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Induction of tryptophan catabolism is the mechanism for gamma-interferon-mediated inhibition of intracellular Chlamydia psittaci replication in T24 cells.
Human uroepithelial (T24) cells were incubated for 24 h in the presence of various concentrations of human recombinant gamma interferon (Hu-rIFN-gamma) and then infected with the 6BC strain ofExpand
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Peripherally inserted central catheter usage patterns and associated symptomatic upper extremity venous thrombosis.
OBJECTIVES Peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) may be complicated by upper extremity (UE) superficial (SVT) or deep venous thrombosis (DVT). The purpose of this study was to determineExpand
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Improving the Quality of the Surgical Morbidity and Mortality Conference: A Prospective Intervention Study
Purpose Surgical morbidity and mortality conferences (M&MCs) provide surgeons with an opportunity to confront medical errors, discuss adverse events, and learn from their mistakes. Yet, noExpand
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Relationship of hemodialysis access to finger gangrene in patients with end-stage renal disease.
OBJECTIVE We report a comprehensive review of our patients on hemodialysis with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) with finger gangrene to determine etiology, natural history, and prognosis of thisExpand
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Compliance with long-term surveillance recommendations following endovascular aneurysm repair or type B aortic dissection.
OBJECTIVE Lifelong surveillance is recommended for both endovascular aneurysm repair and acute, uncomplicated type B thoracic aortic dissection, though compliance remains a significant challenge. WeExpand
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Prospective evaluation of the relationship between C-reactive protein, D-dimer and progression of peripheral arterial disease.
OBJECTIVE Elevated levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) and D-dimer (DD) have been associated with the presence and progression of various forms of atherosclerotic disease, particularly coronary heartExpand
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Mononucleosis and Athletic Participation: An Evidence-Based Subject Review
Infectious mononucleosis (IM) is a common medical condition that afflicts thousands of young athletes each year. Despite the self-limited nature of this disorder, the variability of the clinicalExpand
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Current medical and surgical management of Raynaud's syndrome.
  • G. Landry
  • Medicine
  • Journal of vascular surgery
  • 1 June 2013
Raynaud's syndrome (RS) is characterized by episodic digital ischemia induced by cold or emotional stress. Pathophysiologic mechanisms include temporary vasospasm and fixed digital arteryExpand
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Predictors of healing and functional outcome following transmetatarsal amputations.
OBJECTIVES To evaluate factors that predict healing and to assess functional outcome and survival following transmetatarsal amputations (TMAs) for forefoot gangrene. DESIGN RetrospectiveExpand
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Utility of direct angiosome revascularization and runoff scores in predicting outcomes in patients undergoing revascularization for critical limb ischemia.
OBJECTIVE Both runoff scores and direct (DR) vs indirect revascularization (IR) according to pedal angiosomes have unclear impact on outcome for patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI). WeExpand
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