Endothelial progenitor cells in patients with non-small cell lung cancer

Farzane Farzam; Masume Safaee; Mahsa Akbari Oryani; Hadi Razmara; Naveed Fathee; Vahide Farzam

Volume 4, Issue 2 , May 2017, , Pages 50-56


  Introduction: Endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) are known as putative cells in neovasculogenesis during pathological conditions, which are derived from bone marrow. This study was performed to systematically review the EPCs frequency in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) by evaluating ...  Read More

Is the inferior vena cava diameter measured by bedside ultrasonography valuable in estimating the intravascular volume in patients with septic shock?

Mortaza Talebi Doluee; hamidreza Reihani; Vahide Farzam

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 93-97


  Introduction:Resuscitation should be initiated immediately in shock. Early goal-directed therapy is an established algorithm for the resuscitation in septic shock. The first step is to maintain cardiac preload. Central venous pressure (CVP) plays an important role in goal-directed therapy. Central venous ...  Read More