Tami A Mueller

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BACKGROUND Endoscopic balloon dilation has been shown to be an alternative to surgery in the treatment of Crohn's symptomatic strictures. AIM To analyse the impact of the type of the strictures -de novo or anastomotic - their location and their length on the outcome of endoscopic balloon dilation. METHODS Between December 1999 and June 2008, 55 patients(More)
Epidemiological evidence of lung cancer risk from radon is based mainly on studies of men employed underground in mines where exposures are relatively high in comparison to indoor exposure. Risk from residential radon can be estimated from occupational studies. Nevertheless, as such extrapolations depend on a number of assumptions, direct estimation of the(More)
Epidemiological evidence of lung cancer risk from radon is based mainly on studies of men employed underground in mines where exposures are relatively high in comparison to indoor exposure. Nevertheless, direct evidence of risk from residential radon is desirable. In 1990, a study was started comprising 12,000 inhabitants of an area with elevated radon(More)
OBJECTIVE To report surgical treatment of severe otitis media in an alpaca by a modification of a subtotal ear canal ablation and lateral bulla osteotomy technique used in dogs. STUDY DESIGN Case report. ANIMALS An 11-week-old female alpaca cria. METHODS The cria had a 2-week history of right otitis media, nonresponsive to medical treatment, as well(More)
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