European Journal of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences

Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2017

  • Haemodialysis and Vascular Access in the End Stage Kidney Disease

    Muhammad A. Siddiqui, Derek Santos, Suhel Ashraff, Thomas Carline

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: Nov. 16, 2016
    Accepted: Dec. 22, 2016
    Published: Jan. 12, 2017
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    Abstract: The efficiency of haemodialysis treatment relies on a functional status of vascular access. A vascular access makes life-saving haemodialysis treatments possible. The efficiency of haemodialysis treatment relies on a functional status of vascular access. The purpose of this review was to discuss the role of haemodialysis and vascular access in end ... Show More
  • Emerging Role of Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADCs) in Therapeutics: An Appraisal

    Raja Chakraverty, Tatini Debnath

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 7-12
    Received: Oct. 15, 2016
    Accepted: Jan. 12, 2017
    Published: Feb. 09, 2017
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    Abstract: Antibody drug conjugates intends to pursue the monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) as the potent source of delivering cytotoxic drugs to more specific site which binds selectively to the antigen expressing tumor cells. Inspite of the facts, various other safety profile must be considered while designing and optimizing ADC such as selecting congruous targe... Show More
  • Estimation of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) Prevalence in Adult Population in Western European Countries: A Systematic Review

    Khan Redzwan Habib

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 13-18
    Received: Jan. 16, 2017
    Accepted: Jan. 25, 2017
    Published: Feb. 16, 2017
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    Abstract: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome or CTS has been recognized as an occupational disease in 9 out of 12 members countries of the EU as early as 2001. CTS is ranked 6th among the occupational diseases in Scandinavian countries and also outside EU. Increased prevalence of the disease is believed to have a link with several occupations where work involves exposur... Show More
  • Infection by Helicobacter pylori in Nova Iguaçu City, Rio de Janeiro Province, Brazil

    Pedro Vinhaes Braga da Silva, Victoria Luiza Pacini, Antonio Neres Norberg

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 19-23
    Received: Jan. 19, 2017
    Accepted: Feb. 14, 2017
    Published: Mar. 01, 2017
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    Abstract: Helicobacter pylori infection is an important factor in the development of gastric carcinogenesis, but only a fraction of infected patients will develop gastric cancer. The aim of this research is to investigate the prevalence of H. pylori infection among dyspeptic patients of Nova Iguaçu city, province of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The research desig... Show More
  • Comparative Analyses of Effects of Posture Variations on Neuromuscular Efficiency of Para-vertebral Muscles in Patients with Low Back Pain

    Onigbinde Ayodele Teslim, Ayanlade Osuolale Basiru, Olaoye Ayoola Olumide, Ibikunle Adeoye Folorunsho

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 24-33
    Received: Sep. 30, 2016
    Accepted: Oct. 15, 2016
    Published: Mar. 02, 2017
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    Abstract: This study investigated the neuromuscular efficiency of patients with Low Back Pain (LBP) at different spinal postures using electromyographic indices [Spinal Muscle Electrical Activities (SMEA) and Root Mean Square (RMS)]. This was with the view to establishing if there would be significant differences between SMEA of patients with Low Back Pain (... Show More
  • Psidium Guajava Leaf Extracts Fed to Mono-sex Nile Tilapia Oreochromis Niloticus Enhance Immune Response Against Pseudomonas fluorescens

    Jannatul Ferdous, Md. Mer Mosharraf Hossain, Md. Hasan Uj Jaman, Ariful Haque Rupom, Nafisa Islam Tonny, Ahmed Jaman

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, February 2017
    Pages: 34-42
    Received: Jan. 28, 2017
    Accepted: Feb. 15, 2017
    Published: Mar. 02, 2017
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    Abstract: Plants are being explored as a major source of medicinal compounds. The present study was intended to explore the efficacy of dietary doses of Psidium guajava leaf extracts mixed with Maize bran (control) on growth performance, immunological parameters and disease resistance against Pseudomonas fluorescens infection in mono-sex Nile tilapia, Oreoch... Show More