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Possible Role of the Endocannabinoid System in Tourette Syndrome [chapter]

Natalia Szejko, Ewgeni Jakubovski, Kirsten Müller-Vahl
2018 Recent Advances in Cannabinoid Research [Working Title]  
The purpose of this chapter is to present existing evidence suggesting a pathophysiological role of the endocannabinoid system in TS and to summarize available data on beneficial treatment effects of CBM  ...  The pathophysiology of TS is not clear, but changes in different neurotransmitter systems-in particular the dopaminergic system-have been confirmed.  ...  As for the pathophysiology of TS, most studies suggest a major involvement of the dopaminergic system [11] [12] [13] [14] [15] [16] [17] ; however, several other neurotransmitter systems might play a  ... 
doi:10.5772/intechopen.79895 fatcat:drkrfmmagfdyvm5si32g7tdjn4

2020 Focused Updates to the Asthma Management Guidelines: A Report from the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program Coordinating Committee Expert Panel Working Group

Michelle M. Cloutier, Alan P. Baptist, Kathryn V. Blake, Edward G. Brooks, Tyra Bryant-Stephens, Emily DiMango, Anne E. Dixon, Kurtis S. Elward, Tina Hartert, Jerry A. Krishnan, Daniel R. Ouellette, Wilson D. Pace (+6 others)
2020 Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology  
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ) Evidence-Based Practice Centers conducted systematic reviews on these topics, which were used by the Expert Panel Working Group as a basis for developing  ...  Practical implementation guidance for each recommendation incorporates findings from NHLBI-led patient, caregiver, and clinician focus groups.  ...  Implementation guidance Clinician's Summary: For individuals whose asthma is not controlled with ICS-LABA, the Expert Panel recommends the addition of a LAMA for many individuals. • Based on the studies  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2020.10.003 pmid:33280709 pmcid:PMC7924476 fatcat:xjhfdhz4z5c3bkotdymfcb5qva

Principles of Rule-Based Expert Systems [chapter]

Bruce G. Buchanan, Richard O. Duda
1983 Advances in Computers  
The strategy used by the rule interpreter is called the control strategy. The rule interpreter for a classical production system executes rules in a "recognize-act" cycle.  ...  METHODS IN EXPERT SYSTEMS 3.1 Logical and PlauSible Inference 3.2 Control 3.2.1 Data-Driven Control 3.2.2 Goal-Driven Control 3.2.3 Mixed Strategies 3.3 Explicit Representation of Control Knowledge  ...  Control-O will abort type-out, or 'cancel' the current question. Type HELP for a list of the options available. Enter the word STOP when you have no further questions.  ... 
doi:10.1016/s0065-2458(08)60129-1 fatcat:ewirlnalqzb35fxtydhpmfvwqe

Geographic Exposure Modeling: A Valuable Extension of Geographic Information Systems for Use in Environmental Epidemiology

Jan Beyea, Maureen Hatch
1999 Environmental Health Perspectives  
Recent advances allow for quantification of the uncertainty in a geographic model and the resulting impact on estimates of association, variability, and study power.  ...  Geographic modeling can help in the interpretation of environmental sampling data associated with airborne concentration or deposition, and can act as a sophisticated interpolator for such data, allowing  ...  (12) ; a study of cancer and exposure to industrial air pollution (13) ; and a study of releases from the Three Mile Island (TMI) nuclear plant (14) .  ... 
doi:10.2307/3434482 pmid:10229717 pmcid:PMC1566356 fatcat:5hsaejywfvg25ikbjvhs2ciqqq

Evidence-based performance indicators of primary care for asthma: a modified RAND Appropriateness Method

T. To, A. Guttmann, M. D. Lougheed, A. S. Gershon, S. D. Dell, M. B. Stanbrook, C. Wang, S. McLimont, J. Vasilevska-Ristovska, E. J. Crighton, D. N. Fisman
2010 International Journal for Quality in Health Care  
A survey was created and mailed to 17 expert panellists of various disciplines, asking them to rate each indicator using a 9-point Likert scale.  ...  Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, MEDLINE, EMBASE and CINAHL for peer-reviewed articles published in 1998 -2008 and five national/global asthma management guidelines. Study selection.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank all the members of the panel for their participation and expertise. Dr Christopher Allen, Ms Marie-France Beauchesne, Ms Janice Belanger, Dr  ... 
doi:10.1093/intqhc/mzq061 pmid:20978002 fatcat:5obpinlsvfgizdo5xqu7cwwjia

Reconciling Human Smoking Behavior and Machine Smoking Patterns: Implications for Understanding Smoking Behavior and the Impact on Laboratory Studies

C. Marian, R. J. O'Connor, M. V. Djordjevic, V. W. Rees, D. K. Hatsukami, P. G. Shields
2009 Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention  
Conclusions: There are major research gaps that limit the use of smoking machine studies for informing tobacco control regulation and mechanistic studies.  ...  Better comparisons of cigarettes might be done by tailoring human puff profiles to the product based on human studies and comparing results across regimens.  ...  ., Anaheim, CA) for his insightful comments on this manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1158/1055-9965.epi-09-1014 pmid:19959678 pmcid:PMC2789355 fatcat:w2suqxc4sjgb7inf7qamyloude

Global strategy for the diagnosis and management of asthma in children 5 years and younger

Soren Erik Pedersen, Suzanne S. Hurd, Robert F. Lemanske, Allan Becker, Heather J. Zar, Peter D. Sly, Manuel Soto-Quiroz, Gary Wong, Eric D. Bateman
2010 Pediatric Pulmonology  
In 1993, the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) was implemented to develop a network of individuals, organizations, and public health officials to disseminate information about the care of patients with  ...  Since then, GINA has developed and regularly revised a Global Strategy for Asthma Management and Prevention.  ...  The factors that precipitated the exacerbation should be identified and strategies for future avoidance of these factors implemented. .  ... 
doi:10.1002/ppul.21321 pmid:20963782 fatcat:36qsyyi7ffbzrlxzhr67orm2h4

Access to inhaled corticosteroids is key to improving quality of care for asthma in developing countries

N. Ait-Khaled, D. A. Enarson, K. Bissell, N. E. Billo
2007 Allergy. European Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology  
A key conclusion of the first World Asthma Meeting, a joint meeting in 1998 of experts from six scientific societies, was: ÔThere is a huge need for an international action for making effective asthma  ...  An effective case management strategy for the diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of asthma has been developed.  ...  as the DOTS strategy (internationally-recommended tuberculosis control strategy), which is implemented within the clinical general health services.  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1398-9995.2007.01326.x pmid:17298339 fatcat:vmrlfujob5f4jgvrv7urcglmrm

Canadian Thoracic Society 2012 Guideline Update: Diagnosis and Management of Asthma in Preschoolers, Children and Adults

M Diane Lougheed, Catherine Lemiere, Francine M Ducharme, Chris Licskai, Sharon D Dell, Brian H Rowe, Mark FitzGerald, Richard Leigh, Wade Watson, Louis-Philippe Boulet
2012 Canadian Respiratory Journal  
; and the escalation of controller medication for acute loss of asthma control as part of a self-management action plan.  ...  BACKGROUND: In 2010, the Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS) published a Consensus Summary for the diagnosis and management of asthma in children six years of age and older, and adults, including an updated  ...  While the three studies reported in the Cochrane review (35) compared treatment strategies based on sputum eosinophil counts versus best practice strategies using standard measures of asthma control, it  ... 
doi:10.1155/2012/635624 pmid:22536582 pmcid:PMC3373283 fatcat:62vzwdj2ejeddjxauws3jmmxpm

Management of acute loss of asthma control in the yellow zone: a practice parameter

Chitra Dinakar, John Oppenheimer, Jay Portnoy, Leonard B. Bacharier, James Li, Carolyn M. Kercsmar, David Bernstein, Joann Blessing-Moore, David Khan, David Lang, Richard Nicklas, Christopher Randolph (+4 others)
2014 Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology  
This is a complete and comprehensive document at the current time. The medical environment is a changing environment, and not all recommendations will be appropriate for all patients.  ...  Any request for information about or an interpretation of these practice parameters by the AAAAI or ACAAI should be directed to the Executive Offices of the AAAAI, the ACAAI, and the JCAAI.  ...  The EPR3 emphasized attainment of asthma control and recommended strategies to treat variations in symptoms that occur over a timeframe of months.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.anai.2014.05.017 pmid:25065350 fatcat:yi6rdkpu25byjluifydm3rtqce

The RODOS System: Decision Support for Off-Site Emergency Management in Europe

J. Ehrhardt
1997 Radiation Protection Dosimetry  
doses for people of different ages.  ...  can be studied.  ...  Further general information on the RODOS project and system are available from the RODOS Homepage http://www.rodos.fzk.de.  ... 
doi:10.1093/oxfordjournals.rpd.a032160 fatcat:hinn5hqatnhwtaoxlhq3pu4jvq

An evidence-based, point-of-care tool to guide completion of asthma action plans in practice

Andrew Kouri, Louis-Philippe Boulet, Alan Kaplan, Samir Gupta
2017 European Respiratory Journal  
We reviewed recent asthma guidelines and adult studies addressing acute loss of asthma control ( January 2010 to March 2016).  ...  Our tool should be implemented as part of a multifaceted approach to augment AAP usage.  ...  Angeles) and Kevin Gruffydd-Jones (University of Aberdeen) for support in developing the region-specific practical implementation tables.  ... 
doi:10.1183/13993003.02238-2016 pmid:28461295 pmcid:PMC5460639 fatcat:m7fous2qczas3kr25iwf7pkvra

Editors & Editorial Board

Simon Lin
2010 Journal of computer science and systems biology  
PT• Implementation of a healthy life style and asthma Philippe Eigenmann CH Individual interventions for asthma prevention and control Dermot Ryan UK The role of Primary Care in the prevention and control  ...  modulating the chemokine network The immune system relies on a tightly regulated migration process for the ordered compartmentalization of immune cells within the lymphoid organs, for implementation of  ...  Nevertheless, implementation of these strategies remains a challenge. Barriers to implementation of prevention and control programmes seem to be similar for many diseases ( Figure 1 ).  ... 
doi:10.4172/jcsb.10000e5 fatcat:uzzoahvykfdhrbhho3pprtk34a

Editors & Editorial Board

Simon Lin
2010 Journal of computer science and systems biology  
PT• Implementation of a healthy life style and asthma Philippe Eigenmann CH Individual interventions for asthma prevention and control Dermot Ryan UK The role of Primary Care in the prevention and control  ...  modulating the chemokine network The immune system relies on a tightly regulated migration process for the ordered compartmentalization of immune cells within the lymphoid organs, for implementation of  ...  Nevertheless, implementation of these strategies remains a challenge. Barriers to implementation of prevention and control programmes seem to be similar for many diseases ( Figure 1 ).  ... 
doi:10.4172/jcsb.10000e4 fatcat:7r5mmnm6cbhbllp4uxdy3f6lyy

Crowdsourced Peer- Versus Expert-Written Smoking-Cessation Messages

Heather L. Coley, Rajani S. Sadasivam, Jessica H. Williams, Julie E. Volkman, Yu-Mei Schoenberger, Connie L. Kohler, Heather Sobko, Midge N. Ray, Jeroan J. Allison, Daniel E. Ford, Gregg H. Gilbert, Thomas K. Houston
2013 American Journal of Preventive Medicine  
This study is registered at www.clinicaltrials.gov NCT00797628 (web-delivered provider intervention for tobacco control [QUIT-PRIMO]) and NCT01108432 (DPBRN Hygienists Internet Quality Improvement in Tobacco  ...  Phase 2: In multivariable analysis, S2S messages were more likely to generate a return visit (OR=2.03, 95% CI=1.74, 2.35), compared to expert messages.  ...  Acknowledgments Funding for these studies was received from the National Cancer Institute, grant R01 CA129091, and the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, grants U01 DE16746, U01 DE16747  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2013.07.004 pmid:24139766 pmcid:PMC3806191 fatcat:m477pafdorghvla4pua4acugsa
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