ASHD


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ASHD

ASHD

Arteriosclerotic heart disease, see there.
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Patient: Room Number: 215-1 Age: 81 Diagnoses: Hydropneumothorax, Hx: DM, ASHD, L.
Table 2 Comorbidties in Patients with Hb Less Than 11 g/dL Versus 11 g/dL or Higher Comorbidity Hb Less Than 11 g/dL Hb 11 g/dL or Higher CHF 42.5% 28.8% AIDS 3.1% 1.0% Hypertension 77.5% 68.6% ASHD 37.3% 32.4% CVA 12.7% 10.5% PVD 28.6% 22.8% Other cardiac 44.8% 30.7% Cancer 10.6% 6.4% COPD 14.2% 10.8% Liver disease 11.8% 8.9% Gastrointestinal 12.9% 5.9% All p<0.05 Note: Adapted from: Kausz, Solid, Pereira, Collins, & St.
Diagnosis includes Alzheimer's and senile dementia, ASHD. This man occasionally can make his needs known, and seems to understand other people's communication as well.