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2014-07-23 12:32:49

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2243628/Hypoxic-Ischemic-Encephalopathy-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H2-2014.htmlHypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data on...

2014-04-11 00:21:56

LONDON, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is associated with a significant increase in mortality (58.1% vs. 32.4%), as well as longer hospital stays (8 days vs. 6.8 days) and more primary care visits (18.2 vs. 8.7 contacts per patient year) compared to similar liver patients without HE[i],[ii] - XIFAXAN(R) 550 (rifaximin-alpha) is a cost-effective treatment option for the...

2013-04-25 19:49:37

Probiotics could emerge as a treatment plan to manage hepatic encephalopathy (HE) therapy after a new study announced at the International Liver Congress 2013 found they significantly reduced development of the notoriously difficult-to-treat disease. The study analysed the efficacy of probiotics in preventing the development of HE in 160 cirrhotic patients over a period of approximately nine months and found significant improvements in reducing patients' arterial ammonia levels after three...

Athlete Concussions And Brain Injury Linked
2012-12-03 19:58:42

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Findings reported in the journal Brain help to extend the knowledge of the clinical and pathological abnormalities associated with chronic traumatic encephalopathy. A new study examined the brains of 68 new cases of four progressive stages of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). CTE is associated with repeated brain trauma and has been found in professional athletes, military veterans, and some people who injure themselves...

Mad Cow Detection Hope
2012-09-13 08:30:04

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Medical researchers from the University of Melbourne believe that a simple blood test for Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease and Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy, aka Mad Cow disease, is a step closer following a recent breakthrough. Using newly available genetic sequencing, researchers have discovered cells infected with prions (the infectious protein responsible for these diseases) release particles which contain easily recognized signature...


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