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Heart failure–associated hospitalizations in the United States.
OBJECTIVES This study sought to characterize temporal trends in hospitalizations with heart failure as a primary or secondary diagnosis. BACKGROUND Heart failure patients are frequently admittedExpand
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The Crystal Structure of the MJ0796 ATP-binding Cassette
The crystal structure of the MJ0796 ATP-binding cassette, a member of the o228/LolD transporter family, has been determined at 2.7-Å resolution with MgADP bound at its active site. Comparing thisExpand
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Everolimus-eluting stents or bypass surgery for multivessel coronary disease.
BACKGROUND Results of trials and registry studies have shown lower long-term mortality after coronary-artery bypass grafting (CABG) than after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) among patientsExpand
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Population-Level Prediction of Type 2 Diabetes From Claims Data and Analysis of Risk Factors
We present a new approach to population health, in which data-driven predictive models are learned for outcomes such as type 2 diabetes. Expand
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Revascularization in Patients With Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease and Severe Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction: Everolimus-Eluting Stents Versus Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
Background— Guidelines recommend coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) over percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for multivessel disease and severe left ventricular systolic dysfunction.Expand
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Physician Decision Making and Trends in the Use of Cardiac Stress Testing in the United States
Context Some observers believe that cardiac stress testing with imaging is an important source of rising health care costs and radiation exposure, but not much is known about time trends.Expand
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Revascularization in Patients With Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease and Chronic Kidney Disease: Everolimus-Eluting Stents Versus Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery.
BACKGROUND Randomized trials of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) versus coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) routinely exclude patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). OBJECTIVES ThisExpand
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Diabetes and Risk of Fracture-Related Hospitalization
OBJECTIVE To examine the association between diabetes, glycemic control, and risk of fracture-related hospitalization in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study. RESEARCH DESIGN ANDExpand
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Incidence of potentially avoidable urgent readmissions and their relation to all-cause urgent readmissions
Background: Urgent, unplanned hospital readmissions are increasingly being used to gauge the quality of care. We reviewed urgent readmissions to determine which were potentially avoidable andExpand
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Emergency department visits for heart failure and subsequent hospitalization or observation unit admission.
BACKGROUND Treatment of acute heart failure in the emergency department (ED) or observation unit is an alternative to hospitalization. Both ED management and observation unit management have beenExpand
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