• Methods
  • RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS This was a controlled, nonrandomized clinical trial comparing 4-week sitagliptin ( n = 16) versus no additional treatment ( n = 16) in addition to metformin and/or secretagogues in type 2 diabetic patients. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • results
  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEGR), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for patients with debilitating rare diseases, announced its financial results and business highlights for the second quarter of 2015. (cnbc.com)
  • These preliminary results show that MM patients are in need of timely HCV diagnosis, and should be considered good candidates for referral and HCV treatment. (natap.org)
  • Additionally, PAD results in low patient-perceived health-related quality of life, primarily due to ambulatory leg pain and dysfunction [ 4 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • attributable
  • The increase in JUXTAPID net products sales was attributable to an increase in the number of patients on therapy and the higher average sales price of JUXTAPID in the U.S. in the second quarter of 2015 compared to the same period in 2014. (cnbc.com)
  • 36.0 million, or 91% of net product sales in the fourth quarter of 2015 were from prescriptions written in the U.S. The decrease in JUXTAPID net product sales was attributable to fewer patients on therapy, partially offset by a higher average sales price of JUXTAPID in the U.S. in the fourth quarter of 2015 compared to the same period in 2014. (cnbc.com)
  • 18.6 million, or 85% of net product sales in the third quarter of 2016 were from prescriptions written in the U.S. The decrease in net product sales is primarily attributable to a lower patient base as a result of the introduction of PCSK9 inhibitor products in the U.S. in the third quarter of 2015, partially offset by an increase in international revenue. (cnbc.com)
  • study
  • For example, a recently published study of 800 pain patients treated at a Veterans Affairs facility in North Carolina found that one-quarter of them tested negatively in a urine-screen test for a drug they had been prescribed, while 20 percent of patients tested positively for an illicit drug or a narcotic painkiller that was not prescribed. (nytimes.com)
  • Secondary Endpoints included 50% DPNP reduction at wk12, DPNP during the study, Patient/Clinician Global Impression of Change (PGIC/CGIC) and various questionnaires. (asnevents.com.au)
  • As in many studies on pain, there were significant dropouts which negatively impact on the power of the study. (asnevents.com.au)
  • This study evaluates the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of interferon/ribavirin combination therapy in methadone maintenance (MM) patients with active hepatitis C (HCV). (natap.org)
  • 2016
  • The increase in net product sales in the third quarter of 2016 is attributed to an increase in the number of patients on therapy as well as a significant shipment to Japan in the third quarter of 2016. (cnbc.com)
  • pain
  • For one, the tests are showing that large numbers of pain patients are not taking prescribed drugs or are taking substances not given them by a doctor. (nytimes.com)
  • A decade ago, so-called pain contracts - agreements that essentially allowed a doctor to refuse to continue treating patients who tried to get opiods from other physicans - were popular. (nytimes.com)
  • shown
  • Cyclically, long waiting lists have shown some increased dropout effects, further exacerbating the problem. (wikipedia.org)
  • As recent as 2015, research has shown that in carefully selected patients, people who transition young suffer few ill effects, and maintain a higher level of functioning than before transitioning. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • Patients have different lifestyles and different ocular physiology that influence what we as clinicians prescribe. (newgradoptometry.com)
  • From an exercise standpoint, information about the components of an exercise program is important to tailor a more individualized exercise prescription to different subgroups of patients. (hindawi.com)
  • factors
  • Environmental factors relate both to the environment of the patient and to the physical environment of the clinician's office. (wikipedia.org)
  • face
  • Still, doctors say they now face tough choices about what to do with patients when tests show they are not taking prescribed drugs or are mixing them with unapproved drugs or illegal ones. (nytimes.com)
  • several
  • Several random controlled trials (RCTs) comparing DBT to other forms of cognitive-behavioral treatments have favored the use of DBT to treat borderline patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • levels
  • Because SDF-1α is a substrate of dipeptidyl-peptidase-4 (DPP-4), we investigated whether the DPP-4 inhibitor sitagliptin modulates EPC levels in type 2 diabetic patients. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • care
  • This denial of care can quickly lead to patient dropout. (wikipedia.org)
  • The concept has been applied to numerous aspects of public life, including accessibility of polling stations, care provided to HIV patients, whether men and women have equal opportunities to travel on a spaceship, bilingual education, skin color of models in Brazil, television time for political candidates, army promotions, admittance to universities, and ethnicity in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • decades
  • In a variety of professional roles held over the course of two decades, she has nurtured the mental health of many patients and built her expertise. (visualcv.com)
  • continue
  • But such talks may have only limited success, and some patients continue to test positive for illicit drugs, said Dr. Alford, who is a professor at Boston University. (nytimes.com)
  • Institutionalization would continue to improve throughout the 19th and 20th century due to work of many humanitarians such as Dorethea Dix, and the mental hygiene movement which promoted the physical well-being of the mental patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • For example, if an illicit drug is found, he will tell patients that the use of such a drug also means they are more likely to abuse the narcotic painkiller that he is prescribing them. (nytimes.com)
  • lower
  • Furthermore, obese men and patients with lower baseline COT were least responsive to supervised exercise. (hindawi.com)
  • increase
  • After 4 weeks, as compared with control subjects, patients receiving sitagliptin showed a significant increase in EPCs and SDF-1α and a decrease in MCP-1. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Cardiac emergencies and road traffic accidents are on the increase in Botswana and patients' lives might depend on nurses' CPR knowledge and skills. (scielo.org.za)