Clinical Medicine Research

Volume 11, Issue 5, September 2022

  • Assessment of Frequency and Severity of Mask-Induced Dry Eye in University Students During COVID-19

    Rabia Bushra Ehsan, Fareena Tehreem, Fariah Ata, Namra Kanwal, Maryam Jabbar, Muhammad Aneeq Alyas

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 120-125
    Received: 26 July 2022
    Accepted: 26 August 2022
    Published: 5 September 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.cmr.20221105.11
    Abstract: The aim of the study was to evaluate the frequency and severity of dry eye in mask wearer and to give public awareness about dry eye disease and its serious consequences. This study provides a way of direction to diagnose dry eye and treat it timely before any serious complication. The awareness about preventive measures and treatment was given to ... Show More
  • Progressive Myoclonic Epilepsy: Lafora Disease - Clinical and Genetic Findings

    Mohammad Abul Kalam Azad, Mohammad Nazmul Hassan Chowdhury, Mohammad Abdullah Al Hasan, Mohammad Masum Emran, Panchanon Das, Maher Akther

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 126-129
    Received: 24 July 2022
    Accepted: 29 August 2022
    Published: 16 September 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.cmr.20221105.12
    Abstract: Introduction: Progressive myoclonic epilepsies are group of genetic diseases with grave prognosis, consist of Lafora disease, Unverricht-Lundborg disease, the neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses, type I sialidosis, action myoclonus- renal failure syndrome, Myoclonus epilepsy and Ragged-Red Fibers (MERRF) and type III Gaucher disease. Lafora disease (LD)... Show More
  • Early Clinical Efficacy of Prone Ventilation in Patients with Connective Tissue Disease-Related Interstitial Lung Disease with Concurrent Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    Ying Zhou, Ming Jin, Guohui Yu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 130-134
    Received: 18 August 2022
    Accepted: 4 September 2022
    Published: 16 September 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.cmr.20221105.13
    Abstract: In this prospective study, we aimed to compare the early (4h) clinical responses of prone conventional ventilation (CV) in connective tissue disease-related interstitial lung disease (CTD-ILD) patients with concurrent acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). 40 patients with CTD-ILD combined with early onset of ARDS were recruited from May 2021 ... Show More
  • Potassium in Red Blood Cells - A New Biomarker of Oxidative Stress by Sepsis

    Johannes Barg, Vitaliy Kazarcev, Alexey Astakhov

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 135-144
    Received: 12 September 2022
    Accepted: 26 September 2022
    Published: 11 October 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.cmr.20221105.14
    Abstract: There is increasing evidence that oxidants and antioxidants play a key role in the pathogenesis of sepsis. Sepsis is also characterized by excessive production of oxidants. Although many biomarkers for oxidative stress have been developed, the most biomarkers are technically very complex and they are not suitable for clinical routine. We discuss th... Show More
  • Indocyanine Green Fluorescence–Guided Avoidance of Bile Duct Injury During Simultaneous Laparoscopic Fenestration and Cholecystectomy

    Hui Liu, Jiao Kuang, Yu Huang, Shuai Zhang, Jiefeng Weng, Yueyuan Lai, Zhaofeng Wu, Keqiang Ma, Weili Gu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 5, September 2022
    Pages: 145-149
    Received: 22 September 2022
    Accepted: 8 October 2022
    Published: 17 October 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.cmr.20221105.15
    Abstract: Real-time indocyanine green (ICG) guided surgery has been reported to be safe for cholangiography in laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC). Laparoscopic fenestration (LF) is a standard and safe procedure for liver cysts. However, no cases had been reported for simultaneous treatment of fenestration and cholecystectomy using ICG guided laparoscopic surg... Show More