J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2017 Mar;27(3):S8-S10
Department of Radiology, Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad.
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J Ethnopharmacol 2017 Mar 30;199:91-96. Epub 2017 Jan 30.
Department of Chemistry, Rhodes University, PO Box 94, Grahamstown 6140, South Africa.
Ethnopharmacological Relevance: The roots, stem and leaves of Morinda lucida are used in some African countries as treatment against different types of fevers including yellow fever, malaria, trypanosomiasis and feverish conditions during child birth.
Aim Of The Study: To determine the in vitro cell toxicity and anti-malarial activity of the extracts of stem bark of M. lucida and to identify the secondary metabolites in the extract that may be responsible for this activity. Read More
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 2015 Sep 24;39(9):1602-8. Epub 2015 Jul 24.
INSERM U912 (SESSTIM), Aix-Marseille University, Marseille, France.
Background: Baclofen is a GABA-B receptor agonist currently used in the treatment of spasticity. In recent years, baclofen has been used to reduce craving, voluntary alcohol intake and withdrawal syndrome of alcoholic patients. To date, there are no data available to estimate the relationship between baclofen exposure and the variation of craving. Read More
BMC Public Health 2015 Apr 17;15:388. Epub 2015 Apr 17.
Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, Pretoria, South Africa.
Background: The proposal by the South African Health Ministry to implement HIV testing and counselling (HTC) at schools in 2011 generated debates about the appropriateness of such testing. However, the debate has been between the Ministries of Education and Health, with little considerations of the students. The main aim of the study was to assess the students' opinions and uptake of HIV testing and counselling in general, and the acceptability of the provision of HIV testing and counselling in schools. Read More
Acta Inform Med 2014 Jun 15;22(3):179-82. Epub 2014 Jun 15.
Zabol Medicinal Plants Research Center, Zabol University of Medical Sciences, Zabol, Iran ; Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Zabol University of Medical Sciences, Zabol, Iran.
Background And Purpose: The user's satisfaction with information system in fact denotes the extent the user is satisfied with the system's achievement in fulfilling his/her information requirements. This study tries to explore the users' satisfaction with hospital information systems (HISs) based on DeLone and McLean's model focusing on the medical-teaching hospitals of Isfahan city.
Methodology: This study which was applied and descriptive-analytical in nature was carried out in the medical-teaching hospitals of Isfahan city in 2009. Read More
Tissue Eng Part A 2014 Aug 21;20(15-16):2213-23. Epub 2014 Mar 21.
1 Department of Surgery, St. Vincent's Hospital, University of Melbourne , Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia .
Hyaline cartilage repair is a significant challenge in orthopedics and current techniques result in formation of fibrocartilage. Human infrapatellar fat pad (hIPFP)-derived mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are capable of differentiation into multiple tissue lineages, including cartilage and bone. Chondrogenesis is a crucial part of normal skeletal development but the molecular mechanisms are yet to be completely defined. Read More