Tag: "intensification" at medical news
Cure Rate Soars For Some AML Patients Receiving High-Dose Drug
...ion therapy are bone marrow transplantation and intensification
therapy using high-dose cytarabine. This s...nfluence of dose and cytogenetics on cytarabine intensification
therapy, was funded by grants from the National Cancer Institute ....
New evidence suggests reconsidering causes and treatments for schizophrenia
... increase in cholinergic activity then leads to an intensification
of negative schizophrenic symptoms in the acute phase of the illness. Tandon and colleagues then set out to examine what happens when cholinergic activity is modulated in schizophrenic patients. To do this, they chose polysomnograhy or sleep stud...
Intensification therapy studied in head and neck cancer
...erm disease control if they are willing to undergo intensification
therapy, a complex regimen of surgery, radiation a...hard J. Solove Research Institute, and thats what intensification
therapy allows us to do. Schuller, who is also deputy director of The Ohio State University Compre...
FDG PET predicts outcome in osteosarcomas
... studies we hope to determine whether such therapy intensification
actually improves outcomes for patients identified at diagnosis with high FDG uptake on PET." Despite its relative rarity, cancer is the chief cause of death by disease in children ages 114 in the United States. Between 500 to 1000 new cases of oste...
6 months after treatment start could be optimum time for making prognosis in HIV/AIDS
...ression and who might benefit from modification or intensification
of therapy. Matthias Egger from the University of Bern, Switzerland, and colleagues analysed 13 follow-up studies from Europe and North America, which included over 9000 patients receiving HAART (with a minimum of three drugs) for the first time. Ove...
Taking apart a hurricane: Multi-sensor Envisat sees through Frances
...TCHP values that may potentially contribute to the intensification
of a hurricane", Goni explained. "These regions of high TCHP values provide the hurricanes with the opportunity to absorb much more thermal energy if overall conditions are right. My research is taking advantage of the fact that these warm water mass...