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Burden of endemic health-care-associated infection in developing countries: systematic review and meta-analysis
- B. Allegranzi, Sepideh Bagheri Nejad, C. Combescure, W. Graafmans, D. Pittet
- The Lancet
- 15 January 2011
BACKGROUND Health-care-associated infection is the most frequent result of unsafe patient care worldwide, but few data are available from the developing world. We aimed to assess the epidemiology of… Expand
Perinatal Exposure to Bisphenol A Alters Early Adipogenesis in the Rat
- E. Somm, V. Schwitzgebel, +5 authors P. Hüppi
- Biology, Medicine
- Environmental health perspectives
- 29 June 2009
Background The causes of the current obesity pandemic have not been fully elucidated. Implication of environmental endocrine disruptors such as bisphenol A (BPA) on adipose tissue development has… Expand
Original article: Visual analog scales can assess the severity of rhinitis graded according to ARIA guidelines
Background: The allergic rhinitis and its impact on asthma (ARIA) guidelines provide a new classification of allergic rhinitis, but a quantitative analysis for severity assessment is lacking.
Risk Factors for Survival after Lung Metastasectomy in Colorectal Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
- M. Gonzalez, A. Poncet, C. Combescure, J. Robert, H. Ris, P. Gervaz
- Annals of Surgical Oncology
- 1 February 2013
BackgroundResection of lung metastases (LM) from colorectal cancer (CRC) is increasingly performed with a curative intent. It is currently not possible to identify those CRC patients who may benefit… Expand
Influence of adipokines and ghrelin on bone mineral density and fracture risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
- E. Biver, C. Salliot, +4 authors B. Cortet
- The Journal of clinical endocrinology and…
- 21 July 2011
CONTEXT Adipokines (leptin, adiponectin, resistin, visfatin) and ghrelin may be implicated in bone metabolism. OBJECTIVE The aim was to perform an overview of the influence of blood levels of… Expand
The effect of dose on the safety and immunogenicity of the VSV Ebola candidate vaccine: a randomised double-blind, placebo-controlled phase 1/2 trial.
BACKGROUND Safe and effective vaccines against Ebola could prevent or control outbreaks. The safe use of replication-competent vaccines requires a careful dose-selection process. We report the first… Expand
Phase 1 Trials of rVSV Ebola Vaccine in Africa and Europe.
- S. Agnandji, A. Huttner, +55 authors C. Siegrist
- The New England journal of medicine
- 28 April 2016
BACKGROUND The replication-competent recombinant vesicular stomatitis virus (rVSV)-based vaccine expressing a Zaire ebolavirus (ZEBOV) glycoprotein was selected for rapid safety and immunogenicity… Expand
Efficacy of cardiorespiratory aerobic exercise in rheumatoid arthritis: Meta‐analysis of randomized controlled trials
Several lines of evidence have emphasized an improvement in aerobic capacity and muscle strength after physical exercise programs in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients. Our objective was to evaluate… Expand
Prediction of severe community-acquired pneumonia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
IntroductionSeverity assessment and site-of-care decisions for patients with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) are pivotal for patients' safety and adequate allocation of resources. Late admission… Expand
Dosage effect on uropathogenic Escherichia coli anti-adhesion activity in urine following consumption of cranberry powder standardized for proanthocyanidin content: a multicentric randomized double…
BackgroundIngestion of cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon Ait.) has traditionally been utilized for prevention of urinary tract infections. The proanthocyanidins (PACs) in cranberry, in particular the… Expand