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Research & Reviews  248 results

Prevalence and Time Course of Thiamine Deficiency in Critically Ill Children: A Multice...
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine : a Journal of the Socie... Akkuzu E, Yavuz S et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - To determine the prevalence and time course of thiamine deficiency (TD) in PICU patients. Multicenter, prospective, cohort study between May 2019 and November 2019. Three university-based tertiary care, mixed medical-surgical PICUs in Ankara, Turk...

The Mammillary Bodies: A Review of Causes of Injury in Infants and Children.
AJNR. American Journal of Neuroradiology; Meys KME, de Vries LS et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - Despite their small size, the mammillary bodies play an important role in supporting recollective memory. However, they have typically been overlooked when assessing neurologic conditions that present with memory impairment. While there is increas...

What is the optimum thiamine dose to treat or prevent Wernicke's encephalopathy or Wern...
Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research; Dingwall KM, Delima JF et. al.

Apr 17th, 2022 - The primary cause of Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome (WKS) is thiamine deficiency, and more than 90% of cases are reported in alcohol-dependent patients. While observational studies show parenteral thiamine administration drastically reduced WKS-relat...

A Case of Pulmonary Hypertension in a 67-Year-Old Woman with Thiamine Deficiency Follow...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Shibayama J, Tada H et. al.

Mar 18th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Thiamine deficiency often occurs in patients with alcohol abuse and unbalanced diets. However, gastric surgery and/or use of diuretics can also cause this situation. Importantly, thiamine deficiency can cause pulmonary hypertension, whi...

Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy

Dec 21st, 2021 - Overview The focus of this review is on the effects of alcohol on the myocardium and its role as a cause of heart failure due to dilated cardiomyopathy (DC). For nearly 150 years, alcohol consumption has been associated with a variety of cardiovas...

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Drugs  13 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

Evaluation of Hydrocortisone, Vitamin C and Thiamine for the Treatment of Septic Shock

Dec 10th, 2021 - Critically ill patients have low plasma levels of vitamin C. Additionally, ascorbic acid levels were inversely correlated with multi-organ dysfunction. Several studies have shown the benefit of using Vitamin C for treatment of critically ill patie...

Epidemiology of Long QTand Asian Sudden Death in Sleep

Apr 27th, 2021 - BACKGROUND: Sudden and unexplained death in sleep (SUDS) is a leading cause of death of young men in several Asian populations. The immediate cause is ventricular fibrillation in the absence of known disease. A strong environmental component may b...

Effect of IV Vitamin C, Thiamine, and Steroids on Mortality of Septic Shock

Feb 10th, 2020 - This is a double-blind randomized placebo controlled study. Only the dispensing pharmacist, who has no clinical interaction with the patient and is not part of the bedside treatment team, will be aware of the treatment allocation. Patients will be...

Effect of Thiamine on Oxygen Utilization (VO2) in Critical Illness

Jan 16th, 2018 - Extensive research has been done over the past two decades looking at the role of oxygen delivery (DO2) and oxygen utilization (VO2) in critical illness. VO2 depends on cardiac output, arterial oxygen content, and the body's ability to extract oxy...

Oral Thiamine for the Treatment of Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

May 13th, 2015 - It is estimated that more then 5 million people in the United States suffer from Diabetes Mellitus, and of these up to 80% suffer from painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy. Multiple medications have been tried for the treatment of painful diabet...

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News  13 results

Vitamin supplementation in healthy patients: What does the evidence support?
MDedge Family Medicine; Joel Herness, MD, Jennifer Svarverud, DO et. al.

Oct 20th, 2021 - Since their discovery in the early 1900s as the treatment for life-threatening deficiency syndromes, vitamins have been touted as panaceas for numerous ailments. While observational data have suggested potential correlations between vitamin status.

Dr. Kuykendall on Toxicity Profiles of Ruxolitinib and Fedratinib in Myelofibrosis

Dec 20th, 2020 - Andrew T. Kuykendall, MD, assistant member, Department of Malignant Hematology, Moffitt Cancer Center, discusses the toxicity profiles of ruxolitinib (Jakafi) and fedratinib (Inrebic) in myelofibrosis. Both agents are JAK inhibitors. However, rux...

Bariatric Surgery Biochemical Monitoring and Micronutrient Replacement Clinical Practice Guidelines (BOMSS, 2020)

Nov 17th, 2020 - In November 2020, the British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society published guidelines for biochemical monitoring and micronutrient replacement in patients who undergo bariatric surgery.[1] Preoperative Nutritional Assessment A comprehensive nut...

Vitamin B1 Deficiency a Key Driver of Alcohol-Related Dementia?

Sep 17th, 2020 - Vitamin B1 deficiency may play a role in the development of alcohol-related dementia (ARD), new research suggests. Investigators at the University of Vienna in Austria explored the hypothesis that the accumulation of iron in the brain is caused by...

Vitamin B1 Deficiency a Key Driver of Alcohol-Related Dementia?

Sep 17th, 2020 - Vitamin B1 deficiency may play a role in the development of alcohol-related dementia (ARD), new research suggests. Investigators at the University of Vienna in Austria explored the hypothesis that the accumulation of iron in the brain is caused by...

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