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Acute kidney injury often arises after major surgery because the kidneys can be deprived of normal blood flow during the procedure. The use of contrast media, or dyes, can contribute to this problem. In patients undergoing coronary angiography or percutaneous coronary intervention, which are heart procedures that use dyes to help surgeons visualize the arteries, […]
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Wu, H., Li, D., Fang, M., Han, H. & Wang, H. (2015). Meta-analysis of short-term high versus low doses of atorvastatin preventing contrast-induced acute kidney injury in patients undergoing coronary angiography/percutaneous coronary intervention, The Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 55 (2) 123-131. DOI: 10.1002/jcph.411
A new study by researchers from Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts reveals that Asian and Hispanic patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) have lower mortality rates compared to Black, White, or Native Americans with the disease. Findings published in Arthritis & Rheumatology,a journal of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), indicate that the […]
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Gómez-Puerta, J., Barbhaiya, M., Guan, H., Feldman, C., Alarcόn, G. & Costenbader, K. (2014). Racial/Ethnic variation in all-cause mortality among U.S. medicaid recipients with systemic lupus erythematosus: An Hispanic and asian paradox, Arthritis & Rheumatology, DOI: 10.1002/art.38981
As we mentioned in New Journals for New Year, Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society, a new journal co-published with The Korean Chemical Society, is now available on Wiley Online Library. With this new journal, we now have 7 journals published by Wiley-VCH/Wiley with Asian Chemical Societies. Hong-Seok Kim , President of the […]
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Giving talks and taking questions afterwards can be a nerve-wracking experience. However, there are some very simple things that you can do to help yourself get through what can be a challenging experience. Richard Threlfall, Managing Editor, Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry, gives you some tips on how to plan and design an outstanding presentation and how […]
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A new study shows that many patients infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) are lost during different stages of health care to manage the disease. This real-life’ view of the HCV patient care continuum in a major U.S. urban area is published in Hepatology, a journal of the American Association for the Study of […]
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