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How ethical is our current delivery of care to patients with severe and complicated obesity?
(Springer Nature, 2018-05-15)
Despite overwhelming evidence that bariatric interventions reduce morbidity and mortality and are cost-effective, access for affected patients is limited. We sought to describe the extent to which health policy makers and ...
Outcome following open and endovascular intervention for carotid stump syndrome
(SAGE Publications, 2018-01-01)
Carotid stump syndrome is defined as the persistence of retinal or cerebral ischaemic events with complete occlusion of the ipsilateral internal carotid artery. The aim of this retrospective cases series was to assess the ...
Judgement analysis of case severity and future risk of disability regarding chronic low back pain by general practitioners in ireland
(Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2018-03-26)
Chronic low back pain is a major healthcare burden that has wide ranging effects on the individual, their family, society and the workplace. However, appropriate management and treatment is often difficult, as a majority ...
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation in a nonagenarian with aortic aneurysm: futility or utility?
(Hindawi Limited, 2018-01-01)
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) has emerged as the standard of care for older patients with symptomatic severe aortic stenosis (AS) at high or excessive operative risk., ere remain patients that are of such ...
Sea bass angling in ireland: a structural equation model of catch and effort
(Elsevier BV, 2018-07-01)
The relationship between angling effort and catch is well-recognised, in particular that effort influences catch rates. But increased catch, which can be considered an attribute of fishery quality, may influence effort in ...