The company has several programs in Phase II clinical development including microplasmin, which is being evaluated as a treatment for vitreoretinal disorders and as a thrombolytic agent for vascular occlusive diseases, including acute
hemorrhagic conjunctivitis caused by coxsackievirus A24--Caribbean.
These analyses, with their greater level of detail, are the first to quantify the association between concentrations of aflatoxin in food, exposure history, concentrations of serum aflatoxin adducts, and acute
Beware as well that other conditions can mimic acute
In a research letter published in Nature, (7) the Boston researchers described the use of STIs in 8 individuals with acute
or early HIV infection (2 of these individuals were ELISA positive).
The purpose of this article is to report our own findings and to review the clinical presentation of acute
supraglottitis, microbiology, airway management, and treatment.
Allergic rhinitis or hay fever (discussed below) may be complicated by episodes of acute
Barry: "With the emphasis on providing health care in a cost-effective manner, some acute
hospitalizations are being averted - or patients are discharged early to an alternative level of care.
attacks, high levels of amylase (a digestive enzyme formed in the pancreas) are found in the blood.
OKT3 is given as a one-shot injection when an acute
rejection occurs; within hours, the T cells burst and the episode halts.
For the bridge investigation, we describe the value of rapid diagnostic tests to detect an acute
histoplasmosis outbreak in a workplace and the use of test results to spur awareness of histoplasmosis among residents potentially at risk for infection in the surrounding community.
For most patients, multiple samples were obtained at sequential times covering the acute
, convalescent, and recovered phase of the disease.
mastoiditis is an inflammation of the mastoid process that occurs with acute
or subacute otitis media.
An integrated, chronic care-focused delivery system is essential to successfully coping with the healthcare and social service needs of this growing population, as the focus continues to shift away from acute
care and toward a preventive and restorative emphasis that avoids "over-medicalization." This approach would recognize both quality of care and quality of life issues, while truly encouraging value - in short, maximum quality for a reasonable cost.
From a pulmonary perspective, inhalation exposure to some of these highly hazardous and irritative chemicals induces initial choking, inability to breathe deeply, and excessive output of secretions in the nose and throat from acute