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OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy of weight loss, metformin and rosiglitazone in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). METHODS A randomized controlled trial (RCT) was carried out in Peking Union Medical College Hospital (PUMCH), one hundred and six women with PCOS were assigned to three intervention groups: weight loss, weight loss and metformin,(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate symptom characteristics and their their prevalence in terminally ill patients with ovarian carcinoma. METHODS A retrospective study was carried out based on clinical data of 98 terminally ill patients with ovarian carcinoma who died in our hospital during January 1995 to December 2004. Fifteen most common symptoms were analyzed(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and safety of bortezomib retreatment in 76 patients with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma (MM), who previously responded to bortezomib. METHODS Retrospective analysis of 76 MM patients, who had achieved at least a partial response (PR) on initial bortezomib therapy in our hospital from May 2006 to August 2011,(More)
The aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of three blood purification methods on fibroblast growth factor-23 (FGF-23) clearance in patients with hyperphosphatemia undergoing maintenance hemo-dialysis (MHD). In addition, the correlation between serum FGF-23 and phosphorus (Pi) levels and the clinical implications were identified. Sixty‑five(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate the compliance of standard antenatal care (ANC) model with 12-13 visits currently used in Beijing region, and to assess the efficacy of this model in reducing adverse maternal and perinatal complication. METHODS The clinical data of 544 women who delivered at Peking Union Medical College Hospital (West Section) from January 1,(More)
BACKGROUND Few studies have given suggestions on appropriate individual progesterone dosage in patients with progesterone deficiency. This study was designed to provide a reference for the clinical use of oral progesterone by exploring the relationship among Body Mass Index (BMI), dosage of progesterone, and serum progesterone concentration. Many gynecology(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and safety of dose-reduced intravenous busulfan, cyclophosphamide and etoposide (BCV) as conditioning for autologous stem cell transplantation (ASCT) in multiple myeloma (MM). METHODS From September 2007 to September 2010, thirty-two ASCT-eligible patients with MM received high dose melphalan (HDM) as conditioning in our(More)
OBJECTIVE To construct a scoring system of predicting the survival time of terminal gynecologic cancer patients. METHODS The clinical data of 91 patients with terminal gynecologic cancers, aged 56 (13-83), who were not suitable to specific anti-cancer therapy and died in the hospital with a mean survival time of 27 days (1-240 days) were analyzed(More)
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