Journal of Clinical Medicine Research

Editor-in-Chief: Kei Nakajima, Professor, MD, PhD, School of Nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Health and Social Services, Kanagawa University of Human Services, Kanagawa, Japan
Frequency: Monthly
Journal Access: Open Access
ISSN-print: 1918-3003
ISSN-online: 1918-3011
Journal scope: Multi-discipline of clinical medicine, medical research and clinical practice, preventive medicine, epidemiology, nursing, and healthcare research, clinically focused, evidence-based medicine.
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  • Burnout Among Staff in a Home Hospital Pilot

    Burnout affects large portions of the healthcare workforce and is associated with increased medical errors, decreased patient experience and adherence, loss of professionalism, and decreased productivity. Little data exists on how novel clinical care settings might impact burnout.

  • Does Red Cell Distribution Width Predict Outcome in Traumatic Brain Injury: Comparison to Corticosteroid Randomization After Significant Head Injury

    Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a leading cause of death and disability. The role of red cell distribution width (RDW) as a prognostic biomarker for outcome in TBI patients is unknown. Based on the corticosteroid randomization after significant head injury (CRASH) trial database, a prognosis calculator (CRASH) has been developed for outcome prediction in TBI.

  • A Multiple Treatment Comparison of Eleven Disease-Modifying Drugs Used for Multiple Sclerosis

    Several disease-modifying drug therapies are available for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS). To ensure the most appropriate MS management, we assessed the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of the disease-modifying medicines used for MS.

  • Pancreatic Involvement in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a multisystemic disease, and pancreatic manifestations of IBD are not uncommon. The incidence of several pancreatic diseases in Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis is more frequent compared to the general population.

  • Bi-Luminal Mitral Valve: Incidence, Clinical Features, Associated Anomaly and Echocardiographic Evaluation

    The aim of the study was to know the incidence, clinical features, associated anomaly and echocardiographic evaluation of bi-luminal mitral valve (also known as double orifice mitral valve or DOMV) in patients with suspected mitral valve disease, continous murmur or left-to-right shunt.

  • Assessment of Salivary Nitric Oxide Levels in Elite University Athletes in Japan: Findings From a Cross Sectional Study Design

    High-intensity exercise affects the level of salivary nitric oxide (NO) with an impact on oxidative stress such as a reactive nitrogen-oxide species. However, in athletes with high-intensity training, the relationship between salivary NO levels and oxidative stress is yet to be clear. Additionally, the association of salivary NO levels and the common health disorders of athletes is unknown.







Updates in Treatment of Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection
Recurrent Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) is a perpetual problem that leads to increased economic burden, higher healthcare cost, and significant morbidity and mortality. Its treatment remains a challenge. While various treatment approaches have been attempted with different levels of success, robust data establishing the superiority of one approach over the others is lacking. Full Text

Retrospective Analysis of Septic Arthritis Caused by Intra-Articular Viscosupplementation and Steroid Injections in a Single Outpatient Center
Septic arthritis is defined by the presence of pathogen(s) in a joint by direct inoculation or hematogenous spread. Most common organisms include Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli. Clinical presentation is fever, warmth and night pain, with most common joints involved being the knee and hip. Full Text

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Massive Hemoptysis Due to the Rupture of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Caused by Leukemic Cell Infiltration in a Patient With Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
Hemoptysis is occasionally experienced in patients with hematological malignancies who have respiratory tract infection and severe thrombocytopenia. Thrombocytopenia due to hematological disease is one cause of hemoptysis. Full Text

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Isolated Right Ventricular Dilated Cardiomyopathy: An Early Diagnosis
Because of an incomplete right bundle branch block, a severe right ventricular dilatation with no left ventricular cardiomyopathy was found in a 44-year-old man. Magnetic resonance and transesophageal echocardiography confirmed the finding and these tests also failed to find any potential cause. A pulmonary hemodynamic study and a coronary angiography were strictly normal. Full Text

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Updates in Treatment of Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection Abstract HTML PDF
Tanveer Singh, Prabhjot Bedi, Karandeep Bumrah, Jeevandeep Singh, Manoj Rai, Susmitha Seelam 465-471

Original Article

Association Between Risk Factors and Intensive Nutritional Intervention Outcomes in Elderly Individuals Abstract HTML PDF
Masakazu Hiramatsu, Chika Momoki, Yumi Oide, Chiduko Kaneishi, Yoko Yasui, Kumiko Shoji, Takashi Fukuda, Daiki Habu 472-479
Retrospective Analysis of Septic Arthritis Caused by Intra-Articular Viscosupplementation and Steroid Injections in a Single Outpatient Center Abstract HTML PDF
Mujtaba Mohamed, Swapnil Patel, Kathy Plavnik, Edward Liu, Kathleen Casey, Mohammad A. Hossain 480-483
Burnout Among Staff in a Home Hospital Pilot Abstract HTML PDF Suppl1
Julia Pian, Brittnie Cannon, Jeffrey L. Schnipper, David M. Levine 484-488
Postoperative Pain Perception and Patient’s Satisfaction After Mandibular Third Molar Surgery by Primary Closure With Distal Wedge Surgery Abstract HTML PDF
Poompat Leechanavanichpan, Pirasut Rodanant, Rachatawan Leelarungsun, Natthamet Wongsirichat 489-494
Efficacy of Naftopidil as a Medical Expulsive Therapy in Japanese Men With Ureteral Stones: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Study Abstract HTML PDF
Kenji Ohgaki 495-500
Dexamethasone Injection Into Pterygomandibular Space Versus Sublingual Space on Post-Operative Sequalae of Lower Third Molar Intervention Abstract HTML PDF
Pimrampai Moranon, Teeranut Chaiyasamut, Watus Sakdajeyont, Chakorn Vorakulpipat, Boworn Klongnoi, Sirichai Kiattavornchareon, Natthamet Wongsirichat 501-508
Connective Tissue Disorders in Patients With Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura: A Retrospective Analysis Using a National Database Abstract HTML PDF
Pratibha Sharma, Aveena Gurung, Sumit Dahal 509-514
A Cross-Sectional Study Evaluating Potential Differences in the Need for Cancer Survivorship Care in Relation to Patients’ Socioeconomic Status Abstract HTML PDF Suppl1
Charlotte Handberg, Marie Louise Svendsen, Thomas Maribo 515-523
Clinical Manifestation and Incidence of Cardiopulmonary Complications in Early Systemic Sclerosis Patients with Different Antibody Profiles Abstract HTML PDF
Suparaporn Wangkaew, Narawudt Prasertwittayakij, Juntima Euathrongchit 524-531
Association Between Empathy and Burnout Among Emergency Medicine Physicians Abstract HTML PDF
Jon A. Wolfshohl, Keegan Bradley, Charles Bell, Sarah Bell, Caleb Hodges, Heidi Knowles, Bharti R. Chaudhari, Ryan Kirby, Jeffrey A. Kline, Hao Wang 532-538

Letter to the Editor

Time-Sensitive Therapeutic Interventions at Diagnosis of Sepsis: Should Guidelines Be Confined to High-Level Evidence? Abstract HTML PDF
Lavi Oud 539-541




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