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Study to look at aspirin as aid to conception, healthy pregnancy
... pill daily. The women will come to the UB study clinic
twice a month for two months and will be followed for an additional four months in the clinic
or by telephone. If they become pregnant they will be followed throughout the pregnancy. Participa...
Biotechnology Study Center honors Joan V. Ruderman, Salvador Moncada and Charles N. Serhan
...et and effector of a score of compounds now in the clinic
for the treatment of cardiovascular and rheumatic ...et and effector of a score of compounds now in the clinic
for the treatment of cardiovascular and rheumatic diseases. The NYU Alumnus Achievement Award: C...
JCI table of contents: March 15, 2007
...fore these observations can be translated into the clinic
for the treatment of individuals with cancer. TITLE: Ablation of Cbl-b provides protection against transplanted and spontaneous tumors AUTHOR CONTACT: Hua Gu Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA. Phone: ...
New placenta screening for high-risk pregnancies
... to 40 per cent of high-risk mothers we see in our clinic
experience placental damage, says Dr. John Kingdom, Principal Investigator of the study and Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist at Mount Sinai Hospital. The research is among the first to look at placenta health a vital life line between mother and f...
New OHSU senior care program gets $2.5M boost
... the program, which meant a savings of $99,000 per clinic
in additional revenue that paid for the cost of the care manager. "If a patient is in crisis, the ability to refer them immediately to the care manager who can sit with them and talk with them about issues, do some formal assessment and get them to...
Carnegie Mellon University research shows how sensory-deprived brain compensates
... of "forced use" therapy is already applied in the clinic
for patients with motor deficits. For example, a patient who suffers a brain injury is made to use a poorly performing arm with the expectation that the brain may be plastic enough to assist that arm in recovering motion. "We think that our we...
InfoSNM highlights advances in computer, information sciences for molecular imaging
..." he added. From June 35, novel researchfor the clinic
or research labwill be presented in six computer presentation sessions. Times have been designated for presenters to describe their work, give demonstrations and answer questions. Topics include the development of a PET/CT database of patient info...
Coarse particulate matter in air may harm hearts of asthma sufferers, UNC study finds
...a campus. Each study participant took part in nine clinic
visits: five the first week, and four spaced randomly over the subsequent six to 11 weeks. Data collection took place between September 2003 and July 2004. During the study, outdoor air levels of coarse particulate matter ranged between zero to 14.6 ...
HIV survival improves if patients stay in care
...re diagnosed between 1997-1998 at a VA hospital or clinic
and began treatment after Jan. 1, 1997. Researchers divided the men into four groups based on the number of quarters in the first year after starting treatment that they visited their HIV physicians or health care provider. Sixty-four percent of t...
Stem cells may look malignant, not act it
...k in the culture dish but may not translate to the clinic
or the hospital room, and for many reasons. One of the reasons could be bone marrow contamination." In their study, UF researchers evaluated two women who underwent bone marrow transplantation and subsequently developed colonic adenomas, four women...
Rapid syphilis testing in Haiti will prevent congenital disease and stillbirths
...ate diagnosis and treatment initiation at a single clinic
visit. According to the World Health Organizatio...ost rural women, making even one repeat visit to a clinic
to learn the results of a test and be treated is too much of a personal burden. Requiring only one c...
Gene expression patterns predict rapid decline in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients
... a lung transplant. Based on observations in the clinic
that some IPF patients display a more rapidly progressing disease course, researchers at the Simmons Center for Interstitial Lung Disease at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, collaborating with pulmonary scientists in Mexico and Califo...
Older men may not live as long if they have low testosterone
...for what Barrett-Connor predicts will be the final clinic
visit. Another newly funded grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will allow analysis of information gathered over the course of the study to provide new insights on the link between heart disease risk and cognitive function. "Alt...
Ultra deep sequencing identifies HIV drug resistance at early stage
...ent. Therefore, the current technology used in the clinic
may miss many low-level resistant HIV strains that can grow rapidly under drug selection pressure and lead to therapy failure. This study clearly shows that resistance HIV strains present at the one percent level can lead to premature failure of t...
454 sequencing identifies HIV drug resistance at early stage
... patient. Thus, the current technology used in the clinic
may miss many low-level resistant HIV strains which can grow rapidly under drug selection pressure and lead to therapy failure. This retrospective study clearly shows that even resistance mutations present at the 1% level lead to premature failure o...
New amfAR research grants to optimize HIV treatment
... adolescent patients implement these findings in a clinic
in Baltimore, and how the low-income and mostly minority adolescents in that clinic
respond to the implementation of these new testing guidelines. Via surveys and interviews, Dr. Leona...
Cord blood may preserve insulin levels in children with type 1 diabetes
...ype 1 diabetes who were randomly selected from the clinic
population. The researchers also noted that the children who received cord blood infusions had higher levels of regulatory immune cells in their blood six months after the infusion, on average 9 percent of the total cell volume compared with 7.21 per...
Europe struggles to meet the challenges posed by PGD patients travelling abroad
...to be prohibited in Germany and at least one Swiss clinic
feared that even informing patients about PGD migh...emselves and these clinics then approach the Irish clinic
for the relevant patient information. In situations where patients are left to identify clinics them...
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