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Nicholson Sarah S Royal Infirmary, The University of Edinburgh, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, UK. - - 2013
Physical fitness is impaired after stroke, may contribute to disability, yet is amenable to improvement through regular physical activity. To facilitate uptake and maintenance of physical activity, it is essential to understand stroke survivors' perceived barriers and motivators. Therefore, we undertook a systematic review of perceived barriers and motivators to ...
Nasır Serdar - - 2012
Abstract Myxomas of the hand are rare tumours and the diameters are usually smaller than 2 cm. In this report we describe the biggest reported myxoma that localised on the dorsal hand and the comprehensively review of hand myxomas. This case is to our knowledge the first hormone-receptor-positive myxoma of ...
Zur B - - 2012
Pulse oximetry is an essential diagnostic method in pediatric emergency medicine and pediatric intensive care. However, if undetected hemoglobin anomalies are the underlying cause measurements of low oxygen saturation can be interpreted incorrectly or may lead to unnecessary examinations. In 2 recently discovered hemoglobin anomalies, Hb Bonn and Hb Venusberg, ...
Gaur Sumit - - 2012
This report describes a patient with metastatic epithelioid hemangioendothelioma treated with bevacizumab and nanoparticle albumin-bound paclitaxel. The treatment was well tolerated and led to the stabilization of an aggressive variant of the disease. This case report is the first one that describes the activity of the combination of chemotherapy and ...
Murphy Joan - - 2012
Objective: To develop guidelines to inform the Ontario Cervical Screening Program's invitations to women in the target population, provide evidence-based clinical practice guidance for practitioners, and inform policy decisions. Methods: A systematic review was conducted of relevant websites, the Medline and EMBASE databases (2005 to November 2010), and the Cochrane ...
Roche Mj - - 2012
The ingestion of scarlet pimpernel (Lysimachia arvensis L.), also known as red chickweed, has been reported as a cause of death of cattle in Uruguay, and as the suspected cause of deaths of sheep in Australia. It has not previously been reported in association with deaths of cattle in Australia. ...
Hassan Syed - - 2012
Infections caused by Ewingella americana have been rarely reported in the literature. Most of the cases that have been reported were among the immunocompromised patients. We report a case of E. americana causing osteomyelitis and septic arthritis of the shoulder joint in a previous intravenous drug abuser. The causative pathogen ...
Saft Carsten - - 2011
In this report, we present a case of a post pump chorea in a 77-year-old male after concomitant cardiac procedure. Since this complication usually occurs in children, to our knowledge, the presented patient is the eldest described in literature. We discuss a long aortic clamp, resp. pump time presumably as ...
Selmi Carlo - - 2011
The last years have witnessed novel findings with exciting developments in the field of allergy-related diseases including asthma, bronchial hyperresponsiveness, eczema, and atopy that have enormously increased over the past few years. This issue of the Reviews is timely dedicated to comprehensive articles discussing the current trends in the study ...
Eskiizmir Görkem - - 2011
Angiokeratoma circumscriptum of the tongue is a rare mucocutaneous vascular disorder. To date, only three cases of angiokeratoma circumscriptum of the tongue have been reported in the English literature. In this article, a case with angiokeratoma circumscriptum of the tongue was presented, and all the aspects of this clinical entity ...
Genzen Jonathan R JR Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10065, - - 2011
Among the most important functions of a pathology or laboratory medicine service is the clear, accurate, and rapid communication of critical test results (critical values) to patient care providers. Pathologists and laboratory professionals are often confronted with many obstacles in the reporting of such critical values, including establishing clinically relevant ...
Neelakandan R S - - 2011
BACKGROUND: This paper highlights the unusual and rare presentation of a cementoblastoma in the maxilla. It also discusses a review on this odontogenic pathology. CASE REPORT: We present a cementoblastoma appearing in an atypical site in a young girl. The presenting clinical features with radiologic features are reviewed. Also discussed ...
Kwiatek M A - - 2011
The purpose of this review is to consider the neuromuscular mechanism of LES contractility both by itself and in relation to the esophagogastric junction (EGJ) complex in order to appreciate the intricacies of EGJ valvular function.
Carangelo B - - 2011
The interhemispheric subdural hematomas (ISHs) are located along the whole interhemispheric scissure. The ISHs are a rare complication of head traumas. Possible predisposing factors such as coagulopathies, alcohol abuse or anticoagulant therapy are favouring factors. ISHs are rarely accompanied by changes in consciousness and it usually manifests itself with signs ...
Tapia Jose Luis - - 2011
Oral melanoacanthoma is an uncommon reactive condition that appears as a solitary pigmented lesion and is most often found on the buccal mucosa. For it to appear in the gingiva is extremely rare-only 11 cases are reported in the literature. This article presents a case of gingival melanoacanthoma and reviews ...
Benninger Michael S - - 2011
The purpose of this article is to describe both the strengths and weaknesses of the medical voice literature. Retrospective review of the voice literature with comparisons to key articles in the general medical literature. There are strengths in the voice literature with increasing focus on levels of evidence. Areas of ...
Simpson Serge-Emile - - 2011
Introduction.?A bezoar is a concretion of foreign material that forms and persists in the gastrointestinal tract. Bezoars are classified by their material origins. Phytobezoars contain plant material, trichobezoars contain hair, lactobezoars contain milk proteins, and pharmacobezoars contain pharmaceutical products. Tablets, suspensions, and even insoluble drug delivery vehicles can, on rare ...
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Would the publication of anonymous referee reports and editorial decision letters of published papers benefit the scientific debate? Results from a trial seem to suggest this.
Hamalian Techkouhie A - - 2011
The purpose of this article is to review impression materials used for fabricating fixed restorations in dentistry. Their compositions, properties, advantages, and disadvantages are presented and compared. How these properties influence clinical decisions is also described. This review helps the clinician choose which material is more suitable for a specific ...
Haase Steven C SC Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Mich. 48109-5340, USA. - - 2011
Systematic reviews and meta-analyses are important research tools in modern medicine. They serve to condense and clarify large amounts of data into resources that can educate clinicians, enhance patient care, help formulate clinical guidelines, and guide future research endeavors. The existing literature, including recently updated guidelines, on systematic reviews and ...
Ji Xiao-Jun - - 2011
2,3-Butanediol is a promising bulk chemical due to its extensive industry applications. The state-of-the-art nature of microbial 2,3-butanediol production is reviewed in this paper. Various strategies for efficient and economical microbial 2,3-butanediol production, including strain improvement, substrate alternation, and process development, are reviewed and compared with regard to their pros ...
Farrapeira Cristiane Maria Rocha - - 2011
This article reviews the literature involving benthic invertebrates that are cited in association with hull fouling, reporting the species that occur on the Brazilian coast and evaluating the importance of this vector for the introduction of nonindigenous and cryptogenic invertebrates in Brazil. It discusses some of the strategies that were ...
Dodge Tonya - - 2011
A review of the literature was conducted to examine the relationship between the use of anabolic androgenic steroid (AAS) use and the use of other drugs. Studies published between the years of 1995 and 2010 were included in the review. The use of AAS is positively associated with use of ...
Roossinck Marilyn J - - 2011
Although viruses are most often studied as pathogens, many are beneficial to their hosts, providing essential functions in some cases and conditionally beneficial functions in others. Beneficial viruses have been discovered in many different hosts, including bacteria, insects, plants, fungi and animals. How these beneficial interactions evolve is still a ...
Wu Chun-Sheng - - 2011
Eight species of the genus Miresa Walker are recognized in China including two new species, M. fangae Wu & Solovyev and M. polargenta Wu & Solovyev, described herein. M. burmensis Hering species is reported for the first time in China. The M. argentifera kwangtungensis Hering, 1931 taxon is raised to ...
Anderson John - - 2011
Discusses the articles that have had the most impact from the Psychological Review and expresses a wish that the content of the current volume of the Psychological Review will be equally as impactful. In this, the 118th year of the journal, a new editor has been appointed and other changes ...
Posner Kari R - - 2011
We discuss an male adolescent who presented to the emergency department with fever and respiratory distress. He was subsequently diagnosed with spontaneous chylothorax. We review his clinical presentation and diagnostic and therapeutic interventions and provide a discussion of the subject.
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This article reports the retraction of 11 articles published in Acta Crystallographica Section E between 2005 and 2009.
Lamm Ehud - - 2010
Julian Huxley's 1942 book Evolution: The Modern Synthesis is an historically important book which remains well worth reading. In this review I focus on Huxley's debt to Richard Goldschmidt and Cyril Darlington. I discuss the conceptions of the genome developed by Goldschmidt and Darlington and their continuing relevance.
Kanchan Tanuj - - 2011
Sex determination is an important and one of the foremost criteria in establishing the identity of an individual. Identification of dismembered/severed human remains that are frequently found in cases of mass disasters and criminal mutilation is a challenging task for the medicolegal experts. The paper presents a review of anthropometric ...
Tubbs R Shane - - 2011
Masses of the lateral skull are not uncommon and include lipomas and epidermoids. However, meningoceles of the lateral skull are very rare and are often misdiagnosed. Even rarer are atretic encephaloceles of this region. We report a newborn with a right atretic encephalocele of the asterion. Lesions of the anterolateral ...
Tan Siak-Khim - - 2010
Exogenous ochronosis has been reported worldwide following long-term application of skin-lightening creams that contain hydroquinone, phenol or resorcinol. This report documents six patients presenting in Singapore with greatly differing facial dyschromias and discusses the diagnostic difficulties.
Egwuonwu Steve - - 2010
We report a case of stiff-person syndrome associated with several autoimmune diseases. A 49-year-old male with type 1 diabetes presented with a 6-month history of muscle rigidity and spasms of his upper and lower extremities. Anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase 65 antibody was elevated at 609 nmol/L. Electromyography revealed continuous motor unit ...
Hilbig Benjamin E - - 2010
In several recent reviews, authors have argued for the pervasive use of fast-and-frugal heuristics in human judgment. They have provided an overview of heuristics and have reiterated findings corroborating that such heuristics can be very valid strategies leading to high accuracy. They also have reviewed previous work that implies that ...
Naraynsingh Vijay - - 2010
We report the case of a 75-year-old woman who presented the association of a cecal volvulus with an appendiceal mucocele. A laparotomy showed these two findings and a right hemicolectomy with an end-to-end ileo-transverse colonic anastomosis was done. The role of plain radiograph and computerized tomographic imaging in the diagnosis ...
Kim Taehwa - - 2010
The occurrences of pneumomediastinum and pneumothorax after oral and/or maxillofacial surgery are rare, but both are potentially life-threatening complications. Most of the cases that present pneumomediastinum and pneumothorax in the oral and/or maxillofacial surgery result from air dissecting down the fascial planes of the neck. We report a case of ...
Murlimanju B V - - 2010
The extensor digitorum brevis manus is a supernumerary muscle of the dorsum of hand and is a relatively rare finding during dissection. Only 2-3% of the cases are found world wide. Here we report the case of extensor digitorum brevis manus in an approximately 65-year-old Indian male cadaver. This report ...
Singh Angela - - 2010
We describe a rare account of a patient who developed segmental vitiligo within several months of an episode of viral encephalitis. This case provides further support to the neuronal hypothesis in the etiology of segmental vitiligo. A literature review of the neuronal theory and pathogenesis of vitiligo is further discussed.
Greenfield Bruce - - 2010
The JOSPT offers invited reviews of current titles. The October 2010 column includes 7 reviews of the following books: Orthopaedic Trauma Care; Mechanisms and Management of Pain for the Physical Therapist; Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Imaging, Third Edition; Gait Analysis: Normal and Pathological Function, Second Edition; The Lumbar Intervertebral Disc; Spine ...
Gopikrishna Velayutham - - 2010
Case reports are defined as the scientific documentation of a single clinical observation and have a time-honored and rich tradition in medicine and scientific publication. This article discusses the role and relevance of case reports in the current evidence-based medical literature. It also seeks to help and guide authors to ...
Peh W C - - 2010
A book review is a form of academic writing that provides a succinct yet critical analysis evaluating the content, style, merit and significance of a book. The reader should gain insight into the strengths and weaknesses of the book, aided by input from the reviewer. The four stages of writing ...
Hokama Akira - - 2010
Esophagitis dissecans superficialis (EDS) is a rare and severe endoscopic finding characterized by sloughing of large fragments of esophageal mucosal lining. Although EDS has been reported in association with serious illnesses and certain medications, the pathophysiological association of autoimmune bullous dermatoses with EDS has gained remarkable attention. Among these dermatoses, ...
Connor Elizabeth - - 2010
Medical Reference Services Quarterly considers for review reference materials and professional literature of interest to health sciences librarians. Substantially changed or expanded new editions or supplements of reference works may also be included. It is the purpose of each review to provide a detailed description and critical evaluation of the ...
Foong Deborah P S - - 2010
An Internet-based group of plastic surgeons was formed in India in February 2001. It has 1290 members and seeks to facilitate online discussion. These discussions were reviewed to assess their value in education and aiding patient management. All messages and discussions between August 2007 and July 2008 were examined retrospectively. ...
Gunn William B - - 2010
The book review editor discusses the themes that he looks for in books, in deciding which critiques to publish, and introduces the three books whose reviews appear in this issue of Families, Systems, & Health. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved).
Chen Mingliang - - 2010
In this study, event-related brain potentials (ERPs) were used to investigate the neural and psychological bases of consumer herding decision in purchasing books online. Sixteen participants were asked to decide as quickly as possible whether to buy a book on the basis of its title keywords and the numbers of ...
Anderson Robert H - - 2010
With the ever-increasing sophistication of the Internet, and the wealth of information that can now be mined through this source, it may be thought that the age of the book has finished, and hence there is no further need for reviews of newly published books. There is much to be ...
McGinty D - - 2010
A toxicologic and dermatologic review of dihydromyrcenol when used as a fragrance ingredient is presented.
McGinty D - - 2010
A toxicologic and dermatologic review of 2,6,10-trimethylundeca-5,9-dienol when used as a fragrance ingredient is presented.
McGinty D - - 2010
An addendum to the toxicologic and dermatologic review of Nerolidol (isomer unspecified) when used as a fragrance ingredient is presented.
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