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by panda
Tue 28 May 2013 9:45
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Inflammatory Response of Fibroblasts to Bb
Replies: 2
Views: 2089

Re: Inflammatory Response of Fibroblasts to Bb

Comprehensive Borrelia burgdorferi specific inflammatory immune response analysis in patients with Lyme disease Pranay D. Khare, Ph.D.1, Meenakshi Khare, Ph.D.2, Gottfried H. Kellermann, Ph.D.1, 2 1 NeuroScience, Inc., Osceola, WI USA, 2 Pharmasan Labs, Osceola, WI Published in Cytokine. Vol. 50 (1...
by panda
Mon 27 May 2013 4:55
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Misdiagnosis Rate
Replies: 15
Views: 6652

Re: Misdiagnosis Rate

Am J Med. 2008 May;121(5 Suppl):S2-23. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2008.01.001. Overconfidence as a cause of diagnostic error in medicine. Berner ES, Graber ML. Department of Health Services Administration, School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA. eberne...
by panda
Mon 27 May 2013 2:08
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Misdiagnosis Rate
Replies: 15
Views: 6652

Re: Misdiagnosis Rate

Presentation slides: ICU Misdiagnosis Bradford D. Winters, Ph.D., M.D. The Johns Hopkins Quality and Safety Research Group Implications • MisDx incidence is significant • MisDx related harm likely results from both wrong/delayed Dx and complications from inappropriate testing/treatment. • Class II/I...
by panda
Mon 27 May 2013 1:01
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Misdiagnosis Rate
Replies: 15
Views: 6652

Re: Misdiagnosis Rate

Here is the original publication: BMJ Qual Saf. 2012 Nov;21(11):894-902. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2012-000803. Epub 2012 Jul 21. Diagnostic errors in the intensive care unit: a systematic review of autopsy studies. Winters B, Custer J, Galvagno SM Jr, Colantuoni E, Kapoor SG, Lee H, Goode V, Robinson K, N...
by panda
Mon 27 May 2013 0:50
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Misdiagnosis Rate
Replies: 15
Views: 6652

Re: Misdiagnosis Rate

JOHNS HOPKINS PATIENT SAFETY TEAM FINDS DIAGNOSTIC “FATAL FLAWS” IN THE ICU MAY ACCOUNT FOR AS MANY ANNUAL DEATHS AS BREAST CANCER Release Date: 08/27/2012 Each year as many as 40,500 critically ill U.S. hospital patients die with an unknown medical condition that may have caused or contributed to ...
by panda
Mon 27 May 2013 0:15
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Misdiagnosis Rate
Replies: 15
Views: 6652

Re: Misdiagnosis Rate

Lorima gave the link of: Qual Saf Health Care. 2006 Jun;15(3):174-8. The "To Err is Human" report and the patient safety literature. Stelfox HT, Palmisani S, Scurlock C, Orav EJ, Bates DW. Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, ...
by panda
Sun 26 May 2013 23:06
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Lyme Disease and the eyes
Replies: 93
Views: 30617

Re: Lyme Disease and the eyes

Ann Acad Med Singapore. 2012 Apr;41(4):178-9. Lyme neuroretinitis in Singapore: a diagnostic dilemma. Lam JS, Sanjay S. Neuroretinitis secondary to Lyme disease is a rare occurrence worldwide,4 and none has been reported in Singapore as yet. In our patient, although Western blot test was negative fo...
by panda
Sun 26 May 2013 21:58
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Misdiagnosis Rate
Replies: 15
Views: 6652

Re: Misdiagnosis Rate

How Common is Misdiagnosis? snippets: A study of Patient Safety Incidents (PSIs) by HealthGrades found that "Failure to Rescue", meaning failure to diagnose and treat in time , was the most common cause of a patient safety incident, with a rate of 155 per 1,000 hospitalized patients . Unfortunately...
by panda
Sun 26 May 2013 21:30
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Misdiagnosis Rate
Replies: 15
Views: 6652

Re: Misdiagnosis Rate

C. McDonald, M.B. Hernandez, Y. Gofman, S. Suchecki, W. Schreier: The five most common misdiagnoses: a meta-analysis of autopsy and malpractice data. The Internet Journal of Family Practice. 2009 Volume 7 Number 2. DOI: 10.5580/9ce Abstract Context Many papers have compared clinical diagnosis and ca...
by panda
Sun 26 May 2013 17:03
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Lyme disease associated with urolithiasis
Replies: 0
Views: 751

Lyme disease associated with urolithiasis

Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi. 2012 Oct-Dec;116(4):1101-5. Lyme disease - unusual medical encounter for an urologist. Ciută C, Nechifor V, Tomac I, Miron A, Novac B. University of Medicine and Pharmacy Grigore T Popa Iasi, Faculty of Medicine. Abstract Lyme disease also called ,,the illness with a t...