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ALLMedicine™ Pleural Effusions Center

Research & Reviews  381 results

Characterization of soluble PD-L1 in pleural effusions of mesothelioma patients: potent...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00432-020-03457-7
Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology; Carosio R, Fontana V et. al.

Nov 20th, 2020 - Programmed death-ligand 1 (PD-L1) protein plays a central role in the antitumor immune response, and appears to be a predictor of prognosis and efficacy for PD-L1 and programmed death 1 (PD-1) blockade therapy. The immunoregulatory role and progno...

Pleural effusion osmolality correlation with pH and glucose level of pleural fluid and ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resp.2020.103581
Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology; Peppa VG, Solenov EI et. al.

Nov 15th, 2020 - Pleural effusions (PE) are a common clinical entity resulting from pathologies that affect the pleural space such as congestive heart failure, malignancy and pneumonia. The osmolality of the pleural fluid has never been studied as well as the effe...

Toxicity reduction and water expelling effect preservation of Shizaotang after its toxi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2020.113583
Journal of Ethnopharmacology; Zhang Q, Li ZL et. al.

Nov 15th, 2020 - Shizaotang (SZT), consisted of Euphorbia kansui S.L.Liou ex S.B.Ho (EK), Euphorbia pekinensis Rupr. (EP), Daphne genkwa Sieb. et Zucc. (DG,fried) and Ziziphus jujuba Mill. (ZJ), is usually used for treating malignant pleural effusions (MPE), but ...

The Use of a Novel Quantitative Marker of Echogenicity of Pleural Fluid in Parapneumoni...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7556052
Canadian Respiratory Journal; Varsamas C, Kalkanis A et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Thoracic ultrasound is an essential tool in the daily clinical care of pleural effusions and especially parapneumonic pleural effusions (PPEs), in terms of diagnosis, management, and follow-up. Hypoechogenicity index (HI) is a quantitative marker ...

Association between Tunneled Pleural Catheter Use and Infection in Patients Immunosuppr...
https://doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.202007-886OC
Annals of the American Thoracic Society; Wilshire CL, Chang SC et. al.

Oct 7th, 2020 - Patients with malignant/paramalignant pleural effusions (MPE/PMPEs) may have tunneled pleural catheter (TPC) management withheld due to infection concerns from immunosuppression associated with antineoplastic therapy. To determine the rate of infe...

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Guidelines  1 results

ERS/EACTS statement on the management of malignant pleural effusions.
https://doi.org/10.1183/13993003.00349-2018
The European Respiratory Journal; Bibby AC, Dorn P et. al.

Jul 28th, 2018 - Malignant pleural effusions (MPE) are a common pathology, treated by respiratory physicians and thoracic surgeons alike. In recent years, several well-designed randomised clinical trials have been published that have changed the landscape of MPE m...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  383 results

Characterization of soluble PD-L1 in pleural effusions of mesothelioma patients: potent...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00432-020-03457-7
Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology; Carosio R, Fontana V et. al.

Nov 20th, 2020 - Programmed death-ligand 1 (PD-L1) protein plays a central role in the antitumor immune response, and appears to be a predictor of prognosis and efficacy for PD-L1 and programmed death 1 (PD-1) blockade therapy. The immunoregulatory role and progno...

Pleural effusion osmolality correlation with pH and glucose level of pleural fluid and ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resp.2020.103581
Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology; Peppa VG, Solenov EI et. al.

Nov 15th, 2020 - Pleural effusions (PE) are a common clinical entity resulting from pathologies that affect the pleural space such as congestive heart failure, malignancy and pneumonia. The osmolality of the pleural fluid has never been studied as well as the effe...

Toxicity reduction and water expelling effect preservation of Shizaotang after its toxi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2020.113583
Journal of Ethnopharmacology; Zhang Q, Li ZL et. al.

Nov 15th, 2020 - Shizaotang (SZT), consisted of Euphorbia kansui S.L.Liou ex S.B.Ho (EK), Euphorbia pekinensis Rupr. (EP), Daphne genkwa Sieb. et Zucc. (DG,fried) and Ziziphus jujuba Mill. (ZJ), is usually used for treating malignant pleural effusions (MPE), but ...

The Use of a Novel Quantitative Marker of Echogenicity of Pleural Fluid in Parapneumoni...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7556052
Canadian Respiratory Journal; Varsamas C, Kalkanis A et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Thoracic ultrasound is an essential tool in the daily clinical care of pleural effusions and especially parapneumonic pleural effusions (PPEs), in terms of diagnosis, management, and follow-up. Hypoechogenicity index (HI) is a quantitative marker ...

Association between Tunneled Pleural Catheter Use and Infection in Patients Immunosuppr...
https://doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.202007-886OC
Annals of the American Thoracic Society; Wilshire CL, Chang SC et. al.

Oct 7th, 2020 - Patients with malignant/paramalignant pleural effusions (MPE/PMPEs) may have tunneled pleural catheter (TPC) management withheld due to infection concerns from immunosuppression associated with antineoplastic therapy. To determine the rate of infe...

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News  2 results

Cardiovascular Medicine and Surgery NetWork
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/214641/society-news/cardiovascular-medicine-and-surgery-network/page/0/1?channel=28399

Jan 17th, 2020 - Clinical pulmonary medicine Definitive pleural interventions in malignant pleural effusions Malignant pleural effusions (MPEs) contribute significantly to symptom burden, and an emphasis on patient-centered outcomes prioritizes palliation of sympt.

Test May Aid Mesothelioma Diagnosis
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pulmonology/lungcancer/15660

Aug 24th, 2009 - Action Points Explain to patients that measuring mesothelin, a glycoprotein released by mesothelioma cells into pleural fluid, may help improve physicians' ability to determine whether a patient has mesothelioma. Pleural-fluid mesothelin outperfor...

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