Tag: "stabilization" at medical news
Students Devise Oral Quick-dissolve Strips for Rotavirus Vaccine
...s, a San Jose, Calif., firm that possesses vaccine stabilization
technologies and a rotavirus vaccine that is made stable at room temperatures. Seeking a product resembling breath-freshening strips to deliver the vaccine, Vu Truong, cofounder and chief scientific officer at Aridis, contacted Mao. Truong earned a d...
Integrated Trauma Care Facility in Mumbai
...ls would only have faculties for resuscitation and stabilization
of seriously injured patients. Round the clock presence of physicians, staffs and ICU facilities is a must, Shah who left India 34 years back said. "All this effort from our side is not for money. Its our service to the mother land." Source-IANS R...
FDA Approves First-of-its-Kind Drug to Treat Rare Blood Disorder
...iod half of the participants receiving Soliris had stabilization
of blood hemoglobin concentrations compared with no stabilization
among placebo-treated patients. Soliris-treated patients also required significantly fewer blood tra...
More Americans Suffer from Vertebral Compression Fractures
...thologically weak vertebral body before a surgical stabilization
procedure Patients with any of the following criteria should not undergo these procedures: ?A VCF that is completely healed or is responding effectively to conservative therapy ?A VCF that has been present for more than one year ?Greater than 80 to ...
Study Results on Stool DNA Testing for Colon Cancer Announced
...nced marker panel, using a refined DNA capture and stabilization
process, detected 88% of cancers with a specificity of 82%. “This publication is further validation that stool DNA technology offers a powerful tool for physicians and patients in detecting colorectal cancer,” said Don Hardison, EXACT Sciences’ Pres...
Potential Link Between Celiac Disease and Cognitive Decline
... unique in its reversal in two of the patients and stabilization
in one patient. Typically, cognitive decline conti... and study investigator, says that the reversal or stabilization
of the cognitive symptoms in some patients when they underwent gluten withdrawal also argues against...
Perception Stabilized – Thanks to Your Brains
...deo cameras, the brain relies on an internal image stabilization
system to prevent our perception of the world from turning into a blurry mess. Explains lead author Ziad Hafed, Ph.D. "Obviously, the brain has found a solution. In addition to the jumpy video stream, the visual system constantly receives feedback ab...
A Promising New Vaccination Strategy for Late-Stage Melanoma
...another melanoma patient continues to show disease stabilization
31 months out; and several others showed disease s...unosurveillance and immunoediting, vaccine-related stabilization
of cancer would correspond to returning the body from a state of tumor escape to a state of tumor eq...
Drug May Delay Nursing Home Placement for Dementia Patients
...a half months, possibly as a function of temporary stabilization
of cognitive and functional abilities.” According to the Alzheimer’s Association (http://www.alz.org), ChE-Is are designed to increase levels of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger involved in memory and thought processing. The drug, first approved...
Plateau Reached in the Battle against Breast Cancer
...ncluding the increased use of mammography appears, stabilization
of the number of women delaying childbearing and decline in the use of hormones after menopause. Ahmedin Jemal of the American Cancer Society, who helped prepare the analysis of data collected by cancer registries around the country said, "These are...
Obesity: A Notorious Problem among People of Punjab
... transition, representing a tendency toward global stabilization
of population. It is attributed primarily to the rise in adoption rate of family planning from 51 to 56%.'...
Growth Hormone Stimulants help to Combat Aging Symptoms
...owever, this study is the first to show not just a stabilization
of physical function, but an improvement. ‘This is a proof of concept that GHS can help with body composition and physical function,’ Merriam said. ‘These are very encouraging results, and we should examine further whether GHS can help in the long ...
Bihar And Uttar Pradesh Must Take Initiative In Population Control
According to an NGO official India’s population stabilization
solely rests on the two northern states of Bihar a... the highest fertility rates. 'India's population stabilization
is possible if Bihar and Uttar Pradesh take an immediate lead in checking population growth' A.R. Na...
Curtailing AIDS - The Fight has to Go On
...rough a path that can be clearly identified as the stabilization
phase in Tamil Nadu." The successes in Tamil Nadu has been due to the importance given to prevention by more groups working on these projects, implementing programmes that can bring about behavioral changes and better access to care. However many ...
New spinal surgery technique developed by UCSF Surgeon
... and development of resorbable materials for spine stabilization
and growth factor delivery....
Aprotinin in the treatment of hemorrhagic shock trauma patients
...ion of aprotinin resulted in temporary hemodynamic stabilization
and prolonged survival in a model of uncontrolled bleeding. Further studies are needed to establish the possible use of aprotinin in the treatment of trauma patients. The authors stress that in view of the results of this present study and the data...
Sudden Weight Gain Could Increase The Risk Of Heart Disease
...er public health efforts should be aimed at weight stabilization
over the long term and the easiest way to do it is to decrease the amount they eat one eats and increase ones physical activity....
New Treatment for Chronic Eczema
...maintenance treatment of patients who have reached stabilization
will significantly reduce their risk of relapse....