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Original Source: Interconversion of three measures of performance status: An empirical analysis.

PURPOSE: To construct empirically a conversion table to convert performance status scores among the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG), Karnofsky Performance Status (KPS) and Palliative Performance Scale (PPS) measures, using a large sample of patients with advanced cancer. METHODS: Seven physicians completed assessments on 1385 consecutive patients attending an oncology palliative care clinic, or admitted to an acute cancer palliative care unit. The three measures were distributed as a questionnaire...

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Riboflavin, also known as vitamin B2, is an easily absorbed, water-soluble micronutrient with a key role in maintaining human health. Vitamin B2 is a water-soluble vitamin, one that cannot be stored...

WolffParkinsonWhite WPW syndrome

Wolff–Parkinson–White syndrome (WPW) is a syndrome of pre-excitation of ventricles of the heart due to an accessory pathway known as the bundle of Kent. This accessory pathway is an abno...

Coagulation Factors

Fourteen different blood coagulation factors are present in the body. Each plays a crucial role in the process described above. Some work to increase the activity level of the other factors while so...

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Genetic variant predicts bevacizumab-induced hypertension in ECOG-5103 and ECOG-2100

Photon Up‐Conversion increases biomass yield in Chlorella vulgaris

Photon up‐conversion, a process of converting lower energy radiations to those at higher energy via the use of appropriate phosphor systems, was employed as a novel strategy for improving microalgal...

HomeTrust Bank Announces Conversion to a National Bank Charter, Completion of Systems Conversion and Re-Branding in East Tennessee

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Aug. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HTBI) (the "Company"), the holding company of HomeTrust Bank (the "Bank"), today announced that the Bank has conv...

Small Cell Lung Cancer Clinical Trial: Is ECOG 2511 Right for You?

_kmq.push(["trackClickOnOutboundLink","wpa2a_4","Article link clicked",{"Title":"","Page":"Small Cell Lung Cancer Clinical Trial: Is ECOG 2511 Right for You?"}]);A current clinical trial (as of May 20...

Conversion to open cholecystectomy is decreasing

We were surprised to read the assertion by Gurusamy and Davidson in their excellent review of gallstones that there was no difference in rates of conversion to open cholecystectomy after a...

BRIEF-FMC fixes conversion price of 400 mln eur convertible bond

* Initial conversion price of equity-neutral convertible bonds fixed

BRIEF-Traditional Chinese medicine firm Tongrentang adjusts conversion price of convertible bonds

* Says adjusts conversion price of its convertible bonds to 17.27 yuan (2.8024 US dollar) per share after dividend

UN Torture Committee: Why Is Conversion Tx Still Practiced?

The UN Committee Against Torture asks US officials why conversion therapy is still being practiced in the US despite several major medical groups condemning the practice. Medscape Medical News

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Intraoperative ElectroCorticoGraphy (ECog): indications, techniques, and utility in epilepsy surgery.

Aims. To describe the technique, indications, and utility of intraoperative ECoG monitoring during various surgeries for medically intractable epilepsy. Methods. Literature was reviewed to obtain publ...

An electrocorticographic electrode array for simultaneous recording from medial, lateral, and intrasulcal surface of the cortex in macaque monkeys.

Electrocorticography (ECoG) permits recording electrical field potentials with high spatiotemporal resolution over a large part of the cerebral cortex. Application of chronically implanted ECoG arrays...

Comorbidity and performance status as independent prognostic factors in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma patients.

Background: To evaluate the individual and combined relationship of comorbidity and performance status (PS) on head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) survival. Methods: 600 patients with HNSCC ...

Characterization of the effects of the human dura on macro- and micro-electrocorticographic recordings.

Electrocorticography (ECoG) electrodes implanted on the surface of the brain have recently emerged as a potential signal platform for brain-computer interface (BCI) systems. While clinical ECoG electr...

Reconstruction of intracortical whisker-evoked local field potential from electrocorticogram using a model trained for spontaneous activity in the rat barrel cortex.

Electrocorticogram (ECoG) has provided neural information from the cortical surfaces, is widely used in clinical applications, and expected to be useful for brain machine interfaces. Recent studies ha...

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