Case Report

Postoperative Surgicel Mimicking Pelvic Abscess Causing Mechanical Bowel Obstruction following Abdominal Hysterectomy

Oxidized regenerated cellulose (Surgicel), a sterile knitted fabric that causes thrombus formation due to its physical properties, is frequently used ... Read more


Review Article

Nikola Tesla's Free Electricity Electronic Circuit

Nikola Tesla was an inventor who is best known for his contributions for the design for generating alternating current, Electricity supply system etc.... Read more


Review Article

Phytodermatitis: A Brief Review of Human Skin Reactions Caused by the Kingdom Plantae

Many organisms of the kingdom Plantae may cause skin reactions when contacted or ingested. Those involved in work and recreation in the great outdoors... Read more


Research Article

Cardiac Remodeling Profile in High-Level Women Soccer Players: A Preliminary Study

The cardiac remodeling is variable according to the type of sport, which makes difficult the appreciation of what amounts to cardiac adaptation compar... Read more


Review Article

Revised and Updated Systematic Inventory of Non-Marine Molluscs Occurring in the State of Santa Catarina/SC, Central Southern Brazil Region

Based on the last list of non-marine molluscs from Santa Catarina state, published in 2014, the current inventory of continental molluscs (terrestrial... Read more


Research Article

Environmental Art and Environmental Beliefs: The Case of Plastic Bag Pollution in Oceans

This paper reports the results of two experiments exploring the impact of exposure to environmental art on environmental beliefs, using images of plas... Read more


Research Article

Different Conceptualizations of Optimism/Pessimism and Their Relationship with Physical and Mental Health and Health-Related Behaviors

There are practically no studies on the relationship between defensive pessimism and health. The objectives are (i) To examine the relationship betwee... Read more


Review Article

Photo-Prevention and Surgical Interventions in Xeroderma Pigmentosum

Xeroderma pigmentosum (XP) is a genodermatosis that results in increased sensitivity to UV-radiation, resulting in early onset of photodamage and skin... Read more


Review Article

Fluoride: Double-Edged Sword Implicated in Caries Prevention and in Fluorosis

How fluoride acts to prevent caries as well as cause demineralization is not well understood. Tunnels located inside apatite crystals are acting as io... Read more


Systematic Review

Ultrasound Guided Standalone Percutaneous Needle Tenotomy for Chronic Lateral Epicondylitis: A Systematic Review

Lateral epicondylitis is the most frequent cause of pain in the elbow. It is 7-10 times more frequent than medial epicondylitis, and one of the most c... Read more