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  1. The deadly threat of systemic infections with coagulase negative Staphylococcus lugdunensis despite an appropriate antibiotic therapy has only recently been recognized. The predominant infectious focus observed s...

    Authors: M Woznowski, I Quack, E Bölke, M Peiper, C Matuschek, SG Gatermann, LC Rump and G Schieren

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:410

    Content type: Case report

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  2. We found that locations of arginine-specific gingipain (RGP) in the cellular fractions in the crude extract, envelope, vesicles, and culture supernatants were 48%, 16%, 17%, and 31%, respectively, and the corr...

    Authors: S Oishi, M Miyashita, A Kiso, Y Kikuchi, O Ueda, K Hirai, Y Shibata and S Fujimura

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:397

    Content type: Research

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  3. Diverticula of the esophagus represent a rare pathological entity. Distinct classifications of the disease imply different surgical concepts. Surgery should be reserved for symptomatic patients only. Minimally...

    Authors: T Laubert, P Hildebrand, UJ Roblick, M Kraus, H Esnaashari, P Wellhöner and HP Bruch

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:390

    Content type: Research

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  4. The constantly growing amount of different kinds of colloid fluids necessitates comparative investigations with regards to the safety and effectivity in clinical use of these preparations. Hence we compared th...

    Authors: M Winterhalter, P Malinski, O Danzeisen, S Sixt, E Monaca, T Jüttner, M Peiper, P Kienbaum, A Koester and N Rahe-Meyer

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:383

    Content type: Research

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  5. Dendritic cells (DC) are the initiators and modulators of the immune responses. Some species of pathogenic microorganisms have developed immune evasion strategies by controlling antigen presentation function o...

    Authors: G Changyong, M Sun, H Li, N Brockmeyer and N Wu

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:377

    Content type: Research

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  6. The RAINBOW survey is a multinational observational study assessing the tolerability and efficacy of ritonavir-boosted saquinavir (SQV/r), using the 500 mg film-coated SQV formulation, in routine clinical prac...

    Authors: C Stephan, H Jaeger, A Carganico, G Knecht, T Lutz, C Mayr, FA Mosthaf, S Koeppe, M Mueller, E Wolf, A Tappe, E Wellmann and H Knechten

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:369

    Content type: Research

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  7. Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma usually starts as a rapidly growing mass in an internal lymph node and can grow in other areas such as the bone or intestines. About 1/3 of these lymphomas are confined to one par...

    Authors: E Bölke, M Peiper, C Matuschek, G Schieren, R Glombick, C Förster, W Budach and K Orth

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:367

    Content type: Case report

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  8. To compare the pelvic floor function of primiparous women to women after a second delivery regarding symptoms of urinary and anal incontinence, anal sphincter ruptures and bladder-neck mobility.

    Authors: K Jundt, I Scheer, V von Bodungen, F Krumbachner, K Friese and UM Peschers

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:362

    Content type: Research

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  9. Hilar cholangiocarcinoma is the fourth most common gastrointestinal malignancy. CA19-9 and CEA are helpful devices in the management of gastrointestinal malignancies and belong to clinical routine in surgical ...

    Authors: B Juntermanns, S Radunz, M Heuer, S Hertel, H Reis, JP Neuhaus, S Vernadakis, T Trarbach, A Paul and GM Kaiser

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:357

    Content type: Research

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  10. In general, chronic pancreatitis (CP) primarily requires conservative treatment. The chronic pain syndrome and complications make patients seek surgical advice, frequently after years of progression. In the pa...

    Authors: P Hildebrand, S Dudertadt, R Czymek, FG Bader, UJ Roblick, H-P Bruch and T Jungbluth

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:351

    Content type: Research

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  11. Volumetric assessment of the liver regularly yields discrepant results between pre- and intraoperatively determined volumes. Nevertheless, the main factor responsible for this discrepancy remains still unclear...

    Authors: SM Niehues, JK Unger, M Malinowski, J Neymeyer, B Hamm and M Stockmann

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:345

    Content type: Research

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  12. Systemic treatment of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) includes a variety of antineoplastic drugs. However, drug-resistance interferes with the effectiveness of chemotherapy. Preclinical testing m...

    Authors: PJ Schuler, S Trellakis, J Greve, M Bas, C Bergmann, E Bölke, G Lehnerdt, S Mattheis, AE Albers, S Brandau, S Lang, TL Whiteside, H Bier and TK Hoffmann

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:337

    Content type: Research

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  13. Streptococcus intermedius - a member of the Streptococcus anginosus group - is part of the normal microbial flora of the oral cavity. Despite being regarded as a harmless apathogenic commensal, Streptococcus int...

    Authors: A Neumayr, R Kubitz, JG Bode, P Bilk and D Häussinger

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:319

    Content type: Case report

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  14. Prevotella nigrescens, lacking siderophores was found to bind to the hemoproteins. The binding was observed also in the envelope which was prepared by sonication of the cell. The binding occurred in the pH-depen...

    Authors: M Miyashita, S Oishi, A Kiso, Y Kikuchi, O Ueda, K Hirai, Y Shibata and S Fujimura

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:314

    Content type: Research

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  15. The patch test (PT) with its modification - the strip patch test (SPT) - is the standard in vivo procedure to diagnose an allergic contact dermatitis (ACD). To date, none of the in vitro tests for the diagnosi...

    Authors: H Dickel, O Kuss, J Kamphowe, P Altmeyer and S Höxtermann

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:303

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  16. The concept of total mesorectal excision has revolutionised rectal cancer surgery. TME reduces the rate of local recurrence and tumour associated mortality. However, in clinical trials only 50% of the removed ...

    Authors: T Herzog, O Belyaev, AM Chromik, D Weyhe, CA Mueller, J Munding, A Tannapfel, W Uhl and MH Seelig

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:292

    Content type: Research

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  17. Sarcomatoid renal cell cancer (RCC) is a distinct histological variant of RCC that is associated with rapid progression and a poor prognosis. The optimal treatment for patients with sarcomatoid RCC remains to ...

    Authors: M Staehler, N Haseke, A Roosen, T Stadler, M Bader, M Siebels, A Karl and CG Stief

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:287

    Content type: Research

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  18. Tumor-related methylated DNA and circulating tumor cells (CTC) in the peripheral blood might be of prognostic importance in breast cancer. Thus, the aim of our study was to examine free methylated DNA and CTC ...

    Authors: C Matuschek, E Bölke, G Lammering, PA Gerber, M Peiper, W Budach, H Taskin, HB Prisack, G Schieren, K Orth and H Bojar

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:277

    Content type: Research

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  19. Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a relatively rare, polyomavirus associated, primary neuroendocrine carcinoma of the skin which is usually arising from dermal skin layers. However, the origin of MCC in the subcu...

    Authors: T Gambichler, S Kobus, A Kreuter, U Wieland and M Stücker

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:274

    Content type: Case report

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  20. For many patients confronted with chronic diseases, spirituality/religiosity is a relevant resource to cope. While most studies on patients' spiritual needs refer to the care of patients at the end of life, ou...

    Authors: A Büssing, HJ Balzat and P Heusser

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:266

    Content type: Research

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  21. Non-operative management of blunt splenic injury in adults has been applied increasingly at the end of the last century. Therefore, the lifelong risk of overwhelming post-splenectomy infection has been the maj...

    Authors: M Heuer, G Taeger, GM Kaiser, D Nast-Kolb, CA Kühne, S Ruchholtz, R Lefering, A Paul and S Lendemans

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:258

    Content type: Research

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  22. To compare the function of the pelvic floor in primiparae before and during pregnancy with the status post partum concerning symptoms of incontinence, sphincter ruptures, bladder-neck mobility and the influenc...

    Authors: K Jundt, I Scheer, B Schiessl, K Karl, K Friese and UM Peschers

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:246

    Content type: Research

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  23. Few data are available about the efficacy of maraviroc (MVC) during routine use. We characterized indications for MVC use and the efficacy of MVC in clinical practice.

    Authors: S Reuter, P Braken, B Jensen, S Sierra-Aragon, M Oette, M Balduin, R Kaiser and D Häussinger

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:231

    Content type: Research

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  24. The success of first-line antiretroviral therapy can be challenged by the acquisition of primary drug resistance. Here we report a case where baseline genotypic resistance testing detected resistance conferrin...

    Authors: E. Anadol, R. Kaiser, J. Verheyen, E. Schülter, J. Emmelkamp, C. Schwarze-Zander, B. Kupfer, J. C. Wasmuth and J. K. Rockstroh

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:225

    Content type: Case report

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  25. Dual therapy with aspirin and clopidogrel increases the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding. Therefore, co-therapy with a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) is recommended by most guidelines. However, there are warning...

    Authors: S. Kenngott, R. Olze, M. Kollmer, H. Bottheim, A. Laner, E. Holinski-Feder and M. Gross

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:220

    Content type: Research

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  26. Use of potent antiplatelet drugs requires evaluation of platelet function. While platelet function in elective cases is usually assessed in a central laboratory environment, there is also an urgent need for ra...

    Authors: A. A. Hanke, K. Roberg, E. Monaca, T. Sellmann, C. F. Weber, N. Rahe-Meyer and K. Görlinger

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:214

    Content type: Research

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  27. Renal impairment is a common complication of multiple myeloma occuring in up to 50% of patients at some stage in their disease. Due to occurrence of cast nephropathies we hypothesized circulatory dysregulation...

    Authors: U. Schiemann, H. C. Kaiser, M. Götzberger, R. Schmidmaier, F. Bantle and C. Straka

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:210

    Content type: Research

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  28. Antiseptics are frequently used for the prophylaxis and treatment of local infections of chronic wounds. Whereas local antiseptics in general have a positive effect on wound healing an uncritical use may impai...

    Authors: C. Marquardt, C. Matuschek, E. Bölke, P. A. Gerber, M. Peiper, J. v. Seydlitz-Kurzbach, B. A. Buhren, M. van Griensven, W. Budach, M. Hassan, G. Kukova, R. Mota, D. Höfer, K. Orth and W. Fleischmann

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:204

    Content type: Research

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  29. Bone grafting is a vital component in many surgical procedures to facilitate the repair of bone defects or fusions. Autologous bone has been the gold standard to date in spite of associated donor-site morbidit...

    Authors: P. Jungbluth, M. Hakimi, J. P. Grassmann, J. Schneppendahl, A. Kessner, M. Sager, A. R. Hakimi, J. Becker, J. Windolf and M. Wild

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:196

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  30. There are several well established scores for the assessment of the prognosis of major trauma patients that all have in common that they can be calculated at the earliest during intensive care unit stay. We in...

    Authors: S Huber-Wagner, J. Stegmaier, P. Mathonia, T. Paffrath, E. Euler, W. Mutschler, K. G. Kanz and R. Lefering

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:185

    Content type: Research

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  31. Squamous odontogenic tumor (SOT) is a rare benign odontogenic epithelial neoplasm. A slow-growing painless expansive swelling is the common presenting symptom. Histopathologically, SOT can be easily misdiagnos...

    Authors: CH Siar, K Nakano, KH Ng, M Tomida, H Nagatsuka and T Kawakami

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:180

    Content type: Case report

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  32. The cut-out of the sliding screw is one of the most common complications in the treatment of intertrochanteric fractures. The reasons for the cut-out are: a suboptimal position of the hip-screw in the femoral ...

    Authors: A Paech, E Wilde, AP Schulz, G Heinrichs, R Wendlandt, C Queitsch, B Kienast and Ch Jürgens

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:174

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  33. Liver injury due to trauma is a rare indication for transplantation. The main indications in such cases were uncontrollable bleeding and insufficient hepatic function. Because of poor results, liver transplant...

    Authors: M Heuer, GM Kaiser, S Lendemans, S Vernadakis, JW Treckmann and A Paul

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:169

    Content type: Research

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  34. The sequences of many genomes are available; therefore, relevant methods are needed for rapid and efficient identification of functional genes. The ability of tumour cells to resist apoptosis induced by antica...

    Authors: M Hassan, C Matuschek, PA Gerber, M Peiper, W Budach and E Bölke

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:162

    Content type: Review

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  35. To examine the in vivo anti-fibrotic effect of rat soluble transforming growth factor β receptor II (RsTβRII) and IFN-γ fusion protein (RsTβRII-IFN-γ) in rat hepatic fibrosis model.

    Authors: H Yao, J Pan, Y Qian, Z Pei, A Bader, NH Brockmeyer, P Altmeyer and L Zhang

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:152

    Content type: Research

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  36. Avoiding abacavir in HIV-infected patients tested positive for HLA-B*5701 reduces the risk of abacavir hypersensitivity reaction (ABC-HSR). Our aim was to assess the costs of clinically suspected HSR and to es...

    Authors: E Wolf, M Blankenburg, JR Bogner, W Becker, D Gorriahn, MC Mueller, H Jaeger, R Welte, M Baudewig, R Walli and M Stoll

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:145

    Content type: Research

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  37. Progressive immunodeficiency associated with HIV-infection leads to a progressive course of liver disease in HIV/HCV-co-infected patients. Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) efficiently restores and ...

    Authors: F Grünhage, J-C Wasmuth, S Herkenrath, N Vidovic, G Goldmann, J Rockstroh, F Lammert, J Oldenburg, T Sauerbruch and U Spengler

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:139

    Content type: Research

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  38. The purpose of this report is to document a case of unsuspected ameloblastoma involving the right man dibular subpontic region in a 38-year-old Cambodian female patient. This lesion was purportedly preceded by...

    Authors: CH Siar, K Nakano, PI Chelvanayagam, KH Ng, H Nagatsuka and T Kawakami

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:135

    Content type: Case report

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  39. New modalities like Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) allow non-invasive examination of the internal structure of biological tissue in vivo. The potential benefits and limitations of this new technology for t...

    Authors: A Karl, H Stepp, E Willmann, A Buchner, Y Hocaoglu, C Stief and S Tritschler

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:131

    Content type: Research

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  40. Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common disorder with consequences for the patient's health-related quality of life (HRQoL). In Germany, few data are available on the impact of GERD on work-relate...

    Authors: M Gross, U Beckenbauer, J Burkowitz, H Walther and B Brueggenjuergen

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:124

    Content type: Research

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  41. To avoid damage to the ureters during bladder neck preparation in radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer, it may be helpful to insert ureteral stents temporarily or to intravenously administer indigo carmin...

    Authors: B Schlenker, C Gratzke, M Seitz, P von Walter, D Tilki, O Reich, D Zaak, CG Stief and MJ Bader

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:121

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  42. This study was performed to investigate the impact of HAART versus no HAART and nucleoside free versus nucleoside containing HAART on the efficacy and safety of pegylated interferon and ribavirin therapy for t...

    Authors: M Vogel, G Ahlenstiel, B Hintsche, S Fenske, A Trein, T Lutz, D Schürmann, C Stephan, P Khaykin, M Bickel, C Mayr, A Baumgarten, P Buggisch, H Klinker, C John, J Gölz…

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:102

    Content type: Research

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  43. Efficient recruitment and activation of immuno-competent cells is crucial for an effective immune response to hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. Chemokines and chemokine receptors have been shown to be critica...

    Authors: Martin Coenen and Jacob Nattermann

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:97

    Content type: Review

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  44. The overall effect of HAART on the liver is the result of the balance between hepatotoxicity and the consequences of immunoreconstitution on the evolution of HIV-associated liver diseases, particularly viral h...

    Authors: JA Pineda, J Macías, JA Mira, N Merchante, J del Valle and KI Neukam

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2010 15:93

    Content type: Review

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