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IVC Filters May Increase Mortality Risk in Elderly Patients With PE

January 15, 2019 Share this content: Patients who received an IVC filter had higher 30-day mortality compared with those who did not receive a filter. In elderly patients hospitalized with acute pulmonary embolism (PE), the use of inferior vena cava (IVC) filters to prevent subsequent PE may actually increase the risk for 30-day and 1-year… Read More »

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If You Think You Understand Elderly, Then This Might Change Your Mind

Essential Factors to Consider When Choosing an Independent Senior Community It is rewarding for an aged to decide and stay in an independent living community. But it is challenging for many in terms of the ability to know the right environment they need as well as a community with their preferred utilities. As we all… Read More »

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