NNH


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NNH

Abbreviation for:
number needed to harm
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On the other hand, SH and NNH show an increasing trend with the increase in area of service.
Una segunda importancia, es la interesante contextualizacion que propone para leer y ponderar la produccion de la NNH en el escenario altamente ideologizado del V centenario, orientado, desde la critica literaria y de un fuerte revisionismo historico/historiografico, a poner en evidencia la miopia con que fue analizado el proceso de conquista y la arbitrariedad para constituir espacios y sujetos predilectos desde una funcion politica e ideologica (notoriamente matizada con los peregrinos aportes etnohistoricos de Nathan Wachtel, Miguel Leon Portilla o Pierre Duviols en los '70) (3).
However, the NNH of 29 for valproic acid seen in the new study shows this drug is problematic, too.
NNH = 1/(proporcion eventos adversos grupo control) - (proporcion eventos adversos grupo experimental)
Citrome maintains that NNHs over 10 may be more acceptable than NNHs under 10.
Calculating NNH can show how often you could expect specific tolerability outcomes when comparing medications.
A round lot of shares in New Nordic Healthbrands, whose short name is NNH, amounts to 200 and the company is included in the Consumer Staples sector.
Infliximab had the highest associated risk of nonmelanoma skin cancer, with an NNH of 99 for this end point in the placebo-controlled trials.
Yet antibiotics have a number needed to harm (NNH) of about 10, if we define harm as antibiotic-associated diarrhea (3)--about the same NNH as in the hamburger story.
TABLE Meta-analyses of drug therapy vs placebo for diabetic neuropathic pain Subjects Duration Mean Measured Drug and dose (N) (wk) age (y) outcome Various tricyclic 177 3-12 50 Overall antidepressants effectiveness and doses (1) Duloxetine (2) 12 N/A 50% pain 60 mg/d 655 reduction 120 mg/d 655 Pregabalin 1425 5-13 59 50% pain 600 mg/d (3) reduction Gabapentin 829 4-12 58 50% pain 1200-3600 mg/d (4) reduction Oxycodone 36 4 63 Moderate pain 20-80 mg/d (6) relief (defined as a score of 3 on a 6-point scale) NNT NNH Drug and dose (95% CI) (95% CI) Various tricyclic 1.
11 KV Sub-stations in OPD Ph-III, H-block, NNH & New Sub-station (Near Incinerator plant) at S.
Calcium supplements with or without vitamin D may increase the risk of stroke, with an NNH over 5 years of 283 (SOR: B, meta-analyses of RCTs).