Aug 30, 2016

Austin Journal of Plant Biology

Urban Trees and its Relationships with Air Pollution by Particulate Matter and Ozone in Santiago De Chile

Abstract: In most cities of Chile, there are air quality problems related to high levels of PM10 and PM2.5. In particular, Santiago de Chile (the capital city) is a polluted city by particulate matter, especially...

Aug 30, 2016

Austin Journal of Autism & Related Disabilities

Particularities of Visual Scanning in Static vs Dynamic Situations for Asperger's Subjects: New Advance in ASDs

Abstract: Context: Several previous studies have already used eye-tracking technology to demonstrate the particularities of visual scanning in ASD individuals. In this study, in order to compare two situations, a group of Asperger's individuals and...

Aug 30, 2016

Austin Journal of Autism & Related Disabilities

The Potential of Magnetic Resonant Therapy in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Abstract: Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurobehavioral syndrome caused by a dysfunction of the central nervous system that is manifest by impairment in social interaction, reciprocity, and communication. Approximately 1 in 88...

Aug 30, 2016

Austin Journal of Clinical Neurology

Delayed Onset of Contralateral Abducens Nerve Palsy after Embolization of Carotid Cavernous Sinus Fistula: A Case Report

Abstract: A 28 year old female harbored a left sided direct carotid cavernous sinus fistula. An attempt with coil embolization proved unsuccessful, and the carotid cavernous sinus fistula was then successfully trapped. Following the...

Aug 30, 2016

Austin Occupational Medicine

Life Events Kept in Secret Destroy the Resilience Important for Successful Aging

Abstract: For some decades the medical interview has been aimed not only at establishing a diagnosis, but also at determining the patient's state of health and quality of life. In the field of geriatrics, conversation...

Aug 30, 2016

Austin Renal Disorders

Superficial Fungal Infections in ESRD Patients

Abstract: Background: Patients with end stage renal disease commonly present a spectrum of dermatological disorders. Each one has its own unique presentation and treatment approaches. Superficial fungal infections of the skin do not...

Aug 30, 2016

Annals of Yoga and Physical Therapy

The Effects of Sensory Therapy on Pain, Upper Extremity Functions and Sleep Quality in Patients with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Abstract: Background: Pain, functional limitations of upper extremities and sleep disorders are important problems that affect the quality of life and daily activities. Pain is one of the most common symptoms observed in patients with Carpal...

Aug 29, 2016

Austin Journal of Anatomy

In Vivo Imaging of Activated Microglia: Applications in Brain Diseases

Abstract: Microglia is resident immune cells of the CNS. They constantly survey the CNS environment in non-pathological conditions. Upon activation, in response to neuronal injury or even subtle perturbations of the CNS environment,...

Aug 29, 2016

Austin Journal of Nursing & Health Care

Timing of Umbilical Cord Clamping and Midwifery Practices

Abstract: The primary reason of maternal mortality in the world is hemorrhage and it is most frequently occurs in the third stage of labor. Practices in this stage generally gather in two groups, namely "active management" and "expectant...

Aug 29, 2016

Journal of Dentistry & Oral Disorders

Genomic Biomarkers: Revolutionizing Diagnosis and Resolution of Periodontal Disease

Abstract: Periodontal disease encompasses an array of conditions affecting the health of the periodontium. It is one of the most common diseases affecting 10-15% of world's population. Traditional methods of assessing the periodontal...

Aug 29, 2016

Austin Journal of Clinical Pathology

Medical Error and Patient Safety: Fostering a Patient Safety Culture

Abstract: Variation in healthcare processes creates opportunities for medical error and, in this context; consistency is viewed as an ideal to reduce medical error. In this article we point out that a culture of patient safety and a culture of innovation...

Aug 29, 2016

Austin Emergency Medicine

Investigation of Abnormal Findings in Lumbosacral MRI of Patients with Spondylolisthesis

Abstract: Introduction: Spondylolisthesis is a common disorder in lumabar vertebras and consist of more than 30% of lumbar fusions are diagnosed. Degenerative spondylolisthesis is seen more in women at level L4-L5 however isthmic...

Aug 29, 2016

Austin Journal of Radiology

Utility of MR Imaging in Developmental Dysplasia of Hip

Abstract: Developmental dysplasia of the hip is the most common cause of an unstable hip in paediatric population. It can be assessed using various radiological modalities. However due to excellent soft tissue characterization and with no...

Aug 29, 2016

Austin Pain & Relief

Pain Dimensions - Multiple Unexplored Universes

Abstract: In the second half of the XX century, fundamental problems of medicine were to the greatest degree, solved. Control of infectious diseases, maternal and infantile mortality, hospitalization of...

Aug 29, 2016

Austin Journal of Nutrition & Metabolism

The Effect of Heat Stress on the Metabolism of Dairy Cows: Updates & Review

Abstract: With the intensification of the greenhouse effect and global warming, heat stress has become one of the most important factors that affect the profit in dairy industry production. In recent years, investigators have performed plenty...

Aug 29, 2016

Austin Immunology

Validation of Two New Immunoassays for Sensitive Detection of Broad Range of Shiga Toxins

Abstract: Shiga Toxin (Stx) is one of major virulence factors produced by Shiga Toxin-producing E. Coli (STEC) that cause severe human intestinal diseases. Although a few commercial assays for Stxs are available, they only detect a...

Aug 29, 2016

Austin Journal of Gastroenterology

Newer Immunotherapeutic Approaches in Managing Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer

Abstract: Pancreas Cancer remains one of the more difficult lesions to manage whether at the time of diagnosis or when seen for recurrent disease. When the tumor is operable by one of several surgical procedures depending on site of...

Aug 29, 2016

Annals of Hematology & Oncology

Concurrent Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Recurrent Hodgkin Lymphoma in an HIV Positive Patient: A Case Report

Abstract: Patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection have an increased risk of developing certain malignancies compared with the general population. HIV-specific risk factors such as viral co-infections,...

Aug 29, 2016

Austin Transplantation Sciences

Timing of End-of-Life Decision-Making in Patients Awaiting Transplantation

Abstract: Introduction: Patients with end stage liver disease awaiting transplantation often develop acute complications during the wait-list period. They are in a unique situation in which organ transplantation could completely reverse their...

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