Detection of Serum Biochemical Markers in Elderly Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Its Relationship with Coronary Heart Disease

Junran Zhang; Kaiyan Shao; Shuguo Yang; Qinghua Ma

Volume 22, Issue 8 , 2020

  Background: Coronary heart disease (CHD) is myocardial ischemia caused by coronary atherosclerosis and stenosis. Objectives: This study aimed to investigate the relationship of CHD with glycated albumin (GA), glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA 1c), glucose (Glu), homocysteine (Hcy), triglyceride (TG), and ...  Read More

Critical Alert for Otolaryngologists: Earache May be the Early Signs of COVID-19

Seyyed Mohammad Miri; Mohammad Ajalloueyan

Volume 22, Issue 5 , 2020

  Introduction: The pandemic coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 is infecting as fast as possible in more than 200 countries and creating the most horrible domino-like demolition ever seen. From its beginning in Wuhan, China, the SARS-CoV-2 infected the similar groups of 100,000 patients in 67, 11, ...  Read More

Carcinosarcoma of the Pancreas with Longer Survival: A Case Report and Literature Review

Wang Shupeng; Yue Gu; Qingchun Guan; Ludong Tan; Ya Hui Liu

Volume 22, Issue 4 , 2020

  Background: Carcinosarcoma is a rare type of malignant tumor that can occur at various organs, such as the digestive tract, lung, and mammary glands (1-4). Carcinosarcoma of the pancreas is an extremely rare and complicated malignant neoplasm, with the characteristics of high invasiveness and rapid ...  Read More

The Effect of Muscle Energy Technique on Headache, Upper Cervical Rotation and Deep Upper Cervical Muscle Thickness in Cervicogenic Headache (Randomized Clinical Trial)

Omolbanin Abaspour; Mohammad Akbari; Asghar Rezasoltani; Amir Ahmadi

Volume 22, Issue 4 , 2020

  Background: Cervicogenic headache (CGH) is a disabling condition associated with musculoskeletal impairment of the cervical region. There is limited evidence for the efficacy of muscle energy technique (MET) on CGH. Objectives: The present study aimed to assess the effect of MET on CGH patients. Methods: In ...  Read More