Sound medicine: an introduction to cacophonology
- Implementations of translational medicine. Sonntag, Kai-Christian // Journal of Translational Medicine;2005, Vol. 3, p33
New developments in science are rapidly influencing and shaping basic and clinical research and medicine. This has led to the emergence of multiple opportunities and challenges on many levels in the bio-medical and other associated fields. To face these opportunities and challenges, new concepts...
- MTHFR 677T Is a Strong Determinant of the Degree of Hearing Loss Among Polish Males with Postlingual Sensorineural Hearing Impairment. Pollak, Agnieszka; Mueller-Malesinska, Malgorzata; Lechowicz, Urszula; Skorka, Agata; Korniszewski, Lech; Sobczyk-Kopciol, Agnieszka; Waskiewicz, Anna; Broda, Grazyna; Iwanicka-Pronicka, Katarzyna; Oldak, Monika; Skarzynski, Henryk; Płoski, Rafał // DNA & Cell Biology;Jul2012, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p1267
Hearing impairment (HI) is the most common sensory handicap. Congenital HI often has a genetic basis, whereas the etiology of nonsyndromic postlingual HI (npHI) usually remains unidentified. Our purpose was to test whether the MTHFR C677T (rs1801133) polymorphism affecting folate metabolism is...
- Folic acid deficiency during intensive therapy. Ibbotson, R.M.; Colvin, B.T.; Colvin, M.P. // British Medical Journal;10/18/1975, Vol. 4 Issue 5989, p145
Presents cases of folic acid deficiency during intensive therapy. Medical history of the patients; Mechanism involved in folic acid deficiency during intensive therapy; Question on the rapidity of onset of the megaloblastic change.
- Correlation of Folate Deficiency with Alcoholism and Associated Macrocytosis, Anemia, and Liver Disease. Herbert, Victor; Zalusky, Ralph; Davidson, Charles S. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Jun63, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p977
Examines the incidence of folate deficiency in patients with chronic alcoholism. Equations of regression; Mean corpuscular volume; Quality of diet.
- Do patients receiving haemodialysis need folic acid supplements? // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);5/16/1981, Vol. 282 Issue 6276, p1582
Reports the risk of developing folic acid deficiency for patients receiving regular hemodialysis. Restriction of foods rich in folic acid; Occurrence of the loss of the vitamin across the dialysis membrane; Relationship between folic acid state and anemia.
- Neurological image of the child with neural tube defect (meningomyelocele) with Arnold-Chiari malformation type 1 with syringomyelia with obstructive hydrocephalus: Observation of folic acid supplementation failure in eliminating the risk of NTD in neonate of the mother taking anti-epileptic medicine Parakh, Hemanth; Kapoor, Monica Sachdeva; Sharma, Deepak; Deshpande, Aniruddha // Medical Journal of Dr. D.Y. Patil University;Sep/Oct2015, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p688
A letter to the editor on folic acid deficiency during pregnancy associated with various Neural Tube Defects (NTDs) like spina bifida, meningocele or meningomyelocele in neonates is presented.
- Overzealous oversight. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/15/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 6/7, pE113
The article reports that medical research in the U.S. is slowly taking a halt because of excessive and ineffective regulatory oversight. According to the investigation of the Infectious Disease Society, this was due to the redundant system of adverse event reporting for multicentre trials and...
- Knowledge and Usage Patterns of Folic Acid amongst Physician Assistant Students at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. West, Holly; Acosta, Judy-Ann; Reynado, Amanda M.; Rougraff, Kathryn A. // Internet Journal of Academic Physician Assistants;2010, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p1
Physician Assistant (PA) students are educated that 400 micrograms (Âµg) of daily folic acid (FA) is a vital component of prenatal care to reduce fetal development abnormalities. Studies have shown that higher education level is correlative with the use of daily FA in women of reproductive...
- Integration of Traditional Chinese Medicine and modern medicine promotes the unification of human medicine. Zhang, Peng; Qin, Ling // Iranian Journal of Medical Hypotheses & Ideas;2010, Vol. 4, p1
There are two mutually supportive systems in medical profession: modern medicines and traditional medicine. The current status is that although the modern medicine occupies the major position in healthcare system, the therapeutic effect of traditional medicines should not be omitted. If all of...