Objective. To determine the effects of multidisciplinary home rehabilitation (MHR) on functional and quality of life (QOL) outcomes following hip fracture surgery. Methods. Systematic review methodology suggested by Cochrane Collboration was adopted. Reviewers independently searched the literature, selected the studies, extracted data, and performed… (More)
Subjective effects of two benzodiazepines--alprazolam and lorazepam--were compared with two drugs of known abuse potential--diazepam and methaqualone--and placebo. This double-blind, crossover trial tested 30 casual recreational sedative users in a seminaturalistic setting. Methaqualone was more euphoriant and less sedative than the benzodiazepines.… (More)
Weight data taken from a 6-week randomized double-blind study comparing amitriptyline, trazodone and placebo were analyzed to determine differential weight changes between the two drugs. In 272 depressed outpatients doses were increased over a period of 4 days to reach a maximum level of 200 mg amitriptyline or 400 mg trazodone. After grouping the subjects… (More)
We present a case of acute autonomic sensory and motor neuropathy complicating encephalitis. To our knowledge, this is only the second report of acute autonomic neuropathy with sensory and motor dysfunction associated with central nervous system dysfunction.Our patient also had a false positive cerebrospinal fluid 14-3-3.