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Current Percutaneous Management of Coronary Bifurcation Disease

Current Percutaneous Management of Coronary Bifurcation Disease

December 19, 2016 at 4:12 PM 0 comments

*Gabriele Crimi, Umberto Gianni SC. Cardiologia, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy. *Correspondence to gabrielecrimi@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 29.02.16 Accepted: 14.06.16 Citation: EMJ. 2016;1[5]:2-9. Abstract Coronary bifurcation disease (CBD) is frequently found in patients undergoing coronary interventions. Optimal management of CBD isRead More

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: Review of Current Indications, Approaches, Future Insights, and Alternatives

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: Review of Current Indications, Approaches, Future Insights, and Alternatives

December 19, 2016 at 4:11 PM 0 comments

*Júlia Čanádyová,1 Aleš Mokráček,1,2 Vojtěch Kurfirst,1,2 Ladislav Pešl3 1. Cardiac Surgery Department, Hospital of České Budějovice, B. Němcové 54, České Budějovice, Czech Republic 2. Faculty of Health and Social Studies, University of South Bohemia, Jírovcova, České Budějovice, Czech Republic 3. Department of Cardiology, Hospital of České Budějovice, B. Němcové 54,Read More

Epigenetic Mechanisms in Sjögren’s Syndrome

Epigenetic Mechanisms in Sjögren’s Syndrome

December 19, 2016 at 4:10 PM 0 comments

Christelle Le Dantec,1 Amandine Charras,1 Anne Bordron,1 Wesley H. Brooks,2 *Yves Renaudineau1,3 1. INSERM ESPRI, ERI29/EA2216, LabEx IGO “Immunotherapy Graft Oncology”, Innovative Medicines Initiative PRECISESADS, Réseau épigénétique et réseau canaux ioniques du Cancéropole Grand Ouest, European University of Brittany, Brest, France 2. Department of Chemistry, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USARead More

Sedentary Behaviour: A New Target in the Prevention and Management of Diabetes?

Sedentary Behaviour: A New Target in the Prevention and Management of Diabetes?

December 13, 2016 at 8:29 AM 0 comments

*Julianne D. van der Berg,1,2,3 Annemarie Koster,1,2 Coen D.A. Stehouwer4,5 1. Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands 2. CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands 3. Radboud Institute for Health Sciences, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, Netherlands 4. Department of Internal Medicine, MaastrichtRead More

Optimising Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System Inhibitor Therapy in Heart Failure and Resistant Hypertension: Challenges and Solutions

Optimising Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System Inhibitor Therapy in Heart Failure and Resistant Hypertension: Challenges and Solutions

December 13, 2016 at 8:28 AM 0 comments

This Lorraine University organised, educational event took place on the 30th August 2016 as a part of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress in Rome, Italy Moderator: Faiez Zannad1 Faculty: Stefan D. Anker,2 Luis M. Ruilope,3 Mikhail Kosiborod4 1. CHU Vandoeuvre-lès-Nancy, Nancy, France 2. Department of Cardiology and Pneumology,Read More

Editor’s Pick: Ocular Manifestations of Whiplash Injury

Editor’s Pick: Ocular Manifestations of Whiplash Injury

December 13, 2016 at 8:27 AM 0 comments

A topic much discussed within global news, the incidence of whiplash claims has rocketed exponentially over the last decade. However, the severity of whiplash injury for affected individuals remains a cause for concern and should not be overlooked by clinicians, regardless of the circumstances. Ling and Sanjay collate the literatureRead More

Recent Developments in Regorafenib Treatment for Gastrointestinal Cancers: Presentations at the 2016 Meeting of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Congress 2016

Recent Developments in Regorafenib Treatment for Gastrointestinal Cancers: Presentations at the 2016 Meeting of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Congress 2016

December 13, 2016 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

Axel Grothey,1 Gerald Prager,2 *Jean-Yves Blay3 1. Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA 2. Department of Medicine I, Comprehensive Cancer Center Vienna, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria 3. Centre Léon Bérard, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Lyon, France *Correspondence to jean-yves.blay@lyon.unicancer.fr Disclosure: Prof Jean-Yves Blay hasRead More

Coils for the Treatment of Advanced Emphysema: A Growing Body of Evidence and Routine Experience

Coils for the Treatment of Advanced Emphysema: A Growing Body of Evidence and Routine Experience

December 13, 2016 at 8:25 AM 0 comments

*Jean-Marc Fellrath Internal Medicine Department/Service of Pneumology, Pourtalès Hospital, Neuchâtel, Switzerland *Correspondence to Jean-Marc.Fellrath@h-ne.ch Disclosure: Prof Jean-Marc Fellrath has received honoraria as a consultant and speaker from PneumRx Ltd and Pulmonx. Support: The authors would like to thank Dr. Caroline Charles for medical writing assistance with this manuscript. Received: 05.05.16Read More

Non-Transfusion-Dependent Thalassaemia: A Panoramic Survey from Pathophysiology to Treatment

Non-Transfusion-Dependent Thalassaemia: A Panoramic Survey from Pathophysiology to Treatment

December 13, 2016 at 8:24 AM 0 comments

Abdul-Hamid A. Bazarbachi,1 Bachar F. Chaya,1 Hassan M. Moukhadder,2 *Ali T. Taher2 1. Faculty of Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon 2. Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon *Correspondence to ataher@aub.edu.lb Disclosure: Ali T. Taher receives research fundingRead More

Clinical Management of Drug-Induced Dyskinesia in Parkinson’s Disease: Why Current Approaches May Need to Be Changed to Optimise Quality of Life

Clinical Management of Drug-Induced Dyskinesia in Parkinson’s Disease: Why Current Approaches May Need to Be Changed to Optimise Quality of Life

December 13, 2016 at 8:23 AM 0 comments

*Jean-Francois Daneault,1 Gloria Vergara-Diaz,1,2 Sunghoon Ivan Lee1,3 1. Motion Analysis Laboratory, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital; Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA 2. Escuela Internacional de Doctorado, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Spain 3. Advanced Human & Health Analytics Laboratory, College of Information and Computer Sciences, University of MassachusettsRead More