Medical Practice and Reviews

  • Abbreviation: Med. Pract. Rev.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2596
  • DOI: 10.5897/MPR
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 44

Table of Content: February 2011; 2(1)

February 2011

An attempt to develop a novel systemic technique for the evaluation of cardiovascular system

A limited number of non-invasive techniques are available for the study of the state of the circulatory system. In this paper, we introduce, for the first time, a systemic method that can be used to assess the function of the cardiovascular system as a whole by building templates (patterns) that characterize its different states. This novel method makes use of the information embedded in both, the ECG,...

Author(s): Sameh El-Sharo

February 2011

Association of serumvitamin D level with diabetic polyneuropathy

There is an association between serum vitamin D level and diabetic polyneuropathy. Topical vitamin D has been proposed for treatment of neuropathic pain in diabetics. The relationship between the serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level and diabetic neuropathy has never been evaluated. The objective of the study was to evaluate a quantitative and qualitative relationship between the serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level and diabetic...

Author(s): Leila Chaychi, Todd Mackenzie, Diane Bilotta, Matthew Lynch, Jeffrey Cohen and Richard Comi