Valerie E Dechant

Learn More
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Red blood cell transfusion (RBCT) may increase the risk of thrombotic events (TE) in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) through changes induced by storage coupled with SAH-related hypercoagulability. We sought to investigate the association between RBCT and the risk of TE in patients with SAH. METHODS 205 consecutive(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the relative contributions of psychological (mood and anxiety), social, and seizure-related variables to quality of life (QOL) scores in epilepsy. METHODS Outpatients (n = 435) with epilepsy completed the Quality of Life in Epilepsy 31 Inventory (QOLIE-31), Beck Depression Inventory II (BDI-II), Beck Anxiety Inventory, and a social(More)
  • 1