*  An evaluation of the effectiveness of recruitment methods: the staying well after depression randomized controlled trial. -...
Patient Selection, Posters as Topic, Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic, Referral and Consultation, Secondary Prevention ...
  https://www.neuroscience.ox.ac.uk/publications/458931
*  Saúde Pública - Computer-assisted telephone interviewing (CATI): using the telephone for obtaining information on reproductive...
Women who did not present severe complications were identified among those who stayed in the in-patient ward after delivery in ... One problem of telephone interviews for population surveys is the possibility of selection bias in countries with poor ... They were identified in a patient list obtained from the hospital information system. The telephone contact information ( ... Another concern about the health facility influence is the relationship between patients and providers. Tertiary hospitals ...
  https://scielosp.org/scielo.php?script=sci_abstract&pid=S0102-311X2011000900013&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=pt
*  JMIR-Online Recruitment Methods for Web-Based and Mobile Health Studies: A Review of the Literature | Lane | Journal of Medical...
What patients think about E-health: patients' perspective on internet-based cognitive behavioral treatment for patients with ... Phase I Selection Criteria. The initial review was limited to articles that were published in English, had an abstract ... Phase II Selection Criteria. The first search highlighted the novelty of the mHealth research field. Therefore, an additional, ... Patient Health Questionnaire, receiving weekly emails with self-help strategies. 6 weeks. Google had highest participant yield ...
  http://www.jmir.org/2015/7/e183/
*  Patient Selection for Carotid Endarterectomy | Stroke
This fact points to a stricter selection of patients with high medical risks and therefore to better discrimination of patients ... Patient Selection for Carotid Endarterectomy. How Far Is Risk Modeling Applicable to the Individual?. Alain Barth, Claudio ... The selection criteria of Rothwell et al were prospectively applied to all patients without influencing the decision to operate ... In the present study, the selection model of Rothwell et al10 was prospectively applied to a consecutive series of patients ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/34/2/524
*  Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy: Background, Patient Selection, Mechanism of Action
Patient Selection. As with other interventional procedures, proper patient selection increases the chances of a favorable ... Kircelli A, Coven I, Cansever T, Sonmez E, Yilmaz C. Patient Selection and Efficacy of Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy with ... Patients with severe radicular symptoms due to a herniated disk or patients with severe spinal stenosis are not good candidates ... 4] Sixty-two patients were selected for IDET from a pool of 1116 patients with low back pain who did not respond to at least 6 ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1145641-overview
*  Optimizing Outcomes in Bariatric Surgery: A Primer in Patient Selection
... Guest Editors: Natan Zundel, Sayeed Ikramuddin, and ... Optimizing Outcomes in Bariatric Surgery: A Primer in Patient Selection, Natan Zundel, Sayeed Ikramuddin, and Raul Rosenthal ... Perioperative Optimization of Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery, C. E. Owers, Y. Abbas, R. Ackroyd, N. Barron, and M. Khan ... Candidates for Bariatric Surgery: Morbidly Obese Patients with Pulmonary Dysfunction, Yu-Feng Wei and Huey-Dong Wu Volume 2012 ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/jobe/si/283578/
*  Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy - Patient Selection Considerations by Condition | Medtronic
PATIENT SELECTION BASED ON THE PATIENT'S UNDERLYING CONDITION. All candidates for ITB TherapySM with Lioresal® Intrathecal ( ... Pediatric Patients: The starting screening dose for pediatric patients is the same as in adult patients, i.e., 50 mcg. However ... Pediatric Patients: Use same dosing recommendations for patients with spasticity of cerebral origin. Pediatric patients under ... It is mandatory that the patient, all patient caregivers, and the physicians responsible for the patient receive adequate ...
  https://www.medtronic.com/us-en/healthcare-professionals/therapies-procedures/neurological/intrathecal-baclofen-therapy/education-training/considerations-conditions.html
*  Patient Selection Overview - Stanford APBI Trial - Stanford University School of Medicine
Patient Selection Overview. Over the past decade several clinical trials have demonstrated that proper patient selection are ...
  http://med.stanford.edu/apbitrial/patients.html
*  Uterus transplantation for absolute uterine factor infertility: Ethics, patient selection, and consent
The male factor of infertility should not be an issue for the selection of patients for extended embryo culture programmes. ... Uterus transplantation for absolute uterine factor infertility: Ethics, patient selection, and consent. Authors. Mats ... This topic will discuss the ethics, indications, and patient selection for uterus transplantation, an experimental approach to ... The purpose of this topic is to provide information on this developing technology for clinicians and patients; the topic is not ...
  https://www.uptodate.com/contents/uterus-transplantation-for-absolute-uterine-factor-infertility-ethics-patient-selection-and-consent
*  Using Risk Models to Improve Patient Selection for High-Risk Vascular Surgery
While "good patient selection" may sound like a simple objective, achieving good patient selection remains a constantly ... Patient selection in TEVAR requires better risk stratification to better select patients for this new procedure. ... By using these guidelines to improve patient selection, our risk models can help patients, physicians, and policymakers improve ... By using these guidelines to improve patient selection, our risk models can help patients, physicians, and policymakers improve ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/scientifica/2012/132370/
*  The relationship of patient selection to prognosis following aortocoronary bypass. | Circulation
The relationship of patient selection to prognosis following aortocoronary bypass.. M J Conley, A S Wechsler, R W Anderson, H N ... The relationship of patient selection to prognosis following aortocoronary bypass.. M J Conley, A S Wechsler, R W Anderson, H N ... The relationship of patient selection to prognosis following aortocoronary bypass.. M J Conley, A S Wechsler, R W Anderson, H N ... This apparent variation in operative mortality over time was largely a consequence of changing patterns of patient selection, i ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/55/1/158
*  Preoperative Pain and Function Profiles Reflect Consistent TKA Patient Selection Among US Surgeons | SpringerLink
Preoperative Pain and Function Profiles Reflect Consistent TKA Patient Selection Among US Surgeons. ... of 4900 patients undergoing elective unilateral TKA enrolled in this national database of prospectively followed patients from ... and 75th percentile pain and function scores for patients cared for in 24 orthopaedic offices with 20 or more patients in the ... The MOS 36-item short-form health survey (SF-36). I. Conceptual framework and item selection. Med Care. 1992;30:473-483.PubMed ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11999-014-3716-5
*  Article Highlights Importance of Careful Patient Selection in Mesothelioma Immunotherapy Treatment, According to Surviving...
patient selection strategy linked to target expression on the tumor is thus critically important.... ... "The development of a patient selection strategy linked to target expression on the tumor is thus critically important for ... Article Highlights Importance of Careful Patient Selection in Mesothelioma Immunotherapy Treatment, According to Surviving ... Written for patients and their loved ones, Surviving Mesothelioma news helps families make more informed decisions. ...
  http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/04/prweb14209653.htm
*  Disease Management Programs: Patient Selection and Outcomes - ONA
Visit us often for drug therapy testing results, patient care information and more. Download our FREE app today. ... 1. Which patients are candidates for a HF DM program?. In my view, any patient who is at increased risk for adverse outcomes if ... Patient counseling. Patients with HF should be routinely counseled about:. *. The nature of HF, including symptoms, signs of ... HF patients take an average of about 9 or 10 prescription medications, and many patients also use a variety of nonprescription ...
  https://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/cardiology/disease-management-programs-patient-selection-and-outcomes/article/583285/
*  Urodynamic Studies for Urinary Incontinence: Overview, Patient Selection for Urodynamic Studies, Test Components
Patient Selection for Urodynamic Studies. The history and physical examination alone may not provide sufficient and accurate ... Selection of patients for complex urodynamic testing can be difficult. Universally agreed-upon criteria for complex testing do ... Patients with low flow rates may be at risk for prolonged catheterization. In one study, 38% of the patients with abnormal ... Patient position during testing varies, but most commonly, the patient is sitting, semi-erect, or standing. The catheters ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1988665-overview
*  Transcatheter versus surgical treatment for aortic stenosis : Patient selection and early outcome
To explore patient selection criteria for treatment with TAVI. Design. TAVI patients (n = 45) were matched to SAVR patients (n ... Transcatheter versus surgical treatment for aortic stenosis: Patient selection and early outcome. Appel, Carl-Fredrik ... In clinical practice, factors other than high logEuroSCORE play an important role in patient selection for TAVI. ... transcatheter aortic valve implantation, aortic valve replacement, outcome, echocardiography, patient selection National ...
  http://liu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:560169
*  Methadone Conversions from Other Opioids Requires Careful Patient Selection, Monitoring - MPR
... metabolism and drug interactions necessitate careful patient selection and conversion, Jeffrey Fudin, PharmD, DAAPM, and FCCP, ... Methadone is not an appropriate pain treatment option for all patients and its complicated pharmacokinetics, ... Patient Sues After Becoming Paralyzed Following Visit to Urgent Care * Physician Sued After Letting Patient Leave Against ... metabolism and drug interactions necessitate careful patient selection and conversion. "Remember that methadone represented ...
  http://www.empr.com/painweek-2014/methadone-conversions-from-other-opioids-requires-careful-patient-selection-monitoring/article/369600/
*  Transcatheter aortic valve implantation: implications of multimodality imaging in patient selection, procedural guidance, and...
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation: implications of multimodality imaging in patient selection, procedural guidance, and ... Transcatheter aortic valve implantation: implications of multimodality imaging in patient selection, procedural guidance, and ... However, in selected subgroups of patients, the operative risk may outweigh the clinical benefits of surgery. Older age, severe ... Accurate preprocedural evaluation of patients who are candidates for TAVI is mandatory to plan the most adequate therapeutic ...
  http://heart.bmj.com/content/98/9/743
*  Treatment of children with chronic hepatitis B virus infection in the United States: Patient selection and therapeutic options ...
... depending on the patient's history. The extent of evaluation for other causes of liver disease varies from patient to patient; ... Decisions regarding selection of patients who may benefit from treatment, appropriate timing of treatment, and the choice of ... Decisions regarding selection of patients for treatment, appropriate timing of treatment, and the choice of antiviral therapy ... Treatment of children with chronic hepatitis B virus infection in the United States: Patient selection and therapeutic options† ...
  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hep.23934/full
*  For Face Transplant Patients, Selection Criteria Could Stiffen in Future - ABC News
... medical ethicists are discussing how to make decisions on if and when patients should be eligible for the costly and complex ... For Face Transplant Patients, Selection Criteria Could Stiffen in Future. * By Dan Childs ... Rather, facial transplant patients are largely selected by a process of elimination -- those patients for whom other surgeries ... "Most programs do exclude patients who are non-compliant or not adherent with medical therapy, and most exclude patients who ...
  http://abcnews.go.com/Health/MindMoodNews/story?id=7649048&page=3
*  OP0030 Identifying radiographic phenotypes of early knee osteoarthritis using separate quantitative features might improve...
... radiographic phenotypes of early knee osteoarthritis using separate quantitative features might improve patient selection for ... radiographic phenotypes of early knee osteoarthritis using separate quantitative features might improve patient selection for ...
  http://ard.bmj.com/content/71/Suppl_3/63.1
*  Biological Markers for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patient Selection for Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Tyrosine Kinase...
The selection of patients for tumor-specific therapies using molecular/biological properties of the patient's tumor has been a ... Patients with early-stage lung cancer and with a positive EGFR test have a superior survival compared with patients with a ... Biological Markers for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patient Selection for Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Tyrosine Kinase ... Biological Markers for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patient Selection for Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Tyrosine Kinase ...
  http://clincancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/12/12/3652
*  ESMO 2016 Press Release: Greater Patient Selection May be Needed for First Line Nivolumab to Improve Progression-free Survival...
Greater patient selection may be needed for first line nivolumab to improve PFS over chemotherapy in advanced lung cancer as ... Patient Guides. Guides for Patients are designed to assist patients, their relatives and caregivers to better understand the ... Patient Advocacy Track. The ESMO Patient Advocacy Track encourages communication between patients, families, oncologists and ... Greater Patient Selection May be Needed for First Line Nivolumab to Improve Progression-free Survival in Advanced Lung Cancer ...
  http://esmo.org/Conferences/Past-Conferences/ESMO-2016-Congress/Press-Media/Greater-Patient-Selection-May-be-Needed-for-First-Line-Nivolumab-to-Improve-Progression-free-Survival-in-Advanced-Lung-Cancer
*  Risk Assessment in Patient Selection for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. - Semantic Scholar
... versus surgical aortic valve replacement in high-risk patients and TAVR versus palliation in inoperable patients are based on ... and important predictors of TAVR outcomes and proposes a framework to integrate them into clinical decision-making for patients ... Risk Assessment in Patient Selection for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.. *. Joseph A. Walsh, Paul S. Teirstein, ... article{Walsh2015RiskAI, title={Risk Assessment in Patient Selection for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.}, author={ ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Risk-Assessment-in-Patient-Selection-for-Transcath-Walsh-Teirstein/4e68b60b1ca43ce2e3471b6d4ad23b0e07dbd962
*  Patient Selection And Technique - Pancreatic Cancer
Selection of patients and the technique utilized for laparoscopy in the assessment of patients with ascites and potential ... Patient Selection And Technique. Last Updated on Tue, 12 Apr 2016 , Pancreatic Cancer ... In selecting patients for laparoscopy, it is important to consider the overall plan for the patient with malignant disease ... In any patient with ascitic collections, a thorough history and physical examination are required to evaluate a patient for ...
  https://www.barnardhealth.us/pancreatic-cancer/patient-selection-and-technique.html