Matrix metalloproteinases, atherosclerosis, proteinuria and kidney disease: Linkage–based approaches

REVIEW ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 292-297

Dimas G, Iliadis F, Grekas D
First Internal Medicine Propaedeutic Department, AHEPA University Hospital, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Clinicopathological features, diagnosis and treatment of clear cell sarco-ma/melanoma of soft parts

REVIEW ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 298-302

Mavrogenis AF, Bianchi G, Stavropoulos NA, Papagelopoulos PJ, Ruggieri P
First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece, Department of Orthopaedics, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy

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 B, Dimkovic N, Perunicic-Pekovic G, Radojicic Z, Bastac D, Zikic S, Zivanovic M
Department of Nephrology and Hemodialysis, Medical Center Zajecar, Clinical Department for Renal Disease, Zvezdara University Medical Center, Belgrade, Department of Nephrology, University Hospital Zemun-Belgrade, Institute for Statistics, Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade, Office of Internal Medicine «Dr Bastac», Zajecar, Serbia

Laryngeal cancer: epidemiological data from Νorthern Greece and review of the literature

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 313-318

Markou K, Christoforidou A, Karasmanis I, Tsiropoulos G, Triaridis S, Constantinidis I, Vital V, Nikolaou A
1st University Otolaryngology Department, AHEPA University Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece

Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility of Ureaplasma urealyticum in asymptomatic women in Northern Greece

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 319-321

Kotrotsiou Tz, Exindari M, Diza E, Gioula G, Melidou A, Kaplanis K, Malisiovas N
Microbiology Department, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Gynecology Department, Theagenion Anticancer Hospital of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece

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 P, Nikza P, Danis K, Panagiotopoulos T, Samara D, Maltezou HC, Papa A
A’ Department of Microbiology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Thessaloniki, Blood Bank Unit, Naoussa General Hospital, Naoussa, Department of Epidemiological Surveillance and Intervention & Department of Interventions in Health Care Facilities, Hellenic Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Athens, Department of Child Health, National School of Public Health, Athens, Greece

The synergistic antinociceptive interactions of morphine and dexmedetomidine in rats with nerve-ligation injury

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 326-331

Kabalak AA, Ekmekçioğlu E, Ceylan A, Kahveci K
Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Ankara Ulus State Hospital, Ankara, Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Kastamonu Anadolu Hospital, Kastamonu, Turkey

Surgical management of iatrogenic femoral artery pseudoaneurysms: A 10-year experience

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 332-336

Huseyin S, Yuksel V, Sivri N, Gur O, Gurkan S, Canbaz S, Ege T, Sunar H
Cardiovascular Surgery Department, Trakya University, Edirne, Cardiology Department, Trakya University, Edirne, Cardiovascular Surgery Department, Namık Kemal University, Tekirdag, Turkey

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 N, Toti F, Strakosha A, Thengjilli E, Shehu A, Dedej T, Ylli A, Thereska N
Department of Nephrology Dialysis and Transplant, University Hospital Center, Tirana, Department of Endocrinology, University Hospital Center, Tirana, Department of Internal Medicine, Regional Hospital, Pogradec, Service of Clinical and Biochemical Laboratory, University Hospital Center, Tirana, Laboratory “Intermedica”, Tirana, Albania

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 T, Antoniou K, Floros DG, Valma V, Pappas AI, Douzenis A, Assimakopoulos K, Iconomou G, Kafetzopoulos E, Garyfallos G, Kuhlman M
Department of Psychiatry, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Greece, Department of Pharmacology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Greece, 2nd Department of Psychiatry, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, Organization Against Drugs (OKANA), Athens, Greece, 2nd Department of Psychiatry, University of Athens Medical School, “Attikon” General Hospital, Greece, Department of Psychiatry, University of Patras School of Medicine, Rion Patras, Greece, Department of Psychology, University of Delaware, Newark, USA

Effect of ropivacaine infiltration on muscle regeneration: a morphometric analysis

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 351-354

Kapoukranidou D, Amaniti E, Kalpidis J, Karakoulas K, Papazisis G, Albani M, Kouvelas D
Department of Physiology, Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece

Detection of OqxAB efflux pumps, OmpK35 and OmpK36 porins in ex-tended-spectrum-β-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates from Iran

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 355-358

Taherpour A, Hashemi A
Department of Microbiology, Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences, Sanandaj, Department of Microbiology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Prevalence of thrombophilia in asymptomatic individuals with a family history of thrombosis

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 359-362

Vagdatli E, Serafimidou O, Pantziarela E, Tsikopoulou F, Mitsopoulou K, Papoutsi A
Haematology Laboratory, Department of Medical Laboratory Studies, Alexander Technological Educational Institution of Thessaloniki, Greece

Glutathion-S-Transferase P1 polymorphisms association with broncopulmonary dysplasia in preterm infants.

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 363-367

Karagianni P, Rallis D, Fidani L, Porpodi M, Kalinderi K, Tsakalidis C, Nikolaidis N
2nd NICU and Neonatology Department, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Department of General Biology, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

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

CASE REPORT

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 370-372

Samoladas EP, O’Dowd J, Cardoso-Almeida A, Demetriades AK
Department of Spine Surgery, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals, London, Department of Neurosurgery, King’s College Hospital, London, Guy’s, King’s and St. Thomas’ School of Medicine, King’s College London, Department of Neurosurgery, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK

Non traumatic liver herniation due to persistent cough mimicking a pulmonary mass

CASE REPORT

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 376-377

Pataka A, Paspala A, Sourla E, Bagalas V, Argyropoulou P
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Respiratory Failure Unit, G.Papanikolaou Hospital, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece

Venous pulsatile tinnitus due to pseudotumor cerebri syndrome in a young morbid obese female

LETTER

Hippokratia 2013, 17, 4: 383

Kastanioudakis I, Konitsiotis S, Asproudis I, Ziavra N
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Ioannina, Department of Neurology, University of Ioannina, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ioannina, Speech and Language Therapy Department, TEI of Epirus, Ioannina, Greece