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Natural history and expansive clinical profile of stress (tako-tsubo) cardiomyopathy.
OBJECTIVES This study was designed to define more completely the clinical spectrum and consequences of stress cardiomyopathy (SC) beyond the acute event. BACKGROUND Stress cardiomyopathy is aExpand
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Effects of residual smoothing on the posterior of the fixed effects in disease-mapping models.
Disease-mapping models for areal data often have fixed effects to measure the effect of spatially varying covariates and random effects with a conditionally autoregressive (CAR) prior to account forExpand
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Treatment of periodontal disease and the risk of preterm birth.
BACKGROUND Maternal periodontal disease has been associated with an increased risk of preterm birth and low birth weight. We studied the effect of nonsurgical periodontal treatment on preterm birth.Expand
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Factors affecting outcomes for single-tooth implants and endodontic restorations.
Initial root canal therapy and implant placement are both common treatment modalities, and, as such, prognostic factors that influence the treatment outcomes of these two restorations should beExpand
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Therapeutic Hypothermia After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: Evaluation of a Regional System to Increase Access to Cooling
Background— Therapeutic hypothermia (TH) improves survival and confers neuroprotection in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA), but TH is underutilized, and regional systems of care for OHCA thatExpand
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Evaluation of pretreatment analgesia and endodontic treatment for postoperative endodontic pain.
This study compares single-dose ibuprofen pretreatment for postoperative endodontic pain. Thirty-nine emergent patients were randomly assigned to 3 groups: placebo, ibuprofen tablets, or ibuprofenExpand
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Comparison of U.S. and Italian experiences with sudden cardiac deaths in young competitive athletes and implications for preparticipation screening strategies.
Controversy has evolved over the most practical and effective strategy for preparticipation cardiovascular screening of competitive athletes to detect unsuspected cardiovascular disease and preventExpand
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Patients with coronary artery disease not amenable to traditional revascularization: Prevalence and 3‐year mortality
Objectives: To determine the contemporary prevalence of and mortality in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) not amenable to revascularization. Background: A growing number of patients haveExpand
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Accuracy of two impression techniques with angulated implants.
STATEMENT OF PROBLEM Accurate recording of implant locations is required so that definitive restorations are properly supported and do not place additional stress on the implants. Angulated implantsExpand
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