Kathrin Kuhr

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BACKGROUND Thrombotic microangiopathies (TMA) in adults such as thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) and hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) are life-threatening disorders if untreated. Clinical presentation is highly variable and prognostic factors for clinical course and outcome are not well established. METHODS We performed a retrospective(More)
AIMS The impact of type of first medical contact (FMC) in the setting of a guideline conform metropolitan ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) network providing obligatory primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is unclear. METHODS AND RESULTS 3,312 patients were prospectively included between 2006 and 2012 into a registry accompanying the(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare the mortality of patients in a palliative care unit on working days with that on weekends and public holidays. DESIGN Retrospective database study. SETTING Palliative care unit in Germany. POPULATION All admissions to palliative care unit between 1 January 1997 and 31 December 2008. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE The impact of day type(More)
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