Ann Surg 2000 Sep;232(3):381-91
Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.
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Viruses 2018 09 19;10(9). Epub 2018 Sep 19.
Department of Biomedical Science, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon 16499, Korea.
Behçet's disease (BD) affects multiple organs. It is mainly characterized by recurrent oral, skin, and genital aphthous ulcers, and eye involvement. Successful management of BD is increasing, although its etiology remains unclear. Read More
J Endourol 2018 Sep;32(9):781-790
Department of Urology, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology , Wuhan, P.R. China .
Background: Laparoscopy is widely used in the urological field. This systematic review and a meta-analysis were conducted to assess the clinical and surgical efficacy of the three-dimensional (3D) laparoscopic system in comparison with two-dimensional (2D) laparoscopy for treatment of different urological conditions.
Methods: Following guidelines of Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses, a systematic literature search in Web of Science, PubMed, Cochrane Library, and EMBase was carried out to identify relevant studies published up to May 2018. Read More
J Antimicrob Chemother 2017 10;72(10):2869-2878
Assistance Publique-Hôpiteaux de Paris, Hôpital Bichat-Claude Bernard, Paris, France.
Background: CD4 cell recovery following first-line combination ART (cART) is poorer in HIV-2+ than in HIV-1+ patients. Only large comparisons may allow adjustments for demographic and pretreatment plasma viral load (pVL).
Methods: ART-naive HIV+ adults from two European multicohort collaborations, COHERE (HIV-1 alone) and ACHIeV2e (HIV-2 alone), were included, if they started first-line cART (without NNRTIs or fusion inhibitors) between 1997 and 2011. Read More
J Med Internet Res 2013 Sep 9;15(9):e202. Epub 2013 Sep 9.
Strategic Center for Diabetes Research, University Diabetes Centre, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Background: Worldwide, eHealth is a rapidly growing technology. It provides good quality health services at lower cost and increased availability. Diabetes has reached an epidemic stage in Saudi Arabia and has a medical and economic impact at a countrywide level. Read More
S Afr Med J 2013 Jun 5;103(8):526-8. Epub 2013 Jun 5.
Orotta School of Medicine and Dentistry, Asmara, Eritrea.
Background: In Africa, breast cancer closely compares with cervical cancer as the most common malignancy affecting women and the incidence rates appear to be rising. Early detection of breast cancer is a key strategy for a good treatment outcome. However, there is no established protocol or guideline for management of breast cancer in Eritrea, East Africa. Read More