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Depressive Symptoms in Medical Students and Residents: A Multischool Study
Background This multisite, anonymous study assessed depressive symptoms and suicidal ideation in medical trainees (medical students and residents). Method In 2003–2004, the authors surveyed medicalExpand
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Complications and cost associated with parenteral nutrition delivered to hospitalized patients through either subclavian or peripherally-inserted central catheters.
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Total parenteral nutrition (TPN) is typically delivered through catheters inserted into the superior vena cava (SVC) via a subclavian or internal jugular vein approach. AExpand
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Gastrointestinal transit during endotoxemia: the role of nitric oxide.
We hypothesized that the disrupted gastrointestinal transit that occurs during endotoxemia is mediated by nitric oxide (NO) and that the inhibition of NO synthesis will normalize intestinal transitExpand
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Postoperative pneumonia: a prospective study of risk factors and morbidity.
BACKGROUND Postoperative pneumonia (PP) is a major complication that has been linked to microaspiration of pathogens originating in the gastrointestinal tract. This prospective study was performed toExpand
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Effect of Endotoxin on Opossum Gallbladder Motility: A Model of Acalculous Cholecystitis
ObjectiveTo determine whether endotoxin causes histologic changes in the gallbladder consistent with acalculous cholecystitis, and to determine the effects of endotoxin on gallbladder motility.Expand
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Maingot’s Abdominal Operations, 11th Edition
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Weaving Women's Health across Clinical Clerkships
Clerkship directors have an opportunity to develop consensus on learning objectives for women's health issues and to develop curricula that cross disciplinary boundaries. A collaborativeExpand
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Characteristics of women surgeons in the United States.
BACKGROUND Women surgeons are becoming increasingly prevalent. Despite this, there have been few studies of personal or professional characteristics of US surgeons of either gender. METHODS DataExpand
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Extra-intestinal manifestations of Crohn's disease.
  • K. Ephgrave
  • Medicine
  • The Surgical clinics of North America
  • 1 June 2007
Extra-intestinal manifestations occur in at least 25% of Crohn's disease patients. Some extra-intestinal manifestations, such as erythema nodusum and peripheral arthropathy, will wax and wane inExpand
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Effect of endotoxin on canine gastrointestinal motility and transit.
Ileus is common during sepsis; however, the etiology of this gastrointestinal dysmotility is unclear. The aim of our study was to determine the effects of a single, sublethal dose of endotoxin onExpand
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