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Psychometric Properties of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) in Previous...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9367824
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Rodríguez-Jiménez J et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) virus is associated with psychological/emotional disturbances. This study aimed to assess internal consistency, reliability, and construct validity of the Hospital Anxiety and Depressive Scale (HADS), as a patient-reported outcome measure (PROM) for evaluating emotional consequences of SARS-CoV-2 in hospitalized COVID-19 survivors wit...

The Effect of Global Warming on Complex Disorders (Mental Disorders, Primary Hypertensi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368177
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Natur S, Damri O et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Multiple studies imply a strong relationship between global warming (GW) and complex disorders. This review summarizes such reports concentrating on three disorders-mental disorders (MD), primary hypertension, and type 2 diabetes (T2D). We also attempt to point at potential mechanisms mediating the effect of GW on these disorders. Concerning mental disorders, immediate candidates are brain leve...

Serum Adipocyte Fatty-Acid Binding Protein as an Independent Marker of Peripheral Arter...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368644
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Hsu BG, Mah CY et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - The adipocyte fatty-acid binding protein (A-FABP) is predominantly expressed in macrophages and adipocytes and is an essential mediator of inflammation and atherosclerosis pathogenesis. Atherosclerosis is an aggravating factor for peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Our study intended to study the association between PAD and serum A-FABP levels in type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients. One hu...

Prenatal Effects of Nicotine on Obesity Risks: A Narrative Review.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368674
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... White O, Roeder N et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Nicotine usage by mothers throughout pregnancy has been observed to relate to numerous deleterious effects in children, especially relating to obesity. Children who have prenatally been exposed to nicotine tend to have lower birth weights, with an elevated risk of becoming overweight throughout development and into their adolescent and adult life. There are numerous theories as to how this occu...

Factors Associated with Behavioral Disorders in Children with Congenital Zika Syndrome ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368289
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Arrais NMR, Maia CRS et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - The Zika virus was responsible for an outbreak between 2015 and 2016 in Brazil: an alarming public health problem of international relevance. The Congenital Zika Syndrome (CZS) is often associated with manifestations that are responsible for cognitive and motor development delays and behavioral disorders. Thus, we aimed to characterize the clinical-epidemiological and familial context of those ...

The Effectiveness of a Four-Week Digital Physiotherapy Intervention to Improve Function...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9367987
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Estebanez-Pérez MJ, Pastora-Bernal JM et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Long COVID-19 has been defined as the condition occurring in individuals with a history of probable or confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection, with related symptoms lasting at least 2 months and not explainable by an alternative diagnosis. The practice of digital physiotherapy presents itself as a promising complementary treatment method to standard physiotherapy, playing a key role in the recovery of ...

Research Progress of Music Therapy on Gait Intervention in Patients with Parkinson's Di...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368619
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Wu Z, Kong L et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Music therapy is an effective way to treat the gait disorders caused by Parkinson's disease. Rhythm music stimulation, therapeutic singing, and therapeutic instrument performance are often used in clinical practice. The mechanisms of music therapy on the gait of patients with Parkinson's disease include the compensation mechanism of cerebellum recruitment, rhythm entrainment, acceleration of mo...

Clinical Characteristics of Patients with Vertebral Artery Hypoplasia.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368006
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Bakalarz M, Rożniecki JJ et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Vertebral artery hypoplasia (VAH) belongs to the relatively frequent Doppler ultrasonography (US) findings. However, its clinical significance remains controversial. This was a retrospective study analyzing clinical data of patients undergoing US because of cerebrovascular disease in a single academic neurology center. In the dataset of 2500 US examinations, 80 individuals with VAH (VA diameter...

Multimorbidity Patterns among People with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Findings from Lima,...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9367906
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Bernabe-Ortiz A, Borjas-Cavero DB et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is a chronic condition with a high disease burden worldwide, and individuals with T2DM often have other morbidities. Understanding the local multimorbidity profile of patients with T2DM will inform precision medicine and public health, so that tailored interventions can be offered according to the different profiles. An analysis was conducted of electronic health records ...

The Narrative Medicine Approach in the Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema: An Italian ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368569
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Midena E, Polo C et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - The study retraces the healthcare pathway of patients affected by diabetic macular edema (DME) through the direct voice of patients and caregivers by using a "patient journey" and narrative method approach. The mapping of the patient's journey was developed by a multidisciplinary board of health professionals and involved four Italian retina centers. DME patients on intravitreal injection thera...

An N-Shaped Association between Population Density and Abdominal Obesity.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368206
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Sun B, Yao X et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Abdominal obesity is a threat to public health and healthy cities. Densification may reduce abdominal obesity, but current evidence of the relationship between population density and abdominal obesity is not conclusive. The aim of this study was to disentangle the nonlinear association between population density and abdominal obesity. Data came from the 2004-2015 China Health and Nutrition Surv...

Non-Specific Low Back Pain, Dietary Salt Intake, and Posterior Lumbar Subcutaneous Edema.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368517
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Brown RB

Aug 13th, 2022 - Low back pain is the world's leading disability, but the etiology of the majority of low back pain is non-specific with no known cause. Moreover, overuse of opioids to treat low back pain is a widespread problem. This paper proposes that non-specific low back pain may be associated with excessive intake of dietary salt, potentially mediated by posterior lumbar subcutaneous edema. In addition to...

A 6-Month Home-Based Functional Electrical Stimulation Program for Foot Drop in a Post-...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9367978
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... David R, Billot M et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Foot drop is a common disability in post-stroke patients and represents a challenge for the clinician. To date, ankle foot orthosis (AFO) combined with conventional rehabilitation is the gold standard of rehabilitation management. AFO has a palliative mechanical action without actively restoring the associated neural function. Functional electrical stimulation (FES), consisting of stimulation o...

The Combination of Sleep Disorders and Depression Significantly Increases Cancer Risk: ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368707
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Hsu FC, Hsu CH et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Introduction: Sleep disorders, depression, and cancer have become increasingly prevalent worldwide. However, it is unknown whether coexistence of sleep disorders and depression influences the risk of cancer development. Therefore, we conducted a nationwide population-based study to examine this association among patients in Taiwan. Materials and Methods: A total of 105,071 individuals diagnosed...

Subacute Thyroiditis-Still a Diagnostic Challenge: Data from an Observational Study.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9368122
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Zornitzki T, Mildiner S et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Background: Subacute thyroiditis (SAT) is a relatively common cause of thyroid disease. However, only a few studies evaluating SAT have been published in recent years with varying diagnostic criteria. We evaluate the clinical presentation and long-term outcome of isotope scan-confirmed SAT. Methods: A retrospective study of 38 patients with isotope scan-confirmed SAT was performed at a single i...

Why Is Health Care for Children with Down Syndrome So Crucial from the First Days of Li...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9367785
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Telman G, Sosnowska-Sienkiewicz P et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Down syndrome (DS) is a common genetic disorder and is associated with an increased likelihood of many diseases, including defects of the heart, genitourinary system, gastrointestinal tract, and oncological diseases. The aim of this study was to analyze medical problems occurring in newborns with DS and to create a basic diagnostic and therapeutic algorithm intended primarily for neonatologists...

Hip Fracture Surgery in Severe Aortic Stenosis: A Study of Factors Affecting Mortality.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9359708
Clinical Interventions in Aging; Rostagno C, Cartei A et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - In elderly patients with hip fracture, the prevalence of severe aortic stenosis (valve area <1 cm2) is close to 5%. Few studies have evaluated the prognostic role of aortic stenosis in hip fracture surgery and none has considered the effects of the postoperative setting (intensive care unit vs general ward) on clinical outcome. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the factors affecting ...

Treatment effect of exercise training on post-stroke depression in middle-aged and olde...
https://doi.org/10.1002/gps.5798
International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry; Li C, Zhao M et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - This meta-analytic study examined the effects of exercise training on depressive symptoms in mild stroke patients and the moderating effects of exercise type, therapeutic method, culture, sex, and gross domestic product (GDP) in the patient's country. The Metafor package in R was chosen to conduct the meta-analysis, and the quality of each empirical study was evaluated according to the grading ...

New Oral Anticoagulants Open New Horizons for Cancer Patients with Venous Thromboembolism.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9357558
Drug Design, Development and Therapy; Wumaier K, Li W et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is associated with increased morbidity and mortality, decreased quality of life, and higher economic burden in patients with cancer. Currently, the treatment of VTE in patients with cancer is particularly challenging. For many years, low molecular weight heparin (LMWHs) has been the standard for the treatment of cancer-associated VTE. Recently, the introduction of n...

NUS1 and Epilepsy-myoclonus-ataxia Syndrome: An Under-recognized Entity?
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9205445
Tremor and Other Hyperkinetic Movements (New York, N.Y.); Riboldi GM, Monfrini E et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - Variants of the NUS1 gene have recently been linked to a spectrum of phenotypes including epilepsy, cerebellar ataxia, cortical myoclonus and intellectual disability (ID), and primary congenital defects of glycosylation. We report a case of myoclonus epilepsy, mild cerebellar ataxia, and ID due to a new de-novo NUS1 missense variant (c.868C>T, p.R290C), and review the current literature of NUS1...