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The Role of Beta-3-Adrenoceptors in Autonomic Nervous System
Catecholamines play a regulatory role in the cardiovascular system, primarily via beta (1-2)-adrenoreceptors (AR). However, in the late 1980s, the cloning of a third beta-AR subtype (beta 3-AR) in the heart has altered the ...
Reliability and Validity of the Abbreviated Turkish Version of the Zarit Caregiver Burden Interview
Objective: Our aim was to validate the Turkish version of the 12 item form of the Zarit Caregiver Burden Interview (T-ZBI-12) as an instrument to measure the caregiver burden in caregivers of patients with dementia in ...
Fracture of the Mandibular Ramus During Third Molar Removal: Case Report
Impacted tooth extraction is one of the most common operations in oral surgery. Although practitioners may encounter a variety of complications in the surgical period, mandibular fracture is rare and generally seen during ...
Leflunomide-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy in a Patient with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Leflunomide has been reported to be associated with the development of peripheral neuropathy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. However, it is possible that this side effect has been underreported and underrecognized. ...
Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation
Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common cause of disability in early childhood. It may present with delay in milestones such as head holding, sitting or walking; muscle tone abnormalities or balance and gait disorders. ...
The Attitudes and Behaviors of Pregnant Women about Labor Anesthesia
Objective: The aim of this study is to analyze pregnant women’s knowledge, attitude, and behavior toward labor analgesia. Methods: Between March 2011 and December 2011, 533 pregnant women who visited an antenatal ...
Management of Ophthalmic Complications Secondary to Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Orbital complications of functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) may cause irreversible damage to the orbital structures, including optic nerve, extraocular muscles, and lacrimal drainage system. The clinical diagnosis ...
Statin and MTHFR C677T Polymorphism in Patients with Cardiovascular Diseases
Objective: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide. The methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) gene, located on the short (p) arm of chromosome 1 at position 36.3 (1p36.3), might be a ...
The Effect of Risk Factors on Quality of Life in Childhood Asthma
Objective: This study was conducted to assess the Quality of Turkish children with asthma and its associated risk factors by using the PAQLQ (Pediatric Asthma Quality Of Life Questionnaire).
Limitations of Panoramic Radiographs: Report of Two Cases
Panoramic radiographs are valuable and technically easy procedures in determining lesions and the other pathological conditions of the jaw. However, it should be recognized that there are obvious limitations in these films. ...