PURPOSE In patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), epileptic seizures occur more frequently than in the general population. The aim of this study was to analyze clinical characteristics of epilepsy in patients with MS, potential correlation between the semiology of seizures, EEG and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings in these patients, as well as to… (More)
BACKGROUND beside the well known predominance of distant vs. loco-regional relapse, several aspects of the relapse pattern still have not been fully elucidated. METHODS prospective, controlled study on 88 patients operated for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in a 15 months period. Stage IIIA existed in 35(39.8%) patients, whilst stages IB, IIA and IIB… (More)
BACKGROUND The pattern and factors influencing the lung function recovery in the first postoperative days are still not fully elucidated, especially in patients at increased risk. METHODS Prospective study on 60 patients at increased risk, who underwent a lung resection for primary lung cancer. INCLUSION CRITERIA complete resection and one or more known… (More)
Early postoperative changes in lung function after resection for lung cancer – do the complications have influence?