USE OF SODIUM ALLOPURINOL IN TREATMENT OF DIGITALIS INTOXICATION
- An Unusual Etiology Of Vascular Toxicity And Its Treatment With Cervical Sympathetic Blockage. Kucukarslan, Nezihi; Arslan, Yucesin; Sungun, Mutesim // Internet Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery;2006, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p7
Gemcitabine is a nucleoside analogue used commonly in chemotherapy for solid tumors. One of its common side effects is vascular toxicity. Case due to Gemcitabine therapy is a urethral carcinoma. The patient was admitted with muscle pain in upper extremity of his finger with movement,...
- EVALUATION OF DIGITALIS TOXICITY BY SALIVARY ELECTROLYTES. Gould, Lawrence; Reddy, C. V. R.; Pfeiffer, Norman; Marini, Joan; Marcus, Martin; Gomprecht, Robert F. // Angiology;Oct1973, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p528
Cites a study which determines and evaluates digitalis toxicity by salivary electrolytes. Patients enrolled in the study; Levels of serum digoxin in nontoxic group of patients; Ability of the serum digoxin concentration to effectively differentiate nontoxic from toxic individuals.
- Clinical Observation on the Target Therapy of Rh-Endostin, Combined with Chemotherapy in Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Haiyu MU; Chunyan SHEN; Yiling FENG // Chinese Journal of Lung Cancer;Jul2009, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p780
Background and objective The chemotherapy of advanced non-small cell lung cancer is in a Bottleneck. The target therapy of Anti-angiogenesis gradually shows an advantage in the therapy of patients with advanced NSCLC. To investigate the short-term efficacy, safety and the quality of life of the...
- LABORATORY INVESTIGATIONS IN ACUTE POISONING. Volans, Glynn; Widdop, Brian // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);8/18/1984, Vol. 289 Issue 6442, p426
Focuses on the laboratory investigations in acute poisoning. Consideration of each individual case in suspected poisoning; Importance of biochemical tests for the assessment of prognosis and treatment; Basis of specific treatments on the toxicological and clinical criteria.
- Hormesis and risk communication. Renn, Ortwin // Human & Experimental Toxicology;Jan2003, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p3
Hormesis has been defined as a dose-response relationship in which there is a stimulatory response at low doses, but an inhibiting response at high doses, resulting in a U- or inverted U-shaped dose response. Toxic agents that are detrimental to human health above certain threshold levels may...
- Chemical toxicity of red cells Piomelli, S. // Environmental Health Perspectives;Jun1981, Vol. 39, p65
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- An update on new drug breakthroughs. Rodman, Mroton J.; Rodman, Morton J. // RN;Apr87, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p63
Presents information on several breakthroughs in pharmacology and drug therapy in the U.S. in April 1997. Drugs approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for public use; Interferon used for cancer treatment; Information on drugs that prevent the rejection of kidney transplants;...
- Digitalis Pharmacology and Therapeutics: Recent Advances. Mason, Dean T. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Apr74, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p520
Discusses the advances in digitalis pharmacology and therapeutics as of 1974. Fundamental therapeutic action of digitalis; Reason for the beneficial effects of digitalis in patients with congestive heart failure; Cardiocirculatory effects in congestive heart failure.
- ATRIAL DISSOCIATION DUE TO DIGITALIS TOXICITY. Aravanis, Christ; Timogiannakis, G.; Michaelides, G. // Angiology;Jun1968, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p323
Atrial dissociation due to digitalis toxicity in a patient suffering from arteriosclerotic heart disease is presented. In addition atriovcntrieular block with Wenckebach phenomenon were present. When digitalis therapy was stopped the above arrhythmias disappeared.