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Global patient outcomes after elective surgery: prospective cohort study in 27 low-, middle- and high-income countries
Background: As global initiatives increase patient access to surgical treatments, there remains a need to understand the adverse effects of surgery and define appropriate levels of perioperativeExpand
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Increased rate of endometriosis and spontaneous abortion in an in vitro fertilization program: No correlation with epidemiological factors
Background. There are conflicting data concerning endometriosis and spontaneous abortion (SAB). The aim of the present study was to evaluate if there was any association between endometriosis andExpand
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Effects of Amiodarone and Diltiazem on Persistent Atrial Fibrillation Conversion and Recurrence Rates: A Randomized Controlled Study
AbstractPurpose: To assess the effects of amiodarone and diltiazem on atrial fibrillation (AF) induced atrial electrical remodeling and their clinical implications. Methods: Persistent AF patientsExpand
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Sinus Pacemaker Function after Cardioversion of Chronic Atrial Fibrillation: Is Sinus Node Remodeling Related with Recurrence?
Sinus Node Remodeling and Atrial Fibrillation. Introduction: The objective of this study was to investigate the temporal changes in sinus node function in postcardioversion chronic atrialExpand
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Molecular nanoscale magnetic refrigerants: a ferrimagnetic {Cu(II)15Gd(III)7} cagelike cluster from the use of pyridine-2,6-dimethanol.
The employment of pyridine-2,6-dimethanol in 3d/4f metal cluster chemistry has afforded a new {Cu(II)15Gd(III)7} cagelike molecule with a beautiful structure built by fused triangular subunits; theExpand
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In search for mixed transition metal/lanthanide single-molecule magnets: Synthetic routes to NiII/TbIII and NiII/DyIII clusters featuring a 2-pyridyl oximate ligand
Abstract Employing the mononuclear complex [Ni{(py)C(Me)NO}2{(py)C(Me)NOH}] (1) as ‘ligand’ [(py)C(Me)NOH = methyl 2-pyridyl ketone oxime], the use of the ‘metal complexes as ligands’ approach hasExpand
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Atrial defibrillation threshold in humans minutes after atrial fibrillation induction; "A stitch in time saves nine".
AIMS To assess the effects of atrial fibrillation duration on the defibrillation threshold in atrial fibrillation patients seconds or minutes after initiation of the arrhythmia. METHODS AND RESULTSExpand
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Molecular profiling of EGFR family in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: correlation with airway obstruction
Growth factors mediate various cellular responses to environmental stimuli. Specifically, exposure of lung epithelium to oxidative stress induced by cigarette smoke stimulates aberrant epidermalExpand
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Endometriosis related to family history of malignancies in the Yale series.
OBJECTIVE Recent studies reported that endometriosis could behave as a neoplasmatic process. The purpose of this study is to investigate the family risk of ovarian, colon and prostate cancer in womenExpand
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Nonemployed Simple Carboxylate Ions in Well-Investigated Areas of Heterometallic Carboxylate Cluster Chemistry: A New Family of {Cu(II)4Ln(III)8} Complexes Bearing tert-Butylacetate Bridging Ligands.
The first use of tert-butylacetate as bridging ligand in 3d/4f-metal cluster chemistry, in conjunction with the versatile chelate ligand pyridine-2,6-dimethanol, has afforded a new family ofExpand
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