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William Withering Digitalis and the Pulse.

QJM 2019 Feb 20. Epub 2019 Feb 20.

Private, Cardiology.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz050DOI Listing
February 2019

Combating "Fake News" and social stigma after the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant incident - the importance of accurate longitudinal clinical data.

QJM 2019 Feb 18. Epub 2019 Feb 18.

Department of Public Health, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz049DOI Listing
February 2019

Witch-finding: from 17th century science to 21st century superstition.

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S Eaton

QJM 2019 Feb 18. Epub 2019 Feb 18.

School of History Anthropology Politics and Philosophy, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, BT7 1PB, UK, Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz047DOI Listing
February 2019

Does histoid leprosy represent a locally hyperimmune variant of lepromatous leprosy?

QJM 2019 Feb 18. Epub 2019 Feb 18.

Department of Pathology, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India.

Background: Histoid leprosy is a subtype of leprosy with distinct clinical presentation and histologic features. It accounts for less than 4 per cent of leprosy cases. The exact location of histoid leprosy along the immune spectrum and its relation to other subtypes is unclear. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz043DOI Listing
February 2019

Reduced use of emergency care and hospitalization in patients with post-stroke cognitive impairment treated with traditional Chinese medicine.

QJM 2019 Feb 18. Epub 2019 Feb 18.

School of Chinese Medicine, College of Chinese Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan.

Background: The effect of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) on the outcomes of dementia remains unclear. Our purpose is to compare the use of emergency care and hospitalization in patients with post-stroke cognitive impairment (PSCI) with or without treatment of TCM.

Methods: In a stroke cohort of 67521 patients with PSCI aged over 40 years obtained from the 23 million people in Taiwan's national health insurance between 2000 and 2007, we identified 6661 newly diagnosed PSCI patients who were treated with TCM and 6661 propensity score-matched PSCI patients who were not treated with TCM. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz044DOI Listing
February 2019

Follow up to monitor for potential development of immunoglobulin G4-related disease?

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Oscar M P Jolobe

QJM 2019 Feb 13. Epub 2019 Feb 13.

Manchester Medical Society, Medical Division, Simon Building, Brunswick Street, Manchester M13 9PL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz041DOI Listing
February 2019

Atrial Myxoma - the Great Masquerader.

QJM 2019 Feb 13. Epub 2019 Feb 13.

Division of Cardiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz042DOI Listing
February 2019
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Effects of Aspirin and Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs on the Risk of Cholangiocarcinoma: A Meta-Analysis.

QJM 2019 Feb 7. Epub 2019 Feb 7.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Mississippi, USA.

Background: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) can suppress the proliferation of cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) cells in vitro through inhibition of cyclooxygenase-2. However, the effects of aspirin and NSAIDs on the risk of CCA remain unclear. We performed this meta-analysis to assess the risk of biliary tract cancers in patients who take aspirin and/or NSAIDs. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz039DOI Listing
February 2019
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Ophthalmological manifestation in patients of tuberculous meningitis.

QJM 2019 Feb 5. Epub 2019 Feb 5.

Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, India.

Background: Vision impairment, blindness in particular is a devastating complication in patients with Tubercular meningitis. However information regarding ophthalmological manifestation and its impact on vision is sparse in the literature. This study evaluated the spectrum of ophthalmological manifestations in tuberculous meningitis, including retinal nerve fiber layer thickness assessment by optic coherence tomography and its correlation with visual and clinical outcome. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz037DOI Listing
February 2019
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Cerulean Cataract.

QJM 2019 Feb 5. Epub 2019 Feb 5.

Advanced Eye Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz038DOI Listing
February 2019

"18FDG PET/CT & Arterial Inflammation: Predicting Cardiovascular Events in Lung Cancer".

QJM 2019 Feb 2. Epub 2019 Feb 2.

Internal Medicine, Hospital Clínico Universitario Virgen de la Victoria, Department of Medicine and Dermatology (IBIMA), University of Malaga, Málaga, Spain.

18F-FDG PET/CT predicst cardiovascular disease. To analyze the predictive value of cardiovascular events from inflammation and arterial calcification in patients who underwent an 18F-FDG PET/CT for lung cancer. A retrospective study of 274 patients with primary lung neoplasia. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz036DOI Listing
February 2019

Gender-Based Comparison of Takotsubo Syndrome versus Patients with Myocardial Infarction.

QJM 2019 Jan 31. Epub 2019 Jan 31.

First Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Medical Centre Mannheim (UMM), University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany.

Disclosures: There is no potential conflict of interest to disclose for any of the co-authors.

Objectives: Takotsubo Syndrome (TTS) is an acute reversible left ventricular (LV) dysfunction. Recently published studies have highlighted a similar mortality rate as acute coronary syndrome (ACS). Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz033DOI Listing
January 2019
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Episcleral hemangioma in Sturge Weber syndrome.

QJM 2019 Feb 2. Epub 2019 Feb 2.

Advanced Eye Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz035DOI Listing
February 2019
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Mees Lines.

QJM 2019 Jan 31. Epub 2019 Jan 31.

Department of Internal Medicine, Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India. PIN- 160012.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz034DOI Listing
January 2019

Gender Difference in Clinical and Genetic Characteristics of Brugada Syndrome: SADS-TW BrS Registry.

QJM 2019 Jan 25. Epub 2019 Jan 25.

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Sciences, Shiga, Japan.

Background: Brugada syndrome (BrS) is a heritable sudden cardiac death (SCD) disease with male predominance. Information on gender difference of BrS remains scarce.

Aim: We aimed to investigate the gender difference of BrS in Han Chinese. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz028DOI Listing
January 2019
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Hypermethylation of ERа-A gene and high serum homocysteine level are correlated with cognitive impairment in white matter hyperintensity patients.

QJM 2019 Jan 28. Epub 2019 Jan 28.

Department of Neurology, the First Affiliated Hospital, Medical School of Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China.

Objective: To investigate the methylation status in promoter region of ERа-A gene and its relation with plasma homocysteine (Hcy) level and cognitive impairment in white matter hyperintensity (WMH) patients.

Patients And Methods: 210 patients aged 65 and older were selected. The methylation status of CpG islands in ERа-A gene promoter was analyzed by nested methylation-specific PCR. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz031DOI Listing
January 2019
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Saving the Melting Eye - Alkali Burns.

QJM 2019 Jan 23. Epub 2019 Jan 23.

Advanced Eye Centre, Department of Ophthalmology, Post graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz013DOI Listing
January 2019

Ferning Cataract in Penetrating Eye Injury.

QJM 2019 Jan 23. Epub 2019 Jan 23.

Advanced Eye Centre, Department of Ophthalmology, Post graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz026DOI Listing
January 2019

Response.

Authors:
Jiayin Miao

QJM 2019 Jan 25. Epub 2019 Jan 25.

Department of Neurology, Zhongshan Hospital, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz021DOI Listing
January 2019

Kayser-Fleischer Ring in Wilson's Disease.

QJM 2019 Jan 23. Epub 2019 Jan 23.

Advanced Eye Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz027DOI Listing
January 2019

"Acute syphilitic posterior placoid chorioretinitis".

QJM 2019 Jan 28. Epub 2019 Jan 28.

Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Hospital Jacques Monod, Le Havre, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz032DOI Listing
January 2019

Asteroid Hyalosis.

QJM 2019 Jan 25. Epub 2019 Jan 25.

Advanced Eye Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz029DOI Listing
January 2019

Iris Mammillations.

QJM 2019 Jan 23. Epub 2019 Jan 23.

Advanced Eye Centre, Department of Ophthalmology, Post graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz025DOI Listing
January 2019

Septic cerebral emboli as a risk factor for thrombolysis-related haemorrhagic transformation.

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Oscar M P Jolobe

QJM 2019 Jan 17. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

Manchester Medical Society, Simon Building, Brunswick Street, Manchester, M13 9PL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz022DOI Listing
January 2019

Foster Kennedy Syndrome.

QJM 2019 Jan 23. Epub 2019 Jan 23.

Advanced Eye Centre, Department of Ophthalmology, Post graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz024DOI Listing
January 2019

Pyogenic liver abscess and colorectal cancer screening: universal or selective?

QJM 2019 Jan 17. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

Department of Medicine, Department of Surgery, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz006DOI Listing
January 2019
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Exercise capacity reflects airflow limitation rather than hypoxaemia in patients with pulmonary arteriovenous malformations.

QJM 2019 Jan 17. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

NHLI Cardiovascular Sciences Imperial College London, UK; Respiratory Medicine, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London UK.

Background: Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations (PAVMs) generate a right-to-left shunt. Impaired gas exchange results in hypoxemia and impaired CO2 clearance. Most patients compensate effectively but a proportion are dyspneic, and these are rarely the most hypoxaemic. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz023DOI Listing
January 2019
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ALCAPA syndrome & risk of sudden death in young people.

QJM 2019 Jan 17. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

1st Cardiology Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz018DOI Listing
January 2019
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Pentagon Cataract.

QJM 2019 Jan 17. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

Advanced Eye Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcy294DOI Listing
January 2019
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Pyogenic liver abscess and colorectal cancer.

Authors:
Shih-Wei Lai

QJM 2019 Jan 17. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

College of Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz003DOI Listing
January 2019
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An understandable reluctance to undergo cardiac surgery.

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Oscar M P Jolobe

QJM 2019 Jan 17. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

Manchester Medical Society Simon Building Brunswick Street Manchester M13 9PL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz010DOI Listing
January 2019
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Constrictive pericarditis: To operate or not to operate (Response).

QJM 2019 Jan 17. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

Department of Anesthesiology, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz011DOI Listing
January 2019
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Vital Signs on Hospital Discharge and Readmission Rates.

QJM 2019 Jan 11. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

UPMC Pinnacle, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Background: Assessing the stability of a patient's vital signs in the 24 hours before discharge has been suggested as an objective and inexpensive way to determine safety for discharge.

Aim: To determine the association between unstable vital signs at the time of discharge with the readmission rate over a one-year period.

Design: An observational cohort multi-center study at three urban community hospitals using electronic health record data collected from November 1, 2016, to October 30, 2017. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz002DOI Listing
January 2019
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Classical metacarpal deformities in Rheumatoid Arthritis.

QJM 2019 Jan 15. Epub 2019 Jan 15.

Professor, Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Address: Department of Medicine, 3rd floor teaching block, AIIMS, New Delhi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz019DOI Listing
January 2019
6 Reads

Thalasaaemia & Extramedullary Haematopoiesis.

QJM 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Department of Internal Medicine, PGIMER, Chandigarh.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz008DOI Listing
January 2019
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Stroke in Parkinson's Disease.

QJM 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Department of Anesthesiology, Shuang Ho Hospital, Taipei Medical University, New Taipei City, Taiwan.

Background: The association between Parkinson's disease (PD) and stroke remains completely understood.

Aim: We aimed to investigate stroke risk and post-stroke outcomes in patients with PD.

Design: The retrospective cohort study included 1303 patients aged ≥ 40 years with new-diagnosed PD and 5212 non-PD adults were selected by frequency matching with age and sex in 2000-2005. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz015DOI Listing
January 2019
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Bone mineral density as a dose-response predictor for osteoporosis: a propensity score analysis of longitudinal incident study (KCIS no. 39).

QJM 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Department of Community and Family Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital Hsinchu Branch, Hsinchu, Taiwan.

Background: Osteoporosis is a global disease burden for aging society. The role of quantitative ultrasound(QUS) in the prediction for osteoporosis in a dose-response manner is hardly addressed.

Aim: We aimed to show the dose-response of QUS measurement in the prediction for osteoporosis by a community-based study. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz009DOI Listing
January 2019
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Lingual thyroid.

QJM 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Research Institute of Clinical Medicine of Chonbuk National University-Chonbuk National University Hospital, Chonbuk National University, Medical School, Jeonju, South Korea.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcy304DOI Listing
January 2019
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Primary hyperparathyroid bone disease.

QJM 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Department of Internal Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz012DOI Listing
January 2019
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Wunderlich syndrome, spontaneous ruptured renal angiomyolipoma & tuberous sclerosis.

QJM 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Department of Neurology, Tri-Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz004DOI Listing
January 2019
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Missed diagnostic opportunities during the natural history of HIV infection.

Authors:
Oscar M P Jolobe

QJM 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Manchester Medical Society Simon Building Brunswick Street Manchester M13 9PL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz014DOI Listing
January 2019
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Response to Letter to Editor.

QJM 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

MMC Monash Infectious Diseases, Infectious Diseases; Monash Centre for Inflammatory Diseases.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz016DOI Listing
January 2019
9 Reads

Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis.

QJM 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Professor, Department of Medicine, Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Kerala, India.

Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis is a rare cause of acute encephalitis caused by autoantibodies against N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor in the brain. The disease commonly affects young females and often presents as acute psychoses and movement disorders. We here report a case of a young female who presented with acute psychosis and was initially managed with anti-psychotics. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz005DOI Listing
January 2019
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Are we missing asthma COPD overlap (ACO) diagnosis among patient with COPD?

QJM 2019 Jan 10. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Department of Pulmonary Function lab, Tallaght University Hospital, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcz007DOI Listing
January 2019
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Spondyloarthropathy associated with glycogen storage disease type V mimicking polymyositis.

QJM 2019 Jan 4. Epub 2019 Jan 4.

Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nephrology and Kochi Medical School, Kochi University, Kohasu, Oko-cho, Nankoku, Kochi Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcy309DOI Listing
January 2019
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Influenza virus and Atherosclerosis.

QJM 2019 Jan 3. Epub 2019 Jan 3.

Vascular and Regenerative Research Laboratory, Galilee, Safed, Israel.

Influenza viruses infect the upper respiratory system, causing usually a self-limited disease with mild respiratory symptoms. Acute lung injury, pulmonary microvascular leakage and cardiovascular collapse may occur in severe cases, usually in the elderly or in immunocompromised patients. Acute lung injury is a syndrome associated with pulmonary edema, hypoxemia, and respiratory failure. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcy305DOI Listing
January 2019
2 Reads