Learn More
Pancreatic cancer has a poor prognosis with complete surgical resection being the only therapy to offer a realistic chance for long-term survival. The aim of this study is to identify surgery-related variables that influence long-term survival. Between 1990 and 2002, 226 consecutive patients (mean age of 64 ± 11 years) had resection for pancreatic(More)
A prediction market is a place where individuals can wager on the outcomes of future events. Those who forecast the outcome correctly win money, and if they forecast incorrectly, they lose money. People value money, so they are incentivized to forecast such outcomes as accurately as they can. Thus, the price of a prediction market can serve as an excellent(More)
We determined intraocular pressure (IOP) in 55 premature infants (122 determinations) with stage V retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) by applanation and indentation tonometry corrected for scleral rigidity and found a modest correlation of r=0.52 between readings. Chronologic age and the scleral rigidity coefficient were the most significant factors affecting(More)
  • 1