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ASGE encourages patients to see a physician if they experience symptoms suggestive of GERD

OAK BROOK, Ill. January 25, 2008 A recent study from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality shows that hospitalizations for disorders caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD rose 103 percent between 1998 and 2005. Also, hospitalizations for patients who had milder forms of GER...

Beijing Legislator Calls on Government to Regulate Sexually Suggestive TV Ads

A Beijing Municipal People's Congress deputy has called on the Chinese Government to introduce strict regulations to eradicate sexually suggestive commercials, at least during the summer and winter holiday periods. Shang Xiyun is said to have been convinced about this after hearing her eig...

AIDS patients face higher risk of HPV-related cancers as immunosuppression grows

...e associating HPV-related invasive cancers with the level of immunosuppression in HIV-positive patients. However, he also cautioned that while highly suggestive the available data to date collectively still fall short of proving a biological relationship between HIV/AIDS and HPV-related cancers. Regarding the ...

Agent Orange Linked to Parkinson's, Heart Disease

...ttle. "Those two have been moved to the limited or suggestive evidence of an association, and those are the only...rkinson's and heart disease, there was "limited or suggestive evidence" of an association between the herbicides...and type 2 diabetes. There was also "limited or suggestive evidence" between a parent's exposure to herbicide...

Limited data suggest possible association between Agent Orange exposure

... WASHINGTON -- A new report from the Institute of Medicine finds suggestive but limited evidence that exposure to Agent Orange and other herbicides use...D -- that contaminated some of the defoliants. A finding of "limited or suggestive evidence of an association" means that the evidence indicates there could b...

Vietnam Veterans of America to VA: Don't Wait for Us to Die: Grant Association to Agent Orange Exposure for Parkinson's, Heart Disease, Hypertension

... reviewing scientific studies of the past few years, the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences has determined there is "limited or suggestive evidence" of an association between Parkinson's disease and ischemic heart disease with exposure to Agent Orange. "We thank the IOM for their...

GIE: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy June issue study highlights

...ng a combination of major and/or minor criteria, categorizes the patient as having EUS features that are (1) consistent with chronic pancreatitis, (2) suggestive of chronic pancreatitis, (3) indeterminate of chronic pancreatitis, (4) normal. The researchers concluded that the new Rosemont classification sys...

Cimzia(R) (certolizumab pegol) Now Available for Self-Administration in Adult Patients With Moderate to Severe Crohn's Disease

...sal relationship of these events to CIMZIA remains unclear. Advise all patients to seek immediate medical attention if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of blood dyscrasias or infection (e.g., persistent fever, bruising, bleeding, pallor) while on CIMZIA. Consider discontinuation of CIMZIA therapy in p...

UCB's CIMZIA(R) (certolizumab pegol) Approved by the U.S. FDA for Adult Patients Suffering From Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis

...sal relationship of these events to CIMZIA remains unclear. Advise all patients to seek immediate medical attention if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of blood dyscrasias or infection (e.g., persistent fever, bruising, bleeding, pallor) while on CIMZIA. Consider discontinuation of CIMZIA ther...

SkinMedica to Co-Promote ACZONE(R) (dapsone) Gel 5% to Pediatricians in the U.S.

...ts with G6PD deficiency using ACZONE(R) Gel 5% developed laboratory changes suggestive of mild hemolysis. If signs and symptoms suggestive of hemolytic anemic occur, ACZONE(R) Gel 5% should be discontinued. ACZONE(...
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deCODE-led Megastudy Finds New Genetic Clues to Causes of Schizophrenia

...chizophrenia Consortium (ISC) and the European-American portion of the Molecular Genetics of Schizophrenia studies (MGS). Twenty-five SNPs with strong suggestive correlation were then followed up in more than 20,000 patients and controls from the Netherlands, Denmark, Germany, Hungary, Norway, Russia, Finland a...

Video: Partnership Unites UCB with Consumer Product Innovator OXO(R)

...sal relationship of these events to CIMZIA remains unclear. Advise all patients to seek immediate medical attention if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of blood dyscrasias or infection (e.g., persistent fever, bruising, bleeding, pallor) while on CIMZIA. Consider discontinuation of CIMZIA therapy in p...

Two-Year Phase III Data Presented at AAN 61st Annual Meeting Show Positive Outcome of Cladribine Tablets in Patients With Multiple Sclerosis

... efficacy and safety of Cladribine Tablets as a monotherapy in patients at risk of developing MS (patients who have experienced a first clinical event suggestive of MS). This trial was announced in September 2008. - The ONWARD (Oral Cladribine Added ON To Rebif New Formulation in Patients With Active Relap...

Intellect Neurosciences, Inc. Announces Independent Studies on Copper Binding Properties of its Lead Candidate OXIGON(TM)

...deposit as plaques in the brains of AD patients. This important new finding that the OXIGON(TM) molecule can bind metal ions such as copper is highly suggestive of a mode of action in common with other compounds, referred to as metal protein attenuating compounds, which have begun to show promising proof of ...

Study of Cannabinoid Medicine for Pain Found Patients Got 'High,' but Effects Not Related to Pain Relief

... and Women's Hospital. "We discovered that both the synthetic cannabinoid medicines we studied and marijuana have similar psychoactive properties and suggestive of an addiction potential." Poster Session Information (Poster 193) Begins: 3:30 PM (Hawaiian Time), Wednesday, January 28, 2009 Ends:...

GSK Reports PROMACTA(R) (eltrombopag) Significantly Increased Platelet Counts and Reduced Bleeding in Long-Term Study of Patients With Chronic ITP

... were not predictive of serious, drug-induced liver injury. One death was reported in the placebo group. There were no clinical or laboratory symptoms suggestive of bone marrow fibrosis in patients taking PROMACTA. Additional GSK Data Presented at ASH (Abstract #401, Abstract #669) A post hoc an...

CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Rapid and Sustained Relief from Signs and Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis for Two Years

...sal relationship of these events to CIMZIA remains unclear. Advise all patients to seek immediate medical attention if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of blood dyscrasias or infection (e.g., persistent fever, bruising, bleeding, pallor) while on CIMZIA. Consider discontinuation of CIMZIA therapy in p...

CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Long-Term Benefit Without Dose Escalation in Crohn's Disease Patients

...sal relationship of these events to CIMZIA remains unclear. Advise all patients to seek immediate medical attention if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of blood dyscrasias or infection (e.g., persistent fever, bruising, bleeding, pallor) while on CIMZIA. Consider discontinuation of CIMZIA therapy in p...

CIMZIA(R) (certolizumab pegol) Reduces Intestinal Lesions and Induces Endoscopic Improvement in Crohn's Patients

...sal relationship of these events to CIMZIA remains unclear. Advise all patients to seek immediate medical attention if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of blood dyscrasias or infection (e.g., persistent fever, bruising, bleeding, pallor) while on CIMZIA. Consider discontinuation of CIMZIA therapy in...

Five-Year Data Confirm That Early Treatment with Betaseron(R) at First Sign of Disease Can Delay Progression to MS

... beta-1b) treatment in patients with a first event suggestive of multiple sclerosis (MS) significantly delayed t...interferon beta-1b) after the first clinical event suggestive of MS. Overall, results from the trial showed that...patients presenting with a single clinical episode suggestive of MS. A total of 468 patients with a first clinic...
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Full-body scan

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Testicular torsion

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Retardation

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Myotonic Dystrophy

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Lymphadenopathy

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Gonococcal arthritis

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Acoustic trauma

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Scientific evidence of health problems from past contamination of drinking water at Camp Lejeune is limited and unlikely to be resolved with further study

...d in workplace settings, contained insufficient evidence to justify causal inference for any health effects. However, the committee found "limited or suggestive evidence of an association" between chronic exposure to TCE, PCE, or a mixture of solvents, and some diseases and disorders, including cancers of the ...

New book expands field data available on orangutans

...s among orangutans that were either unknown or at best only hinted at in the past." Though some of the data reported in the book's chapters remain suggestive because they were not collected to today's methodological standards, "that points the way forward, in the sense of indicating what aspects of oranguta...

New genetic markers for ulcerative colitis identified, researchers report in Nature Genetics

...diverse cellular processes. PLA2G2E, IFNG, IL26 and IL22 are known to play a role in inflammation and the immune response. The study also found highly suggestive associations between ulcerative colitis and genetic markers on chromosome 7q31 within or near the laminin, beta 1 (LAMB1) gene, which is a member of a...

CAPHOSOL relieves oral mucositis and improves quality-of-life in cancer patients

...e Aids Quality of Life for Head/Neck Chemoradiation Patients. These data confirm high levels of patient and practitioner satisfaction with CAPHOSOL, suggestive of quality-of-life benefits. The poster reports that more than half (52 percent) of the HNC patients said they were very satisfied with CAPHOSOL in t...

Hyperviscous fluids: Better treatment for severe blood loss

...d flowing as soon as possible, and increasing the viscosity of blood may not make any sense to them, said Intaglietta. However, our results are highly suggestive that increasing viscosity rather and partially restoring blood volume is a better way to increase blood flow through tissues. These findings also are ...

Ugandan monkeys harbor evidence of infection with unknown poxvirus

...llinois and lead author on the study. Considering that we found evidence for a new poxvirus pretty much in the first place that we chose to look is suggestive that the actual diversity of poxviruses in nature, especially in relatively unstudied areas like sub-Saharan Africa, may be much greater than we origi...

Vitamin D in brain function

...g and memory, motor control, and possibly even maternal and social behavior. The review also discusses studies in both humans and animals that present suggestive though not definitive evidence of cognitive or behavioral consequences of vitamin D inadequacy. The authors discuss possible reasons for the apparent ...

Study examines genetic defects linked to body abnormalities in patients with childhood cancer

... abnormalities] and asymmetric lower limbs), the researchers identified statistically significant patterns of co-occurring morphological abnormalities suggestive of new tumor predisposition syndromes. Thirty-four patients fit one of the two tumor predisposition patterns. We conclude that the high incidence o...

Study of African traditional medicine will begin world-first clinical trial

...t study of its kind, according to Folk. Other projects will focus on Artemisia afra, which is widely used to treat respiratory infections. There is suggestive evidence that A. afra might be useful in treating Tuberculosis, which will be explored by TICIPS researchers from the University of Texas Medical Bran...

Rare cancer-causing syndrome found, for the first time, in Singapore

...f the Department of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Centre Singapore. In a selected population of young breast cancer women with a family history suggestive of LFS, genetic testing may help to identify the syndrome, said Lee. Since LFS greatly increases the risk of developing several types of cancer, it wo...
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Cimzia(R) (certolizumab pegol) Provides Long-Term Remission and Response Rates in Infliximab-Refractory Crohn's Patients

...sal relationship of these events to CIMZIA remains unclear. Advise all patients to seek immediate medical attention if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of blood dyscrasias or infection (e.g., persistent fever, bruising, bleeding, pallor) while on CIMZIA. Consider discontinuation of CIMZIA therapy in p...

Amorcyte Reports Phase I Results of AMR-001 to Improve Recovery From Severe Heart Attack at ACC Annual Scientific Session

...t vascularization. Strikingly, this analysis found a significant association between injected cell volume and improvement in ejection fraction that is suggestive of a dose effect. This summation of prior studies supports Amorcyte's subsequent prospective findings. "Having successfully confirmed a dose ef...

New Data Suggest CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Active in Treating Moderate to Severe Crohn's Patients With Fistulizing Disease

...onship of these events to CIMZIA (R) remains unclear. Advise all patients to seek immediate medical attention if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of blood dyscrasias or infection (e.g., persistent fever, bruising, bleeding, pallor) while on CIMZIA (R) . Consider discontinuation of CIMZIA ...

Nile Therapeutics Announces Positive Interim Data from Phase 2a Study of CD-NP in Patients with Heart Failure

...on period. These data suggest that CD-NP may preserve renal function in this patient population. "The rate and magnitude of the reduction in PCWP is suggestive of a potential role for CD-NP in rapid relief of symptoms in acute decompensated heart failure patients," said Uri Elkayam, M.D., Director of the Hear...

Anesiva Announces Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Update

...reclinical study demonstrated that a single dose of Adlea caused a prolonged decrease in specific neuronal markers and the TRPV1 receptor, suggestive of desensitization of the nerve fibers, which gradually reversed several weeks following treatment. Additional Development -- Anesiva ...

Aridol(TM) Endorsed by International Olympic Committee

...piratory symptoms such as recurrent breathlessness, cough, wheezing, chest tightness and excessive mucous production are common in athletes and may be suggestive of asthma. As these symptoms alone cannot be relied upon to make a diagnosis of asthma in an athlete and clinical examination may be normal, objective...

SleepQuest Raises Awareness of Sleep Disorders

...sands suffering from sleep apnea that go untreated," said Schulman. "If the quality of your sleep is not restful or restorative, and you have symptoms suggestive of sleep apnea, you should seek help." For more than 10 years, SleepQuest has established itself as a leader in at-home testing and treatment of sle...

'Move to AMITIZA' Advertising Campaign Underscores the Power of Not Letting Chronic Constipation Slow People Down

... Idiopathic Constipation in adults. AMITIZA is contraindicated in patients with known mechanical gastrointestinal obstruction. Patients with symptoms suggestive of mechanical gastrointestinal obstruction should be thoroughly evaluated by the treating physician to confirm the absence of such an obstruction prio...

FDA Accepts Sucampo's sNDA for Lubiprostone (8 mcg) for the Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Constipation (IBS-C)

...of Chronic Idiopathic Constipation in adults. AMITIZA should not be used in patients with a known gastrointestinal obstruction. Patients with symptoms suggestive of mechanical gastrointestinal obstruction should be evaluated to confirm the absence of such an obstruction prior to initiating AMITIZA treatment. T...

Dendreon Announces Publication of Phase 1 Study Highlighting Immunologic and Clinical Activity of Lapuleucel-T (Neuvenge(R)) in Advanced Breast Cancer Patients

...dicine and neurosurgery at the University of California, San Francisco and lead author of the publication. "These observations are encouraging and are suggestive of the clinical benefit of NEUVENGE, particularly in light of the aggressive cancer seen in these patients who had progressed while on standard therap...
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