The Pelvic Support Osteotomy After Type IVA Septic Arthritis of the Hip

Cen Bytyqi, Faton Morina, Nderim Salihaj, Hasime Qorraj, Dafina Bytyqi, Bujar Shabani Abstract Introduction: A misdiagnose and inadequate treatment of neonatal septic arthritis of the hip has multiple sequelae and causes a severe disability. The aim of this study is evaluation of treatment of residual deformity after type IVA neonatal septic arthritis of the hip [...]

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A Cases of Near-fatal Anaphylaxis: Parsley and ldquo;Over-use and rdquo; as an Herbal Remedy

Sevket Arslan, Ramazan Ucar, Ahmet Zafer Caliskaner Abstract The use of herbal products in patients with allergic diseases is a special problem and still controversial. But, many people often use herbs to maintain good health. The patients use self-prescribed remedies as medications but do not inform their physicians about herbal use. Unfortunately, some herbal self-medications [...]

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Ten Year Trends in Cardiovascular Risk Factors in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Aida Pilav, Suada Brankovic, Vildana Doder Abstract Introduction: Results of routine health statistics show that in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (FBIH) are the leading causes of death of population are diseases of circulatory system (53% in 2012) namely, cardiomyopathy, heart failure and acute myocardial infarction. This data are red alert for immediate and [...]

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The Incidence of Antihypertensive Drug-induced Side Effects in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 and Hypertension

Svjetlana Loga-Zec, Mensura Asceric, Natasa Loga-Andrijic, Berina Kapetanovic, Enver Zerem Abstract Objective: To determine types and frequency of side effects of antihypertensive drugs in patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) type 2 and hypertension. Subjects and Methods: We performed a prospective study of 79 patients with DM type 2 and hypertension, randomly selected by systematic sampling, [...]

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Hepatitis B Virus Genotypes Distribution with HBsAg Positive in the North of Iran (Mazandaran) During 2011-2014

Tahoora Mousavi, Mohammad Reza Haghshenas, Alireza Rafiei, Reza Alizadeh Navaei, Zahra Hosseini khah Abstract Background: HBV infection is a major global health problem and ten genotypes (A to J) and multiples subtypes of HBV have been identified, and they show some distinct geographic distributions. The available data on HBV genotype in Iran are very heterogeneous [...]

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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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