Southwick Osteotomy Stabilised with External Fixator

Predrag Grubor, Milorad Mitkovic, Milan Grubor Abstract Introduction Epiphysiolysis of the femoral head is the most common accident occurring towards the end of pre-puberty and puberty growth. Case report The author describes the experience in the treatment of chronic epiphysiolysis in two patients treated by Southwick osteotomy. The site is accessed by way of a [...]

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Exhausting Multiple Hemodialysis Access Failures

Erjola Bolleke, Saimir Seferi, Merita Rroji, Alma Idrizi, Myftar Barbullushi, Nestor Thereska Abstract Introduction: Vascular access is often considered the Achilles heel of hemodialysis because of its impact on morbidity, all cause mortality and finally costs of these patients. The most common complication of permanent hemodialysis (HD) vascular access is thrombosis, with some cases being [...]

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Mandible Bone Metastases Secondary to Pulmonary Adenocarcinoma

Nigar Dirican, Sedat Gunes, Yeliz Karakaya, Vildan Kaya, Sureyya Cerci, Ahmet Dirican Abstract Objective: Metastatic tumors of the mandible are rare and usually present clinically as growths. The prognosis of lung cancer patients with bone metastases is poor. Case Report: This article shows a metastasis from adenocarcinoma of the lung affecting the mandible of a [...]

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Attenuation of Hemodynamic Response to Laryngoscopy and Endotracheal Intubation with Pre Induction IV Fentanyl Versus Combination of IV Fentanyl and Sub Lingual Nitroglycerin Spray

Vijayalakshmi B. Channaiah, Nicholas S. Kurek, Ryder Moses, Sathees B. Chandra Abstract Introduction: Endotracheal intubation is one of the most invasive stimuli in anesthesia and it's often accompanied by a hemodynamic pressor response. The purpose of this study was to investigate the efficacy of a single pre-induction 2 and #956;g/kg bolus injection of fentanyl followed [...]

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Anesthesia Management in a Patient with Kabuki Syndrome

Yunus Oktay Atalay, Cengiz Kaya, Yasemin Burcu Ustun, Ali Haydar Sahinoglu Abstract Background and objectives: The aim of this case was to describe the anesthetic approach to a patient with Kabuki syndrome. Case report: A patient with Kabuki syndrome had revision surgery for scoliosis. On physical examination, shown were long palpebral fissures, large, prominent fissures [...]

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Descriptive Review of the Patients Suffering from Tuberculosis in the Past 10 Years Treated at Pediatric Clinic of Clinical Center of Sarajevo University

Selma Dizdar, Amra Dzinovic, Refet Gojak, Ganimeta Bakalovic, Amina Selimovic Abstract Introduction: Due to the geographical position of Bosnia and Herzegovina and its socio economic momentum even though the standard vaccination program is carried out, the child population continues to suffer from pulmonary tuberculosis in significant percentage. Material and methods: The study was retrospective and [...]

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Clinical Effects of Rhus coriaria Fruits on Dyslipidemia in Adolescents: a Triple-blinded Randomized Placebo-controlled Trial

Ali Mohammad Sabzghabaee, Roya Kelishadi, Keivan Golshiri, Alireza Ghannadi, Shirinsadat Badri Abstract Objective: Children and adolescents are considered as the best target groups for preventing and controlling the cardiovascular diseases risk factors and reducing mortality in adulthood. Alternative medicine and herbal drugs have been taken into account for managing dyslipidemia in this population. The beneficial [...]

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Correlation Between Blood Lead Level and Hemoglobin Level in Mitrovica Children

Drita Kutllovci-Zogaj,, Selvete Krasniqi,, Isa Elezaj,, Naser Ramadani,, Tahire Gjergji,, Dukagjin Zogaj, Arben Kutllovci, Arb and euml;resha Jaka, Antigona Uk and euml;haxhaj, Sanije Gashi,, Ergyl Bince Abstract Introduction: Lead and nbsp;toxicity is a serious health threat, especially in developing countries due to environmental pollution. It was thus aimed to investigate and nbsp;correlation and nbsp;between blood [...]

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Complications Related to Insertion and Use of Central Venous Catheters (CVC)

Samir Hodzic, Darko Golic, Jasmina Smajic, Selma Sijercic, Sekib Umihanic, Sefika Umihanic Abstract Introduction: Central Venous Catheters (CVC) are essential in everyday medical practice, especially in treating patients in intensive care units (ICU). The application of these catheters is accompanied with the risk of complications, such as the complications caused during the CVC insertion, infections [...]

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The Usefulness of Clinical and Laboratory Parameters for Predicting Severity of Dehydration in Children with Acute Gastroenteritis

Teuta Faik Hoxha, Mehmedali Azemi, Muharrem Avdiu, Vlora Ismaili-jaha, Violeta Grajqevci, Ela Petrela Abstract Background: An accurate assessment of the degree of dehydration in infants and children is important for proper decision-making and treatment. This emphasizes the need for laboratory tests to improve the accuracy of clinical assessment of dehydration. The aim of this study [...]

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