Feb 18, 2019

Journal of Family Medicine

Inappropriate Drug Prescription in the Elderly in Tijuana

Abstract: Background: The inappropriate drugs prescription is defined as the risk of suffering adverse effects compared to the clinical benefit, especially when there is evidence of the existence of safer and more effective therapeutic alternatives...


Feb 18, 2019

Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology

Sex Assignment and Diagnostics in Infants with Ambiguous Genitalia-a Single Centre Retrospective Study

Abstract: Background: Ambiguous genitalia affect 1 in 5,000 live births. Diagnostic procedures can be time-consuming and often etiology cannot be established in this group of subjects with Differences in Sex Development (DSD). We aimed to evaluate clinical presentation, sex assignment and diagnostic workup in these individuals...


Feb 18, 2019

Journal of Community Medicine & Health Care

Generations of Mindfulness

Abstract: In the last fifty years, we track the course of mindfulness in American society. What it says about us is compelling. Mindfulness is defined here as a mental state of receptive attentiveness to internal and external stimuli as they arise, moment-to-moment which may buffer social distress...


Feb 18, 2019

Annals of Hematology & Oncology

Benefit of Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor-Primed Donor Lymphocyte Infusion using Cryopreserved Cells for Patients with Acute Leukemia Who Relapsed Late after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

Abstract: There is no standard therapy for relapse of acute leukemia after allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation (allo-HCT). This study evaluated the efficacy of Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor (G-CSF)-Primed Donor...


Feb 18, 2019

Annals of Hematology & Oncology

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis in a Five-Month-Old Infant

Abstract: A well-nourished 5-month-old boy presented with a 4-week history of swelling in his right middle finger. Physical examination did not find hepatosplenomegaly or lymphadenopathy, but an enlarged phalangeal bone...


Feb 18, 2019

Annals of Hematology & Oncology

Presence of Cryoglobulins in Blood Smear

Abstract: A 69-year-old woman, formerly diagnosed with splenic lymphoma with villous lymphocytes, presented at our clinic for follow-up analyses of hematological parameters and M-protein quantification...


Feb 15, 2019

Annals of Hematology & Oncology

Intermittent Low-Dose Thalidomide Plus Dexamethasone as Maintenance Therapy in Patients with Multiple Myeloma

Abstract: In patients with Multiple Myeloma (MM), maintenance therapy with thalidomide helps maintain the results achieved through first-line treatment, improving Progression-Free Survival (PFS) and even Overall Survival (OS)...


Feb 15, 2019

Austin Journal of Surgery

Congenital Frontal-Vault Depression in a Neonate

Abstract: Congenital depression of the fetal skull unassociated with any acute trauma, typically involving the temporal or parietal areas, is rare. The need for surgical intervention for the deformity remains controversial, particularly with...


Feb 15, 2019

Austin Journal of Surgery

EGFR Blockade as Effective Therapy in BRAF and EGFR Mutated Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: Learning from a Clinical Case

Abstract: Metastatic colorectal cancer patients affected of BRAF mutations are associated with poor prognosis. The co-association with EGFR mutation in the tyrosine kinase domain is quite low...


Feb 15, 2019

Austin Journal of Surgery

Prognostic Significance and Predictive Factors of Lymph Node Metastasis in Resectable Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

Abstract: Background: Lymph node metastasis portend a worse prognosis following resection of Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma (ICC); however, the role of lymphadenectomy is still controversial and not routinely performed...



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