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    Dirofilaria immitis, the causative agent of canine heartworm infection, is worldwide the most important filarid to affect domestic dogs. Prevention of this infection is done by macrocyclic lactones, but some repo...

    Authors: Liliane Maria Valentim Willi, Norma Vollmer Labarthe, Luiz Ney d’Escoffier, Jonimar Pereira Paiva, Marcia Gonçalves Nobre de Miranda, Flavya Mendes-de-Almeida and Tânia Zaverucha do Valle

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:152

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    We aimed to determine the effect of propanolol on heart rate variability (HRV) in hyperthyroidism before antithyroid treatment. This was a before and after study, on ten patients presenting overt hyperthyroidi...

    Authors: Aurel T. Tankeu, Marcel Azabji-Kenfack, Chris-Nadège Nganou, Eliane Ngassam, Liliane Kuate-Mfeukeu, Camille Mba, Mesmin Y. Dehayem, Jean-Claude Mbanya and Eugene Sobngwi

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:151

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    Compliance with post-operative follow-up in the context of international surgical trips is often poor. The etiology of this problem is multifactorial and includes lack of local physician involvement, transport...

    Authors: David E. Rapp, Andrew Colhoun, Jacqueline Morin and Timothy J. Bradford

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:149

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    We wanted to determine the impact of different doses of a pegylated and liposomal formulation of the cardiotoxic drug doxorubicin on cardiac function, fibrosis and survival in mice. The drug causes myocardial ...

    Authors: Christoffer Stark, Pekka Taimen, Timo Savunen and Juha Koskenvuo

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:148

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    Data from our laboratory suggest that recovery from a traumatic brain injury depends on the time of day at which it occurred. In this study, we examined whether traumatic brain injury -induced damage is relate...

    Authors: Francisco Estrada-Rojo, Julio Morales-Gomez, Elvia Coballase-Urrutia, Marina Martinez-Vargas and Luz Navarro

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:150

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    Previous research work suggests a positive association between secure attachment and increased therapy adherence (TA) in different patient groups. However, there is still a strong need for research focusing on...

    Authors: J. Fuchshuber, M. Hiebler-Ragger, K. Ragger, A. Rinner, H. P. Kapfhammer and H. F. Unterrainer

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:141

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    Although cervical cancer is a preventable disease, it remains a leading cause of death among women in developing countries. In this unmatched case control design, 55 cases and 109 controls were included. The m...

    Authors: Roza Teshome Kassa

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:145

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    The genetic markers designed for this study can facilitate future genetic studies on the rock ptarmigan (Lagopus muta). To our knowledge no microsatellite markers have ever been developed specifically for this sp...

    Authors: Jean-Marc Costanzi, Frode Bergan, Mona Sæbø, Andrew Jenkins and Øyvind Steifetten

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:147

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    To study the concordance between vaginal self- and endocervical physician-collected high-risk (hr) HPV testing in Thai women who attended a colposcopy clinic. Vaginal samples were obtained by self-sampling wit...

    Authors: Natacha Phoolcharoen, Nuttavut Kantathavorn, Wasanai Krisorakun, Thaniya Sricharunrat, Narongchai Teerayathanakul, Chantanee Taepisitpong, Gaidganok Sornsamdang, Waraphorn Krongthong and Siriporn Saeloo

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:136

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    Charcot foot is a severe complication to diabetes mellitus, associated with diabetic neuropathy. Any long-term effects of a Charcot foot on the progress of neuropathy are still largely unexplored. The objectiv...

    Authors: Rasmus Bo Jansen, Tomas Møller Christensen, Jens Bülow, Lene Rørdam, Per E. Holstein and Ole Lander Svendsen

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:140

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    Intestinal parasites and H. pylori are well-known for their high prevalence worldwide. Thus, the objective of this study waste assess risk factors and co-infection of intestinal parasites and H. pylori among adul...

    Authors: Abdurahaman Seid, Zemenu Tamir, Brhanu Kasanew and Moges Senbetay

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:144

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    The Hairy Enhancer of Split 1 (HES1) is a transcriptional repressor that regulates cellular proliferation and differentiation during development. We previously found an interaction between HES1 and Fanconi ane...

    Authors: Cédric S. Tremblay, Feng Fei Huang, Georges Lévesque and Madeleine Carreau

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:138

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    Colistin resistance has emerged worldwide and has been threatening the efficacy of one of the last-resort antimicrobials used for treatment of multidrug resistant Gram-negative bacteria. While five colistin re...

    Authors: Jilei Zhang, Li Chen, Jiawei Wang, Patrick Butaye, Ke Huang, Haixiang Qiu, Xiaomei Zhang, Weijuan Gong and Chengming Wang

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:143

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    To assess Schistosoma mansoni and other intestinal parasitic infections in schoolchildren and vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus aethiops) in Bochessa Village, Ziway, Ethiopia.

    Authors: Dejene Teklemariam, Mengistu Legesse, Abraham Degarege, Song Liang and Berhanu Erko

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:146

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    Aspirin is a commonly used medicine for primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular diseases. It is an acidic medicine associated with gastric irritation and acid reflux, which in turn can lead to low o...

    Authors: Dileepa Senajith Ediriweera, Nuwani Dilina, Vipula Saparamadu, Inoka Fernando, Buddhika Kurukulasuriya, Deepika Fernando and Janakie Kurera

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:137

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    Lauric acid (C12) is a medium-chain fatty acid that inhibits growth and production of the greenhouse gas methane by rumen methanogens such as Methanobrevibacter ruminantium. To understand the inhibitory mechanism...

    Authors: Xuan Zhou, Marc J. A. Stevens, Stefan Neuenschwander, Angela Schwarm, Michael Kreuzer, Anna Bratus-Neuenschwander and Johanna O. Zeitz

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:135

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    We conducted a retrospective cohort study to evaluate the efficacy of the World Health Organization (WHO) “Universal Test and Treat” (UTT) policy, initiated in Kenya in September 2016. Under this policy, every...

    Authors: Joseph Kabogo, Erastus Muniu, Fred Wamunyokoli, Rachel Musoke and Elijah Songok

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:134

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    Health care providers (HCPs) are at risk of occupational exposure to HIV infection. In developing world these exposure occur due to general lack of awareness, education and structured training of HCPs. The obj...

    Authors: Samina Ismail, Safia Awan, Rubaba Naeem, Sarfraz Siddiqui, Badar Afzal, Bushra Jamil and Uzma Rahim Khan

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:131

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    Workplace violence in hospitals is recently becoming a major global concern in many countries. However, in Myanmar, we have felt that patients and their families have rarely made unreasonable complaints in hos...

    Authors: Yuichi Kasai, Tetsutaro Mizuno, Toshihiko Sakakibara, Si Thu, Thein Aung Kyaw and Kyaw Aung Htun

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:133

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    In a recent publication, we reported the successful use of tetra primer-amplification refractory mutation system based polymerase chain reaction (T-ARMS-PCR) for genotyping of rs445709131-SNP responsible for t...

    Authors: Rafeeque R. Alyethodi, Umesh Singh, Sushil Kumar, Rani Alex, Rajib Deb, Gyanendra S. Sengar, T. V. Raja and B. Prakash

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:132

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    Even though several scholars have conducted study in different part of the world on erectile dysfunction in patients diagnosed with diabetes mellitus, it’s magnitude vary among their finding with the range bet...

    Authors: Bizuayehu Walle, Kidist Reba Lebeta, Yamrot Debela Fita and Hordofa Gutema Abdissa

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:130

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    The prevalence of hMPV infections in Sri Lanka has not been reported and here we report a case series of hMPV infection in children less than 5 years. Patients with ARTI were included from Teaching Hospital, A...

    Authors: J. A. A. S. Jayaweera, F. Noordeen, S. Kothalaweala, F. N. N. Pitchai and M. L. M. Rayes

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:127

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    This study aimed to assess Rasch-based psychometric properties of the Trypophobia Questionnaire measuring proneness to trypophobia, which refers to disgust and unpleasantness induced by the observation of cluster...

    Authors: Shu Imaizumi and Yoshihiko Tanno

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:128

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