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A quantitative investigation of the EEG during hypnosis was made by analyzing the analogue power frequency spectrum of one group of subjects in the awake and hypnotized conditions, and another group (random sample) in the awake condition. Individuals of the first group were thoroughly experienced in self-hypnosis and highly hypnotizable, whereas those of(More)
AIM To assess the proportion of patients with gout who achieve target serum urate levels, the drug regime required and the reasons for failing to do so. METHODS We reviewed the files of all patients with gout who presented to a gout-oriented rheumatology practice between January 2010 and September 2014. RESULTS Two hundred and thirty patients agreed to(More)
Autoimmune inflammatory rheumatic diseases (AIIRD), such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis are often complicated by infection, which results in significant morbidity and mortality. The increased risk of infection is probably due to a combination of immunosuppressive effects of the AIIRD, comorbidities and the use of(More)
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