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Outcomes after surgery in patients with previous stroke
(Wiley Open Access, 2014-09-16)
Background Limited information is available on the association between a medical history of stroke and postoperative outcomes. This study investigated the outcomes following non-neurological surgery in patients with ...
Esophageal Stent Migration as a Cause of Severe Upper Airway Obstruction
(Dove Medical Press, 2014-07-15)
Self-expandable metal esophageal stents (SEMS) are used to provide symptomatic relief of dysphagia, particularly in cancer patients. The advancement of covered SEMS stents has decreased the rate of tumor in-growth complications, ...
Increased risk of acute myocardial infarction and mortality in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: Two nationwide retrospective cohort studies
Background: This study evaluated the risk of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and mortality among patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in two nationwide retrospective cohort studies. Methods: Using Taiwan’s ...
Concurrent congenital peritoneopericardial diaphragmatic hernia and bochdalek hernia in a neonate
We present the first report of a neonate with, concurrent left sided Bochdalek hernia and peritoneopericardial diaphragmatic hernia.