Case Report

What's Your Diagnosis? A 7-Year-Old Boy with a White Hair Patch on the Head for Three Months

Tinea capitis is one of the most common dermatophyte infections in children, particularly among African American children. It can manifest with a vari... Read more


Research Article

Polyethylene Finite Element Wear Simulation Evaluated by Clinical RSA Wear Measurements

Documentation on medical devices should be mandatory before clinical use, and phased introduction is warranted to avoid unfortunate failures at larger... Read more


Case Report

Massive Patellar Tendon Ossification: Excision and Simultaneous Total Knee Replacement

Tendon ossification has a multifactorial aetiology. We present a case of a massive ossification within the substance of patellar tendon. A 79-years-ol... Read more


Review Article

High Doses of Vitamin C and Leukaemia: In Vitro Update

Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) is an essential nutrient with a number of beneficial effects on the human body. Although the majority of mammals can synthes... Read more



Hematological Malignancy Diagnosed on Cytological Examination of Cavity Fluid: Pleural Effusion as First Manifestation of Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Approximately 10% of pleural effusions have malignant etiology. Among malignancies, carcinomas represent more than three-quarters of the cases. Hemato... Read more


Research Article

The Role of Cardiotrophin-1 in the Evaluation of Myocardial Ischemia in Patients Undergoing Off-Pump and On-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

The purpose of this study was to investigate the availability of cardiotrophin-1 in the evaluation of myocardial ischemia in patients undergoing off-p... Read more


Short Communication

An Assessment of Zebrafish Natural Color Preference and its Modification by Stimuli

Zebrafish have been known to show color preference. Conditions that enhance or diminish color preferences are largely inconclusive. In this study, we ... Read more


Research Article

Depression and Anxiety during Pregnancy: The Influence of Maternal Characteristics

Depression and anxiety during pregnancy are associated with adverse health outcomes for both mother and child. This study aimed to investigate the occ... Read more


Research Article

Frontal EEG Asymmetry Differs between High and Low Trait Anxious Individuals as a Function of Lateralized Vibrotactile Stress

Anxiety is an aversive emotional state marked by hyperarousal and cognitive impairments. Studies using Quantitative Electroencephalography (QEEG) have... Read more


Research Article

Examining the Processes of Change Associated With Mindfulness-Based Meditation and Reductions in Trait Anxiety

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programs have demonstrated efficacy in reducing trait anxiety; however, there is limited understanding of th... Read more