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Assessing the effect of estimation error on risk-adjusted CUSUM chart performance.
  • M. Jones, S. Steiner
  • Medicine, Computer Science
  • International journal for quality in health care…
  • 1 April 2012
TLDR
We studied the effect of estimation error on risk-adjusted binary cumulative sum (CUSUM) performance using actual and simulated data on patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery. Expand
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Oseltamivir for influenza in adults and children: systematic review of clinical study reports and summary of regulatory comments
Objective To describe the potential benefits and harms of oseltamivir by reviewing all clinical study reports (or similar document when no clinical study report exists) of randomised placeboExpand
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Prediction of hospital outcome in septic shock: a prospective comparison of tissue Doppler and cardiac biomarkers
IntroductionDiastolic dysfunction as demonstrated by tissue Doppler imaging (TDI), particularly E/e' (peak early diastolic transmitral/peak early diastolic mitral annular velocity) is common inExpand
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Neuraminidase inhibitors for preventing and treating influenza in healthy adults: systematic review and meta-analysis
Objectives To update a 2005 Cochrane review that assessed the effects of neuraminidase inhibitors in preventing or ameliorating the symptoms of influenza, the transmission of influenza, andExpand
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A randomised controlled comparison of early post-pyloric versus early gastric feeding to meet nutritional targets in ventilated intensive care patients
IntroductionTo compare outcomes from early post-pyloric to gastric feeding in ventilated, critically ill patients in a medical intensive care unit (ICU).MethodsProspective randomized study.Expand
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Multimorbidity patterns are differentially associated with functional ability and decline in a longitudinal cohort of older women.
BACKGROUND we aimed to identify multimorbidity patterns and relate these patterns to functional ability and decline. METHODS we included 7,270 participants of the older cohort of the AustralianExpand
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Extended follow-up of a randomized controlled trial of the Lidcombe Program of Early Stuttering Intervention.
BACKGROUND In the Lidcombe Program of Early Stuttering Intervention, parents present verbal contingencies for stutter-free and stuttered speech in everyday situations. A previous randomizedExpand
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A graphical method for assessing agreement with the mean between multiple observers using continuous measures.
BACKGROUND Currently, we are not aware of a method to assess graphically on one simple plot agreement between more than two observers making continuous measurements on the same subjects. METHODS WeExpand
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Zanamivir for influenza in adults and children: systematic review of clinical study reports and summary of regulatory comments
Objectives To describe the potential benefits and harms of zanamivir. Design Systematic review of clinical study reports of randomised placebo controlled trials and regulatory information DataExpand
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Prevalence of anxiety disorders among children who stutter.
PURPOSE Stuttering during adulthood is associated with a heightened rate of anxiety disorders, especially social anxiety disorder. Given the early onset of both anxiety and stuttering, thisExpand
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