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Saeedeh Shenavandeh, Razieh Naseri
OBJECTIVE: Systemic sclerosis (SSc) is an uncommon non-hereditary sporadic disease that increases the risk of premature death, especially in diffuse type. We determined the prevalence of SSc in the last 13 years in our rheumatologic hospitals as a referral center for southern Iranian patients, the causes of hospitalization, the average length of stay (LOS), the mortality rate, and the reason for their mortality. MATERIAL AND METHODS: A cross-sectional study was performed in Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran...
2017: Reumatologia
Julio Sandoval Zarate, Carlos Jerjes-Sanchez, Alicia Ramirez-Rivera, Tomas Pulido Zamudio, Pedro Gutierrez-Fajardo, Jose Elizalde Gonzalez, Mario Seoane Garcia De Leon, Miguel Beltran Gamez, Francisco Moreno Hoyos Abril, Rodolfo Parra Michel, Humberto Garcia Aguilar
OBJECTIVE: REMEHIP is a prospective, multicentre registry on pulmonary hypertension. The main objective will be to identify the clinical profile, medical care, therapeutic trends and outcomes in adult and pediatric Mexican patients with well-characterized pulmonary hypertension. METHODS: REMEHIP a multicenter registry began in 2015 with a planned recruitment time of 12 months and a 4-year follow-up. The study population will comprise a longitudinal cohort study, collecting data on patients with prevalent and incident pulmonary hypertension...
January 2017: Archivos de Cardiología de México
Mariusz Kózka, Michał Natkaniec, Jerzy Hankus, Łukasz Budziaszek
INTRODUCTION: Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is one of the most dangerous complication that could occur in patiens treated in surgical ward. Threat is increased due to presence of additional, apart from surgical procedures, risk factors. It is assesed, that approximately 50 000 patients are at risk of VTE yearly in Poland, 20 000 of them develop pulmonary thromboembolism during hospitalisation, which is fatal in 10% of cases. AIM: Aim of the study was to asses presence of VTE risk factors in the group of patients treated in the 2nd Chair of Surgery Jagiellonian University Medical College and to analyse applied prophylaxis...
2009: Przegla̧d Lekarski
Nazzareno Galiè, Adam Torbicki, Robyn Barst, Philippe Dartevelle, Sheila Haworth, Tim Higenbottam, Horst Olschewski, Andrew Peacock, Giuseppe Pietra, Lewis J Rubin, Gerald Simonneau
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May 2005: Revista Española de Cardiología
Rodolfo Fred Behrsin, Cyro Teixeira da Silva Junior, José Manoel Gabetto, Oriane de Almeida Santana Lima
BACKGROUND: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (CPOD) is an important problem in Brazil and other countries. The clinical treatment of ambulatory patients is now reasonably standardized. Lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS) is an alternative of surgical treatment of emphysema (aside from lung transplantation). OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to analyse patient selection criteria for LVRS. METHODS: This study was carried out using a sample of 31 patients referred to and given assistance to at the Smoking and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Outpatient Ward Antonio Pedro Hospital, who were evaluated to check whether or not they could be eligible for LVRS...
July 2003: Revista da Associação Médica Brasileira
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