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Αchaiki Iatriki Volume 40, Issue 1,January - March 2021

 

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Letter from the Editor
C.Triantos Assistant Professor in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology Faculty of Medicine,
School of Health Sciences, University of Patras
Editor-in-Chief of the journal “ACHAIKI IATRIKI”
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Editorial mRNA vaccines to protect against COVID-19
Evanthia Tourkochristou1,2, Athanasia Mouzaki1,3
1Division of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine
2Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine,
3Laboratory of Molecular Diagnosis of Infectious Agents Medical School, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
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  Covid-19 and Thromboembolic events
Ioannis Ntouvas1, Chrysanthi Papageorgopoulou2, Konstantinos Nikolakopoulos2
1General Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
2Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
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  Management of elevated liver enzymes in primary care
Nikolaos M. Fragkou, Stefania Kiapidou, Emmanouil K. Sinakos
4th Department of Internal Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, General Hospital of Thessaloniki “Ippokratio

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  Management of acute pancreatitis according to guidelines: Are we compliant enough?
Christos Konstantakis, Georgia Diamantopoulou, Konstantinos Thomopoulos
Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece

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Patient Reported Outcomes
Karolina Akinosoglou, Charalambos Gogos
Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University General Hospital of Patras, 26504, Rio, Patras, Greece
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  New advances in the management of differentiated thyroid cancer
Georgios K. Markantes, Marina A. Michalaki
Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Patras, School of Health Sciences, Patras, Greece
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What is new in endometrial cancer treatment?
Georgios Androutsopoulos
Gynaecological Oncology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Patras, Medical School, Rion, Greece

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Original Research Article An in-house procedure for the isolation of total RNA for SARS-CoV-2 detection in nasopharyngeal or oropharyngeal specimens by quantitative real time PCR
Maria Rodi, Tassos Georgakopoulos, Fotini Kalogianni, Athena Alexandropoulou, Anne-Lise de Lastic, Ioannis Panagoulias, Athanasia Mouzaki
Laboratory of Molecular Diagnosis of Infectious Agents, Medical School, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
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  The use of non-invasive ventilation in respiratory patients in a tertiary general hospital
Marianna Maliouki1*, Dimosthenis Lykouras1*, Kiriakos Karkoulias1, Heleni Loutrari2, Stylianos Orfanos3, Kostas Spiropoulos1, Anastasia Kotanidou2
1Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital of Patras, Rio Patras, Greece
2First Department of Critical Care Medicine & Pulmonary Services, Evangelismos Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
3Second Department of Critical Care, Attikon Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
*Equal authors
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  Health resources allocation inequalities in a deprived Greek region: Differences between primary care and hospital sector
Christos Bartsokas, Eleni Jelastopulu
Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Patras, University Campus, Rio, Greece
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  Pyelonephritis, complicated by abscess formation, in young women, in the context of daily clinical praxis. Which is the best work-up imaging protocol? A mini pictorial review
Aikaterini Solomou1, Pantelis Kraniotis1, Nikolaos Ntoulias2, Anastasios Apostolos2, Irene Tsota3, Aspasia Rigopoulou1
1MR Department, University General Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
2Department of Medicine, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
3Ultrasound Department, General Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
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Review Radiation: Health risks and precautions
Anna Mastorakou1, Andreas Mastronikolis2
1BIORMONIKH O.E., Patras, Greece
2School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Manchester, UK
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Feeding and Swallowing Disorders in the Paediatric Population. The Speech and Language Pathologist’s Perspective
Angeliki Zarkada1,2, Rigas Dimakopoulos2,3, Terpsithea Germani1, Angeliki Mantzari2, Georgia Karadimou2
1ELEPAP, Rehabilitation for the Disabled, Athens, Greece
2“Motivaction”. Rehabilitation center for children with neurodevelopmental disabilities, Athens, Greece
3“Department of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health & Caring Professions, University of West Attica, Athens, Greece
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