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Self-Control, Plan Quality, and Digital Delivery of Action Planning for Condom and Contraceptive Pill Use of 14–24-Year-Olds : Findings from a Clinic-Based Online Pilot Randomised Controlled Trial
Background: Inconsistent use of the contraceptive pill and condoms contributes significantly to poor sexual health outcomes for young people. There is evidence that action planning interventions may improve pill and condom ...
Systematic review of the safety of medication use in inpatient, outpatient and primary care settings in the Gulf Cooperation Council countries
Background Errors in medication use are a patient safety concern globally, with different regions reporting differing error rates, causes of errors and proposed solutions. The objectives of this review were to identify, ...
Knockdown of a mucin-like gene in Meloidogyne incognita (Nematoda) decreases attachment of endospores of Pasteuria penetrans to the infective juveniles and reduces nematode fecundity : Mucin-like gene from M. incognita
Mucins are highly glycosylated polypeptides involved in many host–parasite interactions, but their function in plant-parasitic nematodes is still unknown. In this study, a mucin-like gene was cloned from Meloidogyne incognita ...
Correlating the Dermatology Life Quality Index with psychiatric measures: A systematic review.
Skin conditions may have a major impact on the psychologic well-being of patients, ranging from depression to anxiety. The Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) is the most commonly used quality of life tool in dermatology, ...
Self-associated molecular patterns mediate cancer immune evasion by engaging Siglecs on T cells
First-generation immune checkpoint inhibitors, including anti-CTLA-4 and anti-programmed death 1 (anti-PD-1) antibodies, have led to major clinical progress, yet resistance frequently leads to treatment failure. Thus, new ...
Manifesto for a European research network into Problematic Usage of the Internet
The Internet is now all-pervasive across much of the globe. While it has positive uses (e.g. prompt access to information, rapid news dissemination), many individuals develop Problematic Use of the Internet (PUI), an ...
Bioinformatics and Regression Analyses Manifest Tumor-Specific miRNA Expression Dynamics in Pediatric Embryonal Malignancies
Pediatric Central Nervous System (CNS) neoplasms are the second most prevalent tumors of childhood. Further on, prognosis of this type of neoplasms still remain poor and the comprehension of the etiology and pathogenesis ...
Intravenous Iron in Patients Undergoing Maintenance Hemodialysis
BACKGROUND: Intravenous iron is a standard treatment for patients undergoing hemodialysis, but comparative data regarding clinically effective regimens are limited. METHODS: In a multicenter, open-label trial with blinded ...
Diffusion through the ex vivo vitreal body - bovine, porcine, and ovine models are poor surrogates for the human vitreous
The human vitreous humour is a complex gel structure whose composition and physical properties can vary considerably from person to person and also change with age. To date, the viscoelastic properties of the human vitreous ...
Lifestyle modifications for non-alcohol related fatty liver disease : A network meta-analysis
This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: To assess the comparative benefits and harms of different lifestyle interventions in the treatment of non-alcohol related fatty liver disease.