Health care utilization and the cost of posttraumatic acute respiratory distress syndrome care - Robles AJ, Kornblith LZ, Hendrickson CM, Howard BM, Conroy AS, Moazed F, Calfee CS, Cohen MJ, Callcut RA.

BACKGROUND: Posttraumatic acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is associated with prolonged mechanical ventilation and longer hospitalizations. The relationship between posttraumatic ARDS severity and financial burden has not been previously studied....
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ConclusionsGeneral surgeons should be familiar with this simple technique similar to laparoscopic assisted placement of distal ventriculoperitoneal shunt catheters into the abdominal cavity.
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Background: Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depressive symptoms are relatively common in burn survivors. Several previously reported risk factors (e.g. burn severity) have not consistently predicted psychological adjustment post-burn. Empir...
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INTRODUCTION: Traumatic brain injury (TBI), pain, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) commonly co-occur in Veteran populations, particularly among Veterans returning from the recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Extant research indicates that bo...
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PURPOSE OF REVIEW: We review recent research addressing neurocognitive and information processing abnormalities in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), including studies informing direction of causality. We additionally consider neurocognition in the cont...
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INTRODUCTION: Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been linked to a variety of adverse mental and physical health outcomes including distressed relationships. Involving romantic partners in PTSD treatment appears to be a promising new avenue for PTSD ...
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Value-based choices are influenced both by powerful counterfactuals, such as regret, and also by risk in potential outcomes. Culture can profoundly affect how humans perceive and act in the world, but it remains unknown how regret in value-based choice and...
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The objective of the study was to highlight the epidemiology, aetiology, presentation, diagnosis and outcomes of penile fracture in China. Methods Except reporting eight cases, we also retrieved literatures from Chinese publications betwe...
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BACKGROUND: Functional outcome measures are important as most patients survive trauma. The aim of this study was to describe the long-term impact of trauma within a healthcare region from a social perspective. METHODS: People active in work or educ...
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In this report, we describe a 29-year-old nulligra...
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Football (soccer) is one of the most popular sports in the world. Many studies have shown  there is a high incidence of gonarthrosis in football players. The reason for this increase is said to be injuries to the meniscus, the anterior cruciate ligament (A...
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