Thomas Patterson, Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
A 23-year-old man who was previously healthy was admitted to the surgical intensive care unit (ICU) following a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Exploratory laparotomy revealed a perforated colon which required a temporary diverting colonostomy.
Lynette Linkson, Specialist Registrars in Respiratory Medicine, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Richard Leach, Consultant Respiratory Physicians, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
A 48-year-old man was referred to the chest clinic with uncontrolled adult-onset asthma and severe persistent cough despite repeated courses of oral steroids. Previously his asthma had been well controlled with a combined inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) and long-acting β2 agonist (LABA).
LBH 589 + bortezomib + dexamethasone positive for Multiple Myeloma. Data published in Lancet Oncology- Novartis20-09-2014
Fetal Sex–Based Differences in Maternal Hormones, Angiogenic Factors, and Immune Mediators During Pregnancy and the Postpartum PeriodMon 04 Aug 2014 - American Journal of Reproductive Immunology
Problem:Several pregnancy complications have disparities based on the sex of the fetus. It is unknown whether the sex of the fetus differentially alters the maternal immune milieu, potentially ...
Expression Profiles of Antimicrobial Peptides in the Genital Tract of Women Using Progesterone Intrauterine Devices Versus Combined Oral ContraceptivesSat 02 Aug 2014 - American Journal of Reproductive Immunology
Problem:Sex hormones can influence the immune defenses of the female genital tract (FGT) and its susceptibility to infections. Here we investigated the effect of different hormonal contraceptives on ...
Newly diagnosed and relapsed follicular lymphoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-upJun 2014
The ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) are intended to provide the user with a set of..
The purpose of this guideline is to provide guidance on the management of pregnant women with red..
After completing this module you should know the common causes of mucocutaneous lesions in patients with HIV infection. You should know how to recognise such lesions and, where appropriate, how...
This activity is intended for allergists and other physicians with an interest in allergic diseases. The goal of this activity is to discuss the management of allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and other...
This activity is intended for allergists and other physicians with an interest in allergic diseases. The goal of this activity is to discuss the risks and benefits of allergen immunotherapy...
An open label extension and safety monitoring study of moderate to severe Ulcerative Colitis patients previously enrolled in Etrolizumab phase III studies05-09-2014
- Part 1 (OLE): to assess the long-term safety and efficacy of etrolizumab in eligible patients.
- Part 2 (SM): Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML) safety monitoring.
The purpose of this study is to demonstrate the superiority of MD1003 over placebo in the visual improvement of patients suffering from chronic visual loss resulting from multiple sclerosis related optic neuritis.