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A total of four intervention categories were studied: hospital-initiated support (14 trials), patient and family education (7 trials), community-based support (20 trials) and chronic disease management (3 trials).
Women with a history of intimate partner violence also were more likely to have heart attacks, hypertension and heart disease. ... For example, said the editorialist, a link has been found between violence, stress and somatic disorders, such as
Researchers assessed the impact of adjusting for hospitals' cumulative chronic disease burden; quantity of patients who were dual-eligible, disabled, or long-term nursing home residents; and other area-level socioeconomic ... The new characteristics for
Tsubokura, who treated patients at an evacuation center and hospitals upon his arrival, said many of those staying there suffered from symptoms related to chronic disease, such as hypertension, asthma, and ... In the short term, at least, chronic disease
to benefit (history of myocardial infarction, cerebrovascular disease, or renal disease). ... Overall, clinicians would be wise to adopt Sin City's famous tagline, ‘What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas;’ often the safest approach to inpatient
Blood. 1997;89:1052-7. [PMID: 9028338]. ,. 33. Weiss G, Goodnough LT. Anemia of chronic disease. ... Anemia of chronic disease. N Engl J Med. 2005 Mar;352(10):1011-23. [PMID: 15758012].
Patients admitted to hospitals with more readmissions had higher chronic disease burden, less education, fewer assets, worse self-reported health status, more depressive symptoms, worse cognition, worse physical functioning, and more ... For example,
Thanks to ongoing medical advances, more children diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, congenital heart disease, Down syndrome and other physical or developmental conditions survive well into adulthood. ... To best help these fledgling adults, doctors will
While inhaler misuse is common among hospitalized patients with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), patients can be easily taught to use the devices correctly, a new study found. ... Insufficient vision may be a barrier to chronic