Browsing Health Sciences by Type "Postprint Article"

Browsing Health Sciences by Type "Postprint Article"

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  • Somboro, Anou M.; Amoako, Daniel G.; Osei Sekyere, John; Kumalo, Hezekiel M.; Khan, René; Bester, Linda A.; Essack, Sabiha Y. (American Society for Microbiology, 2019-02)
    Metallo-β-lactamase (MBL)-producing Enterobacteriaceae are of grave clinical concern, particularly as there are no metallo-β-lactamase inhibitors approved for clinical use. The discovery and development of MBL inhibitors ...
  • Eyal, A.S.; Kemp, M.; Luvhengo, T. (Elsevier, 2007-05)
    Kalafong Hospital is a secondary hospital situated to the west of Pretoria. It serves as the regional burns centre for Gauteng province north of the Jukskei river. It mainly serves a poor population. This is a retrospective ...
  • Visagie, M.H. (Michelle Helen); Birkholtz, Lyn-Marie; Joubert, Annie M. (Wiley, 2014)
    Microtubules are important targets when studying potential anticancer agents since disturbance of these microtubule dynamics results in cell cycle arrest and cell death. 2-Methoxyestradiol is a naturally occurring metabolite ...
  • Lawal, Ismaheel; Fourie, Bernard; Mathebula, Matsontso; Moagi, Ingrid; Lengana, Thabo; Moeketsi, Nontando; Nchabeleng, Maphoshane; Hatherill, Mark; Sathekge, Mike Machaba (Society of Nuclear Medicine, 2020-03)
    Microbial culture is the gold standard for determining the effectiveness of tuberculosis treatment. End-of-treatment (EOT) 18F-FDG PET/CT findings are variable among patients with negative microbial culture results after ...
  • Visagie, M.H. (Michelle Helen); Joubert, Annie M. (Springer, 2011-11)
    In anticancer research where the focus is on finding agents that induces cell death while leaving nontumorigenic cells less affected, a novel 2-methoxyestradiol derivative has come forth. 2-Methoxyestradiol-bis-sulfam ...
  • Wortmann, Saskia B.; Kluijtmans, Leo A. J.; Rodenburg, Richard J.; Sass, Jörn Oliver; Nouws, Jessica; Van Kaauwen, Edwin P.; Kleefstra, Tjitske; Tranebjaerg, Lisbeth; De Vries, Maaike C.; Isohanni, Pirjo; Walter, Katharina; Alkuraya, Fowzan S.; Smuts, Izelle; Reinecke, Carolus J.; Van der Westhuizen, Francois Hendrikus; Thorburn, David; Smeitink, Jan A.M.; Morava, Eva; Wevers, Ron A. (Springer, 2013-11)
    Elevated urinary excretion of 3-methylglutaconic acid is considered rare in patients suspected of a metabolic disorder. In 3-methylglutaconyl-CoA hydratase deficiency (mutations in AUH), it derives from leucine degradation. ...
  • Flex, Elisabetta; Martinelli, Simone; Van Dijck, Anke; Ciolfi, Andrea; Cecchetti, Serena; Coluzzi, Elisa; Pannone, Luca; Andreoli, Cristina; Radio, Francesca Clementina; Pizzi, Simone; Carpentieri, Giovanna; Bruselles, Allessandro; Catanzaro, Giuseppina; Pedace, Lucia; Miele, Evelina; Carcarino, Elena; Ge, Xiaoyan; Chijiwa, Chieko; Lewis, M.E. Suzanne; Meuwissen, Marije; Kenis, Sandra; Van der Aa, Nathalie; Larson, Austin; Brown, Kathleen; Wasserstein, Melissa P.; Skotko, Brian G.; Begtrup, Amber; Person, Richard; Karayiorgou, Maria; Roos, J.L. (Johannes Louw); Van Gassen, Koen L.; Koopmans, Marije; Bijlsma, Emilia K.; Santen, Gijs W.E.; Barge-Schaapveld, Daniela Q.C.M.; Ruivenkamp, Claudia A.L.; Hoffer, Mariette J.V.; Lalani, Seema R.; Streff, Haley; Craigen, William J.; Graham, Brett H.; Van den Elzen, Annette P.M.; Kamphuis, Daan J.; Ounap, Katrin; Reinson, Karit; Pajusalu, Sander; Wojcik, Monica H.; Viberti, Clara; Di Gaetano, Cornelia; Bertini, Enrico; Petrucci, Simona; De Luca, Alessandro; Rota, Rossella; Ferretti, Elisabetta; Matullo, Giuseppe; Dallapiccola, Bruno; Sgura, Antonella; Walkiewicz, Magdalena; Kooy, R. Frank; Tartaglia, Marco (Elsevier, 2019-09)
    Histones mediate dynamic packaging of nuclear DNA in chromatin, a process that is precisely controlled to guarantee efficient compaction of the genome and proper chromosomal segregation during cell division and to accomplish ...
  • Van der Westhuizen, Francois Hendrikus; Smet, Joel; Levanets, Oksana; Meissner-Roloff, Madelein; Louw, Roan; Van Coster, Rudy; Smuts, Izelle (Springer, 2010-01)
    A young, adult, African male patient presented with progressive proximal muscle weakness, external ophthalmoplegia and ptosis, as well as cardiac conduction abnormalities resembling Kearns–Sayre syndrome (KSS). Magnetic ...
  • Lepule, Keagile Hilda; Cordier, Werner; Steenkamp, Paul; Nell, Margo Judith; Steenkamp, Vanessa (Elsevier, 2019-11)
    Parkinson’s disease, characterised by loss of dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra of the brain, is attributed to oxidative stress and mitochondrial dysfunction. As no cure is available, and dopamine-replacement ...
  • Van Staden, C.W. (Werdie) (Wolters Kluwer Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009-11)
    PURPOSE OF REVIEW: To highlight areas for potential refinement in assessments of capacity to give informed consent. RECENT FINDINGS: The clinical assessment of the patient's capacity to give informed consent may be informed ...
  • Stull, Kyra Elizabeth; Tise, Meredith L.; Ali, Zabiullah; Fowler, David R. (Elsevier, 2014-05)
    Forensic pathologists commonly use computed tomography (CT) images to assist in determining the cause and manner of death as well as for mass disaster operations. Even though the design of the CT machine does not inherently ...
  • Hudyana, Hendrah; Maes, Alex; Vandenberghe, Thierry; Fidlers, Luc; Sathekge, Mike Machaba; Nicolai, Daniel; Van de Wiele, Christophe (Springer, 2016-02)
    BACKGROUND : The aim of this retrospective study was to evaluate the accuracy of bone SPECT (single photon emission computed tomography)/CT (computed tomography) in diagnosing loosening of fixation material in patients ...
  • Meyer, Anell; Catto-Smith, Anthony; Crameri, Joe; Simpson, Di; Alex, George; Hardikar, Winita; Cameron, Donald; Oliver, Mark (Wiley, 2017-02)
    BACKGROUND : Oesophageal achalasia is well-recognized but relatively rare in children, occasionally appearing as the “triple A” syndrome (with adrenal insufficiency and alacrima). Treatment modalities, as in adult practice, ...
  • Van Heerden, Carlien; Janse van Rensburg, Elsie S.; Maree, Catharina Magrieta (Carin) (Sage, 2020)
    Neonatal resuscitation can save newborn lives when performed by competent staff in a setting that is adequately equipped and organised. To develop strategies to sustain quality improvement in neonatal resuscitation, an ...
  • Du Plessis, Johannie; Vanheel, Hanne; Janssen, Carl E.I.; Roos, Leonie; Slavik, Tomas; Stivaktas, Paraskevi Irene; Nieuwoudt, Martin J.; Van Wyk, Stefan George; Vieira, Warren Antonio; Pretorius, Etheresia; Beukes, Mervyn; Farré, Ricard; Tack, Jan; Laleman, Wim; Fevery, Johan; Nevens, Frederik; Roskams, Tania; Van der Merwe, Schalk Willem (Elsevier, 2013-06)
    BACKGROUND & AIMS : Bacterial infections commonly occur in decompensated cirrhosis resulting from bacterial translocation from the intestine. We studied the role of intestinal macrophages and the epithelial barrier in ...
  • Pereira, Andreia S.P.; Bester, Megan Jean; Soundy, Puffy; Apostolides, Zeno (Springer, 2015-11)
    Extracts prepared from the roots of Pelargonium sidoides (DC) are commercially available for the treatment of respiratory related conditions. Recently, a commercial radix mother tincture of this plant was shown to have ...
  • Cleghorn, Geoffrey; Boey, Christopher; Wittenberg, Dankwart F.; Fuchs, George; Oliver, Mark; Buttery, Jim; Polanco, Isabel; Roman, Enriqueta (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012-05)
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  • Soma, Prashilla; Ueckermann, Veronica; Sasikumar, S.S. (Sunayana); Mashoeshoe, K.S. (Sam) (Elsevier, 2016-01)
    The diagnosis of porphyria remains challenging as the condition is characterized by a myriad of clinical and biochemical features. More importantly, an acute attack is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. ...
  • Masingi, Ntsakisi I.; Laher, Zaheer; Pretorius, Etheresia (Wiley, 2017-03)
    A 60-year-old human immunodeficiency virus-positive woman presented with splenomegaly.
  • Velleman, Mark D.; Jansen van Rensburg, Audrey; Janse van Rensburg, Dina Christina; Strauss, Org (Edizione Minerva Medica, 2015-09)
    A 28-year-old male rugby player presented with severe onset of right hip pain when he fell awkward after a ruck during an international match. A rare case of an acute strain of the obturator internus muscle, a deep muscle ...