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(University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 2022-06-03)
(2020-05-01)OBJECTIVE: To investigate patient reported outcomes after surgical treatment of Rodeo Thumb to help guide clinical decision making at the time of injury. METHODS: A retrospective review was performed for all rodeo thumb ...
(2020-05-01)PURPOSE: Surgical site infections (SSI) after distal radius surgery can introduce substantial morbidity and additional direct and indirect costs. The clearest risk factors for SSI are the use of externalized Kirschner wires ...
Density Analysis of Spontaneous Lower Extremity Fractures Using Computed Tomography: A Case-Control Study (2020-05-01)BACKGROUND: Spontaneous fractures are predominantly caused by osteoporosis and have significant morbidity and mortality associated with them. The current gold standard of clinical imaging for these osteopenic patients, ...
Deprescribing Unnecessary Pantoprazole Prescribed by Hospitalists on Parkland Hospital Non-ICU Inpatient Floors (2020-05-01)BACKGROUND: Proton pump inhibitors are one of the most prescribed classes of drugs in the United States. Their efficacy and relatively low adverse event profile has resulted in their significant overuse both inpatient and ...