Tag: "and" at medical news
Community MRSA is re-emergence of 1950's pandemic
This "re-equipping and
re-emergence" of a clone that caused a pandemic 40...an that community acquired MRSA will spread faster and
be more widespread than previously expected, warns an international team of researchers who have bee...
Advanced prostate cancer previously considered inoperable may be operable, curable
...he prostate to immediately outside it, is operable and
has 15-year cancer survival rates of almost 80 per...ients have a better chance if they undergo surgery and
are living longer than if they undergo radiation therapy," says Horst Zincke, M.D., Ph.D., Mayo Clin...
Rockefeller University researchers are changing the face of drug addiction treatment
People addicted to heroin, alcohol and
other drugs of abuse often fail to stay clean beca... Substance Abuse Treatment , Scott Kellogg, Ph.D., and
Mary Jeanne Kreek, M.D., at The Rockefeller University, and
colleagues at the New York City Health a...
Implanted medical device aims to lower blood pressure
...s been involved in development of this technology, and
nephrologist James A. Sloand, M.D., associate prof...ing blood vessel dilatation, heart rate reduction, and
promotion of fluid excretion by the kidneys. In this way, the Rheos System provides a physiologic ap...
New approach to eye training may significantly improve performance
... sharpen the eyes of radiologists, military pilots and
other professionals for whom identifying objects o...erns in a monitor or visual display often quickly and
with pinpoint accuracy is a critical part of the job. According to the study, the new approach in...
Sucampo submits new drug application for lubiprostone
..., Inc., a leader in functional fatty acid research and
development, today announced that it has submitted...w drug application (NDA) to the United States Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) on March 31, 2005 to market lubiprostone, a novel compound with a unique m...
Study finds radiation therapy for prostate cancer nearly doubles risk for rectal cancer
...stroenterology . Nancy Baxter, M.D., Ph.D., colon and
rectal surgeon and
researcher at the University of Minnesota's Medical School and
Cancer Center, led the research team ...
American Thoracic Society Journal news tips for April 2005 (first issue)
...d a close relationship between graft ischemic time and
long-term survival after single or double lung tra... the aortic cross clamp during donor organ removal and
the reperfusion (restoration of blood flow) in the graft of the recipient.) According to the author...
Radiation therapy for prostate cancer nearly doubles the risk of rectal cancer
...iated with prostate radiation has been quantified, and
these findings may also have implications for pati...nter used data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology and
End Results (SEER) Registry to evaluate the effect of radiation on development of cancer in the rect...
Statin simvastatin linked to protection against endothelial dysfunction in diabetic rats
...sk of a first nonlethal heart attack by 37 percent and
risk of a first nonfatal or fatal stroke by 24 per...sfunction, an early pivotal event in atherogenesis and
a major cause of the microvascular complications in diabetics. The researchers found that in additio...
Asthma patients' immune systems respond differently with allergies
...first step to personalizing treatments for allergy and
asthma, both worldwide diseases that interfere with life quality and
generate high economic burden. Asthma is a chronic obstructive inflammatory lung disease with sympto...
Many parents fail to set rules to limit children's exposure to tobacco smoke, according to new study
... to tobacco smoke. A study involving 1,770 parents and
guardians in New York and
New Jersey finds that in nearly half of homes and
more than half of family cars, children are expose...
Autistic children's abnormal metabolic profile findings
...imited language acquisition, repetitive behaviors, and
restricted interests. Usually diagnosed before the...ildren in the United States. Although both genetic and
environmental factors are believed to contribute to the development of autism, no firm causal eviden...
Top anti-arthritis drugs cause skin disease
...published today in the journal Arthritis Research and
Therapy . Last year saw the withdrawal of frontli...d that it poses a significant risk of heart attack and
stroke. Similar findings were reported for other cox-2 inhibitors, although they are still on the ma...
Urban neighborhoods affect how people think about health
...tay home ill is influenced by neighborhood poverty and
whether they receive subsidized health care, such ...y need to better understand factors, both systemic and
individual, that influence whether and
how people seek treatment for illnesses such as diabetes and
Study shows new antipsychotic drug prevents brain loss in schizophrenia
...rector of the New York State Psychiatric Institute and
chairman of psychiatry at Columbia University Medi...older conventional medications such as haloperidol and
chlorpromazine." Gray matter contains the bulk of the brains cell's and
the billions of connections...
More exhaust inhaled by kids inside school buses than by others in the area, says new UC study
...trolling the amount of exhaust emitted by vehicles and
other sources, knowing how much of a pollutant is ...at the University of California, Berkeley's Energy and
Resources Group and
lead author of the study, which is scheduled to appear in the April 15 issue of ...
AACR establishes new lectureship in honor of Dr. Jane C. Wright
...ious contributions to the field of cancer research and
who has, through leadership or by example, further...t, M.D., a pioneer in clinical cancer chemotherapy and
an exceptional scientist who is African-American and
who has made important contributions to researc...
Last call for Annual World of Children award nominations
...998, World of Children, Inc., was created to honor and
recognize outstanding individuals who have had a p...ld advocacy. Their mission is to honor, illuminate and
inspire on behalf of children. AWARD DETAILS: Deadline for Submissions: APRIL 25, 2005. $100...
If you fill it, they will slurp, and slurp, and slurp ...
... same number of calories as the other participants and
rated themselves as being no more full. "People use their eyes to count calories and
not their stomachs," lead researcher Brian Wansink, professor of marketing and
of nutritional scienc...
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