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Association of lifestyle factors with a high prevalence of overweight and obesity in Greek children aged 10-16 years

Kostopoulou E, Tsekoura E, Fouzas S, Gkentzi D, Jelastopulu E, Varvarigou A. Abstract Aim: To investigate the prevalence of overweight, obesity and central obesity in students of primary and secondary education, and the association with lifestyle parameters. Methods: 3504 students, aged 10-16 years old, from Western Greece participated in this cross-sectional epidemiological study (participation rate: 90%). Demographic,…

A biomarker for lymphoma development in Sjogren’s syndrome: Salivary gland focus score

Loukas Chatzis, Andreas V.Goules, Vasilis Pezoulas, Chiara Baldini, Saviana Gandolfo, Fotini N.Skopouli, Themis P.Exarchos, Efstathia K.Kapsogeorgou, Valentina Donati, Paraskevi V.Voulgari, Clio P.Mavragani, Vasilis Gorgoulis, Salvatore De Vita, Dimitrios Fotiadis, Michalis Voulgarelis, Haralampos M.Moutsopoulos, Athanasios G.Tzioufas Abstract The aim of this study is to explore the role of labial minor salivary gland (LMSG) focus score (FS) in stratifying Sjögren’s…

People’s Willingness to Vaccinate Against COVID-19 Despite Their Safety Concerns: Twitter Poll Analysis

Authors: Fabian Eibensteiner, Valentin Ritschl, Faisal A Nawaz, Sajjad S Fazel, Christos Tsagkaris, Stefan Tino Kulnik, Rik Crutzen, Elisabeth Klager, Sabine Völkl-Kernstock, Eva Schaden, Maria Kletecka-Pulker, Harald Willschke, Atanas G Atanasov Abstract Background: On January 30, 2020, the World Health Organization’s Emergency Committee declared the rapid, worldwide spread of COVID-19 a global health emergency. Since then, tireless efforts have been made to mitigate the spread of the disease…

Arrhythmias and Conduction Disturbances in Autoimmune Rheumatic Disorders | Χ. Μουτσόπουλος

Authors: Sotiris C Plastiras, Haralampos M Moutsopoulos Abstract Rhythm and conduction disturbances and sudden cardiac death are important manifestations of cardiac involvement in autoimmune rheumatic diseases (ARD), which have a serious impact on morbidity and mortality. While the underlying arrhythmogenic mechanisms are multifactorial, myocardial fibrosis plays a pivotal role. It accounts for a substantial portion…

Mυστικά στη Διάγνωση της Οσφυαλγίας | Δημ. Γουλές

Απόσπασμα από το βιβλίο του Ρευματολόγου Δημ. Γουλέ “Οσφυαλγία – Δισκοπάθεια”. Μπορείτε να το διαβάσετε πατώντας εδώ Mπορείτε να δείτε τα περιεχόμενα του βιβλίου και να το παραγγείλετε πατώντας εδώ ΟΣΦΥΑΛΓΙΑ – ΔΙΣΚΟΠΑΘΕΙΑ (2)-47-53

A comparative online survey on the intention to get COVID-19 vaccine between Greek and Cypriot healthcare personnel: is the country a predictor?

Authors: Vasilios Raftopoulos, Stelios Iordanou, Angeliki Katsapi , Xanthi Dedoukou, Helena C Maltezou  Abstract Vaccine hesitancy amongst healthcare personnel (HCP) is a critical issue. The aim was to explore the factors that determine the intention to opt for COVID-19 vaccine among HCP from two southern European countries. An anonymous online self-administered survey using Google Forms has been conducted between December…

The Anatomy in Greek Iatrosophia during the Ottoman domination era | 200 Χρόνια από την Επανάσταση του 1821

Συγγραφείς: Christos Tsagkaris 1, Ioannis Koliarakis, Agamemnon Tselikas, Markos Sgantzos, Ioannis Mouzas, John Tsiaoussis Περίληψη26-1-0033 The knowledge of Anatomy during the Ottoman domination in Greece has not been widely studied. Medical knowledge of the time can be retrieved from folk and erudite books called Iatrosophia. The majority of these books focused on empirical diagnostics and therapeutics. However, a small quota of…

Medical education in Greece: Necessary reforms need to be re-considered | Καθ. Χ. Μουτσόπουλος

Μπορείτε να διαβάσετε το άρθρο του Ακαδημαικού και Ομ. Καθηγητή Ιατρικής Χ. Μουτσόπουλου και των συνεργατών του σχετικά με την Ιατρική Εκπαίδευση στην Ελλάδα πατώντας εδώ Medical education in Greece Necessary reforms need to be re considered