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Rehabilitation of persons with traumatic brain injury.
OBJECTIVE The objective of this NIH Consensus Statement is to inform the biomedical research and clinical practice communities of the results of the NIH Consensus Development Conference onExpand
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Phenylketonuria Scientific Review Conference: state of the science and future research needs.
New developments in the treatment and management of phenylketonuria (PKU) as well as advances in molecular testing have emerged since the National Institutes of Health 2000 PKU Consensus StatementExpand
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Clinical characteristics of patients with spinocerebellar ataxias 1, 2, 3 and 6 in the US; a prospective observational study
BackgroundAll spinocerebellar ataxias (SCAs) are rare diseases. SCA1, 2, 3 and 6 are the four most common SCAs, all caused by expanded polyglutamine-coding CAG repeats. Their pathomechanisms areExpand
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Effective medical treatment of opiate addiction
Objective.— To provide clinicians, patients, and the general public with a responsible assessment of the effective approaches to treat opiate dependence. Participants.— A nonfederal, nonadvocate,Expand
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National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference Statement: diagnosis and treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • J. H. Ferguson
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American Academy of Child and…
  • 1 February 2000
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a commonly diagnosed behavioral disorder of childhood that represents a costly major public health problem. Despite progress, ADHD and its treatmentExpand
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Creating a global rare disease patient registry linked to a rare diseases biorepository database: Rare Disease-HUB (RD-HUB).
A movement to create a global patient registry for as many as 7,000 rare diseases was launched at a workshop, "Advancing Rare Disease Research: The Intersection of Patient Registries, BiospecimenExpand
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Effect of corticosteroids for fetal maturation on perinatal outcomes. NIH Consensus Development Panel on the Effect of Corticosteroids for Fetal Maturation on Perinatal Outcomes.
OBJECTIVE To develop a consensus on the use of antenatal corticosteroids for fetal maturation in preterm infants. PARTICIPANTS A nonfederal, nonadvocate, 16-member consensus panel includingExpand
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National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference Panel statement: Management of hepatitis C
The objective of this article is to provide health care providers, patients, and the general public with a responsible assessment of current available methods to diagnose, treat, and manage hepatitisExpand
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NIH Consensus Conferences: Dissemination and Impact
  • J. H. Ferguson
  • Medicine
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
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Helicobacter pylori in peptic ulcer disease.
The National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference on Helicobacter pylori in Peptic Ulcer Disease brought together specialists in gastroenterology, surgery, infectious diseases,Expand
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