treatment burden

treatment burden

The deterioration in a patient's health that may be caused by exposure to medications, radiation therapy, surgery, or other forms of therapy.
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These results suggest that despite the majority of the solid tumor patients being at cancer stage IV, the safety and effectiveness of rivaroxaban is comparable to currently recommended LMWH with the advantage of reduced patient treatment burden, supporting and validating the ongoing use of the centers Clinical Pathway Guidelines.
6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Emerging therapies and promising new insights in the treatment of sickle cell disease represent a significant step toward improving outcomes and reducing the treatment burden for affected children and adults.
The treatment of wet AMD has been revolutionised by the advent of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (anti-VEGF) agents, though it is an important aim to reduce the treatment burden for patients with the need for highly frequent treatment.
Hypofractionated WBI increases convenience, reduces treatment burden, and lowers health-care costs while offering similar cancer control to conventional WBI, according to a study by Justin E.
The benefit in patients with a high volume of metastatic disease is clear and justifies the treatment burden.
Any reduction of the treatment burden of anti-VEGF therapies would be a major advance in the treatment of neovascular AMD, said Jay S.
The study's senior author Sai Chavala, MD, director of the Laboratory for Retinal Rehabilitation and assistant professor of Ophthalmology and Cell Biology and Physiology at the UNC School of Medicine, said that their hope is that MDM2 inhibitors would reduce the treatment burden on both patients and physicians.
With this technology, rFIXFc is designed to provide long-lasting protection from bleeding and reduce the treatment burden associated with hemophilia B, which currently can require more than 100 injections annually for prophylaxis with commercially-available factor IX products.
Not only do multiple comorbidities pose a management risk for physicians, patients face a treatment burden.
In addition, iloperidone's side effect profile would translate into a lower overall treatment burden for many patients, Dr.
This clinical trial will evaluate whether the treatment burden for patients can be reduced without compromising effectiveness," said Paul Sieving, the director of NEI.
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