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Effect of flaxseed oil on serum systemic and vascular inflammation markers and oxidative stress in hemodialysis patients: a randomized controlled trial
Purpose: The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of flaxseed oil consumption on serum systemic and vascular inflammation markers, and oxidative stress in hemodialysis (HD) patients. Methods: In this randomized, ...
Effect of taurine supplementation on exercise capacity of patients with heart failure
Background: Taurine (2-aminoethanesulfonic acid) is a semi-essential amino acid found in mammalian tissues that is not involved in protein synthesis. The function of taurine is not completely understood. Some studies have ...
Detection of superior markers for polymerase chain reaction diagnosis of breast cancer micrometastasis in sentinel lymph nodes
Breast cancer is the most prevalent type of cancer among women around the world, and mortality is primarily caused by micro-metastatic disease. The complex mechanisms of breast cancer invasion and metastasis are intrinsically ...
Determinant Factors in Applying Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS) in Healthcare
OBJECTIVES: Meaningful use of picture archiving and communication systems (PACS) can change the workflow for accessing digital images, lead to faster turnaround time, reduce tests and examinations, and increase patient ...
Detection of survivin 2? gene expression in thyroid nodules
Context: Functional studies of the survivin splice variants have been performed almost exclusively in various types of cancer and produced remarkable advances in our understanding of cancer biology and cancer genetics. ...
Disseminated bacille Calmette-Guérin in Iranian children with severe combined immunodeficiency
Background: The bacille Calmette-Guأ©rin (BCG) vaccine is a widely practiced vaccine, which is useful for prophylaxis against tuberculosis. Disseminated BCG infection (BCG-osis) is one of the most important complications ...
Displaced fracture of the neck of the radius with complete 180آ° rotation of the radial head during closed reduction
We report a case of fracture of the radial neck in a teenage girl in which 180آ° rotation of the radial head occurred at close reduction. Although this was corrected, avascular necrosis of the radial head occurred. To our ...
Double urinary bladder voiding technique post removal of urethral catheter in renal allograft recipients.
To evaluate the effect of urinary bladder double voiding technique on the incidence of urinary tract infection in the transplant patients with double J stents after the removal of the urethral catheters in the post-transplant ...
Acute pericarditis in childhood: A 10-year experience
Twenty children, aged 6 months to 13 years, with acute pericarditis admitted between 1987 and 1997 to a university hospital were analyzed retrospectively for their etiology, presentation, management, and prognosis. The ...
Acute phase reactants in hemodialysis and renal transplantation
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