Clinical Medicine Research

Volume 8, Issue 6, November 2019

  • The Effect of Kyphosis Correction for Ankylosing Spondylitis by Hilus Pulmonis Approach

    Li Shaojin, Luo Jianxian, Ji Zhisheng, Yang Yuhao, Zhang Guowei, Yang Hua, Lin Hongsheng

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 6, November 2019
    Pages: 131-136
    Received: Oct. 16, 2019
    Accepted: Oct. 25, 2019
    Published: Oct. 30, 2019
    Abstract: The efficacy of application of Hilus pulmonic in guiding of kyphosis correction was explored by radiographic parameters and the quality of life scores of AS kyphosis patients. A retrospective analysis was performed with patients that were diagnosed as ankylosing spondylitis with kyphosis and using the hilus pulmonic to guide kyphosis correction. A ... Show More
  • Natural killer T Cells: A Powerful Via in the Regulation of Non Communicable Chronic Diseases

    Carlos Ramirez-Velazquez, Juan Carlos Paredes-Palma, Sandra Vanesa Patzi-Vargas

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 6, November 2019
    Pages: 137-143
    Received: Oct. 13, 2019
    Accepted: Nov. 12, 2019
    Published: Dec. 17, 2019
    This article belongs to the Special Issue Globalization and Advances on Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases
    Abstract: The Natural Killer T cells (NKT) constitute a population of T lymphocytes that co-express an antigen receptor (TCR) and a marker of natural killer cells (NK1.1). We have found that after stimulation through TCR, the NKT cells secrete various cytokines that play an important role in the innate immune response and have a fundamental participation in ... Show More