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Comparison of Four Bowel Cleansing Agents for Colonoscopy and the Factors Affecting their Efficacy. A Prospective, Randomized Study.

J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 2021 May 3. Epub 2021 May 3.

Department of Medicine, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University and Military University Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic.

Background And Aims: Adequate bowel preparation is essential for successful and effective colonoscopy. Several types of cleansing agents are currently available including low-volume solutions. The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of four different bowel cleansing agents. Read More

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Hygroscopicity and mass transfer limit of mixed glutaric acid/MgSO/water particles.

Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc 2021 Apr 8;258:119790. Epub 2021 Apr 8.

The Institute of Chemical Physics, Key Laboratory of Cluster Science, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing 100081, PR China.

Tropospheric aerosols are usually complex mixtures of inorganic and organic components, which show non-ideal behavior in hygroscopicity, mass transfer, and partitioning between gas and aerosols. In this study, we applied a novel approach based on a combination of a pulse RH controlling system and a rapid scan vacuum FTIR spectrometer to investigate the mass transfer limit of magnesium sulfate/glutaric acid (GA) mixture aerosol particles. The liquid water band area of the aerosols is used to reveal the mass transfer limit during the rapid pulse RH downward and upward processes. Read More

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Review of binary, ternary and quaternary mixtures for induction and maintenance of opioid free anesthesia.

Farm Hosp 2021 Apr 21;45(3):135-141. Epub 2021 Apr 21.

MRI Department. Central Research Services, Universidad de Almería, Almería. Spain.

Objective: To describe and organize the current information available on  binary, ternary and/or quaternary mixtures used in opioid-free anesthesia (OFA), as well as their physicochemical stability, in order to  facilitate its correct administration, optimize its use, and prevent potential  effectiveness and safety issues.

Method: A systematic review of the literature on OFA was conducted in  PubMed/Medline, Trissel, Micromedex, Lexicomp,  ww.ahfsdruginformation. Read More

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Green synthesis of bioemulsifier and exopolysaccharides by Brevibacillus borstelensis and process parameters optimization using response surface model, genetic algorithm and NSGA.

J Environ Manage 2021 Apr 30;291:112667. Epub 2021 Apr 30.

Department of Biotechnology, National Institute of Technology Raipur, Raipur, India. Electronic address:

Bioemulsifier and exopolysaccharides are industrially important biomolecules produced by microorganisms using green technology. They have applications in food, biomedical, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries and hence high yield of both products becomes necessary. The current study showed that Brevibacillus borstelensis has a potential to produce bioemulsifier and exopolysaccharide simultaneously but yield of both products is limited. Read More

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The role of magnesium in the management of acute and long-term symptoms caused by tetanus in two dogs.

Top Companion Anim Med 2021 Apr 29:100535. Epub 2021 Apr 29.

Companion Animal Clinic, School of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Tetanus in dogs is a relatively uncommon neurological disease caused by the sporogenic bacillus Clostridium tetani. This disease is associated with prolonged hospitalization and mortality rates from 8-50%. A 2-year-old, neutered male King Charles Spaniel and an approximately 8- months-old female Mongrel dog presented to Companion Animal Clinic with symptoms of muscle rigidity and generalized stiffness. Read More

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Possible antiapoptotic and neuroprotective effects of magnesium sulfate on retina in a preterm hypoxic-ischemic rat model.

Turk J Med Sci 2021 May 2. Epub 2021 May 2.

Background: The effects of systemic magnesium sulfate (MgSO4) on retina in preterm hypoxic-ischemic (HI) rat model are not known. Our aim was to investigate the effects of MgSO4 on retinal ganglion cell (RGC) count, retinal ganglion cell (RGC) apoptotic index, retinal vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2 (VEGFR-2) and glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) expressions in preterm HI rat model.

Materials And Methods: Fifteen postnatal day (PND) 7 rat pups were divided into 3 groups: 1. Read More

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MR T1 mapping for quantifying brain manganese deposition in type C hepatic encephalopathy rats.

Biometals 2021 Apr 29. Epub 2021 Apr 29.

Department of Radiology, Jinshan Hospital of Fudan University, 1508 Longhang Road, Shanghai, 201508, China.

To evaluate magnetic resonance (MR) T1 mapping for quantifying brain manganese (Mn) deposition in type C hepatic encephalopathy (CHE) rats and to investigate the mechanism of magnesium sulfate (MgSO) therapy. Thirty Sprague-Dawley rats were randomly assigned into normal control group (NC, n = 6) and CHE groups (n = 24). Thioacetamide (TAA) was used for modeling CHE rats. Read More

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Effect of Neuroprotective Magnesium Sulfate Treatment on Brain Transcription Response to Hypoxia Ischemia in Neonate Mice.

Int J Mol Sci 2021 Apr 20;22(8). Epub 2021 Apr 20.

INSERM-UMR1245, Team 4, Epigenetics and Physiopathology of Neurodevelopmental Brain Lesions, Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie, Normandie Université Rouen, 22 Boulevard Gambetta, 76183 Rouen, France.

MgSO is widely used in the prevention of preterm neurological disabilities but its modes of action remain poorly established. We used a co-hybridization approach using the transcriptome in 5-day old mice treated with a single dose of MgSO (600 mg/kg), and/or exposed to hypoxia-ischemia (HI). The transcription of hundreds of genes was altered in all the groups. Read More

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Beneficial Effects of Natural Mineral Waters on Intestinal Inflammation and the Mucosa-Associated Microbiota.

Int J Mol Sci 2021 Apr 21;22(9). Epub 2021 Apr 21.

UMR UCA-INRAE 454 MEDIS, Microbiology, Digestive Environment and Health, Centre de Recherche en Nutrition Humaine-Auvergne, Université Clermont Auvergne, 63001 Clermont-Ferrand, France.

Natural mineral water (NMWs) intake has been traditionally used in the treatment of various gastrointestinal diseases. We investigated the effect of two French NMWs, one a calcium and magnesium sulphate, sodium chloride, carbonic, and ferruginous water (NMW1), the other a mainly bicarbonate water (NMW2) on the prevention of intestinal inflammation. Intestinal epithelial cells stimulated with heat inactivated or HO were treated with NMWs to evaluate the anti-inflammatory effects. Read More

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Synergistic effect of carboxyl and sulfate groups for effective removal of radioactive strontium ion in a Zr-metal-organic framework.

Water Sci Technol 2021 Apr;83(8):2001-2011

State Key Laboratory of Separation Membranes and Membrane Processes, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Tiangong University, Tianjin 300387, China.

Rapid removal of radioactive strontium from nuclear wastewater is of great significance for environmental safety and human health. This work reports the effective adsorption of strontium ion in a stable dual-group metal-organic framework, Zr(OH)(BDC-(COOH))(SO) (Zr-BDC-COOH-SO), which contains strontium-chelating groups (-COOH and SO) and a strongly ionizable group (-COOH). Zr-BDC-COOH-SO exhibits very rapid adsorption kinetics (<5 min) and a maximum adsorption capacity of 67. Read More

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Effects of maternal magnesium sulfate treatment on newborns.

Pediatr Int 2021 Apr 27. Epub 2021 Apr 27.

Department of Pediatrics, Aichi Medical University, Nagakute, Japan.

Background: Antenatal magnesium sulfate (MgSO ) has been used in mother, but the influence of MgSO on the fetus is unclear. The purpose of this study is to determine whether longer antenatal MgSO exposure correlates with adverse effects in newborns.

Methods: The clinical data of 77 infants born to mothers treated with MgSO were collected. Read More

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Magnesium Sulfate: an adjunctive therapy in the first hour of management of rapid atrial fibrillation in the emergency department.

Tunis Med 2021 Feb;99(2):225-231

Introduction: Rapid Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common arrhythmia in emergency department (ED) that requires an urgent control of ventricular rate.

Aim: To evaluate the safety and efficiency of magnesium sulfate as an adjunctive therapy in addition to usual care for rapid AF in emergency department.

Methods: This was a prospective, randomized, double-blind study. Read More

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February 2021

Induced normothermia ameliorates the procoagulant host response in human endotoxaemia.

Br J Anaesth 2021 Apr 23. Epub 2021 Apr 23.

Laboratory of Experimental Intensive Care and Anaesthesiology, Amsterdam University Medical Centers, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; Department of Intensive Care Medicine, OLVG Hospital, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Background: Dysregulation of coagulation occurs commonly in sepsis, ranging from mild coagulopathy with decreased platelets to disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC). We investigated the effect of induced normothermia on coagulation during lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced endotoxaemia in healthy volunteers.

Methods: Twelve volunteers received an infusion of bacterial lipopolysaccharide (Escherichia coli; 2 ng kg) and were assigned to either induced normothermia or control. Read More

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Magnesium sulfate reduces postoperative pain in women with cesarean section: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

Pain Pract 2021 Apr 25. Epub 2021 Apr 25.

Anesthesia department, Tianjin Central Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital, Tianjin Key Laboratory of Human Development and Reproductive Expansion, Tianjin, China.

Objectives: The use of magnesium sulfate (MgSO ) as an adjunct in different anesthetic regimens for cesarean section (CS) delivery often reports conflicting results. This study aimed to review the effectiveness of magnesium sulfate on improving postoperative analgesia after CS systematically.

Methods: PubMed, Embase, and the Cochrane library were searched for randomized controlled trials (RCTs) published from inception to February 2020. Read More

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Can magnesium sulfate prophylaxis reduce colistin nephrotoxicity?

Nefrologia 2021 Apr 20. Epub 2021 Apr 20.

Selcuk University Faculty of Medicine, Nephrology Department, Konya, Turkey.

The study aimed to investigate the role of magnesium sulfate prophylaxis in nephrotoxicity caused by colistin. Thirty Wistar Albino rats were divided into four groups: control, colistin, magnesium (Mg), and Mg+colistin. The drugs were administered to the groups for seven days. Read More

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Successful Management of Refractory Torsades De Pointes Due to Drug-Induced Long QT Syndrome Guided by Point-of-Care Monitoring of Ionized Magnesium.

Cureus 2021 Mar 17;13(3):e13939. Epub 2021 Mar 17.

Department of Anesthesiology, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical University, Kawagoe, JPN.

Ionized magnesium (iMg) is the physiologically active fraction, although total magnesium (tMg) is often used clinically because a dedicated electrode is required to measure the iMg concentration. The tMg concentration is not correlated with the iMg concentration, especially in severely ill patients. In this report, a case of refractory torsades de pointes (TdP) due to drug-induced long QT syndrome was successfully treated with high-dose magnesium sulfate guided by point-of-care monitoring of the iMg concentration. Read More

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Validation of QuEChERS Method Coupled with LCMS/MS for Determination of Thiamethoxam and ts Metabolites in Wheat and Soil.

J AOAC Int 2021 Apr 20. Epub 2021 Apr 20.

Pesticide Residue Analysis Laboratory, Department of Entomology, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana-141004, Punjab, India.

Background: Thiamethoxam, a neonicotinoid insecticide, has been widely accepted for the control of sucking and certain chewing pests. Through different routes viz., wind drift, leaching and surface runoff, it can reach non-target areas which includes humans as well. Read More

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Miniaturized multiresidue method for the analysis of pesticides and persistent organic pollutants in non-target wildlife animal liver tissues using GC-MS/MS.

Chemosphere 2021 Apr 8;279:130434. Epub 2021 Apr 8.

Department of Pharmacy - Center for Drug Research, Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Butenandtstrasse 5-13, 81377, Munich, Germany. Electronic address:

In order to gain a better insight into pesticide and pollutant exposure of small (non-target) wildlife animals, a QuEChERS sample preparation method was first developed for 5 g liver tissues (e.g. hedgehog samples) and then downscaled for the analysis of 100 mg liver tissues (e. Read More

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Chronic hypertension in pregnancy: synthesis of influential guidelines.

J Perinat Med 2021 Apr 19. Epub 2021 Apr 19.

Third Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Chronic hypertension in pregnancy accounts for a substantial proportion of maternal morbidity and mortality and is associated with adverse perinatal outcomes, most of which can be mitigated by appropriate surveillance and management protocols. The aim of this study was to review and compare recommendations of published guidelines on this condition. Thus, a descriptive review of influential guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, the Society of Obstetric Medicine of Australia and New Zealand, the International Society of Hypertension, the International Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy, the European Society of Cardiology, the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics, the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists on chronic hypertension in pregnancy was conducted. Read More

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Protective Effects of Intravenous Magnesium Sulfate in Stroke Patients Receiving Amiodarone: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2021 ;1308:579-588

Applied Biomedical Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran.

Anti-arrhythmic agents, like amiodarone, interfere at different stages of the ischemic stroke. However, amiodarone was accompanied with immunological pulmonary complications and adverse neurological effects. We hypothesize that magnesium sulfate in combination with amiodarone holds promise for stroke treatment. Read More

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Electrolytic manganese residue-based cement for manganese ore pit backfilling: Performance and mechanism.

J Hazard Mater 2021 Jun 5;411:124941. Epub 2021 Jan 5.

School of Resource and Environmental Sciences, Wuhan University, Wuhan, PR China.

Slag backfilling with electrolytic manganese residue (EMR) is an economical and environmentally-friendly method. However, high ammonium-nitrogen and manganese ions in EMRs limit this practice. In this study, a method of highly efficient simultaneous stabilization/solidification of ultrafine EMR by making EMR-based cementitious material (named EMR-P) was proposed and tested via single-factor and response surface optimization experiments. Read More

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Enhanced Recovery after Surgery: Benefits for the Fetal Surgery Patient.

Fetal Diagn Ther 2021 Apr 14:1-8. Epub 2021 Apr 14.

Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine,Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA.

Background: The fetoscopic approach to the prenatal closure of a neural tube defect (NTD) may offer similar advantages to the newborn compared to prenatal open closure of a NTD, with a reduction in maternal risks. Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) protocols have been applied to different surgical procedures with documented advantages. We modified the perioperative care of patients undergoing in utero repair of myelomeningocele with the goal of enhancing the recovery. Read More

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The role of co-administration of magnesium sulfate with QTc-prolonging medications in the emergency department.

Am J Emerg Med 2021 Mar 27. Epub 2021 Mar 27.

Department of Emergency Medicine, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC, USA. Electronic address:

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Use of magnesium sulfate in continuous infusion in patients with severe acute asthma, in a pediatric emergency room.

Pediatr Pulmonol 2021 Apr 8. Epub 2021 Apr 8.

Child and Adolescent Health from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

Introduction: Asthma is a chronic disease, of high prevalence, with important morbidity and that can lead to death in childhood. The use of intravenous magnesium sulfate has been indicated in cases refractory to the initial management with inhaled bronchodilators and corticosteroids.

Objective: To evaluate the use of magnesium sulfate in continuous infusion (50 mg/kg/h in 4 h) in children with severe acute asthma in a pediatric emergency room. Read More

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A Misleading Presentation of Pheochromocytoma in Pregnancy: A Case Report.

Medeni Med J 2021 26;36(1):69-74. Epub 2021 Mar 26.

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Department of Pathology, Bhubaneswar, India.

Pheochromocytoma is a catecholamine-secreting adrenal tumor and also a rare cause of secondary hypertension in pregnancy. Its low prevalence, nonspecific clinical presentation, and symptoms similar to preeclampsia generate a diagnostic challenge during pregnancy. A 23-year-old hypertensive pregnant woman at 36th gestational week of her first pregnancy was admitted with severe hypertension (210/150 mmHg), headache and proteinuria that made us presume the case as severe preeclampsia. Read More

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A bioactive magnesium phosphate cement incorporating chondroitin sulfate for bone regeneration.

Biomed Mater 2021 Apr 16;16(3). Epub 2021 Apr 16.

Department of Orthopedics, Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan 430060, People's Republic of China.

Magnesium phosphate cement (MPC) has been evaluated as an inorganic bone filler due to its favorable biocompatibility, biodegradability, rapid setting, high initial strength, and osteogenic potential. However, the setting time of MPC is so rapid that it makes it difficult to use in practice, and the clinical properties of MPC could be further be improved by adding bioactive materials. Here we developed novel bioactive chondroitin sulfate (CS)-MPC composites (CS-MPCs) by incorporating different amounts of CS into MPC. Read More

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Effect of magnesium sulphate on the intracranial pressure of preeclampsia patients using ultrasound-guided optic nerve sheath diameter: A pilot study.

Saudi J Anaesth 2021 Jan-Mar;15(1):14-18. Epub 2021 Jan 5.

Department of Anesthesia, Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Background: Increased intracranial pressure (ICP) is a known complication of pre-eclampsia with severe features. The use of magnesium sulphate (MgSO) is the standard treatment and is associated with marked reduction of cerebral perfusion pressure (CPP) and prevention of cerebral damage. Optic nerve sheath diameter (ONSD) ultrasonography is a bedside tool used to reflect changes in the ICP. Read More

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January 2021

Comparison of hot water immersion at self-adjusted maximum tolerable temperature, with or without the addition of salt, for rapid weight loss in mixed martial arts athletes.

Biol Sport 2021 Mar 7;38(1):89-96. Epub 2020 Aug 7.

School of Health and Human Performance, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland.

Hot water immersion is used by athletes in weight category sports to produce rapid weight loss (RWL) by means of passive fluid loss, and often is performed with the addition of Epsom salts (magnesium sulphate). This study investigated the magnitude of body mass losses during hot water immersion with or without the addition of salt, with the temperature commencing at 37.8°C and being self-adjusted by participants to their maximum tolerable temperature. Read More

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Double Phase Inversion of Pickering Emulsion Induced by Magnesium Hydroxide Nanosheets Adsorbed with Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate.

Langmuir 2021 Apr 30;37(14):4082-4090. Epub 2021 Mar 30.

Beijing National Laboratory for Molecular Science, Key Laboratory of Engineering Plastics, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Zhongguancun North First Street 2, Beijing 100190, P. R. China.

Surfactants are often used as a cooperation stabilizer with solid particles for increasing the efficiency of Pickering emulsion. Accordingly, the effects of interaction between surfactants and solid particles on stabilizing Pickering emulsions have been attracting great attention. In this study, magnesium hydroxide (MH) nanosheets adsorbed with different amounts of sodium dodecyl sulfate (SDS) surfactants were designed and used to stabilize paraffin-water emulsions. Read More

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Effects of Combined Sertraline and Magnesium in Rat Atrium.

Biol Trace Elem Res 2021 Mar 28. Epub 2021 Mar 28.

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Necmettin Erbakan Üniversity Meram Medical School, Konya, Turkey.

The objective of this study is to determine the synergistic effects of an antioxidant ion Mg, combined with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor sertraline, in treatment or prevention of major depression and regulation of inotropic effect in the early postoperative period. Adult male 40 Wistar albino rats were randomly divided into 6 groups. Three to 4-mm long atrium strips were placed in organ bath, tension was adjusted to 2 g. Read More

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