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  1. Abnormal hypermethylation of CpG islands associated with tumor suppressor genes can lead to transcriptional silencing in neoplasia. The aim of this study was to investigate the promoter methylation and express...

    Authors: W Guo, Z Dong, Y Guo, G Kuang, Z Yang and Z Chen

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:453

    Content type: Research

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  2. Thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) is a clinical phenomenon resulting from compression of the neurovascular structures at the superior aperture of the thorax which presents with varying symptoms. Regarding to the ...

    Authors: M Sadeghi-Azandaryani, D Bürklein, A Ozimek, C Geiger, N Mendl, B Steckmeier and J Heyn

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:443

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  3. The diagnostic tools to predict the prognosis in patients suffering from breast cancer (BC) need further improvements. New technological achievements like the gene profiling of circulating tumour cells (CTC) c...

    Authors: E Bölke, K Orth, PA Gerber, G Lammering, R Mota, M Peiper, C Matuschek, W Budach, E Rusnak, S Shaikh, B Dogan, HB Prisack and H Bojar

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:426

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  4. As its central basis for research, the Competence Network for HIV/AIDS (KompNet) established a nationwide cohort study on HIV-positive patients being in medical care in Germany. In this paper, we describe the ...

    Authors: K Jansen, NH Brockmeyer, M Hahn, I Kaul, S Fenske, M Rausch, B Kuhlmann, A Ulmer, E Lauenroth-Mai, T Harrer, M Hower, A Skaletz-Rorowski and C Michalik

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:415

    Content type: Research

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  5. Breast cancer (BC) represents one of the leading causes of cancer related deaths worldwide. New tools for diagnostic staging and therapeutic monitoring are needed to improve individualized therapies and improv...

    Authors: E Bölke, K Orth, PA Gerber, G Lammering, R Mota, M Peiper, C Matuschek, W Budach, E Rusnak, S Shaikh, B Dogan, HB Prisack and H Bojar

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:359

    Content type: Research

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  6. The Gasperini syndrome is a very rare brainstem disease characterized by the typical combination of ipsilateral lesions of the cranial nerves V-VII and dissociated contralateral hemihypesthesia, whereas both c...

    Authors: M Krasnianski, T Müller, S Zierz and M Winterholler

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:413

    Content type: Case report

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  7. The aim of the present study was to determine whether regular exercise training (ET) is effective at promoting the mobilization of CPCs and improving their functional activity in patients with recently acquire...

    Authors: M Brehm, F Picard, P Ebner, G Turan, E Bölke, M Köstering, P Schüller, T Fleissner, D Ilousis, K Augusta, M Peiper, Ch Schannwell and BE Strauer

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:393

    Content type: Research

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  8. Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:378

    Content type: Research

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  9. Quantitative tests of liver function (QTLF) which are based on the hepatic metabolism or clearance of test substances have been successfully used to predict prognosis of a variety of different liver diseases. ...

    Authors: M Miller, A Kahraman, B Ross, M Beste and G Gerken

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:369

    Content type: Review

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  10. There is a high comorbidity of schizophrenia and obsessive-compulsory disorder (OCD) associated with more severe symptoms. Standard pharmacotherapy achieve symptom improvement in approximately 60% only.

    Authors: F Hanisch, J Friedemann, J Piro and P Gutmann

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:367

    Content type: Case report

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  11. The preferred immunosuppressive drug for long term treatment of myasthenia gravis (MG) is azathioprine (AZA). Mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) was suggested as an effective and safe second line alternative to AZA.

    Authors: F Hanisch, M Wendt and S Zierz

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:364

    Content type: Research

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  12. We conducted a single-centre, randomised, double-blinded, placebo-controlled phase II clinical study to test safety and efficacy of a 12-week therapy with low-dose (700 mg/daily) or high-dose (2800 mg/daily) o...

    Authors: N Dauletbaev, P Fischer, B Aulbach, J Gross, W Kusche, U Thyroff-Friesinger, TOF Wagner and J Bargon

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:352

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  13. Only 50% of gallbladder cancers (GBC) are recognized before operation and the remaining tumors are diagnosed during surgery or afterwards by the pathologist. These situations may demand substantial modificatio...

    Authors: F Löhe, G Meimarakis, C Schauer, M Angele, KW Jauch and RJ Schauer

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:345

    Content type: Research

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  14. In this paper, we describe the main objectives, the study design and the onset of the patient cohort of the German Competence Network for HIV/AIDS (KompNet). Furthermore, we depict sociodemographic and clinica...

    Authors: K Jansen, C Michalik, M Hahn, S Dupke, S Esser, H Jaeger, S Köppe, A Moll, A Plettenberg, RE Schmidt, A Skaletz-Rorowski and NH Brockmeyer

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:323

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  15. Rectal polypectomy causes thinning (or even perforation) of the rectal wall in addition to thermic injury at the polypectomy site.

    Authors: WY Khoder, AJ Becker, B Schlenker, S Tritschler, PJ Bastian and CG Stief

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:320

    Content type: Case report

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  16. Macrolide antibiotics are reported to modulate the production of cytokines in various type of cells. We examined the effect of macrolide antibiotics on inflammatory cytokines (IL-6 and IL-8) and chemical media...

    Authors: A Kamemoto, T Ara, T Hattori, Y Fujinami, Y Imamura and P-L Wang

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:309

    Content type: Research

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  17. High blood pressure is one of the most important risk factors, directly responsible for increasing the cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. The primary objective was to evaluate the efficacy of metoprolol X...

    Authors: A Pareek, SD Zawar, SB Salagre, NB Chandurkar and ND Karnik

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:297

    Content type: Research

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  18. Blood loss during radical prostatectomy has been a long term issue. The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of the training level of the first assistant regarding blood loss in open retropubic r...

    Authors: A Karl, A Buchner, H Beckerv, M Staehler, M Seitz and C Stief

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:292

    Content type: Research

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  19. Multiple severe trauma frequently leads to massive dysbalances of the human immune system. This phenomenon is known as "Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS)". SIRS is connected to multiple organ failure...

    Authors: V Bogner, L Keil, K-G Kanz, C Kirchhoff, BA Leidel, W Mutschler and P Biberthaler

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:284

    Content type: Research

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  20. Dysplasia epiphysealis hemimelica (DEH) or Trevor's Disease is a very rare disease with an estimated incidence of one in 1.000.000. The majority of cases reported affect the lower limb and only 25 case reports...

    Authors: T Vogel, T Skuban, C Kirchhoff, A Baur-Melnyk, S Siegert and B Heimkes

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:272

    Content type: Case report

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  21. Currently, total hip replacement (THR) is most commonly performed via a posterior or a direct lateral approach, but the impact of the latter on the invention's outcome has yet not been quantified.

    Authors: W-C Witzleb, L Stephan, F Krummenauer, A Neuke and K-P Günther

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:256

    Content type: Research

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  22. The search for influencing factors and new pathways in aseptic loosening of arthroplasties is a major focus of recent studies. Analyses of polymorphisms of genes revealed a correlation between a specific allel...

    Authors: C Wedemeyer, MD Kauther, S Hanenkamp, H Nückel, M Bau, W Siffert and HS Bachmann

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:250

    Content type: Research

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  23. There is only little data on immune reconstitution in antiretroviral naïve AIDS-patients with toxoplasmosis. The observation of several cases with reduced increase of CD4-cells upon start of antiretroviral tre...

    Authors: U Kastenbauer, E Wolf, C Kollan, O Hamouda and JR Bogner

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:244

    Content type: Research

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  24. Desmoid tumors are fibroblastic/myofibroblastic neoplasms, which originate from musculo-aponeurotic structures and are classified as deep fibromatoses. Despite their benign histologic appearance and lack of me...

    Authors: E Bölke, H Krasniqi, G Lammering, R Engers, C Matuschek, S Gripp, PA Gerber, G Fischer, M Peiper, S Shaikh, W Budach and K Orth

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:240

    Content type: Review

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  25. Pneumatosis intestinalis has been increasingly detected in recent years with the more frequent use of computed tomography for abdominal imaging of the intestine. The underlying causes of the gas found during r...

    Authors: PN Khalil, S Huber-Wagner, R Ladurner, A Kleespies, M Siebeck, W Mutschler, K Hallfeldt and K-G Kanz

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:231

    Content type: Research

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  26. Poor adherence to complex multimodal therapies is a widely recognized problem in the daily care of dialysis patients, contributing to excess morbidity and mortality of this population. While a few studies have...

    Authors: H Schmid, B Hartmann and H Schiffl

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:185

    Content type: Research

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  27. Lipodystrophies represent a heterogeneous group of diseases characterized by altered body fat repartition and often metabolic alterations. Here we illustrate a 20 year old male with myositis in association wit...

    Authors: H-J Gdynia, P Weydt, A Ernst, S Klein, A-D Sperfeld and A Riecker

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:228

    Content type: Case report

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  28. Several epidemiological studies address psychosomatic 'self regulation' as a measure of quality of life aspects. However, although widely used in studies with a focus on complementary cancer treatment, and rec...

    Authors: A Büssing, M Girke, C Heckmann, F Schad, T Ostermann and M Kröz

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:223

    Content type: Research

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  29. Maternal body mass index has an impact on maternal and fetal pregnancy outcome. An increased maternal BMI is known to be associated with admission of the newborn to a neonatal care unit. The reasons and impact...

    Authors: P Kalk, F Guthmann, K Krause, K Relle, M Godes, G Gossing, H Halle, R Wauer and B Hocher

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:216

    Content type: Research

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  30. Chronic kidney disease is frequent in patients after orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) and has impact on survival. Patients receiving calcineurin inhibitors (CNI) are at increased risk to develop impaired...

    Authors: T Gerhardt, B Terjung, P Knipper, H Palmedo, RP Woitas, J Kalff, T Sauerbruch and U Spengler

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:210

    Content type: Research

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  31. A cyclosporine (CsA)-based immunosuppression is associated with an increased incidence of cholelithiasis after heart transplantation. It is not known if tacrolimus (Tac) has comparable biliary side effects in ...

    Authors: J Stief, HU Stempfle, M Götzberger, P Überfuhr, M Köpple, P Lehnert, C Kaiser and U Schiemann

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:206

    Content type: Research

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  32. To assess the efficacy and safety of a treatment switch from a twice-daily (BID) regimen containing zidovudine (ZDV) and lamivudine (3TC) plus a third agent to a once daily (QD) regimen containing the fixed-do...

    Authors: K Arasteh, L Weitner, S Fenske, B Kuhlmann, M Freiwald, R Ebrahimi, L Gallo, B Ranneberg and T Mertenskoetter

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:195

    Content type: Research

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  33. In HIV-infected patients, manifestations of the disease are common in the gastrointestinal tract. The objective of our study was to evaluate the diagnostic yield of the Given® Video Capsule System (Given Imaging,...

    Authors: M Oette, A Stelzer, K Göbels, M Wettstein, A Sagir, T Feldt and D Häussinger

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:191

    Content type: Research

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  34. Here we report a 33-years-old woman with hereditary spherocytosis and hemochromatosis due to homozygosity for the C282Y mutation of the HFE gene. The coinheritance of both conditions led to severe iron overload a...

    Authors: A Höblinger, C Erdmann, CP Strassburg, T Sauerbruch and F Lammert

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:182

    Content type: Review

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  35. Superstition is common and causes discomfiture or fear, especially in patients who have to undergo surgery for cancer. One superstition is, that moon phases influence surgical outcome. This study was performed...

    Authors: A Kuehnl, M Herzog, M Schmidt, H-M Hornung, K-W Jauch, RA Hatz and C Graeb

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:178

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  36. Infection of the spleen with echinococcus is a rare clinical entity. Because the diagnosis of a splenic infestation with echinococcus is sometimes delayed, large hydatid cysts or pseudotumors may develop, dema...

    Authors: G Meimarakis, G Grigolia, F Loehe, KW Jauch and RJ Schauer

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:165

    Content type: Research

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  37. Evaluation of gait performance and muscle activity patterns as well as clinical efficacy and safety after single intraarticular injection with hyaluronan compared with triamcinolone in patients with knee osteo...

    Authors: A Skwara, R Ponelis, CO Tibesku, D Rosenbaum and S Fuchs-Winkelmann

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:157

    Content type: Research

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  38. LIGHT (TNFSF 14) belongs to the tumor necrosis factor superfamily and is expressed by activated T cells as well as various types of antigen presenting cells. LIGHT binds to its cellular receptors TR2 and LTßR ...

    Authors: S Celik, V Shankar, A Richter, H-J Hippe, M Akhavanpoor, F Bea, C Erbel, S Urban, N Blank, N Wambsganss, HA Katus and TJ Dengler

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:147

    Content type: Research

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  39. Among people with HIV, we examined symptom attribution to HIV or HIV-therapy, awareness of potential side effects and discontinuation of treatment, as well as sex/gender differences.

    Authors: H Kremer, U Sonnenberg-Schwan, G Arendt, NH Brockmeyer, A Potthoff, A Ulmer, K Graefe, T Lorenzen, W Starke and UA Walker

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:139

    Content type: Research

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  40. Multiclass-drug resistance, often caused by poor treatment compliance, is a challenging problem in all categories of HIV-infected patients. Selective pressure is higher in youth for both biological and behavio...

    Authors: R Rosso, C Bernardini, B Bruzzone, G Secondo, G Icardi, C Viscoli and A Di Biagio

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:136

    Content type: Case report

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  41. Neurofibromatosis (NF) is one of the most common genetic disorders. Inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion, this phacomatosis is classified into two genetically distinct subtypes characterized by multiple ...

    Authors: PA Gerber, AS Antal, NJ Neumann, B Homey, C Matuschek, M Peiper, W Budach and E Bölke

    Citation: European Journal of Medical Research 2009 14:102

    Content type: Review

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