Anna Mailasari Kusuma Dewi1), Suprihati1), Edi Dharmana2)
CORRELATION BETWEEN ALLERGIC RHINITIS AND RECURRENT ACUTE UPPER RESPIRATORY INFECTION IN CHILDREN
Background:The incidence of allergic rhinitis (AR) in children is increasing. Patients with allergic disease have dominant Th2 cells and increased ICAM-1 in airway epithelium that facilitates the occurrence of viral upper respiratory tract infection (URTI). The aims of this study is to prove a correlation between AR with recurrent acute URTI in children and to analyze factors… Continue reading
Ardhianto P, Sugiri, Endang-Purwaningsih, Bachtiar AB
Background: Increased homocysteine plasma levels are associated with increased thrombosis. Acute coronary syndromes (ACS) is the process of thrombosis in coronary arteries induced by atherosclerosis plaque ruptures, fissures or erosion. The purpose of this study is to analyze the relationship between increased levels of homocysteine in the blood and the area of ischemic injury in myocardium of patients with ACS.
Methods: In the frame of Cardio Metabolic Investigation (Carmetin); a cross-sectional… Continue reading
Yudha Puspa Handini, Tony Suhartono
Background: The diabetic ulcer incidence in type-2 diabetes mellitus (DM) patients may increase due to Dislipidemia . This study was describing the differences in diabetic ulcer incidence between dislipidemia and normolipidemia type-2 DM patients that were hospitalized at Kariadi hospital during January 1, 2001 until December 31, 2003.
Methods: This study was a cross-sectional study, with Kariadi Hospital medical records (MR) as the population. The samples were the MR of… Continue reading