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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-08-08T16:21:09-0400
The purpose of this study is to determine whether specialty care is superior to usual care in the treatment of patients at clinical high risk for psychosis.
The proposed study is a randomized controlled trial that compares the effectiveness of an electronic personalized health screening app incorporating motivational feedback (i.e. "Check Your...
In the present study, investigators aim to compare intervention using mobile technology (IMT) plus usual care with only usual care in patients with a high risk for cardiovascular diseases ...
The purpose of this study is to determine whether case management for type 2 diabetic patients with target-organ damage improves quality of care compared to usual care.
Hospital rehospitalizations within 30 days are frequent and represent a burden for the patients, but also for the entire health care system. This study evaluates the impact of an intervent...
HIV+ patients have increased their life expectancy with a parallel increase in age-associated comorbidities.
Higher cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) is associated with lower morbidity and mortality in patients with coronary heart disease (CHD). The mechanisms for this are not fully understood. A more favourab...
Aggressive adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma (ATL) has an extremely poor prognosis and is hyperendemic in Okinawa, Japan. This study evaluated two prognostic indices (PIs) for aggressive ATL, the ATL-PI ...
Emergency room intervention to prevent post concussion-like symptoms and post-traumatic stress disorder. A pilot randomized controlled study of a brief eye movement desensitization and reprocessing intervention versus reassurance or usual care.
Up to 20% of patients presenting at an emergency room (ER) after a stressful event will for several months suffer from very diverse long-lasting symptoms and a potentially significant decline in quali...
The Jones criteria of 2 major criteria or 1 major plus 2 minor criteria that have been classically used to establish the diagnosis have been significantly modified in 2015 by the American Heart Associ...
Critical care treatment using intensive monitoring and aggressive management of perioperative hemodynamics in high risk patients,
A medical facility which provides a high degree of subspecialty expertise for patients from centers where they received SECONDARY CARE.
Reduction of high-risk choices and adoption of low-risk quantity and frequency alternatives.
Pregnancy in which the mother and/or FETUS are at greater than normal risk of MORBIDITY or MORTALITY. Causes include inadequate PRENATAL CARE, previous obstetrical history (ABORTION, SPONTANEOUS), pre-existing maternal disease, pregnancy-induced disease (GESTATIONAL HYPERTENSION), and MULTIPLE PREGNANCY, as well as advanced maternal age above 35.
A nursing specialty involving the care of patients with or at risk for KIDNEY DISEASES.