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Recessive mutations in RYR1 are a common cause of congenital fiber type disproportion
The main histological abnormality in congenital fiber type disproportion (CFTD) is hypotrophy of type 1 (slow twitch) fibers compared to type 2 (fast twitch) fibers. To investigate whether mutationsExpand
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Monthly estimates of leisure-time physical inactivity--United States, 1994.
Physical inactivity increases the risk for heart disease, diabetes, colon cancer, high blood pressure, obesity, osteoporosis, muscle and joint disorders, and symptoms of anxiety and depression.Expand
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Expression of exogenous DNA during the early development of the chick embryo
SummaryA plasmid construct containing the reporter gene,lacZ, under the control of the cytomegalovirus immediate early promoter, was injected into the germinal disc of fertilised chick ova. TheExpand
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Changing Patient Mindsets about Non-Life-Threatening Symptoms During Oral Immunotherapy: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
BACKGROUND Oral immunotherapy (OIT) can lead to desensitization to food allergens, but patients can experience treatment-related symptoms of allergic reactions that cause anxiety and treatmentExpand
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The problem of polypharmacy in the elderly
Polypharmacy in the elderly is of concern, with many older patients requiring treatment for multiple health conditions. This article aims to give an overview of the problem, look at the effects onExpand
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Medication, polypharmacy and compliance in older people
The role of healthcare assistants (HCAs) has developed in recent years and now often includes helping patients with medication. This is particularly true for support workers working in the community.Expand
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Oligomenorrhoea: looking at the treatment options
Margaret Perry gives an overview of oligomenorrhoea, a common menstrual irregularity that can be distressing. She looks at causes and treatment options to help practice nurses give women appropriateExpand
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Increasing Vegetable Intake by Emphasizing Tasty and Enjoyable Attributes: A Randomized Controlled Multisite Intervention for Taste-Focused Labeling
Healthy food labels tout health benefits, yet most people prioritize tastiness in the moment of food choice. In a preregistered intervention, we tested whether taste-focused labels compared withExpand
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Differential diagnosis between mesotheliomas and metastatic adenocarcinomas using monoclonal antibodies against gastrointestinal carcinoma antigen and stage-specific embryonic antigen.
Monoclonal antibodies made against gastrointestinal carcinoma antigen (GICA) and stage specific embryonic antigen (SSEA) were evaluated for their ability to distinguish normal mesothelial cellsExpand
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