13,264 results match your criteria days transferred


Pediatric Home Parenteral Nutrition in France: A six years national survey.

Clin Nutr 2021 Aug 14;40(10):5278-5287. Epub 2021 Aug 14.

Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Necker-Enfants Malades University of Paris-UFR Paris Descartes, Certified Center for Home Parenteral Nutrition, Reference Center for Rare Digestive Diseases in Children, Paris, France. Electronic address:

Background And Aims: Home Parenteral Nutrition (HPN) is the cornerstone management for children suffering from chronic intestinal failure (CIF). In France, HPN is organized from a network of 7 certified centers located in University Hospitals spread across the national territory. This study aims to review the data involving children on HPN over a 6-years period in France to outline the global and continuous improvement in care. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF

Identification of Leaf Spot and Stem Rot on Plectranthus verticillatus Caused by Rhizoctonia solani AG-4 HGI in China.

Plant Dis 2021 Sep 17. Epub 2021 Sep 17.

Northeast Agricultural University, 12430, College of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China;

Plectranthus verticillatus (Swedish ivy) is a plant in the family Lamiaceae (Labiatae), native to South-east Africa, that is commonly grown as a houseplant in China. In June 2018, the initial symptoms water-soaked spots were found on the stem base of sixteen P. verticillatus plants (1-year-old plants) in a commercial greenhouse, situating at Daxing district, Beijing, China (116°22'E, 39°42'N), where there were 150 potted P. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

First Report of Leaf Spot Disease On Microstegium vimineum Caused by Bipolaris setariae in China.

Plant Dis 2021 Sep 17. Epub 2021 Sep 17.

Tongwei RoadNanjing, China, 210095;

Microstegium vimineum, a Poaceae annual C4 plant, occurred widely in crop fields, tea gardens, orchards, under forests and roadsides in most provinces and regions south of the Yellow River, China. It was introduced into the eastern USA causing ecological and environmental damage (Stricker, 2016). In October 2015, M. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Case report: change of dominant strain during dual SARS-CoV-2 infection.

BMC Infect Dis 2021 Sep 16;21(1):959. Epub 2021 Sep 16.

Central Research Institute of Epidemiology of the Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing, 111123, Moscow, Russia.

Background: The dual infection with SARS-CoV-2 is poorly described and is currently under discussion. We present a study of two strains of SARS-CoV-2 detected in the same patient during the same disease presentation.

Case Presentation: A patient in their 90 s was hospitalised with fever. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Dietary crude protein levels during growth phase affects reproductive characteristics but not reproductive efficiency of adult male Japanese quails.

Anim Biosci 2021 Aug 25. Epub 2021 Aug 25.

Department of Veterinary Medicine, Federal University of Lavras, Lavras, 37200 Brazil.

Objective: The objective was to evaluate the influence of different dietary crude protein (CP) levels during the growth phase on reproductive characteristics and reproductive efficiency as well as the body development of adult male Japanese quail.

Methods: Three hundred one-day-old male quails were distributed into five treatments with diets containing different CP levels (18%, 20%, 22%, 24%, and 26%) in a completely randomized design, with six replicates of ten birds each. The CP diets were applied only during the growth phase (1 to 35 days). Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF

Comparison of pregnancy outcomes following the transfer of early-developmental stage embryos and blastocysts produced by somatic cell nuclear transfer in Camelus dromedarius.

Anim Reprod Sci 2021 Sep 8;233:106842. Epub 2021 Sep 8.

UAE Biotech Research Center, P.O. Box 30310, Al Wathba South, Al Wathba, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Electronic address:

The embryonic stage, site of embryo transfer in the reproductive tract of the surrogate, and embryo transfer method are important for the successful production of offspring. In the present study, there was comparison of pregnancy rates in camels following the surgical transfer of early-developmental stage embryos at Day 2 and transvaginal transfer of blastocysts at Day 7. Embryos were produced by somatic cell nuclear transfer using in vivo-matured oocytes and ear fibroblasts as donor cells. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Comparison of tissue pharmacokinetics of esflurbiprofen plaster with flurbiprofen tablets in patients with knee osteoarthritis: A multicenter randomized controlled trial.

Biopharm Drug Dispos 2021 Sep 16. Epub 2021 Sep 16.

Department of Joint Surgery and Sport Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan.

This open-label, multicenter, prospective, randomized controlled trial aimed to determine the effectiveness of esflurbiprofen plaster (SFPP) and flurbiprofen tablets (FPTs) on knee osteoarthritis in patients scheduled for total knee arthroplasty by comparing the transfer of esflurbiprofen and flurbiprofen to tissues and fluids. Thirty-eight patients were randomly assigned in a 1:1 ratio to receive SFPP or FPT. Both groups were then divided into four subgroups, according to whether they received the final dose of SFPP or FPT at 2, 7, 12, or 24 h before planned surgery. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Relationship between primary stroke center volume and time to endovascular thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke.

Eur J Neurol 2021 Sep 15. Epub 2021 Sep 15.

Department of Neurology, Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Background: We investigated whether the annual volume of patients with acute ischemic stroke referred from a primary stroke center (PSC) for endovascular treatment (EVT) is associated with treatment times and functional outcome.

Methods: We used data from the MR CLEAN Registry (2014-2017). We included patients with acute ischemic stroke of the anterior circulation who were transferred from a PSC to a comprehensive stroke center (CSC) for EVT. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

COVID-Associated Pulmonary Aspergillosis and Its Related Outcomes: A Single-Center Prospective Observational Study.

Cureus 2021 Aug 7;13(8):e16982. Epub 2021 Aug 7.

Pharmacy, Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad, PAK.

Background and objective Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA) is a frequent complication among neutropenic patients. It is increasingly being reported in critical coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients requiring ICU admission and invasive mechanical ventilation (IMV) and is known as COVID-associated pulmonary aspergillosis (CAPA). We conducted this large prospective observational study to determine the frequency of CAPA and its outcomes in the ICU population. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF

Early Prediction for Persistent Inflammation-Immunosuppression Catabolism Syndrome in Surgical Sepsis Patients.

Int J Gen Med 2021 9;14:5441-5448. Epub 2021 Sep 9.

Department of Critical Care Medicine, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, People's Republic of China.

Objective: To find the predictors for persistent inflammation-immunosuppression catabolism syndrome in ICU surgical septic patients.

Design: Single center observation study.

Participants: Inclusion: 1) patients ≥18, 2) admitted to the ICU after major surgery or transferred to the ICU within 48 hours after the diagnosis of sepsis following the definition of sepsis-3. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Pediatric laparoscopic partial cystectomy for the treatment of benign bladder tumors and urachal cysts.

BMC Urol 2021 Sep 15;21(1):128. Epub 2021 Sep 15.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Qilu Hospital of Shandong University, Jinan, China.

Objective: To investigate the feasibility and efficacy of carrying out pediatric laparoscopic partial cystectomies (LPC) when treating benign bladder tumors and urachal cysts.

Methods: Retrospectivey analyzing 4 clinical cases involving children with bladder tumors, which were collected from October 2017 to December 2018. In these clinical cases, there were 3 male children and 1 female child, aged from 4. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Effect of flunixin meglumine treatment during and after embryo transfer on the pregnancy rate in cattle.

Reprod Domest Anim 2021 Sep 14. Epub 2021 Sep 14.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey.

This study aimed to determine the effect of flunixin meglumine treatment during and after the transfer of in vivo produced embryos to Angus (cows) and Holstein (cows and heifers) breeds of cattle on pregnancy rate. Holstein cows were used as donors in the study. A double dose of prostaglandin F2α was administered to the recipient animals for synchronization. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Patients' experiences in the intensive care unit in Jordan: A cross-sectional study.

Nurs Forum 2021 Sep 15. Epub 2021 Sep 15.

School of Dentistry, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan.

Aims: The purpose of this study was to describe the experiences of Jordanian patients during their stay in intensive care unit (ICU) and to explore associated factors.

Background: Various factors can negatively affect patients' experiences and lead to negative consequences that can affect their outcomes.

Materials & Methods: A descriptive, correlational design was used to collect data from 150 patients using the Intensive Care Experience Questionnaire through structured interviews after being transferred from medical and surgical ICUs to general wards. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

The time course of molecular acclimation to seawater in a euryhaline fish.

Sci Rep 2021 Sep 13;11(1):18127. Epub 2021 Sep 13.

Swire Institute of Marine Science, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China.

The Arabian pupfish, Aphanius dispar, is a euryhaline fish inhabiting both inland nearly-freshwater desert ponds and highly saline Red Sea coastal lagoons of the Arabian Peninsula. Desert ponds and coastal lagoons, located respectively upstream and at the mouths of dry riverbeds ("wadies"), have been found to potentially become connected during periods of intense rainfall, which could allow the fish to migrate between these different habitats. Flash floods would therefore flush Arabian pupfish out to sea, requiring a rapid acclimation to a greater than 40 ppt change in salinity. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Implementation and 1-year follow-up of the cardiovascular ICU standardised handover.

BMJ Open Qual 2021 Sep;10(3)

Anesthesiology, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

Background: Miscommunication during clinical handover can lead to partial information transfer and healthcare provider dissatisfaction. We hypothesised that a quality improvement project to standardise the cardiovascular intensive care unit (CVICU) handover could improve healthcare provider satisfaction and reduce information omission.

Methods: After institutional review board approval, the operating room (OR) to CVICU handover was audited prior, post and 1 year after standardisation implementation. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Phytophthora cactorum causing bleeding canker of Acer x freemanii in southern Idaho.

Plant Dis 2021 Sep 13. Epub 2021 Sep 13.

university of idaho, Ada County Extension, Boise, Idaho, United States;

Since 2018, bleeding cankers have been observed on maple trees in multiple home gardens in southwest Idaho. The cankers ooze a dark sap and and are approximately 10 cm to 35 cm in diameter. Cankers typically occur on the main trunk but are also present on scaffold branches in severe infecrions. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

First report of root rot caused by () on hydroponically grown collard greens ().

Plant Dis 2021 Sep 13. Epub 2021 Sep 13.

Tri Cal, TriCal Diagnostics, 8100 Arroyo Circle, Gilroy, California, United States, 95020;

Collards (Brassica oleracea var. acephala) are grown throughout the United States. Hydroponic greens are more common now due to technological advances lowering the cost and increasing the efficacy of production. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

First Report of Causing Leaf Spot Disease on in China.

Plant Dis 2021 Sep 13. Epub 2021 Sep 13.

Guangxi University for Nationalities, 47874, Guangxi Colleges and Universities Key Laboratory of Utilization of Microbial and Botanical Resources, 188 Daxuedong Road, Nanning, Guangxi, China, 530006.

(Thunb.) Rchb. f. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Evaluation of (Graviola) leaves activity against experimental trichinellosis: and studies.

J Helminthol 2021 Sep 13;95:e53. Epub 2021 Sep 13.

Department of Medical Parasitology, kafrelsheikh Faculty of Medicine, Kafrelsheikh University, ElGiesh street, kafrelsheikh governorate, 33516, Egypt.

Our work aimed to evaluate the possible effect of Annona muricata (Graviola) leaf extract on Trichinella spiralis in in vitro and in vivo studies. Trichinella spiralis worms were isolated from infected mice and transferred to three culture media - group I (with no drugs), group II (contained Graviola) and group III (contained albendazole) - then they were examined using the electron microscope. In the in vivo study, mice were divided into five groups: GI (infected untreated), GII (prophylactically treated with Graviola for seven days before infection), GIII (infected and treated with Graviola), GIV (infected and treated with albendazole) and GV (infected and treated with a combination of Graviola plus albendazole in half doses). Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

A case report of unexpected right-to-left shunt under mechanical support for post-infarction ventricular septal defect: evaluation with haemodynamic simulator.

Eur Heart J Case Rep 2021 Aug 31;5(8):ytab209. Epub 2021 Aug 31.

Department of Cardiology, Circulatory System Research Foundation, Fukuoka, Japan.

Background: Post-myocardial infarction ventricular septal defect (PIVSD) is a complication of acute myocardial infarction with high mortality. A percutaneous left ventricular assist device, Impella, is currently used in maintaining haemodynamic stability in PIVSD.

Case Summary: A 65-year-old man was transferred to our hospital for treatment of acute myocardial infarction of the proximal right coronary artery. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF

Novel Compound Heterozygous Variant Leading to Nonketotic Hyperglycinemia: Case Report and Literature Review.

Front Pediatr 2021 27;9:725930. Epub 2021 Aug 27.

Department of Neonatology, Children's Hospital of Hebei Province, Shijiazhuang, China.

Nonketotic hyperglycinemia (NKH) is a lethal autosomal recessive disease resulting from alterations in glycine metabolism, commonly caused by mutations in glycine decarboxylase (). The symptoms of NKH usually manifest in the neonatal period, and can be categorized into severe NKH and attenuated NKH based on the clinical outcome. To date, only a few NKH cases have been reported in China. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF

The Added Burden of Transfer Status in Patients Undergoing Surgery After Sustaining a Periprosthetic Fracture of the Hip or Knee.

Cureus 2021 Aug 1;13(8):e16805. Epub 2021 Aug 1.

Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, USA.

Background A significant proportion of patients who sustain periprosthetic fractures are transferred to another institution for definitive care. There is limited understanding of the impact of transfer on outcomes. Methods The American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) was utilized to identify patients who sustained periprosthetic fractures of the hip or knee requiring surgical intervention. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF

Outcomes of Patients with Malignancy Admitted to the Intensive Care Units: A Prospective Study.

Crit Care Res Pract 2021 1;2021:4792309. Epub 2021 Sep 1.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

Introduction: Decisions regarding whether advanced cancer patients should be admitted to the ICU are based on a complex suite of considerations, including short- and long-term prognosis, quality of life, and therapeutic options to treat cancer. We aimed to describe demographic, clinical, and survival data and to identify factors associated with mortality in critically ill advanced cancer patients with nonelective admissions to general ICUs.

Materials And Methods: Critically ill adult (≥18 years old) cancer patients nonelectively admitted to the intensive care units at the American University of Beirut Medical Center between August 1 2015 and March 1 2019 were included. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Survival from a Triple Co-Infection of COVID-19, HIV, and Tuberculosis: A Case Report.

Int Med Case Rep J 2021 2;14:611-615. Epub 2021 Sep 2.

School of Medicine, Institute of Health Sciences, Wollega University, Nekemte, Ethiopia.

Introduction: The triple burden of COVID-19, human immune virus (HIV), and TB co-infection is one of the contemporary challenges to this globe. People living with chronic medical diseases such as HIV and TB are more likely to experience poor outcomes from COVID-19. This study aimed to report survival from triple co-infection with PTB, HIV, and COVID-19 in Wollega University referral hospital (WURH), western Ethiopia. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

Acute-phase electroencephalography for an infantile atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2021 Aug 28;209:106922. Epub 2021 Aug 28.

Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.

Background: Primary brain tumor is a leading cause of death in cancer-bearing children. Acutely progressive patterns of electroencephalography (EEG) remain to be investigated for children with rapidly growing brain tumors.

Case Report: A 14-month-old boy was transferred to our department for prolonged seizures and unrecovered consciousness on his fifth day of illness. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF

Interleukin-10 Producing T Lymphocytes Attenuate Dermal Scarring.

Ann Surg 2021 10;274(4):627-636

Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Laboratory for Regenerative Tissue Repair, Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.

Objective: Demonstrate the impact of IL-10 producing T lymphocytes on mediating dermal scarring.

Summary Background Data: We demonstrated that CD4+ cells are essential to improving postinjury wound healing and preventing fibrosis. CD4+ subsets secrete differential cytokine and growth factor profiles, though their role in fibrosis is not known. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
October 2021

Fate of sulfamethoxazole in compost, manure and soil amended with previously stored organic wastes.

Sci Total Environ 2021 Aug 30;803:150023. Epub 2021 Aug 30.

Université Paris-Saclay, INRAE, AgroParisTech, UMR ECOSYS, 78850 Thiverval-Grignon, France.

Application of organic wastes as soil fertilizers represents an important route of agricultural soil contamination by antibiotics such as sulfamethoxazole (SMX). Soil contamination may be influenced by the storage time of organic wastes before soil spreading. The objective of this work was to study the fate of SMX in two organic wastes, a co-compost of green waste and sewage sludge and a bovine manure, which were stored between 0 and 28 days, then incorporated in an agricultural soil that has never received organic waste and monitored for 28 days under laboratory conditions. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF

Management and outcomes of patients on maintenance dialysis during the first and second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in Geneva, Switzerland.

Swiss Med Wkly 2021 08 27;151(33-34). Epub 2021 Aug 27.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland.

Background: Patients on maintenance dialysis are at high risk for serious complications from COVID-19 infection, including death. We present an overview of local experience with dialysis unit management and reorganisation, local epidemiology and outcomes during the COVID-19 outbreak in Geneva, Switzerland, where SARS-CoV-2 incidence was one of the highest in Europe.

Methods: All SARS-CoV-2-positive outpatients on maintenance dialysis were transferred from their usual dialysis facility to the Geneva University Hospitals dialysis unit to avoid creation of new clusters of transmission. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF

First report of causing fruit rot of spaghetti squash in California.

Plant Dis 2021 Sep 8. Epub 2021 Sep 8.

California Department of Food and Agriculture Plant Pest Diagnostics Center, 210324, Sacramento, California, United States;

Spaghetti squash ( L. subsp. ) is a yellow-skinned squash that forms translucent spaghetti-like strands when cooked. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF
September 2021

[Distribution of exogenous nitrogen fractions and their fate in moss-dominated biological soil crusts].

Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 2020 Aug;31(8):2653-2662

College of Land Science and Technology, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100193, China.

Nitrogen (N) labeled with N was evenly added into plots of moss-dominated biological soil crusts (BSCs) and bare soil on the Chinese Loess Plateau. After that, the surface BSCs and bare soil samples were continuously collected within 1-30 days. The N content of each N fraction in soil, microorganisms, and mosses was measured for each sample. Read More

View Article and Full-Text PDF