Study participants in the first two groups reported similar results, but the perceived medical risk was significantly lower for the last group that received specific and common symptoms that were interspersed. A second study for a real type of brain cancer reported the same results as the first study, but when the symptom list was expanded to 12, effects of a list of consecutive series of symptoms was diluted. The length of the list matters,” Kwan said. “This is analogous to a dilution effect. If you don’t have that many symptoms, you may not experience concern about getting that disease if you’re looking at a long list.”
Clots can form and parts break off, becoming lodged in small blood vessels in the lungs, causing a deadly condition called a pulmonary embolism. To prevent DVTs, patients who have had major surgery are currently given blood-thinning drugs, compression stockings or air-filled ‘wraps’ around the leg that squeeze the blood vessels. It has been developed by British firm Sky Medical Technology in conjunction with doctors and researchers at St Bartholomew’s Hospital and Queen Mary University, both in London. Prior to surgery, all patients had EMG tests that showed complete absence of deltoid muscle function. After surgery, deltoid recovery, range of motion and EMG evidence of restored function were compared.
A 27 year old female receiving valproate (6 month duration) for bipolar disorder reported painful swelling of the clitoris of 3 day duration following approximately 4 weeks of treatment with olanzapine 5 mg daily for mania. The patient was positive for intermittent, 2 to 3 times a month for 2 years, alcohol and cannabis use. The patient had no history of clitoral priapism or clitoral related pathology, routine physical and laboratory investigations were normal. Clitoral swelling resolved within approximately 2 days of discontinuation of olanzapine therapy. Psychiatric side effects have frequently included depression, euphoria, delusions, manic reaction, and schizophrenic reaction. Obsessive-compulsive symptoms and suicide attempt have also been reported.
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