April 08, 2019

Austin Surgical Oncology

Hepatic Infusion of Autologous Bone Marrow Promotes Immune Reconstitution in a Patient Suffering from HIV Kaposi's Sarcoma

Abstract: Kaposi's sarcoma, also known as multiple idiopathic sarcoma, is a multicentric vascular tumor. It is rather common type tumor in AIDS patients, but rare in the general population...

April 04, 2019

Austin Journal of Surgery

Unusual Sites of Pilonedal Sinus, What is The Difference?

Abstract: Pilonedal sinus can be developed in unusual areas. This is a prospective study, done to assess patient characteristics, risk factors & effective treatment modalities of the disease in such sites & compare to that developed in the sacrococcygeal area...

April 04, 2019

Journal of Bacteriology and Mycology

Staphylococcus epidermidis Persister Cell Elimination Using an Antimicrobial Peptide

Abstract: Biomaterial associated infections are often caused by Staphylococcus epidermidis, which is an opportunistic pathogen with the ability to form biofilms. Such biofilms are inherently resistant to antimicrobials, depending on a variety of factors, including presence of persister cells...

April 04, 2019

Journal of Bacteriology and Mycology

Molecular Typing of β-Lactamase and Tetracycline Resistant Escherichia coli Strains Isolated from Imported Shrimp

Abstract: The misuse of antibiotics in commercial aquaculture may result in the selection of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. A study was undertaken to isolate and characterize the prevalence of β-Lactamase and tetracycline-resistant Escherichia coli from imported shrimp...

April 03, 2019

Austin Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Combined N-Acetylcysteine and Clomiphene Citrate for Ovulation Induction in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, a Double Blind Randomized Controlled Trial

Abstract: Background: Polycystic ovary syndrome is the commonest endocrinological disorder in women in child bearing period. The PCOS is more prevalent nowadays due to availability of diagnostic tools...

April 02, 2019

Austin Orthopedics

Treatment of Talus Osteosarcoma with 3D-Printed Talar Prosthesis: A Case Report

Abstract: Case: A 31-year-old male was diagnosed with a osteoblastic osteosarcoma of talus. Limb-salvage surgery for the talar osteosarcoma by replacing the intact talus with a 3D-printed talar prosthesis made from medical-grade titanium was planned...

April 02, 2019

Austin Journal of Surgery

Comparison of Outcomes between Axillary and Femoral Artery Cannulation for Type A Aortic Dissection Surgery

Abstract: Objective: To compare the application and outcome of femoral and axillary arterial cannulation in adult type A aortic dissection surgery...

April 01, 2019

Annals of Hematology & Oncology

Relation of R-SPONDIN3 Gene Expression Android Obesity and Susceptibility to Cardiovascular Disease in Sudanese Patients in Khartoum State

Abstract: Background: Obesity is a major risk factor for the development of cardiovascular disease. A growing database of clinical evidence implicates intra-abdominal adiposity as a powerful driving force for elevated cardio metabolic risk...

April 01, 2019

Annals of Depression and Anxiety

A Comparison of Individual Change using Item Response Theory and Sum Scoring on the Patient Health Questionnaire-9: Implications for Measurement-Based Care

Abstract: We examined change over time in depression with standard sum vs. Item Response Theory (IRT) scoring. Patient Health Questionnaire 9 item responses were extracted from the electronic health records of 5,405 people receiving depression treatment at the start of treatment and 30 to 180 days later...

April 01, 2019

Journal of Dentistry & Oral Disorders

Management of Oral Mucositis

Abstract: Across the continuum of oral and gastrointestinal mucosa, from the mouth to the anus, mucositis is defined like inflammatory lesions. Many etiologies are evocated as infectious disease, immune deficiency, medications and high dose cancer therapy can be causative...