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 ...
Small area-level socioeconomic status and all-cause mortality within 10 years in a population-based cohort of women: Data from the Geelong Osteoporosis Study.
BACKGROUND: The social gradient of health and mortality is well-documented. However, data are scarce regarding whether differences in mortality are observed across socio-economic status (SES) measured at the small area-level. ...
Knowledge change regarding osteoporosis prevention: translating recommended guidelines into user-friendly messages within a community forum.
BACKGROUND: Osteoporosis is a skeletal disorder characterised by low bone mineral density and increased fracture risk. Nationally the total costs of this chronic disease are currently estimated at $2.754 billion annually. ...
Body mass index and measures of body fat for defining obesity and underweight: a cross-sectional, population-based study.
BACKGROUND: The body mass index (BMI) is commonly used as a surrogate marker for adiposity. However, the BMI indicates weight-for-height without considering differences in body composition and the contribution of body fat ...
Multiple sclerosis in Latin America: A different disease course severity? A collaborative study from the MSBase Registry.
Limited data suggest that multiple sclerosis (MS) in Latin America (LA) could be less severe than in the rest of the world. The objective was to compare the course of MS between LA and other regions. METHODS: Centers from ...
Prospective validation of a predictive model that identifies homeless people at risk of re-presentation to the emergency department.
OBJECTIVE: To prospectively evaluate the accuracy of a predictive model to identify homeless people at risk of representation to an emergency department. METHODS: A prospective cohort analysis utilised one month of data ...