• vascular
  • We measured carotid artery intima media thickness (IMT) and brachial artery flow-mediated dilatation (FMD) by vascular ultrasonography in 61 HIV (+) patients (mean age 41.8 ± 13 yrs, 88.5 % male) attending a tertiary care center, in 30 patients with angiographically documented CAD (positive control) and in 30 healthy subjects. (ahajournals.org)
  • Ranibizumab is a monoclonal antibody that inhibits angiogenesis by inhibiting Vascular endothelial growth factor A, a mechanism similar to Bevacizumab. (wikipedia.org)
  • functional
  • A 2017 systematic review update found that while ranibizumab and bevacizumab provide similar functional outcomes in diabetic macular edema, there is low-certainty evidence suggesting that ranibizumab is more effective in reducing central retinal thickness than bevacizumab. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • Even though stasis of blood in the LA is the most significant factor contributing to SEC, clinical studies have demonstrated correlation with hemorheological abnormalities such as increased hematocrit and increased fibrinogen levels (3,4) . (onlinejacc.org)
  • diagnosis
  • Children born in Los Angeles County with a primary AD diagnosis at ages 3 to 5 years during 1998-2009 were identified and linked to 1995-2006 California birth certificates (7540 children with AD from a cohort of 1 626 354 births). (aappublications.org)
  • Future studies need to examine factors related to nativity and migration that may play a role in the etiology as well as identification and diagnosis of AD in children. (aappublications.org)
  • In fact, the current diagnostic criteria for antisocial personality disorder require a conduct disorder diagnosis before the age of 15. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • For 2 decades, autism prevalence has risen in the United States and now reaches ∼147 per 10 000 children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) by 8 years of age and 21 per 10 000 children with autistic disorder (AD). (aappublications.org)
  • MMMT account for between two and five percent of all tumors derived from the body of the uterus, and are found predominantly in postmenopausal women with an average age of 66 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • major
  • Conduct disorder (CD) is a mental disorder diagnosed in childhood or adolescence that presents itself through a repetitive and persistent pattern of behavior in which the basic rights of others or major age-appropriate norms are violated. (wikipedia.org)
  • In his most recent major paper on the subject, Radcliff and colleagues extend this analysis to a comparative study of the American states, showing that life satisfaction is promoted, controlling for other factors, by the state's level of welfare spending, the degree of economimc regulation in favor of workers or consumers, and its history of rule by liberal (or Democratic) state governments. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • By ANOVA, HIV patients had higher IMT than healthy controls and similar IMT to matched CAD patients (0.64±0.2 vs. 0.54±0.05 vs .0.66±0.08 mm respectively, F=4.2, p=0.01) and lower FMD than healthy controls but higher FMD than matched CAD patients [5.5±2.8 vs. 7.0±3.7 vs. 2.8±2.7 % respectively, F=11.7, p=0. (ahajournals.org)
  • 12 months] had higher PWV values compared to naïve patients [8.3±1.5 vs 7.4±1.6 m/sec respectively, p =0.01)] but similar IMT and FMD values. (ahajournals.org)
  • girls
  • Extreme examples of forced arranged marriage have been observed in some societies, particularly in child marriages of girls below age 12. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment
  • 2 , 4 , 5 Autism phenotype differences with regard to intellectual and language disabilities across race/ethnic groups in the United States may suggest differences in ASD etiology and disparities in diagnostic and treatment-related factors. (aappublications.org)
  • important
  • The economy of England in the Middle Ages, from the Norman invasion in 1066, to the death of Henry VII in 1509, was fundamentally agricultural, though even before the invasion the market economy was important to producers. (wikipedia.org)