REVIEW ARTICLE

Ketamine: New Use for an Old Hat

This article aims at examining the available knowledge about ketamine as a novel treatment option for management of treatment-resistant major depressi... Read more

10.36959/377/320

Original Article

The "Easy Load" Universal Knot Pusher: One Knot Pusher, Any Knot

We describe a novel laparoscopic knot pusher which has the advantage over existing instruments of being suitable for applying both sliding and non-sli... Read more

10.36959/909/463

CASE REPORT

Prolonged Cardiac Arrest and Localized Thoracic Spinal Cord Ischemia

A 29-year-old man presented to the emergency with a sudden onset of shortness of breath and syncope. Electrocardiogram showed a right bundle branch bl... Read more

10.36959/377/319

Review Article

Role of Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation as an Alternative to Tracheostomy in the Weaning of Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure

Tracheostomy is a very frequently performed procedure that is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. There are several complications rel... Read more

10.36959/652/385

RESEARCH ARTICLE

Evaluation of Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (SOFA) Performance in Neurocritical Care Patients Overtime: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Prediction models are widespread used as surrogate markers of disease severity, benchmarking and resource allocation in critical care. After derivatio... Read more

10.36959/524/329

Research Article

Distinct Levels of Human Anti-HLA Antibodies Induce Different Biological Effects in vitro on Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells

Antibody-mediated rejection due to anti-donor HLA antibodies is a cause of chronic rejection and poor graft survival. The pathogenic role of these ant... Read more

10.36959/596/443

SHORT COMMUNICATION

The History of Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis in Multiple Sclerosis: A Great Development over the Last Centuries

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) analysis acquired a great role in the 1990's when applied to Multiple Sclerosis (MS) diagnostic work-up. The "watery fluid" ... Read more

10.36959/524/328

CASE REPORT

Development of Hodgkin's Lymphoma-Like Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder after Tandem Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation for Multiple Myeloma

Post Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders (PTLDs) are serious complication after solid organ or Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT). Ho... Read more

10.36959/831/377

Review Article

Carbon Vapor and Carbon Plasma Infrared Emission

A review is given about infrared emission spectroscopy of hot carbon vapors and plasmas obtained using Fourier transform infrared emission and Laser I... Read more

10.36959/961/625

REVIEW ARTICLE

Patterns of Discharge Disposition among Patients Diagnosed with Venous Thromboembolism in the Emergency Department: A Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Evaluation

Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) includes both Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) and Pulmonary Embolism (PE) and can range from asymptomatic to fatal. It is a ... Read more

10.36959/831/376