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Difficult removal of exposed peripheral nerve stimulator leads: a report of 2 cases.

Pushpinder Uppal, Thelma B Wright, Layth Dahbour, Blake Watterworth, Seung J Lee, Kanchana Gattu, Lynn G Stansbury, Justin Benoit,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Peripheral nerve stimulators have emerged as a new generation of advanced modalities to treat chronic pain and avoid opioids. They transmit electrical stimulation through implanted leads and wireless, wearable, external generators. Common complications include infection, nerve damage, and migration of stimulating leads. This article describes 2 cases of complications from ... Read more >>

Pain Rep (Pain reports)
[2021, 6(3):e946]

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Aspirin Use Is Associated With Decreased Mechanical Ventilation, Intensive Care Unit Admission, and In-Hospital Mortality in Hospitalized Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019.

Jonathan H Chow, Ashish K Khanna, Shravan Kethireddy, David Yamane, Andrea Levine, Amanda M Jackson, Michael T McCurdy, Ali Tabatabai, Gagan Kumar, Paul Park, Ivy Benjenk, Jay Menaker, Nayab Ahmed, Evan Glidewell, Elizabeth Presutto, Shannon Cain, Naeha Haridasa, Wesley Field, Jacob G Fowler, Duy Trinh, Kathleen N Johnson, Aman Kaur, Amanda Lee, Kyle Sebastian, Allison Ulrich, Salvador Peña, Ross Carpenter, Shruti Sudhakar, Pushpinder Uppal, Benjamin T Fedeles, Aaron Sachs, Layth Dahbour, William Teeter, Kenichi Tanaka, Samuel M Galvagno, Daniel L Herr, Thomas M Scalea, Michael A Mazzeffi,

<h4>Background</h4>Coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) is associated with hypercoagulability and increased thrombotic risk in critically ill patients. To our knowledge, no studies have evaluated whether aspirin use is associated with reduced risk of mechanical ventilation, intensive care unit (ICU) admission, and in-hospital mortality.<h4>Methods</h4>A retrospective, observational cohort study of adult patients admitted with ... Read more >>

Anesth Analg (Anesthesia and analgesia)
[2021, 132(4):930-941]

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The Religious and Spiritual Needs of Patients in the Hospital Setting Do Not Depend on Patient Level of Religious/Spiritual Observance and Should be Initiated by Healthcare Providers.

Ibtissam Gad, Xiao-Wei Cherie Tan, Sarah Williams, Sally Itawi, Layth Dahbour, Zachary Rotter, Graham Mitro, Courtney Rusch, Sara Perkins, Imran Ali,

According to many studies, addressing the religious and spiritual (R/S) needs of patient's increase patient satisfaction. One area of interest is how patient self-perceived level of religiosity and spirituality (R/S) influences hospital needs. In this cross-sectional study, 195 inpatients at a non-faith-based academic hospital in Toledo, OH, USA completed surveys ... Read more >>

J Relig Health (Journal of religion and health)
[2020, :]

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Peritoneal Dialysis Zoonotic Bacterial Peritonitis with Staphylococcus pseudintermedius.

Layth Dahbour, Jeffrey Gibbs, Christian Coletta, Jeannine Hummell, Mohammad Al-Sarie, Navkirat Pannu Kahlon, Basil Akpunonu,

We present the first reported case of peritoneal dialysis-associated peritonitis caused by Staphylococcus pseudintermedius, an organism that had been misclassified as S. aureus in the past. S. pseudintermedius is well recognized in the veterinary literature and noted as flora in the mouth, nares, and anus of domesticated animals. It has ... Read more >>

Case Rep Nephrol Dial (Case reports in nephrology and dialysis)
[2020, 10(2):65-70]

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Continuous glucose monitoring identifies relationship between optimized glycemic control and post-discharge acute care facility needs.

Scott M Pappada, Karina Woodling, Mohammad Hamza Owais, Evan M Zink, Layth Dahbour, Ravi S Tripathi, Sadik A Khuder, Thomas J Papadimos,

<h4>Objective</h4>Hyperglycemia is an independent risk factor in hospitalized patients for adverse outcomes, even if patients are not diabetic. We used continuous glucose monitoring to evaluate whether glycemic control (hyperglycemia) in the first 72 h after an intensive care admission was associated with the need for admission to a post discharge long-term ... Read more >>

BMC Res Notes (BMC research notes)
[2018, 11(1):533]

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Should anterior cervical discectomy and fusion be performed on a Parkinson patient?

Tarek R Mansour, Luke Mugge, Layth Dahbour, Sally Itawi, Yacine Medhkour, Azedine Medhkour,

J Neurosurg Sci (Journal of neurosurgical sciences)
[2019, 63(3):344-345]

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Diagnostic Work-Up of a Giant Calcified Intracranial Aneurysm: Comparing 4D-CTA and Cerebral Angiogram Findings.

Layth Dahbour, Tarek R Mansour, Ahmed Alnemari, Mark Buehler, Daniel Gaudin,

The risks associated with unruptured intracranial aneurysms can be neurologically debilitating and even fatal. Evaluation of these aneurysms is critical for determining what type of intervention is warranted, if at all. Cerebral angiography has long been the gold standard in the evaluation of intracranial aneurysms. However, this diagnostic modality is ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2017, 9(6):e1367]

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Streptococcus Mutans: A Potential Risk Factor in Recurrent Hemorrhagic Stroke.

Tarek R Mansour, Yasaman Alam, Layth Dahbour, Ahmed Alnemari, Mouhammad Jumaa, Jason L Schroeder,

Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death and is responsible for approximately nine percent of all deaths worldwide. Cases of Streptococcus mutans (S. mutans<i>)</i>-induced intracerebral hemorrhage as a result of bloodstream infections have seldom been reported. New reports show that bacteria with specific collagen binding proteins (CBPs), such as the Cnm ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2017, 9(5):e1264]

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