Editorial

The Use of Cocaine and Derivatives and the Cancellation of Surgery

Cocaine or benzoylmethylecgonine is a central nervous stimulant and an anesthetic; it is extracted from the leaves of the Erthroxylon coca plant. This... Read more

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Research Article

Aeroacoustics Analysis of a Dual-Stream Subsonic Jet

This work was part of a major investigation for coaxial jet noise prediction and refers to a study of geometrical and velocity parameters and their in... Read more

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Perspective

Paradoxical Support for the So-Called

The "osteological paradox" has seemingly been utilized as a mechanism to permit promulgation of speculations, compromising their testing and falsifica... Read more

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Commentary

COVID-19 and Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids (AAS) as Immunosuppresors: Is it Time to Revisit Government Policy and Governance Arrangements on AAS?

Over the last year, governmental responses to the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) crisis have generated significant attention and deliberation in terms... Read more

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Review Article

Analysis of Online Media Consumption during Initial Months of the COVID-19 Pandemic

As the COVID-19 cases continue to rise, individuals are seeking out online information regarding the pandemic at unprecedented rates. In volumes never... Read more

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Case Report

Photo Medicine and Laser Surgery in Pedodontics: A Case Series

Laser applications in paediatric dentistry can be thought of as an alternative treatment that sometimes completes or otherwise substitutes traditional... Read more

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Original Article

Iodine and Selenium as Antiviral Agents: Potential Relevance to SARS-CoV-2 and Covid-19

Iodine and selenium are linked through their effects on thyroid function. Both also have anti-viral properties relevant to SARS-CoV-2 infection. In th... Read more

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Research Article

Photoleukocoria Detection in Children

Leukocoria, known as "white pupil", can be present in several eye diseases, including retinoblastoma, a rare malignant eye tumour. It can be detected ... Read more

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Research Article

Duke Vaccinates: A Project to Increase Adult Immunization Rates for Four Major Vaccine Types Involving the Entire Primary Care Team

Current adult vaccination rates fall well below the Healthy People 2020 goals established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for pneumo... Read more

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Review Article

Plane Blocks- Effective and Low Risk Procedures for Regional Analgesia and Anesthesia in Acute and Chronic Pain

Plane blocks have been developed and introduced over the last decade for perioperative anesthesia as well as for postoperative analgesia and for treat... Read more

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