• Patients
  • Unfortunately, the Denmark cohort study was not designed to assess important long-term complications of Lyme disease.1 The authors did not have access to individual records or patients to assess these long-term complications of Lyme disease. (bmj.com)
  • The authors reported a reduction in employment rate and income for patients with Lyme Neuroborreliosis compared to controls. (bmj.com)
  • Neuropsychological deficits in Lyme disease patients with and without other evidence of central nervous system pathology. (bmj.com)
  • While the monkey study provides insight into the benefits steroids can play when inflammation is present, it's also important for clinicians to keep in mind the risks steroids can pose to patients with Lyme disease, as steroids can weaken an already overtaxed immune system. (danielcameronmd.com)
  • Researchers and clinicians must continue to search out ways to control the immune response to Lyme disease without exposing patients to steroids. (danielcameronmd.com)
  • To make matters worse, she even chose to mis-quote pro-ILADS doctors, Lyme activists and patients that she interviewed. (blogspot.com)
  • outcome
  • In the case of increased intracranial pressure and confirmed neuroborreliosis, early magnetic resonance venography and combination of antibacterial therapy with anticoagulation provide better long-term outcome. (springermedizin.at)
  • treatment
  • These results suggest that microglial activation is an essential component to neuroborreliosis and that acetate supplementation may be an effective treatment to reduce injury phenotype and possibly injury progression in Lyme neuroborreliosis. (biomedcentral.com)
  • I write in response to the recent article in the Chicago Tribune where your journalist makes some unacceptable statements about the treatment of Lyme disease in the US and that in itself will have ramifications around the world. (blogspot.com)
  • One relatively small randomized controlled trial suggested ceftriaxone was more effective than penicillin in the treatment of neuroborreliosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also effective against Yersinia pestis (the infectious agent of bubonic plague), and is prescribed for the treatment of Lyme disease, ehrlichiosis and Rocky Mountain spotted fever. (wikipedia.org)
  • victims
  • Thanks to all the tiredless doctors, nurses, lab tech and research persons for their dedicated service to help victims of Lyme. (danielcameronmd.com)
  • Many have researched the controversial beginnings of Lyme disease, but this article focuses on what happens to victims when they contract it and what they can do now. (blogspot.com)
  • Diseases
  • In early 2004, The International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS) released the first evidence-based comprehensive set of L. (blogspot.com)
  • live
  • I researched until I was happy that I knew what was ailing me, but my family doctor told me that since I did not live in the US, it was impossible for me to have Lyme Disease. (blogspot.com)
  • central
  • Although Lyme disease has now been reported in 49 of 50 states in the U.S (all but Hawaii), about 99% of all reported cases are confined to just five geographic areas (New England, Mid-Atlantic, East-North Central, South Atlantic, and West North-Central). (wikipedia.org)