60-Year-Old Man With Chest Pain
- Randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation of a chest pain observation unit compared with routine care. Goodacre, Steve; Nicholl, Jon; Dixon, Simon; Cross, Elizabeth; Angelini, Karen; Arnold, Jane; Revill, Sue; Locker, Tom; Morris, Francis; Campbell, Stephen; Capewell, Simon J.; Quinney, Deborah // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);1/31/2004, Vol. 328 Issue 7434, p254
Abstract Objectives: To measure the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of providing care in a chest pain observation unit compared with routine care for patients with acute, undifferentiated chest pain. Design: Cluster randomised controlled trial, with 442 days randomised to the chest pain...
- Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy and Surgically Created Tracheostomy in ICU Patients. Valizade Hasanloei, Mohammad Amin; Mahoori, Alireza; Bazzazi, Amir Mohammad; Golzari, Samad E. J.; Karami, Tohid // Journal of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Research;2014, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p43
No abstract available.
- Country cardiograms case 17. Gasparelli, Rudy E. // Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine;Summer2000, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p149
Presents a case of a 32-year-old man presented to the hospital emergency department complaining of chest heaviness. Previous diagnosis of pericarditis; Electrocardiodiagram of the patient.
- Country cardiograms case 17: Answer. // Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine;Summer2000, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p164
Presents an interpretation of the electrocardiograph testing done on a 38-year-old man complaining of chest heaviness, a medical case presented in an issue of the 'Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine.' Evidence of early repolarization characteristics; Differentiation from anterior myocardial...
- Country cardiograms case 24. Helm, Charles // Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine;Winter2004, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p37
Presents a case of a 51-year-old man with intermittent chest pain. Use of an electrocardiogram to diagnosis the disease; Interpretation of the medical results.
- Chest physiotherapy prolongs duration of ventilation in the critically ill ventilated for more than 48 hours. Templeton, Maie; Palazzo, Mark G. A. // Intensive Care Medicine;Nov2007, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p1938
Objective:This study aimed to determine the impact of providing chest physiotherapy after routine clinical assessment on the duration of mechanical ventilation, outcome and intensive care length of stay. Design and Setting:Single-centre, single-blind, prospective,...
- Assessment of peri-extubation pain by visual analogue scale in the adult intensive care unit: a prospective observational study. Gacouin, Arnaud; Camus, Christophe; Le Tulzo, Yves; Lavoue, Sylvain; Hoff, Jérome; Signouret, Thomas; Person, Arnaud; Thomas, Rémi // Intensive Care Medicine;Jul2004, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p1340
Objective. This prospective observational study was undertaken in order to assess pain experienced by intensive care unit patients at the time of extubation and to identify factors associated with pain of at least moderate intensity. Design. Prospective observational study. Setting. Intensive...
- Major themes for 2013 in cardiothoracic and vascular anaesthesia and intensive care. Gutsche, J. T.; Riha, H.; Patel, P.; Sahota, G. S.; Valentine, E.; Ghadimi, K.; Silvay, G.; T. Augoustides, J. G. // Heart, Lung & Vessels;2014, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p79
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- Impaired Postoperative Hyperglycemic Stress Response Associated with Increased Mortality in Patients in the Cardiothoracic Surgery Intensive Care Unit. Michael Via; Corey Scurlock; David Adams; Aaron Weiss; Jeffrey Mechanick // Endocrine Practice;Sep2010, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p798
Objective: To describe the association of tight glycemic control with intensive insulin therapy and clinical outcome among patients in the cardiothoracic surgery intensive care unit.Methods: All patients who underwent cardiothoracic surgery and were admitted to the cardiothoracic surgery...