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Necropsy brain tissue from normal (control) patients and patients with depression and dementia was examined for activities of various cholinergic components, and these related to the degree of senile plaque formation and extent of intellectual impairment. Choline acetyltransferase and acetylcholinesterase activities decreased significantly as the mean(More)
BACKGROUND The occurrence of allergic multimorbidity (coexistence of asthma, allergic rhinitis and eczema) has not been evaluated longitudinally from early childhood up to adulthood in a population-based study sample. We aimed to determine the prevalence of allergic multimorbidity up to age 20 stratified by parental allergies and sex/gender using extensive(More)
BACKGROUND A novel non-invasive asthma prediction tool from the Leicester Cohort, UK, forecasts asthma at age 8 years based on 10 predictors assessed in early childhood, including current respiratory symptoms, eczema, and parental history of asthma. OBJECTIVE We aimed to externally validate the proposed asthma prediction method in a German birth cohort.(More)
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this cadaveric study was to determine the proximity of the neurologic structures to the path of the screw inserted percutaneously into the ischial tuberosity. DESIGN Cadaver study. INTERVENTION Ten screws were inserted in 10 limbs (5 cadavers) under fluoroscopic guidance. Dissection was then performed to expose the head of the(More)
A review of the literature on sleeping "disorders" in infants and toddlers shows that sleep problems are very common. We report the results of a German multicenter epidemiological study on a birth cohort (N = 1314). The children had medical examinations at 4 weeks, 3 months, 6 months, 1 year, 18 months, 2 years and 3 years. Most of the information on the(More)
permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver Introduction: Bullous lesions are common skin lesions particularly in(More)
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