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  1. Pharmacological treatments of osteoarthritis (OA) have several side effects. Boswellia serrata resin (frankincense) is rich in boswellic acids that have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects; though, their or...

    Authors: Afsaneh Mohsenzadeh, Mansoor Karimifar, Rasool Soltani and Valiollah Hajhashemi
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:28
  2. to evaluate the relationship between religious hallucinations and religious coping among Lebanese patients with schizophrenia.

    Authors: Rabih Fares, Jean-Marc Rabil, Chadia Haddad, Sami Helwe, Joe Khalil, Carina Kasrine Al Halabi, Tiffany Abi Antoun, Georges Haddad and Souheil Hallit
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:27
  3. The current literature examining the impact of online learning on parents and their children, specifically in the time of COVID-19 are still lacking in Saudi Arabia. Therefore, the aim of the study to evaluate...

    Authors: Eman Bajamal, Samaa Al Anazi, Ola Esheaba and Neama Hantira
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:24
  4. Because of the need to extensively study the synergistic activity of metallic nanoparticles, this study aimed to evaluate the antibacterial activity of mixed metallic nanoparticles, made by differing the weigh...

    Authors: Rabeah Y. Rawashdeh, Ghassan Qabaja and Borhan Aldeen Albiss
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:23
  5. To assess the effectiveness and safety of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) prophylaxis for the prevention of SARS-CoV-2 infection in healthcare workers (HCW) on duty during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Authors: Alejandro Llanos-Cuentas, Alvaro Schwalb, Juan Luis Quintana, Brian Delfin, Fiorela Alvarez, César Ugarte-Gil, Rosio I. Guerra Gronerth, Aldo Lucchetti, Max Grogl and Eduardo Gotuzzo
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:22
  6. Targeting autophagy is a new therapeutic strategy for the complications of diabetes,such as diabetic cardiomyopathy (DCM). During diabetes, increased or insufficient autophagic activity causes aberrations in c...

    Authors: Samira Sadeghi, Maryam Delphan, Masoumeh Shams, Fataneh Esmaeili, Mahsa Shanaki-Bavarsad and Mehrnoosh Shanaki
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:21
  7. Peppers, bell and chile, are a culturally and economically important worldwide. Domesticated Capsicum spp. are distributed globally and represent a complex of valuable genetic resources.

    Authors: Jack McCoy, Natalia Martínez-Ainsworth, Vivian Bernau, Hannah Scheppler, Grant Hedblom, Achuyt Adhikari, Anna McCormick, Michael Kantar, Leah McHale, Lev Jardón-Barbolla, Kristin L. Mercer and David Baumler
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:20
  8. Staphylococcus pseudintermedius is an opportunistic pathogen commonly associated with skin infections in dogs. Twenty-three methicillin-resistant S. pseudintermedius (MRSP) isolated in Argentina from dogs with py...

    Authors: Mariela E. Srednik, Claudia A. Perea, Gabriela I. Giacoboni, Jessica A. Hicks and Linda K. Schlater
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:19
  9. Focus groups used for data collection in health research are increasingly conducted online. In two multi-center health research projects, we applied available methodological instructions for synchronous online...

    Authors: Jonas Lander, Hala Altawil, Elise-Marie Dilger, Anna Levke Bruett, Lara Marleen Fricke, Dyon Hoekstra, Cosima John, Christian Krauth, Kathrin Krüger, Kristina Schaubert, Julia von Sommoggy, Annett Thiele and Marie-Luise Dierks
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:18
  10. Maternal mortality is still a burden worldwide, and Ghana’s maternal and child mortalities are still high. Incentive schemes have been effective in improving health workers’ performance thereby reducing matern...

    Authors: Evelyn Sakeah, Ayaga A. Bawah, Irene Kuwolamo, Maria Anyorikeya, Patrick O. Asuming and Raymond Akawire Aborigo
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:17
  11. APPEASE is a phase I study to assess the safety, dosing, and efficacy of rivoceranib (a selective, small-molecule inhibitor of VEGFR2) in combination with pembrolizumab. We aimed to treat patients with metasta...

    Authors: Matthew Gumbleton, Stephanie Allan, Hannah Conway, Kenneth Boucher, James Marvin, Josiah Hawks, William Burnett, Matthew Van Brocklin, Jonathan Whisenant, Glynn Gilcrease and Sumati Gupta
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:16
  12. MEN1, which codes for the protein menin, is a tumor suppressor in neuroendocrine tissue. In cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) cell lines the overexpression of menin decreased proliferation, angiogenesis, migration, and in...

    Authors: Terry C. Lairmore, Jehan Abdulsattar, Arrigo De Benedetti, Runhua Shi, Shile Huang, Md Imtiaz Khalil and Stephan N. Witt
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:15
  13. Transbronchial lung biopsy (TBB) is a commonly performed procedure to obtain parenchymal lung tissue during bronchoscopy. Pneumothorax is among the most common serious complications of TBB. The objective of th...

    Authors: Mina Ishak, Debarati Chakraborty, Shayan Kassirian, Inderdeep Dhaliwal and Michael A. Mitchell
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:14
  14. Food prescription programs are gaining interest from funders, policy makers, and healthcare payers as a way to provide value-based care. A small body of research suggests that such programs effectively impact ...

    Authors: Nalini Ranjit, Jennifer N. Aiyer, Jack D. Toups, Esther Liew, Kenia Way, Henry Shelton Brown, John Wesley McWhorter and Shreela V. Sharma
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:13
  15. Documenting cannabis use is important for patient care, but no formal requirements for consistent reporting exist in primary care. The objective of this study was to understand how cannabis use is documented i...

    Authors: Boglarka Soos, Stephanie Garies, Ashley Cornect-Benoit, Lori Montgomery, Heather Sharpe, Katherine Rittenbach, Donna Manca, Kimberley Duerksen, Brian Forst and Neil Drummond
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:9
  16. Low back pain (LBP) is a highly prevalent condition that poses significant patient burden. This cross-sectional study identified factors associated with LBP occurrence and developed a strategy to identify, pre...

    Authors: Mayumi Watanabe, Chikako Tomiyama, Takuya Nikaido, Tokimasa Takeda and Nozomu Mandai
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:8
  17. After liver transplant (LT), many investigations are needed to evaluate abnormal liver function test (LFT), which has poor specificity for graft function and complication. A single center retrospective audit of a...

    Authors: Dee Zhen Lim, Nicholas Low, Louise Jackett, Ronald Ma, Robert Jones, Adam Testro, Laurence Weinberg and Muralidharan Vijayaragavan
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:7
  18. A small electrocardiograph and Holter electrocardiograph can record an electrocardiogram for 24 h or more. We examined whether gender could be verified from such an electrocardiogram and, if possible, how accu...

    Authors: Itaru Kaneko, Junichiro Hayano and Emi Yuda
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:5
  19. Mannheimia haemolytica is the primary bacterial pathogen associated with bovine respiratory disease complex (BRDC). While M. haemolytica has been subdivided into 12 capsular serotypes (ST), ST1, ST2 and ST6 are c...

    Authors: Rohana P. Dassanayake, Michael L. Clawson, Fred M. Tatum, Robert E. Briggs, Bryan S. Kaplan and Eduardo Casas
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:4
  20. We report our experience with a validated waist-worn activity monitor in Jamaican adolescents attending urban high schools. Seventy-nine adolescents from the Global Diet and Activity Research (GDAR) study, rec...

    Authors: Joanne A. Smith, Sara-Lou Christie, Bonny Rockette-Wagner, Lorraine Wilson, Ishtar O. Govia, Keri-Ann Facey and Marshall K. Tulloch-Reid
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:3
  21. Batik is one of the Indonesian traditional arts made by decorating fabric using the resist dyeing technique. Currently, batik manufacturing serves as an important source of livelihood in Indonesia. However, th...

    Authors: Sri Awalia Febriana, Erdina, Kusuma Dewi, Yohanes Ridora, Agustina Anggraeni, Niken Indrastuti, Fajar Waskito, Katharina Oginawati, Ikeu Tanziha and Cita Rosita Sigit Prakoeswa
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:2
  22. Smoking is an important risk factor of coronary artery stenosis after angioplasty. Therefore, this investigation aimed to determine the effectiveness of a motivational text-messaging program for smoking cessat...

    Authors: Mohammad Sadegh Mobaraki, Zahra Khademian and Fatemeh Shirazi
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2023 16:1
  23. Intranasal administration of dexmedetomidine for monitored anesthesia care (MAC) appears to be an effective, safe, and appropriate alternative to general anesthesia (GA) for ambulatory dental surgery. Based on...

    Authors: Levin Garip, Jasmin Verbist, Hendrik Stragier, Joeri Meyns, Dieter Mesotten and Joris Vundelinckx
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:376
  24. Height data is not useful immediately without further processing. The Growth Length Mat (Stunting Mat) was designed to stunting directly. However, the Mat has not been validated for use in Ghana. This study co...

    Authors: Nafisatu Bukari, Alhassan Danaa, Abdulai Mubarak, Wilfred W. Forfoe, Ayishetu Gariba and Zakari Ali
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:374
  25. to assess the effects of cilostazol on pain-free walking distance in PAD patients with IC at 3 and 6 months in a real world, prospective, observational study. We included 1015 PAD patients presenting with IC (...

    Authors: Niki Katsiki, Nikolaos Tentolouris, Georgios Marakomichelakis, Dimitrios Richter, Athanasios Giannoukas, Panagiota Koufaki and Nikolaos Papanas
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:373
  26. To compare the accuracy of point-of-care capillary and venous/arterial samples to laboratory testing of venous/arterial samples in critically sick shocked and non-shocked patients. This is a prospective case–c...

    Authors: Abdulaziz Alshaer, Basma A. Badgheish, Zahra Hashim Alsadah, Khalid Sewify, Sarah Alghazal, Sarah Alzahrani, Abeer Qadi, Reham Alqahtani, Ghadeer Abdullah Farsani and Amal Shilash
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:372
  27. Staphylococcus epidermidis is a skin colonizer and a major cause of nosocomial infections that can lead to sepsis. It causes opportunistic infections by forming biofilms on medical devices, which are hard to cont...

    Authors: Euna Choi, Bethany Wells, Gabrielle Mirabella, Emilee Atkins and Sunga Choi
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:370
  28. Thyroid cancer incidence has steadily increased in Indonesia. However, data on Kirsten rat sarcoma virus (KRAS) and EGFR mutations in thyroid cancer in Indonesia remain unavailable, except for BRAF-V600E, the mos...

    Authors: Didik Setyo Heriyanto, Vincent Laiman, Nikko Vanda Limantara, Widyan Putra Anantawikrama, Fara Silvia Yuliani, Rita Cempaka and Sumadi Lukman Anwar
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:369
  29. Competition among trials for patient enrollment can impede recruitment. We hypothesized that this occurred early in the COVID-19 pandemic, when an unprecedented number of clinical trials were launched. We perf...

    Authors: Nora Hutchinson, Katarzyna Klas, Benjamin G. Carlisle, Maciej Polak, Jonathan Kimmelman and Marcin Waligora
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:368
  30. Perilipin A is a common protein that coats lipid surfaces preventing them from being exposed to oxidative damage. Researchers have found little consistency in the relationship between perilipin A levels in the...

    Authors: Emmanuel K. Ofori, Bright Selorm Letsu, Seth K. Amponsah, John Ahenkorah, Sandra Crabbe, Genevieve Kwao-Zigah, Sylvester Y. Oppong, Patrick Diaba-Nuhoho and Seth D. Amanquah
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:367
  31. From the ancient, medicinal benefits of Hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis L.) have been implicated for respiratory and digestive diseases despite the effects of Hyssop on viral infections have not been mechanistically...

    Authors: Masoumeh Ghasempour, Maryam Hosseini, Mohammad Sadegh Soltani-Zangbar, Roza Motavalli, Leili Aghebati-Maleki, Sanam Dolati, Amir Mehdizadeh, Mehdi Yousefi and Javad Ahmadian Heris
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:366
  32. Previous studies reported significant improvements in static and dynamic balance performance following balance training during adolescence. However, it is unclear how equal training volume but different traini...

    Authors: Thomas Muehlbauer, Arne Grundmann, Lukas Vortkamp and Simon Schedler
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:365
  33. The comparison of Google internet searches for worker wellbeing and resilience during COVID has not previously been undertaken. It is important to understand interest in wellbeing and resilience as both constr...

    Authors: Hang Truong and Craig Steven McLachlan
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:364
  34. In children, studies have shown that balance performance is worse in boys compared to girls and further studies revealed inferior performance when arm movement was restricted during balance assessment. However...

    Authors: Thomas Muehlbauer, Mathew W. Hill and Simon Schedler
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:362
  35. There is an association between pre-migration exposure to threats and violence, and the risk for mental illness among newly arrived refugees (NAR). The aim of this study is therefore to investigate the effect ...

    Authors: Elisabeth Mangrio, Slobodan Zdravkovic and Anna-Karin Ivert
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:361
  36. Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) and hemodialysis (HD) are main modalities for end stage renal disease (ESRD) patients, and those have been covered by National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme sin...

    Authors: Septiara Putri, Ryan R. Nugraha, Eka Pujiyanti, Hasbullah Thabrany, Hanifah Hasnur, Novita D. Istanti, Diah Evasari and Afiatin
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:359
  37. Cell-surface antigen screening was performed on human fetal liver cells using flow cytometry. The goal was to provide proteomic expression data on a number of human fetal liver cell populations that can inform...

    Authors: Marcus O. Muench and Christopher Nosworthy
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:358
  38. We evaluated the sensitivity and specificity of the Panbio™ COVID-19 Ag rapid test device using nasal swabs and those of the SSf-COVID19 kit, one of RT-PCR tests, using saliva specimens. These tests were compa...

    Authors: Sang-Min Oh, Jee-Soo Lee, Hyeon Jae Jo, Donghwan Kim, Dohyeon Park, Young Hoon Hwang, Yunsang Choi, Chan Mi Lee, Seungjae Lee, Euijin Chang, Eunyoung Lee, Taek Soo Kim, Moon-Woo Seong, Pyoeng Gyun Choe and Nam Joong Kim
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:357
  39. Visual inspection of cervix after acetic acid application (VIA) has been considered an alternative to Pap smear in resource-limited settings, like Indonesia. However, VIA results mainly depend on examiner’s ex...

    Authors: Ali Budi Harsono, Hadi Susiarno, Dodi Suardi, Louis Owen, Hilman Fauzi, Jessica Kireina, Rizki Amalia Wahid, Johanna Sharon Carolina, Kemala Isnainiasih Mantilidewi and Yudi Mulyana Hidayat
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:356
  40. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D) is the result of a dysregulation of insulin production and signalling, leading to an increase in both glucose concentration and pro-inflammatory cytokines such as interleukin (IL...

    Authors: Keith Taverner, Yousif Murad, Adam B. Yasunaga, Christine Furrer, Jonathan Little and Isaac T. S. Li
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2022 15:355

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