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Risperidone-Associated Atrioventricular Block.

Am J Ther 2018 Jun 18. Epub 2018 Jun 18.

Department of Psychiatry, Interfaith Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY.

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Herb-Induced Liver Injury With Cholestasis and Renal Injury Secondary to Short-Term Use of Kratom (Mitragyna speciosa).

Am J Ther 2018 Jun 15. Epub 2018 Jun 15.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hepatology, Northwell Health System, Sandra A. Bass Center for Liver Diseases, Manhasset, NY.

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Pemetrexed-Induced Syncope.

Am J Ther 2018 Jun 15. Epub 2018 Jun 15.

Saint Mary's of Michigan Seton Cancer Institute, Saginaw, MI.

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Poison Control System's 15-Year Experience of Multiple Dose-Activated Charcoal Administration.

Am J Ther 2018 Jun 15. Epub 2018 Jun 15.

University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA.

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Cardiovascular Side Effects of Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Ibrutinib (Imbruvica) and Interaction With Direct Oral Anticoagulant.

Am J Ther 2018 Jun 18. Epub 2018 Jun 18.

Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine, Johnson City, TN.

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Mihai Gheorghiade, MD-Life and Concepts.

Am J Ther 2018 Jun 13. Epub 2018 Jun 13.

Institute of Emergency for Cardiovascular Diseases "Prof C. C. Iliescu" Bucharest, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila, Bucharest, Romania.

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Benzocaine-Associated Methemoglobinemia.

Am J Ther 2018 Jun 15. Epub 2018 Jun 15.

Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care, State University of New York Upstate Medical University Syracuse, NY.

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Dofetilide-Induced Severe Hepatotoxicity.

Am J Ther 2018 Jun 15. Epub 2018 Jun 15.

Department of Medicine, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY.

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Cefepime-Induced Neurotoxicity: An Underappreciated Cause of Encephalopathy.

Am J Ther 2018 Jun 11. Epub 2018 Jun 11.

Department of Medicine, St. Vincent's Medical Center, Bridgeport, CT.

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Donepezil Monotherapy for Neurocognitive Deficits and Psychobehavioral Disinhibition in an Adolescent Posttraumatic Brain Injury.

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Ahmed Naguy

Am J Ther 2017 May 17. Epub 2017 May 17.

Al-Manara CAP Centre, Kuwait Centre for Mental Health (KCMH), Shuwaikh, State of Kuwait.

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Capecitabine-Associated Myocardial Infarction.

Am J Ther 2018 Mar 27. Epub 2018 Mar 27.

Bronson Cancer Care Center, Battle Creek, MI.

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Methylphenidate for Ego-Syntonic Daydreaming.

Am J Ther 2018 Mar 7. Epub 2018 Mar 7.

OT Section, Al-Manara CAP Centre, KCMH, Shuwaikh, Kuwait.

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Sirolimus for Recurrent Giant Cell Myocarditis After Heart Transplantation: A Unique Therapeutic Strategy.

Am J Ther 2018 May 30. Epub 2018 May 30.

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

Clinical Features: Giant cell myocarditis (GCM) is a rare and a rapidly progressive disorder with fatal outcomes such that patients often require heart transplantation. We present a case of recurrent GCM in a transplanted patient with a history of Crohn disease requiring a novel therapeutic approach.

Therapeutic Challenge: After the orthotopic heart transplantation, GCM recurred on aggressive immunosuppression over the months, which included corticosteroids, basiliximab, tacrolimus, antithymocyte globulin, and rituximab. Read More

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May 2018
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Single-Dose Rivaroxaban-Induced Acute Liver Injury.

Am J Ther 2018 May 30. Epub 2018 May 30.

Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai West Hospital, Icahn School of Medicine, New York, NY.

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May 2018
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Risperidone-Associated Acute Eosinophilic Pneumonia.

Am J Ther 2018 May 30. Epub 2018 May 30.

Department of Internal Medicine, Northwell Forest Hills Hospital, New York, NY.

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Capecitabine Toxicity and Dihydropyrimidine Dehydrogenase Deficiency.

Am J Ther 2018 Mar 30. Epub 2018 Mar 30.

Homer Stryker School of Medicine, Bronson Cancer Care Center, Battle Creek, MI.

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Precision Surgery for Obesity.

Am J Ther 2018 May 16. Epub 2018 May 16.

Department of Bariatric Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Jinan University, Guangzhou, China.

Precision medicine is targeted towards improving the effectiveness of treatment, reducing the side effects of drugs and reducing medical costs. The application of precision surgery for obesity is a new concept that involves 2 stages: the first stage is to attain a precise obesity surgery, and the second stage is to achieve individualized obese gene therapy. In this article, we discuss the value of precision surgery for obesity, its stages and its future application to improve obesity surgery. Read More

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Weight Loss During Atomoxetine Add-on to Clozapine-Responsive Schizophrenia.

Am J Ther 2018 May 16. Epub 2018 May 16.

General Adult Psychiatry Department, KCMH, Shuwaikh, Kuwait.

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Atrial Fibrillation After Bowel Preparation for Colonoscopy.

Am J Ther 2018 May 16. Epub 2018 May 16.

Detroit VA Medical Center, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI.

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Topiramate-Associated Renal Tubular Acidosis.

Am J Ther 2018 May 15. Epub 2018 May 15.

Chief of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Northwell Forest Hills Hospital, New York, NY.

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Intravenous Immunoglobulin Therapy in Refractory Autoimmune Dysautonomias: A Retrospective Analysis of 38 Patients.

Am J Ther 2018 May 14. Epub 2018 May 14.

Department of Neurology, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA.

Background: Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) has recognized efficacy in autoimmune peripheral nerve disorders, but there has been limited study of the use of IVIG in autoimmune dysautonomias.

Study Question: To determine the efficacy and safety of IVIG in patients with disabling, refractory autoimmune dysautonomias, including patients with postural tachycardia syndrome and gastrointestinal dysmotility.

Study Design: Patients with one or more autonomic disorder(s) and persistent serological evidence for autoimmunity who were unable to work or attend school despite usual treatments for dysautonomia were treated with IVIG for at least 3 months at a dose of at least 1 gm/kg monthly. Read More

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May 2018
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Mucositis and Cardiotoxicity Due to 5-Fluorouracil.

Am J Ther 2018 Mar 23. Epub 2018 Mar 23.

SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY.

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Aspirin Resistance: Cardiovascular Risk Game Changer.

Am J Ther 2018 May 3. Epub 2018 May 3.

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.

Background: Aspirin (ASA) is the most used medication on the globe. ASA is a primary pillar of the secondary prevention of cardiovascular atherothromboembolic events. However, a fraction of the population does not respond to ASA as expected in a unique phenomenon called ASA resistance. Read More

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Laryngeal Edema Caused by Phloroglucinol.

Am J Ther 2018 May 4. Epub 2018 May 4.

Department of Pharmacy, First Hospital, Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, China.

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Empagliflozin-Associated Euglycemic Diabtetic Ketoacidosis.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 26. Epub 2018 Apr 26.

Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY.

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Personalized Dosing Versus Fixed Dosing of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors: A Cost Analysis Study.

Am J Ther 2018 May 1. Epub 2018 May 1.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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Intestinal Pneumatosis: A Manifestation of Rarely Reported Axitinib-Associated Necrotizing Enterocolitis.

Am J Ther 2018 May 1. Epub 2018 May 1.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, SUNY Upstate Medical University Hospital, Syracuse, NY.

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May 2018
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Idiosyncratic Pericardial Effusion Associated With Minoxidil.

Am J Ther 2018 May 1. Epub 2018 May 1.

Department of Internal Medicine, Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, WV.

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Bypassing Agents for Bleeding Prophylaxis in Hemophilia B: A Clinical Conundrum?

Am J Ther 2018 May 1. Epub 2018 May 1.

Department of Internal Medicine, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY.

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Sexual Functioning in Hyperprolactinemic Patients Treated With Cabergoline or Bromocriptine.

Am J Ther 2018 May 1. Epub 2018 May 1.

Background: Elevated prolactin levels were found to be associated with impaired sexuality.

Study Question: The aim of the study was to compare the impact of bromocriptine and cabergoline on sexual functioning in both genders.

Study Design: The study enrolled 39 young women and 18 young men receiving bromocriptine treatment. Read More

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Ranolazine for Symptomatic Management of Microvascular Angina.

Am J Ther 2018 May 9. Epub 2018 May 9.

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Background: Ranolazine is approved in the United States and Europe for chronic stable angina. Microvascular angina (MVA) is defined as angina with no obstructive coronary artery disease.

Study Question: Our objective was to assess the effectiveness of ranolazine at improving angina scores and quality of life in a Canadian cohort with severe refractory angina due to MVA. Read More

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May 2018
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Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia in the Nonsurgical Setting: A Systematic Review.

Am J Ther 2018 Jan 31. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

Department of Emergency Medicine, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY.

Background: Opioid-induced hyperalgesia (OIH) is a phenomenon that causes an increased pain sensitization and perception of pain to noxious stimuli secondary to opioid exposure. While this clinical effect has been described in the surgical setting, it is unclear if OIH occurs in the nonsurgical setting.

Study Question: To review the available literature which evaluated OIH in nonsurgical settings. Read More

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January 2018
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Role of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors in Small Cell Lung Cancer.

Am J Ther 2018 May/Jun;25(3):e349-e356

Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy-Worcester/Manchester, MCPHS University, Manchester, NH.

Background: Small cell lung cancer (SCLC) accounts for approximately 13% of all lung cancer diagnoses each year. SCLC is characterized by a rapid doubling time, early metastatic spread, and an unfavorable prognosis overall.

Areas Of Uncertainty: Most patients with SCLC will respond to initial treatment; however, the majority will experience a disease recurrence and response to second-line therapies is poor. Read More

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May 2018
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Enhancing HIV Pre-exposure, Prophylaxis Practices via an Educational Intervention.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 20. Epub 2018 Apr 20.

Division of Internal Medicine, New York Medical College, Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY.

Background: Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV involves using antiretroviral drugs to prevent individuals at high risk from acquiring HIV infection. Most practicing primary care providers believe PrEP to be safe and effective, but less than half have prescribed or referred for PrEP. Attitudes and prescribing patterns among house officers have not been well described previously. Read More

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Dapagliflozin-Associated Diabetic Ketoacidosis.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 18. Epub 2018 Apr 18.

Department of Medicine, New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY.

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April 2018
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Ranitidine-Associated Autoimmune Hepatitis.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 10. Epub 2018 Apr 10.

Department of Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center, Brooklyn, NY.

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April 2018
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Nafcillin-Associated Hypokalemia.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 10. Epub 2018 Apr 10.

Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Northwell Forest Hills Hospital, New York, NY.

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April 2018
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Tigecycline-Associated Acute Pancreatitis.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 10. Epub 2018 Apr 10.

Department of Medicine, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York.

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April 2018
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Tacrolimus-Associated Jaundice.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 10. Epub 2018 Apr 10.

Liver Transplant and Biliary Sciences, Center for Liver and Biliary Sciences, Max Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi, India.

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April 2018
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Paclitaxel-Induced Organizing Pneumonia With Intractable Hemoptysis.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 9. Epub 2018 Apr 9.

Department of Internal Medicine, Maimonides Medical Center, New York City, NY.

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April 2018
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Erythematous Maculopapular Eruption Induced by Anastrozole: The First Case.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 9. Epub 2018 Apr 9.

Di.S.Sal. Section of Dermatology, University of Genoa, San Martino Policlinic Hospital, Genoa, Italy.

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April 2018
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Low-Dose Mirtazapine in Major Depression Developed After Hyperemesis Gravidarum: A Case Series.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 9. Epub 2018 Apr 9.

Department of Psychiatry, Meram Faculty of Medicine, University of Necmettin Erbakan, Konya, Turkey.

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April 2018
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Intravenous Lipid Emulsion and Ethanol for Sodium Fluoroacetate Poisoning.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 11. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Department of Clinical Sciences, Division of Toxicology, CES University, Medellín, Colombia.

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April 2018
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Delayed Cerebral Edema Leading to Cerebral Hernia in a Patient With Heroin Overdose.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 11. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Department of Medicine, Charleston Area Medical Centre, Charleston, WV.

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April 2018
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Intravenous Immunoglobulin and Methylprednisolone for Clozapine-Associated Perimyocarditis.

Am J Ther 2018 Mar 28. Epub 2018 Mar 28.

Wichita Falls Family Practice Residency Program, Wichita Falls, TX.

Clinical Features: Cardiotoxicity is a rare but serious side effect of clozapine. We present a case of a psychiatric patient on chronic clozapine 75 mg daily, who presented with congestive heart failure secondary to the cardiotoxic effects of the psychiatric medication.

Therapeutic Challenge: Conventional heart failure treatment failed to improve symptoms. Read More

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March 2018
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Effectiveness of Topical Sucralfate in the Management of Pressure Ulcer in Hospitalized Patients: A Prospective, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial.

Am J Ther 2018 Apr 10. Epub 2018 Apr 10.

Departments of Clinical Pharmacy and.

Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of topical sucralfate in the management of pressure ulcer (PU) in hospitalized patients.

Methods: Forty hospitalized patients with stage II PU were included in this prospective, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial and were randomly divided into 2 groups receiving either sucralfate gel or placebo, on a daily basis. The patients were visited every day for 14 days, the ulcer was evaluated using the Pressure Ulcer Scale for Healing (PUSH) and changes to the measured scores over time were used as an indicator of wound healing. Read More

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April 2018
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