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Nuclear Medicine

FAPI-PET/CT Improves Staging in a Lung Cancer Patient

The study find that the FDG-PET/CT is the current mainstay of lung cancer staging and presents favorable sensitivity and specificity in comparison to morphological diagnostic means especially for mediastinal lymph-node assessment. However; high physiological uptake in the brain requires additional cerebral magnetic resonance imaging to complete M-staging. Lung cancer staging Although not a major limitation;…

Pharmacology

Study Reveals Gut Segments Organized by Function

The study find that the most of the route, its surroundings don’t appear to change much. But new research from Rockefeller’s Daniel Mucida shows that the food-processing canal consists of compartments that pace the immune system’s reactions to the food passing through with less aggressive defenses in the first segments where nutrients are absorbed, and…

Geriatrics

A New Pathway for an Anti-Aging Drug

The researches find that the rapamycin, which is isolate from soil bacteria; has been apply as an immuno-suppressor in a multitude of ways; including to coat coronary stents and to reduce the immune responses in people who receive organ transplants. Currently; it’s garnering attention because of its potentials in anti-cancer and neuroprotection as well as…

Novel study of joint cartilage

A Novel Study of Joint Cartilage And Space Travel

A novel study of mice aboard a Russian spaceflight may raise an intriguing question for the astronauts of tomorrow. Could traveling in space be bad for your joints? Researchers found early signs of cartilage breakdown in the mice, suggesting that the reduced biomechanical forces of spaceflight are at play on the musculoskeletal system. A novel…

Family medicine

Home-Schooling Influence the General Health of Children,

The study find that home-schooling don’t appear to influence the general health of children; according to a Rice University study. A school (from Greek σχολή (scholē), originally meaning “leisure”; and also “that in which leisure is employ”, “school”); is an institution design to allow and encourage students (or “pupils”) to learn; but under the supervision of teachers. Most…

Chronic Kidney Disease

Implantation Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease

A new study exams the effects of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) guide drug eluting stent (DES) implantation on patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). Results show that CKD patients treat with IVUS-guided DES implantation had better outcomes compared to those who received the traditional angiography guidance DES implantation at the 12-month mark. The prespecific subgroup analysis…

Neurons And Brain

Understanding Single Neurons And Brain Networks

Spatial navigation is an essential cognitive function, which is frequently impair in patients; suffering from neurological and psychiatric disorders. Research groups worldwide have studied the neuronal basis of spatial navigation, and the activity of both individual nerve cells and large cell assemblies in the brain appear to play a crucial role in the process. However,…

Immune heamatology

Hyper-Active Immunity to Influenza Infection

The study find that the Commonly know as the flu, is cleared from the body by our own immune system. Because In some cases, however; the immune response becomes dysregulated and if left uncontrolled; therefore  the inflammation caused by our own immune cells can lead to extensive lung tissue damage and enhanced morbidity and mortality.…

Obesity

Researchers Investigate Hormonal Links Between Diet And Obesity

Obesity is a growing public health crisis, bringing with it many serious risk factors, including cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. As the number of people who are either overweight or obese now out numbers those with a healthy body weight by a ratio of two to one, researchers face an urgent need to better…

Compulsory Measles Vaccination in Children Could Prevent Epidemic

Compulsory Measles Vaccination in Children Could Prevent Epidemic

Measles is a viral disease that is highly contagious and is transmitted through droplets from the nose, mouth, or throat of people infected with the disease.  Some symptoms of measles are progress from fevers; white spots inside the mouth, and bloodshot eyes; to a rash on the face and neck that spreads across the body.…

General surgery

Bowel Prep in Colorectal Surgery

The best bowel preparation before colorectal surgery to avoid postoperative complications  Using stored data of subjects (N = 27,804) from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program; the authors of a recent paper publish in Annals of Surgery compare four different approaches:All patients receive intravenous antibiotics prior to surgery. Patients with prior…

medical genetics

Zebrafish Help Solve The Mysteries of Genetic

The researches fins that the A close look at the rapidly developing zebrafish embryo is helping neuroscientists better understand ; therefore the potential underpinnings of brain disorders; because including autism and schizophrenia The Ohio State University were interested in understanding changes in neurological development that arise from a genetic defect associated with neurological disease specifically;…