Unmeasured Confounding in Observational Studies of Management of Cerebellar Intracranial Hemorrhage
To the Editor In a propensity score –matched cohort of 578 patients from 4 observational cohort studies, Dr Kuramatsu and colleagues showed that evacuation of medium-sized intracerebellar hematomas (approximate volume, 20 cm3) was not associated with better functional outcome. Assessing treatment effectiveness in observational data is challenging because treatment decisions are based on patient characteristics that also are typically predictive of outcome, causing confounding by indication. Although the authors addressed this potential bias with propensity scores, we would like to emphasize the possibility of residual confound ing.
Publication date: Available online 24 September 2020Source: Biochemical Engineering JournalAuthor(s): Garcia-Ochoa Felix, Gomez Emilio, E. Santos Victoria
Cheese as a functional food for older adults: comparing the bioactive properties of different cheese matrices following simulated gastrointestinal in vitro digestion. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2020 Sep 23;:1-14 Authors: Plante AM, McCarthy AL, O'Halloran F Abstract Age-related changes to the gastrointestinal tract (GIT) can impact how food is digested. Studying the effects of these changes can help identify functional foods for older adults. Cheese was digested using two simulated gastrointestinal in vitro digestion (SGID) models representing adult and elderly gastro-intestinal conditions. Antioxi...
Publication date: Available online 24 September 2020Source: Chinese Chemical LettersAuthor(s): Wenbo Li, Yucen Li, Wei Zhang, Difeng Yin, Ya Cheng, Wei Chu, Ming Hu
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New J. Chem., 2020, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/D0NJ01235A, PaperSopan M Wagalgave, Sachin D. Padghan, Mohammad Al Kobaisi, Duong Duc La, Keerti Bhamidipati, Nagaprasad Puvvada, Rajesh S Bhosale, Sidhanath V Bhosale, Sheshanath Bhosale The molecular building block NDI-LCA was synthesized by substitution of NDA at di-imide position with two lithocholic acid moieties. It was found that the NDI-LCA conjugate exhibits good thermal stability.... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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J. Mater. Chem. A, 2020, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/D0TA08505G, CommunicationQing Zhao, Jingxu Zheng, Yue Deng, Lynden Archer The high earth abundance and large specific capacity of aluminum Al on either a volume (8040 mAh cm-3) or mass (2980 mAh g-1) basis continues to drive interest in electrochemical... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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