Learn More
To the editor: For decades, the mechanisms of cancer cell metastasis have been critical subject in the field of cancer research. Among them, the epithelial-mesenchymal transition (Emt) and mesenchymal-epithelial transition (MET) have been, currently, acknowledged as a crucial process by which carcinoma cells are acquired metastatic phenotype such as(More)
AIM To increase satisfaction and diminish anxiety and shame during colonoscopy, we developed novel double pants (NDP) which consist of doubled fabrics with an inner hole. The aim of study was to compare satisfaction, anxiety and shame between NDP and conventional single pants (CSP). METHODS Total 160 consecutive examinees were randomly divided into NDP(More)
S tudents' academic misconduct has been an issue in medical education and is more likely with development of technology (1, 2). We investigated the occurrence of plagiarism by medical students in a problem-based learning (PBL) course. The participants were a cohort of Year 1 students in the 4-year medical program (n053) at Dongguk University Medical School(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate medical students' career choice motivation and its relationship with their academic interest and performance. METHODS We conducted a cross-sectional study in a sample (n=207) of medical students at a private medical school in Korea, stratified by year of medical course. Data about participant demographics, career choice motivation(More)
To the editor: It has been, currently, acknowledged that selenium, as a chemopreventive agent, reduces considerably the risk of prostate, colorectal, lung, breast or any other cancer. Furthermore, therapeutic application of selenium compounds for several advanced epithelial carcinomas has been tried through translational research. Although the anti-tumor(More)
Currently, in the aspect of drug repositioning, metformin which is the first line drug of choice for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) has been considered as a kind of therapeutic drug for gynecologic cancers based on its antitumor effects [1]. The main antitumor action of metformin occurs through activation of adenosine monophosphate activated protein(More)
  • 1