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  • diabetes
  • The Endocrinology and Diabetes department consists of a clinical service working in parallel with the Eastern Clinical Research Unit (ECRU) that operates under the auspices of Monash University. (easternhealth.org.au)
  • Fernando was a charter member of the board of study in medical administration at PGIM Colombo, was involved in the specialist training of doctors in Sri Lanka through the Royal College of Physicians and was connected to efforts to prevent discrimination against diabetes patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Precisely what causes it is not fully known, but diabetics have increased risk of both heart attack and stroke, so some of the tissue damage diabetes produces may be involved. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vascular
  • Accelerated atherosclerosis associated with vascular calcification of intima and media layers and arterial stiffening is a frequent finding in these patients [ 14 ] and is a strong risk factor for increased morbidity and mortality [ 15 , 16 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • The 581-bed University of Tennessee Medical Center comprises several medical units: Centers of Excellence: Advanced Orthopaedic Center Brain and Spine Institute Cancer Institute Center for Women & Infants Emergency and Trauma Center Heart Lung Vascular Institute Intensive Care Units 2 Trauma/Surgical ICUs 1 Medical ICU 1 Neuro ICU 1 Cardiovascular ICU Boling Tower Preston Medical Library The UT Graduate School of Medicine (UTGSM) oversees graduate medical education and medical students. (wikipedia.org)
  • All of the treatment centres for the many specialties covered can also be found in this block, such as Nuclear Medicine and Cardio-Vascular Investigation Unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • baseline
  • Previous chronic renal insufficiency, baseline creatinine levels, and previous use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs were associated with a significant increase in creatinine levels, independently of contrast use. (hindawi.com)
  • Methods A retrospective cohort study was conducted comparing baseline characteristics, procedural details, and 1-year survival in consecutive patients who underwent TI or SI for moderate or greater PVL from 2007 to 2016. (onlinejacc.org)
  • 2) to compare survival and describe baseline characteristics of patients with PM on a RRT program. (hindawi.com)
  • a 1-mL/min/1.73 m2 lower baseline eGFR was associated with about an additional 0.001 unit/y decline in global cognition. (natap.org)
  • oncology
  • With a number of affiliations including with Deakin University, Monash University, ANZ Breast Cancer Trials Group and several international breast cancer clinical trials groups, the breast oncology clinical trials unit is one of the highest recruiters to breast cancer research in Australia. (easternhealth.org.au)
  • 2000
  • Inclusion criteria were HD initiation from January 1 1998 to January 1 2000, diagnosis of chronic renal failure, and completion of the QOL questionnaire within six months of HD initiation. (biomedcentral.com)
  • thoracic
  • We therefore designed a prospective, randomized controlled trial in an elective group of consecutive patients scheduled to undergo various cardiac surgical procedures to compare the effectiveness on postoperative outcome of two techniques of anesthesia and analgesia: combined thoracic epidural and general anesthesia followed by postoperative patient-controlled thoracic epidural analgesia (PCTEA), using a combination of bupivacaine and fentanyl, or general anesthesia followed by patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) with intravenous morphine. (asahq.org)
  • haematology
  • The Haematology research unit is primarily a clinical trials unit conducting both pharmaceutical sponsored studies and investigator-driven studies including collaborative research in all fields of haematology. (easternhealth.org.au)
  • neonatal
  • Specialty facilities include a New York State Department of Health designated level 3 neonatal intensive care unit and the Harriet and Bernard Miller Adult Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. (wikipedia.org)
  • survival
  • Explain to interested patients that the survival advantage observed at 30 days for the endovascular procedure was no longer evident at two years. (medpagetoday.com)
  • emergency
  • Blood cultures obtained in the emergency department were negative after five days, and the patient completed a 14-day course of daptomycin. (hindawi.com)
  • It has an Accident and Emergency Department and a Macmillan Cancer Unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • This building contains the Emergency Room, the ICU and the Main Dialysis unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • The accident and emergency department sees over 95,000 patients annually, and over 3,300 babies are born each year in the maternity unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although Halton has never had a full accident and emergency department it retains its minor injuries unit for basic urgent care needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The trust was one of 26 responsible for half of the national growth in patients waiting more than four hours in accident and emergency over the 2014/5 winter. (wikipedia.org)
  • North Tower houses Hahnemann's emergency department, trauma center, patient care floors, and other core services and connects by hallway to the medical education building facing 15th Street. (wikipedia.org)
  • including both emergency and surgical-elective patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • it is now a state of the art Emergency facility with 4 specialised Resuscitation/Trauma Rooms, 5 patient care areas (Diagnostics, Admissions, short stay, psychiatric short stay and Fast Track) and also houses the Hospital's Radiology department. (wikipedia.org)
  • CT scans may be used to diagnose headache when neuroimaging is indicated and MRI is not available, or in emergency settings when hemorrhage, stroke, or traumatic brain injury are suspected. (wikipedia.org)
  • procedures
  • The Planned Surgical Admissions Unit opened in March 2011, affording patients a more suitable environment to go for routine surgical procedures. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Endoscopy unit provides services for colonoscopy, gastroscopy, PEG insertions, Breath tests, bronchoscopy and cystoscopy (over 3500 procedures a year) A recent JAG inspection in June 2010 resulted in a 5-year Accreditation for the endoscopy unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • center
  • The Center also offers roadside-to-bedside seminars to healthcare professionals and first responders throughout the year, providing them with information on topics like stroke treatments, transporting critical patients or organ transplants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Transplant Center: Offering evaluation and treatment for patients of all ages who require kidney, liver, heart, corneal, and bone marrow transplants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Heart Center: Known for its cardiac surgery and cardiac catheterization programs, as well as its Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy National Center of Excellence, the Heart Center at Westchester Medical Center offers cardiovascular services to patients of all ages. (wikipedia.org)
  • The careful planning of these rooms involved several focus groups including speaking with patients, nurses and physicians to determine what direction the new Center would take. (meridianhealth.com)
  • The St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Critical Care Center was completed in 1980, and the Frank and Fannie Weiss Renal Dialysis Center was opened in 1982. (wikipedia.org)
  • kidney
  • Kidney failure results in the accumulation of toxic wastes in the patients blood and eventual death from uremic poisoning unless the waste material is removed by some artifical means. (google.com)
  • secondary
  • Marketed by Abbott Laboratories under the trade name Zemplar) is a drug used for the prevention and treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism (excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone) associated with chronic renal failure. (wikipedia.org)
  • admission
  • At the time of admission, the patient was also diagnosed with tracheobronchitis and was prescribed empiric piperacillin-tazobactam. (hindawi.com)
  • There was no difference in causes of admission between patients with and without VA failure. (biomedcentral.com)
  • cohort
  • We performed a retrospective observational analysis of a prospectively collected cohort of consecutive AIS patients treated with IVT and admitted to our stroke unit from January 2009 to December 2011. (hindawi.com)
  • minimize
  • 210-90 Claims ABSTRACT OF THE DISCLOSURE This invention relates to a system for continuously supplying dialysis fluid to a blood dialyzer and, more particularly, to a system providing automatic control and monitoring of the system to minimize the dangers to the patient of malfunction of the distribution system and to minimize the attention required by the operator of the system. (google.com)
  • precisely
  • During this treatment, it is very important to continuously circulate through the dialyzer a dialysis fluid of precisely controlled temperature and concentration. (google.com)
  • function
  • If a patient's renal function is reduced by more than half, cognitive reserve is also likely depleted and should be assessed. (natap.org)
  • Contraindications include: Vitamin D intoxication Hypercalcaemia Hypersensitivity to paricalcitol or any of its excipients whereas cautions include: Impaired liver function It is also advised that physicians regularly monitor their patients' calcium and phosphorus levels. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • The Global Renal Dialysis Equipment Market report contains latest Business Data resulting from various Research source's that helps Decision Makers to deliver a Distinctive and Trustworthy Analysis for Company's Growth. (medgadget.com)
  • Many of New York Medical College's faculty provide patient care, teach, and conduct research at the adjacent campus. (wikipedia.org)
  • The unit works in parallel with the Eastern Clinical Research Unit (ECRU). (easternhealth.org.au)
  • The Department of Renal Medicine research reflects a collaborative approach between Eastern Health and Monash University. (easternhealth.org.au)
  • However, research exploring the benefits of pre-dialysis care from a patient-oriented perspective using self-reported quality of life measurements is limited. (biomedcentral.com)
  • part of a Sri Lanka task force for the eradication of rabies, and charter committee members of the National Stroke Association of Sri Lanka and the for the Brain Research and Neuroscience Centre's advisory panel. (wikipedia.org)
  • cardiac
  • The patients are connected to cardiac telemetry which are monitored by the RN. (nurse.com)
  • Other services include an on site Mental Health unit Critical Care Services include SCBU, ITU, HDU and a CCU with its own dedicated cardiac pacing room for insertion of temporary cardiac pacing wires. (wikipedia.org)
  • elderly
  • 8 ] Compared to patients diagnosed earlier, quality of life scores were significantly worse in the late-diagnosis group - a finding that was particularly evident among elderly patients. (biomedcentral.com)
  • found that elderly patients were six times (95% CI 3.6-10.8) more likely at risk of dying at weekends. (wikipedia.org)