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Functional deficits in patients with mild cognitive impairment: Prediction of AD
ObjectiveTo evaluate the predictive utility of self-reported and informant-reported functional deficits in patients with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) for the follow-up diagnosis of probable AD.Expand
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Tumor angiogenesis as a prognostic factor in early oral tongue cancer.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the relationship between tumor angiogenesis and the subsequent development of cervical node metastases in patients with stage 1 carcinoma of the oral tongue. METHODS The studyExpand
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Serum S100B Protein Levels Are Correlated with Subclinical Neurocognitive Declines after Carotid Endarterectomy
OBJECTIVECarotid endarterectomy (CEA) is an effective means of stroke prevention among appropriately selected patients; however, neuropsychometric testing has revealed subtle cognitive injuries inExpand
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Partial Cricotracheal Resection with Primary Anastomosis in the Pediatric Age Group
The traditional approach to severe subglottic stenosis (SGS) in the pediatric age group is laryngotracheal reconstruction (LTR). This approach may be complex and multistaged, with variable andExpand
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Diagnostic value of galectin‐3 as a marker for malignancy in follicular patterned thyroid lesions
The determination of malignancy in follicular patterned thyroid lesions is based on postoperative histologic findings. Therefore, affected patients are referred for surgery, although only 20% willExpand
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Severe pain confounds neuropsychological test performance.
There is little information on the effect of pain on neuropsychological test performance. We have undertaken this study to explore which tests are affected by pain, the magnitude of these changes,Expand
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Immunocompetency in Children with Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis: Prospective Study
Objectives: We sought to investigate the immunologic status of children with recurrent respiratory papillomatosis and to evaluate possible correlations between the patients' immunocompetency and theExpand
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Computerized Scoring System for the Diagnosis of Foreign Body Aspiration in Children
Objectives: Foreign body aspiration (FBA) is a life-threatening event in children. The gold standard for diagnosis is bronchoscopy, but there is no consensus regarding indications for the procedure.Expand
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Management of Persistent Tracheocutaneous Fistula in the Pediatric Age Group
Different surgical methods have been advocated for closure of persistent tracheocutaneous fistula (TCF) in children. The objective of this study was to compare different methods of repair andExpand
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Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia in the maxillary sinus. A benign lesion that may be mistaken for angiosarcoma.
Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia is a vascular benign lesion bearing some similarities to malignant angiosarcoma. To the best of our knowledge, it has never been described within theExpand
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