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vol.33-1

Updates on the diagnosis and management of multicentric Castleman disease

Ya‑Ju Wua, Kuei‑Ying Sub,c*

aDivision of Critical Care Medicine, Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Hualien, Taiwan, bDivision of Rheumatology and Immunology, Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Hualien, Taiwan, cSchool of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
 

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Spinal cord stimulation for spinal cord injury patients with paralysis: To regain walking and dignity

Sheng‑Tzung Tsaia,b,†*, Yu‑Chen Chena,b,†, Hung‑Yu Chengc, Chun‑Hsiang Linc, Huan‑Chen Linc, Chich‑Haung YangdChung‑Chao Liangc, Shin‑Yuan Chenb
 
aInstitute of Medical Sciences, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan, bDepartment of Neurosurgery, Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Hualien, Taiwan, cDepartment of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Hualien, Taiwan, dDepartment of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
 
Both authors contributed equally tothis work.
 
 

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Vascular calcification of chronic kidney disease: A brief review

Bang‑Gee Hsua,b, Jen‑Pi Tsaia,c*

aSchool of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan, bDivision of Nephrology, Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Hualien, Taiwan, cDivision of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dalin Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Chiayi, Taiwan
 

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Effects of different electrodes used in bone‑guided extracochlear implants on electrical stimulation of auditory nerves in guinea pigs

Chien‑Hao Liua, Yung‑Shan Lua, Po‑Chun Chenb, Chia‑Fone Leec,d*

aDepartment of Mechanical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, bDepartment of Materials and Mineral Resource Engineering, Institute of Materials Science and Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan, cDepartment of Otolaryngology, Hualian Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Hualien, Taiwan, dDepartment of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
 

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Prevalence and predictors of low bone mineral density in treatment‑naive HIV‑infected patients and its correlation with CD4 cell counts

Pulin Kumar Guptaa*, Sanchit Singha, Subodh Kumar Mahtoa, Ankita Sheorana, Umesh Chand Gargab, Ashok Kumar Lala, Piyush Jaina, Sujata Elizabeth Mathewsa
 
 
aDepartment of Medicine, PGIMER, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi, India, bDepartment of Radiology, PGIMER, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi, India
 

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Multiparametric positron emission tomography/magnetic resonance imaging in nasopharyngeal carcinoma: Correlations between magnetic resonance imaging functional parameters and 18F‑fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography imaging biomarkers and their

Sheng‑Chieh Chana, Shu‑Hang Ngb*, Chih‑Hua Yehb, Kai‑Ping Changc

aDepartment of Nuclear Medicine, Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Hualien, Taiwan, bDepartment of Diagnostic Radiology, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, cDepartment of Otorhinolaryngology, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
 
 

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Elevated serum leptin levels are associated with low muscle strength and muscle quality in male patients undergoing chronic hemodialysis

Bang‑Gee Hsua,b†, Chih‑Hsien Wanga,b†, Yu‑Hsien Laia, Chiu‑Huang Kuoa,c, Yu‑Li Lina,b*

aDivision of Nephrology, Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Hualien, Taiwan, bSchool of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan, cSchool of Post-Baccalaureate Chinese Medicine,Tzu Chi University,Hualien, Taiwan
 
†Both authors contributed equally to this work.
 
 

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The workload of obstetric doctors working in different modes at a medical center

I‑Min Sua, Dah‑Ching Dingb,c*

aDepartment of Anesthesia, Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Hualien, Taiwan, bDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, Hualien, Taiwan, cDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
 

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Noninvasive ventilator prevents intubation in thyrotoxic hypokalemic periodic paralysis‑associated respiratory failure: A case report and literature review

Shu‑Ya Hunga, Wen‑Jing Liua, Pei‑Chan Wua, Mei‑Chen Yangb,c, Yao‑Kuang Wub,c, Chou‑Chin Lanb,c*

aDivision of Respiratory Therapy, Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, New Taipei, Taiwan, bDivision of Pulmonary Medicine, Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, New Taipei, Taiwan, cSchool of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
 

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Idiopathic intracranial calcification

Kalyan Mansukhbhai Shekhdaa*, Paul Tobinb, Surendra Kumar Guptab, P. S. Sridharb
 
aDepartment of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Medicine, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Southend On Sea, England,
United Kingdom, bDepartment of Medicine, Glangwili General Hospital, Carmarthen, Wales, England, United Kingdom
 

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