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  • Neuroanatomy teaching: an example of active teaching applied to medical formation

    Neuroanatomy teaching: an example of active teaching applied to medical formation Sophia Kelly Abreu de Castro1; Hisao Nishijo3; Tales Alexandre Aversi-Ferreira2,3 1School of Medicine, Federal University of Alfenas, Alfenas-MG, Brazil. 2Biomathematics and Physical Anthropology Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, Biomedical Institute, Federal University of Alfenas, Alfenas-MG, Brazil. 3System Emotional Science, Graduate School of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan. The paradigm shift from traditional teaching to new methodologies faces the challenges of current implementation in universities, especially in…

  • Entropy production as a physical pacemaker of lifespan in mole-rats

    Entropy production as a physical pacemaker of lifespan in mole-rats L. Triana1, G. Cocho2, R. Mansilla3, & J.M. Nieto-Villar4* 1Complete Pharmaceutics, Florida, United States of America. 2Instituto de Física de la UNAM, México 3Centro de Investigaciones Interdisciplinarias en Ciencias y Humanidades, UNAM, México. 4Department of Chemical-Physics, A. Alzola Group of Thermodynamics of Complex Systems of M.V. Lomonosov Chemistry Chair, Faculty of Chemistry, University of Havana, Cuba. This work discusses the relationship of the biological aging between mole-rats and rats through…

  • Cardiovascular Disease Associated with the Chronic Use of Ergotamine: A Case Report

    Cardiovascular Disease Associated with the Chronic Use of Ergotamine: A Case Report Vesga C 1* Sotomayor JA2 , Giraldo-González GC3 1Department of Cardiology, Fundación Valle del Lili, Cra 98 #18-49, Cali, Colombia. Universidad Icesi, Health Sciences Faculty, Calle 18 No. 122-135, Cali, Colombia. 2Internal Medicine Resident, Universidad Icesi, Health Sciences Faculty, Calle 18 No. 122-135, Cali, Colombia. 3Cardiology fellow, Universidad Icesi, Health Sciences Faculty, Calle 18 No. 122-135, Cali, Colombia. Ergotamine and its derivatives were used for multiple diseases; in…

  • Selection of Angiogenic Markers that Predict the Transition from Bisphosphonate Exposure to MRONJ in a Rat Model

    Selection of Angiogenic Markers that Predict the Transition from Bisphosphonate Exposure to MRONJ in a Rat Model Sonoko Nakasato1, Joshua Sanchez1, Katherine Chapman1, Michael Benichou1, Sadanand Fulzele2, Jeffrey A. Elo1, Shirley Y. Kang1, Carlos Guerra1, James L. Borke1 1College of Dental Medicine, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, California, UNITED STATES; 2Orthopedic Surgery, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia, UNITED STATES Medication related osteonecrosis of the jaw (MRONJ) is a disorder characterized by loss of blood supply to the jaws and death…

  • Eve and Evil. Hypnoanalysis of Demonic Possession. A Case-Study.

    Eve & Evil. Hypnoanalysis of Demonic Possession. A Case-Study. József P. Vas MD H-+527. Soltész Nagy Kálmán u. 1. 1/5, Miskolc, Hungary. A woman, named Eve, has been possessed by Evil. She is continuously tortured by host of visions and cursed by demonic voices. She has a miscarriage and commits suicide several times. The therapist builds up a Jungian type of hypnotherapy and hypnoanalysis based upon Eve’s fairy tale experiences come from her childhood. The patient’s absolute good and evil…

  • Paraparesis following commencement of Anti Tuberculosis drugs for latent Tuberculosis. Case report and review of literature

    Paraparesis following commencement of Anti Tuberculosis drugs for latent Tuberculosis. Case report and review of literature Danish Waqar1 and Mohamed A Yassin2 1.Department of Medical Education, Hamad Medical Corporation 2.Deaprtment of Medical Oncology NCCCR,Hamad Medical Corporation A 43 year old female Patient, with recently diagnosed latent Tuberculosis (TB), started On anti – TB drugs (Isoniazid, Rifampicin), came with symptoms of Motor and sensory polyneuropathy only 4 weeks after starting the drugs. Extensive investigations were pursued. Nerve conduction study showed Features…

  • A traditional formulation of Shorea robusta resin found effective in excision wound model in rats

    A traditional formulation of Shorea robusta resin found effective in excision wound model in rats Shrijana Shakya and Deepak Bashyal Department of Pharmacy, Institute of Medicine A large proportion of the population of developing countries still uses traditional medicines, either as a result of the high cost of Western pharmaceuticals and health care, or because the traditional medicines are more acceptable from a cultural and spiritual perspective(1). The WHO estimates nearly 80% of the population still depends upon herbal medicines…

  • Spartial Distribution of Phytochemical and Antifungal Evaluation of Six Medicinal Plants in South-West, Nigeria

    Spartial Distribution of Phytochemical and Antifungal Evaluation of Six Medicinal Plants in South-West, Nigeria *Oladejo, S. O.1, Olawuyi, O. J.2, Awoniran D.R.1 and Mudasiru, O. M.3 1Department of GIS, Federal University of Technology Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria 2, 3Department of Botany, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria The phytochemical and antifungal evaluations of the leaves of six plant species (Chromolaena odorata, Euphorbia hirta, Ficus asperifolia, Momordica charantia, Nicotiana tabacum and Spondias mombin) in Nigeria were studied. The leaves of these plants…

  • Fracture Rehabilitation in Ayurveda

    Fracture Rehabilitation in Ayurveda Rajeshwari PN, Arya S Menon, Soumya MS, Rabinarayan Tripathy, Shaithya Raj Dept. of Shalya Tantra (Surgery), Amrita School of Ayurveda, Amritapuri, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India. Rehabilitation of fracture is the act of restoring an injured part to its former state through proper therapy and training,so as to improve the quality of life. After proper union of fracture, it is desirable that the joints regain normal functions and shape, which is why rehabilitation is an inevitable treatment…

  • Ovarian Mucinous Cystadenoma Complicating Pregnancy- A Case Report

    Ovarian Mucinous Cystadenoma Complicating Pregnancy- A Case Report Padmini Kumari and Mala Sinha Gynae and Obs, Mahavir Cancer Sansthan Diagnosis of ovarian tumor during pregnancy presents a management dilemma. We herein report a case of huge ovarian cyst adenoma complicating pregnancy in a 25 years old gravida 3, previous two caesarian, presenting at 13 wks. pregnancy. She was referred from periphery for uterine size more than the period of gestation and ultrasound (USG) showing 25×12 cm ovarian cyst. USG was…