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1. Alveolar echinococcosis as a cause of vertebral osteomyelitis and soft tissue infection with recurrent cutaneous fistula formation.

Echinococcus multilocularis is endemic in Germany. However, alveolar echinococcosis is a rare disease. Most commonly the parasite affects the liver, behaving like a malignant tumour. Bones are affected in less than 2% of cases. We report a case of vertebral osteomyelitis accompanied by recurrent...

Author(s) : Schmidt-Hellerau, K.; Reiners, K.; Yagdiran, A.; Friedrichs, N.; Fischer, J.; Fätkenheuer, G.; Lehmann, C.; Jung, N.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2022 Vol.114 pp.31-33 ref.15

2. Cardiovascular presentation in pheochromocytoma: what we should be aware.

Pheochromocytoma is a catecholamine-producing tumor that although being a rare disease, it poses diagnostic problems because its clinical presentation often mimics certain diseases, including cardiovascular disorders. The effects of excessive catecholamine secretion cause a variety of...

Author(s) : Amalia, R.; Dewi, I. P.; Wardhani, L. F. K.; Pikir, B. S.

Publisher : Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Journal article : Siriraj Medical Journal 2022 Vol.74 No.1 pp.68-74 ref.20

4. Management of perioperative iron deficiency in cardiac surgery: a modified RAND Delphi study.

Background: Over the last decade, preoperative anemia has become recognized as a clinical condition in need of management. Although the etiology of preoperative anemia can be multifactorial, two thirds of anemic elective surgical patients have iron deficiency anemia. At the same time, one third of...

Author(s) : Corwin, H. L.; Shander, A.; Speiss, B.; Muñoz, M.; Faraoni, D.; Calcaterra, D.; Welsby, I.; Ozawa, S.; Arnofsky, A.; Goldweit, R. S.; Tibi, P.

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2022 Vol.113 No.1 pp.316-323 ref.79

5. Human allergy to cats: a review for veterinarians on prevalence, causes, symptoms and control.

Practical relevance: Human allergy to cats affects a substantial and growing proportion of the global population, and cat allergy is regarded as the third most common cause of human respiratory allergies, and the second most common indoor cause. Veterinarians will frequently encounter owners who...

Author(s) : Sparkes, A. H.

Publisher : Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA

Journal article : Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery 2022 Vol.24 No.1 pp.31-42 ref.161

6. Forty-year Tunisian bibliometrics of general surgery theses in the four national faculties of medicine (1980-2019).

The objective of this work was to establish the bibliometric profile of Tunisian theses in 'general surgery' and to describe their themes, their study designs, and their writing quality. This is a retrospective descriptive bibliometric study, covering all the theses in medicine in the specialty of...

Author(s) : Azzaza, M.; Ben Mabrouk, G.; Chebil, D.; Nouira, S.; Melki, S.; El-Haddad, N.; Ben Abdelaziz, A.

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK

Journal article : Libyan Journal of Medicine 2022 Vol.17 No.2009100 ref.30

7. Laparoscopic management of large adnexal masses.

Background: Adnexal mass is one of the most common gynecologic diseases among women of all ages. Methods: In this cross-sectional study, we enrolled 126 patients with large adnexal masses (≥ 10 cm) managed by laparoscopic surgery during 2013 - 2020. The rates of intraoperative complications,...

Author(s) : Nouri, B.; Arab, M.; Afshari, E.; Baghestani, A. R.; Rakhsha, A.; Sheibani, K.

Publisher : Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Journal article : Shiraz E Medical Journal 2022 Vol.23 No.1 ref.24

8. An unusual complication of internal jugular vein catheterization: chylothorax.

Background: Infection and vascular occlusion are common catheter-related complications in patients with central venous catheters. Case Report: A hemodialysis patient presented at the emergency department with frequent shortness of breath. Diffuse pleural fluid was observed on the right side in a...

Author(s) : Koyuncu, S.; Gündoğdu, A.; Eroğlu, E.; Herdem, N.; Koçyiğit, I.; Sipahioğlu, M. H.; Tokgöz, B.; Oymak, O.

Publisher : Erciyes Universitesi, Tip Fakultesi, Kayseri, Turkey

Journal article : Erciyes Medical Journal 2022 Vol.44 No.1 pp.106-108 ref.14

9. Surgical experience: wrist ganglion cyst treatment and outcomes.

Objective: Ganglion cysts, the most common benign soft tissue tumors, are most often located in the wrist. This study describes successful surgical outcomes of wrist ganglion cyst treatment, and provides guidance related to an adequate excision. Materials and Methods: A total of 74 patients (46...

Author(s) : Turgut, M. C.; Toy, S.

Publisher : Erciyes Universitesi, Tip Fakultesi, Kayseri, Turkey

Journal article : Erciyes Medical Journal 2022 Vol.44 No.1 pp.51-55 ref.16

10. One-year outcome comparison of polyetheretherketone cage and disc prosthesis in cervical disc replacement surgery.

Objective: Anterior cervical microdiscectomy (ACD) is an established surgical method to treat cervical disc disease. Since ACD changes the natural distribution of biomechanical forces, grafts are often used. The most commonly used grafts are a polyetheretherketone (PEEK) cage or a cervical disc...

Author(s) : Irmak, A.; Söylemez, B.

Publisher : Erciyes Universitesi, Tip Fakultesi, Kayseri, Turkey

Journal article : Erciyes Medical Journal 2022 Vol.44 No.1 pp.44-50 ref.31

11. Cesarean rate and indications at a tertiary center.

Objective: The aim of this study was to assess the change in the frequency of cesarean delivery and indications for a cesarean section procedure over a 2-year time period at a tertiary center.Materials and Methods: A retrospective examination of all births that occurred at the Kayseri Training and...

Author(s) : Bulut, A. N.; Ceyhan, V.

Publisher : Erciyes Universitesi, Tip Fakultesi, Kayseri, Turkey

Journal article : Erciyes Medical Journal 2022 Vol.44 No.1 pp.39-43 ref.15

12. Rethinking antimicrobial prophylaxis in patients receiving medicinal leech therapy.

Purpose: To describe challenges in the management of prophylaxis against infections for patients receiving medicinal leech therapy given changes in antimicrobial resistance patterns in the normal flora of leeches. Summary: This article presents a patient case of reconstructive surgery complicated...

Author(s) : McCracken, J. A.; Koehler, S. M.; Sharma, R.

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK

Journal article : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy 2022 Vol.79 No.1 pp.e14-e19 ref.23

13. Research progress of moxibustion in the treatment of antibiotic associated diarrhea.

Moxibustion belongs to the category of external treatment of TCM. It has the characteristics of wide adaptability, simplicity, safety, economy and so on. Based on the literature review on the experimental research and clinical efficacy of moxibustion in antibiotic associated diarrhea in recent...

Author(s) : Yao XueHan; Sun ZhiQian; Dong JungAng; Zhang ZhiXuan; Liu XiPing

Publisher : Chinese Journal of Information on Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China

Journal article : Chinese Journal of Information on Traditional Chinese Medicine 2022 Vol.29 No.1 pp.153-156 ref.47

14. Collective global amnesia. One Health's greatest challenge.

Author(s) : Stephen, C.

Publisher : Canadian Veterinary Medical Association, Ottawa, Canada

Journal article : Canadian Veterinary Journal 2021 Vol.62 No.12 pp.1345-1346

15. Treatment failures in diabetic foot osteomyelitis associated with concomitant Charcot arthropathy: the role of underlying arteriopathy.

Objective: Therapy for diabetic foot osteomyelitis (DFO) with Charcot neuroosteoarthropathy is challenging. In patients with diabetic Charcot osteomyelitis (DCO), both the anatomic deformity and infection must be addressed. This study assessed the outcomes of DCO therapy and variables associated...

Author(s) : Waibel, F. W. A.; Schöni, M.; Kronberger, L.; Flury, A.; Berli, M. C.; Lipsky, B. A.; Uçkay, I.; Ju, L.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2022 Vol.114 pp.15-20 ref.34

16. Multiple debridement of cavity lesions combined with antiparasitic chemotherapy in the treatment of mid or advanced spinal echinococcosis: a retrospective study of 33 patients.

Objective: The purpose of this study was to evaluate and document the complications and outcomes (bone and functional) of multiple debridement of cavity lesions combined with antiparasitic chemotherapy in the treatment of mid or advanced spinal echinococcosis. Methods: From January 2007 to February ...

Author(s) : Luan HaoPeng; Liu Kai; Deng Qiang; Sheng WeiBin; Maimaiti Maierdan; Guo HaiLong; Li HuaQiang

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2022 Vol.114 pp.261-267 ref.44

17. Aflibercept as adjunctive treatment for filtration surgery in neovascular glaucoma.

Objective: To investigate intravitreal aflibercept (IVA) injection as an adjunctive treatment to trabeculectomy with mitomycin C (TMC) and panretinal photocoagulation (PRP) for neovascular glaucoma (NVG). Materials and Methods: PRP and IVA (2 mg/0.05 ml) injection were given, and TMC was performed...

Author(s) : Kitnarong, N.; Kittipiriyakul, J.; Jiravarnsirikul, A.

Publisher : Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Journal article : Siriraj Medical Journal 2022 Vol.74 No.1 pp.27-33 ref.35

18. Factors predicting survival in ruptured hepatocellular carcinoma treated with surgical resection.

Objective: Today, ruptured hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a less frequently encountered problem globally due to availability of cancer surveillance protocols for the high-risk population. However, in Thailand, a number of patients do not enroll in screening programs, leading to high rates of...

Author(s) : Assawasirisin, C.; Sangserestid, P.; Sirivatanauksorn, Y.; Limsrichamrern, S.; Kositamongkol, P.; Mahawithitwong, P.; Tovikkai, C.; Dumronggittigule, W.

Publisher : Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Journal article : Siriraj Medical Journal 2022 Vol.74 No.1 pp.40-47 ref.20

19. Outcomes associated with tocilizumab with or without corticosteroid versus dexamethasone for treatment of patients with severe to critical COVID-19 pneumonia.

Introduction: Immunomodulators, including dexamethasone (DEX), have been recommended by the Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA) to treat moderate, severe, and critical COVID-19. Tocilizumab (TCZ) was added to the treatment recommendations based on recent data from two large randomized...

Author(s) : Hajar Al-Qahtani; Sara Al-Bilal; Ebrahim Mahmoud; Omar Aldibasi; Ahmad Alharbi; Nour Shamas; Abdulrahman Alsaedy; Kenana Owaidah; Alqahtani, F. Y.; Aleanizy, F. S.; Hatim Arishi; Saleem Baharoon; Mohammad Bosaeed

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Infection and Public Health 2022 Vol.15 No.1 pp.36-41 ref.24

20. Outcome of SARS-CoV-2 variant breakthrough infection in fully immunized solid organ transplant recipients.

SARS-CoV-2 vaccination in solid organ transplant recipients is associated with suboptimal immune response and risk for breakthrough infection. It is not known whether they are at risk of severe post-vaccine breakthrough infections in the presence of SARSCoV-2 variant of concern. We describe a case...

Author(s) : Almaghrabi, R. S.; Alhamlan, F. S.; Ashraf Dada; Al-Tawfiq, J. A.; Al-Hroub, M. K.; Saeedi, M. F.; Maha Alamri; Bushra Alhothaly; Abdulmohsin Alqasabi; Al-Qahtani, A. A.; Awad Al-Omari; Alshukairi, A. N.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Infection and Public Health 2022 Vol.15 No.1 pp.51-55 ref.21

21. Faecal microbiota replacement to eradicate antimicrobial resistant bacteria in the intestinal tract - a systematic review.

Purpose of review: Antimicrobial resistance is a rising threat to global health and is associated with increased mortality. Intestinal colonisation with multidrug-resistant organisms (MDRO) can precede invasive infection and facilitates spread within communities and hospitals. Novel decolonisation...

Author(s) : Bilsen, M. P.; Lambregts, M. M. C.; Prehn, J. van; Kuijper, E. J.

Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc., Hagerstown, USA

Journal article : Current Opinion in Gastroenterology 2022 Vol.38 No.1 pp.15-25 ref.37

22. The potential of microbiome replacement therapies for Clostridium difficile infection.

Purpose of review: There is a paradox when treating Clostridium difficile infection (CDI); treatment antibiotics reduce C. difficile colonization but cause further microbiota disruption and can lead to recurrent disease. The success of faecal microbiota transplants (FMT) in treating CDI has become...

Author(s) : Buckley, A. M.; Moura, I. B.; Wilcox, M. H.

Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc., Hagerstown, USA

Journal article : Current Opinion in Gastroenterology 2022 Vol.38 No.1 pp.1-6 ref.51

23. A pilot and open trial to evaluate topical bacterial cellulose bio-curatives in the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by L. braziliensis.

The treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) in Brazil using pentavalent antimony (Sbv) is associated with a high failure rate and long time to heal. Moreover, standard Sbv treatment cures only 50-60% of the cases. In this pilot clinical trial, we evaluated the topical use of bacterial cellulose...

Author(s) : Celes, F. S.; Barud, H. S.; Viana, S. M.; Borba, P. B.; Machado, P. R. L.; Carvalho, E. M.; Oliveira, C. I. de

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Acta Tropica 2022 Vol.225

24. Development and validation of a nomogram for predicting albumin transfusion after spinal tuberculosis surgery: based on propensity score matching analysis.

Background There have been few literature reports on the use of perioperative parameters to predict the risk of albumin transfusion after spinal tuberculosis surgery based on the application of nomogram and propensity score matching (PSM) analysis. Objective The purpose was to predict the risk of...

Author(s) : Chen LiYi; Liu Chong; Liang Tuo; Huang ShengSheng; Chen JiaRui; Sun XuHua; Yi Ming; Jiang Jie; Chen TianYou; Li Hao; Ye Zhen; Chen WuHua; Guo Hao; Yao YuanLin; Liao ShiAn; Yu ChaoJie; Wu ShaoFeng; Fan BinGuang; Zhan XinLi

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : World Neurosurgery 2022 Vol.157 pp.e374-e389 ref.45

25. Concurrent subcutaneous and ocular infections with Dirofilaria repens in a Polish patient: a case report in the light of epidemiological data.

Dirofilariasis is an emerging zoonosis caused by nematodes of the genus Dirofilaria, most often D. repens and D. immitis. The main final hosts and reservoirs of pathogens are dogs. The intermediate hosts and vectors of infection are female mosquitoes (Culicidae). Human is an accidental host in...

Author(s) : Szostakowska, B.; Cwiklowska, A.; Marek-Józefowicz, L.; Czaplewski, A.; Grzanka, D.; Kulawiak-Wasielak, N.; Sulima, M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ireland Ltd, Shannon, Irish Republic

Journal article : Parasitology International 2022 Vol.86 ref.18