case series


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case series

An uncontrolled observational study involving an intervention and outcome for more than one person.
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According to the case series by Bukowska-Osko and colleagues, which of the following statements about clinical implications of evidence for HPgV infection in the CNS among patients with encephalitis of unclear etiology would be correct?
Hepatocellular carcinoma related to Schistosoma mansoni infection: case series and literature review.
Functional, such as return to dance or return to previous activity, in 12 case series and the two cohort studies; and
Bakken, "Recurrent Clostridium difficile colitis: Case series involving 18 patients treated with donor stool administered via a nasogastric tube," Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol.
"The results that we have achieved in this case series are remarkable because we have been able to restore wound healing capabilities and decrease pain in multimorbid patients with large venous and mixed arterial-venous ulcers with a one time minimally invasive application, while demonstrating a very good safety and tolerability profile," said Alexander Konstantinow, primary investigator of the study.
In this case series, we retrospectively reviewed the medical records of five patients who had developed liver abscess after undergoing TACE in our department in 2012–2014, analyzed the causes of liver abscess, and summarized its management approach.
It draws from leading clinical specialists and from such literature as randomized controlled trials, scientific data such as pharmacokinetic trials, cohort trials, case series, and case reports.
Some of these papers that are published as original article can fit into Clinical Case Series or short communications but since the rules framed by regulatory agencies for selection and promotion of faculty members give credit to only original manuscripts, they are published as original as the editors do not wish to create problems for the authors.
In this study, a case series with neurodermatitis composed 5 cases that treated with escitalopram is presented.
Our objectives in reporting this case series are to familiarize readers with the rare occurrence of paragangliomas originating along the facial nerve and to provide a literature review.