J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 2011 May-Jun;17(3):219-22
NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, USA.
Addict Behav 2021 Jun 13;122:107019. Epub 2021 Jun 13.
Department of Psychology, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea. Electronic address:
Background And Aims: Research has suggested that considering gaming motives can be useful in differentiating between heterogenous online game users. This study validated the Korean version of the Motives for Online Gaming Questionnaire (K-MOGQ) and attempted to reconcile the mixed findings on its factor structure. We also examined the incremental validity of the K-MOGQ beyond the personality variables implicated in Internet gaming disorder (IGD). Read More
J Pain Symptom Manage 2021 Jun 20. Epub 2021 Jun 20.
University of Colorado School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine.
Context: During the COVID-19 pandemic, community-based research studies experienced prolonged shutdowns unless able to pivot to remote study procedures.Objectives: To describe the revision of two National Institutes of Health funded community-based palliative-focused clinical trials serving underserved populations to accommodate remote subject enrollment and examine its impact.Methods: Transitioning to remote processes required multiple protocol and procedural changes including: altering informed consent processes; reducing the number of surveys administered; adding internet access as an inclusion criterion. Read More
Cancer 2021 Jun 23. Epub 2021 Jun 23.
Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta, Georgia.
Background: Therapeutic misconception (TM) refers to research subjects' failure to distinguish the goals of clinical research from standard personal care. TM has traditionally been determined by questioning the patient about the research study's purpose. Recent research, however, has questioned whether TM is as prevalent as reported due to discrepancies between patient/researcher interpretations of TM questions. Read More
Braz J Biol 2021 21;82:e243283. Epub 2021 Jun 21.
Center for Animal Sciences & Fisheries, University of Swat, Swat, Pakistan.
Infectious agents cause serious diseases in humans worldwide and are responsible for the high rate of morbidity and mortality. The prevalence and epidemiology of infectious disease (HCV) in the hospital visited patients referred by the physicians through the initial findings and their associated risk factors were studied in Swat. The data of 174 infected patients were collected during the period of 2015 to 2017 from two clinical laboratories of Tehsil Matta Swat. Read More
JAMA Surg 2021 Jun 23. Epub 2021 Jun 23.
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham Foundation Trust, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Importance: Ninety-day mortality rates after esophagectomy are an indicator of the quality of surgical oncologic management. Accurate risk prediction based on large data sets may aid patients and surgeons in making informed decisions.Objective: To develop and validate a risk prediction model of death within 90 days after esophagectomy for cancer using the International Esodata Study Group (IESG) database, the largest existing prospective, multicenter cohort reporting standardized postoperative outcomes. Read More