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Pain Management

Mobilization of the neurodynamic system using proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation decreases pain and increases mobility in lower extremities and Spine-A case report.

Aug 16, 2021

Different approaches are used in physical therapy when treating patients with peripheral nerve paralysis and pain syndrome, such as neuro-mobilization techniques, manual therapy, muscle strengthening,...

Rituximab for the treatment of idiopathic membranous nephropathy with nephrotic syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Aug 16, 2021

This meta-analysis comprehensively investigated the ef?cacy and safety of rituximab (RTX) in patients with idiopathic membranous nephropathy (IMN).We searched the MEDLINE, EMBASE and Cochrane Registry...

Drug-Polymer Interactions in Acetaminophen/Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose Acetyl Succinate Amorphous Solid Dispersions Revealed by Multidimensional Multinuclear Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy.

Aug 12, 2021

The bioavailability of insoluble crystalline active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) can be enhanced by formulation as amorphous solid dispersions (ASDs). One of the key factors of ASD stabilization ...

Long-term fertilization modifies the mineralization of soil organic matter in response to added substrate.

Aug 12, 2021

The turnover of SOC in soils is strongly influenced by the availability of substrate and nutrients, especially nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P). Here, we assessed how long-term fertilization modified S...

Anger as a mechanism of injustice appraisals in pediatric chronic pain.

Aug 12, 2021

Mechanisms explaining the relationship between pain-related injustice appraisals and functional outcomes in youth with chronic pain have yet to be examined. In studies of adults, greater pain-related ...

A new technique in surgical treatment of congenital and spontaneous extensor tendon snapping: Dorsalization-ulnarization of the metacarpal head.

Aug 09, 2021

The present study reports results of a metacarpal transposition technique we have developed for congenital and spontaneous extensor tendon snapping. Six patients with a mean age of 14 years (range: 12...

Serum IGF-I concentrations are low in female bodybuilders in the pre-contest phase.

Aug 09, 2021

Bodybuilding involves athletes performing a series of poses/postures on the stage so that they can be classified according to their best esthetic and physical appearance during the competition. In the...

Sensory Hypersensitivities in Migraine Significantly Impact Disability

Aug 08, 2021

“Migraine, which affects more than 1 billion people worldwide, is one of the leading causes of disability in people younger than 50,” says Keisuke Suzuki, MD, PhD. “In addition to moderate-to-se...

Comparison of the characteristics of adult liver transplant recipients with prope (almost) tolerance and full immunosuppression regimen.

Aug 05, 2021

The liver transplant recipients are often subjected to excessive therapy by immunosuppressive drugs which produce several complications. Consequently, the minimization or even withdrawal of immunosupp...

Spinal Cord Stimulation via Percutaneous and Open Implantation: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Examining Complication Rates.

Aug 05, 2021

Spinal cord stimulation (SCS) has become a successful therapeutic option in combating chronic pain and can be implanted via percutaneous or open (laminotomy/laminectomy) techniques. This study aims to...

ABO-incompatible living donor liver transplantation with high preoperative antibody titer: A case report.

Aug 05, 2021

ABO-incompatible living donor liver transplantation (ABOi-LDLT) is essential for expanding the donor pool. ABOi-LDLT prognosis has improved since desensitization treatment with rituximab; however, pat...

Neonatal morbidity and mortality by mode of delivery in very preterm neonates.

Aug 02, 2021

The safest mode of delivery for very preterm infants is an ongoing topic of debate. There are many reasons for cesarean delivery (CD) in extremely preterm and very preterm infants, including labor, fe...

Can dogs and cats really help our spinal cord stimulation patients?

Aug 02, 2021

Pet ownership has been shown to decrease morbidity and mortality in several aspects of health but has not been studied in chronic pain patients. We evaluate whether subjects who underwent spinal cord ...

Recommendations for Dosing & Administering Medical Cannabis for Chronic Pain

Jul 31, 2021

Despite a need for more robust evidence, many patients with chronic pain are being treated with medical cannabis and cannabinoids. In the Journal of Cannabis Research, the Global Task Force on Dosing ...

Prospective associations of chronic and intrusive pain with sarcopenia and physical disability amongst older Australian men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project.

Jul 29, 2021

Associations of chronic and intrusive pain with sarcopenia and disability in older men are unclear.1452 community-dwelling men aged ≥70 years self-reported chronic pain (pain every day for ≥3 ...

Acetaminophen degradation using bacterial strains isolated from winogradsky column and phytotoxicity analysis of dump site soil.

Jul 26, 2021

The increase in pollution increased the threat level of living organisms in the environment. Municipal Solid Waste is one of the most important wastes which contribute to polluted sites affecting live...

Aging and miR-155 in mice influence survival and neuropathic pain after spinal cord injury.

Jul 22, 2021

Spinal cord injury (SCI) elicits chronic pain in 65% of individuals. In addition, SCI afflicts an increasing number of aged individuals, and those with SCI are predisposed to shorter lifespan. Our gro...

Permanent Flank Bulge after Flank Incision: Patient- and Physician-Reported Outcome.

Jul 22, 2021

The aim of this study was to determine the incidence and risk factors for postoperative flank bulging and associated physiologic/psychologic consequences as well as to establish a clinical flank bulge...

The impact of vestibular symptoms and electronystagmography results on recovery from sudden sensorineural hearing loss.

Jul 22, 2021

Idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL) represents a frequently encountered otological entity, of various types and severity, with an array of associated symptoms including vertigo. This ...

Comparative investigation of acetaminophen degradation in aqueous solution by UV/Chlorine and UV/HO processes: Kinetics and toxicity assessment, process feasibility and products identification.

Jul 19, 2021

The degradation of acetaminophen (ACM) was comparatively studied by UV/chlorine and UV/HO systems. An apparent reduction in the removal rate was observed above the optimum pH levels of 7.0 and 3.0 in ...