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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-3674/1510031

Bilateral Diaphragmatic Paresis after Cardiac Surgery: The Key is the Clinical Point-of-Care Ultrasound

Jose Luis Vazquez Martinez, Aida Lopez de Pedro, Ana Coca Perez, Raul Montero Yeboles and Cesar Perez-Caballero Macarron

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: January 31, 2018

Bilateral diaphragmatic paresis following cardiac surgery is rare. We present a case in which several extubation attempts failed in an infant after cardiac surgery. Point-of-care ultrasonography (POCUS) showed a slight but symmetric decrease of diaphragmatic motion, confirmed by fluoroscopy. Phrenic electromyography (EMG) was informed inconsistently as normal. After eight weeks of non-invasive ven...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3656/1410199

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation due to Amniotic Fluid Embolism in an Early Molar Pregnancy

Veronika A Levin, John Villeneuve and Xuezhi Jiang

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: January 17, 2018

Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) is a disruption of hemostasis and imbalance between thrombosis and thrombolysis. DIC can result in life-threatening bleeding, clot formation, and multi-system end organ damage. Although the prevalence of DIC in pregnancy is low, ranging from 0.03-0.35%, the prevalence increases in pregnancies complicated by comorbidities such as placental abruption, pos...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5858/1510037

Comparative Study on Change in Degree of Independent Living between Continuation and Discontinuation of Home Medical Care among the Elderly in Japan

Takao Suzuki, Seungwon Jeong, Yasuyuki Arai, Yusuke Inoue, Masahiko Fukuchi, Yoshimichi Kosaka and Hideki Ohta

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: January 26, 2018

The present study focused on "fever" as an indicator or surrogate of aspiration pneumonia, which is the most commonly encountered event in home medical care and frequently requires a decision of whether to continue or discontinue (admission to hospital) home medical care. We compared the outcome of a group that continued to receive home medical care during and after a fever-related event and a gro...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-3235.1510031

Primary Intra-Articular Synovial Sarcoma of the Knee: A Report of Two Cases and Review of the Literature

Justin E Hellwinkel, Ryan P Farmer, Austin Heare, Joshua Smith, Nathan Donaldson, Michael Faddell and Travis Heare

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: January 24, 2018

Synovial sarcoma is a misleading term initially coined in reference to its pathological appearance that mimics synovium in its early stage of development. In reality, Synovial Sarcoma (SS) is a rare malignant neoplasm, which accounts for only 2.5 - 10% of all soft-tissue sarcomas. Peak incidence of SS occurs in the third decade of life, and 30% of cases occur in children and adolescents younger th...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-346X/1410083

Intraocular Pressure-Lowering Effect of Ripasudil Hydrochloride Hydrate and Reasons for Discontinuation of Use in Clinical Practice

Kana Kawara, Akiyasu Kanamori, Sotaro Mori, Yukako Inoue, Takuji Kurimoto, Sentaro Kusuhara, Yuko Yamada and Makoto Nakamura

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: January 26, 2018

The median pre- and post-application IOP at 1, 3, and 6 months was 19.0, 17.5, 17.0, and 16.0 mmHg, respectively. IOP was significantly reduced after ripasudil application at all time points (P < 0.00001, the mixed effect model). The pre-application IOP and glaucoma type were associated with the IOP-lowering effect of ripasudil. Twenty-seven and 8 patients discontinued the application because of u...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/ncr-2017/1710001

Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma: A Differential of Midline Crossing Lesions

Renu Pokharna, Miles W Reese, Souvik Sen and Tushar Trivedi

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: January 11, 2018

Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma (PCNSL) is a rare non-Hodgkin type neoplasm, which crosses the midline. We report an unusual case of a 71-year-old Caucasian female who was shown to have PCNSL by a tissue biopsy after the brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) showed Central Nervous System (CNS) lesions crossing the corpus callosum....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-346X/1410082

Improved Visual Acuity and Retinal Integrity with Resveratrol Based Supplementation in Patients with Macular Degeneration

Diyana Ivanova, Stuart Richer and Anish Bhandari

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: December 30, 2017

Resveratrol (RV), the medicinal component found in red wine, was discovered in the 1940s. It was later found to have broad-spectrum anti-cancer, anti-cardiovascular disease, and anti-inflammatory properties. This weak antioxidant is concentrated in red wine via fermentation, from grapes grown under stressful conditions of northern latitude, high altitude, and cold temperature. ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5726/1510058

The Role of Interleukin-37 in Inflammation: Suppression or Promotion?

Liping Ding, Xiaoping Hong and Dongzhou Liu

Article Type: Mini Review | First Published: January 22, 2018

IL-37 not only has anti-inflammatory effects, but also induces marked metabolic changes with higher levels of muscle AMPK, greater rates of oxygen consumption, and increased oxidative phosphorylation both in the context of inflammation- induced fatigue and in healthy mice. In addition, expression of human IL-37 in mice could protect cardiomyocytes from apoptosis and suppress the migration ability of neutrophils in myocardial ischaemia/reperfusion injury condition....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-9004/1410113

Managing Tetraplegia and its Associated Risks in Pregnancy and Labour- A Case Report

Fatima Rashed, Summia Zaher, and Marion Beard

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: January 22, 2017

The management of tetraplegic women in pregnancy and labour is a rare event, with sporadic cases reported worldwide. These women often require increased medical input due to potentially life-threatening complications associated with their spinal cord injury. Of these, autonomic dysreflexia is the most widely feared....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-9004/1410112

Biamniotic Parasitic Conjoined Twins with Discordant Genotype

Sofie C Husen, Maarten FCM Knapen, Femke AT de Vries, Robert M Verdijk and Lutgarde CP Govaerts

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: January 20, 2018

Conjoined twin pregnancies are uncommon. The prevalence of conjoined twins in the first trimester of pregnancy is estimated as 1:50,000, with an unexplained female predominance (3:1). It is thought that at 13-14 days gestational age an incomplete fission of the germinal disc causes the development of a conjoined twin pregnancy, obligatory being associated with a monochorionic monoamniotic placenta...

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