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A case-control study involving interviews with 321 male patients with lung cancer and 434 controls, or their next of kin, was undertaken to identify reasons for the high lung cancer mortality along the northeast coast of Florida. In Duval county (Jacksonville), the age-adjusted rate for lung cancer, 1970-1975, among white males was the highest of all urban(More)
A series of 60 cases of prostatic adenocarcinoma and 34 cases of benign prostatic hyperplasia were examined quantitatively after immunoperoxidase staining for prostate-specific antigen (PSA), prostate-specific acid phosphatase (PSAP), carcino-embryonic antigen (CEA), epithelial membrane antigen (EMA), alpha fetoprotein (AFP), and human chorionic(More)
A retrospective analysis was performed on patients who had undergone surgery for delayed union or non-union of a scaphoid fracture. This was conducted to investigate if there was a difference in outcome between patients treated with the Acutrak screw or the Herbert screw. Twenty two cases were treated with a Herbert screw and 23 with an Acutrak screw. The(More)
Although the aetiology, pathophysiology and treatment of acute compartment syndrome have been well described in the literature, there is limited information on the long-term impact of compartment syndrome on quality of life. We reviewed the medical records and radiographs of all the patients treated with surgical decompression of compartment syndrome.(More)
Twenty-four beagles received 4-aminobiphenyl orally 5 days a week for 3 years. The dogs were examined cytoscopically at frequent intervals. Biopsy and surgery were performed according to predetermined criteria. Three basic patterns of carcinogen responses were seen. Negative or minimal disease was seen in four dogs. Of these, two remained completely free of(More)