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Retrospective Data Analysis of Anterior Cervical Discectomies and Fusion Without Plate and Screws

cervical radiculopathy and myelopathy? BMJ , 341 , c3108. Hermansen, A. (2015). Clinical and patient-reported outcomes after anterior cervical decompression and fusion surgery. Linköping University Medical Dissertations No. 1443. Iyer, S., Kim, H. J. (2016). Cervical radiculopathy. Curr. Rev. Musculoskelet. Med., 9 (3), 272–280. Kim, H. J., Nemani, V. M., Piyaskulkaew, C., Vargas, S. R., Riew, K. D. (2016). Cervical Radiculopathy: Incidence and Treatment of 1,420 Consecutive Cases. Asian Spine J. , 10 (2), 231–237. Kim, J. H., Park, J. Y

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Accommodative Amplitude in School-Age Children

accommodation measurements. Graefes Arch. Clin. Exper. Ophthalm., 247 (1), 121-127. Atchison, D., Capper, E., McCabe, K. (1994). Critical subjective measurement of amplitude of accommodation. Optom. Vis. Sci., 71 (11), 699-706. Bababekova, Y., Rosenfield, M., Hue, J. Huang, R. (2011). Font size and viewing distance of handheld smart phones. Optom. Vis. Sci., 88 (7), 795-797. Bach, M. (2007). The Freiburg Visual Acuity Test-Variability unchanged by post-hoc re-analysis. Graefe's Arch. Clin. Exper. Ophthalmol., 245 (7), 965

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Consumption of Thyroid Medications as an Indicator of Increase of Thyroid Morbidity in Latvia from 2011 to 2014

cancer diagnosis: Etiology, diagnosis, complications, and management. The Oncologist , 19 (1), 34–43. Hollowel, J. G., Staehling, N. W., Flanders, W. D., Hannon, W. H., Gunter, E. W., Spencer, C. A., Braverman, L. E. (2002). Serum TSH, T4, and thyroid antibodies in the United States population (1988 to 1994): National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III). J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. , 87 (2), 489–499. Kahaly, G. J., Dietlein, M. (2002). Cost estimation of thyroid disorders in Germany. Thyroid , 12 (10), 909–914. Koutras, D. A

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No Definite Evidence for Human Endogenous Retroviral HERV-W and HERV-H RNAS in Plasma of Latvian Patients Suffering from Multiple Sclerosis and Other Neurological Diseases / Nav Apstiprinošu Pierādījumu Par Endogēno Retrovīrusu HERV-W Un HERV-H Rns Sastopamību Latvijas Pacientu Ar Multiplo Sklerozi Un Citām NeiroloĢiskām Slimībām Asins Plazmā

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Special Devices for Regional Anaesthesia

mechanical properties of intact and traumatized epidural catheters. Anesth. Analg. , 90, 393-399. Alleman, J. J. (1886). Bloating-needle, United States Patent No. 387480, filed August 26, 1886. Biechler, F. (1997). Injectobloc, Brevet d'Invention en France No. 06 3 422 020 du 05.12.1997. Brands, E., Callanan, V. L. (1978). Continuous lumbar plexus block: analgesia for femoral neck fractures. Anaesth. Intensive Care , 6(3), 256-258. Chester, M., Cary, N. (1983). Clamp

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Clinical and Sociodemographic Characteristics in First-Episode Psychosis Patients in a Rural Region of Latvia

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Clinical Characterisation of Rota Virus Infection Associated with Most Commonly Circulating Genotypes in Children Hospitalised in Children’s University Hospital: A Cross-Sectional Study in Latvia

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Role of Interferon-Gamma (Ifn-γ) in Immune Response Regulation in Hiv-1 and Hiv-1 + Mycobacterium Tuberculosis (Tb) Infected Patients / Interferona-gamma (Ifn-γ) Loma Imūnās Atbildes Regulēšanā Pacientiem Ar HIV-1 un HIV-1 + mycobacterium Tuberculosis

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Antiplatelet Resistance in Patients with Atherosclerosis

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Laboratory Tests in Addition to the Alvarado Score in the Management of Acute Appendicitis in School-Age Children

Alvarado scoring system in acute appendicitis. Int. J. Emerg. Med., 5 , 26–30. Õzdamar M. Y., Karavaŗ E. (2018). Acute mesenteric lymphadenitis in children: Findings related to differential diagnosis and hospitalization. Arch. Med. Sci., available from: (accessed 20.05.2019). Peacok, J. L., Peacok, P. J. (eds.) (2011). Oxford Handbook of Medical Statistics. Oxford University Press. 517 pp. Peyvasteh, M., Askarpour, S., Javaherizadeh, H., Besharati, S. (2017). Modified Alvarado score in children with

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