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This study characterized histologic features of medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (MRONJ) through analysis of tissues from patients and healthy individuals.
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Name: Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology
Medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw is an oral complication in cancer patients being treated with either antiresorptive or antiangiogenic drugs. The first reports of MRONJ were published in 20...
To provide guidance regarding best practices in the prevention and management of medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (MRONJ) in patients with cancer.
The aim of this study was to assess a three-dimensional (3D) correlation between preoperative 3D bone SPECT/CT, which allows the visualization of radiotracer uptake on 3D volume-rendered CT images, an...
Medication-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaws (MRONJ) incidence are increasing among elderly. Treatment can be challenging. Prevent or treatment protocols that control evolution of the lesion are warra...
The pathophysiology of medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (MRONJ) is associated with microcirculatory dysfunction, direct toxicity to osteoblast, osteoclast and bone marrow stromal cells (BMS...
Approximately 500 patients will be included in this patient registry. Data collection includes demographics, clinical data of underlying disease and use of bisphosphonates, denosumab and a...
The overall purpose of this project is to answer the following clinical question: Among Medication-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (MRONJ) patients, do those who are treated with the Pent...
Medication related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (MRONJ) consists of progressive destruction of bone in the maxillofacial area. It is an established complication which occurs in patients who ta...
Ibandronate is a third-generation biphosphonate with recognized antiresorptive efficacy by several international, randomized, double-blind, controlled trials. These studies have not includ...
Patients who had bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw in stage II were allocated in two groups randomly : In group1, 10 patients underwent debridement and primary closer of the ...
A list, criteria, or screening tool designed to improve PATIENT SAFETY by determining an individual's exposure to potentially inappropriate drugs. They are designed to prevent MEDICATION ERRORS by INAPPROPRIATE PRESCRIBING. Analysis for a list includes factors such as DOSE-RESPONSE RELATIONSHIP, DRUG; DRUG-RELATED SIDE EFFECTS AND ADVERSE REACTIONS; AGE FACTORS; GENDER; and existing medical conditions.
Disorders related to substance abuse, the side effects of a medication, toxin exposure, and ALCOHOL-RELATED DISORDERS.
The formal process of obtaining a complete and accurate list of each patient's current home medications including name, dosage, frequency, and route of administration, and comparing admission, transfer, and/or discharge medication orders to that list. The reconciliation is done to avoid medication errors.
Overall systems, traditional or automated, to provide medication to patients in hospitals. Elements of the system are: handling the physician's order, transcription of the order by nurse and/or pharmacist, filling the medication order, transfer to the nursing unit, and administration to the patient.
Assistance in managing and monitoring drug therapy for patients receiving treatment for cancer or chronic conditions such as asthma and diabetes, consulting with patients and their families on the proper use of medication; conducting wellness and disease prevention programs to improve public health; overseeing medication use in a variety of settings.
Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing as well as dispensing drugs and medicines. It is a health profession that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. The scope of...
Osteoporosis is a disease in which the bones become extremely porous, are subject to fracture, and heal slowly, occurring especially in women following menopause and often leading to curvature of the spine from vertebral collapse. Follow and track&n...
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