Open Access Editorial

Geriatric Cardiac Diseases

Giuseppe Cocco
Received: March 20, 2020; Published: April 01, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.2002112

Open Access Editorial

Challenges to Transplantation by the Assault of CoVid-19: Emergence of Molecular Diagnostics as Surveillance

David J. Ross
Received: March 27, 2020; Published: March 31, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.2001106

Open Access Opinion

Vitamin D in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection Receiving the Direct Antiviral Agents

Hsuan-Wei Chen, Hsuan-Hwai Lin, Yu-Lueng Shih, Tsai-Yuan Hsieh, Jung-Chun Lin
Received: February 23, 2020; Published: March 30, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.2001044

Abstract: N/A

Open Access Original Research

Antibody-Based Capture and Behaviour of Endothelial Cell Lines on Pre-Surface Modified Medical Grade Steel

Rohan R. Ravindranath, Brian De La Franier, Issaka Yougbare, Jason E. Fish, Michael Thompson
Received: January 25, 2020; Published: March 27, 2020; doi:10.21926/rpm.2001008

Abstract: Coronary artery disease is one of the major causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Coronary stents, tube-shaped medical implants that are placed in narrowed coronary arteries, have been used successfully in the management of this condition. However, re-narrowing (i.e. restenosis) o [...]

Open Access Case Report

Pediatric Mixed Left Ventricular Non-Compaction and Restrictive Cardiomyopathy Bridged to Heart Transplant with Ventricular Assist

Adam K. Morrison, Robert J. Gajarski, Ashley Hodge, Sara Fitzgerald-Butt, Peter Baker, Patrick M. McConnell, Deipanjan Nandi
Received: May 21, 2019; Published: March 26, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.2001105

Abstract: Left ventricular noncompaction cardiomyopathy (LVNC) is a rare form of heritable cardiomyopathy with wide genotypic variability, numerous phenotypic variations, and a wide spectrum of clinical disease from asymptomatic to end stage heart failure. Here, we present a case of a 2-year-old b [...]

Open Access Review

Dopaminergic Activity and Exercise Behavior in Anorexia Nervosa

Sasha Gorrell, Anne G.E. Collins, Daniel Le Grange, Tony T. Yang
Received: December 03, 2019; Published: March 23, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.neurobiol.2001053

Abstract: Driven exercise (i.e., the tendency to exercise in excess to influence weight/shape or regulate emotion) is difficult to manage in the context of anorexia nervosa, and is associated with poorer treatment outcomes, and psychological and medical severity. Driven exercise is observed in a considerable [...]

Open Access Editorial

Religious, and Ethno-Cultural Competence in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

Cynthia M. A. Geppert, Ronald W. Pies
Received: March 18, 2020; Published: March 23, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.icm.2001016

Abstract: Cultural and religious competence is an essential component of palliative and end-of-life care. Because religious, ethnic and racial groups often differ in their values and preferences, including their attitudes toward palliative and end-of-life care, clinicians must maintain an [...]

Open Access Case Report

Knight in Splicing Armor: Alternative Splicing as a Neuroprotective Mechanism

Joun Park, Xianzun Tao, R. Grace Zhai
Received: January 13, 2020; Published: March 20, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.genet.2001106

Abstract: By adjusting gene expression in response to environmental changes, cells can optimize fitness as needed. Alternative splicing is one of the most important post-transcriptional regulation steps, broadly involved in diverse physiological and pathological conditions. Here, we present 5 case [...]

Open Access Original Research

Heart Rate Variability during Acupuncture Treatment of Lumbosacral Pain

Yan Yang, Gerhard Litscher, Zemin Sheng, Lu Wang
Received: February 12, 2020; Published: March 20, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.icm.2001015

Abstract: Pain could be directly related to autonomous imbalance. To date, only one scientific work examining heart rate variability (HRV) and heart rate (HR) as the important parameters of autonomous nervous system (ANS) in the context of clinical routine acupuncture treatments for lumbosacral pa [...]

Open Access Review

Known–Unknowns in Geriatric Cardiology

Giuseppe Cocco, Philipp Amiet
Received: February 05, 2020; Published: March 19, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.2001111

Abstract: The present article summarizes the current state of understanding in geriatric cardiology in terms of the main developments in the field. The focus of the present review is on the therapeutics, into the specific characteristics of the elderly pa­tients dealing with the prevention of arte [...]

Open Access Review

Self-Consistent Theory of Screening and Transport in Narrow, Translation-Invariant Hall Bars under the Conditions of the Integer Quantum-Hall-Effect

Rolf R. Gerhardts
Received: November 11, 2019; Published: February 10, 2019; doi:10.21926/rpm.2001007

Abstract: We summarize and discuss a self-consistent screening and magneto-transport theory, developed to understand the results of scanning-force-microscope experiments on the current distribution in a two-dimensional electron system (2DES), located in a narrow Hall bar under the conditions of the integer qu [...]

Open Access Original Research

Sociodemographic Variables and History of Trauma and Disease Influence Consciousness after Hypnotic Induction

Antonella Ciaramella, MD
Received: January 01, 2020; Published: March 17, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.icm.2001014

Abstract: Over the last 30 years, several neuroimaging and neurophysiological experiments have lent support to the neuropsychology of consciousness, and several definitions have followed to describe it. The phenomenological perspective of consciousness facilitates the description of the individual’s awareness [...]

Open Access Editorial

Epigenetics of Obesity and Diabetes: Emerging Roles and Mechanisms of Non-coding RNAs

Mohamed Zaiou
Received: March 17, 2020; Published: March 17, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.genet.2001105

Open Access Original Research

The Effects of Subjective and Objective Sleep Monitoring on Sleep Patterns and Attitudes

Sarah Kölling, Annika Hof zum Berge
Received: November 22, 2019; Published: March 11, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.neurobiol.2001052

Abstract: Self-reports and actigraphy are common methods of sleep monitoring. Portable polysomnography (p-PSG) may serve as a screening tool in natural environments. Common concerns with its use are that sleep and compliance might be affected. Further, dysfunctional beliefs of the subjects may contribute to s [...]

Open Access Review

Medawar's Paradox and Immune Mechanisms of Fetomaternal Tolerance

Victoria Rendell, Natalie M. Bath, Todd V. Brennan
Received: May 09, 2019; Published: March 10, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.2001104

Abstract: Brazilian-born British biologist Dr. Peter Medawar played an integral role in developing the concepts of immunologic rejection and tolerance, which led to him receiving the Nobel Prize “for the discovery of acquired immunologic tolerance” and eventually made organ transplantation a reality. However, [...]

Open Access Comment

On the Pathogenesis of Crohn´s Disease

Tommy Sundqvist, Lars Stenhammar, Bo Tjellström, Karl-Eric Magnusson, Tore Midtvedt, Elisabeth Norin, Lotta Högberg
Received: February 07, 2020; Published: March 09, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.2001043

Open Access Review

Similarities and Differences in East Asian Massage and Bodywork Therapies: A Critical Review

Fernando Cabo, Isaac Aguaristi
Received: September 01, 2019; Published: March 05, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.icm.2001013

Abstract: Several manual bodywork therapies that originated in Asia are related to the theory and practice of acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). One of the aims of these therapies is to stimulate specific points on the body called acupoints which are the same points in which needles are inser [...]

Open Access Case Report

Transient Phenomenon in Polymer-Dispersed Liquid Crystals

H. Hakemi, M. Khenkin, R. Tamari, D. Gal-Fuss
Received: December 10, 2019; Published: March 05, 2020; doi:10.21926/rpm.2001006

Abstract: In the present study, we report the experimental results related to the transient phenomenon, i.e., the time-dependent changes in the electro-optical properties of as-made polymer-dispersed liquid crystal (PDLC) films prepared by the UV-curing phase-separation method. This phenomenon occurs explicit [...]

Open Access Editorial

Plant Genetics and Gene Study

Yuri Shavrukov
Received: March 04, 2020; Published: March 04, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.genet.2001104

Open Access Original Research

Stakeholder Perceptions of Dignity Therapy for Children and Young People with Life-Limiting and Life-Threatening Conditions in the UK

Lucy Watts, Joanna Smith, Wilfred McSherry, Michael Tatterton, Alison Rodriguez
Received: November 04, 2019; Published: March 03, 2020; doi:10.21926/obm.icm.2001012

Abstract: In palliative and end of life care settings supporting people to make sense of their lives is as important as managing disease symptoms. Dignity Therapy is a validated psychotherapeutic intervention designed to bring about a sense of meaning and purpose for individuals at the end of life. Dignity Th [...]

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