Eloisa Singian

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The purpose of this investigation was to evaluate the association of enteroaggregative Escherichia coli (EAEC) with acute diarrhea in children of South Asian populations. Our meta-analysis included 18 studies published between 1989 and 2011. The odds ratio (OR) was used to evaluate all available observational epidemiology studies. Modifying effects on the(More)
The normal response following sustained straining, as in a Valsalva maneuver, is a rise in systemic arterial pressure and a reflex slowing of the heart rate. This response was found to be abolished in some patients with mitral stenosis, with organic heart disease, with pulmonary vascular disease (including kyphoscoliosis), or with congenital heart disease.(More)
Inconsistency in the reported associations between the A66G polymorphism in the methionine synthase reductase (MTRR) gene and colorectal cancer (CRC) prompted a meta-analysis, so that we could obtain a more precise estimate. Databases searches of the published literature yielded 20 case-control studies from 17 articles (8,371 cases and 12,574 controls). We(More)
BACKGROUND Although early reports have suggested an association between circumcision and prostate cancer (PCa) development, results of subsequent epidemiological studies have been conflicting. Here we examine published articles that explore this association. METHODS We searched MEDLINE through PubMed and Embase for articles reporting on the association(More)