Synonyms for comorbidities or Related words with comorbidities
Examples of "comorbidities"
are diverse and the rate of comorbidity is high, special care must dedicated to certain
. The FDA is not set up to address this issue, and does not approve medications for
, nonetheless certain such topics have been extensively researched.
Several conditions are associated with psoriasis. These occur more frequently in older people. Nearly half of individuals with psoriasis over the age of 65 have at least three
, and two-thirds have at least two
Several medical conditions, or
, appear with greater frequency in patients diagnosed with IBS.
In the short term, weight loss from bariatric surgeries is associated with reductions in some
of obesity, such as diabetes, metabolic syndrome and sleep apnea, but the benefit for hypertension is uncertain. It is uncertain whether any given bariatric procedure is more effective than another in controlling
. There is no high quality evidence concerning longer-term effects compared with conventional treatment on
as well as evaluation to diagnose additional possible conditions which often coexist with ADHD, called
or comorbid disorders.
Research shows that individuals suffering from obstructive sleep apnea are at a higher risk of other health
The Elixhauser comorbidity measure was developed using administrative data from a statewide California inpatient database from all non-federal inpatient community hospital stays in California ("n" = 1,779,167). The Elixhauser comorbidity measure developed a list of 30
relying on the ICD-9-CM coding manual. The
were not simplified as an index because each comorbidity affected outcomes (length of hospital stay, hospital changes, and mortality) differently among different patients groups. The
identified by the Elixhauser comorbidity measure are significantly associated with in-hospital mortality and include both acute and chronic conditions. van Walraven et al. have derived and validated an Elixhauser comorbidity index that summarizes disease burden and can discriminate for in-hospital mortality. In addition, a systematic review and comparative analysis shows that among various
indices, Elixhauser index is a better predictor of the risk especially beyond 30 days of hospitalisation.
The U.S. National Institutes of Health recommends bariatric surgery for obese people with a body mass index (BMI) of at least 40, and for people with BMI of at least 35 and serious coexisting medical conditions such as diabetes. However, research is emerging that suggests bariatric surgery could be appropriate for those with a BMI of 35 to 40 with no
or a BMI of 30 to 35 with significant
. The most recent ASMBS guidelines suggest the position statement on consensus for BMI as an indication for bariatric surgery. The recent guidelines suggest that any patient with a BMI of more than 30 with
is a candidate for bariatric surgery.
Many patients who are HIV positive also have other health conditions known as
. Hepatitis B, hepatitis C, tuberculosis and injection drug use are some of the most common
associated with HIV. Women who screen positive for HIV should also be tested for these conditions so that they may be adequately treated or controlled during the pregnancy. The
may have serious adverse effects on the mother and child during pregnancy, so it is extremely important to identify them early during the pregnancy.
With early intervention, morbidity and mortality of cases of intestinal obstruction is low. The outcome is in part dependent upon congenital
and delays in diagnosis and management.
The following observations were reported on the resolution of obesity related
following the duodenal switch: type 2 diabetes 99%, hyperlipidemia 99%, sleep apnea 92%, and hypertension 83%.
Dieulafoy's lesions occur twice as often in men as women and patients typically have multiple
, including hypertension, cardiovascular disease, chronic kidney disease, and diabetes.
Benfotiamine is an oral prodrug of Vitamin B1 that has several placebo-controlled double-blind trials proving efficacy in treating neuropathy and various other diabetic
In the United States, childbirth hospital stays have some of the lowest ICU utilizations. Vaginal delivery with and without complicating diagnoses and caesarean section with and without
account for four of the fifteen types of hospital stays with low rates of ICU utilization (where less than 20% of visits were admitted to the ICU). During stays with ICU services, approximately 20% of costs were attributable to the ICU.
These trends in healthcare costs associated with pediatric obesity and its
are staggering, urging the Surgeon General to predict that preventable morbidity and mortality associated with obesity may surpass those associated with cigarette smoking. Furthermore, the probability of childhood obesity persisting into adulthood is estimated to increase from approximately twenty percent at four years of age to approximately eighty percent by adolescence, and it is likely that these obesity
will persist into adulthood.
Multisymptom illness is more prevalent in Gulf War I veterans than veterans of previous conflicts, but the pattern of
is similar for actively deployed and nondeployed military personnel.
Wilner, A. N., Sharma, B. K., Thompson, A., Soucy, A., & Krueger, A. (2014). Diagnoses, procedures, drug utilization,
, and cost of health care for people with epilepsy in 2012. Epilepsy & Behavior, 41, 83-90.
A bimalleolar fracture is a fracture of the ankle that involves the lateral malleolus and the medial malleolus. Studies have shown that bimalleolar fractures are more common in women, people over 60 years of age, and patients with existing
Obesity increases the risk of many physical and mental conditions. These
are most commonly shown in metabolic syndrome, a combination of medical disorders which includes: diabetes mellitus type 2, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, and high triglyceride levels.
NGAL may be used to detect and monitor the potential additive effects of different comorbid factors (e.g. hypertension and hyperglycemia), which makes it a very useful marker, since there is an increasing number of patients with
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