A case of haemolytic anaemia after therapy with oxaliplatin, an anticancer chemotherapeutic agent, was investigated. Haemolytic anaemia has been associated with cisplatin and carboplatin, two related drugs, but not with oxaliplatin.
Neuropsychological assessment is a standard component of traumatic brain injury rehabilitation programmes; however, the relationship between neuropsychological test scores and functional abilities is not clear. The current study compared serial neuropsychological test data with functional outcomes for 152 subjects. Outcome was operationally defined for… (More)
The Planck High Frequency Instrument (HFI) is designed to measure the temperature and polarization anisotropies of the cosmic microwave background and Galactic foregrounds in six (217 GHz and higher). HFI has been operating flawlessly since launch on 14 May 2009, with the bolometers reaching 100 mK the first week of July. The settings of the readout… (More)
Increased insulin resistance compounded by reduced insulin sensitivity drives the " Fat Aussie " (Alms1foz/foz) model of Alström syndrome towards obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus