Research Article

On the Dynamics of Tensegrity Bridges

This paper describes the nonlinear dynamics of planar tensegrity bridges designed for minimal mass. The three-dimensional bridge benefits by the plana... Read more


Research Article

Instrumental Methodology for the Study of Vestibule-Ocular Reflex Associated to Spatial Disorientation Induced by Random Movements of a Human Gyroscope

The present methodology describes a register system of ocular and head movements in a human gyroscope, whose purpose was to observe the behavior of th... Read more


Original Article

Numerical Simulation of Aerodynamic Penalties of the DHC-6 Twin Otter Aircraft in Heavy Rain

Numerical simulations are conducted on the DHC-6 Twin Otter wing and horizontal tailplane to explore the aerodynamic penalties that affect airfoil per... Read more


Original Article

Effects of a Full Scale Aircraft Immersed within a Large Aviation-Fuel Fire in Crosswind on the Flame Shape - A Numerical Study

Large Eddy Simulation combined with an Eddy Dissipation Concept (EDC) combustion model shows the feasibility for simulations of a full scale aircraft ... Read more


Review Article

UV Tanning in the United States: A Multi Factorial Addiction?

Despite widespread knowledge that tanning increases the risk of skin cancer, UV tanning remains a prevalent behavior in the United States, especially ... Read more


Case Report

Drug Rash with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms (DRESS) or Stevens - Johnson syndrome (SJS): Does the Name Matter!

The case is of 23-year-old Caucasian male who fell from 30 feet height in a suicidal attempt. He sustained multiple orthopedic fractures including hip... Read more


Retrospective Analysis of Clinical Data

Pre-Operative Simultaneous Fractionated Cisplatin and Radiation Therapy in the Treatment of Advanced Stage III and IV Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Base of Tongue and Hypopharynx

The role of multi-modality pre-operative treatment of advanced, resectable squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck is not standardized. Low-dose,... Read more


Mini Review

Human Papillomavirus & its Role in Oral Cavity Cancers: Pathogenesis, Transmission and Prognosis

Oral cancers are in a rising trends nowadays. In Asia, it is among the most common cancers that carry significantly high morbidity and mortality. A st... Read more


Case Report

Echo-Guided Recruitment of Lung Atelectasis after Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Lung ultrasound is a useful tool in intensive care unit. In addition to imaging various lung and pleural diseases, LUS could guide interventional proc... Read more


Case Report

Simplified Surgical Technique for the Management of Severe Mitral Annulus Calcification

Severe mitral annular calcification (MAC) is occasionally associated with degenerative mitral valve dysfunction especially in the elderly and renal pa... Read more