Lege Artis Medicinae - 2014;24(08-09)

Lege Artis Medicinae

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

[Parkinson’s disease from the perspective of general practice]

KOVÁCS Norbert

[Due to the recent developments in medicine, Parkinson’s disease became a relatively well-treatable condition. Recently the working abilities and the health-related quality of life of our patients dramatically improved by the application of optimal pharmacological and functional neurosurgical treatment options. Despite of these good progresses, the curative treatment option is still warranted. The aim of this review article is to present those pharmacological, neurosurgical and other... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

[Rationality of incretin based therapy in type 1 diabetes]

KIS János Tibor, GROSZ Andrea, SCHANDL László

[The incretin based therapy is applied at the early stage of type 2 diabetes mellitus. The mechanism of these drugs is partly independent from the functional β cells, therefore therapeutic effect can be expected at the late stage of type 2 diabetes mellitus, what is more in the case of type 1 diabetes. The type 1 diabetes mellitus can be used as a model to test these non-insulin secretion effects. In our work we summarize those clinical trials, in which incretin based therapy was used as a... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

[The advantages of the combination of amlodipine and atorvastatin and the experiences with the therapy]

KÓRÓDI Tünde

[Hypertension and hyperlipidaemia are two major risk factors, as well as a single factor, but together are even more responsible for the cardiovascular death, which still isn’t reduced significantly in Hungary. About 2.5 million people suffer from hypertension in Hungary, and almost half of them do not reach the target level, and two-thirds of them have hyperlipidaemia as well. These risk factors are associated with other diseases. Obviously these illnesses can not be treated only with one... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

[Polyneuropathy as a first sign of microscopic polyangiitis]

ZÖLD Éva, HORVÁTH Ildikó Fanny, TARJÁN Péter, BARTA Zsolt, ZEHER Margit

[INTRODUCTION - Microscopic polyangiitis (MPA) is a systemic autoimmun disease characterized by necrotizing small vasculitis. MPA belongs to the ANCA-associated vasculitides. The disease can affect many of the body’s organ systems. Major organs involved are kidneys, skin, peripheral nerves and lungs. In addition, generalized symptoms such as fever and weight loss are very common. CASE REPORT - In January 2013 a 56-year old woman presented with weight loss, lower leg numbness, walking difficulty... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

Lege Artis Medicinae

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

[Hungarian health care professionals’ attitudes and habits regarding blood donation in different professional groups]

RAJKI Veronika, HIRDI Henriett Éva, BALOGH Zoltán, MÉSZÁROS Judit

[INTRODUCTION - We carried out a survey in Hungary among health care workers, we surveyed their habits in blood donation and their knowledge about the blood donation. METHODS - A cross-sectional study happened between 15th July and 15th Sep-tember in 2012 among the Adult nursing care-, Emergency care-, Surgical care-, and Maternity care professional groups, with convenience sampling statistical method (n=312). The data collection happened with a web-based, anonymous, self-administered... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

[Health behaviour and cancer screening]

DÖBRŐSSY Lajos, KOVÁCS Attila, CORNIDES Ágnes, BUDAI András

[The purpose of the paper is to find out: what influences the participation in cancer screening. For answer, concepts such as health, health consciousness, health culture, health behaviour have been taken into account, and the factors that have an influence on the health behaviour considered. It concludes that the participation in screening makes a part of the health behaviour which is a mandatory task for the health education to include screening into the health message. ]

Lege Artis Medicinae

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

[Fulvestrant and long progression free survival: a patient with metastatic breast cancer]

BÁNHEGYI Róbert János, LACZÓ Ibolya, FÜLÖP Ferenc, MELLÁR Erzsébet, CSIFFÁRI Margit, PIKÓ Béla

Lege Artis Medicinae

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

Lege Artis Medicinae

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014