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983. Acute abdominal pain in infants (1-12 months old) - approach to the patient

Acute abdominal pain in infants (1-12 months old) - approach to the patient

2017 DynaMed Plus

984. Acute abdominal pain in children aged 6-11 years - approach to the patient

Acute abdominal pain in children aged 6-11 years - approach to the patient

2017 DynaMed Plus

985. Acute abdominal pain in children aged 1-5 years - approach to the patient

Acute abdominal pain in children aged 1-5 years - approach to the patient

2017 DynaMed Plus

986. Acute abdominal disorders in neonates (0-28 days old) - approach to the patient

Acute abdominal disorders in neonates (0-28 days old) - approach to the patient

2017 DynaMed Plus

992. Cohort study: Antidepressant use associated with increased risk of hip fracture in the older population

fracture in the older population Michelle Kennedy Statistics from Altmetric.com Commentary on: Torvinen-Kiiskinen S, Tolppanen AM, Koponen M, et al . Antidepressant use and risk of hip fractures among community-dwelling persons with and without Alzheimer's disease. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 2017. doi: 10.1002/gps.4667. [Epub ahead of print]. Implications for practice and research Healthcare professionals need to be aware of the potential increased risk of injury for patients when planning treatments (...) , particularly for patients presenting with multiple risk factors for falls. Future research should focus on establishing the severity of symptoms that antidepressants are used for in addition to a hip fracture event rate to ensure a balanced picture for determining treatment options. Context In 2011 there were 9.2 million people aged 65 years or over in England and Wales, an increase of 1 million since 2001 1 and a figure which continues to rise. This increasing ageing population will inevitably bring

2017 Evidence-Based Nursing

993. Quantitative study - other: Geriatric monitoring units could provide solution to ICU overcrowding and improve survival in older hospitalised patients

Quantitative study - other: Geriatric monitoring units could provide solution to ICU overcrowding and improve survival in older hospitalised patients Geriatric monitoring units could provide solution to ICU overcrowding and improve survival in older hospitalised patients | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please (...) see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Geriatric monitoring units could provide solution to ICU overcrowding and improve survival in older hospitalised patients

2017 Evidence-Based Nursing

994. Developing an ethical framework for healthy ageing: report of a WHO meeting, Tübingen, Germany, 18 March 2017

Developing an ethical framework for healthy ageing: report of a WHO meeting, Tübingen, Germany, 18 March 2017 Developing an ethical framework for healthy ageing: report of a WHO meeting, Tübingen, Germany, 18 March 2017 JavaScript is disabled for your browser. Some features of this site may not work without it. Toggle navigation Toggle navigation Search Browse Statistics Related Links Developing an ethical framework for healthy ageing: report of a WHO meeting, Tübingen, Germany, 18 March 2017 (...) View/ Open Rights View Statistics Altmetrics Share Citation World Health Organization . (‎2017)‎. Developing an ethical framework for healthy ageing: report of a WHO meeting, Tübingen, Germany, 18 March 2017. World Health Organization. . License: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO Description v, 27 p. Gov't Doc # WHO/HIS/IER/REK/GHE/2017.4 Collections Language English Metadata Related items Showing items related by title and MeSH subject.  Organización Mundial de la Salud ; Candau, Marcolino Gomes (‎ 1969

2017 WHO

995. Randomised controlled trial: Intensive treatment of hypertension to a SBP <120?mm?Hg in patients aged 75 and over reduces mortality and cardiovascular events

Randomised controlled trial: Intensive treatment of hypertension to a SBP <120?mm?Hg in patients aged 75 and over reduces mortality and cardiovascular events Intensive treatment of hypertension to a SBP | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal (...) accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Intensive treatment of hypertension to a SBP Article Text Therapeutics/Prevention Randomised controlled trial Intensive treatment of hypertension to a SBP <120 mm Hg in patients aged 75

2017 Evidence-Based Medicine

996. Modeling Dr. Dynasaur 2.0 Coverage and Finance Proposals: Effects of the Expansion of Vermont's Dr. Dynasaur Program to All Individuals Through Age 25 Full Text available with Trip Pro

Modeling Dr. Dynasaur 2.0 Coverage and Finance Proposals: Effects of the Expansion of Vermont's Dr. Dynasaur Program to All Individuals Through Age 25 The authors assessed an expansion of Vermont's Dr. Dynasaur program that would cover all residents age 25 and younger. The current Dr. Dynasaur program combines Vermont's Medicaid program and Child Health Insurance Program for children ages 0 through 18 to provide a seamless insurance program for those with family incomes below 317 percent

2017 Rand health quarterly

997. Complex and Simple Clinical Reaction Times Are Associated with Gait, Balance, and Major Fall Injury in Older Subjects with Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy Full Text available with Trip Pro

Complex and Simple Clinical Reaction Times Are Associated with Gait, Balance, and Major Fall Injury in Older Subjects with Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy The aim of this work was to identify relationships between complex and simple clinical measures of reaction time (RTclin) and indicators of balance in older subjects with and without diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN).Prospective cohort design. Complex RTclin accuracy, simple RTclin latency, and their ratio were determined using a novel (...) device in 42 subjects (mean ± SD age, 69.1 ± 8.3 yrs), 26 with DPN and 16 without. Dependent variables included unipedal stance time (UST), step width variability and range on an uneven surface, and major fall-related injury over 12 months.In the DPN subjects, the ratio of complex RTclin accuracy to simple RTclin latency was strongly associated with longer UST (R/P = 0.653/0.004), and decreased step width variability and range (R/P = -0.696/0.001 and -0.782/<0.001, respectively) on an uneven surface

2017 American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation

998. Isolated Spontaneous Midbrain Hemorrhage in a 14-Year-Old Boy Full Text available with Trip Pro

Isolated Spontaneous Midbrain Hemorrhage in a 14-Year-Old Boy Isolated spontaneous midbrain hemorrhages are rare because they are usually secondary to hemorrhages from inferior structures such as the pons and cerebellum, or superior structures such as the thalamus and putamen. While the etiologies are largely unidentified, the most common ones are vascular malformations and bleeding diathesis with hypertension being relatively uncommon. We report midbrain hemorrhage in a 14-year-old boy

2017 Journal of neurological surgery reports

999. Policy-maker attitudes to the ageing of the HIV cohort in Botswana Full Text available with Trip Pro

we explored attitudes of policy-makers and service providers towards HIV among older adults (50 years or older) in Botswana.We conducted qualitative face-to-face interviews with 15 consenting personnel from the Ministry of Health, medical practitioners and non-governmental organizations involved in the administration of medical services, planning, strategies and policies that govern social, physical and medical intervention aimed at people living with HIV and health in general. The Shiffman (...) and Smith Framework of how health issues become a priority was used as a guide for our analysis.Amidst an HIV prevalence of 25% among those aged 50-64 years, the respondents passively recognized the predicament posed by a population aging with HIV but exhibited a lack of comprehension and acknowledgement of the extent of the issue. An underlying persistent ageist stigma regarding sexual behaviour existed among a number of interviewees. Respondents also noted the lack of defined geriatric care within

2017 SAHARA J : journal of Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS Research Alliance

1000. 2017 ACC/AHA/AAPA/ABC/ACPM/AGS/APhA/ASH/ASPC/NMA/PCNA Guideline for the Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults

. Racial and Ethnic Differences in Treatment e61 10.2. Sex-Related Issues e61 10.2.1. Women e62 10.2.2. Pregnancy e62 10.3. Age-Related Issues e63 10.3.1. Older Persons e63 10.3.2. Children and Adolescents e64 11. Other Considerations e64 11.1. Resistant Hypertension e64 11.2. Hypertensive Crises—Emergencies and Urgencies e65 11.3. Cognitive Decline and Dementia e68 11.4. Sexual Dysfunction and Hypertension e69 11.5. Patients Undergoing Surgical Procedures e69 12. Strategies to Improve Hypertension (...) , American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC), American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM), American Geriatrics Society (AGS), American Pharmacists Association (APhA), American Society of Hypertension (ASH), American Society for Preventive Cardiology (ASPC), National Medical Association (NMA), and Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). 1.3. Document Review and Approval This document was reviewed by 2 official reviewers nominated by the ACC

2017 American Heart Association