Ayyash Melhem

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A 27 year-old man who presented to the hospital with progressive lower extremity weakness, developed an acute ST elevation myocardial infarction on his second hospital day. Primary angioplasty to the left anterior descending coronary artery was performed. Due to persistent dyspnea, the patient underwent a diagnostic chest computed tomography which confirmed(More)
TPS127 Background: TNBC is an aggressive subset of BC with high rates of BM and poor survival. Iniparib, an anticancer agent with poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) inhibitory activity, in combination with DNA-damaging chemotherapy appears to be effective in advanced TNBC. Iniparib penetrates the blood brain barrier. We are evaluating the efficacy and(More)
BACKGROUND Impaired adipose tissue function and lower levels of high density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) have been implicated in the development of vascular dementia, and metabolic diseases such as hypertension, atherosclerosis, type 2 diabetes (T2D) and metabolic syndrome. Interestingly, both the substrate fluxes in adipose tissue and HDL-C(More)
1036 Background: Neoadjuvant systemic therapy (NST) allows the assessment of treatment response. Several studies have demonstrated the association between a pCR and improved outcomes. Although pCR portends a favorable prognosis, some patients with pCR still relapse. We sought to evaluate the prognostic factors associated to disease relapse among breast(More)
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