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Wiener klinische Wochenschrift

The Central European Journal of Medicine

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03.09.2018 | original article Open Access

Do acute coronary events affect lipid management and cholesterol goal attainment in Germany?

Results from the Dyslipidemia International study II

Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is a serious and life-threatening clinical manifestation of atherosclerosis. It is characterized by a thromboembolic event leading to a sudden reduction in blood flow to the heart [ 1 ]. An ACS presents as one of …

03.09.2018 | original article

Prognostic value of preoperative hyponatremia and thrombocytosis in patients with epithelial ovarian cancer

Recently, a published study reported preoperative hyponatremia, elevated serum creatinine levels, hypoalbuminemia, and thrombocytosis to be associated with perioperative morbidity in patients with epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) [ 1 ]. While …

31.08.2018 | original article Open Access

Rheumatoid arthritis in remission

Decreased myostatin and increased serum levels of periostin

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease primarily affecting the joints, is often accompanied by rheumatoid cachexia [ 1 ]. Fatigue, pain, restricted joint mobility, impaired muscle strength and decreased aerobic fitness …

31.08.2018 | images in clinical medicine

Traumatic mesenteric bleeding: early diagnosis and interventional management

30.08.2018 | consensus report Open Access

Austrian consensus guidelines on imaging requirements prior to hepatic surgery and during follow-up in patients with malignant hepatic lesions

Rapid advances in imaging technology have improved the detection, characterization and staging of colorectal liver metastases, hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma. A variety of imaging modalities are available and play a pivotal role …

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The Wiener klinische Wochenschrift - The Central European Journal of Medicine - is an international scientific medical journal covering the entire spectrum of clinical medicine and related areas such as ethics in medicine, public health and the history of medicine. In addition to original articles, the Journal features editorials and leading articles on newly emerging topics, review articles, case reports and a broad range of special articles. Experimental material will be considered for publication if it is directly relevant to clinical medicine. The number of international contributions has been steadily increasing. Consequently, the international reputation of the journal has grown in the past several years.

Founded in 1888, the Wiener klinische Wochenschrift - The Central European Journal of Medicine - is certainly one of the most prestigious medical journals in the world and takes pride in having been the first publisher of landmarks in medicine.

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