AORTIC ARCH SYNDROME
- Heat Stroke: Recognition and Principles of Management. Gottschalk, Paul G.; Thomas, Juergen E. // Clinical Pediatrics;Oct1967, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p576
Provides information about heat stroke. Etiology; Predisposing factors; Epidemiology; Signs and symptoms; Diagnosis; Treatment approaches.
- Alport syndrome. Kashtan, Clifford E. // Kidney International Supplement;Mar1997, Issue 58, pS-69
Provides information about Alport's syndrome. Etiology and epidemiology; Signs and symptoms; Diagnosis and treatment.
- Candidemia in a Tertiary Care Hospital: Epidemiology and Factors Influencing Mortality. Alonso-Valle, H.; Acha, O.; García-Palomo, J. D.; Fariñas-Álvarez, C.; Fernández-Mazarrasa, C.; Fariñas, M. C. // European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases;Apr2003, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p254
The present study was conducted in order to assess the epidemiology and clinical course of candidemia and to identify the risk factors associated with mortality. A total of 143 episodes of nosocomial candidemia were identified during a 5-year period, and these were included in the study. The...
- Treatment of Brain Aneurysms. Schonfeld, Amy Rothman; McMullen, Michael A. // Radiologic Technology;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 79 Issue 6, p515
The article offers information on the treatment of brain aneurysms. It discusses the epidemiology of aneurysms, their causes and risk factors, and their different types. Also included are the likelihood of aneurysm rupture, characteristics of nonsaccular aneurysms, and their clinical signs and...
- EpidemiologÃa clÃnica de la epilepsia. Pedroza, F. García; Millán, R.; Peñaloza, Y. // Revista Mexicana de Neurociencia;ene/feb2010, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p82
No abstract available.
- Prostate Cancer, clinical oncology. Theodorescu, Dan // Encyclopedic Reference of Cancer;2001, p720
A definition of the term "prostate cancer," as used in clinical oncology, is presented. It refers to a malignant neoplasm that arises in the male prostate gland. An overview of the epidemiology and risk factors of the disease is provided. Information is presented on the etiology, genetic...
- Trauma sepsis. Thornhill, Robert; Strong, Dan; Vasanth, Suresh; Mackenzie, Iain // Trauma;Jan2010, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p31
Sepsis is a major cause of mortality and morbidity in the trauma patient. Sepsis following traumatic injury is related to the type of injury, together with the extent of injury and the anatomical location. Burn injuries are associated with the highest risk of sepsis. The diagnosis of sepsis in...
- Rolul acidului uric seric ï¿½n accidentul vascular cerebral ischemic. C�mpeanu, Ana // Romanian Journal of Cardiology;Jun2010, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p127
Serum uric acid (SUA) may be an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease, but their role remains controversial, since its linkage to other risk factors. Recent epidemiological and clinical evidences suggest that high SUA is common in many diseases, including stroke, diabetes, and...
- Acute carpal tunnel syndrome in trauma. Jhattu, Hardeep; Klaassen, Sophie; Ying, Charlotte; Hussain, Muhammad // European Journal of Plastic Surgery;Nov2012, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p639
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is one of the commonest compression neuropathy. It carries significant employment and health care costs and causes much grief to patients. There are numerous causes for carpal tunnel syndrome; however, in this review, the authors concentrate on trauma as a primary...