Tag: "hinge" at medical news
Study shows value of HIV screening in virtually all health settings
...l. The authors caution that the studys findings hinge
on the assumption that persons identified with HIV will be linked to state-of-the art, life-saving care. "There is no point searching for needles in haystacks if you merely plan to throw them back in," said Paltiel. "The CDCs commitment to expanded ...
SCAI issues clinical alert on drug-eluting stents and late thrombosis
... "Given this new information, treatment decisions hinge
on assessing the balance between the risk of restenosis and risk of late stent thrombosis," Dr. Hodgson said. "It is important for the clinician to consider the riskbenefit ratio for each individual patient. Interventionalists are encouraged to invol...
Anti-dandruff compound may help fight epilepsy
...r to open and stay open longer. Its like a tunable hinge
that helps sticky doors swing freely. The researchers then tested defective channels that contain the same mutations known in humans to cause mild epilepsy-like seizures in infants. Bathing cells with small amounts of ZnPy caused the mutant potass...
Brain inflammation may be friend, not foe, for Alzheimer's patients
...tive response to fight plaques. The new findings hinge
on a very special mouse that Shaftel spent three years creating with the guidance of his adviser, M. Kerry OBanion, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of Neurobiology and Anatomy. Shaftel genetically engineered a one-of-a-kind mouse that gives him pinp...