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Upper Respiratory Infections: Causes and Properties

Robert Middleton Case Study: Upper Respiratory Infections Nature of Upper Respiratory Infections The upper respiratory tract includes the mouth, nose, throat, larynx, and trachea and diseases are named...

Multilevel Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Treatment

Comparison between anterior approaches and posterior approaches for the treatment of multilevel cervical spondylotic myelopathy: a meta analysis Abstract Objective: Both anterior and posterior approaches are...

Strategies for Cancer Treatment

Cancer is one of the most severe health problems in the world. So the development of new anticancer drugs and new effective strategies to...

Injury Underlying Obstetrical Brachial Plexus Palsy (OBPP)

Mechanism of Injury Underlying Obstetrical Brachial Plexus Palsy Introduction Obstetrical Brachial Plexus Palsy (OBPP) is defined as a flaccid paresis of an upper extremity due to...

Treatment for Patients with Trauma After Head-on Collisions

The Optimal Treatment for Patients with Trauma Following Head-on Collisions Trauma patients always call for specialized treatment and also care in a bid to save...

Health Risks of Coronary Heart Disease: Literature Review

Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) is the main cause of death and disability in the United Kingdom (UK) and the sole most frequent cause of...

Health Effects of Hazardous Chemicals from Old Electronics

What are the effects on human health of hazardous chemicals from obsolete electronic products? With the rapid advancements in technology and engineering of the late...

Reproductive Tract Infections (RTI): Symptoms and Causes

Reproductive tract infections (RTI) are recognized as a public health problem and ranking second - after maternal morbidity and mortality - as the cause...

Impact ADHD and Autism on Education

How does ADHD and/or autism impact on the pupil, other pupils, teachers and the whole school? Introduction and Overview First, is to define ADHD and Autism: Attention...

Why is Disability Viewed as a Social Problem?

TO WHAT EXTENT IS THE SOCIAL PROBLEM THAT IS DISABILITY A MATTER OF PRIVATE CONCERN FOR THE FAMILY? Disability excites interest because disability is seen as...

Metformin (Glucophage) Reactions

Metformin (Glucophage) is available in the Pakistan since 1998. It falls in the same drug class as phenformin. Metformin is considered a first line agent...

Significance of Pharmacovigilance for Drug Safety

AIM: To present an overview on the pharmacovigilance practice and realize the significance of pharmacovigilance in envisaging drug safety and efficacy To decisively appraise the pharmacovigilance findings...

Medical Device Regulations in the European Union

INTRODUCTION TO MEDICAL DEVICE REGULATIONS IN THE EUROPEAN UNION: A Medical Device under the jurisdiction of the European Union is defined as “an instrument, apparatus, appliance,...

Effects of Different Antibiotics on E.coli Growth

The effects of antibiotics on the growth of Escherichia coli have been found in several studies and some recent studies have also focused on the...

Umbilical Cord Blood Banking

Constant growing attempts have been made spread awareness among the people for the cause of umbilical cord blood banking. Stem cells derived from umbilical cord...

Causes of Epidemic Diseases

Throughout the history of mankind there have been many diseases that have spread quickly becoming an epidemic, a lot of these diseases are preventable if...

Congestive Heart Failure: Causes, Types and Symptons

Heart failure is caused by the heart not pumping as much blood as it should and the body does not get as much blood and...

Medulla Oblongata: Function and Location

Medulla oblongata The medulla oblongata is a very interesting part of the brain. This very small section of the brain stem has a very large amount...

Gated DIBH for Left Sided Breast Cancer Patients

Chapter III: Methodology 3.1 Research Objectives The research project examines left-sided breast cancer patients receiving therapy with gated DIBH technique using the commercially available RPM system....

Malaria and Typhoid Fever Infection Rates in Pregnant Women

Plasmodium falciparum and Salmonella typhiCo- infection Among Pregnant Women in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State Nigeria. Okonkwo, E. C., Nwele, D. E., Nworie, O., Agumah, N. B.,...

Platelet Rich Plasma-platelet Concentrate (PRP-PC) Analysis

Quality assessment of platelet concentrates prepared at Dr. Pinnameneni Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Foundation Dr. Anusha A.M Background Platelet rich plasma-platelet concentrate (PRP-PC) were...

Navigation v Conventional Techniques for Orthopaedic Surgery

Bone Cutting, Soft Tissue Balancing; Cup Implant, Leg Length Discrepancy: Navigation vs. Conventional technique. Introduction In last decade, navigated implantation has become very popular and used...

Helicobacter Pylori Infection and Carcinoma of the Larynx

Association between helicobacter pylori infection and carcinoma of the larynx or pharynx JIAN ZHOU, DUO ZHANG, YUE YANG, LIANG ZHOU & LEI TAO  Abstract: Background: Infection with...

Aerobic and Resistance Training Effect on Lipoprotein Levels

INTRODUCTION Obesity in adult population is related to obesity during their childhood. In addition, obese adolescents are at risk of developing obesity as adults, who...

Effects of Zinc Deficiency

INTRODUCTION Zinc is a trace mineral that plays an indispensable role for human health because of its critical structure in multiple enzymes that are involved...

Compassion in Medicine | Reflective Essay

Advancements in medical technology have given rise to medicalization, a process where ‘non-medical’ problems have become understood and treated as ‘medical’ issues.1 This potentially...

Strains of ESBL Producing E. Coli | Investigation

Introduction Background of Study Extended Spectrum Beta- Lactamases (ESBL) are beta lactamases which are mainly produced by family members of Enterobacteriaceae derived from mutations of...

Knowledge of Causative Agent of Tuberculosis Among Patients

Knowledge of causative agent of Tuberculosis among TB patients in Jaipur district (Rajasthan). Dr Shobha Tomar, Resident Community, Medicine,NIMS Medical College , Jaipur. Dr Dharmendra Mandarwal,...

Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Prevention

Administrative structure Bangladesh has 7 divisions, 64 districts and 489 upazilas or sub-districts [Bangladesh National Portal. Source: http://bangladesh.gov.bd] and share...

Investigation of Thyroid Emergencies

Unit 1 Thyroid Emergencies Authors: Dr. Khalid Khatib Dr. Subhal Dixit   1.0 Objectives After reading this unit, you will be able to: Enumerate thyroid diseases which will land the patient...

Radiographic Evaluation of Soft Palate Morphology

Title: Radiographic evaluation of soft palate morphology and correlation with gender on lateral cephalograms Introduction: The soft palate is the posterior fibro muscular part of the...

Lower Lip Shave for Squamous Cell Carcinoma Reconstruction

Lower lip shave for reconstruction of lower lip squamous cell carcinoma Introduction Global estimates of the incidence of oral squamous cell carcinoma vary slightly between various...

Treatments for Painful Neuropathy

Neuropathy is used as a medicinal phrase for nerve injury it is a common problem of type 1 and type 2 diabetic. It is...

Dengue Fever and Malaria in Thrombocytopenic Patients

Frequency of co-existence of dengue fever and malaria in thrombocytopenic patients presented with acute febrile illness Dr. Shazia Yasir (PG Emergency Medicine)*, Dr. Owais ,...

Preventing Denture Stomatitis

Ghani F and colleages20 did a study on 50 denture wearers and 50 non denture wearers assessing candida activity through recording pH changes in...