*  Accuracy of blood-glucose measurements using glucose meters and arterial blood gas analyzers in critically ill adult patients:...
... body mass index, severity of illness, and presence of sepsis and/or diabetes), except for age, were not significantly related ... BMI, Body mass index; DM, diabetes mellitus, Alb, serum albumin concentration; Lac, lactate concentration; Ht, hematocrit; P.I ... For Gluco-C, low perfusion index [36], use of a vasopressor [22, 24] and presence of edema [20, 24] were significantly ... Lima AP, Beelen P, Bakker J: Use of a peripheral perfusion index derived from the pulse oximetry signal as a noninvasive ...
  https://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/cc12567
*  Are old-old patients with major depression more likely to relapse than young-oldpatients during continuation treatment with...
BMI: body mass index, CGI-S: Clinical Global Impression - Severity of illness, MADRS: Montgomery-Åsberg Depression Rating Scale ... Severity of illness (CGI-S) and Clinical Global Impression-Improvement of illness (CGI-I) [18]. The primary analysis of ... 25] note, the number and severity of co-morbid medical illnesses moderate depression recurrence in older old depressed patient ... The tolerability and safety evaluations were based on spontaneously reported adverse events (AEs), vital signs, body weight, ...
  https://rd.springer.com/article/10.1186/1471-2318-11-2
*  Plus it
... indexing with predicted body weight improves correlation with severity of illness and survival. Crit Care Med 36: 69-73, 2008. ... Another recent study by Mutoh and coworkers (29) monitored cardiac index, GEDV index, and EVLW index using the single indicator ... indexing EVLW to actual body weight will underestimate lung water in obese patients (36). Predicted body weight (PBW) is also ... the EVLW was indexed to actual body weight, leading to lower EVLW measurements than if the measurements were indexed to PBW. ...
  http://ajplung.physiology.org/content/297/4/L547
*  Influence of Body Mass Index on Inflammatory Profile at Admission in Critically Ill Septic Patients
We assessed the association between cytokine levels and BMI by generalized additive model that also included illness severity ( ... Influence of Body Mass Index on Inflammatory Profile at Admission in Critically Ill Septic Patients. Fernando G. Zampieri,1,2,3 ... Inflammation is ubiquitous during sepsis and may be influenced by body mass index (BMI). We sought to evaluate if BMI was ... independently of illness severity. Higher BMI was associated with higher levels of anti-inflammatory interleukins. Conclusion. ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/iji/2015/734857/abs/
*  Mark Nicolls | Stanford Medicine Profiles
... high body mass index, mechanical ventilation, tachycardia, advanced age or high severity of illness.This study demonstrated ... MRC OX-81, a mAb that blocks IL-4, delayed onset by 2 days, but had no effect on severity of active EAE. G4.18 also inhibited ... G4.18, but not rIL-4, rIL-5 or anti-IL-4 mAb, reduced the severity and accelerated recovery from active EAE. A combination of ... This disease challenges human health because of its increasing prevalence, severity, morbidity, and the lack of a proper and ...
  https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/mark-nicolls
*  Perioperative hemodynamics and risk for delirium and new onset dementia in hip fracture patients; A prospective follow-up study
... low body mass index, low level of functioning, severity of physical illness, and receipt of ≥ 2 blood transfusions. New-onset ... associated with severity of physical illness, delirium, receipt of vasopressor drugs perioperatively and high mean arterial ...
  http://bora.uib.no/handle/1956/17392?show=full
*  sRAGE in diabetic and non-diabetic critically ill patients: effects of intensive insulin therapy | Critical Care | Full Text
... with higher body mass index, blood sugar concentration and severity of illness and lower creatinine clearance on admission than ... APACHE, Acute Physiologic Score and Chronic Health Evaluation; BMI, body mass index; HMGB-1, high mobility group box-1; IL-6, ... body mass index (BMI), Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) II score, creatinine clearance, and Sequential ... Whether this difference underlies in part the dissimilarity in the immune response and outcome to critical illness in these two ...
  https://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/cc10420
*  Body Mass Index and Obesity- and Diabetes-Associated Genotypes and Risk for Pancreatic Cancer | Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers...
Failure to recruit was mostly related to emotional stress and severity of illness (45.4%), patients or physician refusal (25.4 ... Body Mass Index and Obesity- and Diabetes-Associated Genotypes and Risk for Pancreatic Cancer. Hongwei Tang, Xiaoqun Dong, ... Body mass index and pancreatic cancer risk: a meta-analysis of prospective studies. Int J Cancer 2007;120:1993-8. ... Body mass index and risk, age of onset, and survival in patients with pancreatic cancer. JAMA 2009;301:2553-62. ...
  http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/20/5/779
*  Associations of total and type-specific physical activity with mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a population...
... self-reported longstanding illness and body mass index; Model 3: also adjusted for smoking status, education level and alcohol ... Covariates were added to the model in three stages: age, sex and ethnicity (Model 1); plus severity of COPD, history of CVD, ... self-reported longstanding illness and body mass index; Model 3: also adjusted for smoking status, education level, alcohol ... self-reported longstanding illness, body mass index (BMI), smoking status (current smoker, ex-smoker, never smoked), age ...
  https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12889-018-5167-5
*  Relationship between temporal changes in cardiac parasympathetic activity and motion sickness severity
... or respiratory illness, (b) a body mass index above or below 35%of recommended body weight, (c) an exercise regimen exceeding ... 3We also evaluated the extent to which the RSAslope index accounted for variance in motion sickness severity that was unique ... Maximum PDI values were chosen because they provide an index of symptom severity and are used most commonly in motion sickness ... we conducted a hierarchical regression analysis relating motion sickness severity scores to the Respiratory-Rateslope index. ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC2901547/
*  Management of Blood Glucose in ICU - The Clinical Advisor
... lower body mass index, pre-existing diabetes, low admission [BG], increased severity of illness (APACHE II score), severe ... Whether critical illness unmasks patients already at risk of diabetes or hyperglycemia occurring due to critical illness causes ... Whether critical illness unmasks patients already at risk of diabetes or hyperglycemia occurring due to critical illness causes ... Brealey, D, Singer, M. "Hyperglycemia in critical illness: a review". J Diabetes Sci Technol.. vol. 3. 2009. pp. 1250-60. ...
  https://www.clinicaladvisor.com/critical-care-medicine/management-of-blood-glucose-in-icu/article/586471/
*  Structural and functional differences in the cingulate cortex relate to disease severity in anorexia nervosa - Journal of...
... symptom severity and illness duration, but not with body mass index. ... Structural and functional differences in the cingulate cortex relate to disease severity in anorexia nervosa. ... Background: The dysfunction of specific brain areas might account for the distortion of body image in patients with anorexia ... Limitations: The lack of a specific quantification of body image distortion is a limitation of our study. ...
  http://jpn.ca/vol40-issue4/40-4-269/
*  Effects of early, combined endurance and resistance training in mechanically ventilated, critically ill patients: a study...
... expected mechanical ventilation for more than 72 h and qualitative independence before the illness. Primary endpoints are ... body mass index), severity of illness (Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) II score, Therapeutic ... Several risk factors, in particular, high severity of illness with multiorgan failure, hyperglycaemia and immobilisation, ... Acute skeletal muscle wasting in critical illness. JAMA. 2013;310(15):1591-600. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.278481.View ArticlePubMed ...
  https://0-trialsjournal-biomedcentral-com.brum.beds.ac.uk/articles/10.1186/s13063-016-1533-8
*  Role of renal function in risk assessment of target non-attainment after standard dosing of meropenem in critically ill...
... body mass index (16-49 kg/m2) and severity of illness (Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II [APACHE II] score 11- ... without transplants), different states of severity of illness or different types of infecting bacteria (gram-positive vs. gram- ... BMI Body mass index, CLCR CG Creatinine clearance estimated according to Cockcroft and Gault equation [34], CRP C-reactive ... the high severity of illness (median APACHE IIfirst study day 27) and the high proportion of patients with transplants (~58%) ...
  https://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13054-017-1829-4
*  A pilot study to evaluate reusable absorbent body-worn products for adults with moderate/heavy urinary incontinence. - UCL...
Severity of Illness Index, Surveys and Questionnaires, Time Factors, Urinary Incontinence. ... A pilot study to evaluate reusable absorbent body-worn products for adults with moderate/heavy urinary incontinence. J Wound ... OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this pilot study was to evaluate the performance of reusable absorbent body-worn products for adults ... A pilot study to evaluate reusable absorbent body-worn products for adults with moderate/heavy urinary incontinence. ...
  http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/1346968/
*  Influence of arthritis and non-arthritis related factors on areal bone mineral density (BMDa) in women with longstanding...
Body Mass Index, Hormone Replacement Therapy, Severity of Illness Index, Cohort Studies, Predictive Value of Tests, Smoking, ... Joints, Humans, Osteoporosis, Arthritis, Chronic Disease, Disease Progression, Body Weight, Radiography, ...
  https://www.ndorms.ox.ac.uk/publications/544899
*  Limitations of global end-diastolic volume index as a parameter of cardiac preload in the early phase of severe sepsis: a...
This study aimed to evaluate the reliability of global end-diastolic volume index (GEDI) as a parameter of cardiac preload in ... indexing with predicted body weight improves correlation with severity of illness and survival. Crit Care Med 2008, 36: 69-73. ... The absolute EVLW and GEDV values were indexed to predicted body weight [27-29] and provided as extravascular lung water index ... GEDI global end-diastolic volume index, EVLWi extravascular lung water index, PVPI pulmonary vascular permeability index. ...
  https://jintensivecare.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/2052-0492-1-11
*  Suspected counterfeit product with Ritalin
Clinician impression of illness severity and improvement, as assessed by the Clinical Global Impression scale; Quality of life ... Body Mass Index. ... Participants with an illness or disease also participate to ... Frequency of objective binge episodes and overall illness severity, as assessed by both the Eating Disorder Examination ... Change of Fatigue as measured by Fatigue Severity Scale; Change of Fatigue as measured by Modified Fatigue Impact Scale (MFIS) ...
  http://patientsville.com/i.htm?q=SUSPECTED%20COUNTERFEIT%20PRODUCT&mp=Ritalin
*  Rheumatoid arthritis with Ritalin
Clinician impression of illness severity and improvement, as assessed by the Clinical Global Impression scale; Quality of life ... Body Mass Index. ... RA can affect body parts besides joints, such as your eyes, ... Frequency of objective binge episodes and overall illness severity, as assessed by both the Eating Disorder Examination ... Participants with an illness or disease also participate to help others, but also to possibly receive the newest treatment and ...
  http://patientsville.com/i.htm?q=RHEUMATOID%20ARTHRITIS&mp=Ritalin
*  Abdominal pain with Ritalin
Clinician impression of illness severity and improvement, as assessed by the Clinical Global Impression scale; Quality of life ... Body Mass Index. ... Participants with an illness or disease also participate to ... Frequency of objective binge episodes and overall illness severity, as assessed by both the Eating Disorder Examination ... I actually thought that I did some thing wrong by lifting but just from sitting or turning my body it will return it starts to ...
  http://patientsville.com/i.htm?q=ABDOMINAL%20PAIN&mp=Ritalin
*  Skeletal muscle quality as assessed by CT-derived skeletal muscle density is associated with 6-month mortality in mechanically...
APACHE II score was added to the models to adjust for severity of illness (model 2). In the second adjusted model, body mass ... APACHE Acute Physiological, Age, and Chronic Health Evaluation, BMI, body mass index, CT computed tomography, HU Hounsfield ... independent of body mass index. J Clin Oncol. 2013;31:1539-47.View ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar. ... body mass index (BMI), and skeletal muscle area. Logistic and linear regression analyses were used for other clinical outcomes. ...
  https://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13054-016-1563-3
*  Vascular complications and changes in body mass index in Japanese type 2 diabetic patients with abdominal obesity |...
... patients who did not attend the diabetes education course due to severity of their illness. ... Body mass index (BMI) is widely used to assess adiposity. Asians and Japanese could be easily affected with type 2 diabetes ... Nagaya T, Yoshida H, Takahashi H, Kawai M: Increases in body mass index, even within non-obese levels, raise the risk for Type ... We found previously considerable number of Japanese non-obese subjects (body mass index (BMI) , 25 kg/m2) with visceral fat ...
  https://cardiab.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1475-2840-12-88
*  Nickel tetracarbonyl - Wikipedia
These reach greatest severity after four days, possibly resulting in death from cardiorespiratory or renal failure. ... Nickel carbonyl poisoning is characterized by a two-stage illness. The first consists of headaches and chest pain lasting a few ... The Merck Index (7th ed.). Merck. Hedberg, L.; Iijima, T.; Hedberg, K. (1979). "Nickel tetracarbonyl, Ni(CO)4. I. Molecular ... reflecting the effects of the nickel if released in the body. Nickel carbonyl may be fatal if absorbed through the skin or more ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nickel_tetracarbonyl
*  ICD-10 - Wikipedia
... body part affected); 6 (severity of illness); and 7 (placeholder for extension of the code to increase specificity). Not only ... An unusual feature of the index of ICD-10-TM is that it is bilingual, containing both Thai and English trails.[citation needed ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ICD-10