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Toll-like receptor activation as a biomarker in traumatically injured patients
(Journal of Surgical Research, 2018-11-01)
© 2018 Elsevier Inc. Background: Surgical insult and trauma have been shown to cause dysregulation of the immune and inflammatory responses. Interaction of damage-associated molecular patterns (DAMPs) with toll-like receptors ...
Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction Expert Panel Report: Current Controversies and Implications for Clinical Trials
(JACC: Heart Failure, 2018-08-01)
© 2018 American College of Cardiology Foundation The number of persons with heart failure has continued to rise over the last several years. Approximately one-half of those living with heart failure have heart failure with ...
Could the Use of an Enhanced Recovery Protocol in Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy be an Incentive for Live Kidney Donation?
Gastrointestinal (GI) recovery after major abdominal surgery can be delayed from an ongoing need for narcotic analgesia thereby prolonging hospitalization. Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) is a multimodal perioperative ...
Gastrointestinal morbidity as primary outcome measure in studies comparing crystalloid and colloid within a goal-directed therapy.
(British journal of anaesthesia, 2015-01)
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In reply: Fluid management issues in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society standards
(Canadian Journal of Anesthesia, 2015-08-23)
Functional Relevance of Improbable Antibody Mutations for HIV Broadly Neutralizing Antibody Development.
(Cell host & microbe, 2018-06)
HIV-1 broadly neutralizing antibodies (bnAbs) require high levels of activation-induced cytidine deaminase (AID)-catalyzed somatic mutations for optimal neutralization potency. Probable mutations occur at sites of frequent ...
A systematic review and consensus definitions for standardised end-points in perioperative medicine: pulmonary complications.
(British journal of anaesthesia, 2018-05)
There is a need for robust, clearly defined, patient-relevant outcome measures for use in randomised trials in perioperative medicine. Our objective was to establish standard outcome measures for postoperative pulmonary ...
Perioperative fluid and hemodynamic management within an enhanced recovery pathway.
(Journal of surgical oncology, 2017-10)
Goal-directed fluid therapy (GDFT) seeks to improve outcomes through individualized optimization of oxygen delivery using IV fluid and vasoactive infusions. Trials of GDFT show clinical benefits over traditional liberal ...
Enhanced Recovery and the Changing Landscape of Major Abdominal Surgery
(Anesthesiology Clinics, 2015-01-01)