Post Tagged with: "Prognosis"

Prognostic and Predictive Value of FDG-PET as an Aid in Oesophageal Cancer Management

Prognostic and Predictive Value of FDG-PET as an Aid in Oesophageal Cancer Management

Oncology October 24, 2017 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

Mian Xi,1,2 *Steven H. Lin3 1. Department of Radiation Oncology, Cancer Center, Sun Yat-Sen University, State Key Laboratory of Oncology, Guangzhou, China 2. Collaborative Innovation Centre for Cancer Medicine, Guangzhou, China 3. Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA *Correspondence to shlin@mdanderson.orgRead More

Current Management of Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia: Emerging Insights and Outstanding Questions

Current Management of Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia: Emerging Insights and Outstanding Questions

Hematology July 28, 2016 at 8:20 AM 0 comments

*Xavier Thomas, Caroline Le Jeune Hematology Department, Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Pierre Bénite, France *Correspondence to xavier.thomas@chu-lyon.fr Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 21.03.16 Accepted: 28.06.16 Citation: EMJ Hematol. 2016;4[1]:117-128. Abstract Less than 50% of patients with adult acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL)Read More

Editor’s Pick: Clinical Significance of Apathy in Parkinson’s Disease

Editor’s Pick: Clinical Significance of Apathy in Parkinson’s Disease

Neurology July 12, 2016 at 8:28 AM 0 comments

The significant health burden that apathy creates for patients with Parkinson’s disease is  revealed in the following article by Muhammed and Husain; also highlighted are the difficulties of a therapeutic approach towards tackling a lack of motivation. This is an important issue for clinical neurologists who must be careful notRead More

Management of Patients with High-Grade Glioma

Management of Patients with High-Grade Glioma

Oncology November 17, 2014 at 9:23 AM 0 comments

Simge Yuksel,1 Anna Kolb,2 Ihsan Solaroglu,3 *Colin Watts2 1. School of Medicine, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey 2. Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Division of Neurosurgery, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, UK 3. Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey *Correspondence to cw209@cam.ac.uk Disclosure: No potential conflict ofRead More

Percutaneous Recanalisation of Coronary Artery Chronic Total Occlusions: A 2014 Update

Percutaneous Recanalisation of Coronary Artery Chronic Total Occlusions: A 2014 Update

Interventional Cardiology July 4, 2014 at 10:23 AM 0 comments

Dimitri Karmpaliotis, *Gregg W. Stone Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital and the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, NY, USA *Correspondence to gs2184@columbia.edu Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 29.01.14 Accepted: 22.04.14 Citation: EMJ Int Cardiol. 2014;1:28-37. Abstract Coronary chronic total occlusions (CTOs) are frequently encountered in clinicalRead More

Acute Liver Failure: A Dangerous and Challenging Syndrome

Acute Liver Failure: A Dangerous and Challenging Syndrome

Hepatology May 27, 2014 at 11:50 AM 0 comments

*Ali Canbay, Guido Gerken Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital, University Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany *Correspondence to ali.canbay@uni-due.de Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 19.12.13 Accepted: 05.03.14 Citation: EMJ Hepatol. 2014;1:91-98. Abstract Despite progress in understanding the underlying mechanisms, acute liver failure (ALF) is still one of the majorRead More