• Predictor for immunotherapy response in melanoma

    30 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    In a new study, researchers developed a gene expression predictor that can indicate whether melanoma in a specific patient is likely to respond to treatment with immune checkpoint inhibitors, a novel type of immunotherapy.
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  • Notes on the Development of the Slovenian Ethical Recommendations for Decision-Making on Treatment and Palliative Care of Patients at the End of Life in Intensive Care Medicine

    Notes on the Development of the Slovenian Ethical Recommendations for Decision-Making on Treatment and Palliative Care of Patients at the End of Life in Intensive Care Medicine

    30 days ago - By Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

    Objectives:
    To describe the process of development of “Slovenian Ethical Recommendations for Decision-Making on Treatment and Palliative Care of Patients at the End of Life in Intensive Care Medicine” and its final outcomes.
    Data Sources:
    Personal experience and reflection, complemented by published data.
    Study Selection:
    Not applicable.
    Data Extraction:
    Not applicable.
    Data Synthesis:
    Narrative, experiential reflection, literature review.
    Conclusions:
    Slovenian ethical recommendations bring a small piece to a long tradition of ethical practice in a small European country. Despite the...
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