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Experimental evaluation of EAF ladle steel slag as a geo-fill material: mineralogical, physical & mechanical properties
Despite of significant efforts in the last decades towards utilization of steel slag in the construction industry, steel slag stockpiling and landfilling operations do not seem to be declining in steel-producing countries. ...
Risk of stroke/systemic embolism, major bleeding and associated costs in non-valvular atrial fibrillation patients who initiated apixaban, dabigatran or rivaroxaban compared with warfarin in the United States medicare population
Objective: To compare the risk and cost of stroke/systemic embolism (SE) and major bleeding between each direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC) and warfarin among non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) patients. Methods: Patients ...
Benefit of early discharge among patients with low-risk pulmonary embolism
Clinical guidelines recommend early discharge of patients with low-risk pulmonary embolism (LRPE). This study measured the overall impact of early discharge of LRPE patients on clinical outcomes and costs in the Veterans ...
Energy investment planning at a private company: a mathematical programming-based model and its application in Turkey
We consider a mid-sized private electricity generating company that plans to enter the market that is partially regulated. There is a cap and trade system in operation in the industry. There are nine possible power plant ...
Epidemiology and economic burden of serotonin syndrome with concomitant use of serotonergic agents: a retrospective study utilizing two large US claims databases
(Physicians Postgraduate Press Inc., 2017)
Objective: Serotonin syndrome (SS) is an adverse drug reaction occurring among patients receiving serotonergic agents (SAs), and although SAs are commonly prescribed, the epidemiology and economic burden of SS with concomitant ...
The economic impact of symptomatic menopause among low-socioeconomic women in the United States
Background: Menopausal symptoms have a significant negative impact on patient's quality of life and increase healthcare costs among women. Methods: This retrospective analysis used data from a U.S. national database (01 ...