Radiother Oncol 2021 Feb 26. Epub 2021 Feb 26.
Hacettepe University Medical School, Department of Radiation Oncology, Ankara, Turkey.
Urol J 2020 Nov 23. Epub 2020 Nov 23.
Service de chirurgie pédiatrique, Hôpital Mère-Enfant, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Limoges, 8 Avenue Dominique Larrey, 87042 Limoges, France.
Purpose: To assess the long-term outcomes of patients treated for distal hypospadias. Assessment of long-term follow-up for a homogeneous population with hypospadias is difficult and there has consequently been a paucity of publications in this regard.Materials And Methods: A retrospective review was carried out to compile cases of distal hypospadias operated at our center between 1990 and 1999 according to the MAGPI procedure. Read More
Med Ultrason 2021 Feb 8;23(1):36-41. Epub 2020 Oct 8.
Limoges University Hospital, Pediatric Surgery, 2 avenue Martin Luther King, 87000 Limoges.
Aims: Anterior anal displacement is a condition that is difficult to define: is it merely an anatomical variation within the range of normality or is it a genuine malformation? In order to improve early diagnosis of anterior displacement of the anus, this study assessed the feasibility of transperineal ultrasound (US) in routine practice for use as first-line management.Materials And Methods: Sagittal perineal US was performed on 187 female infants aged between 3 and 9 weeks. The ultrasound was performed randomly, either by a senior or a junior radiologist. Read More
Plants (Basel) 2020 Sep 11;9(9). Epub 2020 Sep 11.
Department of AGRARIA, Mediterranean University of Reggio Calabria, Loc. Feo di Vito snc, 89122 Reggio Calabria, Italy.
Knowledge on alien species is needed nowadays to protect natural habitats and prevent ecological damage. The presence of new alien plant species in Italy is increasing every day. Calabria, its southernmost region, is not yet well known with regard to this aspect. Read More
Int J Cardiol 2020 10 7;316:266-271. Epub 2020 May 7.
Department of Electrophysiology, HELIOS Heart Center Leipzig, University of Leipzig, Germany.
Background: Patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIED) necessitate comprehensive cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) examinations. The aim of this study was to provide data on CMR image quality and feasibility of functional assessment of the right heart in patients with CIED depending on the device type and imaging sequence used.Methods: 120 CIED carriers (Insertable cardiac monitoring system, n = 13; implantable loop-recorder, n = 22; pacemaker, n = 30; implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD), n = 43; and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator (CRT-D), n = 12) underwent clinically indicated CMR imaging using a 1. Read More