Background and objective
Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS) after haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) presents with lung function decline. The pattern of lung function decline after BOS diagnosis could impact prognostication of BOS as a complication after HSCT. The aim of this study was to assess the impact of lung function decline on overall survival (OS) in BOS subjects.
Objectives To investigate the effect of erythropoiesis-stimulating agents (ESAs) on hemoglobin (Hb) level, fatigue and hospitalization rate in renal palliative care (PC) patients. Method A retrospective cohort study was done between April 2011 and January 2013 in renal palliative care clinic of clustered hospitals in Hong Kong. The study participants included end-stage renal patients (CrCl < 15 ml/h)...
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