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BACKGROUND The safety issues regarding foods derived from genetically modified (GM) plants are central to their acceptance into the food supply. The potential allergenicity of proteins newly introduced in GM foods is a major safety concern. OBJECTIVE We sought to monitor, in potentially sensitive human populations, the allergenicity effects of 5 GM(More)
BACKGROUND While the causes of falls in old hospitalized patients are multifactorial, medication has been considered as one of the most significant factors. Given the large impact that this phenomenon has on the lives of the elderly and organizations, it is important to explore such phenomenon in greater depth. OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to(More)
Currently, demographic trends, at a global level, are characterized by an increase in the older age group. Associated to advanced age, older people are more prone to chronic diseases, and they are confronted with the need to adhere to an often complex medication regimen. Non-adherence has a negative impact at individual and global level. The purpose of this(More)
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