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Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes: analysis of 139 cases.
OBJECTIVES To compare the clinical, laboratory, and imaging features of patients with reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes evaluated at 2 academic centers, compare subgroups, andExpand
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The management of severe aortoiliac occlusive disease: endovascular therapy rivals open reconstruction.
OBJECTIVE Aortobifemoral bypass (ABF) grafting has been the traditional treatment for extensive aortoiliac occlusive disease (AIOD). This retrospective study compared the outcomes and durability ofExpand
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Clinical and Psychological Effects of Early Mobilization in Patients Treated in a Neurologic ICU: A Comparative Study*
Objective:To determine if an early mobilization protocol increased mobility and improved clinical and psychological outcomes. Currently, there is minimal research on the effects of early mobilizationExpand
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Surgical Treatment of Endometriosis: A 7-Year Follow-up on the Requirement for Further Surgery
OBJECTIVE: To investigate the need for further surgery after laparoscopic excision of endometriosis or hysterectomy. METHODS: In this retrospective study, women who had surgery forExpand
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Long-term follow-up of type II endoleak embolization reveals the need for close surveillance.
OBJECTIVE Aneurysm growth after endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) in patients with type II endoleak is associated with adverse outcomes. This study evaluated the long-term success of embolizationExpand
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The contemporary management of splenic artery aneurysms.
OBJECTIVES The management of patients with splenic artery aneurysms (SAAs) is variable since the natural history of these aneurysms is poorly delineated. The objective of this study was to review ourExpand
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Lung cancer risk and workplace exposure to environmental tobacco smoke.
OBJECTIVES We sought to quantitatively evaluate the association between work-place environmental tobacco smoke exposure and lung cancer. METHODS We performed a meta-analysis in 2003 of data from 22Expand
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Predictors of a fall event in hospitalized patients with cancer.
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To determine predictors of fall events in hospitalized patients with cancer and develop a scoring system to predict fall events. DESIGN Retrospective medical record review. Expand
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Diversity of trends in occupational injury mortality in the United States, 1980–96
Objectives: Although the United States has generally enjoyed declining rates of fatal occupational injury, the rate of decline has not been uniform. To examine the heterogeneity of trends, changes inExpand
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Hexavalent chromium and lung cancer in the chromate industry: a quantitative risk assessment.
The purpose of this investigation was to estimate excess lifetime risk of lung cancer death resulting from occupational exposure to hexavalent-chromium-containing dusts and mists. The mortalityExpand
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