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2010-08-02 21:09:24

The peer reviewed guidelines will be available in the September 2010 issue, (Volume 53, No.3) of the Journal of Hepatology and online in advance of publication at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20633946 . They also provide recommendations for the management of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) and hepatorenal syndrome, which often affect patients with cirrhosis .

2009-08-26 05:00:00

DENVER, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc.

2008-08-29 03:00:19

By Behrman, Stephen W Zarzaur, Ben L Intra-abdominal sepsis (IAS) following pancreatectomy is associated with the need for therapeutic intervention and may result in mortality. We retrospectively reviewed patients developing IAS following elective pancreatectomy.

2008-08-28 03:00:19

By Monaco, John E For a decade I have committed myself to raising the consciousness of one of the greatest public health crises ever to face the children of this country and much of the industrialized world.

2007-10-09 03:00:07

By Gupta, Nupur Arora, Manju; Singh, Neeta; Dadhwal, Vatsla; Et al Abstract Introduction: Pelvic abscesses still remain a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge for the obstetrician and gynaecologist.

2006-05-16 07:24:54

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In certain people with acute appendicitis, surgery can be delayed for up to 24 hours after they get to the emergency department, with no increase in the rate of perforations, operating time, or length of hospital stay, investigators report.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.