Back to Journals » International Journal of General Medicine » Volume 6

International Journal of General Medicine


Archive: Volume 6, 2013

The prevalence and reliability of self-reported penicillin allergy in a community hospital

Khasawneh FA, Slaton MAR, Katzen SL, Woolbert AA, Anderson SD, Parker MB, Anderson RM, Haase KK, Smalligan RD

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:905-909

Published Date: 6 December 2013

Telephone-based anticoagulation management in the homebound setting: a retrospective observational study

Hassan S, Naboush A, Radbel J, Asaad R, Alkaied H, Demissie S, Terjanian T

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:869-875

Published Date: 3 December 2013

Prevalence of hypertension in three rural communities of Ife North Local Government Area of Osun State, South West Nigeria

Adebayo RA, Balogun MO, Adedoyin RA, Obashoro-John OA, Bisiriyu LA, Abiodun OO

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:863-868

Published Date: 3 December 2013

S100 calcium binding protein B as a biomarker of delirium duration in the intensive care unit – an exploratory analysis

Khan BA, Farber MO, Campbell N, Perkins A, Prasad NK, Hui SL, Miller DK, Calvo-Ayala E, Buckley JD, Ionescu R, Shekhar A, Ely EW, Boustani MA

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:855-861

Published Date: 2 December 2013

Improvement in erection hardness and intercourse success with first dose of sildenafil citrate 100 mg

Mulhall JP, Creanga DL, Stecher VJ

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:849-854

Published Date: 18 November 2013

Discontinuation and reinitiation patterns of osteoporosis treatment among commercially insured postmenopausal women

Balasubramanian A, Brookhart MA, Goli V, Critchlow CW

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:839-848

Published Date: 6 November 2013

Mucormycosis in two community hospitals and the role of infectious disease consultation: a case series

Dai Y, Walker JW, Halloush RA, Khasawneh FA

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:833-838

Published Date: 30 October 2013

Fever of unknown origin successfully treated by oren-gedoku-to (huanglian-jie-du-tang)

Tanaka K, Nara K, Nishimura T, Serizawa K, Miyazaki T, Urita Y, Miura O

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:829-832

Published Date: 7 October 2013

Causal diagrams, the placebo effect, and the expectation effect

Shahar E, Shahar DJ

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:821-828

Published Date: 27 September 2013

Analgesia for pain during subcutaneous injection: effectiveness of manual pressure application before injection

Nakashima Y, Harada M, Okayama M, Kajii E

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:817-820

Published Date: 25 September 2013

Diabetic retinopathy is associated with oxidative stress and mitigation of gene expression of antioxidant enzymes

El-Bab MF, Zaki NS, Mojaddidi MA, AL-Barry M, El-Beshbishy HA

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:799-806

Published Date: 19 September 2013

The impact of patients' chronic disease on family quality of life: an experience from 26 specialties

Golics CJ, Basra MK, Salek MS, Finlay AY

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:787-798

Published Date: 18 September 2013

Smears and cultures for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in an asymptomatic immigrant population

Assael R, Cervantes J, Barrera G

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:777-779

Published Date: 16 September 2013

Efficacy of musculoskeletal injections given by primary care providers in the office

Eghbal Eftekhaari T, Nazarnejhad M, Ghasemzadeh I

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:773-775

Published Date: 16 September 2013

Growth evaluation of a group of children enrolled in public schools in Rabat, Morocco: the role of socioeconomic factors

Cherkaoui Dekkaki I, Ettair S, Meskini T, Khalloufi N, Mouane N, Barkat A

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:765-771

Published Date: 27 September 2013

Vaccination against pneumococcus in West Africa: perspectives and prospects

Donkor ES, Dayie NT, Badoe EV

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:757-764

Published Date: 11 September 2013

Radiographic evaluation of third molar genesis in Greek orthodontic patients

Barka G, Marathiotis K, Protogerakis M, Zafeiriadis A

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:747-755

Published Date: 16 September 2013

Lymphangiopathy in neurofibromatosis 1 manifesting with chylothorax, pericardial effusion, and leg edema

Finsterer J, Stollberger C, Stubenberger E, Tschakoschian S

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:743-746

Published Date: 9 September 2013

Cigarette smoking among female students in five medical and nonmedical colleges

Abdulghani HM, Alrowais NA, Alhaqwi AI, Alrasheedi A, Al-Zahir M, Al-Madani A, Al-Eissa A, Al-Hakmi B, Takroni R, Ahmad F

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:719-727

Published Date: 21 August 2013

Finisher and performance trends in female and male mountain ultramarathoners by age group

Rüst CA, Knechtle B, Eichenberger E, Rosemann T, Lepers R

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:707-718

Published Date: 20 August 2013

Impact and indication of early systemic corticosteroids for very severe community-acquired pneumonia

Ugajin M, Yamaki K, Hirasawa N, Kobayashi T, Yagi T

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:693-701

Published Date: 20 August 2013

Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis with a very high leukocyte count in ascitic fluid caused by Haemophilus influenzae

Saadi T, Khoury S, Veitsman E, Baruch Y, Raz-Pasteur A

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:689-691

Published Date: 19 August 2013

Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome with extreme hydrophilia

Enuh HA, Chin J, Nfonoyim J

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:685-687

Published Date: 19 August 2013

Spectrum of corrosive esophageal injury after intentional paraquat or glyphosate-surfactant herbicide ingestion

Chen HH, Lin JL, Huang WH, Weng CH, Lee SY, Hsu CW, Chen KH, Wang IK, Liang CC, Chang CT, Yen TH

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:677-683

Published Date: 14 August 2013

Warfarin-induced calciphylaxis: a case report and review of literature

Saifan C, Saad M, El-Charabaty E, El-Sayegh S

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:665-669

Published Date: 9 August 2013

Impact of an integrated intervention program on atorvastatin adherence: a randomized controlled trial

Goswami NJ, DeKoven M, Kuznik A, Mardekian J, Krukas MR, Liu LZ, Bailey P, Deitrick C, Vincent J

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:647-655

Published Date: 30 July 2013

The hospital educational environment and performance of residents in the General Medicine In-Training Examination: a multicenter study in Japan

Shimizu T, Tsugawa Y, Tanoue Y, Konishi R, Nishizaki Y, Kishimoto M, Shiojiri T, Tokuda Y

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:637-640

Published Date: 29 July 2013

Role of leukotrienes in exercise-induced bronchoconstriction before and after a pilot rehabilitation training program

El-Akkary IM, El-Khouly ZA, El-Seweify ME, El-Batouti GA, Abdel Aziz E, Adam AI

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:631-636

Published Date: 29 July 2013

Why is research fraud wrong?

Fraser SG

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:629-630

Published Date: 7 October 2013

Ethnic differences and socio-demographic predictors of illness perceptions, self-management, and metabolic control of type 2 diabetes

Abubakari AR, Jones MC, Lauder W, Kirk A, Anderson J, Devendra D, Naderali EK

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:617-628

Published Date: 29 July 2013

No impact of tumor necrosis-factor antagonists on the joint manifestations of sarcoidosis

Banse C, Bisson-Vaivre A, Kozyreff-Meurice M, Vittecoq O, Goëb V

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:605-611

Published Date: 22 July 2013

Acute and chronic effects of resistance exercise on blood pressure in elderly women and the possible influence of ACE I/D polymorphism

Mota MR, Oliveira RJ, Terra DF, Pardono E, Dutra MT, Almeida JA, Silva FM

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:581-587

Published Date: 12 July 2013

An autopsy case of pulmonary fissure induced by zygomycosis

Imai Y, Adachi Y, Kimura T, Nakano C, Shimizu T, Shi M, Okigaki M, Shimo T, Kaneko K, Ikehara S

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:575-579

Published Date: 11 July 2013

Knowledge, attitude, and practices of infertility among Saudi couples

Abolfotouh MA, Alabdrabalnabi AA, Albacker RB, Al-Jughaiman UA, Hassan SN

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:563-573

Published Date: 10 July 2013

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency among children attending the Emergency Paediatric Unit of Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria

Isaac IZ, Mainasara AS, Erhabor O, Omojuyigbe ST, Dallatu MK, Bilbis LS, Adias TC

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:557-562

Published Date: 9 July 2013

Beta-blockers: friend or foe in asthma?

Arboe B, Ulrik CS

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:549-555

Published Date: 8 July 2013

Cryptogenic transient ischemic attack after nose blowing: association of huge atrial septal aneurysm with patent foramen ovale as potential cause

Lotze U, Kirsch U, Ohlow MA, Scholle T, Leonhardi J, Lauer B, Oltmanns G, Schmidt H

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:545-548

Published Date: 2 July 2013

Two dimensional and Doppler echocardiographic evaluation of patients presenting at Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex Ile Ife Nigeria a prospective study of 2501 subjects

Adebayo RA, Akinwusi PO, Balogun MO, Akintomide AO, Adeyeye VO, Abiodun OO, Bisiriyu LA, Ogunyemi SA, Ajayi EA, Ajayi OE, Oyedeji AT

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:541-544

Published Date: 3 July 2013

Lithium intoxication and nephrogenic diabetes insipidus: a case report and review of literature

Erden A, Karagöz H, Başak M, Karahan S, Çetinkaya A, Avci D, Buğday İ

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:535-539

Published Date: 3 July 2013

The GAy MEn Sex StudieS erectile dysfunction among Belgian gay men

Vansintejan J, Vandevoorde J, Devroey D

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:527-534

Published Date: 2 July 2013

Effects of proton pump inhibitors and electrolyte disturbances on arrhythmias

El-Charabaty E, Saifan C, Abdallah M, Naboush A, Glass D, Azzi G, Azzi Y, Khan A, Baydoun H, Rondla C, Parekh N, El-Sayegh S

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:515-518

Published Date: 28 June 2013

The impact of obesity in the kinematic parameters of gait in young women

Silva-Hamu TCD, Formiga CKMR, Gervásio FM, Ribeiro DM, Christofoletti G, Barros JF

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:507-513

Published Date: 24 June 2013

Two cases of male breast cancer at a university hospital in southeast Brazil

Rodrigues FR, da Silva AV, Teixeira CMLO, Antunes SCG, Rochael MC

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:503-506

Published Date: 17 June 2013

Gastrointestinal morphological alterations in obese rats kept under hypercaloric diets

Nascimento RC, Mabel H, Queiroz BN, Paresque R

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:479-488

Published Date: 14 June 2013

Hunger can be taught: Hunger Recognition regulates eating and improves energy balance

Ciampolini M, Lovell-Smith HD, Kenealy T, Bianchi R

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:465-478

Published Date: 17 June 2013

Chronic rhinosinusitis and emerging treatment options

Piromchai P, Kasemsiri P, Laohasiriwong S, Thanaviratananich S

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:453-464

Published Date: 7 June 2013

Association of body mass index with some fertility markers among male partners of infertile couples

Hajshafiha M, Ghareaghaji R, Salemi S, Sadegh-Asadi N, Sadeghi-Bazargani H

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:447-451

Published Date: 7 June 2013

Lipid profile among Moroccan overweight women and breast cancer: a case-control study

Laamiri FZ, Otmani A, Ahid S, Barkat A

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:439-445

Published Date: 5 June 2013

Increase in finishers and improvement of performance of masters runners in the Marathon des Sables

Jampen SC, Knechtle B, Rust CA, Lepers R, Rosemann T

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:427-438

Published Date: 5 June 2013

A survey of French general practitioners and a qualitative study on their use and assessment of predictive clinical scores

Sarazin M, Gonzalez Chiappe S, Kasprzyk M, Mismetti P, Lasserre A

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:419-426

Published Date: 25 June 2013

Action of irbesartan on blood pressure and glucose/lipid metabolism, in hemodialysis patients with hypertension

Onishi A, Morishita Y, Watanabe M, Numata A, Tezuka M, Okuda K, Tsunematsu S, Sugaya Y, Hashimoto S, Kusano E

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:405-411

Published Date: 28 May 2013

Predictive value of the fragmented QRS complex in 6-month mortality and morbidity following acute coronary syndrome

Akbarzadeh F, Pourafkari L, Ghaffari S, Hashemi M, Sadeghi-Bazargani H

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:399-404

Published Date: 28 May 2013

Neurological manifestations in children with Sanjad–Sakati syndrome

Elhassanien AF, Alghaiaty HA

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:393-398

Published Date: 27 May 2013

Effectiveness of exercise on cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease

Balsamo S, Willardson JM, Santana FS, Prestes J, Balsamo DC, Nascimento DC, dos Santos-Neto L, Nobrega OT

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:387-391

Published Date: 24 May 2013

The new face of rheumatic heart disease in South West Nigeria

Akinwusi PO, Peter JO, Oyedeji AT, Odeyemi AO

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:375-381

Published Date: 23 May 2013

West Nile virus infection and diplopia: a case report and review of literature

Dahal U, Mobarakai N, Sharma D, Pathak B

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:369-373

Published Date: 20 May 2013

Effects of disclosing hypothetical genetic test results for salt sensitivity on salt restriction behavior

Takeshima T, Okayama M, Harada M, Ae R, Kajii E

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:361-368

Published Date: 14 May 2013

Telemonitoring should have a central role in future health care

Yarrow-Jenkins A, Lemon TI

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:357-359

Published Date: 13 May 2013

Impact of admission blood glucose level on outcomes in community-acquired pneumonia in older adults

Bhattacharya RK, Mahnken JD, Rigler SK

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:341-344

Published Date: 6 May 2013

Forgotten drugs: long-term prescriptions of thyroid hormones – a cross-sectional study

Viniol A, Bösner S, Baum E, Donner-Banzhoff N

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:329-334

Published Date: 26 April 2013

Perforation and mortality after cleansing enema for acute constipation are not rare but are preventable

Niv G, Grinberg T, Dickman R, Wasserberg N, Niv Y

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:323-328

Published Date: 26 April 2013

Prevalence of hypertension in the rural adult population of Osun State, southwestern Nigeria

Asekun-Olarinmoye EO, Akinwusi PO, Adebimpe WO, Isawumi MA, Hassan MB, Olowe OA, Makanjuola OB, Alebiosu CO, Adewole TA

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:317-322

Published Date: 26 April 2013

Reduced performance difference between sexes in master mountain and city marathon running

Zingg MA, Knechtle B, Rüst CA, Rosemann T, Lepers R

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:267-275

Published Date: 18 April 2013

Genetic polymorphisms and associated susceptibility to asthma

March ME, Sleiman PMA, Hakonarson H

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:253-265

Published Date: 17 April 2013

Exercise as a prescription therapy for breast and colon cancer survivors

Galanti G, Stefani L, Gensini GF

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:245-251

Published Date: 16 April 2013

Efficacy of musculoskeletal injections by primary care providers in the office: a retrospective cohort study

Bhagra A, Syed H, Reed DA, Poterucha TH, Cha SS, Baumgartner TJ, Takahashi PY

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:237-243

Published Date: 15 April 2013

Relationship between napping during night shift work and household obligations of female nursing personnel

Silva Costa A, Fischer FM, Griep RH, Rotenberg L

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:227-231

Published Date: 11 April 2013

Analysis of participation and performance in athletes by age group in ultramarathons of more than 200 km in length

Zingg MA, Knechtle B, Rüst CA, Rosemann T, Lepers R

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:209-220

Published Date: 9 April 2013

Hospital-based incidence of maternal heart failure during pregnancy in Nigeria

Akinwusi PO, Adeniji AO, Atanda OO, Adekunle AD

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:201-207

Published Date: 8 April 2013

Possible hypoglycemic action of SX-fraction targeting insulin signal transduction pathway

Konno S, Alexander B, Zade J, Choudhury M

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:181-187

Published Date: 25 March 2013

Effects of home telemonitoring on transitions between frailty states and death for older adults: a randomized controlled trial

Upatising B, Hanson GJ, Kim YL, Cha SS, Yih Y, Takahashi PY

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:145-151

Published Date: 14 March 2013

Comparative diagnostic study of biomarkers using FibroMax™ and pathology for prediction of liver steatosis in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection: an Egyptian study

Fouad A, Sabry D, Ahmed R, Kamal M, Abd Allah S, Marzouk S, Amin M, Abd Al Aziz R, El Badri A, Khattab H, Helmy D

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:127-134

Published Date: 12 March 2013

Pelvic schwannoma in the right parametrium

Machairiotis N, Zarogoulidis P, Stylianaki A, Karatrasoglou E, Sotiropoulou G, Floreskou A, Chatzi E, Karamani A, Liapi G, Papakonstantinou E, Katsikogiannis N, Courcoutsakis N, Machairiotis C

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:123-126

Published Date: 8 March 2013

Prevalence of symptoms and risk of sleep apnea in Dubai, UAE

Mahboub B, Afzal S, Alhariri H, Alzaabi A, Vats M, Soans A

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:109-114

Published Date: 6 March 2013

Progressive disseminated histoplasmosis presenting with cachexia and hypercalcemia

Khasawneh FA, Ahmed S, Halloush RA

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:79-83

Published Date: 27 February 2013

A comparison of participation and performance in age group finishers competing in and qualifying for Ironman Hawaii

Stiefel M, Rüst CA, Rosemann T, Knechtle B

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:67-77

Published Date: 22 February 2013

Cardiovascular risk factor investigation: a pediatric issue

Rodrigues AN, Abreu GR, Resende RS, Goncalves WL, Gouvea SA

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:57-66

Published Date: 5 March 2013

Negligence, genuine error, and litigation

Sohn DH

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:49-56

Published Date: 15 February 2013

Interruption of scheduled, automatic feeding and reduction of excess energy intake in toddlers

Ciampolini M, Brenna JT, Giannellini V, Bini S

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:39-47

Published Date: 31 January 2013

Acromegaly: the disease, its impact on patients, and managing the burden of long-term treatment

Adelman DT, Liebert KJP, Nachtigall LB, Lamerson M, Bakker B

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:31-38

Published Date: 18 January 2013

Association of body composition with sarcopenic obesity in elderly women

Silva AO, Karnikowski MGO, Funghetto SS, Stival MM, Lima RM, Souza JC, Navalta JW, Prestes J

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:25-29

Published Date: 14 January 2013

Low dose aspirin therapy and renal function in elderly patients

Akinwusi PO, Oluyombo R, Ogunro PS, Adeniji AO, Okunola OO, Ayodele OE

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:19-24

Published Date: 10 January 2013

Diagnostic value of pleural fluid interferon-gamma and adenosine deaminase in patients with pleural tuberculosis in Qatar

Khan FY, Hamza M, Omran AH, Saleh M, Lingawi M, Alnaqdy A, Abdel Rahman MO, Ahmedullah HS, Hamza A, Ani AA, Errayes M, Almaslamani M, Mahmood AA

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:13-18

Published Date: 10 January 2013

Major stroke in a 19-year-old patient with a univentricular heart

Riemann M, Idorn L, Wagner A, Søndergaard L, Kanters JK

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:9-12

Published Date: 9 January 2013

Assessment of the types of catheter infectivity caused by Candida species and their biofilm formation. First study in an intensive care unit in Algeria

Seddiki SML, Boucherit-Otmani Z, Boucherit K, Badsi-Amir S, Taleb M, Kunkel D

International Journal of General Medicine 2013, 6:1-7

Published Date: 9 January 2013