Australas J Dermatol 2019 Aug 24;60(3):254-256. Epub 2019 Jan 24.
Department of Dermatology, Austin Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Am J Clin Nutr 2021 May 8. Epub 2021 May 8.
Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
Background: Obesity-associated low-grade inflammation contributes to the development of cardiovascular disease (CVD). Apples are rich in anti-inflammatory bioactives including polyphenols and fiber.Objectives: We aimed to determine the effects of regular apple consumption on fasting plasma biomarkers of inflammation (primary outcome), endotoxemia, carbohydrate and lipid metabolism (glucose, insulin, triacylglycerol; secondary outcomes), and peripheral blood mononuclear cell (PBMC)-secreted cytokines (secondary outcome) in individuals with overweight and obesity. Read More
Int J Dermatol 2021 May 8. Epub 2021 May 8.
Departamento de Dermatología, Instituto de Biomedicina, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Hospital Vargas Clínica El Ávila, Caracas, Venezuela.
Background: The infection by coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been associated with multiple cutaneous manifestations, although characterization of them in Hispanic patients with darker skin phototypes is lacking. The objective of this study is to characterize the clinical dermatological manifestations associated with COVID-19 infection in cases with few or without general symptoms in patients from Latin America.Methods: Cross-sectional study using a questionnaire that was made for health professionals (physicians with a specialty in dermatology) to investigate dermatological lesions associated with COVID-19 infection in patients from 25 countries of Latin America. Read More
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2021 May 8. Epub 2021 May 8.
DOS in Zoology, University of Mysore, Mysore, 570006, India.
Ocimum basilicum essential oil (EO) was evaluated for its biological effects on M. domestica. Characterization of O. Read More
Trials 2021 May 7;22(1):330. Epub 2021 May 7.
Laureate Institute for Brain Research, 6655 South Yale Ave., Tulsa, OK, 74136, USA.
Background: Neurocognitive deficits (NCDs) and associated meta-cognition difficulties associated with chronic substance use often delay the learning and change process necessary for addiction recovery and relapse prevention. However, very few cognitive remediation programs have been developed to target NCDs and meta-cognition for substance users. The study described herein aims to investigate the efficacy of a multi-component neurocognitive rehabilitation and awareness program termed "Neurocognitive Empowerment for Addiction Treatment" (NEAT). Read More
J Med Case Rep 2021 May 8;15(1):229. Epub 2021 May 8.
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia.
Background: Sheehan's syndrome is hypopituitarism due to pituitary gland necrosis resulting from hemorrhagic shock during pregnancy. It is a rare complication with varied manifestations and a considerable delay in diagnosis.Case Presentation: We describe the case of a 45-year-old Ethiopian woman who presented with generalized fatigue for 18 years which progressed to anorexia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain of 6 years' duration, for which she was treated symptomatically throughout these years. Read More