Navigating High Risk Procedures with More than Just a Street Map | Abstract

Navigating High Risk Procedures with More than Just a Street Map | Abstract.

Access : Update on Clinical Guidelines for the Management of Gastroparesis : The American Journal of Gastroenterology

We read with great interest the recent article in your publication by Camilleri et al. (1) as we operate a center for the comprehensive management of patients who have gastroparesis. On a close reading, however, we became aware of several significant concerns that your readers should be made aware of:

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American College of Cardiology Foundation | Journal of the American College of Cardiology | Enalapril and Carvedilol to prevent chemotherapy-induced left ventricular systolic dysfunction in patients with malignant hemopathies

Enalapril and Carvedilol to prevent chemotherapy-induced left ventricular systolic dysfunction in patients with malignant hemopathies ONLINE FIRST

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Access : Inconsistencies in methodologies of calculating expectation of life : Spinal Cord

Shavelle et al.1 recently wrote to Spinal Cord with a re-calculation of the life expectancies in the paper of the current authors (Middleton et al.2).

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Very Low-Dose-Methadone for the Prevention of Opioid Hyperalgesia | Abstract

Very Low-Dose-Methadone for the Prevention of Opioid Hyperalgesia | Abstract.

Erroneous assumptions about deep palliative sedation and euthanasia — Materstvedt — BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care

In the present journal, I recently wrote an article on several of the differences between deep and continuous palliative sedation (DCPS) and euthanasia.1 In doing so, I also criticised certain views of a paper by Niklas Juth and colleagues.2 They answer back in a just-released article, in which they state that “Materstvedt fail[s] to provide an explanation of why there is a moral difference between DCPS and euthanasia” (italics in original).3

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Unexpected Side Effect of Methylnaltrexone | Abstract

Unexpected Side Effect of Methylnaltrexone | Abstract.

Palliative Medicine and Psychiatry: A Reply | Abstract

Palliative Medicine and Psychiatry: A Reply | Abstract.

Rescue Therapy With Noninvasive Ventilation in Do-Not-Intuba… : Critical Care Medicine

Rescue Therapy With Noninvasive Ventilation in Do-Not-Intubate Patients in Acute Respiratory Failure: What Is the Best Device Among Face Masks?

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Validation of Prognostic Scores in Post-Transplantation Lymphoproliferative Disorders

Validation of Prognostic Scores in Post-Transplantation Lymphoproliferative Disorders.