Daily Archives: March 21, 2017

Cerebellar and brainstem malformations

The development of the cerebellum and brainstem is a highly complex process that involves a large number of genes. Mutations in these genes may cause an abnormal development of the cerebellum and brainstem and result in several

Trends in population characteristics, 30-day outcomes and one-year survival in patients treated with TAVI

Since the first-in-man transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) performed in our center in 2002, this technique has been increasingly accepted by the medical community as a viable and established option in patients with severe aortic stenosis (AS)

Medical students’ communication is trainable

A good physician-patient-relationship is essential for the patient’s health. Accordingly, the therapeutic relationship can influence the success of the therapy with a variance of 30%. A well-structured, patient-centred medical history taking enables an earlier and more accurate

New chemistry of aryl(2,2,2-trifluoroethyl)iodonium triflates

Fluorine-containing organic compounds have found wide applications in the areas of chemistry, biology, and materials science over the past several decades. Since only a few naturally-occurring organofluorides have been discovered, fluorinated organic compounds including CF3CH2-substituted compounds have