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Road map for pain management in pancreatic cancer: A review

Marie José Lahoud, Hampig Raphael Kourie, Joelle Antoun, Lana El Osta, Marwan Ghosn
2016 World Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology  
Optimal management of pain in this cancer represents a real challenge for the oncologist whose objective is to ensure a better quality of life to his patients.  ...  Although specific guidelines and recommendations for pain management in pancreatic cancer are still absent, we present all the possible pain treatments, with a progression from medical multimodal treatment  ...  Owing to the fact that PC pain involves visceral, somatic and neuropathic components, the main therapeutic approach is a multimodal analgesia.  ... 
doi:10.4251/wjgo.v8.i8.599 pmid:27574552 pmcid:PMC4980650 fatcat:4tzzakupyjdvlcyrf464tvrxii

A content account of creative analogies in biologically inspired design

Swaroop S. Vattam, Michael E. Helms, Ashok K. Goel
2010 Artificial intelligence for engineering design, analysis and manufacturing  
Methodology of inquiry One important issue related to our inquiry concerns the method of study.  ...  A traditional cognitive science method for studying processes like analogical reasoning involves studying human subjects in a laboratory setting.  ...  This paper has benefited from discussions with our colleagues in the Design & Intelligence Laboratory; we especially thank Bryan Wiltgen for his contributions to the development of the interactive DANE  ... 
doi:10.1017/s089006041000034x fatcat:nlh26lsgs5ce7juxeied2oc6gq

Non-Invasive Multimodal Neuromonitoring in Non-Critically Ill Hospitalized Adult Patients With COVID-19: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Denise Battaglini, Lavienraj Premraj, Samuel Huth, Jonathon Fanning, Glenn Whitman, Rakesh C. Arora, Judith Bellapart, Diego Bastos Porto, Fabio Silvio Taccone, Jacky Y. Suen, Gianluigi Li Bassi, John F. Fraser (+4 others)
2022 Frontiers in Neurology  
literature searching.  ...  of abnormal neuromonitoring findings in this population.MethodsA structured literature search was performed in MEDLINE/PubMed, Scopus, Cochrane, and EMBASE to investigate the use of non-invasive neuromonitoring  ...  The search strategy used in PubMed was modified to suit other databases. The full search strategy is provided in Supplementary Material-Item 1.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fneur.2022.814405 pmid:35493827 pmcid:PMC9047047 fatcat:dfuinst4fffyfhyypob4hmd77a

Oral Transmucosal Cannabidiol Oil Formulation as Part of a Multimodal Analgesic Regimen: Effects on Pain Relief and Quality of Life Improvement in Dogs Affected by Spontaneous Osteoarthritis

Federica Alessandra Brioschi, Federica Di Cesare, Daniela Gioeni, Vanessa Rabbogliatti, Francesco Ferrari, Elisa Silvia D'Urso, Martina Amari, Giuliano Ravasio
2020 Animals  
Further pharmacokinetics and long-term studies in larger populations are needed to encourage its inclusion into a multimodal pharmacological approach for canine osteoarthritis-related pain.  ...  The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of oral transmucosal (OTM) cannabidiol (CBD), in addition to a multimodal pharmacological treatment for chronic osteoarthritis-related pain in dogs.  ...  to a multimodal pharmacological approach for the treatment of OA-related pain.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ani10091505 pmid:32858828 fatcat:oyzxm5gv4jfy3pzvr3wo75i5wm

Complication avoidance and management in anterior lumbar interbody fusion

Khoi D. Than, Anthony C. Wang, Shayan U. Rahman, Thomas J. Wilson, Juan M. Valdivia, Paul Park, Frank La Marca
2011 Neurosurgical Focus  
approach, to reducing incidence and severity of POI; (6) Patient selection and identification for pharmacologic approaches to reducing severity and duration of POI; and (7) Strategies for improving the  ...  multimodal approach, to reducing incidence and severity of POI NEEDS ASSESSMENT The rationale for producing this CME-certified clinical monograph focusing on postoperative ileus management is based on  ...  A MEDLINE ® search was conducted to retrieve peer-reviewed publications-including clinical trials, epidemiological databases, and expert reviews-focusing on POI, common complications of colorectal and  ... 
doi:10.3171/2011.7.focus11141 pmid:21961869 fatcat:ldqdnxy4f5fn7cgluiqpeddso4

Neuroinformatics challenges to the structural, connectomic, functional and electrophysiological multimodal imaging of human traumatic brain injury

S. Y. Matthew Goh, Andrei Irimia, Carinna M. Torgerson, John D. Van Horn
2014 Frontiers in Neuroinformatics  
At the same time, however, the advent of such methods has brought about the need to analyze, manage, and integrate TBI neuroimaging data using informatically inspired approaches which can take full advantage  ...  As a result, the need for TBI neuroimaging analysis methods has increased in recent years due to the recognition that spatiotemporal computational analyses of TBI evolution are useful for capturing the  ...  This work was supported by NIH grants R41 NS081792 and U54 EB005149, sub-awards to John D. Van Horn.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fninf.2014.00019 pmid:24616696 pmcid:PMC3935464 fatcat:acoj4l4sbrecfnn4j3zg2eiyzy

Health system influences on the implementation of tuberculosis infection prevention and control at health facilities in low-income and middle-income countries: a scoping review

Gimenne Zwama, Karin Diaconu, Anna S Voce, Fiona O'May, Alison D Grant, Karina Kielmann
2021 BMJ Global Health  
This review identified the health system factors and health system research gaps that can be considered in a whole system approach to strengthen TB-IPC practices at facility levels in LMICs.  ...  This scoping review maps documented system influences on TB-IPC implementation in health facilities of low/middle-income countries (LMICs).MethodsWe conducted a systematic search of empirical research  ...  Acknowledgements We are thankful to the Umoya omuhle team, particularly Ms Jennifer Falconer and Dr Chris Colvin, for their expert advice on the inception of this review.  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmjgh-2020-004735 pmid:33975887 fatcat:kwu5eeww5vgtrlje75r7ecnjme

Guidelines for the diagnosis, prevention and management of chemical- and radiation-induced cystitis

A Thompson, A Adamson, A Bahl, J Borwell, D Dodds, C Heath, R Huddart, R Mcmenemin, P Patel, J Peters, H Payne
2014 Journal of Clinical Urology  
Since HC occurs on a spectrum of severity, a multimodality stepwise approach to treatment should be taken.  ...  A comprehensive literature search was undertaken in PubMed to retrieve studies and case reports, published in English, relating to its treatment from 1980 to March 2013.  ...  Funding Teva UK Limited has provided arms' length funding to support the production of this article.  ... 
doi:10.1177/2051415813512647 fatcat:rvp7zttuhbadrbnjod7s32uyyy

Contributions of Design Thinking in Inter and Transdisciplinary Communication, Research & Co-work Environment for Complex Problem Solving

Fátima Caiado, Leonardo Springer
2022 Journal of Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics  
The present deductive research tries to explain correlations between its use in academia/business/social environments, as a transdisciplinary communication approach, to complex problem resolution, embedding  ...  This exploratory research approaches a Project-Based Methodology known as Design Thinking (DT), considering four models: Stanford d.  ...  Design, as research process, management strategy or problemsolving methodology has become part of organizations attending to social challenges with a human-centered approach.  ... 
doi:10.54808/jsci.20.02.45 fatcat:3pk6ufvqnjalzcvvrg5b45lwzy

Computer-Assisted Analysis of Biomedical Images [article]

Leonardo Rundo
2021 arXiv   pre-print
Therefore, the computational analysis of medical and biological images plays a key role in radiology and laboratory applications.  ...  In this regard, frameworks based on advanced Machine Learning and Computational Intelligence can significantly improve traditional Image Processing and Pattern Recognition approaches.  ...  Multimodal medical image registration approaches based on PSO In this section, multimodal medical image registration approaches that use PSO as searching strategy are described and critically reviewed  ... 
arXiv:2106.04381v1 fatcat:osqiyd3sbja3zgrby7bf4eljfm

Detection, Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke: Current and Future Perspectives

Smita Patil, Rosanna Rossi, Duaa Jabrah, Karen Doyle
2022 Frontiers in Medical Technology  
Current therapeutic approaches for treating acute ischemic stroke using thrombolytic drugs and endovascular thrombectomy are discussed, with a focus on devices and approaches recently developed to treat  ...  AUTHOR CONTRIBUTIONS SP and KD contributed to the concept and design of manuscript. All authors contributed in drafting and reviewing of manuscript.  ...  The Merci retriever and the Penumbra device are the ancestors of the two main approaches currently used in mechanical thrombectomy for clot removal: respectively employing a stent retriever (stentriever  ... 
doi:10.3389/fmedt.2022.748949 pmid:35813155 pmcid:PMC9263220 fatcat:6nhjua63uzhvppvnivyiotfgya

Ocular biometrics: A survey of modalities and fusion approaches

Ishan Nigam, Mayank Vatsa, Richa Singh
2015 Information Fusion  
machine learning algorithms for better representation and classification, (iv) developing algorithms for ocular recognition at a distance, (v) using multimodal ocular biometrics for recognition, and (  ...  Biometrics, an integral component of Identity Science, is widely used in several large-scale-county-wide projects to provide a meaningful way of recognizing individuals.  ...  Acknowledgements A part of this research is supported through a grand by the Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.inffus.2015.03.005 fatcat:ph2katoyuzdylamlesnt7vzbay

An agent-oriented hierarchic strategy for solving inverse problems

Maciej Smołka, Robert Schaefer, Maciej Paszyński, David Pardo, Julen Álvarez-Aramberri
2015 International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science  
The global search performed by a tree of dependent demes is dynamically alternated with local, steepest descent searches.  ...  Finally, an HMS application to a real-life engineering problem leading to the identification of oil deposits by inverting magnetotelluric measurements is presented.  ...  Contrarily to traditional inversion algorithms, our hybrid strategy delivers multiple solutions in the case of misfit multimodality, which enables an expert in the field to determine the best possible  ... 
doi:10.1515/amcs-2015-0036 fatcat:hsmgb6bqmnewnjpmttzrb6lqha

Global Research Trends in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Bibliometric and Visualized Study

Tai Zhang, Xiangxue Ma, Wende Tian, Jiaqi Zhang, Yuchen Wei, Beihua Zhang, Fengyun Wang, Xudong Tang
2022 Frontiers in Medicine  
2007 to 2022 were retrieved from the Science Citation Index Expanded of the Web of Science Core Collection.  ...  Accordingly, with help from bibliometric approaches, our goal is to assess the structure, evolution, and trends of IBS research between 2007 and 2022.MethodsThe documents exclusively focusing on IBS from  ...  MATERIALS AND METHODS Source of the Data and Search Strategy The search was performed on the Science Citation Index Expanded of the Web of Science Core Collection (WoSCC) of Clarivate Analytics.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fmed.2022.922063 pmid:35833106 pmcid:PMC9271748 fatcat:snrm5h7yhffwrihajctljxmvrm

Investigational drugs in early phase clinical trials targeting thermotransient receptor potential (thermoTRP) channels

Asia Fernández-Carvajal, Rosario González-Muñiz, Gregorio Fernández-Ballester, Antonio Ferrer-Montiel
2020 Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs  
This review focuses on the therapeutic progress concerning this family of channels, including strategies to improve their therapeutic index for overcoming adverse effects. .  ...  Furthermore, progress in nanotechnology-based delivery strategies will positively impact thermoTRP human pharmacology.  ...  /search?  ... 
doi:10.1080/13543784.2020.1825680 pmid:32941080 fatcat:dec3zcsnwvanfh6o5hwszfm2sq
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