Accurate diagnosis and staging of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease are essential for its management. Controlled attenuation parameter is a new noninvasive measurement made during transient elastography to assess liver steatosis.
Regrets can hardly be avoided in clinical practice, but their consequences depend on the coping strategies healthcare professionals use.
Antibiotic choice for complicated appendicitis should address local antibiotic resistance patterns. We opted for co-amoxicillin in 2013. After that, the increasing prevalence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa challenged this choice.
The authors present the results of a single centre strategy to offer the switch to a NVP-containing regimen and evaluate the potential role NVP could play in current antiretroviral treatment.
There is an ongoing debate concerning the connection between lunar cycle and psychiatric illness, a belief that dates back to the ancient cultures of Assyria, Babylonia and Egypt.
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