Stephen G. Harvey

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A total of 20 patients with a diagnosis of chronic idiopathic urticaria were entered into a fully randomized, double-blind, crossover study to investigate the efficacy of 8 mg acrivastine versus 4 mg chlorpheniramine three times daily. Data from 16 patients were available for analysis. Both acrivastine and chlorpheniramine were found to be effective in(More)
52 patients with a clinical diagnosis of verruca plantaris were entered into a randomised study of acyclovir cream versus placebo cream versus liquid nitrogen. 47 completed the initial 8-week assessment period. At first, liquid nitrogen was used as a positive control but after the entry of 33 patients it was discontinued as an initial therapy in order to(More)
Patients with 6 or more recurrences per year of herpes labialis were entered into a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study. During the trial, they applied acyclovir cream for 16 weeks and placebo cream for 16 weeks to all previously affected areas 4 times per day, and were subsequently observed for a further 16 weeks with no(More)
Forty-two patients with a clinical diagnosis of bacterial conjunctivitis were enrolled in a randomized, double-blind trial. Patients were treated with either trimethoprim-polymyxin B sulphate or chloramphenicol ophthalmic ointments 4-times a day for 7 days. Analysis of clinical evaluation data showed that both treatments were effective and well tolerated,(More)
Forty patients with a diagnosis of presumptive bacterial conjunctivitis were treated with either trimethoprim-polymyxin or chloramphenicol ophthalmic solutions in a randomized, double-blind trial. No significant differences could be demonstrated between the results of 7-days' treatment with the two preparations and both solutions were found to be effective(More)
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We would like to acknowledge and thank the Federal Bureau of Investigation's (FBI) Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Division as well as other key partners at the FBI who provided support to National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in the development of this Compression Guidance for 1000 ppi Friction Ridge Imagery.(More)
We have utilized two different models to evaluate the role of the amino acids L-cysteine, glycine and DL-threonine in wound healing. Both studies used a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized treatment plan. The first model involved the use of blister bases created on human forearm skin by the ammonium hydroxide technique, whilst the second model was(More)