Tag: retrospective study

Image: PD 1. A significant association was observed with patients who were exposed to the outdoors for over 11 hours during the high school to 24 year period. 2. Although not statistically significant, females living closer to the equator who spent significant amount of time outdoors were found to have...
Image: PD 1.  In the first 7 days after administration of the first dose, the pentavalent rotavirus vaccine, RotaTeq, was associated with an increased risk of intussusception by 1.5 excess cases per 100,000 doses given. 2. The relative risk of intussusceptions was roughly ten times lower for the pentavalent rotavirus...
 Image: PD  1. Among incomplete central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO), those who received thrombolysis had a significant visual acuity improvement at the final visit compared to standard therapy group (0.83 vs. 1.57 logMAR respectively; p=0.020).  2. Early reperfusion was significantly higher with thrombolysis compared to standard therapy (74.1% vs. 42.9%; p=0.005). Evidence...
Image: PD 1. Among Medicare beneficiaries studied, 7.5% reported a reduction in dose or delay in filling medications, and 8.2% reported not filling a medication at all, due to cost concerns. 2. Disabled Medicare beneficiaries with severe cost-related medication nonadherence had a 1.53 greater odds of any Emergency Department (ED) visit within the...