Jennifer Lindstrom

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A study of acetabular development in 148 patients with 185 congenitally dislocated hips treated by closed reduction from 1940 to 1968 showed that eight years after reduction the acetabular index was normal (less than 20 degrees) in 49.2 per cent, satisfactory (from 20 to 24 degrees) in 34 per cent, and poor (more than 24 degrees) in 16.7 per cent. Early(More)
Morphological and histopathological heart changes were determined for sixteen dystrophic Syrian hamsters (B10 14.6 strain) and sixteen normal hamsters. Eight animals were randomly assigned to each of the following groups: dystrophic swim (DYS-SWM), dystrophic sedentary (DSY-SED), normal swim (NOR-SWM), and normal sedentary (NOR-SED). The daily swimming (More)
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Anetoderma has been reported in patients with HIV-1 disease. In patients with autoimmune disease, anetoderma has been associated with increased levels of antiphospholipid antibodies (APL) that include anticardiolipin antibodies (ACA) and lupus anticoagulant (LA). This has led to speculation that the autoimmune phenomena seen in(More)
BACKGROUND Iron deficiency (ID) is common after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery (RYGB). Optimal iron management in this population is unclear. The objective of this study was to assess our management of RYGB patients with ID and anemia. METHODS Clinic visit records of RYGB patients with ID or anemia from January 1, 2008, to February 1, 2010 were(More)
BACKGROUND While biopsies are often required for adequate diagnosis of skin lesions in HIV-1 infected patients, these procedures result in the possible exposure of medical personnel to blood and contaminated instruments. To reduce exposure of medical personnel to contaminated needles we have used collagen sponges instead of sutures to control bleeding from(More)
BACKGROUND Patients undergoing gastric bypass surgery are usually required to lose weight during the preoperative phase of their management. For some individuals, this is difficult to achieve with diet and exercise alone, and the use of weight loss medication may be considered a treatment option. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the use of orlistat 60 mg taken up to(More)
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