Entropy via Art

<p>From the energy involved in a physical or chemical process, part of it cannot be utilised as work. Entropy S is the thermodynamic quantity that is the measure of this energy where the concept of entropy was first introduced by Rudolf Clausius (1822-1888) in 1865.</p>

Research Article

Natural ferromagnetic resonance in cast microwires and its application to the safety control of infrastructures

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>The natural ferromagnetic resonance (NFMR) in cast glass-coated amorphous magnetic microwires has been studied theoretically and experimentally. The NFMR reveals large residual stresses appearing in the microwire core in the course of casting. These stresses...

Research Article

Expectations versus reality: Improvement of symptom control and quality of life of oncology patients using medical cannabis

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Aim:</strong> To compare the expectations and the reality of oncology patients in terms of to the use of medical cannabis, including symptom control and related quality of life.</p> <p><strong>Research question:</s...

Case Report

A unique case of metastatic spinal epidural abscess associated with liver abscess following ascending cholangitis and Escherichia coli bacteremia

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Pyogenic liver abscess (PLA) is a life-threatening infection that may develop as a result of an underlying hepatobiliary disease. A possible complication of PLA is metastatic spread, resulting in distant seeding of infection in other organs, and occasionally...

Review Article

Extremely large hemangioma of the liver: Safety of the expectant management

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Hemangiomas are known as congenital vascular malformations that can affect almost any organ or tissue, with the liver being the most common intra-abdominal organ to be involved. It is well known that hemangiomas are the most common benign tumours of the live...

Case Report

Massive gastrointestinal bleeding; never too old to be due to Meckel’s Diverticulum - A case report and literature review

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding is a very common medical problem encountered in the acute care setting, and is a major cause of admission to hospitals with about 300,000 patients admitted annually. Obscure GI bleeding, defined as persistent or recurrent bleed...

Research Article

Antiviral activity of Eucalyptus camaldulensis leaves ethanolic extract on herpes viruses infection

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>Eucalyptus camaldulensis (Ec) is considered as a traditional medicinal plant with valuable therapeutic effects. Here we evaluated the antiviral activity of its ethanolic leave extract on different herpes viruses. Vero cells were infected with either of the t...

Case Report

Dieulafoy’s Lesion related massive Intraoperative Gastrointestinal Bleeding during single Anastomosis Gastric Bypass necessitating total Gastrectomy: A Case Report

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Introduction: </strong>Immediate postoperative gastrointestinal bleeding following bariatric bypass surgery is a major complication, and usually results from staple line hemorrhage or conventional gastro-esophageal causes. Dieulafoy`s les...

Case Report

Bouveret Syndrome in an Elderly Female

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p><strong>Introduction: </strong>A gastric outlet obstruction secondary to a gallstone ileus is known as Bouveret syndrome. Herein we present a case of an elderly woman with an impacted gallstone in duodenum and discuss its&rsquo; management.&l...