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Life Threatening? No
Write-up: Subject in pneumococcal vaccine trial, with severe COPD, was hospitalized for COPD exacerbation. Vaccination took place on 1/7/2008 and hospital admission was on 2/5/2008. According to the physician, relationship to treatment is ''None''. We would be happy to forward the Study''s SAE Report Form upon request. 5/19/2008 MR received for DOS 2/5-10/2008 with D/C DX: Non-ST segment elevation Myocardial Infarction. Acute on chronic respiratory failure. Acute on chronic renal failure. Atrial Fibrillation with rapid ventricular response. Acute Bronchitis. COPD. Gastrointestinal bleeding. Anemia. Hyperlipidemia. Pt presented to ER with 2 day hx of cough and fever with worsening shortness of breath with diaphoresis. Pt also had diarrhea 1 day prior to ER visit. On admission, troponin was (+). PE (+) for I&E wheezing and decreased breath sounds. Pt developed atrial fib, GI bleeding, and acute on chronic renal failure during hospitalization: multi-system organ failure. Transferred to hospice on 2/10/08 per pt request. Pt expired on 2/11/08.
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