NIH launches HerbList, a mobile app on herbal products
[em]App offers easy access to scientifically backed information on herbs and herbal products[/em]To help consumers navigate information about popular herbs and herbal supplements, the National Institutes of Health ’s National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health has launchedHerbList ™– an app for research-based information about the safety and effectiveness of herbal products.
ConclusionsPrimary tumour-related factors on initial TURBT that predicted PUM (at RC) were involvement of the ureteric orifice(s) and presence of associated CIS. These results may help to select patients who can be selectively offered intraoperative frozen section analysis.
Abstract Lamin proteins are type V intermediate filament proteins (IFs) located inside the cell nucleus. They are evolutionarily conserved and have similar domain organization and properties to cytoplasmic IFs. Lamins provide a skeletal network for chromatin, the nuclear envelope, nuclear pore complexes and the entire nucleus. They are also responsible for proper connections between the karyoskeleton and structural elements in the cytoplasm: actin and the microtubule and cytoplasmic IF networks. Lamins affect transcription and splicing either directly or indirectly. Translocation of active genes into the close pro...
Conclusions: We conclude that the downregulation of OCSC markers may signal a reduction in OCSC population following MMP20/DSPP silencing in OSCC cells, while also increasing their sensitivity to cisplatin. Thus, our findings suggest a potential role for DSPP and MMP20 in sustaining OCSC population in OSCCs, possibly, through mechanism(s) that alter OCSC sensitivity to treatment with chemotherapeutic agents such as cisplatin. PMID: 30002682 [PubMed - in process]
Authors: Jacob JE, Cherian A, Gopakumar K, Iype T, Yohannan DG, Divya KP Abstract Chaotic analysis is a relatively novel area in the study of physiological signals. Chaotic features of electroencephalogram have been analyzed in various disease states like epilepsy, Alzheimer's disease, sleep disorders, and depression. All these diseases have primary involvement of the brain. Our study examines the chaotic parameters in metabolic encephalopathy, where the brain functions are involved secondary to a metabolic disturbance. Our analysis clearly showed significant lower values for chaotic parameters, correlation dimensi...
Conclusion: The presence of headache, mood disorders, psychosis, depression, and other neuropsychological manifestations in a patient with JSLE should prompt investigations into diagnosis of the primary nervous system involvement in order to reduce mortality and morbidity. PMID: 30002929 [PubMed]
VITAMIN D deficiency could cause bone deformities and pain, meaning it is important to get enough from daily activities and in the diet. The essential vitamin can easily be obtained by either standing in sunlight or eating certain foods. Try eating this to help avoid a vitamin D deficiency.
Conclusion WEB-treated aneurysms with adequate occlusion at three-month angiography remained stable during serial 3T MRA follow-up of 18-36 months. One PCA aneurysm reopened during the 6- to 18-month interval. Once the WEB-treated aneurysm is adequately occluded in the short term, later reopening is uncommon. PMID: 30001648 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Conclusions Endovascular flow diversion is a viable option in the acute phase after SAH due to the rupture of a blister aneurysm. Implants with reduced thrombogenicity, obviating dual-platelet function inhibition, and flow diverters for vessel bifurcations would extend the indications for this treatment modality. PMID: 30001647 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
HIGH blood pressure is diagnosed by a reading over 140/90 mmHg. Commonly caused by a poor diet and lack of activity, blood pressure can be lowered by making lifestyle changes. Try these three exercises to lower blood pressure.
Publication date: August 2018Source: European Journal of Radiology, Volume 105Author(s):