• difficult
  • A systematic review of 42 studies, with 34,513 participants, found that the modified Mallampati score is a good predictor of difficult direct laryngoscopy and intubation, but poor at predicting difficult bag mask ventilation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Analysis
  • Epidemiologists help with study design, collection, and statistical analysis of data, amend interpretation and dissemination of results (including peer review and occasional systematic review). (wikipedia.org)
  • Cases
  • Presents a retrospective review of several cases of hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome from 1981 to 1986 in North Korea to determine the scope of clinical presentation and unique complications of the disease. (ebscohost.com)
  • predict
  • Therefore, the study concluded that while useful in combination with other tests to predict the difficulty of an airway, it is not sufficiently accurate alone. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • His concepts are still considered in current scientific research in relation to Traditional Chinese Medicine studies (see: http://apps.who.int/medicinedocs/en/d/Js6170e/4.html). (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • However, few studies have examined the interaction between land-use conversion and harvesting. (harvard.edu)
  • It was previously thought that veins in the area were valveless and that this was the major cause of the retrograde spread, however, a recent study has found that the ophthalmic and facial veins are not valveless. (wikipedia.org)
  • children
  • In studies where mothers have been interviewed about their methods for limiting the effectiveness of pester power, 36% said "limiting commercial exposure" was effective whilst another 35% said explaining why the children could have not have the product was their preferred method to reduce the nagging. (wikipedia.org)
  • methodology
  • Initial criticisms of the methodology in the IOM estimates focused on the statistical methods of amplifying low numbers of incidents in the pilot studies to the general population. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Information gathered at the beginning of a study from which variations found in the study are measured. (wikipedia.org)
  • One study of 147 fetuses (49 normal, 98 with abnormalities) found that a simple measurement, the ratio of chest length to trunk (torso) length, was a useful predictor of postnatal respiratory distress. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2004, the Canadian Adverse Events Study found that adverse events occurred in more than 7% of hospital admissions, and estimated that 9,000 to 24,000 Canadians die annually after an avoidable medical error. (wikipedia.org)
  • disease
  • The authors addressed the role and the management of pain in Paget's disease by a retrospective study. (biomedsearch.com)
  • The study showed that brucellosis was prevalent, though the trend of the disease has declined over years. (springer.com)
  • It was recommended that regular disease surveillance, control programmes and further studies be carried out in the country. (springer.com)
  • Gluten intolerance" and "gluten sensitivity" are sometimes used as synonyms for gluten-related disorders, though a multi-disciplinary physician-led study, based in part on the 2011 International Coeliac Disease Symposium, concluded that the use of these terms should be avoided due to a lack of specificity. (wikipedia.org)
  • outcome
  • In a study of 29 fetuses with suspected pulmonary hypoplasia, the group that responded to maternal oxygenation had a more favorable outcome. (wikipedia.org)
  • Initial
  • Although initial studies suggested it could be used as a nasal spray and hence would not require hospital admission, it is not used in that form. (wikipedia.org)
  • Years
  • Ten years after a groundbreaking Australian study revealed 18,000 annual deaths from medical errors, Professor Bill Runciman, one of the study's authors and president of the Australian Patient Safety Foundation since its inception in 1989, reported himself a victim of a medical dosing error. (wikipedia.org)
  • identify
  • This study aimed to identify the microbial etiology of infectious endophthalmitis and to determine the antibacterial susceptibilities of bacterial isolates at an eye hospital in South China. (hindawi.com)
  • The results of this study identify the microbial spectrum of infectious endophthalmitis in this clinical setting. (hindawi.com)
  • The aim of this study was to identify the relationship between MET amplification, p. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Studies identify different methods of nagging/pestering to try to achieve the marketers desired goal of the child influencing the parents to buy the product. (wikipedia.org)
  • results
  • The results from our study suggest that chronic post-thoracotomy pain may be associated with more intensive and extensive nociceptive input due to thoracic surgery. (ingentaconnect.com)
  • share
  • In 1983, the British Royal Society of Medicine and the Harvard Medical School jointly sponsored a symposium on anesthesia deaths and injuries, resulting in an agreement to share statistics and to conduct studies. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • Veteran Seattle Times reporter Lynda Mapes studied the tree and its environs intently for a year during a recent Bullard Fellowship . (harvard.edu)