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Epidemiologic analysis of 8000 acute vertebral fractures: evolution of treatment and complications at 10-year follow-up.

May 16, 2022

This is a retrospective cohort study.This study aims to determine the proportional incidence, clinical characteristics, treatment patterns with complications and changes in treatment of vertebral frac...

LRP4 is required for the olfactory association task in the piriform cortex.

May 09, 2022

Low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 4 (LRP4) plays a critical role in the central nervous system (CNS), including hippocampal synaptic plasticity, maintenance of excitatory synaptic trans...

Maternal and neonatal outcomes with the addition of intrathecal midazolam as an adjuvant to spinal anesthesia in cesarean delivery: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

Apr 25, 2022

To determine the efficacy and safety, in terms of maternal and neonatal outcomes, of adding intrathecal midazolam to spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery in healthy pregnant women.A meta-analysis o...

Relationship between spinal reflexes and leg motor function in sub-acute and chronic stroke patients.

Apr 04, 2022

To assess the relationship between spinal reflexes and motor function in sub-acute (SAS) and chronic stroke (CS) patients.Twelve SAS and 16 CS patients underwent electrophysiological assessment of het...

The relationship of hip loading asymmetry and radiological parameters of the spine in Lenke type 1 idiopathic scoliosis.

Mar 28, 2022

Idiopathic scoliosis does not only cause structural changes in the spine, but also functional changes of the musculoskeletal system.Does idiopathic scoliosis lead to asymmetric hip loading in severe L...

Epaxial muscle atrophy is more evident in large dogs with intervertebral disc disease than in dogs with ischaemic myelopathy.

Mar 28, 2022

Cross-sectional area (CSA) decreases and fat infiltration increases in epaxial muscles of Dachshunds with intervertebral disc disease (IVDD), but less is known about large breed dogs with IVDD. The ai...

Facet joint disease in patients with axial spondyloarthritis: A retrospective computed tomography study.

Mar 21, 2022

Facet joints' (FJ) ankylosis was reported in patients with radiographic axial spondyloarthritis (r-AxSpA). However, a detailed FJ evaluation over the whole spectrum of AxSpA was not performed. We aime...

Selective vulnerability of tripartite synapses in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Mar 21, 2022

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is a fatal neurodegenerative disorder. Separate lines of evidence suggest that synapses and astrocytes play a role in the pathological mechanisms underlying ALS. Gi...

Surgical Intervention is Associated With Improvements in the ASIA Impairment Scale in Gunshot-induced Spinal Injuries of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine.

Mar 14, 2022

Retrospective cohort study of patients from the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center (NSCISC).The aim was to compare the outcomes of patients with gunshot-induced spinal injuries (GSIs) trea...

Single-Surgeon Versus Dual-Surgeon Strategy in Spinal Tumor Surgery: A Single Institution Experience.

Mar 14, 2022

Retrospective cohort study.The objective of this study is to compare the outcomes of spinal tumor surgery between dual-surgeon and single-surgeon approach.Perioperative adverse outcomes may be improve...

The impact of breast support garments on fit, support and posture of larger breasted women.

Feb 14, 2022

Due to current measurement, sizing and fitting approaches, poor bra fit is prevalent amongst larger breasted women. The impact of improving bra fit hasn't yet been explored. This pre-clinical study ai...

Antinociceptive, anxiolytic and depression like effects of hydrogen sulfide, nitric oxide and carbon monoxide in rats and the role of opioidergic and serotonergic systems in antinociceptive activity.

Jan 31, 2022

L-arginine, a NO donor; Sodium hydrosulphide (NaHS), a hydrogen (H S) donor; Tricarbonyldichlororuthenium (II) dimer (CORM-2), CO donor are characterized as bioactive gas mediators that have been rese...

Multi-modal MR imaging of the upper arm muscles of patients with Spinal Muscular Atrophy.

Jan 24, 2022

Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Imaging (qMRI) is frequently used to map disease state and disease progression in lower extremity muscles of patients with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA). This is in sta...

The Management of Abdominal Evisceration in Tactical Combat Casualty Care: TCCC Guideline Change 20-02.

Jan 03, 2022

Historically, about 20% of hospitalized combat injured patients have an abdominal injury. Abdominal evisceration may be expected to complicate as many as one-third of battle-related abdominal wounds. ...

Surgical Causes of Significant Intraoperative Neuromonitoring Signal Changes in Three-Column Spinal Surgery.

Dec 20, 2021

Retrospective case series.To evaluate the risks and causes of neurologic complications in three-column spinal surgery by analyzing intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring (IONM) data.Three-column...

Toward rebalancing blood pressure instability after spinal cord injury with spinal cord electrical stimulation: A mini review and critique of the evolving literature.

Nov 22, 2021

High-level spinal cord injury commonly leads to blood pressure instability. This manifests clinically as orthostatic hypotension (OH), where blood pressure can drop to the point of loss of consciousne...

[Analysis of upper airway structure development in children with different characteristics].

Nov 15, 2021

To analyze the development of upper airway in children with different characteristics. From June 2018 to June 2020, a total of 425 children younger than 16 years old who underwent head MRI examinati...

Multisystemic Therapy - Building Stronger Families (MST-BSF): Substance misuse, child neglect, and parenting outcomes from an 18-month randomized effectiveness trial.

Nov 08, 2021

Parental substance misuse impacts millions of children globally and is a major determinant of repeat maltreatment and out-of-home placement. There is little published research on family-based, compreh...

Evolving Insights Into the Biology of Pain & Advances in Neuromodulation Technology Enable New Paradigms in the Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain

Nov 01, 2021

More than 50 years ago, Melzack and Wall proposed the gate control theory of pain inhibition,1 opening the door to the development of spinal cord stimulation (SCS) as an intervention designed to reduc...

The association between depression and oral health related quality of life in people who inject drugs.

Oct 25, 2021

Oral health related quality of life (OHRQoL) is known to be reduced in disadvantaged populations, including people who inject drugs. Mental health issues, such as depression are also commonly reported...