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Three cases of metastatic disease in bone affected by Paget's disease are presented. The literature has been reviewed and a total of 26 similar cases found. The occurrence is rare compared to the frequency of sarcomatous transformation in Paget's disease, and low considering the frequency with which metastatic disease and Paget's disease each affect the… (More)
Patients with sickle cell disease (N = 3) and thalassemia (N = 1) with high-risk features received hematopoietic stem cell transplantations (HCT) to induce stable (full or partial) donor engraftment. Patients were 9-30 years of age. Fludarabine, rabbit anti-thymocyte globulin (ATG), and 200 cGy total body irradiation were administered pre-transplant.… (More)
OBJECTIVE To appraise the inter-agency protocol used in sudden unexpected death in infancy (SUDI) cases in South Yorkshire, UK. DESIGN A retrospective audit of 121 postmortems carried out over a 3-year period was completed to assess adherence to local guidelines introduced in 2005 specifying the required microbiological specimen set to be collected at… (More)
This paper presents the results of a fair comparison between a messy GA and a permutation based simple GA as applied to a job shop scheduling system. An examination is made at a macro level in terms of performance and quality of schedules achieved and conclusions are drawn as to the superiority of messy GA or otherwise.