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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28987529/a-novel-approach-in-the-treatment-of-acute-whiplash-syndrome-ultrasound-guided-needle-percutaneous-electrolysis-a-randomized-controlled-trial
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J García Naranjo, S Barroso Rosa, J F Loro Ferrer, J M Limiñana Cañal, E Suarez Hernández
INTRODUCTION: Whiplash associated disorders are currently a common musculoskeletal problem. Besides the high incidence in western countries, the costs derived from prolonged treatment and medicolegal compensation, make this entity a challenging problem for clinicians and insurance companies. To date, no conservative treatment has shown clear superiority in the management of acute cases. HYPOTHESIS: Percutaneous needle electrolysis (PNE) is an effective approach for the treatment of Quebec type II acute whiplash syndrome (AWS)...
October 4, 2017: Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Surgery & Research: OTSR
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28955356/phosphorous-application-improves-drought-tolerance-of-phoebe-zhennan
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Akash Tariq, Kaiwen Pan, Olusanya A Olatunji, Corina Graciano, Zilong Li, Feng Sun, Xiaoming Sun, Dagang Song, Wenkai Chen, Aiping Zhang, Xiaogang Wu, Lin Zhang, Deng Mingrui, Qinli Xiong, Chenggang Liu
Phoebe zhennan (Gold Phoebe) is a threatened tree species in China and a valuable and important source of wood and bioactive compounds used in medicine. Apart from anthropogenic disturbances, several biotic constraints currently restrict its growth and development. However, little attention has been given to building adaptive strategies for its conservation by examining its morphological and physio-biochemical responses to drought stress, and the role of fertilizers on these responses. A randomized experimental design was used to investigate the effects of two levels of irrigation (well-watered and drought-stressed) and phosphorous (P) fertilization treatment (with and without P) to assess the morphological and physio-biochemical responses of P...
2017: Frontiers in Plant Science
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28677361/change-gout-the-need-for-a-new-approach
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REVIEW
Leonardo Punzi
Gout is the most common form of inflammatory arthropathy and is caused by an excess of uric acid in the blood (hyperuricemia). It is a chronic, debilitating condition that gradually increases in severity and affects an increasing number of people. It has a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations and is related to serious kidney and cardiovascular conditions and to an increased risk of mortality. The negative perception of the disease, historically seen as related to a life of dissipation, has led to underestimating its impact and focusing the attention on the short-term treatment of acute attacks rather than on the long-term management of the condition without, consequently, preventing the most serious complications...
August 2017: Minerva Medica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28660143/distal-triceps-injuries-including-snapping-triceps-a-systematic-review-of-the-literature
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Kimberley Shuttlewood, James Beazley, Christopher D Smith
AIM: To review current literature on types of distal triceps injury and determine diagnosis and appropriate management. METHODS: We performed a systematic review in PubMed, Cochrane and EMBASE using the terms distal triceps tears and snapping triceps on the 10(th) January 2017. We excluded all animal, review, foreign language and repeat papers. We reviewed all papers for relevance and of the papers left we were able to establish the types of distal triceps injury, how these injuries are diagnosed and investigated and the types of management of these injuries including surgical...
June 18, 2017: World Journal of Orthopedics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28590787/-in-the-physio-we-trust-a-qualitative-study-on-patients-preferences-for-physiotherapy
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Susanne Bernhardsson, Maria E H Larsson, Kajsa Johansson, Birgitta Öberg
BACKGROUND: Patients' preferences should be integrated in evidence-based practice. This study aimed to explore patients' preferences for physiotherapy treatment and participation in decision making. METHODS: A qualitative study set in an urban physiotherapy clinic in Gothenburg, Sweden. Individual, semi-structured interviews were conducted with 20 individuals who sought physiotherapy for musculoskeletal disorders. The interviews were recorded, transcribed, and analyzed with qualitative content analysis...
July 2017: Physiotherapy Theory and Practice
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28513574/transcriptional-and-physiological-responses-to-nutrient-loading-on-toxin-formation-and-photosynthesis-in-microcystis-aeruginosa-fachb-905
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Guotao Peng, Sijie Lin, Zhengqiu Fan, Xiangrong Wang
An important goal of understanding harmful algae blooms is to determine how environmental factors affect the growth and toxin formation of toxin-producing species. In this study, we investigated the transcriptional responses of toxin formation gene (mcyB) and key photosynthesis genes (psaB, psbD and rbcL) of Microcystis aeruginosa FACHB-905 in different nutrient loading conditions using real-time reverse transcription quantitative polymerase chain reaction (RT-qPCR). Three physio-biochemical parameters (malondialdehyde (MDA), superoxide dismutase (SOD) and glutathione (GSH)) were also evaluated to provide insight into the physiological responses of Microcystis cells...
May 17, 2017: Toxins
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28280790/environmental-assessment-of-al-hammar-marsh-southern-iraq
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Hind Fadhil Abdullah Al-Gburi, Balsam Salim Al-Tawash, Hadi Salim Al-Lafta
AIM: (a) To determine the spatial distributions and levels of major and minor elements, as well as heavy metals, in water, sediment, and biota (plant and fish) in Al-Hammar Marsh, southern Iraq, and ultimately to supply more comprehensive information for policy-makers to manage the contaminants input into the marsh so that their concentrations do not reach toxic levels. (b) to characterize the seasonal changes in the marsh surface water quality. (c) to address the potential environmental risk of these elements by comparison with the historical levels and global quality guidelines (i...
February 2017: Heliyon
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28251545/impact-of-tillage-practices-on-soil-bacterial-diversity-and-composition-under-the-tobacco-rice-rotation-in-china
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Yanping Lei, Yongliang Xiao, Lifeng Li, Chaoqiang Jiang, Chaolong Zu, Tian Li, Hui Cao
Tobacco-rice rotation is a common farming system in south China, and many tillage practices such as straw mulching, dolomite dust, and quicklime application have been adopted to improve crop production. These agricultural management practices alter soil physical and chemical properties and affect microbial life environment and community composition. In this research, six tillage practices including no tobacco and rice straw mulching (CK), tobacco and rice straw mulching (TrSr), rice straw returning fire (TrSc), tobacco and rice straw mulching with dolomite dust (TSD), rice straw returning fire and quicklime (TSQ), and rice straw returning fire, quicklime and reduced fertilizer (TSQf) were conducted to detect changes in soil bacterial diversity and composition using Illumina sequencing...
May 2017: Journal of Microbiology / the Microbiological Society of Korea
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27712867/the-water-productivity-score-wps-at-global-and-regional-level-methodology-and-first-results-from-remote-sensing-measurements-of-wheat-rice-and-maize
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Wim G M Bastiaanssen, Pasquale Steduto
Scarce water resources are one of the major constraints to achieve more food production. Food production needs therefore also to be evaluated in terms of water consumption, besides the conventional unit of land. Crop Water Productivity (CWP) is defined as the crop yield per unit of water evaporated. Contrary to crop yield, local benchmark values for CWP do not exist. This paper shows how operational earth observation satellites can measure CWP indirectly on a pixel-by-pixel basis, which provides an opportunity to define local, regional and global benchmark values...
January 1, 2017: Science of the Total Environment
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27543093/causes-consequences-and-biomarkers-of-stress-in-swine-an-update
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REVIEW
Silvia Martínez-Miró, Fernando Tecles, Marina Ramón, Damián Escribano, Fuensanta Hernández, Josefa Madrid, Juan Orengo, Silvia Martínez-Subiela, Xavier Manteca, José Joaquín Cerón
BACKGROUND: In recent decades there has been a growing concern about animal stress on intensive pig farms due to the undesirable consequences that stress produces in the normal physiology of pigs and its effects on their welfare and general productive performance. This review analyses the most important types of stress (social, environmental, metabolic, immunological and due to human handling), and their biological consequences for pigs. The physio-pathological changes associated with stress are described, as well as the negative effects of stress on pig production...
August 19, 2016: BMC Veterinary Research
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27381171/epidural-analgesia-combined-with-a-comprehensive-physiotherapy-program-after-cytoreductive-surgery-and-hipec-is-associated-with-enhanced-post-operative-recovery-and-reduces-intensive-care-unit-stay-a-retrospective-study-of-124-patients
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M Osseis, J Weyrech, E Gayat, S Dagois, R Lo Dico, M Pocard, C Eveno
BACKGROUND: Although Cytoreductive Surgery (CRS) and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) confers health benefits in peritoneal carcinomatosis (PC) treatment, it is associated with significant postoperative morbidity and mortality rate with increased length of hospital stay. The goal of this study is to determine whether a new comprehensive physiotherapy program including epidural loco-regional analgesia can improve the quality of care and patients recovery. METHODS: Between 2009 and 2013, 124 patients with PC were operated for CRS and HIPEC procedures...
December 2016: European Journal of Surgical Oncology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27052385/nanomaterials-in-food-and-agriculture-an-overview-on-their-safety-concerns-and-regulatory-issues
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Aditi Jain, Shivendu Ranjan, Nandita Dasgupta, Chidambaram Ramalingam
Nanotechnology has seen exponential growth in last decade due to its unique physicochemical properties; however, the risk associated with this emerging technology has withdrawn ample attention in the past decade. Nanotoxicity is majorly contributed to the small size and large surface area of nanomaterials, which allow easy dispersion and invasion of anatomical barriers in human body. Unique physio-chemical properties of NPs make the investigation of their toxic consequences intricate and challenging. This makes it important to have an in-depth knowledge of different mechanisms involved in nanomaterials's action as well as toxicity...
April 6, 2016: Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27033277/brachymetatarsia-with-accessory-navicular-in-right-foot-a-rare-coincidental-finding
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Praveen-Kumar Pandey, Inder Pawar, Sandeep-Kumar Beniwal, Raaghav-R Verma
A 33 years old female patient presented with posttraumatic pain in the right foot for which radiographs of the right foot was advised. No fracture was detected on radiographs and patient was managed conservatively on medications and posterior splint immobilization. We found coincidentally a short fourth metatarsal and an accessory navicular bone in the right foot radiographs. After 3 weeks of immobilization, she underwent mobilization of the right foot, weight bearing and intensive physio- therapy for 6 weeks...
2016: Chinese Journal of Traumatology, Zhonghua Chuang Shang za Zhi
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26984238/potentially-inappropriate-drug-prescribing-in-elderly-hospitalized-patients-an-analysis-and-comparison-of-explicit-criteria
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COMPARATIVE STUDY
Concetta Di Giorgio, Alessio Provenzani, Piera Polidori
BACKGROUND: The management of therapy in elderly is a critical aspect of primary care. The physio-pathological complexity of the elderly involves the prescription of multiple drugs, exposing them to a higher risk of adverse reactions. OBJECTIVE: Aim of this study was to assess the medication use and (potential) inappropriate medications and prescribing omissions in the elderly before and during hospitalization, according to the main tools in literature described, and their relation to the number of comorbidities...
April 2016: International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26868076/human-factors-approach-to-comparative-usability-of-hospital-manual-defibrillators
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Richard Fidler, Meshell Johnson
INTRODUCTION: Equipment-related issues have recently been cited as a significant contributor to the suboptimal outcomes of resuscitation management. A systematic evaluation of the human-device interface was undertaken to evaluate the intuitive nature of three different defibrillators. Devices tested were the Physio-Control LifePak 15, the Zoll R Series Plus, and the Philips MRx. METHODS: A convenience sample of 73 multidisciplinary health care providers from 5 different hospitals participated in this study...
April 2016: Resuscitation
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26747985/estimating-cultural-benefits-from-surface-water-status-improvements-in-freshwater-wetland-ecosystems
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Peter Roebeling, Nelson Abrantes, Sofia Ribeiro, Pedro Almeida
Freshwater wetlands provide crucial ecosystem services, though are subject to anthropogenic/natural stressors that provoke negative impacts on these ecosystems, services and values. The European Union Water Framework Directive aims to achieve good status of surface waters by 2015, through implementation of Catchment Management Plans. Implementation of Catchment Management Plans is costly, though associated benefits from improvements in surface water status are less well known. This paper establishes a functional relationship between surface water status and cultural ecosystem service values of freshwater systems...
March 1, 2016: Science of the Total Environment
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26514723/-women-and-acute-coronary-syndrome-with-st-elevation-excess-mortality-related-to-longer-delays-and-spontaneous-coronary-dissection
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H Benamer, P Motreff, P Jessen, M Piquet, F Haziza, B Chevalier
The outcome of patients with ST elevation acute coronary syndrome (ACS) has been increasingly improving in the general population over the past few decades. However, detailed analysis of the results show that the reduction in mortality rates is higher in males compared to their female counterparts. The excess mortality rate observed in women, though sometimes questioned, has been widely reported in the literature. The higher mortality rate observed in women with ST elevation ACS can be explained by the presence of aggravating clinical factors such as older age, a higher percentage of diabetics, and a higher frequency of cardiogenic shock...
December 2015: Annales de Cardiologie et D'angéiologie
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26414138/-analysis-of-hospital-outpatient-care-of-a-rare-disease-cystic-fibrosis
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MULTICENTER STUDY
Gilles Rault, Dominique Pougheon, Jean-Claude Moisdon, Michel Pépin, Frédéric Kletz, Gabriel Bellon, Isabelle Durieu, Pierre Lombrail
INTRODUCTION: Following the generalization of neonatal screening, the French CF Care Network has become structured around 45 qualified centres, the French CF Society, 2 national expertise centres, the Patient Registry and the National Protocol of CF Care in collaboration with the Vaincre Ia Mucoviscidose patient association. This organization and progress in treatment have resulted in the outpatient follow-up of a growing number of patients. Since 2010, the CF Network representatives have been conducting an assessment of outpatient follow-up to identify difficulties in complying with national and international clinical practice guidelines...
May 2015: Santé Publique: Revue Multidisciplinaire Pour la Recherche et L'action
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26238790/a-novel-simulator-for-mechanical-ventilation-in-newborns-mechatronic-respiratory-system-simulator-for-neonatal-applications
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Ilaria Baldoli, Armando Cuttano, Rosa T Scaramuzzo, Selene Tognarelli, Massimiliano Ciantelli, Francesca Cecchi, Marzia Gentile, Emilio Sigali, Cecilia Laschi, Paolo Ghirri, Arianna Menciassi, Paolo Dario, Antonio Boldrini
Respiratory problems are among the main causes of mortality for preterm newborns with pulmonary diseases; mechanical ventilation provides standard care, but long-term complications are still largely reported. In this framework, continuous medical education is mandatory to correctly manage assistance devices. However, commercially available neonatal respiratory simulators are rarely suitable for representing anatomical and physiological conditions; a step toward high-fidelity simulation, therefore, is essential for nurses and neonatologists to acquire the practice needed without any risk...
August 2015: Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part H, Journal of Engineering in Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26206756/mapping-consistent-rice-oryza-sativa-l-yield-qtls-under-drought-stress-in-target-rainfed-environments
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Silvas J Prince, R Beena, S Michael Gomez, S Senthivel, R Chandra Babu
BACKGROUND: Drought stress is a major limitation to rainfed rice production and yield stability. Identifying yield-associated quantitative trait loci (QTLs) that are consistent under drought stress predominant in target production environments, as well as across different genetic backgrounds, will help to develop high-yielding rice cultivars suitable for water-limited environments through marker-assisted breeding (MAB). Considerable progress has been made in mapping QTLs for drought resistance traits in rice; however, few have been successfully used in MAB...
December 2015: Rice
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