Tuesday Jul 15
Mental Help Net
Added Corticosteroid Deemed Ineffective for Cancer Pain
The addition of methylprednisolone to opioid therapy does not appear to increase the analgesic effect for cancer pain, according to research published online July 7 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology .
Researchers' Work from Cornell University Focuses on Analytical...
Published methods for corticosteroid analysis in synovial fluid are primarily singleplex methods, do not screen for all corticosteroids of interest and are not adequately sensitive."
In the quest for safer treatment for systemic lupus erythematosus
This is the BioCruces Auto-immune Disease Group. From left to right: Jose Gabriel Erdozain, Monica Ferreiro, Ioana Ruiz-Arruza, Amaia Ugarte, Guillermo Ruiz-Irastorza Systemic lupus erythematosus is a chronic autoimmune disease.
Prednisone's benefits can outweigh its risks
Dear Dr. Roach: I am an 80-year-old woman who always had excellent health until about four years ago, when I was diagnosed as having developed bronchiectasis.
10 year-old-girl with life-threatening idiopathic systemic capillary leak syndrome: a case report
A 10 year old girl presented with abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhea, fever and developed generalized edema a day after admission.