Relapse

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RELAPSE. The condition of one who, after having abandoned a course of vice, returns to it again. Vide Recidive.

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The majority of relapses studied with the Marlatt codification system are attributed to coping with negative emotional states and to social pressure (Cummings et al., 1980; Hodgins, el-Guebaly, & Armstrong, 1995; Lowman, Allen, Stout, & The Relapse Research Group, 1996; Marlatt, 1996; Marlatt & Gordon, 1985; O'Connell & Martin, 1987).
SAN DIEGO -- Full results of the second phase III trial of dimethyl fumarate in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis show that the investigational drug significantly reduced annualized relapse rates and MRI lesions over the course of 2 years.
ANORTH East doctor is to undertake a pioneering study looking into the ways to prevent the relapse of life-threatening brain tumours in children.
The prodrug of Bafiertam was shown in two separate studies to reduce the risk of relapse by 49% and 34%, and to reduce the number of relapses by 53% and 44%, compared to placebo.
The aim of this study was to determine the clinical characteristics that correlate with frequent relapses or steroid dependency
Background and Objective: Central nervous system (CNS) relapse of diffuse large B cell lymphoma (DLBCL) is relatively uncommon and nearly fatal.
It is thought that such relapses result from a sub-clinical level of residual leukaemia known as minimal residual disease (MRD).9 MRD-based high-risk patients have a significantly greater rate of relapse than the low-risk group.
Because this form of MS is characterized by occasional flare-ups of symptoms (also known as relapses or exacerbations), Ramos' neurologist warned her to expect them.
Of all the relapses, 72% had occurred within 3 years of RFT and 95% had occurred within 5 years after RFT.