Einstein (Sao Paulo) 2017 Jul-Sep;15(3):378-379. Epub 2017 Jun 12.
Hospital Pediátrico, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2021 Apr 12. Epub 2021 Apr 12.
Department of Surgery, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA.
Patients infected with SARS-Cov-2, the causative virus behind the coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19) pandemic, have been increasing rapidly in New York City. New York City has the highest incidence in the United States and fully 45% of all deaths from COVID-19. Our medical center is located within a high-density region of cases in south Brooklyn and, in fact, three of our neighborhood zip codes are in the top seven in New York in incidence. Read More
Pediatr Pulmonol 2021 Apr 12. Epub 2021 Apr 12.
Department of Pediatric Pulmonology, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.
Respiratory distress is a common complaint for children seeking medical attention. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. Read More
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 2021 Apr 12. Epub 2021 Apr 12.
Departamento de Medicina Intensiva, Facultad de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile.
Using protective mechanical ventilation strategies with low tidal volume is usually accompanied by an increment of respiratory rate to maintain adequate alveolar ventilation. However, there is no robust data that support the safety of a high respiratory rate concerning ventilator-induced lung injury. Several experimental animal studies have explored the effects of respiratory rate over lung physiology, using a wide range of frequencies and different models. Read More
Ginekol Pol 2021 Apr 12. Epub 2021 Apr 12.
The Azrieli faculty of Medicine, Bar-Ilan University, Safed, Israel.
Objectives: To compare expectant management with early planned labor induction in pregnancies complicated by late preterm pre-labor rupture of membranes (PPROM).Material And Methods: A retrospective file review was conducted in a single tertiary center from January 2015 to Sep-tember 2019. Singleton pregnancies complicated by late PPROM at 34-36 completed weeks of gestation were enrolled. Read More
Surg Technol Int 2021 Apr 9;38. Epub 2021 Apr 9.
Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA.
Adult Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis (RRP) is a rare disease caused by the human papilloma virus in which papilloma grows from the respiratory epithelium. Patients can suffer from significant respiratory distress secondary to tracheal or bronchial obstruction by papilloma and the mainstay of treatment is bronchoscopic debridement. There are a variety of techniques to resect the endoluminal tumor, including CO2 or YAG laser, argon plasma coagulation, microdebrider and cold forceps. Read More