Robert J. Mailloux

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Although much has been written concerning the complications of long-term total parenteral nutrition, little or no mention of pulmonary embolism is made in the literature. We present two patients maintained on home total parenteral nutrition who suffered pulmonary emboli, one while receiving standard heparin therapy. No potential source other than their(More)
Popular belief has often attributed the disproportionate occurrence of hypertension in blacks to the increased social stresses faced by the minority population. Evidence now points to a more biologically relevant explanation of black hypertension, an increase in levels of heavy metals. Preferentially bound to melanin, cadmium, lead, and copper have(More)
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