- Ludwig's angina: an uncommon cause of chest painMaría Elena Ocasio-Tascón
Pulmonary and Critical Care Section, San Juan Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
South Med J 98:561-3. 2005..The patient improved and was successfully weaned from mechanical ventilation. Despite advances in therapy, Ludwig's angina remains a potentially lethal infection in which early recognition plays a crucial role...
- The veteran population: one at high risk for sleep-disordered breathingMaría Elena Ocasio-Tascón
San Juan VA Medical Center, 10 Casia Street, Pulmonary and Critical Care Section 111E, San Juan, 00927 5800, Puerto Rico
Sleep Breath 10:70-5. 2006..There were high incidences of alcohol consumption (37.6%), diabetes (32.7%), hypercholesterolemia (31.8%), depression (31.8%), hypertension (39.6%) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) (9.8%)...