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Increased risk of cognitive and functional decline in patients with atrial fibrillation: results of the ontarget and transcend studies
(Joule Inc., 2012-02-27)
Background: The role of atrial fibrillation in cognitive impairment and dementia, independent of stroke, is uncertain. We sought to determine the association of atrial fibrillation with cognitive and physical impairment ...
Manufacturing differences affect human bone marrow stromal cell characteristics and function: comparison of production methods and products from multiple centers
(Springer Nature, 2017-04-27)
Human bone marrow stromal cells (BMSCs, also known as bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells) are manufactured using many different methods, but little is known about the spectrum of manufacturing methods used and their ...
Effects of increasing levothyroxine on pregnancy outcomes in women with uncontrolled hypothyroidism
Objective Uncontrolled hypothyroidism has been associated with an increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes. We aimed to assess the effectiveness of increasing levothyroxine (LT4) dose on reducing the risk of adverse ...
Modelling drug release from polymer-free coronary stents with microporous surfaces
(Elsevier BV, 2017-12-01)
Traditional coronary drug-eluting stents (DES) are made from metal and are coated with a permanent polymer film containing an anti-proliferative drug. Subsequent to stent deployment in a diseased coronary artery, the drug ...