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A Case Report of Nonvasculitic Autoimmune Inflammatory Meningoencephalitis with Sensory Ganglionopathy: A Rare Presentation of Sjögren Syndrome.

Case reports in neurological medicine

Peres J, Cruz S, Oliveira R, Santos L, Valverde A.
PMID: 28182102
Case Rep Neurol Med. 2017;2017:5696512. doi: 10.1155/2017/5696512. Epub 2017 Jan 15.

A 68-year-old Caucasian female was admitted to the emergency department with a progressive history of behavioural symptoms and anxiety followed by visual and auditory hallucinations, forgetfulness, and impaired gait in the previous 3 months. On examination she was psychotic...

Extended Stability of Sodium Phosphate Solutions in Polyvinyl Chloride Bags.

The Canadian journal of hospital pharmacy

Perks W, Iazzetta J, Chan PC, Brouzas A, Law S, Walker SE.
PMID: 28348427
Can J Hosp Pharm. 2017 Jan-Feb;70(1):7-12. doi: 10.4212/cjhp.v70i1.1622. Epub 2017 Feb 28.

BACKGROUND: Sodium phosphate injection is used to treat moderate to severe hypophosphatemia. There have been no published reports documenting the physical compatibility or chemical stability of sodium phosphate injection in IV solutions.OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the physical compatibility and chemical...

The protective effects of plasma gelsolin on stroke outcome in rats.

Experimental & translational stroke medicine

Le HT, Hirko AC, Thinschmidt JS, Grant M, Li Z, Peris J, King MA, Hughes JA, Song S.
PMID: 22047744
Exp Transl Stroke Med. 2011 Nov 02;3(1):13. doi: 10.1186/2040-7378-3-13.

BACKGROUND: To date, recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rtPA) is the only approved drug for ischemic stroke. It is intravenously administered functioning as a thrombolytic agent and is used to obtain reperfusion of the affected area of the brain. Excitotoxicity,...

Gastric Outlet Obstruction due to Cytomegalovirus Infection in an Immunocompromised Patient.

Case reports in gastroenterology

Panteris V, Karakosta A, Merikas E, Peros G, Triantafillidis JK.
PMID: 21103242
Case Rep Gastroenterol. 2009 Sep 12;3(3):280-285. doi: 10.1159/000228895.

A case of gastric outlet obstruction accompanied by diffuse gastritis and gastric ulcer due to cytomegalovirus infection is presented. The patient, a woman aged 67 years with a long history of rheumatoid arthritis under immunosuppressive treatment (methotrexate), was admitted...

Skin dose effects of postmastectomy chest wall radiation therapy using brass mesh as an alternative to tissue equivalent bolus.

Practical radiation oncology

Healy E, Anderson S, Cui J, Beckett L, Chen AM, Perks J, Stern R, Mayadev J.
PMID: 24674320
Pract Radiat Oncol. 2013 Apr-Jun;3(2):e45-53. doi: 10.1016/j.prro.2012.05.009. Epub 2012 Jun 27.

PURPOSE: The use of brass mesh as a bolus is relatively uncommon in postmastectomy chest wall radiation therapy (PMRT). This study aimed to characterize the skin dose effects of using 2-mm fine brass mesh as an alternative to the...

Targeting the Oncogenic TBX2 Transcription Factor With Chromomycins.

Frontiers in chemistry

Sahm BDB, Peres J, Rezende-Teixeira P, Santos EA, Branco PC, Bauermeister A, Kimani S, Moreira EA, Bisi-Alves R, Bellis C, Mlaza M, Jimenez PC, Lopes NP, Machado-Santelli GM, Prince S, Costa-Lotufo LV.
PMID: 32195221
Front Chem. 2020 Mar 03;8:110. doi: 10.3389/fchem.2020.00110. eCollection 2020.

The TBX2 transcription factor plays critical roles during embryonic development and it is overexpressed in several cancers, where it contributes to key oncogenic processes including the promotion of proliferation and bypass of senescence. Importantly, based on compelling biological evidences,...

Correction to: Neonatal bacterial meningitis versus ventriculitis: a cohort-based overview of clinical characteristics, microbiology and imaging.

European journal of pediatrics

Peros T, van Schuppen J, Bohte A, Hodiamont C, Aronica E, de Haan TR.
PMID: 32965578
Eur J Pediatr. 2020 Dec;179(12):1979. doi: 10.1007/s00431-020-03815-0.

This article originally published with all author names incorrectly listed. All author names have now been transposed and appear correctly above.

TYMS/KRAS/BRAF molecular profiling predicts survival following adjuvant chemotherapy in colorectal cancer.

World journal of gastrointestinal oncology

Ntavatzikos A, Spathis A, Patapis P, Machairas N, Vourli G, Peros G, Papadopoulos I, Panayiotides I, Koumarianou A.
PMID: 31367274
World J Gastrointest Oncol. 2019 Jul 15;11(7):551-566. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v11.i7.551.

BACKGROUND: Patients with stage II-III colorectal cancer (CRC) treated with adjuvant chemotherapy, gain a 25% survival benefit. In the context of personalized medicine, there is a need to identify patients with CRC who may benefit from adjuvant chemotherapy. Molecular...

Rituximab in generalized myasthenia gravis: Clinical, quality of life and cost-utility analysis.

Porto biomedical journal

Peres J, Martins R, Alves JD, Valverde A.
PMID: 32258592
Porto Biomed J. 2017 May-Jun;2(3):81-85. doi: 10.1016/j.pbj.2017.02.002. Epub 2017 Mar 11.

HIGHLIGHTS: Rituximab use in MG patients lead to the reduction of relapses and to a lesser use of immunosuppressive agents in our series.Rituximab use in our MG patients decreased healthcare costs after treatment, comparing to the pre-treatment period.Rituximab is...

Relations Between Interpersonal Hopelessness and Help-Seeking Intentions and Behaviors in Suicidal Individuals.


Peros O, Ward-Ciesielski E.
PMID: 34463545
Crisis. 2021 Aug 31; doi: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000815. Epub 2021 Aug 31.

No abstract available.

The c-Myc/AKT1/TBX3 Axis Is Important to Target in the Treatment of Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma.


Sims D, Maranyane HM, Damerell V, Govender D, Isaacs AW, Peres J, Prince S.
PMID: 32098189
Cancers (Basel). 2020 Feb 21;12(2). doi: 10.3390/cancers12020501.

Rhabdomyosarcoma is a highly aggressive malignant cancer that arises from skeletal muscle progenitor cells and is the third most common solid tumour in children. Despite significant advances, rhabdomyosarcoma still presents a therapeutic challenge, and while targeted therapy has shown...

Continuous versus intermittent moderate energy restriction for increased fat mass loss and fat free mass retention in adult athletes: protocol for a randomised controlled trial-the ICECAP trial (Intermittent versus Continuous Energy restriction Compared in an Athlete Population).

BMJ open sport & exercise medicine

Peos JJ, Helms ER, Fournier PA, Sainsbury A.
PMID: 30364484
BMJ Open Sport Exerc Med. 2018 Oct 16;4(1):e000423. doi: 10.1136/bmjsem-2018-000423. eCollection 2018.

INTRODUCTION: Reducing fat mass (FM) while retaining fat free mass (FFM) is a common goal of athletes. Evidence suggests that some-but not all-forms of intermittent energy restriction (IER) may be superior to the conventional method of continuous energy restriction...

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