Dec 26, 2016

Advance Research in Textile Engineering

Effect of Seam Formation on Draping Quality of the Stitched Fabric

Abstract:The drape is the important aesthetic property of the fabric which allows a fabric to bend in multi-directions. Since last so many years, the researcher has studied the fabric drapability in order to improve the drape and appearance of...

Dec 26, 2016

Annals of Surgery and Perioperative Care

Giant Syphilitic Ascending Aortic Anuerysm

Abstract:Aneurysms are usually defined as a localized dilation of an arterial segment greater that 50% its normal diameter. The occurrence and expansion of an aneurysm in a given segment of the artery involves local hemodynamic factors....

Dec 26, 2016

Journal of Dental Applications

Exploring the Impact of Oral Health on Quality of Life of Eating Disorders Patients

Abstract:Introduction: Eating Disorders (ED) are psychiatric conditions complicated by multiple organ dysfunctions that require multidisciplinary and integrated care strategies. ED can lead to severe physical complications and tend to be...

Dec 26, 2016

Austin Journal of Nutrition & Metabolism

Malabsorption-Related Issues Associated with Chronic Proton Pump Inhibitor Usage

Abstract:Proton pump inhibitor (PPI) drugs are highly effective inhibitors of parietal cell acid secretion. They can raise gastric luminal pH from its normal pH 1.5 level to as high as 6.5. This has ramifications for not only absorption of certain...

Dec 26, 2016

Austin Journal of Clinical Case Reports

Unilateral Mydriasis during Orbital Floor Fracture Reconstruction: A Case Report

Abstract:Introduction: Orbital floor fractures are the most common traumatic fractures in the facial skeleton. The occurrence of mydriasis during orbital floor fracture reconstruction may cause significant distress to the surgeons, as it may...

Dec 26, 2016

Austin Hematology

Childhood Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Presenting with Hyperleukocytosis and Massive Splenomegaly

Abstract:The diagnosis of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) during childhood is a rare event. Consequently, there are no fixed guidelines for the management of CML in childhood. After the introduction of Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors (TKIs),...

Dec 27, 2016

Annals of Surgery and Perioperative Care

Analgesic Efficacy of Subarachnoid Morphine versus Intravenous in Postoperative Patients with Total Abdominal Hysterectomy in Mexico

Abstract:Background: Pain relief in total abdominal hysterectomy by any effective method and especially with regional anesthesia, avoids or attenuates many of the effects of pain. The literature supports the use of opioids through a subarachnoid...

Dec 27, 2016

Austin Diabetes Research

A Simplified Assessment of Insulin Secretion without Measurement of C-Peptide Provides an Evaluation of Functional Beta-Cell Mass

Abstract:Calculation of pre-hepatic insulin secretion ISR(t) during a standardized meal uses the measurement of C peptide Cp(t). Serum insulin concentration I(t) is less reliable for calculating ISR(t), due to the variability of its clearance...

Dec 27, 2016

Austin Digestive System

Loculated Pleural Effusion Mimicking as Mass Lesion

Abstract:A 56 years male, known case of Living Donor Liver Transplantation in July, 2014 for Hepatitis C Virus related cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma underwent Endoscopic Retrograde...

Dec 27, 2016

Austin Journal of Anesthesia and Analgesia

Effects of a Quaternary Lidocaine Derivative, QX-314, on Slow Ventral Root Potentials in Neonatal Rats

Abstract:The use of QX-314 (a quaternary derivative of lidocaine) in the clinical setting has been proposed to achieve the selective inhibition of nociceptors that express transient receptor potential vanilloid 1 (TRPV1) channels with fewer...

Dec 27, 2016

Annals of Surgery and Perioperative Care

Glissonean Pedicle Transection Method using Vascular Stapling Devices in Anatomic Liver Resections: A Single Centre Experience

Abstract:Background: We evaluated technique of hepatic resections using suprahilar-extrafascial dissection of Glissonean pedicle with vascular stapling device for pedicle transection with intent to minimize operative time and blood...

Dec 27, 2016

Journal of Gastroenterology, Liver & Pancreatic Diseases

Clinical Profile of Patients with Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure

Abstract:Background: Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure (ACLF) is defined as sudden deterioration of liver functions due to acute insult in patients with known or unknown chronic liver disease. Its main feature is the reversibility, and high short...

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