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The Effect Of Pain Relievers In Treating Kids With Migraine Questioned
...iety. Researchers evaluated over 166 articles and abstracts
on children ages 3 to 18 to determine the best treatment for migraines in these patients. Results showed acetaminophen and ibuprofen, both over-the-counter pain relievers, are safe and effective to use as a migraine treatment in children and adolesce...
Adult Stem Cells From Fat Tissues For Healing
...ing September 10-13, 2005. In total, 47 research abstracts
will be presented from both academia and the private sector. Findings suggest that adipose-derived stem cells can be used to repair or regenerate new blood vessels, cardiac muscle, nerves, bones and other tissue, potentially helping heart attack vict...
SNM recognizes exemplary contributors in nuclear medicine
...l School. Nearly 2,000 scientific and technologist abstracts
were presented at this meeting covering a wide range of topics including cardiology (ischemia, coronary artery stenosis, coronary angiography); neurology (Alzheimer’s, obesity, dementia, ADHD, anorexia nervosa); oncology (pancreas, breast and lung ca...
Highlights from World Transplant Congress
...ote speeches from the Congress, as well as the WTC abstracts
that received the highest scores during abstract review. "In 2006 the potential exists for further transplant therapies for a wider range of diseases, benefiting ever more patients and their families," said Prof. Kathryn J. Wood, President of The Tra...
Prematurity More Accurately Predicted by Advances in Proteomic Technology
...dicine researchers who presented their work in two abstracts
at the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Confere...s an MR score of 3 or 4,” said first author on the abstracts
Irina Buhimschi, M.D., assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductiv...
Women’s Health Takes the Spotlight in Ma
...sex differences. The meeting agenda and a call for abstracts
for poster presentations can be found on their Web site, www.ossdweb.org. This is a great opportunity to get in on the ground level of reporting on research into health differences between the sexes. Source-Newswis SRM...
Use Filtered Blood for Transfusion: Expert
...er." Blumberg's group reviewed approximately 520 abstracts
and nine published randomized clinical trials, on the risks and benefits of using leukoreduced blood. They assessed the statistical methods that were used in each study, and found what they believed to be flawed data in some cases. The chief problem,...
UK Researchers Call for Safety Studies of New Anti-epilepsy Drugs for Children
...s often possible to find data, either from journal abstracts
or the drug company, which can help you calculate a safe and effective dose of a drug."...
Online Education Program Better Source of Information for Patients
...rs. Patients also have access to medical journal abstracts
and research studies written in an easy-to-understand format. "Again, this format takes the patient to accurate and up-to-date information," Pia said. "Other Internet sites may be replete with misinformation. It may be difficult for the average pat...