Queeny Wing-Han Yuen et al.
The open biomedical engineering journal, 5, 39-46 (2011-06-07)
Cervical lymph nodes are common sites of metastatic involvement in head and neck cancers. These lymph nodes are superficially located and palpation is a common practice for assessing nodal hardness and staging cancer which is, however, too subjective and with...
Kansenshogaku zasshi. The Journal of the Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases, 86(6), 723-733 (2013-02-02)
Several Japanese companies sell electrical devices advertised as effective in inactivating viruses and killing bacteria by releasing special materials, e.g., Plasmacluster ions, Nanoe particle and minus ions, into the air. These companies claim that their devices killed bacteria on plates...
Jin Xu et al.
Ultrasonics, 53(4), 889-896 (2013-01-24)
Histotripsy uses high-intensity focused ultrasound pulses at low duty cycle to generate energetic bubble clouds inside tissue to fractionate a region. As a potential tumor treatment modality, this cavitation-based non-invasive technique has the advantages of easy monitoring and sharp borders....
Malika Gouali et al.
Journal of clinical microbiology, 51(3), 894-900 (2013-01-04)
The performance of CHROMagar STEC and CHROMagar STEC O104 (CHROMagar Microbiology, Paris, France) media for the detection of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) was assessed with 329 stool specimens collected over 14 months from patients with suspected STEC infections (June...
Evaluation of Brilliance VRE agar for the detection of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in rectal swab specimens.
Gozde Ongut et al.
Journal of medical microbiology, 62(Pt 4), 661-662 (2013-01-29)