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Global chronic disease research training for fellows: perspectives, challenges, and opportunities.
Cytokine profiles in acute liver injury-Results from the US Drug-Induced Liver Injury Network (DILIN) and the Acute Liver Failure Study Group.
(PloS one, 2018-01)
Changes in levels of cytokines and chemokines have been proposed as possible biomarkers of tissue injury, including liver injury due to drugs. Recently, in acute drug-induced liver injury (DILI), we showed that 19 of 27 ...
Profiles of serum cytokines in acute drug-induced liver injury and their prognostic significance.
(PloS one, 2013-01)
Drug-induced liver injury (DILI) is the most common cause of acute liver failure in the United-States. The aim of the study was to describe serum immune profiles associated with acute DILI, to investigate whether there are ...
Racial differences in the association of CD14 polymorphisms with serum total IgE levels and allergen skin test reactivity.
(Journal of asthma and allergy, 2013-01)
BACKGROUND: The CD14 C-159T single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) has been investigated widely as a candidate genetic locus in patients with allergic disease. There are conflicting results for the association of the CD14 ...
Hepatic histological findings in suspected drug-induced liver injury: systematic evaluation and clinical associations.
(Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.), 2014-02)
Drug-induced liver injury (DILI) is considered to be a diagnosis of exclusion. Liver biopsy may contribute to diagnostic accuracy, but the histological features of DILI and their relationship to biochemical parameters and ...
Multiple drug use disorder diagnoses among drug-involved hospitalizations in the United States: Results from the 2016 National Inpatient Sample.
(Drug and alcohol dependence, 2020-06-12)
BACKGROUND:Having more than one drug use disorders (DUDs) is an increasing public health concern, but it has been understudied. The goal of this study is to investigate the prevalence and patterns of coexisting DUD diagnoses ...
Item Response Theory Analysis of the MDS-UPDRS Motor Examination: Tremor vs. Nontremor Items.
(Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society, 2020-05-29)
BACKGROUND:In PD, tremor severity behaves differently from other core motor features. However, the most commonly used assessment of overall motor severity, total MDS-UPDRS Motor Examination (Part 3) score, does not account ...
Clinical examination factors that predict delayed recovery in individuals with concussion.
(Archives of physiotherapy, 2020-01)
Background:Risk factors for prolonged recovery after concussion have been well researched, but specific objective clinical examination findings have not. This study examined whether clinical examination results could predict ...
Validation of the Hebrew Version of the Unified Dyskinesia Rating Scale.
BACKGROUND:The Unified Dyskinesia Rating Scale (UDysRS) is a well-established tool for producing comprehensive assessments of severity and disability associated with dyskinesia in patients with Parkinson's disease (PD). ...
Racial and Ethnic Differences in Treatment and Outcomes of Severe Aortic Stenosis: A Review.
(JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 2020-01)
Aortic stenosis (AS) is among the most common valvular heart diseases encountered in the United States. In this review the authors examine differences between racial and ethnic groups in the epidemiology and management of ...