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A Case of Acute Anterior Myocardial Infarction Complicated by Acute Traumatic Brain Injury

DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2015.197

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29 Apr, 2015
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e-Published: 09 Nov, 2015

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Manuscripts that are Published Ahead of Print have been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by the Editorial Board of the West Indian Medical Journal. They may appear in their original format and may not be copy edited or formatted in the style guide of this Journal. While accepted manuscripts are not yet assigned a volume, issue or page numbers, they can be cited using the DOI and date of e-publication. See our Instructions for Authors on how to properly cite manuscripts at this stage. The contents of the manuscript may change before it is published in its final form. Manuscripts in this section will be removed once they have been issued to a volume and issue, but will still retain the DOI and date of e-publication.

A Simple and Effective Treatment Alternative in an Idiopathic Gingival Enlargement Case

DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2015.205

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27 Apr, 2015
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e-Published: 05 Nov, 2015

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Manuscripts that are Published Ahead of Print have been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by the Editorial Board of the West Indian Medical Journal. They may appear in their original format and may not be copy edited or formatted in the style guide of this Journal. While accepted manuscripts are not yet assigned a volume, issue or page numbers, they can be cited using the DOI and date of e-publication. See our Instructions for Authors on how to properly cite manuscripts at this stage. The contents of the manuscript may change before it is published in its final form. Manuscripts in this section will be removed once they have been issued to a volume and issue, but will still retain the DOI and date of e-publication.

Use of Percutaneous Sonographically Guided Microwave Ablation Therapy to Treat Inoperable Malignant Liver Tumours

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2014.132
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76–80
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Microwave ablation (MWA) is a technique used to destroy tumours and soft tissues which are considered inoperable. It is also used to treat those patients who are ineligible for surgery. There is considerable efficacy of MWA guided by ultrasound in treating patients with inoperable tumours.

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Aims:  Microwave ablation (MWA) is a technique which is used to destroy tumours and soft tissues by using microwave energy to create coagulation and localized tissue necrosis. It is used to treat the tumours which are considered to be inoperable and used to treat those patients who are ineligible for surgery due to some factors. The main objective of this study was to evaluate the use of MWA in the treatment of liver cancer.

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10 Jun, 2014
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e-Published: 23 Jul, 2015

Advanced Form of Hepatopulmonary Hydatidosis in a Child - Case Report

DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2015.064

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Hepatic and pulmonary hydatidosis (hepatopulmonary hydatidosis) is very rare condition in children that occurs incidence to 11%.Eight year old girl with advanced HPH, was successfully treated in our institution, without complications. Coexisting a huge number of large hydatid cyst makes this case very unusual and interesting. 

Accepted: 
02 Mar, 2015
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e-Published: 03 Jul, 2015

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Manuscripts that are Published Ahead of Print have been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by the Editorial Board of the West Indian Medical Journal. They may appear in their original format and may not be copy edited or formatted in the style guide of this Journal. While accepted manuscripts are not yet assigned a volume, issue or page numbers, they can be cited using the DOI and date of e-publication. See our Instructions for Authors on how to properly cite manuscripts at this stage. The contents of the manuscript may change before it is published in its final form. Manuscripts in this section will be removed once they have been issued to a volume and issue, but will still retain the DOI and date of e-publication.

Computed Tomography Identifies Hepatic Portal Venous Gas Caused by Severe Diarrhoea

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2014.385
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232–5

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Aim:To use computed tomography (CT) to diagnose the reasons for hepatic portal venous gas (HPVG) in the case of an elderly male patient.

Accepted: 
23 Mar, 2015
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e-Published: 09 Jun, 2015

Gunshot-caused Facial Injury Combined with Lower Cervical Spine Injury: A Case Report

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2013.260
Pages: 
378–81

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Accepted: 
27 Sep, 2013
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e-Published: 25 Jun, 2014

Prevalence of Depression in Type 2 Diabetic Patients in Trinidad and Tobago

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2012.329
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628–31
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The prevalence of depression in Type 2 diabetic patients was 17.9%. Females and patients with co-existing medical complications had higher levels of depression. It is recommended that psychological screening be done at diabetic health clinics to aid in better control, quality of life and longevity.
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Background: Depression is a common problem among those suffering from diabetes mellitus.  The dual diagnoses of a chronic medical disease and mental disorder, symptomatic presentation and stringent treatment regimen are sources of psychological distress for patients and present a major challenge for healthcare workers. 
 
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19 Feb, 2013
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e-Published: 22 Jan, 2014

A Survey of Patients with Substance Use Disorders at Government Treatment Facilities in The Bahamas

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2012.250
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610–4
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The trans-shipment of illicit substances through the islands of The Bahamas, during the late 1960s, early 1970s and decade of the 1980s has had a negative impact. This dissertation determines the characteristics of patients presenting to government treatment facilities over a six-month period who meet the criteria for substance use disorders.
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Objective: To determine the sociodemographic information and characteristics of patients aged 18–60 years diagnosed with substance use disorders presenting to the three government treatment facilities.  To determine the prevalence rates of alcohol, cannabis, cocaine and poly-substance use disorders in patients presenting to government treatment facilities.
 
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24 Sep, 2012
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e-Published: 22 Jan, 2014

Erdheim-Chester Disease in a Child

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2012.161
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834–7

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e-Published: 22 Jan, 2013

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