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Schröder Stefanie S Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Bielefeld Academic Teaching Hospital of Münster University, Bielefeld, - - 2014
A patulous Eustachian tube ([ET] tuba aperta) may cause symptoms as autophony, breath synchronous tinnitus, pressure sensation, and conductive hearing loss and thus lead to an enormous cutback in quality of life. In combination with "sniffing," it can trigger the development of cholesteatoma. Because of the ambiguous symptoms, the diagnosis ...
Boersma Doeke D - - 2014
Minimally invasive endothermal techniques, for example, radiofrequency ablation (RFA), have revolutionized the treatment of insufficient truncal veins and are associated with an excellent outcome. The use of thermal energy requires the instillation of tumescent anesthesia around the vein. Mechanochemical endovenous ablation (MOCATM) combines mechanical endothelial damage, using a rotating wire, ...
Haertling Fabian F Outpatient Clinic for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Frankfurt, - - 2014
Long-acting (LA) preparations of methylphenidate allow for once-daily dosing; however, pharmacokinetics may vary and depend on food intake. The objective was to evaluate effectiveness of a two-phase release formulation (Ritalin(®) LA) under daily practice conditions. This was a prospective, multicenter, observational study in Germany. Eligibility and dosing were determined by ...
Fossati Laura L Head of Pulmonary Hypertension Unit, Clinic for Pulmonology, University Hospital of Zurich, Raemistrasse 100, 8091, Zurich, Switzerland, - - 2014
Pulmonary hypertension (PH) due to COPD has dismal prognosis. We reviewed the long-term effect of PH-target therapy in severe PH-COPD. Patients attending our PH-clinic were reviewed for PH-COPD receiving PH-target therapy. Baseline characteristics, death/transplantation until 2014, therapy, NYHA functional class, 6 min walk distance (6MWD) and oxygen saturation (SpO2) at baseline, ...
Brouwer Willem Pieter WP Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, - - 2014
Entecavir (ETV) is a potent inhibitor of hepatitis B viral replication, but long-term therapy may be required. We investigated whether adding-on peginterferon (PEG-IFN) to ETV therapy enhances serologic response rates. In this global investigator-initiated, open-label, multicentre randomized trial, HBeAg-positive chronic hepatitis B (CHB) patients with compensated liver disease started on ...
Liang Xieer X Department of Infectious Diseases and Hepatology Unit, Nanfang Hospital, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, - - 2014
To compare the efficacy at week 104 of lamivudine monotherapy (MONO), lamivudine plus adefovir dipivoxil (ADV) combination therapy (COMBO), and lamivudine optimization strategy (OPTIMIZE). Adult patients without antiviral therapy within 6 months before screening with HBV DNA ≥ 10(5) copies/mL, ALT 1.3 to 10 times upper limit of normal and ...
Elman Michael J MJ Elman Retina Group, Baltimore, - - 2014
To report 5-year results from a previously reported trial evaluating intravitreal 0.5 mg ranibizumab with prompt versus deferred (for ≥24 weeks) focal/grid laser treatment for diabetic macular edema (DME). Multicenter, randomized clinical trial. Among participants from the trial with 3 years of follow-up who subsequently consented to a 2-year extension ...
Timor-Tritsch I E IE New York University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal-Fetal-Medicine, New York, - - 2014
To demonstrate the efficacy of placement and inflation of Foley balloon catheters electively or as an adjuvant therapy in cases of cesarean scar or cervical pregnancies (CSP, CxP) undergoing local injection to prevent or control bleeding. Ultrasound guided Foley balloon catheters were placed in 18 patients, 16 CSP and 2 ...
Golan Shani S Department of Ophthalmology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, - - 2014
We compared the intraocular pressure (IOP)-lowering effect and safety profile of latanoprost (Xalatan(®) ) with its generic variant, Glautan (Unipharm, Israel) after 1 and 4 weeks of treatment by doing a a Randomized, prospective, crossover comparison included patients with open-angle glaucoma (OAG) or Ocular hypertension (OHT), either naïve or treated ...
Kane John M JM The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, and the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Hempstead, NY, - - 2014
Abstract Objective: To compare hospitalization rates in patients with schizophrenia treated prospectively with aripiprazole once-monthly 400 mg (AOM 400; an extended-release injectable suspension) versus the same patients' retrospective rates with their prior oral antipsychotic therapy. Research design and methods: Multicenter, open-label, mirror-image, naturalistic study in a community setting in North ...
Eron Joseph J JJ University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, - - 2014
We explored the relationship between virologic response in the first year of treatment and long-term outcomes in the BENCHMRK studies. Patients failing ART with 3-class resistant HIV-1 received double-blinded raltegravir (or placebo) with optimized background therapy (OBT) until week 156, then open-label raltegravir with OBT up to week 240. In ...
Eron Joseph J JJ University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, - - 2014
We explored the relationship between virologic response in the first year of treatment and long-term outcomes in the BENCHMRK studies. Patients failing ART with 3-class resistant HIV-1 received double-blinded raltegravir (or placebo) with optimized background therapy (OBT) until week 156, then open-label raltegravir with OBT up to week 240. In ...
Rinsma N F NF Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The - - 2014
Antireflux therapy may lead to recovery of impaired mucosal integrity in gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) patients as reflected by an increase in baseline impedance. The study objective was to evaluate the effect of endoscopic fundoplication and proton pump inhibitor (PPI) PPI therapy on baseline impedance and heartburn severity in GERD ...
Mao Qiang Q Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang Chinese Medical University, Hangzhou, 310006, Zhejiang Province, China; Zhejiang Chinese Medical University, Hangzhou, 310053, Zhejiang Province, - - 2014
To determine the benefits of combination treatment with mechanical support and targeted intra-arterial infusion of peripheral blood stem cells (PBSCs) mobilized by granulocyte-colony stimulating factor (G-CSF) via the medial circumflex femoral artery on the progression of osteonecrosis of the femoral head (ONFH). 55 patients (89 hips) with early and intermediate ...
Kaku Kohei K Department of Internal Medicine, Kawasaki Medical School, Okayama, Japan, - - 2014
Dapagliflozin is a selective sodium glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor that improves glycemic control and reduces body weight and systolic blood pressure in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Dapagliflozin is effective and well tolerated over 12-24 weeks in Japanese patients with T2DM. In this study, the safety and efficacy of ...
Wang Zuopeng Z Department of Pediatric Surgery, Children's Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, People's Republic of - - 2014
Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma (KHE) with Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon (KMP) still remains a particular and life-threatening disease. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of vincristine (VCR) and the possibility of replacement with steroids in the treatment of steroid-resistant KHE with KMP. We retrospectively reviewed the medical records of 37 ...
Merle Corinne S CS From the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London (C.S.M., K.F., C.S.), and Tropical Projects, Hitchin (J.H.) - both in the United Kingdom; Service de Pneumo-phtisiologie, Hôpital Ignace Deen, Conakry, Guinea (O.B.S., B.B.); Centre National Hospitalier de Pneumo-phtisiologie, Cotonou, Benin (M.G., F.K.); Programme National de Lutte contre la Tuberculose, Dakar, Senegal (M.B.L., A.N.); Medical Research Council, Durban, South Africa (T.M., R.R.); Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi (J.O., E.A.); Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium (B.C.J.); Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris Ile-de-France Ouest, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris (C.P.), and Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, Marseille (O.L., C.L.) - both in France; and Special Program for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva - - 2014
Shortening the course of treatment for tuberculosis would be a major improvement for case management and disease control. This phase 3 trial assessed the efficacy and safety of a 4-month gatifloxacin-containing regimen for treating rifampin-sensitive pulmonary tuberculosis. We conducted a noninferiority, randomized, open-label, controlled trial involving patients 18 to 65 ...
Aronsson Mattias M Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden - - 2014
The aim of this prospective substudy was to estimate the cost-effectiveness of treating paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF) with radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFA) compared with antiarrhythmic drugs (AADs) as first-line treatment. A decision-analytic Markov model, based on MANTRA-PAF (Medical Antiarrhythmic Treatment or Radiofrequency Ablation in Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation) study data, was ...
Faucher Jean-François JF Service de maladies infectieuses et Tropicales, CHU de Besançon, 25030 Besançon cedex, France. Electronic address: - - 2014
Short-course (less than 7 days) antibiotic treatments have been rarely assessed in the management of leptospirosis. We analyzed the charts of patients hospitalized with confirmed and probable leptospirosis in a teaching hospital between 1994 and 2012. Of 89 patients with confirmed or probable leptospirosis, 21 patients (11 confirmed, 10 probable ...
Damato Antonio L AL Department of Radiation Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Electronic address: - - 2014
To compare the pre-treatment brachytherapy plan verification by a physicist assisted by custom plan verification software (SAV) with those performed manually (MV). All HDR brachytherapy plans used for treatment in 2013, verified using either SAV or MV, were retrospectively reviewed. Error rate (number of errors/number of plans) was measured and ...
Zheng Ying Y Evidera, Bethesda, - - 2014
Three new oral anticoagulants (NOACs) have recently become available in the United Kingdom as an alternative to warfarin in the prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in atrial fibrillation. This study examines the relative cost-effectiveness of dabigatran (BID dosing of 150 mg or 110 mg based on patient age), rivaroxaban, ...
Maufus Mario M Department of Vascular Medicine, Grenoble University Hospital, Grenoble, - - 2014
Bypass surgery is regularly performed for the treatment of critical limb ischemia, but the risk of occlusion remains significant. Antiplatelet therapy in patients with arterial disease is useful for secondary cardiovascular and bypass occlusion prevention. However, despite the common use of an antiplatelet agent, especially aspirin, which became the standard ...
Flessenkämper I I Center for Vascular Medicine, Helios Klinikum Emil von Behring, Berlin, Germany - - 2014
High ligation and stripping was compared to endovenous laser ablation for the therapy of great saphenous vein varicosity. Long-term efficacy was assessed in terms of avoidance of inguinal reflux and mechanisms of recurrence were investigated. Multicentre, randomised, three-arm, parallel trial. A total of 449 patients were randomised into three different ...
Fan Rong R Rong Fan, Jie Zhong, Zheng-Ting Wang, Shu-Yi Li, Jie Zhou, Department of Gastroenterology, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200025, - - 2014
To assess "top-down" treatment for deep remission of early moderate to severe Crohn's disease (CD) by double balloon enteroscopy. Patients with early active moderate to severe ileocolonic CD received either infusion of infliximab 5 mg/kg at weeks 0, 2, 6, 14, 22 and 30 with azathioprine from week 6 onwards ...
Al-Khatib Sana M SM Duke Clinical Research Institute, the Division of - - 2014
We conducted this pilot randomized clinical trial to determine the feasibility of a large clinical trial aimed at testing whether early use of catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia (VT) is superior to antiarrhythmic medications at reducing mortality. Patients were enrolled at 4 sites if they had ischemic heart disease, an ...
Fiellin David A DA Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, - - 2014
Prescription opioid dependence is increasing and creates a significant public health burden, but primary care physicians lack evidence-based guidelines to decide between tapering doses followed by discontinuation of buprenorphine hydrochloride and naloxone hydrochloride therapy (hereinafter referred to as buprenorphine therapy) or ongoing maintenance therapy. To determine the efficacy of buprenorphine ...
Contri Alberto A Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, University of Teramo, Viale Crispi 212, 64100, Teramo, - - 2014
Pyometra is one of the most common diseases in intact bitches. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a modified aglepristone protocol for the medical treatment of pyometra in the bitch. Of these, 73 bitches affected by pyometra of different breeds and age (2-14 years old) were ...
Hartl Johannes J University Medical Centre Hamburg-Eppendorf - - 2014
In autoimmune hepatitis (AIH), relapse rates as high as 90% have been reported after treatment withdrawal. We therefore investigated, whether longer duration of treatment and proper patient selection could increase the long-term success rates of treatment withdrawal. Following our previously published experience, treatment withdrawal was considered when biochemical remission was ...
Mendell Jerry R JR 1] Center for Gene Therapy, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA [2] Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA [3] Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, - - 2014
Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD) is a variant of dystrophin deficiency resulting from DMD gene mutations. Phenotype is variable with loss of ambulation in late teenage or late mid-life years. There is currently no treatment for this condition. In this BMD proof-of-principle clinical trial, a potent myostatin antagonist, follistatin (FS), was ...
Takesue Yoshio Y ACTIONs Project Committee of Mycoses Forum, Nittochi Toranomon Building, 1-10-5 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-8320, Japan Department of Infection Prevention and Control, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1-1 Mukogawa-cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663-8501, Japan - - 2014
The Mycoses Forum in Japan has developed management bundles for candidaemia to incorporate into bedside practice. The aim of this study was to investigate nationwide compliance with the bundles and their impact on clinical outcomes. Non-neutropenic patients treated with antifungals for candidaemia were surveyed. Bundles consist of nine items to ...
Sung Jin Yong JY Thyroid Center, Daerim St. Mary's Hospital, Department of Radiology, Seoul, Korea, Republic of ; - - 2014
Background and Purpose: The purpose of this study is to validate the generalizability of the efficacy and safety of radiofrequency (RF) ablation for treating autonomously functioning thyroid nodules (AFTN) in a large population multicenter study. Materials and Methods: This study included 44 patients from five institutions who refused or were ...
Monti G G Unità di Terapia Intensiva "Bozza", I° Servizio di Anestesia e Rianimazione, A.O. Niguarda Ca'Granda, Milan, Italy2 Dip. di Scienze della Salute, Università degli Studi di Milano, Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, Italy3 Division of Nephrology-Hypertension, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA4 Dip. di Scienze della Salute, Università Milano Bicocca, A.O. Niguarda Ca' Granda, Milan, - - 2014
Refractory septic shock (RSS) requiring major vasopressor support is associated with high mortality, especially in Gram--negative infections. The study aim was to describe hemodynamics, organ failure, and clinical outcomes in high--dose vasopressor therapy (HDVT) RSS patients treated with Polymyxin B hemoperfusion (PMX--HP) as rescue therapy. We retrospectively analyzed 52 patients, ...
Lichtblau Mona M Centre for Pulmonary Hypertension, Thoraxklinik of University Hospital Heidelberg, Amalienstrasse 5, 69126, Heidelberg, Germany, - - 2014
Two phosphodiesterase-type 5 (PDE-5) inhibitors, sildenafil and tadalafil, are approved for treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). It has not yet been observed if transition from sildenafil to tadalafil is beneficial in patients suffering from adverse reactions. Aim of this study was to analyze safety and long-term effects in PAH ...
Ohara Masaya M Department of Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Molecular Medicine, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, 1-4-3, Asahi-machi, Abeno-Ku, Osaka, 545-8585, - - 2014
Paget's disease of bone (PDB) is a chronic disorder characterized by localized bone regions with excessive bone turnover. Although oral risedronate (17.5 mg daily for 8 weeks) was recently approved in Japan, its efficacy is not well understood. We retrospectively examined the efficacy of oral risedronate in PDB patients in a clinical ...
Ozkan Feyza Unlu FU Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Fatih Sultan Mehmet Education and Research Hospital, E-5 Karayolu İçerenköy-Ataşehir, 34752, İstanbul, Turkey, - - 2014
Ulnar nerve entrapment at the elbow (UNE) is the second most common entrapment neuropathy of the arm. Conservative treatment is the treatment of choice in mild to moderate cases. Elbow splints and avoiding flexion of the involved elbow constitute majority of the conservative treatment; indeed, there is no other non-invasive ...
Broderick Joseph P JP From the Departments of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine and Radiology, University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati (J.P.B., P.K., J.S., J.C., T.A.T.); Department of Public Health Sciences (Y.Y.P, S.D.Y., L.D.F.) and the Division of Emergency Medicine (E.C.J.), Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston; Calgary Stroke Program, Seaman Family MR Research Centre, Departments of Clinical Neurosciences and Radiology, Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada (A.M.D., M.D.H., M.G.); Stroke Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh (T.G.J.); Melbourne Brain Centre, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia (B.Y.); Department of Neuroradiology, Dresden University Stroke Center, University Hospital, Dresden, Germany (R.v.K.); Neurovascular Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona (C.A.M.); Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht and the Rudolph Magnus Institute of Neurosciences, Utrecht, the Netherlands, and the St. Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, the Netherlands (W.J.S.); Department of Neurology and Stroke Center, Lariboisière Hospital, Paris (M.M.); Department of Neurology, Basel University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland (S.T.E.); George Institute for Global Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney (C.A.); and National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD (L.S.J.). - - 2014
We explored changes in the patient population and practice of endovascular therapy during the course of the Interventional Management of Stroke (IMS) III Trial. Changes in baseline characteristics, use of baseline CT angiography, treatment times and specifics, and outcomes were compared between the first 4 protocols and the fifth and ...
Reineke David D Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Berne, Berne, - - 2014
Objective evaluation of the impact of minimized extracorporeal circulation (MECC) on perioperative cognitive brain function in coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) by electroencephalogram P300 wave event-related potentials and number connection test (NCT) as metrics of cognitive function. Cognitive brain function was assessed in 31 patients in 2013 with a mean ...
Saoud Tarek Mohamed A TM Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Endodontics, University of Benghazi, Benghazi, - - 2014
Revascularization treatment is rapidly becoming an accepted treatment alternative for the management of endodontic pathology in immature permanent teeth with necrotic dental pulps. However, the success and timing of clinical resolution of symptoms, and radiographic outcomes of interest, such as continued hard tissue deposition within the root, are largely unknown. ...
Guglielmetti Lorenzo L Sorbonne Universités, UPMC Univ Paris 06, CR7, Centre d'Immunologie et des Maladies Infectieuses, CIMI, Team E13 (Bactériologie), F-75013, Paris, France INSERM, U1135, Centre d'Immunologie et des Maladies Infectieuses, CIMI, Team E13 (Bactériologie), F-75013, Paris, - - 2014
 Bedaquiline is a new antibiotic that was approved for the treatment of multidrug-resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB). We aimed to evaluate the short-term microbiological efficacy and the tolerability profile of bedaquiline.  We performed a retrospective cohort study among MDR-TB patients receiving bedaquiline for compassionate use betweenJanuary 2010 and July 2013 and ...
Lytle Grace G Avedro, Waltham, - - 2014
: Corneal cross-linking (CXL) with ultraviolet-A (UVA) and riboflavin was introduced over 15 years ago and has been widely adopted as a treatment for keratoconus. Several studies have demonstrated the safety and efficacy of the procedure performed according to a standard protocol. Recent scientific and technological advances have highlighted the ...
Begic Amela A aClinic for Nuclear Medicine bClinic for Pulmonology, Clinical Centre, University Hospital of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Hercegovina cDepartment of Medical Imaging and Physiology, Skane University Hospital and Lund University, Lund, Sweden dDepartment of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Florence, Florence, - - 2014
The aim of the study was to establish whether the duration of anticoagulant (AC) therapy can be tailored, on an objective basis, by using ventilation/perfusion single-photon emission computed tomography (V/P SPECT) and to assess the extent of residual perfusion defects over time. In particular, we addressed the following: (a) is ...
Schou Morten M Herlev University Hospital, Herlev, - - 2014
The optimal duration of a public heart failure (HF) clinic programme is unknown. This substudy of the NT-proBNP stratified follow-up in outpatient heart failure clinics (NorthStar) trial was designed to evaluate the effect of extended follow-up in an outpatient HF clinic on long-term adherence to guideline-based therapy. Patients with HF ...
Wu Boying B Department of Nephrology, The Children's Hospital of Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310003, China; Department of Pediatrics, Ningbo Yinzhou People's Hospital, Ningbo 315040, - - 2014
The treatment strategy for steroid resistant nephrotic syndrome remains uncertain to present time, especially in those with calcineurin inhibitor resistance or intolerance. To date, few studies have been published using multiple combination therapy of immunosuppressive reagents for children with calcineurin inhibitor resistant or intolerant nephrotic syndrome. 18 consecutive children with ...
Ohtsuka Tsutomu T Department of Dermatology, International University of Health and Welfare Hospital, Nasushiobara, Tochigi, - - 2014
Many patients with atopic dermatitis (AD) are treated with oral cyclosporine or antihistamine therapy in clinical practice. To evaluate the effectiveness of oral cyclosporine and antihistamine therapy on clinical and laboratory findings in patients with AD. Twenty-five patients with AD (male-female = 11 : 14, age 16-42 years old, mean 26.2 years old) were treated with ...
Muñoz García D D Neurology Department, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Vigo, Vigo, - - 2014
Uric acid (UA) could act as a natural peroxynitrite scavenger with antioxidant properties. It has been proposed that hyperuricemia might protect against multiple sclerosis (MS). Patients with relapsing-remitting MS starting treatment with interferon beta-1a 44 µg sc 3/week were randomly assigned to receive either inosine 3 g/day or placebo in a double-blind ...
Sarma Nilendu N Department of Dermatology, NRS Medical College, Kolkata, - - 2014
The Papillon-Lefèvre syndrome (PLS) is a rare, autosomal recessive disease that manifests with palmoplantar keratoderma and destructive periodontitis resulting in early onset periodontal breakdown in deciduous and permanent dentition. Management of this condition is difficult. Here we report one 11-year-old consanguineous Muslim boy suffering from PLS. After failing to get ...
Xu Yang Y *Department of Dermatology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China; †Department of Dermatology, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Nantong University, Nantong, - - 2014
Onychomycosis is difficult to cure. Systemic and topical treatments, including the 1,064-nm Nd:YAG laser, are not very effective when used individually. To compare the efficacy and safety of combined treatment with a long-pulsed 1,064-nm Nd:YAG laser and oral terbinafine with those of either treatment alone. We randomly divided 53 patients ...
Castellanos Juan J Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery, Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu, Sant Boi de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain. Electronic address: - - 2014
To analyze the long-term response to corticosteroid injection in the management of trigger digit. This was an observational study of a prospectively recruited series of patients with first-time diagnosis of trigger finger. Efficacy of the injections, comorbidities, digit injected, and related complications were compared and statistically analyzed. A total of ...
Ribero S S Department of Dermatology, University Hospital-Inselspital Bern, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland; Section of Dermatology, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Turin, Turin, - - 2014
Management of oral lichen planus (OLP) is challenging and therapeutic options are limited. The use of topical tacrolimus has shown promising results. We reviewed our daily life experience with topical tacrolimus in OLP patients. This retrospective unicentre study included all 21 patients with OLP, which were evaluated over a 53-month ...
Vergara Mercedes M Servei de Malalties Digestives, Hospital de Sabadell & Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas (CIBERehd), Parc Tauli s/n, Sabadell, Barcelona, - - 2014
Endoscopic therapy reduces the rebleeding rate and the need for surgery in patients with bleeding peptic ulcers. To determine whether a second procedure improves haemostatic efficacy or patient outcomes or both after epinephrine injection in adults with high-risk bleeding ulcers. For our update in 2014, we searched the following versions ...
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