Tag: "review" at medical news
Biologics valuable treatment option for patients with inflammatory bowel disease
...with other treatments. Gastroenterologists need to review
and consider the side effects and significant costs when determining the best treatment course for their patients.” The treatment goal for IBD patients has been to alleviate symptoms associated with these diseases and many gastroenterologists rely o...
Advanced therapy offers cure for relapsed cancer patient
...e institution that is not a randomized study. This review
looks at the outcome of 184 patients with metastat... raised and more patients are being saved.” “This review
confirms that high-dose chemotherapy combined with a stem cell transplant can provide a cure for a g...
Those Who Cure can Kill Dire Prophesy of the doctors Plot
...ast, Prime Minister Gordon Brown himself ordered a review
of recruitment procedures by NHS. Brushing aside a statement by NHS Employers, the new Prime Minister told the Commons that the national health service would be asked to expand background checks on highly-skilled migrants before considering them f...
Bio-defense Lab Ordered Shut Down as Researchers Get Infected
... investigation of Texas A&M came about through its review
of select-agent labs that are vying to host the fe...nformation was gleaned from the Sunshine Project's review
of publicly accessible biosafety committee meeting minutes at the facilities. "There is no reason no...
Manmohan Singh to Inaugurate Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Conference
... Puraskar will also be taken up for discussion and review
under rural sanitation. The usage of web based i...upply for all future programmes will be key to the review
process. Development Minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, Water Resources Minister Saifuddin Soz and ...
Therapeutic Cancer Vaccine Trials
...ing at cancer vaccine trials the wrong way". In a review
of five prostate cancer vaccine trials, NCI resear...mune system into attacking tumor cells. In their review
Schlom and his colleagues looked at two cell-based vaccines, Sipuleucel-T (Provenge) and GVAX, as we...
Nutrition Education Has Proved to Be Futile
... two to five, the rate has tripled. However, the review
also holds out a promise. It says that there may be a solutions found in limited studies currently being tested around the country. In some situations, obese and overweight children can lose weight and get healthy through rigorous hospital and clinic...
Diabetics Risking Health by Using Alternative Medications Without Consultation
...s well," she said. The researcher carried out a review
of international health literature, and found that...17 to 72 per cent between different countries, the review
suggested that nearly half of diabetics supplemented their conventional medicines with some form of ...
Australian Patients Who Received Vitamin Injection Infected With Hepatitis C
...ported that the State Government wants a national review
of "quack" natural therapies, believing they are "inherently dangerous". Dr Hameiri has been referred to the NSW Medical Board and Health Care Complaints Commission, but has been allowed to keep practising. An inquiry found that the spread of the ...
More Indian Doctors Questioned in Australia as UK Terror Plot Inquiry Widens
... he added, he expected the federal government to review
the screening process for migrants to Australia if necessary....
Organically Grown Food More Healthier
...ation is now pressing the Food Standards Agency to review
its guidance on the merits of organic as opposed to conventional fruit and vegetables. Peter Melchett, its policy director, said that there was now a rapidly growing body of evidence which showed significant differences between the nutritional compos...
Inaccuracies in Cardiac PET-CT Scanning
... recommends they seek a second opinion and request review
of their PET-CT scans for these errors in matching the PET and CT images. Alternatively, traditional or pure PET without the CT component is less subject to this problem. However, Gould cautioned: Alternative non-invasive technologies such standard...
NanoSensors Provides Update on Its Biosensor to Detect E.coli and Salmonella
...usly expected. Although the Company continues to review
multiple alternatives in order to strengthen its internal resources, the Company has determined to also explore entering into strategic relationships with a third party in order to facilitate the testing and commercialization of its biosensor product...
Napo Obtains Special Protocol Assessment Agreement From FDA for Crofelemer
...d received approval from the principal independent review
board (IRB) overseeing the ADVENT trial. The ADVENT trial -- (Anti-Diarrhea therapy in HIV disease-Emerging treatmeNT concepts) is a randomized, double-blind, parallel-group, placebo- controlled, two-stage, adaptive design study to assess the effic...
Overdose of Paracetamol was Dropped
...ed by Dr. Robert Myers used administrative data to review
over 1500 patients hospitalised for acetaminophen overdose between 1995 and 2004. Since 1995, the hospitalisation rate has dropped 41% from 19.6 per 100 000 population to 12.1 per 100 000 in 2004. Myers team found that although for under 50s the ra...
BMA Scotland Calls for Public Debate on How Best to Increase Organ Donation Rates
...ctors believe that the time is right to consider a review
of the current organ donation system and look at new ways to improve donation rates. Dr George Fernie, a member of the BMAs Scottish Council, said: The BMA has actively supported efforts to improve transplantation rates in the UK. But despite an...
Ban on Hookah Smoking Should Stay, Argue Doctors
...large amount of smoke, they conclude. A separate review
article also published in this weeks BMJ highlights the importance of helping patients to stop smoking as young as possible. It points to evidence that, beyond 40, people lose three months of life expectancy for every further year of smoking....
Tobacco Firm's Research Funds Spark Protest in SKorea
...rch was endorsed by the university's institutional review
board. Other hospitals have also secured approval from their own review
boards. "We decided to push ahead with the research after the board ruled it would not breach rese...
Signalife Recorder Transmits Heart Rate Data From Champ Car Driver in Real-Time
...channels in the internal recorder memory for later review
by the physicians. Continuous ECG recording with live transmission capability has never been previously done on open-cockpit race car drivers. As a leader in motorsport safety, the Champ Car World Series and its Medical Director Dr. Chris Pinderski...
Deficiency of Vitamin D Levels may Be Common in Healthy Kids
...lood levels of vitamin D in children, as well as a review
of the current recommendations for vitamin D intake. The study appears in the current issue of the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition....
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