Is Time of ICU Admission a Surrogate for System Factors Impacting Patient Mortality?*
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CONCLUSION: RTACs were associated with body mass index greater than 30, decreased FIM-Motor subscore on admission, and paraplegia. Physiatrists caring for the non-traumatic SCI patient need be more circumspect of individuals with these parameters to potentially prevent the problems necessitating acute care transfer. PMID: 29355465 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSION: Data show similar VO2peak between incremental and verification tests in SCI, suggesting that VER confirms VO2max attainment. However, in AB participants completing arm ergometry, VER is essential to validate appearance of 'true' VO2peak. PMID: 29355464 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Conclusion: EX-PRESS filtration device has a good IOP-lowering effect and a low rate of complications in patients with advanced NVG associated with PDR. In addition, there was no loss of light perception or no line decrease of the BCVA.Case Rep Ophthalmol 2018;9:61 –69
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