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A review of botanical phytochemicals with mosquitocidal potential.
Identification of novel effective mosquitocidal compounds is essential to combat increasing resistance rates, concern for the environment and food safety, the unacceptability of many organophosphatesExpand
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Prevalence and factors associated to low back pain among hospital staff.
OBJECTIVES Because of its frequency and consequences on professional life, low back pain (LBP) represents a real health care problem. Our study is aimed at determining the prevalence of LBP amongExpand
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Efficacy of Eight Larvicidal Botanical Extracts from Khaya senegalensis and Daucus carota against Culex annulirostris
ABSTRACT The failure to discover a significant new class of insecticides has led many researchers back to biodiscovery studies in the search for new and economically viable alternatives. After aExpand
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Prevalence and risk factors of disk-related sciatica in an urban population in Tunisia.
BACKGROUND Disk-related sciatica (DRS) creates a public health burden because of its high incidence and considerable socioeconomic costs. We are not aware of previous epidemiological studies of theExpand
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Systemic effects of epidural and intra-articular glucocorticoid injections in diabetic and non-diabetic patients.
INTRODUCTION Whereas the systemic effects of glucocorticoid therapy have been extensively reported, little is known about those of local glucocorticoid injections. The objective of this study was toExpand
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Correlations between high-resolution computed tomography of the chest and clinical function in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Prospective study in 75 patients.
INTRODUCTION The contribution of computed tomography (CT) to the assessment of rheumatoid lung disease is universally recognized. Our objective was to define the usefulness of high-resolution CTExpand
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Compared imaging of the rheumatoid cervical spine: prevalence study and associated factors.
INTRODUCTION Cervical spine involvement is common and potentially severe in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The objectives of this study were to compare the prevalences of cervical spineExpand
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Synergistic efficacy of botanical blends with and without synthetic insecticides against Aedes aegypti and Culex annulirostris mosquitoes.
Increasing insecticide resistance requires strategies to prolong the use of highly effective vector control compounds. The use of combinations of insecticides with other insecticides andExpand
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Socioeconomic impact of ankylosing spondylitis in Tunisia.
OBJECTIVE Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is the second most common chronic inflammatory joint disease after rheumatoid arthritis and causes substantial functional impairment, two features that generateExpand
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Effects of sub-lethal concentrations of synthetic insecticides and Callitris glaucophylla extracts on the development of Aedes aegypti.
Synthetic and botanical insecticides can have a profound effect on the developmental period, growth, adult emergence, fecundity, fertility, and egg hatch, resulting in effective control at sub-lethalExpand
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