Second, because multiple control measures were implemented simultaneously in response to these three outbreaks, the effi cacy
of any single intervention could not be determined.
Nephrology departments need to champion the values of selfeffi cacy
and autonomy, which are integral to transferring the locus of control back to the patient (Bevan, 2000; Lynn & Buttimore, 2005).
Limitations of the current drug regulation process include pre-marketing trials that are underpowered to adequately determine safety, lack of long-term safety data, absence of systematic post-marketing surveillance, under-representation of special populations in pre-marketing studies, lack of information on off-label use, frequent use of surrogate outcomes, and lack of data on relative effi cacy
.1 Drugs are often rapidly evaluated before approval, which may be at the expense of safety.
I have taken all these trips, alternatively relaxing by train or ship, and they were less environmentally and physically harmful than by car.--Jeff Cacy
That top-down approach has left critics like Iris Toyer, who chairs the advo cacy
group Parents United for the D.C.
"Lobbying for migrant inclusion in the European Union: new opportunities for transnational advo cacy
?" Journal of European Public Policy 7(4): 632-649.
Biography: LWVUS president, 2006-present, visited Leagues in 15 states, testified before Congress, spoke with over 100 news people, donors and partners; Board member, Advo cacy
Committee chair, 2004-06.
& Mold (1999) report the results of an Oklahoma physician survey with 149 presumptive loxoscelism patients; 40% exhibiting necrosis, 13% resulting in scarring and the average lesion healed in 2 wk.
of varenicline, an a4b2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor partial agonist, vs placebo or sustained-release bupropion for smoking cessation.
(3,4) When Cacy
and Mold (5) examined the characteristics of brown recluse spider bites in outpatient settings, they found that 43% of patients healed within 2 weeks and only 1 in 149 patients required hospitalization.
(10.) Gruzelier J, Egner T: Replicable evidence of the effi cacy
of neurofeedback theta training for music performance in conservatory students.