Research Desk

Aug 30, 2017

Abnormal keloid and hypertrophic scars are a significant affliction with no satisfactory single modality therapy todate Available options are often ineffective painful potentially hazardous and require healthcare personnel involvement Herein a selfadministered microneedle device based on drugfree physical contact for inhibiting abnormal scars is reported

Aug 29, 2017

This study aimed to assess the diagnostic significance of thoracoscopy in the management of patients with malignant pleural effusion MPE Consecutive patients with malignant pleural effusion were retrospectively reviewed They concluded that medical thoracoscopy is a valuable and safe tool in diagnosing malignant pleural effusion with minimal complication rates

Aug 29, 2017

A cohort study was conducted to characterise mediating pathways that underpin association between maternal childhood trauma and offspring childhood psychopathology where they analysed in Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children ALSPAC sample of 9397 mother followed prospectively from pregnancy to age 13 They concluded that Maternal history of child maltreatment was significantly associated with offspring internalising and externalising difficulties

Aug 29, 2017

Chronic prostatitis CP significantly worsens a patients quality of life QOL but its etiology is heterogeneous Although the inflammatory process must be associated with CP symptoms not all patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia and histological prostatitis complain of CP symptoms

Aug 29, 2017

Relatively little is known about the incidence of longterm renal damage after renal denervation RDN a potential new treatment for hypertension In this study the incidence of renal artery and parenchymal changes assessed with contrastenhanced magnetic resonance angiography MRA after RDN is investigated

Aug 29, 2017

Nasal cytology is important in the diagnosis and treatment of nasal inflammatory diseases Treatment of allergic rhinitis AR according to nasal cytology has not been fully studied We plan to explore the individualized treatment of AR according to nasal cytology

Aug 29, 2017

A study was conducted to compare azithromycin AZT and benzathine penicillin BP in the treatment of recurrent tonsillitis in 350 children They concluded that AZT is a good alternative to BP in the management of recurrent tonsillitis with results similar to those obtained after tonsillectomy

Aug 29, 2017

Diagnosis of malignant common bile duct CBD stenoses are complex and lack accuracy to a great extent This article is an abstract of a study done to determine if concentrations of Extracellular Vesicles in bile could discriminate malignant from nonmalignant CBD stenoses

Aug 29, 2017

This article is an abstract of a study done in order to compare the efficacy of dexamethasone in both routes perineural as well as systemic of administration post peripheral nerve block in order to prolong the analgesia

Aug 29, 2017

Childhood stunting is a very common problem in the under developed as well as developing countries It leads to poor health outcomes and compromised development This article is an abstract of a study conducted to determine challenges analysis and application of growth measurement in clinical research