Diabetes Reversal

Diabetes Reversal

Diabetes Reversal: Type 2 Diabetic Tips to Prevent Insulin Resistance. The bad news? Diabetes. The good news? Type II diabetes is reversible… and DIABETES REVERSAL provides the simple three step solution to being free of this limiting disease. So take heart–this is the hope that every reader with Type II diabetes can hold on to […]

Vascular Imaging

Vascular Imaging

Dx-Direct is a series of eleven Thieme books covering the main subspecialties in radiology. It includes all the cases you are most likely to see in your typical working day as a radiologist. For each condition or disease you will find the information you need — with just the right level of detail.Dx-Direct gets to […]

The Healing Foods Cookbook

The Healing Foods Cookbook

America’s love affair with pro-inflammatory sugars, fats, animal proteins, preservatives, additives, and high-temperature cooking has given rise to devastating health consequences. As rates of chronic degenerative disease surge around the country, it’s more important than ever to dispel the myths surrounding a plant-based diet and get people excited about choosing foods that truly can be […]

Advances and Advocacy in the Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke (Health Care Forum)

Advances and Advocacy in the Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke (Health Care Forum)

Since its approval in 1995, intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (IV rt-PA) remains the only FDA-sanctioned therapy for acute, ischemic strokes in the United States (Leira & Adams, 2004). The initial, government-sponsored study (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke [NINDS], 1995) found that stroke victims treated with IV rt-PA were twice as likely to […]

Waldenström Macroglobulinemia, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America E-Book

Waldenström Macroglobulinemia, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America E-Book

This issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics, edited by Drs. Jorge J. Castillo, Steven P. Treon, and Stathis Kastritis, will focus on Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia. Topics include, but are not limited to, Genomics; Epigenomics; Flow cytometry; Marrow microenvironment; Familial Waldenstrom; MYD88 L265P and other MYD88 mutations; CXCR4 and other recurrent mutations; Diagnosis and differential diagnosis; Criteria to treat and treatment goals; Alkylators; Monoclonal […]

Pitfalls in the Measurement of Circulating Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (Minireview)

Pitfalls in the Measurement of Circulating Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (Minireview)

Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)[1] is a specific mitogen and survival factor for endothelial cells and a key promoter of angiogenesis in physiological and pathophysiological conditions (1, 2). VEGF is required for the normal development of embryonic vasculature, the cyclic growth of blood vessels in the female reproductive tract, and the formation of capillaries during […]