Vol 14, No 4 (2014)

Table of Contents

Reviews

Progress on diabetic cerebrovascular diseases
Houguang Zhou, Xiaoming Zhang, Jianfeng Lu
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Epigenetic alterations of the Wnt signaling pathway in cancer: a mini review
Ljiljana Serman, Tamara Nikuseva Martic, Alan Serman, Semir Vranic
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 191-194 [PDF] [HTML]

Biochemistry

The neuroprotective effects of tocotrienol rich fraction and alpha tocopherol against glutamate injury in astrocytes
Thilaga Rati Selvaraju, Huzwah Khaza’ai, Sharmili Vidyadaran, Mohd Sokhini Abd Mutalib, Ramachandran Vasudevan
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Pathology

Secular trends in body height in Balkan populations from 1945 to 1995
Nermin Sarajlić, Emina Resić, Anisa Gradaščević, Adis Salihbegović, Jože Balažic, Tomaž Zupanc
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 209-213 [PDF] [HTML]

Molecular Biology

Polymorphisms in DNA repair genes XRCC2 and XRCC3 risk of gastric cancer in Turkey
İlhami Gok, Meryem Baday, Suleyman Cetinkunar, Kemal Kilic, Bulent Caglar Bilgin
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 214-218 [PDF] [HTML]

Microbiology

Meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from Iranian hospitals: virulence factors and antibiotic resistance properties
Hassan Momtaz, Laleh Hafezi
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Catheter-associated urinary tract infections in intensive care units at a university hospital in Turkey
Derya Keten, Firdevs Aktas, Ozlem Guzel Tunccan, Murat Dizbay, Ayse Kalkanci, Gülsah Biter, Hamit Sirri Keten
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In vitro activity of heather [Calluna vulgaris (L.) Hull] extracts on selected urinary tract pathogens
Dragana M Vučić, Miroslav R Petković, Branka B Rodić-Grabovac, Olgica D Stefanović, Sava M Vasić, Ljiljana R Čomić
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Translational and Clinical Research

A coincidental variation of the axillary artery: the brachioradial artery and the aberrant posterior humeral circumflex artery passing under the tendon of the latissimus dorsi muscle
Marek Konarik, David Kachlik, Vaclav Baca
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Impact of insulin like growth factor-1 in development of coronary artery ectasia
Ibrahim Faruk Akturk, Ismail Biyik, Ahmet Arif Yalcin, Nilgun Isiksacan, Omer Celik, Derya Ozturk, Mehmet Erturk
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Diagnostic dilemma of parotid lipomas: imaging versus fine needle aspiration cytology
Ilker Burak Arslan, Sinan Uluyol, Selahattin Genc, Tugrul Eruyar, Suphi Bulgurcu, Ibrahim Cukurova
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Extracorporeal shock waves lithotripsy versus retrograde ureteroscopy: is radiation exposure a criterion when we choose which modern treatment to apply for ureteric stones?
Catalin Pricop, Adrian Maier, Dragos Negru, Ovidiu Malau, Martha Orsolya, Daniel Radavoi, Dragomir R Serban
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Sinotomy technique versus surgical excision with primary closure technique in pilonidal sinus disease
Seyfi Emir, Ömer Topuz, Burhan Hakan Kanat, İlhan Bali
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Case reports

Cystic fibroepithelioma of Pinkus: two new cases and cystic changes in classical fibroepithelioma of Pinkus
Zlatko Marusic, Marina Kos, Loredana Labinac-Peteh, Manuela Perković Bečić, Semir Vranić, Boštjan Luzar
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NRGTM RF powered transseptal needle: a useful technique for transcatheter atrial septostomy and Fontan fenestration: report of three cases
Tevfik Karagöz, Alper Akın, Hayrettin Hakan Aykan
Bosn J Basic Med Sci. Vol 14, No 4 (2014) pages 259-262 [PDF] [HTML]