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  • 2001
  • United States colorectal screening practices among American Indians/Alaska Natives, blacks and non-Hispanic whites in the new millennium (2001 to 2010). (umn.edu)
  • therapy
  • However, for serious acute cases of pyelonephritis or bacterial prostatitis where the person may need to be hospitalised, fluoroquinolones are recommended as first-line therapy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mechanism
  • A mechanism is described that can be used for the inappropriate iron absorption in [beta]-thalassemia and as a potential new facet of iron physiology. (readabstracts.com)
  • warnings
  • The FDA recommends that health care professionals be aware of the new warnings and the potential risk of hypoglycemia that can result in coma, which could occur more frequently in elderly patients or diabetics taking insulin or an oral hypoglycemic medication. (aboutlawsuits.com)
  • The new warnings apply to those fluoroquinolones taken by mouth or by injection, and is the latest in a string of label updates required in recent years. (aboutlawsuits.com)
  • topoisomerase
  • Fluoroquinolones ) exhibit concentration-dependent bactericidal activity (see Effectiveness ) by inhibiting the activity of DNA gyrase and topoisomerase, enzymes essential for bacterial DNA replication. (merckmanuals.com)
  • health
  • The mental health side effects to be added to or updated across all the fluoroquinolones are disturbances in attention, disorientation, agitation, nervousness, memory impairment, and serious disturbances in mental abilities called delirium. (aboutlawsuits.com)
  • The defined daily dose (DDD) for each fluoroquinolone was computed according to World Health Organization criteria. (biomedcentral.com)
  • patients
  • A new implantable device called a Lung Volume Reduction Coil (LVRC) is being studied for potential help with symptoms in patients with severe COPD. (stlukes-stl.com)
  • common
  • Allergic interstitial nephritis (AIN) is thought to be the most common form of fluoroquinolone nephrotoxicity and is attributed to a type III hypersensitivity reaction. (asmscience.org)