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Volume 9 (7); 2012

Research Paper

The Integration and Functional Evaluation of Rabbit Pacing Cells Transplanted into the Left Ventricular Free Wall
Zhihui Zhang, Zhiyuan Song, Jun Cheng, Yaoming Nong, Lu Wei, Changhai Zhang
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 513-520. doi:10.7150/ijms.4971
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The 36-Item Short Form Health Survey: Reliability and Validity in Chinese Medical Students
Yang Zhang, Bo QU, Shi-si Lun, Ying Guo, Jie Liu
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 521-526. doi:10.7150/ijms.4503
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Gender Difference in Prevalence of Signs and Symptoms of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders: A Retrospective Study on 243 Consecutive Patients
Bora Bagis, Elif Aydogan Ayaz, Sedanur Turgut, Rukiye Durkan, Mutlu Özcan
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 539-544. doi:10.7150/ijms.4474
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Role of Mitochondrial Translocation of Telomerase in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Cells with Multidrug Resistance
Xianlong Ling, Lei Wen, Yuan Zhou
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 545-554. doi:10.7150/ijms.4648
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Cytotoxicity of 15-Deoxy-Δ12,14-prostaglandin J2 through PPARγ-independent Pathway and the Involvement of the JNK and Akt Pathway in Renal Cell Carcinoma
Megumi Fujita, Chiaki Tohji, Yoko Honda, Yasuhiro Yamamoto, Tsutomu Nakamura, Tatsurou Yagami, Motohiro Yamamori, Noboru Okamura
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 555-566. doi:10.7150/ijms.4455
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Preoperative Management of Surgical Patients by “Shortened Fasting Time”: A Study on the Amount of Total Body Water by Multi-Frequency Impedance Method
Hideki Taniguchi, Toshio Sasaki, Hisae Fujita
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 567-574. doi:10.7150/ijms.4616
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Impaired Secretion of Total Glucagon-like Peptide-1 in People with Impaired Fasting Glucose Combined Impaired Glucose Tolerance
Fang Zhang, Xialian Tang, Hongyi Cao, Qingguo Lü, Nali Li, Yupu Liu, Xiangxun Zhang, Yuwei Zhang, Mingming Cao, Jun Wan, Zhenmei An, Nanwei Tong
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 574-581. doi:10.7150/ijms.4128
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Fluoroscopic Caudal Epidural Injections in Managing Post Lumbar Surgery Syndrome: Two-Year Results of a Randomized, Double-Blind, Active-Con­trol Trial
Laxmaiah Manchikanti, Vijay Singh, Kimberly A. Cash, Vidyasagar Pampati, Sukdeb Datta
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 582-591. doi:10.7150/ijms.4672
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CD44+/CD105+ Human Amniotic Fluid Mesenchymal Stem Cells Survive and Proliferate in the Ovary Long-Term in a Mouse Model of Chemotherapy-Induced Premature Ovarian Failure
Te Liu, Yongyi Huang, Lihe Guo, Weiwei Cheng, Gang Zou
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 592-602. doi:10.7150/ijms.4841
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Is Helicobacter Pylori Infection Associated with Asthma Risk? A Meta-Analysis Based on 770 Cases and 785 Controls
Yan Wang, Yutian Bi, Liang Zhang, Changzheng Wang
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 603-610. doi:10.7150/ijms.4970
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Pre-operative Serum Alkaline Phosphatase as a Predictor for Hypocalcemia Post-Parathyroid Adenectomy
Seng Cheong Loke, Alvin Wai Kit Tan, Rinkoo Dalan, Melvin Khee-Shing Leow
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 611-616. doi:10.7150/ijms.4861
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The Evaluation of the Distribution of Yeast like Fungi 'Candida Species' at a Tertiary Care Center in Western Turkey
Gulfem Ece, Pinar Samlioglu, Gulgun Akkoclu, Sabri Atalay, Sukran Kose
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 617-620. doi:10.7150/ijms.4707
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A Review of the Human Clinical Studies Involving Citrus aurantium (Bitter Orange) Extract and its Primary Protoalkaloid p-Synephrine
Sidney J. Stohs, Harry G. Preuss, Mohd Shara
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2012; 9(7): 527-538. doi:10.7150/ijms.4446
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