NHS plastic surgeon warns against cheap foreign boob jobs

NHS surgeon Professor Ash Mosahebi of the Royal Free Hospital in London said more than one in ten breast patients end up losing a nipple if they undergo cosmetic surgery abroad.
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Authors: Collet C, Mizukami T, Grundeken MJ Abstract INTRODUCTION: Treatment of coronary bifurcation lesions with contemporary state of the art percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is still associated with higher rate of adverse cardiovascular events compared to non-bifurcation lesions. Bench testing and virtual computer modelling have increased our understanding of bifurcation PCI guiding refinement in bifurcation technique. New insights on bifurcation PCI have the potential to further improve clinical outcomes in patients presenting with bifurcation lesions. Areas covered: The present manuscript aims to revie...
Source: Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy - Category: Cardiology Tags: Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther Source Type: research
Authors: Chen H, Power D, Giustino G Abstract INTRODUCTION: Dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) with aspirin and a P2Y12 receptor inhibitor remains at the cornerstone of treatment to prevent major adverse cardiac events in patients who undergo percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with drug-eluting stents (DES). However, the anti-ischemic benefits of DAPT are counterbalanced by an increased risk of hemorrhagic complications, which are known to be associated with increased morbidity and mortality. While the efficacy of DAPT in patients presenting with acute coronary syndromes has been well established, the risk-bene...
Source: Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy - Category: Cardiology Tags: Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther Source Type: research
ConclusionsWalking posture can affect both psychological and physiological states. Applications of these findings may have implications for improving mental and physiological health.
Source: Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
ConclusionsIncreased false memory is associated with the positive dimension of schizotypy and delusional ideation and not the disorganised or negative dimensions. Furthermore, our results suggest that those high in positive schizotypy/delusional ideation require less evidence before they are willing to call an item old.
Source: Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
NIMH sponsored the 24th Mental Health Services Research Conference (MHSR), promoting areas of high priority services research and identifing opportunities to improve the health and well-being of people with mental illnesses.
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: news
Authors: Lee HJ, Han YM, An JM, Kang EA, Park YJ, Cha JY, Hahm KB Abstract INTRODUCTION: Although inflammation is defensive and healing process that maintains organ homeostasis, unresolved inflammation can lead to diseases. Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), especially n-6 PUFAs abundant in Western diet, are precursors of pro-inflammatory mediators, whereas n-3 PUFAs possess anti-inflammatory properties. Therefore, interest in the cancer-preventive effect of n-3 PUFAs is increasing. Areas covered: We have observed significant reductions of gastrointestinal (GI) tumorigenesis in the Fat-1 transgenic mouse as evide...
Source: Expert Review of Anticancer Therapy - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Expert Rev Anticancer Ther Source Type: research
Authors: Spallanzani A, Orsi G, Andrikou K, Gelsomino F, Rimini M, Riggi L, Cascinu S Abstract INTRODUCTION: Since 2007 Sorafenib has represented the only approved drug for first-line treatment of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Lenvatinib, an orally active inhibitor of multiple receptor tyrosine kinases (VEGFR 1-3, FGFR 1-4, PDGFRa, RET and KIT), showed preclinical and clinical activity in the treatment of solid tumours, including HCC. Areas covered: In this review we summarize the current therapeutic paradigm for the systemic treatment of advanced HCC, focusing on Lenvatinib pre-clinical and clinical dev...
Source: Expert Review of Anticancer Therapy - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Expert Rev Anticancer Ther Source Type: research
Authors: Jones RL, Le Cesne A, Ibrahim T, Garcia Del Muro X, Menge F Abstract INTRODUCTION: Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) is a patient-reported outcome that addresses patients' perceptions of symptoms across physical, emotional, cognitive and social domains. As HRQoL is currently rarely measured outside clinical trials in oncology, it must be inferred from patients' everyday performance during treatment. To gain insight into the HRQoL of advanced STS patients receiving palliative treatment in clinical practice, three case studies of patients treated with trabectedin are examined. Areas covered: The patient...
Source: Expert Review of Anticancer Therapy - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Expert Rev Anticancer Ther Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 17 September 2018Source: Neurobiology of StressAuthor(s): Sarah R. Horn, Leslie E. Roos, Elliot T. Berkman, Philip A. FisherAbstractEarly life adversity is a documented risk factor for substance abuse and addiction. The pre- and perinatal period (i.e., from implantation, through pregnancy, to 6 months of age) is a critical period marked by high biological plasticity and vulnerability, making perinatal stress a particularly robust form of adversity. The neuroendocrine and immune systems are key mechanisms implicated in the transmission of addiction risk. We review animal and human studies ...
Source: Neurobiology of Stress - Category: Neuroscience Source Type: research
Journal Name: Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM) Issue: Ahead of print
Source: Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine - Category: Laboratory Medicine Source Type: research
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