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#928619
Ginsenoside Rb1 Facilitates Browning by Repressing Wnt/β-Catenin Signaling in 3T3-L1 Adipocytes
Qingxin Fan, Pengjiao Xi, Derun Tian, Lianqun Jia, Yuan Cao, Kaixuan Zhan, Tianwei Sun, Yinlong Zhang, Qiming Wang

Department of Anatomy and Histology, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928619  

Keywords: 3T3-L1 Cells; Ginsenosides; Maillard Reaction; Obesity; Wnt Signaling Pathway

Available online: 2020-11-24, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (2), Downloaded (1)

#928702
Correlation Between Speech Repetition Function and the Arcuate Fasciculus in the Dominant Hemisphere Detected by Diffusion Tensor Imaging Tractography in Stroke Patients with Aphasia
Hong Wang, Shuqing Li, Yanhong Dai, Qiwei Yu

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, The First Affiliated Hospital of Jinan University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928702  

Keywords: Aphasia; Diffusion Tensor Imaging; Stroke

Available online: 2020-11-24, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (14), Downloaded (5)

#927464
Percentage of Natural Killer (NK) Cells in Peripheral Blood Is Associated with Prognosis in Patients with Gastric Cancer: A Retrospective Study from a Single Center
Ming-zhi Xie, Ke Ding, Yan-ping Tang, Bang-li Hu, Ke-zhi Li, Ji-lin Li, Xin-qiang Liang

Department of Chemotherapy, Guangxi Medical University Cancer Hospital, Nanning, Guangxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927464  

Keywords: Biological Markers; Natural Killer T-Cells; Prognosis; Stomach Neoplasms

Available online: 2020-11-24, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (3), Downloaded (4)

#928552
Current Status of Diagnostic Testing for SARS-CoV-2 Infection and Future Developments: A Review
Jing Gao, Lei Quan

Tianjin Key Laboratory of Exercise Physiology and Medicine, Institute of Exercise and Health, Tianjin University of Sport, Tianjin, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928552  

Keywords: Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats; COVID-19; Early Diagnosis; Molecular Diagnostic Techniques

Available online: 2020-11-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (8), Downloaded (7)

#928755
A Retrospective Study on the Effects of Convalescent Plasma Therapy in 24 Patients Diagnosed with COVID-19 Pneumonia in February and March 2020 at 2 Centers in Wuhan, China
Shuang Huang, Changxin Shen, Chengliang Xia, Xiaoxing Huang, Yourong Fu, Li Tian

Department of Blood Transfusion, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928755  

Keywords: COVID-19; Plasma; SARS Virus

Available online: 2020-11-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (21), Downloaded (9)

#926752
Characterization of the Relationship Between the Expression of Aspartate β-Hydroxylase and the Pathological Characteristics of Breast Cancer
Yanan Zhang, Yimeng Gao, Yingxue Li, Xuedong Zhang, Haitao Xie

School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Qilu Institute of Technology, Jinan, Shandong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926752  

Keywords: Biological Markers; Breast Neoplasms; Dioxygenases; Prognosis

Available online: 2020-09-25, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (46), Downloaded (57)

#928403
Piperine Inhibits Cell Proliferation and Induces Apoptosis of Human Gastric Cancer Cells by Downregulating Phosphatidylinositol 3-Kinase (PI3K)/Akt Pathway
Hanyu Chen, Hongqing Sheng, Yushuo Zhao, Guanghui Zhu

Department of Pharmacy, The Second Affiliated Hospital and Yuying Children’s Hospital of Wenzhou Medical University, Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928403  

Keywords: Apoptosis; Phosphatidylinositol 3-Kinase; Piper nigrum; Stomach Neoplasms

Available online: 2020-11-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (23), Downloaded (10)

#928796
Predictive Value of a Thyroid-Absorbed Dose with a Shorter Effective Half-Life on Efficacy in Graves Disease Patients Receiving Iodine-131 Therapy
Feng Yu, Ruiguo Zhang, Guizhi Zhang, Zhaowei Meng, Xiaohua Liu, Yajing He, Jian Tan, Renfei Wang

Department of Nuclear Medicine, Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, Tianjin, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928796  

Keywords: Dose-Response Relationship, Radiation; Hyperthyroidism; Treatment Outcome

Available online: 2020-11-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (12), Downloaded (7)

 
Sudden Death from Ischemic Heart Disease While Driving: Cardiac Pathology, Clinical Characteristics, and Countermeasures
Qi Miao, Yan-Lin Zhang, Qi-Feng Miao, Xing-An Yang, Fu Zhang, Yan-Geng Yu, Dong-Ri Li

School of Forensic Medicine, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929212  

Keywords: Accidents, Traffic; Coronary Disease; Death, Sudden, Cardiac; Government Regulation; Workload

Available online: 2020-11-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (11), Downloaded (6)

#927716
Norepinephrine, Dopamine, and Vasopressin in Patients with Sepsis and Preexisting or Acute Heart Failure: A Retrospective Cohort Study
Dandan Zhou, Baohua Zhu, Jie Jiang, Guangquan Zhou, Suming Zhou

Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jiangsu Province Hospital of Integration of Chinese and Western Medicine, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927716  

Keywords: Dopamine; Heart Failure; Norepinephrine; Sepsis; Vasopressins

Available online: 2020-11-19, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (22), Downloaded (12)

#929068
Association Between Formative Assessment and Academic Performance for Undergraduate Medical Students in a Chinese Clinical Skills Training Course
Tianxin Zhu, Junyi Liang, Min Mao, Xintong Liu, Dandan Qian

The Second School of Clinical Medicine, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929068  

Keywords: Clinical Competence; Educational Measurement; Learning; Students, Medical

Available online: 2020-11-19, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (18), Downloaded (10)

#928327
Association Between Mitochondrial DNA Copy Number and Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Systematic Review and Dose-Response Meta-Analysis
Zhu Zhu, Yixiu Liu, Didi Wu, Hongpeng Wang

Chongqing Key Laboratory of Translational Research for Cancer Metastasis and Individualized Treatment, Chongqing University Cancer Hospital, Chongqing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928327  

Keywords: Gene Dosage; Genes, Mitochondrial; Head and Neck Neoplasms; Meta-Analysis; Review

Available online: 2020-11-18, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (10), Downloaded (12)

#928195
A Novel RNA-Binding Protein-Based Nomogram for Predicting Survival of Patients with Gastric Cancer
Maoshu Zhu, Jiading Cai, Yulong Wu, Xinhong Wu, Lianghua Feng, Zhijiang Yin

Department of Science and Education, The Fifth Hospital of Xiamen, Xiamen, Fujian, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928195  

Keywords: Nomograms; Prognosis; RNA-Binding Proteins; Stomach Neoplasms

Available online: 2020-11-18, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (18), Downloaded (9)

#928617
Evaluation of Demineralized Bone Matrix Particles Delivered by Alginate Hydrogel for a Bone Graft Substitute: An Animal Experimental Study
Zhiqiang Yang, Lingfei Xiao, Zhouming Deng, Lin Cai, Yuanlong Xie

Department of Spine Surgery and Musculoskeletal Tumor, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928617  

Keywords: Alginates; Bone Demineralization Technique; Bone Substitutes

Available online: 2020-11-17, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (11), Downloaded (11)

#927917
Bioinformatics Analysis of Differentially Expressed Genes and Protein–Protein Interaction Networks Associated with Functional Pathways in Ulcerative Colitis
Feng Cao, Yun-Sheng Cheng, Liang Yu, Yan-Yan Xu, Yong Wang

Department of General Surgery, The Second Hospital of Anhui Medical University, Hefei, Anhui, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927917  

Keywords: Colitis, Ulcerative; Colon; Inflammation

Available online: 2020-11-18, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (8), Downloaded (11)

#927920
Evaluation of 3-Dimensional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (3D MRI) in Diagnosing Anterior Talofibular Ligament Injury
Yan Xu, Lei He, Yu Han, Deyu Duan, Liu Ouyang

Department of Orthopedics, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927920  

Keywords: Dimensional Measurement Accuracy; Lateral Ligament, Ankle; Magnetic Resonance Angiography

Available online: 2020-11-17, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (6), Downloaded (6)

 
Convalescent Memory T Cell Immunity in Individuals with Mild or Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 Infection May Result from an Evolutionarily Adapted Immune Response to Coronavirus and the ‘Common Cold’
George B. Stefano, Richard M. Kream

International Scientific Information, Inc., Melville, NY, USA

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929789  

Keywords: Common Cold; Coronavirus; COVID-19; Peptidyl-Dipeptidase A

Available online: 2020-11-16, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (34), Downloaded (22)

#928108
Alterations in Cerebral Hemodynamics During Microgravity: A Literature Review
Jichen Du, Jiangbo Cui, Jing Yang, Peifu Wang, Lvming Zhang, Bin Luo, Bailin Han

Department of Neurology, Aerospace Center Hospital, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928108  

Keywords: Intracranial Pressure; Neurology; Cerebral Hemodynamics

Available online: 2020-11-16, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (11), Downloaded (18)

#928359
Mechanical Stress Affects Circadian Rhythm in Skeletal Muscle (C2C12 Myoblasts) by Reducing Per/Cry Gene Expression and Increasing Bmal1 Gene Expression
Mengjia Wang, Da Yu, Lichun Zheng, Bing Hong, Houxuan Li, Xiaobei Hu, Kun Zhang, Yongbin Mou

Nanjing Stomatological Hospital, Medical School of Nanjing University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928359  

Keywords: Circadian Clocks; Circadian Rhythm; Myoblasts; Stress, Mechanical

Available online: 2020-11-16, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (6), Downloaded (5)

#928861
Integrated Bioinformatics Analysis Reveals Key Candidate Genes and Cytokine Pathways Involved in COVID-19 After Rhinovirus Infection in Asthma Patients
Wenjuan Dai, Dawei Cao, Wei Zhang, Yangyang Wei, Daqing Ding, Bei Li, Yan Gao, Lixuan Zhao, Yi Jiang, Xiaomei Kong

Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, The First Hospital of Shanxi Medical University, Taiyuan, Shanxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928861  

Keywords: Computational Biology; COVID-19; Rhinovirus

Available online: 2020-11-16, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (29), Downloaded (25)

#928462
Comparison of Rocuronium with Succinylcholine for Rapid Sequence Induction Intubation in the Emergency Department: A Retrospective Study at a Single Center in China
Gui Li, Lin Cheng, Jianke Wang

Department of Anesthesiology, Dangyang People’s Hospital, Dangyang, Hubei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928462  

Keywords: Emergency Service, Hospital; Intubation; Laryngoscopy; Neuromuscular Blocking Agents; Succinylcholine

Available online: 2020-11-16, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (21), Downloaded (11)

#928758
Analysis of Root Canal Curvature and Root Canal Morphology of Maxillary Posterior Teeth in Guizhou, China
Xin Qiao, Tingting Xu, Liang Chen, Deqin Yang

Department of Endodontics, Stomatological Hospital of Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928758  

Keywords: Dental Pulp Cavity; Root Canal Therapy; Tooth Root; X-Ray Microtomography

Available online: 2020-11-13, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (10), Downloaded (16)

#927624
Systems Pharmacology-Based Identification of Mechanisms of Action of Bolbostemma paniculatum for the Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Lan-Lan Wang, Chen Liao, Xiao-Qiang Li, Rong Dai, Qing-Wei Ren, Hai-Long Shi, Xiao-Ping Wang, Xue-Song Feng, Xu Chao

College of Basic Medicine, Shaanxi University of Chinese Medicine, Xi’an, Shaanxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927624  

Keywords: Carcinoma, Hepatocellular; Drugs, Chinese Herbal; Pharmacology

Available online: 2020-11-13, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (6), Downloaded (9)

#928209
Lumbar Sympathetic Nerve Modulation Using Absolute Ethanol for the Treatment of Primary Lower-Extremity Hyperhidrosis: A Dose-Effect Pilot Study
Mingjuan Liu, Huadong Ni, Jiachun Tao, Keyue Xie

Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, First Affiliated Hospital of Jiaxing University, Jiaxing, Zhejiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928209  

Keywords: Autonomic Nerve Block; Ethanol; Hyperhidrosis

Available online: 2020-11-12, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (6), Downloaded (16)

#928236
Urinary Liver-type Fatty Acid-Binding Protein Predicts Residual Renal Function Decline in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients
Kenta Torigoe, Kumiko Muta, Kiyokazu Tsuji, Ayuko Yamashita, Yuki Ota, Mineaki Kitamura, Hiroshi Mukae, Tomoya Nishino

Department of Nephrology, Nagasaki University Hospital, Nagasaki City, Nagasaki, Japan

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928236  

Keywords: Fatty Acid-Binding Proteins; Kidney Failure, Chronic; Peritoneal Dialysis

Available online: 2020-11-12, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (65), Downloaded (18)

#928538
Lightwand-Guided Insertion of Flexible Reinforced Laryngeal Mask Airway: Comparison with Standard Digital Manipulation Insertion
Dae Hee Kim, Yun Jeong Chae, Sang Kee Min, Eun Ji Ha, Ji Young Yoo

Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Gyeonggi, South Korea

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928538  

Keywords: Airway Management; Laryngeal Masks; Ventilation

Available online: 2020-11-12, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (20), Downloaded (10)

#927652
Limb-Salvage Outcomes of Arterial Repair Beyond Time Limit at Different Lower-Extremity Injury Sites
Li Yu, Linglong Deng, Shaobo Zhu, Kai Deng, Guorong Yu, Chunquan Zhu, Baiwen Qi, Zhenyu Pan

Department of Orthopedics Trauma and Microsurgery, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927652  

Keywords: Amputation; Femoral Artery; Iliac Artery; Leg Injuries; Popliteal Artery

Available online: 2020-11-12, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (17), Downloaded (18)

#928463
Magnetic Resonance Imaging has Better Accuracy in Detecting New-Onset Rib Fractures as Compared to Computed Tomography
Tao Zhang, Jing Wu, Yu-Chen Chen, Xinying Wu, Lingquan Lu, Cunnan Mao

Department of Radiology, Nanjing First Hospital, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928463  

Keywords: Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Rib Fractures; Tomography, Spiral Computed

Available online: 2020-11-12, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (23), Downloaded (12)

#928849
Clinical Characteristics and Risk Factors in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients with Liver Injury
Dali Zhang, Zhenyu Zhu, Jingfeng Bi, Danni Feng, Lijuan Zhang, Hongling Liu, Yinjie Gao

Liver Transplantation and Research Center, The 5th Medical Center, Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) General Hospital, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928849  

Keywords: COVID-19; Drug-Induced Liver Injury; Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome

Available online: 2020-11-10, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (16), Downloaded (6)

#927015
Comparison of Oncoplastic Breast-Conserving Therapy and Standard Breast-Conserving Therapy in Early-Stage Breast Cancer Patients
Yuan Zhou, Yixiao Liu, Yu Wang, Yanfei Wu

Department of General Surgery, The Affiliated Hospital of Jiaxing University and The First Hospital of Jiaxing, Jiaxing, Zhejiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927015  

Keywords: Cosmetic Techniques; Inflammatory Breast Neoplasms; Postoperative Complications

Available online: 2020-10-26, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (37), Downloaded (47)

 
Personality Traits, Stress, and Emotional Intelligence Associated with Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Anita Pusic Sesar, Antonio Sesar, Kajo Bucan, Irena Sesar, Katarina Cvitkovic, Ivan Cavar

Department of Ophthalmology, University Clinical Hospital of Mostar, Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928677  

Keywords: Central Serous Chorioretinopathy; Emotional Intelligence; Stress, Psychological; Type A Personality

Available online: 2020-11-10, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (21), Downloaded (15)

#926820
Therapeutic Effect of an Anti-Human Programmed Death-Ligand 1 (PD-L1) Nanobody on Polymicrobial Sepsis in Humanized Mice
Zhen-zhen Zhao, Xiao-lin Wang, Jian Xie, Li-ping Chen, Qian Li, Xiao-xiao Wang, Jia-feng Wang, Xiao-ming Deng

Faculty of Anesthesiology, Changhai Hospital, Naval Medical University, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926820  

Keywords: Antigens, CD274; Immunosuppression; Sepsis

Available online: 2020-11-09, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (12), Downloaded (14)

#927472
Characteristics and Effectiveness of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Prevention and Control in a Representative City in China
Ping Liu, Zhoujun Ma, Yu Deng, Yongpu Li, Wei Xia, Yu Liu, Xiaolan Wu, Junhuan Mou, Quan Li, Jianghua Nie, Wenxiu Zhou, Xueqin Fu, Fei Yu, Yan Li, Yaling Zhang, Qin Xiang, Xiaobin Peng, Guangqun Jiang

Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, The People’s Hospital of Changshou District, Chongqing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927472  

Keywords: Asymptomatic Infections; COVID-19; Epidemiology

Available online: 2020-11-09, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (37), Downloaded (29)

 
Retrospective Study of Clinical Features of COVID-19 in Inpatients and Their Association with Disease Severity
Hao Wang, Yang Xing, Xiaohong Yao, Yang Li, Jietao Huang, Jun Tang, Shasha Zhu, Ying Zhang, Jun Xiao

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Chongqing University Center Hospital, Chongqing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927674  

Keywords: COVID-19; Medical Informatics; Nutrition Assessment; Pneumonia

Available online: 2020-11-09, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (31), Downloaded (20)

#924778
Plasma Heat Shock Protein 90 Alpha: A Valuable Predictor of Early Chemotherapy Effectiveness in Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer
Bo Zhong, Juxin Shen, Chunyi Zhang, Guozhong Zhou, Yuefang Yu, E Qin, Jixian Tang, Dongping Wu, Xiaochao Liang

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Shaoxing People’s Hospital, Shaoxing, Zhejiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.924778  

Keywords: Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung; Chemotherapy, Adjuvant; Heat-Shock Proteins

Available online: 2020-11-09, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (29), Downloaded (13)

#928393
Trends in Workplace Violence Involving Health Care Professionals in China from 2000 to 2020: A Review
Xin Zhang, Yizhi Li, Chunsheng Yang, Guan Jiang

Xuzhou Medical University, Xuzhou, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928393  

Keywords: Health Care Reform; Public Health; Workplace Violence

Available online: 2020-11-06, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (15), Downloaded (15)

#928301
Comparison of Second- and Third-Generation Parathyroid Hormone Test Results in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease
Magdalena Wójtowicz, Wiesław Piechota, Zofia Wańkowicz, Jerzy Smoszna, Stanisław Niemczyk

Department of Laboratory Diagnostics, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928301  

Keywords: Hyperparathyroidism, Secondary; Parathyroid Hormone; Chronic Kidney Disease

Available online: 2020-11-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (15), Downloaded (24)

#928804
Respiratory Variations in Peak Peripheral Artery Velocities and Waveforms for Rapid Assessment of Fluid Responsiveness in Traumatic Shock Patients
Qian Zhang, Xiu-Rong Shi, Yi Shan, Jian Wan, Xuan Ju, Xi Song, Conghui Fan, Xinyuan Lu, Jie Sun, Liwei Duan, Zhaofen Lin, Jinlong Liu

Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Pudong New Area People’s Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai University of Medicine and Health Sciences, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928804  

Keywords: Blood Volume; Carotid Arteries; Shock, Traumatic; Ultrasonography

Available online: 2020-11-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (16), Downloaded (35)

#927406
Efficacy of 5-Aminolevulinic Acid (ALA)-Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) in Refractory Vulvar Lichen Sclerosus: Preliminary Results
Fenghua Zhang, Daoyun Li, Lijuan Shi, Yijia Gu, Yun Xu, Changping Wu

Department of Gynecology, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Changzhou, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927406  

Keywords: Lichen Sclerosus et Atrophicus; Photochemotherapy; Vulvar Lichen Sclerosus

Available online: 2020-11-03, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (14), Downloaded (15)

 
Does Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Carry Higher Risk for Patients 90 Years and Older? A Single-Institution Retrospective Study
Shingo Ogiwara, Makoto Furihata, Yoshihiro Inami, Hiroki Okawa, Yusuke Nomoto, Tsuneo Kitamura, Taro Osada, Akihito Nagahara

Department of Gastroenterology, Juntendo University Urayasu Hospital, Urayasu, Chiba, Japan

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928033  

Keywords: Cholangiopancreatography, Endoscopic Retrograde; Comorbidity; Frail Elderly; Geriatrics; Mortality

Available online: 2020-11-03, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (17), Downloaded (18)

#926565
Comparison of CellSearch and Circulating Tumor Cells (CTC)-Biopsy Systems in Detecting Peripheral Blood Circulating Tumor Cells in Patients with Gastric Cancer
Dawei Ning, Kai Cui, Min Liu, Yang Ou, Zhendan Wang, Benkui Zou, Yangyang Shen, Xinyang Lu, Sheng Li, Pang Li

Shandong Cancer Hospital and Institute, Shandong First Medical University and Shandong Academy of Medical Sciences, Jinan, Shandong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926565  

Keywords: Neoplastic Cells, Circulating; Prognosis; Stomach Neoplasms

Available online: 2020-11-04, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (29), Downloaded (20)

#925292
Secondary Effects of the Rupture and Reconstruction of the Interosseous Talocalcaneal Ligament on the Peritalar Joints
Chen Liu, Jing-xian Zhu, Yue-lin Hu, Chen Jiao, Qin-wei Guo, Ying-fang Ao

Department of Orthopaedics, Peking University International Hospital, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.925292  

Keywords: Bone Diseases; Finite Element Analysis; Subtalar Joint

Available online: 2020-11-04, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (25), Downloaded (20)

#927474
Utility of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Diagnosis of Prenatal Non-Visualization of the Fetal Gallbladder: A Case-Series Study
Yuanhe Wang, Jinling Zhou, Meixiang Deng, Xiaomiao Xiang, Xiaojun Zhu

Department of Obstetrics, Women’s Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927474  

Keywords: Gallbladder Diseases; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Prenatal Diagnosis

Available online: 2020-11-02, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (42), Downloaded (25)

 
Analysis of Serum Markers with Regard to Treatment Procedures in Advanced Stage Prostate Cancer Patients
Edyta Wolny-Rokicka, Piotr Petrasz, Wojciech Krajewski, Sylwia Sulimiera Michalak, Andrzej Tukiendorf

Department of Radiotherapy, Multidisciplinary Hospital in Gorzów Wielkopolski, Gorzów Wielkopolski, Poland

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.925860  

Keywords: Apoptosis Inducing Factor; Caspase 8; Caspase 9; Prostate-Specific Antigen; Prostatic Neoplasms

Available online: 2020-11-02, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (39), Downloaded (23)

#928205
Effect of Parecoxib Sodium on Myocardial Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury Rats
Fangyong Wu, Wei Wang, Yingying Duan, Jia Guo, Guanhua Li, Tao Ma

Department of Anesthesiology, Eastern Medical District of Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) General Hospital, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928205  

Keywords: NF-E2-Related Factor 2; Receptor Activator of Nuclear Factor-kappa B; Reperfusion Injury

Available online: 2020-11-02, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (32), Downloaded (28)

#928788
Functional Analysis of Estrogen Receptor 1 in Diabetic Wound Healing: A Knockdown Cell-Based and Bioinformatic Study
Sha Qi, Qiong Han, Danmou Xing, Long Qian, Xiang Yu, Dong Ren, Huan Wang, Quan Chen

Department of Hand Surgery, Wuhan Fourth Hospital; Puai Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928788  

Keywords: Diabetic Angiopathies; Fibroblasts; Genes, vif

Available online: 2020-10-29, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (43), Downloaded (63)

#927709
Sinomenine Improves Embryo Survival by Regulating Th1/Th2 Balance in a Mouse Model of Recurrent Spontaneous Abortion
Jin Luo, Yaqin Wang, Qianrong Qi, Yan Cheng, Wangming Xu, Jing Yang

Reproductive Medicine Center, Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University, Hubei Clinic Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Embryonic Development, Wuhan, Hubei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927709  

Keywords: Abortion, Habitual; Sinomenium; Th1-Th2 Balance

Available online: 2020-10-28, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (17), Downloaded (24)

#928374
Influenza-Associated Encephalopathy and Acute Necrotizing Encephalopathy in Children: A Retrospective Single-Center Study
Yongling Song, Suyun Li, Weiqiang Xiao, Jun Shen, Wencheng Ma, Qiang Wang, Haomei Yang, Guangming Liu, Yan Hong, Peiqing Li, Sida Yang

Pediatric Emergency Department, Guangzhou Women and Children’s Medical Center, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928374  

Keywords: Child; Encephalitis; Influenza, Human

Available online: 2020-10-28, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (34), Downloaded (32)

#927440
Association Between Thyroid Function and Body Composition in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) Patients: Does Sex Have a Role?
Lu Chen, Min Zhang, Shoukui Xiang, Xiaohong Jiang, Hongliu Gu, Qi Sha, Meidi Qu, Ting Xu

Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Changzhou, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927440  

Keywords: Body Composition; Body Water; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2; Muscle, Skeletal; Thyroid Hormones; Thyrotropin

Available online: 2020-10-27, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (24), Downloaded (20)

#925444
Application of the WeChat Platform to Implement Continuous Nursing for Patients After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Sheng-Huo Zhou, Shu-Ting Huang, Ning Xu, Liang-Wang Chen, Qiang Chen

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Union Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.925444  

Keywords: Home Care Services; Nursing Audit; Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Available online: 2020-10-27, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (15), Downloaded (21)

#927484
Repeat Administration of Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Treatment of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Tomasz Siwek, Katarzyna Jezierska-Woźniak, Stanisław Maksymowicz, Monika Barczewska, Mariusz Sowa, Wanda Badowska, Wojciech Maksymowicz

Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927484  

Keywords: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis; Injections, Spinal; Mesenchymal Stem Cell Transplantation

Available online: 2020-10-27, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (20), Downloaded (21)

#927723
Computed Tomography (CT)-Navigated Translumbar Hemodialysis Catheters: A 10-Year Single-Center Experience
Tomas Jonszta, Daniel Czerny, Vaclav Prochazka, Adela Vrtkova, Vendelin Chovanec, Antonin Krajina

Department of Radiology, University Hospital Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927723  

Keywords: Central Venous Catheters; Hemodialysis Units, Hospital; Multidetector Computed Tomography

Available online: 2020-10-27, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (31), Downloaded (31)

#927577
Regulatory Effect of PD1/PD-Ligand 1 (PD-L1) on Treg Cells in Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Bing Wang, Wenmei Bai, Hongxia Ma, Fengsen Li

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Xinjiang Medical University, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927577  

Keywords: Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis; Programmed Cell Death 1 Receptor; T-Lymphocytes; T-Lymphocytes, Regulatory

Available online: 2020-10-26, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (26), Downloaded (25)

#928240
A Novel Instant 3-Dimensional Printing System for Postoperative Fracture Patients: A Comparative Cohort Study
Lang Chen, Yuan Xiong, Bobin Mi, Chenchen Yan, Xudong Xie, Zexi He, Wu Zhou, Guohui Liu

Department of Orthopedics, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928240  

Keywords: Fracture Healing; Imaging, Three-Dimensional; Auxiliary Fixation

Available online: 2020-10-26, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (28), Downloaded (30)

#926581
Hypertension Among Hemorrhagic Stroke Patients in Northeast China: A Population-Based Study 2017–2019
Haoran Dong, Shuang Liu, Li Jing, Mengyuan Tian, Jinglun Sun, Yanmin Pang, Liying Xing, Yingying Xu

Department of Breast Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926581  

Keywords: Hypertension; Population; Recurrence; Stroke

Available online: 2020-10-26, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (28), Downloaded (36)

 
Preoperative Intranasal Decolonization with Topical Povidone-Iodine Antiseptic and the Incidence of Surgical Site Infection: A Review
Vidmi Taolam Martin, Mohamed Abdullahi Abdi, Jie Li, Dongtai Li, Zhaozhen Wang, Xianliao Zhang, Welera Haissou Elodie, Bo Yu

Department of Orthopedic and Traumatology, Zhujiang Hospital, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927052  

Keywords: Administration, Intranasal; Oral Surgical Procedures; Povidone-Iodine

Available online: 2020-10-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (193), Downloaded (56)

#928573
Prognosis of Patients with Sepsis and Non-Hepatic Hyperammonemia: A Cohort Study
Lina Zhao, Yanxia Gao, Shigong Guo, Xin Lu, Shiyuan Yu, Zengzheng Ge, Huadong Zhu, Yi Li

Department of Emergency, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Peking Union Medical College, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928573  

Keywords: Escherichia coli Infections; Hyperammonemia; Prognosis; Sepsis

Available online: 2020-10-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (28), Downloaded (26)

#928400
A Prognostic Molecular Signature of N⁶-Methyladenosine Methylation Regulators for Soft-Tissue Sarcoma from The Cancer Genome Atlas Database
Mingming Hou, Xiaohui Guo, Yu Chen, Lidan Cong, Changwu Pan

Department of Osteo-Surgery, Hainan Cancer Hospital, Haikou, Hainan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928400  

Keywords: DNA Copy Number Variations; Methylation; Mutation; Prognosis; Sarcoma

Available online: 2020-10-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (29), Downloaded (25)

#927869
Kinesin Family Member C1 (KIFC1) Regulated by Centrosome Protein E (CENPE) Promotes Proliferation, Migration, and Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition of Ovarian Cancer
Jiangning Li, Haidan Diao, Xin Guan, Xiaofang Tian

Department of Gynecology, The Third People’s Hospital of Dalian, Dalian, Liaoning, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927869  

Keywords: Cell Proliferation; Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition; Ovarian Neoplasms

Available online: 2020-10-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (24), Downloaded (30)

#928185
Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Potential Molecular Mechanism and Prognostic Signature Based on Immune-Related Genes
Bin-Yu Mo, Guo-Sheng Li, Su-Ning Huang, Zhu-Xin Wei, Ya-Si Su, Wen-Bin Dai, Lin Ruan

Department of Otolaryngology, Liuzhou People’s Hospital of Guangxi, Liuzhou, Guangxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928185  

Keywords: Carcinoma, Squamous Cell; Databases, Nucleic Acid; Immunity; Prognosis; Transcriptome

Available online: 2020-10-21, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (42), Downloaded (37)

#926142
Comparison of the Clinical Efficacy of 3 Surgical Methods for Treating Spinal Tuberculosis in Children
Weidong Liang, Jian Zhang, Zhouliang Ren, Maierdan Maimaiti, Fulati Mamati, Yakefu Abulizi, Tao Xu, Rui Cao, Jun Sheng, Weibin Sheng

Department of Spine Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Xinjiang Medical University, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926142  

Keywords: Child; General Surgery; Spine; Tuberculosis

Available online: 2020-10-22, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (47), Downloaded (34)

#927848
Effects of Occupational Radiation Exposure on Job Stress and Job Burnout of Medical Staff in Xinjiang, China: A Cross-Sectional Study
Zhe Zhang, Yaoqin Lu, Xianting Yong, Jianwen Li, Jiwen Liu

Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, College of Public Health, Xinjiang Medical University, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927848  

Keywords: Burnout, Professional; Medical Staff; Occupational Exposure; Radiation, Ionizing; Stress, Physiological

Available online: 2020-10-20, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (31), Downloaded (36)

#925130
A Real-World Study of Cerebral 99mTc-TRODAT-1 Single-Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) Imaging of the Dopamine Transporter in Patients with Parkinson Disease from a Tertiary Hospital in Brazil
Michelly Arjona, Juliana M.P. Toldo, Natalia Carvalho Queiroz, Jose Luiz Pedroso, Guilherme de Carvalho Campos Neto, Orlando G.P. Barsottini, Andre C. Felicio

Brain Institute, Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, São Paulo, SP, Brazil

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.925130  

Keywords: Brain Mapping; Parkinson Disease; Perfusion Imaging

Available online: 2020-10-20, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (20), Downloaded (21)

 
Safety and Efficacy of Therapeutic Erythrocytapheresis Treatment in Chronic Mountain Sickness Patients in Shigatse, Tibet, China
Mingyuan Niu, Shekhar Singh, Ma Mi, Pian Bian, Yawei Xu, Zhuoga Deji, Duoji Mima, Xiankai Li

Department of Cardiology, Shigatse People’s Hospital, Shigatse, Tibet, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927853  

Keywords: Altitude Sickness; Cytapheresis; Polycythemia

Available online: 2020-10-20, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (39), Downloaded (32)

#927491
Effect of Asthma on Erectile Dysfunction in Rats as Determined by Biological Network Analysis
Jisheng Wang, Xuefeng Gong, Sheng Deng, Fanchao Meng, Hengheng Dai, Binghao Bao, Junlong Feng, Haisong Li, Bin Wang

First Clinical Medical College, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927491  

Keywords: Asthma; Biological Assay; Erectile Dysfunction; Models, Biological

Available online: 2020-10-20, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (64), Downloaded (46)

#927407
Comparison of Outcomes Following Thyroid Isthmusectomy, Unilateral Thyroid Lobectomy, and Total Thyroidectomy in Patients with Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma of the Thyroid Isthmus: A Retrospective Study at a Single Center
Zhiqiang Gui, Zhihong Wang, Jingzhe Xiang, Wei Sun, Liang He, Wenwu Dong, Jiapeng Huang, Dalin Zhang, Chengzhou Lv, Yuan Qin, Ting Zhang, Liang Shao, Ping Zhang, Hao Zhang

Department of Thyroid Surgery, The First Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927407  

Keywords: Endocrine Surgical Procedures; Thyroid Gland; Thyroid Neoplasms

Available online: 2020-10-19, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (39), Downloaded (37)

#927725
Identification of Potential Biomarkers of Prognosis-Related Long Non-Coding RNA (lncRNA) in Pediatric Rhabdoid Tumor of the Kidney Based on ceRNA Networks
Xiongwei Wu, Jie Liu, Chengzhan Zhu, Mingdi Ma, Xin Chen, Yusheng Liu, Nan Xia, Qian Dong

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Affiliated Hospital of Qingdao University, Qingdao, Shandong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927725  

Keywords: Biological Markers; Pediatrics; Rhabdoid Tumor; RNA, Long Noncoding

Available online: 2020-10-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (39), Downloaded (40)

#923533
Network Pharmacology Study of the Hepatoprotective Effects of Quercetin-Containing Traditional Chinese Medicine, Anoectochilus roxburghii, and Validation of Quercetin as an Anti-Liver Injury Agent in a Mouse Model of Liver Injury
Wei Lin, Yuhan Wu, Jingjing Wang, Han Lin, Xiuming Xu, Guanrong He, Xiaokai Ma, Bizhu He

FAFU and UIUC-SIB Joint Center for Genomics and Biotechnology, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou, Fujian, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.923533  

Keywords: Drug-Induced Liver Injury; Medicine, Chinese Traditional; Systems Biology; Validation Studies

Available online: 2020-10-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (53), Downloaded (46)

#927444
Measurement of Cyclin D2 (CCND2) Gene Promoter Methylation in Plasma and Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells and Alpha-Fetoprotein Levels in Patients with Hepatitis B Virus-Associated Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Yu Qian, Jing-Wen Wang, Yu Fang, Xiao-Dong Yuan, Yu-Chen Fan, Shuai Gao, Kai Wang

Department of Hepatology, Qilu Hospital, Cheeloo College of Medicine, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927444  

Keywords: Carcinoma, Hepatocellular; Cyclin D2; Diagnosis; DNA Methylation

Available online: 2020-10-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (46), Downloaded (39)

#926436
Comparison of Role of Hand and Wrist Ultrasound in Diagnosis of Subclinical Synovitis in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Retrospective, Single-Center Study
Honghu Tang, Yi Liu, Yi Liu, Hua Zhao

Department of Rheumatology and Immunology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926436  

Keywords: Arthralgia; Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic; Ultrasonography; Rheumatoid Arthritis

Available online: 2020-10-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (57), Downloaded (41)

#927218
Comparison of Incidence and Outcomes of Neuroblastoma in Children, Adolescents, and Adults in the United States: A Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program Population Study
Ping Yan, Feng Qi, Lanzheng Bian, Yajuan Xu, Jing Zhou, Jiajie Hu, Lei Ren, Mei Li, Weibin Tang

Department of Neonatal Surgery, Children’s Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927218  

Keywords: Neuroblastoma; SEER Program; Epidemiology; Prognosis; Adolescent; Adult; Child

Available online: 2020-10-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (69), Downloaded (66)

#926947
The Prognosis of Preterm Infants Born at the Threshold of Viability: Fog Over the Gray Zone – Population-Based Studies of Extremely Preterm Infants
Eszter Fanczal, Botond Berecz, Annamária Szijártó, Ákos Gasparics, Péter Varga

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (NICU – Neonatal Intensive Care Unit), Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926947  

Keywords: Fetal Viability; Infant, Extremely Low Birth Weight; Infant, Extremely Premature; Premature Birth

Available online: 2020-10-13, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (29), Downloaded (36)

#926786
Reliability and Validity of the Chinese Version of the Cognitive Distortions Questionnaire (CD-Quest) in College Students
Liju Qian, Li Liu, Min Chen, Shanmei Wang, Zhongchang Cao, Ning Zhang

Department of Psychiatry, Nanjing Brain Hospital Affiliated to Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926786  

Keywords: Questionnaires; Reproducibility of Results; Students

Available online: 2020-10-08, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (35), Downloaded (41)

#927078
Identification of a 6-Gene Signature Associated with Resistance to Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors: Prognosis for Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
Qinke Li, Wenbo Yang, Maoqing Lu, Ronggui Zhang

Department of Urology, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927078  

Keywords: Biological Markers; Carcinoma, Renal Cell; Drug Resistance; Prognosis

Available online: 2020-10-08, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (36), Downloaded (37)

#927563
Efficacy and Safety of Image-Guided Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy and Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy Combined with Paclitaxel Liposomes and Cisplatin for Locally Advanced Stage IIB–IIIB Cervical Cancer: A Retrospective Study at a Single Center
Meihua Xie, Xiuxiu Ding, Aiyu Chen, Huiqin Xiao, Xiaoye Wang, Youhong Wang, Huan Zhang

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Chun’an County Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927563  

Keywords: Cisplatin; Radiotherapy, Intensity-Modulated; Uterine Cervical Neoplasms

Available online: 2020-10-08, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (39), Downloaded (43)

#927476
Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Intestinal Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury: Bioinformatics Analysis and In Vivo Validation
Fengshou Chen, Dan Wang, Xiaoqian Li, He Wang

Department of Anesthesiology, The First Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927476  

Keywords: Gene Expression; Intestinal Diseases; Reperfusion Injury

Available online: 2020-10-07, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (48), Downloaded (39)

#928067
Appendectomy in Patients with Morbid Obesity: Laparoscopic versus Conventional Technique
Mehmet Kağan Katar, Murat Başer, Pamir Eren Ersoy

Department of General Surgery, Yozgat Bozok University Faculty of Medicine, Yozgat, Turkey

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928067  

Keywords: Appendectomy; Appendicitis; Laparoscopy; Obesity, Morbid

Available online: 2020-10-06, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (31), Downloaded (41)

#927837
High Expression of N-Acetylgalactosaminyl­transferase 1 (GALNT1) Associated with Invasion, Metastasis, and Proliferation in Osteosarcoma
Liwen Zhang, Bin Lv, Xinya Shi, Guangyu Gao

Department of Oncology, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Suzhou University, Changzhou, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927837  

Keywords: Genes, vif; Medical Oncology; Osteosarcoma

Available online: 2020-10-06, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (42), Downloaded (39)

#928181
Long-Term Clinical Results of Use of an Anal Fistula Plug for Treatment of Low Trans-Sphincteric Anal Fistulas
Yu Tao, Yi Zheng, Jia Gang Han, Zhen Jun Wang, Jin Jie Cui, Bao Cheng Zhao, Xin Qing Yang

Department of General Surgery, Beijing Chaoyang Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928181  

Keywords: Anus Diseases; Fistula; Risk Factors; Treatment Outcome

Available online: 2020-10-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (35), Downloaded (38)

#927392
Construction and Validation of a 7-Immune Gene Model for Prognostic Assessment of Esophageal Carcinoma
Haitao Chen, Jun Luo, Jianchun Guo

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927392  

Keywords: Biological Markers; Esophageal Neoplasms; Prognosis

Available online: 2020-10-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (33), Downloaded (48)

#927681
Development and Validation of Predictive Models for Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Delivery in China
Shilei Bi, Lizi Zhang, Jingsi Chen, Lijun Huang, Shanshan Zeng, Jinping Jia, Suiwen Wen, Yinli Cao, Shaoshuai Wang, Xiaoyan Xu, Feng Ling, Xianlan Zhao, Yangyu Zhao, Qiying Zhu, Hongbo Qi, Lanzhen Zhang, Hongtian Li, Lili Du, Zhijian Wang, Dunjin Chen

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Third Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927681  

Keywords: Cesarean Section, Repeat; Pregnancy Complications; Trial of Labor; Vaginal Birth after Cesarean

Available online: 2020-10-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (36), Downloaded (46)

 
Retrospective Study of Rehabilitation Exercise Combined with Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis
Shixiong Yi, Heng Jiang, Jie Zhou, Qian Li, Meiyuan Wang, Qifeng Peng

Department of Rehabilitation, Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital, Chongqing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927722  

Keywords: Acute Pain; Osteoarthritis, Knee; Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine

Available online: 2020-10-03, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (38), Downloaded (41)

#926281
Peroxiredoxin2 (Prdx2) Reduces Oxidative Stress and Apoptosis of Myocardial Cells Induced by Acute Myocardial Infarction by Inhibiting the TLR4/Nuclear Factor kappa B (NF-κB) Signaling Pathway
Hangshun Li, Haina Yang, Dandan Wang, Lixin Zhang, Tao Ma

Department of Cardiology, Qinhuangdao Haigang Hospital, Qinhuangdao, Hebei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926281  

Keywords: Apoptosis; Myocardial Infarction; Oxidative Stress; Peroxiredoxins

Available online: 2020-10-03, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (36), Downloaded (37)

#926763
Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection Reduces Kynurenic Acid Production and Reverses Th17/Treg Balance by Modulating Indoleamine 2,3-Dioxygenase (IDO) Molecules in Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells
Ling Jin, Qi Hu, Ying Hu, Zhiqiang Chen, Wei Liao

Department of Pediatrics, The First Affiliated Hospital (Southwest Hospital) of Army Medical University, Chongqing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926763  

Keywords: Dendritic Cells; Indoleamine-Pyrrole 2,3,-Dioxygenase; Kynurenic Acid; Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections; T-Lymphocytes, Regulatory

Available online: 2020-10-02, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (39), Downloaded (40)

#927240
Rehmannia Radix Extract Relieves Bleomycin-Induced Pulmonary Fibrosis in Mice via Transforming Growth Factor β1 (TGF-β1)
Xiaoming Hu, Dongzhe Zhu

Department of Neonatology, Children’s Hospital of Capital Institute of Pediatrics, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927240  

Keywords: Pulmonary Fibrosis; Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome; Transforming Growth Factors

Available online: 2020-10-02, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (48), Downloaded (39)

#926766
Plasma Metabolomics Analysis Identifies Abnormal Energy, Lipid, and Amino Acid Metabolism in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Yaming Guo, Shuwei Wan, Mingli Han, Yubo Zhao, Chuang Li, Gaopo Cai, Shuai Zhang, Zhi Sun, Xinhua Hu, Hui Cao, Zhen Li

Department of Endovascular Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, Henan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926766  

Keywords: Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal; Chromatography, Liquid; Metabolism; Plasma; Energy Metabolism

Available online: 2020-10-02, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (38), Downloaded (40)

#927187
Clinical Outcomes of 130 Patients with Hormone Receptor-Positive and Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2-Negative Metastatic Breast Cancer Treated with Palbociclib plus Endocrine Therapy and Subsequent Therapy: A Real-World Single-Center Retrospective Study in China
Chang Liu, Ting Li, Zhonghua Tao, Jun Cao, Leiping Wang, Jian Zhang, Biyun Wang, Xichun Hu

Department of Medical Oncology, Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Center, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927187  

Keywords: Breast Neoplasms; Cyclin-Dependent Kinase Inhibitor Proteins; Pragmatic Clinical Trials as Topic

Available online: 2020-10-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (62), Downloaded (53)

#927553
Use of Palpation Imaging in Diagnosis of Breast Diseases: A Way to Improve the Detection Rate
Yihan Ding, Chenyu Sun, Qin Zhou, Ce Cheng, Cunye Yan, Benzhong Wang

Department of Breast Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical University, Hefei, Anhui, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927553  

Keywords: Breast Neoplasms; Mammography; Palpation; Ultrasonography

Available online: 2020-10-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (153), Downloaded (81)

#927747
Trapezoidal Vertebral Body and Spine-Pelvis Sagittal Alignment in Patients with Lumber Spondylolisthesis
He Xuegang, Fengguang Yang, Enhui Ren, Liang Yang, Yajun Deng, Zhanjun Ma, Guangzhi Zhang, Yicheng Gao, Yonggang Wang, Yong Yang, Xuewen Kang

Department of Orthopedics, Lanzhou University Second Hospital, Lanzhou, Gansu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927747  

Keywords: Lumbar Vertebrae; Neurosurgery; Orthopedics; Spondylolisthesis

Available online: 2020-10-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (101), Downloaded (61)

 
Role of Exosomes in the Progression, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Gliomas
Ji Shi, Ye Zhang, Bing Yao, Peixin Sun, Yuanyuan Hao, Haozhe Piao, Xi Zhao

Department of Neurosurgery, Cancer Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.924023  

Keywords: Biological Markers; Exosomes; Glioma

Available online: 2020-10-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (67), Downloaded (78)

#927221
The Safety and Efficacy of Apatinib Treatment in Addition to Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy in Patients with Nonoperative Locally Advanced Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Lijun Hu, Ze Kong, Qinghong Meng, Jianlin Wang, Mengyun Zhou, Jingping Yu, Xiaodong Jiang

Department of Radiation Oncology, The Affiliated Changzhou No. 2 People’s Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Changzhou, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927221  

Keywords: Chemoradiotherapy; Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions; Esophageal Neoplasms

Available online: 2020-09-30, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (60), Downloaded (50)

#927368
The Clinical Significance of Dickkopf Wnt Signaling Pathway Inhibitor Gene Family in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Yuan Hu, Muyuan Liu, Shaowei Xu, Shaokun Li, Mingfeng Yang, Tian Su, Zihong Yuan, Hanwei Peng

Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Cancer Hospital of Shantou University Medical College, Shantou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.927368  

Keywords: Carcinoma, Squamous Cell; Gene Expression Profiling; Head and Neck Neoplasms

Available online: 2020-09-29, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (47), Downloaded (50)

#926634
Urinary Metabonomic Profiling Discriminates Between Children with Autism and Their Healthy Siblings
Yujie Liang, Zhou Xiao, Xiaoyin Ke, Paul Yao, Yangxia Chen, Ling Lin, Jianping Lu

Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Shenzhen Kangning Hospital, Shenzhen Mental Health Center, Shenzhen Key Laboratory for Psychological Healthcare and Shenzhen Institute of Mental Health, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926634  

Keywords: Autistic Disorder; Metabolomics; Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Biomolecular

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