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Toll-like receptors are transmembrane proteins which sense and transmit infectious and inflammatory responses to the cells expressing them. Therapeutic strategies for the blockade of excessive Toll-like receptor signaling are being actively pursued for several diseases. Recently, Sparstolonin B, isolated from Chinese herb, which suppresses selectively Toll-like receptors has been studied... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: SHOCK - most viewed articles
Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) causes respiratory illnesses such as pneumonia, and has been reported to cause acute flaccid myelitis. Enterovirus A71 (EV-A71) is known to cause cardiopulmonary failure due to brainstem encephalitis, but there have been few reports of these conditions being associated with EV-D68. Outbreaks of EV-D68 infection have occurred... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: BMJ CASE REPORTS - recent articles
By Yogo, N., Imamura, T., Muto, Y., Hirai, K.
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION - latest issue only
Pubblicato il 15-11-2019
Fonte: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION - latest issue only
Objective: To evaluate the accuracy of the YuWell YE680B oscillometric upper-arm blood pressure monitor for clinic and home blood pressure measurements in adults according to the American National Standards Institute/the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation/International Organization for Standardization (ANSI/AAMI/ISO) 81060-2:2013 standard. Method: Eighty-five subjects (male 46 and female... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: BLOOD PRESSURE MONITORING - most viewed articles
Objective We aimed to compare the demographic, laboratory, and ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) parameters of patients with masked hypertension (MHT), define factors predicting MHT, and determine the ABPM parameters affecting left ventricular mass index (LVMI) in obese youth. Methods Data of obese patients were evaluated retrospectively. Patients with ambulatory... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: BLOOD PRESSURE MONITORING - most emailed articles
In the present study, accuracy of Transtek TMB-1776 upper-arm blood pressure monitor in adult subjects was determined by comparing with a non-invasive (auscultatory) reference mercury sphygmomanometer, following the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol revision 2010 (ESH-IP 2010). All the validation requirement were reached: 74, 93, and 98 of systolic... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: BLOOD PRESSURE MONITORING - most viewed articles
Objective We aimed to compare the demographic, laboratory, and ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) parameters of patients with masked hypertension (MHT), define factors predicting MHT, and determine the ABPM parameters affecting left ventricular mass index (LVMI) in obese youth. Methods Data of obese patients were evaluated retrospectively. Patients with ambulatory... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: BLOOD PRESSURE MONITORING - most viewed articles
Purpose of review Massive haemorrhage is a significant cause of mortality and morbidity in a variety of clinical settings, although most research has been related to trauma patients. Military studies from recent conflicts found that higher ratios of plasma to red blood cells (RBCs) were associated with increased survival in... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: CURRENT OPINION IN CRITICAL CARE - most emailed articles
Purpose of review To summarize the differential diagnosis and diagnostic approach of sudden unresponsiveness with normal vital signs in various settings, including the ICU. Recent findings Sudden unresponsiveness may be either transient or persistent, and may result from primary brain diseases or nonstructural systemic conditions. Life-threatening causes should always be... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: CURRENT OPINION IN CRITICAL CARE - most viewed articles
Purpose of review Preoperative nutrition support has been extensively studied; however, data on the timing of postoperative nutrition initiation are scarce. The current review focuses on the importance of early nutritional support in surgical patients and their impact on outcomes. Recent findings Early nutrition support during the postoperative course may... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: CURRENT OPINION IN CRITICAL CARE - most viewed articles
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Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: CURRENT OPINION IN ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION - most viewed articles
The Andrew Herxheimer memorial lecture at the 2019 Paris general assembly of the International Society of Drug Bulletins, delivered by Alan Cassels (Communications Director, Therapeutics Initiative, University of British Columbia) and Dee Mangin (Professor of Family Medicine at McMaster University), focused on the burden of overprescribing. Both speakers provided a... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: DRUG AND THERAPEUTIC BULLETIN - online first
By Cave, J. A.
Introduction Worldwide, 2 million patients aged 18–50 years suffer a stroke each year, and this number is increasing. Knowledge about global distribution of risk factors and aetiologies, and information about prognosis and optimal secondary prevention in young stroke patients are limited. This limits evidence-based treatment and hampers the provision of... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 14-11-2019
Fonte: BMJ OPEN - current issue only
By Ekker, M., Jacob, M., van Dongen, M., Aarnio, K., Annamalai, A., Arauz, A., Arnold, M., Barboza, M., Bolognese, M., Brouns, R., Chuluun, B., Chuluunbaatar, E., Dagvajantsan, B., Debette, S., Don, A., Enzinger, C., Ekizoglu, E., Fandler-Höfler, S., Fazekas, F., Fromm, A., Gattringer, T., Gulli, G., Hoffmann, M., Hora, T., Jern, C., Jood, K., Kamouchi, M., Kim, Y. S., Kitazono, T., Kittner, S., Kleinig, T., Klijn, K., Korv, J., Lee, T.-H., Leys, D., Maaijwee, N., Martinez-Majander, N., Marto, J. P., Mehndiratta, M., Mifsud, V., Montanaro, V., Owolabi, M. O., Patel, V., Phillips, M., Piechowski-Iozwiak, B., Pikula, A., Ruiz-Sandoval, J. L., Sarnowski, B., Schreuder, F., Swartz, R., Tan, K., Tanne, D., Tatlisumak, T., Thijs, V., Tuladhar, A., Viana-Baptista, M., Vibo, R., Wu, T., Yesilot, N., Waje-Andreassen, U., Pezzini, A., Putaala, J., de Leeuw, F.-E.