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Early onset, severe pre-eclampsia and HELLP syndrome: Sex ratio of infants
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Rhinovirus induction of the CXC chemokine epithelial-neutrophil activating peptide-78 in bronchial epithelium
Epithelial-neutrophil activating peptide-78 (ENA-78) induces neutrophil migration, an early response to viral infection. Rhinovirus serotype 16 (RV16) was used to infect primary bronchial epithelial cells and a cell line ...
Are Polymorphic Markers within the α-1-Antitrypsin Gene Associated with Risk of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Disease?
We sought to determine whether variants of the human α-1-antitrypsin (AAT) gene, also known as "PI," or "SERPINA1," are associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in 2 African-based populations from ...
Efficacy and safety of oral paliperidone extended-release tablets in the treatment of acute schizophrenia: Pooled data from three 52-week open-label studies
Long-term efficacy and safety of paliperidone extended-release tablets (3-12 mg/day) were evaluated in pooled data from 52-week open-label extension (OLE) phases of three 6-week, placebo-controlled, double-blind (DB) trials ...
Remission in patients with first-episode schizophrenia receiving assured antipsychotic medication: A study with risperidone long-acting injection
Recently proposed criteria for remission by a 'Remission in Schizophrenia Working Group' have generated considerable interest. We assessed rates, predictors, and correlates of remission in a sample of patients with ...
Escitalopram in the treatment of multisomatoform disorder: A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
Despite the prevalence of multisomatoform disorder (MSD), there are few controlled trials of its pharmacotherapy. The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy and safety of escitalopram (10-20 mg/day) with that of ...
Reboxetine and citalopram in panic disorder: A single-blind, cross-over, flexible-dose pilot study
Both noradrenergic and serotonergic systems have been implicated in the pathophysiology of panic disorder. The advent of selective serotonin (5-HT) reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) (e.g. citalopram) and, more recently, selective ...
A comparison of the effects of quetiapine ('Seroquel') and haloperidol in schizophrenic patients with a history of and a demonstrated, partial response to conventional antipsychotic treatment
Quetiapine ('Seroquel') is a well-tolerated, novel, atypical antipsychotic with consistent efficacy in the treatment of schizophrenia. To date, no clinical studies have evaluated the effect of quetiapine in patients who ...
Predictors of response to pharmacotherapy with citalopram in obsessive-compulsive disorder
Although serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SRIs) are the medications of choice in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), only 50-60% of patients respond to a single trial of any of these agents. Improved knowledge ...
An open trial of citalopram in adolescents with post-traumatic stress disorder
In this preliminary, 12-week open-label study, eight adolescents with moderate to severe post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) were treated with citalopram the most selective of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) ...