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Associated focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis in the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Of the 92 patients with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) who were seen at our institution over a two-year period, 9 acquired the nephrotic syndrome (urinary protein greater than 3.5 gExpand
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Vastus medialis obliquus and vastus lateralis activity in open and closed kinetic chain exercises in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome: an electromyographic study.
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the electromyographic activities of vastus medialis obliquus (VMO) and vastus lateralis (VL) muscles in open and closed kinetic chain exercises in subjects with patellofemoralExpand
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Morbid risk for psychiatric disorder among the relatives of methamphetamine users with and without psychosis
It is not clear why some methamphetamine (MAMP) abusers develop psychotic symptoms, while others use MAMP regularly over long periods and remain unscathed. We tested the hypotheses that those usersExpand
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Psychiatric comorbidity and gender difference among treatment‐seeking heroin abusers in Taiwan
Abstract  The objectives of the present study were to estimate the psychiatric comorbidity of Taiwanese heroin users seeking treatment and to identify the gender differences in psychiatricExpand
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Depression and Suicide Risk in Hemodialysis Patients With Chronic Renal Failure
Background Depression and suicide are well established as prevalent mental health problems for patients on hemodialysis. Objective The authors examined the demographic and psychological factorsExpand
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Effects of a 10‐week weight control program on obese patients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder: A 12‐month follow up
Aims:  Weight gain secondary to antipsychotic medication is associated with many serious conditions, including type II diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and coronary heart disease, and also with poorExpand
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Variant GADL1 and response to lithium therapy in bipolar I disorder.
BACKGROUND Lithium has been a first-line choice for maintenance treatment of bipolar disorders to prevent relapse of mania and depression, but many patients do not have a response to lithiumExpand
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Activation status of T and NK cells in the endometrium throughout menstrual cycle and normal and abnormal early pregnancy.
Endometrial lymphocytes were studied at all stages throughout the menstrual cycle and early pregnancy by flow cytometry to examine different lymphocyte subpopulations and the expression of the T- andExpand
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Psychiatric comorbidity and gender differences of persons incarcerated for methamphetamine abuse in Taiwan
Abstract  Methamphetamine (MAP) abuse has been common in Taiwan for the past decade. The purpose of the present study was to investigate MAP abuse in Taiwan, with specific attention to psychiatricExpand
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Association study between the monoamine oxidase A gene and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in Taiwanese samples
BackgroundAttention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common and highly heritable disorder of childhood characterized by inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. Molecular genetic andExpand
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