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Evaluation of viral co‐infections in hospitalized and non‐hospitalized children with respiratory infections using microarrays
Abstract The impact of viral co-infections and recently discovered viruses on the epidemiology of respiratory infections in children is still unclear. To simultaneously detect viruses that areExpand
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High prevalence of autonomous cortisol and aldosterone secretion from adrenal adenomas
Objectives  Previous studies based on standard endocrine testing have shown a variable incidence of autonomous cortisol secretion (ACS) or autonomous aldosterone secretion (AAS) in patients withExpand
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Functional gastrointestinal disorders in Greek Children based on ROME III criteria: identifying the child at risk
Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) are a common, diverse group of disorders of unknown etiology, resulting in significant socieconomic burden. In this study, we aimed to assess theExpand
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An 8-week stress management program in pathological gamblers: a pilot randomized controlled trial.
Stress plays a major role at the onset and relapse of pathological gambling (PG), but at the same time it can also be the aftermath of gambling behavior, thus revealing a reciprocal relationship.Expand
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A case series of alopecia areata in children: impact of personal and family history of stress and autoimmunity
Background  The epidemiology of alopecia areata (AA) is well documented in adults but has not been studied adequately in children.
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Sleep Apnea and its association with the Stress System, Inflammation, Insulin Resistance and Visceral Obesity.
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a chronic condition characterized by repetitive collapse of the upper airway during sleep leading to significant hypoxemia and recurrent arousals from sleep. OSA isExpand
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Determinants and consequences of major insulin-like growth factor components among full-term healthy neonates.
The purpose of this research was to investigate determinants of the insulin-like growth factor (IGF) system among healthy full-term newborns and explore their relation with anthropometric variablesExpand
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Prevalence of childhood hypertension and hypertension phenotypes by weight status and waist circumference: the Healthy Growth Study
PurposeThe aim of the present study was to report for the first time the prevalence of hypertension and its phenotypes in obese children and in children with central obesity in a large sample ofExpand
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Stress-inducible-stem cells: a new view on endocrine, metabolic and mental disease?
In general terms we all use the word “stress” to describe our discomfort in coping with challenges of daily life. This is mostly related to our subjective perceptions of workload and/or otherExpand
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Guidelines for diagnosing and treating sleep related breathing disorders in adults and children (Part 3: obstructive sleep apnea in children, diagnosis and treatment).
Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) in child-hood is characterized by intermittent partial or complete collapse of the upper airway (obstructive hypopnea or apnea). Airflow reduction or evenExpand
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