Melodie Kinet

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The varying clinical manifestations of Lyme borreliosis, transmitted by Ixodes ricinus and caused by Borrelia burgdorferi, frequently pose diagnostic problems. Diagnostic strategies vary between early and late disease manifestations and usually include serological methods. Erythema migrans is pathognomonic and does not require any further laboratory(More)
Bei sehr unreifen Frühgeborenen [< 28. SSW (Schwangerschaftswochen)] besteht nach Impfung die Gefahr von Apnoen. Die EMA („European Medicines Agency“) empfiehlt seit 2008, dass bei sehr unreifen Frühgeborenen erwogen werden sollte, die Atmung im Rahmen von Impfungen im Säuglingsalter für 48–72 h zu überwachen. Im vorliegenden Beitrag werden Vorschläge zur(More)
METHODS The authors conducted a systematic review of scholarly journals and manuscripts. The search was limited to articles published in English that focused on group treatment with torture survivors. FINDINGS The authors identified 36 articles and chapters for review describing a variety of group interventions for survivors of torture, including: •(More)
The effects of proanthocyanidins (PACs), isolated from blackcurrant (Ribes nigrum L.) leaves, on neutrophil accumulation during inflammatory processes were investigated in vivo and in vitro. In vivo studies were performed using carrageenin-induced pleurisy in rats pre-treated with PACs. Exudate volume and PMNs accumulation were measured. Leukocyte cell(More)
On January 12, 2010, a major earthquake in Haiti resulted in approximately 212 000 deaths, 300 000 injuries, and more than 1.2 million internally displaced people, making it the most devastating disaster in Haiti's recorded history. Six academic medical centers from the city of Chicago established an interinstitutional collaborative initiative, the Chicago(More)
On January 12, 2010, a 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck Haiti. The event disrupted infrastructure and was marked by extreme morbidity and mortality. The global response to the disaster was rapid and immense, comprising multiple actors-including academic health centers (AHCs)-that provided assistance in the field and from home. The authors retrospectively(More)
Die Frühsommermeningoenzephalitis (FSME) ist eine seltene, überwiegend in Süddeutschland vorkommende, meist durch Zecken übertragene akute virale Infektion des Zentralnervensystems. Die FSME-Prävention mittels Totimpfung ist gut etabliert. Die Kommission empfiehlt die Impfung aller im Endemiegebiet lebenden oder dorthin fahrenden Kinder ab 3 Jahren. Da sich(More)
17 patients who had undergone transfrontal hypophysectomy were compared as regards their performance in the MMPI Saarbrücken and the Rosenzweig-Picture-Frustation Study with an equal number of patients who had undergone comparable head surgery. The results suggest that the psychic alterations revealed in these tests may be regarded as unspecific(More)
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