Emily K Thomas

Learn More
Two groups of patients receiving cyclosporin A (CyA) for psoriasis had their renal function assessed by measurement of glomerular filtration rate (GFR) and effective renal plasma flow (ERPF). The first group comprised 13 patients who had taken low dose (average 3 mg/kg per day) CyA for an average period of 2.5 years. Seven of the 13 had a normal GFR of 108(More)
AIMS Recent radiotherapy guidelines for lymphoma have included involved site radiotherapy (ISRT), involved node radiotherapy (INRT) and irradiation of residual volume after full-course chemotherapy. In the absence of late toxicity data, we aim to compare organ at risk (OAR) dose-metrics and calculated second malignancy risks. MATERIALS AND METHODS Fifteen(More)
BACKGROUND Abdominal distension and bile stained aspirates are common in high-risk neonates under phototherapy (PT). OBJECTIVE To compare the incidence of ileus and related risk factors in extremely low birth weight (ELBW) neonates who did/did not receive PT. DESIGN/METHODS Retrospective detailed analysis of data on 52 consecutive ELBW neonatal(More)
A 3.5 yr old castrated male miniature schnauzer was referred with a history of collapse after a bee sting to the left hind limb. At the time of presentation, 14 hr after the sting, the dog was hypotensive, comatose, seizuring, and had a brief period of cardiac arrest. Over the following 48 hr, the dog developed azotemia, severely elevated liver enzyme(More)