Phillippa Bailey

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The effects of treatment with L-thyroxine (3 micrograms by subcutaneous injection daily from birth) on cell acquisition in the rat brain were studied during the first 3 postnatal weeks. In the forebrain, thyroxine has no effect on cell proliferation in the first 6 days, but it causes decreased cell acquisition from 12 to 21 days so that cell number becomes(More)
INTRODUCTION 'Red Man Syndrome' is a recognized adverse reaction to intravenous vancomycin therapy. This case concerns an elderly woman who developed a 'Red Man Syndrome' reaction whilst on oral vancomycin therapy for Clostridium difficile (C difficile) diarrhoea. Isolated case reports exist recording this reaction in association with oral vancomycin(More)
Living kidney transplantation offers the best treatment in terms of life-expectancy and quality of life for those with end-stage renal disease. The long-term risks of living donor nephrectomy, although real, are very small, with evidence of good medium-term outcomes. Who should be entitled to donate, and in which circumstances, is nevertheless a live(More)
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