Prevalence and risk factors associated with work-related eye injuries in Bosnia and Herzegovina - Jovanovic N, Peek-Asa C, Swanton A, Young T, Alajbegovic-Halimic J, Cavaljuga S, Nisic F.
BACKGROUND: Eye injuries are a prevalent workplace injury and cause substantial disability when vision is impaired. OBJECTIVE: To examine work-relatedness of demographic, injury, and clinical characteristics of eye injuries in a large clinic in Bos...
ConclusionThe DCE was sensitive to caregivers’ preferences for managing their child's co-existing cognitive/intellectual and emotional/behavior/developmental disability. Findings may help providers gauge treatment in a broader context of health outcomes.
ConclusionAZA improves relapses and disability in patients with NMOSD but this regimen is associated with relatively frequent adverse events based on limited published evidences. More well-conducted clinical trials are necessary to establish with certainty the beneficial and harmful effects of AZA in patients with NMOSD.
Conclusion: Biological restoration of elbow anatomy using osteoarticular irradiated graft for proximal ulna reconstruction offers great joint stability and functional outcomes. Although the potential risks of infection and graft failure need to be considered, reconstruction with the size-matched radiated autograft eliminates donor site morbidity, offers a low-cost alternative to endoprosthesis, and provides outcomes superior to any other methods of reconstruction as analyzed from the literature. PMID: 31110466 [PubMed]
CONCLUSIONS: Prenatal (particularly early pregnancy) exposure to maternal stress after a major disaster substantially affects the mental health of Chinese adults.Declaration of interestNone. PMID: 31113505 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Authors: Wang D, Chen X, Fu M, Li Z Abstract Lupus nephritis (LN) is one of the principal causes of mortality and disability in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Sirolimus has been used to treat patients with LN; however, the effects and mechanism of sirolimus in these patients remains unclear. The present study aimed to elucidate the therapeutic effects and mechanisms of sirolimus in LN mice using low, medium and high doses of sirolimus (0.1, 0.3 and 1 mg/kg, respectively). The survival probability and kidney index were calculated, and renal fibrosis was determined using Masson's Trichrome staining....
Possibility of early diagnosis in a fetus affected by Prader‑Willi syndrome with maternal hetero‑UPD15: A lesson to be learned. Mol Med Rep. 2019 May 15;: Authors: Dong Y, Liu S, Li J, Li J, Chen Q, Luo J, Li C, Li H, Qi H, Li R Abstract Prader‑Willi syndrome (PWS), a complicated neurodevelopmental disorder arising from errors in genomic imprinting, is characterized by evident hypotonia along with feeding difficulties and the absence of crying in early infancy. Hyperphagia and obesity are not uncommon in patients with PWS, usually accompanied by intellectual disability, cognitive impairment, shor...
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Conditions: Hepatic Encephalopathy; Coenzyme Q10; Intellectual Functioning Disability Interventions: Drug: Coenzyme Q10; Drug: MECLOFENOXATE Sponsor: Zagazig University Recruiting
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