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China Organ Claims Raise Alarm about Transplant Research

The researches find that the On 17 June, the China Tribunal, a panel established by the non-governmental organization the International Coalition to End Transplant Abuse in China (ETAC), concluded that prisoners in China, in particular those imprisoned for their political or religious views, have been killed for their organs for years. It said that the…

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Families Where AF Occurs With Left Atrial Fibrosis

The study find that the Atrial Fibrosis (AF) is a condition that produces an irregular heartbeat that affects about two percent of the general population and six%  of people over 65 years of age. Therefore AF increases the risk of heart failure and stroke. While researchers have long believed genetics play a role in AF;…

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Blood Donation Does not Necessarily Replace the Blood Group

The researches find that the India is heavily dependent on replacement blood donation; wherein family or friends are asked to donate blood in lieu of the units given to a patient. However; therefore this form of blood donation does not necessarily replace the blood group or quantity administered and leads to increased risk of transfusion-transmissible…

Hematology

Hematological Cancer Patients Suffer Blood Clots

The study find that the New Danish research may help direct focus towards the serious complications that on average every fifth hematological cancer patient suffers. This is according to medical doctor and PhD Kasper Adelborg from Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital; who has studied the cases of 32,000 hematological; cancer patients between the years…

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BlooDe Device Helps Study Plugging Capacity of Platelets

Various diseases can cause hemorrhages or thromboses, sometimes fatal, resulting in particular from complications during surgery. This may take the form of a dysfunction of the platelets (hemostasis), the blood cells the role of which is to plug the holes in the damaged blood vessels. Researchers from the University of Geneva (UNIGE); the University of…

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Transfusion Dose Density Affects Myelodysplastic Syndrome

The researches find that the Transfusion dose density is an independent prognostic factor for progression-free survival (PFS) in patients with myelodysplastic syndromes treated with red blood cell transfusions (RBCTs), but according to a study published online June 6 in Haematologica. Louise de Swart, M.D., from the Radboud University Medical Center in Nijmegen, Netherlands; and colleagues…

Myelofibrosis

Discovery Leads To New Clinical Trial For Myelofibrosis Patients

Researchers at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) at the University of Utah (U of U) discover in laboratory studies; that an experimental drug called selinexor may block a crucial survival pathway exploit by myelofibrosis cells. However, their study was publish in Clinical Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association of Cancer Research. Base on these…

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Homosexuals Deliberately Break UK Blood Donor

The researches find that the Active homosexual men in the United Kingdom are deliberately breaking a regulation that bans them from giving blood Donor if they’ve had sexual contact with men in the past three months. Therefore While the rule is designed to keep the blood bank safe from blood-borne diseases; the active homosexuals are donating…

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Kidney Transplants Associated With Increased Risk Donors

The researches find that the Inadvertently transmit blood-borne viruses to organ recipients through transplant. Rates of IRD kidney transplants in children and the associated outcomes are unknown. Therefore They used the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients to identify pediatric deceased donor kidney transplants ;that are perform in the United States between January 1, 2005 and…

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Lowering Fracture Rates After Kidney Transplantation

The researches find that  the Kidney Transplant recipients are at increased risk of fracture due to a combination of factors. As the kidneys fail, they are no longer able to maintain normal levels of parathyroid hormone, vitamin D, and blood levels of calcium and phosphate, which are important for bone health. As a result; patients…

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Increasing Blood Donation Among Minorities

The researches find that the  increasing levels of blood donation among minorities, but according to a study by researchers at Georgia State University and Georgia Southern University. Therefore Nursing associate professor Regena Spratling in the Byrdine F. Lewis College of Nursing and Health Professions at Georgia State and her colleagues in the Georgia Southern University…

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Hospital Time Edema After Kidney Transplantation

The researches find that the a Kidney Transplantation patient’s legs cuts hospitalization time and improves short-term outcomes, a new randomized trial suggests. “They are seeing a significant increase in urine output; decrease in edema and increase in patient satisfaction compared to just wearing the compression stocking; as well as greater blood flow to the kidney,”…