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Randomized, Double-blind Study of the Analgesic Efficacy of Morphine-6-Glucuronide versus Morphine Sulfate for Postoperative Pain in Major Surgery
Background: Morphine-6-glucuronide (M6G) has promising preclinical characteristics and encouraging pharmacokinetic features for acute nociceptive pain. Early studies have produced a good safetyExpand
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Effect of Exenatide on &bgr; Cell Function After Islet Transplantation in Type 1 Diabetes
Background. Islet transplantation can reduce or eliminate the need for insulin in patients with type 1 diabetes. Exenatide is a long acting analogue of Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) that augmentsExpand
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Improved human pancreatic islet isolation for a prospective cohort study of islet transplantation vs best medical therapy in type 1 diabetes mellitus.
HYPOTHESIS A local multiorgan donor pancreas procurement program can provide a source for optimized isolation of purified viable islets for transplantation into patients with type 1 diabetes mellitusExpand
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Factors influencing palatoplasty and pharyngeal flap surgery.
An experience of 154 patients undergoing palatoplasty or pharyngeal flap surgery at the University of California, Davis, Medical Center (Sacramento) was retrospectively analyzed. There were 114Expand
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Glucomannan and risk of oesophageal obstruction.
Ce polymere de glucose et mammose, tres hygroscopique et gonflant beaucoup au contact de l'eau, a ete utilise comme aide aux regimes amaigrissants. Presentation de 7 cas ou l'ingestion de comprimesExpand
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The use of EMLA reduces the pain associated with digital ring block for ingrowing toenail correction.
Treatment of ingrowing toenail is commonly performed under local anaesthesia with a digital ring block. Ring block can be associated with significant pain, caused by needle insertion and depositionExpand
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Long‐term neuroplasticity of the face primary motor cortex and adjacent somatosensory cortex induced by tooth loss can be reversed following dental implant replacement in rats
Tooth loss is common, and exploring the neuroplastic capacity of the face primary motor cortex (face‐M1) and adjacent primary somatosensory cortex (face‐S1) is crucial for understanding how subjectsExpand
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To self-cite or not to self-cite
The article by Apoor Gami and associates[1][1] on self-citation in the diabetes literature included 1 self-citation (out of a total of 9 references), which involved 3 of the study's authorsExpand