Taylor Dawson

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Fifty-four patients with ovarian cancer who achieved a complete or partial remission with cisplatin or carboplatin were rechallenged with the same drug or crossed over to the other platinum compound at relapse. Fifteen of 43 (35%) crossover patients and 1/11 (9%) rechallenged patients responded; the difference was not significant and there was no difference(More)
A 42-year-old house wife presented with worsening headaches over 6 months in the absence of visual symptoms or symptoms suggestive of focal neurology. She was a life-long smoker. Systems review was unremarkable apart from secondary amenorrhoea and galactorrhoea of 6 months duration. Her serum prolactin was found to be 620 mU/l (60-400), FT4 12.6 nmol/l(More)
Forty-six patients who were treated with cisplatin or carboplatin for ovarian cancer developed resistant disease (no change in measurable disease or progressive disease) and 'crossed over' to the other platinum compound. Three patients (6.5%) responded to this second treatment but these patients had no survival advantage compared to the non-responders. One(More)
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES People with atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis may benefit from renin-angiotensin inhibitors, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, and angiotensin-receptor blockers, but little is known about the factors associated with their use. DESIGN, SETTING, PARTICIPANTS, & MEASUREMENTS The Cardiovascular Outcomes in Renal(More)
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