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Pre-transplant Social Adaptability Index and clinical...
2021-01-11
BACKGROUND The impact of pre-transplant social determinants of health on post-transplant outcomes remains understudied. In the US, poor clinical outcomes are associated with underprivileged status, as assessed by the Social Adaptability Index (SAI), a composite score of education, employment status, marital status, household income, and substance ...
Tumor Treating Fields - Behind and Beyond Inhibiting the...
2021-01-14
The unmet need for a safe treatment that significantly improves the overall survival, as well as the quality of life of patients with brain tumors, has urged researchers to work out new treatment modalities. About 15 years ago, it was shown that alternating electric fields significantly impair the growth of cancer cells. Recently, this potentially ...
Incidence and Outcome of Aneurysmal Subarachnoid...
2021-01-14
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to assess nationwide incidence and outcomes of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH). The Swiss SOS (Swiss Study on Subarachnoid Hemorrhage) was established in 2008 and offers the unique opportunity to provide this data from the point of care on a nationwide level. METHODS All patients with ...
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