TEN

Common Name(s)

TEN, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN)

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "TEN" for support, advocacy or research.

Stevens Johnson Syndrome Foundation

The SJS Foundation was founded to be a resource to SJS victims and their families. Our mission is provide support services, and compile and distribute valuable information about SJS to the public and medical professionals regarding treatments and therapies that prove beneficial to SJS sufferers. We work to promote public awareness about the signs of SJS so that a quick diagnosis can be made and the offending drug stopped as soon as possible.

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2014

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "TEN" for support, advocacy or research.

Stevens Johnson Syndrome Foundation

The SJS Foundation was founded to be a resource to SJS victims and their families. Our mission is provide support services, and compile and distribute valuable information about SJS to the public and medical professionals regarding treatments and therapies that prove beneficial to SJS sufferers. We work to promote public awareness about the signs of SJS so that a quick diagnosis can be made and the offending drug stopped as soon as possible.

http://www.sjsupport.org

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2014

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "TEN" returned 1317 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Modifiable cardiovascular disease risk factors as predictors of dementia death: pooling of ten general population-based cohort studies.
 

Author(s): G David Batty, Tom C Russ, John M Starr, Emmanuel Stamatakis, Mika Kivimäki

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With drug treatment for dementia being of limited effectiveness, the role of primary prevention, in particular the predictive value of modifiable cardiovascular disease risk factors, may warrant exploration. The evidence base is, however, characterised by discordant findings and is ...

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2014

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Last Updated: 23 May 2014

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How can research keep up with eHealth? Ten strategies for increasing the timeliness and usefulness of eHealth research.
 

Author(s): Timothy B Baker, David H Gustafson, Dhavan Shah

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eHealth interventions appear and change so quickly that they challenge the way we conduct research. By the time a randomized trial of a new intervention is published, technological improvements and clinical discoveries may make the intervention dated and unappealing. This and the ...

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2014

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Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "TEN" returned 91 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Ten-year obesity and overweight prevalence in Greek children: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 2001-2010 data.
 

Author(s): Eleni P Kotanidou, Maria G Grammatikopoulou, Bessie E Spiliotis, Christina Kanaka-Gantenbein, Maria Tsigga, Assimina Galli-Tsinopoulou

Journal: Hormones (Athens). ;12(4):537-49.

 

While the US today has the highest rates worldwide of obesity, Europe, and particularly Southern Europe, is catching up fast. The aim of this study was to report the prevalence of obesity in Greek children, aged 1-12 years.

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2014

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Listening to the rumours: what the northern Nigeria polio vaccine boycott can tell us ten years on.
 

Author(s): Isaac Ghinai, Chris Willott, Ibrahim Dadari, Heidi J Larson

Journal: Glob Public Health. 2013 ;8(10):1138-50.

 

In 2003 five northern Nigerian states boycotted the oral polio vaccine due to fears that it was unsafe. Though the international responses have been scrutinised in the literature, this paper argues that lessons still need to be learnt from the boycott: that the origins and continuation ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2013

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Ten years of podoconiosis research in Ethiopia.
 

Author(s): Kebede Deribe, Sara Tomczyk, Fasil Tekola-Ayele

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Last Updated: 16 Oct 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Study to Evaluate the Use of Palifermin to Treat Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis; Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 13 Jan 2014

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Lumbar Segmental Stabilization and TENS in Lumbar Disc Herniation
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Lumbar Spine Disc Herniation

 

Last Updated: 12 Jul 2012

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