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  1. Content type: Research

    The prevalence of ischemia on nuclear myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) has been decreasing. Recent research has questioned the benefit of invasive revascularization for patients with moderate to severe ische...

    Authors: David E. Winchester, Alexander J. Bolanos, Anita Wokhlu, Rebecca J. Beyth and Leslee J. Shaw

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2017 4:12

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  2. Content type: Review

    Vascular leakage, or increased vascular permeability, is a common but important pathological process for various critical diseases, including severe trauma, shock, sepsis, and multiple organ dysfunction syndro...

    Authors: Chen-Yang Duan, Jie Zhang, Hui-Ling Wu, Tao Li and Liang-Ming Liu

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2017 4:11

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  3. Content type: Review

    Olfaction is one of our 5 main qualitative sensory abilities. In this review, we have examined the physiology of olfaction from the olfactory receptor to the brain. Through analyzing the physiology of olfactio...

    Authors: Palaniappan Ganesh Nagappan, Somasundram Subramaniam and De-Yun Wang

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2017 4:9

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  4. Content type: Research

    Cimetidine, an antagonist of histamine type II receptors, has shown protective effects against γ-rays or neutrons. However, there have been no reports on the effects of cimetidine against neutrons combined wit...

    Authors: Ding-Wen Jiang, Qing-Rong Wang, Xian-Rong Shen, Ying He, Tian-Tian Qian, Qiong Liu, Deng-Yong Hou, Yu-Ming Liu, Wei Chen, Xin Ren and Ke-Xian Li

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2017 4:7

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  5. Content type: Research

    The present study was designed to evaluate load carriage performance at extremely high altitudes with different loads and walking speeds in terms of physiological evaluation. The degree of maximum oxygen consu...

    Authors: Tirthankar Chatterjee, Debojyoti Bhattacharyya, Anilendu Pramanik, Madhusudan Pal, Deepti Majumdar and Dhurjati Majumdar

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2017 4:6

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  6. Content type: Perspective

    The start of World War II (WWII) led to the deployment of combat troops in several continents. Destruction and many casualties among both the military and civilians became an inevitable consequence. A large am...

    Authors: Vladimir Sokolov, Alexey Biryukov, Igor Chmyrev, Mikhail Tarasenko and Pavel Kabanov

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2017 4:5

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  7. Content type: Review

    Sepsis remains a major clinical problem with high morbidity and mortality. As new inflammatory mediators are characterized, it is important to understand their roles in sepsis. Interleukin 33 (IL-33) is a rece...

    Authors: Hui Xu, Heth R. Turnquist, Rosemary Hoffman and Timothy R. Billiar

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2017 4:3

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  8. Content type: Research

    Hepatitis B is a disease that affects the liver and is caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). Hepatitis B is a serious public health problem in China. The objective of this study was to assess knowledge of and...

    Authors: Yuan-Yuan Li, Wei-Wei Chen, Lei Wei, Yang-Xin Xie, Li-Feng Wang, Jun-Liang Fu and Fu-Sheng Wang

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2017 4:2

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  9. Content type: Review

    Naval cohorts rely heavily on personnel to ensure the efficient running of naval organisations. As such, the wellbeing of personnel is essential. In an occupational setting, naval service personnel experience ...

    Authors: Cliodhna Sargent, Cormac Gebruers and Jim O’Mahony

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2017 4:1

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  10. Content type: Research

    This study evaluated the effect of omeprazole or pantoprazole on platelet reactivity in non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTE-ACS) patients receiving clopidogrel.

    Authors: Ruo-Xi Gu, Xiao-Zeng Wang, Jing Li, Jie Deng, Xing-Xing Li and Jiao Wang

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:38

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  11. Content type: Research

    People rapidly ascending to high altitudes (>2500 m) may suffer from acute mountain sickness (AMS). The association between smoking and AMS risk remains unclear. Therefore, we performed a meta-analysis to eval...

    Authors: Chen Xu, Hong-Xiang Lu, Yu-Xiao Wang, Yu Chen, Sheng-hong Yang and Yong-Jun Luo

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:37

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  12. Content type: Research

    Minimally invasive surgery in the field of traumatic vascular injury diagnosis and treatment has achieved good results. This study was designed to determine whether pre-hospital emergency intervention is feasi...

    Authors: Ming Liang, Jing-Jing Rong, Jing-Yang Sun, Xiao-Zeng Wang, Fei Li, Geng Wang, Yan-Chun Liang and Ya-Ling Han

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:36

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  13. Content type: Review

    Traumatic injury is one of the leading causes of death, with uncontrolled hemorrhage from coagulation dysfunction as one of the main potentially preventable causes of the mortality. Hypothermia, acidosis, and ...

    Authors: Wenjun Z. Martini

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:35

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  14. Content type: Review

    Trauma still represents one of the major causes of death worldwide. Despite the reduction of post-traumatic sepsis over the past two decades, the mortality of septic trauma inpatients is still high (19.5–23 %)...

    Authors: Xiao-Yuan Ma, Li-Xing Tian and Hua-Ping Liang

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:33

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  15. Content type: Research

    There is overwhelming evidence that periodontal disease and dental caries affect the majority of populations and that western culture and lifestyle may have a profound influence on oral health, especially in a...

    Authors: Piyush Pujara, Neeraj Sharma, Rujul Jayeshkumar Parikh, Maitri Shah, Shachi Parikh, Vivek Vadera, Manpreet Kaur, Isha Makkar, Mayur Parmar, Pratik Rupakar and Shrikant Patel

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:32

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  16. Content type: Review

    Sepsis-induced myocardial dysfunction is a common complication in septic patients and is associated with increased mortality. In the clinical setting, it was once believed that myocardial dysfunction was not a...

    Authors: Xiuxiu Lv and Huadong Wang

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:30

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  17. Content type: Research

    Intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH) is a disease with high morbidity and mortality among critically ill patients. The study’s objectives were to explore the prevalence of IAH and physicians’ awareness of the 20...

    Authors: Hua-yu Zhang, Dong Liu, Hao Tang, Shi-jin Sun, Shan-mu Ai, Wen-qun Yang, Dong-po Jiang and Lian-yang Zhang

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:27

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  18. Content type: Editorial

    The German wound healing society ICW (Initiative Chronische Wunden) started a training program for nurses in 2005. Certified by TÜV Rheinland the courses are regularly audited and the quality is ensured. More ...

    Authors: Karl-Christian Münter

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:29

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Military Medical Research 2017 4:4

  19. Content type: Research

    Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs) are group of chronic inflammatory illnesses with a remitting and relapsing course that may result in appreciable morbidity and high medical costs secondary to repeated hospit...

    Authors: Ashish Malhotra, K.C. Mandip, Aasma Shaukat and Thomas Rector

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:28

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  20. Content type: Review

    Innate lymphoid cells (ILCs), a newly identified member of the lymphoid population, play a critical role in the transition from innate to adaptive immunity in host defense. ILCs are important in mucosal barrie...

    Authors: Deng-Ming Lai, Qiang Shu and Jie Fan

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:25

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  21. Content type: Research

    Cardiac troponin assays have improved the ability to detect myocardial damage. However, ascertaining whether troponin elevation is due to myocardial infarction (MI) or secondary to another process can be chall...

    Authors: David E. Winchester, Nayan Agarwal, Lucas Burke, Steven Bradley, Tatiana Schember and Carsten Schmalfuss

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:22

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  22. Content type: Research

    Traditionally, neurocognitive testing is performed weeks to months after head injury and is mostly performed on patients who continue to have symptoms or difficulties. In this study, we sought to determine whe...

    Authors: Latha Ganti, Yasamin Daneshvar, Sarah Ayala, Aakash N. Bodhit and Keith R. Peters

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:23

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  23. Content type: Case Report

    Rabies is a zoonosis transmitted via the bites of various mammals, primarily dogs and bats. Known since antiquity, this disease may have the deadliest human fatality rates and is responsible for approximately ...

    Authors: S. Manoj, A. Mukherjee, S. Johri and K. V. S. Hari Kumar

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:21

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  24. Content type: Case Report

    Bell’s palsy is a common condition seen in clinical practice. The aetiology of this condition is not clearly defined and neuroimaging is essential to exclude intracranial causes of infra-nuclear facial palsy.

    Authors: K. V. S. Hari Kumar, K. P. Shijith and F. M. H. Ahmad

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:18

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  25. Content type: Review

    Recently, studies on the extent to which spaceflight affects the psychology of individuals has received attention. In order to reveal the mental challenges that humans face in space, we need practical viewpoin...

    Authors: Qing Liu, Ren-Lai Zhou, Xin Zhao, Xiao-Ping Chen and Shan-Guang Chen

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:15

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  26. Content type: Research

    Pelvic fracture combined with massive bleeding (PFCMB) is a complex issue in clinical practice. Currently, the use of angiography and embolization for the treatment of PFCMB obtains good results. The aim of th...

    Authors: Bing Xie, Ming Liang, Da-Peng Zhou, Wen Zhao, Jing-Yang Sun, Jing-Jing Rong and Jing Tian

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:14

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  27. Content type: Research

    In worldwide, the mortality rate of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) raises year by year. Although the applications of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and anticoagulants effectively reduce the mortal...

    Authors: Xin Zhao, Xiao-Xu Yang, Su-Zhen Ji, Xiao-Zeng Wang, Li Wang, Chong-Huai Gu, Li-Li Ren and Ya-Ling Han

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:13

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  28. Content type: Research

    Physical fitness tests are widely used to assess endurance, sprint ability, coordination and/or strength. The objective of the present study was to analyze the degree to which the results of the Bundeswehr Bas...

    Authors: Stefan Sammito, Nils Gundlach and Irina Böckelmann

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:12

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  29. Content type: Review

    The objectives of this research were to 1) summarize the available evidence on the impact of hearing loss on quality of life (QOL) among U.S. active-duty service members, 2) describe the QOL instruments that h...

    Authors: Hasanat Alamgir, Caryn A. Turner, Nicole J. Wong, Sharon P. Cooper, Jose A. Betancourt, James Henry, Andrew J. Senchak, Tanisha L. Hammill and Mark D. Packer

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:11

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  30. Content type: Perspective

    The use of open abdomen (OA) as a technique in the treatment of exsanguinating trauma patients was first described in the mid-19th century. Since the 1980s, OA has become a relatively new and increasingly common ...

    Authors: Yu-hua Huang and You-sheng Li

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:10

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  31. Content type: Case Report

    Heat stroke is a life-threatening condition with exertional heat stroke occurring frequently among soldiers and athletes. Because of its common occurrence, many military trainees practice preventive measures p...

    Authors: Buddhika T. B. Wijerathne, Senaka D. Pilapitiya, Vadivel Vijitharan, Mohammed M. F. Farah, Yashodhara V. M. Wimalasooriya and Sisira H Siribaddana

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:8

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  32. Content type: Research

    The optimal time to save a person who has had a sudden cardiac arrest is within the first few minutes of the incident. Early compression and early defibrillation should be performed at this time. Timeliness is...

    Authors: Xiang-Min Gu, Zhi-Hui Li, Zhong-jie He, Zhe-Wei Zhao and Shuang-Qing Liu

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:6

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  33. Content type: Research

    Military operation personnel often suffer from sleep difficulty because of their work requirements. In this study, we investigated the efficacy of zaleplon at two doses to induce afternoon-sleep under noise in...

    Authors: Liang-En Chen, An-Dong Zhao, Qing-Jun Zhang, Feng Wu, Zhao-Li Ge, Hua Ge and Hao Zhan

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:5

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  34. Content type: Review

    Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is a common vaginal disorder in women of reproductive age. Since the initial work of Leopoldo in 1953 and Gardner and Dukes in 1955, researchers have not been able to identify the caus...

    Authors: Christian T. Bautista, Eyako Wurapa, Warren B. Sateren, Sara Morris, Bruce Hollingsworth and Jose L. Sanchez

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:4

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  35. Content type: Review

    Indirect traumatic optic neuropathy (ITON) refers to optic nerve injury resulting from impact remote to the optic nerve. The mechanism of injury is not understood, and there are no confirmed protocols for prev...

    Authors: Eric L. Singman, Nitin Daphalapurkar, Helen White, Thao D. Nguyen, Lijo Panghat, Jessica Chang and Timothy McCulley

    Citation: Military Medical Research 2016 3:2

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