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The role of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in ischaemic diabetic lower extremity ulcers: a double-blind randomised-controlled trial.
OBJECTIVE ischaemic lower-extremity ulcers in the diabetic population are a source of major concern because of the associated high risk of limb-threatening complications. The aim of this study was toExpand
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Relationship between changes in the deep venous system and the development of the postthrombotic syndrome after an acute episode of lower limb deep vein thrombosis: a one- to six-year follow-up.
PURPOSE This study investigated changes in the deep venous system and the development of the postthrombotic syndrome (PTS) after an episode of acute deep vein thrombosis (DVT). METHODSExpand
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Randomized Prospective Comparison of Laparoscopic and Open Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Insertion
Objective To compare laparoscopic and conventional peritoneal dialysis catheter insertion with respect to post operative discomfort, complication rates, and catheter survival. Design RandomizedExpand
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A prospective study of the effect of limb-threatening ischaemia and its surgical treatment on the quality of life.
OBJECTIVE To assess the quality of life after treatment for limb-threatening ischaemia. DESIGN An open, prospective, observational study in a Vascular Unit of a University Hospital. MATERIALS OneExpand
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Cardiac abnormalities in diabetic patients with neuropathy: effects of aldose reductase inhibitor administration.
OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to determine whether treatment with an aldose reductase inhibitor (ARI) has beneficial effects on asymptomatic cardiac abnormalities in diabetic patients withExpand
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Popliteal Venous Aneurysm: A Rare Cause of Recurrent Pulmonary Emboli and Limb Swelling
Popliteal venous aneurysm is a rare cause of recurrent pulmonary embolism, although the true incidence of aneurysm is probably underestimated. One-third of patients suffer further embolic eventsExpand
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Basosquamous carcinoma, a wolf in sheep's clothing? Report of 3 cases.
Basosquamous carcinoma of the skin is a lesion with specific histological features and recognized metastatic potential. Three cases of metastatic basosquamous carcinoma are reported, two of whichExpand
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The effect of frame rate and video information redundancy on the perceptual learning of American Sign Language gestures
An experiment is reported that addressed whether reductions of frame rate and information redundancy affected the recognition of American Sign Language (ASL) gestures that were presented in a multimedia format. Expand
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The Emerging Problem of Plasma Lipid Changes During Antihypertensive Therapy
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  • Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology
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Alter hypertension and smoking, abnormalities of plasma lipids are major coronary risk factors. Increases in low density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, or decreases in high density lipoprotein (HDL)Expand
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Surgery for limb threatening ischaemia: a reappraisal of the costs and benefits.
OBJECTIVES To study the quality of life of patients following surgery for critical limb is ischaemia. DESIGN Part retrospective, part prospective open study. SETTING Vascular unit of a UniversityExpand
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