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Publication in the "In-Press" formula aims at speeding up the public availability of the pending manuscript while waiting for the final publication. The assigned DOI number is active and citable. The availability of the article in the Medline, PubMed and PMC databases as well as Web of Science will be obtained after the final publication according to the journal schedule
#928375
Silencing Ribosomal Protein L22 Promotes Proliferation and Migration, and Inhibits Apoptosis of Gastric Cancer Cells by Regulating the Murine Double Minute 2-Protein 53 (MDM2-p53) Signaling Pathway
Zhenqing Sun, Zhigang Qiu, Zhengkun Wang, Honghui Chi, Peipei Shan

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

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928375  

Keywords: Apoptosis Inducing Factor; Cell Migration Assays; Cell Proliferation; Stomach Neoplasms

Available online: 2021-03-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (4), Downloaded (3)

#929027
Acupuncture Can Play an Antidepressant Role by Regulating the Intestinal Microbes and Neurotransmitters in a Rat Model of Depression
Peng Li, Wenya Huang, Yi-ning Yan, Wenjing Cheng, Siyu Liu, Yang Huang, Wenjie Chen, Yi-ping Chen, Yuxun Gao, Weicheng Lu, Yijing Xu, Xianjun Meng

Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, School of Medicine, Xiamen University, Xiamen, Fujian, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929027  

Keywords: Acupuncture; Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis; Microbiota

Available online: 2021-03-04, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (7), Downloaded (16)

 
Factors Associated with Deficiencies in Packaging of Surgical Instrument by Staff at a Single Center in China
Yanhua Chen, Liangying Yi, Juan Hu

Central Sterile Supply Department, West China Second University Hospital, Sichuan University/West China School of Nursing, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929969  

Keywords: Accident Prevention; Equipment Failure; Factor Analysis, Statistical; Product Packaging; Surgical Instruments

Available online: 2021-03-04, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (5), Downloaded (7)

#930527
Outcomes from Osteochondral Autograft Transplant or Mosaicplasty in 26 Patients with Type V Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus
Lei Zhang, Yuxi Luo, Xin Zhou, Shijie Fu, Guoyou Wang

Department of Orthopedics, Affiliated Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital of Southwest Medical University, Luzhou, Sichuan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930527  

Keywords: Cartilage Diseases; Talus; Transplantation, Autologous

Available online: 2021-03-04, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (5), Downloaded (7)

#930591
Associations Between Cytochrome P450 (CYP) Gene Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms and Second-to-Fourth Digit Ratio in Chinese University Students
Jing Zhang, Mengyi Yang, Pengfei Luan, Wei Jia, Qiujun Liu, Zhanbing Ma, Jie Dang, Hong Lu, Qian Ma, Yanfeng Wang, Chunlan Mu, Zhenghao Huo

Key Laboratory of Fertility Preservation and Maintenance of Ministry of Education/Key Laboratory of Reproduction and Genetics/Basic Medical College, Ningxia Medical University, Yinchuan, Ningxia, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930591  

Keywords: Fetal Development; Genetics; Gonadal Steroid Hormones; Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide

Available online: 2021-03-03, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (11), Downloaded (7)

#929832
Long Noncoding RNA TCONS_00068220 Promotes Breast Cancer Progression by Regulating Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition Marker E-Cadherin
Xiao Liu, Xingsong Tian

Department of Breast and Thyroid Surgery, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Cheeloo College of Medicine, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929832  

Keywords: Breast Neoplasms; Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition; RNA, Long Noncoding

Available online: 2021-03-03, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (5), Downloaded (6)

#930214
Recognizing Early Regulation Disorders in Pediatric Care: The For Healthy Offspring Project
Noémi Scheuring, Ildikó Danis, Eszter Papp, Pálma Benedek, Tünde Németh, Ágnes Gulácsi, László Szabó

Department of Pediatrics, Heim Pál National Pediatric Institute, Budapest, Hungary

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930214  

Keywords: Crying; Feeding Behavior; Infant Behavior; Sleep Disorders

Available online: 2021-03-03, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (31), Downloaded (19)

#930076
Association of Lymphocyte-to-Monocyte Ratio with Poststroke Depression in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke
Lining Chong, Lin Han, Ruqian Liu, Guomei Ma, Hao Ren

Department of Neurology, Harrison International Peace Hospital, Hengshui, Hebei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930076  

Keywords: Depression; Lymphocyte Count; Monocytes; Stroke

Available online: 2021-03-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (9), Downloaded (8)

#928868
Long-Term Stability of Intraocular Lens with Trimmed or Untrimmed Haptics in Yamane Sutureless Intrascleral Fixation Technique
Hui Lin, Xiancheng Ye, Xinyu Huang, Houshuo Li, Zhen Wang, Yunli Niu, Yanlong Bi

Department of Ophthalmology, Tongji Hospital Affiliated with Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928868  

Keywords: Aphakia; Lens Implantation, Intraocular; Sclera

Available online: 2021-01-13, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (45), Downloaded (33)

#930760
Mid-Term Outcomes of Cementless Total Hip Arthroplasty in Adult Patients with Childhood Hip Infection
Zhenhao Qian, Askar Mamtimin, Xiaogang Zhang, Boyong Xu, Wenbo Mu, Li Cao

Department of Orthopedics, First Affiliated Hospital of Xinjiang Medical University, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930760  

Keywords: Arthritis, Reactive; Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip; Osteoarthritis, Hip

Available online: 2021-03-02, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (2), Downloaded (3)

#930478
Pretreatment with Propofol Reduces Pulmonary Injury in a Pig Model of Intestinal Ischemia-Reperfusion via Suppressing the High-Mobility Group Box 1 Protein (HMGB1)/Toll-Like Receptor 4 (TLR4)/Protein Kinase R (PKR) Signaling Pathway
Wen-yu Bian, Ya-ping Chen, Bo Xu, Jun Tang

Department of Anesthesiology, Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930478  

Keywords: Acute Lung Injury; eIF-2 Kinase; HMGB1 Protein; Propofol; Reperfusion Injury; Toll-Like Receptor 4

Available online: 2021-03-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (6), Downloaded (7)

#930025
Identification of a DNA Methylation-Based Prognostic Signature for Patients with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
Yinqi Gao, Xuelong Wang, Shihui Li, Zhiqiang Zhang, Xuefei Li, Fangcai Lin

Department of Breast Surgery, Capital Medical University Electric Power Teaching Hospital, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930025  

Keywords: DNA Methylation; Prognosis; Triple Negative Breast Neoplasms

Available online: 2021-03-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (17), Downloaded (11)

 
Association of Oral Behaviors with Anxiety, Depression, and Jaw Function in Patients with Temporomandibular Disorders in China: A Cross-Sectional Study
Lili Xu, Bin Cai, Shuai Fan, Shenji Lu, Kerong Dai

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Ninth People’s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929985  

Keywords: Anxiety; Depression; Jaw Abnormalities; Temporomandibular Joint Disorders

Available online: 2021-03-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (16), Downloaded (11)

#930215
H Long Terminal Repeat-Associating 2 (HHLA2) is a Biomarker of Advanced Stage Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Promotes Tumor Cell Development In Vitro
Min Luo, Yao Xiong, Yan Lin, Rong Liang, Yongqiang Li, Lianying Ge

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

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930215  

Keywords: Biological Markers; Carcinoma, Hepatocellular; Hep G2 Cells

Available online: 2021-03-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (19), Downloaded (12)

#928784
Real-World Efficacy of Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin Type 9 Inhibitors (PCSK9i) in Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia Patients Referred for Lipoprotein Apheresis
Anthony Matta, Vanina Bongard, Frédéric Bouisset, Dorota Taraszkiewicz, Jean-Pierre Rabès, Jean Ferrières

Department of Cardiology, UMR INSERM 1295, Toulouse-Rangueil University Hospital, Toulouse University School of Medicine, Toulouse, France

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928784  

Keywords: Cholesterol, LDL; Dyslipidemias; Proprotein Convertases

Available online: 2021-02-26, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (32), Downloaded (22)

#929333
Decreased HLF Expression Predicts Poor Survival in Lung Adenocarcinoma
Zaiyan Wang, Xiaoning Li, Hao Chen, Li Han, Xiaobin Ji, Qiubo Wang, Li Wei, Yafang Miao, Jing Wang, Jianfeng Mao, Zeming Zhang

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Shanghai University of Medicine and Health Sciences Affiliated Zhoupu Hospital, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929333  

Keywords: Biological Markers; Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung; Survival Analysis

Available online: 2021-02-25, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (22), Downloaded (17)

#929714
Efficacy and Safety of Sea Salt-Derived Physiological Saline Nasal Spray as Add-On Therapy in Patients with Acute Upper Respiratory Infection: A Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study
Min Jiang, Junwen Chen, Yuanhua Ding, Chenxi Gan, Ya Hou, Junge Lei, Mengzhi Wan, Xing Li, Zuke Xiao

Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Jiangxi Provincial People’s Hospital Affiliated to Nanchang University, Nanchang, Jiangxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929714  

Keywords: Clinical Trial; Nasal Lavage; Respiratory Tract Infections

Available online: 2021-02-25, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (23), Downloaded (14)

#929884
Type of Necrosis Influences Prognosis in Hepatocellular Carcinoma After the First Transarterial Chemoembolization
Zhi-Juan Wu, Yin-Fa Xie, Xu Chang, Lin Zhang, Hui-Yong Wu, Ji-Bing Liu, Jian-Xin Zhang, Peng Sun

Department of Geriatrics, Jinan Central Hospital Affiliated to Shandong First Medical University, Jinan, Shandong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929884  

Keywords: Carcinoma, Hepatocellular; Chemoembolization, Therapeutic; Necrosis

Available online: 2021-02-24, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (18), Downloaded (18)

#930639
A Review of Recent Research on the Role of MicroRNAs in Renal Cancer
Longfei Yang, Xiaofeng Zou, Junrong Zou, Guoxi Zhang

First Clinical Medical College, Gannan Medical University, Ganzhou, Jiangxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930639  

Keywords: Prognosis; Diagnosis; Kidney Neoplasms; MicroRNAs; Review

Available online: 2021-02-24, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (34), Downloaded (21)

#930515
Establishment and Verification of a Prediction Model for Symptomatic Radiation Pneumonitis in Patients with Esophageal Cancer Receiving Radiotherapy
Liu-Ting Yang, Lei Zhou, Long Chen, Shi-Xiong Liang, Jiang-Qiong Huang, Xiao-Dong Zhu

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

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930515  

Keywords: Anti-Inflammatory Agents; Esophageal Neoplasms; Nomograms; Nutrition Assessment; Radiation Pneumonitis

Available online: 2021-02-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (26), Downloaded (19)

#929986
Epidemiology of 631 Cases of COVID-19 Identified in Jiangsu Province Between January 1st and March 20th 2020: Factors Associated with Disease Severity and Analysis of Zero Mortality
Hong Ji, Qigang Dai, Hui Jin, Ke Xu, Jing Ai, Xinyu Fang, Naiyang Shi, Haodi Huang, Ying Wu, Zhihang Peng, Jianli Hu, Liguo Zhu, Changjun Bao, Ming Wu

Department of Acute Infectious Disease Control and Prevention, Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929986  

Keywords: COVID-19; Epidemiologic Research Design; Risk Factors

Available online: 2021-02-22, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (43), Downloaded (48)

#929711
Cross-Sectional Study of the Effects of Job Burnout on Immune Function in 105 Female Oncology Nurses at a Tertiary Oncology Hospital
Jing Cui, Yun-Hong Ren, Feng-Juan Zhao, Ying Chen, Ying-Fan Huang, Ling Yang, Xue-Mei You

Nursing Department, Guangxi Medical University Affiliated Cancer Hospital, Nanning, Guangxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929711  

Keywords: Burnout, Professional; Immunity; Nurses; Oncology Service, Hospital

Available online: 2021-02-22, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (27), Downloaded (21)

#929911
The Roles of Reduced Folate Carrier-1 (RFC1) A80G (rs1051266) Polymorphism in Congenital Heart Disease: A Meta-Analysis
Kang Yi, Yu-Hu Ma, Wei Wang, Xin Zhang, Jie Gao, Shao-E He, Xiao-Min Xu, Meng Ji, Wen-Fen Guo, Tao You

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Gansu Provincial Hospital, Lanzhou, Gansu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929911  

Keywords: Heart Defects, Congenital; Meta-Analysis; Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide; Reduced Folate Carrier Protein; Review

Available online: 2021-02-22, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (32), Downloaded (20)

#930688
Parameters Indicating Development of Influenza-Associated Acute Necrotizing Encephalopathy: Experiences from a Single Center
Suyun Li, Dandan Hu, Peiqing Li, Weiqiang Xiao, Huixian Li, Guangming Liu, Yongling Song, Shuyao Ning, Qiuyan Peng, Danyang Zhao, Minxiong Situ, Wanqi Li, Peiqun Wu, Jipeng Zheng, Yueting Liu, Lin Hu, Pengfei Wang, Zhengbin Hu, Wencheng Ma, Jun Shen, Sida Yang

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

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930688  

Keywords: Brain Injuries; Child; Early Diagnosis; Influenza, Human

Available online: 2021-02-22, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (24), Downloaded (18)

#928480
Thrombin Aggravates Hypoxia/Reoxygenation Injury of Cardiomyocytes by Activating an Autophagy Pathway-Mediated by SIRT1
Xiaoning Wang, Yunhe Xu, Lingbo Li, Weiwei Lu

Department of Blood Transfusion, The First Hospital of Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928480  

Keywords: Autophagy; Oxidative Stress; Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome; Thrombin

Available online: 2021-02-19, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (18), Downloaded (18)

#930552
miR-1283 Contributes to Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress in the Development of Hypertension Through the Activating Transcription Factor-4 (ATF4)/C/EBP-Homologous Protein (CHOP) Signaling Pathway
Weihao Chen, Tianhao Liu, Qiuer Liang, Xudong Chen, Wencong Tao, Meixia Fang, Ya Xiao, Liguo Chen

College of Chinese Medicine, Jinan University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930552  

Keywords: Activating Transcription Factor 4; Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress; Endothelial Cells; Hypertension

Available online: 2021-02-19, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (39), Downloaded (40)

#929115
Comparison of Different Hydration Strategies in Patients with Very Low-Risk Profiles of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy
Shuai Miao, Zheng-Kai Xue, Ya-Ru Zhang, Hao Zhang, Jing-Jin Che, Tong Liu, Hua-Yue Tao, Guangping Li, Kang-Yin Chen

Tianjin Key Laboratory of Ionic-Molecular Function of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Cardiology, Tianjin Institute of Cardiology, The Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929115  

Keywords: Cystatin C; Fluid Therapy; Lipocalins; Nephrosis, Lipoid

Available online: 2021-02-19, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (23), Downloaded (18)

#929287
Multi-Phase Multiple Detector Computed Tomography (MDCT) Enhancement Patterns and Morphological Features of Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma: An Analysis of 67 Cases
Min Luo, Yuting Zhu, Shaobin Chen, Qilin Huang, Wei Zhang, Mingping Ma, Yongbao Wei

Shengli Clinical Medical College of Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929287  

Keywords: Carcinoma, Renal Cell; Multidetector Computed Tomography; Preoperative Period

Available online: 2021-02-18, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (23), Downloaded (16)

#929912
The Effects of Obesity on Mortality Following Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: A Retrospective Study from a Single Center in China
Mengwei Lv, Fei Gao, Ban Liu, Pratik Pandey, Yipeng Feng, Yingwei Wang, Yangyang Zhang, Zhi Li

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shanghai East Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929912  

Keywords: Body Mass Index; Coronary Artery Bypass; Follow-Up Studies; Hospital Mortality; Obesity

Available online: 2021-02-17, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (31), Downloaded (19)

#930812
Use of the Depression, Anxiety and Stress Scale (DASS-21) Questionnaire to Assess Levels of Depression, Anxiety, and Stress in Healthcare and Administrative Staff in 5 Oncology Institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina During the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic
Inga Marijanović, Marija Kraljević, Teo Buhovac, Timur Cerić, Alma Mekić Abazović, Jasmina Alidžanović, Zdenka Gojković, Emir Sokolović

Oncology Clinic, University Clinical Hospital Mostar, Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930812  

Keywords: Anxiety; COVID-19; Depression; Medical Oncology; Medical Staff; Stress, Psychological

Available online: 2021-02-17, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (104), Downloaded (47)

#928965
Risk Factors for the Development of Intraoperative Hypoxia in Patients Undergoing Nonintubated Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery: A Retrospective Study from a Single Center
Lan Lan, Yanyi Cen, Long Jiang, Huazhang Miao, Weixiang Lu

Department of Anesthesiology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928965  

Keywords: Hypoxia, Brain; Intraoperative Complications; Thoracic Surgery, Video-Assisted; Risk Factors

Available online: 2021-02-17, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (24), Downloaded (16)

 
Retracted: Inhibition of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma by Beta-Lapachone Occurs by Targeting the Mammalian Target of Rapamycin (mTOR)/PI3K/AKT Pathway, Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) Production, and Autophagy Induction
Yongqing Han, Dayou Shi, Jingao Li

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.931623  

Keywords:

Available online: 2021-02-17, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (30), Downloaded (19)

#930500
Electron-Dense Deposition Patterns and the Outcomes of Nephrotic Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy Treated with Tacrolimus in Chinese Adults
Xin Xiang, Zhenwei Feng, Qifeng Jiang, Diansheng Huang, Zhandong Meng, Zuojie Luo

Department of Endocrinology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, Guangxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930500  

Keywords: Glomerulonephritis, Membranous; Outcome Assessment (Health Care); Tacrolimus

Available online: 2021-02-17, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (52), Downloaded (20)

#929791
Predicting the Risk of Acute Kidney Injury in Patients After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) or Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB) Surgery: Development and Assessment of a Nomogram Prediction Model
Yi Du, Xiu-Zhe Wang, Wei-Dong Wu, Hai-Peng Shi, Xiao-Jing Yang, Wen-Jing Wu, Shu-Xian Chen

Shanxi Bethune Hospital, Shanxi Academy of Medical Sciences, Taiyuan, Shanxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929791  

Keywords: Abdominal Injuries; Acute Kidney Injury; Polycystic Kidney, Autosomal Dominant

Available online: 2021-02-16, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (26), Downloaded (23)

 
Retracted: The Effects of Ludartin on Cell Proliferation, Cell Migration, Cell Cycle Arrest and Apoptosis Are Associated with Upregulation of p21WAF1 in Saos-2 Osteosarcoma Cells In Vitro
Shuang-li Zhang, Bao-lin Li, Wei Li, Ming Lu, Lin-ying Ni, Hui-li Ma, Qing-gang Meng

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.931590  

Keywords:

Available online: 2021-02-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (29), Downloaded (20)

#929218
Effect of Improving Dietary Structure on Serum 25(OH)VitD₃ Level in Hypertensive Patients in a Chinese Rural Area
Jia Wang, Nan Wang, Zhiwen Ge, Bingjie Ding, Yanxia Bi, Wei Li, Zhongxin Hong

Department of Nutrition, Beijing Friendship Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929218  

Keywords: Blood Pressure; Body Composition; Hypertension; Nutritional Physiological Phenomena

Available online: 2021-02-16, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (31), Downloaded (21)

#930435
Anatomy and Correlation of the Coracoid Process and Coracoclavicular Ligament Based on Three-Dimensional Computed Tomography Reconstruction and Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Lan Xin, Jin Luo, Mingying Chen, Bing He, Bi Tang, Chunyang Tang, Dongyu Zhang, Lei Zhang

Department of Orthopedics, Jiang’an Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Yibin, Sichuan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930435  

Keywords: Ligaments, Articular; Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cine; Pathological Conditions, Anatomical

Available online: 2021-02-16, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (26), Downloaded (22)

#929814
External Screw-Threaded Traction Device Helps Optimize Finger Joint Mobility in Severe Stage III and IV Dupuytren Disease
Raymund E. Horch, Marweh Schmitz, Maria Kreuzer, Andreas Arkudas, Ingo Ludolph, Wibke Müller-Seubert

Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), Erlangen, Germany

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929814  

Keywords: Dupuytren Contracture; External Fixators; Joint Capsule Release

Available online: 2021-02-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (115), Downloaded (40)

#929609
Short-Term High-Intensity Treadmill Exercise Promotes Ceramide-Dependent Extracellular Vesicle Secretion in the Central Nervous System of Mice
Rui Zhang, Xiaoyan Liang, Shi Tang, Lin Song, Jing Zhang, Yifeng Du

Department of Neurology, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Cheeloo College of Medicine, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929609  

Keywords: Central Nervous System; Ceramides; Exercise; Exosomes

Available online: 2021-02-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (33), Downloaded (26)

#929170
Overexpression of circ_0021739 in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells in Women with Postmenopausal Osteoporosis Is Associated with Reduced Expression of microRNA-194-5p in Osteoclasts
Jiaxin Guan, Lu Gan, Di Jin, Xiaowei Wu, Luyang Cheng, Meiling Liu, Ying Fan, Jing Zhou, Hanlu Zhang, Yina Zhang, Ping Zhou

Department of Geriatrics, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929170  

Keywords: Genetic Association Studies; Osteoporosis; Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal; RNA, Small Untranslated

Available online: 2021-02-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (29), Downloaded (30)

#929199
Loss of Speckle-Type POZ Protein Promotes Prostate Cancer Cell Migration and Invasion Through Upregulation of MCP-1
Junlin Shi, Ji Cao, Xiaomei Lu, Langlin Fan, Hongwei Guo, Jiejun Fu

Key Laboratory of Longevity and Aging-Related Disease of the Chinese Ministry of Education, Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, Guangxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929199  

Keywords: Genes, Tumor Suppressor; Neoplasm Metastasis; Prostatic Neoplasms; Receptors, CCR2

Available online: 2021-02-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (45), Downloaded (33)

#929512
Left Ventricular Impaired Relaxation and Interstitial Myocarditis Identified in Sepsis-Associated Cardiac Dysfunction: Use of a Rodent Model
David J. Sturgess, Shannon Morrison, Brian Haluska, Glenda C. Gobe, Mark A. Jones, Sonia Volante, Bala Venkatesh

Mater Research Institute (MRI-UQ), University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929512  

Keywords: Echocardiography; Echocardiography, Doppler; Immunohistochemistry; Sepsis; Ventricular Function, Left

Available online: 2021-02-11, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (29), Downloaded (27)

#930513
An Observational Cohort Study of the 2-Month Use of Regional Citrate Anticoagulation in Maintenance Hemodialysis Patients with Cerebral Hemorrhage
Xiao Bi, Qi Zhang, Feng Zhuang, Wei Lu, Yingdeng Wang, Feng Ding

Division of Nephrology and Critical Care Nephrology Unit, Shanghai Ninth People’s Hospital, Shanghai JiaoTong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930513  

Keywords: Anticoagulants; Magnesium Deficiency; Renal Dialysis

Available online: 2021-02-11, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (25), Downloaded (25)

#930447
Persistent Somatic Symptom Burden and Sleep Disturbance in Patients with COVID-19 During Hospitalization and After Discharge: A Prospective Cohort Study
Shujie Huang, Weitao Zhuang, Dongya Wang, Lulu Zha, Xi Xu, Xiangdong Li, Qiuling Shi, Xin Shelley Wang, Guibin Qiao

Guangdong Provincial People’s Hospital, Guangdong Academy of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930447  

Keywords: COVID-19; Signs and Symptoms; Sleep Disorders

Available online: 2021-02-10, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (68), Downloaded (40)

 
Analysis of Risk Factors for Thromboembolic Events in 88 Patients with COVID-19 Pneumonia in Wuhan, China: A Retrospective Descriptive Report
Wenyu Wang, Qingfeng Sun, Yongxia Bao, Ming Liang, Qingwei Meng, Hong Chen, Jianing Li, Hongliang Wang, Huiqing Li, Ying Shi, Zhaoguo Li, Xinyan Wang, Shuai Zhao, Hongwei Wang, Jinling Xiao, Liyan Chen, Yan Zheng, Di Wang, Kaiyu Han

Department of Respiratory and Critical Medicine, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929708  

Keywords: COVID-19; Embolism and Thrombosis; Pneumonia

Available online: 2021-02-10, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (40), Downloaded (32)

#929438
Zi Qi Decoction Alleviates Liver Fibrosis by Inhibiting the Toll-Like Receptor 4 (TLR4)-Related Nuclear Factor kappa b (NF-κB) and Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase (MAPK) Signaling Pathways
Jingwen Zhou, Xiaolong Zhang, Lingfeng Wan, Jun Yu, Tianci Li, Ziyu Lu, Nanyuan Fang, Lixia Sun, Fang Ye

Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, Jiangsu Province Hospital of Chinese Medicine, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929438  

Keywords: Fibrosis; Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Kinases; Toll-Like Receptor 4

Available online: 2021-02-09, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (33), Downloaded (31)

#930176
Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy Is Associated with Reduced Nitric Oxide Synthase (iNOS) in Plasma and Placentas: A Pilot Study
Yun Wang, Liping Zhu, Duo Xu, Liying Gao, Yongmei Li, Baoquan Liang, Xiaoqian Zhang, Yongfei Yue

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Affiliated Suzhou Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Suzhou Municipal Hospital, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930176  

Keywords: Area Under Curve; Nitric Oxide Synthase; Pregnancy Complications

Available online: 2021-02-09, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (34), Downloaded (25)

#930064
Prostate Adenocarcinoma with Brain Metastasis: A Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Database Analysis 2010-2015
Zin W. Myint, Ayman H. Qasrawi

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930064  

Keywords: Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal; Blood-Brain Barrier; Diagnostic Imaging

Available online: 2021-02-09, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (34), Downloaded (25)

 
A Review of the Current Status of Clinical Management of COVID-19 in the Elderly
Qiaoyun Li, Chengyu Zhao

Graduate School, Qinghai University, Xining, Qinghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930278  

Keywords: Circovirus; Elder Nutritional Physiological Phenomena; Patient Care Management; COVID-19; Coronavirus

Available online: 2021-02-08, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (44), Downloaded (40)

 
Clinical Application of Chromosomal Microarray Analysis in Pregnant Women with Advanced Maternal Age and Fetuses with Ultrasonographic Soft Markers
Zhu-Ming Hu, Lei-Lei Li, Han Zhang, Hong-Guo Zhang, Rui-Zhi Liu, Yang Yu

Center of Reproductive Medicine and Prenatal Diagnosis, The First Hospital of Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929074  

Keywords: Chromosome Disorders; DNA Copy Number Variations; Karyotyping; Maternal Age; Prenatal Diagnosis

Available online: 2021-02-09, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (40), Downloaded (43)

 
Current Status of MicroRNAs that Target the Wnt Signaling Pathway in Regulation of Osteogenesis and Bone Metabolism: A Review
Qiang Sun, Siyu Liu, Jingyi Feng, Yue Kang, You Zhou, Shu Guo

Department of Plastic Surgery, The First Hopital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929510  

Keywords: Bone Diseases, Metabolic; MicroRNAs; Osteogenesis; Wnt Signaling Pathway

Available online: 2021-02-08, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (33), Downloaded (30)

 
Retracted: Protective Effect of Circular RNA (CircRNA) Ddx17 in Ovalbumin (OVA)-Induced Allergic Rhinitis (AR) Mice
Jiao Liu, Zhiwei Cao

Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Tongliao Hospital, Tongliao, Inner Mongolia, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.931280  

Keywords:

Available online: 2021-02-08, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (40), Downloaded (28)

#929408
Extra-Thyroid Extension Prediction by Ultrasound Quantitative Method Based on Thyroid Capsule Response Evaluation
Minghang Lin, Yiming Su, Weili Wei, Yiran Gong, Yinan Huang, Jinshu Zeng, Liya Li, Haihong Shi, Shuqiang Chen

Department of Ultrasound, Fuqing City Hospital Affiliated with Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929408  

Keywords: Neoplasm Metastasis; Prognosis; Thyroid Neoplasms; Ultrasonography

Available online: 2021-02-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (38), Downloaded (42)

#930053
Chemokine (C-C Motif) Ligand 2/Chemokine Receptor 2 (CCR2) Axis Blockade to Delay Chondrocyte Hypertrophy as a Therapeutic Strategy for Osteoarthritis
Zidong Wang, Bei Wang, Jian Zhang, Zhensong Wu, Liankui Yu, Zhongye Sun

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Liaocheng People’s Hospital, Liaocheng, Shandong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930053  

Keywords: Chondrocytes; Hypertrophy; Osteoarthritis

Available online: 2021-02-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (47), Downloaded (39)

#929854
Effects of Different Exposure Days to Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Agonist (GnRH-a) on Live Birth Rates in the Depot GnRH-a Protocol: A Retrospective Analysis of 7007 Cycles
Jianyuan Song, Wei Wu, Liu Jiang, Cuicui Duan, Jian Xu

Reproductive Medicine Center, The Fourth Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929854  

Keywords: Live Birth; Ovulation Induction; Pregnancy Rate

Available online: 2021-02-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (43), Downloaded (38)

#929142
Comparison of Endoscopy Alone with Surgery Converted from Endoscopy for the Removal of Esophageal Foreign Bodies in Adults: A Retrospective Study from a Single Center
Yu Fang, Zhiming Qin

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929142  

Keywords: Emergencies; Endoscopy, Digestive System; Esophageal Diseases; Prognosis; Thoracic Surgery

Available online: 2021-02-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (40), Downloaded (27)

#929219
In Silico Network Analysis of Ingredients of Cornus officinalis in Osteoporosis
Feiqi Huang, Huizhi Guo, Yuanbiao Wei, Xiao Zhao, Yangsheng Chen, Zhan Lin, Yanhui Zhou, Ping Sun

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

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929219  

Keywords: Computational Biology; Medicine, Chinese Traditional; Osteoporosis; Pharmacologic Actions

Available online: 2021-02-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (39), Downloaded (46)

#930166
Effect of Fluorofenidone Against Paraquat-Induced Pulmonary Fibrosis Based on Metabolomics and Network Pharmacology
Feiya Jiang, Tongtong Wang, Sha Li, Yu Jiang, Zhuo Chen, Wen Liu

Department of Pharmacy, The First Hospital Affiliated with Hunan Normal University, Changsha, Hunan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930166  

Keywords: Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis; Metabolic Networks and Pathways; Metabolomics; Paraquat; Protein Interaction Maps

Available online: 2021-02-05, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (51), Downloaded (34)

#926760
Connection Between CDC20 Expression and Hepatocellular Carcinoma Prognosis
Xianfeng Zhang, Xianjun Zhang, Xinguo Li, Hongbing Bao, Guang Li, Ning Li, Hengli Li, Jian Dou

Department of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Harrison International Peace Hospital, Hengshui, Hebei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.926760  

Keywords: Carcinoma, Hepatocellular; Cdc20 Proteins; Prognosis

Available online: 2021-02-04, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (34), Downloaded (39)

#930349
Comparison of the Effects of a Bean-Based and a White Rice-Based Breakfast Diet on Postprandial Glucose and Insulin Levels in Chinese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
Qing Xiong, Zhiming Li, Rongjie Nie, Xubiao Meng, Xue-jun Yang

Department of Endocrinology, Affiliated Haikou Hospital of Xiangya Medical College, Central South University, Haikou, Hainan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930349  

Keywords: Blood Glucose; Diabetic Diet; Soy Foods

Available online: 2021-02-04, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (44), Downloaded (35)

#929106
Prognostic Nomograms to Predict Survival of Patients with Resectable Gallbladder Cancer: A Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER)-Based Analysis
Yan Lin, Hua Chen, Haitao Li, Fan Pan

Department of Gastroenterology, Fuzhou Second Hospital Affiliated to Xiamen University, Fuzhou, Fujian, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929106  

Keywords: Decision Support Techniques; Gallbladder Neoplasms; Nomograms; SEER Program; Survival

Available online: 2021-02-03, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (41), Downloaded (41)

#929163
Finite Element Analysis of Femoral Neck Fracture Treated with Bidirectional Compression-Limited Sliding Screw
Hai Huang, Zhengkuan Feng, Weifei Wang, Cheng Yang, Jianwen Liao, Jun Ouyang

Department of Anatomy, School of Basic Medical Science, University and Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Medical Biomechanics and Academy of Orthopedics of Guangdong Province, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929163  

Keywords: Bone Screws; Femoral Neck Fractures; Finite Element Analysis

Available online: 2021-02-03, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (40), Downloaded (36)

 
Effects of Synchronized Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) on the Submental Muscles During Ingestion of a Specified Volume of Soft Food in Patients with Mild-to-Moderate Dysphagia Following Stroke
Qian Zhang, Shuang Wu

Department of Rehabilitation, The Affiliated Hospital of Guizhou Medical University, Guiyang, Guizhou, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928988  

Keywords: Deglutition Disorders; Electric Stimulation Therapy; Feeding Methods; Stroke

Available online: 2021-02-02, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (43), Downloaded (35)

 
A Real-World Study on the Use of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) in Men Admitted to a Psychiatric Hospital
Martin Anders, Eva Kitzlerová, Sylva Racková, Václav Ćapek

Department of Psychiatry, First Faculty of Medicine Charles University and General University Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929667  

Keywords: Mental Disorders; Pragmatic Clinical Trials as Topic; Alcohol-Related Disorders; Substance Abuse Detection; Early Diagnosis

Available online: 2021-02-01, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (56), Downloaded (48)

#929908
Biomechanical Behavior of All-on-4 and M-4 Configurations in an Atrophic Maxilla: A 3D Finite Element Method
Delal Bozyel, Simge Taşar Faruk

Department of Prosthodontics, Near East University, Nicosia, Cyprus

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929908  

Keywords: Dental Occlusion; Finite Element Analysis; Prostheses and Implants

Available online: 2021-02-02, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (45), Downloaded (45)

 
Use of the Water-Soluble Contrast Medium Gastrografin in Treatment of Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction in Patients with and Without Chronic Radiation Enteropathy: A Single-Center Retrospective Study
Lili Gu, Feng Zhu, Tingbin Xie, Dengyu Feng, Jianfeng Gong, Ning Li

Department of General Surgery, Jinling Hospital, Medical School of Nanjing University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930046  

Keywords: Diatrizoate Meglumine; Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; Radiation Effects

Available online: 2021-01-29, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (42), Downloaded (34)

#928153
Salvianic Acid A Regulates High-Glucose-Treated Endothelial Progenitor Cell Dysfunction via the AKT/Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase (eNOS) Pathway
Yanhua Guan, Xu Wang

The First Clinical Medical College, Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928153  

Keywords: Diabetes Complications; Endothelial Cells; Nitric Oxide Synthase

Available online: 2021-01-29, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (51), Downloaded (36)

#928214
Developmental Patterns of Fecal Bile Acids in Healthy Neonates and Children
Jing-Jing Xiong, Hong-Wei Hu, Chuan-Zhi Xu, Jian-Wen Yin, Mei Liu, Li-Zhi Zhang, Yong Duan, Yong-Kun Huang

Department of Pediatrics, The First Affiliated Hospital of Kunming Medical University, Kunming, Yunnan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928214  

Keywords: Bile Acids and Salts; Child; Cross-Sectional Studies; Liver

Available online: 2021-01-29, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (42), Downloaded (35)

#929431
Knockdown of Chitinase 3-Like-1 Inhibits Cell Proliferation, Promotes Apoptosis, and Enhances Effect of Anti-Programmed Death Ligand 1 (PD-L1) in Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma Cells
Xiao Yang, Dong Fang, Ming Li, Jiayi Chen, Yuanbo Cheng, Jianming Luo

Department of Pediatrics, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, Guangxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929431  

Keywords: Antibody Affinity; Apoptosis; Cell Proliferation

Available online: 2021-01-27, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (49), Downloaded (42)

#929046
Correlations of Silent Information Regulator of Transcription 1 (SIRT1) Expression, Inflammatory Factors, and Oxidative Stress with Pulmonary Function in Patients with Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (AECOPD)
Xin Zhao, Yueqin Wu

Department of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, Tianjin First Central Hospital, Tianjin, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929046  

Keywords: Chronic Disease; Lung Diseases, Obstructive; Oxidative Stress

Available online: 2021-01-27, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (46), Downloaded (35)

#929575
Contribution of Interstitial Cells of Cajal to Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor Risk
Qi Wang, Zhen-peng Huang, Yu Zhu, Fei Fu, Lin Tian

Department of Pathology, Renmin Hospital, Hubei University of Medicine, Shiyan, Hubei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929575  

Keywords: Gastrointestinal Neoplasms; Interstitial Cells of Cajal; Risk Assessment

Available online: 2021-01-26, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (56), Downloaded (51)

 
A Systematic Review of Total Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair in Treatment of Kommerell Diverticulum Combined with Right-Sided Aortic Arch
Weijian Fan, Jinyun Tan, Weihao Shi, Jianjie Rong, Bo Yu

Department of Vascular Surgery, Suzhou Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) Hospital Affiliated to Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.930031  

Keywords: Aorta, Thoracic; Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic; Aortic Arch Syndromes; Embolization, Therapeutic; Endoleak; Endovascular Procedures

Available online: 2021-01-26, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (41), Downloaded (37)

#929394
Construction of Decision Trees Based on Gene Expression Omnibus Data to Classify Bladder Cancer and Its Subtypes
Jia-Quan Zhou, Xin-Li Kang, Cong-Jie Xu, Shuan Liu, Yang Wang

Department of Urology, Hainan General Hospital (Hainan Affiliated Hospital of Hainan Medical University), Haikou, Hainan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929394  

Keywords: Biological Markers; Decision Trees; Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

Available online: 2021-01-26, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (53), Downloaded (41)

#929890
Heterotopic Ossification After Prestige-LP Cervical Disc Arthroplasty Is Related to Insufficient Sagittal Coverage of the Endplate By the Prosthesis
Shuai Xu, Yunsheng Ou, Xing Du, Bin He, Yuanqiang Li, Haoyang Yu

Department of Orthopedics, The Bishan Hospital of Chongqing, Chongqing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929890  

Keywords: Arthroplasty, Replacement; Cervical Vertebrae; Ossification, Heterotopic

Available online: 2021-01-26, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (52), Downloaded (39)

 
Retracted: Girinimbine Inhibits the Proliferation of Human Ovarian Cancer Cells In Vitro via the Phosphatidylinositol-3-Kinase (PI3K)/Akt and the Mammalian Target of Rapamycin (mTOR) and Wnt/β-Catenin Signaling Pathways
Qiu Xin, An Muer

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Huashan Hospital North, Fudan University, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.931225  

Keywords:

Available online: 2021-01-25, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (59), Downloaded (39)

#928750
A Single-Center Observational Clinical Study on Factors Associated with Regional Cerebral Oxygen Saturation in Full-Term Newborn Infants During Birth Transition
Weiqiao Zhang, Fei Ge, Chaohui Lian, Ruiqiang Xia, Bing Zhang

Department of Anesthesiology, Zhejiang Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928750  

Keywords: Hypoxia-Ischemia, Brain; Infant, Newborn; Spectroscopy, Near-Infrared; Statistics as Topic

Available online: 2021-01-25, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (49), Downloaded (33)

#929300
Association Between Sigmoid Sinusoidal Tinnitus and Low-Frequency Sensorineural Hearing Loss: A Retrospective Study at a Single Center
Siji Wang, Jiaqiu Dai, Changchao Xiang, Ziqi Chen, Xi Ouyang, Lin Zhu, Fenghui Yu, Xiaofang Zong, Houyong Kang

Department of Otorhinolaryngology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929300  

Keywords: Correction of Hearing Impairment; Hearing Loss, Sensorineural; Tinnitus

Available online: 2021-01-23, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (58), Downloaded (59)

#928366
Potential Target Genes in the Development of Atrial Fibrillation: A Comprehensive Bioinformatics Analysis
Liang Liu, Yun Yu, Long-long Hu, Quan-bin Dong, Feng Hu, Ling-juan Zhu, Qian Liang, Ling-ling Yu, Hui-hui Bao, Xiao-shu Cheng

Department of Cardiology, Second Affiliated Hospital, and Research Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Nanchang University, Nanchang, Jiangxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928366  

Keywords: Atrial Fibrillation; Biological Markers; Immunity, Active

Available online: 2021-01-22, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (48), Downloaded (46)

#929152
Retrospective Analysis of Clinicopathological Characteristics of Lacrimal Gland Pleomorphic Adenoma and Mechanism of Tumorigenesis by the Imbalance Between Apoptosis and Proliferation
Meng Lv, Zhi-Jun Dong, Yue-Xin Tong, Tian Li, Yan Hei, Xin-Ji Yang, Wei-Li Dong

Department of Ophthalmology, The Affiliated Hospital of Chengde Medical University, Chengde, Hebei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929152  

Keywords: Adenoma, Pleomorphic; Cell Proliferation; Lacrimal Apparatus

Available online: 2021-01-20, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (44), Downloaded (47)

#928933
Functional Dissection of CD26 and Its Pharmacological Inhibition by Sitagliptin During Skin Wound Healing
Yue Jiang, Yuan Yao, Jin Li, Yanling Wang, Jie Cheng, Yumin Zhu

Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Oral Disease, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928933  

Keywords: Dipeptidyl Peptidase 4; Fibroblasts; Wound Healing; Dipeptidyl-Peptidase IV Inhibitors

Available online: 2021-01-20, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (61), Downloaded (52)

#929743
Atosiban Combined with Ritodrine for Late Threatened Abortion or Threatened Premature Labor Patients with No Response to Ritodrine: A Clinical Trial
Shuai Fu, Haitian Xie, Yilei Zhong, Qi Xu, Liqiong Zhu, Hanjie Mo, Jianping Zhang, Yinglin Liu, Hui Chen, Yonghong Zhong, Jianping Tan

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929743  

Keywords: Abortion, Threatened; Premature Birth; Tocolytic Agents

Available online: 2021-01-19, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (54), Downloaded (53)

 
Retracted: Parthenolide Inhibits the Proliferation of MDA-T32 Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Cells In Vitro and in Mouse Tumor Xenografts and Activates Autophagy and Apoptosis by Downregulation of the Mammalian Target of Rapamycin (mTOR)/PI3K/AKT Signaling Pathway
Chao Li, Yuqiu Zhou, Yongcong Cai, Chunyan Shui, Wei Liu, Xu Wang, Jian Jiang, Dingfen Zeng, Chunhan Gui, Ronghao Sun

Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Sichuan Provincial Cancer Hospital, Chengdu, Sichuan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.931025  

Keywords:

Available online: 2021-01-13, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (54), Downloaded (43)

#929857
Perineural Dexmedetomidine Reduces the Median Effective Concentration of Ropivacaine for Adductor Canal Block
Chunguang Wang, Zhiqiang Zhang, Wenhai Ma, Rui Liu, Qinghui Li, Yanjun Li

Department of Anesthesiology, The First Central Hospital of Bao Ding, Baoding, Hebei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929857  

Keywords: Anesthesia, Local; Anesthetics, Local; Dexmedetomidine

Available online: 2021-01-18, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (53), Downloaded (47)

#928478
Effects of Pretreatment with Bifidobacterium bifidum Using 16S Ribosomal RNA Gene Sequencing in a Mouse Model of Acute Colitis Induced by Dextran Sulfate Sodium
Yi-jie Weng, Dan-xian Jiang, Jian Liang, Shi-cai Ye, Wen-kai Tan, Cai-yuan Yu, Yu Zhou

Department of Gastroenterology, Affiliated Hospital of Guangdong Medical University, Zhanjiang, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928478  

Keywords: Colitis, Ulcerative; Encephalocele; Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; Microbiota; Sequence Analysis, DNA

Available online: 2021-01-11, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (57), Downloaded (41)

 
Different Doses of Oxycodone for Endoscopic Injection Sclerotherapy of Esophageal Varices
Jie Yao, ChunXiao Song, Chen Zhou, HaiLi He, ZheFeng Quan

Department of Anesthesiology, First Affiliated Hospital of Hebei North University, Zhangjiakou, Hebei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929111  

Keywords: Endoscopy, Digestive System; Oxycodone; Personal Satisfaction

Available online: 2021-01-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (54), Downloaded (38)

#929774
Micro-RNA-451 Reduces Proliferation of B-CPAP Human Papillary Thyroid Cancer Cells by Downregulating Expression of Activating Transcription Factor 2
Mei-Feng Zhang, Zhe-Wei Fei, Lei Huang

Department of General Surgery, Chongming Branch of Xinhua Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929774  

Keywords: In Vitro; Activating Transcription Factor 2; Cell Proliferation

Available online: 2021-01-15, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (48), Downloaded (35)

#929283
Risk Factors and Safety Analyses for Intrapartum Fever in Pregnant Women Receiving Epidural Analgesia During Labor
Jie Ren, Tao Wang, Bo Yang, Lihua Jiang, Linglan Xu, Xiaoyuan Geng, Qian Liu

Department of Anesthesiology, The Third Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, Henan, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929283  

Keywords: Anesthesia, Caudal; Factor Analysis, Statistical; Fever; Logistic Models

Available online: 2021-01-08, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (41), Downloaded (32)

#929389
Association of Hydrogen Sulfide with Femoral Bone Mineral Density in Osteoporosis Patients: A Preliminary Study
Yan-Ming Hao, Da-Wei He, Yan Gao, Ling-Na Fang, Pan-Pan Zhang, Ke Lu, Rong-Zhu Lu, Chong Li

Department of Joint Surgery, Affiliated Kunshan Hospital of Jiangsu University, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929389  

Keywords: Alkaline Phosphatase; Bone Diseases, Metabolic; Hydrogen Sulfide; Osteoporosis

Available online: 2021-01-14, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (74), Downloaded (46)

#928411
Gasdermin D Protects Mouse Podocytes Against High-Glucose-Induced Inflammation and Apoptosis via the C-Jun N-Terminal Kinase (JNK) Pathway
Huifang Li, Kunxiao Zhao, Ying Li

Department of Nephrology, The Third Hospital of Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, Hebei, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928411  

Keywords: Blood Glucose; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2; JNK Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases; Mitochondrial Diseases

Available online: 2021-01-12, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (53), Downloaded (48)

#928547
Citrus Alkaline Extracts Inhibit Senescence of A549 Cells to Alleviate Pulmonary Fibrosis via the β-Catenin/P53 Pathway
Di Han, Yong Xu, Wen-Pan Peng, Fanchao Feng, Zhichao Wang, Cheng Gu, Xianmei Zhou

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928547  

Keywords: beta Catenin; Cell Aging; Tumor Suppressor Protein p53

Available online: 2021-01-11, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (44), Downloaded (32)

 
A Single-Center Prospective Study of 116 Women with Osteoporosis Treated with Zoledronic Acid Monitored by Electrocardiography for the Development of Cardiac Arrhythmia During the Acute Phase in China
HuaFeng Zhuang, YiZhong Li, JinKuang Lin, XueDong Yao, YanYu Xie, PeiWen Wang, Hao Xu

Department of Orthopedics, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Quanzhou, Fujian, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928637  

Keywords: Atrial Fibrillation; Electrocardiography; Osteoporosis

Available online: 2021-01-13, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (40), Downloaded (30)

#929092
Dynamic Structural and Functional Reorganizations Following Motor Stroke
Yumei Xia, Gelun Huang, Xuemei Quan, Qixiong Qin, Hui Li, Ci Xu, Zhijian Liang

Department of Neurology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangxi Medical University and Guangxi Key Laboratory of Precision Medicine in Cardio-Cerebrovascular Diseases Control and Prevention and Guangxi Clinical Research Center for Cardio-Cerebrovascular Diseases, Nanning, Guangxi, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929092  

Keywords: Diffusion Tensor Imaging; Pyramidal Tracts; Recovery of Function; Stroke

Available online: 2021-01-13, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (44), Downloaded (37)

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High-Resolution Magnetic Resonance Imaging (HR-MRI) Imaging Characteristics of Vertebral Artery Dissection with Negative MR Routine Scan and Hypoperfusion in Arterial Spin Labeling
Yonggang Zhang, Chongchang Miao, Yan Gu, Shunbin Jiang, Jian Xu

Department of Radiology, The First People’s Hospital of Lianyungang, Xuzhou Medical University, Lianyungang, Jiangsu, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929445  

Keywords: Ischemia; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Vertebral Artery Dissection

Available online: 2021-01-13, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (47), Downloaded (37)

 
Exosomes from Adipose-Derived Stem Cells Can Prevent Medication-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw
Xian Dong, Li-Hang Shen, Zheng Yi, Lin-hai He, Zhang Yi

Laboratory of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, Beijing, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929684  

Keywords: Bisphosphonate-Associated Osteonecrosis of the Jaw; Bone Remodeling; Mesenchymal Stromal Cells; Wound Healing

Available online: 2021-01-12, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (44), Downloaded (36)

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Effect of Selenium and Peroxynitrite on Immune Function of Immature Dendritic Cells in Humans
Huan Xia, Liangliang Zhang, Jie Dai, Xianmei Liu, Xin Zhang, Zhu Zeng, Yi Jia

Immune Cells and Antibody Engineering Research Center of Guizhou Province/Key Laboratory of Biology and Medical Engineering, Guizhou Medical University, Guiyang, Guizhou, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.929004  

Keywords: Cell Migration Assays; Dendritic Cells; Oxidative Stress; Peroxynitrous Acid; Selenium

Available online: 2021-01-08, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (61), Downloaded (42)

 
Pleural Effusion Is Associated with Severe Renal Dysfunction in Patients with Acute Pancreatitis
Quan-Xiang Zeng, Kai-Lin Jiang, Zhen-Hua Wu, Dong-Liang Huang, Ye-Sheng Huang, Hao-Wen Zhuang, Hao-Jie Zhong

Department of Gastroenterology, Maoming People’s Hospital, Maoming, Guangdong, China (mainland)

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.928118  

Keywords: Pancreatitis; Pleural Effusion; Renal Insufficiency

Available online: 2021-01-07, In Press, Corrected Proof,      Viewed (72), Downloaded (38)