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Treatment of Postoperative Lymphatic Leakage Applying Transpedal Lymphangiography - Experience in 355 Consecutive Patients.

Rofo 2022 Jan 26. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Clinic of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany.

Purpose:  Report of experience from a single institution in treating postoperative lymphatic leakage (PLL) applying conventional transpedal lymphangiography (TL).

Materials And Methods:  453 patients with the initial diagnosis of PLL receiving TL between 03/1993 and 09/2018 were identified in the database. Only patients with confirmed PLL were included in the study. Read More

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January 2022

The Potential Value of 320-Row Computed Tomography Angiography in Digital Subtraction Angiography-Negative Spontaneous Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Patients.

Authors:
Shengfeng Wu

J Comput Assist Tomogr 2022 Jan 25. Epub 2022 Jan 25.

From the Department of Medical imaging, Wuxi Clinical Medical School of Anhui Medical University, 904th Hospital of PLA (Wuxi Taihu Hospital), Wuxi, China.

Objective: This study aimed to investigate the clinical value of multiphase and multiparametric 320-row computed tomography (CT) in the long-term follow-up of spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) with initially negative CT angiography (CTA) and digital subtraction angiography (DSA) results.

Methods: We retrospectively analyzed the clinical data of 35 patients with nontraumatic angiographically negative SAH results from February 2012 to December 2015. Regular follow-up was performed with 320-row CTA, CT venography, and CT perfusion. Read More

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January 2022

Obesity Among Industrial Workers in Brazil: A Cross-sectional Study on Prevalence and Associated Factors.

J Occup Environ Med 2022 Jan 25. Epub 2022 Jan 25.

Post-graduate Program in Collective Health, University of Vale do Rio dos Sinos, UNISINOS, São Leopoldo, RS, Brazil (Xavier, Garcez, da Silva, Olinto); Life Sciences Area, University of West Santa Catarina, UNOESC, Joaçaba, SC, Brazil (Xavier); Post-graduate Program in Nutrition Sciences, Federal University of Health Science of Porto Alegre, UFCSPA, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil (Garcez); Social Service of Industry of Rio Grande do Sul (SESI-RS), Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil (Cibeira, Germano); Post-graduate Program in Food, Nutrition and Health, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul State, UFRGS, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil (Olinto).

Objective: Estimate the prevalence of obesity and its associated factors among industrial workers.

Methods: This is a cross-sectional study of secondary data from workers aged 18 to 59 years in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

Results: A total of 20,820 workers (12,372 male and 8,448 female) were investigated. Read More

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January 2022

Updated Standardized Mortality Ratio Evaluation of Disease Risks of Shipyard Workers Exposed to Low Dose Ionizing Radiation.

J Occup Environ Med 2022 Jan 25. Epub 2022 Jan 25.

Professor, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Joint Appointment: Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205 (Tao), Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205 (Curriero), Senior Research Associate (Retired), Departmental of Environmental Health and Engineering, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205 (Chee), Professor of Radiology, The Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Professor of Medicine - Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Professor - Joint Appointment in Environmental Health and Engineering, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 601 N Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287-0856 (Mahesh).

Objective: To examine the risk of diseases among industrial workers with low and fractionated radiation exposures.

Method: 372,047 US male shipyard radiation and non-radiation workers were followed for 54 years and compared to US males using Standardized Mortality Ratio (SMR) method.

Results: SMRs for both radiation and non-radiation workers had lower risks of death from all causes (0. Read More

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January 2022

Aortic diastolic pressure decay explains sex-related differences in the subendocardial viability ratio: the Wakuya study.

J Hypertens 2022 Jan 25. Epub 2022 Jan 25.

Miyagi University of Education Medical Center, Sendai Wakuya National Health Insurance Hospital Wakuya Medical and Welfare Center, Miyagi, Japan.

Objective: Coronary heart disease is the leading cause of mortality in women. Despite a higher risk of heart failure after the first myocardial infarction in women compared with men, the sex-specific mechanisms are unknown. We hypothesized that myocardial ischemia is attributable to sex-related diastolic alterations in the central hemodynamics. Read More

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January 2022

Ethnic/Racial Disparities in Longitudinal Neurocognitive Decline in People with HIV.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2022 Jan 25. Epub 2022 Jan 25.

University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA; Fordham University, New York, NY; Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY; University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA; Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO; University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX.

Background: To examine longitudinal neurocognitive decline among Latino, non-Latino Black, and non-Latino White people with HIV (PWH) and factors that might explain ethnic/racial disparities in neurocognitive decline.

Methods: 499 PWH (13.8% Latino, 42. Read More

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January 2022

Risk Factors for Mortality in Patients with COVID-19: The Kuwait Experience.

Med Princ Pract 2022 Jan 26. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Objectives: To describe the baseline characteristics and evaluate the risk factors for in-hospital mortality in patients admitted to hospitals with coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Kuwait.

Subjects And Methods: This retrospective cohort analysed data of patients admitted to two hospitals in Kuwait with COVID-19. The outcome was assessed by using multivariable analysis of factors affecting survival and mortality. Read More

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January 2022

Cardiometabolic and Vascular Disease Factors and Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia.

Gerontology 2022 Jan 26:1-9. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Gerontology Research Programme, Department of Psychological Medicine, National University Health System, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore.

Introduction: There is empirical evidence that cardiovascular risk factors and vascular pathology contribute to cognitive impairment and dementia.

Methods: We profiled cardiometabolic and vascular disease (CMVD) and CMVD burden in community-living older adults in the Singapore Longitudinal Ageing Study cohort and examined the association of CMVD risk markers with the prevalence and incidence of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and dementia from a median 3.8 years of follow-up. Read More

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January 2022

Effect of BMI on the thermogenic response to cold exposure and associated changes in metabolism and browning markers in adult humans.

Obes Facts 2022 Jan 26. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Introduction: Brown adipose tissue (BAT) serves to produce heat by non-shivering thermogenesis. Activation of BAT increases energy expenditure and is seen as a putative strategy to treat obesity. There is conflicting data on the capacity for cold induced thermogenesis in individuals with higher BMI. Read More

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January 2022

Nucleotides: an updated review of their concentration in breast milk.

Nutr Res 2021 Dec 28;99:13-24. Epub 2021 Dec 28.

AgResearch Ltd, Te Ohu Rangahau Kai, Palmerston North, New Zealand. Electronic address:

Our knowledge about the complexity of human milk, in particular fatty acid, protein, and oligosaccharide profiles, has increased considerably in recent years. However, little attention has been paid to nucleotides, which account for ∼2% to 5% of the nonprotein nitrogen fraction of breast milk and provide important cellular and metabolism functions for the infant. We examined literature published in the past 25 years to provide an updated review of concentrations of nucleotides in breast milk across lactational stages in mothers around the world. Read More

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December 2021

Effects of parental care and overprotection on adolescents' diurnal cortisol profiles.

Horm Behav 2022 Jan 23;140:105121. Epub 2022 Jan 23.

Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Macau, China; Center for Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Institute of Collaborative Innovation, University of Macau, China. Electronic address:

Parental bonding is a strong determinant of children's health. One of the proposed pathways through which parenting impacts children's health is by altering the functioning of stress response systems. The current study aims to investigate the associations between two types of parental bonding (care and overprotection) and functioning of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis (i. Read More

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January 2022

Recommending HPV vaccination at age 9: A national survey of primary care professionals.

Acad Pediatr 2022 Jan 23. Epub 2022 Jan 23.

Department of Health Behavior, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA 27599-7400; Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, 27559-7295. Electronic address:

Objective: Several U.S. health organizations, including the American Academy of Pediatrics, now encourage primary care professionals to recommend HPV vaccination before the traditionally targeted ages of 11-12 years as a strategy to increase vaccination timeliness. Read More

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January 2022

Vision Prognosis and Associated Factors of Optic Neuritis in Dependence of Glial Autoimmune Antibodies.

Am J Ophthalmol 2022 Jan 23. Epub 2022 Jan 23.

Department of Ophthalmology, The Chinese People's Liberation Army General Hospital & The Chinese People's Liberation Army Medical School, Beijing, China. Electronic address:

Purpose: To assess the visual prognosis of optic neuritis (ON) in dependence of the glial autoimmune antibody status and associated factors.

Design: Longitudinal observational cohort study METHODS: : Patients with ON and measurements of serum concentrations of glial autoantibodies were consecutively and longitudinally examined with a minimal follow-up of three months. Patients with multiple sclerosis and double seronegative results were excluded. Read More

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January 2022

Cardiovascular and Cancer Risk with Tofacitinib in Rheumatoid Arthritis.

N Engl J Med 2022 Jan;386(4):316-326

From the Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (S.R.Y.); the Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston (D.L.B.); the Division of Rheumatology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha (T.R.M.); the Department of Biostatistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill (G.G.K.); Metroplex Clinical Research Center and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas (R.F.); Pfizer, Madrid (J.L.R.); Pfizer, New York (R.G.); Pfizer, Groton, CT (S.M., C.W., K.S.K., C.A.C.); Pfizer, Shanghai, China (Y.S.); and Pfizer, Peapack, NJ (A.B.S.).

Background: Increases in lipid levels and cancers with tofacitinib prompted a trial of major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) and cancers in patients with rheumatoid arthritis receiving tofacitinib as compared with a tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitor.

Methods: We conducted a randomized, open-label, noninferiority, postauthorization, safety end-point trial involving patients with active rheumatoid arthritis despite methotrexate treatment who were 50 years of age or older and had at least one additional cardiovascular risk factor. Patients were randomly assigned in a 1:1:1 ratio to receive tofacitinib at a dose of 5 mg or 10 mg twice daily or a TNF inhibitor. Read More

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January 2022

The odds of neoplasia in dogs with and without diabetes mellitus.

J Vet Intern Med 2022 Jan 26. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Department of Clinical Sciences and Advanced Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Background: Increased risk of neoplasia in humans with diabetes mellitus (DM) is well documented. It is unknown if dogs with DM have increased risk of neoplasia.

Objective: Determine if dogs with DM have an overall increased risk of neoplasia and risk for specific forms of neoplasia compared to dogs without DM. Read More

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January 2022

Prediction of visceral leishmaniasis incidence using the Seasonal Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average model (SARIMA) in the state of Maranhão, Brazil.

Braz J Biol 2022 21;84:e257402. Epub 2022 Jan 21.

Universidade Federal do Maranhão - UFMA, Programa de Pós-graduação Strictu Sensu em Saúde e Ambiente, São Luís, MA, Brasil.

Visceral leishmaniasis (VL) is an infectious disease predominant in countries located in the tropics. The prediction of occurrence of infectious diseases through epidemiologic modeling has revealed to be an important tool in the understanding of its occurrence dynamic. The objective of this study was to develop a forecasting model for the incidence of VL in Maranhão using the Seasonal Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average model (SARIMA). Read More

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January 2022

Quality of automatic geocoding tools: a study using addresses from hospital record files in Temuco, Chile.

Cad Saude Publica 2022 7;38(1):e00288920. Epub 2022 Jan 7.

Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile.

Automatic geocoding methods have become popular in recent years, facilitating the study of the association between health outcomes and the place of living. However, rather few studies have evaluated geocoding quality, with most of them being performed in the US and Europe. This article aims to compare the quality of three automatic online geocoding tools against a reference method. Read More

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January 2022

Effects of age, period, and birth cohort on homicide mortality in the city of São Paulo, Brazil, from 1996 to 2015.

Cad Saude Publica 2022 7;38(1):e00254220. Epub 2022 Jan 7.

Faculdade de Saúde Pública, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brasil.

Although São Paulo is the most populous city in Brazil - one of the world's most violent countries - a significant reduction in its homicide mortality rate (HMR) has been detected. This study aims to estimate the effects of age, period, and birth cohort on the trend of homicide mortality according to sex in the city of São Paulo, from 1996 to 2015. An ecological study was undertaken with data on deaths by homicide for both sexes, in all age brackets, in the city of São Paulo. Read More

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January 2022

[Congenital anomalies from the perspective of social determinants of health].

Cad Saude Publica 2022 7;38(1):e00037021. Epub 2022 Jan 7.

Instituto Aggeu Magalhães, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Recife, Brasil.

The objective of this study was to analyze factors associated with cases of congenital anomalies from the perspective of social determinants of health in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. This is a case-control study with all the pairs of mothers and liveborn infants from 2012 to 2015 in the state, based on the total number of liveborn infants with congenital anomalies (5,250) and a random sample of 21,000 without congenital anomalies, according to data on the live birth certificates. The statistical analyses included chi-square tests and logistic regression models with SPSS. Read More

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January 2022

A 15-year follow-up study of hip bone mineral density and associations with leisure time physical activity. The Tromsø Study 2001-2016.

PLoS One 2022 26;17(1):e0262228. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

School of Sport Sciences, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norway.

Aims: The aim was to investigate the long-term association between leisure time physical activity and hip areal bone mineral density (aBMD), in addition to change in hip aBMD over time, in 32-86 years old women and men.

Methods: Data were retrieved from the 2001, 2007-2008, and 2015-2016 surveys of the Tromsø Study, a longitudinal population study in Norway. Leisure time physical activity was assessed by the four-level Saltin-Grimby Physical Activity Level Scale which refers to physical exertion in the past twelve months. Read More

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January 2022

Cost-effectiveness and cost-utility of an Acceptance and Commitment Therapy intervention vs. a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy intervention for older adults with anxiety symptoms: A randomized controlled trial.

PLoS One 2022 26;17(1):e0262220. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Section of Clinical Psychology, Institute of Psychology, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands.

Background: A previous randomized controlled trial in older adults with anxiety symptoms found no differences between a brief blended Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) intervention and brief face-to-face Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) regarding anxiety symptom severity at posttreatment and 12-month follow-up. A health-economic evaluation comparing these interventions has not yet been conducted.

Objective: This study examined the one-year cost-effectiveness and cost-utility of blended ACT compared to face-to-face CBT for older adults with anxiety symptoms. Read More

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January 2022

Effects of physical activity and exercise on well-being in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic.

PLoS One 2022 26;17(1):e0260465. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Departamento de Cognição e Desenvolvimento, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was discovered in China and characterized by the World Health Organization as a pandemic in March 2020. Many countries worldwide implemented stringent social isolation as a strategy to contain virus transmission. However, the same physical distancing that protects against the spread of COVID-19 may negatively impact mental health and well-being of the population. Read More

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January 2022

Breed and conformational predispositions for prolapsed nictitating membrane gland (PNMG) in dogs in the UK: A VetCompass study.

PLoS One 2022 26;17(1):e0260538. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Clinical Science and Services, The Royal Veterinary College, Hatfield, Herts, United Kingdom.

Background: Prolapsed nictitating membrane gland (PNMG) is the most common disorder of the third eyelid in dogs. However, the epidemiology of PNMG in the wider dog population remains understudied.

Methods: Using de-identified clinical data from the VetCompass Programme, this cohort study aimed to report the prevalence, demographic and breed-related risk factors of PNMG in dogs attending UK primary care veterinary practices in 2016. Read More

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January 2022

Incidence and predictors of first-year unplanned discontinuation of Implanon at Ayder comprehensive specialized hospital, northern Ethiopia: A retrospective follow-up study.

PLoS One 2022 26;17(1):e0259234. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

College of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, Mekelle University, Tigray, Ethiopia.

Background: Discontinuing contraception without switching to a different type of family planning (FP) method contributes to unwanted pregnancy and unsafe abortion. Unplanned discontinuation of Implanon (which is discontinuation of Implanon without switching, but not for reasons of wanting to get pregnant) during the first year and its possible determinants have not been well investigated in Ethiopia. Therefore, this study aimed to determine the incidence and predictors of unplanned discontinuation of Implanon during the first year. Read More

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January 2022

Association Between Preseason/Regular Season Head Impact Exposure and Concussion Incidence in NCAA Football.

Med Sci Sports Exerc 2022 Jan 25. Epub 2022 Jan 25.

Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University and Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Neuroscience Research, Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Indiana University School of Public Health, Bloomington, IN Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA Matther Gfeller Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA Michigan Concussion Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Psychiatry, Indiana School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN.

Purpose: Contact sport athletes are exposed to a unique environment where they sustain repeated head impacts throughout the season and can sustain hundreds of head impacts over a few months. Accordingly, recent studies outlined the role that head impact exposure (HIE) has in concussion biomechanics and in the development of cognitive and brain-based changes. Those studies focused on time-bound effects by quantifying exposure leading up to the concussion, or cognitive changes following a season in which athletes had high HIE. Read More

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January 2022

Taking Stock and Looking Ahead: Evolution of Accreditation Feedback for Simulation Centers Over 8 Years Using Epistemic Network Analysis.

Simul Healthc 2022 Jan 25. Epub 2022 Jan 25.

From the Department of Learning Health Sciences (V.P., J.M.C.), University of Michigan Medical School; School of Information (V.P.), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; University of Wisconsin-Madison (A.R.R.), Madison, WI; and Department of Family Medicine (J.M.C.), University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI.

Introduction: Since 2005, the American College of Surgeons Accredited Educational Institutes has provided accreditation of surgically focused simulation centers with the added benefit of identifying best practices defined as areas far exceeding the accreditation standards or novel methods of advancing high-quality, impactful education. This study aimed to examine the evolution of the best practices observed by accreditors during site visits over the 8-year period.

Methods: Accreditation included the completion of an application form followed by a site visit by a simulation expert and review of all materials by an accreditation committee to identify areas out of compliance along with areas far exceeding accreditation standards. Read More

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January 2022

The Relationship Between Caffeine Intake and Dry Eye Disease.

Cornea 2022 Jan 26. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Departments of Medical Biochemistry; and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway; Department of Ophthalmology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands; Department of Ophthalmology, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway; Department of Epidemiology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands; Department of Twin Research & Genetic Epidemiology, King's College London, St Thomas' Hospital, London, United Kingdom; Department of Ophthalmology, King's College London, St Thomas' Hospital, London, United Kingdom; Dutch Dry Eye Clinic, Velp, the Netherlands; Department of Ophthalmology, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Tønsberg, Norway; and Departments of Ophthalmology and Epidemiology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands.

Purpose: The aim of this study was to determine the association between caffeine intake and dry eye disease (DED) in the large, population-based LifeLines cohort in the Netherlands.

Methods: DED was cross-sectionally assessed in 85,302 participants (59% female participants) using the Women's Health Study dry eye questionnaire. Dietary caffeine was calculated from the intake of coffee, tea, cola, and energy drinks. Read More

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January 2022

Patient-Centered Outcomes Following COVID-19: Frailty and Disability Transitions in Critical Care Survivors.

Crit Care Med 2022 Jan 26. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Emergency Medicine Discipline, Hospital das Clínicas HCFMUSP, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil. Hospital Sírio Libanês, São Paulo, Brazil. Brazilian Research in Intensive Care Network (BRICNet), São Paulo, Brazil. Laboratorio de Investigacao Medica em Envelhecimento (LIM-66), Serviço de Geriatria, Hospital das Clinicas HCFMUSP, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Faculdade Israelita de Ciencias da Saúde Albert Einstein, Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Objectives: As the pandemic advances, the interest in the long-lasting consequences of COVID-19 increases. However, a few studies have explored patient-centered outcomes in critical care survivors. We aimed to investigate frailty and disability transitions in COVID-19 patients admitted to ICUs. Read More

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January 2022

99mTc-TRODAT-1 SPECT Revealed That Striatal Dopamine Transport Availability Significantly Decreases in Late Mid-Aged Healthy Taiwanese and Then Remains Stable.

Clin Nucl Med 2022 Jan 24. Epub 2022 Jan 24.

From the Brain Research Center, National Yang Ming Chaio Tung University School of Medicine, National Defense Medical Center Department of Nuclear Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital Department of Nuclear Medicine, Tri-Service General Hospital Department of Neurosurgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital Neurosurgery, HuaLien Tzu Chi Hospital, Hualien Department of Nuclear Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

Objectives: Neuroimaging studies in the past 20 years have documented an age-related decline in striatal dopamine transporters (DATs), which is a marker of dopaminergic neurodegeneration; however, concerns about ethnic variations in the decline in DAT with age have not been addressed. The purpose of this study was to assess the rate of striatal DAT loss in healthy Taiwanese adults using kit-based 99mTc-TRODAT-1, a radioligand for DAT SPECT.

Patients And Methods: Fifty healthy subjects (mean age ± SD, 63 ± 12 years; range, 30-80 years) were studied. Read More

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January 2022

Association of the prolonged use of anti-glaucoma medications with the surgical failure of ab interno microhook trabeculotomy.

Acta Ophthalmol 2022 Jan 26. Epub 2022 Jan 26.

Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan.

Purpose: This study examined the perioperative factors affecting surgical success in ab interno microhook trabeculotomy (μTLO).

Methods: A total of 146 consecutive patients who underwent μTLO were included in this retrospective study. We performed Cox proportional hazard modelling by setting surgical success at 1 year as an objective variable. Read More

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January 2022