Author | Asem A. Moussa, MD

Articles

Thrombomodulin and Antithrombin-III as Evidence for Varied Activation of the Coagulation Cascade

October 28, 2011

Article

Pre-eclampsia first described more than hundred years ago, remains a leading cause of maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. Despite extensive researches, our knowledge of the aetiology and pathophysiology is still limited (Chappel & Bewley, 1998).

Conception Rate in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

October 08, 2011

Article

Polycystic ovary syndrome is characterized by enlarged ovaries, multiple peripherally arranged cysts and increased stromal density(1). Polycystic ovary syndrome is responsible for approximately 25-30% of infertility in women, which is mainly anovulatory(2). Ovulation can be induced with antiesterogens in many women but a proportion fail to respond and even in those who ovulate, the pregnancy rate is often low and the miscarriage rate is high.

Alpha-Tochopherol in Treatment of Cervical Cancer Precursor

September 23, 2011

Article

Vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) is thought to play a role in several stages of carcinogenesis through its contribution to immunocomptence, inhibition of mutation formation and repair of membranes and DNA.

Epidural Analgesia vs. Other Anaesthetic Techniques

October 10, 2010

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Comparative Study BetweenEpidural Analgesia vs. Other Anaesthetic Techniques on the Maternal Blood Pressure and Foetal Outcome in Pregnancy Induced Hypertension (PIH)