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Radiotherapy

Chemotherapy Followed By Response Adaptive Radiotherapy

To assess the efficacy of upfront chemotherapy followed by response-adapted reduced-dose/ reduced-volume radiotherapy (RT) for intracranial germinoma. Therefore Materials and methods: Ninety-one patients from five institutions are register in the KSPNO G051/G081 Protocol. Because Germinomas were classified as solitary or multiple/disseminated diseases; and upfront chemotherapy is administer. But For all patients with multiple or disseminated…

Medical genetics

Genetic Contribution To Destructibility Helps Explain Procrastination

The researches find that the using a combination of questionnaires and genetic testing, German researchers have found that with increasing dopamine in the brain, women tended to show greater tendencies to procrastinate. Therefore Procrastination is define as voluntarily putting off certain goal-oriented activities. People who do things at once rather than putting them off show…

Asthma

Asthma Symptoms Can Be Reduced By Omega-3 Supplements

A new study has found that consuming a diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids is link; to fewer childhood asthma symptoms which are trigger by indoor air pollution. The study publish in ‘American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine’; lays out that families and health care providers may be able to protect children from…

Urinary Tract

Recarbrio OK’d For Complicated Urinary Tract, Intra-Abdominal Infections

The antibacterial drug product Recarbrio (imipenem, cilastatin, and relebactam) has approve to treat complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI) and complicated intra-abdominal infections (cIAI) in adults, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced. “The FDA remains focus on facilitating the development of safe; and effective new antibacterial drugs to give patients more options to fight serious…

Licensed Firearms Dealers And Intimate Partner Link Between

Licensed Firearms Dealers And Intimate Partner Link Between

Licensed Firearms; Much attention continues to be given to crimes committed with illegal guns; but there are high risks of intimate partner homicide with legally purchase firearms as well, according to a new Rutgers University Camden study. The pioneering study conducted by Richard Stansfield and Daniel Semenza, assistant professors of criminal justice at Rutgers Camden…

Hearing Aids

Hearing Aids Could Actually Protect The Brain

The study has concluded that people who wear a hearing aids for age-related hearing problems maintain better brain function over time than those who do not. It builds on important research in recent years pulled together by the Lancet Commission on Dementia Prevention, Intervention and Care, through which hearing loss emerge as an important risk…

Protein Maintaining A Delicate Balance Of DNA In Cell

Protein Maintaining A Delicate Balance Of DNA In Cell

The study reveling that protein maintaining a delicate balance of tightly packing DNA inside yeast cells with the same genetic material; while also allowing for variation amongst them. The incredibly long strands of DNA found in cells; are packing into a structure called chromatin with the help of proteins called histones. But heterochromatin is where…

Tattoo Biosensors Detecting Metabolites And Blood pH Change

Tattoo Biosensors Detecting Metabolites And Blood pH Change

A new innovative study on using tattoo for diagnostic rather than cosmetic purposes is a new concept. A tattooist places ink directly in the dermis, a roughly 1 millimeter thick layer of tissue that hosts nerves, blood vessels, and hair follicles. The tattoo needle punctures the epidermis, the uppermost layer of skin, and releases the…

Routine Treatment For Trauma Management

Routine Treatment For Trauma Management Around The World

In this study the device, which looks like a tiny umbrella frame, is used to stop blood clots in the legs traveling to the lungs, causing potentially fatal pulmonary embolism. Known as the inferior vena cava filter, the device is used extensively in the early treatment of trauma patients who are at high risk of developing…

Nuclear medicine

11C-Choline PET/CT in CRPC Patients And The Efcacy Of Local Treatments

The researches find that the Carbon 11-choline positron emission tomography/computed tomography (11C-choline PET/CT) and subsequent local therapy for oligometastatic prostate cancer have been report to be effective; but their efectiveness in castration resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) remains unclear. Here, we evaluated the findings of 11C-choline PET/CT in CRPC patients and the efcacy of local treatments…

Endometriosis

Study Finds New Treatment For Endometriosis

Endometriosis is a chronic condition that affects an estimated 1 in 10 women of reproductive age; but the underlying causes remain little understood. The EU-funded MOMENDO project is studying the molecular mechanisms; behind the condition in an effort to identify new treatment options and improve patient outcomes. However, endometriosis is sometimes mistaken for other conditions…

Facebook

Facebook Users Are Prone To Depression

Everyone else is better than me. That’s the impression; you get when you look at profiles on social networks. Great holiday, fantastic party, adorable children, incredible food: everyone shows their life in the best light on social networks. Those who take a look around on such sites can find that their self-esteem; takes a hit…