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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698610/bologna-model-of-medical-education-utopia-or-reality
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Lejla Zunic, Doncho Donev
Higher education in Europe and in the Balkan's countries is undergoing major reforms. The Bologna Process was a major reform created with the claimed goal of providing responses to issues such as the public responsibility for higher education and research, higher education governance, the social dimension of higher education and research, and the values and roles of higher education and research in modern, globalized, and increasingly complex societies with the most demanding qualification needs. Changes in the curricula, modernization of facilities and their alignment with the programs of other European universities, employment of a larger number of assistants, especially in the clinical courses at our universities are necessary...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698609/epidemiological-analysis-of-ocular-melanoma-in-university-clinic-center-in-tuzla-bosnia-and-herzegovina
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Amra Nadarevic Vodencarevic, Vahid Jusufovic, Svjetlana Terzic, Musfaha Burgic, Meliha Halibasic, Mersiha Sinanovic
AIM: Melanoma represents a malignant tumour arising from melanocytes. Uveal melanoma is the most common primary ocular malignancy among the adult population. The aim of the study was to examine epidemiological characteristics of ocular melanoma in University Clinic Centre in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina from January 2001 till November 2015. METHODS AND MATERIALS: In this retrospective study we used all available medical documentation to investigate the clinical findings which included age, gender, tumour size, histopathological features and the precise anatomic origin of the ocular melanoma...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698608/are-macro-and-micro-environment-affecting-management-of-fresh-water-resources-a-case-from-iran-with-pestle-analysis
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Golrokh Atighechian, Mohammadreza Maleki, Aidin Aryankhesal, Katayoun Jahangiri
INTRODUCTION: Oil spill in fresh water can affect ecological processes and accordingly it can influence human health. Iran, due to having 58.8 % of the world oil reserves, is highly vulnerable to water contamination by oil products. AIM: The aim of this study was to determine environmental factors affecting the management of the oil spill into one of the river in Iran using the PESTLE analysis. MATERIAL AND METHODS: This was a qualitative case study conducted in 2015 on an oil spill incident in Iran and its roots from a disaster management approach...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698607/hyperhomocysteinemia-and-its-treatment-in-patients-with-parkinson-s-disease
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Omer C Ibrahimagic, Dzevdet Smajlovic, Zikrija Dostovic, Zejneba Pasic, Suljo Kunic, Amra Iljazovic, Denisa Salihovic Hajdarevic
INTRODUCTION: Homocysteine is process-product of methionine demethylation. It has proatherogenic, prothrombotic, prooxidative, proapoptotic, osteoporotic, neurotoxic, neuroinflamatory, and neurodegenerative effects. Hyperhomocysteinemia correlates with C667T MTHFR mutation, decrease of folic acid and vitamin B, as well as prolonged use of certain medications. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We measured levels of homocysteine in thirty patients (15::15) with "de novo" Parkinson's disease, with average age 64...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698606/beliefs-about-medicines-in-patients-with-hypertension-the-instrument-validity-and-reliability-in-iran
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Firoozeh Mostafavi, Arash Najimi, Gholamreza Sharifirad, Parastoo Golshiri
PURPOSE: Despite the importance of patients believes as one of the most important predictors of treatment adherence behavior, it is rarely considered in numerous studies. Then the current survey was aimed to develop and study the beliefs about medicines questionnaire (BMQ) in patients with hypertension. MATERIALS AND METHODS: The BMQ developed by Horn and et al. was used in the current study. This questionnaire included 18 questions in both public and private beliefs regarding drug...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698605/the-quantitative-study-of-the-faculty-members-performance-in-documentation-of-the-medical-records-in-teaching-hospitals-of-mazandaran-university-of-medical-sciences
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Zolaykha Asghari, Alireza Mardanshahi, Ebrahim Bagherian Farahabadi, Hasan Siamian, Ali Morad Heidari Gorji, Benyamin Mohseni Saravi, Esmaeil Rezazadeh, Seyyed Payam Paymard
INTRODUCTION: Documentation of patients' medical records has been always emphasized because medical records are as a means to be applied by patients, all medical staff, quality evaluations of health care, lawsuits, medical education and, etc. Regarding to this, each of the data elements available in the sheets of medical records has their own values. The rate of completion indicates the importance of the medical recorders for faculty member. So in this article the researcher evaluates the completion of medical records in the teaching hospitals of Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698604/mothers-satisfaction-with-treatment-opportunities-for-their-children-with-autism-spectrum-disorder-in-bosnia-and-herzegovina
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Elvira Mujkanovic, Haris Memisevic, Edin Mujkanovic, Sadata Zecic, Inga Biscevic
AIM: The goal of this study was to examine the general satisfaction of mothers of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) with treatment opportunities for their children in Bosnia and Herzegovina. An additional goal was to assess the level of mothers' satisfaction with their own involvement in the creation and implementation of Individual Education Plans. METHODS: The sample consisted of 98 mothers of children with ASD. Mothers answered to questions related to their perceived satisfaction with treatment options...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698603/the-effect-of-educational-intervention-on-knowledge-and-self-efficacy-for-pain-control-in-patients-with-multiple-sclerosis
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Seyde Shahrbanoo Daniali, Hossein Shahnazi, Samira Kazemi, Elnaz Marzbani
INTRODUCTION: Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is one of the most common autoimmune diseases affecting the central nervous system. The prevalence of it is increasing in our country too. The pain from disorders can affect quality of life. Several studies have pointed to the improvement of patients through educational intervention. This study attempted to evaluate the effectiveness of an educational intervention based on raising the awareness and self-efficacy for pain control among patients with multiple sclerosis during 2015 under the coverage of Isfahan MS Society (IMSS)...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698602/parents-attitudes-on-the-introduction-of-health-education-in-the-education-system
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Branko Kristo, Ljubica Cuk, Ivana Krzelj
INTRODUCTION: We explored parents' views on the introduction of HE into the educational system, as well as differences in the degree of agreement, depending on the gender of the respondents, the school which the children attend and children's age. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Examinees in this study were parents (N = 531) of children attending primary and secondary schools in the area of Municipality Livno. The study was conducted by using cross-sectional study and a special questionnaire was created assessing attitudes on the introduction of HE in the education system which contains 26 items...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698601/the-management-of-transfusion-services-analysis-and-assessment
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Dzenana Begic, Ermina Mujicic, Jozo Coric, Lejla Zunic
INTRODUCTION: The hospital blood bank (HBB) need to timely provide adequate amounts of blood and blood products for surgeries. For various surgical programs are performed assessments of the average number of blood doses needed for surgery. By using two types of requisitions BT/AB (blood type/antibody) and BT/AB/MT (blood type/antibody/match test) for pretransfusion immunohaematological testing in General Hospital "Prim. Dr. Abdulah Nakas" is achieved more rational consumption of blood and blood derivatives and financial savings through reduced number of matching tests (MT)...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698600/comparison-between-sublingual-and-vaginal-route-of-misoprostol-in-management-of-first-trimester-miscarriage-missing
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Zahra Dehbashi, Mahmood Moosazadeh, Mahdi Afshari
BACKGROUND: Each year, more than forty million abortions are occurred whole of the world. Misoprostol is a prostaglandin analogue with a strong uterotonic effect. The present study aimed to compare the efficacy of Misoprostol in first trimester abortion through two sublingual and vaginal routes of administration. METHODS: This randomized clinical trial was conducted on 52 consecutive women in first trimester candidate for pregnancy termination because of fetal IUFD or missed abortion in sonography reports...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698599/platelet-count-in-women-with-pregnancy-induced-hypertension-in-university-hospital-center-of-mother-and-child-healthcare-ko%C3%A3-o-gliozheni-tirana-albania
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Zamir Damani
INTRODUCTION: One of the most common and potential life threatening complications of pregnancy is pregnancy induced hypertension. This cross-sectional study aimed to investigate the relationship between platelet count and pregnancy induced hypertension. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Twenty (20) patients (subjects) and twenty (20) healthy pregnant women (control) visiting the Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital University of "Koço Gliozheni" Tirana Albania were registered in the study and followed during their pregnancy...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698598/relationship-of-assess-self-esteem-and-locus-of-control-with-quality-of-life-during-treatment-stages-in-patients-referring-to-drug-addiction-rehabilitation-centers
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Mohammad Heidari, Mansureh Ghodusi
OBJECTIVE: Thus, the present research was carried out aimed at determining the relationship between self-esteem and locus of control and quality of life during treatment stages in the patients referring to drug addiction rehabilitation centers of Borujen city, Iran. METHODS: The current study was a sectional research of descriptive correlation type. The research sample was 150 individuals of patients referring to addiction rehabilitation centers of Borujen city...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698597/adherence-and-quality-of-life-in-patients-with-type-ii-diabetes-mellitus-in-northern-greece
#14
Efrosini Zioga, Kyriakos Kazakos, Evagelos Dimopoulos, Christos Koutras, Kalliopi Marmara, Eleni-Efrosini Marmara, Athanasios Marmaras, Maria Lavdaniti
INTRODUCTION: Adherence as a concept includes various types of health-related behavior. Better medical adherence leads to improved disease control and fewer diabetes-related complications. Quality of life and medication adherence are interrelated. Patients with diabetes who adhere to their treatment can experience an improvement in quality of life and vice versa. AIM: To assess treatment adherence in patients with type II diabetes, as well as the connection between adherence and quality of life...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698596/investigation-of-the-effectiveness-of-acupuncture-in-the-treatment-of-frozen-shoulder
#15
Mahsa Asheghan, Amidoddin Khatibi Aghda, Ebrahim Hashemi, Mohammadtaghi Hollisaz
BACKGROUND: Adhesive capsulitis is a common disease that causes pain and reduced range of motion, but vague on the shoulder. Woman are affected fewer than men, but there is no known racial or genetic tendency. Most patients with adhesive capsulitis will improve with nonsurgical treatment. Acetaminophen and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for pain relief in patients without contraindication are first-line options. Acupuncture considered being safe and effective in reducing pain. The aim of this study was to Investigation of the effectiveness of acupuncture in the treatment of frozen shoulder...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698595/study-of-the-status-of-tuberculosis-control-program-based-on-the-implementation-of-the-directly-observed-treatment-short-course-strategy-dots
#16
Fereshteh Farzianpour, Mahdokht Afarin Kooshad
INTRODUCTION: Ascendant trend of tuberculosis in the world introduces this disease to be one of the most important infectious diseases in the world. So that every year, 9 million people are afflicted to active TB and about 5.1 million people die of the disease. As the HIV contaminated cases are increased, emergence and spread field of Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) bacilli has been provided. OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to assess the Tuberculosis Control Program from 2005 to 2012 to determine the overall situation of disease epidemiology and prioritized strategies in disease control program within the south of Tehran...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27698594/the-comparing-of-antimicrobial-activity-of-csn1s2-protein-of-fresh-milk-and-yoghurt-goat-breed-ethawah-inhibited-the-pathogenic-bacteria
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Lidwina Faraline Triprisila, Suharjono Suharjono, Antonius Christianto, Fatchiyah Fatchiyah
BACKGROUND: Goat milk is reported to have antimicrobial activity of several pathogen bacteria that contained on food materials. The research related with antimicrobial activity of Alpha-S2 casein from goat milk is relatively less than other casein components. Herein, we reported the antimicrobial activity of caprine Alpha-S2 Casein (CSN1S2) protein from Ethawah breed goat milk and yoghurt in Gram positive (Listeria monocytogenes, Staphylococcus aureus and Bacillus cereus) and negative pathogen bacteria (Escherichia coli, Salmonella typhi and Shigella flexneri)...
July 24, 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27482170/retracted-papers-from-the-journal-materia-socio-medica
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[This retracts the article on p. 228 in vol. 26, PMID: 25395881.].
June 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27482169/the-role-of-cysteine-protease-in-alzheimer-disease
#19
REVIEW
Samra Hasanbasic, Alma Jahic, Emina Karahmet, Asja Sejranic, Besim Prnjavorac
INTRODUCTION: Cysteine protease are biological catalysts which play a pivotal role in numerous biological reactions in organism. Much of the literature is inscribed to their biochemical significance, distribution and mechanism of action. Many diseases, e.g. Alzheimer's disease, develop due to enzyme balance disruption. Understanding of cysteine protease's disbalance is therefor a key to unravel the new possibilities of treatment. Cysteine protease are one of the most important enzymes for protein disruption during programmed cell death...
June 2016: Materia Socio-medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27482168/the-translation-validation-and-cultural-adaptation-of-functional-assessment-of-chronic-illness-therapy-spiritual-well-being-12-facit-sp12-scale-in-greek-language
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Evangelos C Fradelos, Foteini Tzavella, Evmorfia Koukia, Konstantinos Tsaras, Ioanna V Papathanasiou, Adamantia Aroni, Victoria Alikari, Maria Ralli, Jason Bredle, Sofia Zyga
BACKGROUND: According to World Health Organization (WHO), spirituality is an important domain of quality of life especially in terminal, life threatens chronic diseases. For many people spirituality and religion are not just very important dimensions of their existence, but also a source of support that contributes to wellbeing and coping with everyday difficulties of life. AIM: Aim of the study was the translation of the Facit Spiritual Well Being Scale (Facit-Sp12) in Greek language and the validation of the scale for the Greek population...
June 2016: Materia Socio-medica
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