LAM (Lege Artis Medicinæ)

Current questions on Pneumococcus infections: cardiovascular complications, cardiotoxicity and new opportunities for prevention among elderly people
The respiratory tract infections, first of all severe pneumonia are associated with severe cardiovascular adverse events the significance of which that had not been recognised so far. Among the...More
The evaluation of statin adherence in patients from the village of Méhkerék
INTRODUCTION - One of the basic elements of cardiovascular prevention is lipid lowering therapy, the quality of which is indicated by the increasing rate of lipid target values achieved during recent...More
Doctors’ obligations and patients’ rights in the health legislation of the Austro-Hungarian Empire in the 19th century
Health care services, particularly the in-patient care experienced a considerable development during the period of Dualism since 1867 in the Hungarian part of the Empire. Its legal basis created the...More

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Insertion of percutaneous peritoneal dialysis catheter using Seldinger technic with assistance of image amplifier
INTRODUCTION - Continuous Ambula­tory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD) treatment is widespread used over the years as a result of technical progress. As with any renal replacement therapy, in hemodialysis...More
Sudden death of a patient with purpura - post mortem recognized eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis
INTRODUCTION - Systemic diseases may sometimes be challenging because physicians do not think about synthesizing the parts to a single entity. CASE REPORT - A 49-year-old asthmatic female was admitted...More
Psychoneuroimmunology and the embodied mind
One of the major philosophical aspirations in contemporary consciousness research is to find a framework of explanation that could successfully address the problem of mind-body relations. Descartes is...More
Molecular pathology of meningiomas...
Meningiomas represent nearly one-third of all adult primary brain tumours. According to their...More
Anxiety management and functional magnetic...
Background and purpose - Studies have shown that a high proportion of patients undergoing MRI...More
Vitamin D in autoimmun disorders: the...
There is recent evidence that genetic and environmental factors play an important role in the...More
Overcome of bisphosphonate resistance with...
INTRODUCTION - A considerable part of osteoporotic patients do not respond satisfactorily to...More
Surgical treatment of scoliosis: pre- and...
Currently, Cotrel-Dubousset spondylodesis is the treatment of choice in orthopaedics. It allows for...More
Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor in rare...
INTRODUCTION - Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor is a rare entity. The etiology and pathomechanism...More
Molecular and cellular basis of fibrosis: recent...
Scleroderma is a chronic, progressive connective tissue disorder featuring inflammation, fibrosis,...More
On the role of aging in etiology of autoimmunity...
Several types of diseases, among others autoimmune illnesses, could be coupled with the general...More