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HM2018 Abstract Number: 148

Surviving In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest and the Role of Age

Background: There is limited data on the predictors of outcomes in patients who have in-hospital cardiac arrest. This study aims to understand the factors that might affect the survival from the cardiac arrest and survival-to-discharge [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:23:23-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on Surviving In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest and the Role of Age

HM2017 Abstract Number: 48

SURVIVAL AFTER ADJUVANT AND NEOADJUVANT CHEMOTHERAPY IN ELDERLY PATIENTS WITH TRIPLE NEGATIVE BREAST CANCER: A CLEVELAND CLINIC EXPERIENCE

Background: Triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) comprises of approximately 15% of the total breast cancers. There is limited data on treatment outcome of these patients in elderly population. We report our experience with elderly patients [...]

By | 2018-03-15T20:51:00-04:00 April 21st, 2017|Geriatrics, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on SURVIVAL AFTER ADJUVANT AND NEOADJUVANT CHEMOTHERAPY IN ELDERLY PATIENTS WITH TRIPLE NEGATIVE BREAST CANCER: A CLEVELAND CLINIC EXPERIENCE

HM2016 Abstract Number: 63

How Old Is Our Observation Unit? A Review of Observation Patient Characteristics by Decade of Age

Background: Observation units are a growing destination for many patients with a variety of diagnoses.  The elderly represent a large part of the observation population, which will likely grow as baby-boomers age.  Those of advanced [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Geriatrics, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on How Old Is Our Observation Unit? A Review of Observation Patient Characteristics by Decade of Age