Researches

Recent Advances in Understanding the Pathogenesis of Rheumatoid Arthritis: New Treatment Strategies

Abstract: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is considered a chronic systemic, multi-factorial, inflammatory, and progressive autoimmune disease affecting many people worldwide. While patients show very individual courses of disease, with RA focusing on the musculoskeletal system, joints are often severely affected, leading to local inflammation, cartilage destruction, and bone erosion. To prevent …

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Spectrum of Complications of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease on Maintenance Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis: An Experience of Tertiary Nephrology Center in Najaf City-Iraq

Abstract BACKGROUND: Chronic kidney disease (CKD), also called chronic kidney failure, is described as gradual loss of kidney function. CKD can progress to end-stage kidney failure, which is fatal without artificial filtering (dialysis) or kidney transplant. Peritoneal dialysis (PD) has a widespread renal replacement therapy with great acceptance because of …

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Superiority of lymphocyte ratio over total leukocyte count in detecting the severity of COVID- 19 pneumonia

Coronaviruses are positive-sense RNA virus, it has a broad range of natural host and they can influence on many systems [1]. In humans, coronavirus can cause many diseases that extend from the common cold to severe respiratory tract infection, such as, severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), and middle east respiratory …

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ANTICANCER EFFECTS OF COMBINED PHOTOBIOMODULATION, CARBOPLATIN, CASSIA FISTULA SEEDS EXTRACT AND GOLD NANOPARTICLES (AUNPS) ON PROSTATE CANCER CELL LINE (PC3)

ABSTRACT : Although, chemotherapy still the main mode for managing cancer but its usage is limited by resistance and adverse effects which are depend on the dose. Other modes or techniques such as LASER irradiation, anti-cancer plant or nanometals particles can be used to solve this problem. In this study, …

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Pharmacist intervention to enhance postoperative fluid prescribing practice in an Iraqi hospital through implementation of NICE guideline

Abstract Objective: The objectives of this study were to evaluate the current practice of postoperative fluid prescribing and assess the effectiveness of pharmacist-led intervention in the implementation of the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) fluid therapy guideline in an Iraqi hospital. Methods: The prospective interventional study was …

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Idiopathic male infertility (IMI) and unexplained male infertility (UMI)

By : Dr.Dhurgham faleh hassen (dhurghamf.hassen@uokufa.edu.iq) Infertility is a major health case globally which is defined as “The inability of an asexually active couple having unprotected sexual intercourse to achieve pregnancy within one year.” Idiopathic male infertility (IMI) and unexplained male infertility (UMI) exhibit normal physical exam findings and endocrine …

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male Infertility

By : Dr.Dhurgham faleh hassen (dhurghamf.hassen@uokufa.edu.iq) Infertility is a widespread disease and it means “the inability of the couples to achieve pregnancy within one year of marriage” and the estimated rate of infertility in the world is around 15-20 % There are two types of infertility: the primary, which means …

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Association of calpain-10 gene (rs2975760 and rs3792267) polymorphism with type 2 diabetes mellitus in the Iraqi population .)

Association of calpain- ( تدريسية من كلية الصيدلة جامعة الكوفة تنشر بحثا علميا حول 10 gene (rs2975760 and rs3792267) polymorphism with type 2 diabetes .)mellitus in the Iraqi population نشرت التدريسية في كلية الصيدلة جامعة الكوفة المدرس الدكتورة زبيدة فالح مزعل الزبيدي Association) ضمن مستوعبات سكوبس بعنوان )Medico-legal update ( …

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