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Assessment of the Role of Genetic Polymorphism in Venous Thrombosis Through Artificial Neural Networks
Purpose: To assess the role of genetic polymorphisms in venous thrombosis events (VTE) using Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs), a model for solving non‐linear problems frequently associated withExpand
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Low folate levels in the cognitive decline of elderly patients and the efficacy of folate as a treatment for improving memory deficits.
The relevance of low folate levels as determinants of cognitive deficits and the usefulness of folate supplementation in the treatment of cognitive deficits was reviewed from the literature. Over 40Expand
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Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma: clinical outcome of 30 consecutive patients referred to a single institution in the past 5 years.
OBJECTIVE Treatment options for anaplastic thyroid carcinoma (ATC), which is one of the most lethal human malignant tumors, include surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy usually combined in aExpand
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Combination antiretroviral therapy in 100 HIV-1-infected pregnant women.
BACKGROUND In recent years, combination antiretroviral therapy has substantially improved the prognosis of human immunodeficiency virus type-1 (HIV-1) infection. However, at present, informationExpand
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Therapeutic and other interventions to reduce the risk of mother‐to‐child transmission of HIV‐1 in Europe
Objectives To document policies regarding the use of interventions to reduce risk of vertical transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and assess the extent of changes since 1994.
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Prevalence of subclinical hypothyroidism in a population living in the Milan metropolitan area
Subclinical hypothyroidism is a condition characterized by increased levels of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) associated with normal levels of free triiodothyronine (FT3) and free thyroxine (FT4).Expand
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Improvement of Pap smear sensitivity using a visual adjunctive procedure: a co-operative Italian study on speculoscopy (GISPE)
The present study evaluates whether speculoscopy, a magnified chemiluminescence examination, combined with Pap smear can improve the detection of cervical lesions, as compared with Pap smear alone.Expand
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Treatment of Acute Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome with Carbamazepine: A Double-Blind Comparison with Tiapride
A double-blind, randomized trial is described which was designed to compare the clinical effect of 600 mg daily of carbamazepine (Tegretol®) and of tiapride (Sereprile®) in hospitalized patients withExpand
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Use of Carbamazepine in Acute Psychosis: A Controlled Study
A randomized double-blind study was performed to compare the therapeutic effects of lithium and carbamazepine (CBZ) each administered in combination with chlorpromazine (CPZ) for 3 weeks in womenExpand
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Pregnancy outcome among HIV positive and negative intravenous drug users.
OBJECTIVE To analyze determinants of pregnancy outcome, among HIV infected and uninfected intravenous drug users. STUDY DESIGN A total of 315 pregnant current intravenous drug users, IVDU (151 HIVExpand
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