Mendes Ana Laura, Trindade Inês A

Literature has emphasized the significant role of social acceptance and connectedness in well-being and the benefits of cultivating a positive body image in the prevention and treatment of body and eating-related difficulties. The current study aims to examine whether strategies of self-reassurance and body-image appreciation mediate the...

img 2018, Neuropsychiatrie : Klinik, Diagnostik, Therapie und Rehabilitation : Organ der Gesellschaft Osterreichischer Nervenarzte und Psychiater

Katzenschläger Petra, Kundi Michael

The purpose of this study was to compare results of patients', parents', and caregivers' (nursing staff and educators) (self-)assessments of quality of life, treatment outcomes, and satisfaction with inpatient treatment in a child and adolescent psychiatric hospital. In addition, the investigation included a comparison between admission and...

img 2018, Journal of electromyography and kinesiology : official journal of the International Society of Electrophysiological Kinesiology

Moschovos Christos, Kyrozis Andreas

In EMG interference pattern analysis, the peak value of turns to mean amplitude ratio [peak(T/A)] is an established clinically significant marker, but its calculation requires specific software available only in few EMG apparatuses. On the contrary, the turns to mean amplitude ratio obtained at maximal muscle contraction (T/Amax) is easily...

Kim Jungeun, Park Ju Ok

We investigated the extent of delays in the response time of emergency medical services (EMS) as an impact of mass casualty incidences (MCIs) in the same area. We defined an MCI case as an event that resulted in 6 or more patients being transported by EMS, and prehospital response time as the time from the call to arrival at the scene. We matched...

Elliot Chris, Zwi Karen

The aim of this study was to assist clinicians evaluating refugee children for latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) by comparing paired tuberculin skin test (TST) and Quantiferon Gold In-Tube (QGIT) test results with clinical management decisions and follow-up data in a large cohort of newly arrived refugee children. This was a retrospective...

Gamble James G, Young Jeffrey L

Surgeons frequently use trans-metaphyseal screws in children to achieve osteosynthesis after fractures or stability after reconstructive osteotomies. Screws that were initially inserted below the cortex of bone can become prominent and symptomatic due to the process of funnelization that narrows the wide metaphysis to the diameter of the thinner...

Kiyofuji Satoshi, Brinjikji Waleed

Non-saccular aneurysms of the posterior circulation are uncommon but highly dangerous lesions. Flow diverter stents have been demonstrated to be effective treatments of various anterior circulation aneurysms, particularly large and giant proximal internal carotid artery aneurysms. However, evidence regarding the treatment of non-saccular posterior...

img 2018, Graefe's archive for clinical and experimental ophthalmology = Albrecht von Graefes Archiv fur klinische und experimentelle Ophthalmologie

Bek Toke, Klug Sidsel Ehlers

The epidemiology, risk factors, and the effect of anti-VEGF treatment on neovascular age-related macular degeneration (nAMD) have primarily been studied in the first eye developing the disease. The understanding of pathophysiology and planning of follow-up examinations can be improved by knowledge of incidence and risk factors for development of...

Rodríguez-Rodríguez Raquel

To estimate the prevalence of use of progestin-only contraceptive among women who request reversible contraception in Primary Care (PC). Multicentre cross-sectional study. Primary Care Health Care Centres (Madrid). Women aged 16-50 years old, users of reversible contraception, who speak Spanish, and had attended the Primary Care Centre in the last...

Yoon Jungmin, Kim Yong Joo

Histologically, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is categorized into adult-type (type 1) and pediatric-type (type 2). The origination of the histological difference between the two types and how they differ clinically remain uncertain. We aimed to understand the incidence and clinical characteristics of the two types of NASH in Korean children,...

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