Hemodynamic and respiratory factors that influence the opening of patent foramen ovale in mechanically ventilated patients

RESEARCH ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2016, 20(3):209-213

Vavlitou A1, Minas G2, Zannetos S3, Kyprianou T1, Tsagourias M4, Matamis D4
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Intensive Care Unit, Nicosia’s General Hospital, Nicosia, 2Intensive Care Unit, Limassol’s General Hospital, Limassol, 3Healthcare Management Department, Faculty of Economics and Management, Open University Cyprus, Nicosia Cyprus, 4Intensive Care Unit, “George Papageorgiou” General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece

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Association of antiviral therapy with reduced disease progression in chronic Hepatitis B patients: Results from a nation-wide cohort study

RESEARCH ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2016, 20(3):214-221

Vourli G1, Papatheodoridis G2, Raptopoulou M3, Dalekos GN4, Hounta A5, Nikolopoulou G6, Zouboulis-Vafeiadis I7, Manesis E8, Kitis G9, Gogos C10, Ketikoglou I11, Hatzis G12, Vasilialdis T13, Karatapanis S14, Mimidis K15, Drakoulis C16, Touloumi G1, The HEPNET-Greece study
1Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, 2Department of Gastroenterology, Athens University Medical School, “Laiko” General Hospital of Athens, Athens, 34th Medical Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, 4Department of Medicine & Research Laboratory of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, 4th Department of Internal Medicine, General University Hospital “Attikon”, Athens, 6Viral Hepatitis Committee, KEELPNO, Athens, 7First Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, Athens University Medical School “Laiko” General Hospital of Athens, Athens, 8Division of Internal Medicine, Athens University Medical School, Athens, 9Gastroenterology Clinic, General Hospital “G. Papanikolaou”, Thessaloniki, 10Department of Infectious Diseases, Patras University Hospital, Patras, 11Department of Internal Medicine, “Hippocration” General Hospital, Athens, 12Department of Pathophysiology, University of Athens, Athens, 133rd Department of Internal Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, “Papageorgiou” Hospital, Thessaloniki, 14Department of Internal Medicine, General Hospital of Rhodes, Rhodes, 15Department of Medicine, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, 162nd Department of Internal Medicine, General Hospital of Nikaia, Athens, Greece

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Arachnoid cysts: the role of the BLADE technique

CASE SERIES

Hippokratia 2016, 20(3):244-248

Mavroidis P1,2, Roka V3, Kostopoulos S4, Batsikas G5, Lavdas E6,7
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Department of Radiation Oncology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, 2Department of Medical Physics, Karolinska Institutet & Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden, 3Health Center of Farkadona, Trikala, Greece, 4Department of Medical Instruments Technology, Technological Education Institute of Athens, Athens, Greece, 5Department of Medical Imaging, IASO Thessalias Hospital, Larissa, Greece, 6Department of Medical Radiological Technologists, Technological Education Institute of Athens, Athens, Greece, 7Department of Medical Imaging, Animus kyanoys Larissa Hospital, Larissa, Larissa, Greece

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