To describe the prevalence of and factors associated with oral health measures in a sample of older homeless adults in Oakland, CA.
We conducted a cross‐sectional analysis of data from a population‐based study of 350 homeless adults aged ≥50 in which trained researchers conducted structured interviews using validated questions regarding sociodemographics, health‐related behaviors,...
Background Despite improved health outcomes associated with arteriovenous fistulas, 80% of Americans initiate hemodialysis using a catheter, influenced by low socioeconomic status among other factors. Risk factors for incident catheter use in safety-net populations are unknown. Our objective was to identify factors associated with incident catheter use among hemodialysis patients at one safety-net...
Background: To report the safety and efficacy of Ex‐PRESSTM miniature glaucoma implant under a scleral flap in patients with previous ocular surgeries.
Design: Retrospective, non‐comparative case series from a tertiary care hospital.
Participants: Patients with previous cataract or failed glaucoma surgeries who had undergone implantation of the Ex‐PRESSTM miniature glaucoma implant (R‐50 and T‐50),...
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