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  • symptoms
  • Women who took the preventive/pre-emptive doses of the medication experienced significantly reduced symptoms of severe morning sickness compared with women who waited for symptoms to begin before starting treatment. (emaxhealth.com)
  • In fact, the number of cases of moderate to severe morning sickness symptoms was 70% lower among women who started treatment early compared with the other group during the first three weeks of morning sickness. (emaxhealth.com)
  • The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of citalopram (Celexa) for the treatment of depressive symptoms in middle-aged and elderly patients with schizophrenia. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • 2) Executive functioning will modify the response to both treatments, such that those with impaired executive functioning will demonstrate a smaller reduction in PTSD symptoms (representing less clinically significant change). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The first step in treatment resides in recognition of the symptoms and seeking appropriate consultation. (njteamdental.com)
  • outcomes
  • Some of the main outcomes we were interested in included the percentage of wounds cured after the end of treatment, the number of participants completely cured after the end of treatment, speed of healing, side-effects of treatment, and clearance of parasites (i.e. infection). (cochrane.org)
  • Although close contact casting may be unfamiliar to some orthopedic surgeons, it can avoid surgery for older patients with ankle fractures, yet result in equivalent functional outcomes. (medindia.net)
  • The research programme, which also involves colleagues from the University of Sheffield's School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) and Cardiff University, will collect detailed information on the treatment and outcomes of a large national cohort of women with the aim of designing simple-to-use decision aids to help clinicians and patients decide on the most appropriate treatment. (bio-medicine.org)
  • placebo
  • Treatments had to be given alone or in combination with another treatment, and they were compared against no treatment, placebo (an inactive substance) only, or another active treatment. (cochrane.org)
  • When assessed on average 2.5 months after treatment, more participants were completely cured and cleared of the infection-causing parasites with itraconazole than placebo , but they also had more side effects (mild stomach pain, sickness, and abnormal liver function, as well as headaches and dizziness). (cochrane.org)
  • When paromomycin ointment was compared with placebo , there was no difference in the number of completely cured participants or the number who were found to be cleared of parasites when assessed on average 2.5 months after treatment, but those in the paromomycin treatment group had more contained skin reactions (such as swelling, blistering, pain, redness, or itch). (cochrane.org)
  • After patients have been on stable treatment with antipsychotic medication for at least 4 weeks, they are randomly assigned to receive antipsychotic medication plus either citalopram or placebo for 3 months. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A meta-analysis of seven RCTs with 1,801 patients older than 40 years with symptomatic PVD examined the effect of 12 to 24 weeks of cilostazol therapy (50 to 150 mg orally twice per day) vs. placebo on pain-free walking distance. (aafp.org)
  • intervention
  • Despite potential safety concerns, we found that older women were no more likely to experience musculoskeletal adverse events during the intervention as compared with their middle-aged counterparts. (dovepress.com)
  • patients aged
  • And the chances reduce further as you get older - figures from England, Wales and Northern Ireland suggest that only 14 per cent of heart attack patients aged 85 or older have an angiogram, compared with 83 per cent of under-65s. (bhf.org.uk)
  • The investigators enrolled 48 patients aged 65 years and older with previously untreated mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), of whom 41 were evaluable for the primary endpoints of overall response rate (ORR) and safety. (mdedge.com)
  • risks
  • However, decisions about testosterone treatment for these men will also depend on the results of four other trials -- Cognitive Function, Bone, Cardiovascular and Anemia -- and the risks of testosterone treatment. (ufl.edu)
  • These risks, such as bleeding or injury to blood vessels, can be more common in older people. (bhf.org.uk)
  • People
  • Companies that join the "Caring Consumer" program of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, attest that "neither they nor their ingredient suppliers conduct or commission any animal tests on ingredients, formulations or finished products, and that they pledge not to do so in the future. (ewg.org)
  • We're gaining a better understanding of the hormonal changes that occur as we get older and, with treatments like ghrelin, we can start intervening to prevent some of the common health problems that keep elderly people from living their most productive lives. (emaxhealth.com)
  • People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a leading international animal rights advocacy organization, has identified companies that "either test on animals or pay a laboratory to conduct tests on animals. (ewg.org)
  • Older people with schizophrenia suffer from greater physical comorbidity, cognitive impairment, and medication side effects compared to their younger counterparts. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Health
  • The pioneering programme has been awarded almost 2million by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) to ensure older women are treated as effectively as younger women. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Lynda Wyld , Senior Lecturer in Surgical Oncology said: "The program will allow us to establish the most effective treatment for breast cancer in older patients tailored to their individual tumour characteristics and overall health. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Good control in the adult population directly impacts physical function, quality of life, and reduces costs by improving the health of older patients with asthma. (medscape.com)
  • medication
  • MONDAY, Nov. 8 -- New research suggests that a newer drug works no better than an older, cheaper medication for patients who need long-term treatment for a type of vasculitis, a rare blood vessel disorder. (drugs.com)
  • found
  • Toronto Nov. 14, 2011) Clinician-scientists in the Princess Margaret Cancer Program have found a promising approach to treating leukemia, using an old drug in a new way. (bio-medicine.org)
  • middle-aged
  • To compare change in weight, improvements in metabolic risk factors, and reported musculoskeletal adverse events in middle-aged (50-59 years) and older (65-74 years), obese women. (dovepress.com)
  • drug
  • The older drug, azathioprine, "beat out the new kid on the block," said Dr. Ronald Falk, a kidney specialist familiar with the findings. (drugs.com)
  • Two of the most important treatments that we assessed in this review were itraconazole, an antifungal drug taken by mouth, and paromomycin, an antibiotic applied as an ointment. (cochrane.org)
  • blood
  • Two U.S. medical device companies are trying to bring back the use of some old blood pressure treatments, updated with high-tech gadgetry. (redorbit.com)
  • Frailty, manifesting in weight loss and malnutrition, leading to decreased hyperglycemia and normalization of blood glucose levels, may develop in older diabetics. (memory-key.com)
  • effectively
  • There is extensive evidence that older women are not always treated as effectively as younger women with the omission of treatments such as surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy in many cases. (bio-medicine.org)
  • women
  • Introduction of Diclegis provides women with another treatment option for the nausea and vomiting associated with morning sickness. (emaxhealth.com)
  • The new treatment approach was tested in pregnant women who had had severe morning sickness or hyperemesis gravidarum during a previous pregnancy. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Another benefit of starting treatment early was a reduction in the recurrence of hyperemesis gravidarum in women with a history of severe morning sickness. (emaxhealth.com)
  • However, there are safe natural treatments women can try to manage nausea and vomiting. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Twenty-five women received acupressure treatment while another 24 received sham treatments over nine days. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Ghrelin, a hormone that stimulates appetite, was administered to older women diagnosed with frailty, a common geriatric syndrome characterized by unintentional weight loss, weakness, exhaustion and low levels of anabolic hormones which increases risk of falls, hospitalizations, disability, and death. (emaxhealth.com)
  • The only side effect reported during the treatment was a transient sense of warmth that occurred in four women who received the ghrelin transfusion. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Bridging the gap in treatment for older women with bre. (bio-medicine.org)
  • small
  • However, the number of men in the TTrials was too small to draw conclusions about the risk of testosterone treatment. (ufl.edu)
  • demonstrate
  • The results reported by Willett et al demonstrate that most unstable ankle fractures in older patients can be treated with a cast without the need for surgery," writes David W. Sanders, M.D., M.Sc. (medindia.net)
  • trial
  • Dr Vijay Kunadian is leading a research trial investigating whether standard heart attack treatments still suit patients in their 70s, 80s and 90s. (bhf.org.uk)
  • significant
  • Both treatments resulted in a significant reduction in nausea and vomiting, although ginger was rated better. (emaxhealth.com)
  • The findings are significant, because the nanoparticles not only remained in circulation, but also accumulated in mouse tumors, as well as in the lungs of healthy mice, suggesting that the approach also may enhance treatment for lung diseases. (innovations-report.com)
  • common
  • This will enable patients and their doctors to select the best treatment avoiding the common problem of under treatment but also that of overtreatment with the associated risk of side effects and loss of independence. (bio-medicine.org)
  • risk
  • We provide lots of information and support on conditions, risk factors, tests and treatments for heart and circulatory conditions. (bhf.org.uk)
  • levels
  • This report was the impetus for the TTrials, which are now the largest trials to examine the use of testosterone treatment in men 65 and older whose low testosterone levels can be attributed to age alone. (ufl.edu)