Whitney DeGroot

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REMMERS, J. E., W. J. DEGROOT, E. K. SAUERLAND, AND A. M. ANCH. Pathogenesis of upper airww occlusion during . sleep. J. Appl. Physiol.: Respirat. Environ. Exercise Physiol. 44ftik 931-938, 1978. -Ten patients with daytime somnolence and obesity were found to have periodic airway occlusion (AO) during nocturnal sleep. The cyclical ventilatory pattern(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the percentage of dogs surviving to hospital discharge and identify factors associated with death prior to hospital discharge among dogs undergoing surgery because of primary splenic torsion (PST). DESIGN Retrospective case series. ANIMALS 102 client-owned dogs. PROCEDURES Medical records of dogs with a confirmed diagnosis of(More)
To evaluate the effects of corticosteroids on the resolution of acute attacks of asthma, 38 young, acutely ill, asthmatic subjects were given a single intravenous injection of either 0.25, 0.50 or 1.0 g of hydrocortisone hemisuccinate or a placebo (sterile saline solution) in a random, double blind manner. Each was then treated with isoproterenol, at hourly(More)
Examination of an elderly man with quinidine sulfate-induced thrombocytopenia complicated by pulmonary hemorrhage failed to identify any underlying pulmonary disease contributing to the bleeding All bleeding ceased, and pulmonary infiltrates disappeared after the platelet count returned to normal. Special studies indicated a high titer quinidine-dependent(More)