Brian W Baird

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INTRODUCTION Prothrombin complex concentrates are used for rapid reversal of vitamin K antagonists in patients with bleeding or those requiring surgery or invasive procedures. Current guidelines suggest 4-factor products are preferred over 3-factor prothrombin complex concentrates. MATERIALS AND METHODS We performed a systematic review comparing the(More)
Development of the components of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is thought to reflect joint loading. The aims of this project were to test 3 hypotheses: whether effective eminence morphology, masticatory muscle forces, and predicted TMJ forces during chincup loading of the mandible were consistent with the objectives of minimization of joint loads (MJL)(More)
Previous research has shown exposure-related increases in the prevalence of acquired color vision deficits among printers. We administered the Lanthony D-15 desaturated test of color vision to 82 print shop workers. Two tests of cognitive function, Trails A and B and the Symbol Digit Modalities Test, were also administered. Personal air sampling indicated(More)
Approval for state sponsored funding of orthodontic treatment is often decided using an index of malocclusion. The purpose of this study was to determine whether two indices used for prioritizing patients would identify different groups of individuals qualifying for orthodontic treatment funding approval. In addition, the characteristics of patients(More)
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