Value-based healthcare (VBHC) intends to achieve better outcomes for patients, to improve quality of patient care, with reduced costs.
The presence of perioperative diabetes may lead to increased mortality risks following liver transplant (LT) in patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH).
Tissue injury triggers activation of mesenchymal lineage cells into wound-repairing myofibroblasts, whose unrestrained activity leads to fibrosis.
Most metabolic studies on mice are performed at room temperature, although under these conditions mice, unlike humans, spend considerable energy to maintain core temperature.
Squamous cell anal carcinoma (SCAC) is an uncommon neoplasia often cured by surgery and/or chemo-adiation therapy at the localized stage.