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Babu K Suresh KS Department of Respiratory Medicine, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, Portsmouth, Hampshire, - - 2014
Current guidelines limit regular use of inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) to a specific subgroup of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in whom the forced expiratory volume in 1 s is <60% of predicted and who have frequent exacerbations. In these patients, there is evidence that ICS reduce the frequency of ...
Wall Michael - - 2014
Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) is a disease of unknown cause typically affecting obese women in the childbearing years. Although headache is the most common symptom, the major morbidity of IIH is visual loss, with 5% to 10% of patients progressing to blindness. While about 95% of patients with IIH have ...
Knabe M M Department of Internal Medicine II, HSK Wiesbaden (Teaching Hospital of the University of Mainz), Wiesbaden, - - 2014
Background and Study Aims: Serrated polyposis syndrome is a rare condition in which multiple serrated lesions develop all over the colon, which is thought to be associated with an increased risk for the development of cancer. The aim of this study was to investigate the feasibility of endoscopic treatment and ...
Hsu Po-Chao PC Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan; Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, - - 2014
Previous studies demonstrated CHADS2 score and impaired renal function were both associated with ankle-brachial index (ABI) < 0.9 in patients without atrial fibrillation (AF). Hence, we hypothesized the R2CHADS2 score had a significant correlation with ABI < 0.9 and the aim of this study was to validate this association in non-AF patients. A total ...
Chen Liping L Department of Gastroenterology (LC, WW, RZ, JL, MH, FZ, BX), Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan Univeristy; Hubei Clinical Center and Key Laboratory of Intestinal and Colorectal Disease (BX), Wuhan; Department of Medicine and Therapeutics (SCN), Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Science, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Department of Gastroenterology (XW, KW), Xijing Hospital of the Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an, China; Department of Gastroenterology/Hepatology (BS), The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA; and Department of Gastroenterology (MAK), St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne, - - 2014
The intestinal microbiota plays an important role in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and geographical and genetic backgrounds impact the composition of the intestinal microbiota. However, there is a lack of evidence regarding the overall changes and characteristics of fecal-associated microbiota (FAM) and mucosa-associated microbiota (MAM) in Chinese ...
Guo Ling L Department of Cardiology, Shandong Provincial Hospital affiliated to Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong 250021, - - 2014
The plasma N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) level is frequently elevated in dyspnoeic patients and increasingly used in emergency departments to assess the cause of acute dyspnea. In this study we prospectively tested NT-proBNP levels in patients with congestive heart failure (CHF) and/or acute pulmonary embolism (APE) and determined the ...
Li Hongling H Department of Gastroenterology, the Affiliated Huai'an Hospital of Xuzhou Medical College, Huai'an, Jiangsu Provinc 223002, China. Email: - - 2014
The causes and mechanisms of chronic diarrhea are complex. This study aimed to explore the relationship between chronic diarrhea with normal colonoscopy findings and terminal ileum lesions. All cases were collected from January 2009 to June 2010. The 40 patients in the patient group had chronic diarrhea with normal colonoscopy ...
Cheng Tao T Department of Rheumatology, First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Suzhou, Jiangsu 215000, - - 2014
Bone damage around the joints is one of the major pathophysiological mechanisms that leads to rheumatoid arthritis (RA) chronic disability. Serum tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase 5b (TRACP-5b) is secreted by osteoclasts, its activity can be used as a clinically relevant bone resorption marker. The aim of this study was to test ...
Clausi Silvia S Ataxia Lab, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy; Department of Psychology, 'Sapienza' University of Rome, - - 2014
Thirty patients with cerebellar ataxia and 40 healthy volunteers underwent 7 days of mood monitoring using a new device requiring a low motor load. Its convergent validity and compliance were tested. The measurements resulted consistent with validated scale scores. Patients׳ motor impairment did not affect the compliance.
Zhang Ping P Department of Dermatology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, 430030, China, - - 2014
As one of the most serious types of psoriasis, pathogenesis of erythrodermic psoriasis (EP) is unclear so far. In this study, we aimed to detect the levels of Th1/Th2 cytokine-associated transcription factors and T-lymphocyte clone in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) derived from EP patients, and gene expression level of ...
Li De-Min DM Department of Gastroenterology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, 430030, China, - - 2014
In order to investigate the safety and efficacy of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatograpy (ERCP) in liver cirrhosis patients with common bile duct stones, we retrospectively analyzed data of 46 common bile duct stones patients with liver cirrhosis who underwent ERCP between 2000 and 2008. There were 12 cases of Child-Pugh A, ...
AlQahtani Awad A The Division of Surgical Oncology, McGill University, Montréal, Que., and the Division of General Surgery, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi - - 2014
Parathyroid dysfunction leading to symptomatic hypocalcemia is not uncommon following a total or completion thyroidectomy and is often associated with significant patient morbidity and a prolonged hospital stay. A simple, reliable indicator to identify patients at risk would permit earlier pharmacologic prophylaxis to avoid these adverse outcomes. We examined the ...
Londoño Diana D Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, - - 2014
Endothelial cell growth factor (ECGF) was recently identified as the first autoantigen known to be a target of T cell and B cell responses in ~20% of patients with antibiotic-refractory Lyme arthritis. The goal of the current study was to look for a pathologic correlate between ECGF autoantibody responses and ...
Litinsky Irena I Department of Rheumatology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel, - - 2014
The objective of the study was to combine ultrasonographic (US) with clinical findings for comparing the effect of adalimumab (ADA) to methotrexate (MTX) on the thickness of tendons and enthesis in psoriatic arthritis (PsA) patients. Forty-three consecutive PsA patients were examined at baseline and after 6 and 12 weeks of treatment ...
López-Riquelme N N Clinical Laboratory, General University Hospital, Elche, Spain, - - 2014
To investigate the levels of endothelin-1 (ET-1), homocysteine (Hcy), vitamins A, E, B12 and folic acid in plasma of patients with different types of glaucoma: primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) and normotensive glaucoma (NTG). Patients were classified into 3 groups: group POAG comprised 48 patients, group NTG comprised 15 patients, and ...
Romero Roberto R Perinatology Research Branch, Program for Perinatal Research and Obstetrics, Division of Intramural Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA; Perinatology Research Branch, Program for Perinatal Research and Obstetrics, Division of Intramural Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Detroit, MI, USA; Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, - - 2014
Inflammation and infection play a major role in preterm birth. The purpose of this study was to (i) determine the prevalence and clinical significance of sterile intra-amniotic inflammation and (ii) examine the relationship between amniotic fluid (AF) concentrations of high mobility group box-1 (HMGB1) and the interval from amniocentesis to ...
Volokhina Elena B EB Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Radboud university medical center, Nijmegen, The - - 2014
Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) is associated with (genetic) alterations in alternative complement pathway. Nevertheless, comprehensive evidence that the complement system in aHUS patients is more prone to activation is still lacking. Therefore, we performed a thorough analysis of complement activation in acute phase and in remission of this disease. ...
Richez Christophe C Hôpital Pellegrin, Département de Rhumatologie , CHU Bordeaux, Place Amélie Raba Léon, 33076 Bordeaux , France - - 2014
Introduction: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic, painful and debilitating autoimmune disease. Although the outcome for patients with RA has improved markedly in the past decades, adequate disease control cannot be achieved in a substantial proportion of patients. Since RA is a syndrome with different biological subsets, new drugs with ...
Khan Aakif Ullah AU Institute of Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine (IRNUM), Peshawar, Pakistan, - - 2014
The trans-splenic portal scintigraphy (TPS) was evaluated as a diagnostic tool in the post viral hepatitis cirrhotic patients of various classes of Child Pugh's (CP) classification. The main aim was to determine the portosystemic shunt index (PSSI) and to compare the results with various clinical grades of disease severity in ...
Hoffmann Anika A Department of Pediatrics, Klinikum Oldenburg, Medical Campus University Oldenburg, Oldenburg, - - 2014
Context: Childhood craniopharyngiomas (CP) are known to be associated with an increased risk of excessive weight gain and hypothalamic obesity. Atypical clinical manifestations include the development of a diencephalic syndrome (DS) with a failure to thrive or maintain weight at appropriate BMI. Cases and Methods: In a retrospective study we ...
Tang Wen W Division of Nephrology, Peking University Third Hospital , Beijing , China - - 2014
Abstract Objectives: To investigate phospholipids (PLs) biomarkers in predicting outcome of patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis (PD). Materials and methods: Twenty PD patients were followed using baseline plasma PLs with an improved online two-dimensional liquid chromatography-quadrupole time-of-flight mass spectrometry system. Results: Significant differences were observed in eight PL species with sphingomyelin ...
Eriguchi Rieko R Fukuoka Renal Clinic, Fukuoka, - - 2014
Previous epidemiological evidence has suggested that responsiveness to erythropoiesis-stimulating agents (ESAs) is related to prognosis in hemodialysis (HD) patients. We investigated the effects of hyporesponsiveness to ESA on mortality and cardiovascular events in Japanese HD patients, taking modifying factors into account. A total of 2,905 Japanese HD patients aged ≥18 years ...
Alapati Akhila N AN Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, 92093, United - - 2014
Purpose: To analyze the genetic test results of probands referred to eyeGENE® with a diagnosis of hereditary maculopathy. Methods: Patients with best macular dystrophy (BMD), doyne honey comb retinal dystrophy (DHRD), sorsby fundus dystrophy (SFD), or late-onset retinal degeneration (LORD) were screened for mutations in BEST1, EFEMP1, TIMP3, and CTRP5, ...
Sugiyama A A Department of Dermatology, National Fukuoka Hospital, National Hospital Organization, 4-39-1, Yakatabaru, Minami-ku, Fukuoka 811-1394, Japan. Electronic address: - - 2014
The precise pathogenesis of chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) remains unknown. However, an important association between CSU and autoimmune disorders such as Hashimoto's disease (HD) has been reported. We investigated the frequency of HD as a comorbidity of CSU and the prevalence rate of autoreactivity among CSU patients with HD. The ...
Kawano Tomohiro T Department of Neurology, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan. Electronic address: - - 2014
The safety of intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (IV tPA) therapy for patients with an aortic aneurysm or undergoing aortic graft replacement has not been established. We evaluated the incidence, bleeding site, coagulation factors, and clinical outcomes of patients treated with IV tPA for acute stroke. Between October 2005 and ...
Tan Lee A LA Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center, 1725 W Harrison Street, Suite 855, Chicago, IL 60612, - - 2014
Cervical stenosis (CS) and multiple sclerosis (MS) are two common conditions with distinctive pathophysiology but overlapping clinical manifestations. The uncertainty involved in attributing worsening symptoms to CS in patients with MS due to extremely high prevalence of asymptomatic radiological CS makes treatment decisions challenging. A retrospective review was performed analyzing ...
Matsumoto Ryusaku R Division of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7-5-2 Kusunoki-cho, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0017, - - 2014
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) are frequently observed in patients with adult growth hormone deficiency (AGHD) and short-term GH replacement therapy (GHRT) has reportedly been efficacious in NAFLD and NASH. The aim of this study was to investigate whether long-term GHRT is an effective treatment for ...
Kumaravel Arthi A Center of Excellence for Barrett's Esophagus, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA and Department of Biostatistics, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, - - 2014
Barrett's esophagus (BE) and colorectal neoplasms share similar risk factors. Previous studies have shown variable prevalence of colon polyps in patients with BE. Our aims were to determine the prevalence and incidence of colon polyps in patients with BE, compared to those without BE. In this case-control study, the study ...
Al-Khabori Murtadha M Department of Hematology, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital , Muscat , Oman - - 2014
Abstract Historically, renal involvement has not been a commonly recognized complication in patients with β-thalassemia major (β-TM). Herein, we studied the impact of iron overload on glomerular filtration rate (GFR) estimated by cystatin C based GFR (Cyst C eGFR). We enrolled 149 patients with β-TM in a cross sectional study ...
Srivastava D D Department of Gastroenterology, Microbiology and Urology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, - - 2014
Low-grade inflammation (controlled by pro and anti-inflammatory molecules), induced by gut microbes in patients with small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO), may be associated with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Polymorphisms of IL-RA gene (anti-inflammatory) was evaluated in IBS and healthy subjects (HS); small intestinal mucosal IL-1α and β levels (pro-inflammatory) in ...
Amengual Julià L JL University of Barcelona - - 2014
Stroke induces a loss of neural function, but it triggers a complex amount of mechanisms to compensate the associated functional impairment. The present study aims to increase our understanding on the functional re-shape of the motor system observed in chronic stroke patients during the preparation and the execution of movements. ...
Trzeciak Stephen S 1Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Camden, NJ. 2Department of Critical Care Medicine and The Safar Center for Resuscitation Research, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. 3Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Camden, NJ. 4Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Camden, - - 2014
Sepsis treatment guidelines recommend macrocirculatory hemodynamic optimization; however, microcirculatory dysfunction is integral to sepsis pathogenesis. We aimed to test the hypothesis that following macrocirculatory optimization, inhaled nitric oxide would improve microcirculation in patients with sepsis and that improved microcirculation would improve lactate clearance and multiple organ dysfunction. Randomized, sham-controlled clinical ...
Jang J Y JY Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Digestive Disease Center, Institute for Digestive Research, College of Medicine, Soonchunhyang University, Seoul, South - - 2014
The relationship between relative adrenal insufficiency (RAI) and chronic liver disease is unclear. To determine the frequency with which RAI is observed in noncritically ill patients at various stages of chronic liver disease, and the correlation between RAI and disease severity and long-term mortality. In total, 71 non-critically ill patients ...
Raaphorst Joost J From the Departments of Neurology (J.R., A.J.v.d.K., B.S., M.d.V.) and Radiology (P.F.C.G., C.B.M.), Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam; Departments of Psychiatry (D.J.V.) and Anatomy and Neurosciences (Y.D.v.d.W.), VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam; Department of Psychology (B.S.), University of Amsterdam; Neuroimaging Center (M.-J.v.T.), University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen; Brain Center Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience (L.H.v.d.B), Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht; Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience (E.A., Y.D.v.d.W.), an Institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Amsterdam; Department of Neurology (J.R.), Radboud University Medical Center Nijmegen, the Netherlands; and Department of Clinical Neurosciences (E.A.), University of Cambridge, UK. - - 2014
To examine brain activation patterns during verbal fluency performance in patients with progressive muscular atrophy (PMA) and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). fMRI was used to examine the blood oxygen level-dependent response during letter and category fluency performance in 18 patients with PMA, 21 patients with ALS, and 17 healthy control ...
Min Y W YW Department of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, - - 2014
The risk of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) associated with proton pump inhibitor (PPI) use has been raised in cirrhotic patients with ascites. However, this is based on case-control studies, often with a small series. To determine whether PPI use increases the risk of SBP using a large cohort. This retrospective ...
Edwin Frank F National Cardiothoracic Centre, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana frankedwingh@gmail.com - - 2014
Sickle-cell patients undergo cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) surgery in our institution without perioperative exchange transfusion. We sought to determine whether this protocol increased mortality or important sickle-cell-related complications. We adopted a 1:1 matched-pair case-control methodology to evaluate the safety of our protocol. Sickle-cell patients who underwent CPB between January 1995 and ...
Roch Alexandra M AM Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, - - 2014
The International Consensus Guidelines (ICG) stratify risk for malignancy in patients with intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN) into three progressive categories according to whether patients show 'no criteria', 'worrisome features' (WFs) or 'high-risk stigmata' (HRS). This study was conducted to test the hypothesis that type (clinical versus radiological) and quantity ...
Casale Garrett G *Departments of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia; and †Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, - - 2014
To estimate the prevalence of external auditory canal (EAC) stenosis in patients with congenital aural atresia (CAA) and the prevalence of acquired ear canal cholesteatoma in patients with EAC stenosis and to identify risk factors that may predict the presence of ear canal cholesteatoma in those patients. Retrospective chart review. ...
Wang Gan-Nan GN Department of Emergency, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu 210029, PR - - 2014
Serum cystatin C has been established as a predictor of cardiovascular events. The aim of this study was to evaluate the role of cystatin C in determining the presence and the severity of patients with coronary artery disease (CAD). A total of 936 subjects without overt renal disease were included ...
Nascimbeni Fabio F Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Hôpital Pitié Salpêtrière, INSERM U938, CdR Saint-Antoine, Paris, France; Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, - - 2014
& Aims: Transient elastometry is a non-invasive procedure used to measure fibrosis when patients are diagnosed with liver disease; it might be used to monitor changes over time. We investigated whether there are short-term variations in stiffness measurements not attributable to changes in fibrosis by studying patients with stable liver ...
Wolf W Asher WA Center for Esophageal Diseases and Swallowing University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC; Center for Gastrointestinal Biology and Disease, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, - - 2014
Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is commonly treated with swallowed (topical) corticosteroids (tCS). However, few factors have been described that predict outcomes of steroid therapy. We aimed to identify factors associated with non-response to tCS and report outcomes of second-line treatment for patients with steroid-refractory EoE. We performed a retrospective cohort study, ...
Yang Ai-Ping AP Department of Clinical laboratory Centre of Zhejiang Xiaoshan Hospital, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 311202, China. Electronic address: - - 2014
To determine whether the combination of tumor markers (CA72-4, CA125, CA19-9 and CEA) could increase the sensitivity and accuracy for in the diagnosis of Gastric cancer (GC). This study is a retrospective analysis. A total of 426 patients, including 106 patients with GC, 149 patients with benign gastric diseases and ...
Xu Nan N Department of Radiology, East Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, No. 150, Jimo Road, Shanghai 200120, China. Electronic address: - - 2014
To evaluate the incidence of coronary in-stent restenosis (ISR) and neointimal proliferation by coronary CT angiography (CCTA) at 1-year follow-up in asymptomatic patients. 234 patients (mean age: 67±10.2 years, range 39-88 years, 180 males and 54 females) with 379 stents were prospectively enrolled in this study. Binary ISR was classified ...
Balato N N Department of Dermatology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, - - 2014
Psoriasis is a common chronic multifactorial disease which can result in restrictions to social and recreational activities. Psoriasis subjects are at high risk to develop metabolic and cardiovascular diseases. Physical activity, a vital component in prevention and management of these diseases, is reported to be potentially associated in a negative ...
Cavinato Marianna M Neurophysiology Department, San Camillo Foundation, Institute of Care and Research, Via Alberoni, 70, 30126, Venice, Italy, - - 2014
Evaluation of consciousness needs to be supported by the evidence of brain activation during external stimulation in patients with unresponsive wakefulness syndrome (UWS). Assessment of patients should include techniques that do not depend on overt motor responses and allow an objective investigation of the spontaneous patterns of brain activity. In ...
Urrutia Julio J Department of Orthopedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 352, Santiago, Chile, - - 2014
The prevalence of spondylolysis reported from radiograph-based studies has been questioned in recent computed tomography (CT)-based studies in adults; however, no new data are available in pediatric patients. Spina bifida occulta (SBO), which has been associated to spondylolysis, may be increasing its prevalence, according to recent studies in adults in ...
Krishna Mamidipudi T MT Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, UK; Warwick Medical School, Warwick, UK; University of - - 2014
This is the first multi-centre retrospective survey from UK to evaluate the aetiology and diagnostic performance of tryptase in anaphylaxis during general anaesthesia (GA). Data was retrospectively collected (2005-12) from 161 patients [mean ± SD, 50 ± 15 years] referred to 4 regional UK centres. Receiver Operating Characteristic curves (ROC) ...
Goltz Diane D Institute of Pathology, University of Bonn, Sigmund-Freud-Str. 25, 53105, Bonn, Germany, - - 2014
Heterozygous α1-antitrypsin deficiency type PiZ (PiMZ) results in chronic liver injury and predisposes to hepatocellular carcinoma. Gene frequency of the PiZ allele ranges from 0.005 to 0.027 in Western and Central Europe; therefore, there is a substantial risk of coincidence with chronic alcohol abuse. This retrospective case-control study evaluates the ...
Weiss Aner A Laboratory for Gait and Neurodynamics, Movement Disorders Unit, Department of Neurology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman Street, 64239, Tel Aviv, - - 2014
Previous studies conducted in laboratory settings suggest that the gait pattern in between freezing of gait (FOG) episodes is abnormal among patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) who suffer from FOG (i.e., "freezers"), compared to those who do not (i.e., "non-freezers"). We evaluated whether long-term recordings also reveal gait alterations in ...
Sugawara T T Department of Neurosurgery, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan - - - 2014
Normal pressure hydrocephalus frequently develops after subarachnoid hemorrhage. It can often be difficult, however, to predict shunt dependency. The purpose of this study was to identify predictors of shunt--dependent normal pressure hydrocephalus (SDNPH) after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH). The incidence of SDNPH in 139 consecutive patients who underwent surgery for ...
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