Dec 06, 2017

Austin Biochemistry

G-Protein Linked Effect of Pasteurella Multocida Toxin on GABA Outflow from Neocortical Synaptosomes

Abstract: Pasteurella Multocida Toxin (PMT) stimulates diverse cellular signal transduction pathways by activating heterotrimeric G proteins through deamidation of a a-subunit glutamine residue of the G-protein. Since mammalian...

Dec 06, 2017

Austin Journal of Analytical and Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Electron Phenomenological Spectroscopy, Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR) Spectroscopy and Electron Spin Resonance (ESR) Spectroscopy Comparative Study on Malignant and Benign Human Cancer Cells and Tissues with the Passage of Time under Synchrotron Radiation

Abstract: In the current study, we have experimentally and comparatively investigated and compared malignant human cancer cells and tissues before and after irradiating of synchrotron radiation using...

Dec 06, 2017

Annals of Nursing Research and Practice

Integrating Digital Clinical Experience (DCE) into a Nursing Curriculum: Student Perceptions and Concerns

Abstract: Assessing and addressing student concerns about technology are critical when integrating new technology into curriculum. This study explores nursing students' concerns on the use of a virtual patient in an RN-BSN online course...

Dec 05, 2017

Austin Journal of Medical Oncology

Primary Hyperparathyroidism Presenting as Major Depression; The Surgical Treatment of a Psychiatric Disorder; A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Abstract: Primary hyperparathyroidism is common disorder that is nowadays diagnosed in 0.7% of the general population with increased incidence in postmenopausal women. The patients suffering from primary hyperparathyroidism can either...

Dec 05, 2017

Austin Journal of Dermatology

Dermoscopic Features in Fibroepithelioma of Pikus on the Hand: A Case Report

Abstract: Fibroepithelioma of Pinkus (FeP) is generally regarded as a rare variant of Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) with distinct clinical and histopathological features, although some researchers have discussed for its classification as a...

Dec 05, 2017

Austin Journal of Dermatology

Dermoscopy for the Diagnosis of Melanoma: An Overview

Abstract: Dermoscope is a noninvasive and useful tool in the diagnosis or differentiation of melanoma. Contact polarized-light dermoscopes with photography equipment are better to obtain and record fine images constantly...

Dec 05, 2017

Austin Cardiology

Dexmedetomidine Used for Sedation in Cardiovascular Surgery Patients

Abstract: Dexmedetomidine is a highly selective a2-adrenoceptor agonist. It has sedative, analgesic and opioid-sparing effects and has been widely used as an adjuvant during general anesthesia and for sedation during mechanical ventilation...

Dec 05, 2017

Gastrointestinal Cancer: Research & Therapy

Efficacy of Enteral Nutrition to Preoperative Chemotherapy for Highly Advanced Gastric Cancer

Abstract: Recent reports have described the efficacy of preoperative chemotherapy in the treatment of advanced gastric cancer. Preoperative enteral nutrition support has also been reported to be effective with accelerating recovery from operation...

Dec 05, 2017

Austin Journal of Anesthesia and Analgesia

Ketamine: Variable Uses in Medicine

Abstract: Ketamine over the years has found its primary use in the setting of analgesia but recently studies have shown a spectrum of applications that range in a variety of specialties. The most profound utility is demonstrated in its application in acute...

Dec 05, 2017

Journal of Dentistry & Oral Disorders

Could Only Bacteria Induce Periodontitis?

Abstract: This question is a challenge. Periodontal disease results from the association of the bacteria with many other predisposing risk factors. Although, bacteria are a critical etiologic factor that are needed to...

Dec 05, 2017

Austin Virology and Retro Virology

Etiologic Viral Characterization of Acute Respiratory Infections in Children in the Western Amazon

Abstract: Acute Respiratory Infections (ARIs) are classified according to the compromised anatomical site. They are the leading cause of child mortality in developed and developing countries, affecting children under the age of five due...

Dec 05, 2017

Austin Journal of Radiation Oncology and Cancer

Dosimetric Feasibility of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Guided, Tri-60Co Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Abstract: Purpose: To provide a dosimetric comparison of lung stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for NSCLC between an integrated three-source 60Co, Magnetic Resonance Image Guided Radiation Therapy (MR-IGRT) system and traditional LINAC based planning...