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Research & Reviews  199 results

Hypovitaminosis C Prevalence and Risk Factors in an Acute Geriatric Unit
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05668663

Jan 4th, 2023 - Vitamin C is essential for numerous biological processes as it acts as a cofactor in various hydroxylation reactions, but also as a powerful antioxidant. As humans have lost the ability to synthetize Vitamin C, this micronutrient is found exclusiv...

Suspicion of Munchausen syndrome by proxy with a child's presentation of undernutrition...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40519-022-01520-5
Eating and Weight Disorders : EWD; Bertrand V, Millardet E et. al.

Dec 25th, 2022 - Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) was recently characterized in the DSM-5 classification. Potential differential diagnoses remain poorly reported in the literature. Our purpose was to present a possible Munchausen syndrome by proxy...

Skin disease and military conflicts: Lessons from the Crimean War (1854-56).
https://doi.org/10.1177/14782715221139950
The Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh; Huang C, Pickavance CL et. al.

Dec 15th, 2022 - In the Crimean War (1854-56), infamous for its high death rate from disease at 212 per thousand British troops annually - one third of which was due to cholera or dysentery - skin disease was common, accounting for 13% of all admissions and 4.2% o...

Easily missed, easily treatable: A case of non-weight bearing, an MRI and scurvy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jpc.16299
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Ding TG, Goh F et. al.

Dec 6th, 2022 - Easily missed, easily treatable: A case of non-weight bearing, an MRI and scurvy.|2022|Ding TG,Goh F,Hayman R,|

Scurvy in psychiatric patients: An easy-to-miss diagnosis
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/259823/anxiety-disorders/scurvy-psychiatric-patients-easy-miss-diagnosis
Zhenni Wang, MD

Dec 1st, 2022 - Two years ago, I cared for Ms. L, a woman in her late 40s who had a history of generalized anxiety disorder and major depressive disorder.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Hypovitaminosis C Prevalence and Risk Factors in an Acute Geriatric Unit
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05668663

Jan 4th, 2023 - Vitamin C is essential for numerous biological processes as it acts as a cofactor in various hydroxylation reactions, but also as a powerful antioxidant. As humans have lost the ability to synthetize Vitamin C, this micronutrient is found exclusiv...

Epigenetics, Vitamin C, and Abnormal Blood Cell Formation - Vitamin C in Patients With Low-Risk Myeloid Malignancies
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03682029

Oct 26th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Recent investigations have shown that mutations in epigenetic regulators are common, both in the apparently normal hematopoiesis of the elderly and in patients (pts) with myeloid cancers. It was long anticipated that DNA methylation was...

Evaluation of Plasma Vitamin C Levels in a Population of Chronic Rheumatism in Immuno-Rheumatology
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05345899

Oct 19th, 2022 - Scurvy is an almost forgotten carential pathology, caused by a deep vitamin C (or ascorbic acid) deficiency, a priori exceptional in industrialized countries. According to the French National Authority for Health standards, hypovitaminosis C is de...

Triple Therapy in Septic Shock Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04508946

Jan 26th, 2021 - Background: "Sepsis" is a life-threatening organ dysfunction caused by the dysregulated host response to infection. Septic Shock: Subset of sepsis with circulatory and cellular/metabolic dysfunction associated with a higher risk of mortality. Orga...

Study of Prevalence and Risk Factors of Hypovitaminosis C in Long Term Care Unit
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03807791

Sep 3rd, 2019 - The clinical finding of skin rashes which appear after a vitamin C deficiency in Long Term Care Unit leads us to believe that the institutional diet could predispose to this kind of deficiency. Vitamin C has a key role into the struggle against ox...

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News  34 results

Scurvy in psychiatric patients: An easy-to-miss diagnosis
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/259823/anxiety-disorders/scurvy-psychiatric-patients-easy-miss-diagnosis
Zhenni Wang, MD

Dec 1st, 2022 - Two years ago, I cared for Ms. L, a woman in her late 40s who had a history of generalized anxiety disorder and major depressive disorder.

Does Osteopathic Manipulation Relieve Low Back Pain?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947428

Mar 17th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study. I'm Dr F. Perry Wilson of the Yale School of Medicine. Low back pain. If you have it, you know what a burden it can be. I...

Analysis of Education on Nail Conditions at the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meetings
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/221791/hair-nails/analysis-education-nail-conditions-american-academy
Lilly Gu, BS, Shari R. Lipner, MD, PhD

May 6th, 2020 - To the Editor: The diagnosis and treatment of nail conditions are necessary competencies for board-certified dermatologists, but appropriate education often is lacking. 1 The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) annual meeting is one of the larges.

Dog Walking Can Be Hazardous to Cutaneous Health
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/220340/wounds/dog-walking-can-be-hazardous-cutaneous-health
Kami Lowery, BS, Ted Rosen, MD

Apr 7th, 2020 - Studies have recommended dog walking as an activity designed to improve the overall health of older adults. 1,2 Benefits purportedly associated with dog walking include lower body mass index, fewer chronic diseases, reduction in the number of physi.

Concurrent Beau Lines, Onychomadesis, and Retronychia Following Scurvy
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/218468/hair-nails/concurrent-beau-lines-onychomadesis-and-retronychia-following
Dayoung Ko, BS, Shari R. Lipner, MD, PhD

Mar 5th, 2020 - Beau lines are palpable transverse depressions on the dorsal aspect of the nail plate that result from a temporary slowing of nail plate production by the proximal nail matrix. Onychomadesis is a separation of the proximal nail plate from the dist.

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