María Elena Ocasio-Tascón

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ludwig's angina: an uncommon cause of chest pain
    María 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
  2. ncbi request reprint The veteran population: one at high risk for sleep-disordered breathing
    María 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

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Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Ludwig's angina: an uncommon cause of chest pain
    María 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint The veteran population: one at high risk for sleep-disordered breathing
    María 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%)...