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Demographic and Clinical Features of Dengue Fever in Pakistan from 2003–2007: A Retrospective Cross-Sectional Study
Background Demographic features of dengue fever have changed tremendously in Pakistan over the past two decades. Small scale studies from all over the country have reported different aspects ofExpand
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AAV2 mediated retrograde transduction of corticospinal motor neurons reveals initial and selective apical dendrite degeneration in ALS
Corticospinal motor neurons (CSMN) are the cortical component of motor neuron circuitry, which controls voluntary movement and degenerates in diseases such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, primaryExpand
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Evaluation of two ELISA assay kits against RT-PCR for diagnosis of dengue virus infection in a hospital setting in Karachi, Pakistan.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate two commercially available ELISA-based kits against RT-PCR for the diagnosis of dengue virus infection in a Tertiary Care center in Karachi. METHODS During the 2006 DengueExpand
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Baseline characteristics of patients predicting suitability for rapid naltrexone induction.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Extended-release (XR) injection naltrexone has proved promising in the treatment of opioid dependence. Induction onto naltrexone is often accomplished with a procedure knownExpand
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Undetected Ultracet™ dependence in an adolescent with nonmalignant back pain.
Addiction to painkillers or other substances in pediatric and adolescent cases of noncancer chronic pain is an understudied phenomenon, even amidst documented increases in rates of prescriptionExpand
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Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) Induces Acute Changes in Brain Metabolism
Background: tDCS is a noninvasive brain stimulation technique used to facilitate rehabilitative outcomes and improve symptom management. While clinical benefits are presumed to result fromExpand
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Crowdsourcing Memories: Mixed Methods Research by Cultural Insiders-Epistemological Outsiders
This paper examines the role that the two lead authors’ personal connections played in the research methodology and data collection for the Partition Stories Project - a mixed methods approach to r...
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Baseline characteristics of patients predicting suitability for rapid naltrexone induction.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Extended-release (XR) injection naltrexone has proved promising in the treatment of opioid dependence. Induction onto naltrexone is often accomplished with a procedure knownExpand
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