Recent Submissions

  • Cooperation between host immunity and the gut bacteria is essential for helminth-evoked suppression of colitis 

    Shute, Adam; Callejas, Blanca E.; Li, ShuHua; Wang, Arthur; Jayme, Timothy S.; Ohland, Christina; Lewis, Ian A.; Layden, Brian T.; Buret, André G.; McKay, Derek M. (2021-09-13)
    Abstract Background Studies on the inhibition of inflammation by infection with helminth parasites have, until recently, overlooked a key determinant of health: the gut ...
  • Interventions to reduce low-value imaging – a systematic review of interventions and outcomes 

    Kjelle, Elin; Andersen, Eivind R.; Soril, Lesley J. J.; van Bodegom-Vos, Leti; Hofmann, Bjørn M. (2021-09-18)
    Abstract Background It is estimated that 20–50% of all radiological examinations are of low value. Many attempts have been made to reduce the use of low-value imaging. However, ...
  • Parental perception of neonatal transfers from level 3 to level 2 neonatal intensive care units in Calgary, Alberta: qualitative findings 

    Dosani, Aliyah; Murthy, Prashanth; Kassam, Shafana; Rai, Baldeep; Lodha, Abhay K. (2021-09-17)
    Abstract Background Retro-transfers from level 3 to 2 NICUs in Alberta’s regionalization of neonatal care system are essential to ensure the proper utilization of level 3 NICUs ...
  • Association of prenatal medical risk with breastfeeding outcomes up to 12 months in the All Our Families community-based birth cohort 

    Scime, Natalie V.; Metcalfe, Amy; Nettel-Aguirre, Alberto; Tough, Suzanne C.; Chaput, Kathleen H. (2021-09-15)
    Abstract Background Prenatal medical risk describes physical health issues or biological factors that predate or arise during pregnancy which heighten the risk of adverse ...
  • Preliminary Evaluation of a New Orthotic for Patellofemoral and Multicompartment Knee Osteoarthritis 

    Budarick, Aleksandra R.; Bishop, Emily L.; Clark, Marcia L.; Cowper-Smith, Christopher D. (2021-09-07)
    Purpose. Traditional knee osteoarthritis (OA) braces are usually indicated for a minority of patients with knee OA, as they are only suitable for those with unicompartmental disease affecting the tibiofemoral joint. A new ...
  • Increasing incidence and antimicrobial resistance in Escherichia coli bloodstream infections: a multinational population-based cohort study 

    MacKinnon, Melissa C.; McEwen, Scott A.; Pearl, David L.; Lyytikäinen, Outi; Jacobsson, Gunnar; Collignon, Peter; Gregson, Daniel B.; Valiquette, Louis; Laupland, Kevin B. (2021-09-06)
    Abstract Background Escherichia coli is an important pathogen in humans and is the most common cause of bacterial bloodstream infections (BSIs). The objectives of our study ...
  • Machine-learning-based COVID-19 mortality prediction model and identification of patients at low and high risk of dying 

    Banoei, Mohammad M.; Dinparastisaleh, Roshan; Zadeh, Ali V.; Mirsaeidi, Mehdi (2021-09-08)
    Abstract Background The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic caused by the SARS-Cov2 virus has become the greatest health and controversial issue for worldwide nations. ...
  • A pandemic recap: lessons we have learned 

    Coccolini, Federico; Cicuttin, Enrico; Cremonini, Camilla; Tartaglia, Dario; Viaggi, Bruno; Kuriyama, Akira; Picetti, Edoardo; Ball, Chad; Abu-Zidan, Fikri; Ceresoli, Marco; Turri, Bruno; Jain, Sumita; Palombo, Carlo; Guirao, Xavier; Rodrigues, Gabriel; Gachabayov, Mahir; Machado, Fernando; Eftychios, Lostoridis; Kanj, Souha S.; Di Carlo, Isidoro; Di Saverio, Salomone; Khokha, Vladimir; Kirkpatrick, Andrew; Massalou, Damien; Forfori, Francesco; Corradi, Francesco; Delibegovic, Samir; Machain Vega, Gustavo M.; Fantoni, Massimo; Demetriades, Demetrios; Kapoor, Garima; Kluger, Yoram; Ansari, Shamshul; Maier, Ron; Leppaniemi, Ari; Hardcastle, Timothy; Vereczkei, Andras; Karamagioli, Evika; Pikoulis, Emmanouil; Pistello, Mauro; Sakakushev, Boris E.; Navsaria, Pradeep H.; Galeiras, Rita; Yahya, Ali I.; Osipov, Aleksei V.; Dimitrov, Evgeni; Doklestić, Krstina; Pisano, Michele; Malacarne, Paolo; Carcoforo, Paolo; Sibilla, Maria G.; Kryvoruchko, Igor A.; Bonavina, Luigi; Kim, Jae I.; Shelat, Vishal G.; Czepiel, Jacek; Maseda, Emilio; Marwah, Sanjay; Chirica, Mircea; Biancofiore, Giandomenico; Podda, Mauro; Cobianchi, Lorenzo; Ansaloni, Luca; Fugazzola, Paola; Seretis, Charalampos; Gomez, Carlos A.; Tumietto, Fabio; Malbrain, Manu; Reichert, Martin; Augustin, Goran; Amato, Bruno; Puzziello, Alessandro; Hecker, Andreas; Gemignani, Angelo; Isik, Arda; Cucchetti, Alessandro; Nacoti, Mirco; Kopelman, Doron; Mesina, Cristian; Ghannam, Wagih; Ben-Ishay, Offir; Dhingra, Sameer; Coimbra, Raul; Moore, Ernest E.; Cui, Yunfeng; Quiodettis, Martha A.; Bala, Miklosh; Testini, Mario; Diaz, Jose; Girardis, Massimo; Biffl, Walter L.; Hecker, Matthias; Sall, Ibrahima; Boggi, Ugo; Materazzi, Gabriele; Ghiadoni, Lorenzo; Matsumoto, Junichi; Zuidema, Wietse P.; Ivatury, Rao; Enani, Mushira A.; Litvin, Andrey; Al-Hasan, Majdi N.; Demetrashvili, Zaza; Baraket, Oussama; Ordoñez, Carlos A.; Negoi, Ionut; Kiguba, Ronald; Memish, Ziad A.; Elmangory, Mutasim M.; Tolonen, Matti; Das, Korey; Ribeiro, Julival; O’Connor, Donal B.; Tan, Boun K.; Van Goor, Harry; Baral, Suman; De Simone, Belinda; Corbella, Davide; Brambillasca, Pietro; Scaglione, Michelangelo; Basolo, Fulvio; De’Angelis, Nicola; Bendinelli, Cino; Weber, Dieter; Pagani, Leonardo; Monti, Cinzia; Baiocchi, Gianluca; Chiarugi, Massimo; Catena, Fausto; Sartelli, Massimo (2021-09-10)
    Abstract On January 2020, the WHO Director General declared that the outbreak constitutes a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. The world has faced a worldwide spread crisis and is still dealing ...
  • First year internal medicine residents’ self-report point-of-care ultrasound knowledge and skills: what (Little) difference three years make 

    Chahley, Tanner; Lam, Ada W.; Halman, Samantha; Watson, Kathryn; Ma, Irene W. (2021-09-07)
    Abstract Background With increasing availability of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) education in medical schools, it is unclear whether or not learning needs of junior medical ...
  • The role of education on Cancer amenable mortality among non-Hispanic blacks & non-Hispanic whites in the United States (1989–2018) 

    Barcelo, Alberto; Duffett-Leger, Linda; Pastor-Valero, Maria; Pereira, Juliana; Colugnati, Fernando A. B.; Trapido, Edward (2021-09-07)
    Abstract Background Cancer mortality in the U.S. has fallen in recent decades; however, individuals with lower levels of education experienced a smaller decline than more ...

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