Tag: Patients

The prognostic role of early tumor shrinkage in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma undergoing immunotherapy – Cancer Imaging

Bray F, Ferlay J, Soerjomataram I, Siegel RL, Torre LA, Jemal A. Global cancer statistics 2018: GLOBOCAN estimates of incidence and mortality worldwide for 36 cancers in 185 countries. CA…

Combining default choices and an encounter decision aid to improve tobacco cessation in primary care patients: protocol for a cluster-randomized trial – BMC Primary Care

The trial protocol follows the SPIRIT guidelines (Appendix 1) and CONSORT statement for cluster randomized trials. Study design and setting We will perform a cluster-randomized controlled superiority trial with block…

Test–retest reliability and measurement error of the WHO-5 Well-being Index and the Problem Areas in Diabetes questionnaire (PAID) used in telehealth among patients with type 1 diabetes – Journal of Patient-Reported Outcomes

Calvert M, Kyte D, Price G, Valderas JM, Hjollund NH (2019) Maximising the impact of patient reported outcome assessment for patients and society. BMJ (Clin Res Ed) 364:k5267 Article  Google…

Correlation of plasma cell assessment by phenotypic methods and molecular profiles by NGS in patients with plasma cell dyscrasias – BMC Medical Genomics

Degree of BM involvement by different methods The study included 77 MM, two solitary plasmacytoma seven MGUS and four AL amyloidosis cases. The mean proportion of infiltrating BM plasma cells…

Optic nerve head optical coherence tomography angiography findings in patients with thyroid eye disease: a case–control study – Thyroid Research

Twenty-nine TED patients were compared with twenty-eight healthy controls to evaluate OCTA VD changes. According to the results, patients with TED were not different from normal subjects in VD, either…