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October 2021| Vol 10| Issue 5


Chest CT features in COVID-19 patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Objective: To derive the pooled estimate of chest computed tomography (CT) findings in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients. Methods: A comprehensive systematic search was condu...

Original Article

Performance of HEART and TIMI scores in predicting major adverse cardiovascular events (MACEs) of chest pain patients in the emergency department: A prospective observational study

Objective: To compare the value of HEART and TIMI scores in predicting major adverse cardiovascular events (MACEs) of patients with chest pain in the emergency department at a tertiary care hos...

Original Article

Effect of pulsed corticosteroids and tocilizumab on hyperinflammation in COVID-19 patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome

Objective: To compare the efficacy of pulsed-dose corticosteroids (≥250 mg methylprednisolone, 3 days) and tocilizumab in treating COVID-19-related hyperinflammation. Methods: Thi...

Original Article

Drug dependence and its risk factors in emergency department patients: A retrospective cross-sectional study

Objective: To determine the characteristics and risk factors of drug dependence among patients who were administered drugs with addictive potential (DAP) in an emergency department (ED). Me...

Original Article

Early outcomes of limb salvage surgery with mega-prosthesis: A single center experience

Objective: To determine the early outcomes of limb salvage surgery with mega prosthesis. Methods: This retrospective study was conducted at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and R...

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Journal of Acute Disease, a publication of Hainan Medical University, is a peer-reviewed print + online Bimonthly journal.

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