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Publication date: Available online 19 February 2019Source: NeuronAuthor(s): Lu Huang, Yue Xi, Yanfang Peng, Yan Yang, Xiaodan Huang, Yunwei Fu, Qian Tao, Jia Xiao, Tifei Yuan, Kai An, Huan Zhao, Mingliang Pu, Fuqiang Xu, Tian Xue, Minmin Luo, Kwok-Fai So, Chaoran RenSummaryLight plays a pivotal role in the regulation of affective behaviors. However, the precise circuits that mediate the impact of light on depressive-like behaviors are not well understood. Here, we show that light influences depressive-like behaviors through a disynaptic circuit linking the retina and the lateral habenula (LHb). Specifically, M4-type melano...
ConclusionPlasmalogens could be a potential biomarker for evaluating the early stages of oxidation in NASH.
Conclusions: We demonstrated that higher waist circumference and higher lean body mass were independently associated with a lower proportion of the MHO phenotype in Hispanic/Latino women and men. Findings support the need for weight reduction interventions to manage cardiometabolic health among Hispanics/Latinos. PMID: 30775036 [PubMed - in process]
Publication date: March 2019Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Volume 107, Issue 3Author(s): Raymond A. Jean, Alexander S. Chiu, Jessica R. Hoag, Justin D. Blasberg, Daniel J. Boffa, Frank C. Detterbeck, Anthony W. KimBackgroundReadmissions after pulmonary lobectomy for lung cancer are important markers of healthcare quality for surgeons and hospitals. The implications on resources and quality are magnified when examining patients who require multiple readmissions within the perioperative period.MethodsThe Nationwide Readmission Database between 2013 and 2014 was investigated for patients with a primary diagnosis of l...
Emeritus Professor Beverley Raphael AM, MB BS, MD, FRANZCP, FRCPsych, Hon MD, FASSA. Med J Aust. 2019 Feb 18;: Authors: Burns PL, Delaney Am P PMID: 30773637 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSION: Trans-C18:1(n-7) and CLA can be used as biomarkers of dairy fat intake. Additionally, combining established with less established markers allowed even stronger predictions for dairy fat intake. PMID: 30773031 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
This study reviews the circumstances and medical causes of death of motor vehicle drivers who died in circumstances of sudden illness whilst behind the wheel in Victoria, Australia 2012-13. The driver’s fitness to drive assessment history was also examined to identify prevention opportunities.Deaths included in the study were those referred to a panel responsible for determining whether the driver fatality should be included in the official road toll, where prior doubt exists. A research team comprising of forensic physicians examined the case file of each death involving sudden illness.Forty-five driver deaths durin...
Conclusions: Preoperative analysis of retinal atrophy with optic coherence tomography allows a reliable assessment of the patient's visual outcome in CPs involving the optic chiasm. PMID: 30775061 [PubMed]
Experts at the University of Western Australia, Perth, examined data for overweight and obese men and women aged 55 to 80 at the start of the study.
A specific approach to mindfulness may increase sociability.
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