Review Article

Direct Conversion of Non-Functional Pluripotent Human Embryonic Stem Cells into Functional Somatic Elements Creates Scientific Paradigms to Address Key Challenges to Traditional Medicine and Biofabrication

To date, the need to restore vital tissue and function for a wide range of neurological and heart diseases remain a daunting challenge to the conventi... Read more


Research Article

Exploration of Multiscale Geometric Analysis for Enhancement and Structure Detection in MRCP Images

Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) images are used in the diagnosis and treatment planning of the bile ducts and the liver. The abilit... Read more


Research Article

Acute Kidney Injury After Cardiac Surgery - Risk Factors for Renal Replacement Therapy

Acute kidney injury (AKI) occurs in up to 50% of patients after open cardiac surgery, and it is associated with significantly increased morbidity and ... Read more


Short Review

Review of Literature for the Comparison of Dilatation Methods Using Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

Kidney stone is an important issue in urology. The management is changed according to the size and location of kidney stone. There are some treatment ... Read more


Research Article

Clinicopathological and Prognostic Features of Extragastrointestinal Stromal Tumors of the Omentum: A Review

Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) are the most common mesenchymal neoplasms of the digestive tract. A small percentage of GISTs form extragastroi... Read more


Research Article

Risk Factors for Gastrointestinal Disorders Among Iraqi Americans in Southeast Michigan, United States

To study the prevalence of gastrointestinal disorders, understand the compliance to treatment among Iraqi Arabs and Iraqi Chaldeans, and predict risk ... Read more


Research Article

Woman's Experience of Childbirth: Qualitative Analysis from Data Derived from the 30-Item-Birth-Satisfaction-Scale

Birth satisfaction encompasses a woman's evaluation of her birth experience and includes factors such as her appraisal of the quality of care she rece... Read more


Case Report

Sub-Acute Brachial Plexopathy After Mid-Shaft Clavicle Fracture

A 52-year-old woman sustained a closed, mid-shaft, displaced right clavicle fracture with subsequent brachial plexopathy. Examination revealed weaknes... Read more


Review Article

Animal Models of Retinal Degeneration

Retinal degenerations (RDs) are a vast and heterogeneous group of inherited degenerative diseases (dystrophies) of the retina that lead to progressive... Read more



Neuropeptide Research in the Eye

The neuropeptide research in the eye began in the 80's with the investigation of the presence and distribution of substance P (SP), calciton in gene-r... Read more