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Factors predictive of complicated or severe alcohol withdrawal in alcohol dependent inpatients.
- D. Mennecier, M. Thomas, +5 authors C. Thiolet
- Gastroenterologie clinique et biologique
- 1 August 2008
OBJECTIVE In a department of hepatology and gastroenterology, a significant number of patients are hospitalized for alcohol withdrawal. The aim of this retrospective study was to identify factors… Expand
Is extended thromboprophylaxis necessary in elective colorectal cancer surgery?
- R. Chandra, G. Melino, M. Thomas, M. Lawrence, R. A. Hunter, J. Moore
- ANZ journal of surgery
- 1 December 2013
Colorectal cancer surgery carries a high risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) but the optimal duration of thromboprophylaxis is unknown. The cost‐effectiveness of extended prophylaxis is not known in… Expand
Effect of hepatic cryotherapy on serum CEA concentration in patients with multiple inoperable hepatic metastases from colorectal cancer.
Eleven patients with multiple hepatic metastases from colorectal cancer, all judged inoperable, were treated by cryotherapy using a probe through which liquid nitrogen was circulated using a single… Expand
Predicting chronic post-operative pain following laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
BackgroundChronic post-operative pain (CPP) following laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair (LIHR) may cause significant morbidity and be more problematic than recurrence. Determining pre-operative… Expand
Conventional adverse features do not predict response to adjuvant chemotherapy in stage II colon cancer
- S. Peng, M. Thomas, A. Ruszkiewicz, A. Hunter, M. Lawrence, J. Moore
- ANZ journal of surgery
- 1 November 2014
The role of adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with stage II colon cancer is unclear. Current guidelines recommend adjuvant chemotherapy for high‐risk patients, although the benefit demonstrated to… Expand
The first attack of acute rheumatic fever in childhood--clinical and laboratory profile.
- P. Nair, E. Philip, C. G. Bahuleyan, M. Thomas, J. Shanmugham, N. S. Suguna Bai
- Indian pediatrics
- 1 March 1990
One hundred consecutive cases of 'first attack' of acute rheumatic fever were studied. There were 52 males and 48 females, constituting 1.12% of total hospital admissions. Nearly 10% of children were… Expand
Sequential Parenteral to Oral Clindamycin Dosing in Pediatric Musculoskeletal Infection: A Retrospective Review of 30 mg/kg/d Versus 40 mg/kg/d
- C. Erickson, P. Sue, +4 authors L. Copley
- The Pediatric infectious disease journal
- 1 October 2016
Background: Children with musculoskeletal infection in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) prevalent communities are often treated with oral clindamycin. Current guidelines recommend… Expand
Normal ranges of some select lymphocyte sub-populations in peripheral blood of normal healthy Indians
A national task force was constituted by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), to define reference ranges for several lymphocyte sub-populations in healthy Indians. The task force comprised… Expand
[Genetic etiological factors in temporomandibular joint pain dysfunction syndrome. Study of HLA-A and HLA-B antigens].
Paediatric day surgery: revisiting the University Hospital of the West Indies experience.
- M. Scarlett, A. Crawford-Sykes, M. Thomas, N. Duncan
- The West Indian medical journal
- 1 September 2007
Day surgery is cheaper and allows for less time delay. In developing countries with limited health budgets, these factors lead to higher patient turnover and shortened waiting lists. The decreased… Expand