Radiology - Research Publications
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Early therapeutic response assessment by 18FDG-positron emissiontomography during chemotherapy in patients with diffuse large B-celllymphoma: isolated residual positivity involving bone is not usually a predictor of subsequent treatment failure
(Taylor & Francis, 2007-03)
Residual 2-fluoro-2-deoxyglucose (FDG) – positron emission tomography (PET) positivity during treatment of patients withdiffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBLC) prospectively identifies a subgroup at high likelihood of ...
The relationship between caregiver impacts and the unmet needs of survivors of stroke
(DOVE MEDICAL PRESS LTD, 2015-01-01)
BACKGROUND: Caregivers play a crucial role in meeting the needs of survivors of stroke. Yet, little is known about how they are impacted by their caregiving role. OBJECTIVES: To describe the relationship between survivor ...
EGFR gene copy number alterations are not a useful screening tool for predicting EGFR mutation status in lung adenocarcinoma
(LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2014-01-01)
We investigated if gene copy number (GCN) alterations of the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR), as detected by silver enhanced in situ hybridisation (SISH), could be used to select patients for EGFR mutation testing. ...
Tremor in multiple sclerosis is associated with cerebello-thalamic pathology
(SPRINGER WIEN, 2017-12-01)
Tremor in people with multiple sclerosis (MS) is a frequent and debilitating symptom with a relatively poorly understood pathophysiology. To determine the relationship between clinical tremor severity and structural magnetic ...
A systematic review of interventions to improve knowledge and self-management skills concerning contraception, pregnancy and breastfeeding in people with rheumatoid arthritis
(SPRINGER LONDON LTD, 2016-01-01)
This systematic review aimed to determine the effectiveness of interventions for improving knowledge and/or self-management skills concerning contraception, pregnancy and breastfeeding in people with rheumatoid arthritis ...
Streptococcus pneumoniae Carriage Prevalence in Nepal: Evaluation of a Method for Delayed Transport of Samples from Remote Regions and Implications for Vaccine Implementation
(PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2014-06-06)
BACKGROUND: Pneumococcal disease is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in young children in Nepal, and currently available pneumococcal conjugate vaccines offer moderate coverage of invasive disease isolates. ...
Muscle strength and areal bone mineral density at the hip in women: a cross-sectional study
(BIOMED CENTRAL LTD, 2015-05-24)
BACKGROUND: Muscle strengthening exercises are promoted for building and maintaining a healthy skeleton. We aimed to investigate the relationship between muscle strength and areal bone mineral density (BMD) at the hip in ...
A modified posterolateral transpedicular approach to thoracolumbar corpectomy with nerve preservation and bilateral cage reconstruction
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2014-06-01)
This retrospective study investigated the early results of a single-stage posterolateral transpedicular corpectomy and fusion in the thoracolumbar spine. A modified technique with nerve preservation and bilateral expandable ...