Biofilms in wounds: management strategies.


:Biofilms probably induce a chronic and/or 'quiet' inflammation in the chronic wound and so delay healing. This paper reviews current strategies that can be used to suppress biofilms in chronic wounds until better options are available.


J Wound Care


Journal of wound care


Rhoads DD,Wolcott RD,Percival SL




Has Abstract


2008-11-01 00:00:00










  • Genomic imprinting and the evolution of sex differences in mammalian reproductive strategies.

    abstract::Two major developments have occurred that have influenced the evolution of sexually dimorphic reproductive strategies of mammals. Viviparity and development of a placenta is one such development, especially in small-brained rodent lineages, where there has been a major impact of placental hormones on the maternal brai...

    journal_title:Advances in genetics

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Keverne EB

    更新日期:2007-01-01 00:00:00

  • Assessment of low vitamin D among Saudi Arabians. Did we overshoot the runway?

    abstract:OBJECTIVES:To compare the performance of 3 commonly used 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25-OHD) assays among a sample of the Saudi population. METHODS:This cross-sectional study was carried out between January 2011 and December 2012 at King Fahd Hospital of the University, Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia. After informed consent, blood ...

    journal_title:Saudi medical journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Sadat-Ali M,Al-Elq AH,Al-Shaikh IH,Al-Turki HA,Al-Ali AK,Al-Othman AA

    更新日期:2014-10-01 00:00:00

  • Online stochastic optimization of radiotherapy patient scheduling.

    abstract::The effective management of a cancer treatment facility for radiation therapy depends mainly on optimizing the use of the linear accelerators. In this project, we schedule patients on these machines taking into account their priority for treatment, the maximum waiting time before the first treatment, and the treatment...

    journal_title:Health care management science

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Legrain A,Fortin MA,Lahrichi N,Rousseau LM

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  • Effect of sedative drugs with vitamin B6 combined with other B vitamins in the anti stress of captive amur tiger.

    abstract::In order to reduce the stress response of animals in animal transportation, it is often used to feed the animals with sedative drugs combined with compound vitamin B. In this article, we will randomly divide 16 amur tiger into the control group and the experimental group. The drug intervention is carried out in the ex...

    journal_title:Pakistan journal of pharmaceutical sciences

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Zhenglei Q,Jianzhang M

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  • How to Choose between the Implant Materials Steel and Titanium in Orthopedic Trauma Surgery: Part 1 - Mechanical Aspects.

    abstract::When choosing between metal implants of different materials the surgeon mainly needs to balance the pros and cons of steel and titanium. Economic constraints often do not permit both to be kept in stock and it is necessary to decide beforehand which to choose. The arguments for the use of the "preferred metal" vary. T...

    journal_title:Acta chirurgiae orthopaedicae et traumatologiae Cechoslovaca

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Perren SM,Regazzoni P,Fernandez AA

    更新日期:2017-01-01 00:00:00

  • An isolated intracranial mucocoele herniated from the frontal sinus.

    abstract::Mucocoeles are chronic mucosa-lined retention cysts that occur due to sinus ostium obstruction and expand along the path of least resistance, most commonly involving the frontal sinus. A frontal mucocoele typically appears as a smooth and rounded expansile enlargement of a completely opacified frontal sinus, with or w...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Huang KL,Huang CC,Lee TJ,Huang CC

    更新日期:2015-01-01 00:00:00

  • [Clinical manifestation of spinal tumours after a trauma.].

    abstract::Medullary tumours manifest themselves clinically after a certain asymptomatic period. This period is characterized by the oedema of spinal cord and the disorder of microcirculation at the level of compression. After a trauma of the back there occur biochemical processes which result among others in the accumulation of...

    journal_title:Acta chirurgiae orthopaedicae et traumatologiae Cechoslovaca

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Grammetbauerová S

    更新日期:1992-01-01 00:00:00

  • Diabetes insipidus developing after subarachnoid haemorrhage from an anterior communicating artery aneurysm.

    abstract::I describe a patient with an anterior communicating artery aneurysm who developed transient diabetes insipidus two days after a subarachnoid haemorrhage. I have reviewed similar cases in the literature and discuss the pathogenesis of the diabetes insipidus in such cases. ...

    journal_title:Scottish medical journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: McMahon AJ

    更新日期:1988-02-01 00:00:00

  • Phenotypic heterogeneity of the progeny of Streptomyces griseus conidia.

    abstract::In order to understand the complex ontogenetical processes, the development of Streptomyces (S.) griseus was applied as a model. The developmental cycle of S. griseus starts and ends as a conidium. In between, coenocytic mycelium develops which, if studied by cytomorphological or biochemical methods, exhibits conspici...

    journal_title:Acta biologica Hungarica

    pub_type: 杂志文章


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    更新日期:1997-01-01 00:00:00

  • Positive and negative impact of social media in the COVID-19 era.

    abstract::Social Media usage has been shown to increase in situations of natural disaster and other crises. It is crucial for the scientific community to understand how social media works in order to enhance our capabilities and make a more resilient community. Through social media communication, the scientific community can co...

    journal_title:Reviews in cardiovascular medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Venegas-Vera AV,Colbert GB,Lerma EV

    更新日期:2020-12-30 00:00:00

  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Perinatal Women with Depression or Bipolar Spectrum Disorder.

    abstract::The perinatal period is a high-risk time for mood deterioration among women vulnerable to depression. This study examined feasibility, acceptability, and improvement associated with mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) in perinatal women with major depressive disorder (MDD) or bipolar spectrum disorder (BSD). Fo...

    journal_title:Cognitive therapy and research

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Miklowitz DJ,Semple RJ,Hauser M,Elkun D,Weintraub MJ,Dimidjian S

    更新日期:2015-10-01 00:00:00

  • JCL roundtable: Future of the lipid laboratory: Using the laboratory to manage the patient (part 2).

    abstract::The measurement of cholesterol and triglycerides as indicators of metabolic disorders and most particularly of vascular disease risk has been of growing importance to physicians and epidemiologists over the past century. This was refocused on the lipoproteins, the specific packages in blood that carry these lipids, by...

    journal_title:Journal of clinical lipidology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Brown WV,Handelsman Y,Martin SS,Morris PB

    更新日期:2017-01-01 00:00:00

  • Are they safe in there? - patient safety and trainees in the practice.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Due to the projected increase of medical graduates and general practice registrars, a rapid increase in new trainers and practices is required. The resulting mix of relatively inexperienced trainers and trainees makes the examination of the important question of patient safety even more pertinent. OBJECTIVE...

    journal_title:Australian family physician

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Byrnes PD,Crawford M,Wong B

    更新日期:2012-01-01 00:00:00

  • Institutionalized older adults' perceptions of nurse caring behaviors. A pilot study.

    abstract::The purpose of this article is to identify which behaviors performed by nursing staff were important indicators of caring as perceived by older adults residing in institutional settings. Using Watson's Theory of Transpersonal Care as the framework for the study, the Caring Behavior Assessment (CBA) instrument, which i...

    journal_title:Journal of gerontological nursing

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Marini B

    更新日期:1999-05-01 00:00:00

  • Nontumor lesions of spinal cord and spine.

    abstract::Nontumor lesions of the spinal cord and spine include developmental disorders, cystic tumor-like lesions, vascular disorders, infective diseases, demyelinating diseases, degenerative diseases, metabolic and toxic disorders, and spinal cord injury. In addition, diseases of the spine and extradural spaces secondarily ca...

    journal_title:Seminars in diagnostic pathology

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Tatke M

    更新日期:2010-08-01 00:00:00

  • A review on the analysis of ingredients with health care effects in health food in Taiwan.

    abstract::This review article discusses the analysis of ingredients with health care effects in health food in Taiwan. The top 10 items on the list of registered health food products up to 2014 in Taiwan are described, including monocolin K, ω-3 fatty acids (eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid), β-glucans, inulin, ca...

    journal_title:Journal of food and drug analysis

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Wu PW

    更新日期:2015-09-01 00:00:00

  • A Case of Premature Termination in a Treatment for Generalized Anxiety Disorder.

    abstract::In this paper we present a case of failure in an integrative treatment for generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) combining cognitive-behavioral therapy, an empirically supported treatment for GAD, and interpersonal-emotional processing therapy. The client of focus dropped out of treatment after the eighth session. Based ...

    journal_title:Cognitive and behavioral practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Boswell JF,Llera S,Newman MG,Castonguay LG

    更新日期:2011-08-01 00:00:00

  • Determinants of the choice of health care provider in Nigeria.

    abstract::The study investigated the determinants of households' choice of health care provider in Nigeria. Individual and household based questionnaires were used for the study. Using a multinomial logit model, the findings revealed that both distance and money prices are significant factors in discouraging individuals from se...

    journal_title:Health care management science

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Amaghionyeodiwe LA

    更新日期:2008-09-01 00:00:00

  • Through the looking glass: the discovery of supercoiled DNA.

    abstract::The discovery of supercoiled DNA was first reported 25 years ago in a paper entitled, 'The Twisted Circular Form of Polyoma Viral DNA' by Vinograd, Lebowitz, Radloff, Watson and Laipis. This personal reflection describes the different experimental and conceptual processes that eventually led to the discovery as they a...

    journal_title:Trends in biochemical sciences

    pub_type: 历史文章,杂志文章,评审


    authors: Lebowitz J

    更新日期:1990-05-01 00:00:00

  • Life-threatening hyperkalaemia developing following excessive ingestion of orange juice in a patient with baseline normal renal function.

    abstract::Hyperkalaemia is a less-recognised life-threatening cause of paralysis. We describe a 51-year-old African-American man, who suffered from muscle weakness progressing to ascending symmetric paralysis, and inability to masticate. Physical examination revealed flaccid paralysis with areflexia of the four limbs. Computed ...

    journal_title:Singapore medical journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Javed RA,Marrero K,Rafique M,Khan MU,Jamarai D,Vieira J

    更新日期:2007-11-01 00:00:00

  • Aggression in the work environment of physiotherapists.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Aggression in the medical environment can take on different forms. It can be inflicted both by patients and workmates and may also cause a rise of aggressive behavior performed by the physiotherapists themselves. The aim of the study was to evaluate possible danger that may occur in the working environment o...

    journal_title:Psychiatria Danubina

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Szczegielniak A,Skowronek A,Krysta K,Krupka-Matuszczyk I

    更新日期:2012-09-01 00:00:00

  • [BCG-induced mycobacterium infection induced by alternative medicine].

    abstract:INTRODUCTION:Mesotherapy is an alternative medical process defined by the intradermal injection of small amounts of pharmacological substances. It has been associated with the development of mycobacterial infections. CASE REPORT:A 80-year-old woman presented with a Mycobacterium bovis infection of the face following m...

    journal_title:Annales de dermatologie et de venereologie

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Paul C,Burguiere AM,Vincent V,Susbielle P,Bonvalet D,Dubertret L

    更新日期:1997-01-01 00:00:00

  • [Infantile and maternal choriocarcinoma].

    abstract::Infantile or congenital choriocarcinoma is a very uncommon complication of gestational choriocarcinoma. We report such a case with fatal outcome in a 3-week-old newborn, admitted for a hemorrhagic syndrome. Lungs, liver and brain masses were discovered and suggested an angiomatous process. The diagnosis was made later...

    journal_title:Annales de pathologie

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Lazure T,Durand P,Chevret L,Cuilliere P,Pariente D,Bui M,Lhomme C,Fabre M

    更新日期:2003-04-01 00:00:00

  • Neurophysiological correlates of excitement in men with recent-onset psychosis.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:Right frontal function, as indicated by the N200 component of the event-related potential during target detection, has previously been associated with excitement (excitement, impulsivity, hostility, uncooperativeness) in men with a long-term diagnosis of schizophrenia. The current study investigated excitemen...

    journal_title:Psychiatria Danubina

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Sumich A,Harris A,Whitford T,Hermens D,Heym N,Anderson J,Bloxsom C,Kibowski F,Kumari V

    更新日期:2018-03-01 00:00:00

  • The lumbar sympathetic. Anatomy and surgical implications.

    abstract::The ganglionated lumbar sympathetic chains lie on the lateral aspects of the bodies of the lumbar vertebrae and not more laterally as in the thorax where the chain lies in relation to the heads and necks of the ribs. Lumbar ganglia vary in number. They are best numbered according to the spinal nerve to which the parti...

    journal_title:Acta chirurgica Belgica

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Simeone FA

    更新日期:1977-01-01 00:00:00

  • Strong polarization toward Th1 immune response in ANCA-associated glomerulonephritis.

    abstract:AIM:Human immune response can be classified into 2 different subsets of T helper cells (Th1 and Th2) based on the pattern of cytokine production. In modern immunology, Th1/Th2 paradigm helps to explain the different inflammatory effector pathways and outcomes in human diseases. The present study was designed to determi...

    journal_title:Clinical nephrology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Masutani K,Tokumoto M,Nakashima H,Tsuruya K,Kashiwagi M,Kudoh Y,Fukuda K,Kanai H,Akahoshi M,Otsuka T,Hirakata H,Iida M

    更新日期:2003-06-01 00:00:00

  • Molecular imaging monitoring of poly(ethylene glycol) conjugated islets for evaluation of islet graft rejection.

    abstract::It is important to chase the function of islet after transplantation. Thus, we examined the correlation between grafted islets function and molecular imaging intensity using Cy5.5 labeled islet. The ability of Cy5.5-PEG-NHS to chemically bind on the surface of islets was determined by confocal laser scanning microscop...

    journal_title:Archives of pharmacal research

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Jeong JH

    更新日期:2015-01-01 00:00:00

  • [Regeneration of the ocular surface: stem cells and reconstructive techniques].

    abstract::The cornea is a transparent tissue microscopically constituted by 5 well differentiated layers. The corneal epithelium is essential for corneal transparency and is found in a state of constant renovation throughout life on the basis of the population of limbocorneal stem cells. The localisation of these limbocorneal s...

    journal_title:Anales del sistema sanitario de Navarra

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Fernández A,Moreno J,Prósper F,García M,Echeveste J

    更新日期:2008-01-01 00:00:00

  • Clinical management of calcific uremic arteriolopathy before and after therapeutic inclusion of bisphosphonates.

    abstract:BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES:Calcific uremic arteriolopathy (CUA) is a life-threatening condition almost exclusively affecting patients with end-stage renal failure. Several therapies have been employed to treat this disease with irregular results. METHODS:Comparison of a prospective case series with a historical cohort....

    journal_title:Clinical nephrology

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Torregrosa JV,Sánchez-Escuredo A,Barros X,Blasco M,Campistol JM

    更新日期:2015-04-01 00:00:00

  • Atrophie blanche--a special form of vasculopathy.

    abstract::Although atrophie blanche is classified as a vasculitis, its presentation and management differ from the classical vasculitis. We present a patient with idiopathic atrophie blanche and discuss its management. ...

    journal_title:Singapore medical journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Kwok CY,Cheong WK

    更新日期:1997-03-01 00:00:00