International Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering

Volume 2, Issue 6, December 2014

  • The Effect of the Length of Delivery Tubing to the Anesthetic Gas Concentration

    Mana Sezdi

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 6, December 2014
    Pages: 52-55
    Received: 30 November 2014
    Accepted: 6 December 2014
    Published: 18 December 2014
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijbse.20140206.11
    Abstract: In this study, it was investigated whether the gas concentration delivered to the patient, shows changes depending on the length of the delivery tubing or not. The length of delivery tubing is important during performance tests of anesthesia vaporizer, because it may be shortened or extended if it is required. But its material type and its width do... Show More
  • Mesenchymal Stem Cells Home to but do not Modulate Acute Renal Injury in a Canine Model

    Gabr H., Abdel Aziz W. Y., Zahran M. E., Autaifi M. A., Aboul-Hassan G. M., Al-Akabawy G., Gomaa M.

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 6, December 2014
    Pages: 56-66
    Received: 28 November 2014
    Accepted: 23 December 2014
    Published: 29 December 2014
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijbse.20140206.12
    Abstract: Background: Acute kidney injury (ARI) is a common clinical event that occurs in 5-35% of all hospitalized patients and is associated with a two- to five fold increased mortality risk., with no significant improvement on pharmacologic therapy. The need for better treatment strategies for ARI called for cellular based strategies aiming to regenerate ... Show More