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The relationship between chronic diseases and number of sexual partners: an exploratory analysis
Background: We investigated sex-specific associations between lifetime number of sexual partners and several health outcomes in a large sample of older adults in England. Methods: We used cross-sectional data from 2537 ...
Prevalence and mortality of cancer among people living with HIV and AIDS patients: a large cohort study in Turkey
Background: Cancer is responsible for elevated human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-related mortality but there are insufficient data about cancer in HIV-positive patients in Turkey.
Which dermatology patients attend to Dermatology Outpatient Clinics during the SARS-CoV-2 outbreak in Turkey and what happened to them?
Coronavirus disease, first emerged in Wuhan, rapidly spread all over the world since December 2019. There are concerns about elective dermatology appointments and its results. Herein, we aimed to find out which type of ...
Effect of the -Recruitment- Maneuver on Respiratory Mechanics in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery
Purpose LSG surgery is used for surgical treatment of morbid obesity. Obesity, anesthesia, and pneumoperitoneum cause reduced pulmoner functions and a tendency for atelectasis. The alveolar -recruitment- maneuver (RM) keeps ...
Assessment of the Glenoid Morphology Based on Demographic Data in the Turkish Population
Purpose. In this study, our aim was to evaluate the glenoid version, height, and width measurements based on gender, side, age, height, and hand dominance in the Turkish population using computed tomography (CT) images. ...
Associations between cataract and multimorbidity: a cross-sectional study of 23,089 adults from Spain
Background Little is known about the association between cataract and multimorbidity. Therefore, the aim of the present study was to examine the relationship between cataract and chronic conditions and multimorbidity in a ...
The Association Between Sedentary Behavior and Sarcopenia Among Adults Aged >= 65 Years in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
The present study aimed to assess the association between sedentary behavior and sarcopenia among adults aged >= 65 years. Cross-sectional data from the Study on Global Ageing and Adult Health were analyzed. Sarcopenia was ...
Targeted Nanomedicines for Cancer Therapy, From Basics to Clinical Trials
Traditional systemic chemotherapy involves the wide distribution of drug molecules in the body, causing toxic side effects in the healthy tissues and limiting the therapeutic dose required at the site of drug action. In ...
Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Behavioral Avoidance Test-Back Pain (BAT-Back) to the Turkish language
Objective: Pain-avoidance is considered to be one of the major leading factors to develop a chronic low back pain (CLBP). In this study, we aimed to translate the Behavioral Avoidance Test-Back Pain (BAT-Back) into Turkish ...
The Effect of Theracurmin on Cognitive Function in an Older Patient with Chemobrain
Chemobrain is one of the problems that may arise during or after treatment and there is currently no specific treatment for this condition. Our case was a 76-year-old female patient who presented to our clinic with complaints ...