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Mandana Rasti

Farzaneh Motamed, Maryam Monajemzadeh, Soroush Seifirad, Mandana Ashrafi, Abbas Rasti, Fatemeh Mahjoub
BACKGROUND: Liver storage diseases are rare biochemical and inherited diseases that affect multiorgan systems. OBJECTIVES: This study was performed to determine the rate of storage diseases and their types in liver pathology specimens of subjects who were referred to a tertiary pediatric center. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Two pathologists evaluated 2216 pathology specimens (stained with hematoxylin and eosin and periodic acid-Schiff) from subjects who were referred to the largest pediatric tertiary referral center in Iran between 1996 and 2007...
August 2011: Hepatitis Monthly
Jonathan Afilalo, Mandana Rasti, Samuel M Ohayon, Avi Shimony, Mark J Eisenberg
AIMS: The benefits of off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) continue to be debated, in part due to the fact that pooled effects fail to consider differences in trial and patient characteristics. We sought to analyse the contemporary evidence for OPCAB vs. conventional coronary artery bypass (CCAB), incorporating recent larger trials, and adjusting for differences in trials using a technique known as meta-regression. METHODS AND RESULTS: We systematically reviewed MEDLINE, EMBASE, and the Cochrane database for published and unpublished randomized trials of OPCAB vs...
May 2012: European Heart Journal
Mandana Rasti, Mark Blostein
Abciximab is a potent antiplatelet agent that is increasingly being used to prevent ischemic complications of percutaneous coronary revascularization. Thrombocytopenia, including acute profound thrombocytopenia, has been reported to occur with this agent, but usually within 1 to 2 days of exposure. We report the case of a woman aged 68 years who presented with profound delayed thrombocytopenia 9 days after a second exposure to abciximab. She was treated successfully with intravenous immunoglobulin with complete resolution of the thrombocytopenia and no subsequent recurrences...
November 2011: Canadian Journal of Cardiology
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