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    Development of a new drug for progeria syndrome; Past, Present and Future

    DOI Logo 10.17352/aggr.000020

    Published On: June 08, 2020 | Pages: 022 - 025

    Author(s): So-mi Kang, Minju Kim and Bum-Joon Park*
    Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome (HGPS) is the best characterized genetic disorder with premature aging features. Classic HGPS is very rare, sporadic orphan disease, inherited in an autosomal dominant manner without gender or ethnic differences. Children with HGPS appear normal at birth, but begin to develop segmental progeroid symptoms within the first years of l ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Fragile elderly, systemic conditions and dental homecare - a mini-review

    DOI Logo 10.17352/aggr.000019

    Published On: June 08, 2020 | Pages: 017 - 021

    Author(s): Alexandre Franco Miranda*, Stella Maris de Freitas Lima and Taia Maria Berto Rezende
    Background: The oral health of elderly patients can be treated at home or in the hospital environment with adaptations. This type of home dental care is possible through the synergistic interactions among several health professionals involved in improving the quality of life of dependent and fragile elderly patients. Scientific articles and bibliographic databases on ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Prognosis of frail hospitalized COVID-19 patient: Better than expected?

    DOI Logo 10.17352/aggr.000018

    Published On: June 05, 2020 | Pages: 012 - 016

    Author(s): Martial Coutaz*, Julien Lagrandeur, Botturi Cecilia and Cohen Corinne
    Objective: To evaluate the characteristics and prognosis of hospitalized geriatric COVID-19-positive patients during the first 30 days of the Swiss confinement period. Design: A retrospective case series analyzing the characteristics and disease evolution for 81 patients admitted to the geriatric COVID-19-positive ward during a 30-day period from March 24 to April 22 ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    A rare cause of acute abdomen: Isolated cecum necrosis; A case report

    DOI Logo 10.17352/aggr.000017

    Published On: May 28, 2020 | Pages: 010 - 011

    Author(s): Feridun Suat Gokce and Aylin Hande Gokce*
    Isolated cecum necrosis is a very rare condition. The most common symptom is pain in the right lower quadrant. We are presenting a patient who visited the emergency clinic with right lower quadrant pain and subsequently was diagnosed with cecum necrosis during the operation and underwent a right hemicolectomy. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    What is the fittest criterion for giving chemotherapy for an elderly patient diagnosed with follicular lymphoma?

    DOI Logo 10.17352/aggr.000015

    Published On: April 29, 2020 | Pages: 007 - 007

    Author(s): Turgay ULAS* Mehmet Sinan DAL and Ozan SALIM
    An 85-year-old British man admitted to our department in July 2018 with enlarged lumps in cervical, axillary and inguinal sites. He was diagnosed with Follicular lymphoma (Stage 3 Grade 3A). ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    US and Russian physician perspectives regarding end of life care

    DOI Logo 10.17352/aggr.000014

    Published On: April 06, 2020 | Pages: 002 - 006

    Author(s): Gerald J Jogerst*, James G Jackson, Yulia Matveeva, Yinghui Xu, and Anna Turusheva
    Purpose: To compare US and Russian primary care physicians’ attitudes, comfort and experiences providing palliative care. Design: Cross sectional survey. Settings: Iowa, USA and Leningrad Oblast, Russia Participants: Family medicine physicians at University of Iowa and Northwestern State Medical University, St Petersburg, Russia, community practicing family physici ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Dignity therapy for non-terminally ill elderly

    DOI Logo 10.17352/aggr.000013

    Published On: February 07, 2020 | Pages: 001 - 001

    Author(s): Miguel Julião* and Fernanda Barata
    Dignity Therapy (DT) is a psychotherapeutic approach designed to increase patient’s sense of meaning and purpose, offering the opportunity to talk about issues that matter most to them, to share moments they feel were most important and to speak of things they would like to be remembered [1]. DT has been developed and trialled for those near death and had shown effica ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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