Propolis and geopropolis by stingless bees

January 21, 2020 Food Engineering No Comments

Propolis is a resinous product produced by honey bees (Apis mellifera) with plant exudates or buds, to which they aggregate beeswax. Most stingless bees (meliponines) produce propolis in ways similar to honey bees. Several meliponines include soil in their propolis, with the effect that the …..

Erector spinae block and total intravenous anesthesia for videothoracoscopy

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68 year-old female patient, with medical history of hypertension, treated with telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide 80/12.5/24h. Minimal effort dyspnea, orthopnea, supine hypotension, bilateral pleural effusion, pericardial effusion, heart failure with left ventricular eyection fraction (LVEF) of 20%, with very rapid evolution (2-3 months). Bilateral pleural effusions from idiopathic …..

Colonic polyps in Grodno population

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The colonic polyp is the precursor of most carcinomas of the large intestine discovered in people who undergo colorectal screening or who have a diagnostic work-up for symptoms. Confirmatory evidence is derived from epidemiological, histological and clinical data demonstrating a close parallelism between polyps and …..

Bilateral chronic subdural hematoma

January 17, 2020 Nephrology & Neurology No Comments

We report a case of bilateral chronic subdural hematoma (CSDH) operated with a single burr-hole on the more symptomatic side (left) followed by a symptomatic expansion of the contralateral (right) hematoma 7 days after the surgery treated again with a burr-hole on the other side. …..

Bivariate inverse lomax distribution

January 14, 2020 Epidemiology & Public Health No Comments

In this article, we estimate the parameters of the bivariate Inverse Lomax distribution of Marshall-Olkin based on right censored sample. Utilizing EM algorithm is a priority because the vector of the observed data is not complete but viewed as an observable function of complete data. …..