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Xu Ming - - 2012
To investigate the relationship between airborne allergen and patients with nasal polyps (NP). Eighty-three cases of patients with NP were classified into the eosinophilic group(ENP) and non eosinophilic group (nENP) in terms of the EOS count in NP specimen, all patients underwent specific-IgE test with standardized allergens and the results ...
Rasković Sanvila - - 2012
Polymiositis belongs to the group of inflammatory myopathies which are manifested by muscle weakness of the shoulder blade and pelvic region. The presence of typical skin manifestations is suggestive of dermatomyositis. These patients may also develop dysphagia (10-54%) as a result of involvement of the oropharyngeal and upper oesophageal striated ...
Zhou Nong - - 2012
To compare the effects of inoculated or non-inoculated with arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi on the steroidal saponin component in root of Paris polyphylla var. yunnanensis. By pot experiments, steroid saponin component in root of P. polyphylla var. yunnanensis was determined and compared by HPLC. The results showed there was difference ...
Wu Qin - - 2012
To discuss the age-appropriate hemoglobin cut-offs for anemia screening of women of child-bearing age in China. The authors selected a stratified random sample of 619 women aged 20-45 which from the 2002 China National Nutrition and Health Survey (CNNHS) in 2002. According to a certain concentration gradient of hemoglobin, stratified ...
Novak Katarina - - 2012
The objective of this study is to determine the time elapsed from the onset of pain in patients with AMI to their hospital admission (pain to door time) and fibrinolytic administration (door to needle time). The objective is also to determine whether there is a difference between the frequency of ...
Fu Xiao-Hua - - 2012
This study is to establish an artificial neural network (ANN) for predicting blood tacrolimus concentration in liver transplantation recipients. Tacrolimus concentration samples (176 samples) from 37 Chinese liver transplantation recipients were collected. ANN established after network parameters were optimized by using momentum method combined with genetic algorithm. Furthermore, the performance ...
Penjak Ana - - 2012
The article offers an overview of the Croatian National Theatre research. It comes in two parts. The first examines the position theatre in the era of globalization, while the second focuses on the Croatian National Theatre, in the era of globalization, in the context of specific social and national interests, ...
Chen Xi - - 2012
To study the clinical characteristics and relationship between sleep body posture, sleep phase and occurance in patients with various degree of obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS). Polysomnography recordings of 100 adults with OSAHS were divided into 3 groups according to AHI: mild with apnea-hypopnea indices (5 < or = AHI ...
Wang Ying-Yu - - 2012
Polygonum L. s. str., belonging to Polygonaceae family, is a big genus with abundant medicinal plants. More than 10 plants are specified in Chinese Pharmacopoeia and many local medicinal standards and over 50 species are used as folk medicines. Owing to the similar morphologies and very small flowers and fruits, ...
Liu Yuhong - - 2012
An ultra-performance liquid chromatography method has been established for the simultaneous determination of 9 phthalate esters and bisphenol A in cosmetics. The samples were extracted by methanol and determined by ultra-high performance liquid chromatography with PDA detector. The separation of 9 phthalate esters and bisphenol A was carried out by ...
Buttenheim Alison - - 2012
Widespread vaccination coverage among children is responsible for reducing or eliminating 14 serious childhood diseases in the United States. Despite this success, some parents remain concerned about the health effects of vaccines, and choose to keep their children unvaccinated. When population rates of vaccinations remain high enough, even unvaccinated children ...
Soyer Fikret - - 2012
This research was carried out to determine the aspect of the relationship between the levels of the sport satisfaction and the levels of positive and negative emotionality of people playing sports in the elite level and to find out whether there are significant differences between these variations in terms of ...
Yang Qian-Xu - - 2012
Epimedium was obtained from different habitats, and their bioactive components for inhibiting RAW264.7 were screened by MTT assay. Results indicate that epimedium from different habitats displayed significant different activities. By means of model population analysis (MPA), a latent bioactive component, baohuoside-I was got. Activity of baohuoside-I wasvalidated and prior to ...
Wang Minzhen - - 2012
To evaluate the relationship between exposure to gaseous air pollutants (NO2 and SO2) and daily hospital admissions for respiratory diseases. After controlling long time trend, the "day of week" effect and confounding factors of meteorology, a semi-parametric generalized additive model (GAM) was used to analyze the exposure-effect relationship between gaseous ...
Hunjak Blazenka - - 2012
Urinary tract infections (UTI) remain one of the most common bacterial infections seen in adult women of all ages. In postmenopausal women, the aging process contributes to local complaints in the lower urogenital tissue, including UTI. Our study was conducted at gynecological practices of the health centers in the Zagreb ...
Zavisić Branka Kovacev - - 2012
INTRODUCTION. Menopausal osteoporosis is a disease of older age, and its development is related to the cessation of ovarian function together with a number of risk factors. Monthly dosing regimens are welcomed by women because of higher satisfaction and better adherence. This study was aimed at assessing the therapeutic effect ...
Zhang Yu-Yan - - 2012
To observe the effect and mechanism of Yiqi Tongluo Jiedu capsule aganist cerebral ischemia reperfusion injury, the SD rats were randomly divided into following groups: sham-operated group, model group, the group of low, medium and high dose of Yiqi Tongluo Jiedu capsule, and nimodipine group. Using focal middle cerebral artery ...
Milić Mirjana - - 2012
The aim of this study was to define processes of orientation and/or selection towards sports game of volleyball in schoolgirls of Kastela, aged 10-12, by examining the relations between regular classes of physical education (PE) and extracurricular sport activities. For this purpose, two morphological measures were used (body height and ...
Amidzić Jelena - - 2012
Malignant transformation is a rare complication of mature cystic teratoma, with squamous cell carcinoma as the most common malignancy (in 75% of cases). In this article we present a case of a well-differentiated squamous cell carcinoma arising in a mature cystic teratoma and discuss the morphological and clinico-pathological features of ...
Wang Qi-Fang - - 2012
The inclusion complex of isotretinoin was prepared by sealed-control temperature method and amylose was used as carrier. The formation of inclusion complex was confirmed by powder X-ray diffraction and DSC. The equation of enzymatically-controlled drug release was established by kinetic theory, and the release characteristic of drug was confirmed by ...
Kostić Mirjana - - 2012
The aim of the paper is to describe the clinical picture of benign paroxysmal vertigo (BPV) in childhood. BPV in childhood often goes unrecognized in spite of the fact that vertigo and balance disorders are not uncommon in children. Four cases are described with clinical examination findings between the attacks.
Liu Honghe - - 2012
A high performance liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometric method was established for determination of five microcystins( MC-LR,MC-LW,MC-RR, MC-LF, MC-YR)in drinking water and source water. The five microcystins in water was cleaned by 0.22 microm millipore filter, then detected by high performance liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. Identification was achieved by electrospray ionization ...
Lukić Marko - - 2012
This paper aims at evaluating the impact of vitamins intake in the prevention of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Barrett's oesophagus (BE), and oesophageal adenocarcinoma (EADC). It concentrates primarily on the antioxidant vitamins A, C and E. There were 180 subjects included in the trial, 109 males and 71 females, which ...
Mazić Sanja - - 2012
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia is a progressive condition with right ventricular myocardium being replaced by fibro-fatty tissue. It is a hereditary disorder mostly caused by desmosome gene mutations. The prevalence of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy is about 1/1000-5000. Clinical presentation is usually related to ventricular tachycardias, syncope or presyncopa, or ...
Xu Jian - - 2012
To investigate the chemical constituents of Chamaecyparis obtusa var. breviramea f. crippsii, various column chromatography and spectroscopic methods were used for the isolation and elucidation of compounds. One new monoterpenoid glucoside, (4S)-4-isopropylcyclohex-l-enecarboxylic acid 4-O-beta-D-glucopyranoside (1), together with five known compounds, (4R)-p-menth-l-ene-7, 8-diol 7-O-beta-D-glucopyranoside (2), skimmin (3), 7-[[6-O-(6-deoxy-alpha-L-mannopyranosyl)-beta-D-glucopyranosyl]oxy]-2H-1-benzopyran-2-one (4), stigmast-4-en-3-one (5) ...
Persec Zoran - - 2012
The clear cell variant urothelial carcinoma of urinary bladder is very rare and unusual neoplasm defined histologically by clear cell pattern and glycogen-rich cytoplasm. Our case of clear cell carcinoma was diagnosed with immunohistochemistry stain. A 72-year-old man, presented with painless macroscopic hematuria in November 2007. Evaluation revealed papillary tumor ...
Cui Jie - - 2012
To study the genotoxicity of cefuroxime lactone, a kind of impurity in cefuroxime sodium, and to provide experimental basis for the toxicological safety evaluation of cefuroxime sodium. A set of efficient and convenient genetic toxicity tests were used to evaluate the genotoxicity of cefuroxime lactone, focusing on gene mutation, chromosomal ...
Pavicin Ivana Savić - - 2012
The purpose was to define the impact of orthodontic appliances on the density of the underlying dental bone tissue. Radiographic images of teeth were made in 27 study subjects before and twelve months after fixed orthodontic appliances were carried. The radiographs were digitalized and the levels of gray at sites ...
Guo Xixiong - - 2012
This paper reported one patient who was treated through transphenoidal-upslope approach by lateral rhinotomy and the tumor was sucessfully removed. The patient was male of 38 years old. He suffered intermittent headache with blurred vision and left eye outreach disorder for more than a year. The visual inspection showed there ...
Yi Youjin - - 2012
To study the rudimentary immunoregulatory mechanisms of Ganoderma spore oil on immunocompromized mice model. Thrity KM mice were randomly selected and assigned into three groups (ten animals per group): the model control group, Ganoderma Lucidum spores oil group and the normal control group. The model control group and Ganoderma Lucidum ...
Matijević-Mikelić Valentina - - 2012
The aim of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of the therapeutic ultrasound on the psycho-physiological functioning in patients who presented with neck pain. There is a limited number of scientific studies which provide information on clinical effectiveness of the therapeutic ultrasound and its effect on the psycho-physiological functions. ...
Cao Wei - - 2012
The aim of this paper is to report the development of a method for the determination of the binding rates of cinobufagin (CBG) and resibufogenin (RBG) with different plasma proteins. Equilibrium dialysis method was used to imitate the binding process between cinobufagin, resibufogenin and plasma proteins. HPLC was employed to ...
Stojković Tatjana - - 2012
This prospective study was aimed at examining the modification of ultrasound characteristics of psoriatic plaques during desoximetasone and dithranol treatment. The examination included 50 patients with chronic plaque-type psoriasis to whom 0.25% desoximetasone and dithranol was applied on the psoriatic lesions in the period of 21 days. The changes were ...
Delibegović Samir - - 2012
Laparoscopic appendectomy is one of the simplest laparoscopic procedures, which is gradually becoming the method of choice in treatment of acute appendicitis due to its advantages over open appendectomy. In South-Eastern Europe the use of laparoscopic appendectomy is still very limited although it is a very simple procedure, suitable for ...
Vucević Danijela - - 2012
INTRODUCTION. Atherosclerosis is a progressive, multifactorial, diffuse, multisystemic, chronic, inflammatory disease, which is manifested by disorders of vascular, immune and metabolic system. Pathogenesis of this disease is not fully understood. Endothelial Dysfunction and Inflammatory Process. Endothelial dysfunction is recognized as the crucial step in atherogenesis. A lot of studies have ...
Tadić Ana - - 2012
INTRODUCTION. The role of the total lower denture is not only to replace the missing teeth but also to provide the substitute for a range of supporting tissues which have diminished due to the process of resorption, to re-establish the original relations in the region ofjaw complex, to support the ...
Kutlesić Marija - - 2012
Epidural analgesia has become the most popular method for labor pain relief. Analgesia in Labor: Yes or No? Labor pain is a complex phenomenon with sensory, cognitive, motivational, emotional, social, and cultural variables. Pain and anxiety lead to adrenergic hyperactivity, hyperventilation, hypocapnia with reduced uteroplacental blood flow and uncoordinated uterine ...
Jiménez Oscar Manuel Villa - - 2012
Celiac disease (EC) not diagnosed or treated affect histological, immunological and nutritional status of patients who suffer it. These changes allow infection by parasites that cause no symptoms in immunocompetent patients, such as Blastocystis hominis (Bh). OBJETIVE. To analyze the presence of Bh in symptomatic celiac patients and describe the ...
Bosetti Fátima - - 2012
Low temperatures at the initial stages of rice development prevent fast germination and seedling establishment and may cause significant productivity losses. In order to develop rice cultivars exhibiting cold tolerance, it is necessary to investigate genetic resources, providing basic knowledge to allow the introduction of genes involved in low temperature ...
Iftekharuddaula Khandakar M - - 2012
Marker assisted backcrossing has been used effectively to transfer the submergence tolerance gene SUB1 into popular rice varieties, but the approach can be costly. The selection strategy comprising foreground marker and phenotypic selection was investigated as an alternative. The non-significant correlation coefficients between ranking of phenotypic selection and ranking of ...
Tomiyoshi Mitsuyuki - - 2012
Fagopyrum homotropicum Ohnishi is a self-pollinating wild buckwheat species indigenous to eastern Tibet and the Yunnan and Sichuan Provinces of China. It is useful breeding material for shifting cultivated buckwheat (F. esculentum ssp. esculentum Moench) from out-crossing to self-pollinating. Despite its importance as a genetic resource in buckwheat breeding, the ...
Kato Shuri - - 2012
Numerous cultivars of Japanese flowering cherry (Prunus subgenus Cerasus) are recognized, but in many cases they are difficult to distinguish morphologically. Therefore, we evaluated the clonal status of 215 designated cultivars using 17 SSR markers. More than half the cultivars were morphologically distinct and had unique genotypes. However, 22 cultivars ...
Phan Phuong Dang Thai - - 2012
The Asian wild rice, Oryza rufipogon, has partial outcrossing behavior and shows high levels of genetic variation. To estimate an accurate outcrossing rate of annual form of O. rufipogon, two backcross lines (Lines R1 and R2) between Oryza sativa Nipponbare and O. rufipogon W630 were examined under field conditions. A ...
Taniguchi Fumiya - - 2012
A few linkage maps of tea have been constructed using pseudo-testcross theory based on dominant marker systems. However, dominant markers are not suitable as landmark markers across a wide range of materials. Therefore, we developed co-dominant SSR markers from genomic DNA and ESTs and constructed a reference map using these ...
Hu Rongfeng - - 2012
Four highly inducible genes of poplar trees, PtdKTI5, PtdWIN4, PtdPOP3 from hybrid poplar (Populus trichocarpa × P. deltoides) and PtKTI2 from trembling aspen (Populus tremuloides Michx.) have been individually transformed into Arabidopsis thaliana for overexpression. High transcriptional level of each transgene in transgenic Arabidopsis lines was confirmed by RT-PCR analysis. ...
Hori Kiyosumi - - 2012
To identify quantitative trait loci (QTLs) associated with the primary target traits for selection in practical rice breeding programs, backcross inbred lines (BILs) derived from crosses between temperate japonica rice cultivars Nipponbare and Koshihikari were evaluated for 50 agronomic traits at six experimental fields located throughout Japan. Thirty-three of the ...
Sala Carlos A - - 2012
Imisun and CLPlus are two imidazolinone tolerance traits in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) determined by the expression of two alleles at the locus Ahasl1. Both traits differed in their tolerance level to imazapyr -a type of imidazolinone herbicide- when aboveground biomass is considered, but the concomitant herbicide effect over the ...
Tsuda Mai - - 2012
Several imported transgenic canola (Brassica napus) seeds have been spilled and have grown along roadsides around import ports. B. juncea, a relative of B. napus with which it has high interspecific crossability, is widely distributed throughout Japan. There is public concern about the harmful impacts of feral B. napus plants ...
Kato Takeyuki - - 2012
In Chinese cabbage (Brassica rapa), the clubroot resistance (CR) genes Crr1 and Crr2 are effective against the mild Plasmodiophora brassicae isolate Ano-01 and the more virulent isolate Wakayama-01, but not against isolate No. 14, classified into pathotype group 3. 'Akiriso', a clubroot-resistant F(1) cultivar, showed resistance to isolate No. 14. ...
Dima Guillermo - - 2012
There is growing evidence that a disorder in intestinal microbiota would contribute to the development of symptoms in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients. In a subgroup, a remarkably low hydrogen production in lactulose breath test (LBT) is observed. We presume in these patients a predominance of hydrogen consuming gut flora. ...
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