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Mon, 07/21/2014 - 12:37 Thomas Binder

Have you ever watched the Tour de France? Maybe even the L’Alpe d’Huez stage? Where the participants torment their bodies to total exhaustion, climbing up the 21 steep turns to reach the top?

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Wed, 05/28/2014 - 08:17 Thomas Binder

Her height was a mere 154 cm. She was unable to even unbutton her blouse, crippled in a wheel chair...

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Thu, 04/24/2014 - 08:17 Anna Maria Pistritto

Scientists once trained a chimpanzee in a cage to hit a lever. As a reward the chimpanzee was given a capsule to eat. The scientists gradually increased the number of times the chimp had to hit the lever to obtain a single capsule.

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Wed, 04/09/2014 - 12:16 José Carlos Moreno Samos

Medical diagnosis is always a challenge. You have to take a thorough clinical history, perform a meticulous examination, and conduct the appropriate diagnostic tests...

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Fri, 03/07/2014 - 13:34 Anna Maria Pistritto

Have you ever been so drunk after a party that you lost all your elementary (and human) abilities like standing upright, talking sensibly, or counting properly?

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Tue, 02/11/2014 - 17:13 José Carlos Moreno Samos

We do live in a world where size matters: a bigger car, a larger house, a bigger television screen, or simply more delicacies on your plate. But do things always have to be large?

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Sun, 01/19/2014 - 13:25 Anna Maria Pistritto

Welcome, ladies and gentlemen, to this world of magic: medicine! A world of mystery, uncertainty and surprise...

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Wed, 12/04/2013 - 13:45 Anna Maria Pistritto

It was almost noon when Mrs. Mary, a 62 year old woman from southern Austria, entered the echo lab. In the last few months she had been complaining about exertional dyspnea...

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Wed, 11/27/2013 - 07:58 Thomas Binder

I am sure you all read the two spectacular cases of our contest winners presented earlier. We have more winners and cases for you. Here is a potpourri of interesting echoes, featuring “the best of”

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Wed, 10/30/2013 - 16:00 Tarek Marei

This case presented by Dr. Marei Tarek from Egypt is really spectacular. Read on and find out what happened to a young boy while working in a carpenter's shop in Egypt.

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