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    • Patient-Provider Interactions Affect Symptoms in Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: A Pilot Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial 

      Dossett, Michelle L.; Mu, Lin; Davis, Roger B.; Bell, Iris R.; Lembo, Anthony J.; Kaptchuk, Ted J.; Yeh, Gloria Y. (Public Library of Science, 2015)
      Background: It is unclear whether the benefits that some patients derive from complementary and integrative medicine (CIM) are related to the therapies recommended or to the consultation process as some CIM provider visits ...
    • Patient-reported financial barriers to adherence to treatment in neurology 

      Moura, Lidia MVR; Schwamm, Eli L; Moura Junior, Valdery; Seitz, Michael P; Hoch, Daniel B; Hsu, John; Schwamm, Lee H (Dove Medical Press, 2016)
      Objective: Many effective medical therapies are available for treating neurological diseases, but these therapies tend to be expensive and adherence is critical to their effectiveness. We used patient-reported data to ...
    • Patient-reported outcome measures for asthma: a systematic review 

      Worth, Allison; Hammersley, Victoria; Knibb, Rebecca; Flokstra-de-Blok, Bertine; DunnGalvin, Audrey; Walker, Samantha; Dubois, Anthony E J; Sheikh, Aziz (Nature Publishing Group, 2014)
      Background: Patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) are measures of the outcome of treatment(s) reported directly by the patient or carer. There is increasing international policy interest in using these to assess the ...
    • Patient-reported Outcomes for Multicentric Castleman’s Disease in a Randomized, Placebo-controlled Study of Siltuximab 

      van Rhee, Frits; Rothman, Margaret; Ho, Kai Fai; Fleming, Sarah; Wong, Raymond S.; Fosså, Alexander; Dispenzieri, Angela; Cavet, James; Munshi, Nikhil; Vermeulen, Jessica; Casper, Corey (Springer International Publishing, 2015)
      Background: Multicentric Castleman’s disease (MCD) is a rare lymphoproliferative disorder driven by dysregulated interleukin-6 production. MCD has a poor prognosis, and treatment is generally noncurative and aimed at symptom ...
    • Patient-reported symptom distress, and most bothersome issues, before and during cancer treatment 

      Hong, Fangxin; Blonquist, Traci M; Halpenny, Barbara; Berry, Donna L (Dove Medical Press, 2016)
      Introduction: Frequently reported symptoms and treatment side effects may not be the most bothersome issues to patients with cancer. The purpose of this study was to investigate patient-reported symptom distress and ...
    • Patient-Specific MRI-Based Right Ventricle Models Using Different Zero-Load Diastole and Systole Geometries for Better Cardiac Stress and Strain Calculations and Pulmonary Valve Replacement Surgical Outcome Predictions 

      Tang, Dalin; del Nido, Pedro J.; Yang, Chun; Zuo, Heng; Huang, Xueying; Rathod, Rahul H.; Gooty, Vasu; Tang, Alexander; Wu, Zheyang; Billiar, Kristen L.; Geva, Tal (Public Library of Science, 2016)
      Background: Accurate calculation of ventricular stress and strain is critical for cardiovascular investigations. Sarcomere shortening in active contraction leads to change of ventricular zero-stress configurations during ...
    • Patient-Tailored Connectomics Visualization for the Assessment of White Matter Atrophy in Traumatic Brain Injury 

      Irimia, Andrei; Chambers, Micah C.; Torgerson, Carinna M.; Filippou, Maria; Hovda, David A.; Alger, Jeffry R.; Gerig, Guido; Toga, Arthur W.; Vespa, Paul M.; Van Horn, John D.; Kikinis, Ron (Frontiers Research Foundation, 2012)
      Available approaches to the investigation of traumatic brain injury (TBI) are frequently hampered, to some extent, by the unsatisfactory abilities of existing methodologies to efficiently define and represent affected ...
    • Patient-To-Physician Messaging: Volume Nearly Tripled As More Patients Joined System, But Per Capita Rate Plateaued 

      Crotty, B. H.; Tamrat, Y.; Mostaghimi, Arash; Safran, Charles; Landon, Bruce Evan (Health Affairs (Project Hope), 2014)
      Patients want to be able to communicate with their physicians by e-mail. However, physicians are often concerned about the impact that such communications will have on their time, productivity, and reimbursement. Typically, ...
    • Patients Infected with CRF07_BC Have Significantly Lower Viral Loads than Patients with HIV-1 Subtype B: Mechanism and Impact on Disease Progression 

      Huang, Szu-Wei; Wang, Sheng-Fan; Lin, Yu-Ting; Yen, Chia-Hung; Lee, Chih-Hao; Wong, Wing-Wai; Tsai, Hung-Chin; Yang, Chia-Jui; Hu, Bor-Shen; Lin, Yu-Huei; Wang, Chin-Tien; Wang, Jaang-Jiun; Hu, Zixin; Kuritzkes, Daniel R.; Chen, Yen-Hsu; Chen, Yi-Ming Arthur (Public Library of Science, 2014)
      The circulating recombinant form (CRF) 07_BC is the most prevalent HIV-1 strain among injection drug users (IDUs) in Taiwan. It contains a 7 amino-acid deletion in its p6gag. We conducted a cohort study to compare viral ...
    • Patients with fibromyalgia display less functional connectivity in the brain’s pain inhibitory network 

      Jensen, Karin; Loitoile, Rita; Kosek, Eva; Petzke, Frank; Carville, Serena; Fransson, Peter; Marcus, Hanke; Williams, Steven CR; Choy, Ernest; Mainguy, Yves; Vitton, Olivier; Gracely, Richard H; Gollub, Randy L.; Ingvar, Martin; Kong, Jian (BioMed Central, 2012)
      Background: There is evidence for augmented processing of pain and impaired endogenous pain inhibition in Fibromyalgia syndrome (FM). In order to fully understand the mechanisms involved in FM pathology, there is a need ...
    • Patients with migraine are right about their perception of temperature as a trigger: time series analysis of headache diary data 

      Yang, Albert C.; Fuh, Jong-Ling; Huang, Norden E.; Shia, Ben-Chang; Wang, Shuu-Jiun (Springer Milan, 2015)
      Background: Researches to date on the association between headache and weather have yielded inconsistent results. Only a limited number of studies have examined the clinical significance of self-reported weather sensitivity. ...
    • Patients’ attitudes about the use of placebo treatments: telephone survey 

      Hull, Sara Chandros; Colloca, Luana; Avins, Andrew; Gordon, Nancy P; Somkin, Carol P; Kaptchuk, Ted J; Miller, Franklin G (BMJ Publishing Group Ltd., 2013)
      Objective To examine the attitudes of US patients about the use of placebo treatments in medical care. Design: One time telephone surveys. Setting: Northern California. Participants 853 members of Kaiser Permanente Northern ...
    • Patients’ perception about risks and benefits of antithrombotic treatment for the prevention of venous thromboembolism (VTE) after orthopedic surgery: a qualitative study 

      Najafzadeh, M.; Kim, S. C.; Patterson, C.; Schneeweiss, S.; Katz, J. N.; Brick, G.W.; Ready, J. E.; Polinski, J.M.; Patorno, E. (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Background: The 9th edition of the American College of Chest Physicians’ Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis guidelines emphasize the importance of considering the risk–benefit ratio of “patient-important” ...
    • Patients’ Perceptions of Their “Most” and “Least” Important Medications: a Retrospective Cohort Study 

      Linsky, Amy; Simon, Steven R. (BioMed Central, 2012)
      Background: Despite benefits of adherence, little is known about the degree to which patients will express their perceptions of medications as more or less important to take as prescribed. We determined the frequency with ...
    • Patient–physician mistrust and violence against physicians in Guangdong Province, China: a qualitative study 

      Tucker, Joseph D; Cheng, Yu; Wong, Bonnie; Gong, Ni; Nie, Jing-Bao; Zhu, Wei; McLaughlin, Megan M; Xie, Ruishi; Deng, Yinghui; Huang, Meijin; Wong, William C W; Lan, Ping; Liu, Huanliang; Miao, Wei; Kleinman, Arthur (BMJ Publishing Group, 2015)
      Objective: To better understand the origins, manifestations and current policy responses to patient–physician mistrust in China. Design: Qualitative study using in-depth interviews focused on personal experiences of ...
    • Patient–Provider Communication Data: Linking Process and Outcomes in Oncology Care 

      Sheldon, Lisa Kennedy; Hong, Fangxin; Berry, Donna L (Dove Medical Press, 2011)
      Overview: Patient–provider communication is vital to quality patient care in oncology settings and impacts health outcomes. Newer communication datasets contain patient symptom reports, real-time audiofiles of visits, coded ...
    • Patiromer induces rapid and sustained potassium lowering in patients with chronic kidney disease and hyperkalemia 

      Bushinsky, David A; Williams, Gordon H; Pitt, Bertram; Weir, Matthew R; Freeman, Mason W; Garza, Dahlia; Stasiv, Yuri; Li, Elizabeth; Berman, Lance; Bakris, George L (Nature Publishing Group, 2015)
      Patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have a high risk of hyperkalemia, which increases mortality and can lead to renin–angiotensin–aldosterone system inhibitor (RAASi) dose reduction or discontinuation. Patiromer, a ...
    • Patterns and Implications of Gene Gain and Loss in the Evolution of Prochlorococcus 

      Kettler, Gregory C; Martiny, Adam C; Coleman, Maureen L; Rodrigue, Sebastien; Lapidus, Alla; Ferriera, Steven; Steglich, Claudia; Chisholm, Sallie W; Huang, Katherine; Zucker, Jeremy Daniel Hofeld; Chen, Feng; Johnson, Justin; Church, George McDonald; Richardson, Paul (Public Library of Science, 2007)
      Prochlorococcus is a marine cyanobacterium that numerically dominates the mid-latitude oceans and is the smallest known oxygenic phototroph. Numerous isolates from diverse areas of the world's oceans have been studied and ...
    • Patterns and rates of exonic de novo mutations in autism spectrum disorders 

      Neale, Benjamin Michael; Kou, Yan; Liu, Li; Ma'ayan, Avi; Samocha, Kaitlin Elisabeth; Sabo, Aniko; Lin, Chiao-Feng; Stevens, Christine; Wang, Li-San; Makarov, Vladimir; Polak, Pazi Penchas; Yoon, Seungtai; Maguire, Jared; Crawford, Emily L.; Campbell, Nicholas G.; Geller, Evan T.; Valladares, Otto; Shafer, Chad; Liu, Han; Zhao, Tuo; Cai, Guiqing; Lihm, Jayon; Dannenfelser, Ruth; Jabado, Omar; Peralta, Zuleyma; Nagaswamy, Uma; Muzny, Donna; Reid, Jeffrey G.; Newsham, Irene; Wu, Yuanqing; Lewis, Lora; Han, Yi; Voight, Benjamin F.; Lim, Elaine; Rossin, Elizabeth Jeffries; Kirby, Andrew; Flannick, Jason A.; Fromer, Menachem; Shakir, Khalid; Fennell, Tim; Garimella, Kiran; Banks, Eric; Poplin, Ryan; Gabriel, Stacey; DePristo, Mark; Wimbish, Jack R.; Boone, Braden E.; Levy, Shawn E.; Betancur, Catalina; Sunyaev, Shamil R.; Boerwinkle, Eric; Buxbaum, Joseph D.; Cook, Edwin H.; Devlin, Bernie; Gibbs, Richard A.; Roeder, Kathryn; Schellenberg, Gerard D.; Sutcliffe, James S.; Daly, Mark Joseph (2013)
      Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are believed to have genetic and environmental origins, yet in only a modest fraction of individuals can specific causes be identified1,2. To identify further genetic risk factors, we assess ...
    • Patterns of \(Cis\) Regulatory Variation in Diverse Human Populations 

      Montgomery, Stephen B.; Dimas, Antigone S.; Parts, Leopold; Stegle, Oliver; Ingle, Catherine E.; Sekowska, Magda; Gutierrez-Arcelus, Maria; Nisbett, James; Nica, Alexandra C.; Beazley, Claude; Durbin, Richard; Deloukas, Panos; Dermitzakis, Emmanouil T.; Stranger, Barbara Elaine; Smith, George W.; Price, Alkes; Raj, Towfique (Public Library of Science, 2012)
      The genetic basis of gene expression variation has long been studied with the aim to understand the landscape of regulatory variants, but also more recently to assist in the interpretation and elucidation of disease signals. ...