Volume & Issue: Volume 86, March, March 2018 
The Effect of the Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy on Scaphoid Fracture Nonunions

Pages 1-6

AMR E. AHMED, M.Sc.; OMAIMA KATTABEI, Ph.D.; AHMED F. GENEDY, M.D.; ABER RAMADAN, Ph.D.


Estrogen Iontophoresis Versus Stem Cell Therapy in the Treatment of Chronic Wound in the Lower Limb

Pages 7-15

ADEL A. NOSSEIR, Ph.D.; WAFAA H. BORHAN, Ph.D.; WAEL ABO EL-KHER, M.D.; ISLAM M. KAMEL, M.Sc.


Screening of Oropharyngeal Dysphagia in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus in El-Demerdash Hospital

Pages 17-25

MARWA M. SALEH, M.D.; MERAM M. BEKHET, M.D.; MONA S. KHODEIR, M.D.; DONIA A. ZAKARIA, M.Sc.


Corticosteroids Administration for Enhancement of Fetal Lung Maturity and its Effects on Doppler Indices

Pages 35-41

MOUSTAFA H. HEGAB, M.D.; YAHIA A.S. WAFA, M.D.; HESHAM M. SWEELAM, M.Sc.


Study of Management of Retinoblastoma with Vitreous Seeds (Retrospective Study)

Pages 43-48

MAGDY M. EL-BARBARY, M.D.; AZZA M.A. SAID, M.D.; MONA K. EL-AWADY, M.Sc.


Cortisol and Quality of Life Responses to Endurance Versus Resistive Exercises in Young Depressed Elderly

Pages 55-61

HALA M. EZZ-ELDIN, Ph.D.; HANY F.E.M. ELSISI, Ph.D.; AHMED S. MOHAMED, M.D.; ELSHAIMAA E. ALY, M.Sc.


Effect of Cupping Therapy on Glycemic Control in Type II Diabetic Patients

Pages 63-67

SAMAR K. AL-NOUMANY, M.Sc.; AZZA A. ABD EL-HADY, Ph.D.; BASANT H. EL-REFAY, Ph.D.; MOHSEN M. HELMY, M.D.


Her-2 Neu Expression in Endometrial Carcinoma

Pages 69-76

AFAF T. ELNASHAR, M.D.; NOHA ED. HASSAB ELNABY, M.D.; ASMAA A. ABDELLATEF, M.D.; MOHAMED N. SALEM, M.D.


Evaluation of Diagnostic Value of Adenosine Deaminase in Diagnosis of Tuberculous Pleural Effusion

Pages 77-83

TALAAT A. MOHAMED, M.D.; AHMED M. TAHOUN, M.D.; MOUSTAFA A. ZEDAN, M.D.; MOHAMED S. MOHAMED, M.Sc.


Sleep Quality in COPD Patients; Incidence and Predictors of Poor Quality

Pages 107-115

MOHAMMAD T. ABD EL-FATTAH, M.D.; ALI O. ABD EL-AZIZ, M.D.; ELHAM A. ABD EL-GAHNY, M.D.; MAHMOUD H.S. KHEDR, M.D.


Validity of Resistive Index in Intracranial Pressure Monitoring among Questionable Hydrocephalic Infants

Pages 123-127

MOHAMED M. EL-MAGHRABI, M.D.; AHMED A. ARAB, M.D.; MOATAZ A. EL-AWADY, M.D.; AHMED TURKEY, M.D.


Pulmonary Hypertension in Predialysis Chronic Kidney Disease: Frequency and Potential Mechanisms

Pages 145-151

MOHAMMED A. SOBH, M.D.; AMAL M. ABDULAAL, M.D.; SOHEIR M. KASEM, M.D.; MARWA K. ABDO, M.D.; HANAA M. RIAD, M.Sc.


Subclinical Right Ventricular Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: An Echocardiographic Strain/Strain Rate Study

Pages 153-162

YASER R. MOHAMMED, M.D.; WAEL R. HABLAS, M.D.; ASHRAF M. ANWAR, M.D.; SAMY H. NOUH, M.D.; ABD EL-HAMID I. ABD EL-HAMID, M.D.; AYMAN T. EL-DESOUKY, M.Sc.


Discharge Needs of Patients after Total Hip Arthroplasty

Pages 179-185

EMAN M. HOSNY, M.Sc.; BASSAMAT O. AHMED, D.N.Sc.; AMEL G. ABD EL-NABY, D.N.Sc.


Sphincter Saving Surgery in Locally Advanced Low Rectal Cancer after Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy

Pages 187-193

ISMAIEL A. MOURAD, M.D.; HISHAM A. EL-HOSSIENY, M.D.; ABDEL-HAMID H. EZZAT, M.D.; IHAB S. HUSSEIN, M.D.; MOHAMMAD T. FOUAD, M.Sc.; RASHA M. ALLAM, M.D.


Vitamin D Receptor Gene Polymorphisms and Vitamin D Levels in Egyptian Patients with Diabetic Nephropathy and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitusus

Pages 195-205

WALEED M. FATHY, M.D.; GEHAN A. TAWFEEK, M.D.; GEHAN A. TAWFEEK, M.D.; AZZA M. ABDU ALLAH, M.D.; AHMED R. TAWFEEK, M.D.


Antinucleosome Antibody in Children and Adolescents with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Pages 207-214

YASMINE A.A. ABUZAID, M.Sc.; MOHAMAD A. EL-GAMASY, M.D.; AMAL S. EL-BENDARY, M.D.; HEND ABDEL-NABI, M.D.; MAHER A. ABDEL-HAFEZ, M.D.


Induced Membrane (Masquelet) Technique for Treatment of Long Bone Defects

Pages 215-222

AHMED M. LASHIN, M.Sc.; WEAM F. MOUSA, M.D.; MOHAMED M. HOSNI, M.D.; EL-SAYED M.E. EL-FORSE, M.D.


Total Knee Replacement in Genu Valgum

Pages 223-229

IBRAHEM MOSTAFA, M.D.; ABDALLA ABUSENNA, M.D.; TARIK ABD EL-GHAFAR, M.D.; HANY EL-BARDESY, M.Sc.


Effect of Core Stability Training on Knee Proprioception after Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Pages 231-240

ALAA I.M.M. EL-KADY, M.Sc.; ALAA EL-DIN A. BALBA, Ph.D.; MAHA M. MOHAMMED, Ph.D.; AHMED H. WALY, M.D.


Effect of Neuromuscular Training with Rigid Tape Versus Strength Training on Functional Performance of Knee Osteoarthritis

Pages 241-253

AYA A.E.N. NADA, M.Sc.; ALAA ELDIN A. BALBA, Ph.D.; MAHA M. MOHAMMED, Ph.D.; AHMED H. WALY, M.D.


Biliopancreatic Diversion Versus Gastric Bypass in the Surgical Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Patients with Body Mass Index Below 35

Pages 255-263

MOHAMED SHETIWY, M.D.; NASHAT ABD EL-RAZEK, M.D.; HOSAM EL-GHADBAN, M.D., M.R.Cs.; ASHRAF ABBAS, M.D.; AHMED NEGM, M.D.; MOHAMED SAMIR, M.D., M.R.Cs.; MAGDY BASHEER, M.D.; ABD EL-RAHMAN EL-BAHY, M.D.; ASHRAF SHOMA, M.D., F.R.Cs.


The Relation between Helicobacter Pylori Infection and Severity of Bronchial Asthma in Children

Pages 275-280

MARWA G.A. KHATER, M.Sc.; NABIL M. EL-ESAWY, M.D.; AHMED M. ABDEL-RAZIK, M.D.; NAHLA A. NOSAIR, M.D.


Intermittent Exotropia, When to Recommend Glasses and When to Perform Surgery?

Pages 289-296

SHAIMAA H.M. SOKEER, M.Sc.; AHMED L. AŃ‹, M.D.; EL-SAYED S. ARAFA, M.D.


Fundus Fluorescein Angiography Versus Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Evaluation of Retinal Changes in Cases of Retinal Vein Occlusion

Pages 297-303

HASHEM H. GHORABA, M.Sc.; MOSTAFA A. ABO EL-ENIN, M.D.; MAGDY S. MOUSSA, M.D.; TAMER E. WASFY, M.D.


Comparative Study between Atropine and Ketamine for Prevention of Oculocardiac Reflex in Children Undergoing Strabismus Surgery

Pages 311-317

FATMA E.I. ABOHARGA, M.Sc.; KAMAL AL-DEN A. HEIKL, M.D.; YASSER M. AMR, M.D.; MONA R. EL-GHAMRY, M.D.


Evaluation of Results of Calcaneo-Stop Procedure in Treatment of Pediatric Flexible Flatfoot

Pages 333-339

ALY M. FAYED, M.Sc.; AHMED M. SAMY, M.D.; MUHAMMAD A. QUOLQUELA, M.D.; MAHMOUD A. EL-ROSASY, M.D.


The Correlation between QT Dispersion and Severity of Pulmonary Valve Stenosis

Pages 341-347

EMAN A. EL-SETIHA, M.Sc.; SEHAM F. BADR, M.D.; SAMIA M. SHARAF EL-DEIN, M.D.; RAGHDA G. EL-SHEIKH, M.D.


The Oxidant and Antioxidant Status in b-Thalassemia Major Patients

Pages 367-374

ALIAA A.F. IBRAHIM, M.Sc.; TAMER A. EL-BEDEWY, M.D.; EBAA H. EL-SHEIKH, M.D.; AMAL HELMY ABD EL-HAMEED, M.D.


The Effect of Crocin on Endocrine Functions of the Testes before and after Testicular Damage in Rats

Pages 375-382

NESREN M.M. ABO EDRA, M.Sc.; ABEER A. AHMED, M.D.; MERVAT H. EL-SAKA, M.D. SAHAR A. EL-SAWY, M.D.


Lateral Rotation of the Basal Turn of the Cochlea with its Impact on Cochlear Implant Feasibility

Pages 383-387

SHERY MIKHAIL, M.Sc.; MAHMOUD F. MANDOUR, M.D.; SAAD EL-ZAYAT, M.D.; MOHAMED HISHAM HAMAD, M.D.


Serum Immunoglobulin Paraprotein in Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

Pages 389-394

HOSNY B. HAMED, M.D.; ASMAA M. ZAHRAN, M.D.; MOHAMED Z. ABD EL-RAHMAN, M.D.; FATMA EL-ZAHRAA A. RASHED, M.Sc.


Effect of Short-Term Swim Exercise on Cardiac Dysfunction Induced by Doxorubicin in Rats

Pages 405-416

FATEN M.A. DIAB, M.D.; RAMADAN A. SAAD, M.D.; NOHA A. NASSEF, M.D.; CHRISTINA M. WADIE, M.Sc.


Subareolar Dermofibrous Flaps for Correction of Inverted Nipple

Pages 417-424

FADY R. HANNA, M.Sc.; WALEED Y. EL-SHERPINY, M.D.; SALAH El-DIN A. EL-GOHARY, M.D.; AHMED A. DARWISH, M.D.


Value of Glycated Hemoglobin (HbA1c%) as an Indicator of Severity of Acute Coronary Syndrome in Non-Diabetic Adults

Pages 425-432

MOHAMMED S. KASEM, M.Sc.; EKRAM S. SAEED, M.D.; YASSER H. EL-BARBARY, M.D.; WAEL A. HASSIB, M.D.


Left Atrium Volume Index and Aortic Stiffness as Predicting Factors for Severity of Coronary Artery Disease

Pages 433-440

MOHAMED M. EL-ZOGHBY, M.Sc.; MAI M.A. SALAMA, M.D.; SAMIA M. SHARAF AL-DEEN, M.D.; LAMIAA A. KHEDR, M.D.


Cranial Ultrasonographic Findings in Preterm Infants at Tanta Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Pages 441-447

DALIA M. EL-KAMAH, M.Sc.; RASHA M.G. EL-SHAFIEY, M.D.; MOHAMED A. EL-TOMY, M.D.; MOHAMED A. ROWISHA, M.D.


Outcome of Tendon Transfer Around Shoulder with Erb's Palsy Internal Rotation Deformity

Pages 449-455

FAROUK E. FAROUK, M.Sc.; MUHAMMAD A. ROMEIH, M.D.; ABD EL-HAFEZ A. MEGAHED, M.D.; MOSTAFA A. AYOUB, M.D.


Effect of Fistula in Ano Surgery on Anorectal Manometric Study

Pages 457-460

USAMA S. MOHAMED, M.D.; KHALIL EL-GENDY M.Sc.; AHMED FARAG, M.D.


The Role of Fascia Lata Graft in Treatment and Camouflage of Nasal Dorsum Irregularities

Pages 465-471

AHMED S. ABD EL-HAMID, M.Sc.; OSAMA AL-BIRMAWY, M.D.; YASSER AGLAN, M.D.; MOHAMED AMER, M.D.; AHMED YOUNES, M.D.


Role of Ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Diagnosis of the Etiology of Chronic Ankle Pain

Pages 473-482

EMAN K. SULTAN, M.Sc.; MOHAMMED FOUAD SHERIEF, M.D.; EMAD M. MASHALY, M.D.


Study of Serum Level of IL10, CD4, CD8 and Acute Phase Reactants in Thalassemic Children with Effect of Splenectomy

Pages 483-489

MARWA M.A. KHATTAB, M.Sc.; SHEBL S. SHEBL, M.D.; IBRAHIM M. BADRAIA, M.D.; MAALY M. MABROUK, M.D.; YASMINE SH. SAID, M.D.*


Tissue Doppler Assessment of Systolic Right Ventricular Function before and after Balloon Pulmonary Vulvuloplasty

Pages 517-523

LAMIAA A. EL-BATANONY, M.Sc.; SEHAM F. BADR, M.D.; SAHAR A. EL-SHEDODY, M.D.; SAMEH S. KHALIL, M.D.


Evaluation of the Prognostic Value of BNP in Prediction of Sudden Cardiac Death in Patients with Left Ventricular Dysfunction after an Acute MI

Pages 535-541

AHMED YASSIN, M.Sc.; MOHAMED ABO HAMILA, M.D.; AHMED BATTAH, M.D.; AMAL RIZK, M.D.; SHERIEF MOKHTAR, M.D.


Role of I-Scan in the Diagnosis of Patients with Portal Hypertensive Gastropathy

Pages 543-546

AYMAN YOUSY, M.D.; HANY SHEHAB, M.D.; KHALED RAGAB, M.Sc.; MAGED EL-GHANAM, M.D.; MOHAMED GODA, M.D.; HAYTHAM ABDALLA, M.D.; TAREK ABOUSHOUSHA, M.D.; NOHA HELAL, M.D.


Role of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Assessment of Myocardial Viability in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

Pages 547-559

AALAA Y. MOHAMMED, M.Sc.; OMAR A. HASSANIEN, M.D.; AHMED S. IBRAHIM, M.D.; NAGLAA L. DABEES, M.D.


Efficacy of Whole Body Vibration on Post Thyroidectomy Osteoporosis

Pages 561-565

ZAKARIA M.E. MOAFY, Ph.D.; ERENY S. WAHBA, Ph.D.; AMIR A. ABOUTAHOUN, M.Sc.


Pulmonary Functions after Mitral Valve Replacement

Pages 567-573

AMR A.S.A. ATTIA, M.Sc.; MOHAMMED Sh. MOHRAN, M.D.; AYMAN A. SALLAM, M.D.; ABD EL-HADY M. TAHA, M.D.


Efficacy of Intravenous 3% Hypertonic Saline Compared to Mannitol 20% for Lowering Intraocular Pressure in Glaucoma Patients

Pages 575-579

MOHAMMED H.E. HAFEZ, M.D.; GIHAN M. OBAYAH, M.D.; MAHA M.I. YOUSSEF, M.D.; MOHAMMED S. MOHAMMED, M.D.; OMNIA A. MANDOR, M.Sc.


Role of Laparoscopy in Appendicular Mass among Pediatric Age Group With or Without Perforation: Early Outcome

Pages 581-588

SAMIR M. ABO EL-SOOD, M.Sc.; SHERIF M. SHEHATA, M.D.; HOSSAM F. HASSAN, M.D.; HISHAM AL-ALMETAHER, M.D.


Role of Quantitative Fecal Immunochemical Test in Assessment of Mucosal Healing in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis

Pages 589-595

AHMAD F. ABO EL-EZZ AHMED, M.Sc.; MOHAMED M. EL-BEDEWY, M.D.; MOHAMED A.S. ATTIA, M.D.; MAHMOUD F. SELIM, M.D.


Evaluation of Vaginal Fluid b-Human Chorionic Gonadotropin for Diagnosis of Premature Rupture of Membranes

Pages 597-603

AHMED M. ABBAS, M.Sc.; SHAHINAZ H. EL-SHORBAGY, M.D.; AMAL S. EL-BANDARY, M.D.; AHMED M. EL-ATTAR, M.D.


Study Risk of Hepatic Encephalopathy in Diabetic Patients with Decompensated Cirrhosis

Pages 605-610

KHALED M. DARWISH, M.D.; ABEER A. SHAHBA, M.D.; AMAL A. SELIM, M.D.; MARIAM N. EL-MAHALAWY, M.Sc.


The Correlation between the Duration of Fetal Extraction during Cesarean Section and Development of Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn

Pages 611-615

MOHAMAD M.I. EL-BOKL, M.D.; DOAA Sh. ABO ZAHER, M.D.; ABD EL-RAHMAN A. ABD EL-RAZEK, M.D.; MONA M. SEDIEK KHALIL, M.D.; HEBA M. MARIE, M.D.


Efficacy of Adding Atracurium to Percaruncular Block for High Myopes (A Randomized Controlled Trial)

Pages 617-622

MAHA M.A. MOSTAFA, M.D.*; NAZMY E. SEIF, M.D.; MAHA M.I. YOUSSE, M.D.; MAHMOUD M. SOLIMAN, M.D.; ASHRAF M. AMIN, M.D.


Correlation of Fundus Autofluorescence of the Macula with Visual Outcome after Successful Repair of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

Pages 623-628

MARIAM R. FADEL, M.Sc.; SHERIF SHETA, M.D.; ALI M. TAHA, M.D.; ; HATEM A. SAEED, M.D.; NAHLA B. ABOU HUSSEIN, M.D.; AHMED E. HABIB, M.D.


Serum Cystatin C Level for Evaluation of Renal Functions in Women with Severe Preeclamptic Toxemia

Pages 629-633

MOHAMED R. MONTASER, M.Sc.; AHMED M. OSMAN, M.D.; WESSAM S. MOHAMED, M.D.; AHMED H. ABOU FREIKHA, M.D.


Case Report: Trans-Vaginal Excision of Anterior Rectal Duplication Cyst in an Adult

Pages 635-638

DAFER M. AL-SHEHRI, M.D., S.B.-SURG.; HALA F. ALI, M.S., M.R.Cs.; WALID M. ABD EL-MAKSOUD, M.D., Ph.D., M.R.Cs.


The Value of MRI Brain DWI (ADC) in the Management of Ventriculomegaly in Pediatric Age Group

Pages 639-643

MONA M.M. FATOUH, M.Sc.; HASSAN A.H. EL-KIKI, M.D.; MERVAT Sh. EL-SAHRAGTY, M.D.; HASSAN I. EL-SHAFEI, M.D.; TALAAT A. HASSAN, M.D.


The Effect of Intratympanic Injection of Dexamethasone for the Treatment of Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Pages 645-650

MOSTAFA R.A. LOTFY, M.Sc.; AMANI M.N. EL-GHARIB, M.D.; ABO-BAKR S. BEHERY, M.D.; MOHAMED A.A. KHALEFA, M.D.


Vitamin E Improves Doxorubicin Induced Nephrotoxicity; Possible Underlying Mechanisms

Pages 651-657

HEBA S. SHOUKRY, M.D.' RADWA T. HASSANIEN, M.D.; RABAB A. RASHEED, M.D.; MOATAZ M. KAMEL, M.D.; EHAB R. IBRAHIM, M.D.; HALA S. IBRAHIM, M.Sc.


Comparative Study between Adductor Canal Block and Femoral Nerve Block for Postoperative Analgesia in Knee Arthroscopy

Pages 667-673

MAI K. ABDALLAH, M.Sc.; MOHAMAD G. EL-MAWY, M.D.; AHMED A. ABD EL-HAFEZ, M.D.; SOHAIR M. SOLIMAN, M.D.


Role of Diffusion Tensor Imaging of the Median Nerve in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Case Control Comparative Study with Electrophysiological Tests and Clinical Assessment

Pages 675-683

AHMAD M. WAFAIE, M.D.; KAREEM M. MOUSSA, M.D.; HODA M. ABBAAS, M.Sc.; LAMIA M. AFIFI, M.D.; AYMAN M. MANSOUR, M.D.


Tympanomeatal Degloving Technique Versus Ring Graft Underlay Technique in Tympanoplasty Type I for Subtotal Perforations

Pages 685-693

AHMED M.M. HESHMAT, M.S.c.; MAHMOUD A.E. HAGRASS, M.D.; MOHAMED N.A. EL-SHEIKH, M.D.; HASSAN M. HEGAZI, M.D.


Immunohistochemical Expression of Debiquitinating Enzyme OTUB1 in Colorectal Carcinoma

Pages 695-702

NEDAL A. HEGAZY, M.D.; RIHAM M. ABU ZEID, M.D.; EMAN A. IBRAHIM, M.D.; DIANA Z. SAAD, M.Sc.


The Role of Concomitant Mastoidectomy in Improving Outcomes Following Tympanic Membrane Perforation Repair: A Systematic Review

Pages 703-708

EMAN A. EBRAHIM, M.Sc.; HOSSAM S. EL-SHERIF, M.D.; SHAABAN B. MOHAMMED, M.D.; FATTHE A. ERFAN, M.D.


MR Arthrography with Radial Planes in Diagnosis of Acetabular Labral Tear and Articular Cartilage Lesion of the Hip

Pages 709-715

MUHAMMAD AZMY EL-KAMEL, M.Sc.; OSAMA H. ABDEL LATIF, M.D.; HATEM G. SAID, M.D.; EHAB M. MOHAMMAD, M.D.


The Role of Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) in Developmental Brain Anomalies in Pediatric Age Group

Pages 731-731

DINA H. FAWZY, M.Sc.; HADEEL M. SEIF EL-DIEN, M.D.; RANIA Z. HASSEN, M.D.


The Implications of Complete Mesocolic Excision in the Treatment of Patients with Potentially Curable Colorectal Cancer Stage III

Pages 737-741

AHMED S.A. ABDUL SAMAD, M.Sc.; MOSTAFA A. SOLIMAN, M.D.; MAMDOH H. HAGGAG, M.D.; TAREK O. HEGAZY, M.D.


Incidence of Ventricular Arrhythmias in Association with Left Ventricular Dyssynchrony in Chronic Ischemic Patients

Pages 743-749

AHMED GAMAL, M.Sc.; AHMED DAWOOD, M.D.; AHMED AL-HABAA, M.D.; TAREK BASSIONY, M.D.; MOHAMED ABD EL-HADY, M.D.; YOUSSEF NOSIR, M.D.


Effect of Aerobic Exercise Versus Calcium Supplementation on Serum Calcium Level in Hypocalcemic Children

Pages 751-757

SALWA FOUAD, M.Sc.; ELHAM E. SALEM, Ph.D.; SHOROUK E. BAYOMY, Ph.D.; SAHAR A. MOHAMED, M.D.


Impact of Glycated Haemoglobin Level on Severity of Coronary Artery Disease in Non-Diabetic Patients

Pages 759-767

MOUSTAFA I. MOKARRAB, M.D.; MANSOUR M. MOUSTAFA, M.D.; WAEL R. HBLAS, M.D.; AHMED M. SABRY, M.D.; ABD EL-HAMID I. ABD EL-HAMID, M.D.; AHMED M. HAMED, M.Sc.


Early Neuromuscular Training after Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Pages 769-782

AL-HASSAN M.M. MOHAMED, M.Sc.; ALAA EL-DIN A. BALBA, Ph.D.; MAHA M. MOHAMMED, Ph.D.; MOHIE EL-DIN M. FADEL, M.D.


Relation between Findings of Nerve Conduction Study and Hand Function in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Pages 783-789

NAWAL A. ABU SHADY, Ph.D.; MYE A. BASHEER, M.D.; AHMED A. SHEHAB EL-DEIN, M.Sc.; EMAN YASEN, Ph.D.


Effect of Continuous Therapeutic Ultrasound and Stretching Exercise on Calf Muscle Cramp during Pregnancy

Pages 791-797

PETER B. MELAD, M.Sc.; HALA M. HANAFY, Ph.D.; MARWA A.E. MOHAMED, Ph.D.; AMIR A. GBR, M.D.


Short-Term Assessment of Intersphincteric Resection in Low Rectal Cancer

Pages 819-825

ISMAIEL A. MOURAD, M.D.; HISHAM A. EL-HOSSIENY, M.D.; ABD EL-HAMID H. EZZAT, M.D.; IHAB S. HUSSEIN, M.D.; MOHAMMAD TAHER FOUAD, M.D.; RASHA MAHMOUD ALLAM, M.D.


The Utility the Platelet-to-Lymphocyte Ratio in Predicting Angiographic Reflow after Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients with Acute ST- Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction

Pages 827-836

SAFWAT A.H. EL-HAWARY, M.D.; MAMDOUH A.M. MAHMOUD, M.D.; ALI A. RAMZY, M.D.; MOHAMED S. EL-SAYED, M.D.; AHMED M.A. IBRAHIM, M.Sc.


Comparison between Hypertonic Saline 3% and Mannitol, the Most Commonly Used Osmotic Agents, Regarding Effect on Blood Pressure, Electrolytes Level and Acid Base Balance

Pages 837-842

MOHAMMED H.E. HAFEZ, M.D.; GIHAN M. OBAYAH, M.D.; MAHA M.I. YOUSSEF, M.D.; MOHAMMED S. MOHAMMED, M.D.; OMNIA A. MANDOR, M.Sc.


Phenotypic Detection of Metallo (3-Lactamase in Carbapenem Resistant Gram Negative Bacilli Isolates

Pages 843-849

SHAABAN R. HELAL, M.D.; HEBAT-ALLAH G. RASHED, M.D.; TAGHREED M. KAMAL EL-DIN, M.D.; MOHAMMED Z. ABD EL-RAHMAN, M.D.; EBTISAM S.HASSANIN, M.Sc.; SUGANO S., M.D.


Predisposing Factors for Dural Tear during Lumbar Spine Surgery

Pages 851-853

MOHAMED MOHAMED, M.D.; MOHAMED A. HEWEDY, M.D.


Totally Laparoscopic Strategies for the Management of Colorectal Cancer with Synchronous Liver Metastasis

Pages 861-866

AMR F. EL-ALFY, M.Sc.; ADEL DENEWER, M.D.Ph.D.; NAZEM SHAMS, M.D., Ph.D.; WALEED EL-NAHAS, M.D., Ph.D.; OMAR FAROUK, M.D., Ph.D.


Role of Diffusion Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Differentiation between Benign and Malignant Vertebral Body Collapse

Pages 867-873

NARDINE N. HELMY, M.Sc.; MOHAMED A. HASSAAN, M.D.; AMR Y. SAKR, M.D.; MOHAMED T. ALI, M.D.


Evaluation of Red Cell Alloimmunization in Thalassemic Patients with Repeated Blood Transfusion

Pages 887-892

MARWA M.S. AL-HADAD, M.B.B.Ch.; MANAL A. EID, M.D.; MAALY M. MABROUK, M.D.; IBRAHEEM M. BEDRIA, M.D.


Effect of Shock Wave Therapy on Postpartum Low Back Pain

Pages 893-901

DOAA Sh. AHMED, M.Sc.; ENGY M. NAHAS, Ph.D.; FAYIZ F. EL-SHAMY, Ph.D.; MAGDA S. MORSY, Ph.D.


Efficacy of Moderate Aerobic Training on Insulin Like Growth Factor and Functional Capacity in Elderly

Pages 903-908

SHYMAA Y. ABO ZAID, M.Sc.; SAMAH M. ISMAIL, Ph.D.; MARIAM E. MOHAMED, Ph.D.; FARAG A. ALY, Ph.D.


Kinesiotaping versus Mcconnell Taping in Management of Knee Osteoarthritis

Pages 909-917

AHMED R. OMAR, M.Sc.; RAGIA M. KAMEL, Ph.D.; SALAH EL-DIN B. EL-SAYED, Ph.D.; ASHRAF N. MOHARAM, M.D.


Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio as a Reliable Predictive Marker in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Pages 919-925

HEBATU ALLAH A. EL-HABIBY, M.Sc.; NOHA E. ESHEBA, M.D.; ENAAM S. ABD EL-BAR, M.D.; GEHAN M. SHEIRA, M.D.


Maternal Serum Copeptin for Early Prediction of Preeclampsia

Pages 933-937

LOBNA A. ABOELMAGD, M.Sc.; AHMED M. HAGRAS, M.D.; MORAD A. MORAD, M.D.; HESHAM M. EL-TOKHY, M.D.


The Relation between Anemia and Microvascular Complications in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Pages 947-954

SAMAR M. YOUSSEF, M.Sc.; NASRAT M. AYAD, M.D.; MOHAMMED H. ELBRADEY, M.D.; NOHA E. ESHEBA, M.D.


Original Article: Hypertonic Saline Versus Mannitol Therapy in Traumatic Brain Injured Patients Guiding by Transcranial Doppler Pulsatile Index in Zagazig University Hospital

Pages 955-964

ABDEL-MONEM A. SALEM, M.Sc.; HOWAYDAH A. OTHMAN, M.D.; GHADA M. ABDEL-RAZEK, M.D., ISLAM A. ELEWA, M.D.; MANSOUR A. MAKIA, M.D.


New Technique: Paravertebral Muscle Refashioning in Meningiomyelocele Repair

Pages 975-980

MOHAMED M. EL-MAGHRABI, M.D.; MOATAZ A ELAWADY, M.D.; AHMED A. ARAB, M.D.


Prevalence of Red Cell Blood Group Antigens Among Egyptian Population in Comparison with Other Ethnic Groups

Pages 989-994

RANDA M. ABOU EL-FETOUH, M.D.; TAREK M.A. EL-GEMMEZI, E.F.B.T.M.; MERHAN A. FOUDA, M.D.; FATEN M. MOFTAH, C.T.M-R.C.P.S. of Edinburgh


Structural Correlation of Spectral Domain OCT and Fundus Autofluorescence (FAF) of the Macula, Following Successful Surgical Repair of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

Pages 995-1002

MARIAM R. FADEL, M.Sc.; SHERIF SHETA, M.D.; ALI M. TAHA, M.D.; HATEM A. SAEED, M.D.; NAHLA B. ABOU HUSSEIN, M.D.; AHMED E. HABIB, M.D.


The Value of MRA Versus MRI Brain DWI (ADC) in the Management of Ventriculomegaly in Pediatric Age Group

Pages 1003-1007

MONA M.M. FATOUH, M.Sc.; HASSAN A.H. EL-KIKI, M.D.; MERVAT Sh. EL-SAHRAGTY, M.D.; HASSAN I. EL-SHAFEI, M.D.; TALAAT A. HASSAN, M.D.


Role of Conventional MR Imaging of the Median Nerve in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Case Control Comparative Study with Electrophysiological Tests and Clinical Assessment

Pages 1009-1018

AHMAD M. WAFAIE, M.D.; KAREEM M. MOUSSA, M.D.; HODA M. ABBAAS, M.Sc.; LAMIA M. AFIFI, M.D.; AYMAN M. MANSOUR, M.D.


Role of Endoscopic Imaging (I Scan) in the Diagnosis of Gastritis

Pages 1019-1023

AYMAN YOUSY, M.D.; HANY SHEHAB, M.D.; KHALED RAGAB, M.Sc.; MAGED EL-GHANAM, M.D.; MOHAMED GODA, M.D.; HAYTHAM ABDALLA, M.D.; TAREK ABOUSHOUSHA, M.D.; NOHA HELAL, M.D.


Soluble CD14 Subtype (Presepsin) Assay for Early Diagnosis of Sepsis in Egyptian Patients

Pages 1025-1032

MALAKA Z. AMER, M.D.; SALLY M. SABER, M.D.; MARWA A. EL-ASHRY, M.D.; HAYAM A. HEBAH, M.D.


Unilateral Versus Bilateral Wrist Band in Alleviating Nausea and Vomiting in Post Cesarean Section

Pages 1033-1039

HALA M. HANAFY, Ph.D.; GHADA E. EL-REFAYE, Ph.D.; SHOKRY A. EL-SHERSHABY, M.D.; BOUSY A. EBRAHIM, M.Sc.


Effect of Aerobic Treadmill Training on Level of Testosterone Hormone and Obesity in Male Children

Pages 1041-1047

MAYADA F. MOHAMED, M.Sc.; EMAN I. EL-HADIDY, Ph.D.; ZEINAB A. HUSSIEN, Ph.D.; SAHAR A. KHAIRY, M.D.


miRNA Expression Profiling in Pediatric B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia by Microarray Technology

Pages 1049-1053

EMAN EL-SHARAWY, M.Sc.; MOHAMED EL-SHANSHORY, M.D.; SAID ABDOU, M.D.; LAILA M. SHREIF, M.D.; ABDEL-AZIZ A. ZIDAN, Ph.D.; ENAS A.A. BAKI, Ph.D.


The Beneficial Effects of Silymarin in Treatment of Experimentally Induced Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Rats

Pages 1055-1064

HEBAT ALLAH M. MAHMOUD, M.Sc.; FATMA A. MAHMOUD, M.D.; GHADA HASHEM, M.D.; HANAN H. AHMED, M.D.; HESHAM M. MAHMOUD, M.D.


The Beneficial Effects of Sitagliptin, a Dipeptedyl Peptidase-4 (DPP-4) Inhibitor on Experimentally Induced Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Rats

Pages 1065-1076

HEBAT ALLAH M. MAHMOUD, M.Sc.; FATMA A. MAHMOUD, M.D.; GHADA HASHEM, M.D.; HANAN H. AHMED, M.D.; HESHAM M. MAHMOUD, M.D.