Research Desk

Jul 22, 2019

Henan Cancer Hospital is conducting a study in 100 participants in order to evaluate the safety and efficacy of domestic injection paclitaxel (albumin binding type) in patients with advanced digestive tract tumors,and to further explore the possible predictors of efficacy.In order to provide more effective chemotherapeutic drugs, prolong survival time and improve quality of life for patients with advanced digestive tract tumors.

Jul 22, 2019

Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden is conducting an observational study in 300 participants in order to examine the possible differences in percentage of patients requiring further radiology examinations after basic set-up comparing the routine of initial MRI of abdomen (and pelvic organs) with the routine of initial CT of the abdomen (and MRI of the pelvic organs).

Jul 22, 2019

61st Annual Southern California Permanente Medical Group (SCPMG) Pediatric Symposium is scheduled to be conducted on September 6, 2019 in California, United States. The symposium includes topics like Adolescent Blues,  Marijuana and Vaping, Counselling to Avoid and Quit and much more. 

Jul 22, 2019

Contemporary Management of Valvular Disease: Diagnosis, Imaging and Intervention is scheduled to be conducted between September 6-7, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The conference will cover topics like MRI, Stress Echo and Other Modalities for Difficult Situations, the Role of a Valve Center of Excellence in Managing Mitral Valve Disease, Minimally Invasive and Robotic Mitral Valve Repair etc. 

Jul 22, 2019

16th Biennial Meeting of the Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Group of North America is scheduled to be conducted between October 31 - November 1, 2019 in Washington, United States. The theme for this years meeting will be Diabetes in Pregnancy Across the Care Continuum and it will feature internationally- and nationally-recognized experts who play an active role in a patient’s care from before conception, through the stages of pregnancy and delivery, to long-term wellbeing of women with diabetes in pregnancy.

Jul 22, 2019

Big Gut Seminars: Focus on Complex Esophageal Disease is scheduled to be conducted on September 27, 2019 in New York, United States. This conference focuses on the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and evidence-based treatment of individuals having benign or pre-malignant, complex esophageal disease. 

Jul 22, 2019

Stephen Lam, et al.explored the associations between aerobic fitness, as determined objectively by preoperative cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPEX), and 30-day morbidity after esophagectomy. They found that the exercise testing variables were not associated with 30-day complications after esophagectomy. The findings did not support the use of cardiopulmonary exercise testing as an isolated preoperative screening tool to predict short-term morbidity after esophagectomy.

Jul 22, 2019

Master Dental Technician, Luke S. Kahng, CDT., shows how to create beautiful natural looking esthetics, in texture, contour and proportions. This is a demonstration on a real patient case with a full-arch zirconia bridge.

Jul 22, 2019

James A. Sylora, MD, discusses the increasing demand for telemedicine services and the advantages it provides to patients and clinical practices. He outlines steps, as well as practical and legal considerations, for establishing a telemedicine protocol in a practice.

Jul 22, 2019

UCSF's Allison Libby Arnold, PsyD, examines the link between exposure therapy and distress tolerance and talks about working with parents on accepting and embracing distress in their children and themselves.