Familial Link In Rare Childhood LeukemiaA UCSF-led a direct link between a direct link between an inherited genetic mutation, a number of developmental problems and a rare form of childhood leukemia as a juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia, or JMML. The study demonstrates a new familial link in JMML and has a significant impact, the researchers say, to improve diagnosis and treatment of the disease.
According to the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey , 65 % of U.S. Adults are overweight or obese. Although asthma is less prevalent than obesity, it is about 7 % of the in the U.S. In the U.S., said Dr. Sutherland, in 2004. Of asthma incidence in overweight men and women were similar notes.The American Thoracic Society and the European Respiratory Society announced the establishment by web-based guidelines for doctors to help all over the world to handle obstructive chronically pulmonary disease . The announcement came 2004 at ATS International The Conference in Orlando, Florida.
Updating the international consensus on guidelines for the Web site, which, the ATS COPD guidelines and serve as the the newest information about clinical diagnosis of and treatment. The site includes update of regions to diagnostic and treatment, including chapters on staging, pharmacology, pulmonary rehabilitation and surgery, card to a new section a doctor concerned with illness to help.