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Cardiac multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) of spontaneously closed ventricular septal defect
(SPRINGER-VERLAG ITALIA SRL, 2009)
The authors present the findings of contrastenhanced electrocardiogram (ECG)-gated cardiac computed tomography (CT) in 18 patients with probably spontaneous closure of muscular ventricular septal defect (VSD). The study ...
The effects of interstimulus interval on sensory gating and on preattentive auditory memory in the oddball paradigm - Can magnitude of the sensory gating affect preattentive auditory comparison process?
(ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD, 2007)
P50, and mismatch negativity (MMN) are components of event-related potentials (ERP) reflecting sensory gating and preattentive auditory memory, respectively. Interstimulus interval (ISI) is an important determinant of the ...
Posterior only pedicle screw instrumentation with intraoperative halo-femoral traction in the surgical treatment of severe scoliosis (> 100 degrees)
(LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2008)
Study Design. Retrospective clinical study. Objective. To report the results of surgical correction achieved by intraoperative halo-femoral traction and posterior only pedicle screw instrumentation in severe scoliosis ...
Mycotic Ascending Aortic Pseudoaneurysm Causing a Large Mediastinal Abscess
(ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, Volume 26, July 2009).
Cardiac Tamponade and Pulmonary Embolism as a Complication of Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2009)
Percutaneous vertebroplasty is a useful and safe therapeutic intervention to stabilize vertebral fractures. Rarely, cement leakage into the paravertebral venous system may result in embolization of its particles into the ...
Hepatic Arterial Mapping by Multidetector Computed Tomographic Angiography in Living Donor Liver Transplantation
(LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2009)
Purpose: Our aims were to present the hepatic arterial variations that were detected with computed tomographic angiography (CTA) and confirmed by operation in living liver donors and to emphasize the usefulness of CTA in ...
The quality of life and self-efficacy of Turkish breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2008)
Self-efficacy has a positive effect on health behaviors, symptom control, compliance with cancer treatment, and quality of life. This study aims to describe the quality of life and self-efficacy of Turkish breast cancer ...
Single-stage repair of adult aortic coarctation and concomitant cardiovascular pathologies: a new alternative surgical approach
Background: Coarctation of the aorta in the adulthood is sometimes associated with additional cardiovascular pathologies that require intervention. Ideal approach in such patients is uncertain. Anatomic left-sided short ...
Docking of novel reversible monoamine oxidase-B inhibitors: efficient prediction of ligand binding sites and estimation of inhibitors thermodynamic properties
(SPRINGER WIEN, 2007)
Monoamine oxidase (MAO, EC 184.108.40.206) is a flavoenzyme bound to the mitochondrial outer membranes of the cells, which is responsible for the oxidative deamination of neurotransmitter and dietary amines. It has two distinct ...
Opinions concerning male and female sterilisation in Turkey
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD, 2009)
Background Vasectomy is well accepted in some countries, but uncommonly used in others. The failure of family planning programmes may be the result of men failing to play a role in contraception. This study was carried out ...