Diagnostic Significance of Reduced IgA in Children

Jasmina Nurkic, Fatima Numanovic, Lejla Arnautalic, Nijaz Tihic, Dzenan Halilovic, Mahira Jahic Abstract Introduction: The finding of reduced value of immunoglobulin A (IgA) in children is frequent in daily medical practice. It is important to correctly interpret the findings as adequate further diagnostic evaluation of the patient in order to make the determination on the [...]

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Health Seeking Behavior of Diabetic Patients in Koohzar Village in Damghan city

Shahram Basity, Mohammad Reza Iravani Abstract Introduction: The present study which is carried out in the field of medical anthropology seeks to investigate the meaningful medical behaviors of people with diabetes living in the village of Koohzar have taken to improve or reduce the problems associated with the disease regarding to knowledge and resources available [...]

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Assessment of Diabetic Polyneuropathy and Plantar Pressure in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus in Prevention of Diabetic Foot

Amira Skopljak, Aziz Sukalo, Olivera Batic-Mujanovic, Mustafa Becirevic, Merita Tiric-Campara, Lejla Zunic Abstract Introduction: Risk assessment for development foot ulcer in diabetics is a key aspect in any plan and program for prevention of non-traumatic amputation of lower extremities. Material and methods: In the prospective research to assessed diabetic neuropathy in diabetic patients, to determined [...]

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Angiomyofibroblastoma of the Vaginal Portion

Jasenko Fatusic, Igor Hudic, Zlatan Fatusic, Jasminka Mustedanagic-Mujanovic Abstract Introduction: Angiomyofibroblastoma is a tumor which is consists of two components: blood vessels and stromal cells, with always prominent vascular component. Angiomyofibroblastoma is benign tumor, but in literature is reported a case of recurrence and one case with sarcomatous transformation, which shoved that these tumors may [...]

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Environmental Tobacco Smoke as Risk Factor in School Children in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Aida Ramic-Catak, Adnana Maksumic-Dizdarevic Abstract Introduction : Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) is defined as a human cancerogen class A, due daily exposure is responsible for health hazards consider as almost equal as smoking of tobacco. Goal : Monitoring of exposure of school children to ETS as indicator of enforcement of ban of smoking [...]

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Demographic Features of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis in Kosovo

Ismet H. Bajraktari, Teuta Backa-Cico, Vjollca Sahatciu-Meka, Halit Bajraktari, Valton Saiti, Blerim Krasniqi, Fikret Muslimi Abstract Introduction: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic autoimmune inflammatory illness characterized by polyarthritis of small and large joints which in the course of time may progress to disability. Material and methods: In our prospective study were included 951 patients [...]

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Epidemiological Monitoring of Nosocomial Infections Caused by Acinetobacter Baumannii

Amer Custovic, Jasmina Smajlovic, Nijaz Tihic, Sadeta Hadzic, Sead Ahmetagic, Haris Hadzagic Abstract Introduction: Acinetobacter baumannii is a frequent cause of infections in hospitals around the world, which is very difficult to control and treat. It is particularly prevalent in intensive care wards. Aim: The main objective of the research was to establish the application [...]

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Electronic Health Record (EHR) As a Vehicle for Successful Health Care Best Practice

Marjan Ghazisaeedi, Niloofar Mohammadzadeh, Reza Safdari Abstract Objective: application of EHR in journey toward the development and adaptation of best practice approach in health care has particular importance. The aim of this review article is survey of successful best practice through EHR. Methods: In this literature review articles were searched with keywords like Electronic Health [...]

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Data Content and Exchange in General Practice: a Review

Leila R Kalankesh,, Mostafa Farahbakhsh, Niloofar Rahimi Abstract Background: efficient communication of data is inevitable requirement for general practice. Any issue in data content and its exchange among GP and other related entities hinders continuity of patient care. Methods: literature search for this review was conducted on three electronic databases including Medline, Scopus and Science [...]

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Thermal Balloon Endometrial Ablation in the Treatment of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

Zinatossadat Bouzari, Shahla Yazdani, Samira Azimi, Mouloud Agajani Delavar Abstract Aim: Heavy menstrual bleeding is one of the common health problems in women. The first-line therapy of heavy menstrual bleeding is the medical therapy, but this is not successful. Currently, global ablation procedures were introduced for treating of heavy menstrual bleeding. The aim of this [...]

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