Recent Submissions

  • Protective Effects of Methotrexate against Proatherosclerotic Cytokines: A Review of the Evidence 

    Mangoni, Arduino Aleksander; Zinellu, Angelo; Sotgia, Salvatore; Carru, Ciriaco; Piga, Matteo; Erre, Gian Luca (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2017-12-21)
    There is good epidemiological evidence that patients with autoimmune rheumatic disease states, particularly rheumatoid arthritis, have an increased risk of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality when compared to the general ...
  • A Review of Roof Harvested Rainwater in Australia 

    Chubaka, Chirhakarhula Emmanuel; Whiley, Harriet; Edwards, John William; Ross, Kirstin Elizabeth (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2018-01-21)
    To address concern regarding water sustainability, the Australian Federal Government and many state governments have implemented regulatory mechanisms and incentives to support households to purchase and install rainwater ...
  • Protective Effects of Hydroxychloroquine against Accelerated Atherosclerosis in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 

    Floris, Alberto; Piga, Matteo; Mangoni, Arduino Aleksander; Bortoluzzi, Alessandra; Erre, Gian Luca; Cauli, Alberto (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2018-02-18)
    Cardiovascular (CV) morbidity and mortality are a challenge in management of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Higher risk of CV disease in SLE patients is mostly related to accelerated atherosclerosis. ...