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Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Among Hospitalized Patients: Incidence and Adequacy of Thromboprophylaxis

Although the occurrence of VTE among hospitalized patients is low. risk assessment for VTE should be done for all patients at the time of discharge to decide on post-discharge prophylaxis so that incidence of VTE after discharge can be minimized.

Visceral Fat Obesity Correlates with Frailty in Middle-Aged and Older Adults

Middle-aged and older adults with Visceral Fat Obesity had a higher risk of frailty.

Visual Outcomes of Microkeratome-Assisted Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (MK-ALK) in Keratoconus

MK-ALK is a procedure for advanced keratoconus that is both safe and effective. It may be the best option for individuals who are at high risk of unsatisfactory results with penetrating keratoplasty.

What is the impact of vitamin D supplementation on glycemic control in people with type-2 diabetes

Vitamin D supplementation might be beneficial for the reduction of FPG, HbA1c, and HOMA-IR in type 2 diabetes patients with deficient vitamin D status.

Which one of LDL-C /HDL-C ratio and non-HDL-C can better predict the severity of coronary artery disease in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction(STEMI) patients

The LDL-C/HDL-C ratio in patients with STEMI is more correlated with the severity of coronary artery disease. It can better evaluate the severity of coronary artery disease and better predict whether patients with chest pain are STEMI.

White blood cells and chronic rhinosinusitis

There is a potential causal link between blood eosinophil counts and chronic rhinosinusitis

Whole blood GBP5 protein levels in patients with and without active tuberculosis

Whole blood guanylate binding protein 5 (GBP5) protein is a valuable biomarker for diagnosing of active tuberculosis.

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