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Identification of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli isolated from infants and children in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
(BioMed Central, 2007-08-09)
Background: Relatively few studies have been done in Tanzania to detect and classify diarrheagenic Escherichia coli (DEC) strains among children with diarrhea. This study aimed at investigating DEC among children in Dar ...
High prevalence of orthostatic hypotension in mild dementia
Background/Aims: Orthostatic hypotension (OH) and QTc prolongation have potentially important prognostic and therapeutic consequences but have rarely been studied in patients with mild dementia.Methods: Patients with ...
Early life environment and snoring in adulthood
(BioMed Central, 2008-08-22)
Background: To our knowledge, no studies of the possible association of early life environment with snoring in adulthood have been published. We aimed to investigate whether early life environment is associated with ...
Fetal size in the second trimester is associated with the duration of pregnancy, small fetuses having longer pregnancies
(BioMed Central, 2008-07-16)
Background: Conventionally, the pregnancy duration is accepted to be 280–282 days. Fetuses determined by ultrasound biometry to be small in early pregnancy, have an increased risk of premature birth. We speculate that ...
Molecular characterization of Corynebacterium diphtheriae isolates, Russia, 1957-1987
(Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2002)
In the 1990s, the Newly Independent and Baltic States of the former Soviet Union experienced the largest diphtheria outbreak since the 1960s; it was caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae strains of a unique clonal group. ...