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Development of an enzyme immunoassay for the determination of testosterone
In this study, a double antibody enzyme immunoassay for the direct determination of testosterone in plasma was developed. Testosterone 3-O-CMO was conjugated with horseradish peroxidase by the mixed anhydride method, and ...
Hip fracture-dislocation (Pipkin type IV) associated with an apparent traumatic aortic valve rupture. Case history
Traumatic aortic valve rupture with resultant aortic insufficiency is a rare complication of blunt trauma. Here reported is a case with a posterior fracture-dislocation of the hip (Pipkin type-IV) and an undisplaced sternum ...
The effects of phase II cardiac rehabilitation programme on patients undergone coronary bypass surgery
Objective: To investigate the effects of phase II cardiac rehabilitation in 52 patients undergone coronary artery bypass surgery. Methods: Gradual walking tests, cardio-pulmonary capacity tests and lipid profile were ...
Coronary bypass surgery in octogenarians
OBJECTIVE: The age of the patients referred for coronary bypass surgery is getting older progressively. Early and late postoperative outcome of octogenarians were evaluated and compared with younger age group in this study. ...
Isolated left ventricular noncompaction: Magnetic resonance imaging findings
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Video-assisted minimally invasive (port access) cardiac surgery: Early results
Objective: This study was conducted to evaluate early results of video-assisted minimally invasive atrial septal defect closure and mitral valve surgery operations. Material and Methods: Between January and December 2002, ...
Mechanical strength of antibiotic-impregnated bone cement on Day 0 and Day 15: a biomechanical study with Surgical Simplex P and teicoplanin
OBJECTIVES: To determine the maximum amount of a specific antibiotic added to 40 g acrylic bone cement in terms of the effect on mechanical properties of the bone cement on Day 0 and after antibiotic release on Day 15. ...
Effect of diclofenac sodium on union of tibial fractures in rats
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are often used for 7 to 10 days after fracture because of their effects on bone metabolism. This study evaluated the effect of diclofenac sodium, administered at clinical dosage and ...
An online diary study testing the role of functional and dysfunctional self-licensing in unhealthy snacking
(Academic Press, 2023)
In the present study, we aimed to investigate how two types of self-licensing (functional and dysfunctional self-licensing) are related to unhealthy snack consumption. Self-licensing refers to the act of using justifications ...
Parental use of causal language for preterm and full-term children: A longitudinal study
(Cambridge University Press, 2023)
Parents are often a good source of information, introducing children to how the world around them is described and explained in terms of cause-and-effect relations. Parents also vary in their speech, and these variations ...