Journal of the Academy of Medical Sciences in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Application of Ethics for Providing Telemedicine Services and Information Technology

Fateme Moghbeli, Mostafa Langarizadeh, Ali Aliabadi Abstract Introduction: Advanced technology has increased the use of telemedicine and Information Technology (IT) in treating or rehabilitating diseases. An increased use of technology increases the importance of the ethical issues involved. The need for keeping patients’ information confidential and secure, controlling a number of therapists’ inefficiency as well [...]

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Correlation Between Quality of Life and Depression Among Persons Suffering from Psoriasis

Jasmina Mahmutovic, Mufida Zukic, Arzija Pasalic, Suada Brankovic, Amila Jaganjac, Bakir Katana Abstract Introduction: Chronic dermatitis is a major sociomedical issue still being marginalized due to generally accepted view that skin diseases are less of a health problem than is the case with diseases of other organs and organ systems for they are not life-threatening. [...]

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Blood Count of Eosinophil Polymorphonuclear Leucocytes and Bronchial Hyperreactivity in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Vesna Cukic Abstract Introduction: Polymorphonuclear eosinophil leucocytes (eosinophils) are found in increased numbers in the circulation and sputum in asthma patients, usually in relation to the severity of asthma but it is the question whether they have a significant role in the development and level of bronchial hyperreactivity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease [...]

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May Heading in Soccer Result in Traumatic Brain Injury? A Review of Literature

Gorazd Bunc, Janez Ravnik, Tomaz Velnar Abstract Background: Globally, soccer is the most popular team sport, unifying many fans all around the world. The epidemiological studies so far have confirmed that head playing and hitting the ball with head may cause minor head injuries, which exert their effects in a cumulative way. Methods: Literature search [...]

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Predatory Publishing – Experience with OMICS International

Izet Masic Abstract In the course of 40 years of my academic and scientific work, and as editor of many journals in index databases, in many mails, that I often perceive as spam, I was surprised by one mail that represented a journal that discussed the theme of Anthropology (Figure 1). Anthropology is one of [...]

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Pleomorphic Adenoma of Minor Salivary Glands in Child

Jehona Recica Ahmedi, Enis Ahmedi, Ferjall Perjuci, Resmije Ademi, Ali Gashi, Zana Agani, Fisnik Kurshumliu, Bylbyl Recica Abstract Introduction: Tumors of salivary glands are very rare in children overall, and rarely in minor salivary glands. Among them pleoomorphic adenoma (PA) is the most common benign tumor of salivary glands in children and it acounts 60% [...]

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The Effects of Aloe Vera on TNF-a Levels, the Percentage of Nk Cells and Th 17 Cells in Rat That Received Izoniazid and Rifampycin

Herin Mawarti, Mukhamad Rajin, Zulfikar Asumta Abstract Background: The present study was undertaken to investigate the hepatoprotective effect of Aloe vera against side effect of antituberculosis drug. Material and methods: Twenty-five rats will be divided into five groups, namely the control group (without any treatment), the group of rats treated with anti-tuberculosis drugs, and a [...]

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Contribution of Arabic Medicine and Pharmacy to the Development of Health Care Protection in Bosnia and Herzegovina – the First Part

Izet Masic, Armin Skrbo, Nabil Naser, Salih Tandir, Lejla Zunic, Senad Medjedovic, Aziz Sukalo Abstract The time interval from the 9th to the 13th century remained known as the “Golden period of the Arab science”, and a significant place among the taught sciences are occupied by Medicine and Pharmacy. In the history of medicine, Islamic [...]

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Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte Ratio and Its Relation with Markers of Inflammation and Myocardial Necrosis in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome

Ema Tahto, Radivoj Jadric, Lamija Pojskic, Esmeralda Kicic Abstract Introduction: Inflammation plays an important role in atherosclerosis which is the primary cause of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) that encompasses acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and unstable angina (UA). Objective: To investigate and characterize white blood cells (WBC) count, differential blood count in peripheral blood and neutrophil [...]

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The Cumulative Incidence of Stroke, Myocardial infarction, Heart Failure and Sudden Cardiac Death in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

Nabil Naser, Mehmed Kulic, Mirza Dilic, Alen Dzubur, Azra Durak, Esad Pepic, Elnur Smajic, Zumreta Kusljugic Abstract Introduction: Atrial fibrillation represents the most common cardiac arrhythmia in clinical practice. By year 2030, 14–17 million AF patients are anticipated in the European Union. Atrial fibrillation remains one of the major causes of stroke, heart failure, sudden [...]

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