Effectiveness of Ultrasonography Guided Subclavian Catheterization

Abdullah Kahraman; Guler Eraslan Do?anay

Volume 24, Issue 10 , 2022

  Background: Central venous catheterization (CVC) insertion is a common invasive procedure performed in critical care patients. Although this procedure is considered to providebetter patient comfort and a lower risk of infection compared to other methods, it has a higher risk of complications such as ...  Read More

MRI of a Sertoli Cell Tumor of the Testis: A Case Report

Yu Hu; Xiao Ming Li; Yi Chao Zhang; Jian Xun Song

Volume 22, Issue 7 , 2020

  Introduction: Sertoli cell tumors (SCTs) of the testis are relatively rare neoplasms that originate from the sex cord and intersti- tial stromal cells of the testis. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can be used for characterization, particularly recommended when clinical and ultrasonography (US) features ...  Read More

The Effects of Diaphragmatic Breathing and Omeprazole on Respiratory Indices and Diaphragmatic Excursion in Patients with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Mehdi Ahmadi; Mohsen Amiri; Tahere Rezaeian; Amir Mansour Rezadoost; Enayatollah Bakhshi; Iraj Abdollahi

Volume 22, Issue 7 , 2020

  Background: Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is one of the most common gastrointestinal disorders that can disturb pa- tients respiratory indices. Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) such as omeprazole are currently the most common treatment in the patients. PPI-refractory GERD is a clinical problem ...  Read More

Comparison of the Reliability of Sonographic Measurements of Diaphragm Thickness and Mobility in Individuals with and without Pelvic Girdle Pain

Keyvan Nassiri; Mohsen Abedi; Farideh Dehghan Manshadi; Alireza Akbarzadeh Baghban; Maryam Heydarpour Meymeh

Volume 21, Issue 12 , 2019, Pages 1-6

  Background: Various studies have reported that the pelvic girdle and lumbar spine are reflexively stabilized and braced prior to the initiation of extremity movements.Objectives: The present study aimed to assess the reliability of the diaphragm muscle thickness and excursion measured by reha- bilitative ...  Read More