Direct Coombs test

Known as: coombs direct test, Direct antiglobulin test, Test, Direct Antiglobulin 
A measurement of the antibody or complement-coated erythrocytes in a blood specimen in vivo.
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2016
Review
2016
Osteoarthritis (OA) consumes a significant amount of healthcare resources, and impairs the health-related quality of life (HRQoL… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Responses to a number of different plasticity-inducing brain stimulation protocols are highly variable. However there… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
AIMS To estimate the current and future economic burdens of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes in the UK. METHODS A top-down approach… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Although posttraumatic osteoarthritis (OA) is a common and important entity in orthopedic practice, no data presently exist… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Although laparoscopic resection of colorectal carcinoma improves post-operative recovery, long-term survival and… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the cost of atrial fibrillation (AF) to health and social services in the UK in 1995 and, based on… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND & AIMS Gastrointestinal (GI) and liver diseases inflict a heavy economic burden. Although the burden is considerable… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
We have recently shown that heart failure admission rates continue to increase in the UK -- particularly in older age groups. As… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To determine mortality, morbidity, and costs attributable to surgical-site infections (SSIs) in the 1990s. DESIGN A… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND We estimate in dollar terms the economic burden of depression in the United States on an annual basis. METHOD Using… (More)
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