2017, Volume 24, Issue 1

Single-Stage Reconstruction of Distal Third of the Dorsum Nasi Using a Nasolabial Flap after Removal of Basal Cell Carcinoma

The nose represents a common site for skin cancer, especially for Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) which is the most common malignant tumor in humans[1-3]. The removal of the tumor will lead to a defect that can involve skin, cartilage and […]

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Iatrogenic Ureteral Injury Following Radical Hysterectomy – Case Presentation

Iatrogenic ureteral injuries represent an important complication of abdomino-pelvic surgery with serio-us consequences in the absence of a prompt diagnostic and adequate treatment. According to literature it has been estimated that over 75% of all ureteral injuries are iatrogenic and […]

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Breast Reconstruction Particularities after Radiotherapy – Case Report

Postmastectomy radiation therapy decreases the incidence of locoregional disease recurrence in patients with invasive breast cancer and has been proven to reflect a survival advantage for patients with node positive disease[1,2]. The optimal timing and technique of breast reconstruction procedures […]

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Multivisceral Resection for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Case Report and Literature Review

Pancreatic cancer (PC) remains a deadly disease with a dismal prognosis in which the mortality rate nearly equals its incidence [1,4]. Despite advances in modern chemoradiotherapy, the best and only chance of cure for patients with PC is an oncological […]

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A Retrospective Forensic Study in Head Trauma Patients with Undiagnosed Skull Fractures at Computerised Tomography (CT) Scans

Computerized tomography (CT) scan is the primary screening modality of investigations in head trauma victims[1]. Since 1971 when it was invented, CT scan has advanced significantly from time-intensive single-section scanning to multi-detector row CT[2]. Nowadays, rapid and accurate assessment of […]

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The Effect of Allopurinol on Endothelial Function, Serum Uric Acid and NT-proBNP in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure

Acute decompensated heart failure has an increasing incidence and poor prognosis, being a major cause of death and hospital readmission and requiring urgent optimized therapy[1]. Under the influence of some decompensation risk factor, such as infections, arrhythmias, decompensation of some […]

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Contrast Enhanced Ultrasonography in Diagnosis of Hypertensive Nephrosclerosis

The link between kidney damage and HT remains a challenge in medical research from a century when HT concept was defined, taking in consideration than HT is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease morta-lity worldwide, due to the increasing […]

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Pharmacodynamics of Serotonin. Emphasis on 5HT-3 Antagonists and SSRI Medication (II)

5-HT4 receptors are a G-protein-coupled family of re-ceptors coupled with Gs protein that stimulates the pro-duction of the intracellular signaling molecule cAMP. It has two isoforms (5-HT4S and 5-HT4L), differing in the length and sequence of their C-termini[1]. 5-HT4 are […]

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ISSN-online 2360-2473
ISSN-L 1223-0472
ISSN-print 1223-0472

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The Modern Medicine / Medicina Moderna is indexed by EBSCO and INDEX COPERNICUS

CNCSIS Category B+ journal
COD 475 pozitia 230

CME Credits: 10 (Romanian College of Physicians)

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