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Is the vignette method used to assess quality of life in practice?

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Data on the quality of life after cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal malignancies: does it concern patients with gastric cancer?

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Efficacy of physical exercise program in patients with work-related knee osteoarthritis

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Monitoring people at risk of drinking by a rapid urinary ethyl glucuronide test

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Vertical migration of some herbicides through undisturbed and homogenized soil columns

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Blood level of cadmium and lead in occupationally exposed persons in Gwagwalada, Abuja, Nigeria

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Chronic alcoholism-mediated metabolic disorders in albino rat testes

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Toxicity, mechanism and health effects of some heavy metals

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Can thiol compounds be used as biomarkers of aquatic ecosystem contamination by cadmium?

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Oleuropein and rutin protect against 6-OHDA-induced neurotoxicity in PC12 cells through modulation of mitochondrial function and unfolded protein response

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