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Research & Reviews  491 results

Effect of peripheral iridectomy on VEGF-A and TGF-β levels in rabbit aqueous humour.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8759248
BMC Ophthalmology; Chew ACY, Seet LF et. al.

Jan 16th, 2022 - Peripheral iridectomy (PI), routinely performed during glaucoma filtration surgery, may contribute to scarring. This study aims to determine whether PI alters the concentrations of VEGF-A and TGF-β isoforms in the rabbit aqueous humour. Anterior c...

LCI-GI-APX-NIN-001: Nintedanib in Metastatic Appendiceal Carcinoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03287947

Jan 12th, 2022 - The primary study objective is to evaluate the disease control rate. The secondary study objectives are to evaluate safety and toxicity, objective response rate, overall and 6-month progression free survival, and overall survival. Exploratory stud...

Alfapump® System in the Treatment of Refractory or Recurrent Ascites (POSEIDON Study)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03973866

Dec 30th, 2021 - The POSEIDON Study is a multicenter, single arm within subject crossover design pivotal trial conducted in patients diagnosed with refractory or recurrent ascites due to liver cirrhosis who meet inclusion/exclusion criteria. The study will enroll ...

Portosystemic shunt is an effective treatment for complications of portal hypertension ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/liv.15148
Liver International : Official Journal of the Internation... Aspite S, Schepis F et. al.

Dec 29th, 2021 - In patients affected by myelofibrosis with hepatic myeloid metaplasia (HMM), portal hypertension (PHT) complications may develop. In this case series, we analysed the efficacy and safety of transjugular portosystemic shunt (TIPS) in the treatment ...

Collection of Malignant Ascites, Pleural Fluid, and Blood From People With Solid Tumors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03189108

Dec 23rd, 2021 - Background: -Malignant ascites or pleural effusions are often seen in patients with solid tumor malignancies. -Malignant ascites is proinflammatory with many cytokines present and acts to promote tumor cell growth. -The cellular composition of mal...

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Guidelines  2 results

Guidelines on the management of ascites in cirrhosis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7788190
Gut Aithal GP, Palaniyappan N et. al.

Oct 18th, 2020 - The British Society of Gastroenterology in collaboration with British Association for the Study of the Liver has prepared this document. The aim of this guideline is to review and summarise the evidence that guides clinical diagnosis and managemen...

The diagnosis and management of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(16)35085-X
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Shmorgun D, Claman P et. al.

Nov 16th, 2011 - To review the clinical aspects of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome and provide recommendations on its diagnosis and clinical management. These guidelines will assist in the early recognition and management of ovarian hyperstimulation. Early recog...

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Drugs  9 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  48 results

LCI-GI-APX-NIN-001: Nintedanib in Metastatic Appendiceal Carcinoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03287947

Jan 12th, 2022 - The primary study objective is to evaluate the disease control rate. The secondary study objectives are to evaluate safety and toxicity, objective response rate, overall and 6-month progression free survival, and overall survival. Exploratory stud...

Alfapump® System in the Treatment of Refractory or Recurrent Ascites (POSEIDON Study)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03973866

Dec 30th, 2021 - The POSEIDON Study is a multicenter, single arm within subject crossover design pivotal trial conducted in patients diagnosed with refractory or recurrent ascites due to liver cirrhosis who meet inclusion/exclusion criteria. The study will enroll ...

Collection of Malignant Ascites, Pleural Fluid, and Blood From People With Solid Tumors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03189108

Dec 23rd, 2021 - Background: -Malignant ascites or pleural effusions are often seen in patients with solid tumor malignancies. -Malignant ascites is proinflammatory with many cytokines present and acts to promote tumor cell growth. -The cellular composition of mal...

Efficacy and Safety of Carvedilol in Cirrhosis Patients With Uncomplicated Ascites Without High Risk Esophageal Varices
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05057572

Oct 28th, 2021 - AIM-To compare the safety and efficacy of addition of carvedilol to SMT (diuretics +/- albumin) compared to SMT alone in the prevention of complicated ascites (refractory ascites, AKI-HRS, SBP or severe hyponatremia) at 1year. Methodology: Study p...

Comparing Ascites Relief In Two Standard Treatments: Large Volume Paracentesis Vs. Early Tips Using Viatorr Controlled Expansion Stents
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04315571

Aug 13th, 2021 - End Stage Liver Disease (ESLD) severely impacts body function leading to elevated blood pressure within the liver called "portal hypertension." One of its subsequent symptoms is ascites, or fluid accumulation in the abdomen. One standard treatment...

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News  48 results

Home-Based System Relieves Refractory Ascites in Cirrhosis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/964970

Dec 16th, 2021 - A home-based tunneled peritoneal catheter (PeCa) drainage system provided significant relief for patients with refractory ascites who were not candidates for transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS). For these patients, the current sta...

Home-based system relieves refractory ascites in cirrhosis
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/249961/hepatology/home-based-system-relieves-refractory-ascites-cirrhosis
Jim Kling

Dec 15th, 2021 - A home-based tunneled peritoneal catheter (PeCa) drainage system provided significant relief for patients with refractory ascites who were not candidates for transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS). For these patients, the current sta.

CDC Reports Burkholderia cepacia and B pseudomallei Outbreaks
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/956548

Aug 12th, 2021 - The CDC and FDA have announced an outbreak of at least 15 Burkholderia cepacia infections associated with contaminated ultrasound gel used to guide invasive procedures as well as an unrelated outbreak of Burkholderia pseudomallei that caused two d...

Shame Runs Deep in Medical Training; We Can Release It by Owning Our Own Stories
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953455?src=

Jun 23rd, 2021 - In last week's blog post, I wrote a line that's been stuck in my mind: "Shame, the ever-present companion of medical culture, once again getting in the way of an honest conversation." Shame wasn't the main topic of that piece, but I think my subco...

Understanding Biology and Patient Subsets in HCC
https://www.onclive.com/view/understanding-biology-and-patient-subsets-in-hcc

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Transcript: Richard Finn, MD: Hi, and welcome to this OncLive® News Network webinar. Today’s discussion will be focused on Novel Approaches to the Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma. I am your host, Dr. Richard Finn, clinical professor of m...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →