Kristin Johnson

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A prospective Phase II trial of combination chemotherapy in patients with metastatic carcinoid tumors was conducted by the Southwest Oncology Group. The therapy included 5-fluorouracil, Adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, and streptozotocin (FAC-S) or the same combination without Adriamycin (FC-S) in patients with heart disease. Seventy-four patients were entered(More)
Abnormal behaviour commonly develops in intensively managed horses. A possible cause is the change in diet occurring when the horse is stabled. An experiment was performed to examine this possibility by manipulating the diet with the feed supplement virginiamycin, as Founderguard. During 4 weeks, 18 horses were fed diets ranging from hay alone to(More)
When cereal grain is fed to horses there is a risk of laminitis and it is also common to fmd behavioural changes characterised by chewing wood, eating bedding and grasping (wind sucking). This paper discusses the link between acidity in the gut, as a result of grain feeding, and the risk of laminitis and adverse behaviour. A proportion of the starch(More)
We have examined the relationship between transformation and multidrug resistance by employing the v-H-ras or v-raf oncogenes to transform rat liver epithelial (RLE) cells in vitro. The data indicate that transformation of RLE cells with v-H-ras or v-raf results in increased resistance to the cytotoxins adriamycin, vinblastine and 2-acetylaminofluorene.(More)
The value of intermittent slow release sodium fluoride treatment in the management of osteoporosis was studied by a comprehensive metabolic and clinical assessment during a long term trial. Its effect was compared with that of a large dose of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D [1,25-(OH)2D] given for a short period preceding each fluoride treatment period in another(More)
It's not surprisingly when entering this site to get the book. One of the popular books now is the outcomes in cardiopulmonary physical therapy chronic respiratory disease questionnaire crq research. You may be confused because you can't find the book in the book store around your city. Commonly, the popular book will be sold quickly. And when you have(More)
PURPOSE To determine when, in reference to the course of their treatment, women with ovarian cancer are seen for genetic counseling, as well as to determine what factors influence this timing. METHODS : Single institution retrospective chart review of patients with ovarian cancer who underwent BRCA1/BRCA2 genetic testing. RESULTS Thirty-three percent of(More)
Rats were trained to feed each day from 10 o'clock to 12 noon. Once a week in an environment of Ta--15 degrees C, additional food was made available 16 m from a thermoneutral refuge. The additional food offered was either shortcake, meat pâté, peanut butter, Coca-cola, all of these (cafeteria), or laboratory chow. Although laboratory chow was also always(More)
The Triage Panel for Drugs of Abuse (DOA) was evaluated for detection of phencyclidine (PCP), amphetamines (AMPH), opiates (OPI), tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the cocaine metabolite benzoylecgonine (BE), and barbiturates (BARB) in urine. This assay was compared with Syva EMIT. The comparisons were conducted on 606 positive and 325 negative samples. When(More)