When VKA therapy is used, it is important to aim for good-quality anticoagulation control with a time in therapeutic range that is greater than 70%.
It would be unaffected by arrhythmia or fluctuating stroke volume or heart rate, useful in assessing physiologic responses to therapeutic measures, portable and inexpensive. ... Esophageal Doppler ultrasound-based cardiac output monitoring for real-time
Benzodiazepines are first-line therapy for sympathomimetic intoxication. Activated charcoal can be used to reduce drug levels in patients with therapeutic drug overdose but generally should not be administered if the
greater. Patients who had a 0 score on this scale spent 56.7% of time in the therapeutic range, slightly better than patients with liver disease overall. ... In contrast, patients with liver disease and a score of 4 spent only 29.4% of time in the
We don't have the diagnostics or the therapeutics that we're used to.
other diagnostic and therapeutic decisions, and may influence long-term practice patterns,” the study authors wrote.
It comprises evidence-based recommendations for medications to avoid in older adults, sorted by organ system or therapeutic category, and includes the rationale for avoidance.
Initial infusion dose was significantly related to time to achieving therapeutic anticoagulation (Spearman r=-0.27; P<0.02). ... In the current study, this led to a delay in therapeutic anticoagulation and inadequate bolus doses and/or initial
Comatose cardiac arrest patients with non-shockable initial rhythms who are treated with therapeutic hypothermia may have better survival and neurologic outcomes than those who do not receive hypothermic treatment, according ... Using 2000 to 2013 data
Try to diagnose it early and then provide timely therapeutic paracentesis to improve blood pressure and renal perfusion, he advised.