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Faculty Characteristics Affect Interview Scores During Residency Recruitment.

from Am J Surg - 17 Feb 15

Faculty Characteristics Affect Interview Scores During Residency Recruitment. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 12; Authors: Oyler J, Thompson K, Arora VM, Krishnan J, Woodruff J PMID: 25683843 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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A twist of fate: situs inversus totalis with dextrocardia.

from Am J Surg - 15 Feb 15

A twist of fate: situs inversus totalis with dextrocardia. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 11; Authors: Saad M, Ford DO, Goddard KK, Abuzaid A PMID: 25681761 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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Predictive Value of Computed Tomography in Acute Pulmonary Embolism: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

from Am J Surg - 15 Feb 15

Predictive Value of Computed Tomography in Acute Pulmonary Embolism: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 10; Authors: Meinel FG, Nance JW, Schoepf UJ, Hoffmann VS, Thierfelder KM, Costello P, Goldhaber SZ, Bamberg F Abstract BACKGROUND: Many computed tomography (CT) parameters have been proposed as potential predictors of outcome in acute pulmonary embolism. We sought to summarize available evidence on the predictive value o



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"A Wolf in Infection's Clothing: The Difficulties of Discerning Systemic Lupus Erythematosus from its Infectious Sequelae"

from Am J Surg - 11 Feb 15

Related Articles "A Wolf in Infection's Clothing: The Difficulties of Discerning Systemic Lupus Erythematosus from its Infectious Sequelae" Am J Med. 2015 Feb 3; Authors: Christenson ES, Ligon C, Hsu S PMID: 25660253 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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Use of osteoporosis medications after hospitalization for hip fracture: a cross-national study.

from Am J Surg - 11 Feb 15

Related Articles Use of osteoporosis medications after hospitalization for hip fracture: a cross-national study. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 3; Authors: Kim SC, Kim MS, Sanfélix-Gimeno G, Song HJ, Liu J, Hurtado I, Peiró S, Lee J, Choi NK, Park BJ, Avorn J Abstract PURPOSE: While current osteoporosis management guidelines recommend use of pharmacologic treatment following hip fracture, the care of such patients has been suboptimal. The objective of this



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An unusual ECG in a heart transplant recipient.

from Am J Surg - 11 Feb 15

Related Articles An unusual ECG in a heart transplant recipient. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 3; Authors: MacLachlan HI, Dalzell JR PMID: 25660251 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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Thirty day hospital re-admissions in patients with non ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction.

from Am J Surg - 11 Feb 15

Related Articles Thirty day hospital re-admissions in patients with non ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 3; Authors: Tisminetzky M, McManus DD, Erskine N, Saczynski JS, Yarzebski J, Granillo E, Gore J, Goldberg R Abstract BACKGROUND: Limited data exist about relatively recent trends in the magnitude and characteristics of patients who are rehospitalized shortly after admission for a non ST-segment elevation ac



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Effects of xanthine oxidase inhibitors on cardiovascular disease in patients with gout: a cohort study.

from Am J Surg - 11 Feb 15

Related Articles Effects of xanthine oxidase inhibitors on cardiovascular disease in patients with gout: a cohort study. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 3; Authors: Kim SC, Schneeweiss S, Choudhry N, Liu J, Glynn RJ, Solomon DH Abstract BACKGROUND: Hyperuricemia and gout are associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). It is unknown whether treating hyperuricemia with xanthine oxidase inhibitors (XOI) including allopurinol and febuxosta



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Ranolazine Induced Repolarization Changes: A Case Report.

from Am J Surg - 11 Feb 15

Related Articles Ranolazine Induced Repolarization Changes: A Case Report. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 3; Authors: Kumthekar A, Cossarini F, Shih JC, Taub CC, Massera D PMID: 25660248 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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(18)F-FDG PET hypermetabolism of vertebral arteries revealing Giant Cell Arteritis.

from Am J Surg - 11 Feb 15

Related Articles (18)F-FDG PET hypermetabolism of vertebral arteries revealing Giant Cell Arteritis. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 3; Authors: Daumas A, Scafi M, Jean E, Andrianasolo M, Cammilleri S, Benyamine A, Granel B PMID: 25660247 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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Cumulative Incidence of Death and Rehospitalization among the Elderly in the First Year after Non-ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.

from Am J Surg - 11 Feb 15

Related Articles Cumulative Incidence of Death and Rehospitalization among the Elderly in the First Year after Non-ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 3; Authors: Lopes RD, Gharacholou SM, Holmes DN, Thomas L, Wang TY, Roe MT, Peterson ED, Alexander KP Abstract BACKGROUND: Age is associated with outcomes in non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction; however, less is known about rehospitalization or death among eld



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Comorbidities Frequency in Takotsubo Syndrome: An International Collaborative Systematic Review Including 1,109 Patients.

from Am J Surg - 11 Feb 15

Related Articles Comorbidities Frequency in Takotsubo Syndrome: An International Collaborative Systematic Review Including 1,109 Patients. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 3; Authors: Pelliccia F, Parodi G, Greco C, Antoniucci D, Brenner R, Bossone E, Cacciotti L, Capucci A, Citro R, Delmas C, Guerra F, Ionescu CN, Lairez O, Larrauri-Reyes M, Lee PH, Mansencal N, Marazzi G, Mihos CG, Morel O, Nef HM, Nunez Gil IJ, Passaseo I, Pineda AM, Rosano G, Santana O, Schneck F, Song B



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Reconcilable differences: idiopathic antiphospholipid syndrome.

from Am J Surg - 07 Feb 15

Reconcilable differences: idiopathic antiphospholipid syndrome. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 2; Authors: Chen YG, Peng CK, Dai MS, Lin TY, Chen YC PMID: 25656111 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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Incarcerated umbilical hernia following colonoscopy in a cirrhotic patient.

from Am J Surg - 07 Feb 15

Incarcerated umbilical hernia following colonoscopy in a cirrhotic patient. Am J Med. 2015 Feb 2; Authors: Krawczyk M, Mikneviciute J, Schürholz H PMID: 25656110 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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Who Bears the Greatest Burden of Aggressive Treatment of Indolent Prostate Cancer?

from Am J Surg - 04 Feb 15

Who Bears the Greatest Burden of Aggressive Treatment of Indolent Prostate Cancer? Am J Med. 2015 Jan 30; Authors: Mahal BA, Cooperberg MR, Aizer AA, Ziehr DR, Hyatt AS, Choueiri TK, Hu JC, Sweeney CJ, Beard CJ, D'Amico AV, Martin NE, Orio PF, Trinh QD, Nguyen PL Abstract PURPOSE: The long-term prostate cancer-specific survival for patients initially managed with active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer ranges from 97-100%. We character



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Incremental value of a single high-sensitivity cardiac Troponin I measurement to rule-out myocardial ischemia.

from Am J Surg - 04 Feb 15

Incremental value of a single high-sensitivity cardiac Troponin I measurement to rule-out myocardial ischemia. Am J Med. 2015 Jan 30; Authors: Tanglay Y, Twerenbold R, Lee G, Wagener M, Honegger U, Puelacher C, Reichlin T, Sou SM, Druey S, Hochgruber T, Zürcher S, Radosavac M, Kreutzinger P, Pretre G, Stallone F, Hillinger P, Jaeger C, Gimenez MR, Freese M, Wild D, Rentsch K, Osswald S, Zellweger MJ, Mueller C Abstract BACKGROUND: The aim of th



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Predictors of Ascending Aortic Dilation in Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease - a Five-Year Prospective Study.

from Am J Surg - 04 Feb 15

Predictors of Ascending Aortic Dilation in Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease - a Five-Year Prospective Study. Am J Med. 2015 Jan 30; Authors: Avadhani SA, Martin-Doyle W, Shaikh AY, Pape LA Abstract BACKGROUND: Bicuspid aortic valves are associated with aortic dilation and dissection. There is a paucity of prospective studies evaluating changes in aortic size over time in adult subjects with bicuspid aortic valves. METHODS: A total of 115 s



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mAre we missing diagnosis of large vessel vasculitis?. Role of (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose PET- CT scan.

from Am J Surg - 04 Feb 15

mAre we missing diagnosis of large vessel vasculitis?. Role of (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose PET- CT scan. Am J Med. 2015 Jan 30; Authors: Vega RM, Morales F, Kumar S PMID: 25644321 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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When and How to Recommend "Alternative Approaches" in the Management of High Blood Pressure.

from Am J Surg - 04 Feb 15

When and How to Recommend "Alternative Approaches" in the Management of High Blood Pressure. Am J Med. 2015 Jan 30; Authors: Brook RD, Jackson EA, Giorgini P, McGowan CL Abstract Several non-pharmacological therapies, such as sodium restriction and weight loss, have been promoted by hypertension guidelines based upon the trial evidence supporting their capacity to lower blood pressure. However, many patients may not respond nor be able to adher



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Antidepressant Use and Cognitive Decline: The Health and Retirement Study.

from Am J Surg - 04 Feb 15

Antidepressant Use and Cognitive Decline: The Health and Retirement Study. Am J Med. 2015 Jan 30; Authors: Saczynski JS, Rosen AB, McCammon RJ, Zivin K, Andrade SE, Langa KM, Vijan S, Pirraglia PA, Briesacher BA Abstract BACKGROUND: Depression is associated with cognitive impairment and dementia, but whether treatment for depression with antidepressants reduces the risk for cognitive decline is unclear. We assessed the association between antid



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Heeding the sign: macroscopic T-wave alternans.

from Am J Surg - 01 Feb 15

Heeding the sign: macroscopic T-wave alternans. Am J Med. 2015 Jan 28; Authors: Cheng R, Chan AP, Ehdaie A, Bersohn MM PMID: 25637757 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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Immunoactivation at the Crossroads of Human Diseases.

from Am J Surg - 01 Feb 15

Immunoactivation at the Crossroads of Human Diseases. Am J Med. 2015 Jan 28; Authors: Margolis L Abstract It is becoming increasingly clear that immunoactivation, which evolved as a system of host defense against pathogens, can become dysregulated and promote the pathogenesis of diverse diseases with both known and unknown etiologies (e.g., AIDS, age-related macular degeneration, cancer) as well as aging. Immunoactivation seems to be a "common



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Polyarticular Gout Flare Masquerading as Sepsis.

from Am J Surg - 24 Jan 15

Polyarticular Gout Flare Masquerading as Sepsis. Am J Med. 2015 Jan 20; Authors: Shah D, Mohan G, Flueckiger P, Corrigan F, Conn D PMID: 25614957 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]



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Missing Elements in the Institute of Medicine Report on Graduate Medical Education.

from Am J Surg - 24 Jan 15

Missing Elements in the Institute of Medicine Report on Graduate Medical Education. Am J Med. 2015 Jan 20; Authors: Young DW Abstract The Institute of Medicine (IOM) report on graduate medical education has failed to answer (or even address in some instances) some of the most important questions that the U.S. healthcare system faces concerning graduate medical education . Specifically, the report has not (a) made the case for why $15 billion is



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Novel treatments for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

from Am J Surg - 24 Jan 15

Novel treatments for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Am J Med. 2015 Jan 19; Authors: Spagnolo P PMID: 25613299 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]


 

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