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Original Article

Hand-assisted sputum excretion can effectively reduce postoperative pulmonary complications of esophageal cancer
Wei Wang, Qi Liu, Yongkui Yu, Haibo Ma, Lei Xu, Ruixiang Zhang, Haibo Sun, Zongfei Wang, Yan Zheng, Peinan Chen, Shilei Liu, Funa Yang, Qiyun Zou, Aiying Sun, Xiaofei Chu, Chenfang Gong, Wenqun Xing
Relationship between risk perception and lifestyle in ischemic stroke patients with H-type hypertension
Zhen Wu, Zhuo-Ran Li, Yong-Qiang Dai, Fen-Yan Zhu, Ju-Xiang Tan, Li-Hong Wan
Efficacy of high intensity focused ultrasound treatment for cystic adenomyosis: a report of four cases
Xiao-Jing Zhou, Zhi-Ming Zhao, Peng Liu, Cong-Ying Zhao, Yu-Jie Lin, Ying Liu, Min Wang, Cai Tian, Hai-Yan Li, Chen-Xiao Hou, Xiu-Min Li, Zhi-Yu Zhao, Ying-Jie Zhou
Traditional Chinese medicine classification of knee osteoarthritis with proteomics analysis
Quan Sun, Kaiwei Zhang, Jiuyi Chen, Yuankun Xu, Yang Liu, Rui Zheng
Down-regulated expression of transient receptor potential ankyrin 1 in lichen simplex chronicus
Yang Qiu, Nan Tang, Wen Zhang, Jian-Xia Xiong, Li Hu, Tao Cai
Effects of anxiety, depression, and fatigue on quality of life in early esophageal cancer patients following endoscopic submucosal dissection
Yan Wu, Yin Zhang, Lili Zou
Anxiety and depression among Tibetan inpatients with cancer: a multicenter investigation
Yang Wang, Chaorong Mei, Yan Fu, Zhiying Yue, Yu Jiang, Jiang Zhu
A comparison of the safety and efficacy of polyethylene glycol 4000 and lactulose for the treatment of constipation in pregnant women: a randomized controlled clinical study
Hang Li, Pingfang Zhang, Yuzheng Xue
Effects of early enteral nutrition on the prognosis of patients with sepsis: secondary analysis of acute gastrointestinal injury study
Yongpo Jiang, Bangchuan Hu, Sheng Zhang, Minjie Cai, Xiaoqiong Chu, Dan Zheng, Minjuan Lou, Ke Cui, Mengqin Zhang, Renhua Sun, Ronghai Lin
Changes in visual function and quality of life in patients with senile cataract following phacoemulsification
Lijun He, Yinjuan Cui, Xiaoli Tang, Shu He, Xiaoyan Yao, Qin Huang, Haiyan Lei, Hui Li, Xuan Liao
Environmental exposure to cooking oil fumes and fatty liver disease
Jie Lin, Saili Ni, Qili Shi, Zi Xiong, Junfei Kang, Xiaohua Sun, Yumeng Gao, Huijing Zhang, Shanyi Liu, Ting Cai, Shun Zhang
Factors for peripherally inserted central catheters care delay in cancer patients during the COVID-19 pandemic
Liyang Hu, Hongmei Tao, Xiaolu Xu, Hui Chen, Kejie Chang, Xiaofeng Pei, Fen Hao, Lanman He, Yanni Chen, Zibin Liang, Tongtong Luo, Zhong Lin, Weize Lv, Fengjiao Long
Effects of electroacupuncture at different acupoints on the histomorphology of neurogenic bladder and the expression of hyperpolarization-activated cyclic nucleotide-gated channels in interstitial cells of Cajal in a rat model of suprasacral spinal cord injury
Jun-Yan Lu, Xin-Wang Ying, Xiao-Long Chen, Wen-Zhan Tu, Si-Si Li, Song-He Jiang
Nuclear factor E2 related factor (NRF2) inhibits mast cell- mediated allergic inflammation via SIRT4-mediated mitochondrial metabolism
Binya Hu, Sijun Zhao, Min Huang, Jihao Ren
Clinical significance of CC16 and IL-12 in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of various stages of silicosis
Suhua Zhang, Qiang Jia, Junhua Song, Qitao Tan, Gongchang Yu, Xinfeng Guo, Hongxiang Zhang
CaMKKβ regulates proliferation, apoptosis, and glycolysis of hepatocellular carcinoma via PI3K/AKT pathway
Tao Sheng, Xing-Bo Mao, Shao-Hua Zhang
Application of procalcitonin, white blood cell count and neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in the diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus with a bacterial infection
Zhihong Li, Yan Xiao, Lina Zhang
Economic burden of maintenance hemodialysis patients’ families in Nanchong and its influencing factors
Yunyan Ma, Hang Yu, Hongbing Sun, Mi Li, Li Li, Meng Qin
Efficacy and safety of Bailing capsules in the treatment of type 2 diabetic nephropathy: a meta-analysis
Xiaohua Sheng, Yang Dong, Dongsheng Cheng, Niansong Wang, Yongping Guo
Investigation of retro-orbicularis oculi fat and associated orbital septum connective tissues in upper eyelid surgery
Xi-Da Ma, Pu Chun, Cheng Zhang, Fei-Fei Li, Tao Qin, Hong-Zhi Qin, Hong-Jin Sui
Sufentanil blunts the myocardial stress induced by tracheal intubation in older adult patients with coronary heart disease better than equipotent fentanyl
Yanchao Yang, Xiufei Teng, Junchao Zhu
Diabetes health management strategy based on internet plus graded diagnosis and treatment strategy
Guiwen Liang, Haiyan Jiang, Chunxia Huang, Xianfeng Que, Jianzhong Tang, Juying Lu, Jianlin Gao
Electromagnetic navigation-assisted percutaneous endoscopic foraminoplasty and discectomy for lumbar disc herniation: technical note and preliminary results
Yongpeng Lin, Siyuan Rao, Bolai Chen, Binde Zhao, Tao Wen, Li Zhou, Guoyi Su, Yanxin Du, Yongjin Li
Postoperative sufentanil intravenous patient-controlled analgesia within the first 24 hours: a retrospective study
Weishan Lee, Xiang Gao, Jie Tang, Ailun Li, Yiqi Zhu, Xiaomin Ling, Jing Cang, Fang Fang
Mineral and bone disorder biomarkers and inflammation indexes in patients with end stage renal disease
Lu Zhang, Qingtan Yu, Xing Chen, Mengqin Zhang, Yan He, Zhiqian Ji, Rongjuan Chen, Jun Zhang, Hengyuan Zhang, Guixiu Shi, Jiyi Huang
Correlation between monoamine neurotransmitter and cytokine levels and the occurrence of post-traumatic stress disorder among operating room nurses
Yajuan Ke, Hongying Zhu, Yi Huang, Liurong Cheng, Xiaofang Wu, Nanyao Chen
Checkpoint inhibitor pneumonitis in Chinese lung cancer patients: clinical characteristics and risk factors
Chen Zhang, Fangyan Gao, Shidai Jin, Wen Gao, Shuangjing Chen, Renhua Guo
The effect of physician educational intervention on venous thromboembolism pharmacological prophylaxis in medical inpatients from the respiratory department: a retrospective cohort study
Hanqi Wang, Yalin Pan, Tongtong Chen, Liuping Chen, Haiying Lv, Erzhen Chen, Jieming Qu, Wei Tang, Wanying Xu, Yong Lu
Low prognostic nutrition index predicts poorer quality of life in late-stage lung cancer
Zhaohui Zhang, Aiping Chen, Fenglan Xie, Xuefei Li, Guoxiang Hu, Gengpeng Lin
Relationship between CD177 and the vasculogenic mimicry, clinicopathological parameters, and prognosis of epithelial ovarian cancer
Jing Jiang, Yan Chen, Miao Zhang, Honggui Zhou, Hong Wu
Effect of different volumes of 0.375% ropivacaine on diaphragmatic paralysis by supraclavicular brachial plexus block under ultrasound guidance
Liangguang Zhang, Rufa Pang, Long Zhang
Clinical efficacy of arthroscopy in the treatment of discoid meniscus injury and related risk factors for postoperative pain
Jiong Lu, Yinan Chen, Minwei Hu, Changhui Sun
Expression of the erythropoietin receptor in patients with proliferative diabetic retinopathy and its correlation with postoperative visual prognosis
Guiqin He, Junhong Zhou, Xiaoli Yang
Tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated factor 6 (TRAF6) inhibition modulates bone loss and matrix metalloproteinase expression levels in collagen-induced rheumatoid arthritis rat
Jiangtao Guo, Xuqing Cao, Xiaoli Ma, Chunfang Hao, Lili Wu, Mingzhu Zhang, Yashan Yang, Jingtian Zhao, Kunting Chen, Zhe Yin
Prophylactic effect of rectal indomethacin plus nitroglycerin administration for preventing pancreatitis after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in female patients
Yunfeng Wang, Bin Xu, Wenzhong Zhang, Jie Lin, Gang Li, Wei Qiu, Yueming Wang, Duo Sun, Yongbing Wang
Adverse drug reactions and nursing interventions in the treatment of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma by Aidi injection
Lian Yan, Wenjuan Li, Shanshan He, Aifeng Meng, Jianhong Liu, Jianmei Zhou
Peripheral IGF-1 in bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Mengyi Chen, Lei Zhang, Qi Jiang
The prevalence of smoking in male medical students from 16 Chinese medical colleges and the associated factors
Xiaohong Yang, Weizhong Chen, Xiaoli Peng, Changyou Wei, Junguo Xin, Jiayang Tang, Jian Chen, Ziqian Zeng, Rongsheng Luan
Impact of permissive hypercapnia on regional cerebral oxygen saturation and postoperative cognitive function in patients undergoing cardiac valve replacement
Longchang Zhu, Hongwei Shi, Cheng Zhu, Hanyu Liu, Zhonghong Su, Yamei Zhao
Effect of diversified and staged health education on the compliance of elderly patients with coronary heart disease
Zi Shan, Hong Huang, Sanhui Tang
The efficiency and safety of immune checkpoint inhibitors in the treatment of small cell lung cancer: a meta-analysis
Shanshan Zhang, Minghong Bi
Effects of microsurgical repair treatment on the clinical efficacy, complications, and flap follow-up scores of patients with exposed steel plates after surgery for foot and ankle fractures
Xianxue Xia, Zhiqiang Yang, Changgong Deng, Chaoming Song, Lu Chen, Peng Wei
Carotid arterial hemodynamics in patients with essential hypertension of different dialectical types of traditional Chinese medicine
Peng Zhang, Yanjun Cui, Xuesong Yang, Xiaoxia Zhao, Meiying Jin, Lei Li
The effect of exercise on maternal complications and birth outcomes in overweight or obese pregnant women: a meta-analysis
Yu Xing, Xin Wang, Weiyuan Zhang, Haili Jiang
The upper eyelid levator weakening procedure for the correction of severe cicatricial entropion caused by trachoma
Yan Wang, Yuan Yuan, Long Pang, Bo Qiu, Dongying Su, Xiaoying Guan, Xiaolan Xiang, Jianhao Li
The method and effect of rapid establishment of a mild cognitive impairment model
Ting Chen, Qian Zhou, Dongjin Xie, Chen Ye, Linshen Huang, Xianzhong Lin, Lanying Lin
The mental health of Chinese healthcare staff in non-epicenter of COVID-19: a cross-sectional study
Ling Zhang, Shiping Wang, Jing Shen, Ying Wang, Xiuhua Huang, Fang Wu, Xingli Zheng, Ping Zeng, Dan Qiu
A comparative evaluation of three common airway humidification methods for patients with severe traumatic brain injury
Xiaohong Yin, Lei Yang, Hua Sun, Zhilei Yun, Yuxia Wang, Banyou Ma
The clinical value of multimodal ultrasound for the evaluation of disease activity and complications in inflammatory bowel disease
Chao Ma, Peng-Ling Huang, Nan Kang, Jie Zhang, Ming Xiao, Jia-Yu Zhang, Xiao-Cang Cao, Xiang-Chen Dai
Myocardium injury biomarkers predict prognosis of critically ill coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients
Liang Cao, Sha Zhang, Xi Luo, Enxin Wang, Yang Bai, Zhe Li, Feng Li, Jing Ma, Haitao Liu
The effect of Xiaobi decoction on minimal erythema dose of irradiation with 308 nm excimer lamp in guinea pigs
Changhui Wen, Chunlan Wu, Xiulin Wang, Dengmei Wu, Yiqing Cao, Jiarui Zhang, Lilin Zhang, Min Jia
Differences between conventional wound closure and a closed suction irrigation method for the prevention of surgical site infection—a comparative study
Qing-Han Li, Cui-Yao Situ, Yong Ji, Zuo-Jun Zhen
The effect of rehabilitation in patients with polyneuropathy induced by occupational intoxication with n-hexane: a report of 9 cases
Yun Sun, Xiaohong Wu, Jinxiu Chen, Shuang Wei, Fang Ji, Rouna Wu, Lin Mao, Wangxiao Bao, Yankai Wen, Zuobing Chen
The relationship between abnormal cortical activity in the anterior cingulate gyrus and cognitive dysfunction in patients with end- stage renal disease: a fMRI study on the amplitude of low- frequency fluctuations
Zhengzhang Gu, Haitao Lu, Hua Zhou, Jinggang Zhang, Wei Xing
Utilizing network pharmacology to explore the underlying mechanism of Qiangzhi decoction in treating Tourette’s syndrome
Cheng-Da Dong, Hong-Shuo Shi, Qian Chu, Yu-Kun Li, Hui-Shan Shi, An-Ran Song, Zhao-Jun Yan
The gut microbiome can be used to predict the gastrointestinal response and efficacy of lung cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
Min Zhang, Huan Zhou, Shanshan Xu, Dan Liu, Ye Cheng, Bing Gao, Xiuhua Li, Jun Chen
A clinical study of shoulder arthroscopic rotator cuff repair on the psychological function of patients after operation
Yan Gao, Kailun Wu, Jiongjiong Guo, Min Cheng
Multiple combination therapy based on intrathecal pemetrexed in non-small cell lung cancer patients with refractory leptomeningeal metastasis
Qian Miao, Xiaobin Zheng, Longfeng Zhang, Kan Jiang, Biao Wu, Gen Lin

Review Article

Negative results in nucleic acid test of COVID-19 patients: assessment from the perspective of clinical laboratories
Wenjia Guo, Qi Zhou, Jiancheng Xu
Optimized stratification of risk factors in and beyond the CHA2DS2-VASc score to differentiate the real thromboembolic risk in mainland China: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Wenjie Li, Xiaojun Zeng, Lingling Xu, Tao Wang, Weiyi Lin, Yuanqing Li, Yan Luo, Bihui Luo
3D printing technology applied to orthosis manufacturing: narrative review
Yoo Jin Choo, Mathieu Boudier-Revéret, Min Cheol Chang
Clinicopathological and prognostic value of circulating tumor cells in esophageal carcinoma: a meta-analysis
Yaozhong Zhang, Haowen Deng, Ge Chen, Zilong Tang, Junjie Mao, Yuan Mi, Saijin Cui, Yaling Zhang, Na Wang, Lei Wang
Possible sarcopenia: early screening and intervention-narrative review
Wen-Qing Xie, Ge-Lei Xiao, Pei-Wu Hu, Yu-Qiong He, Shan Lv, Wen-Feng Xiao
The role of palliative radiotherapy in bladder cancer: a narrative review
Sophie E. M. Raby, Peter Hoskin, Ananya Choudhury
Infection-prevention measures against COVID-19 during anesthesia: a narrative review of current clinical literature
Yu Chen, Xiaoming Guo, Xiaoying Zhang, Hao Lv

Case Report

Treatment of refractory gout with TNF-α antagonist etanercept combined with febuxostat
Yan Zhang, Runzhou Pan, Yao Xu, Yongcai Zhao
Neoadjuvant immunotherapy plus chemotherapy achieved pathologic complete response in stage IIIB lung adenocarcinoma harbored EGFR G779F: a case report
Yadong Wang, Xiaoying Yang, Xu Tian, Ziqi Jia, Zhongxing Bing, Lei Cao, Chao Gao, Zhili Cao, Shanqing Li, Naixin Liang
A case report of sustained clinical remission in patients with locally advanced lung adenocarcinoma after sequential immunotherapy following concurrent chemoradiotherapy
Weilin Chen, Haoyi Zhang, Weifeng Huang, Tingting Lan
Rashes following cesarean delivery: a case report
Jiwei Huang, Ximei Zhu, Caiyun Jiang, Zhuying Liu, Weifeng Zheng
Primary hypothyroidism with pituitary hyperplasia characterized by hypogonadotropic hypogonadism: a case report and review of the literature
Wenshu Yu, Na Wu
Pelvic gauze packing combined with an external fixator for the treatment of unstable pelvic fractures with a huge retroperitoneal hematoma: a case report
Haibo Yu, Haifeng Huang, Yibing Jin
A case report of rash induced by cefoperazone sodium and sulbactam sodium plus metronidazole sodium chloride combined with morphine hydrochloride
Jiwei Huang, Ximei Zhu, Caiyun Jiang, Zhuying Liu
Nivolumab in combination with anlotinib achieved remarkable efficacy in a patient with driver-negative lung squamous cell carcinoma and PS of 4
Yanning Wang, Qianning Zhang, Liyun Miao, Yujie Zhou
Gastrolithiasis with incomplete intestinal obstruction in the perioperative period of percutaneous transluminal coronary intervention: one case report
Haijiao Sun, Chang Gao, Xuhui Wei

Editorial on Integrating Palliative Medicine in Oncology Care: The Hong Kong Experience1

Integrating palliative medicine in oncology care: the Hong Kong experience
M. W. Rebecca Yeung, Tai-Chung Lam

Original Article on Integrating Palliative Medicine in Oncology Care: The Hong Kong Experience1

Factors correlating with shorter survival after treatment: aiding oncologists to choose who (not) to receive palliative systemic therapy
Pui Ying Patty Ho, Ho Fun Victor Lee
Clinical outcome and toxicity for immunotherapy treatment in metastatic cancer patients
Kin Sang Lau, Ronald Liu, Cheuk Cheuk Wong, Wai Kwan Steven Siu, Kwok Keung Yuen
Palliative radiation therapy for patients with orbital and ocular metastases
Jeannie Y. K. Chik, Carmen W. L. Leung, Kam Hung Wong
Stereotactic body radiotherapy as a primary treatment for spinal metastasis: a single institution experience
Wui Ming (Eva) Yeung
The use of ketamine in the management of refractory cancer pain in a palliative care unit
Ka Wai Alice Cheung, Po Chung Chan, Sing Hung Lo
Patterns and infection outcomes of bacterial colonization in patients with indwelling abdominal drains for malignant ascites
Po Chung Chan, Ka Wai Alice Cheung, Chun Hung Chan, Lie Meng Hwang, Sing Hung Lo
A retrospective review for the use of palliative sedation in a regional hospital in Hong Kong
Winnie Wing-Yan Tin, Sing-Hung Lo, Frank Chi-Sing Wong
Quality of end-of-life care of advanced cancer patients in mainland China—a retrospective cohort of 441 hospital-death in a public funded comprehensive hospital
Ji Shi Li, Tai-Chung Lam, Hai Man Jing, Xian Chen, Meng Yao Cao, Chun Huang, Li Yang, Zhi Yuan Xu, Yong Jiang, Sha Sha Li, Fang Chen, Ying Han, Yong Sheng Zhang, Ka-On Lam, Anne W. M. Lee
A cross-sectional study on the attitudes and perceptions of outpatients towards palliative care at the Hong Kong Queen Mary Hospital Hospice Centre
Margaret Kay Ho, Crystal Cheuk Yiu Hsue, Cheng Heng Nicholas Lai, Kwun Ting Chan, Cheuk Nam Cheng, Chun Fung Chow, Ka Ho Lui, Shireen Rashed, Elaine Wong, Wai Yan Yu, Vanessa H. M. Cheung, Steven W. K. Siu, Mei-Ling Ho, Kwok-Keung Yuen, Amy Tien Yee Chang
Expectation of the place of care and place of death of terminal cancer patients in Hong Kong: a hospital based cross-sectional questionnaire survey
Nga Yan Yeung
Disclosure:

1. The series “Integrating Palliative Medicine in Oncology Care: The Hong Kong Experience” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Palliative Medicine without any sponsorship or funding. Rebecca Yeung and Tai Chung Lam served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.

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