Navigation Links
Fever in Medical Technology

Aethlon Medical to Present at the 2009 RedChip Small-Cap Investor Conference on June 16, 2009

... threats. These include: Dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF), Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF), Lassa hemorrhagic fever (LHF), H5N1 avian influenza (Bird Flu), the ...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals Submits Acetavance New Drug Application for the Treatment of Acute Pain and Fever

... for the treatment of acute pain and fever in adults and children. If approved, Acetavance ... approved intravenous agent for the treatment of fever in the United States. "Submission of the ... used medication for the treatment of pain and fever in the United States and is available in more ...

Corgenix, Tulane Announce Award of NIH Grant Extending Hemorrhagic Fever Virus Product Development Program

... Recent Lassa fever outbreaks in Africa show vital need for new ... test kits for the detection of viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF). The National Institutes of Health ... admitted to hospitals have Lassa fever. Lassa fever is also associated with occasional epidemics, ...

Sanofi Pasteur Dengue Vaccine Enters Pediatric Efficacy Clinical Study

... serotypes of the virus responsible for dengue fever in 100 percent of adults who participated in ... with adults and children. About dengue fever Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne disease caused by four types ...

U.S. Navy and U.S. Army to Develop Dengue DNA Vaccine Formulated With Vical's Vaxfectin(R) Adjuvant

... the scourge of the tropics today, just as yellow fever was before the widespread use of an effective ... where healthcare is limited. Dengue fever can be caused by any one of four serotypes of ... family, which includes West Nile virus and yellow fever virus. Dengue virus is spread by mosquitoes, and ...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Provides Clinical Program Update

... Trial of Acetavance(TM) for the Treatment of fever Achieves Primary Endpoint ... a more rapid onset of action in the treatment of fever compared to oral acetaminophen. In addition, ... Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of fever in adults. In addition to the positive data from ...

Study Finds Fever may Lead to Improved Behavior in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

... children with ASD during and after an episode of fever and found that fewer autistic-like behaviors were ... compared to controls. Understanding how fever affects the behaviors of children with ASD may ... changes observed with the onset of fever in children with ASD suggest that the different ...

Demand for VScan Dengue Fever Test Kits Increases

... to announce that the demand for its VScan Dengue fever Kit is increasing. Dengue fever is spreading across Latin America and the ... late for treatment. There is no drug for Dengue fever but early diagnosis resulting in proper treatment ...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals Completes Enrollment of Pivotal Phase III Trial for Intravenous Acetaminophen Ahead of Schedule

... analgesic to treat acute pain and fever without the unwanted side effects associated with ... Completed Treatment of fever in adults Ongoing Treatment of fever in adults comparing intravenous and oral ...

New One-Year Data from REMICADE(R) SONIC Trial Show Sustained Efficacy Compared with Azathioprine in Treatment of Crohn's Disease

... abdominal pain, fever, or severe tiredness. Blood disorders - fever that doesn't go away, bruising, bleeding or severe paleness. ... chest pain, high or low blood pressure, swelling of face and hands, and fever or chills. Lupus-like syndrome - chest discomfort or pain that ...

Schering-Plough Highlights Hepatitis C Clinical Data Presentations at the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) Annual Meeting

... induced fatigue or headache in approximately two-thirds of patients, with fever or rigors in approximately half of the patients. The severity of some of these systemic symptoms (e.g., fever and headache) tends to decrease as treatment continues. There was a ...

Final Results of Boceprevir Phase II HCV SPRINT-1 Study Showed Significantly Higher SVR Rates Compared to Standard of Care in Treatment-Naive Genotype 1 Hepatitis C Patients

... induced fatigue or headache in approximately two-thirds of patients, with fever or rigors in approximately half of the patients. The severity of some of these systemic symptoms (e.g., fever and headache) tends to decrease as treatment continues. There was a ...

FDA Approves an Expanded Indication for Peginterferon-Based Combination Therapy for Patients With Chronic Hepatitis C

... induced fatigue or headache in approximately two-thirds of patients, with fever or rigors in approximately half of the patients. The severity of some of these systemic symptoms (e.g., fever and headache) tends to decrease as treatment continues. There was a ...

Children and Orthopaedic Surgical Emergencies

... bone or joint and within days can lead to: A high fever Severe swelling Redness and a great deal of pain ... is spreading quickly," noted Dr. Herman, "or one that is associated with a fever or swelling." Another serious pediatric orthopaedic condition that ...

Study Finds DOXIL(R) Combination Therapy Delays Disease Progression for Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer

... (DOXIL vs topotecan, respectively) included: asthenia (40% vs 51%), fever (21% vs 31%), nausea (46% vs 63%), stomatitis (41% vs 15%), ... (<150,000 platelets/mm3, 61%), nausea (18%), asthenia (7%), fever (8%), alopecia (9%), vomiting (8%), diarrhea (5%), and stomatitis ...

Pooled-Analysis of 54 Clinical Studies Shows No Increased Risk of Heart Attack With Abacavir Therapy

... ZIAGEN, stop taking ZIAGEN and call your doctor right away: 1. fever 2. Rash 3. Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or abdominal (stomach area) pain ... include nausea, vomiting, tiredness, headache, diarrhea, trouble sleeping, fever and chills, and loss of appetite. Most of these side effects did not cause ...

Cardium's Innercool Therapies Unit Announces Publication of Positive Effects of Early and Rapid Hypothermia Following Heart Attack

... and in recovery / intensive care, and as an adjunctive treatment for fever control in patients with cerebral infarction and intracerebral hemorrhage. ... bodies and is intended for use in less acute settings such as in-hospital fever management. About Cardium Cardium Therapeutics, Inc. and its ...

ERBITUX(R) Meets Primary Endpoint of Increasing Survival in Phase III Lung Cancer Study

... (3%), dermatologic toxicity (1%), interstitial lung disease (0.4%), fever (5%), sepsis (3%), kidney failure (2%), pulmonary embolus (1%), ... single agent (N=103) were acneform rash (76%), asthenia (45%), pain (28%), fever (27%) and weight loss (27%). The most common adverse events seen in ...

Video: FDA Approves INVEGA(R) SUSTENNA(TM) for the Acute and Maintenance Treatment of Schizophrenia

... associated with decreases in the counts of white cells in circulating blood. If you have a history of low white blood cell counts or have unexplained fever or infection, then please contact your doctor right away. INVEGA((R)) SUSTENNA(TM) can make some people feel dizzy, sleepy, or less alert. ...

Trius Announces Positive Results From Phase 2 Clinical Trial of Torezolid in Patients With Complicated Skin and Skin Structure Infections

... said Philippe Prokocimer, M.D., Chief Medical Officer of Trius. "Two-thirds of the patients treated had systemic signs of infection, such as fever or elevated white blood cell counts. The fact that the lowest dose of 200 mg was as efficacious as the higher doses also provides for a broad safety ...

Horizon Therapeutics' HZT-501 Significantly Reduces Incidence of NSAID-Induced Upper Gastrointestinal Ulcers in Patients With Mild-to-Moderate Pain

... including ulcers. NSAIDs block enzymes and reduce prostaglandins throughout the body and as a consequence, ongoing inflammation, pain, and fever are reduced. Because the prostaglandins that protect the stomach are reduced, NSAIDs often cause ulcers in the stomach. NSAID-induced GI toxicity ...

Study Showed Lilly's GEMZAR(R) (gemcitabine HCl for injection) Improved Progression-Free Survival in Cervical Cancer Patients

... bothers you or that does not go away, be sure to talk with your healthcare professional. Call your healthcare professional right away if you have fever or chills. These symptoms could mean you have an infection. You will have regular blood tests before and during your treatment with GEMZAR. Your ...

Semafore's SF1126, a Vascular Targeted Pan-PI3K/mTOR Inhibitor, Is Well Tolerated and Demonstrates Activity in Phase I Solid Tumor Patients

... between cycles. SF1126 was well tolerated. The most common side effects were grade 1 or 2 vomiting (42%), nausea (39%), diarrhea (33%), fever (22%), fatigue (19%), chills (14%), and puritis (11%). There were two patients with grade 3 toxicity, one with diarrhea, the other with urticaria ...

Compared to Standard Therapies, Pixantrone Decreases Time to Achieve Complete Remission by 47% in Relapsed Aggressive Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

... of therapy, with 84% receiving 5 of 6 cycles of treatment. Pixantrone recipients had a low incidence of severe neutropenia complicated by either fever or documented infections, or severe vomiting or diarrhea. Pixantrone patients also experienced a low incidence of hair loss, a very common side ...

Early Switch from IV to Oral Meds Is Effective for Children with Acute Bone Infection

... in one percent of all pediatric hospitalizations. Typically caused by the common bacteria Staphylococcus aureus , osteomyelitis usually appears as a fever with some discomfort in a child's leg or arm resulting from the bone infection. The average age of children with the condition is five years. ...

Jennerex Treats First Patients in Phase 2 JX-594 Trial for Liver Cancer

... vaccine business, Green Cross has successfully developed one of the earliest vaccines against Hepatitis B (Hepavax), the first Epidemic Hemorrhagic fever vaccine and the world's second chicken pox vaccine. Green Cross is developing recombinant Factor VIII and Factor IX for hemophilia, Hepatitis B ...

Observational Study Finds Changes in Medicare Reimbursement for Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents Associated With Increased Need for Blood Transfusion

... in patients with an underlying history of hypertension or cardiovascular disease. In studies, the most common side effects included fever (pyrexia), diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, swelling of hands or feet (edema), lack or loss of strength or weakness (asthenia, fatigue), shortness of ...

Wyeth Submits European Marketing Authorization Application for its 13-Valent Vaccine for the Prevention of Pneumococcal Disease in Infants and Young Children

... Prevenar (PCV7) In clinical studies (n=18,168) in children, the most frequently reported adverse events included injection site reactions, fever (greater than or equal to 38 degrees C/100.4 degrees F), irritability, drowsiness, restless sleep, decreased appetite, vomiting, diarrhea, and rash. ...

Horizon Therapeutics Announces Two Pivotal HZT-501 Phase 3 Trials Meet Primary Endpoints

... ulcers. NSAIDs block enzymes and reduce prostaglandins throughout the body and as a consequence, ongoing inflammation, pain, and fever are reduced. Since the prostaglandins that protect the stomach are reduced, NSAIDs often cause ulcers in the stomach. NSAID-induced GI toxicity ...

Data From Investigational Use of PROCRIT(R) (Epoetin alfa) Presented at American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting

... in patients with an underlying history of hypertension or cardiovascular disease. -- In studies, the most common side effects included fever (pyrexia), diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, swelling of hands or feet (edema), lack or loss of strength or weakness (asthenia, fatigue), ...

New Findings Show Efficacy of REMICADE(R) Compared With Azathioprine in Treatment of Crohn's Disease According to First-of-its Kind Study

... REMICADE. Signs of an allergic reaction include hives, difficulty breathing, chest pain, high or low blood pressure, swelling of face and hands, and fever or chills. Tell your doctor if you have experienced a severe allergic reaction. The most common side effects of REMICADE are: respiratory infections, ...

Micromet Presents Data at ESMO 2008 on Anti-EpCAM Antibody Adecatumumab (MT201) in Combination with Chemotherapy

... being the main toxicity at higher doses. Other frequently observed adverse events included nausea, vomiting, stomatitis, constipation, fatigue, fever and chills. No increase in adverse events or laboratory abnormalities typically seen with docetaxel was observed. The overall response rate ...

Logical Therapeutics Inc. Commences Double-Blind, Randomized Study of Their Lead Program, LT-NS001

... a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). NSAIDs are the most common medications taken worldwide for the treatment of pain, inflammation, fever and arthritis, including both rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and osteoarthritis (OA). "Despite a long history of successfully treating patients for pain ...

CDC Misses Target With Flawed MMR/Autism Study

... absence of MMR RNA does not mean that MMR shot didn't precipitate the GI disease and didn't precipitate autism. A similar example would be rheumatic fever where the infection is cleared quickly but damage to the heart and/or brain last a lifetime. Public confidence in the safety of vaccines is at risk ...

Study Reveals Potential for NT-proBNP as a Marker to Predict Cardiovascular Risks From Anti-Inflammatory Drugs

... an enzyme involved in the inflammation pathway. This inhibition provides relief from the symptoms of the inflammation process; for example, fever and pain. These drugs are routinely used to treat patients with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and other pathologies associated with ...

Jennerex Publishes Clinical Trial Data With Lead Product JX-594 Demonstrating Efficacy Against Liver Cancer and Associated Hepatitis B Virus

... vaccine business, Green Cross has successfully developed one of the earliest vaccines against Hepatitis B (Hepavax), the first Epidemic Hemorrhagic fever vaccine and the world's second chicken pox vaccine. Green Cross is developing anticancer drugs such as Greenstatin (anti-angiogenic peptide) and ...

Observational Studies Assess the Potential Impact of Limiting Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agent Availability on Frequency of Blood Transfusions

... in patients with an underlying history of hypertension or cardiovascular disease. -- In studies, the most common side effects included fever (pyrexia), diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, swelling of hands or feet (edema), lack or loss of strength or weakness (asthenia, fatigue), shortness ...

Wyeth Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for its 13-valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine for Infants and Toddlers

... Safety Information about PREVNAR In clinical trials (n=18,168), the most frequently reported adverse events included injection site reactions, fever (greater than or equal to 38 degrees C/100.4 degrees F), irritability, drowsiness, restless sleep, decreased appetite, vomiting, diarrhea, and rash. ...

New Eloxatin(R) (oxaliplatin injection) Prescribing Information in the U.S. Includes Six-Year Overall Survival Data

... in the number of white blood cells) was the most frequently reported side effect, affecting 78.9% of patients. Neutropenia was complicated by fever or infection in only 1.8% of cases. Peripheral sensory neuropathy ("tingling or numbness" in the fingers or toes) occurred in 92.1% of patients ...

Jennerex Publishes Promising Results from Cancer Clinical Trial of JX-594 in Lancet Oncology

... vaccine business, Green Cross has successfully developed one of the earliest vaccines against Hepatitis B (Hepavax), the first Epidemic Hemorrhagic fever vaccine and the world's second chicken pox vaccine. Green Cross is developing anticancer drugs such as Greenstatin (anti-angiogenic peptide) and ...
Other Contents
(Date:8/22/2014)... RIVERSIDE, Calif. Thomson Reuters , a leading ... five researchers at the University of California, Riverside in ... brightest minds of our times." , To generate the ... (2002-2012) to identify researchers whose published work has had ... included among some 3,200 individuals who published the greatest ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... remember the after-effects, including pain, swelling or redness. These ... the injury. When tissue in the body is damaged, ... An inflammatory response acts as a protective mechanism to ... after injuries such as wounds and burns. However, the ... which foreign material is introduced, for example when synthetics ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... reductase (DHCR24) is a multifunctional enzyme ... and has neuroprotective and cholesterol-synthesizing activities. ... caused by amyloid β deposition. Dr. ... University in China constructed two recombinant ... DHCR24 expression specifically in neuronal cells. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):5 UC Riverside scientists among world's most influential scientific minds 2Tissue regeneration using anti-inflammatory nanomolecules 2
(Date:8/22/2014)... somatic mutation at amino acid 918 in the RET ... cell lung cancer (SCLC) tumors and enforced expression of ... signaling and cell growth. , SCLC is a highly ... lung cancers and is strongly associated with tobacco smoking. ... examined for genomic alterations and targeted therapies are approved ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Restore My Vision Today , a ... to help people discover how they can get rid ... instead improving their eyesight naturally has caught the attention ... “There’s a reason why the glasses and contacts industry ... people just assume that it’s their only option to ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Mueller Sports Medicine is excited to ... new product that provides non-drug instant relief for plantar ... you heal. The package includes 7 days of relief, ... – it is not kinesiology tape. It’s made in ... for Plantar Fasciitis is a breakthrough in the ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... News) -- Back-to-school time provides an opportunity for parents ... family schedules, an expert suggests. "Forget New Year,s ... also be the start of a new fitness and ... kinesiology at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, ... extracurricular activities likely to build up, "it,s important for ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... CLEVELAND Renal artery stenting to open blockages ... have historically been excluded from modern clinical trials, ... e-published in Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions ... Interventions (SCAI). , University Hospitals Case Medical Center,s ... and Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Novel oncogenic RET mutation found in small cell lung cancer 2Health News:Restore My Vision Today: Review Exposes Natural Eye Restoration Guide by Dr. Sen and Dr. Samantha Pearson 2Health News:Mueller Introduces FasciaDerm® PFTape™ System for Plantar Fasciitis 2Health News:With Kids in School, Parents Can Work Out 2Health News:UH Case Medical Center's Dr. Parikh authors SCAI paper on renal artery stenosis treatment 2Health News:UH Case Medical Center's Dr. Parikh authors SCAI paper on renal artery stenosis treatment 3
Other TagsOther Tags