premorbid conditions

premorbid conditions, conditions preceding the onset of disease.
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Premorbid conditions were only considered in the Hedlund et al (3) study, which found that patients with a lifetime history of major depression or treatment with antidepressants before aSAH had a significantly lower rate of return to work than those without any psychiatric history.
There were 6 patients in heavy mesh group with premorbid conditions and 5 in light mesh group.
premorbid conditions, description of the catastrophic event) necessary to complete the life care plan were not always immediately available in the VA electronic medical system, the expert panel had the knowledge and experience required to fill in any gaps.
Hokoki's duties were to monitor the patient's medical condition for cardiopulmonary risks, infection, underlying medical considerations, and premorbid conditions.
For example: A 72-year-old male with no premorbid conditions trips and falls over a wheelchair legrest.
They did not calculate LOS or probability of survival for given patient cohorts, but found that increased age, male sex, and several premorbid conditions increased the rate of death and decreased the rate of discharge alive.