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Reactive Arial-based Antitachycardia Pacing Therapy Reduces Atrial Tachyarrhthmias
(PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, 2019-07)
Background Reactive atrial-based antitachycardia pacing (rATP) aims to terminate atrial tachyarrhythmia/atrial fibrillation (AT/AF) episodes when they spontaneously organize to atrial flutter or atrial tachycardia; however, ...
Novel HLA Class I Alleles Outside the Extended DR3 Haplotype Are Protective against Autoimmune Hepatitis
(Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology, 2019-06-18)
Abstract INTRODUCTION: HLA class II allele, DRB1*03:01, is the most common genetic risk factor for autoimmune hepatitis (AIH), but other unrecognized HLA related risks exist. METHODS: We compared the HLA class I (A, ...
Multicomponent non-pharmacological intervention to prevent delirium for hospitalised people with advanced cancer: study protocol for a phase II cluster randomised controlled trial
(BMJ Open, 2019-06)
Introduction Delirium is a significant medical complication for hospitalised patients. Up to one-third of delirium episodes are preventable in older inpatients through non-pharmacological strategies that support essential ...
Assessment of Sleep Disturbances and Exhaustion in Mothers of Children With Atopic Dermatitis
(JAMA DERMATOLOGY, 2019-05)
IMPORTANCE The well-being and development of children is strongly influenced by parents' physical and psychosocial health. Data from small, clinic-based studies suggest that sleep loss may be common in parents of children ...
Longer Breastfeeding Associated with Childhood Anemia in Rural South-Eastern Nigeria
(International Journal of Pedicatrics, 2019)
Introduction. Child mortality rate in sub-Saharan Africa is 29 times higher than that in industrialized countries. Anemia is one of the preventable causes of child morbidity. During a humanitarian medical mission in rural ...