Tag: retrospective

Does altitude increase the risk of traumatic aortic injuries? A retrospective cohort study among six level I trauma centers in the United States – Patient Safety in Surgery

TAIs are extremely rare but carry a high fatality rate, resulting in considerable importance in identifying predictors of TAIs [3]. Many health conditions are associated with altitude and with TAIs,…

♣Evaluation of clinicopathological profiles and development of a risk model in renal epithelioid angiomyolipoma patients: a large-scale retrospective cohort study – BMC Urology

Clinicopathological characteristics Sixty-seven renal eAML patients from our institution were analyzed. The clinicopathological characteristics of patients were shown in Table 1. Over the entire duration of follow-up (median follow-up, 49.5 months,…

Performance of whole-genome promoter nucleosome profiling of maternal plasma cell-free DNA for prenatal noninvasive prediction of fetal macrosomia: a retrospective nested case-control study in mainland China – BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

Study participants The study was approved by the Internal Ethics Committee of Nanfang Hospital, Southern Medical University (NFEC-2017-049), and all women provided written informed consent for the use of their…

Prognostic value of soluble ST2, high-sensitivity cardiac troponin, and NT-proBNP in type 2 diabetes: a 15-year retrospective study – Cardiovascular Diabetology

Baseline subject’s characteristics and outcomes Serum samples from a total of 683 subjects, including 568 patients with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and 115 age- and sex-matched presumably healthy controls (CTR)…