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Early goal-directed therapy in severe sepsis and septic shock: insights and comparisons to ProCESS, ProMISe, and ARISE
Prior to 2001 there was no standard for early management of severe sepsis and septic shock in the emergency department. In the presence of standard or usual care, the prevailing mortality was over 40-50 %. In response, a ...
Gingival enlargement resolution by means of non-surgical periodontal therapy: case report
(Facultad de Odontología, 2017)
Pompe disease: Clinical perspectives
(Dove Medical, 2017)
Pompe disease (acid alpha-glucosidase deficiency, OMIM 232300) is a rare lysosomal storage disorder due to autosomal recessive mutations in the GAA gene. It has also been called acid maltase deficiency and glycogen storage ...
Factors associated with early mycological clearance in HIV-associated cryptococcal meningitis
(Public Library of Science, 2017)
INTRODUCTION: The first-line combination therapy for HIV-associated cryptococcal meningitis (CM), a condition of high mortality particularly in the first two weeks of treatment, consists of amphotericin B plus flucytosine ...
Effectiveness of dual and triple antiretroviral therapy in the treatment of HlV-infected children
(Sociedad Chilena de Pediatría, 2008)
Synergistic effect of photodynamic therapy and cisplatin: a novel approach for cervical cancer
(Elsevier B.V., 2014-11-01)
Cervical cancer is a neoplasia primarily caused by Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection. Current treatment modalities involve cisplatin, a potent chemotherapeutic agent with severe adverse effects. Photodynamic therapy ...
Synergistic antimicrobial effect of photodynamic therapy and ciprofloxacin
The occurrence of a variety of pathogens resistant to current antibiotics remains the major problem in medical care, especially when bacterial infections are established as biofilms. In this study, we propose the use of ...
Dental students' familiarity with the medical management of dental patients at Brazilian dental schools
Drug therapy in dentistry is essential for patients' treatment and requires special care by dentists, so it must be part of a well-grounded education for predoctoral dental students. The aim of this study was to evaluate ...