young adult


Summary: A person between 19 and 24 years of age.

Top Publications

  1. Benzeval M, Der G, Ellaway A, Hunt K, Sweeting H, West P, et al. Cohort profile: west of Scotland twenty-07 study: health in the community. Int J Epidemiol. 2009;38:1215-23 pubmed publisher
  2. Reddel H, Taylor D, Bateman E, Boulet L, Boushey H, Busse W, et al. An official American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society statement: asthma control and exacerbations: standardizing endpoints for clinical asthma trials and clinical practice. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2009;180:59-99 pubmed publisher
    ..The Task Force recommendations provide a basis for a multicomponent assessment of asthma by clinicians, researchers, and other relevant groups in the design, conduct, and evaluation of clinical trials, and in clinical practice. ..
  3. Gray L, Batty G, Craig P, Stewart C, Whyte B, Finlayson A, et al. Cohort profile: the Scottish health surveys cohort: linkage of study participants to routinely collected records for mortality, hospital discharge, cancer and offspring birth characteristics in three nationwide studies. Int J Epidemiol. 2010;39:345-50 pubmed publisher
  4. Webb S, Pettila V, Seppelt I, Bellomo R, Bailey M, Cooper D, et al. Critical care services and 2009 H1N1 influenza in Australia and New Zealand. N Engl J Med. 2009;361:1925-34 pubmed publisher
    ..8%) remained in the hospital. The 2009 H1N1 virus had a substantial effect on ICUs during the winter in Australia and New Zealand. Our data can assist planning for the treatment of patients during the winter in the Northern Hemisphere. ..
  5. . Prevalence of abnormal lipid levels among youths --- United States, 1999-2006. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2010;59:29-33 pubmed
  6. Meng H, Peng N, Yu M, Sun X, Ma Y, Yang G, et al. Treatment of triple-negative breast cancer with Chinese herbal medicine: A prospective cohort study protocol. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e8408 pubmed publisher
  7. Price A, Randle R, Schneider D, Sippel R, Pitt S. Papillary thyroid microcarcinoma: decision-making, extent of surgery, and outcomes. J Surg Res. 2017;218:237-245 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate patient and surgeon decision-making about the extent of surgery for PTMC...
  8. Pozeg P, Palluel E, Ronchi R, Solcà M, Al Khodairy A, Jordan X, et al. Virtual reality improves embodiment and neuropathic pain caused by spinal cord injury. Neurology. 2017;89:1894-1903 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate changes in body ownership and chronic neuropathic pain in patients with spinal cord injury (SCI) using multisensory own body illusions and virtual reality (VR)...
  9. Cohen M, Salmasian H, Li J, Liu J, Zachariah P, Wright J, et al. Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis and Risk for Postoperative Antibiotic-Resistant Infections. J Am Coll Surg. 2017;225:631-638.e3 pubmed publisher
    ..Use of SAP was not associated with risk for postoperative antibiotic-resistant infections in a large cohort of patients with postoperative infections. This provides important reassurance regarding use of surgical antibiotic prophylaxis. ..

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  1. Pazol K, Robbins C, Black L, Ahrens K, Daniels K, Chandra A, et al. Receipt of Selected Preventive Health Services for Women and Men of Reproductive Age - United States, 2011-2013. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2017;66:1-31 pubmed publisher
  2. Alonso Molero J, González Donquiles C, Palazuelos C, Fernández Villa T, Ramos E, Pollan M, et al. The RS4939827 polymorphism in the SMAD7 GENE and its association with Mediterranean diet in colorectal carcinogenesis. BMC Med Genet. 2017;18:122 pubmed publisher
    ..Findings form this study indicate that high adherence to Mediterranean diet pattern has a protective role for CRC cancer probably involving the Tumor Growth Factor- ? pathway in this cancer. ..
  3. Vazquez Marrufo M, Galvao Carmona A, Benítez Lugo M, Ruiz Peña J, Borges Guerra M, Izquierdo Ayuso G. Retest reliability of individual alpha ERD topography assessed by human electroencephalography. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0187244 pubmed publisher
  4. Bikinesi L, Mash R, Joyner K. Prevalence of intimate partner violence and associated factors amongst women attending antenatal care at Outapi clinic, Namibia: A descriptive survey. Afr J Prim Health Care Fam Med. 2017;9:e1-e6 pubmed publisher
    ..Increased age was associated with an increase in reported IPV. IPV is significant enough to warrant that healthcare providers develop guidelines to assist women affected by IPV in Namibia. ..
  5. Agnandji S, Fernandes J, Bache E, Obiang Mba R, Brosnahan J, Kabwende L, et al. Safety and immunogenicity of rVSV?G-ZEBOV-GP Ebola vaccine in adults and children in Lambaréné, Gabon: A phase I randomised trial. PLoS Med. 2017;14:e1002402 pubmed publisher
    ..The rVSV?G-ZEBOV-GP vaccine prevented Ebola virus disease when used at 2 × 107 plaque-forming units (PFU) in a trial in Guinea. This study provides further safety and immunogenicity data...
  6. Zając Lamparska L, Wiłkość M, Markowska A, Laskowska Levy I, Wróbel M, Małkowski B. Verbal fluency in research conducted with PET technique under conditions of extended cognitive activation with the use of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) tracer. Psychiatr Pol. 2017;51:687-703 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the activity of the brain during performance of the tasks of phonemic and semantic fluency with the paced-overt technique in terms of prolonged activation of the brain...
  7. Mesa F, Lanza E, García L, Marfil Alvarez R, Magan Fernandez A. Polymorphism IL-1RN rs419598 reduces the susceptibility to generalized periodontitis in a population of European descent. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186366 pubmed publisher
    ..This effect may be mediated by a decreased load of Porphyromona gingivalis, Tannerella forsythia, and Prevotella intermedia. ..
  8. Silva J, Cristino E, Almeida N, Medeiros P, Santos N. Effects of acute alcohol ingestion on eye movements and cognition: A double-blind, placebo-controlled study. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186061 pubmed publisher
    ..These alterations may evidence the influence of alcohol in cognitive processes, such as flexibility, attention, and planning, which are required during resolution of Maze Task. ..
  9. Fortmann C, Göen T, Kruger M, Ure B, Petersen C, Kübler J. Trace metal release after minimally-invasive repair of pectus excavatum. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186323 pubmed publisher
    ..We postulated that MIRPE is associated with a significant release of trace metal ions, possibly causing the allergic symptoms...
  10. Shin H, Oh J, Lim T, Kang H, Song Y, Lee S. Comparing the protective performances of 3 types of N95 filtering facepiece respirators during chest compressions: A randomized simulation study. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e8308 pubmed publisher
    ..Herein, we aimed to assess the effects of chest compressions (CCs) on the protective performance of respirators...
  11. Syrbe S, Harms F, Parrini E, Montomoli M, Mütze U, Helbig K, et al. Delineating SPTAN1 associated phenotypes: from isolated epilepsy to encephalopathy with progressive brain atrophy. Brain. 2017;140:2322-2336 pubmed publisher
  12. Ngabonziza J, Diallo A, Tagliani E, Diarra B, Kadanga A, Togo A, et al. Half of rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolated from tuberculosis patients in Sub-Saharan Africa have concomitant resistance to pyrazinamide. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0187211 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, drug susceptibility testing (DST) for PZA is not often applied in routine testing, and the prevalence of resistance is unknown in several regions, including in most African countries...
  13. Wang H, Xiu D, Tao M. The pancreatic juice length in the stent tube as the predicting factor of clinical relevant postoperative pancreatic fistula after pancreaticoduodenectomy. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e8451 pubmed publisher
    ..Multivariate analysis also identified the length of pancreatic juice as an independent predictor for CR-POPF.The length of pancreatic juice in the stent tube might be a useful predictive factor of POPF after PD, especially for CR-POPF...
  14. Fletcher R, Kay Lambkin F, May C, Oldmeadow C, Attia J, Leigh L. Supporting men through their transition to fatherhood with messages delivered to their smartphones: a feasibility study of SMS4dads. BMC Public Health. 2017;17:953 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study has demonstrated that it is both feasible and acceptable to support new fathers with SMS4dads, a relationship-focused messaging system designed to be delivered to smartphones across fathers' transition to parenthood. ..
  15. Yilgor C, Sogunmez N, Boissière L, Yavuz Y, Obeid I, Kleinstück F, et al. Global Alignment and Proportion (GAP) Score: Development and Validation of a New Method of Analyzing Spinopelvic Alignment to Predict Mechanical Complications After Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2017;99:1661-1672 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of the present study was to develop and validate a score based on pelvic-incidence-based proportional parameters to better predict mechanical complications...
  16. de Oliveira C, Ulbrich A, Neves F, Dias F, Horimoto A, Krieger J, et al. Association between anthropometric indicators of adiposity and hypertension in a Brazilian population: Baependi Heart Study. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0185225 pubmed publisher
  17. Wolniczak I, Cáceres DelAguila J, Maguiña J, Bernabe Ortiz A. Fruits and vegetables consumption and depressive symptoms: A population-based study in Peru. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186379 pubmed publisher
    ..Among different factors, diet patterns seem to be related to depression. The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between the consumption of fruits and/or vegetables and depressive symptoms...
  18. Slavin T, Neuhausen S, Rybak C, Solomon I, Nehoray B, Blazer K, et al. Genetic Gastric Cancer Susceptibility in the International Clinical Cancer Genomics Community Research Network. Cancer Genet. 2017;216-217:111-119 pubmed publisher
    ..Age of onset and family history of gastric cancer were mutation status predictors. Our findings support multigene panels in identifying gastric cancer predisposition. ..
  19. Ahouty B, Koffi M, Ilboudo H, Simo G, Matovu E, Mulindwa J, et al. Candidate genes-based investigation of susceptibility to Human African Trypanosomiasis in Côte d'Ivoire. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017;11:e0005992 pubmed publisher
    ..This underlines the complexity of the interactions existing between host genetic polymorphisms and parasite diversity...
  20. Harlé K, Guo D, Zhang S, Paulus M, Yu A. Anhedonia and anxiety underlying depressive symptomatology have distinct effects on reward-based decision-making. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186473 pubmed publisher
  21. Chen Z, Li X, Zhao D, Zhou M, Xu P, Huang X, et al. [Clinical analysis on hysteroscopic surgery for the treatment of type ? cesarean scar pregnancy in the first trimester]. Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi. 2017;52:669-674 pubmed publisher
    ..906). Conclusions: Hysteroscopic surgery is effective and safe for patients with type ? CSP in the first trimester with size ?30 mm in diameter and gestation age<7 weeks. The value of prophylactic UAE is uncertain...
  22. Tian L, Yang Y, Sui W, Hu Y, Li H, Wang F, et al. Implementation of evidence into practice for cancer-related fatigue management of hospitalized adult patients using the PARIHS framework. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0187257 pubmed publisher
    ..The PARIHS framework may provide instructive guidance for the incorporation of evidence into practice, and the process-oriented framework might provide greater operational utility of the application. ..
  23. Yang J, Cai Y, Jiang J, Wan L, Bai H, Zhu J, et al. Early tapering of immunosuppressive agents after HLA-matched donor transplantation can improve the survival of patients with advanced acute myeloid leukemia. Ann Hematol. 2018;97:497-507 pubmed publisher NCT03150134). ..
  24. Hopkins G, Dougherty B, Brown A. The Ohio Contrast Cards: Visual Performance in a Pediatric Low-vision Site. Optom Vis Sci. 2017;94:946-956 pubmed publisher
    ..They show promise for the clinical objective of advising the patient and his/her caregivers about the success the patient is likely to enjoy in tasks of everyday life. ..
  25. Blangero A, Kelly S. Neural Signature of Value-Based Sensorimotor Prioritization in Humans. J Neurosci. 2017;37:10725-10737 pubmed publisher
  26. Lopez A, Lanzieri T, Claussen A, Vinson S, Turcich M, Iovino I, et al. Intelligence and Academic Achievement With Asymptomatic Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection. Pediatrics. 2017;140: pubmed publisher
  27. Andrew R, Lauria A, Puleo F, Berg A, Stewart D. Inpatient infliximab is ineffective at preventing colectomy for steroid refractory extensive colitis. J Surg Res. 2017;219:18-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Despite data suggesting safety and efficacy in ulcerative colitis patients treated with inpatient infliximab, prior studies did not focus on patients with extensive colitis, the group at highest risk for requiring surgery...
  28. Gao Y, Zhang Q, Yan J, Niu X, Han P, Yuan H, et al. Sudden onset of static equilibrium dysfunction in patients receiving a cochlear implant. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e8465 pubmed publisher
    ..We investigated the sudden onset of static equilibrium dysfunction caused by cochlear implantation (CI) in congenital hearing loss patients...
  29. Khatib A, Matiko E, Khalid F, Welty S, Ali A, Othman A, et al. HIV and hepatitis B and C co-infection among people who inject drugs in Zanzibar. BMC Public Health. 2017;17:917 pubmed publisher
  30. Kim W, Kim M. The fast exodrift after the first surgical treatment of exotropia and its correlation with surgical outcome of second surgery. BMC Ophthalmol. 2018;18:67 pubmed publisher
  31. Ah Sen C, Fassett H, El Sayes J, Turco C, Hameer M, Nelson A. Active and resting motor threshold are efficiently obtained with adaptive threshold hunting. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186007 pubmed publisher
    ..The benefits of using the ML-PEST approach are amplified when multiple target muscles are tested within a session...
  32. Elsinga J, Grobusch M, Tami A, Gerstenbluth I, Bailey A. Health-related impact on quality of life and coping strategies for chikungunya: A qualitative study in Curaçao. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017;11:e0005987 pubmed publisher
    ..To our knowledge, this study is the first qualitative examination of HRQoL and coping strategies of chikungunya-infected individuals...
  33. Akpaka P, Kissoon S, Jayaratne P, Wilson C, Golding G, Nicholson A, et al. Genetic characteristics and molecular epidemiology of vancomycin-resistant Enterococci isolates from Caribbean countries. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0185920 pubmed publisher
    ..Despite this common ancestor and association of outbreaks of this lineage clones, there has been no reports of outbreaks of infection by VRE in several hospitals in the Caribbean...
  34. Lommen M, Duta M, Vanbrabant K, de Jong R, Juechems K, Ehlers A. Training discrimination diminishes maladaptive avoidance of innocuous stimuli in a fear conditioning paradigm. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0184485 pubmed publisher
    ..These results support the potential of interventions that promote discrimination learning in the treatment of anxiety disorders...
  35. Ruscitti P, Margiotta D, Macaluso F, Iacono D, D Onofrio F, Emmi G, et al. Subclinical atherosclerosis and history of cardiovascular events in Italian patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Results from a cross-sectional, multicenter GIRRCS (Gruppo Italiano di Ricerca in Reumatologia Clinica e Sperimentale) study. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e8180 pubmed publisher
    ..7%) and in previous Italian studies.This is the first Italian multicenter study on subclinical and clinical atherosclerosis in patients with RA. We pointed out a low prevalence of both subclinical atherosclerosis and history of CV events...
  36. Minguillon J, Lopez Gordo M, Renedo Criado D, Sanchez Carrion M, Pelayo F. Blue lighting accelerates post-stress relaxation: Results of a preliminary study. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186399 pubmed publisher
    ..However, our study must be extended to draw reliable conclusions and solid scientific evidence...
  37. Fragala M, Bi C, Chaump M, Kaufman H, Kroll M. Associations of aerobic and strength exercise with clinical laboratory test values. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0180840 pubmed publisher
    ..However, exercise status is seldom considered in the interpretation of laboratory results. This study reports the associations between habitual exercise participation and clinical laboratory test results...
  38. Regueiro M, Nascimento W, Parreira L, Dantas R. Videofluoroscopic analysis of different volumes of liquid bolus swallowing in healthy individuals: comparison between height and sex. Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2017;72:693-697 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this investigation was to determine the influence of sex and corporal height on the pharyngeal transit modification produced by the swallowed bolus volume...
  39. Meermeier A, Gremmler S, Lappe M. New is always better: Novelty modulates oculomotor learning. J Vis. 2017;17:13 pubmed publisher
    ..This suggests that novelty can increase oculomotor learning and corroborates the claim that saccadic adaptation includes influences that reflect the target's visual properties...
  40. Dolscheid Pommerich R, Keyver Paik M, Hecking T, Kuhn W, Hartmann G, Stoffel Wagner B, et al. Clinical performance of LOCI™-based tumor marker assays for tumor markers CA 15-3, CA 125, CEA, CA 19-9 and AFP in gynecological cancers. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317730246 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings show that luminescent oxygen channeling immunoassays-based tumor marker assays provide reliable results in routine diagnostics...
  41. Kurita S, Yano S, Ishii K, Shibata A, Sasai H, Nakata Y, et al. Comparability of activity monitors used in Asian and Western-country studies for assessing free-living sedentary behaviour. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186523 pubmed publisher
    ..For breaks from sedentary time, compared to the AP, both the GT3X+ the ASP can overestimate...
  42. Morales D, Slattery J, Evans S, Kurz X. Antidepressant use during pregnancy and risk of autism spectrum disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: systematic review of observational studies and methodological considerations. BMC Med. 2018;16:6 pubmed publisher
    ..Alternative comparisons and sibling designs may aid the interpretation of causality and their utility requires further evaluation, including understanding potential limitations of undertaking meta-analyses with such data. ..
  43. Yan X, Wang Z, Westberg Rasmussen S, Tarbier M, Rathjen T, Tattikota S, et al. Differential Impact of Glucose Administered Intravenously and Orally on Circulating miR-375 Levels in Human Subjects. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017;102:3749-3755 pubmed publisher
  44. Seol C, Cho Y, Jang S, Park C, Lee J, Lee J, et al. Prognostic significance of recurrent additional chromosomal abnormalities in adult patients with Philadelphia chromosome-positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Cancer Genet. 2017;216-217:29-36 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that subclassification of ACAs could be applied to prognostic investigation of Ph-positive ALL...
  45. Andersen G, Hedermann G, Witting N, Duno M, Andersen H, Vissing J. The antimyotonic effect of lamotrigine in non-dystrophic myotonias: a double-blind randomized study. Brain. 2017;140:2295-2305 pubmed publisher
    ..Considering this and the high availability and low cost of the drug, we suggest that lamotrigine should be used as the first line of treatment for myotonia in treatment-naive patients with non-dystrophic myotonias...
  46. Kohl Schwartz A, Wölfler M, Mitter V, Rauchfuss M, Haeberlin F, Eberhard M, et al. Endometriosis, especially mild disease: a risk factor for miscarriages. Fertil Steril. 2017;108:806-814.e2 pubmed publisher
    ..nct02511626. ..
  47. Li L, Han T, Zang L, Niu L, Cheng W, Lin H, et al. The current incidence, prevalence, and residual risk of hepatitis B viral infections among voluntary blood donors in China. BMC Infect Dis. 2017;17:754 pubmed publisher
    ..53 per 105 py). A continuous monitoring of the residual risk of transfusion-transmitted infections is crucial for safe blood management. ..
  48. Mukherjee P, Vishnubhatla S, Amarapurkar D, Das K, Sood A, Chawla Y, et al. Etiology and mode of presentation of chronic liver diseases in India: A multi centric study. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0187033 pubmed publisher
    ..11·7% had diabetes. Observations of our study will help guide a contextually relevant liver care policy for India and could serve as a framework for similar endeavor in other developing countries as well...
  49. Budnick H, Lee I, Milan S. Hispanic ethnicity and complication profile following laparoscopic and open cholecystectomy. J Surg Res. 2017;219:33-42 pubmed publisher
    ..Additionally, ethnicity has been shown to be an outcome determinant in several conditions and procedures but has never been studied as a potential determinant of morbidity or mortality after laparoscopic or open cholecystectomy...
  50. Wu X, Liu Z, Zhang X, Wang D, Long E, Wang J, et al. Proteomics analysis and proteogenomic characterization of different physiopathological human lenses. BMC Ophthalmol. 2017;17:253 pubmed publisher
    ..This proteogenomic characterization shows translational potential for detecting susceptibility genes/proteins in precision medicine. ..
  51. Köhler K, Marcsik A, Zádori P, Biró G, Szeniczey T, Fábián S, et al. Possible cases of leprosy from the Late Copper Age (3780-3650 cal BC) in Hungary. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0185966 pubmed publisher
    ..However, it is not possible to determine the potential connections between the cases of possible leprosy and the special burial circumstances...
  52. Zou Y, Dong S, Xu S, Gong Q, Chen J. Genetic polymorphisms of NAT2 and risk of acute myeloid leukemia: A case-control study. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e7499 pubmed publisher
    ..05).Our findings suggested that NAT2 gene polymorphism rs1799931 was associated with decreased risk of AML and was likely to be a protective factor against AML development. ..
  53. Meermeier A, Gremmler S, Richert K, Eckermann T, Lappe M. The reward of seeing: Different types of visual reward and their ability to modify oculomotor learning. J Vis. 2017;17:11 pubmed publisher
    ..001). We conclude that only primary (human vs. noise), but not secondary, reinforcement affects saccadic adaptation (words vs. nonwords, high- vs. low-value video game images)...
  54. Agyei Baffour P, Kudolo A, Quansah D, Boateng D. Integrating herbal medicine into mainstream healthcare in Ghana: clients' acceptability, perceptions and disclosure of use. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017;17:513 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of this study might serve as a basis for improvement and upscale of the herbal medicine integration programme in Ghana. ..
  55. Said A, Elbayomi A, Shaat A. Structural changes of the macula and optic nerve head in the remaining eyes after enucleation for retinoblastoma: an optical coherence tomography study. BMC Ophthalmol. 2017;17:251 pubmed publisher
    ..Retinoblastoma eyes characterized by thinning of central fovea, GCL, GCC compared to the control group. After unilateral enucleation, increased GCC and pRNFL thicknesses were detected compared to retinoblastoma group. ..
  56. Dharmarajan K, McNamara R, Wang Y, Masoudi F, Ross J, Spatz E, et al. Age Differences in Hospital Mortality for Acute Myocardial Infarction: Implications for Hospital Profiling. Ann Intern Med. 2017;167:555-564 pubmed publisher
    ..Publicly reported hospital risk-standardized mortality rates (RSMRs) for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) are calculated for Medicare beneficiaries. Outcomes for older patients with AMI may not reflect general outcomes...
  57. Do S, Kim H, Kim K, Lee H, Do I, Kim D, et al. Predictive Value of Sphingosine Kinase 1 Expression in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma. Anticancer Res. 2017;37:5399-5405 pubmed
    ..The utility of sphingosine kinase 1 to act as a predictive biomarker in thyroid cancer remains unclear...
  58. Niehof N, Tramper J, Doeller C, Medendorp W. Updating of visual orientation in a gravity-based reference frame. J Vis. 2017;17:4 pubmed publisher
    ..In some subjects, a smaller part of the updating error was also related to the change of visual frame orientation. We conclude that the brain relies primarily on a gravity-based reference to remember line orientation during head roll...
  59. Cabral N, Freire A, Conforto A, Dos Santos N, Reis F, Nagel V, et al. Increase of Stroke Incidence in Young Adults in a Middle-Income Country: A 10-Year Population-Based Study. Stroke. 2017;48:2925-2930 pubmed publisher
    ..12-0.68). Stroke incidence is rising in young adults in Joinville, Brazil, because of increase in rates of ischemic but not hemorrhagic strokes. We urgently need better policies of cardiovascular prevention in the young. ..
  60. Fu S, Liu J, Huang C, Lin F, Yang R, Hou C. Quality control processes in allografting: A twenty-year retrospective review of a hospital-based bone bank in Taiwan. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0184809 pubmed publisher
    ..Strict allograft processing and adequate prophylactic use of antibiotics are critical to prevent infection and disease transmission in such cases...
  61. Littman R, Takács A. Do all inhibitions act alike? A study of go/no-go and stop-signal paradigms. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186774 pubmed publisher
    ..Implications regarding the usage of cognitive tasks for strengthening inhibitory capacity among individuals struggling with inhibitory impairments are discussed...
  62. Mazzaferro D, Wes A, Naran S, Pearl R, Bartlett S, Taylor J. Orthognathic Surgery Has a Significant Effect on Perceived Personality Traits and Emotional Expressions. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;140:971-981 pubmed publisher
    ..Crowdsourcing technology offers a unique opportunity for surgeons to gather data regarding laypeople's perceptions of surgical outcomes in areas such as orthognathic surgery. ..
  63. Archer B, Chiu C, Jayasinghe S, Richmond P, McVernon J, Lahra M, et al. Epidemiology of invasive meningococcal B disease in Australia, 1999-2015: priority populations for vaccination. Med J Aust. 2017;207:382-387 pubmed
    ..Given marked variation in meningococcal disease trends over time, close scrutiny of current epidemiologic data is essential. ..
  64. Patlán M, Sánchez Muñoz F, Amezcua Guerra L, Granados A, Páez A, Massó F, et al. Effect of fresh frozen plasma on the in vitro activation of U937 monocytes: a potential role for the age of blood donors and their underlying cytokine profile. Biol Res. 2017;50:42 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that soluble mediators in FFP may modulate the functioning of monocytes. Interestingly, this effect appears to be partially influenced by the age of donors. ..
  65. Carrillo Hernández M, Ruiz Saenz J, Villamizar L, Gómez Rangel S, Martínez Gutierrez M. Co-circulation and simultaneous co-infection of dengue, chikungunya, and zika viruses in patients with febrile syndrome at the Colombian-Venezuelan border. BMC Infect Dis. 2018;18:61 pubmed publisher
  66. Okonta K, Ocheli E, Gbeneol T. Delayed brachial artery reconstruction after traumatic injury: a case for sustainment of surgical intervention. Pan Afr Med J. 2017;27:232 pubmed publisher
    ..Revascularisation beyond the golden hour is still desirable as it will help to prevent limb loss. Plans should be put in place to train vascular surgeon to encourage prompt and expertise care...
  67. Halford J, Sperling M, Nair D, Dlugos D, Tatum W, Harvey J, et al. Detection of generalized tonic-clonic seizures using surface electromyographic monitoring. Epilepsia. 2017;58:1861-1869 pubmed publisher
  68. Jang J, Pak K, Yi K, Ki Y, Kim W, Kim H, et al. Differential Prognostic Value of Metabolic Heterogeneity of Primary Tumor and Metastatic Lymph Nodes in Patients with Pharyngeal Cancer. Anticancer Res. 2017;37:5899-5905 pubmed
    ..We aimed to explore the prognostic value of metabolic heterogeneity of 18F-FDG uptake in chemoradiotherapy-treated pharyngeal cancer patients...
  69. Kominami T, Ueno S, Kominami A, Nakanishi A, Yasuda S, Piao C, et al. Associations Between Outer Retinal Structures and Focal Macular Electroretinograms in Patients With Retinitis Pigmentosa. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2017;58:5122-5128 pubmed publisher
  70. Pardi E, Borsari S, Saponaro F, Bogazzi F, Urbani C, Mariotti S, et al. Mutational and large deletion study of genes implicated in hereditary forms of primary hyperparathyroidism and correlation with clinical features. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186485 pubmed publisher
  71. Pilichou K, Lazzarini E, Rigato I, Celeghin R, De Bortoli M, Perazzolo Marra M, et al. Large Genomic Rearrangements of Desmosomal Genes in Italian Arrhythmogenic Cardiomyopathy Patients. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2017;10: pubmed publisher
    ..Copy number variations (CNVs) have recently been linked to AC pointing to the need to determine the prevalence of CNVs in desmosomal genes and to evaluate disease penetrance by cosegregation analysis in family members...
  72. Mburu G, Ngin C, Tuot S, Chhoun P, Pal K, Yi S. Patterns of HIV testing, drug use, and sexual behaviors in people who use drugs: findings from a community-based outreach program in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Addict Sci Clin Pract. 2017;12:27 pubmed publisher
    ..Additionally, community-based programs should collect data along the care continuum, to enable decentralized tracking of progress towards 90-90-90 goals at local levels. ..
  73. Renaud L, Huysmans M, Speklé E, van der Beek A, van der Ploeg H. 'The End of Sitting' in a public space: observations of spontaneous visitors. BMC Public Health. 2017;17:937 pubmed publisher
    ..The landscape might be better suited for designated working or study spaces, for which it was originally intended. It might also be worth to explore the landscapes suitability for short stay environments, such as waiting rooms. ..
  74. Pearson H, Fleming T, Chhoun P, Tuot S, Brody C, Yi S. Prevalence of and factors associated with utilization of herbal medicines among outpatients in primary health centers in Cambodia. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2018;18:114 pubmed publisher
    ..Understanding TCAM use in the general population will support health care practitioners and policy makers to make informed decisions about the use of TCAM. Integration of TCAM into the primary health system should be further explored. ..
  75. Chien A, Newhouse J, Iezzoni L, Petty C, Normand S, Schuster M. Socioeconomic Background and Commercial Health Plan Spending. Pediatrics. 2017;140: pubmed publisher
  76. Nagaty A, Abd El Wahab E. Real-life results of sofosbuvir based therapy in chronic hepatitis C -naïve and -experienced patients in Egypt. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0184654 pubmed publisher
    ..Treating those patients is a matter of national security. A dramatic improvement in hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection treatment was achieved in the last five years. A new era of direct-acting antivirals is now dawning in Egypt...
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