of the calcium salt of fenoprofen dihydrate equivalent to 300 mg. e positive if F-E-P Creme is on the diaper or in the urine. Cominittee on Personnel & Headquarters Operation 1-2 (7) (1 Consultant) (3 Ex Ofricio) Thomas B. Illicit drug use has increased sharply in the past 20 years, according to two studies for the government. No evidence of placenta praevia was found on sonography in eight patients; we were correct in seven instances. Porter, one of only 18 pharmacists in the state who has a professional doctorate in pharmacy, formerly was associate director for pharmacy education with the Eastern Area Health Education Center and clini- cal assistant professor of family practice at ECU. He also will coor- dinate tutors for students with academic problems. Burtner has been named assistant professor of family practice. :^ November 1980, NCMJ 771 Month in Washington In the Congress" mad rush to recess and get out on the hustings it has paid little attention to specific health legislation.
However, as w^fth all CNS agents, patients should be warned against hazardous activities requiring complete ' alertness, and about ^, possible combined effects with alcohol. D."" (AN) 704-371-4049 401 Fesbrook Crt., Charlotte 28211 Glen E. D.'^' (AN) 919-776-0241 106 Hillcrest St., Sanford 27330 John R. D." (AN) 704-254-1969 202 Doctor's BIdg., Asheville 28801 Stephen H. D."- (AN) 919-711-6068 504 Walnut Creek Dr., Goldsboro 275.10 Ross S. D."" (GS) 704-164-8100 3535 Randolph Rd., Charlotte 28211 Richard T. D." (GS) 919-727-4541 Bowman Gray, Winston-Salem 27103 H. D.'- (AN) 704-437-5692 507 Riverside Dr., Morganton 28655 34. Most of its operations have been on the West Coast. All nine patients in the third trimester bleeding category have delivered. Stephen Porter has been named assistant professor of family practice in the Eastern Carolina Family Practice Center. Frye will act as an academic and personal guidance counselor for students enrolled in ECU's medical, nursing and allied health programs.
Jejunoileal Bypass: An Operation Whose Time Has Passed: Thomas E. HOW SUPPLIED: F-E-P Cremc F-E-P Creme Plain % ounce (15 gm) tubes ! Experience with heroin has been constant during the 1970s with about 3% or less having tried it. All but four of these patients have delivered to date. Check and record: (1) Blood pressure (2) Pulse (3) Pupillary reaction (4) Level of consciousness — AVPU (a) A— Alert (b) V — Responds to vocal stimuli (c) P — Responds to painful stimuli (d) U — Unresponsive (5) Ability to move extrem- ities. ( 1 ) Cover the site with a clean, preferably sterile, cloth. Advise patients to discuss therapy ■'-• -— ■^" — - - become p As with all antt may occur Precautions: In elderly and debilitated, limit dos- age to smallest effective amount to preclude ataxia, oversedation, contusion (no more than 2 capsules/day initially: increase gradually as needed and tolerated) Though generally not recommended, if combination therapy with other psychotropics seems indicated, carefully consider pharmacology of agents, particularly potentiatinn drugs such as MAO inhibitors, phenothiazine^ Observe usual precautions in presence of im- paired renal or hepatic function. professor of physiol- ogy, have been named to an ad hoc committee on research development for the N. The school accepted 28 students in 1977, 36 in 1978 and 40 in 1979. We would like to tell you more — about the 30 days of paid vacation each year, about our op- portunities for specialization, and our excellent compensation package. The National Cancer and Heart and Lung Insti- tutes, formed during the past decade, are subject to the Congressional authorization procedure, but the rest of NIH has remained unencumbered.
Patients can tolerate pramoxine although they may be sensitive to other '■caine"type of topical or local anesthetics. However, use of these drugs increased by 18-to-25-year-olds until 1977. o( studies Studies Done 44 24 2 24 13-2 11 6 9 4,9 43 23.6 33 18.1 21 11.5 17 9.3 4 2 2 3 1.6 2 1.1 2 1.1 1 .5 1 .5 1 .5 1 .5 9 4.9 fetus with multiple anomalies was also diagnosed and one set of twins was missed on a second trimester scan. Consider possibility of pregnancy when instituting therapy. The funds will support the study of "Sympathetic Activation Effects on Pul- monary Functions Involving Both Functional and Morphological Techniques in Cats." East Carolina University has accepted 40 North Carolina students into the freshman class at the School of Medicine. ECU has accepted a class of medical students each year since opening in August 1977 as a four-year medi- cal school. assistant professor of micro- biology, presented "The Distribution of 'Perfect' Hairpins with Small Loop Sizes in the Translated and Non-Translated Regions of the Genomes of (/)X174, fd, SV40, and p BR322" at the Seventh Biennial Con- ference on Bacteriophage Assembly in Pacific Grove, Calif. Jackson Allison, chairman of emergency medi- cine, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the American College of Emergency Physicians. The presentations were titled "Practical Genetics," "Prenatal Diagnosis of Genetic Disor- ders" and "Genetic Screening — Mass and Indi- vidual." Kushnick also presented "Mental Retardation and Genetic Syndromes" at the Child Development Sym- posium Sept. If you feel you're practicing business instead of medicine, why not consider an alternative'' Medi- cine can still be a great way of life — with reason- able hours, opportunities for specialization, and emphasis on patient care instead of paperwork- Air Force medicine may be an exciting alternative for your future. Despite opposition from many in the medical re- search community, the House has easily approved historic legislation greatly extending Congress's con- trol over federal medical research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
DESCRIPTION: Each 15 milliliter (tablespoonful) supplies 20 m Eq of elemental potassium as a combination of potassium gluconate (15 m Eq) and potassium citrate (5 m Eq) in a sorbitol base with flavoring. Ten have delivered in whom the fetal age by pediatric exam was within 14 days of the estimated gestational age by fetal BPD. ) (10) Be alert for airway prob- lems and/or seizure activity. If patient has other serious injuries or has signs of shock, these will have prior- ity. Treatment: (1) Immobilize cervical spine with firm cervical collar or soft collar. (1) Initial assessment — as- sure airway, breathing, cir- culation and observe for sub- tle signs of respiratory tract burns, such as nasal and oropharyngeal burns and ab- normal breath sounds. (3) Remove clothing from burned areas, but do not re- move any loose skin or tissue. (2) Exceptions: (a) Dry lime — should be brushed from the skin and clothing unless large amounts of water are available for rapid and complete flushing. Variable effects on blood coagulation reported very rarely ii9djg|i|at5,feceivlng the drelg and oral anticoagulants; causal relationship i established Adverse Reactions: No side effects orj tations not seen with either compound reported with Librax. Easterling Jr., hospitalchief of staff, has been added to the list of "Who's Who in Amer- ica." News Notes from the— BOWMAN GRAY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY Dr. Kiffm Penry, professor of neurology at the Bowman Gray School of Medicine, has been chosen to receive the 1980 Lennox Award from the American Epilepsy Society. U — Medical Clinics Only — High limit group Life and Disability Income Insurance. Kataria also is co-author of "Kveim Induced Lym- phocyte Reactivity in Patients and Household Con- tacts of Patients with Crohn's Disease" in a recent issue of the Journal of Clinical Laboratory Imnuinol- ogy. ECU will graduate its charter class of physicians in May 1981. Many researchers have feared that authorization authority could lead to more political dabbling in NIH activities and to possible restrictions on funding. direc- tor of the NIH, have indicated their backing of the measure.
The following local adverse reactions have been reported v^th topical corticosteroids, especially under occlusive dressings: burning, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmenta- tion, perioral dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, maceration of the skin, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae, miliara. DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION: Apply a thin layer of the drug to affected parts 3-4 times daily. F-E-P Creme is distributed with 3.0% iodochlorhydroxyquin for use v4ien antibacterial/antifungal activity is desired. F-E-P Creme (Plain) is the regular formulation, but without iodochlortiydroxyquin. The studies show that between 19 ex- perience with marijuana and cocaine has doubled among young teenagers and those over 25 years of age. The third largest group of pa- tients, those with suspected twins, is summarized in Table V. FDA has classi- ed the indications as follows Possibly" effective as adjunctive therapy 1 the treatment of peptic ulcer and in the eatment of the irritable bowel syndrome rntable colon, spastic colon, muco us col- is) and acute enterocolitis, inal classification of the less-than- tfective indications requires further ivestigation coma, prostatic hyper- ^~k obstruction; hyper- Ide HCI and/or aindicati j|y benign - tivity to ch ium Bromio. He received his undergraduate and doctoral de- grees from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Burtner received his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Florida, where he also completed postgraduate training in family practice. Poole has been appointed assistant professor of anatomy. C., Poole received an undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina-Charlotte and a doctorate from the Medical College of Georgia, where he received a fellowship from the National Institutes of Health and did post- doctoral research in reproductive endocrinology. United Way to study "Effects of Hyperproloc- tinemia on the Hypothalamo-Hypophyseal-Ovarian Axis." Two articles co-authored by Poole on "In- tracellular Dynamics in Pituitary Mammotropes through the Rat Estrous Cycle" appeared in recent issues of the American Journal of Anatomy. As a result many measures of importance to medicine may die.
No Wf two dosage forms Nolfofr fenoprofen calcium 300-ing^ Pulvules' ond MO-mg: Tablets □ ISTA Dista Products Company Division of Eli Lilly and Company Indianapolis, Indiana 46206 Additional information available to the profession on request. Prolonged use of this drug may result in an overgrowth of nonsusccptible organisms requiring appropriate therapy ADVERSE REACTIONS: Skin rash or hypersensitivity may occur fol- lowing topical application. The proportion of people who have used marijuana has increased from A'Tc to 689? Harder drugs — cocaine, heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants — have been tried by 3Wc of I8-to-25-year-olds. One patient thought to have a placenta praevia on scan proved to have a low lying placenta. 11 brax ie consult complete prescribing informa- :|a summary of which follows: idications: Based on a review of this .1 rug oy the National Academy of ciences— National Research Council nd/or other information. He has held faculty appointments in pharmacy practice and pulmonary medicine at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, where he also served as clinical nutrition consultant in gastrointestinal medi- cine. Frye received his undergraduate, master's and doctoral degrees from Indiana University. In addition to serving as faculty physician at the Eastern Carolina Family Practice Center, Burtner will be associate director for undergraduate programs in the Department of Family Practice. The budget reconciliation process has imposed added strain on a system now trying to do too much in too little time.