Research Article

Pulverized Oral Nicotine Equivalent to One Cigarette Reduces Parasympathomimetic Neurovegetative Tone and Increases the Physical Dependence in Smokers

Nicotine has well known long term neurovegetative effects but their relationship to tobacco dependence is unknown. We study the change in the neuroveg... Read more


Review Article

Alma Ata Declaration and Malaria Prevention: Ten Years Narrative Review of landmark Achievement on Use of Insecticide Treated Nets (ITNS) Among Pregnant Mothers and Children Under Five in Nigeria

Malaria epidemiology in Nigeria is still at a concerning rate. Health promotion is fundamental in primary healthcare (PHC) and one of the components i... Read more


Review Article

The Four Critical Links of SARS-CoV-2 in Latin America and the Caribbean: Challenges for Health from the South

Based on a review of the country experiences and the critical documentary analysis of contents, policies and actions, this paper characterizes the cri... Read more


Original Article

Can We Safely Stop Administering Anti-D Immune Globulin to First Trimester Rh-Negative Mothers Undergoing Abortion? A Systematic Review and Meta- Analysis

Fetal red blood cells can express the D-antigen as early as 52 days after the last menstrual period. However, there is no convincing evidence for the ... Read more


Research/Review Article

Integrated Geochemical Investigations on Fe-Mn Nodules, Polymetallic Sulfides and Fe-Mn Oxides Recovered from Marine Sediments of Carlsberg Ridge, Northwest Indian Ocean

The research and exploration of submarine minerals have increased exponentially due to the requirement for rare and critical metals (cobalt, silver, p... Read more


Research Article

The Utility of Spermidine Serum Levels as a Biomarker of Alzheimer's Disease a Pilot Study

There is a close link between iron and polyamine biosynthesis and metabolism. In a recent study, we reported alterations in the serum levels of hepcid... Read more


Research Article

View of Self Scale: Measuring Negative Self-Referential Thoughts in Depression

Negative beliefs regarding the self are a key feature of depression, over and above beliefs about the future or beliefs about the world. A clinically ... Read more


Research Article

Role of Repeated Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration for Diagnosis of Suspected Pancreatic Cancer

Although Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) is useful and common method for the diagnosis of pancreatic neoplasms, the valu... Read more


Research Article

Functional Prosthetic Spacer Surgical Technique for Definitive Management of Hip Periprosthetic Joint Infection

Periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) of the hip has been treated with two-stage revision arthroplasty with success. Concerns with this treatment appro... Read more


Detailed Surgical Tips and Tricks

The Eeklo Modified Subvastus Approach for Total Knee Arthroplasty: Detailed Surgical Tips and Tricks

This paper describes step by step a modified Far Medial Subvastus approach-the Eeklo Modified Subvastus approach (EMS)-for Total Knee Arthroplasty (TK... Read more