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Decisions near the end of life: professional views on life-sustaining treatments.
OBJECTIVES How do health care professionals assess the care of hospital patients near the end of life? Are physicians and nurses aware of and in agreement with national recommendations regardingExpand
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BCG vaccine
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The influence of sex and of testosterone upon fatty liver due to ethionine.
ETHIONINE (α-amino-γ-ethylmercapto-butyric acid), a presumed antagonist of methionine, had previously been shown to induce a fatty infiltration of the liver in fasted female rats (Farber, Simpson andExpand
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Protective Effect of Vitamin B12 Upon Hepatic Injury Produced by Carbon Tetrachloride.∗
Summary Administration of 15 /xg per 100 g body weight of vitamin B12 to rats preceding acute C:C14 intoxication inhibits the development of histologic changes, especially fatty metamorphosis andExpand
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A case-control study of BCG and childhood tuberculosis in Cali, Colombia.
We conducted a case-control study to evaluate the effectiveness of BCG vaccination in preventing childhood tuberculosis (TB) in Cali, Colombia. We ascertained 178 cases aged 0 to 14 years from theExpand
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Hepatic Fibrosis Produced by Chronic Ethionine Feeding.∗
Summary Oral administration of ethionine produces severe liver cell damage and an intralobular type of hepatic fibrosis with reduction of the fat depots of the entire body and of the normally presentExpand
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Studies with C14 labeled para-aminosalicylic acid and isoniazid.
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Measurements of the removal of Cr51-labeled endotoxin from the circulation in experimental animals.
Abstract Endotoxin (lipo-polysaccharide from E. coli ) labeled with Cr 51 has been found in normal rabbits to be taken up by the reticuloendothelial system (RES). In investigations with both normalExpand
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