Advances in Medical Sciences            Advances in Medical Sciences

Volume 52, 2007



::Table of contents::

published online: 5 December 2007


1. Reflections on the future of gastroenterology – unmet needs
Tytgat GNJ


2. Medical implications of melatonin: receptor-mediated and receptor-independent actions
Reiter RJ, Tan D-X, Manchester LC, Pilar Terron M, Flores LJ, Koppisepi S
3. Molecular therapy and prevention of liver diseases
Blum HE
4. Familial Pancreatic Cancer: a review and latest advances
Grocock CJ, Vitone LJ, Harcus MJ, Neoptolemos JP, Raraty MGT, Greenhalf W
5. Supplements of interest for sport-related injury and sources of supplement information among college athletes
Malinauskas BM, Overton RF, Carraway VG, Cash BC
6. Relationship between Helicobacter pylori gastritis, gastric cancer and gastric acid secretion
Axon ATR
7. Clinical management of autoimmune pancreatitis
Kamisawa T, Satake K
8. Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization for superficial hepatocellular carcinoma induces adhesion
Seki S, Sakaguchi H, Hagihara A, Fujii H, Kobayashi S, Iwai S, Tamori A, Takeda T
9. Autoimmune pancreatitis: the classification puzzle
Fantini L, Zanini N, Fiscaletti M, Calculli L, Casadei R, Campana D, Pezzilli R
10. Application of summary receiver operating characteristics (sroc) analysis to diagnostic clinical testing
Rosman AS, Korsten MA
11. Molecular basis of sodium butyrate-dependent proapoptotic activity in cancer cells
Pajak B, Orzechowski A, Gajkowska B
12. Effect of oxidative phosphorylation uncoupler FCCP and F1F0-ATPase inhibitor oligomycin on the electromechanical activity of human myocardium
Zablockaite D, Gendviliene V, Martisiene I, Jurevicius J
13. Pregnancy-associated osteoporosis: an underestimated and underdiagnosed severe disease. A review of two cases in short- and long-term follow-up
Stumpf UC, Kurth AA, Windolf J , Fassbender WJ 
14. Food allergies, cross-reactions and agroalimentary biotechnologies
Ronchetti R, Kaczmarski MG, Hałuszka J, Jesenak M, Villa MP
15. Soluble CD40 and its ligand CD154 in patients with Graves ophthalmopathy during combined therapy with corticosteroids and teleradiotherapy
Myśliwiec J, Waligórski D, Nikołajuk A, Górska M
16. Concentrations of ssDNA in liver tissue and its correlation with sFas and sFasL in serum of patients infected with HBV, HCV, HCV and HIV
Łapiński TW, Wiercińska-Drapało A, Panasiuk A, Kovalchuk O
17. Matrix metalloproteinases and their tissue inhibitors in children with chronic hepatitis B treated with lamivudine
Lebensztejn DM, Skiba E, Sobaniec-Łotowska ME, Kaczmarski M
18. Serum level of YKL-40 does not predict advanced liver fibrosis in children with chronic hepatitis B
Lebensztejn DM, Skiba E, Werpachowska I, Sobaniec-Łotowska ME, Kaczmarski M
19. Primary sternoclavicular septic arthritis in patients without predisposing risk factors
Gallucci F, Esposito P, Carnovale A, Madrid E, Russo R, Uomo G
20. Correlation of peripheral blood monocyte and neutrophil direct counts with plasma inflammatory cytokines and tnf-α soluble receptors in the initial phase of acute pancreatitis
Naskalski JW, Kusnierz-Cabala B, Kędra B, Dumnicka P, Panek J, Maziarz B
21. Typeability of AmpFlSTR SGM Plus loci in kidney, liver, spleen and pancreas tissue samples incubated in different environments
Niemcunowicz-Janica A, Pepiński W, Janica JR, Skawrońska M, Janica J, Koc-Żórawska E
22. Results of small intestinal bacterial overgrowth testing in irritable bowel syndrome patients: clinical profiles and effects of antibiotic trial
Majewski M, McCallum RW
23. The effect of granulocyte colony stimulating factor on neutrophil functions in children with neutropenia after chemotherapy in the course of neoplasma
Czygier M, Dakowicz Ł, Szmitkowski M 
24. Are elevated serum levels of IGFBP-2 after intensive chemotherapy of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia a risk factor of relapse?
Kitszel A, Krawczuk-Rybak M
25. Reactive oxygen and nitrogen species in the course of B-CLL
Jabłońska E, Kiersnowska-Rogowska B, Ratajczak W, Rogowski F, Sawicka-Powierza J 
26. Predictive value of lymphocytic infiltration and character of invasive margin following total mesorectal excision with sphincter preservation for the high-risk carcinoma of the rectum
Szynglarewicz B, Matkowski R, Suder E, Sydor D, Forgacz J, Pudełko M, Grzebieniak Z
27. The effects of moderate physical exercise on cardiac hypertrophy in interleukin 6 deficient mice
Kamiński KA, Olędzka E, Białobrzewska K, Kożuch M , Musiał WJ, Winnicka MM
28. Prognostic significance of matrix metalloproteinases type I expression and tumor front parameters in the presence of lymph node micrometastases in carcinoma of the larynx
Starska K, Łukomski M, Stasikowska O, Lewy-Trenda I
29. Concentration of TGF-β1 in the supernatant of peripheral blood mononuclear cells cultures from patients with early disseminated and chronic Lyme borreliosis
Grygorczuk S, Chmielewski T, Zajkowska J, Świerzbińska R, Pancewicz S, Kondrusik M , Tylewska-Wierzbanowska S, Hermanowska-Szpakowicz T
30. Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in women with cervical lesions
Bułhak-Kozioł V, Zdrodowska-Stefanow B, Ostaszewska-Puchalska I, Maćkowiak-Matejczyk B, Pietrewicz TM , Wilkowska-Trojniel M 
31. Opinions of gynaecologists on prenatal diagnostics in first/second trimester and abortion – ethical aspect
Szymańska M, Knapp P
32. Activity of lysosomal exoglycosidases in saliva of patients with HIV infection
Knaś M, Choromańska M, Karaszewska K, Dudzik D, Waszkiel D, Borzym-Kluczyk M , Zaniewska A, Zwierz K
33. Smoking habit and gastritis histology
Namiot A, Kemona A, Namiot Z
34. Diagnostic difficulties during combined multichannel intraluminal impedance and pH monitoring in patients with esophagitis or Barrett’s esophagus
Waśko-Czopnik D, Błoński W, Paradowski L
35. 24-hour esophageal pH monitoring in children with pathological acid gastroesophageal reflux: primary and secondary to food allergy. Part I Intraesophageal pH values in distal channel; preliminary study and control studies – after 1, 2, 4 and 9 years of clinical observation as well as dietary and pharmacological treatment
Semeniuk J, Kaczmarski M
36. 24-hour esophageal pH monitoring in children with pathological acid gastroesophageal reflux: primary and secondary to food allergy. Part II Intraesophageal pH values in proximal channel; preliminary study and control studies – after 1, 2, 4 and 9 years of clinical observation as well as dietary and pharmacological treatment
Semeniuk J, Kaczmarski M
37. Is acid gastroesophageal reflux in children with ALTE etiopathogenetic factor of life threatening symptoms?
Semeniuk J, Kaczmarski M, Wasilewska J, Nowowiejska B
38. Exocrine pancreatic function in biliary tract pathology treated with the endoscopic methods
Wasielica-Berger J, Długosz JW, Łaszewicz W, Baniukiewicz A, Werpachowska I, Mroczko B, Dąbrowski A
39. Bone pain in dialysis patients is not associated with bone mineral density but with serum concentration of small uremic toxins
Grzegorzewska AE, Młot-Michalska M
40. Counteraction against obesity – is it possible?
Jarosz M, Rychlik E, Respondek W
41. Dietary intake and body composition of female students in relation with their dieting practices and residential status
Jaworowska A, Bazylak G
42. Markers of pro-inflammatory and pro-thrombotic state in the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome
Odrowąż-Sypniewska G
43. Multifocal type of pilomatrixoma
Wyględowska-Kania M, Kamińska-Winciorek G, Krauze E, Brzezińska-Wcisło L, Kajor M
44. Paraneoplastic type of acanthosis nigricans in patient with hepatocellular carcinoma
Kamińska-Winciorek G, Brzezińska-Wcisło L, Lis-Święty A, Krauze E
45. Radial scar of the breast – a confusing lesion
Oprić D, Fajdić J, Hrgović Z, Granić M, Milošević Z,Gugić D, Oprić S , Babić D, Fassbender WJ 
46. The selectins E and P in normal labour. A preliminary report on evaluation of their prognostic values for preeclampsia
Uszyński W , Uszyński M, Żekanowska E
47. Evaluation of pulmonary hypertension in COPD patients with diabetes
Makarevich AE, Valevich VE, Pochtavtsev AU
48. Solving the problem of antidepressant selection in Lithuania
Burba B, Jankuvienė O, Grigaliūnienė V, Stolygaitė A, Jaras A
49. Serum concentration of biochemical bone turnover markers in vegetarian children
Ambroszkiewicz J , Klemarczyk W, Gajewska J, Chełchowska M, Laskowska-Klita T
50. Intensive care unit environment contamination with fungi
Gniadek A, Macura AB
51. Analysis of the upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding prevalence in patients treated due ischaemic heart disease
Popławski C, Jakubczyk P, Jakubczyk M
52. Traumatic rupture of the gallbladder after blunt abdominal trauma
Iwacewicz P, Wojskowicz P, Safiejko K, Barczyk J, Dadan J
53. Diffuse nodular lymphoid hyperplasia of the gastrointestinal tract in patient with selective immunoglobulin A deficiency and sarcoid-like syndrome – case report
Piaścik M, Rydzewska G, Pawlik M , Milewski J, Furmanek MI, Wrońska E, Polkowski M, Butruk E



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