Brankica Novaković

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INTRODUCTION Inadequate nutrition and physical inactivity are dominant health problems in general population resulting in high incidence and prevalence of noncommunicable diseases. Obesity (especially with central fat distribution), insulin resistance, hyperinsulinemia, hyperlipoproteinemia, dyslipoproteinemia and cardiovascular diseases are the main(More)
In order to determinate place of compression and degree of haemodynamic disturbance we examined 34 patient and 30 asymptomatic volunteers. By duplex scan we studied retroscalenal part of subclavian artery. Using real-time (B-mode) imaging we founded significant reduction of lumen diameter of subclavian artery during Adsonś, manoeuvre in 51% of cases. We(More)
PURPOSE Astrocytomas are the most common primary intracranial neoplasms. The aim of this investigation was to register the age, sex, tumor localization, frequency and histological types of patients with astrocytomas. METHODS The investigation was carried out from January 2001 to June 2006 and included 490 consecutive patients of both sexes with diagnosed(More)
INTRODUCTION Generally impaired microcirculation, with microvascular and neuropathic complications, is one of the most severe consequences of diabetes mellitus. Considering the fact that drug therapy ad physical training may have adverse effects, we decided to utilize the beneficial effects of hypobaric sac treatment on skin microcirculation (using(More)
The aim of the study is to demonstrate general function of the cholecyst through selected quantitative parameters derived from the quantitative radionuclide cholecystography method, using our own computer software HIDATA, and to evaluate values of specific quantitative parameters in 15 patients presenting with chronic calculous and 15 with chronic(More)
The well known association between non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) and hyperlipoproteinemia (HLP) is one of the leading causes of high incidence and mortality for cardiovascular disease of diabetic patients. For auspicious and effective treatment of NIDDM and its complications, secondary prevention, that is, an early detection, plays a major(More)
Diagnosis and management of retroperitoneal haematoma is the problem of controversy in actual moment. It appears most frequently in the range of polytrauma or various traumas of abdomen and retroperitoneal organs. Here we report our experience in management of retroperitoneal haematoma. During the ten year period (from 1979 to 1986) we treated surgically,(More)
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