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Complementary alternative medicine use among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in the primary care setting: a cross-sectional study in Malaysia
BackgroundLimited study on the use of complementary alternative medicine (CAM) among patients with diabetes mellitus (DM), particularly in primary -care settings. This study seeks to understand theExpand
Hijacked Journals and Predatory Publishers: Is There a Need to Re-Think How to Assess the Quality of Academic Research?
During the last 2 years, there has been extensive discussion about "hijacked journals being imposed on the academic world by the huge increase in the number of bogus publishers and spuriousExpand
Quality improvement in clinical documentation: does clinical governance work?
Introduction The quality of nursing documentation is still a challenge in the nursing profession and, thus, in the health care industry. One major quality improvement program is clinical governance,Expand
Violence against Women by Their Intimate Partners in Shahroud in Northeastern Region of Iran
Background: Violence against women is one of the worst consequences of cultural, political, and socio-economic inequalities between men and women. Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) has been identifiedExpand
The full story of 90 hijacked journals from August 2011 to June 2015
During recent years, the academic world has suffered a lot from the threats of hijacked journals and fake publishers that have called into question the validity and reliability of scientificExpand
The story of fake impact factor companies and how we detected them
Beginning about three years ago, the world of academic publishing has become infected by fake impact factors and misleading metrics that are launched by bogus companies. The misleading metrics andExpand
The Effects of Aerobic Exercise Training on Psychosocial Aspects of Men with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Aim: This study was conducted to examine the effects of aerobic exercise training on psychosocial aspects (mental health, the aspects of physical symptoms, anxiety and insomnia, social functioning,Expand
Inhibition of Murine Systemic Leishmaniasis by Acetyl Salicylic Acid via Nitric Oxide Immunomodulation
Background The purpose of this study was to evaluate antileishmanial effects of ASA via NO pathway in Leishmania major infected Balb/c mice. Moreover, toxicity and pathological consequences of ASAExpand
Development of a questionnaire for assessing factors predicting blood donation among university students: a pilot study.
University students are a target group for blood donor programs. To develop a blood donation culture among university students, it is important to identify factors used to predict their intent toExpand
Humanin: a possible linkage between Alzheimer's disease and type 2 diabetes.
The prevalence of Alzheimer's disease (AD) is higher among type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients. In T2DM patients, the progression of AD is more rapid. Furthermore, several pathophysiologicalExpand