Clinical Study

Patient Attitudes toward the Use of the Electronic Medical Record in an Acute Psychiatric Unit

The increasing use of the electronic medical record (EMR) has been promoted to enhance communication between health care professionals and medical set... Read more


Mini Review

Socially Modified Organisms in Multifunctional Agriculture - Addressing the Needs of Smallholder Farmers in Africa

To address on-going issues of hunger, malnutrition, poverty and land degradation in Africa, smallholder farmers are developing Socially Modified Crops... Read more


Review Article

Development of Whispering Gallery Mode Polymeric Micro-optical Sensors to Detect Chemical Impurities in Water Environment

In this paper, we develop dielectric micro-optical sensors based on Whispering Gallery Mode Phenomenon (WGM) for monitoring of chemical impurities in ... Read more


Research Article

Knee Loading due to Varus and External Rotation in Gait Supports Medial Compartment Wear in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Total knee replacement (TKR) is a common treatment for gonarthrosis and has seen increasing use over the last 20 years. Malalignment of the lower extr... Read more


Case Report

Codeine-Induced Pancreatitis in a Patient with Previous Cholecystectomy

Codeine is a rare precipitant of acute pancreatitis. The hypothesised mechanism is transient codeine-induced sphincter of Oddi spasm. This case report... Read more


Review Article

Plant Histaminase as Bioactive Agent to Lower the Histamine Level: A Mini-Review

Histamine is a biogenic amine originating endogenously or exogenously from Histidine by enzymatic decarboxylation. Endogenous histamine is mostly gene... Read more


Review Article

Critical Review of Alcohol, Alcoholism and the Withdrawal Symptoms. II. Treatment Strategies

Alcoholic beverages, socially accepted drinks around the world, are consumed (legally by adults and illegally by minors) to socialize, celebrate, and ... Read more


Review Article

Amyloidosis and the Kidney

Amyloidosis results from deposition of fibrillar proteinaceous material in the extracellular space in organs and tissues. Diagnosis is made microscopi... Read more


Review Article

Critical Review of Alcohol, Alcoholism and the Withdrawal Symptoms I. Mechanisms of Addiction and Withdrawal Syndrome

Alcoholic beverages are socially accepted drinks, expected to bring pleasure, satisfaction, and relief from stress. In general, most people drink alco... Read more


Review Article

Advances for the Pharmacotherapy of Parkinson's Disease: Pharmacological Handling of the Ca2+/cAMP Signalling Interaction

Reduction of dopamine release from striatal dopaminergic neurons due to neuronal death is the main accepted concept of Parkinson's disease. Parkinson'... Read more