How I treat cold agglutinin hemolytic anemia.

How I treat cold agglutinin hemolytic anemia. Clin Adv Hematol Oncol. 2019 Jun;17(6):338-343 Authors: Gertz MA PMID: 31437137 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Clinical Advances in Hematology and Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Clin Adv Hematol Oncol Source Type: research

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Authors: Park HS, Shin KS, Son BR PMID: 31730684 [PubMed]
Source: Blood Research - Category: Hematology Tags: Blood Res Source Type: research
Conclusions: The Bleeding Assessment Scale in Critically Ill Children definition of clinically relevant bleeding severity is the first physician-driven definition applicable for bleeding in critically ill children derived via international expert consensus. The Bleeding Assessment Scale in Critically Ill Children definition includes clear criteria for bleeding severity in critically ill children. We anticipate that it will facilitate clinical communication among pediatric intensivists pertaining to bleeding and serve in the design of future epidemiologic studies if it is validated with patient outcomes.
Source: Critical Care Medicine - Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Pediatric Critical Care Source Type: research
AbstractBackgroundWithin the context of metastatic colorectal cancer, patients with Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) performance score 0 –1 are usually pooled together in clinical practice guidelines and clinical trials’ reports. The current study aims to delineate potential differences in outcomes between metastatic colorectal cancer patients with ECOG score 0 versus 1 who are treated with currently accepted first-line fluoroura cil (5FU)-based chemotherapy.MethodsThe current study is based on a pooled dataset from five clinical trials of 5FU-based treatment for metastatic colorectal cancer (NCT002720...
Source: International Journal of Colorectal Disease - Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: research
A 60 year-old Caucasian male was referred by his dentist for diagnosis and management of an asymptomatic lesion, incidentally discovered during a routine dental examination. According to the patient, this was his first dental visit after more than 5 years. His medical history was significant for iron deficiency anemia; he smoked 10 cigarettes per day for about 42 years.
Source: Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics - Category: ENT & OMF Authors: Tags: Essay Source Type: research
AbstractThe termLate ‐onset hypogonadism (LOH) was coined in 2002 and defined as a disease entity in the ISA, ISSAM, EAU, EAA and ASA endorsed Recommendations for Investigation, Treatment and Monitoring of LOH (2005 and 2008) as ‘a clinicaland biochemical syndrome associated with advancing age, characterized by symptomsand a deficiency in serum testosterone (T) ’. LOH was classified as a combined primary and secondary hypogonadism since the endocrine capacity of the testes and the pituitary are impaired. Symptoms of LOH include loss of libido, erectile dysfunction, loss of muscle mass, increased body fat, ane...
Source: Andrology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tags: Review Article Source Type: research
Healthy red blood cells (RBCs) deform readily in response to shear stress in the circulation, facilitating their efficient passage through capillaries. RBCs also export vasoactive mediators in response to deformation and other physiological and pathological stimuli. Deoxygenation of RBC hemoglobin leads to the export of vasodilator and antiadhesive S-nitrosothiols (SNOs) and adenosine triphosphate (ATP) in parallel with oxygen transport in the respiratory cycle. Together, these mediated responses to shear stress and oxygen offloading promote the efficient flow of blood cells and in turn optimize oxygen delivery. In disease...
Source: Frontiers in Physiology - Category: Physiology Source Type: research
Knowledge gaps exist in how we implement aerobic exercise programs during the early phases post-stroke. Therefore, the objective of this review was to provide evidence-based guidelines for pre-participation screening, mobilization, and aerobic exercise training in the hyper-acute and acute phases post-stroke. In reviewing the literature to determine safe timelines of when to initiate exercise and mobilization we considered the following factors: arterial blood pressure dysregulation, cardiac complications, blood-brain barrier disruption, hemorrhagic stroke transformation, and ischemic penumbra viability. These stroke-relat...
Source: Frontiers in Neurology - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
PMID: 31729327 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Indian Pediatrics - Category: Pediatrics Authors: Tags: Indian Pediatr Source Type: research
PMID: 31729326 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Indian Pediatrics - Category: Pediatrics Authors: Tags: Indian Pediatr Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 14 November 2019Source: Revista Clínica Española (English Edition)Author(s): A. Tomás-Velazquez, C. de la Puente Bujidos
Source: Revista Clinica Espanola - Category: Internal Medicine Source Type: research
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