Children who become overweight by age 2 years have significantly greater risks of long-term health problems, and children in low-income communities, where rates of low adult literacy are highest, are at increased risk of developing obesity.
Org 10172 provided adequate anticoagulation for this patient. An excellent correlation between anti-factor Xa activity and ACT was observed at the doses used for CPB.
Background and methods: Because time to presentation to the hospital affects time to treatment and is known to be important in acute myocardial infarction, we evaluated this variable in patients with unstable angina/non-ST segment elevation myocar
Prognostication is the science by which clinicians estimate a patient's expected outcome.
We report the a case of hugging balloons through an 8-French guiding catheter to stabilize an ectatic right coronary artery following failed thrombolytic therapy in the setting of acute myocardial infarction.
BACKGROUND: Aneurysms of the transverse aortic arch, especially those involving the mid to distal arch, are technically challenging to repair with conventional open techniques.
BACKGROUND: Lung cancer screening (LCS) is now recommended for people at high risk of dying of lung cancer.
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a risk factor for problematic cannabis use.
BACKGROUND: Failure to review and follow up on outpatient test results in a timely manner represents a patient safety and malpractice concern.
Background: Preparedness regarding prognosis and treatment options enables patients to cope with uncertainties, make value-based treatment decisions, and set treatment goals.