Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Patients with Poorly Controlled Diabetes Mellitus

Amela Dizdarevic-Bostandzic, Ermin Begovic, Azra Burekovic, Zelija Velija-Asimi, Amina Godinjak, Vanja Karlovic Abstract Introduction: Diabetes mellitus(DM) is considered an independent cardiovascular risk factor. Having in mind concomitant occurence of diabetes and other cardiovascular risk factors, it is expected that patients with poor glucoregulation will have more cardiovascular risk factors and higher cardiovascular risk than patients [...]

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Analysis of Vitamin D Receptor Polymorphisms in Patients with Familial Multiple Sclerosis

Fatma Ebru Yucel, Ozden Kamisli, Ceren Acar, Mert Sozen, Mehmet Tecellioglu, Cemal Ozcan Abstract Objective: Genetic and environmental factors are important in the development of the multiple sclerosis (MS). Vitamin D shows its effects on the immune system with the vitamin D receptor (VDR) in the nucleus. Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the VDR gene [...]

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Effects on Glycemic Control in Impaired Wound Healing in Spontaneously Diabetic Torii (SDT) Fatty Rats

Katsuhiro Miyajima, Soon Hui Teoh, Hideaki Yamashiro, Masami Shinohara, Fatchiyah Fatchiyah, Takeshi Ohta, Takahisa Yamada Abstract Introduction: Impaired diabetic wound healing is an important issue in diabetic complications. The present study aims to evaluate the protective effect on glycemic control against impaired diabetic wound healing using a diabetic rat model. We investigated the wound healing [...]

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Predicting Factors of Depression and Anxiety in Mental Health Nurses: A Quantitative Cross-Sectional Study

Konstantinos Tsaras, Ioanna V. Papathanasiou, Viktor Vus, Antigoni Panagiotopoulou, Maria Alexandra Katsou, Martha Kelesi, Evangelos C. Fradelos Abstract Introduction: The nursing profession is characterized as one of the most stressful and emotional dementing professions. It is widely agreed that many nurses are experiencing anxiety and depression as a results of their profession. Purpose: The purpose [...]

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Assesment of Rhythm Disorders in Classical and Nonclassical Mitral Valve Prolapse

Enisa Hodzic Abstract Introduction: Mitral Valve Prolapse (MVP) is the most common cardiac valve pathology of to day. Aim of article was to identify the types and frequency of potentially malignant arrhythmia and atrial brillation in patients with MVP, to determine the differences in these arrhythmias between classical and non-classical MVP, to evaluate the correlation [...]

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Clinical Course and Treatment of Dilated Cardiomyopathy During Twenty Years of Follow-up

Edin Begic, Zijo Begic, Nabil Naser Abstract Objective: Demonstration of idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy with unusual flow, unpredictable clinical picture and complex therapy. Case report: Patient A.P., female, 38 years old, had symptoms of dilated cardiomyopathy (with possible infectious myocarditis in the background) at age 17. After hospitalization for ten months and ten days, while waiting [...]

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Trend Analysis and Affecting Components of Human Brucellosis Incidence During 2006 to 2016

Abolfazl Marvi, Mehran Asadi-Aliabadi, Mehdi Darabi, Ghassem Abedi, Hasan Siamian, Fereshteh Rostami-Maskopaee Abstract Introduction: Brucellosis is communicable between humans and animals. In spite of having an active health care system. Iran is considered as an endemic area and it stands in the fourth place in world ranking. One of the common methods for identifying the [...]

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Pregnacy and Delivery in a Patient After Tetralogy of Fallot Surgery Being Undergone

Anis Cerovac, Dzenita Ljuca, Bedreldin Khodary, Gordana Grgic Abstract Aim: The aim of the paper is to present the risk of pregnancy for mother and her child in a young patient who had a surgery to repair Tetralogy of Fallot (ToF), who gave a birth to her firstborn by having a cesarean section. Case report: [...]

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The Role of Doppler Imaging in the Assessment of Right Ventricular Function: a Case-control Study of Acute Inferior Wall Infarction

Mojdeh Dabirian, Mohsen Aarabi, Maryam Nabati, Babak Bagheri, Shideh Nikoohemat, Vahid Mokhberi, Aliasghar Farsavian, Hadi Darvishi-Khezri Abstract Background: Right ventricular infarction (RVI) develops in 30-50% of patients with inferior wall infarction (IWI). The rates of mortality, morbidity, and complications in these patients are greater than in the patients without RVI. We compared the tissue Doppler [...]

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A Rare Case of Misdiagnosis: Recurrence of Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans That Was Treated Surgicallyas a Keloid

Murat Ucak Abstract Aim: In this report, we presented the patient with Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans (DFSP), removed by considering as the keloid scar in the general surgery clinic with misdiagnosis. Case report: The patient was a 19-year-old female student with no scar or previous trauma history in the lesion area. Pathology report of excisional biopsy revealed [...]

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