The impact of premorbid conditions
on temporal pattern and location of adult blunt trauma hospital deaths.
, 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.
As premorbid conditions
associated with CTCLs, kidney and thyroid disorders have rarely been reported.
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.
Our findings encourage early identification of the patient population with good prognostic factors, such as younger age, aneurysms smaller than 10 mm, good neurologic grade, and without premorbid conditions
and predisposing factors.