Volume 120,Issue 17,2007 Table of Contents

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Obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome: a proinflammatory disorder
  2007,120(17):1475-1476 [Abstract(5326)]  [View PDF 503.27 K (2915)]

Conference Information

Sixth Asian Congress of Surgery & Third Chinese Surgical Week Grand-Epoch-City, Beijing, China 19 – 22 October 2007
  2007,120(17):1481 [Abstract(4486)]  [View PDF 653.50 K (2530)]

Original Article

Increased serum levels of C-reactive protein and matrix metalloproteinase-9 in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
  2007,120(17):1482-1486 [Abstract(7763)]  [View PDF 673.39 K (3687)]
Diagnosis and surgical treatment of pancreatic endocrine tumors in 36 patients: a single-center report
  2007,120(17):1487-1490 [Abstract(7101)]  [View PDF 956.50 K (4113)]
Detection of pim-1 mRNA in prostate cancer diagnosis
  2007,120(17):1491-1493 [Abstract(6604)]  [View PDF 723.46 K (3376)]
Long-term visual outcome of dense bilateral congenital cataract
  2007,120(17):1494-1497 [Abstract(8466)]  [View PDF 618.74 K (4984)]
Expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor g, E-cadherin and matrix metalloproteinases-2 in gastric carcinoma and lymph node metastases
  2007,120(17):1498-1504 [Abstract(7460)]  [View PDF 3.52 M (3931)]
Expressions of tumor necrosis factor-converting enzyme and ErbB3 in rats with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  2007,120(17):1505-1510 [Abstract(6473)]  [View PDF 2.72 M (3084)]
Effect of smoking cessation on airway inflammation of rats with chronic bronchitis
  2007,120(17):1511-1516 [Abstract(8309)]  [View PDF 1.57 M (4441)]
Active immunotherapy of allergic asthma with a recombinant human interleukin-5 protein as vaccine in a murine model
  2007,120(17):1517-1522 [Abstract(7209)]  [View PDF 1.63 M (3309)]
Effect of cigarette smoke extract on proliferation of rat pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells and the relevant roles of protein kinase C
  2007,120(17):1523-1528 [Abstract(7813)]  [View PDF 1.18 M (3771)]
Improving effect of Ginkgolide B on mitochondrial respiration
  2007,120(17):1529-1533 [Abstract(6263)]  [View PDF 1.01 M (2821)]
Role of pigment epithelium-derived factor on proliferation and migration of choroidal capillary endothelium induced by vascular endothelial growth factor in vitro
  2007,120(17):1534-1538 [Abstract(5140)]  [View PDF 974.49 K (2679)]

Medical Progress

Current opinion on the importance of pulmonary rehabilitation
  2007,120(17):1539-1543 [Abstract(7928)]  [View PDF 547.10 K (3610)]

Brief Report

Distribution of natural killer cell receptors in HIV infected individuals
  2007,120(17):1544-1548 [Abstract(6475)]  [View PDF 1.56 M (3184)]
Effects of metoprolol treatment on a disintegrin metalloproteinase expression and extracellular matrix remodeling after myocardial infarction in rats
  2007,120(17):1549-1552 [Abstract(6025)]  [View PDF 678.12 K (2858)]

Case Report

Plummer-Vinson syndrome associated with solid- pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas
  2007,120(17):1553-1555 [Abstract(7733)]  [View PDF 1.14 M (4378)]
Pulmonary sarcoid-like granulomatosis induced by aluminum dust: report of a case and literature review
  2007,120(17):1556-1560 [Abstract(7415)]  [View PDF 2.04 M (4394)]