Sabine Straus

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Six patients with chronic type B hepatitis were treated with adenine arabinoside 5'-monophosphate at a dosage of 10 to 15 mg per kg per day for 10 days. All demonstrated an immediate and marked decrease in serum hepatitis B virus DNA and DNA polymerase, and 5 of the 6 became negative for both markers by the end of the period of therapy. One patient remained(More)
BACKGROUND Pregabalin is one of the first drugs registered for the treatment of neuropathic pain. It is also indicated as adjuvant therapy in the treatment of epilepsy and for generalized anxiety disorder. Pregabalin is a GABA analogue and exerts its effect by binding to the α(2)-δ subunit of voltage-gated calcium channels, leading to a decreased synaptic(More)
Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) patients and controls were compared on a variety of mood state, personality, and neuropsychological measures, including memory, word finding, and attentional tasks that required participants to focus, sustain, or divide their attention, or to perform a combination of these functions. CFS patients demonstrated a selective(More)
8168 Background: Older patients are underrepresented in many areas of cancer services utilization and in clinical trial enrollment. This study evaluates whether age, when adjusted for potential confounders is predictive of cancer management. METHODS First, we utilized the Ontario Cancer Registry (OCR) to examine for any differences in treatment practices(More)
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