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Risk factors for the need of surgical treatment of a first recurrent lumbar disc herniation.
(Springer International Publishing AG, 2016)
PURPOSE: A recurrent lumbar disc herniation (RLDH) is the most prevalent cause for new radicular pain after surgery for disc herniation-induced sciatica. Reported risk factors include age, gender and smoking, while its ...
Factor V Arg306 → Thr (factor V Cambridge) and factor V Arg306 → Gly mutations in venous thrombotic disease
(Blackwell Science, 1998-01-01)
We investigated the prevalence of two reported mutations of the factor V gene (factor V Arg306 → Thr, or factor V Cambridge, and factor V Arg306 → Gly) in 104 relatively young patients with verified venous thrombosis and ...
Organizational Risk Management: A Case Study in Companies that have won the Brazilian Quatity Award Prize
(Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2011)
Helicobacter pylori: A new cardiovascuar risk factor?
There is increasing evidence that certain microbial agents may have an etiopathogenic role in the development of atherothrombosis. Helicobacter pylori, a bacterium that causes peptic ulcer disease, has been suggested as ...
Risk factors and demographics for microtia in South America: a case-control analysis
BACKGROUND: The etiopathogenesis of microtia is still unknown in the majority of the cases, particularly for individuals presenting with isolated microtia. Our aim was to evaluate potential risk factors for this condition ...