Sept 25, 2018

Austin Journal of Clinical Neurology

Fahr's Disease and Cerebrovascular Disease: A Case Report and a Literature Review

Abstract: Background: Fahr Disease (FD) is a rare neurodegenerative disease characterized by symmetrical and bilateral calcifications of basal ganglia. The most common clinical symptoms are movement and behavioral disorders and...

Sept 25, 2018

Austin Journal of Women's Health

A Changing Philosophy on Breast Implant Selection

Abstract: Since 1964 Silicone implants have provided wellbeing to the considerable majority of Women who had clinical or cosmetic need but have also caused significant morbidity and scientific concern. In the early 1980's Dow Corning was the King of Breast Implant Manufacturers...

Sept 25, 2018

Annals of Hematology & Oncology

Recent Advances of Non-Invasive MR pH Imaging Using Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer

Abstract: Alteration in tissue pH is an indicator of many pathological processes. Noninvasive MR pH imaging will be much helpful for disorder characterization and therapy, even monitoring cell viability. Noninvasive brain pH measurements have routinely relied on 31P magnetic resonance...

Sept 25, 2018

Austin Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Rate, Pattern and Risk Factors of Hypothyroidism among Sudanese Pregnant Women

Abstract: Background: Thyroid disorders constitute one of the most common endocrine disorders seen in pregnancy. Hypothyroidism has been linked with poor reproductive health and pregnancy outcomes...

Sept 25, 2018

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - International

Improvement of Chronotropic Incompetence after a Rehabilitation Program in Obese Patients with Coronary Artery Disease Treated with Beta-Blockers: A Practice Level Study

Abstract: Background: Resting and peak exercise heart rate (HR) predict survival in various settings of patients; the same is true for chronotropic index (CI) which is a marker for all-cause mortality. We do not have data on the effect of rehabilitation on CI in obese patients affected...

Sept 25, 2018

Austin Journal of Analytical and Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Nano Graphene Oxide as Solid Phase Extraction Adsorbent Coupled with Dispersive Liquid-Liquid Microextraction to Determine Ultra-Trace Quantities of Propranolol from Urine Samples

Abstract: In this research, a new nano graphene oxide based solid phase extraction followed by Dispersive Liquid-Liquid Microextraction was applied as simple, rapid and sensitive determination of trace amounts of Propranolol (PRO) in urine samples with HPLC-UVD...

Sept 24, 2018

Austin Immunology

Effects of Early Endocrine Disruptor Exposures (Faulty Hormonal Imprinting) on Immunity

Abstract: Endocrine disruptors are (mainly steroid-) hormone-like molecules, which binding to the hormone receptors disturb the endocrine functions, causing troubles (diseases) in human adults. Perinatally (in fetal, neonatal, and early...

Sept 24, 2018

Austin Surgery Case Reports

Metastatic Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma with an Unknown Primary in a Living Donor Kidney Transplant Recipient

Abstract: Background: Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) commonly metastasizes, and unusual sites of spread are characteristic [1]. However, metastatic RCC without an identified primary site is extremely rare, and only a few cases have been documented...