2008 - Review: Adding dexamethasone to standard therapy reduces short-term relapse for acute migraine in the emergency department
- Evaluating benefits and harms in intensive care research. Weijer, Charles; Miller, Paul B. // Intensive Care Medicine;Oct2007, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p1819
The article focuses on the benefits and harms of intensive care research in the U.S. Here, component analysis has important implications for intensive care research. It provides grounds upon which to challenge the widely held perception that intensive care research poses serious risk to research...
- Lessons Learned From the American Migraine Prevalence and Prevention Study. Cerruto, Lauren // Neurology Reviews;Aug2007, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p13
The article offers topics related to the study of migraine prevalence and prevention. A correlation between low socioeconomic status and higher prevalence of migraine by the American Migraine Prevalence and Prevention is presented. Persons with headache are more prone to depression and to have...
- March 2004. // Intensive Care Medicine;Mar2004, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p525
This article presents information about several forthcoming events related to medicine research. 24th International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine is being held from March 30-April 2, 2004 in Brussels. 15th ESPINC Medical and Nursing Annual Congress is being held from in...
- Headache in the emergency department. How to handle the problem? Grimaldi, Daniela; Cevoli, Sabina; Cortelli, Pietro // Neurological Sciences;May2008 Supplement 1, Vol. 29, p103
Patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) with a chief complaint of headache are common and are frequently clinically challenging. The primary role of ED physicians is to discriminate between the most common primary benign headaches and secondary potentially life-threatening...
- Pressure points. Mason, Mary-Claire // Nursing Standard;12/17/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 15-17, p22
The City of London Migraine Clinic has seen around 2,500 people with this disabling condition this year. Research is an important part of the clinic's remit.
- Migraine sufferers prone to leg clots: study. // Romanian Journal of Medical Practice;2008, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p148
This article presents information on a study which found out that people who suffer from migrain are prone to leg clots. The study was published in the journal "Neurology." The finding may help explain why migraine sufferers have a higher risk of stroke. Dr. Stefan Kiechl of Innsbruck Medical...
- Rapid Response Systems: Update and Critique. Pierson, David J. // Critical Care Alert;Jan2008, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p5
The article examines the rapid response system (RRS) phenomenon and the current evidence that initiation of RRS systems in hospitals reduces mortality and events like cardiac arrest and unanticipated transfers to the intensive care unit.
- BAL Galactomannan to Diagnose Invasive Aspergillosis in the ICU. Luks, Andrew M. // Critical Care Alert;Feb2008, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p84
The article discusses the study which examines the usefulness of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid galactomannan in assessing invasive aspergillosis among critically ill patients in intensive care units.
- Research accomplishments that are too good to be true: reply to Ting. Ioannidis, John // Intensive Care Medicine;Mar2014, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p468
A response by John P. A. Ioannidis to a letter to the editor about his article "Research Accomplishments That Are Too Good to be True" regarding the fidelity of biomedical research, published in a previous issue of "Intensive Care Medicine" journal is presented.