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Prophylaxis of contrast‐induced nephropathy in patients undergoing coronary angiography
Contrast‐induced nephropathy (CIN) is a common complication of cardiac catheterization, reported to result in a 15% incidence of acute renal failure. Convincing evidence supports the prophylactic useExpand
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Focal and multi-focal plaque macrophage distributions in patients with acute and stable presentations of coronary artery disease.
OBJECTIVES This study was designed to utilize optical coherence tomography (OCT) images of coronary atherosclerotic plaque macrophages to investigate the relationship between macrophage distributionsExpand
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Practice model: development of a nurse-managed unit and the advanced practitioner role.
Health care reform has provided opportunities for the creation of nurse-managed centers and the expansion of an autonomous nursing role. This article describes a program established by MassachusettsExpand
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Acute Myocardial Ischemia/Infarction Focal and Multi-Focal Plaque Macrophage Distributions in Patients With Acute and Stable Presentations of Coronary Artery Disease
OBJECTIVES This study was designed to utilize optical coherence tomography (OCT) images of coronary atherosclerotic plaque macrophages to investigate the relationship between macrophage distributionsExpand
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