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Non-operative Versus Operative Treatment for Blunt Pancreatic Trauma in Children

This week, as part of the Child Health Emergency Medicine Social Media Campaign, we are highlighting a Cochrane summary on non-operative versus operative treatment for blunt pancreatic trauma in children. 412 more words


MEN1 (& me)

(ME)N1, if you will.

It took me 11 days to write my first blog post. Writing about illness makes you feel vulnerable. Or maybe it’s just me. 669 more words

Pancreatic Cancer

I was born to be a superhuman, but my body was not ready

Andrea Graham, an evolutionary biologist, and her colleagues at Princeton University, have found that people with high levels of “self-reactive” antibodies (implicated in autoimmune diseases’ development)  were less likely to have a type of chronic viral infection and were more likely to live longer. 82 more words

Diabetes Type 1

Abbott Receives FDA Approval for the FreeStyle Libre Pro™ System, a Revolutionary Diabetes Sensing Technology for Healthcare Professionals to Use with Their Patients

  • FreeStyle Libre pro is a continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system designed to provide a clear, visual snapshot of a patient’s glucose levels, trends and patterns for up to 14 DAYs…
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The story of my life: not normal but not too abnormal

The Annual Review is an institution in CF care. Because CF affects a heck of a lot a huge amount of data is produced during annual review tests. 923 more words


Individually Optimized Contrast-Enhanced 4D-CT for Radiotherapy Simulation in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

2016 ASTRO annual meeting
This poster has been selected for the ARRO poster walk (6 out of 250 physics posters).


EASD 2016: Update on pancreatic transplantation

Professor Ugo Boggi of the University of Pisa has given an update on pancreatic transplantation, arguing that an immediately vascularised pancreaticoduodenal graft is the only therapy that reproducibly induces insulin independence in beta cell deficient diabetic patients. 554 more words

Scientific Sessions