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A decrease in blood pressure is associated with unfavorable outcome in patients undergoing thrombectomy under general anesthesia.

moodlemobile://link= Journal of neurointerventional surgery 2017 04 12() pii neurintsurg-2017-012988 Abstract BACKGROUND Up to two-thirds of patients are either dependent or dead 3 months after thrombectomy for

Improving access to better care for people with knee and/or hip pain: service evaluation of allied health professional-led primary care.

Musculoskeletal care 2017 04 12() doi 10.1002/msc.1189 Abstract INTRODUCTION Chronic knee and hip pain is prevalent, impairing mobility, function and quality of life. Allied health professions (AHPs)

Prognostic relevance of CD163 and CD8 combined with EZH2 and gain of chromosome 18 in follicular lymphoma: A study by the Lunenburg Lymphoma Biomarker Consortium.

Haematologica 2017 04 14() pii haematol.2017.165415 Abstract In follicular lymphoma, studies addressing the prognostic value of microenvironment-related immunohistochemical markers and tumor cell-related genetic markers have yielded conflicting

Video-based educational intervention associated with improved stroke literacy, self-efficacy, and patient satisfaction.

PloS one 2017 03 2312(3) e0171952 doi 10.1371/journal.pone.0171952 Abstract BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Interventions are needed to improve stroke literacy among recent stroke survivors. We developed an educational

Association of Preceding Antithrombotic Treatment With Acute Ischemic Stroke Severity and In-Hospital Outcomes Among Patients With Atrial Fibrillation.

JAMA 317(10) 1057-1067 doi 10.1001/jama.2017.1371 Abstract Importance Antithrombotic therapies are known to prevent stroke for patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) but are often underused in community practice.

Association Between Dietary Factors and Mortality From Heart Disease, Stroke, and Type 2 Diabetes in the United States.

JAMA 317(9) 912-924 doi 10.1001/jama.2017.0947 Abstract Importance In the United States, national associations of individual dietary factors with specific cardiometabolic diseases are not well established. Objective To

Comorbidities and Complications in Nonagenarians Undergoing Coronary Angiography and Intervention.

International heart journal 2017 03 2158(2) 180-184 doi 10.1536/ihj.16-083 Abstract Elderly people represent the fastest growing portion of cardiovascular patients. We aimed to analyze the clinical presentation,

Subdural Hematomas Rising Alongside Antithrombotic Use

Highest odds of subdural hematoma for combined use of vitamin K antagonist and antiplatelet drug

Cell cycle RNA regulons coordinating early lymphocyte development.

Wiley interdisciplinary reviews. RNA 2017 02 23() doi 10.1002/wrna.1419 Abstract Lymphocytes undergo dynamic changes in gene expression as they develop from progenitor cells lacking antigen receptors, to

Atrial fibrillation among patients under investigation for suspected obstructive sleep apnea.

PloS one 2017 02 0812(2) e0171575 doi 10.1371/journal.pone.0171575 Abstract STUDY OBJECTIVES Obstructive sleep apnea is common among patients with atrial fibrillation, but the prevalence and risk factors

Is epicardial fat depot associated with atrial fibrillation? A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of

Editorial: Defining and Refining the Risk of Venous Thromboembolism in Giant Cell Arteritis.

Arthritis & rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.) 69(1) 3-5 doi 10.1002/art.39846 Abstract

Temporal Trends of Venous Thromboembolism Risk Before and After Diagnosis of Giant Cell Arteritis.

Arthritis & rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.) 69(1) 176-184 doi 10.1002/art.39847 Abstract OBJECTIVE Giant cell arteritis (GCA) and the use of glucocorticoids have both been associated with increased risk

A Review of Clinical Trial Endpoints of Patients with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension and How They Relate to Patient Outcomes in the United States.

Journal of managed care & specialty pharmacy 23(1) 92-104 doi 10.18553/jmcp.2017.23.1.92 Abstract Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) and chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) are subgroups of pulmonary hypertension

Postoperative Mortality after Hip Fracture Surgery: A 3 Years Follow Up.

PloS one 2016 Oct 2711(10) e0162097 doi 10.1371/journal.pone.0162097 Abstract BACKGROUND AND AIMS To determine mortality rates and predisposing factors in patients operated for a hip fracture in

Direct oral anticoagulants in patients with atrial fibrillation and renal impairment, extremes in weight, or advanced age.

Clinical cardiology 2016 Oct 7() doi 10.1002/clc.22591 Abstract A growing number of patients with an indication for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation have kidney-, age-, or weight-related