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English Review

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards).

A periodical founded in 1908 through the inspiration of a group of writers including Conrad, H. G. Wells, and E. Garnett, with the purpose, in the words of its first editor F. M. Ford (then...

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Autoinflammatory diseases: an update of clinical and genetic aspects

Q. Yao and D. E. Furst.

in Rheumatology

July 2008; p ublished online April 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 4977 words.

To review clinical manifestations and genetic features of the autoinflammatory diseases, a group of rare, genetically defined diseases which have been newly grouped into a coherent whole....

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Experience assessment and management of pain in people with dementia

Maria Frampton.

in Age and Ageing

May 2003; p ublished online May 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine. 0 words.

Pain is an inherently subjective experience that is difficult to prove. In a cognitively impaired older person whose verbal fluency is declining, both the experience and expression of pain...

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An update on a systematic review of the use of geriatric assessment for older adults in oncology

M. T. E. Puts, B. Santos, J. Hardt, J. Monette, V. Girre, E. G. Atenafu, E. Springall and S. M. H. Alibhai.

in Annals of Oncology

February 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 6502 words.

Background

Our previous systematic review of geriatric assessment (GA) in oncology included a literature search up to November 2010. However, the quickly...

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Outcomes Research in Oncology: History, Conceptual Framework, and Trends in the Literature

Stephanie J. Lee, Craig C. Earle and Jane C. Weeks.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

February 2000; p ublished online February 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 8523 words.

“Outcomes research” is a commonly used term, but what does it really mean? In this review article, we 1) briefly review the historic background of outcomes research, paying particular...

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The Depths and the Possible Heights

Cicely Saunders.

in Cicely Saunders

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine. 2098 words.

This is a review of Sauerbruch and Wenke's Pain: Its Meaning and Significance that appeared in Medical News. This is a wide-ranging and reflective analysis of the revised English edition of...

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Heavy-chain deposition disease: a morphological, immunofluorescence and ultrastructural assessment

Swapnil Rane, Seema Rana, Chetan Mudrabettu, Vivekananda Jha and Kusum Joshi.

in Clinical Kidney Journal

October 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 4202 words.

Heavy-chain deposition disease (HCDD) is the least common of the monoclonal immunoglobulin deposition diseases with only 24 reported cases in English literature, including the present case....

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Invasive Lobular Carcinoma of the Male Breast: a Case Report

Mehmet Koc, Sitki Öztas, M. Tülin Erem, M. Akif Ciftcioglu and M. Derya Onuk.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

September 2001; p ublished online September 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 1574 words.

A case of lobular carcinoma in a male breast is described. Because the structure of the male breast does not have lobules and acini, lobular carcinoma cases are seen infrequently. The...

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Osteochondroma after Total Body Irradiation in Bone Marrow Transplant Recipients: Report of Two Cases

Go Maeda, Ryohei Yokoyama, Katsuyuki Ohtomo, Jun Takayama, Yasuo Beppu, Hisatoshi Fukuma and Mutsuro Ohira.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 0 words.

We present two cases of osteochondroma after total body irradiation in bone marrow recipients, the first in a 6-year-old boy with juvenile chronic myelogenous leukemia and the second in a...

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Systematic review of cytoreductive surgery and heated intraoperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy for treatment of peritoneal carcinomatosis in primary and recurrent ovarian cancer

L. Bijelic, A. Jonson and P. H. Sugarbaker.

in Annals of Oncology

December 2007; p ublished online May 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 4137 words.

The aim of this systematic review is to critically evaluate cytoreductive surgery combined with heated intraoperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy in the treatment of ovarian cancer. A...

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Patterns of Colorectal Cancer Care in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand

Neetu Chawla, Eboneé N. Butler, Jennifer Lund, Joan L. Warren, Linda C. Harlan and K. Robin Yabroff.

in JNCI Monographs

August 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 11806 words.

Colorectal cancer is the second most common cancer in women and the third most common in men worldwide. In this study, we used MEDLINE to conduct a systematic review of existing literature...

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Resident-to-resident physical aggression leading to injury in nursing homes: a systematic review

Noha Ferrah, Briony J. Murphy, Joseph E. Ibrahim, Lyndal C. Bugeja, Margaret Winbolt, Dina LoGiudice, Leon Flicker and David L. Ranson.

in Age and Ageing

May 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine. 5187 words.

Background: resident-to-resident aggression (RRA) is an understudied form of elder abuse in nursing homes.

Objective: the purpose of this systematic...

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Colorectal Cancer Screening and Treatment: Review of Outcomes Research

Dawn Provenzale and Rebecca N. Gray.

in JNCI Monographs

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 10872 words.

Background: Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States each year. Screening is effective in reducing colorectal cancer mortality;...

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Why do so few older people with aortic stenosis have valve replacement surgery?

A R Abdul-Hamid and G P Mulley.

in Age and Ageing

May 1999; p ublished online May 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine. 0 words.

BACKGROUND: Many older patients with severe aortic stenosis do not have valve replacement surgery. OBJECTIVE: To determine the proportion of older people with symptomatic aortic stenosis...

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Collagenofibrotic glomerulopathy—a review

Rajan Duggal, Ritambhra Nada, Charan Singh Rayat, Swapnil U. Rane, Vinay Sakhuja and Kusum Joshi.

in Clinical Kidney Journal

February 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 2647 words.

Collagenofibrotic glomerulopathy (CG) is a rare cause of idiopathic nephrotic syndrome characterized by massive accumulation of atypical Type III collagen fibrils within the mesangial...

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Evidence Report on the Occurrence, Assessment, and Treatment of Depression in Cancer Patients

William F. Pirl.

in JNCI Monographs

July 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 6255 words.

This evidence-based report reviews the empiric literature on depression in people with cancer with a focus on three areas: occurrence, assessment, and treatment. More than 350 studies were...

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Acupuncture for gouty arthritis: a concise report of a systematic and meta-analysis approach

Won Bock Lee, Seok Hyeon Woo, Byung-Il Min and Seung-Hun Cho.

in Rheumatology

July 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 3270 words.

Objective. To assess the effectiveness of acupuncture as complementary therapy for gouty arthritis from randomized controlled trials (RCTs).

Methods. Five...

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Scalp necrosis in giant cell arteritis and review of the literature.

J Currey.

in Rheumatology

July 1997; p ublished online July 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 0 words.

A patient with giant cell arteritis (GCA) who developed scalp necrosis (SN) is described and 23 other cases in the English language literature are reviewed. SN is rare and occurs in older...

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The influence of familial and hereditary factors on the prognosis of breast cancer

P. O. Chappuis, J. Rosenblatt and W. D. Foulkes.

in Annals of Oncology

October 1999; p ublished online October 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 0 words.

Background: Family history is a well recognized risk factor for breast cancer, but its impact in terms of breast cancer survival is uncertain. The recent identification of...

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Genetic susceptibility to Behçet's disease: role of genes belonging to the MHC region

Matteo Piga and Alessandro Mathieu.

in Rheumatology

February 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 6834 words.

Objective. To review the progress in the field of MHC-related genetic susceptibility to Behçet's disease (BD).

Method. Systematic review of the English...

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A systematic review of health-related quality of life in cutaneous melanoma

D. Cornish, C. Holterhues, L. V. van de Poll-Franse, J. W. Coebergh and T. Nijsten.

in Annals of Oncology

August 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 3878 words.

Melanoma can be considered an emerging chronic disease that may considerably affect patients’ lives. The authors systematically reviewed the available literature on health-related quality...

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