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The open abdomen, indications, management and definitive closure
(Springer Nature, 2015-07-25)
The indications for Open Abdomen (OA) are generally all those situations in which is ongoing the development an intra-abdominal hypertension condition (IAH), in order to prevent the development of abdominal compartmental ...
Methotrexate use and risk of lung disease in psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and inflammatory bowel disease: systematic literature review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the relative risk of pulmonary disease among patients with psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and inflammatory bowel disease treated with methotrexate. DATA SOURCES PubMed, Cochrane central register of ...
Blame the patient, blame the doctor or blame the system? a meta-synthesis of qualitative studies of patient safety in primary care
(Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2015-08-05)
Objective Studies of patient safety in health care have traditionally focused on hospital medicine. However, recent years have seen more research located in primary care settings which have different features compared to ...
Ices meets marine historical ecology: placing the history of fish and fisheries in current policy context
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2015-12-11)
As a discipline, marine historical ecology (MHE) has contributed significantly to our understanding of the past state of the marine environment when levels of human impact were often very different from those today. What ...
Effectiveness of prepregnancy care for women with pregestational diabetes mellitus: protocol for a systematic review of the literature and identification of a core outcomes set using a delphi survey
(Springer Nature, 2015-08-14)
Background: Women with pregnancy complicated by pregestational diabetes experience increased rates of adverse pregnancy outcomes. Prepregnancy care is the targeted support and additional care offered to those women who are ...
Defining value per unit effort in mixed métier fisheries
(Elsevier BV, 2015-05-01)
How to deal with an open abdomen?
(VM Media SP. zo.o VM Group SK, 2015-09-22)
Appropriate open abdomen treatment is one of the key elements in the management of patients who require decompressive laparotomy or in whom the abdomen is left open prophylactically. Apart from fluid control and protection ...
Managerial challenges of publicly funded principal investigators
(Inderscience Publishers, 2015-01-01)
Principal investigators (PIs) are at the nexus of university business collaborations through their leadership of funded research grants. In fulfilling their multiple roles, PIs are involved in a range of different activities, ...
Stabilization of metastatic lesions affecting the second cervical vertebra
Purpose: Metastatic spine disease is an ever-increasing burden on health care systems. Certain levels in the spine confer unique biomechanical characteristics and hence are of interest. Isolated C2 lesions are rare. We ...