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

The prevalence of peptic ulcer in an institution for the mentally retarded


, : The prevalence of peptic ulcer in an institution for the mentally retarded. Journal of Mental Deficiency Research 25(2): 105-112

Peptic ulcer was studied at a California, USA institution for the mentally retarded. Of the 1700 residents at risk, 91 had X-ray or endoscopy evidence of peptic ulcers, a prevalence rate of 5.4%. Ulcer prevalence in the duodenum was more than twice that in the stomach and esophagus. All esophageal, gastric, and duodenal erosions or ulcer craters, acute or chronic, were considered. The more severely retarded patients showed a higher ulcer prevalence than those less retarded, and males demonstrated higher rates than females. The presence of medical and neurological disabilities, including limitations of vision and communication, was positively associated with ulcer development.

Order PDF Full Text

Close
Close

Click here to order any other PDF Full Text


Accession: 006740473

PMID: 7265182

DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2788.1981.tb00097.x

PDF Full Text: The prevalence of peptic ulcer in an institution for the mentally retarded


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

Dorsch, J.A.; Candas, M.; Griko, N.B.; Maaty, W.S.A.; Midboe, E.G.; Vadlamudi, R.K.; Bulla, L.A., 2002: Cry1A toxins of Bacillus thuringiensis bind specifically to a region adjacent to the membrane-proximal extracellular domain of BT-R(1) in Manduca sexta: involvement of a cadherin in the entomopathogenicity of Bacillus thuringiensis. Many subspecies of the soil bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis produce various parasporal crystal proteins, also known as Cry toxins, that exhibit insecticidal activity upon binding to specific receptors in the midgut of susceptible insects. One suc...

Emmerie, A.; Engel, C.; Klip, W., 1952: The tuberculostatic action in vitro of the un-saponifiable fraction of cod-liver oil.-. From the unsaponifiable matter of cod-liver oil a fraction was isolated with strong inhibitory action upon the growth of M. tuberculosis in vitro, using the fluid medium of Sauton with and without addition of serum albumin. The fraction was toxic...

Kaur, D.; Guerin, M.E.; Skovierová, H.; Brennan, P.J.; Jackson, M., 2009: Chapter 2: Biogenesis of the cell wall and other glycoconjugates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The re-emergence of tuberculosis in its present-day manifestations - single, multiple and extensive drug-resistant forms and as HIV-TB coinfections - has resulted in renewed research on fundamental questions such as the nature of the organism itse...

Babaian, Rs, 1981: Germination of seeds in rolls from filter paper and polyethylene film Wheat, barley, biological studies.1. Sel'skokhoziaistvennaia biologiia 16(3): 473-475

Vance C.P.; Johnson L.E.B., 1983: Plant determined ineffective nodules in alfalfa medicago sativa structural and biochemical comparisons. Nodule structure, nodule enzymes of ammonia assimilation, nodule phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase, nitrogenase-dependent acetylene reduction [N2 fixation assay] and soluble protein were studied in 4 plant-determined ineffective genotypes and in 1 e...

Lee, H.L.; Chansamone, T.; Inder, S.; Seleena, P., 1995: Preliminary screening of molluscicidal bacteria. Indigenous isolates of Bacillus thuringiensis and B. sphaericus from soil samples and Malaysian mosquitocidal isolates of these 2 bacterial agents were tested against a field-collected Indoplanorbis exustus. Bacterial colonies were smeared onto le...

Dryden, T.D.; Rogers, E.M.; Hull, B.E.; Chiou, H.C.; Bigley, N.J., 1999: Characterization of the cytotoxic T cell response generated by plasmid DNA encoding HSV-1 gD. FASEB Journal 13(5 PART 2): A1139, March 15

Szalay, S.; Samsoni, Z.; Siroki, Z.; El-Hyatemy, Y., 1978: Investigations on the micro nutrient deficiency of plants on the pasture lands of the hortobagy hungary heath. The forage plants are deficient in Zn, Cu and Fe. Mn deficiency occurs in some areas. The plants are well supplied with B and Mo and the soils are well supplied with all the micronutrients, but the alkalinity immobilizes the Fe, Mn, Zn and Cu cati...

Leivategija, L., 1971: On the hibernation of the codling moth (Laspeyresia pomonella L.). Unknown

Skolnick, A.A., 1996: HOPE springs eternal for medical and health volunteers in 29 countries on 5 continents. JAMA 276(7): 514-515