Medical Sciences

Western University
Medical Sciences
Tiffany Ni

Hearing loss is the fastest growing and one of the most prevalent chronic health conditions in the world. Cisplatin, a drug widely used in the treatment of many cancers, has been shown to be particularly damaging to the inner ear, causing...

University of Western Australia
Medical Sciences
Michaela Taylor-Williams

The development of medical imaging and other techniques for accurate in vivo cancer diagnosis and monitoring can be less invasive and detect disease in an earlier stage than internal biopsies. Earlier detection is

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University of Calgary
Medical Sciences
Anna Samson

The etiology of drug addiction, a compulsive and relapsing brain disorder, is poorly understood. Human correlational studies have found an association between early life adversity (ELA) (e.g. physical abuse, neglect) and addiction liability....

University of Edinburgh
Medical Sciences
Lina Zakarauskaite

Family, Twin And Adoption Studies Have Established The Genetic Relationship Between Schizotypy And Schizophrenia, However, Specific Genes Underpinning This Relationship Are Yet Unknown. Here We Use A Novel Machine Learning Method And A Genome-...

Karolinska Institute
Medical Sciences
Camille Wilhelmi

Deficits In Social Cognition Are Evident In Both Schizophrenia And Bipolar Disorder, And Both Disorders Show Structural Abnormalities Evident In Gray Matter Across Many Regions Of The Brain. However, The Relationship Between Social Cognitive...

Karolinska Institute
Medical Sciences
Paulina Werner

Alzheimer Disease (AD) Is The Most Prevalent Neurodegenerative Disorder Characterized By Progressive Memory Decline And Additional Deficits In Cognitive Functions. Epidemiological Studies Have Identified Hypercholesterolemia As One Of The Risk...

Queen's University Belfast
Medical Sciences
Ryan Sterritt

Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Is The Leading Cause Of Death Globally, In 2013 It Was Responsible For 30% Of All Deaths Worldwide. It Has Been Shown That Endothelial Dysfunction Is A Major Pathological Mechanism That Precedes CVD, Yet These Damaged...

Karolinska Institute
Medical Sciences
Besaf Pirmosa

Concomitant Extrahepatic Disease And Liver Metastases Of Colorectal Cancer, Influence On Survival And Treatment

Introduction:
Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Is The Third Most Common Form Of Cancer Among Both Men And Women, And The Fourth...

Karolinska Institute
Medical Sciences
Tina Yanting Lorentzon

The Aim Of This Study Was To Assess The Intra-Observer Repeatability And Reproducibility Of Skin Perfusion Pressure (Spp) Test In Healthy Volunteers. We Studied 40 Limbs Of 20 Participants Using Laser Doppler Probes At Three Leg And Foot Segments...

Queen's University Belfast
Medical Sciences
Royce HF Law

Background
Modern Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD) Correction Yields Good Outcomes And Survival. However, A Significant Portion Of Patients Requires Reoperations Due To Various Reasons, The Most Common Of Which Are Left...