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Development of a sensitive clinical facial grading system.
Clinicians require a reliable and valid method of evaluating facial function following facial nerve injury. This tool should be clinically relevant, easy to administer, provide a quantitative scoreExpand
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[Iatrogenic drug-induced diseases, requiring hospitalization, in patients over 65 years of age. 1-year retrospective study in an internal medicine department].
Iatrogenic pathology is mainly seen in the elderly. In a one year retrospective study, we showed that drug toxicity was responsible for 87 cases requiring hospitalisation in patients aged 65 yearsExpand
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Perforated atherosclerotic ulcer of the aorta presenting with upper airway obstruction.
The authors describe an unusual presentation of penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer of the aorta in an 84-year-old man. The ulcer perforated the aorta, and hematoma extended into the soft tissues ofExpand
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The regulatory effect of histamine on the immune response. II. Effect on the in vitro IGG synthesis.
Abstract Suppressive activity on the proliferative response can be generated by preincubating peripheral blood lymphocytes with Con A or histamine. Histamine-induced suppressive activity is weakerExpand
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Giant cell arteritis presenting with aortic dissection: two cases and review of the literature
Aortitis is the most serious location of the disease giant cell (temporal) arteritis (GCA). Aortic dissection or the rupture of an aortic aneurysm can be responsible for sudden death among patientsExpand
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Antibiotic prophylaxis in vascular surgery: pharmacokinetic study of four commonly used cephalosporins.
Plasma levels of antibiotics often do not correlate well with their tissue levels. To determine optimal antibiotic coverage for prophylactic effect in vascular surgery, we studied the tissueExpand
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Systemic vasculitis with lymphocytic temporal arteritis and Toxocara canis infection.
Vasculitis associated with helminthic infection is rare. We report a case of systemic negative antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies vasculitis associated with Toxocara canis infection documented byExpand
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Pathologie iatrogène médicamenteuse après 65 ans, responsable d'une hospitalisation. Étude rétrospective sur 1 an dans un service de médecine interne
Resume Les accidents iatrogenes de cause medicamenteuse touchent preferentiellement les personnes âgees. Quatre-vingt-sept cas d'accidents iatrogenes medicamenteux a l'origine d'une hospitalisationExpand
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[Hypersensitivity to celecoxib].
Celecoxib is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) which acts via specific inhibition of cyclooxygenase-2 (synthesis of prostaglandins mediating pathological inflammation) but whichExpand
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