As for LBP, the effectiveness of conservative treatment of cervical syndrome is a complex issue.5,31-34 Rehabilitation specialists often use concomitant treatment interventions within the same treatment session for a particular patient with a cervical syndrome. Certain rehabilitation interventions such as cryotherapy, ultrasound application, and massage are used for pain relief in the acute stage or as a treatment preparation before the main intervention.35 These treatment approaches are chosen based on empirical experience.35,36 The use of single and specific interventions does not reflect the complexity of the global approach adopted by rehabilitation specialists in clinical settings. The measurement of treatment effects is complex.40,41 Standardized measurement of outcomes is needed to facilitate scientific advances in clinical care for cervical syndromes. Little is known about valid and sensitive outcome measures in the spine.42 The Philadelphia Panel agreed that the primary outcomes of clinical importance are: pain, functional status, patient global assessment, quality of life, return to work, and patient satisfaction. The effectiveness of physical rehabilitation interventions for cervical syndrome is affected by psychosocial, physical, and occupational factors.1,43-54 Management recommendations suggest that these factors should be considered in the clinical evaluation of patients with cervical pain.48 These factors could not be addressed in this review.
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To also detect the B1A2 splicing variant one additional B1 primer should be included. We use a single cDNA preparation derived from patient RNA as the source for both target and reference PCR in duplicate. The efficiency of PBGD PCR assay and Bcr-Abl assay were shown to be similar and PBGD expression was regarded as a suitable endogenous reference for normalization of the Bcr-Abl dose. The PBGD housekeeping gene was demonstrated to be a very stringent quality control. Since we had a 16% drop-out of samples because of PBGD negativity, we are currently investigating other less stringent endogenous references that could be compared to PBGD. The use of a two-colour assay in which target and reference PCR are performed in one tube is expected to increase the reproducibility and throughput of the system. Reproducibility would be further increased by the use of one stock solution of reagent mixture to be added to patient samples in different assays on different days. If the amount of material allows, two independent RNA isolations and cDNA syntheses would further increase accuracy. The feasibility of these improvements is currently under investigation. In the present analysis the quantitative assay was used in three patients treated with DLI for relapsed Philadelphia-positive CML.
PHILADELPHIA and ATHENS, Greece (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Hill International (NYSE:HIL), delivering the infrastructure of change, announced it was appointed as the leader of a consortium as Owner’s Engineer for the development of Thermoilektriki Komotinis’ new combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant in the Komotini industrial area of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace, Greece. The €375 million project will deliver a power plant equipped with one gas turbine, one steam turbine, and one heat recovery steam generator in a 1x1x1 combined-cycle configuration. This high-efficiency CCGT technology will reduce carbon dioxide emissions by up to 3.7 million tons per year compared to a traditional coal-fired power plant. The plant will have a nominal output capacity of 877 MW and use natural gas as feedstock, supplied by the National Natural Gas System Operator SA’s grid. Thermoilektriki Komotinis, a joint venture between Motor Oil Hellas Group subsidiary Motor Oil Renewable Energy and the GEK Terna Group, will develop, construct, and operate the power plant. The Hill Consortium will review and comment on the technical content of the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract; supervise construction; represent the owner in all technical aspects of the contract; and review and comment on contractor submittals to help ensure compliance with the EPC contract and applicable national and European Union (EU) specifications, standards, and codes. The Hill team will also facilitate a complete design review of the power plant, monitor project construction progress and schedule, evaluate look-ahead plans, support the owner in resolving any contractor claims, and complete other tasks as directed. Manolis Sigalas, Hill First Vice President and Managing Director for Southern Europe says: “We are particularly excited to have been selected to support the delivery of this strategic power plant. “We’re proud to take part in this significant power generation project,” adds Hill Chief Executive Officer Raouf S. Ghali. “Our client’s investment will help meet growing demand for more sustainable energy throughout Greece.