EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
48,253,228
Abstracts:
22,798,842
+ Resolve Accession
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
Submit PDF Full TextSubmit PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Electrophysiological studies of nerve conductions in diabetic patients


, : Electrophysiological studies of nerve conductions in diabetic patients. Nagoya Medical Journal 29(2): 107-126

Electrophysiological nerve conduction studies were performed in 30 diabetic patients by testing the sensory fibers of the median, sural and posterior tibial nerves and the motor fibers of median and posterior tibial nerves. Mixed nerve conduction velocity (MNCV) was also examined in another 92 diabetic patients by the H-reflex method in the lower limb. Motor and sensory conduction velocity was measured as an indicator of myelin function and sensory amplitude as an indicator to evaluate axonal function. In diabetic patients, the sensory amplitudes were decreased significantly as compared to the small reduction of sensory conduction velocity. Diabetic duration was not related to the sensory conduction velocities. Glycemic control was more strongly related to the motor conduction than the sensory conduction. Retinopathy was not related to the sensory conduction velocities, but related to the motor conduction velocity. No objective symptoms of diabetic patients were positively correlated with the impaired conduction of sensory and motor fibers. Hemoglobin A1 levels showed a negative correlation with MNCV, indicating that diabetic neuropathy is influenced by glycemic control. Normalization of blood glucose level is an important factor to prevent diabetic neuropathy.

(PDF 0-2 workdays service)

Order PDF Full Text

Close
Close

Click here to order any other PDF Full Text


Accession: 005349777

PDF Full Text: Submit


Submit PDF Full Text

No spam - Every submission is manually reviewed

Due to poor quality, we do not accept files from Researchgate

Submitted PDF Full Texts will always be free for everyone
(We only charge for PDFs that we need to acquire)

Select a PDF file:
Close
Close

Other references

Litopoulou Tzanetaki, E.; Manolkides, K. S. (Manolkidis, K. S), 1986: Pressed cooked cheese. Three Greek pressed cooked cheeses, Kefalotyri, Graviera and Kasseri are described with details of manufacture, chemical composition and microbiological analysis.

Fowler, Joanna, S.; Volkow, Nora, D.; Wang, Gene-Jack; Ding, Yu-Shin; Dewey, Stephen, L., 1999: PET and drug research and development. The use of PET to examine the behavioral, therapeutic and toxic properties of drugs and substances of abuse is emerging as a powerful new scientific tool. PET provides a new perspective on drug research by virtue of its ability to directly assess...

Evans S.W.; St Pierre R.L., 1978: Nucleic acid synthesis in differentiating thymocytes. Journal of Supramolecular Structure 7(SUPPL 2): 179

Hessels, Daphne; Gunnewiek, Jacqueline Klein; Karthaus, Herbert F. M.; Van Oort, Inge; Kiemeney, Lambertus A. L. M.; Witjes, Johannes A.; Van Leenders, Geert J. L.; Verhaegh, Gerald; Schalken, Jack A., 2003: Quantitative determination of DD3/PCA3 mRNA in urinary sediment after prostatic massage is a highly specific test for prostate cancer diagnosis. Proceedings of the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 44: 489, July

Kazakov, V. S., 1986: The efficiency of using enzyme preparations during feeding of young pigs on diets of varying structures. Young pigs given a basal diet supplemented with Pektofoetidin G3x and Tselloviridin G3x as a part of a grain-meal mixture gained 11.78% more in body weight and took less feed per kg gain than did the control pigs on the basal diet alone.

Ziegler, B.; Ziegler, M.; Hahn, H. J.; Fiedler, H., 1977: A cell behavior in organ culture of isolated rat islets secretion and tissue content of glucagon and insulin. The hormone secretion and content of isolated rat islets in organ culture dependent on the glucose concentration and the number of cultivated islets per culture bottle (10 or 30) was characterized. For the calculation of the recovery rate, the glu...

Birdsell D.C.; Bannon P.J.; Webb R.B., 1977: Harmful effects of near uv radiation used for polymerization of a sealant and a composite resin. Journal of the American Dental Association 94(2): 311-314

Zuo QiTing; Li Jing; Ma JunXia; Wu ZeNing; Wang Wei, 2004: Study on the risk of water diversion from Bosten Lake to Tarim River. In China, Bosten Lake is the biggest inland fresh water lake (with an area of ~980 km2 and volume capacity of ~8 billion m3), while Tarim River is the longest inland river (with a basin area of ~43.55x104 km2 and ~2421 km in length). The water res...

Handler J.S.; Sugita M.; Preston A.S., 1969: The effect of cyclo heximide renal acting and actinomycin d renal acting on permeability and transport properties of the toad bladder abstract. Federation Proceedings 28(2): 401

Lapusan A.; Niedermaier K.; Grineanu A.; Rosca E.; Fabian Z., 1968: The use of farmyard urine for lawn fertilization purposes legume d. Probleme Agricole 20(9): 31-37