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Long term adaptation to electrically induced cycle training in severe spinal cord injured individuals
Spinal cord injured (SCI) individuals most often contract their injury at a young age and are deemed to a life of more or less physical inactivity. In addition to the primary implications of the SCI,Expand
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High Cancer Risk in Peutz–Jeghers Syndrome: A Systematic Review and Surveillance Recommendations
OBJECTIVES:Peutz–Jeghers syndrome (PJS) is an autosomal dominant inherited disorder associated with increased cancer risk. Surveillance and patient management are, however, hampered by a wide rangeExpand
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The Yield of First-Time Endoscopic Ultrasonography in Screening Individuals at a High Risk of Developing Pancreatic Cancer
OBJECTIVES:Approximately 10–15% of all pancreatic cancers (PCs) may be hereditary in origin. We investigated the use of endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) for the screening of individuals at high riskExpand
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High Cumulative Risk of Intussusception in Patients With Peutz–Jeghers Syndrome: Time to Update Surveillance Guidelines?
OBJECTIVES:Peutz–Jeghers syndrome (PJS) is characterized by gastrointestinal hamartomas. The hamartomas are located predominantly in the small intestine and may cause intussusceptions. We aimed toExpand
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Insulin regulates hepatic apolipoprotein B production independent of the mass or activity of Akt1/PKBalpha.
Insulin is known to be a downregulator of apolipoprotein B (apoB) via the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase (PI3K) pathway. Akt, also known as protein kinase B (PKB), is a serine/threonine kinaseExpand
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Sensory signalling effects of tegaserod in patients with irritable bowel syndrome with constipation 1
Abstract  Tegaserod relieves overall and multiple individual constipation‐predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS‐C) symptoms. However, mechanisms for the relief of abdominal pain/discomfort areExpand
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Post-traumatic bilateral facial palsy: a case report and literature review
Bilateral facial paralysis due to basilar skull fracture involving the temporal bone is rare and, unlike unilateral facial palsy, it can be difficult to recognize because of a lack of facialExpand
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Efficacy of Tegaserod in Chronic Constipation in Men
OBJECTIVES:Chronic constipation/idiopathic constipation is highly prevalent in western countries and traditional treatments are suboptimal. This multicenter study evaluated the efficacy and safety ofExpand
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Safety, tolerability and satisfaction with tegaserod therapy in Asia–Pacific patients with irritable bowel syndrome with constipation
  • K. Fock, A. Wagner
  • Medicine
  • Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology
  • 1 August 2007
Background and Aim:  The 5‐HT4 receptor agonist tegaserod (6 mg b.i.d.) provides significantly better overall multiple symptom relief compared with placebo in patients with irritable bowel syndromeExpand
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The effectiveness of Pilates on balance and falls in community dwelling older adults.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to determine whether Pilates is more effective than traditional strength and balance exercises for improving balance measures, balance confidence and reducingExpand
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