Simultaneous Bilateral Surgery as a Model for Learning Video Endoscopic Inguinal Lymphadenectomy (VEIL)

Video Endoscopic Inguinal Lymphadenectomy (VEIL) is feasible and safe in selected patient with groin metastases. Simultaneous bilateral performance se... Read more


Short Communication

A Short Collection of Fables for Learning the Fundamental Principles of Family Medicine: Chapter 1. Comprehensiveness, Continuity, Contextualization, and Family

It is necessary to achieve more meaningful representations of the fundamental concepts of Family Medicine, and facilitate the transfer of these to cli... Read more



'Adenomyosis': The Enigma

Adenomyosis was classically defined by Bird, et al. as "Benign invasion of endometrium in the myometrium producing a diffusely enlarged uterus which m... Read more



The Role of Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery in Obese Patients with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

There has been an important increase in the prevalence of GERD in the United States in the last two decades and obesity seems to play an important rol... Read more


Research Article

Freeze-Dried Chitosan-PRP Injectable Surgical Implants for Meniscus Repair: Pilot Feasibility Studies in Ovine Models

Clinical management of meniscus tears often involves partial meniscectomy, which can lead to Osteoarthritis (OA). Meniscus repair augmentation strateg... Read more



Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Syndrome: A Case of Bilateral Steroid-Responsive Loss of Vision

We describe a 35-year-old Caucasian woman with a bilateral loss of vision progressed over 10 days, showing optic disk oedema at examination. Serologic... Read more


Clinical Case

Stroke in a Child: The Role of Mycoplasma Pneumoniae and Coagulation Factor VIII

A 6-year-old child was admitted for an episode of generalized seizures. Shortly after admission in our Emergency Room, he developed somnolence and men... Read more



Selection of Potential Plants for Saponin Extract Using Supercritical-CO2 Extraction against Golden Apple Snails (Pomacea canaliculata) for Paddy Cultivation

Golden apple snail, (Pomacea canaliculata) has become a major constraint to the profitability of rice (Oryza sativa L.) farming by damaging rice seedl... Read more


Research Article

Survival and Grades vs. Costs and Values of Nivolumab in Cancer; the Impact of PD-L1 Positivity

Nivolumab (Nivo) is a programmed death receptor-1 immune check point antibody widely used in cancer.... Read more


Review Article

Referral Rate for, and Uptake of Genetic Testing in Women Diagnosed With Breast Cancer ≤ 35 and Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) ≤ 50

With the advent of novel treatment options for women with known BRCA status and breast cancer, it is important to understand the process and efficienc... Read more