Therapeutic Efficacy of Alpha-Adrenoceptor Blockade in Primary and Secondary Raynaud's Syndrome
- Cold as Ice. Cimons, Marlene // Runner's World;Dec2000, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p46
Presents information on Raynaud's disease.
- Dose-response patterns for vibration-induced white finger. Griffin, M.J.; Bovenzi, M.; Nelson, C.M. // Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Jan2003, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p16
Presents a study that investigated alternative relations between cumulative exposures to hand-transmitted vibration with the development of white finger or Raynaud's phenomenon. Factor associated with an increase in dose for all alternative dose measures; Way of predicting the occurrence of...
- Behavioral Treatment of Raynaud's Syndrome. LeRoy, E. Carwile // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;5/5/89, Vol. 261 Issue 17, p2549
Answers queries on the treatment of Raynaud's syndrome. Details of the treatment technique; Background on the syndrome.
- Case of the itchy toes. Bailey, Janet // Good Housekeeping;Jan2005, Vol. 240 Issue 1, p53
Relates the occurrence of Raynaud's disease in a woman. Information on the disease; Treatment recommended by a dermatologist.
- Raynaud's Phenomenon in a Female Population: Prevalence and Association with Other Conditions. Leppert, Jerzy; Aberg, Hans; Ringqvist, Ivar; Sörenson, Stefan // Angiology;Dec1987, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p871
In a random sample of 3000 women of ages eighteen to fifty-nine years in the city of VÃ¤sterÃ¥s, Sweden, 19% of the 2705 responders to a questionnaire complained of cold and white fingers with or without numbness. On the basis of interview and examination, 79% of these women were diagnosed...
- DISCUSSION. Ahn, Samuel S. // Vascular Surgery;Sep/Oct1997, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p629
Comments on a study which focused on primary Raynaud's phenomenon disease. Factors associated with the disease; Information on the questions of temporal ambiguity; Results of increased cryoglobulins.
- Acute Episode of Raynaud's Disease. Bluto, Marsha J.; Norman, Daniel A. // New England Journal of Medicine;9/26/2002, Vol. 347 Issue 13, p992
Discusses the acute primary episode of Raynaud's Disease in a 54-year-old male patient. The distinctive asymmetric pallor of the terminal phalanges; Episodes of pallor and cyanosis of the digits in response to cold or emotion; Hypersensitivity to the vasoconstrictive effects of cold.
- Raynaud's Phenomenon. Wigley, Fredrick M. // New England Journal of Medicine;9/26/2002, Vol. 347 Issue 13, p1001
Discusses Raynaud's phenomenon, a common clinical problem. Primary versus secondary Raynaud's phenomenon; Nonpharmacologic therapy; Calcium-channel blockers as treatment for the problem; Experimental agents and agents not available in the U.S.
- Use of sensorineural tests in a large volume of medico-legal compensation claims for HAVS. K. L. McGeoch; I. J. Lawson; F. Burke; G. Proud; J. Miles // Occupational Medicine;Dec2004, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p528
BackgroundThe Department of Trade and Industry set up a contract to examine miners and ex-miners claiming compensation for handarm vibration syndrome (HAVS). They had been exposed to hand-transmitted vibration. Over 100 000 have now been examined using sensorineural tests as part of that...