The expression of miRNA-152-3p and miRNA-185 in tumor tissues versus margin tissues of patients with chemo-treated breast cancer
Breast cancer (BC) is the most significant and lethal type of cancer in women. Although there are many newly develop chemotherapy drugs for patients with BC treating at various stages, drug resistance is the m... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 16, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Asma Safi, Soheila Delgir, Khandan Ilkhani, Azam Samei, Seyyed Reza Mousavi, Zahra Zeynali-Khasraghi, Milad Bastami and Mohammad Reza Alivand Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Effects of task difficulty during practice on learning a dynamic balance task in healthy young adults: An intervention study
Cross-sectional studies reported increased postural sway during balance tasks with a high (e.g., unipedal stance on foam ground) compared to a low (e.g., unipedal stance on firm ground) level of task difficult... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 16, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Simon Schedler, Pascal Leifeld, Tim Seidel, Dennis Brueckner and Thomas Muehlbauer Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Computer-aided clinical image analysis for non-invasive assessment of tumor thickness in cutaneous melanoma
Computerized clinical image analysis is shown to improve diagnostic accuracy for cutaneous melanoma but its effectiveness in preoperative assessment of melanoma thickness has not been studied. The aim of this ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 14, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Marios Papadakis, Alexandros Paschos, Andreas Manios, Percy Lehmann, Georgios Manios and Hubert Zirngibl Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on athletes with disabilities preparing for the Paralympic Games in Tokyo
The main aim of the study was to assess the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on athletes preparing for the Tokyo 2021 Paralympic Games during 1 month of lockdown in Poland. The study involved 166 athletes (106 male... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 14, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Piotr Urba ński, Łukasz Szeliga and Tomasz Tasiemski Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Evaluating the Chichewa version of the London Measure of Unplanned Pregnancy in Malawi: a validation update
To investigate the psychometric properties of the validated Chichewa version of the London Measure of Unplanned Pregnancy in a large representative community-based sample in Malawi, a low-income country. We co... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 10, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Jennifer A. Hall, Judith Stephenson and Geraldine Barrett Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Exiguobacterium sp. is endowed with antibiotic properties against Gram positive and negative bacteria
In order to isolate and identify bacteria that produce potentially novel bactericidal/bacteriostatic compounds, two ponds on the campus of the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) were targeted as part of a... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 8, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Nicole T. Cavanaugh, Anutthaman Parthasarathy, Narayan H. Wong, KayLee K. Steiner, Jonathan Chu, Joseph Adjei and Andr é O. Hudson Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Pain-Track: a time-series approach for the description and analysis of the burden of pain
To present the Pain-Track, a novel framework for the description and analysis of the pain experience based on its temporal evolution, around which intensity and other attributes of pain (texture, anatomy), int... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 5, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Wladimir J. Alonso and Cynthia Schuck-Paim Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Examining the relationship between interpersonal support and retention in HIV care among HIV+  nursing mothers in Uganda
The global burden of HIV on women and pediatric populations are severe in sub-Saharan Africa. Global child HIV infection rates have declined, but this rate remains quite high in sub-Saharan Africa due to Mothe... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 3, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Jerry John Nutor, Pascal Agbadi, Thomas J. Hoffmann, Geoffrey Anguyo and Carol S. Camlin Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Translation and cultural adaptation of the Pregnancy Physical Activity Questionnaire into Danish using the dual-panel approach: comparison with outcomes from an alternative translation approach
Physical activity reduces the risk of pregnancy-related complications. However, pregnant women often reduce their physical activity levels and do not follow the WHO ’s physical activity recommendations during p... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 3, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Jannie Tygesen Schmidt, Josephine Nielsen, Allan Riis and Birgit Tine Larsen Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Demographic and policy-based differences in behaviors and attitudes towards driving after marijuana use: an analysis of the 2013 –2017 Traffic Safety Culture Index
Marijuana policies in the United States have become more permissive, motivating research on demographic and policy-based differences in behaviors and attitudes towards driving after marijuana use. The Traffic ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 3, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Marco H. Benedetti, Li Li, Lucas M. Neuroth, Kayleigh D. Humphries, Ashley Brooks-Russell and Motao Zhu Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Three-month early change in prostate-specific antigen levels as a predictive marker for overall survival during hormonal therapy for metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer
To date, there are no useful markers for predicting the prognosis of metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer (mHSPC). We evaluated the effect of early changes in prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels aft... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 3, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Shotaro Nakanishi, Masato Goya, Mitsuyoshi Tamaki, Takuma Oshiro and Seiichi Saito Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Access to the 340B Drug Pricing Program: is there evidence of strategic hospital behavior?
The 340B Drug Pricing Program allows hospitals to purchase covered drugs at a discount and potentially generate profit if they are reimbursed at rates that exceed 340B acquisition prices. Disproportionate shar... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 3, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Karen Mulligan, John A. Romley and Rebecca Myerson Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Evaluation of sleep quality and anxiety in Italian pediatric healthcare workers during the first wave of COVID-19 pandemic
The aim of this study was to evaluate sleep quality and psychological effects on pediatric healthcare workers during the first wave of COVID-19 epidemic in Italy and to evaluate differences between primary and... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - June 2, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Paola Di Filippo, Marina Attanasi, Giulia Dodi, Annamaria Porreca, Massimiliano Raso, Sabrina Di Pillo and Francesco Chiarelli Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Data management plan for a community-level study of the hidden burden of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Colombia
Cutaneous leishmaniasis is a vector-borne parasitic disease whose lasting scars can cause stigmatization and depressive symptoms. It is endemic in remote rural areas and its incidence is under-reported, while ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 31, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Oscar Javier Oviedo Sarmiento, Mar ía del Mar Castro, Yenifer Orobio Lerma, Leonardo Vargas Bernal, Andrés Navarro and Neal D. E. Alexander Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Exploring intervention components in association with changes in preschool children ’s vegetable intake: the BRA-study
The present study aimed to explore kindergarten staffs ’ perceived usefulness of intervention components in association with changes in children’s vegetable intake and vegetables served in the kindergarten. Ass... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 31, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Anne Lene Kristiansen, Anne Himberg-Sundet, Mona Bjelland, Nanna Lien, Ren é Holst and Lene Frost Andersen Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Antibiotic resistance pattern and frequency of cagA and vacA genes in Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from patients in Tabriz city, Iran
This study aimed to determ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 31, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Farnaz Rasi-Bonab, Abolfazl Jafari-Sales, Mohammad Amin Shaverdi, Tahereh Navidifar, Morteza Saki, Atosa Ghorbani, Abimbola Olumide Adekanmbi, Behboud Jafari and Sara Naebi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Exploring the mechanisms of collaboration between the Tuberculosis and Diabetes Programs for the control of TB-DM Comorbidity in Ghana
To explore the mechanisms of collaboration between the stakeholders, including National Tuberculosis Control Program (NTP) and the Non-Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Program (NCDCP) at the nationa... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 31, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Rita Suhuyini Salifu and Khumbulani W. Hlongwana Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Whole gene analysis of a genotype G29P[6] human rotavirus strain identified in Central African Republic
In this study we describe a RVA strain detected from a 6-month-old chi... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 31, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Virginie Banga-Mingo, Mathew D. Esona, Naga S. Betrapally, Rashi Gautam, Jose Jaimes, Eric Katz, Diane Waku-Kouomou, Michael D. Bowen and Ionela Gouandjika-Vasilache Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Using infographics to improve trust in science: a randomized pilot test
This study describes the iterative process of selecting an infographic for use in a large, randomized trial related to trust in science, COVID-19 misinformation, and behavioral intentions for non-pharmaceutica... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 29, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Jon Agley, Yunyu Xiao, Esi E. Thompson and Lilian Golzarri-Arroyo Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Development of a novel selective medium for culture of Gram-negative bacteria
Although many bacterial culture media are available commercially, there is a continuous effort to develop better selective media for bacteria, which cannot be grown on existing media. While exploring antibacte... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 29, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Shooq Yousef Al-blooshi, Mustafa Amir Abdul Latif, Nour K. Sabaneh, Michael Mgaogao and Ashfaque Hossain Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Applicability of human-specific STR systems, GlobalFiler ™ PCR Amplification Kit, Investigator 24plex QS Kit, and PowerPlex® Fusion 6C in chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)
This study aimed to validate the cross-reactivity of three widely known human-specific STR identif... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 29, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Abhishek Singh, Vivek Sahajpal, Mukesh Thakur, Lalit Kumar Sharma, Kailash Chandra, Deepika Bhandari and Arun Sharma Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Leptospirosis in febrile patients with suspected diagnosis of dengue fever
This study was carried out to determine the prevalence of leptospirosis among febrile patients with a suspicious clinical diagnosis of dengue fever in northern Peru. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 29, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Juana del Valle-Mendoza, Carlos Palomares-Reyes, Hugo Carrillo-Ng, Yordi Tarazona-Castro, Sungmin Kym, Miguel Angel Aguilar-Luis, Luis J. del Valle, Ronald Aquino-Ortega, Johanna Martins-Luna, Isaac Pe ña-Tuesta, Eduardo Verne and Wilmer Silva-Caso Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Potential prognostic value of PD-L1 and NKG2A expression in Indonesian patients with skin nodular melanoma
This study aimed to investigate the correlations between the mRNA expression levels of PD-L1 ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 28, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Ridwan Dwi Saputro, Hanggoro Tri Rinonce, Yayuk Iramawasita, Muhammad Rasyid Ridho, Maria Fransiska Pudjohartono, Sumadi Lukman Anwar, Kunto Setiaji and Teguh Aryandono Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Ethanologenesis and respiration in a pyruvate decarboxylase-deficient Zymomonas mobilis
Zymomonas mobilis is an alpha-proteobacterium with a rapid ethanologenic pathway, involving Entner –Doudoroff (E–D) glycolysis, pyruvate decarboxylase (Pdc) and two alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH) isoenzymes. Pyruvate... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 28, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Reinis Rutkis, Inese Strazdina, Zane Lasa, Per Bruheim and Uldis Kalnenieks Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Retinoschisis and Norrie disease: a missing link
Retinoschisis and Norrie disease are X-linked recessive retinal disorders caused by mutations in RS1 and NDP genes respectively. Both are likely to be monogenic and no locus heterogeneity has been reported. Howev... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 26, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Rahini Rajendran, Dhandayuthapani Sudha, Subbulakshmi Chidambaram, Hemavathy Nagarajan, Umashankar Vetrivel and Jayamuruga Pandian Arunachalam Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Retrieving and processing agro-meteorological data from API-client sources using R software
The main purpose of this publication is to help users (students, researchers, farmers, advisors, etc.) of weather data with agronomic purposes (e.g. crop yield forecast) to retrieve and process gridded weather... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 26, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Adrian A. Correndo, Luiz H. Moro Rosso and Ignacio A. Ciampitti Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Extract from phyllosphere bacteria with antibiofilm and quorum quenching activity to control several fish pathogenic bacteria
The objective of this research were to screen quorum quenching activity compound from phyllosphere bacteria as well as antibiofilm activity against several fish pathogen bacteria such as Aeromonas hydrophila, Str... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 25, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Olivia Nathalia and Diana Elizabeth Waturangi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Steroid 21-hydroxylase gene variants and late-life depression
A feature of late-life depression is alterations of the stress hormone system. The CYP21A2 gene encodes for the steroid 21-hydroxylase enzyme which is required for the biosynthesis of mineralocorticoids and gluco... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 25, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Marie-Laure Ancelin, Joanna Norton, Karen Ritchie, Isabelle Chaudieu and Joanne Ryan Tags: Research note Source Type: research

The effects of a mitochondrial targeted peptide (elamipretide/SS31) on BAX recruitment and activation during apoptosis
Elamipretide (SS31) is a mitochondria-targeted peptide that has reported functions of stabilizing mitochondrial cristae structure and improving mitochondrial bioenergetics. Several studies have documented cell... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 22, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Joshua A. Grosser, Rachel L. Fehrman, Dennis Keefe, Martin Redmon and Robert W. Nickells Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Effects of topical gel formulation of Ficus carica latex on cutaneous leishmaniasis induced by Leishmania major in BALB/c mice
The current study aimed to evaluate the effects of Ficus carica latex on the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL), induced by Leishmania major. A 5% topical gel with F. carica latex was prepared. BALB/c mice... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 22, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Ali Pouryousef, Erfan Eslami, Sepehr Shahriarirad, Sina Zoghi, Mehdi Emami, Mohammad Reza Cheraghi, Bardia Zamiri, Soliman Mohammadi-Samanii and Bahador Sarkari Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Human biting rhythm of Anopheles gambiae Giles, 1902 (Diptera: Culicidae) and sleeping behaviour of pregnant women in a lagoon area in Southern Benin
In the framework of EVALMOUS study aiming to assess the use and effectiveness of mosquito nets by pregnant women and other members of their household in a lagoon area in southern Benin, the behaviour of pregna... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 22, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Armel Dj ènontin, Aziz Bouraima, Christophe Soares, Seun Egbinola and Gilles Cottrell Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Fast-track recovery program after cardiac surgery in a teaching hospital: a quality improvement initiative
Fast-track cardiac anesthesia (FTCA) is a technique that may improve patient access to surgery and maximize workforce utilization. However, feasibility and factors impacting FTCA implementation remain poorly e... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 22, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Patryck Lloyd-Donald, Wen-Shen Lee, James W. Hooper, Dong Kyu Lee, Alice Moore, Nikhil Chandra, Peter McCall, Siven Seevanayagam, George Matalanis, Stephen Warrillow and Laurence Weinberg Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Current obesity was associated with hypertension in children born very low birth weight
Previous studies from the developed countries showed that children born very low birth weight have a higher risk of hypertension compared with that of the normal birth weight controls. However, studies regardi... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 21, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Chompoonut Limratchapong, Pracha Nuntnarumit, Wischuri Paksi and Kwanchai Pirojsakul Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Genome data of four Pythium insidiosum strains from the phylogenetically-distinct clades I, II, and III
We employed the Illumina NGS platform to sequence genomes of 4 different strains of the pathogenic oomycete Pythium insidiosum, the causative agent of pythiosis. These strains were isolated from humans in Thailan... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 21, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Theerapong Krajaejun, Weerayuth Kittichotirat, Preecha Patumcharoenpol, Thidarat Rujirawat, Tassanee Lohnoo and Wanta Yingyong Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Opioid use, motivation to quit, and treatment status related to COVID-19: a cross-sectional study
Persons who use opioids may be at elevated risk of harm from the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, yet few data currently exist that can be used to examine this risk. As part of a rapid response su... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 20, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Maria A. Parker, Jon Agley, Zachary W. Adams and Andrea C. Villanti Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Arylated gold nanoparticles have no effect on the adipogenic differentiation of MG-63 cells nor regulate any key signaling pathway during the differentiation
MG-63 cells that have osteoblastic and adipogenic differentiation potential were evaluated for internalization, and adipogenic differentiation in the presence and absence of the covalently functionalized aryl ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 19, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Muhammad Abdulwahab, Amir Ali Khan, Sallam Hasan Abdallah, Muhammad Nasir Khan Khattak, Bizuneh Workie, Mohamed Mehdi Chehimi and Ahmed Ali Mohamed Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Association of vitamin D-binding protein and vitamin D3 with insulin and homeostatic model assessment (HOMA-IR) in overweight and obese females
Equivocal association the contribution of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) and the well-accepted role of vitamin D-binding protein (VDBP) on bioavailability of 25(OH)D or its independent roles, has led to possibl... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 19, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Leila Setayesh, Krista Casazza, Nariman Moradi, Sanaz Mehranfar, Habib Yarizadeh, Abbas Amini, Mir Saeed Yekaninejad and Khadijeh Mirzaei Tags: Research note Source Type: research

In vivo assessment of a single adenine mutation in 5 ′UTR of Endothelin-1 gene in paediatric cases with severe pulmonary hypertension: an observational study
Endothelin-1 plays an important role in the pathogenesis of severe pulmonary hypertension. The  + 139 ‘A’, adenine insertion variant in 5′UTR of edn1 gene has been reported to be associated with increased expressi... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 19, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Abhishek Kumar, Minati Choudhury, Sakshi Dhingra Batra, Kriti Sikri and Anushree Gupta Tags: Research note Source Type: research

A model-agnostic approach for understanding heart failure risk factors
Understanding the risk factors for developing heart failure among patients with type 2 diabetes can contribute to preventing deterioration of quality of life for those persons. Electronic health records (EHR) ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 17, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Seyed M. Miran, Stuart J. Nelson and Qing Zeng-Treitler Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Are caveolin-1 minor alleles more likely to be risk alleles in insulin resistance mechanisms in metabolic diseases?
Obesity and insulin resistance (IR) are interrelated in a range of ways. The IR-obesity relationship is not a cause-and-effect association. Molecular biology research has made tremendous strides in discovering... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 17, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Faezeh Abaj, Said Abdul Ghafour Saeedy and Khadijeh Mirzaei Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Amaranth leaf extract protects against hydrogen peroxide induced oxidative stress in Drosophila melanogaster
Amaranths leaves are rich in ascorbic acid and polyphenol compounds which have antioxidant activity. The aim of this study was to evaluate their in vivo antioxidant activity. The effect of consumption of Amara... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 17, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Ndinawe Johnmark and Hellen W. Kinyi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Shortcomings of SARS-CoV-2 genomic metadata
The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has prompted one of the most extensive and expeditious genomic sequencing efforts in history. Each viral genome is accompanied by a set of metadata which supplies important information ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 17, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Landen Gozashti and Russell Corbett-Detig Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Fairness in household financial contribution to the Iran ’s healthcare system from 2008 to 2018
This study aimed to measure financial protection using ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 17, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Ali Darvishi, Mostafa Amini-Rarani, Mohammad Hossein Mehrolhassani and Vahid Yazdi-Feyzabadi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Qualitative ultrastructural analysis of the submandibular salivary glands after administration of khat: in vivo study
Khat (Catha edulis Forssk) plant has been widely chewed for its psychostimulatory effects in the African and Arabian Peninsula, particularly in Yemen. Considering the khat leaves are gradually chewed without swal... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 13, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Gamilah Al-Qadhi and Rabab Mubarak Tags: Research note Source Type: research

TGIF-DB: terse genomics interface for developing botany
Pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum) is a staple cereal crop for semi-arid regions. Its whole genome sequence and deduced putative gene sequences are available. However, the functions of many pearl millet genes are ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 13, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Daisuke Tsugama and Tetsuo Takano Tags: Data note Source Type: research

De novo transcriptome analysis for examination of the nutrition metabolic system related to the evolutionary process through which stick insects gain the ability of flight (Phasmatodea)
Insects are the most evolutionarily successful groups of organisms, and this success is largely due to their flight ability. Interestingly, some stick insects have lost their flight ability despite having wing... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 13, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Takuma Sakamoto, Shunya Sasaki, Nobuki Yamaguchi, Miho Nakano, Hiroki Sato, Kikuo Iwabuchi, Hiroko Tabunoki, Richard J. Simpson and Hidemasa Bono Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Early lactate and glucose kinetics following return to spontaneous circulation after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
Lactate has been shown to be preferentially metabolized in comparison to glucose after physiological stress, such as strenuous exercise. Derangements of lactate and glucose are common after out-of-hospital car... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 13, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Pedro Freire Jorge, Rohan Boer, Rene A. Posma, Katharina C. Harms, Bart Hiemstra, Bas W. J. Bens and Maarten W. Nijsten Tags: Research note Source Type: research

COVID19-CT-dataset: an open-access chest CT image repository of 1000+  patients with confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis
The ongoing Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has drastically impacted the global health and economy. Computed tomography (CT) is the prime imaging modality for diagnosis of lung infections in COVID... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 12, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Shokouh Shakouri, Mohammad Amin Bakhshali, Parvaneh Layegh, Behzad Kiani, Farid Masoumi, Saeedeh Ataei Nakhaei and Sayyed Mostafa Mostafavi Tags: Data note Source Type: research

The association between deficiency of nutrient intake and resting metabolic rate in overweight and obese women: a cross-sectional study
This study aimed to examine the relationship between resting metabolic rate (RMR) and dietary i... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 12, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Seyedeh Forough Sajjadi, Atieh Mirzababaei, Afsoun Abdollahi, Farideh Shiraseb and Khadijeh Mirzaei Tags: Research note Source Type: research

A simple cognitive task intervention to prevent intrusive memories after trauma in patients in the Emergency Department: A randomized controlled trial terminated due to COVID-19
This randomised controlled trial (RCT) aimed to investigate the effects of a simple cognitive task intervention on intrusive memories ("flashbacks") and associated symptoms following a traumatic event. Patient... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - May 10, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Marie Kanstrup, Laura Singh, Katarina E. G öransson, Beau Gamble, Rod S. Taylor, Lalitha Iyadurai, Michelle L. Moulds and Emily A. Holmes Tags: Research note Source Type: research