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The validity of cone-beam computed tomography in measuring root canal length using a gold standard.
INTRODUCTION The distance between a coronal reference point and the major apical foramen is important for working length determination. The aim of this in vitro study was to determine the accuracy ofExpand
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Glucose tolerance and insulin responsiveness in Gitelman syndrome patients
Objective Impaired glucose metabolism and insulin sensitivity have been reported in patients with Gitelman syndrome (GS), but insulin secretion and the related mechanisms are not well understood.Expand
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Elevated visceral obesity quantified by CT is associated with adverse postoperative outcome of laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for renal clear cell carcinoma patients
PurposeTo examine the association between CT measures of visceral obesity and short-term postoperative outcomes in renal clear cell carcinoma (RCCC) patients.MethodsIn this retrospective study, 76Expand
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A Dynamically Focusing Cochlear Implant Strategy Can Improve Vowel Identification in Noise
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Dynamic focusing may better mimic cochlear excitation patterns in normal acoustic hearing, while reducing the current levels necessary to achieve sufficient loudness at high levels. Expand
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Rare Copy Number Variations and Predictors in Children With Intellectual Disability and Epilepsy
Introduction: The concurrence of intellectual disability/global developmental delay and epilepsy (ID/GDD-EP) is very common in the pediatric population. The etiologies for both conditions are complexExpand
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Brain histopathological study and prognosis in MOG antibody‐associated demyelinating pseudotumor
  • Y. Shu, Y. Long, +10 authors Wei Qiu
  • Medicine
  • Annals of clinical and translational neurology
  • 8 January 2019
Our objective was to examine the brain biopsies by histopathology and investigate the prognosis of patients with myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody‐associated demyelinating pseudotumor. TheExpand
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Efficacy of the ketogenic diet in Chinese children with Dravet syndrome: A focus on neuropsychological development
OBJECTIVES In this retrospective study, we evaluated the efficacy of the ketogenic diet (KD) treatment in Chinese children with Dravet syndrome (DS) as well as its effect on neuropsychologicalExpand
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Oropharyngeal Muscle Exercise Therapy Improves Signs and Symptoms of Post-stroke Moderate Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
The primary aim of the current study was to assess the effects of oropharingeal muscle exercises in obstruction severity on stroke patients with OSAS. The secondary aims were to evaluate the effectsExpand
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Investigation of Urinary Sestrin2 in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea
BackgroundObstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a disease seriously threatening individual health, which results in serious complications such as hypertension and stroke. These complications areExpand
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