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)CaliforniaIntention: What a person has in mind to do or bring about.Medically Uninsured: Individuals or groups with no or inadequate health insurance coverage. Those falling into this category usually comprise three primary groups: the medically indigent (MEDICAL INDIGENCY); those whose clinical condition makes them medically uninsurable; and the working uninsured.Quality 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.Insurance, Health: Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.United StatesUtahCongresses as Topic: Conferences, conventions or formal meetings usually attended by delegates representing a special field of interest.Epidemiology: Field of medicine concerned with the determination of causes, incidence, and characteristic behavior of disease outbreaks affecting human populations. It includes the interrelationships of host, agent, and environment as related to the distribution and control of disease.Voluntary Health Agencies: Non-profit organizations concerned with various aspects of health, e.g., education, promotion, treatment, services, etc.Telefacsimile: A telecommunication system combining the transmission of a document scanned at a transmitter, its reconstruction at a receiving station, and its duplication there by a copier.Bandages: Material used for wrapping or binding any part of the body.Wound Healing: Restoration of integrity to traumatized tissue.Compression Bandages: Strips of elastic material used to apply pressure to body parts to control EDEMA and aid circulation.Leg Ulcer: Ulceration of the skin and underlying structures of the lower extremity. About 90% of the cases are due to venous insufficiency (VARICOSE ULCER), 5% to arterial disease, and the remaining 5% to other causes.Wound Infection: Invasion of the site of trauma by pathogenic microorganisms.Varicose Ulcer: Skin breakdown or ulceration caused by VARICOSE VEINS in which there is too much hydrostatic pressure in the superficial venous system of the leg. Venous hypertension leads to increased pressure in the capillary bed, transudation of fluid and proteins into the interstitial space, altering blood flow and supply of nutrients to the skin and subcutaneous tissues, and eventual ulceration.Amputation: The removal of a limb or other appendage or outgrowth of the body. (Dorland, 28th ed)Informed Consent By Minors: Voluntary authorization by a person not of usual legal age for diagnostic or investigative procedures, or for medical and surgical treatment. (from English A, Shaw FE, McCauley MM, Fishbein DB Pediatrics 121:Suppl Jan 2008 pp S85-7).Fellowships and Scholarships: Stipends or grants-in-aid granted by foundations or institutions to individuals for study.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Public Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.Policy Making: The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.DelawareUnited States Dept. of Health and Human Services: A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with administering those agencies and offices having programs pertaining to health and human services.Public Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.WashingtonDurable Medical Equipment: Devices which are very resistant to wear and may be used over a long period of time. They include items such as wheelchairs, hospital beds, artificial limbs, etc.Dermatitis, Allergic Contact: A contact dermatitis due to allergic sensitization to various substances. These substances subsequently produce inflammatory reactions in the skin of those who have acquired hypersensitivity to them as a result of prior exposure.Inflammation: A pathological process characterized by injury or destruction of tissues caused by a variety of cytologic and chemical reactions. It is usually manifested by typical signs of pain, heat, redness, swelling, and loss of function.Dermatitis, Atopic: A chronic inflammatory genetically determined disease of the skin marked by increased ability to form reagin (IgE), with increased susceptibility to allergic rhinitis and asthma, and hereditary disposition to a lowered threshold for pruritus. It is manifested by lichenification, excoriation, and crusting, mainly on the flexural surfaces of the elbow and knee. In infants it is known as infantile eczema.LondonPatch Tests: Skin tests in which the sensitizer is applied to a patch of cotton cloth or gauze held in place for approximately 48-72 hours. It is used for the elicitation of a contact hypersensitivity reaction.Psoriasis: A common genetically determined, chronic, inflammatory skin disease characterized by rounded erythematous, dry, scaling patches. The lesions have a predilection for nails, scalp, genitalia, extensor surfaces, and the lumbosacral region. Accelerated epidermopoiesis is considered to be the fundamental pathologic feature in psoriasis.Dermatitis, Occupational: A recurrent contact dermatitis caused by substances found in the work place.BooksGlomerular Filtration Rate: The volume of water filtered out of plasma through glomerular capillary walls into Bowman's capsules per unit of time. It is considered to be equivalent to INULIN clearance.CreatinineTechnetium Tc 99m Pentetate: A technetium imaging agent used in renal scintigraphy, computed tomography, lung ventilation imaging, gastrointestinal scintigraphy, and many other procedures which employ radionuclide imaging agents.Communicable DiseasesMultimedia: Materials, frequently computer applications, that combine some or all of text, sound, graphics, animation, and video into integrated packages. (Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors, 1994)Programmed Instruction as Topic: Instruction in which learners progress at their own rate using workbooks, textbooks, or electromechanical devices that provide information in discrete steps, test learning at each step, and provide immediate feedback about achievement. (ERIC, Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors, 1996).Chronic Pain: Aching sensation that persists for more than a few months. It may or may not be associated with trauma or disease, and may persist after the initial injury has healed. Its localization, character, and timing are more vague than with acute pain.Histology: The study of the structure of various TISSUES of organisms on a microscopic level.Pain: An unpleasant sensation induced by noxious stimuli which are detected by NERVE ENDINGS of NOCICEPTIVE NEURONS.Computer-Assisted Instruction: A self-learning technique, usually online, involving interaction of the student with programmed instructional materials.Analgesics, Opioid: Compounds with activity like OPIATE ALKALOIDS, acting at OPIOID RECEPTORS. Properties include induction of ANALGESIA or NARCOSIS.Complementary Therapies: Therapeutic practices which are not currently considered an integral part of conventional allopathic medical practice. They may lack biomedical explanations but as they become better researched some (PHYSICAL THERAPY MODALITIES; DIET; ACUPUNCTURE) become widely accepted whereas others (humors, radium therapy) quietly fade away, yet are important historical footnotes. Therapies are termed as Complementary when used in addition to conventional treatments and as Alternative when used instead of conventional treatment.African Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.Faith Healing: The use of faith and spirit to cure disease.European Continental Ancestry Group: Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the continent of Europe.Naturopathy: A drugless system of therapy, making use of physical forces such as air, light, water, heat, massage. Treatments are often diet- and nutrition-oriented with attention given to the patient's personal history and lifestyle. (From Cassileth, Alternative Medicine Handbook, 1998, p329)Integrative Medicine: The discipline concerned with using the combination of conventional ALLOPATHIC MEDICINE and ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE to address the biological, psychological, social, and spiritual aspects of health and illness.
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Mechanisms controlling appetite are a potential target for weight loss drugs. Appetite control mechanisms seem to strongly ... "Taste and smell function in chronic disease:: A review of clinical and biochemical evaluations of taste and smell dysfunction ... Wynne, K; Stanley, S; McGowan, B; Bloom, S (February 2005). "Appetite Control". Journal of Endocrinology. 184: 291-318. doi: ... Owen JB (October 1990). "Weight control and appetite-a genetic perspective". Clin Nutr. 9 (5): 291-3. doi:10.1016/0261-5614(90) ...
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Interplay between regulatory T cells and PD-1 in modulating T cell exhaustion and viral control during chronic LCMV infection. ... Control of Toxoplasma reactivation by rescue of dysfunctional CD8+ T-cell response via PD-1-PDL-1 blockade. Proceedings of the ... Progressive loss of memory T cell potential and commitment to exhaustion during chronic viral infection. Journal of Virology. ... CD4+ T cells are required to sustain CD8+ cytotoxic T-cell responses during chronic viral infection. Journal of Virology. 1994- ...
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Prevention and Control Interventions Successful chronic disease prevention and control interventions generally have used ... Current efforts, such as CDCs state-based chronic disease prevention and control programs, address most major chronic diseases ... Death rates for several other chronic diseases (e.g., diabetes, chronic lung disease, chronic kidney disease) have changed ... Current issues and challenges in chronic disease control [Chapter 1]. In: Remington PL, Brownson R, Wegner MV, eds. Chronic ...
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A new type of immune cell that can be out of control in certain chronic inflammatory diseases, worsening the symptoms of ... Scientists Discover Cells That Control Inflammation In Chronic Disease. by Sam Savage ... In chronic and allergic inflammatory diseases like psoriasis and allergic eczema, Th22 cells appear to be malfunctioning, ... The researchers hope that it may ultimately be possible to treat chronic skin and possibly also airway diseases by targeting ...
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- Millions of Americans suffer from some form of Chronic Pain Syndrome. (change.org)
- Low tidal volume (= tidal volume ≤ 6 mL/kg, predicted body weight) ventilation using volume control benefits patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome. (bioportfolio.com)
- The designation Chronic Epstein-Barr Virus was in use in the U.S., but the magazine used the term "Raggedy Ann Syndrome" to note the fatigue and loss of muscle power patients felt. (wikipedia.org)
- CDC, the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, and the Association of State and Territorial Chronic Disease Program Directors will cosponsor the Seventh National Conference on Chronic Disease Prevention and Control on October 21-23, 1992, in Salt Lake City, Utah. (cdc.gov)
- Member countries of the SEA Region are in the process of strengthening their public health response to ongoing epidemics of NCDs by initiating national policies, plans and programmes for prevention and control of NCDs. (who.int)
- The Health Secretaries of Member countries of the SEA Region, at their Eleventh Meeting held in June 2006, endorsed the WHO Regional Framework for Prevention and Control of NCDs. (who.int)
- The Joint Meeting made the following recommendations: Action by Member States (1) To set up mechanisms to promote multilateral, multisectoral, multidisciplinary and multilevel collaboration in applying evidence-based and cost-effective interventions for prevention and control of NCDs. (who.int)
- Action by WHO-SEARO (1) To submit to the Sixtieth session of the Regional Committee the draft resolution on the Regional Framework for Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases, identifying priorities for its implementation. (who.int)
- The Sixtieth session of the Regional Committee is invited to consider the Regional Framework for Prevention and Control of NCDs and provide guidance on strategies for its implementation. (who.int)
- prevention and control,treatment ,medication etc. (androidblip.com)
- What's Working in Chronic Disease Prevention and Control catalogs chronic disease efforts of states, territories and tribes. (chronicdisease.org)
- Data from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention and the American Pain Foundation indicate that over 42 million Americans aged 20 and over suffer from chronic pain, although nobody knows what the exact prevalence is. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it is unclear whether this always fatal disease can be passed to humans. (greenbaypressgazette.com)
- An international team including research scientists from the CNRS and INSERM 1 has identified and controlled one of the centers associated with chronic pain. (cnrs.fr)
- In the ongoing efforts to develop therapies against chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), stromal factors allowing malignant cells to escape spontaneous and chemotherapy-mediated apoptosis, giving way to relapses, have been abundantly investigated. (dovepress.com)
- This systematic literature review with meta-analysis was conducted on the clinical efficacy and safety of interventions used in the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). (rti.org)
- The high proportion of long-term non-progressors among chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) patients suggests the existence of a regulatory network which restrains the proliferation of tumor B cells. (bloodjournal.org)
- Chronic neuropathic pain affects 1%-2% of the adult population and is often refractory to standard pharmacologic treatment. (cmaj.ca)
- Chronic neuropathic pain has a prevalence of 1%-2%, 1 and treatment options are limited. (cmaj.ca)
- We conducted a clinical trial using a standardized single-dose delivery system to explore further the safety and efficacy of smoked cannabis in outpatients with chronic neuropathic pain. (cmaj.ca)
- Several studies in patients with chronic neuropathic pain have reported alterations in central pain processing, manifested as slowed EEG rhythmicity and increased EEG power. (ebscohost.com)
- OBJECTIVE Chronic diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain (DPNP) is difficult to treat, with treatment regimens often inadequate at controlling pain and limited by side effects and drug tolerance. (diabetesjournals.org)
- Chronic diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain (DPNP) is a common, debilitating, and distressing complication of diabetes ( 1 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
- Chronic kidney disease (CKD) has been reported in 9.6% of cats examined at Purdue's teaching hospital, and recently we reported kidney diseases affecting 7.6% (361/4,731) of the feline caseload at four U.S. university teaching hospitals [ 1 , 2 ]. (hindawi.com)
- We read with interest this manuscript which demonstrated in a large clinical registry that patients with chronic kidney disease with indications for anticoagulation were often treated sub-therapeutically (1). (bmj.com)
- The blood pressure target for patients with type 2 diabetes with and without chronic kidney disease remains controversial. (acc.org)
- 140 mm Hg increased the risk of incident chronic kidney disease in people with and without type 2 diabetes after a 3 year follow-up period. (acc.org)
- Authors found that the difference in incident chronic kidney disease (CKD) between intensive and standard interventions was especially pronounced in the patients with type 2 diabetes. (acc.org)
- Chronic kidney disease, which affects an estimated 300,000 people in Ireland and over 50 million people in the developed world, is responsible for a considerable burden of premature mortality and morbidity. (hrb.ie)
- All patients with chronic kidney disease are recommended low salt diets, i.e. less than a teaspoon of salt per day (which is 5-6g of salt, which contains 2 - 2.3g of sodium). (hrb.ie)
- In addition, there is no convincing research to show that patients with chronic kidney disease and normal blood pressure benefit from low salt intake. (hrb.ie)
- The results of this study will provide information to guide future research, that will have critical implications for management of patients with chronic kidney disease. (hrb.ie)
- They also evaluated the safety profile of the drug with over 1,100 participants with moderate to severe chronic (long-term) pain over a 12-month period. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- In a study of 99 type 2 diabetes patients comparing a low-fat plant-based diet with a more conventional diet, in an analysis limited to participants making no medication changes, HbA1c (percent hemoglobin A1c) fell by 1.2 points in the plant-based group, compared with 0.4 points in the control group. (nature.com)
- Participants were 256 adults with chronic CGH. (chiro.org)
- Interestingly, cardiovascular benefit is reported with intensive blood pressure control in the subgroup of ACCORD participants in the standard glycemic control arm. (acc.org)
- OSUWMC patient participants with chronic disease (CD) receive eight actionable complex disease and one pharmacogenomic test report through the CPMC ® web portal. (mdpi.com)
- Participants are randomized to either the in-person post-test genomic counseling-active arm, versus web-based only return of results-control arm. (mdpi.com)
- The Multidimensional Health Locus of Control (MHLC) questionnaire was applied to all participants. (bmj.com)
- In addition, researchers began to study ways to prevent and control chronic diseases through clinical and community-based interventions. (cdc.gov)
- This chapter discusses the legal and policy interventions for preventing and controlling chronic disease. (oxfordscholarship.com)
- Plant-based dietary interventions typically improve glycemic control and other factors associated with type 2 diabetes and its complications. (nature.com)
- The goal of this clinical research study is to compare 3 types of interventions (involving electro-acupuncture and standard care) that are given to women with chronic post-surgical pain after a mastectomy. (mdanderson.org)
- A prospective, randomized controlled trial. (nih.gov)
- Pressure-support ventilation or T-piece spontaneous breathing trials for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - A randomized controlled trial. (bioportfolio.com)
- Two-site, open-label randomized controlled trial. (chiro.org)
- This is a double blinded randomized controlled trial (RCT) about breathing control. (uio.no)
- In this randomized controlled trial (the first to address this question), we determine whether recommending a low salt intake, compared to average/moderate intake, is associated with a slower rate of decline in kidney function in patients with chronic kidney impairment. (hrb.ie)
- We describe the development and implementation of a randomized controlled trial to investigate the impact of genomic counseling on a cohort of patients with heart failure (HF) or hypertension (HTN), managed at a large academic medical center, the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC). (mdpi.com)
- As chronic diseases became the leading causes of illness and death in the United States by the middle of the 20th century ( 2 ), public health researchers began to shift their focus to identifying their complex and interrelated causes. (cdc.gov)
- This book tackles some of the most important and vexing public health problems of our time, including how to cope with the rising tide of chronic illness. (apha.org)
- Chronic illness affects the population worldwide. (androidblip.com)
- Balderson BH, Grothaus L, Harrison RG, McCoy K, Mahoney C, Catz S. Chronic illness burden and quality of life in an aging HIV population. (natap.org)
- Chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM) is a serious disorder particularly in low resource settings. (unboundmedicine.com)
- Swimming lessons for Aboriginal children in remote communities should be supported, but it is unlikely that they will substantially reduce rates of chronic suppurative otitis media and associated bacteria in the nasopharynx and middle ear. (mja.com.au)
- R ates of chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM) among Aboriginal children living in remote areas in Australia are the highest in the world. (mja.com.au)
- Chronic pain means long-term pain, while acute pain is short term. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Van Tulder MW, Koes BW, Boster LM (1997) Conservative treatment of acute and chronic nonspecific low back pain: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials of the most common intervention. (springer.com)
- Chou R, Huffman LH (2007) Nonpharmacologic therapies for acute and chronic low back pain: a review of the evidence for an American Pain Society/American College of Physicians clinical practice guideline. (springer.com)
- Previous studies have found that chronic pain is not just a prolonged form of acute pain, but arises from distinct changes in synapses, the junctions that permit neurons to pass through to another cell, along sensory pathways in the brain and spinal cord. (healthcanal.com)
- Unfortunately, most conventional painkillers don't effectively shut off chronic pain and have a tendency to also attack acute pain. (healthcanal.com)
- The findings suggest that AC1 is critical for various forms of chronic pain, but does not contribute to acute pain. (healthcanal.com)
- AIDS, Abortion and Obama's Population Control Initiatives / Fasting and Detoxification to Prevent Acute and Chronic Disease and Obesity - In the first hour we return to a theme that has been aired in more than a hundred hours throughout our long history. (payloadz.com)
- The clinical course of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is associated with recurrent episodes of exacerbation that results in respiratory failure. (bioportfolio.com)
- Little is known about the best strategy for weaning patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) from mechanical ventilation. (bioportfolio.com)
- BACKGROUND Inhaled corticosteroids are known to be beneficial for patients with asthma, but their role in treating patients with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) remains controversial. (bmj.com)
- Corticosteroids are one of the many therapeutic modalities that pose a clinical dilemma in the treatment of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). (bmj.com)
- Methods and drugs to control bleeding are always important both for the surgeon and anesthesiologist, especially in endoscopic procedures. (bioportfolio.com)
- METHODS: Thirty four patients with chronic airflow limitation (forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1) 38% of predicted values) were stratified for FEV1 to vital capacity (VC) ratio less than 40% and arterial oxygen desaturation during exercise and randomised to a control or weightlifting training group. (bmj.com)
- This study demonstrates that both reduction methods can produce substantial reduction in opiate use by severely impaired chronic pain patients with long medication histories. (druglibrary.org)
- METHODS Prospective, parallel, open study of 86 consecutive male patients with primary chronic gout. (bmj.com)
- The medication is designed to be taken twice daily for the control of moderate to severe chronic pain in adults when a continuous, 24-hour opioid analgesic is needed for an extended period. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Chronic pain is the most common cause of long-term disability, and approximately one-third of all Americans will experience severe chronic pain at some stage in their lives. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- In clinical trials, Nucynta ER demonstrated proven efficacy for treating moderate to severe chronic pain. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Finally, unpredictable or severe stress exposure may cause long-term and lasting dysregulation of the HPA axis, likely due to altered limbic control of stress effector pathways. (frontiersin.org)
- Chronic sinusitis is a disease involving severe swelling of your facial sinuses and nasal cavity. (bioportfolio.com)
- An estimated 9 percent or 30 million adults in the United States suffer from moderate to severe non-cancer related chronic pain, according to the American Pain Society. (scienceblog.com)
- On other hand, increased and unmanageable nerve pain, typically described as chronic 'shooting' or 'burning' sensations, has no survival benefit and is usually caused by severe injury or diseases such as cancer or AIDS. (healthcanal.com)
- Objective To assess the efficacy of repeated low dose G-CSF plus exercise on myocardial ischaemia in patients with severe chronic ischaemic heart disease. (bmj.com)
- During and after the 1960s, researchers continued to study the relationship between risk factors (e.g., poor diet, lack of exercise, high blood pressure) and major chronic diseases. (cdc.gov)
- The three major sections are: public health approaches to chronic disease control, selected lifestyle risk factors, and major chronic diseases. (abebooks.com)
- to evaluate the efficacy of SMT by comparison with a light massage control. (chiro.org)
- Intimately related is an efficacy hypothesis: SMT at selected dose levels is superior to a hands-on control. (chiro.org)
- Studies were selected if they were randomized controlled trials (RCTs) reporting on the efficacy or safety of relapsed or refractory CLL and if outcomes for CLL were reported separately from trials that included other lymphoid neoplasms. (rti.org)
- Efficacy of allopurinol and benzbromarone for the control of hyperuricaemia. (bmj.com)
- OBJECTIVES To study the efficacy of allopurinol and benzbromarone to reduce serum urate concentrations in patients with primary chronic gout. (bmj.com)
- By identifying a modulator that can act on chronic pain, this work raises hopes for the development of new therapies. (cnrs.fr)
- Boston Scientific Spinal Cord Stimulator (SCS) systems have helped thousands of patients find relief from chronic pain - often even when other therapies have failed. (controlyourpain.com)
- Importance of anxiety and depression co-morbidity in migraine patients with chronic substance abuse: a case/control study. (umn.edu)
- To determine the morbidity and mortality of cardiac catheterization and coronary artery bypass surgery in patients on chronic hemodialysis. (annals.org)
- Differences in morbidity between the two control groups were not significant. (annals.org)
- An age-matched case-control study was initiated to determine the major risk factors associated with CKD in cats and dogs and to determine what clinical signs cat and dog owners observed before their veterinarian diagnosed their pet with CKD. (hindawi.com)
- Investigation of sleep disturbance in chronic low back pain: an age- and gender-matched case-control study over a 7-night period. (nih.gov)
- A case control study of the effect of previous blood transfusion. (biomedsearch.com)
- A case-control study of 75 children with CSOM and 74 healthy controls. (unboundmedicine.com)
- Prostatic cancer and chronic respiratory and renal disease in British cadmium workers: a case control study. (bmj.com)
- Deaths due to prostatic cancer, renal cancer, bronchitis or emphysema, and nephritis or nephrosis in three cohorts of cadmium workers have been investigated in a case-control study. (bmj.com)
- A case-control study of chronic neuropsychiatric disease and organic solvent exposure in automobile assembly plant workers. (bmj.com)
- A case-control study of chronic neurological and psychiatric disease and occupational exposure to solvents was carried out in eight automobile assembly plants. (bmj.com)
- CDCB supports ongoing initiatives and activities to improve cardiovascular health by supporting evidence-based programs that promote healthy behaviors and healthy communities, and improves the prevention, diagnosis, and management of chronic disease. (ca.gov)
- To support the appropriate and effective management of chronic pain, Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc. believes it is also essential to support educational programs about the safe and responsible use of pain medicines and the prevention of inappropriate use. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Extensive care has to be taken for the management of chronic wounds and these have become a major concern in the current medical scenario. (amrita.edu)
- Survival times are reportedly increased if dietary modification for CKD is initiated early in the clinical course of the disease before the onset of azotemia and chronic renal failure [ 5 , 13 ]. (hindawi.com)
- The researchers followed 50 patients and 50 matched healthy controls recruited at four ME/CFS clinical sites. (infectioncontroltoday.com)
- Constant F, Collin JF, Guillemin F, Boulange M (1995) Effectiveness of spa therapy in chronic low back pain: a randomized clinical trial. (springer.com)
- Malfliet and colleagues performed a multicenter, randomized clinical trial of 120 patients with chronic non-specific spinal pain . (healio.com)
- Researchers at the University of California, Davis have discovered a "cross-talk" between two major biological pathways that involve pain - research that may pave the way to new approaches to understanding and controlling chronic pain. (scienceblog.com)
- First, pathways affecting cholesterol homeostasis were among the most significantly overrepresented among genes dysregulated in chronic viral hepatitis and especially in tumor tissue. (sigmaaldrich.com)
- Third, using a statistical simulation method (miRHub) applied to the gene expression data, we identified candidate master miRNA regulators of pathways controlling cholesterol homeostasis in chronic viral hepatitis and HCC, including miR-21, miR-27, and miR-33. (sigmaaldrich.com)
- By the 1960s, large-scale studies such as the Framingham Heart Study, the Seven Countries Study, and the British Doctors Study, began to identify the leading causes of chronic diseases ( 4 ). (cdc.gov)
- The authors of the study, from Imperial College London, the Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata in Rome and the Center of Allergy and Environment (ZAUM) in Munich, hope their discovery could lead to new treatments for these diseases that would bring the cells under control. (redorbit.com)
- Dr Carsten Schmidt-Weber, one of the lead authors of the study from the National Heart and Lung Institute at Imperial College London, said: "We are seeing an increase in chronic diseases like skin and airway disease because of changes in people's lifestyles. (redorbit.com)
- Awarded the 2010 John J Bonica Fellowship from the International Association for the Study of Pain, she moved to work with M. Catherine Bushnell at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and continues to work with M.C.B. at the US National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA, investigating the long-term effects of chronic pain on brain structure and function. (nature.com)
- This study will compare the results from people with chronic pain (like fibromyalgia) to those of people without chronic pain. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- 4 5 To date, however, there have been no published controlled studies on such therapy for adolescents, though one uncontrolled study suggested that such a behavioural approach can reduce fatigue in adolescents. (bmj.com)
- This study investigated differences in subjectively and objectively measured sleep patterns of people with CLBP, and compared this to age- and gender matched controls. (nih.gov)
- Although the study results have shown no clear evidence of blood transfusion as a major cause of chronic liver disease in Britain, the study method, with sufficient numbers to allow analyses of newly diagnosed patients with confirmed transfusion histories, could be used to provide an ongoing assessment of the risk. (biomedsearch.com)
- If required, the research subjects from the control sample will be contacted by a rheumatologist participating in the study. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- The present study was designed to evaluate in heart failure patients the relationship between flow-dependent dilatation and radial artery mechanics at known shear stress levels and to assess the effect of chronic ACE inhibition. (ahajournals.org)
- The present study demonstrates that chronic administration of the ACE inhibitor perindopril increases the magnitude of the flow-dependent dilatation and restores the flow-dependent increase in compliance and distensibility of the radial artery evaluated at stable shear stress. (ahajournals.org)
- 12-14 The present study was thus designed to evaluate in heart failure patients, at known levels of shear stress calculated at different peripheral blood flow levels induced by hand skin heating, the relationship between flow-dependent dilatation and muscular conduit arteries mechanics and to assess the effect of chronic ACE inhibition on this relationship. (ahajournals.org)
- This study examines the association between snuff use and chronic bronchitis (CB) among black South African women. (bmj.com)
- To determine whether chronic inflammatory arthritis may respond to antibiotic therapy (implying a bacterial origin), we conducted a placebo-controlled, double-blind study. (prohealth.com)
- No controlled study has been carried out using high doses of inhaled corticosteroid to evaluate physiological and functional benefits in the large subgroup of patients who do not improve significantly with oral corticosteroids. (bmj.com)
- THURSDAY, Nov. 14, 2019 (HealthDay News) - One in three women of reproductive age have a chronic condition that could compromise their health or lead to adverse outcomes during pregnancy, yet few use the most effective forms of contraception, according to a study published online Nov. 7 in the Journal of General Internal Medicine . (physiciansweekly.com)
- In this cross-sectional study 32 adolescents with CFS were compared with 167 healthy controls and their respective parents. (bmj.com)
- But chronic infections such as those caused by viruses like HIV and hepatitis C are different. (infectioncontroltoday.com)
- Patients with chronic hepatitis C and low serum and hepatic iron stores may have an improved response to interferon (IFN). (wiley.com)
- Eighty-two previously untreated patients with chronic hepatitis C were randomized to either: group A IFN-α2b 3 MU 3 times per week for 6 months, or group B iron reduction before and during IFN-α2b 3 MU 3 times per week for 6 months. (wiley.com)
- Transcriptomic Analysis of Chronic Hepatitis B and C and Liver Cancer Reveals MicroRNA-Mediated Control of Cholesterol Synthesis Programs. (sigmaaldrich.com)
- Second, for each disease state, specific miRNA signatures that included miRNAs not previously associated with chronic viral hepatitis, such as miR-1307 in CHC, were identified. (sigmaaldrich.com)
- Hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) are phylogenetically unrelated hepatotropic viruses that persistently infect hundreds of millions of people world-wide, often leading to chronic liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). (sigmaaldrich.com)
- Chronic hepatitis B (CHB), chronic hepatitis C (CHC), and associated HCC often lead to cholesterol imbalance and dyslipidemia. (sigmaaldrich.com)
- Here we use a blend of genomic, molecular, and biochemical strategies to identify key miRNAs that drive the lipid phenotypes of chronic viral hepatitis and HCC. (sigmaaldrich.com)
- These findings provide a panoramic view of the miRNA landscape in chronic viral hepatitis, which could contribute to the development of novel and more-effective miRNA-based therapeutic strategies. (sigmaaldrich.com)
- The researchers hope that it may ultimately be possible to treat chronic skin and possibly also airway diseases by targeting Th22 cells with new drugs. (redorbit.com)
- Now thanks to biomedical engineers, -there's a remote control or 'smart' bandage that can help treat chronic wounds. (news-medical.net)
- The research, published in the journal Advanced Functional Materials , was the first one to show how wireless delivery of drugs can help treat chronic wounds. (news-medical.net)
- Each of these classes of drugs are also used to treat chronic pain. (change.org)
- We are pleased with the FDA's decision to approve Nucynta ER as it represents an important new option to help people with chronic pain. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- People with chronic pain will continue to need additional options, so an approval like this is welcome news for this community and the people who suffer from this often debilitating condition. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services uses a variety of data sources to monitor the burden of chronic disease and injury among Michigan residents. (michigan.gov)
- NACDD supports state health departments and works with CDC and other partners to promote programs to improve the health of communities and reduce the burden of chronic disease across the U.S. The resulting success stories demonstrate to policymakers programs that work, show decision-makers that funds are well spent, and serve as program examples for states. (chronicdisease.org)
- Blocking 2B4 might be a way to enhance immune responses against chronic infections, but more information is needed about how it works, she says. (infectioncontroltoday.com)
- It causes a chronic inflammatory response, with the body's own immune cells attacking the joint, including the cartilage and bone. (medicalxpress.com)
- An international research team headed by the rheumatologist Dr Andreas Ramming at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) has now managed to identify an immune system cell type that can be used in a targeted attempt to control the inflammatory response in arthritis patients. (medicalxpress.com)
- For CD4 T cells, the phenomenon is not nearly as well characterized and understood, but there are clear indications that immune regulation and functional exhaustion take place in a number of chronic infections ( 18 - 22 ). (jimmunol.org)
- Constant F, Guillemin F, Collin JF, Boulange M (1998) Use of spa therapy to improve the quality of life of chronic low back pain patients. (springer.com)
- Opioid use determines success of videothoracoscopic splanchnicectomy in chronic pancreatic pain patients. (ebscohost.com)
- 20 refractive chronic pain patients in a Korean hospital were studied. (stress.org)