BMC Research Notes

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List of Papers (Total 5,858)

Problems recruiting and retaining postnatal women to a pilot randomised controlled trial of a web-delivered weight loss intervention

ObjectiveThis paper highlights recruitment and retention problems identified during a pilot randomised controlled trial and process evaluation. The pilot trial aimed to evaluate the feasibility and acceptability of a web-delivered weight loss intervention for postnatal women and associated trial protocol.ResultsGeneral practice database searches revealed low rates of eligible...

Electronic cigarettes use and perception amongst medical students: a cross sectional survey from Sindh, Pakistan

ObjectiveThe manufacturers of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are actively marketing their product through electronic and social media. Undergraduate medical students are expected to have better knowledge and awareness as they directly interact with patients in their training, The purpose of this study is therefore, to determine knowledge, use and perception regarding e...

Tongue fasciculations with denervation pattern in osmotic demyelination syndrome: a case report of diagnostic dilemma

BackgroundThe pathogenesis of osmotic demyelination syndrome is not completely understood and usually occurs with severe and prolonged hyponatremia, particularly with rapid correction. It can occur even in normonatremic patients, especially who have risk factors like alcoholism, malnutrition and liver disease. Bilateral tongue fasciculations with denervation pattern in...