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ICSCMST 2017 : 19th International Conference on Supportive Care Medicine and Supportive Therapies

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICSCMST

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICSCMST 2017: 19th International Conference on Supportive Care Medicine and Supportive Therapies aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Supportive Care Medicine and Supportive Therapies. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Supportive Care Medicine and Supportive Therapies.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Supportive Care Medicine and Supportive Therapies are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICSCMST 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Supportive Care Medicine and Supportive Therapies. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Nebulized Magnesium Sulfate in Acute Moderate to Severe Asthma in Pediatric Patients
Lubna M. Zakaryia Mahmoud, Mohammed A. Dawood, Doaa A. Heiba
2) MiR-200a/ZEB1 Pathway in Liver Fibrogenesis of Biliary Atresia
Hai-Ying Liu, Yi-Hao Chen, Shu-Yin Pang, Feng-Hua Wang, Xiao-Fang Peng, Li-Yuan Yang, Zheng-Rong Chen, Yi Chen, Bing Zhu
3) Study of Human Upper Arm Girth during Elbow Isokinetic Contractions Based on a Smart Circumferential Measuring System
Xi Wang, Xiaoming Tao, Raymond C. H. So
4) Prediction of MicroRNA-Target Gene by Machine Learning Algorithms in Lung Cancer Study
Nilubon Kurubanjerdjit, Nattakarn Iam-On, Ka-Lok Ng
5) Magnitude and Determinants of Overweight and Obesity among High School Adolescents in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Mulugeta Shegaze, Mekitie Wondafrash, Alemayehu A. Alemayehu, Shikur Mohammed, Zewdu Shewangezaw, Mukerem Abdo, Gebresilasea Gendisha
6) The Appropriateness of Antibiotic Prescribing within Dundee Dental Hospital
Salma Ainine, Colin Ritchie, Tracey McFee
7) Hepatoprotective Effect of Oleuropein against Cisplatin-Induced Liver Damage in Rat
Salim Cerig, Fatime Geyikoglu, Murat Bakir, Suat Colak, Merve Sonmez, Kubra Koc
8) Prone Positioning and Clinical Outcomes of Mechanically Ventilated Patients with Severe Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Maha Salah Abdullah Ismail, Mahmoud M. Alsagheir, Mohammed Salah Abd Allah
9) Properties of Adipose Tissue Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells with Long-Term Cryopreservation
Jienny Lee, In-Soo Cho, Sang-Ho Cha
10) Ports and Airports: Gateways to Vector-Borne Diseases in Portugal Mainland
Maria C. Proença, Maria T. Rebelo, Maria J. Alves, Sofia Cunha
11) Dry Needling Treatment in 38 Cases of Chronic Sleep Disturbance
P. Gao, Z. Q. Li, Y. G. Jin
12) Oral Examination: An Important Adjunct to the Diagnosis of Dermatological Disorders
Sanjay Saraf
13) Outcomes of Pregnancy in Women with TPO Positive Status after Appropriate Dose Adjustments of Thyroxin: A Prospective Cohort Study
Revathi S. Rajan, Pratibha Malik, Nupur Garg, Smitha Avula, Kamini A. Rao
14) Socio-Demographic Characteristics and Psychosocial Consequences of Sickle Cell Disease: The Case of Patients in a Public Hospital in Ghana
Vincent A. Adzika, Franklin N. Glozah, Collins S. K. Ahorlu
15) Study on Metabolic and Mineral Balance, Oxidative Stress and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Type 2 Diabetic Patients on Different Therapy
E. Nemes-Nagy, E. Fogarasi, M. Croitoru, A. Nyárádi, K. Komlódi, S. Pál, A. Kovács, O. Kopácsy, R. Tripon, Z. Fazakas, C. Uzun, Z. Simon-Szabó, V. Balogh-Sămărghițan, E. Ernő Nagy, M. Szabó, M. Tilinca