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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 ...
Age-Related Adverse Inflammatory and Metabolic Changes Begin Early in Adulthood.
(The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences, 2018-05-22)
Aging is characterized by deleterious immune and metabolic changes, but the onset of these changes is unknown. We measured immune and metabolic biomarkers in adults beginning at age 30. To our knowledge, this is the first ...
American Society for Enhanced Recovery and Perioperative Quality Initiative Joint Consensus Statement on Postoperative Gastrointestinal Dysfunction Within an Enhanced Recovery Pathway for Elective Colorectal Surgery.
(Anesthesia and analgesia, 2018-06)
The primary driver of length of stay after bowel surgery, particularly colorectal surgery, is the time to return of gastrointestinal (GI) function. Traditionally, delayed GI recovery was thought to be a routine and unavoidable ...
American Society for Enhanced Recovery and Perioperative Quality Initiative Joint Consensus Statement on Patient-Reported Outcomes in an Enhanced Recovery Pathway.
(Anesthesia and analgesia, 2018-06)
Patient-reported outcomes (PROs) are measures of health status that come directly from the patient. PROs are an underutilized tool in the perioperative setting. Enhanced recovery pathways (ERPs) have primarily focused on ...
Post-operative opioid pain management patterns for patients who receive hip surgery.
(Substance abuse treatment, prevention, and policy, 2017-03-16)
Identifying optimal, post-operative opioid management strategies is a priority of health providers and government agencies. At present, there are no studies we are aware of that have formally investigated opioid prescribing ...
The Risk of Cardiac Device-Related Infection in Bacteremic Patients Is Species Specific: Results of a 12-Year Prospective Cohort.
(Open forum infectious diseases, 2017-01)
The species-specific risk of cardiac device-related infection (CDRI) among bacteremic patients is incompletely understood.We conducted a prospective cohort study of hospitalized patients from October 2002 to December 2014 ...
CABG or PCI for Diabetic Patients With Left Ventricular Dysfunction: Closing in on the Truth?
(Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2018-02)
Effect of Uterosacral Ligament Suspension vs Sacrospinous Ligament Fixation With or Without Perioperative Behavioral Therapy for Pelvic Organ Vaginal Prolapse on Surgical Outcomes and Prolapse Symptoms at 5 Years in the OPTIMAL Randomized Clinical Trial.
Uterosacral ligament suspension (ULS) and sacrospinous ligament fixation (SSLF) are commonly performed pelvic organ prolapse procedures despite a lack of long-term efficacy data.To compare outcomes in women randomized to ...
Pathogenesis of growth failure and partial reversal with gene therapy in murine and canine Glycogen Storage Disease type Ia
(Molecular Genetics and Metabolism, 2013)
Glycogen Storage Disease type Ia (GSD-Ia) in humans frequently causes delayed bone maturation, decrease in final adult height, and decreased growth velocity. This study evaluates the pathogenesis of growth failure and the ...
Early recovery after hip arthroscopy for femoroacetabular impingement syndrome: a prospective, observational study.
(Journal of hip preservation surgery, 2017-12)
The early post-operative course after hip arthroscopy for femoroacetabular impingement syndrome has not been thoroughly characterized or correlated to factors that may influence recovery. The aim of this study was to report ...