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2013 - Volume 3 [Issue 1 (January-March)]

Contents

Original-research-article

HBV Infection in Italian and Non-Italian Patients in Northern Italy

 

Massimo De Paschale1*, Maria Teresa Manco1, Luisa Belvisi1, Carlo Magnani2, Tiziana Re2, Paolo Viganò2, Sara Biagiotti3, Francesca Capelli3, Antonino Mazzone3, Maria Pia Baldacci4, Aldo Ferrara4, Anna Lisa Neri5, Carlo Maria Guastoni5, Riccardo Armando Bonazzina6, Bruno Brando7 and Pierangelo Clerici1

1Microbiology Unit, Hospital of Legnano, Legnano (Milan), Italy.
2Infectious Diseases Department, Hospital of Legnano, Legnano (Milan), Italy.
3Division of Internal Medicine Hospital of Legnano, Legnano (Milan), Italy.

4Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy Unit, Hospital of Legnano, Legnano (Milan), Italy.
5Nephrology Unit, Hospital of Legnano, Legnano (Milan), Italy.
6Occupational Medicine Unit, Hospital of Legnano, Legnano (Milan), Italy.
7Blood Transfusion Centre, Hospital of Legnano, Legnano (Milan), Italy.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Evangelista Sagnelli, Second University of Naples, Italy.

(2) Brazzelli Valeria, Institute of Dermatology, Fondazione Policlinico IRCCS San Matteo, University of Pavia, Italy.

(3) Anonymous.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/749

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 1-12 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/1981

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Original-research-article

Cost and Outcome of Medical Emergency Teams (COMET) Study. Design and Rationale of a DutchMulti-Center Study

 

Jeroen Ludikhuize1*, Marcel G. W. Dijkgraaf2, Susanne M. Smorenburg1, Sophia E. J. A. de Rooij3, Anja H. Brunsveld-Reinders6, Peter Tangkau4, Bernard G. Fikkers5, Evert de Jonge6 and the COMET study group

1Academic Medical Center, Department of Quality Assurance and Process Innovation, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2Academic Medical Center, Clinical Research Unit, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
3Academic Medical Center, Department of Geriatrics, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
4Reinier de Graaf Hospital, Department of Intensive Care, PO Box 5011, 2600 GA, Delft, The Netherlands.
5Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Department of Intensive Care, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
6Leiden University Medical Center, Department of Intensive Care, Albinusdreef 2, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands.

Clinical investigators of the participating clinical centers:

Academic Medical Center, M.A. van Putten; BovenIJ hospital, R. D Jong; Catharina hospital, C. Kerkhoven; Diaconnessenhuis Leiden, H. de Jong; Gelre hospital, A. Braber; Ikazia hospital, M. Middelkoop; Kennemer Gasthuis, B.M. Kors; Medical Center Alkmaar, D.P. Sep; Medical Spectrum Twente, J.W. Vermeijden; Rijnland Hospital, P.K.C. van der Weijden; Rivas Beatrix Hospital, S. Koenders; Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital, M. Meertens; University Medical Center Leiden, A.H. Brunsveld-Reinders; Zaans Medical Center. M. Hoeksema.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Dev Jayaraman, Mcgill University, Canada.

(2) Jane H. Brice, UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine, USA.

(3) Paolo Calzavacca, Ospedale Uboldo, Cernusco sul Naviglio, Italy.

(4) Simon Cooper, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Monash University, Australia.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/750

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 13-28 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/1898

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Original-research-article

Expression of Blood-Brain Barrier Antigens in Non-Brain Derived Endothelial Cells Despite Lack of Astrocyte Interactions

 

Andrew J. MacDonald1 and Zia A. Khan1,2*

1Department of Pathology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada.
2Metabolism and Diabetes Research Program, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, ON, Canada.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Marian Simka, Poland.

(2) Anonymous.

(3) Hideki Chiba, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Japan.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/751

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 29-40 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/2056

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Original Research Article

Association of Polymorphisms in DAZL Gene with Male Infertility

 

Omar F. Khabour1*, Akram M. Al-azzam2, Almuthana A. Alfaouri2, Faheem Zayed3 and May F. Sadiq4

1Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan.
2King Hussein Medical Center, Amman, Jordan.
3Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology , Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan.
4Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Yarmouk University, Irbid 22110, Jordan.

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 41-48 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/2009

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Original-research-article

Assessment of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Patients’ Perception for Different Cardiovascular Risk Factors using Questionnaire

 

Antoaneta Gateva1* and Zdravko Kamenov1

1Clinic of endocrinology, University Hospital Alexandrovska, Medical University-Sofia, Bulgaria.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Anonymous.

(2) Alok Sachan, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, India.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/753

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 49-57 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/2078

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Review Article

Toll-like Receptors

 

Ho Sik Shin1*, Yeon Soon Jung1 and Hark Rim1

1Department of Internal Medicine, Kosin University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Anonymous.

(2) Anonymous.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/754

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 58-68 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/2071

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Case Study

A Case of the Syndrome of Acute Bilateral Basal Ganglia Lesions due to Hypoglycemia in Hemodialysis Patient

 

Sangeon Gwoo1, Ye Na Kim1, Ho Sik Shin1*, Yeon Soon Jung1 and Hark Rim1

1Department of Internal Medicine, Kosin University College of Medicine, 262 Gamcheon-ro, Seo-gu, Busan 602-702, Korea.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Andrea Salvati, Italy.

(2) Anonymous.

(3) Jordan Yuanzhi Li, School of Medicine, Flinders University, Australia.

(4) Vincenzo La Bella, University of Palermo, Italy.

(5) Maciej JuryƄczyk, Medical University of Lodz, Poland.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/755

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 69-74 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/2067

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Case Study

Two Cases of Baclofen-Induced Encephalopathy in Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis Patients

 

Junseop Lee1, Ho Sik Shin1*, Yeon Soon Jung1 and Hark Rim1

1Department of Internal Medicine, Kosin University College of Medicine Busan, Korea.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

(2) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Mary-Clare Waugh, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Australia.

(2) Anonymous.

(3) Pasquale Striano, University of Genova, Italy.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/756

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 75-79 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/2066

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Original-research-article

The Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is a Probability Process

 

David T. Mage1* and E. Maria Donner2

1David Mage Consulting, Newark, DE 19711, USA.
2Dupont Haskell Global Centers for Health and Environmental Sciences, Newark, DE 19711, USA.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Anonymous.

(2) Anonymous.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/757

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 80-93 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/1990

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Original-research-article

Surviving Sepsis Campaign Bundles Adherence and Their Limits in Surgical Patients with Septic Shock in an ICU

 

Manfred Weiss1*, Florian Lautenschlager2 and Franz Porzsolt2

1Clinic of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital Medical School, 89070 Ulm, Germany.
2Clinical Economics at the Institute of History, Philosophy and Ethics in Medicine, University of Ulm, 89075 Ulm, Germany.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Anonymous.

(2) Anonymous.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/758

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 94-107 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/1961

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Original-research-article

Survival by Time of Day of Hemodialysis in Korean Patients: A Single Center Study

 

Bo Ra Kim1, Jin Hee Park1, Ho Sik Shin1*, Yeon Soon Jung1  and Hark Rim1

1Department of Internal Medicine, Kosin University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Tibor Fulop, University of Mississippi Medical Center, USA.

(2) Anonymous.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/759

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 108-115 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/2069

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Original Research Article

Another Reason to Teach Complementary and Alternative Medicine

 

Mark Reed1*, Katrin Werwick2 and Markus Herrmann2

1Oxford Deanery School of General Practice, England; Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany (Visiting Researcher).
2Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany.

 

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DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/1472

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Original Research Article

Breakfast Habits and Family Structure Associated with Overweight and Obesity in General Basic Students, Ecuador

 

Natalia Romero-Sandoval1,2,3*, Alexandra Guanopatin1, Gustavo Gallegos1, Andrés Collaguazo1, Paulina Sáenz1, Verónica Latorre1, Verónica Egas1, Oscar Flores2,3, Mireia Utzet2 and Miguel Martín2

1Instituto Superior de Postgrado, Facultad de Ciencias Médicas, Universidad Central del Ecuador, Quito, Sodiro E8-134 y Valparaíso, Ecuador.
2Red de Investigación GRAAL, Unidad de Bioestadistica, Fac Medicina, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, España. Cerdanyola del Valles, 08219, España, Spain.
3Municipio del Distrito Metropolitano de Quito, Quito, Ecuador. Rocafuerte Oe8-89 entre Imbabura y Chimborazo, Ecuador.

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 128-139 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/2144

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Original-research-article

Is the Total Score of the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale Associated with Suicide Attempts or Suicides?

 

Janus Christian Jakobsen1,2*, Erik Simonsen2, Kirsten Buch Rasmussen and Christian Gluud1

1Copenhagen Trial Unit, Centre for Clinical Intervention Research, Department 3344 Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark.
2Psychiatric Research Unit, Copenhagen University Hospital and Region Zealand, Roskilde, Denmark.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Janet B. W. Williams, Columbia University, USA.

(2) Anonymous.

(3) Anonymous.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/810

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 140-152 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/1709

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Original-research-article

rs11655505 (c.-2265 C/T) Variant in BRCA1 Promoter is not associated with Breast Cancer Risk in South India

 

Tarique N Hasan1*, B. Leena Grace2, Gowhar Shafi3 and Rabbani Syed4

1R & D Center, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, TN, India.
2Department of Biotechnology, V. M. University, Salem, TN, India.
3Department of Molecular Biology, Institute of Genetics and Hospital for Genetic Diseases, Hyderabad, India.
4Department of Genetics, Mahavit Hospital and Research Center Hyderabad, India.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Anonymous.

(2) Nurhan Cucer, Erciyes University, Turkey.

(3) Kwiatkowski Fabrice, France.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/811

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 153-161 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/2082

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Original-research-article

A Comparison of Mental Health Problems among Children with Alopecia Areata or Atopic Dermatitis and Their Parents

 

Charilaos Karambetsos1, Constantinos Kouskoukis1, George Giannakopoulos2*, Eirini Agapidaki2, Constantinos Mihas2, Alexandra Katsarou3, Constantinos Miridakis4, Argiro Vatakis2 and Gerasimos Kolaitis2

1Department of Dermatology, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece.
2Department of Child Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, “Aghia Sophia” Children’s Hospital, Athens, Greece.
3Department of Dermatology, Athens University Medical School, “Andreas Syggros” Hospital, Athens, Greece.
4Department of Dermatology, “Penteli” Children’s Hospital, Athens, Greece.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Karen Aanensen, Wake Forest Baptist Hospital, USA.

(2) Andrea Evers, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Netherlands.

(3) Ketil Hanssen-Bauer, Norway.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/812

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 162-172 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/1586

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Original Research Article

Effects of Cissus populnea and Panax ginseng on Flutamide-Induced Testicular Defect in Pre-Pubertal Male Rats

 

A. A. Oremosu1, V. O. Arowosaye1, E. N. Akang2 and R. B. Bassey3*

1Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine of the University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.
2Department of Anatomy, Benue State University, Nigeria.
3Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Uyo, Nigeria.

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 173-181 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/1701

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Original-research-article

Long Term Outcome after Hemorrhagic Stroke Surgery (LOMSS) in Hong Kong Chinese

 

George Kwok Chu Wong1*, Sandy Wai Lam1 and Wai Sang Poon1

1Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Paolucci Stefano, Fondazione S. Lucia – IRCC, Italy.

(2) Anonymous.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/821

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 182-188 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/1717

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Case Study

Primary Pyomyositis Mimicking Soft-tissue Sarcoma: A Case Report

 

Amreeta Dhanoa1*, Vivek Ajit Singh2 and Anushya Vijayananthan3

1Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University Sunway Campus, 46150 Sunway, Malaysia.
2Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
3Department of Biomedical Imaging, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Anonymous.

Reviewers:

(1) Anonymous.

(2) Remco de Bree, VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands.

(3) Andrea Borgo, University Hospital of Padova, Italy.

(4) Serafin Garcia Mata, Complejo Hospitalario de Navarra, Spain.

(5) Tim B Hunter, University of Arizona, USA.

(6) Ashish Anand, Saint Catherine of Siena Medical Center, USA.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/835

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 189-197 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/1852

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Original-research-article

Prevalence and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci in Rawalpindi, Pakistan

 

Irum Perveen1*, Abdul Majid2, Sobia Knawal3, Iffat Naz1, Shama Sehar1, Safia Ahmed1 and Muhammad Asam Raza4

1Department of Microbiology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, 45320, Pakistan.
2Department of Internal Medicine, Military Hospital, Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
3Department of Animal Sciences, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, 45320, Pakistan.
4Department of Chemistry, Hafiz hayat Campus, University of Gujrat, Gujrat, Pakistan.

 

Article Information

Editor(s):

(1) Jia Xu, University of Texas-M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, USA.

Reviewers:

(1) Anonymous.

(2) Marcelo J. Mimica, Santa Casa School of Medicine, Brazil.

Complete Peer review History: http://www.sciencedomain.org/review-history/837

 

[Abstract]    Full Article - PDF    Page 198-209 Article Metrics

DOI : 10.9734/BJMMR/2013/2109

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