Preexisting Condition Coverage

Known as: Preexisting Disorders, Pre-Existing Diseases, Pre-Existing Illnesses 
Insurance coverage of a physical or mental health condition, disability, or illness existing before health insurance is applied for or enrolled in.
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Review
2011
Review
2011
In studies of weight and mortality, the construct of reverse causation has come to be used to imply that the exposure-outcome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Although gout and hyperuricemia are related to several conditions that are associated with reduced survival, no… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Preliminary results have demonstrated the clinical efficacy of computerised cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In animals, exposure to severe stress can damage the hippocampus. Recent human studies show smaller hippocampal volume in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To examine the role of nonfasting serum insulin level and components of the insulin resistance syndrome in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Recalcitrant coagulopathy "the bloody vicious cycle," produces the majority of deaths after torso trauma. A model… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Numerous studies have documented a U- or J-shaped association between body mass index (BMI) (kg/m2) and mortality, such that… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Fifty years ago, multiple organ failure was unheard ofwe could not keep patients alive long enough for the sequential dysfunction… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Although 40% of US women indicate they are currently trying to lose weight, the association between intentional weight loss and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The incidence of epilepsy and of all unprovoked seizures was determined for residents of Rochester, Minnesota U.S.A. from 1935… (More)
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