EC Gastroenterology and Digestive System
Publisher : ECronicon Open Access
Current Issue : Volume 5 Issue 4 - 2018
Publication Date : April 01, 2018
Frequency : Monthly
Language : English
Format : Online
Review : Double Blinded Peer Review
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2018   |   Volume 5 Issue 4


  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for Acute Cholecystitis: Golden Hours Debatable Again
  • Ammar Alkattan. 5(4): 181-182.

    Research Article

  • Association of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease with Heart Failure Preserved Ejection Fraction
  • Drapkina Oksana and Ziatenkova Elena. 5(4): 183-190.

    Review Article Best Article of the Issue

  • Gut Microbiota Alterations in Liver Diseases
  • Lemonica Koumbi. 5(4): 191-198.

    Case Report

  • Jejunojejunal Intussusception and Massive Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding in a Young Patient: Rare Presentation of Jejunal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor. Case Report and Literature Review
  • Sarah Alsinan, Hassan Saleem, Ahrar Al-Saihati and Saeed Alshomimi. 5(4): 199-203.

    Research Article

  • Evaluation of Self Expandable Metal Stents (SEMS) in Upper Gastrointestinal Malignancies as a Palliative Treatment, a Single Center Experience
  • Osama Elbahr, Ahmad Kamal, Mohammad Amin, Alyaa Sabry, Ahmad Edris, Aly Nada and Nabil Elbahr. 5(4): 204-210.

    Case Report

  • Erosion and Gastric Inclusion: Late Complication of Lap-Band
  • Marta Maes-Carballo, Bárbara Cantarero-Jiménez, Manuel Martín-Díaz, Ignacio Plata-Pérez, Salvador Calzado- Baeza and Francisco Herrera-Fernández. 5(4): 211-216.

    Research Article

  • Buschke-Lowenstein Tumor of the Ano Genital Region. Management about Seven Cases at University Hospital of Treichville
  • Laurent N’dri Kouadio, Amalado Ayemou, François Xavier Kouadio N’Goran and Germain Koffi Kouadio. 5(4): 217-221.

    Research Article

  • Endoscopic Instrumental Dilatation of Benign Esophageal Stenosis in Children and Adolescents
  • F Belghanem, K Amalou, D Kezzoula, S Guelmami, HE Hadj-Mati, N Kecili, A Bousseloub and A Khelifaoui. 5(4): 222-233.

    Review Article

  • Complications of Acute Pancreatitis: Imaging Revisited
  • Sonali Sethi and Satyajit Godhi. 5(4): 234-242.

    Research Article

  • Rubber Band Ligation in Hemorrhoidal Disease. What do you Expect to Happen in Short Term? Experience in 296 Applications
  • Esteban Grzona, Paula Acoroni, Carla Sconda, Lucas Quelin, Juan Manuel Sotelo and Victor Serafini. 5(4): 243-247.

    Research Article

  • Prognosis Prediction in Liver Transplant Patients: A Comparison among Indocyanine Green Pulse-Spectrophotometry Clearance, Wagener, Donor Risk Index and Olthoff Scores
  • Esteban Gonzalez D, Alexandre Trevisan, Eduardo Gonzalez, D’Albuquerque LA and Andraus W. 5(4): 248-256.

    Literature Review

  • Pancreatic Cancer Research in India: A Scientometric Assessment of Publications during 2007-16
  • BM Gupta, Ritu Gupta and Jivesh Bansal. 5(4): 257-268.

    Case Report

  • Esofagitis by Lumbricoid Ascaris
  • Barreno R, Abarca P, Garcés T, Basantes N, Ayala V, Guaman I, Changoluisa E, Peñaherrera D, Montes M, Ramos S, Castillo C, Ayala G, Abarca J, Calderon W, Carrera E, Del Salto C and Changoluisa E. 5(4): 269-277.

    Research Article

  • Probiotic Intervention Ameliorate Gut Cytokines Profile during Chronic Stress
  • Carolina Maldonado-Galdeano, Martín Palomar and Gabriela Perdigón. 5(4):278-290.

    Case Report

  • Intussusception in an Adult: An Unusual Presentation of Small Bowel Obstruction
  • Marwa Al-Azzawi and Yahya Al-Azri. 5(4): 291-296.

    Research Article

  • Lessons Learned with the LiMON Method of Indocyanine Green Elimination
  • Carlos A. Pantanali, Gonzalez D Esteban, D’Albuquerque LA, Andraus W, Barzallo P and Asperti AM. 5(4): 297-304.

    PubMed Indexed Article

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    PMID: 31143884 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6536005

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    Alzheimer's Pathogenesis, Metal-Mediated Redox Stress, and Potential Nanotheranostics.

    PMID: 31565701 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6764777

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    Differences in Rate of Cognitive Decline and Caregiver Burden between Alzheimer's Disease and Vascular Dementia: a Retrospective Study.

    PMID: 27747317 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC5065347

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    Will Blockchain Technology Transform Healthcare and Biomedical Sciences?

    PMID: 31460519 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6711478

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    Is it a Prime Time for AI-powered Virtual Drug Screening?

    PMID: 30215059 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6133253

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    Analysis of Evidence for the Combination of Pro-dopamine Regulator (KB220PAM) and Naltrexone to Prevent Opioid Use Disorder Relapse.

    PMID: 30417173 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6226033

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    Arrest Under Anesthesia - What was the Culprit? A Case Report.

    PMID: 30264037 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6155992

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    Distraction Implantation. A New Technique in Total Joint Arthroplasty and Direct Skeletal Attachment.

    PMID: 30198026 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6124505

    EC Pulmonology and Respiratory Medicine
    Prevalence and factors associated with self-reported chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among adults aged 40-79: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2007-2012.

    PMID: 30294723 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6169793

    EC Dental Science
    Important Dental Fiber-Reinforced Composite Molding Compound Breakthroughs

    PMID: 29285526 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC5743211

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    Prevalence of Intestinal Parasites Among HIV Infected and HIV Uninfected Patients Treated at the 1o De Maio Health Centre in Maputo, Mozambique

    PMID: 29911204 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC5999047

    EC Microbiology
    Macrophages and the Viral Dissemination Super Highway

    PMID: 26949751 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC4774560

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    The Microbiome, Antibiotics, and Health of the Pediatric Population.

    PMID: 27390782 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC4933318

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    Reactive Oxygen Species in HIV Infection

    PMID: 28580453 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC5450819

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    A Review of the CD4 T Cell Contribution to Lung Infection, Inflammation and Repair with a Focus on Wheeze and Asthma in the Pediatric Population

    PMID: 26280024 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC4533840

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    Identifying Key Symptoms Differentiating Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome from Multiple Sclerosis

    PMID: 28066845 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC5214344

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    Paradigm Shift is the Normal State of Pharmacology

    PMID: 28936490 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC5604476

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    Examining those Meeting IOM Criteria Versus IOM Plus Fibromyalgia

    PMID: 28713879 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC5510658

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    Unilateral Frontosphenoid Craniosynostosis: Case Report and a Review of the Literature

    PMID: 28133641 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC5267489

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    OCT-Angiography for Non-Invasive Monitoring of Neuronal and Vascular Structure in Mouse Retina: Implication for Characterization of Retinal Neurovascular Coupling

    PMID: 29333536 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC5766278

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    Longer Duration of Downslope Treadmill Walking Induces Depression of H-Reflexes Measured during Standing and Walking.

    PMID: 31032493 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6483108

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    Onchocerciasis in Mozambique: An Unknown Condition for Health Professionals.

    PMID: 30957099 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6448571

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    Food Insecurity among Households with and without Podoconiosis in East and West Gojjam, Ethiopia.

    PMID: 30101228 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6086333

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    REVIEW. +2 to +3 D. Reading Glasses to Prevent Myopia.

    PMID: 31080964 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6508883

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    Biomechanical Mapping of the Female Pelvic Floor: Uterine Prolapse Versus Normal Conditions.

    PMID: 31093608 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6513001

    EC Dental Science
    Fiber-Reinforced Composites: A Breakthrough in Practical Clinical Applications with Advanced Wear Resistance for Dental Materials.

    PMID: 31552397 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6758937

    EC Microbiology
    Neurocysticercosis in Child Bearing Women: An Overlooked Condition in Mozambique and a Potentially Missed Diagnosis in Women Presenting with Eclampsia.

    PMID: 31681909 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6824723

    EC Microbiology
    Molecular Detection of Leptospira spp. in Rodents Trapped in the Mozambique Island City, Nampula Province, Mozambique.

    PMID: 31681910 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6824726

    EC Neurology
    Endoplasmic Reticulum-Mitochondrial Cross-Talk in Neurodegenerative and Eye Diseases.

    PMID: 31528859 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6746603

    EC Psychology and Psychiatry
    Can Chronic Consumption of Caffeine by Increasing D2/D3 Receptors Offer Benefit to Carriers of the DRD2 A1 Allele in Cocaine Abuse?

    PMID: 31276119 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6604646

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    Real Time Locating Systems and sustainability of Perioperative Efficiency of Anesthesiologists.

    PMID: 31406965 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6690616

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    A Pilot STEM Curriculum Designed to Teach High School Students Concepts in Biochemical Engineering and Pharmacology.

    PMID: 31517314 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6741290

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    Toxic Mechanisms Underlying Motor Activity Changes Induced by a Mixture of Lead, Arsenic and Manganese.

    PMID: 31633124 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6800226

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    PMID: 29662969 [PubMed]

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    PMID: 30215058 [PubMed]

    PMCID: PMC6133268

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