Image-Guided Palliative Care (TH364)
Image-guided palliative care is an underused therapy that can provide pain and symptom relief. These treatments can be provided by any physician with access to quality ultrasound, fluoroscopy, and computed tomography (CT) equipment. However, the efficacies and risks of the therapies may be different based on the technique and equipment used for the image-guided treatment and the timing of these treatments.
Publication date: Available online 30 May 2020Source: European Journal of Obstetrics &Gynecology and Reproductive BiologyAuthor(s): Alessandra Graziottin, Filippo Murina, Dania Gambini, Stefania Taraborrelli, Barbara Gardella, Maria Campo, the VuNet Study Group
Publication date: Available online 30 May 2020Source: BurnsAuthor(s): Gopal Nambi S, Walid Kamal Abdelbasset
Publication date: Available online 30 May 2020Source: EXPLOREAuthor(s): Bihter Akin, Birsen Karaca Saydam
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Authors: Krajewska-Włodarczyk M, Owczarczyk-Saczonek A, Placek W Abstract Introduction: Fatigue is an important and underrated symptom of many chronic diseases. Aim: The evaluation of incidence and severity of fatigue as well as the influence of selected factors on fatigue in patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis (PsA). Material and methods: The study included 60 patients with PsA, 58 patients with psoriasis and 61 persons in the control group aged 35-70 years. Assessment of fatigue was conducted using a fatigue subscale from the FACIT-F questionnaire. Severity of skin lesions and arthritis was d...
We present a case of cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome that was diagnosed and treated in a combat-zone US military emergency department in Southwest Asia. PMID: 32472123 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSIONS: This unprecedented crisis may interact with certain dimensions of the suicidal process. However, it is time to innovate. Several suicide prevention tools all have their place in new modes of care and should be tested on a large scale. PMID: 32471707 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSION: Current literature suggests an important and growing concern for the abuse of PRG. Male sex, psychiatric and/or addiction history, including opioid addiction, may be potential risk factors for the development of addictive behaviours associated with PRG. PMID: 32471706 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Conclusions: 60% of patients with MDD and/or AAD had at least one additional NCCD, which significantly increased the economic and humanistic burden. These findings are important for payers and clinicians in making treatment decisions. These results underscore the need for development of multi-pronged interventions which aim to improve quality of life and reduce activity limitations among patients with mental health disorders and NCCDs. PMID: 32468879 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]