Tag: patient

A case of improvement of clozapine-induced low leukocyte counts by adenine, cepharanthin and ninjin-yoei-to in a patient with treatment-resistant schizophrenia – Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Care and Sciences

The patient had low leukocyte counts prior to the initiation of clozapine, since she was taking psychotropic drugs such as olanzapine [16] and quetiapine [17] that are known to induce…

A semi-systematic review on hypertension and dyslipidemia care in Egypt—highlighting evidence gaps and recommendations for better patient outcomes – Journal of the Egyptian Public Health Association

Methods Study design We conducted a comprehensive semi-systematic data review using structured and unstructured literature searches for retrieval of data on prevalence and various phases of patient-centric management (awareness, screening,…

Retroperitoneal leiomyosarcoma in a female patient with a germline splicing variant RAD51D c.904-2A > T: a case report – Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice

We report a case presenting with a high implication of pathogenicity for the splicing variant RAD51D c.904-2A > T [NM_002878], which was identified through cancer precision medicine in a female patient with…

3D printed customised external cranial plate in a patient with syndrome of trephined: ‘a case report’ – 3D Printing in Medicine

Initial presentation and plate indication A 71-year-old male presented to a dermatology clinic in July 2019 with a left frontal scalp mass and was diagnosed with biopsy-confirmed, non-metastatic, invasive squamous…

Variation in practice for preoperative antibiotic prophylaxis: a survey from an academic tertiary referral center in the United States – Patient Safety in Surgery

Despite well established guidelines and the known efficacy of antibiotic prophylaxis for reducing the risk of SSI, there continues to be wide variation amongst antibiotic prophylaxis practices. Therefore, we performed…

Acute bilateral blindness in a young Covid-19 patient with rhino-orbito-cerebral mucormycosis – Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection

With the onset of COVID-19 pandemic, clinicians have seen a sudden surge of cases of mucormycosis. Although all ocular structures may be involved in patients with COVID-19 infection, orbital mucormycosis…