• Hemodynamic Impact of Oxygen Desaturation During Tracheal Intubation Among Critically Ill Children With Cyanotic and Noncyanotic Heart Disease*

    9 days ago - By Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

    Objectives:
    To determine a level of oxygen desaturation from baseline that is associated with increased risk of tracheal intubation associated events in children with cyanotic and noncyanotic heart disease.
    Design:
    Retrospective analysis of prospectively collected data from the National Emergency Airway Registry for Children, an international multicenter quality improvement collaborative for airway management in critically ill children.
    Setting:
    Thirty-eight PICUs from July 2012 to December 2016.
    Patients:
    Children with cyanotic and noncyanotic heart disease who underwent tracheal...
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  • Sudden Income Drops in Early Adulthood Linked With Risk of Heart Disease Later

    Sudden Income Drops in Early Adulthood Linked With Risk of Heart Disease Later

    9 days ago - By Medscape

    The risk of heart disease and premature death may be higher for people who experience sudden, unpredictable income drops in early adulthood, a new study suggests.
    Reuters Health Information
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