A Narrative Review of Prediction Models for Postoperative Recurrent Venous Thromboembolism

Zhoupeng Wu; Yukui Ma

Volume 24, Issue 8 , 2022

  Venous thrombosis has a great impact on patients' quality of life after relapse. The present study summarizes the prediction model of recurrent venous thrombosis published in recent years regarding the applicable population, evaluation index, and predictive performance. It aims to provide a reference ...  Read More

Precise Soft-Tissue Sarcoma Operation Based on Three-Dimensional Modeling Technology: A Case Study

Xiaozhe Zhou; Bao Ren; Xiong Zhang; Jilong An; Ke Zhang; Wenshan Gao

Volume 24, Issue 5 , 2022

  Background: Soft-tissue sarcomas are cancerous growths of mesenchymal tissues, most commonly arising from fat, muscles, and other connective tissues. Due to the fact that these tumors often lie adjacent to nerves and blood vessels, it is difficult to remove them. Traditional surgery is often carried ...  Read More

Isolation and eradication of ovarian CD44+ cancer stem cells via Notch signaling pathway mediated by ectopic silence of MAML1

Vahideh Keyvani; Seyed Reza Kazemi Nezhad; Meysam Moghbeli; Samaneh Mollazadeh; Mohammad Reza Abbaszadegan

Volume 24, Issue 4 , 2022

  Background: Ovarian cancer is the fifth leading cause of cancer-related deaths among women globally. Cancer stem cells (CSCs) are a subpopulation of tumor cells involved in ovarian tumor formation, metastasis, relapse, and chemoresistance. Moreover, the Notch signaling pathway has a pivotal role in CSCs ...  Read More

Frequency of inflammatory cell types in polyps of patients with diffuse sinonasal polyposis and association with effective factors in recurrence

Ali reza lotfi; nikzad shahidi; monireh halimi; seyedeh naffiseh eshagh hosseini

Volume 22, Issue 11 , 2020

  Background: Sinonasal polyposis (SNP) is a chronic disease of nasal and paranasal sinus mucosa. Nasal polyps can be divided into two groups based on inflammatory cells types, namely eosinophilic and neutrophilic polyps. Eosinophilic chronic rhinosinusitis responds to corticosteroids; however, this response ...  Read More

Recurrent Event Analysis of Coronary Artery Stenosis in Patients Undergoing Angioplasty

Behrouz Beiranvand; Ebrahim Hajizadeh; Aliakbar Rasekhi; Abdollah Amirfarhangi; Javad Nasseryan

Volume 22, Issue 5 , 2020

  Background: Restenosis after coronary angioplasty can have serious complications such as coronary artery bypass graft, myocardial infarction, and death. Objectives: The present study aimed at investigating the factors affecting the recurrence of coronary artery stenosis in patients undergoing ...  Read More

Identification of a Novel Genetic Signature in Staging of Colorectal Cancer: A Bayesian Approach

Fatemeh Mohammadzadeh; Ebrahim Hajizadeh; Aliakbar Rasekhi; Sadegh Azimzadeh Jamalkandi

Volume 21, Issue 5 , 2019, Pages 1-9

  Background: Tumor stage is one of the most reliable prognostic factors in the clinical characterization of colorectal cancer. The identification of genes associated with tumor staging may facilitate the personalized molecular diagnosis and treatment along with better risk stratification in colorectal ...  Read More

Identifying Survival Predictive Factors in Patients with Breast Cancer: A 16-Year Cohort Study Using Cox Maximum Penalized Likelihood Method

Rezvaneh Alvandi; Aliakbar Rasekhi; Mehdi Ariana

Volume 21, Issue 4 , 2019, Pages 1-7

  Background: Cancer is the second leading cause of death globally, and it was responsible for almost 9.6 million deaths in 2018. Breast cancer (BC) is the most common cancer among women with almost two million new cases worldwide in 2018. Thus, it is necessary to study new methods to estimate the survival ...  Read More