Anemia is independently associated with NT-proBNP levels in asymptomatic predialysis patients with chronic kidney disease

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 307-312

Tirmenstajn-Jankovic B1, Dimkovic N2, Perunicic-Pekovic G3, Radojicic Z4, Bastac D5, Zikic S1, Zivanovic M1
1Department of Nephrology and Hemodialysis, Medical Center Zajecar, 2Clinical Department for Renal Disease, Zvezdara University Medical Center, Belgrade, 3Department of Nephrology, University Hospital Zemun-Belgrade, 4Institute for Statistics, Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade, 5Office of Internal Medicine «Dr Bastac», Zajecar, Serbia

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Prevalence of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus antibodies in Greek residents in the area where the AP92 strain was isolated

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 322-325

Sidira P1, Nikza P2, Danis K3, Panagiotopoulos T4, Samara D2, Maltezou HC3, Papa A1
1A’ Department of Microbiology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Thessaloniki, 2Blood Bank Unit, Naoussa General Hospital, Naoussa, 3Department of Epidemiological Surveillance and Intervention & Department of Interventions in Health Care Facilities, Hellenic Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Athens, 4Department of Child Health, National School of Public Health, Athens, Greece

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Prevalence of microalbuminuria and risk factor analysis in type 2 diabetes patients in Albania: the need for accurate and early diagnosis of diabetic nephropathy

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 337-341

Pasko N1, Toti F2, Strakosha A1, Thengjilli E3, Shehu A,5 Dedej T4, Ylli A2, Thereska N1
1Department of Nephrology Dialysis and Transplant, University Hospital Center, Tirana, 2Department of Endocrinology, University Hospital Center, Tirana, 3Department of Internal Medicine, Regional Hospital, Pogradec, 4Service of Clinical and Biochemical Laboratory, University Hospital Center, Tirana, 5Laboratory “Intermedica”, Tirana, Albania

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Assessing personality traits by questionnaire: psychometric properties of the Greek version of the Zuckerman-Kuhlman personality questionnaire and correlations with psychopathology and hostility.

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 342-350

Hyphantis T1, Antoniou K2, Floros DG3, Valma V1,4, Pappas AI1, Douzenis A5, Assimakopoulos K6, Iconomou G6, Kafetzopoulos E4, Garyfallos G3, Kuhlman M7
1Department of Psychiatry, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Greece, 2Department of Pharmacology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Greece, 32nd Department of Psychiatry, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, 4Organization Against Drugs (OKANA), Athens, Greece, 52nd Department of Psychiatry, University of Athens Medical School, “Attikon” General Hospital, Greece, 6Department of Psychiatry, University of Patras School of Medicine, Rion Patras, Greece, 7Department of Psychology, University of Delaware, Newark, USA

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Horizontal gaze palsy and scoliosis: a case report and review of the literature

CASE REPORT

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 370-372

Samoladas EP1, O’Dowd J1, Cardoso-Almeida A2,3, Demetriades AK2,4
1Department of Spine Surgery, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals, London, 2Department of Neurosurgery, King’s College Hospital, London, 3Guy’s, King’s and St. Thomas’ School of Medicine, King’s College London, 4Department of Neurosurgery, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK

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