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Research & Reviews  7,491 results

Necrotizing Fasciitis In A Patient with Metastatic Clear Cell Ovarian Carcinoma Treated...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Haider A, Gurjar H et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Necrotizing fasciitis is a life-threatening infection of the deep soft tissues that leads to progressive destruction of the fascia and subcutaneous fat. It typically spreads along the muscle fascia planes because of the relatively poor ...

Phase I study of adjuvant chemotherapy with nab-paclitaxel and S-1 for stage III Lauren...
Cancer Medicine; Cui Y, Yu Y et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - The prognosis of diffuse-type gastric cancer (DGC) is poorer than that of intestinal type, but S-1 is a potential treatment option in DGC. This study explored the maximal tolerated dose (MTD) and the recommended dose for phase II study (RP2D) of n...

Neutropenia in Patients With Clozapine-Treated Schizophrenia: An Effect of Clozapine or...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MJT.0000000000001532 10.1111/acps.13428 10.1002/npr2.12238
American Journal of Therapeutics; Moga S, Teodorescu A et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Clozapine is the only approved antipsychotic for treatment-resistant schizophrenia. Despite its therapeutic benefits, it is still widely underused, mainly because of its potential to cause agranulocytosis and neutropenia. Prescribing clozapine in ...

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Guidelines  16 results

Emerging challenges in the evaluation of fever in cancer patients at risk of febrile ne...
Supportive Care in Cancer : Official Journal of the Multi... Cooksley T, Font C et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - Patients with cancer are at higher risk of more severe COVID-19 infection and have more associated complications. The position paper describes the management of cancer patients, especially those receiving anticancer treatment, during the COVID-19 ...

Management and Appropriate Use of Diazoxide in Infants and Children with Hyperinsulinism.
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Brar PC, Heksch R et. al.

Aug 19th, 2020 - The diagnosis of hypoglycemia and the use of diazoxide have risen in the last decade. Diazoxide is the only Food and Drug Agency-approved pharmacologic treatment for neonatal hypoglycemia caused by hyperinsulinism (HI). Recent publications have hi...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Acute Nonlocalized Abdominal Pain.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Scheirey CD et. al.

Nov 6th, 2018 - The range of pathology in adults that can produce abdominal pain is broad and necessitates an imaging approach to evaluate many different organ systems. Although localizing pain prompts directed imaging/management, clinical presentations may vary ...

Antimicrobial Prophylaxis for Adult Patients With Cancer-Related Immunosuppression: ASC...
Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the Am... Taplitz RA, Kennedy EB et. al.

Sep 5th, 2018 - To provide an updated joint ASCO/Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) guideline on antimicrobial prophylaxis for adult patients with immunosuppression associated with cancer and its treatment. ASCO and IDSA convened an update Expert Panel...

Outpatient Management of Fever and Neutropenia in Adults Treated for Malignancy: Americ...
Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the Am... Taplitz RA, Kennedy EB et. al.

Feb 21st, 2018 - Purpose To provide an updated joint ASCO/Infectious Diseases Society of American (IDSA) guideline on outpatient management of fever and neutropenia in patients with cancer. Methods ASCO and IDSA convened an Update Expert Panel and conducted a syst...

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Drugs  287 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  782 results

Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Disorders of T-cell Proliferation and/or Dysregulation

Jun 24th, 2022 - Background: Disorders of T-cell proliferation and/or dysregulation (TCP/D) can lead to T-cell lymphoproliferative disorders, autoimmunity, infection, and aberrant immune activation with resulting organ dysfunction, morbidity, and mortality. Alloge...

Immunotherapy Using Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes for Patients With Metastatic Melanoma

Jun 24th, 2022 - Background: Adoptive cell therapy (ACT) using autologous tumor infiltrating lymphocytes can mediate the regression of bulky metastatic melanoma when administered along with high-dose aldesleukin (IL-2) following a non-myeloablative lymphodepleting...

A Phase I Study of Mozobil in the Treatment of Patients With WHIMS

Jun 24th, 2022 - Mozobil (TM) (plerixafor injection, Genzyme/Sanofi) is a Food and Drug Administration approved medication to mobilize CD34+ hematopoietic stem cells prior to apheresis and use in autologous transplantation in non-Hodgkin lymphoma and multiple myel...

Improving White Blood Cell Collection From Healthy Donors

Jun 24th, 2022 - Bacterial and fungal infections in neutropenic patients or in patients with inherited disorders of neutrophil function continue to cause substantial morbidity and mortality. In particular, fungal infections are an increasingly important cause of d...

Cancer in Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes

Jun 24th, 2022 - Background: A prospective cohort of Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndrome (IBMFS) will provide new information regarding cancer rates and types in these disorders. Pathogenic variant(s) in IBMFS genes are relevant to carcinogenesis in sporadic ca...

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News  2,045 results

Advanced gastric cancer: Ramucirumab-irinotecan combo fails phase 2

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Key clinical point: Ramucirumab in combination with irinotecan fails to improve the progression-free survival (PFS) rate at 6 months in patients with previously treated advanced gastric cancer. Major finding: The 6-month PFS rate was 26.

Azathioprine Discontinuation Linked to Genotype Regardless of Race

Jun 21st, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Across multiple disease settings, patients with the rs2814778-CC genotype face a higher risk of stopping azathioprine due to hematopoietic toxicity and receiving lower doses of thiopurines, regardless of race, a new stu...

Excess weight may ward off infection in breast cancer treatment
Walter Alexander

Jun 7th, 2022 - A new study shows that being overweight may offer some women undergoing treatment for breast cancer protection against neutropenia – a potentially deadly outcome that can occur as a result of chemotherapy treatment. The study was presented at the.

Commentary: Gastric Cancer Chemotherapy in Select Populations, June 2022
Nataliya Uboha, MD, PhD

Jun 1st, 2022 - Dr. Nataliya Uboha, MD Chemotherapy plays a critical role in the management of patients with advanced gastroesophageal adenocarcinoma, and a fluoropyrimidine and platinum doublet (either oxaliplatin or cisplatin) is the standard regimen used.

Advanced gastric cancer: Taxane-based chemotherapy regimen improves outcomes

May 23rd, 2022 - Key clinical point : Taxanes plus basic chemotherapy vs basic chemotherapy alone improves oncologic outcomes in treatment-naive patients with advanced gastric cancer. Major finding: Basic chemotherapy with vs without taxanes significantly improved.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →