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Alveolar hemorrhage. Diagnostic criteria and results in 194 immunocompromised hosts.
To establish the diagnosis of alveolar hemorrhage (AH) in cells recovered by bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), Golde and colleagues created a score based on the hemosiderin content of alveolarExpand
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Incremental predictive value of carotid ultrasonography in the assessment of coronary risk in a cohort of asymptomatic type 2 diabetic subjects.
OBJECTIVE Consensus guidelines recommend cardiovascular risk assessment as the initial step of primary prevention. The aim of this study was to evaluate the incremental predictive value for coronaryExpand
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Cerebrovascular accidents in infective endocarditis: role of anticoagulation.
Anticoagulation is still a matter of debate in infective endocarditis, since it can increase the risk of complications, mostly neurological. In our series of 269 patients with native valveExpand
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[Propionibacterium acnes infective endocarditis. Study of 11 cases and review of literature].
BACKGROUND Propionibacterium acnes, a gram positive, anaerobic, skin commensal bacillus, is too often considered a biologic fluid contaminant, of blood cultures in particular. Its implication hasExpand
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Artifacts in intravascular ultrasound imaging during coronary artery stent implantation.
Intravascular ultrasound imaging is able to provide direct images of the stent meshwork. However, a paradoxical question remains unanswered: Why is it not possible to correct or prevent implantationExpand
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Artifacts in intravascular ultrasound imaging: analyses and implications.
The ability of an intravascular ultrasound catheter to give cross-sectional images of vessel walls and surrounding tissues, and the behavior of ultrasound in heterogeneous media, are at the origin ofExpand
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Severe morbidity after coronary artery surgery: development and validation of a simple predictive clinical score.
AIMS To develop a predictive clinical risk score of post-operative morbidity after coronary artery bypass grafting. METHODS AND RESULTS Data were collected retrospectively from 679 patientsExpand
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Stroke volume from central aortic pressure? A critical assessment of the various formulae as to their clinical value
SummaryPulsecontour methods remain a potentially attractive approach for the calculation of stroke volume, since they might provide such information on a beat to beat basis, after a singleExpand
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Chlamydial endocarditis: a report on ten cases.
Over the period 1983-1990, 10 cases of infective native-valve endocarditis as a result of Chlamydia were seen. All patients were men, with a mean age of 42 years, and none had a history of exposureExpand
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Comparison of enalapril versus digoxin for congestive heart failure.
  • J. Beaune
  • Medicine
  • The American journal of cardiology
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A multicenter, randomized, double-blind, parallel-group trial was conducted to compare the effects of enalapril and digoxin on clinical signs and symptoms, as well as exercise capacity, in 142Expand
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