Pneumonia as the Most Common Lower Respiratory Tract Infection

Jasmina Biscevic-Tokic, Nedim Tokic, Adnan Musanovic Abstract Introduction: Pneumonia is the most serious inflammatory disease of the respiratory system and also the most common infectious disease. Even now, in the 21st century, pneumonia occupies a prominent place in clinical medicine and public health. We are confronted daily with the increased number of patients, as well [...]

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Clinical Characteristics of Aerobic Vaginitis and Its Association to Vaginal Candidiasis, Trichomonas Vaginitis and Bacterial Vaginosis

Mahira Jahic, Mirsada Mulavdic, Jasmina Nurkic, Elmir Jahic, Midhat Nurkic Abstract Aim of the work: Examine clinical characteristics of aerobic vaginitis and mixed infection for the purpose of better diagnostic accuracy and treatment efficiency. Materials and methods: Prospective research has been conducted at Clinic for Gynecology and Obstetrics, Department for Microbiology and Pathology at Polyclinic [...]

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Prevalence and Pharmacologic Treatment of Patients with Low Back Pain Treated at Kosovo Energetic Corporation

Zana Ibraimi, Ardiana Murtezani, Bekim Haxhiu, Aziz Mustafa, Merita Martinaj Abstract Introduction: Low back pain (LBP) is a common complaint among the general population with a subgroup developing chronic and disabling symptoms generating large societal costs. Recurrences and functional limitations can be minimized with appropriate conservative management, including medications, physical therapy modalities, exercise and patient [...]

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Air Pollution in Pristina, Influence on Cardiovascular Hospital Morbidity

Antigona Uk and euml;haxhaj, Dragan Gjorgjev, Maser Ramadani, Selvete Krasniqi, Tahire Gjergji, Drita Zogaj Abstract Introduction: Numerous studies observed health effects of particulate air pollution. Ambient air quality is particularly bad in Pristina. The principal sources of contaminants are sulfur dioxide (SO2), nitrogen oxides NO and NO2 (NOx), ozone (O3), lead (Pb), carbon dioxide (CO2), [...]

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The Prevalence of Helicobacter Pylori Infection in Patients with Reflux Esophagitis and ndash; Our Experience

Zaim Gashi, Fadil Sherifi, Ragip Shabani Abstract Introduction and aim: The role of Helicobacter pylori in esophageal disease has not been clearly defined. To clarify this issue, we analyzed 120 patients with histologically confirmed esophageal disease. Material and methods: In this prospective study, 120 patients who underwent upper endoscopy examination were included; among them 70 [...]

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Endoprosthesis and Obesity

Predrag Grubor, Slavko Manojlovic, Nemanja Manojlovic, Milan Grubor Abstract Introduction: Obesity represents a significant risk factor in the pathophysiology of degenerative changes in coxarthrosis. Objective: The study aims to investigate obesity as a risk factor in the examined sample comprising 136 patients who underwent hip endoprothesis implantation. Material and methods: The series comprised 136 patients [...]

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The Relationship of Chronic Renal Failure and Body Mass Index in Patients without Diabetes

Spomenka Kristic, Sandra Vegar Zubovic, Fuad Zukic Abstract Introduction: Chronic renal failure (CRF) represents a serious medical problem. Numerous studies have shown increased body mass index (BMI) as an independent risk factor when it comes to the occurrence and development of CRF. Material and methods: The sample in our prospective study presents a total of [...]

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Single Stage Turn in Perforator Infraorbital Artery Island Flap for Nasal Ala Reconstruction

Predrag Kovacevic, Igor Hrgovic, Tatjana Kovacevic, Zlatko Hrgovic Abstract Background:The reconstruction of fullthickness nasal alla defects is challenging procedure. Use of local flaps is acceptable approach. Flap based on infraorbital artery could be used for primary reconstruction of nasal ala defects. Methods: The prospective study include consecutive series of 15 patients with advanced skin carcinoma [...]

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Features of Postmenopausal Uterine Haemorrhage

Sebija Izetbegovic, Goran Stojkanovic, Nihad Ribic, Eldar Mehmedbasic Abstract Introduction: Postmenopausal uterine bleeding is a and bdquo;cancer until proven otherwise and ldquo;. Endometrial cancer is a typical disease among postmenopause woman, because every bleeding in this age etiology associated with endometrial cancer (10-30%). The lifespan of women today has been extended and post menopause today [...]

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Correlation of the Body Mass Index and Calcium Nephrolithiasis in Adult Population

Snjezana Milicevic, Radojka Bijelic, Vladimir Krivokuca, Mirjana Bojic, Snjezana Popovic-Pejicic, Nebojsa Bojanic Abstract Introduction: Prevalence of the kidney stones (renal calculi) increase in several countries in parallel with the increase of overweight, diabetes (type 2 diabetes) and hypertension. Goal: The goal of our research was to evaluate the connection between the calcium nephrolithiasis and overweight, [...]

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