Constipation is a highly prevalent functional gastrointestinal disorder that may significantly affect the quality of life and health care costs. Treatment for constipation has been broadly reviewed by cognitive therapies,...Read More
Irritable Bowel Syndrome / IBS
EFFECTS OF SYNBIOTIC SUPPLEMENTATION ON GUT FUNCTIONING AND SYSTEMIC INFLAMMATION OF COMMUNITY-DWELLING ELDERS – SECONDARY ANALYSES FROM A RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL.
Aging is a complex process marked by alterations on gut functioning and physiology, accompanied by an increase on the inflammatory status, leading to a scenario called “inflammaging”.To evaluate the effects of a...Read More
Parkinson’s disease (PD) is an age-related neurodegenerative disorder characterized by motor symptoms such as tremor, slowness of movement, rigidity, and postural instability, as well as non-motor features like sleep...Read More
Subtotal colectomy with antiperistaltic cecosigmoidal anastomosis may be another suitable option for slow transit constipation: Experiences from Chinese people.
The objective of this paper is to demonstrate, considering the experiences from Chinese people, if slow transit constipation (STC) can be accurately diagnosed, choosing patients qualifying for surgery, subtotal colectomy with...Read More
Successful conservative management of a spontaneous intraperitoneal rupture of bladder diverticulum in a critical patient: A case report. A CARE-compliant article.
A spontaneous rupture of the bladder diverticulum in an adult patient is extremely rare. The recommended treatment is surgery. However, some cases can be successfully treated with urinary catheterization, antibiotics, and/or...Read More
Successful Bone Marrow Recovery After an Immunoablative Regimen With Autologous Cord Blood Transplant in a Child With Idiopathic Severe Aplastic Anemia: A Case Report.
Aplastic anemia is a rare disease that manifests as bone marrow failure. The current treatment options include immunoablative therapy or allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. We report a successful immunoablative...Read More
Evaluate the effectiveness of home talks (HTs), a novel model of health education delivered by village health workers (VHWs) with primary-level education to rural African mothers. Talk recipients were assessed by health census...Read More
Co-infection status of porcine circoviruses (PCV2 and PCV3) and porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) in pigs with watery diarrhea in Henan province, central China.
Porcine circoviruses (PCV2 and PCV3) and porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) are important swine viruses that threaten the swine industry worldwide. Here, we evaluated the co-infection status of PCV2, PCV3 and PEDV in 76...Read More
The rationale of this study was to assess occurrence of withdrawal symptoms induced by abrupt cessation of cannabidiol (CBD) after prolonged administration in healthy volunteers.Thirty volunteers were randomized to receive...Read More