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Research & Reviews  336 results

Malignant Pleural Effusion: Presentation, Diagnosis, and Management.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2022.04.017
The American Journal of Medicine; Gayen S

May 17th, 2022 - Malignant pleural effusions are common in patients with cancer. Most malignant pleural effusions are secondary to metastases to the pleura, most often from lung or breast cancer. The presence of malignant effusion indicates advanced disease and po...

Lung Cancer: Diagnosis, Treatment Principles, and Screening.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/35559635
American Family Physician; Kim J, Lee H et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in men and women in the United States; however, it remains the leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States and worldwide. The most common but nonspecific symptom of lung cancer is cough. ...

Pneumothorax Medication
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/424547-medication

May 9th, 2022 - Medication Summary A tension pneumothorax requires treatment with rapidity. However, anesthetics and analgesics should be used if the patient is not in distress. The goals of pharmacotherapy are to reduce morbidity and to prevent complications. In...

The Epidemiology and Prehospital Care of Pediatric Unintentional Injuries among Countri...
https://doi.org/10.1080/10903127.2022.2062804
Prehospital Emergency Care : Official Journal of the Nati... Lee MC, Tseng WC et. al.

Apr 6th, 2022 - ObjectiveInjury is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in children. However, the epidemiology and prehospital care for pediatric unintentional injuries in Asia are still unclear.MethodsA total of 9,737 pediatric patients aged <18 years with u...

Hyper-Personalized Medicine Using Patient Derived Xenografts (PDXovo) for Metastatic Solid Tumors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04602702

Apr 5th, 2022 - The goal is to use PDXovos, which are chick embryos cultivated in an ex ovo fashion that will act as a xenograft host, for drug paneling. Chick embryos as a PDX host model system offer multiple advantages, such as increased tumor take rates, rapid...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  21 results

Hyper-Personalized Medicine Using Patient Derived Xenografts (PDXovo) for Metastatic Solid Tumors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04602702

Apr 5th, 2022 - The goal is to use PDXovos, which are chick embryos cultivated in an ex ovo fashion that will act as a xenograft host, for drug paneling. Chick embryos as a PDX host model system offer multiple advantages, such as increased tumor take rates, rapid...

Gravity- Versus Suction-driven Large Volume Thoracentesis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03591952

Mar 14th, 2022 - Therapeutic thoracentesis aims to drain fluid from the pleural space to alleviate breathlessness. The amount of and speed with which the fluid can be safely drained in one setting is unclear, and likely depends on the physiology of the pleural eff...

Pleural Manometry for the Characterization of Spontaneous and Tension Pneumothorax
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04630301

Dec 10th, 2021 - The rate of hospitalization for spontaneous pneumothorax among people age 14 or older is approximately 227 per million. Spontaneous pneumothorax in the absence of trauma can be further classified as primary spontaneous pneumothorax (PSP) or second...

GRAvity- Versus Wall Suction-drIven Large Volume Thoracentesis: a rAndomized Controlled Study (GRAWITAS Study)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05131945

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Aims and Objectives: The primary objective of this study is to compare gravity-driven versus wall suction-driven large volume therapeutic thoracentesis on the development of chest discomfort during the procedure. Expected Outcomes: We anticipate t...

Local Anesthesia Versus Combined Local Anesthesia With Single Dose Analgesia on Pain Control During Thoracic Ultrasound Guided Procedures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05121233

Nov 16th, 2021 - Interventional thoracic ultrasonography (TUS) includes both diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Fine-needle aspiration biopsy , Tru-cut Pleural or lung parenchymal biopsy and Cope or Abrams needles pleural biopsies are examples of diagnostic pr...

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News  29 results

Dr. Miller on Approaching Frontline Maintenance Therapy in Ovarian Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/dr-miller-on-approaching-frontline-maintenance-therapy-in-ovarian-cancer

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Eirwen M. Miller, MD, gynecologic oncologist, Allegheny Health Network, West Penn Hospital, discusses her approach to frontline maintenance therapy in ovarian cancer. Prior to implementing frontline maintenance therapy, patient factors, such as...

When Cancer Hits Close to Home
https://www.onclive.com/view/when-cancer-hits-close-to-home

Jun 30th, 2020 - Grim News On the week before my first interview for a hematology and oncology fellowship, however, my mother was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer. She had hit that magical 5-year mark just 1 month prior and thought she was cancer-free f...

Aug 16, 2019 This Week in Cardiology Podcast
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/916610

Aug 16th, 2019 - For the week ending Aug 16, 2019 John Mandrola, MD comments on the following cardiology news [and features] stories: Artificial Intelligence Detects 'Hidden' AFib During Normal Sinus Rhythm BASEL IX: PE Uncommon in Patients Presenting With Syncope...

Aug 16, 2019 This Week in Cardiology Podcast
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/916610

Aug 16th, 2019 - For the week ending Aug 16, 2019 John Mandrola, MD comments on the following cardiology news [and features] stories: Artificial Intelligence Detects 'Hidden' AFib During Normal Sinus Rhythm BASEL IX: PE Uncommon in Patients Presenting With Syncope...

AGA Clinical Practice Update: Coagulation in cirrhosis
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/203044/hepatology/aga-clinical-practice-update-coagulation-cirrhosis?channel=226
Amy Karon

Jul 1st, 2019 - Cirrhosis can involve “precarious” changes in hemostatic pathways that tip the scales toward either bleeding or hypercoagulation, experts wrote in an American Gastroenterological Association Clinical Practice Update. Based on current evidence, cli.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →