Advances in Medicine and Biology. Volume 66

Leon V. Berhardt (Editor)

Series: Advances in Medicine and Biology
BISAC: MED106000



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Special issue: Resilience in breaking the cycle of children’s environmental health disparities
Edited by I Leslie Rubin, Robert J Geller, Abby Mutic, Benjamin A Gitterman, Nathan Mutic, Wayne Garfinkel, Claire D Coles, Kurt Martinuzzi, and Joav Merrick


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This continuing series gathers and presents original research results on the leading edge of medicine and biology. Each article has been carefully selected in an attempt to present substantial topical data across a broad spectrum. Topics discussed include the properties, biosynthesis and health implications of sucrose; colonization of oral and dental tissues by uncommon bacteria; use of chlorhexidine as an adjunct therapy in oral candidal infection; biofilms and otitis media; risk factors for systemic conditions in periodontal disease; fentanyl use from analgesia to hyperalgesia; post laryngectomy voice rehabilitation and gastroesophageal reflux; acute otitis media in developing countries; long-term follow-up care of patients treated for laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR); and prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in the area of donostialdea diagnosed by telemedicine. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical )

Preface pp. i-xii

Sucrose: Properties, Biosynthesis and Health Implications
(G. Baños, R. Carbó, V. Guarner, I. Perez-Torres, M.E. Rubio-Ruiz, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología “Ignacio Chávez”, Mexico)pp. 1-28

Colonization of Oral and Dental Tissues by Uncommon Bacteria: Its Relevance to General and Oral Health
(Claudio Passariello, Alessandra Virga, Pierangelo Gigola, Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, "Sapienza" University of Rome, Italy, and others)pp. 29-52

Usage of Chlorhexidine as an Adjunct Therapy in Oral Candidal Infection
(Arjuna N.B. Ellepola, H.M.H.N. Bandara, Faculty of Dentistry, Health Sciences Center, Kuwait University, Kuwait, and others)pp. 53-74

Biofilms and Otitis Media
(Javan Nation, Dennis Bojrab, James Coticchia, Wayne State University, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Detroit, MI, USA, and others)pp. 75-98

Periodontal Disease: A Risk Factor for Systemic Conditions
(Devinder Preet Singh, Mohit Gupta, Department Of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics, Dr. Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India)pp. 99-124

Fentanyl: From Analgesia to Hyperalgesia
(Irene Asouhidou, Christallia Vitoula, Department of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, “G.Papanikolaou” General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece)pp. 125-142

Post Laryngectomy Voice Rehabilitation and Gastroesophageal Reflux
(A. Serra, S. Cocuzza, R. Chiaramonte, M. Bonfiglio, Otorhinolaryngology Unit, University of Catania, Italy)pp. 143-154

Acute Otitis Media in Developing Countries: Pediatric Tertiary Care Hospital Experience in Argentina
(Patricia A. Sommerfleck, Patricia C. Bernáldez, Hospital de Pediatría "Prof. Dr. Juan P. Garrahan" Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina)pp. 155-168
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Fentanyl: General Properties and Therapeutic Uses
(Sang Ryong Jeon, Jin Hoon Park, Yongchel Ahn, Department of Neurological Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea)pp. 169-182
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The Natural History of LPR: Long Term Follow-Up of a Cohort of Patients Treated for LPR
(A. Printza, P. Giaramazidis, S. Triaridis, I. Konstantinidis, J. Constantinidis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece)pp. 183-192

Prevalence of Diabetic Retinopathy in the Area of Donostialdea Diagnosed by Telemedicine: Our Experience for Four Years
(Ane Gibelalde, Sergio Pinar-Sueiro, Javier Mendicute, Miguel Ruiz Miguel, Beatriz Macias-Murelaga, Universitary Hospital of Donostia, Gipuzkoa, Spain, and others)pp. 193-198

Index pp. 199-217

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