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Ahmed Osman O Department of Radiology, University of Chicago Medicine, 5841 S. Maryland Ave., MC 2026, Chicago, IL 60636. Electronic address: - - 2014
To investigate the value of collateral vein embolization (CVE) as a salvage treatment for nonmaturing native arteriovenous fistulae (AVFs) in patients requiring hemodialysis. A total of 49 patients undergoing CVE (N = 65) for immature native AVFs at a single institution were reviewed. The study included 42 patients treated by ...
Migaud H H Service d'orthopédie C, département universitaire de chirurgie orthopédique et de traumatologie, hôpital Salengro, CHRU de Lille, place de Verdun, 59037 Lille, France; Faculté de médecine, université Lille-Nord-de-France, place de Verdun, 589045 Lille, France. Electronic address: - - 2014
The results of total hip arthroplasty (THA) in congenital dislocation of the hip (CDH) are well known, but such is not the case for the impact of prior conservative surgery on THA function and survivorship. The present study compared THA in CDH with prior conservative bone surgery (BS group) versus ...
Shen C C Department of Orthopedics, Affiliated Hospital of Guilin Medical College, 541001 Guilin, Guangxi, China. Electronic address: - - 2014
Although cross-linked polyethylene is resistant to wear in comparison to conventional polyethylene, it remains unknown whether it can decrease the wear-related revision rate of total hip arthroplasty. To determine whether cross-linked polyethylene decreases the wear-related revision rate of total hip arthroplasty compared with conventional polyethylene. Electronic databases, including PubMed, EMBASE, ...
Afzal Muhammad R MR Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Hospital & Medical Center, Kansas City, - - 2014
Left atrial appendage (LAA) is a well-known source of atrial arrhythmia and atrial fibrillation (AF). We postulated that LAA exclusion using the LARIAT device would decrease the AF burden. A total of 50 patients with AF and cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIEDs) who underwent successful LAA exclusion were enrolled in ...
Lim Hyo Seok HS Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea; Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of - - 2014
Inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) is recommended in the management of patients with asthma-chronic obstructive pulmonary disease overlap syndrome (ACOS), but its effectiveness has not been clearly proved. To evaluate whether ICS has effects on outcomes of ACOS. In this observational 12-year retrospective cohort study involving 125 patients with ACOS from Seoul ...
Nich C C Department of Traumatology and Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical school Paris 5 René-Descartes, European Hospital of Paris, Assistance publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, 20-40, rue Leblanc, 75908 Paris cedex 15, France. Electronic address: - - 2014
Partial tearing of the infraspinatus and/or subscapularis tendon(s) is frequently associated with supraspinatus full-thickness tears. However, limited data regarding its influence on supraspinatus surgical repair is available. Our aim was to assess the functional and anatomical outcomes of open repair of supraspinatus full-thickness tears combined with adjacent partial tearing, comparatively ...
Haneya Assad A Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Regensburg, Regensburg, - - 2014
Objectives Re-exploration after cardiac surgery remains a frequent complication with adverse outcomes. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of timing and indication of re-exploration on outcome. Methods A retrospective, observational study on a cohort of 209 patients, who underwent re-exploration after cardiac surgery between January 2005 and December ...
Bove Tiziana T IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, - - 2014
No effective pharmaceutical agents have yet been identified to treat acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery. To determine whether fenoldopam reduces the need for renal replacement therapy in critically ill cardiac surgery patients with acute kidney injury. Multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study from March 2008 to April 2013 in ...
Berger K K Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, Michallon Hospital, and Joseph Fourier University,Grenoble, France. Grenoble, F--38000 France - - - 2014
Stroke volume variation (SVV) during mechanical ventilation predicts preload responsiveness. We hypothesized that the prone position would alter the performance of this dynamic indicator. Two parallel groups of ventilated neurosurgical patients with low tidal volume (6--8 ml.kg--1) were studied before surgical incision. SVV was measured at T0, T15 and T30 ...
Jussen D D Department of Neurosurgery, Dr. Horst Schmidt Kliniken Wiesbad - - - 2014
The rupture of an intracranial aneurysm leading to subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH) is frequently complicated by an extensive intracerebral hematoma (ICH). ICH represents a factor that worsens clinical outcome either due to early or delayed critical increase of intracranial pressure (ICP). Data on the management of aneurysmal ICH are lacking. Besides ...
Riachy Edward E Cincinnati children's Hospital Medical Center, Pediatric Urology , 3333 Burnet Ave , Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, 45229 ; - - 2014
Objective: To determine the applicability and long-term outcome of endoscopic injection of dextranomer/hyaluronic acid (Dx/HA) to correct incontinence in patients who had previously undergone continent urinary reconstruction. Methods: A retrospective cohort study was performed of all patients who underwent Dx/HA injection at our institution from January 2001 to June 2011. ...
Chen Yen-I YI Division of Gastroenterology, McGill University Health Center, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, - - 2014
Background and study aims: TC-325 is a novel endoscopic hemostatic powder. Our aim was to describe a single-center experience with the use of TC-325 in the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract, while for the first time attempting to determine how long the powder remains on a lesion. Patients and methods: ...
Koutsiaris Aristotle G AG Bio-Medical Informatics Laboratory, Department of Medical Laboratories, School of Health Sciences, Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Thessaly, Larissa, - - 2014
The axial blood velocity (Vax) association with microvessel diameter (D) was studied at 104 different postcapillary venules (4 μm < D < 24 μm) and 30 different precapillary arterioles (6 μm ≤ D ≤ 12 μm) in the human conjunctiva of normal healthy humans. Venular diameter sizes were classified as ...
Brück S S Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, University Hospital of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany; Department of Cardioanaesthesia, University Hospital of Ulm, Ulm, - - 2014
In-line stabilisation of the neck can increase the difficulty of tracheal intubation with direct laryngoscopy. We randomly assigned 56 patients with cervical spine pathology scheduled for elective surgery to tracheal intubation using either the C-MAC(®) (n = 26) or GlideScope(®) (n = 30), when the head and neck were stabilised in-line. There was no ...
Han Joseph K JK Divisions of Rhinology and Endoscopic Sinus-Skull Base Surgery and Allergy, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, - - 2014
Patients with recurrent sinonasal polyposis after endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) have limited treatment options. This study evaluated the safety and efficacy of a bioabsorbable steroid-eluting implant with 1350 μg of mometasone furoate for its ability to dilate obstructed ethmoid sinuses, reduce polyposis, and reestablish sinus patency. This was a randomized, ...
Tebé Cristian C Agència de Qualitat i Avaluació Sanitàries de Catalunya (AQuAS), Barcelona, Spain; Red de Investigación en Servicios de Salud en Enfermedades Crónicas (REDISSEC), Valencia, - - 2014
The Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia (AQuAS) developed a system for the prioritization of patients on non-urgent waiting lists for cataract as well as knee and hip arthroplasty. The aim was to evaluate the impact of the priority system's application for primary knee arthroplasty (PKA). A retrospective ...
Napolitano Mariasanta M Mariasanta Napolitano, Giorgia Saccullo, Alessandra Malato, Delia Sprini, Lucio Lo Coco, Salvatrice Mancuso, Alessandra Casuccio, Giovam Battista Rini, and Sergio Siragusa, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo; Walter Ageno, Università dell'Insubria, Varese; Davide Imberti, Ospedale di Piacenza, Piacenza; Doris Mascheroni, Istituto Clinico Villa Aprica, Como; Eugenio Bucherini, Ospedale di Faenza, Faenza Ravenna; Pina Gallucci, Centro Regionale Oncologico Basilicata, Rionero in Volture; Andrea D'Alessio, Policlinico San Marco, Zingonia; Tullia Prantera, Ospedale S. Giovanni di Dio, Crotone; Pietro Spadaro, Villa Salus, Messina; Stefano Rotondo, Centro Studi Neurolesi; Oreste Urbano, Ospedale Piemonte, Messina; Pierpaolo Di Micco, Ospedale Fatebenefratelli, Napoli; Vincenzo Oriana, Azienda Ospedaliera di Reggio Calabria, Reggio Calabria; Francesco Recchia, Ospedale di Avezzano, Avezzano; and Angelo Ghirarduzzi, Azienda Ospedaliera di Reggio Emilia Arcispedale S. Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, - - 2014
We evaluated the role of residual vein thrombosis (RVT) to assess the optimal duration of anticoagulants in patients with cancer who have deep vein thrombosis (DVT) of the lower limbs. Patients with active cancer and a first episode of DVT treated with low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) for 6 months ...
Rong Xin X *Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China †Operating Room, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, - - 2014
Study Design. A retrospective study.Objective. To report the clinical outcomes and sagittal kinematics following cervical total disc replacement (TDR). To evaluate the in vivo effect of deviated center of rotation (COR) on flexion/extension range of motion (ROM) at the instrumented level.Summary of Background Data. A few studies showed that the ...
Lau Darryl D 1Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, United States. 2Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, United States. 3University of Nevada, School of Medicine, Las Vegas, NV, United States. 4Silicon Valley Spine Institute, Campbell, CA, United States. 5Norwich Orthopedic Group, North Franklin, CT, United States. 6Private Practice, Amarillo, TX, United States. 7Bronson HealthCare Midwest Spine & Scoliosis Specialists, Kalamazoo, MI, United States. 8Instituto de Patologia da Coluna, Sao Paulo, Brazil. 9Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany. 10College of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, South Korea. 11Chirurgia del Rachide, Padova, Italy. 12Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, United States. 13Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia. 14Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, United States. 15Hey Clinic, Raleigh, NC, United - - 2014
Study Design. Systematic review of literatureObjective. To perform a comprehensive English language systematic literature review of proximal junctional kyphosis (PJK) and proximal junctional failure (PJF), concentrating on incidence, risk factors, HRQOL impact, prevention strategy, outcomes of revision surgery and classification systems.Summary of Background Data. PJK and PJF are well described ...
Cho Jae Hwan JH 1Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea 2KS hospital, Seoul, - - 2014
Study Design. Retrospective comparative study.Objective. To analyze changes in the clinical and radiological factors related to cervical sagittal balance, relative to preoperative T1 slope, in patients with cervical myelopathy following laminoplasty.Summary of Background Data. T1 slope is an important factor that should be considered before laminoplasty. However, until now there ...
Qiao Jun J 1Department of Spine Surgery, the Affiliated Drum Tower Hospital of NanjingUniversity Medical - - 2014
Study Design. A retrospective radiographic study.Objective. To compare the prediction abilities of TPA and other parameters for postoperative sagittal balance, and investigate the relationships betweenthese parameters and health-related quality of life(HRQOL).Summary of Backgroud Data. Using SVA to assess sagittal alignment fails to take account the pelvic compensation. A new parameter ...
Yin Yi-Heng YH *These authors contributed equally to this work and should be considered as co-first authors. †Department of Neurosurgery, PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China ‡Department of Neurosurgery, PLA Navy General Hospital, Beijing, - - 2014
Study Design. Retrospective study of 146 patients with the diagnosis of occipitalization, atlantoaxial dislocation (AAD) and basilar invagination, using a novel surgical treatment strategy.Objectives. To introduce a novel fixation and reduction technique.Summary of Background Data. Atlas occipitalization associated with basilar invagination often result in fixed AAD that need reduction and ...
Singla Anuj A 1Shriners Hospitals for Children, Philadelphia, PA 2Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 3Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego, CA 4NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 5British Columbia Children's Hospital, Vancouver, BC, - - 2014
Study design. A retrospective analysis of a prospectively collected multicenter databaseObjective. To identify the radiographic and clinical outcomes in Lenke 3 curves fused selectively (S) versus non-selectively (NS).Summary of Background Data. Surgical treatment options for Lenke 3 curves include fusion of both curves (NS) or selective thoracic curve fusion (S). ...
Ceresnak Scott R SR Stanford University - Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Electrophysiology - Department of Pediatrics, 750 Welch Road, Suite 305, Palo Alto, CA 94304. Electronic address: - - 2014
Children requiring a permanent epicardial pacemaker(PM) traditionally have a single lead placed on the right ventricle. Lead failure in pacemaker dependent(PMD) children, however, can result in cardiovascular events(CVE) and death. To determine if redundant ventricular lead systems(RVLS) can safeguard against CVE and death in PMD children. Single-center study of PMD ...
Miyazaki Shinsuke S Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut-Lévêque and the Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France. Electronic address: - - 2014
Recurrent peri-mitral atrial tachycardia (AT) is a challenging arrhythmia, yet frequently encountered in the context of atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation. We investigated the clinical characteristics, procedural and clinical outcomes in patients with recurrent peri-mitral AT (PMAT) after AF ablation. Among 520 consecutive ablation procedures for recurrent AT/AF following AF ablation, ...
Nasr Hosaam H Walsall Manor Hospital, Moat Rd, Walsall, West Midlands WS2 9PS. Electronic address: - - 2014
The incidence of localized popliteal disease is rare. Currently, patients presenting with symptomatic popliteal disease are offered femoropopliteal or tibial bypass, if the disease is not amenable to radiological intervention. We feel that popliteal endarterectomy by means of a posterior approach with patch angioplasty as a primary procedure is a ...
Bhattacharyya Rahul - - 2014
Health Economists in Denmark have reported poor outcomes and low and delayed return to work for patients treated for Sub-Acromial Impingement syndrome (SAIS) by Arthroscopic Sub-Acromial Decompression (ASAD). In this setting it is important to evaluate outcomes following this commonly performed operation to justify undertaking it on our patients. The ...
Abdel-Wahab Mohamed M Heart Center, Segeberger Kliniken, Bad Segeberg, - - 2014
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) has developed rapidly in the past few years and is expected to expand further in the near future. A reasonable number of large multicentre registries and randomised clinical trials have been performed, which have provided a considerable quality of evidence necessary to ensure optimal use ...
Attishia Reed R University of Kentucky, D508 Chandler Medical Center University of Kentucky, 800 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, 40536-0297, - - 2014
The purpose of this study is to review the frequency of bracket failure using two different techniques for establishing interim fixation during orthognathic surgery. The first group (standard technique) had a maxillomandibular fixation (MMF) established during surgery by ligating splints to orthodontic appliances. The second group of patients had an ...
Kang Mae-Hwa MH Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Hallym University Medical Center, Anyang, South - - 2014
Percutaneous tunneling (hydrodissection) in the neck and anterior chest in patients undergoing robotic thyroidectomy leads to significant hemodynamic responses such as increases in blood pressure and heart rate. We evaluated whether a single preoperative dexmedetomidine injection attenuated hemodynamic responses to hydrodissection by reducing the half-maximal effective concentration (EC50) of remifentanil ...
Domienik-Karłowicz Justyna J Department of General Medicine and Cardiology, Medical University of Warsaw, Lindley'a 5, 02-005, Warsaw, Poland, - - 2014
The objective of this study was to assess the emerging biochemical markers of arterial remodeling in patients with morbid obesity before and after surgical treatment and to compare the results to a control group. The prospective study included 40 patients with BMI 47.73 ± 6.18 kg/m(2), qualified for elective bariatric surgery and re-examined ...
Teshima Christopher W CW Christopher W Teshima, Sergio Zepeda-Gómez, Suliman H AlShankiti, Gurpal S Sandha, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2X8, - - 2014
To compare magnetic imaging-assisted colonoscopy (MIC) with conventional colonoscopy (CC). Magnetic imaging technology provides a computer-generated image of the shape and position of the colonoscope onto a monitor to give visual guidance to the endoscopist. It is designed to improve colonoscopy performance and tolerability for patients by enabling visualization of ...
Yoshioka Hiroshige H Department of Respiratory Medicine, Kurashiki Central Hospital, 1-1-1, Miwa, Kurashiki-shi, Okayama 710-8602, Japan. Electronic address: - - 2014
More tolerable treatment options are needed for the large number of elderly patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). An analysis of the phase IV POLARSTAR surveillance study examined the safety and efficacy of erlotinib in elderly Japanese patients with previously treated NSCLC. From December 2007 to October 2009, all erlotinib-treated ...
Clark Shannon M SM Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI, United States. Electronic address: - - 2014
After weight loss surgery (WLS), psychosocial functioning, including the quality of social relationships, generally improves, but for a minority, relationships worsen. We examined how changes in relationship stability and quality from pre- to post-WLS relate to long-term weight loss outcomes. Postoperative patients (N=361) completed surveys which queried relationship changes and ...
Schaefer Ulrich U Department of Cardiology, Asklepios Clinics Sankt Georg, Hamburg, Germany. Electronic address: - - 2014
We report on a novel treatment strategy using two clip delivery systems (CDS) simultaneously, after double transseptal puncture, for treatment of severe functional mitral regurgitation. Both CDS were used to titrate for an optimal result in a patient with a severe coaptation gap of both mitral leaflets. The patient was ...
Roberts Donald W DW Northwest Surgical Research Foundation, Vancouver, - - 2014
350 knees were evaluated in a prospective, randomized, double-blinded study of selective patellar resurfacing in primary total knee arthroplasty. Knees with exposed bone on the patellar articular surface were excluded. 327 knees were evaluated at a mean follow-up of 7.8years. 114 knees followed for greater than 10 years were analyzed ...
Ishida Kazunari K Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe Kaisei Hospital, 3-11-15, Shinohara-Kita, Nada, Kobe, 657-0068, Japan, - - 2014
To investigate whether intraoperative kinematics obtained by navigation systems can be divided into several kinematic patterns and to assess the correlation between the intraoperative kinematics with maximum flexion angles before and after total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Fifty-four posterior-stabilised (PS) TKA implanted using an image-free navigation system were evaluated. At registration ...
Alvarez-Diaz Pedro P Mutualidad de Futbolistas, Federación Española de Fútbol - Delegación Cataluña, Ronda Sant Pere 19-21, 08010, Barcelona, Spain, - - 2014
The purpose of this study was to report the mid-to-long-term return to sports after all-inside meniscal repair in competitive football players. All football players undergoing all-inside meniscal repair with a minimum Tegner activity score of 9 and minimum follow-up of 5 years were eligible for inclusion. Patients were excluded if: (a) ...
Elfeky Alaa Eldin AE Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Zagazig University, Zagazig, 4419, Egypt, - - 2014
This study aimed to evaluate the operative outcomes of using gastric pull-up (GPU), pectoralis major myocutaneous flap (PMMF), and jejunal free flap (JFF) to reconstruct the hypopharynx after resection of hypopharyngeal and cervical esophageal carcinoma. Retrospective clinical study. Otolaryngology Department, Zagazig University Hospital, Egypt and Surgical Department, National Cancer Institute, ...
Khan S K SK Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Ashington, NE63 9JJ, UK, - - 2014
Cemented Thompson's prostheses have been used to treat elderly patients with displaced intracapsular hip fractures at our two units for the last 15 years, amid growing support for the use of newer implant designs for hip hemiarthroplasty. This provided us with an opportunity to investigate survival of the Thompson's stem in ...
Mathieu Laurent L Clinic of Traumatology and Orthopaedics, Desgenettes Military Hospital, Lyon, France, - - 2014
The objective of this report was to analyse injury patterns and definitive management of local casualties with multiple blast extremity injuries in the Kabul International Airport Combat Support Hospital. A clinical prospective study was performed from July 2012 to January 2013. Afghan victims of a blast trauma with a minimum ...
Chang Xian X Department of Orthopedics, Xinqiao Hospital, The Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, 400037, People's Republic of - - 2014
The goal of this article is to evaluate the efficacy and the safety of the percutaneous vertebroplasty (PVP) versus percutaneous kyphoplasty (PKP) in dealing with the osteoporotic vertebral compression fracture (OVCF). In July 2014, a comprehensive systematic computer-based online search was performed by using the databases of PubMed, EMBASE, Cochrane ...
Dinov Borislav B Department of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany - - 2014
-The effects of time to referral for catheter ablation (CA) of scar-related ventricular tachycardia (VT) on acute success, VT recurrence and cardiac mortality are unclear. -We investigated 300 patients after CA of sustained VT. CA was performed within 30 days after the first documented VT in 75 (25%) patients (group ...
Whitlow Puja G PG Division of Oncology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, - - 2014
Lumbar punctures are frequently performed in pediatric leukemia for central nervous system leukemic prophylaxis. The contribution of local anesthetic with deep sedation is unknown. The objective was to evaluate EMLA (eutectic mixture of local anesthetics) cream as a pain reliever in conjunction with propofol in the setting of routine lumbar ...
Agostini Paula J - - 2014
Early mobility is considered important in minimising pulmonary complication, length of stay (LOS) and enhancing recovery following major surgery. We aimed to observe and measure the reduction in early postoperative physical activity following major thoracic surgery, identifying any potentially limiting factors, and factors predictive of reduced activity. Patients undergoing thoracotomy ...
Chapla Kevin K Division of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI - - - 2014
Tunneled dialysis catheters (TDCs) continue to be utilized at an alarming rate despite having a higher rate of complications when compared to fistulas and grafts. One of the primary complications of TDCs involves catheter dysfunction resulting in reduced blood flow and poor dialysis adequacy, often requiring catheter removal in addition ...
Ortqvist Lisa L Department of Women's and Children's Health and Centre for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden; Department of Paediatric Surgery, Astrid Lindgren Children's Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, - - 2014
To present data on long-term functional and cosmetic results after hypospadias surgery. Men > 18 years of age with hypospadias treated in Sweden were asked to participate in the study as well as age-matched controls and circumcised men. All participants answered questionnaires and a subgroup was examined during an outpatient ...
Yamashita Y Y Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan. Electronic address: - - 2014
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are used widely, but they may damage the upper gastrointestinal mucosa owing to their mechanism of action. Selective cyclooxygenase 2 (COX-2) inhibitors are known to have a reduced risk for such damage. In this comparative study, the efficacy and safety of the selective COX-2 inhibitor celecoxib ...
Bacharach Jason J North Bay Eye Associates, Sonoma County, - - 2014
AR-13324 is a small-molecule inhibitor of Rho kinase and a norepinephrine transporter. The objective of this 28-day study was to evaluate the ocular hypotensive efficacy and safety of AR-13324 ophthalmic solution compared with a positive control, latanoprost ophthalmic solution, in patients with open-angle glaucoma (OAG) or ocular hypertension (OHT). Double-masked, ...
Gass Alan A Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, New York Medical College, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, N.Y., - - 2014
Objectives: Patients with profound cardiovascular compromise have poor prognosis despite inotropic and intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) support. Peripheral venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (V-A ECMO) offers these patients temporary support as a bridge to various options including the 'bridge to recovery'. Methods: We studied the outcomes of 135 patients who underwent ...
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