Search Results
Results 151 - 200 of 338
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 >
Kraus V B - - 2011
At the 2010 Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) congress in Brussels I was asked to present on "Biochemical Markers" in the "Year in Review" session. This provided an opportunity to summarize ongoing work and consensus building in the osteoarthritis research community related to osteoarthritis biomarkers, and second, and an opportunity ...
- - 2011
Each year thousands of reviewers contribute their expertise to peer review, a process that contributes critically to the quality of the Journal. The editors and the authors of the papers submitted to the Journal are grateful for the help of all our reviewers. Here we acknowledge, with special thanks, those ...
Hadi Ahmed - - 2011
BACKGROUND: The diagnosis of pyoderma gangrenosum (PG) can be exceedingly difficult, and misdiagnosis can potentially yield serious consequences. Clinical criteria for establishing a reliable diagnosis have been previously proposed, but a consensus in their application has yet to be reached. OBJECTIVE: We sought to review recent trends in diagnosing PG ...
Moragues María E - - 2011
This critical review is focused on examples reported in the year 2009 dealing with the design of chromogenic and fluorogenic chemosensors or reagents for anions (264 references).
Arad Uri - - 2011
OBJECTIVES: To report 3 cases ANCA-associated vasculitis (AAV) that developed in patients suffering from systemic sclerosis (SSc) and to review previously reported cases. METHODS: We describe 3 patients diagnosed with SSc who developed severe AAV that presented as crescentic glomerulonephritis (GN) and/or alveolar hemorrhage. A retrospective review of the literature ...
Meyer Sascha - - 2011
INTRODUCTION: Arginine-vasopressin (AVP) and terlipressin (TP) are used as rescue drugs for states of shock and cardio-circulatory failure. METHODS: Review to assess AVP/TP as a rescue therapy in children with catecholamine-resistant shock or cardio-circulatory arrest. RESULTS: A total of 31 reports were included (428 patients); sixteen articles were case series, ...
Cascio Antonio - - 2011
We describe a case of mycetoma caused by Actinomadura pelletieri with simultaneous involvement of the spine, abdominal wall, and retroperitoneal space in a man who had suffered from Madura foot 10 years earlier. The characteristics of this case are analyzed and contextualized among those of other cases of mycetoma caused ...
Holmes George I - - 2011
Objective: We present a case of pancytopenia associated with hypopituitarism secondary to a macroprolactinoma.Methods: We present the clinical features on presentation and results of laboratory investigation. MRI findings are illustrated. The response to hormone replacement therapy is shown.Results: A 46 year old man was referred with pancytopenia and secondary hypothyroidism. ...
Calado Rita - - 2011
Aim:  Review of transient idiopathic dystonia cases to improve knowledge on this entity, in relation to frequency, characterization and evolution. Methods:  Retrospective review and characterization of clinical cases seen in paediatric neurology consultation, diagnosed with transient idiopathic dystonia, between February 2001 and June 2009, using clinical files complemented with photographic ...
Tait Raymond C - - 2011
Study Design: Telephone survey and longitudinal analysis of judicial database for cohort of Worker's Compensation claimants in Missouri.Objective: To compare legal difficulties experienced by African American and Caucasian workers' compensation claimants pre-settlement versus post-settlement.Summary of Background Data: Retrospective studies suggest that workers with occupational back injuries experience financial and personal ...
Eyigor Hulya - - 2011
Angiomyolipoma is a rare benign mesenchymal tumor, which is mostly renal in origin. A sixty-year-old male patient with the diagnosis of angiomyolipoma located in the larynx has been presented here, and the literature is reviewed.
Krecs K L Szl - - 2011
Objective.?The vipers in the Vipera (Acridophaga) ursinii complex are small-sized insectivorous snakes found in parts of central and southern Europe. Subspecies include Vipera ursinii ursinii, Vipera ursinii moldavica, Vipera ursinii macrops, Vipera ursinii rakosiensis, and Vipera ursinii graeca and are commonly known as the meadow vipers. These are the least ...
Baishya Ramen Kumar - - 2011
Spontaneous subcapsular renal hematoma is not a common entity. We report a 38-year-old lady presenting with sudden onset right flank pain with uncontrolled hypertension and she was found to have subcapsular collection in the right kidney on ultrasonography. Finding was confirmed on computed tomography. Except hypertension, no particular cause for ...
MacDonald-Jankowski D S - - 2011
The aim of this review is to evaluate the principal clinical and conventional radiographic features of non-syndromic keratocystic odontogenic tumour (KCOT) by systematic review (SR), and to compare the frequencies between four global groups. The databases searched were the PubMed interface of Medline and LILACS. Only those reports of KCOTs ...
Landi Alessandro - - 2011
Ischemia of the basal ganglia as an immediate consequence of minor head injury in children is rare (< 2% of all ischemic stroke in childhood) and is due to vasospasm of the lenticulostriate arteries. The clinical history of these lesions is particularly favourable because they are usually small, and also ...
Capurso Gabriele - - 2010
BACKGROUND: Microscopic colitis (MC), comprising lymphocytic and collagenous colitis (LC, CC), causes chronic diarrhoea. Lansoprazole can cause MC. Likelihood criteria defining the causative relationship between drugs and MC have not been applied to lansoprazole, nor has lansoprazole-related-MC been characterized. AIM: To analyse a series of lansoprazole-related MC cases, and characterize ...
Neghina Raul - - 2010
Abstract Neurological involvement may occur in 0.2%-52% of cases with trichinellosis, generally in the most severely affected patients. This review focuses on neurotrichinellosis and includes a brief overview of selected cases reported in the literature. Our primary goal was to increase the awareness of infectious diseases specialists, neurologists, and general ...
Cavicchioli Ricardo - - 2011
The Archaea evolved as one of the three primary lineages several billion years ago, but the first archaea to be discovered were described in the scientific literature about 130 years ago. Moreover, the Archaea were formally proposed as the third domain of life only 20 years ago. Over this very ...
Aguilera Dolly G - - 2011
The incidence of ependymoma in patients with neurofibromatosis-2 (NF-2) is low and information regarding treatment and prognosis is lacking. We present two cases of cervicomedullary tumors in patients with NF-2 from our institution, and we provide a review of the literature in order to summarize the known clinical information about ...
Bakoto N - - 2011
Cardiovascular and endocrine complications in male or sexually-ambiguous patients carrying a 45,X/46,XY mosaicism are rarely discussed in the medical literature. However, young female patients with a diagnosis of Turner's disease usually benefit from regular cardiologic and endocrine follow-up, in accordance with current international guidelines. We report the case of a ...
Luo Di-Qing - - 2011
Acral persistent papular mucinosis is a rare subtype of localized lichen myxedematosus. It shows symmetric, asymptomatic, chronic, ivory to flesh-colored, 2-5 mm sized papules arranged on the dorsa of the hands and extensor aspects of the distal forearms. Thirty-two cases including two from China, appear to fit the proposed diagnostic ...
Pavone P - - 2010
There are only a few series in the literature on acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) in children. the aims of this study were to perform (i) a prospective clinical/imaging study (1992-2009) on ADEM in children consecutively referred to our institution in Catania, Italy, and (ii) to undertake a systematic review and ...
Schenkel David - - 2010
This case reports an adolescent athlete with activity related chronic bilateral dorsal foot pain and stiffness. A 15 year old competitive female basketball player presented to a chiropractor subsequent to an unsuccessful course of conservative treatment for posterior tibial dysfunction. The patient's plain films were incorrectly read as normal and ...
Muir Brad - - 2010
Myositis ossificans traumatica is a relatively common injury associated with sports especially those involving contact. It continues to frustrate both athlete and health practitioner alike due to its continued lack of treatment options and a lengthy natural history. This case study chronicles the observation of a 34 year old recreational ...
Shah Ruchita - - 2010
Quetiapine is an atypical antipsychotic which has been shown to have greater relative affinity for 5-HT(2A) receptors than for D(2) receptors, due to which it is thought to lead to lower incidence of extrapyramidal symptoms (EPS). However, over the years literature in the form of case reports have accumulated which ...
Jagannath Vanitha - - 2011
Appraisal of the methodological quality of systematic reviews would reflect on their utility for the clinicians and policymakers. This study was done to assess the quality of systematic reviews published in five leading Indian medical journals using AMSTAR. 22 systematic reviews of healthcare interventions were identified. The scores ranged 0 ...
Zanardi Francesca - - 2011
In response to a request for a medicolegal opinion from an orthopaedic technician with pacinian neuroma of the hand, we conducted a systematic review of reported cases designed to assess whether this rare disease could be considered to be work-related. We used Medline, Embase, Google Scholar, Google, and a manual ...
Callaham Michael - - 2011
We characterize changes in review quality by individual peer reviewers over time. Editors at a specialty journal in the top 11% of Institute of Scientific Information journals rated the quality of every review, using a validated 5-point quality score. Linear mixed-effect models were used to analyze rating changes over time, ...
Gunia S - - 2011
Dural spread from prostate cancer (PC) is exceedingly uncommon. We report on a 62-year-old man suffering from disseminated PC with osseous metastases who presented with a parietal skull metastasis along with a circumscribed nodular thickening of the adjacent dura. Magnetic resonance imaging findings suggested a benign reactive condition of the ...
Jin Lei - - 2010
Microtia is a common birth defect and characteristic of abnormal auricle. It can be isolated or occur as a part of syndromes involving the first and second bronchial arch structures, such as oculo-auriculo-vertebral spectrum. We conducted a careful review of the literature regarding the clinical features of patients with microtia, ...
Amorim Jane Auxiliadora JA Centro de Ensino e Treinamento em Anestesiologia of Hospitais da Restauração (HR), Getúlio Vargas (HGV), e Oswaldo Cruz (HOC), Recife-PE, Brazil. - - 2010
Intracranial subdural hematoma is a rare complication of spinal anesthesia. We report two cases of women who developed chronic subdural hematoma post-spinal anesthesia diagnosed after prolonged clinical evolution of post-dural puncture headache (PDPH) and we analyze other 33 cases found on literature review. In 35 patients (ages 20-88 years, 19 ...
Bocchino M - - 2010
Primary epithelioid haemangioendothelioma (EHE) of the pleura is a rare vascular tumour that occurs mainly in men. Pleural effusion and thickening are the most common clinical presentations. A 58 year old female, nonsmoking patient presented to us with dry cough, dyspnoea and left chest pain for several weeks (no asbestos ...
Grover Sandeep - - 2011
Catatonia is described as a syndrome of motor abnormality associated with the disorder of thought, behavior and emotions. Lorazepam has been shown to be useful in the short-term management of catatonia [Ungvari G.S., Kau L.S., Wai-Kwong T., Shing N.F., The pharmacological treatment of catatonia: an overview. Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin ...
Lee Hao-Yuan - - 2010
An association between hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) and Kikuchi's disease is rarely seen in children. Here, we present the case of a male adolescent (age 16 years and 3 months) who suffered from spiking fever for more than 1 week, and multiple nodules over the neck and bilateral axilla for 2 ...
Marconi Vincent C VC Infectious Disease Service, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, - - 2010
The most common presentation of dermatophytosis is as a superficial infection characterized by a rash (tinea). In very rare cases, this infection can become invasive, involve deeper dermal structures, and even disseminate. We present a case of biopsy-proven, disseminated dermatophytosis caused by Trichophyton rubrum in a patient with advanced cirrhosis. ...
Soumya Ramachandran Naik - - 2010
Angioedema is characterised by oedema of the deep dermal and subcutaneous tissues and is reported as a rare adverse cutaneous reaction with risperidone, clozapine, ziprasidone, droperidol and chlorpromazine. Here we report a case of angioedema with risperidone. A 15-year-old boy diagnosed with schizophrenia was started on risperidone 1 mg/day, which ...
Oono Yasuhiro - - 2010
Heterotopic bone formation (osseous metaplasia) is rarely detected in the gastrointestinal tract. Most of reported cases are associated with malignant lesions. We herein report a case of osseous metaplasia in a rectal inflammatory polyp and a review of the literature on suggested mechanisms for its aetiology. A 39-year-old man visited ...
Morio Florent - - 2010
We report a case of disseminated Scedosporium/Pseudallescheria infection due to Pseudallescheria boydii sensu stricto after lung transplantation in a patient with cystic fibrosis. Dissemination occurred under voriconazole. Despite surgery and combination therapy with voriconazole, caspofungin, and terbinafine, the patient died 8 months after transplantation. Previously reported cases are reviewed.
Gyasi M - - 2010
Previous reports have indicated that open angle glaucoma is a major problem in the Upper East region of Ghana. Such reports have shown high prevalence among young patients under the age of 40 years. None has given enough details on the burden, pattern of distribution and extent of changes in ...
Grewar J D - - 2009
An outbreak of annual ryegrass toxicity occurred on a Thoroughbred stud in Ceres in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. This is the 1st report of annual ryegrass toxicity in horses in South Africa, although the condition has been reported in cattle and sheep populations in the past. Annual ...
Youness Houssein - - 2009
Histoplasmosis is an endemic fungal infection that can involve any organ when disseminated. Although oral, pharyngeal, laryngeal, and endobronchial involvement have been described, direct tracheal involvement has not been reported. We describe the first case of disseminated histoplasmosis with direct involvement of the trachea. The endobronchial manifestations of histoplasmosis are ...
Dennison K J - - 2009
Bony fusion between the skull and the vertebral column is a sufficiently rare skeletal anomaly that we may never have the opportunity to see it during our career. An 'evidential' discovery led to an example being made available for detailed study. This illustrated paper presents the findings of the study, ...
Tubbs R Shane - - 2009
The contributions to neuroanatomy by the Swiss scientist Wilhelm His, Sr. (1831-1904) are underrepresented in the literature. The present paper will discuss the life and writings of this pioneer of the neurosciences who expanded our knowledge of neurohistology and neuroembryology.
Gupta N - - 2010
BACKGROUND: Human infection with Histoplasma capsulatum runs the gamut from asymptomatic to disseminated disease. In immunocompromised patients, a tiny inoculum can lead to widespread disseminated infection. Early diagnosis and initiation of treatment is therefore important. OBJECTIVE: To review the cases of histoplasmosis diagnosed on fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) and ...
Tichindelean Carmen - - 2009
Genital involvement is an unusual manifestation of histoplasmosis. We report a case of histoplasmosis presenting as granulomatous epididymo-orchitis and review 4 cases reported in the literature. Diagnosis of this infection is suggested by a compatible clinical picture and results of specific serology or antigen testing, but confirmation ultimately requires analysis ...
Report of the Kansas Advisory Council on Intergovernmental Relations on its acitivities and accomplishments.
Schramm, Sarah
Environmental Writing and Great Lakes Literature
West, Jamie
Environmental Writing and Great Lakes Literature
Hartrick, James
Environmental Writing and Great Lakes Literature
Bekris, George
Environmental Writing and Great Lakes Literature
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 >