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Minimal traumatic aortic injuries: meaning and natural history
(Oxford University Press, 2012-03-21)
[Abstract] Objective. Minimal aortic injuries (MAIs) are being recognized more frequently due to the increasing use of high-resolution diagnostic techniques. The objective of this case series review was to report the ...
Oral anticoagulation in octogenarians with atrial fibrillation
[Abstract] Background. Vitamin K antagonists (VKAs) are still largely employed, even in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF). Our aim was to study the clinical profile of octogenarians treated with oral anticoagulation ...
Indexed left atrial size predicts all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in patients undergoing aortic valve surgery
[Abstract] OBJECTIVES: The enlargement of the left atrium has been identified as a marker of chronically increased left ventricular filling pressure and left ventricular diastolic dysfunction. This study aims to evaluate ...
In-hospital mortality due to acute myocardial infarction: relevance of type of hospital and care provided: RECALCAR study
[Abstract] Introduction and objectives. To investigate the relationship between in-hospital mortality due to acute myocardial infarction and type of hospital, discharge service, and treatment provided. Methods. Retrospective ...
Sedation and analgesia practices among spanish neonatal intensive care units
[Abstract] Introduction. Pain management and sedation is a priority in neonatal intensive care units. A study was designed with the aim of determining current clinical practice as regards sedation and analgesia in neonatal ...
Direct Anticoagulants Versus Vitamin K Antagonists in Patients Aged 80 Years or Older With Atrial Fibrillation in a “Real-world” Nationwide Registry: Insights From the FANTASIIA Study
[Abstract] Objective: To describe major events at follow up in octogenarian patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) according to anticoagulant treatment: direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) versus vitamin K antagonists ...
Designs and methods for impact evaluation of interventions. Response