Hazard Ratio

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Name: Hazard Ratio
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Children, Young Adults With Epilepsy and Risk for Injury

Reuters Health InformationBy Rob GoodierApril 15, 2014NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - New research confirms what the medical community has long suspected: that children and young adults with epilepsy may be at greater risk of injury than their healthy pe ... [Published Diabetes Care - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Severe sleep apnea could up risk of stroke, cancer and death

Washington, April 15 (ANI): Researchers have linked moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea to an increased risk of stroke, cancer and death.Results of the 20-year follow-up study show that people with moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea were ... [Published TruthDive - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Can refined categorization improve prediction of patient survival in RECIST 1.1

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 15-Apr-2014In a recent analysis by the RECIST Working Group published in the European Journal of Cancer, EORTC researchers had explored whether a more refined categorization of tumor response or various aspects of progression could ... [Published EurekAlert! - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

PET/CT details hint at survival of head and neck cancer patients

The retrospective study evaluated four parameters of FDG uptake -- maximum standardized uptake value (SUV max ), metabolic tumor volume, total lesion glycolysis, and FDG uptake pattern -- and found that all provided valuable information regarding patient ... [Published Aunt Minnie - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Serum potassium levels linked to long-term mortality post-MI

(HealthDay)—For patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI), serum potassium levels are associated with long-term mortality risk, according to a study published in the April 15 issue of The American Journal of Cardiology.Joon Seok Choi, M.D., from ... [Published Medical Xpress - Apr 14 2014]
Entities: Potassium, Serum, Mortality
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

The randomised clinical trial and the hazard ratio - medical research's Emperor's New Clothes?

As the enthusiasm for individualized treatment and targeted therapies continues to gain momentum, it seems timely to re-assess whether our current research tools are fit for purpose. Randomized Clinical Trials compare groups of patients, the Hazard Ratio ... [Published 7thSpace - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Adding Idelalisib to Rituximab Improved Survival in Patients With Relapsed CLL

By Charlotte BathApril 15, 2014, Volume 5, Issue 6Receiving rituximab (Rituxan) with idelalisib, rather than rituximab with placebo, “significantly improved progression-free survival, response rate, and overall survival” among patients with relapsed chronic ... [Published The ASCO Post - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

No Mortality Benefit of Mammography Screening in 25-Year Follow-up of Canadian National Breast Screening Study

As reported in BMJ by Anthony B. Miller, MD , Professor Emeritus at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, and colleagues, the 25-year follow-up of the Canadian National Breast Screening Study has shown no mortality benefit of ... [Published The ASCO Post - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Statins and dementia risk

TabletsWe already know that exercise and a healthy diet are linked to a reduced risk of dementia and there have been other studies suggesting that high statin use may also show some benefit. This latest study, published in the European Journal of Neurology ... [Published Saga - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

Spironolactone for Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction

ResultsWith a mean follow-up of 3.3 years, the primary outcome occurred in 320 of 1722 patients in the spironolactone group (18.6%) and 351 of 1723 patients in the placebo group (20.4%) (hazard ratio, 0.89; 95% confidence interval [CI], 0.77 to 1.04; ... [Published New England Journal of Medicine - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease linked to CKD in T1DM

(HealthDay)—For patients with type 1 diabetes, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is independently associated with the risk of incident chronic kidney disease (CKD), according to a study published online April 2 in Diabetes Care.Giovanni Targher, ... [Published Medical Xpress - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Critical Illness Ups Risk for New Psych Diagnoses

Hospitalization for critical illness is a risk factor for new-onset psychiatric illness and need for psychoactive medications postdischarge, suggests a population-based cohort study appearing in the March 19 issue of JAMA .Researchers led by Hannah Wunsch, ... [Published Diabetes Care - Mar 18 2014]

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"These findings indicate that interval colorectal tumors may arise as the result of distinct biologic features and/or suboptimal management of polyps at colonoscopy" the authors write
...59 - 3.99; P < .0001). The hazard ratio was 2.74 (95% CI, 1.69 - 4.44; P < .05) when adjusted for "age, gender, diabetes, hypertension, coronary artery disease, obesity, stroke, hyperlipidemia, chronic kidney disease, gout, monthly income, and geographical location."
"Patients having surgery for bladder cancer should have chemotherapy, either before or after surgery. Efforts are needed to improve uptake of this treatment, which appears to be vastly underutilized" lead researcher Christopher Booth, MD, FRCPC, division of cancer care and epidemiology at the Queen's University Cancer Research Institute in Kingston...

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