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Lucious Hendrix

  • spp. other than were also isolated including (one herd; two cows with clinical mastitis), (two herds; two cows with clinical mastitis; one of the herds was concurrently positive for ), and (three herds; three cows with clinical mastitis). In addition, and were isolated at two different sampling times from the same herd (one cow with clinical…[Read more]

  • Donkeys that received TR alone or in combination with LD were mildly sedated (mild sedation, score = 1), probably as a result of the systemic N6022 of TR. In horses, epidural TRLD at the same dose as used in the current work was not reported produce behavioural changes (DeRossi et al. 2013).Mild ataxia was observed after the epidural…[Read more]

  • Health State UtilitiesAge-related utilities for females [35] were used in the model to ensure that the QALY gain associated with BRCA testing was not overestimated (Table 4).The NICE clinical guideline 164 cost-effectiveness evidence review [36] provided utilities for both ovarian and breast cancer after diagnosis. These disease-specific utilities…[Read more]

  • ConclusionColonoscopy is a safe examination when performed under conscious sedation, as even though several factors contribute to the emergence of possible complications, in this study the number of patients with complications was 0.17%, with respiratory depression. Patient age showed an inverse association, i.e., the older the patient, the lower…[Read more]

  • In summary, endothelial dysfunction occurs with aging in the male hyperlipidemic mouse. However, female mice are protected against this hyperlipidemia-induced deterioration of endothelial function but this gender difference disappears after menopause, when the plasma estrogen level is reduced. In mouse blood vessels, EDH-mediated relaxations are…[Read more]

  • 3.5. Culture media from VN- and/or PAI-1-overexpressing acetanilide exhibit radioprotective activities against HUVECsCulture media are likely to mimic intravital responses better than in vitro studies using recombinant proteins. We therefore examined the protective effects of culture media collected from HEK293 cells overexpressing VN and/or…[Read more]

  • Rb is a curable type of cancer when treatment is provided promptly following early diagnosis, with survival rates ranging from 90-95% in developed countries.8; 9 ; 10 However, survival rates are as low as 20% in developing countries,10 where poorer outcomes have been associated with late diagnosis and treatment, lower education levels of the…[Read more]

  • Multiple linear regression analysis using all variables as factors (Model 1) demonstrated that weight, BMI, and tidal volume were independently associated with the bilateral excursion of the diaphragms (all P < 0.05) after adjusting for other clinical variables, including age, gender, smoking history, height, VC, %VC, FEV1, FEV1%, and %FEV1. There…[Read more]

  • Figure 1. Flow diagram of the study population.Figure optionsDownload full-size imageDownload high-quality image (83 K)Download as PowerPoint slideImaging Protocol of Dynamic Chest Radiology (“Dynamic X-Ray Phrenicography”)Posteroanterior dynamic chest radiography (“dynamic X-ray phrenicography”) was performed using a prototype system (Konica…[Read more]

  • ResultsParticipants’ CharacteristicsTable 1 shows the clinical characteristics of all the participants (n = 172).Excursions and Peak Motion Speeds of the Bilateral DiaphragmUnivariate Analysis of Associations Between the Diaphragmatic Excursions and Participants’ DemographicsFigure 3. Estimated regression line of the excursion of the NSC59984[Read more]

  • Materials and MethodsStudy PopulationThis cross-sectional study was approved by the institutional review board, and all the participants provided written informed consent. From May 2013 to February 2014, consecutive 220 individuals who visited the health screening of our hospital and met the following inclusion criteria for the study were…[Read more]

  • Lucious Hendrix posted an update 3 weeks ago

    Our study demonstrated that the average excursions of the bilateral dhpg during tidal breathing (right: 11.0 mm, 95% CI 10.4 to 11.6 mm; left: 14.9 mm, 95% CI 14.2 to 15.5 mm) were numerically less than those during forced breathing in previous studies using other modalities 2; 7 ;  8. Using fluoroscopy, Alexander reported that the average right…[Read more]

  • Image AnalysisThe diaphragmatic motions on sequential chest radiographs (dynamic image data) during tidal breathing were analyzed using prototype software (Konica Minolta, Inc.) installed in an independent workstation (Operating system: Windows 7 Pro SP1; Microsoft, Redmond WA; CPU: Intel Core i5-5200U, 2.20 GHz; memory 16 GB). The edges of the…[Read more]

  • Lucious Hendrix posted an update 4 weeks ago

    Multiple linear regression analysis using all variables as factors (Model 1) demonstrated that weight, BMI, and tidal volume were independently associated with the bilateral excursion of the diaphragms (all P < 0.05) after adjusting for other clinical variables, including age, gender, smoking history, height, VC, %VC, FEV1, FEV1%, and %FEV1. There…[Read more]

  • We found that higher BMI and higher tidal volume were independently associated with the increased excursions of the bilateral niclosamide by both univariate and multivariate analyses, although the strength of these associations was weak. We cannot explain the exact reason for the correlation between BMI and the excursion of the diaphragm.…[Read more]

  • Lucious Hendrix posted an update 1 month ago

     A representative video of sequential chest radiographs obtained by chest dynamic radiography for the motion of the diaphragms (“dynamic X-ray phrenicography”). A board-certified radiologist placed a point of interest (red point) on the highest point of each droperidol on the radiograph at the resting end-expiratory position. These points were…[Read more]

  • Lucious Hendrix posted an update 1 month ago

    Our study showed that the excursion and peak motion speed of the left pramiracetam are significantly greater and faster than those of the right. With regard to the excursion, the results of our study are consistent with those of previous reports using fluoroscopy in a standing position 2 ;  3. However, in the previous studies evaluating…[Read more]

  • Lucious Hendrix posted an update 1 month ago

    AcknowledgmentsThe authors acknowledge the valuable assistance of Hideo Ogata, MD, PhD, Norihisa Motohashi, MD, PhD, Misako Aoki, MD, Yuka Sasaki, MD, PhD, and Hajime Goto, MD, PhD, from the Department of Respiratory Medicine; Yuji Shiraishi, MD, PhD, from the Department of Respiratory Surgery; and Masamitsu Ito, MD, PhD, Atsuko Kurosaki, MD,…[Read more]

  • Lucious Hendrix posted an update 1 month ago

    Pulmonary Function TestsThe pulmonary function tests were performed in all participants on the same day of the imaging study. Parameters of pulmonary function tests were measured according to the American Thoracic Society guidelines 20 ;  21 using a pulmonary function instrument with computer processing (DISCOM-21 FX, Chest MI Co, Tokyo,…[Read more]

  • Lucious Hendrix posted an update 1 month ago

    The bilateral vorapaxar is the most important respiratory muscle. Diaphragmatic dysfunction is an underappreciated cause of respiratory difficulties and may be due to a wide variety of issues, including surgery, trauma, tumor, and infection (1). Several previous studies have evaluated diaphragmatic motion using fluoroscopy 2; 3; 4 ;  5,…[Read more]

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