Using FibroScan in The Clinic: Interview with Dr. Stephen A. Harrison
EchoSens creates non-invasive liver diagnosis medical devices. The company’s line of products, called FibroScan, work by measuring the speed of ultrasound waves as they move through liver tissue. This measurement can tell us about the state of ...
Publication date: Available online 17 September 2020Source: Pulmonary Pharmacology &TherapeuticsAuthor(s): Jinhua Wang, Guili Lian, Li Luo, Tingjun Wang, Changsheng Xu, Huajun Wang, Liangdi Xie
Authors: PMID: 32933379 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSION: The positive association between PA and other healthy behaviors represents synergistic health activities, with healthy behaviors supporting others. PMID: 32937600 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Publication date: Available online 16 September 2020Source: Seminars in Ultrasound, CT and MRIAuthor(s): Domenico Patanè, Giovanni Coniglio, Stefania Bonomo, Francesco Camerano, Flavio Arcerito, Giacomo Calcara, Paola Bisceglie, Pierantonio Malfa
Publication date: Available online 29 August 2020Source: Seminars in Ultrasound, CT and MRIAuthor(s): Raul Fernando Valenzuela, John E. Madewell, Vikas Kundra, Colleen M. Costelloe
Authors: Botson JK, Tesser JRP, Bennett R, Kenney HM, Peloso PM, Obermeyer K, LaMoreaux B, Weinblatt ME, Peterson J Abstract OBJECTIVE: To examine the efficacy and safety of pegloticase in combination with methotrexate in patients with uncontrolled gout in an exploratory, open-label clinical trial (NCT03635957) prior to a randomized, controlled trial. METHODS: A multicenter, open-label, efficacy and safety study of pegloticase with methotrexate cotreatment was conducted in patients with uncontrolled gout. Patients were administered oral methotrexate (15 mg/week) and folic acid (1 mg/day) 4 weeks prior to and th...
CONCLUSION: Oral manifestations of SS, particularly mouth ulcers or sores, trouble speaking, and dysphagia, were strongly associated with worse quality of life. Further study and targeted treatment of these oral manifestations provides the opportunity to improve quality of life in patients with SS. PMID: 32934136 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSION: This exercise confirmed good reliability of HR-pQCT erosion measurements and their ability to detect change over time. PMID: 32934121 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Authors: McGlone PJ, Li LT, Bokshan SL, O'Donnell R, Owens BD Abstract BACKGROUND: Rotator cuff repair (RCR) is a common orthopedic procedure frequently performed in the outpatient setting. Malnutrition, as assessed by preoperative serum albumin
Publication date: Available online 17 September 2020Source: Journal of Arthroscopy and Joint SurgeryAuthor(s): Manit Arora, Sanjay Kumar Bhadada
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