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Burnout syndrome at the emergency service
BACKGROUND: This study aims to determine the comprehension of the burnout level among the health worker. MATERIAL AND METHODS: We studied 80 health persons working at our hospital. Burnout symptomsExpand
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Missed injuries in military patients with major trauma: original study.
OBJECTIVE The incidence and subsequent outcomes of missed injuries and the primary factors contributing to each missed injury were analyzed. METHODS Records of 709 trauma patients were reviewedExpand
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A Clinic Investigation into Prehospital and Emergency Department Delays in Acute Stroke Care
Objective: The aim of our study was to investigate the factors which cause prehospital and emergency department (ED) delays in acute stroke care. Subjects and Methods: We prospectively studied 229Expand
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Comparison of Laparoscopic and Open Surgery for Total Rectal Prolapse
PurposeTotal rectal prolapse is a devastating disorder causing constipation and anal incontinence. We compared open and laparoscopic surgical approaches in a limited series.MethodsThe subjects ofExpand
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Hemoptysis and breath-holding diving.
OBJECTIVE We aim to present one case with hemoptysis. Pulmonary barotrauma of descent (lung squeeze) has been described in breath-hold divers when the lung volume becomes smaller than the residualExpand
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White Blood Cell Count and C-reactive Protein Predict Short-term Prognosis in Acute Myocardial Infarction
An elevated white blood cell (WBC) count and C-reactive protein (CRP) concentration are associated with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and long-term mortality in patients with coronary arteryExpand
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Naproxen sodium-induced toxic epidermal necrolysis: a case report and review of the literature
SummaryBACKGROUND: Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) syndrome is an uncommon, acute, life-threatening disorder that involves sloughing of skin at the dermal-epidermal junction with associatedExpand
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[Evaluation of stress factors and burnout in the emergency department staff].
INTRODUCTION Burnout has been defined as a syndrome of emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, and 1 reduced personal accomplishment. The syndrome have been linked to high levels of absenteeism fromExpand
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Non-urgent patients in an Emergency Medical Service.
BACKGROUND Emergency Medical Services (ES) are medical-surgical facilities where extremely ill patients, victims of accidents, intoxications and other urgent clinical situations should be rapidly andExpand
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