Experts and Doctors on middle aged in Chicago, Illinois, United States


Locale: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Topic: middle aged

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  1. Wilkinson S, Chodak G. The role of 111indium-capromab pendetide imaging for assessing biochemical failure after radical prostatectomy. J Urol. 2004;172:133-6 pubmed
    ..Based on these findings patients might be better treated based on the rate of increase in PSA rather than on routine scanning with this test. ..
  2. Spies C, Strasheim R, Timmermanns I, Schraeder R. Patent foramen ovale closure in patients with cryptogenic thrombo-embolic events using the Cardia PFO occluder. Eur Heart J. 2006;27:365-71 pubmed
    ..The overall rate of recurrent TE is reduced by transcatheter PFO closure with the Cardia PFO occluder, and seems comparable to recurrence rates reported for other devices used for this purpose. ..
  3. Goldstein J, Johanson J, Suchower L, Brown K. Healing of gastric ulcers with esomeprazole versus ranitidine in patients who continued to receive NSAID therapy: a randomized trial. Am J Gastroenterol. 2005;100:2650-7 pubmed
    ..7%[88/132]). All treatments were well tolerated. Esomeprazole 40 and 20 mg once daily are effective and well-tolerated therapies compared with ranitidine 150 mg twice daily for healing GUs in patients who need to continue NSAID therapy. ..
  4. Jeevanandam V, Russell H, Mather P, Furukawa S, Anderson A, Raman J. Donor tricuspid annuloplasty during orthotopic heart transplantation: long-term results of a prospective controlled study. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;82:2089-95; discussion 2095 pubmed
    ..In addition, there is improved protection of renal function. Considering the ease and safety of TVA and its advantages, it should be performed as a routine adjunct to orthotopic heart transplantation. ..
  5. Wyckoff K, Ganji V. Proportion of individuals with low serum vitamin B-12 concentrations without macrocytosis is higher in the post folic acid fortification period than in the pre folic acid fortification period. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007;86:1187-92 pubmed
    ..MCV should not be used as a marker for vitamin B-12 insufficiency. It is possible that folic acid fortification may have led to a correction of macrocytosis associated with vitamin B-12 insufficiency. ..
  6. Giusto D, Jakate S. Pseudomelanosis duodeni: associated with multiple clinical conditions and unpredictable iron stainability - a case series. Endoscopy. 2008;40:165-7 pubmed publisher
    ..History of oral iron was present in 76 % of patients, but other clinical conditions consistently associated were hypertension in 88 %, end stage renal disease in 59 %, and diabetes mellitus in 35 % of patients. ..
  7. Meeks J, Erickson B, Gonzalez C. Staged reconstruction of long segment urethral strictures in men with previous pediatric hypospadias repair. J Urol. 2009;181:685-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We describe outcomes after staged reconstruction for extensive urethral stricture disease in men after previous pediatric hypospadias repair in childhood. At intermediate followup staged urethroplasty provided acceptable outcomes. ..
  8. Alaraj A, Charbel F, Amin Hanjani S. Peri-operative measures for treatment and prevention of cerebral vasospasm following subarachnoid hemorrhage. Neurol Res. 2009;31:651-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The utilization of a multimodality approach to treat patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage presenting with existing vasospasm can result in good outcome. ..
  9. Bulsiewicz W, Kahrilas P, Kwiatek M, Ghosh S, Meek A, Pandolfino J. Esophageal pressure topography criteria indicative of incomplete bolus clearance: a study using high-resolution impedance manometry. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009;104:2721-8 pubmed publisher

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  1. Palella F, Gange S, Benning L, Jacobson L, Kaplan R, Landay A, et al. Inflammatory biomarkers and abacavir use in the Women's Interagency HIV Study and the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study. AIDS. 2010;24:1657-65 pubmed publisher
    ..To assess associations between abacavir (ABC) use and systemic inflammation...
  2. King R, Hartke R, Houle T. Patterns of relationships between background characteristics, coping, and stroke caregiver outcomes. Top Stroke Rehabil. 2010;17:308-17 pubmed publisher
    ..Clinicians can build on caregivers' strengths while identifying threats to adaptation to tailor interventions that promote healthy outcomes. ..
  3. Kolokythas A, Schwartz J, Pytynia K, Panda S, Yao M, Homann B, et al. Analysis of RNA from brush cytology detects changes in B2M, CYP1B1 and KRT17 levels with OSCC in tobacco users. Oral Oncol. 2011;47:532-6 pubmed publisher
  4. Serdarevic F, Jones R, Weaver K, Black S, Ritger K, Guichard F, et al. Multi-pathogen waterborne disease outbreak associated with a dinner cruise on Lake Michigan. Epidemiol Infect. 2012;140:621-5 pubmed publisher
  5. Buchs N, Addeo P, Bianco F, Ayloo S, Benedetti E, Giulianotti P. Robotic versus open pancreaticoduodenectomy: a comparative study at a single institution. World J Surg. 2011;35:2739-46 pubmed publisher
  6. Siewe B, Stapleton J, Martinson J, Keshavarzian A, Kazmi N, Demarais P, et al. Regulatory B cell frequency correlates with markers of HIV disease progression and attenuates anti-HIV CD8? T cell function in vitro. J Leukoc Biol. 2013;93:811-8 pubmed publisher
    ..4791; P=0.0443). Our data indicate that Bregs contribute to HIV-infection associated immune dysfunction by T cell impairment, via IL-10 and possibly PD-L1 expression. ..
  7. Argos M, Rahman M, Parvez F, Dignam J, Islam T, Quasem I, et al. Baseline comorbidities in a skin cancer prevention trial in Bangladesh. Eur J Clin Invest. 2013;43:579-88 pubmed publisher
  8. Sodikoff J, Hirano I. Proton pump inhibitor-responsive esophageal eosinophilia does not preclude food-responsive eosinophilic esophagitis. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016;137:631-3 pubmed publisher
  9. Peterson S, Braunschweig C. Prevalence of Sarcopenia and Associated Outcomes in the Clinical Setting. Nutr Clin Pract. 2016;31:40-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In consideration of the growing population of older adults with multiple comorbidities, more research is needed to identify sarcopenia and develop interventions that are directed at attenuating or reversal muscle loss. ..
  10. Mohananey D, Smilowitz N, Villablanca P, Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Baruah A, et al. Trends in the Incidence and In-Hospital Outcomes of Cardiogenic Shock Complicating Thyroid Storm. Am J Med Sci. 2017;354:159-164 pubmed publisher
    ..Although incidence has increased over the years, mortality from CS has steadily declined. ..
  11. Rodriguez E, Hall J, Smith R, Rachoy J, Szmyd T. Treatment of osteochondral lesions of the talus with cryopreserved talar allograft and ankle distraction with external fixation. Surg Technol Int. 2006;15:282-8 pubmed
    ..No patients experienced any major complications and none have required additional surgery. We feel that these initial results warrant further investigation of this treatment...
  12. Winter J, Inwards D, Spies S, Wiseman G, Patton D, Erwin W, et al. Yttrium-90 ibritumomab tiuxetan doses calculated to deliver up to 15 Gy to critical organs may be safely combined with high-dose BEAM and autologous transplantation in relapsed or refractory B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. J Clin Oncol. 2009;27:1653-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Careful dosimetry is required to avoid toxicity and undertreatment. ..
  13. Ye Q, Xu Monette Z, Tzankov A, Deng L, Wang X, Manyam G, et al. Prognostic impact of concurrent MYC and BCL6 rearrangements and expression in de novo diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. Oncotarget. 2016;7:2401-16 pubmed publisher
  14. Huo L, Wang Y, Gong Y, Krishnamurthy S, Wang J, Diao L, et al. MicroRNA expression profiling identifies decreased expression of miR-205 in inflammatory breast cancer. Mod Pathol. 2016;29:330-46 pubmed publisher
    ..MicroRNA-205 may serve as a therapeutic target in advanced breast cancer including inflammatory breast cancer. ..
  15. Weinzweig N, Gonzalez M. Surgical infections of the hand and upper extremity: a county hospital experience. Ann Plast Surg. 2002;49:621-7 pubmed
    ..Ciprofloxacin (400 mg every 12 hours) proved most effective against the Gram-negative organisms, including Pseudomonas, and was also the most effective single agent overall. ..
  16. Sawyer M, Innocenti F, Das S, Cheng C, Ramirez J, Pantle Fisher F, et al. A pharmacogenetic study of uridine diphosphate-glucuronosyltransferase 2B7 in patients receiving morphine. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2003;73:566-74 pubmed
    ..045 and P =.004, respectively). Interindividual differences in morphine glucuronidation may be the result of genetic variation in UGT2B7, and further studies are indicated. ..
  17. Chaudhry S, Jin L, Meltzer D. Use of a self-report-generated Charlson Comorbidity Index for predicting mortality. Med Care. 2005;43:607-15 pubmed
    ..Administrative data may offer some small improvements in predictive ability and may be preferred when readily available. ..
  18. Larghi A, Noffsinger A, Dye C, Hart J, Waxman I. EUS-guided fine needle tissue acquisition by using high negative pressure suction for the evaluation of solid masses: a pilot study. Gastrointest Endosc. 2005;62:768-74 pubmed
    ..Further studies in which EUS-FNTA is performed before FNA and with variable number of passes are needed to better define its diagnostic role and performance characteristics. ..
  19. Alexander G, Larkin G, Wynia M. Physicians' preparedness for bioterrorism and other public health priorities. Acad Emerg Med. 2006;13:1238-41 pubmed
    ..These findings highlight the importance of expanding bioterrorism preparedness efforts to improve the public health system more broadly. ..
  20. Huo D, Bailey S, Ouellet L. Cessation of injection drug use and change in injection frequency: the Chicago Needle Exchange Evaluation Study. Addiction. 2006;101:1606-13 pubmed
    ..These results did not support the hypothesis that NEP use influences the frequency of injection over time. One-sixth of IDUs stopped injection for more than 1 year, providing a substantial window for relapse prevention interventions. ..
  21. Spies C, Timmermanns I, Schrader R. Transcatheter closure of secundum atrial septal defects in adults with the Amplatzer septal occluder: intermediate and long-term results. Clin Res Cardiol. 2007;96:340-6 pubmed
    ..The immediate success rates are excellent and follow-up data suggest that the ASO is a safe device well suited for transcatheter ASD closure. ..
  22. Dietz J, Kachar S, Nagle D. Endoscopically assisted excision of digital enchondroma. Arthroscopy. 2007;23:678.e1-4 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, the addition of an endoscope is an inexpensive modification that promises to save time, decrease morbidity, and possibly improve long-term outcomes. ..
  23. Silver G, Robertson S, Halerz M, Conrad P, Supple K, Gamelli R. A silver-coated antimicrobial barrier dressing used postoperatively on meshed autografts: a dressing comparison study. J Burn Care Res. 2007;28:715-9 pubmed
    ..Because of the reduced number of dressing changes, the use of Acticoat was a less expensive alternative to 5% sulfamylon dressing changes in this study. ..
  24. Bilimoria K, Shen W, Elaraj D, Bentrem D, Winchester D, Kebebew E, et al. Adrenocortical carcinoma in the United States: treatment utilization and prognostic factors. Cancer. 2008;113:3130-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The authors' objectives were to examine treatment utilization and factors associated with long-term survival after resection of ACC in a large, national, patient population...
  25. Markaryan A, Nelson E, Hinojosa R. Quantification of the mitochondrial DNA common deletion in presbycusis. Laryngoscope. 2009;119:1184-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the association between the mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) common deletion (CD) level in cochlear tissue and the severity of hearing loss in individuals with presbycusis...
  26. Pascual Garrido C, Slabaugh M, L Heureux D, Friel N, Cole B. Recommendations and treatment outcomes for patellofemoral articular cartilage defects with autologous chondrocyte implantation: prospective evaluation at average 4-year follow-up. Am J Sports Med. 2009;37 Suppl 1:33S-41S pubmed publisher
    ..Patients with failed prior cartilage procedures can also expect sustained and clinically meaningful improvement. ..
  27. Weuve J, Hauser R, Calafat A, Missmer S, Wise L. Association of exposure to phthalates with endometriosis and uterine leiomyomata: findings from NHANES, 1999-2004. Environ Health Perspect. 2010;118:825-32 pubmed publisher
    ..The positive associations for MBP and inverse associations for MEHP in relation to endometriosis and leiomyomata warrant investigation in prospective studies. ..
  28. Maitland M, Bakris G, Black H, Chen H, Durand J, Elliott W, et al. Initial assessment, surveillance, and management of blood pressure in patients receiving vascular endothelial growth factor signaling pathway inhibitors. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2010;102:596-604 pubmed publisher
    ..Proper agent selection, dosing, and scheduling of follow-up should enable maintaining VSP inhibition while avoiding the complications associated with excessive or prolonged elevation in BP. ..
  29. Scanzello C, McKeon B, Swaim B, DiCarlo E, Asomugha E, Kanda V, et al. Synovial inflammation in patients undergoing arthroscopic meniscectomy: molecular characterization and relationship to symptoms. Arthritis Rheum. 2011;63:391-400 pubmed publisher
    ..Chemokines may contribute to the development of synovial inflammation in patients with meniscal pathology; they also represent potential therapeutic targets for reducing inflammatory symptoms. ..
  30. Yamada A, Hara T, Li F, Fujinaga Y, Ueda K, Kadoya M, et al. Quantitative evaluation of liver function with use of gadoxetate disodium-enhanced MR imaging. Radiology. 2011;260:727-33 pubmed publisher
  31. Rezania K, Soliven B, Baron J, Lin H, Penumalli V, Van Besien K. Myasthenia gravis, an autoimmune manifestation of lymphoma and lymphoproliferative disorders: case reports and review of literature. Leuk Lymphoma. 2012;53:371-80 pubmed publisher
    ..These perturbations could be the result of the lymphoid malignancy per se, or its treatment. ..
  32. Halverson C, Ross L. Incidental findings of therapeutic misconception in biobank-based research. Genet Med. 2012;14:611-5 pubmed publisher
    ..This finding raises questions about how to engage prospective research participants in the long-term goals of biobank-based research without unintentionally overstating possible short-term clinical benefits. ..
  33. Huber A, Tan D, Sun J, Dean D, Wu T, Zhou Z. High expression of carbonic anhydrase IX is significantly associated with glandular lesions in gastroesophageal junction and with tumorigenesis markers BMI1, MCM4 and MCM7. BMC Gastroenterol. 2015;15:80 pubmed publisher
    ..High CA9 expression may be related to the acidic environment caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease in the gastroesophageal junction and associated with tumorigenesis through BMI1, MCM4 and MCM7. ..
  34. von Eichel Streiber A, Paik W, Knight K, Gisch K, Nadjafi K, Decker C, et al. Induction of antitoxin responses in Clostridium-difficile-infected patients compared to healthy blood donors. Anaerobe. 2016;41:91-103 pubmed publisher
    ..If this hypothesis is confirmed, immune suppression rather than protective humoral immunity might be the consequence in some patients infected with toxigenic C. difficile. ..
  35. Weidner A, Barber M, Markland A, Rahn D, Hsu Y, Mueller E, et al. Perioperative Behavioral Therapy and Pelvic Muscle Strengthening Do Not Enhance Quality of Life After Pelvic Surgery: Secondary Report of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Phys Ther. 2017;97:1075-1083 pubmed publisher
    ..Perioperative BPMT performed as an adjunct to vaginal surgery for POP and SUI provided no additional improvement in QOL or sexual function compared with usual care. ..
  36. Gonzalez M, Papierski P, Hall R. Osteomyelitis of the hand after a human bite. J Hand Surg Am. 1993;18:520-2 pubmed
    ..Bacteriologic study commonly showed mixed infections with skin and oral flora. The infections were prone to relapse, and nine patients required more than one surgical debridement...
  37. Kalapurakal J, Nan B, Norkool P, Coppes M, Perlman E, Beckwith B, et al. Treatment outcomes in adults with favorable histologic type Wilms tumor-an update from the National Wilms Tumor Study Group. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2004;60:1379-84 pubmed
    ..Finally, all patients should be monitored for signs and symptoms of hepatic venoocclusive disease. ..
  38. Kowal Vern A, Ortegel J, Bourdon P, Chakrin A, Latenser B, Kimball D, et al. Elevated cytokine levels in peritoneal fluid from burned patients with intra-abdominal hypertension and abdominal compartment syndrome. Burns. 2006;32:563-9 pubmed
    ..Peritoneal fluid may be a reservoir for cytokines during initial resuscitation and contributes to homeostatic perturbations in burn patients. ..
  39. Das S, Chandler J, Pollack A, Biggio E, Diaz L, Raizer J, et al. Oligodendroglioma of the pineal region. Case report. J Neurosurg. 2006;105:461-4 pubmed
    ..Although the spectrum of tumors arising within the region of the pineal gland is broad, to the authors' knowledge this is the first report of an oligodendroglioma occurring in this area...
  40. Langerman A, Blair E, Sweiss N, Taxy J. Utility of lip biopsy in the diagnosis and treatment of Sjogren's syndrome. Laryngoscope. 2007;117:1004-8 pubmed
    ..However, not all patients undergoing lip biopsy will derive diagnostic benefit from the procedure. In this series, clinical symptoms and serology did not predict positive lip biopsy. ..
  41. Odenike O, Alkan S, Sher D, Godwin J, Huo D, Brandt S, et al. Histone deacetylase inhibitor romidepsin has differential activity in core binding factor acute myeloid leukemia. Clin Cancer Res. 2008;14:7095-101 pubmed publisher
    ..Romidepsin has differential antileukemic and molecular activity in CBF AML. Development of this agent in CBF AML should focus on combinations that target related mechanisms of gene silencing such as DNA methylation. ..
  42. Bolon M, Hooper D, Stevenson K, Greenbaum M, Olsen M, Herwaldt L, et al. Improved surveillance for surgical site infections after orthopedic implantation procedures: extending applications for automated data. Clin Infect Dis. 2009;48:1223-9 pubmed publisher
  43. Sobel R, Paasche Orlow M, Waite K, Rittner S, Wilson E, Wolf M. Asthma 1-2-3: a low literacy multimedia tool to educate African American adults about asthma. J Community Health. 2009;34:321-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In general, feedback from the target population was particularly helpful in the development of the tool and its initial evaluation, and should be considered as a necessary step in the creation of other patient education materials. ..
  44. Shashoua A, Gill D, Barajas R, Dini M, August C, Kirschenbaum G, et al. Caseating granulomata caused by hemostatic agent posing as metastatic leiomyosarcoma. JSLS. 2009;13:226-8 pubmed
    ..Use of gelatin-thrombin hemostatic agents may elicit a foreign body reaction leading to large giant cell granulomata. In this case, the presence of these granulomata mimicked metastatic disease. ..
  45. RUSCH N, Todd A, Bodenhausen G, Olschewski M, Corrigan P. Automatically activated shame reactions and perceived legitimacy of discrimination: A longitudinal study among people with mental illness. J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry. 2010;41:60-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Automatically activated shame reactions may increase vulnerability to mental illness stigma. ..
  46. Victorson D, Beaumont J, Rosenbloom S, Shevrin D, Cella D. Efficient assessment of the most important symptoms in advanced prostate cancer: the NCCN/FACT-P Symptom Index. Psychooncology. 2011;20:977-83 pubmed publisher
    ..Copyright © 2010 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. ..
  47. Levine L, Benson J, Hoover C. Inflatable penile prosthesis placement in men with Peyronie's disease and drug-resistant erectile dysfunction: A single-center study. J Sex Med. 2010;7:3775-83 pubmed publisher
    ..Mechanical failure was 7%. Men with PD undergoing IPP placement should be counseled regarding potential penile length loss and residual curvature, neither of which appeared to interfere with coitus but may reduce satisfaction. ..
  48. Nunnally M, Jaeschke R, Bellingan G, Lacroix J, Mourvillier B, Rodríguez Vega G, et al. Targeted temperature management in critical care: a report and recommendations from five professional societies. Crit Care Med. 2011;39:1113-25 pubmed publisher
    ..5°C (vs. less structured management) in the treatment of term newborns who sustained asphyxia and exhibit acidosis and/or encephalopathy (weak recommendation, moderate quality of evidence). ..
  49. Hynes D, Stroupe K, Fischer M, Reda D, Manning W, Browning M, et al. Comparing VA and private sector healthcare costs for end-stage renal disease. Med Care. 2012;50:161-70 pubmed publisher
    ..001). Continued research addressing costs and effectiveness of care across public and private sector settings is critical in informing health policy options for patients with complex chronic illnesses such as ESRD. ..
  50. Li F, Engelmann R, Pesce L, Doi K, Metz C, Macmahon H. Small lung cancers: improved detection by use of bone suppression imaging--comparison with dual-energy subtraction chest radiography. Radiology. 2011;261:937-49 pubmed publisher
    ..Further improvements can be achieved by use of DES radiography but with the requirement for special equipment and a potential small increase in radiation dose. ..
  51. Innocenti F, Owzar K, Cox N, EVANS P, Kubo M, Zembutsu H, et al. A genome-wide association study of overall survival in pancreatic cancer patients treated with gemcitabine in CALGB 80303. Clin Cancer Res. 2012;18:577-84 pubmed publisher
    ..This exploratory GWAS may provide the foundation for testing the biology and clinical effects of novel genes and their heritable variants through mechanistic and confirmatory studies in pancreatic cancer. ..
  52. Lawton C, Smith Z, Nixon A, Dahdaleh N, Wong A, Khanna R, et al. The effect of surgical level on self-reported clinical outcomes after minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: L4-L5 versus L5-S1. World Neurosurg. 2014;81:177-82 pubmed publisher
  53. Weisman P, Sutton B, Siziopikou K, Hansen N, Khan S, Neuschler E, et al. Non-mass-associated intraductal papillomas: is excision necessary?. Hum Pathol. 2014;45:583-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data suggest that conservative follow-up is reasonable for non-mass-associated IDPs without atypia regardless of microscopic size, provided that careful pathologic-radiologic correlation is achieved. ..
  54. Rozenfeld M, Ansari S, Mohan P, Shaibani A, Russell E, Hurley M. Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease and Intracranial Aneurysms: Is There an Increased Risk of Treatment?. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2016;37:290-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Despite the additional catheterization-related risks of dissection and embolization, coiling results in shorter hospital stays and similar mortality compared with clipping. ..
  55. Desai S, Konanur M, Foltz G, Malaisrie S, Resnick S. An Endovascular Approach to the Entrapped Central Venous Catheter After Cardiac Surgery. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2016;39:453-7 pubmed publisher
    ..An endovascular algorithm to the "entrapped CVC" is proposed, which likely reduces risks posed by resternotomy to cardiac surgery patients in the post-operative period. ..
  56. Cisbani G, Maxan A, Kordower J, Planel E, Freeman T, Cicchetti F. Presence of tau pathology within foetal neural allografts in patients with Huntington's and Parkinson's disease. Brain. 2017;140:2982-2992 pubmed publisher
  57. Damle R, Levine J, Matos J, Greenberg S, Brooks R, Frumkin W, et al. Efficacy and risks of moricizine in inducible sustained ventricular tachycardia. Ann Intern Med. 1992;116:375-81 pubmed
  58. Baron B, Martin M, Sucharetza B, Jeon H, Baron J. Four patients with both thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and autoimmune thrombocytopenic purpura: the concept of a mixed immune thrombocytopenia syndrome and indications for plasma exchange. J Clin Apher. 2001;16:179-85 pubmed
  59. Reddy P, Shetty V, Dutt D, York A, Dar S, Mundle S, et al. Increased incidence of mitochondrial cytochrome c-oxidase gene mutations in patients with myelodysplastic syndromes. Br J Haematol. 2002;116:564-75 pubmed
    ..These results suggest a role for mt-DNA mutations in the excessive apoptosis and resulting cytopenias of MDS patients. ..
  60. Mesulam M, Siddique T, Cohen B. Cholinergic denervation in a pure multi-infarct state: observations on CADASIL. Neurology. 2003;60:1183-5 pubmed
  61. Amin S, Huang C, Reierstad S, Lin Z, Arbieva Z, Wiley E, et al. Paracrine-stimulated gene expression profile favors estradiol production in breast tumors. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2006;253:44-55 pubmed
  62. Weintraub S, Fahey C, Johnson N, Mesulam M, Gitelman D, Weitner B, et al. Vasectomy in men with primary progressive aphasia. Cogn Behav Neurol. 2006;19:190-3 pubmed
    ..Potential mechanisms mediating risk include vasectomy-induced immune responses to sperm, which shares antigenic epitopes with brain. Antisperm antibodies can also develop in women and become risk factors for PPA. ..
  63. Harden R, Cottrill J, Gagnon C, Smitherman T, Weinland S, Tann B, et al. Botulinum toxin a in the treatment of chronic tension-type headache with cervical myofascial trigger points: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study. Headache. 2009;49:732-43 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the putative technique of injecting BT-A directly into the ubiquitous MTPs in CTTH is partially supported in this pilot study. Definitive trials with larger samples are needed to test this hypothesis further. ..
  64. Najdowski C, Ullman S. Prospective effects of sexual victimization on PTSD and problem drinking. Addict Behav. 2009;34:965-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Rather, experiencing revictimization during the study predicted survivors' prospective PTSD and problem drinking symptoms. Implications and recommendations for future research are discussed. ..
  65. Riaz A, Ryu R, Kulik L, Mulcahy M, Lewandowski R, Minocha J, et al. Alpha-fetoprotein response after locoregional therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma: oncologic marker of radiologic response, progression, and survival. J Clin Oncol. 2009;27:5734-42 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a novel correlation of AFP response to radiologic response, time-to-progression (TTP), progression-free survival (PFS), and overall survival (OS) in patients treated with locoregional therapies...
  66. Weaver K, Jones R, Albright R, Thomas Y, Zambrano C, Costello M, et al. Acute emergence of Elizabethkingia meningoseptica infection among mechanically ventilated patients in a long-term acute care facility. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010;31:54-8 pubmed publisher
    ..meningoseptica. This multidrug-resistant bacterium could pose additional risk when patients are transferred between long-term acute care hospitals and acute care hospitals. ..
  67. Miller E, Hoekstra A, Hurteau J, Rodriguez G. Cardiac metastasis from poorly differentiated carcinoma of the cervix: a case report. J Reprod Med. 2010;55:78-80 pubmed
    ..She died of cardiac failure 8 months after diagnosis of the cardiac lesion. Cervical cancer metastatic to the heart is rare and associated with a poor prognosis. Selected patients may benefit from multimodality treatment. ..
  68. Porter K, McCarthy B, Freels S, Kim Y, Davis F. Prevalence estimates for primary brain tumors in the United States by age, gender, behavior, and histology. Neuro Oncol. 2010;12:520-7 pubmed publisher
  69. Caliskan M, Cusanovich D, Ober C, Gilad Y. The effects of EBV transformation on gene expression levels and methylation profiles. Hum Mol Genet. 2011;20:1643-52 pubmed publisher
    ..In contrast, inference based on functional studies in LCLs may be more limited to the cell lines. ..
  70. Spear G, Kendrick S, Chen H, Thomas T, Bahk M, Balderas R, et al. Multiplex immunoassay of lower genital tract mucosal fluid from women attending an urban STD clinic shows broadly increased IL1ß and lactoferrin. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e19560 pubmed publisher
    ..Importantly, IL-1ß and lactoferrin are biomarkers for STDs/colonizations providing insights into immune responses and pathogenesis at this mucosal site. ..
  71. Duffecy J, Sanford S, Wagner L, Begale M, Nawacki E, Mohr D. Project onward: an innovative e-health intervention for cancer survivors. Psychooncology. 2013;22:947-51 pubmed publisher
  72. Abbasian J, Martin T, Patel S, Tessler H, Goldstein D. Immunologic and genetic markers in patients with idiopathic ocular inflammation and a family history of inflammatory bowel disease. Am J Ophthalmol. 2012;154:72-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Prometheus IBD Serology 7 may be useful in the evaluation of selected patients with unexplained uveitis. ..
  73. Cella D, Lai J, Nowinski C, Victorson D, Peterman A, Miller D, et al. Neuro-QOL: brief measures of health-related quality of life for clinical research in neurology. Neurology. 2012;78:1860-7 pubmed publisher
  74. Laiteerapong N, Iveniuk J, John P, Laumann E, Huang E. Classification of older adults who have diabetes by comorbid conditions, United States, 2005-2006. Prev Chronic Dis. 2012;9:E100 pubmed
    ..Older adults who have diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and 6 or more comorbid conditions may represent a subgroup of older adults who are less likely to benefit from intensive glycemic control. ..
  75. Sun X, Singleton P, Letsiou E, Zhao J, Belvitch P, Sammani S, et al. Sphingosine-1-phosphate receptor-3 is a novel biomarker in acute lung injury. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2012;47:628-36 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that microparticles containing nitrated S1PR3 shed into the circulation during inflammatory lung states, and represent a novel ALI biomarker linked to disease severity and outcome. ..
  76. King R, Hartke R, Houle T, Lee J, Herring G, Alexander Peterson B, et al. A problem-solving early intervention for stroke caregivers: one year follow-up. Rehabil Nurs. 2012;37:231-43 pubmed publisher
    ..04). Perceived health, threat appraisal and rational problem-solving were significant mediators (ps < .05). Findings provide direction for future interventions to promote and sustain healthy caregiver adaptation. ..
  77. Ollberding N, Aschebrook Kilfoy B, Caces D, Wright M, Weisenburger D, Smith S, et al. Phytanic acid and the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Carcinogenesis. 2013;34:170-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results provide support that total phytanic acid and phytanic acid-containing foods may increase NHL risk. ..
  78. Jain A, Liu K, Ferrucci L, Criqui M, Tian L, Guralnik J, et al. Declining walking impairment questionnaire scores are associated with subsequent increased mortality in peripheral artery disease. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61:1820-9 pubmed publisher
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