Chelsea Kern

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BACKGROUND CYFRA 21-1 serves as biomarker in several epithelial malignancies. However, its role in pancreatic cancer (PC) has not yet been investigated. METHODS Within a prospective single-centre study serial blood samples were collected from patients with confirmed advanced PC. Pre-treatment values and weekly measurements of CYFRA 21-1, carbohydrate(More)
Editor—We read with great interest the recent editorial wherein Martinez and Fletcher 1 discussed the analgesic effects of i.v. and perineural administration of dexamethasone, after publication of a single recent trial. 2 After performing a systematic search in the PUBMED, CENTRAL, Embase, and Google Scholar TM databases without language restriction, we(More)
In academia, there is a growing acceptance of sharing the final electronic version of graduate work, such as a thesis or dissertation, in an online university repository. Though previous studies have shown that journal editors are willing to consider manuscripts derived from electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs), faculty advisors and graduate students(More)
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