Retrospective Studies: Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Disease Management: A broad approach to appropriate coordination of the entire disease treatment process that often involves shifting away from more expensive inpatient and acute care to areas such as preventive medicine, patient counseling and education, and outpatient care. This concept includes implications of appropriate versus inappropriate therapy on the overall cost and clinical outcome of a particular disease. (From Hosp Pharm 1995 Jul;30(7):596)Prognosis: A prediction of the probable outcome of a disease based on a individual's condition and the usual course of the disease as seen in similar situations.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Patient Care Management: Generating, planning, organizing, and administering medical and nursing care and services for patients.Sensitivity and Specificity: Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Case Management: A traditional term for all the activities which a physician or other health care professional normally performs to insure the coordination of the medical services required by a patient. It also, when used in connection with managed care, covers all the activities of evaluating the patient, planning treatment, referral, and follow-up so that care is continuous and comprehensive and payment for the care is obtained. (From Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2nd ed)Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Cohort Studies: Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Postoperative Complications: Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.Practice Guidelines as Topic: Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Predictive Value of Tests: In screening and diagnostic tests, the probability that a person with a positive test is a true positive (i.e., has the disease), is referred to as the predictive value of a positive test; whereas, the predictive value of a negative test is the probability that the person with a negative test does not have the disease. Predictive value is related to the sensitivity and specificity of the test.Risk Assessment: The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)Tomography, X-Ray Computed: Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.Pain Management: A form of therapy that employs a coordinated and interdisciplinary approach for easing the suffering and improving the quality of life of those experiencing pain.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Severity of Illness Index: Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.Survival Rate: The proportion of survivors in a group, e.g., of patients, studied and followed over a period, or the proportion of persons in a specified group alive at the beginning of a time interval who survive to the end of the interval. It is often studied using life table methods.Neoplasm Staging: Methods which attempt to express in replicable terms the extent of the neoplasm in the patient.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Recurrence: The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.Survival Analysis: A class of statistical procedures for estimating the survival function (function of time, starting with a population 100% well at a given time and providing the percentage of the population still well at later times). The survival analysis is then used for making inferences about the effects of treatments, prognostic factors, exposures, and other covariates on the function.Length of Stay: The period of confinement of a patient to a hospital or other health facility.Medical Audit: A detailed review and evaluation of selected clinical records by qualified professional personnel for evaluating quality of medical care.Combined Modality Therapy: The treatment of a disease or condition by several different means simultaneously or sequentially. Chemoimmunotherapy, RADIOIMMUNOTHERAPY, chemoradiotherapy, cryochemotherapy, and SALVAGE THERAPY are seen most frequently, but their combinations with each other and surgery are also used.Physician's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Evidence-Based Medicine: An approach of practicing medicine with the goal to improve and evaluate patient care. It requires the judicious integration of best research evidence with the patient's values to make decisions about medical care. This method is to help physicians make proper diagnosis, devise best testing plan, choose best treatment and methods of disease prevention, as well as develop guidelines for large groups of patients with the same disease. (from JAMA 296 (9), 2006)Acute Disease: Disease having a short and relatively severe course.Referral and Consultation: The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.Biopsy: Removal and pathologic examination of specimens in the form of small pieces of tissue from the living body.United StatesDisease Progression: The worsening of a disease over time. This concept is most often used for chronic and incurable diseases where the stage of the disease is an important determinant of therapy and prognosis.Breast Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the human BREAST.Patient Care Planning: Usually a written medical and nursing care program designed for a particular patient.Chi-Square Distribution: A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.Multivariate Analysis: A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Chronic Disease: Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)Neoplasm Recurrence, Local: The local recurrence of a neoplasm following treatment. It arises from microscopic cells of the original neoplasm that have escaped therapeutic intervention and later become clinically visible at the original site.Unnecessary Procedures: Diagnostic, therapeutic, and investigative procedures prescribed and performed by health professionals, the results of which do not justify the benefits or hazards and costs to the patient.Risk Management: The process of minimizing risk to an organization by developing systems to identify and analyze potential hazards to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences, and by attempting to handle events and incidents which do occur in such a manner that their effect and cost are minimized. Effective risk management has its greatest benefits in application to insurance in order to avert or minimize financial liability. (From Slee & Slee: Health care terms, 2d ed)Medical Records: Recording of pertinent information concerning patient's illness or illnesses.Outcome Assessment (Health Care): Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).Patient Selection: Criteria and standards used for the determination of the appropriateness of the inclusion of patients with specific conditions in proposed treatment plans and the criteria used for the inclusion of subjects in various clinical trials and other research protocols.Anti-Bacterial Agents: Substances that reduce the growth or reproduction of BACTERIA.EnglandTumor Markers, Biological: Molecular products metabolized and secreted by neoplastic tissue and characterized biochemically in cells or body fluids. They are indicators of tumor stage and grade as well as useful for monitoring responses to treatment and predicting recurrence. Many chemical groups are represented including hormones, antigens, amino and nucleic acids, enzymes, polyamines, and specific cell membrane proteins and lipids.Kaplan-Meier Estimate: A nonparametric method of compiling LIFE TABLES or survival tables. It combines calculated probabilities of survival and estimates to allow for observations occurring beyond a measurement threshold, which are assumed to occur randomly. Time intervals are defined as ending each time an event occurs and are therefore unequal. (From Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1995)Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Guideline Adherence: Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Hospitalization: The confinement of a patient in a hospital.Emergency Service, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.Clinical Protocols: Precise and detailed plans for the study of a medical or biomedical problem and/or plans for a regimen of therapy.Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Comorbidity: The presence of co-existing or additional diseases with reference to an initial diagnosis or with reference to the index condition that is the subject of study. Comorbidity may affect the ability of affected individuals to function and also their survival; it may be used as a prognostic indicator for length of hospital stay, cost factors, and outcome or survival.Great BritainBiopsy, Needle: Removal and examination of tissue obtained through a transdermal needle inserted into the specific region, organ, or tissue being analyzed.Drug Therapy, Combination: Therapy with two or more separate preparations given for a combined effect.HIV Infections: Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).Diagnostic Errors: Incorrect diagnoses after clinical examination or technical diagnostic procedures.Critical Care: Health care provided to a critically ill patient during a medical emergency or crisis.Pain: An unpleasant sensation induced by noxious stimuli which are detected by NERVE ENDINGS of NOCICEPTIVE NEURONS.Primary Health Care: Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)Early Diagnosis: Methods to determine in patients the nature of a disease or disorder at its early stage of progression. Generally, early diagnosis improves PROGNOSIS and TREATMENT OUTCOME.Pregnancy Outcome: Results of conception and ensuing pregnancy, including LIVE BIRTH; STILLBIRTH; SPONTANEOUS ABORTION; INDUCED ABORTION. The outcome may follow natural or artificial insemination or any of the various ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNIQUES, such as EMBRYO TRANSFER or FERTILIZATION IN VITRO.Neoplasms: New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.Monitoring, Physiologic: The continuous measurement of physiological processes, blood pressure, heart rate, renal output, reflexes, respiration, etc., in a patient or experimental animal; includes pharmacologic monitoring, the measurement of administered drugs or their metabolites in the blood, tissues, or urine.Clinical Trials as Topic: Works about pre-planned studies of the safety, efficacy, or optimum dosage schedule (if appropriate) of one or more diagnostic, therapeutic, or prophylactic drugs, devices, or techniques selected according to predetermined criteria of eligibility and observed for predefined evidence of favorable and unfavorable effects. This concept includes clinical trials conducted both in the U.S. and in other countries.Genetic Testing: Detection of a MUTATION; GENOTYPE; KARYOTYPE; or specific ALLELES associated with genetic traits, heritable diseases, or predisposition to a disease, or that may lead to the disease in descendants. It includes prenatal genetic testing.Biological Markers: Measurable and quantifiable biological parameters (e.g., specific enzyme concentration, specific hormone concentration, specific gene phenotype distribution in a population, presence of biological substances) which serve as indices for health- and physiology-related assessments, such as disease risk, psychiatric disorders, environmental exposure and its effects, disease diagnosis, metabolic processes, substance abuse, pregnancy, cell line development, epidemiologic studies, etc.Laparotomy: Incision into the side of the abdomen between the ribs and pelvis.Age Distribution: The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Sex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.Disease-Free Survival: Period after successful treatment in which there is no appearance of the symptoms or effects of the disease.Drug Monitoring: The process of observing, recording, or detecting the effects of a chemical substance administered to an individual therapeutically or diagnostically.Algorithms: A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.Clinical Competence: The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.Intensive Care: Advanced and highly specialized care provided to medical or surgical patients whose conditions are life-threatening and require comprehensive care and constant monitoring. It is usually administered in specially equipped units of a health care facility.BrazilReoperation: A repeat operation for the same condition in the same patient due to disease progression or recurrence, or as followup to failed previous surgery.Hospitals, Federal: Hospitals controlled by agencies and departments of the U.S. federal government.Positron-Emission Tomography: An imaging technique using compounds labelled with short-lived positron-emitting radionuclides (such as carbon-11, nitrogen-13, oxygen-15 and fluorine-18) to measure cell metabolism. It has been useful in study of soft tissues such as CANCER; CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM; and brain. SINGLE-PHOTON EMISSION-COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY is closely related to positron emission tomography, but uses isotopes with longer half-lives and resolution is lower.Anticoagulants: Agents that prevent clotting.Patient Care Team: Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.Case-Control Studies: Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.Proportional Hazards Models: Statistical models used in survival analysis that assert that the effect of the study factors on the hazard rate in the study population is multiplicative and does not change over time.France: A country in western Europe bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel, the Mediterranean Sea, and the countries of Belgium, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the principalities of Andorra and Monaco, and by the duchy of Luxembourg. Its capital is Paris.Family Practice: A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.Antineoplastic Agents: Substances that inhibit or prevent the proliferation of NEOPLASMS.Statistics, Nonparametric: A class of statistical methods applicable to a large set of probability distributions used to test for correlation, location, independence, etc. In most nonparametric statistical tests, the original scores or observations are replaced by another variable containing less information. An important class of nonparametric tests employs the ordinal properties of the data. Another class of tests uses information about whether an observation is above or below some fixed value such as the median, and a third class is based on the frequency of the occurrence of runs in the data. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1284; Corsini, Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1987, p764-5)Radiopharmaceuticals: Compounds that are used in medicine as sources of radiation for radiotherapy and for diagnostic purposes. They have numerous uses in research and industry. (Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1161)Adrenal Cortex HormonesPreoperative Care: Care given during the period prior to undergoing surgery when psychological and physical preparations are made according to the special needs of the individual patient. This period spans the time between admission to the hospital to the time the surgery begins. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)Hospitals, University: Hospitals maintained by a university for the teaching of medical students, postgraduate training programs, and clinical research.Polymerase Chain Reaction: In vitro method for producing large amounts of specific DNA or RNA fragments of defined length and sequence from small amounts of short oligonucleotide flanking sequences (primers). The essential steps include thermal denaturation of the double-stranded target molecules, annealing of the primers to their complementary sequences, and extension of the annealed primers by enzymatic synthesis with DNA polymerase. The reaction is efficient, specific, and extremely sensitive. Uses for the reaction include disease diagnosis, detection of difficult-to-isolate pathogens, mutation analysis, genetic testing, DNA sequencing, and analyzing evolutionary relationships.Health Care Costs: The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.Registries: The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.ItalyQuality of Life: A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.Bacteremia: The presence of viable bacteria circulating in the blood. Fever, chills, tachycardia, and tachypnea are common acute manifestations of bacteremia. The majority of cases are seen in already hospitalized patients, most of whom have underlying diseases or procedures which render their bloodstreams susceptible to invasion.Lung Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the LUNG.ROC Curve: A graphic means for assessing the ability of a screening test to discriminate between healthy and diseased persons; may also be used in other studies, e.g., distinguishing stimuli responses as to a faint stimuli or nonstimuli.Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic: Works about clinical trials that involve at least one test treatment and one control treatment, concurrent enrollment and follow-up of the test- and control-treated groups, and in which the treatments to be administered are selected by a random process, such as the use of a random-numbers table.ScotlandDiagnostic Imaging: Any visual display of structural or functional patterns of organs or tissues for diagnostic evaluation. It includes measuring physiologic and metabolic responses to physical and chemical stimuli, as well as ultramicroscopy.Mutation: Any detectable and heritable change in the genetic material that causes a change in the GENOTYPE and which is transmitted to daughter cells and to succeeding generations.Information Management: Management of the acquisition, organization, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of information. (From Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors, 1994)Hospitals, Teaching: Hospitals engaged in educational and research programs, as well as providing medical care to the patients.Critical Pathways: Schedules of medical and nursing procedures, including diagnostic tests, medications, and consultations designed to effect an efficient, coordinated program of treatment. (From Mosby's Medical, Nursing & Allied Health Dictionary, 4th ed)Fluorodeoxyglucose F18: The compound is given by intravenous injection to do POSITRON-EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY for the assessment of cerebral and myocardial glucose metabolism in various physiological or pathological states including stroke and myocardial ischemia. It is also employed for the detection of malignant tumors including those of the brain, liver, and thyroid gland. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1162)Pain Measurement: Scales, questionnaires, tests, and other methods used to assess pain severity and duration in patients or experimental animals to aid in diagnosis, therapy, and physiological studies.Hong Kong: The former British crown colony located off the southeast coast of China, comprised of Hong Kong Island, Kowloon Peninsula, and New Territories. The three sites were ceded to the British by the Chinese respectively in 1841, 1860, and 1898. Hong Kong reverted to China in July 1997. The name represents the Cantonese pronunciation of the Chinese xianggang, fragrant port, from xiang, perfume and gang, port or harbor, with reference to its currents sweetened by fresh water from a river west of it.EuropeTertiary Care Centers: A medical facility which provides a high degree of subspecialty expertise for patients from centers where they received SECONDARY CARE.Genotype: The genetic constitution of the individual, comprising the ALLELES present at each GENETIC LOCUS.IndiaThyroid Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the THYROID GLAND.Societies, Medical: Societies whose membership is limited to physicians.Anti-HIV Agents: Agents used to treat AIDS and/or stop the spread of the HIV infection. These do not include drugs used to treat symptoms or opportunistic infections associated with AIDS.Odds Ratio: The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.SwitzerlandPatient Admission: The process of accepting patients. The concept includes patients accepted for medical and nursing care in a hospital or other health care institution.Decision Making: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.Syndrome: A characteristic symptom complex.Patient Education as Topic: The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.Physical Examination: Systematic and thorough inspection of the patient for physical signs of disease or abnormality.Pregnancy Complications: Conditions or pathological processes associated with pregnancy. They can occur during or after pregnancy, and range from minor discomforts to serious diseases that require medical interventions. They include diseases in pregnant females, and pregnancies in females with diseases.Ultrasonography, Prenatal: The visualization of tissues during pregnancy through recording of the echoes of ultrasonic waves directed into the body. The procedure may be applied with reference to the mother or the fetus and with reference to organs or the detection of maternal or fetal disease.Diagnostic Tests, Routine: Diagnostic procedures, such as laboratory tests and x-rays, routinely performed on all individuals or specified categories of individuals in a specified situation, e.g., patients being admitted to the hospital. These include routine tests administered to neonates.Incidental Findings: Unanticipated information discovered in the course of testing or medical care. Used in discussions of information that may have social or psychological consequences, such as when it is learned that a child's biological father is someone other than the putative father, or that a person tested for one disease or disorder has, or is at risk for, something else.Immunohistochemistry: Histochemical localization of immunoreactive substances using labeled antibodies as reagents.Gestational Age: The age of the conceptus, beginning from the time of FERTILIZATION. In clinical obstetrics, the gestational age is often estimated as the time from the last day of the last MENSTRUATION which is about 2 weeks before OVULATION and fertilization.Lymphatic Metastasis: Transfer of a neoplasm from its primary site to lymph nodes or to distant parts of the body by way of the lymphatic system.Immunosuppressive Agents: Agents that suppress immune function by one of several mechanisms of action. Classical cytotoxic immunosuppressants act by inhibiting DNA synthesis. Others may act through activation of T-CELLS or by inhibiting the activation of HELPER CELLS. While immunosuppression has been brought about in the past primarily to prevent rejection of transplanted organs, new applications involving mediation of the effects of INTERLEUKINS and other CYTOKINES are emerging.Feasibility Studies: Studies to determine the advantages or disadvantages, practicability, or capability of accomplishing a projected plan, study, or project.Decision Trees: A graphic device used in decision analysis, series of decision options are represented as branches (hierarchical).Adenocarcinoma: A malignant epithelial tumor with a glandular organization.Dental Pulp Necrosis: Death of pulp tissue with or without bacterial invasion. When the necrosis is due to ischemia with superimposed bacterial infection, it is referred to as pulp gangrene. When the necrosis is non-bacterial in origin, it is called pulp mummification.Airway Management: Evaluation, planning, and use of a range of procedures and airway devices for the maintenance or restoration of a patient's ventilation.Regression Analysis: Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.Emergencies: Situations or conditions requiring immediate intervention to avoid serious adverse results.Pilot Projects: Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.Critical Illness: A disease or state in which death is possible or imminent.China: A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.Decision Support Techniques: Mathematical or statistical procedures used as aids in making a decision. They are frequently used in medical decision-making.Ovarian Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the OVARY. These neoplasms can be benign or malignant. They are classified according to the tissue of origin, such as the surface EPITHELIUM, the stromal endocrine cells, and the totipotent GERM CELLS.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Costs and Cost Analysis: Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.Antiviral Agents: Agents used in the prophylaxis or therapy of VIRUS DISEASES. Some of the ways they may act include preventing viral replication by inhibiting viral DNA polymerase; binding to specific cell-surface receptors and inhibiting viral penetration or uncoating; inhibiting viral protein synthesis; or blocking late stages of virus assembly.Guidelines as Topic: A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.Intraoperative Complications: Complications that affect patients during surgery. They may or may not be associated with the disease for which the surgery is done, or within the same surgical procedure.Liver Transplantation: The transference of a part of or an entire liver from one human or animal to another.Neoplasm Metastasis: The transfer of a neoplasm from one organ or part of the body to another remote from the primary site.Quality Assurance, Health Care: Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.Bone Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer located in bone tissue or specific BONES.Incisor: Any of the eight frontal teeth (four maxillary and four mandibular) having a sharp incisal edge for cutting food and a single root, which occurs in man both as a deciduous and a permanent tooth. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p820)Carcinoma, Squamous Cell: A carcinoma derived from stratified SQUAMOUS EPITHELIAL CELLS. It may also occur in sites where glandular or columnar epithelium is normally present. (From Stedman, 25th ed)Testicular Diseases: Pathological processes of the TESTIS.Benchmarking: Method of measuring performance against established standards of best practice.Carcinoma: A malignant neoplasm made up of epithelial cells tending to infiltrate the surrounding tissues and give rise to metastases. It is a histological type of neoplasm but is often wrongly used as a synonym for "cancer." (From Dorland, 27th ed)Multimodal Imaging: The use of combination of imaging techniques or platforms (e.g., MRI SCAN and PET SCAN) encompassing aspects of anatomical, functional, or molecular imaging methods.Laparoscopy: A procedure in which a laparoscope (LAPAROSCOPES) is inserted through a small incision near the navel to examine the abdominal and pelvic organs in the PERITONEAL CAVITY. If appropriate, biopsy or surgery can be performed during laparoscopy.Liver Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the LIVER.Ultrasonography: The visualization of deep structures of the body by recording the reflections or echoes of ultrasonic pulses directed into the tissues. Use of ultrasound for imaging or diagnostic purposes employs frequencies ranging from 1.6 to 10 megahertz.Australia: The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.Risk: The probability that an event will occur. It encompasses a variety of measures of the probability of a generally unfavorable outcome.Drainage: The removal of fluids or discharges from the body, such as from a wound, sore, or cavity.Point-of-Care Systems: Laboratory and other services provided to patients at the bedside. These include diagnostic and laboratory testing using automated information entry.Genetic Counseling: An educational process that provides information and advice to individuals or families about a genetic condition that may affect them. The purpose is to help individuals make informed decisions about marriage, reproduction, and other health management issues based on information about the genetic disease, the available diagnostic tests, and management programs. Psychosocial support is usually offered.Mass Screening: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.Brain Neoplasms: Neoplasms of the intracranial components of the central nervous system, including the cerebral hemispheres, basal ganglia, hypothalamus, thalamus, brain stem, and cerebellum. Brain neoplasms are subdivided into primary (originating from brain tissue) and secondary (i.e., metastatic) forms. Primary neoplasms are subdivided into benign and malignant forms. In general, brain tumors may also be classified by age of onset, histologic type, or presenting location in the brain.Fever: An abnormal elevation of body temperature, usually as a result of a pathologic process.Observer Variation: The failure by the observer to measure or identify a phenomenon accurately, which results in an error. Sources for this may be due to the observer's missing an abnormality, or to faulty technique resulting in incorrect test measurement, or to misinterpretation of the data. Two varieties are inter-observer variation (the amount observers vary from one another when reporting on the same material) and intra-observer variation (the amount one observer varies between observations when reporting more than once on the same material).Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols: The use of two or more chemicals simultaneously or sequentially in the drug therapy of neoplasms. The drugs need not be in the same dosage form.Thyroidectomy: Surgical removal of the thyroid gland. (Dorland, 28th ed)Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Drug Administration Schedule: Time schedule for administration of a drug in order to achieve optimum effectiveness and convenience.Clinical Laboratory Techniques: Techniques used to carry out clinical investigative procedures in the diagnosis and therapy of disease.Asthma: A form of bronchial disorder with three distinct components: airway hyper-responsiveness (RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY), airway INFLAMMATION, and intermittent AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION. It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).Dog Diseases: Diseases of the domestic dog (Canis familiaris). This term does not include diseases of wild dogs, WOLVES; FOXES; and other Canidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.Drug Overdose: Accidental or deliberate use of a medication or street drug in excess of normal dosage.Research Design: A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.Respiration, Artificial: Any method of artificial breathing that employs mechanical or non-mechanical means to force the air into and out of the lungs. Artificial respiration or ventilation is used in individuals who have stopped breathing or have RESPIRATORY INSUFFICIENCY to increase their intake of oxygen (O2) and excretion of carbon dioxide (CO2).Prostatic Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the PROSTATE.Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.Diabetes Mellitus: A heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by HYPERGLYCEMIA and GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE.Longitudinal Studies: Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.Hospital Mortality: A vital statistic measuring or recording the rate of death from any cause in hospitalized populations.Colorectal Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the COLON or the RECTUM or both. Risk factors for colorectal cancer include chronic ULCERATIVE COLITIS; FAMILIAL POLYPOSIS COLI; exposure to ASBESTOS; and irradiation of the CERVIX UTERI.Nigeria: A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.Root Canal Therapy: A treatment modality in endodontics concerned with the therapy of diseases of the dental pulp. For preparatory procedures, ROOT CANAL PREPARATION is available.Uterine Cervical Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the UTERINE CERVIX.
Anaplastic thyroid cancer
Some recent studies have indicated that EBRT may be promising, though the number of patients studies has been small. Clinical ... confound retrospective studies. Variability also exists between treatment and non-treatment groups in the use of radio-iodine ... Radioactive iodine is typically ineffective in the management of ATC as it is not an iodine-avid cancer. Imbalances in age, sex ... are however being under investigation in vitro and in human clinical studies. Based on encouraging Phase I and II clinical ...
Nevertheless, a retrospective study on 1054 patients with anaplastic oligodendroglioma, presented during the 2009 ASCO Annual ... November 2005). "Oligodendroglioma: clinical study and survival analysis correlated with chromosomal anomalies". Neurosurg ... 1 April 2001). "Molecular subtypes of anaplastic oligodendroglioma: implications for patient management at diagnosis". Clin. ... Westergaard's study (1997) showed that patients younger than 20 years had a median survival of 17.5 years. Another study shows ...
"Management of Dental Patients Taking Anticoagulants or Antiplatelet Drugs" (PDF). Scottish Dental Clinical Effectiveness ... population based retrospective cohort study". BMJ. 350: h1585. doi:10.1136/bmj.h1585. ISSN 1756-1833. PMC 4413867. PMID ... Further clinical prospective studies on NOACs are required to investigate the bleeding risk and haemostasis associated to ... In a meta-analysis studying the effects of warfarin use in patients with end stage renal disease and atrial fibrillation, there ...
Retrospective studies of patients with TM treated with IV steroids followed by PLEX showed a positive outcome. It also has been ... Since each case is different, the following are possible treatments that patients might receive in the management of myelitis. ... The decision to offer continued steroids or add a new treatment is often based on the clinical course and MRI appearance at the ... Adult patients often report pain in the back, extremities, or abdomen. Patients also present increased urinary urgency, bowel ...
Michael Kaplan (biologist)
A Retrospective Study Journal of Pain. Kaplan, Michael S, Pain Medicine & Management Just the Facts "Rehabilitation Evaluation ... Michael S. Kaplan (born January 3, 1952) is an American biology researcher, medical professor, and clinical physician. A ... "Pain Relief and Weight Loss in Patients Treated with Zonisamide" "The Abbreviated History and Development of Acupuncture and ... Although they were able to demonstrate this in repeatable studies in primate cortex, most researchers at the time did not ...
"The three-pillar matrix of patient blood management--an overview". Best Practice & Research. Clinical Anaesthesiology. 27 (1): ... Published in 2017, a retrospective observational study in four major adult tertiary-care hospitals concluded that ... "Patient Blood Management". www.blood.gov.au. Retrieved 22 August 2018.. *^ "Patient Blood Management". JPAC. Retrieved 22 ... Improved management of blood components, leading to decreased wastage. References. *^ a b "Patient Blood Management" ...
A retrospective study of 248 patients". J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 17 (2): 167-70. doi:10.1046/j.1468-3083.2003.00535.x. ... A 2008 meta-study of the literature around management of BCCs suggested that excision is a good treatment for primary tumors. ... Nagore E, Grau C, Molinero J, Fortea JM (March 2003). "Positive margins in basal cell carcinoma: relationship to clinical ... The 2008 study found MMS to be a good option for both primary and high-risk recurrent BCCs. Cryosurgery is an old modality for ...
A retrospective study on 32000 onchohematological hospitalized patients showed no chances of fungal sepsis with Saccharomyces ... Malgoire JY; Bertout S; Renaud F; Bastide JM; Mallié M (2005). "Typing of Saccharomyces cerevisiae clinical strains by using ... April 2014). "Use of probiotics for management of acute gastroenteritis: a position paper by the ESPGHAN Working Group for ... to the best of the recent evidences in immunocompetent patients. In HIV-1-infected patients the therapy with Sb resulted to be ...
"A retrospective study of narrowband-UVB phototherapy for treatment of vitiligo in Malaysian patients". Med. J. Malaysia. 65 (4 ... Westrin, Åsa; Lam, Raymond W. (October 2007). "Seasonal Affective Disorder: A Clinical Update". Annals of Clinical Psychiatry. ... In the management of circadian rhythm disorders such as delayed sleep phase disorder (DSPD), the timing of light exposure is ... Patients with porphyria should avoid most forms of light therapy. Patients on certain drugs such as methotrexate or chloroquine ...
Bile acid malabsorption
... a retrospective chart review and patient questionnaire". Clinical therapeutics. 31 (11): 2549-58. doi:10.1016/j.clinthera. ... Colesevelam is a tablet and some patients tolerate this more easily. A proof of concept study of the farnesoid X receptor ... the management of chronic diarrhoea due to bile acid malabsorption". Aliment. Pharmacol. Ther. 39 (9): 923-39. doi:10.1111/apt. ... A clinical validation involving 94 healthy volunteers, 60 patients with IBS-D and 28 patients with IBS with constipation (IBS-C ...
A Prospective and Retrospective Study. Lancet, 2:115 17;1974. Armenian HK, Lilienfeld AM, Diamond EL, Bross IDJ: Epidemiologic ... Predictors of Cause-Specific Hospital Readmissions in Patients with Congestive Heart Failure. Clinical Cardiology, 26, 411-418 ... Manual of Epidemiology for District Health Management Edited by J.P. Vaughan and R.H. Morrow, World Health Organization, Geneva ... Familial aggregation of fainting in a case-control study of neurally mediated hypotension patients who present with unexplained ...
Recently published a retrospective study (Saleh SS. et al., 2013) comparing the efficacy and safety of atosiban and nifedipine ... Sanu O, Lamont RF (2010). "Critical appraisal and clinical utility of atosiban in the management of preterm labor". Ther Clin ... Lan, VT; Khang, VN; Nhu, GH; Tuong, HM (Sep 2012). "Atosiban improves implantation and pregnancy rates in patients with ... In a systematic review of atosiban for tocolysis in preterm labour, six clinical studies - two compared atosiban to placebo and ...
Clinical Parameters Do Not Predict Infection in Patients with External Ventricular Drains: A Retrospective Observational Study ... An Audit of Compliance with a Clinical Management Protocol. Critical Care and Resuscitation. 2003; 5: 182-185.. ... Even then, current clinical practices can't predict which patients will be afflicted. In order to predict which populations ... The second group consists of patients that have an implanted intracranial stent. Both groups of patients have a much higher ...
Complex regional pain syndrome
Prognosis is not favourable for cold CRPS patients; longitudinal studies suggest these patients have "poorer clinical pain ... This hypothesis was based on a retrospective analysis of 53 patients with RSD, which showed that 68% of patients and only 37% ... Spinal cord stimulator appears to be an effective therapy in the management of patients with CRPS type I (Level A evidence) and ... There is no randomized study in medical literature that has studied the response with amputation of patients who have failed ...
Check date values in: ,access-date= (help) Cunnane, M (2011). "A retrospective study looking at the incidence of 'stinger' ... "The prevention of injuries of the brachial plexus secondary to malposition of the patient during surgery". Clinical ... http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/tc/physical-therapy-topic-overview[full citation needed] Elias, Ilan. "Recurrent burner ... Testing the patient's ability to perform movements and comparing it to their normal side is a method to assess the degree of ...
Retrospective Studies). 13 (1): 146-51. doi:10.3748/wjg.v13.i1.146. PMID 17206762. Tonutti E, Bizzaro N (2014). "Diagnosis and ... For patients with celiac disease, a lifelong strict gluten-free diet is the only effective treatment to date; for patients ... each characterized by different pathogenesis and clinical history, and, probably, clinical course". Celiac disease (CD) and ... Pelkowski TD, Viera AJ (January 2014). "Celiac disease: diagnosis and management". American Family Physician. 89 (2): 99-105. ...
In a retrospective study on 43 patients, 63% of patients were found to have no growth on follow-up, and the 37% found to have ... In another study, clinical outcomes were compared for 213 patients undergoing surgery vs. 351 patients under watchful ... Transarterial embolization has become a standard preoperative procedure in the preoperative management. If invasion of the ... A retrospective analysis of 140 patients treated from 1967 to 1990". J Neurosurg. 80 (2): 195-201. doi:10.3171/jns.1994.80. ...
177: 4-7. doi:10.1192/bjp.177.1.4. "Substance abuse in first-episode schizophrenic patients: A retrospective study". Clinical ... Mulholland, Ciaran; Cooper, Stephen (1 May 2000). "The symptoms of depression in schizophrenia and its management". Advances in ... A study done over a two-year time period shadowing patients with schizophrenia and monitoring their depression was unable to ... Because of this isolation and studies linking social isolation and depression, it is possible that patients under these stigmas ...
Outline of clinical research
... system Clinical data repository Data clarification form Electronic data capture Good clinical data management practice Patient ... Open-label trial Placebo-controlled studies Prospective cohort study Randomized controlled trial Retrospective cohort study Run ... Case study Case-control study Clinical control group Cohort study Cross-sectional study Crossover study First-in-man study ... Adverse Reaction Surveillance Scheme Clinical monitoring Clinical Trial Management System Good clinical practice Clinical trial ...
In terms of pathophysiology, clinical, physiological and imaging studies point to an involvement of the cerebellum and/or ... Abboud H, Ahmed A, Fernandez HH (December 2011). "Essential tremor: choosing the right management plan for your patient". ... "Severity Stages in Essential Tremor: A Long-Term Retrospective Study Using the Glass Scale". National Center for Biotechnology ... Cohen O, Pullman S, Jurewicz E, Watner D, Louis ED (2003). "Rest tremor in essential tremor patients: Prevalence, clinical ...
... faulted by the FDA for not revealing during testimony the existence of a commissioned retrospective study of 67,000 patients, ... Trasylol use to those situations in which the clinical benefit of reduced blood loss is necessary to medical management and ... A study performed in cardiac surgery patients reported in 2006 showed that there was indeed a risk of acute renal failure, ... The study concluded aprotinin carried greater risks. The FDA was alerted to the study by one of the researchers involved. ...
... a retrospective study of 24 cases". European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology. 265 (6): 675-680. doi:10.1007/s00405-007-0533-4 ... Laryngopharyngeal reflux treatment primarily involves behavioural management and medication. Behavioural management involves ... In patients who have a compromised immune system, other viruses such as herpes, HIV and coxsackievirus may also be potential ... Ferri, Fred F. (2016). Ferri's Clinical Advisor 2017: 5 Books in 1. Elsevier Health Sciences. p. 709. ISBN 9780323448383. ...
July 2008). "Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation for Myeloid Sarcoma: A Retrospective Study From the SFGM-TC". J ... Patients treated for acute leukemia who relapse with an isolated chloroma are typically treated with systemic therapy for ... December 2006). "PET-imaging as a useful tool for early detection of the relapse site in the management of primary myeloid ... June 2017). "Clinical characteristics, molecular profile and outcomes of myeloid sarcoma: a single institution experience over ...
Plasma cell dyscrasia
They are less likely than multiple myeloma patients to have lytic bone lesions. In several studies of patients with either form ... Dupuis MM, Tuchman SA (2016). "Non-secretory multiple myeloma: from biology to clinical management". OncoTargets and Therapy. 9 ... a retrospective cohort study". The Lancet. Haematology. 1 (1): e28-e36. doi:10.1016/S2352-3026(14)70001-8. PMC 4266993 . PMID ... In another study, MGUS patients with none, 1, or 2 of the following risk factors, >95% of bone marrow plasma cells that are ...
In a retrospective Canadian study of 174 children with trisomy 13, median survival time was 12.5 days. One and ten year ... Medical management of children with Trisomy 13 is planned on a case-by-case basis and depends on the individual circumstances ... Diagnosis is usually based on clinical findings, although fetal chromosome testing will show trisomy 13. While many of the ... of the patient. Treatment of Patau syndrome focuses on the particular physical problems with which each child is born. Many ...
The study focused on three chemotherapy regimens that were not supported by evidence from prior clinical studies or clinical ... Clinical guidelines for disease management have a demonstrated benefit when accessible within the electronic record during the ... A retrospective study of medical records]". Ugeskrift for Læger (in Danish). 163 (39): 5370-8. PMID 11590953. World Alliance ... A study of 2,600 patients at two hospitals determined that between 26-60% of patients could not understand medication ...
Early investigator-initiated uncontrolled clinical studies with small patient groups have demonstrated short-term weight loss ... Effective weight loss management with endoscopic gastric plication using StomaphyX device: is it achievable? Surgery for ... a retrospective analysis. Surgical Endoscopy. 2013;27(9):3417-3420. doi:10.1007/s00464-013-2905-8. PMID 23519492. Ong'uti SK, ... For example, a study of 27 patients found most achieved weight loss during the first six months after the procedure. However, a ...
"has demonstrated expertise in the diagnosis and management of clinical conditions that occur during sleep, that disturb sleep, ... "A retrospective outcome study and review of hypnosis as treatment of adults with sleepwalking and sleep terror". Journal of ... This hinders the patients' ability to perform well, and patients have to deal with this for the rest of their lives. ... Arnulf, Isabelle; Rico, Thomas; Mignot, Emmanuel (2012). "Diagnosis, Disease Course, and Management of Patients with Kleine- ...
Annals of Surgery, 2008) show that the age of the patient is not an absolute clinical factor affecting prognosis. The influence ... Furthermore, it has been observed in many retrospective longitudinal studies that corticosteroid treatment does not prolong ... Management (10th ed.). Elsevier Health Sciences. pp. 1055-77. ISBN 978-1-4557-4989-8. McKiernan, Patrick J; Baker, Alastair J; ... In an Egyptian study, abnormally high levels of aflatoxin B1 and to a lesser extent aflatoxin B2 was found in liver tissue and ...
I. Sagittal synostosis: its genetics and associated clinical findings in 214 patients who lacked involvement of the coronal ... Retrospective analysis has given an indication that the use of total cranial vault remodelling provides children with a better ... Ghali GE, Sinn DP, Tantipasawasin S (March 2002). "Management of nonsyndromic craniosynostosis". Atlas of the Oral and ... Lajeunie E, Le Merrer M, Bonaïti-Pellie C, Marchac D, Renier D (March 1996). "Genetic study of scaphocephaly". American Journal ...
Type 2 diabetes
... a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies". Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 89 (3): 309-19. doi:10.1016/j.diabres. ... "Management of hyperglycaemia in type 2 diabetes, 2015: a patient-centred approach. Update to a position statement of the ... a meta-analysis of retrospective cohort studies". Chinese Medical Journal. 125 (23): 4301-6. PMID 23217404.. ... Management. Further information: Diabetes management. Management of type 2 diabetes focuses on lifestyle interventions, ...
... retrospective analysis of 25 patients". Arch Neurol. 65 (11): 1443-1448. doi:10.1001/archneur.65.11.noc80069. PMID 18779415. ... Based on its safety and effectiveness in clinical trials, rituximab was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ... Rituximab is being used off-label in the management of kidney transplant recipients. This drug may have some utility in ... For CNS diseases, rituximab could be administered intrathecally and this possibility is under study. ...
Abortion - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In a 1979 study of 2,299 patients, 97% reported having some amount of pain. Patients rated the pain as being less than earache ... Evidence-based Clinical Guideline Number 7. Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. p. 43. ISBN 1-904752-06-3. OCLC ... "Beef cattle and Beef production: Management and Husbandry of Beef Cattle", Encyclopaedia of New Zealand (1966). ... "Parity is a major determinant of success rate in medical abortion: a retrospective analysis of 3161 consecutive cases of early ...
... retrospective analysis of 25 patients". Arch Neurol. 65 (11): 1443-1448. doi:10.1001/archneur.65.11.noc80069. PMID 18779415. ... Based on its safety and effectiveness in clinical trials, rituximab was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ... Kriston, Levente (2009). "Challenges in Reporting Meta-analyses of Diagnostic Accuracy Studies". Annals of Internal Medicine. ... Rituximab is being used off-label in the management of kidney transplant recipients. This drug may have some utility in ...
... a retrospective, matched cohort study". Br J Clin Pharmacol. doi:10.1111/bcp.13152. PMID 27735065.. ... and Clinical Management. Cambridge University Press. pp. 476-. ISBN 978-1-139-48080-2.. ... "Ketoconazole high dose in management of hormonally pretreated patients with progressive metastatic prostate cancer. Dutch South ... Study of the specificity". Journal of Steroid Biochemistry. 7 (5): 335-343. doi:10.1016/0022-4731(76)90092-3. ISSN 0022-4731.. ...
... a retrospective clinical study". Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics. 112 (6): e75-80 ... Management. The management depends on the type of injury involved and whether it is a baby or an adult tooth. If teeth ... in a glass of milk or a container with the patient's saliva or in the patient's cheek (keeping it between the teeth and the ... A retrospective study in a dental trauma department". Journal of Clinical and Experimental Dentistry. 8 (4): e429-e436. doi: ...
Nikibakhsh, Ahmad (Sep 2011). "16". Clinical Management of Complicated Urinary Tract Infection. doi:10.5772/24859. ISBN 978-953 ... A study[clarification needed] of postoperative men showed that on average, 25% had one or more serious complications of the ... If the patient chooses to have the urethra extended to the glans of the neophallus, it is formed by the following steps: *The ... "A Retrospective Evaluation of the Safety and Effectiveness of a Silicone Block Implant for Elective Cosmetic Surgery of the ...
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
... as potentially effective based on a single study in a rodent SOD1 model and then failed in clinical trials in patients who ... Management. There is no cure for ALS. Management focuses on treating symptoms and providing supportive care, with the ... Soccer was identified as a possible risk factor for ALS in a retrospective cohort study of 24,000 Italian soccer players who ... The El Escorial criteria were designed to standardize patient groups for clinical trials but are not as useful in clinical ...
Abortion in the United States
A Retrospective Cohort Study of Efficacy and Safety". Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 33 (2): 337-341. doi:10.7863/ultra. ... "Clinical Guidelines: Induction of fetal demise before abortion" (PDF). Contraception: a publication of Society of Family ... A law requiring doctors to inform patients about alternatives to abortion before performing the procedure. 88%. 86%. 86% ... In such cases, delivery management should be discussed and planned with the parents and all health professionals involved and a ...
No pre-research literature review. Studying the literature of the area under study gives preconceptions about what to find and ... Goulding, C. (2002). Grounded Theory: A Practical Guide for Management, Business and Market Researchers. London: Sage. ... Their collaboration in research on dying hospital patients led them to write Awareness of Dying in 1965. In this research they ... as juxtaposed with purposeful discovery by experiment or retrospective prophecy). ...
Fuccio L, Guido A, Andreyev HJ (2012). "Management of intestinal complications in patients with pelvic radiation disease". Clin ... Newer research approaches are currently being studied, including preclinical and clinical investigations into the use of an ... a retrospective, cohort-based study". The Lancet. Oncology. 18 (2): 202-211. doi:10.1016/S1470-2045(16)30648-9. PMID 27993569. ... The patient receives small skin marks to guide the placement of treatment fields. Patient positioning is crucial at this ...
"has demonstrated expertise in the diagnosis and management of clinical conditions that occur during sleep, that disturb sleep, ... "A retrospective outcome study and review of hypnosis as treatment of adults with sleepwalking and sleep terror". Journal of ... This hinders the patients' ability to perform well, and patients have to deal with this for the rest of their lives. ... Arnulf, Isabelle; Rico, Thomas; Mignot, Emmanuel (2012). "Diagnosis, Disease Course, and Management of Patients with Kleine- ...
... a retrospective study of 109 patients' medical records found that 6.7% of patients experienced an "alerting effect" resulting ... "Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management. 4 (5): 1035-46. doi:10.2147/TCRM.S3343. PMC 2621406. PMID 19209284.. ... Glaxo Smith Klein Clinical Study Register, Study No. LAM40120: Lamotrigine (Lamictal®) Treatment in adults with Attention ... Studies with small numbers of patients (10-15) reported that lamotrigine increases sleep stability (increases the duration of ...
Progressive supranuclear palsy
"Impact of Aspiration Pneumonia on the Clinical Course of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy: A Retrospective Cohort Study". PLOS ... This patient presented with progressive dementia, ataxia and incontinence. A clinical diagnosis of normal pressure ... There is no known cure for PSP and management is primarily supportive. PSP cases are often split into two subgroups, PSP- ... Two studies have suggested that rivastigmine may help with cognitive aspects, but the authors of both studies have suggested a ...
In a retrospective observational cohort study, patients on tranylcypromine undergoing general anesthesia had a lower incidence ... Smith, MS; Muir, H; Hall, R (February 1996). "Perioperative management of drug therapy, clinical considerations". Drugs. 51 (2 ... a retrospective observational cohort study". The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 73 (8): 1103-9. doi:10.4088/JCP.11m07607. PMID ... only one clinical trial in Parkinsonian patients has been conducted, which found some improvement initially and only slight ...
"Specific management of post-chikungunya rheumatic disorders: a retrospective study of 159 cases in Reunion Island from 2006- ... Studies in animals using passive immunotherapy have been effective, and clinical studies using passive immunotherapy in those ... Chronic recurrent polyarthralgia occurs in at least 20% of chikungunya patients one year after infection, whereas such symptoms ... August 2012). "Long-term chikungunya infection clinical manifestations after an outbreak in Italy: a prognostic cohort study". ...
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An open-label study to elucidate the effects of standardized Bacopa monnieri extract in the management of symptoms of attention ... CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES IN THE SPANISH NHS, Clinical Practice Guideline on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD ... a retrospective study, Psychosomatics. märts-aprill 2011 ;52(2):160-6. doi: 10.1016/j.psym.2010.12.016., [2017, veebruar 22] ... Kevin R Krull, Marilyn Augustyn, Mary M Torchia, Patient education: Treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in ...
A Retrospective Cross-Sectional Study of Retraction Notices at BioMed Central". BMJ Open. 6 (11): e012047. doi:10.1136/bmjopen- ... Journal of Clinical Psychology. 64 (7): 821-839. CiteSeerX 10.1.1.487.5198. doi:10.1002/jclp.20492. PMID 18425790. Archived ( ... Even those who do not read scholarly articles benefit indirectly from open access. For example, patients benefit when ... "The Victorious English Language: Hegemonic Practices in the Management Academy". doi:10.1177/1056492612444316.. Cite journal ...
Clinical diagnosis. A diagnosis made on the basis of medical signs and patient-reported symptoms, rather than diagnostic tests ... Treasure, Wilfrid (2011). "Chapter 1: Diagnosis". Diagnosis and Risk Management in Primary Care: words that count, numbers that ... Retrospective diagnosis. The labeling of an illness in a historical figure or specific historical event using modern knowledge ... Diagnosis problems are the dominant cause of medical malpractice payments, accounting for 35% of total payments in a study of ...
Results from specific candidate gene studies have been mixed. For instance, in a study of nicotine use Johnson and colleagues ... "The extent and effects of peer pressure among high school students: A retrospective analysis". Journal of Youth and Adolescence ... "Clinical Psychology Review. 44: 45-59. doi:10.1016/j.cpr.2015.11.002.. ... which correlated with patients' self-reports of in-group trustworthiness. ...
Design of experiments
Cross-sectional study vs. Longitudinal study, Ecological study. *Cohort study *Retrospective. *Prospective ... Systematic clinical trials. This section possibly contains original research. Please improve it by verifying the claims ... Should the client/patient, researcher or even the analyst of the data be blind to conditions? ... and the write-up should state that the study conducted is a replication study that tried to follow the original study as ...
A 15-year retrospective analysis and follow-up evaluation of 105 patients". Clinical Toxicology. 45 (5): 539-42. doi:10.1080/ ... Köppel C (1993). "Clinical symptomatology and management of mushroom poisoning". Toxicon. 31 (12): 1513-40. doi:10.1016/0041- ... "Studies in the Amanitaceae. Retrieved 2007-05-22.. *^ a b Bresinsky A, Besl H (1990). A Colour Atlas of Poisonous Fungi. Wolfe ... 20-year retrospective analysis". Journal of Toxicology: Clinical Toxicology. 40 (6): 715-57. doi:10.1081/CLT-120014646. PMID ...
"Terlipressin in patients with cirrhosis and type 1 hepatorenal syndrome: a retrospective multicenter study". Gastroenterology. ... Clinical pathological and experimental studies". Surg Gynecol Obstet. 55: 570-80.. *^ Hecker R, Sherlock S (December 1956). " ... Ginès P, Cárdenas A, Arroyo V, Rodés J (2004). "Management of cirrhosis and ascites". N. Engl. J. Med. 350 (16): 1646-54. doi: ... Some patients without cirrhosis develop HRS, with an incidence of about 20% seen in one study of ill patients with alcoholic ...
Maria, Nord (2017). Levodopa pharmacokinetics -from stomach to brain A study on patients with Parkinson's disease. Linköping: ... It entered clinical practice in 1967 and brought about a revolution in the management of PD. By the late 1980s deep ... a case-control and retrospective cross-sectional MRI study at 3T". PLOS One. 9 (4): e93814. Bibcode:2014PLoSO...993814S. doi: ... The clinical course of the illness over time may reveal it is not Parkinson's disease, requiring that the clinical presentation ...
A study has shown that patients are 70% more active in the first three days post-surgery compared to open surgery. The reason ... Kustritz, M. (2002). "Early spay-neuter: Clinical considerations". Clinical Techniques in Small Animal Practice. 17 (3): 124-8 ... Medical management can be attempted if the animal's condition allows (for example in the case of an 'open' pyometra where the ... a retrospective analysis of 54 cases". Veterinary Record. 139: 542-6. doi:10.1136/vr.139.22.542.. ...
Prescription drug prices in the United States
These plans prevents price inflation through formulary management, independent clinical review of new products, reference-based ... A Retrospective Cohort Study". Pharmacotherapy. 37 (1): 12-24. doi:10.1002/phar.1802. ISSN 1875-9114. PMC 5243177. PMID ... rather than the number of years the medication extends a patient's life. However, QALY is subjective to each patient and ... "a single clinical trial can cost $100 million at the high end, and the combined cost of manufacturing and clinical testing for ...
Esophageal food bolus obstruction
A retrospective, observational study". Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 53 (2): 193-8. doi:10.1067/mge.2001.112709. PMID 11174291. ... a retrospective analysis of 139 cases". Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology. 40 (9): 784-9. doi:10.1097/01.mcg. ... Patients with esophageal self-expandable metallic stents may present with food boluses lodged within the stent lumen. Rarely ... Chauvin, A; Viala, J; Marteau, P; Hermann, P; Dray, X (Jul 2013). "Management and endoscopic techniques for digestive foreign ...
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- The aim of our survey was to study the management of gastric neuro-endocrine tumours registered in the national cohort. (springer.com)
- The survival rates we reported must be interpreted with caution, because this cohort registered preferentially selected patients eligible for treatment. (springer.com)
- We are thankful to all the members of the two academics networks involved in this cohort: the GTE (group for the study of endocrine tumours) and RENATEN (national network for the treatment of endocrine tumours). (springer.com)
- This retrospective observational cohort study evalu. (bioportfolio.com)
- In that study, the diagnosis was made at autopsy in a cohort of mostly elderly bedridden subjects with neurological disorders and at obvious risk for aspiration. (scielo.br)
- OBJECTIVE--To evaluate the long-term safety profile of treatment with a statin-fibrate combination in a cohort of patients with documented coronary artery disease. (bmj.com)
- DESIGN--Retrospective cohort analytical study. (bmj.com)
- CONCLUSIONS--Statin-fibrate combination treatment for up to 3 years in a cohort of patients with coronary artery disease was not associated with serious disturbances in biochemical markers of muscle or liver function. (bmj.com)
- We report the outcomes of a cohort of patients with oesophageal perforation managed in a single centre. (hkmj.org)
- A retrospective cohort study was conducted using UK clinical practice data. (eur.nl)
- 24 In fact, data from a retrospective cohort study from Wuhan, China demonstrated that nearly 60% of critically ill Covid-19 cases developed sepsis and 20% septic shock, while sepsis and septic shock were present in 100% and 70% of fatal cases, respectively. (dsm.com)
- This was a retrospective cohort study performed at a single tertiary institution, using The Wollongong Hospital (TWH) catheterisation database. (bjcardio.co.uk)
- Portal Vein Thrombosis in Adult Omani Patients: A Retrospective Cohort Study. (thefreelibrary.com)
- This retrospective cohort study was conducted at two tertiary care hospitals in Oman (Royal Hospital and Armed Forces Hospital). (thefreelibrary.com)
- Patients selected from the CARGO II cohort were assigned to either the event (n=36) or control (n=55) group. (cnbc.com)
- Trends in management and outcomes of COPD patients in primary care, 2000-2009: a retrospective cohort study. (ebscohost.com)
- A retrospective cohort study performed at two general out-patient clinics (GOPCs) under Hospital Authority (HA) in Hong Kong (HK). (researchsquare.com)
- The study has been designed to gain insight into the epidemiology, clinical management, outcome and healthcare cost of patients with cUTI, especially in countries with high prevalence of MDR GNB. (bmj.com)
- Adequate preoperative resuscitation, nutritional assessment and correction of malnourishment are of utmost importance for improving outcome of patients. (springer.com)
- The decision rules generated by the DTR model predicted a longer survival time compared to the true observed strategy, which sheds light for improving patient outcome with the aim from computer-assisted algorithm. (nature.com)
- Main outcome measures: Symptoms, serum quantitative human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) levels, management, complications and outcome of patients. (scirp.org)
- and in-hospital outcome of adult Mexican patients with TBM. (atlantis-press.com)
- Despite its high incidence, to our knowledge, the clinical features and outcome of the Mexican adult population with TBM have not been described. (atlantis-press.com)
- The aim of this study is to describe the characteristics at admission and in-hospital outcome of adult Mexican patients with TBM and compare them according to the subtype of diagnosis. (atlantis-press.com)
- treatment and in-hospital outcome of adult patients aged ≥18 years with suspected or confirmed TBM treated from January 2015 to March 2018 at Tijuana General Hospital, a secondary care hospital in the city of Tijuana located in the northwest region of Mexico. (atlantis-press.com)
- Acute gas-producing bacterial renal infection: correlation between imaging findings and clinical outcome. (semanticscholar.org)
- The variation in outcome after surgery and its association with the volume of patients treated by an institution or individual surgeon has been extensively examined over the past 50 years. (bmj.com)
- A retrospective study examining the clinical features, management, and treatment outcome of patients with spinal tuberculosis (TB). (ovid.com)
- To determine the influence of disease severity and treatment modality on outcome of patients with spinal TB. (ovid.com)
- The role of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in follow-up and its relation with clinical outcome is often unclear. (nih.gov)
- This study evaluates the clinical and MRI outcome of abscess-associated PVO under conservative treatment. (nih.gov)
- Outcome of patients with mutation receiving EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor is known to be better across different ethnic populations. (jove.com)
- The aim of the study was to investigate if practical obstetric team training improves the patient outcome and clinical management of PPH. (diva-portal.org)
- Conclusion PROBE improved clinical management but not patient outcome in women with postpartum haemorrhage in the labour ward. (diva-portal.org)
- However, there is still no clear evidence that simulation training improve patient outcome in women with PPH. (diva-portal.org)
- Information about gender, time of presentation, obstetric history of the pregnancies, management and outcome of the injuries. (ispub.com)
- The analysis was done on the basis of time of presentation, sex, age, aetiology, ante natal history of the pregnancies, and mothers' educational background and parity , treatment and outcome of management of the birth injuries. (ispub.com)
- The aim of this single-centre study is to investigate how proficiently AMIs presenting with aVR ST-elevation are recognised, using 'door-to-balloon times' as an outcome measure in patients having primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) or those having elective PCI within 24 hours of acute coronary syndrome (ACS), with significant occlusion. (bjcardio.co.uk)
- Furthermore, a good outcome was significantly less frequent in patients with acute reocclusion than in those without it (16.7% versus 67.5%, P = .028). (ajnr.org)
- Acute reocclusion of treated arteries was common after emergent intracranial angioplasty with or without stent placement in patients with acute stroke with intracranial atherosclerotic stenosis and was associated with a poor outcome. (ajnr.org)
- The primary outcome was the difference in median time from order entry to administration between management groups. (ovid.com)
- The purpose of this retrospective and prospective registry is to assess long term data on efficacy, safety and clinical outcome of Endoscopic Resection within the gastrointestinal tract (1 year). (centerwatch.com)
- The registry will evaluate efficacy, technical feasibility, clinical outcome, safety profile and overall clinical management through medical chart review. (centerwatch.com)
- Their differentiation is important for patient management and clinical outcome, with HCL-V responding poorly to conventional HCL treatments. (medsci.org)
- The impact of intraoperative fluid management on short-term outcome in patients undergoing laparoscopic colon resection. (upenn.edu)
- Female patient managed for her disease at the same setting where final diagnosis of MBC was performed. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Adult patients with a diagnosis of SAPHO seen between 2001 and 2018 at a single tertiary referral center were retrospectively identified. (acrabstracts.org)
- Inclusion criteria: We included patients with the diagnosis of cholelithiasis was laid in pre- and/or during surgery, the patients with cholelithiasis pre and/or intraoperatively associated with cholelithiasis or other associated pathologies. (scirp.org)
- 22,868 patients who had sepsis according to the Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) IV diagnosis group were included. (nature.com)
- Children with RPC and IAPP with clinical and pathological diagnosis of UI were included. (nih.gov)
- We collected data from medical records of patients aged ≥18 years diagnosed with TBM according to the uniform case definition for clinical research who were treated at Tijuana General Hospital between January 2015 and March 2018 and compared them according to the subtype of diagnosis. (atlantis-press.com)
- Pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of opioid-induced constipation. (bioportfolio.com)
- [ 23 ] According to the authors, in patients with acute inflammatory arthritis, elevated synovial fluid TREM-1 levels may help point to a diagnosis of septic arthritis or rheumatoid arthritis. (medscape.com)
- 3 ) reported the cases of four relatively young, healthy patients (41-59 years of age) with persistent bilateral pulmonary infiltrates, who were diagnosed with diffuse bronchiolar disease due to recurrent occult aspiration, the diagnosis being based on the evaluation of surgical lung biopsy specimens. (scielo.br)
- Finally it brings to forefront the vital role of immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis and management of these lesions. (ispub.com)
- Diagnosis and treatment are often delayed due to lack of clinical suspicion and accurate diagnostic tools. (hkmj.org)
- Patients presenting with an incident RA diagnosis were matched 1:4 to non-RA patients based on a propensity score for RA, entry year, CV risk category and treatment received at index date (date of RA diagnosis). (eur.nl)
- Annual blood pressure, lipids and diabetes-related testing were similar in both groups, although CRP and ESR were higher in RA patients at diagnosis and decreased over time. (eur.nl)
- RA patients prescribed antihypertensives increased from 38.2% at diagnosis to 45.7% at 5 years, from 14.0 to 20.6% for lipid-lowering treatments and from 5.1 to 6.4% for antidiabetics. (eur.nl)
- We found that CT scans are used more frequently to aid early diagnosis for patients presenting with abdominal pain. (otago.ac.nz)
- PCV is an important differential diagnosis in patients presenting with serosanginous maculopathy and submacular hemorrhage. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
- A clinical diagnosis of the need for cervical operation or of a tracheal injury was made in 19 patients (86%), whereas three patients had positive diagnostic studies. (ingentaconnect.com)
- All patients admitted between January 2006 to June 2016 with a diagnosis of PVT were identified using the International Statistical Classification of Disease, version 10 (ICD-10) coding system in the hospital medical records. (thefreelibrary.com)
- Only Omani patients, 16 years or older with a radiologically confirmed diagnosis of PVT using either ultrasound, computed tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) were included. (thefreelibrary.com)
- This included demographic data at the time of diagnosis, clinical features, comorbidities, laboratory and radiological investigations, and in-hospital management and outcomes [Table (thefreelibrary.com)
- The wide range of changes in the epidemiology, bacteriology services offered include paediatrics, intert and clinical presentation of IE [ 3-11 ] as nal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, well as major advances in the diagnosis and neurosurgical sciences, and 6 critical care management of this clinical disease [ 1 ]. (who.int)
- 1 , 2 These patients are often macrocephalic, 1 though this is not a prerequisite for the diagnosis. (ajnr.org)
- Materials and Method: For the study group, 711 patients who were admitted to our hos-pital with a diagnosis of COPD between May 2009 and June 2010 were included. (ebscohost.com)
- We identified 74 patients (50 males) with diagnosis of GBM. (ecancer.org)
- This study reports the most complete analysis of epidemiology, clinical management and outcomes of patients with diagnosis of GBM in Chile treated with Stupp regimen. (ecancer.org)
- The median survival for most patients from the time of diagnosis ranges from 12.1 to 14.6 months [ 1 ]. (ecancer.org)
- The presence of regional lymphadenopathy in older patients in whom needle aspiration biopsy reveals characteristic vesicular appearance of the nuclei would support a diagnosis of anaplastic carcinoma. (wikipedia.org)
- However, previous studies failed to consider individualized treatment strategy, and clinical trials typically included patients with sepsis as a homogeneous study population. (nature.com)
- One important limitation of these trials is that they included all sepsis patients without considering between-subject heterogeneity. (nature.com)
- The Journal of Hepatology endorses the policy of the WHO and the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) on the registration of clinical trials. (elsevier.com)
- In terms of clinical research, most clinical trials have been suspended during the pandemic. (nature.com)
- However, in some cases, clinical trials allow access to off-label drugs or combinations which can be highly beneficial. (nature.com)
- Nevertheless, the patients' safety must remain the priority and, similarly to the recommendation for those treated outside clinical trials, outpatient visits must be replaced by e-health assessment whenever possible. (nature.com)
- The designs of the projects comprise the full spectrum from performing retrospective monocentric analyses to leading coordination of randomized multicenter trials. (uni-heidelberg.de)
- Because priapism is rare and usually unpredictable, the literature related to its management is neither voluminous nor rigorous, comprising mostly case reports and small case series rather than controlled trials. (auanet.org)
- While robust evidence for the treatment of Covid-19 patients with IV ascorbic acid is not yet available, several clinical trials are underway. (dsm.com)
- To determine that high quality and appropriate clinical trials and statistical design have been incorporated in the protocol. (uvm.edu)
- Researchers also can use the technology when conducting retrospective studies and doing groundwork for new clinical trials. (information-management.com)
- Sign up for our FREE service to receive email notifications when clinical trials are posted in the medical category of interest to you. (centerwatch.com)
- For the majority of thyroid cancer patients, clinical endpoints are measured over several decades, making most prospective clinical trials difficult, if not impossible. (springer.com)
- Clinical trials for investigational treatments are often considered by healthcare professionals and patients as first-line treatment. (wikipedia.org)
- There are a number of clinical trials for anaplastic thyroid carcinoma underway or being planned. (wikipedia.org)
- This study aimed to evaluate the demographic, clinical features, laboratory data, pathology and other survey in pediatric patients with cryofibrinogenemia. (springermedizin.de)
- The objective of this study was to assess the demographic, clinical, radiological, and histopathological correlates of diffuse aspiration bronchiolitis (DAB), a bronchiolocentric disorder caused by recurrent aspiration. (scielo.br)
- The objective of the current study was to analyze patients with DAB treated at a tertiary referral center, in order to provide a more detailed description of the demographic, clinical, and radiological features, as well as the clinical course, of the disorder. (scielo.br)
- Their demographic and clinical characteristics, aetiology, management strategies, and outcomes were recorded and analysed. (hkmj.org)
- Demographic data, clinical features and results of treatment were analyzed. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
- The aim of this study is to describe the demographic, clinical features and results of treatment in 45 patients with PCV from the Indian subcontinent. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
- De-identified, coded data included: ECG and basic clinical and demographic data including age, gender, family history of cardiovascular disease, smoking status, hypercholesterolaemia, hypertension and diabetes mellitus. (bjcardio.co.uk)
- The distribution of cases was identified for various demographic and clinical factors. (cdc.gov)
- This retrospective study examined demographic risk factors for developing eyelid squamous cell carcinoma (SCC). (aao.org)
- The goal of this study is to investigate cement related complication intra- and postoperative. (egms.de)
- Most clinical studies have failed to find any other benefits to CPM, and the AAOS Surgical Guidelines from 2015 concluded: "The strong evidence indicated that no further research is needed on the routine use of continuous passive motion after total knee arthroplasty, but there are patients who are at significant risk of postoperative stiffness, for whom additional studies are appropriate. (icjr.net)
- This retrospective study of patients undergoing enucleation or ocular evisceration found that prophylactic postoperative antibiotics do not appear to lower the risk of postoperative infection. (aao.org)
- Is Early Enteral Nutrition Better for Postoperative Course in Esophageal Cancer Patients? (mdpi.com)
- Group E received EN within postoperative day 3, and Group L received EN after postoperative day 3. (mdpi.com)
- The clinical factors such as days for first fecal passage, the dose of postoperative albumin infusion, differences of serum albumin value between pre- and postoperation, duration of systematic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS), incidence of postoperative infectious complication, and use of total parenteral nutrition (TPN) were compared between the groups. (mdpi.com)
- These studies have proven the advantages of postoperative early EN as follows: lower incidence of septic complication [ 11 ], reduction of length of hospital stay, diminishing the degree of weight loss [ 15 ]. (mdpi.com)
- Impact of low-pressure pneumoperitoneum and local anesthetic combination on postoperative pain in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (medicana.com.tr)
- The study also analyzes the possible correlation between mechanical failure events and residual postoperative sagittal imbalance. (omicsonline.org)
- Postoperative plumb line analysis showed that only five patients had a balanced postoperative profile. (omicsonline.org)
- This retrospective study evaluates medium and long term adult scoliosis surgical results, by matching clinical outcomes and postoperative balance. (omicsonline.org)
- The National Comprehensive Cancer Network Clinical Practice Guidelines currently recommend that postoperative radiation and chemotherapy be strongly considered. (wikipedia.org)
- Pediatric aggressive fibromatosis: a retrospective analysis of 13 patients and review of the literature," Cancer , vol. 104, no. 5, pp. 1090-1099, 2005. (hindawi.com)
- This study provides a retrospective review of clinical outcomes for a sample of veterans with neck pain within a VHA chiropractic clinic. (chiro.org)
- The aim of this study was to review the effects of radiotherapy, surgery, and other treatment approaches in patients with aggressive vertebral hemangioma. (medscimonit.com)
- Because only existing, deidentified data were used, CDC determined the study to be exempt from human subject regulations and institutional review board review. (cdc.gov)
- Heroin detoxification during pregnancy: A systematic review and retrospective study of the management of heroin addiction in pregnancy. (nih.gov)
- A 12-year retrospective chart review identified eight pediatric patients at Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan. (springermedizin.de)
- This study aims to review the cases of UI in our institution and to summarize their clinical features and management. (nih.gov)
- The current study was approved by the Mayo Clinic Institutional Review Board. (scielo.br)
- This is a multicenter retrospective chart review, where clinical and biochemical data, genetic analysis and the progress of the disease were documented over five years at two centers from 2014 to 2019. (frontiersin.org)
- A retrospective review of patients with RPH after various invasive interventions was conducted at the China National Center for Cardiovascular Diseases. (ingentaconnect.com)
- This document derives from a comprehensive review of the medical literature related to the management of priapism. (auanet.org)
- Review of the case literature suggests that similar neuroleptic sensitivity responses have been noted in other centres but their clinical significance has not been appreciated. (cambridge.org)
- To present the clinical, indocyanine green angiography (ICGA) features and results of treatment for polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV) in Indian patients by a retrospective chart review. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
- The PRMC does not review non-human laboratory studies (such as mouse or cell-line studies). (uvm.edu)
- The PRMC also does not review retrospective chart review studies. (uvm.edu)
- The protocol and supporting documents may be submitted simultaneously to the UVM Institutional Review Board (IRB) for review, but the study cannot be activated until both the IRB and PRMC approve it. (uvm.edu)
- A retrospective chart review was conducted utilizing a multidisciplinary Adult Weight Management Clinic program database (Weight Wise, Alberta Health Services, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada). (sages.org)
- Chart review was performed on all patients who received PCC during these study periods. (ovid.com)
- We conducted a retrospective review of all patients with BESS complicated by subdural hematomas evaluated at a single institution from 1998 to 2004. (ajnr.org)
- We performed a retrospective review of patients younger than 18 months of age evaluated at the Montreal Children's Hospital between 1998 and 2004 who were found to have BESS and concomitant subdural hemorrhage on imaging studies. (ajnr.org)
- Each month, the ONE Editors review leading journals to bring you concise summaries of the most clinically significant studies recently published. (aao.org)
- Review articles (state of the art and clinical practice reviews) are accepted on a limited basis. (wiley.com)
- Pathology was reviewed by the pathology collaborator and retrospective chart review performed for treatment and clinical outcomes. (ecancer.org)
- Expert Review of Clinical Immunology. (uveitis.org)
- The purpose of this study is to evaluate the incidence rate of progression of disease, to describe the diagnostic and clinical management in patients with Metastatic Breast Cancer in the clinical practice in Bulgaria. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- C. Lepage, A.M. Bouvier, J.M. Phelip, C. Hatem, C. Vernet, J. Faivre, Incidence and management of malignant digestive endocrine tumours in a well-defined French population. (springer.com)
- The most frequent aspirin intolerance symptoms in this population and the overall incidence of patient-oriented composite endpoints (POCE). (minervamedica.it)
- The incidence, manifestations and management of RPH were analyzed. (ingentaconnect.com)
- The incidence of primary canaliculitis was 1.4% (31 patients). (mendeley.com)
- 7) The incidence of PVT amongst patients with liver cirrhosis ranges from 0.6% to 64.1%, but EHPVO is the most common cause of PH globally. (thefreelibrary.com)
- This study reports the incidence and clinical outcomes of acute reocclusion of arteries following emergent intracranial angioplasty with or without stent placement for the management of patients with acute stroke with underlying intracranial atherosclerotic stenosis. (ajnr.org)
- Incidence, management and short-term prognosis of status epi. (lww.com)
- No previous study has specifically evaluated the incidence, clinical features, management and prognosis of patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) with status epilepticus (SE). (lww.com)
- Furthermore, a pilot cancer registry study at Chile reported that the age-standardised incidence rate of malignant brain tumour, between 2003 and 2007, was 1.8-4.6 per 100,000 for men and 2-3.6 per 100,000 for women [ 3 ]. (ecancer.org)
- Burkholderia cepacia complex (BCC) is an emerging pathogen of nosocomial infection in chronic or critically ill patients without cystic fibrosis (CF). The objective was to evaluate the management and outcomes of BCC bacteremia in patients without CF. We conducted a retrospective study of non-CF adult patients with BCC bacteremia between January 1997 and December 2016 at 4 tertiary hospitals in South Korea. (unboundmedicine.com)
- Blood bank management was evaluated from November 2014 to November 2015, and pharmacy management was evaluated from December 2015 to July 2016. (ovid.com)
- We conducted an observational retrospective study from 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2016 in four centres, one University and three Community Hospital EDs, in Florence (Italy). (lww.com)
- We describe a single-centre multidisciplinary team experience in managing GBM patients over an 11-year period (Jan 2005 to Dec 2016). (ecancer.org)
- This study was designed to test the effectiveness of a structured counseling and patient navigation intervention for improving follow-up rates at a large public sector medical center. (nih.gov)
- This randomized clinical trial, conducted in Los Angeles 2001-2002, included 204 women with abnormal mammograms referred for follow-up who were then assigned to intervention or usual care. (nih.gov)
- Management of aspirin intolerance in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention. (minervamedica.it)
- The aim of this study was to assess the overall number of patients discharged with mono antiplatelet therapy after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). (minervamedica.it)
- Although 21 patients required surgical intervention, none developed ESRD. (frontiersin.org)
- Surgery could not be done in a patient with a lesion in the third part of the duodenum with liver metastasis, who was a very poor risk patient as far as surgical intervention was concerned. (ispub.com)
- The findings demonstrated that RPH is a rare complication after invasive intervention of cardiovascular diseases with nonspecific clinical manifestations. (ingentaconnect.com)
- This study shows encouraging outcomes can be achieved with appropriate and timely intervention in these patients. (aao.org)
- One particularly promising intervention is IV ascorbic acid administration in critically ill patients with Covid-19. (dsm.com)
- While patients presenting with ST-elevation in lead aVR may have a delayed time to intervention, the present study does not suggest the use of aVR elevation as an indication for urgent angiography. (bjcardio.co.uk)
- Moreover, endoscopic resection can be available to patients who are ineligible for surgery or who have refused more aggressive surgical intervention. (centerwatch.com)
- For both measures, 36 (67%) patients met or exceeded the minimum clinically important difference. (chiro.org)
- Mean chiropractic clinical outcomes were both statistically significant and clinically meaningful for this sample of veterans presenting with neck pain. (chiro.org)
- Despite the levels of service-connected disability and comorbidity among this sample of veteran patients seeking care for neck pain, mean clinical outcomes were considered to be both statistically significant and clinically meaningful. (chiro.org)
- At one-year follow-up, 18 (25.7%) patients suffered a new clinically relevant adverse event, 5 (7.1%) died, 3 (4.3%) required a target vessel revascularization and 10 (14.3%) patients a target lesion revascularization. (minervamedica.it)
- However, in simulation studies, absolute risk differences between volume groups were clinically negligible for patients with average risk (number needed to treat to harm, low v high volume, 3871, 1963 to 17 118), but were significant in patients with higher risk. (bmj.com)
- The relative risk of death is lower in high volume centres, and although absolute risk differences between volume groups are significant for elderly patients and patients with comorbidity, they are clinically negligible for those at average risk. (bmj.com)
- Urgent need exists to develop novel clinically-translatable therapeutic strategies that can improve on the dismal survival statistics of pancreatic cancer patients. (jove.com)
- PCC use was clinically appropriate for 55% of patients ( n = 12) in the pharmacy group compared with 37% of patients ( n = 16) in the blood bank group ( p = 0.182). (ovid.com)
- 1-6 According to a 446-patient study conducted by the Collaborative Ocular Oncology Group (COOG), the DecisionDx-UM test is clinically and statistically superior to all other prognostic factors in predicting metastatic risk, including clinical and pathologic factors, as well as chromosome 3 testing. (azbio.org)
- 2-6 Two published clinical utility studies have shown clinically significant impact on patient management. (azbio.org)
- The procedures the investigators are evaluating are all clinically indicated and will not be prescribed to someone to participate in this registry study. (centerwatch.com)
- Vinblastine and methotrexate for desmoid fibromatosis in children: results of a Pediatric Oncology Group phase II trial," Journal of Clinical Oncology , vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 501-506, 2007. (hindawi.com)
- Very good results from the study. (chiro.org)
- The primary aim of ACCP 2017 was to bring together experts from all fields of clinical pharmacy to facilitate the discussion and exchange of research ideas and results. (crcpress.com)
- RESULTS: We collected 70 patients, that is 0.3% of the total amount of PCI in the considered period, 25 (35%) of them were women and the remaining 45 (65%) were men. (minervamedica.it)
- Molecular testing was positive in 83% of the cases, yielding significantly higher positive results than other microbiological studies. (atlantis-press.com)
- Cement augmentation of the proximal femur nail showed promising biomechanical und clinical results. (egms.de)
- RESULTS In all, 32 studies were included, with results for 628 patients (mean age 56.6 years, range 33.8-79.9). (semanticscholar.org)
- These studies usually focus on specialist interventions (such as cancer resections or cardiovascular procedures) and the results are often used to argue for the centralisation of surgical services 1 and an increase in the subspecialisation of surgeons. (bmj.com)
- OOKP surgery, which is shown in this clinical video , has shown promising results in patients with end-stage corneal blindness and severe dry eye. (aao.org)
- Results: 2245 patients visited Orbit and Oculoplasty clinic during the study period. (mendeley.com)
- RESULTS: Of the 109 patients, 44 (40%) showed LP on clinical examinations, whereas 65 showed stable disease (SD). (iospress.com)
- Results Forty-three patients received PCC in the blood bank group, and 22 patients received PCC in the pharmacy group. (ovid.com)
- However in most of these studies the control and test knees were present in different patients thus incorporating a large amount of bias in the results. (medworm.com)
- This retrospective study analyzes this hypothesis by matching clinical and radiological results after AS surgical correction in selected cases. (omicsonline.org)
- Based on encouraging Phase I and II clinical trial results with fosbretabulin, a type of drug that selectively destroys tumor blood vessels, a large, multi-national clinical trial is being undertaken to determine whether the drug can extend the survival of patients with ATC. (wikipedia.org)
- Jeurnink SM, Steyrberg EW, Van Hooft JE et al (2010) Surgical gastrojejunostomy or endoscopic stent placement for palliation of malignant gastric outlet obstruction (SUSTENT study): a multicentre randimized trial. (springer.com)
- We therefore performed a 12-month retrospective multicentre population survey on the management of SE in the ED. (lww.com)
- The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- All this information will be used to select sites and investigators for the study, resembling as closely as possible, the real-world situation. (tripdatabase.com)
- Following that observation, investigators hypothesized that AMV might also predict future clinical events 2 . (cnbc.com)
- In this retrospective study, investigators examined the presence of a triangle-shaped tissue resembling a wedge in patients with biopsy-proven lacrimal gland disease. (aao.org)
- and consequently help the investigators identify appropriate treatment techniques and improve clinical management of patients at WCMC-NYPH. (centerwatch.com)
- Population: All 184 patients hospitalized for suspected EP during the period 1.1.2008-31.12.2011. (scirp.org)
- Members of three different health plans in Michigan (1993-1999), Missouri (1996-1998), and Tennessee (1998) were included in the study population. (cdc.gov)
- reported that 1% of COVID-19 patients had a history of cancer, higher than that of the overall Chinese population (0.29%), with lung cancer being the most frequently found. (nature.com)
- The prevalence of gallbladder polyps is reported in the range of 0.3-9.5%, depending on the population studied and on the study design. (highbeam.com)
- As part of this study, the population was also examined for gallbladder polyps [22, (highbeam.com)
- Design Retrospective, national population based study using multilevel modelling and simulation. (bmj.com)
- 1 ] in 1990, is a distinct clinical entity characterized by persistent, recurrent serous leakage and hemorrhage in the macula, and is seen in the elderly population. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
- This study emphasizes EGFR mutation as an important predictive marker for response to oral tyrosine kinase inhibitors in the Indian population. (jove.com)
- This form includes items such as clarity of goals, appropriateness of study design, adequacy of patient population, and relevance to the University of Vermont Cancer Center's goals and importance of study. (uvm.edu)
- Intracranial atherosclerotic stenosis (ICAS) is rapidly becoming a major concern worldwide in patients with stroke because Asian, Hispanic, and African populations, which are prone to ICAS, constitute an overwhelming majority of the population of the world. (ajnr.org)
- While the potential clinical utility of AlloMap score variability to predict clinical events has been noted in previous publications, this is the first study to generate negative and positive predictive values in a patient population," said Dr. Johan Vanhaecke, Professor of Cardiology at the University of Leuven, senior author of the publication. (cnbc.com)
- The first study found that diabetes control, as measured by levels of hemoglobin A1C, worsened among the studied patient population between 2008 and 2011, and the second study suggested that modest improvements in A1C control may lead to substantial cost savings. (bio-medicine.org)
- Therefore, it is necessary to compare the genomic changes between HCL-C and HCL-V by high-resolution studies, especially in Chinese population, the genomic alterations of HCL have rarely be reported. (medsci.org)
- Iatrogenic perforation usually occurs after therapeutic endoscopic procedures such as dilatation, and is the predominant cause of perforation reported in many studies. (hkmj.org)
- 9 11 Endoscopic treatment, including stenting, is becoming an increasingly popular means of treating oesophageal perforation in selected patients, and reportedly has a high technical success rate. (hkmj.org)
- This retrospective study found that the endoscopic transcaruncular approach (ETA) is effective for large medial orbital wall fractures near the orbital apex. (aao.org)
- Eighteen patients of gastrointestinal stromal tumours (diagnosed on histopathohology) were studied retrospectively. (ispub.com)
- We retrospectively examined patients treated for oesophageal perforation in a university teaching hospital in Hong Kong between January 1997 and December 2013. (hkmj.org)
- The PRMC reviews clinical research focused on cancer as well as research using specimens from human subjects, either prospectively or retrospectively. (uvm.edu)
- We retrospectively examined esophageal cancer patients who received enteral nutrition (EN) to clarify the validity of early EN compared with delayed EN. (mdpi.com)
- PURPOSE: To determine the presence and prognostic significance of ZAP-70 in patients with B chronic lymphocytic leukemia (B-CLL). (biomedsearch.com)
- FRIENDSWOOD, Texas-( BUSINESS WIRE )-Castle Biosciences, Inc., a provider of molecular diagnostics to improve cancer treatment decisions, today announced three important milestones in improving access to DecisionDx ® -UM, the standard of care prognostic tool for patients with uveal melanoma (UM), an aggressive form of eye cancer. (azbio.org)
- v7 and v8) has included gene expression profiling for identification of Class 1 and 2 as a prognostic factor recommended for clinical care. (azbio.org)
- The aim of our study is to explore its prognostic value in patients with renal cell carcinoma (RCC). (biomedcentral.com)
- Therefore, it is important to identify promising prognostic factors to guide patient management after curative surgery treatment. (biomedcentral.com)
- reported the prognostic influence of CRP/Alb ratio on overall survival (OS) of patients with clear cell renal carcinoma [ 19 ], its prognostic role in RCC still need to be further explored. (biomedcentral.com)
- As such, it brought together clinical pharmacy scholars, pharmacy practitioners, policy makers and stakeholders from all areas of pharmacy society and all regions of the world to share their research, knowledge, experiences, concepts, examples of good practice, and critical analysis with their international peers. (crcpress.com)
- C.S. Landry, G. Brock, C.R. Scoggins, K.M. McMasters, R.C. Martin 2nd, A proposed staging system for gastric carcinoid tumors based on an analysis of 1,543 patients. (springer.com)
- This research is waivered from trial registration because it is a retrospective analysis of medical records. (springer.com)
- Pessler et al, in an analysis of the synovium in patients with chronic pyogenic arthritis, identified extensive neovascularization and cell proliferation, persistent bacterial colonization, and heterogeneous inflammatory infiltrates rich in CD15+ neutrophils. (medscape.com)
- The study is a retrospective analysis of the patients diagnosed histopathologically with stromal tumours of the gastrointestinal tract. (ispub.com)
- Twenty-one patients were lost to follow-up and excluded from analysis. (ovid.com)
- We conducted a retrospective analysis of Indian lung cancer patients who were managed with oral tyrosine kinase inhibitors. (jove.com)
- A recent meta-analysis evaluating the effect of IV ascorbic acid in critically ill patients without Covid-19, demonstrated vasopressor-sparing effects, in addition to a reduced need for mechanical ventilation. (dsm.com)
- Statistically analysis showed a correlation between kyphosis changes following surgery and clinical outcomes trend. (omicsonline.org)
- Few studies have undertaken a detailed analysis of NTM in the context of bronchiectasis. (bmj.com)
- Further studies with adequate sample size are required to evaluate the efficacy and safety of mono antiplatelet therapy in this clinical scenario. (minervamedica.it)
- The objective of this study is to evaluate the safety, effectiveness and pharmacokinetics of NKTR-118 at 4 different doses. (bioportfolio.com)
- The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of CB-5945 for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation (OIC)in adults taking opioid therapy for chronic non-cancer pai. (bioportfolio.com)
- This is an open-label, multicenter extension of study 3200K1-4000-WW that will evaluate the safety of methylnaltrexone. (bioportfolio.com)
- The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of these changes on patient management. (otago.ac.nz)
- The research may also be designed to evaluate the delivery, process, management, organization, or financing of health care regarding cancer patients. (uvm.edu)
- This study aimed to evaluate whether DEX use is associated with favorable neurological outcomes (FO) in SAH patients. (deepdyve.com)
- Sample size 1000 patients afford a power of 0.83 (α=0.05) to detect an absolute difference of 10% in the treatment failure rate between MDR bacteria and other pathogens. (bmj.com)
- Desmoid-type fibromatosis: a front-line conservative approach to select patients for surgical treatment," Annals of Surgical Oncology , vol. 16, no. 9, pp. 2587-2593, 2009. (hindawi.com)
- Minimum clinical follow-up after treatment was 20 months. (medscimonit.com)
- Following radiotherapy treatment, 65.0% of patients (13/20) were symptom-free, without recurrence or malignant transformation at the time of last clinical follow-up (average, 75.2 months). (medscimonit.com)
- Pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) has, for a long time, been used as the standard surgical procedure for the treatment of patients with malignant or benign diseases of the pancreatic head or the periampullary region. (springer.com)
- Prescriptions written by veterinarians or oncologists were excluded to avoid including prescriptions for animals or for human patients undergoing active cancer treatment, as were records for which age or sex was unknown (approximately 2.0% each). (cdc.gov)
- Due to the rareness of the publications on the treatment of choledochal lithiasis in Mali, we conducted a study on the management of choledochal lithiasis in Surgery A at the Point G UHC. (scirp.org)
- We aimed to develop sequential decision rules for managing fluid intake in patients with sepsis by using the dynamic treatment regimen (DTR) model. (nature.com)
- Among multiple aspects for saving the life of patients with sepsis, we believe that fluid management strategy remains essential to the successful treatment because the cardiac and renal functions, which play important roles in the physiological regulation of fluid balance, are usually impaired in sepsis. (nature.com)
- The National Institutes of Health (NIH) have published guidelines for the clinical management of COVID-19 external icon prepared by the COVID-19 Treatment Guidelines Panel. (cdc.gov)
- No medical treatment has been really effective in our patients and diversion above this level stopped the process. (nih.gov)
- Further studies on its pathogenesis and treatment strategies are necessary. (nih.gov)
- Patients will receive intratumoral (IT) NKTR-262 in 3-week treatment cycles. (bioportfolio.com)
- To examine the efficacy and safety of lubiprostone for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation (OIC) in patients by opioid class received. (bioportfolio.com)
- clinical and treatment regimens for the two types differ. (medscape.com)
- Long-term safety of statin-fibrate combination treatment in the management of hypercholesterolaemia in patients with coronary artery disease. (bmj.com)
- 7 8 9 Some surgeons advocate primary repair only for those patients presented within 24 hours of perforation, 10 while others would try primary repair as the initial treatment regardless of the timing of presentation. (hkmj.org)
- Similar treatment percentages were observed in non-RA patients, although slightly lower for antihypertensives. (eur.nl)
- Although anti-TB chemotherapy is now the mainstay treatment for spinal TB, it may not be applicable to all situations, especially in patients with risk of deformity, instability, and progression of neurologic deficit. (ovid.com)
- Treatment was advised for patients with macular involvement and progressive loss of visual acuity. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
- 5 , 6 , 8 , 9 ] Many different treatment modalities have been used to preserve vision in patients with symptomatic PCV. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
- Behavioral and nutritional studies that are cancer-related, such as those studies that increase behaviors (e.g., cancer screening, food intake), eliminate or reduce behaviors (e.g., smoking, sun exposure), and/or improve coping and quality of life/reduce the negative effects of treatment. (uvm.edu)
- Patients received medical or surgical treatment with appropriate clinical follow-up. (sages.org)
- Conclusion: The clinical guidelines are still the main reference for guiding clinical practice, and the main thrombolytic standards and contraindications for treatment still need to be conformed. (medworm.com)
- Information was also recorded concerning the type of trauma sustained (if known), the patient's clinical course, and treatment. (ajnr.org)
- Castle Biosciences is a molecular diagnostics company dedicated to helping patients and their physicians make the best possible treatment and follow-up care decisions based on the individual molecular signature of their tumor. (azbio.org)
- The first study presented at the ISPOR meeting examined medical and pharmacy claims of nearly a quarter of a million individuals for the years 2008 through 2011 who had continuous health plan enrollment for at least one year, and were taking medications for the treatment of diabetes. (bio-medicine.org)
- The Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (JVECC) is a peer-reviewed publication that seeks basic, applied and clinical research articles that address the emergency treatment and critical management of veterinary patients. (wiley.com)
- Treatment of Serpiginous Choroiditis with Chlorambucil: a report of 17 patients. (uveitis.org)
- Variability also exists between treatment and non-treatment groups in the use of radio-iodine and post-treatment thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) suppression and treatment techniques between and within retrospective studies. (wikipedia.org)
- The ultimate responsibility for making treatment decisions and interpretation of these diagnoses lies with the oncologist in consultation with the patient and their family. (wikipedia.org)
- Additional studies are needed to determine the most effective method to maximize the patient's experience after an IVI without sacrificing outcomes. (mdfoundation.com.au)
- As you assess the patient, you wonder how best to prioritize the patient's workup. (ebmedicine.net)
- Improvement of clinical conditions and patient's satisfaction were obtained in 9 out of 12 patients. (omicsonline.org)
- according to our experience, also a partial reduction of the deformity could improve the clinical patient's condition, especially in cases where deformity and disability were severe before the surgery . (omicsonline.org)
- On laboratory examination, cryofibrinogen was positive in all patients. (springermedizin.de)
- Repeat MRI is probably unnecessary if clinical and laboratory outcomes are satisfactory. (nih.gov)
- Previous studies from our laboratory have shown that type B gelatin could physical encapsulate DNA, which preserved the supercoiled structure of the plasmid and improved transfection efficiency upon intracellular delivery. (jove.com)
- Interventions to obtain specimens from cancer patients for the sole purpose of performing basic laboratory studies related to cancer. (uvm.edu)
- Use of stored specimens from cancer patients or normal subjects for basic laboratory research related to cancer. (uvm.edu)
- CareDx will begin providing AMV reports from its CLIA laboratory for eligible patients on October 19, 2015 to all health care providers who request to receive this information. (cnbc.com)
- Although several scoring systems have been developed, there is still no consensus on clinical, laboratory, and imaging criteria for diagnosing appendicitis. (ebmedicine.net)
- In order to assess their replicative history, telomere length was analyzed in subsets of leucocytes from CLL patients. (biomedsearch.com)
- GOAL: The aim of this study was to assess and grade the mucosal inflammatory infiltrate in different degrees of diverticular disease (DD) and to compare them with healthy matched controls. (biomedsearch.com)
- OBJECTIVE: To assess the correlation between overexpression of LAT1 and local progression (LP) in prostatic carcinoma (PC) patients under expectant management (EM). (iospress.com)
- AMV allows us to provide clinicians with new insights that may be of use to assess long-term clinical risk and personalize patient care. (cnbc.com)
- In this paper we want to discuss, clinical presentation and management of malignant GOO. (springer.com)
- Persistent hiccough in cancer patients: Presentation of syndrome of inappropriate Antidiuretic harmones induced hyponitaemia. (aiims.edu)
- Because of its atypical clinical and radiological presentation, DAB is not well recognized in clinical practice and often goes undiagnosed. (scielo.br)
- Optic pathway dysfunction is noted in 40-70% of patients on presentation. (medscape.com)
- The aetiology, timing of presentation, and patients' co-morbidities should be considered carefully when managing oesophageal perforation. (hkmj.org)
- At first presentation, one-third of all RCC patients will have established metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC). (biomedcentral.com)
Critically ill patients with sepsis2
- Management of critically ill patients with sepsis is imperative as sepsis can attack all human organs leading to a fatal consequence in a short period of time. (nature.com)
- 10 No significant adverse effects from high-dose IV ascorbic acid have been reported 22 and doses of 200 mg/kg/day were generally well-tolerated in critically ill patients with sepsis. (dsm.com)
- American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Care.Journey of Patients with Cancer:A Systematic Evaluation at Tertiary Care Canter in India.07/2013;DOI:1177/1049909113494091. (aiims.edu)
- Pain and symptom management in advanced gastrointestinal malignancies patients at tertiary care cancer center: A retrospective study. (aiims.edu)
- Sushma Bhatnagar, Seema Mishra, Roshni S., Vikas Gogia, Sandeep S. Neuropathic Pain in Cancer Patients-Prevalence and Management in a Tertiary Care Anaesthesia-Run Referral Clinic Based in Urban India. (aiims.edu)
- Study patients will undergo a program of prehabilitation exercise for 6 days per week prescribed for them by an exercise physiologist, for up to 4 weeks prior to surgery. (tripdatabase.com)
- A further seven patients required surgery after radiotherapy, due to increasing neurological deficit in three patients, and persistent neurological deficit in four patients. (medscimonit.com)
- BACKGROUND: "Fast-track" surgery, involving multimodal care, improves efficiency and short-term outcomes in patients undergoing bowel resection. (biomedsearch.com)
- Fifty eight patients had a history of previous coronary bypass graft surgery. (bmj.com)
- Radical surgery was carried out in 84 (62.2%) patients. (ovid.com)
- Surgical admissions for people with abdominal pain to Wellington Hospital's department of general surgery have nearly doubled over the past decade, a University of Otago, Wellington (UOW) study has found. (otago.ac.nz)
- The clinical study was retrospective and included all patients admitted with abdominal pain under general surgery in the years 2004, 2009 and 2014. (otago.ac.nz)
- A Cochrane study from 2014 found a 2° short-term increase in ROM in the first 6 weeks after surgery . (icjr.net)
- 6) The valve was preserved in 98% of patients undergoing cardiac surgery, and tumor recurrence occurred in only 1.6% of patients by 1.6 years. (scmr.org)
- The efficacy of early enteral nutririon after surgery for patients who have undergone major surgery has been also proven [ 12 , 13 , 14 , 15 , 16 , 17 ]. (mdpi.com)
- however, more recently, "early" has been defined as EN started within 48 or 24 h after admission or surgery [ 1 ]. (mdpi.com)
- Patients were examined at 3, 6, and 12 months after surgery and then every year through outpatient visits, where the degree of patient satisfaction was evaluated. (omicsonline.org)
- Patients also received before the surgery and at 3, 6, 12 months follow up auto-administered validated questionnaires (Visual Analog Score, Oswestry Disability Index, Quality of Life) for the evaluation of clinical outcomes. (omicsonline.org)
- Zurück zum Zitat Saadoun D, Elalamy I, Ghillani-Dalbin P, Sene D, Delluc A, Cacoub P. Cryofibrinogenemia: new insights into clinical and pathogenic features. (springermedizin.de)
- In this study, the clinical features of a total of 18 Chinese HCL patients were described. (medsci.org)
- In this study, we describe the clinicopathologic features, management and outcomes of GBM patients. (ecancer.org)
- This was a 14-years retrospective and descriptive study (2010-2014). (scirp.org)
- Type and period of study: This was a retrospective and descriptive study from January 2000 to December 2014 (14 years old) in the surgical unit A of the Point G. UHC. (scirp.org)
- A descriptive retrospective study of UI patients between 1990 and 2013 was conducted. (nih.gov)
- Using a computer-assisted search of medical records, we identified 20 patients who were diagnosed with DAB at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, between January 1, 1998 and June 30, 2014 (a period of more than 16 years). (scielo.br)
- The medical records of patients who visited Orbit and Oculoplasty clinic, Tertiary Eye Hospital, India from 01 July 2011 to 31 June 2012 were analyzed. (mendeley.com)
- Efforts to improve opioid prescribing need to consider the unique needs of women and older adults while using multimodal approaches to pain management. (cdc.gov)
- Valeritas sponsored the studies, which underscore the need for innovative approaches to glycemic control. (bio-medicine.org)
- Because of this, there is wide diversity in clinical approaches with much reliance on retrospective studies. (springer.com)
- The publication, "Performance of gene-expression profiling test score variability to predict future clinical events in heart transplant recipients," was released earlier this month by the journal BMC Cardiovascular Disorders and is now available online. (cnbc.com)
- The concept of AMV was developed over the course of five years and began as an observation of low score variability among stable patients who did not experience rejection episodes 1 . (cnbc.com)
- 9 of 12 patients treated with TNFi experienced loss of efficacy requiring an alternate TNF inhibitor or switch to IL 17 or 23 blockade. (acrabstracts.org)
- The aim of this study is to compare the safety and efficacy of a newly developed technique, namely mesh-reinforced pancreaticojejunostomy, in comparison with the conventional use of pancreaticojejunostomy after undergoing a pancreaticoduodenectomy. (springer.com)
- POCE were evaluated at a twelve-month clinical follow-up comparing safety and efficacy of clopidogrel monotherapy versus new P2Y12 inhibitors. (minervamedica.it)
- Efficacy and safety of naloxegol, a peripherally acting µ-opioid receptor antagonist that significantly reduces opioid-induced constipation (OIC), were assessed for patient subgroups defined post hoc. (bioportfolio.com)
- Efficacy of the anterior ultrasound-guided superior hypogastric plexus neurolysis in pelvic cancer pain in advanced gynecological cancer patients. (aiims.edu)
- The purpose of this study is to compare the efficacy of Biologics + Methotrexate with Biologics + Tacrolimus measured by the disease activity score 28 (DAS28) erythrocyte sedimentation rat. (bioportfolio.com)
- 40 cases of stones in the main bile duct were collected during the study period. (scirp.org)
- The procedure performed was cholecystectomy associated with choledochotomy with calculation extraction in all patients (100% of cases). (scirp.org)
- A Massachusetts study found that persons with TB who were identified through pharmacy dispensing records and who had not been previously reported to the state health department represented 16% of all new cases ( 3 ). (cdc.gov)
- In that study, receipt of two or more anti-TB drugs identified most cases of active TB. (cdc.gov)
- Cutaneous lymphomas appearing under biologics: 44 cases from the French Study Group on Cutaneous Lymphomas and French Pharmacovigilance Database. (bioportfolio.com)
- Retrospective study of 30 cases]. (semanticscholar.org)
- Eighteen cases of GIST were studied over a period of four years (2004 to 2009). (ispub.com)
- Covid-19 precipitates endothelial dysfunction and systemic inflammation - in critically ill patients, this may precipitate a 'cytokine storm' and, in the most severe cases, result in multi-organ failure or death. (dsm.com)
- Cases for this retrospective study were all fogger exposures reported to Texas poison centers during 2000-2009. (cdc.gov)
- kyphosis changed in 10 patients, by an average increase of 11.33° in 6 patients and by an average reduction of 12.7° in 4 cases. (omicsonline.org)