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Health Literacy in the USA

Social Determinants of Health Constantin Vintilescu Health Literacy Predicting future trends in any profession cautions careful review of present and past trends. Over the last two decades,...

Congestive Cardiac Failure With Digoxin Toxicity

Contents (Jump to) Criterion-1 Causes, Incidences and Risk Factors of Congestive Cardiac Failure with Digoxin Toxicity: Comprehensive Understanding of the Disease...

Life History Interview with Elderly Person

Interview with an Older Person Christopher Mason   Introduction Dr. Cheryl Lynn Robley is a 66 year old Caucasian female who currently lives in a retirement community in...

Effects of Low Health Literacy

Imogen Parker This assignment will discuss health literacy, its various influences and the effect of low health literacy levels on individuals and communities. The various...

Effects of Interprofessional Working on Service Users

Grace N Gaisey Enhancing Health and Social Care through Interprofessional Education Beresford and Carr (2012) identified a service user as an individual who essentially receives an...

Approaches to Palliative Care

Palliative approach refers to the provision of a holistic care for patients who are no longer responsive to curative treatment and dying. The approach...

Evaluating a Health Promotion Website: Smoking Cessation

Introduction: For the purpose of this assignment and based on the webquest, I have chosen Essay 2, evaluating a health promotion website. The current health...

Incivility in Nursing: Causes and Intervention Strategies

Review of related literature a. Definition of incivility Incivility is defined as an uncivil behavior towards a person whether physical or verbal. Incivility is often seen...

Ethical Dilemma: Brain Death

The ethical dilemma is a situation that is common in many places of work including the nurse’s career. These dilemmas are always hard to...

Communication and Patient Centered Care Reflection

INTRODUCTION The Healthcare Quality Strategy for NHS Scotland (Scottish Government 2010) was a further development from ‘Better Health, Better Care’ (Scottish Government 2007). In this...

Symptoms and Treatment of Parkinson's Disease

B. Trimble Parkinson’s disease Parkinson’s disease is a progressive neurologic disorder affecting the brain centers that are responsible for control and regulation of movement. It is...

Does Work Overload Justify Negligence?

Muhammad Qasim   Introduction According World Health Organization (WHO), Pakistan is one of the 57 countries with acute deficiency of healthcare workforce and with no well-defined human...

Improving Quality of Care Through Pain Management

Patrick Bobst   A Qualitative Study Quantitative research involves testing hypotheses, making predictions, studying specific variables, collecting numbers and statistics, identifying statistical relationships, and...

Maternal Mortality Rate in Pakistan

Maternal Mortality a Public Health Issue Shahida Abbasi Introduction Maternal mortality refers to when a woman dies during pregnancy or within six weeks after delivery. There are...

Relationship between Alcohol and Depression

The Complex Association between Alcohol Consumption and Depression Constantin Vintilescu Abstract Symptoms of depression are typically among those who abuse alcohol. Previous research has shown a positive...

Effects of Back Massage on Chemotherapy-related Fatigue

Shahida Abbasi This paper is aimed to critique on a quantitative research article. “Effects of back massage on chemotherapy-related fatigue and anxiety: Supportive care and...

Levine’s Conservation Model Theory: Case Study

According to Rafieian-Kopaei, Setorisi, Doudi, Baradaran, & Nasri (2014) atherosclerosis is a result of hyperlipidemia and oxidation, and it has been a principal factor...

Hypertension: Signs, Risk Factors, Treatments

Contents (Jump to) Introduction Anatomy, physiology and Pathophysiology of hypertension Risk factors that are associated with hypertension i....

Communication for Health Promotion

The purpose of this assignment is to strongly critique an interaction between a health professional and a service user in a video clip titled...

Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) | Essay

Introduction The Social determinants of health (SDOH) are a group of factors that impact health and wellbeing of an individual. Child development is influenced by...

Nursing Practices of Alternative Medicine

Mental Health: Integrative Care Lauren Lane & Katie Palmer Integrative care encompasses the nursing practices of alternative medicine. This includes acupuncture, aromatherapy, guided imagery, and many...

Promoting Diversity and Inclusion in Health and Social Care

Sharon Heather Ferguson-Guy Promote equality and inclusion in health social care or children’s and young people’s setting Outcome 1 – Understand the importance of diversity, equality...

Off-loading for the Prevention of Diabetic Foot Ulceration

THE ROLE OF OFF-LOADING IN THE PREVENTION OF DIABETIC FOOT ULCERATION INTRODUCTION OF DIABETIC FOOT ULCER In the modern techno-world diabetic foot ulcer is the most...

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Literature

This essay focuses on the search and exploration of three pieces of literature related to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). This includes one government...

Giving Up Smoking in Pregnancy

Health Promotion:SMOKING Giving up Smoking in Pregnancy Introduction The object of this assignment is to critically appraise a health promotion initiative related to midwifery practice....

Psychological Distresses in International Students

Australia is an inspired destination for thousands of Indian sojourners. An Australian study was conducted to investigate the factors contributing the psychological distresses in...

Prioritization in Nursing

TGP CASE STUDY 2 Q1. Prioritization is a vital skill in nursing profession. Management of patient loading depends on the sharpness of patients and relies...

Causes and Spread of infection

Outcome 1 – Understand the causes of infection 1:1 Identify the differences between bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites The differences between bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites are; Fungi...

Models of Health for Obesity Intervention

Introduction Public health has been a topic of government debates. It is an increasing issue that is provoking a lot of publicity. Strategies are being...

Mental Health Well-being of Dementia Carers

Introduction Research is undertaken and applied across many different professions and disciplines, as it offers a basis for increasing knowledge, informed decision making and action...

Research on Art Therapy Treatment for Schizophrenia

CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION Schizophrenia is a common psychiatric disorder. One to one point five percent of the total population suffers from schizophrenia. The severity of...

Post Operative Care After Gall Stone Removal

Bianca Robinson Patients who are undergoing operative procedures are required the delivery of ongoing care to optimize their recovery and prevent complications. This delivery of...

Rises in Rates of Cesarean Section Births

In recent history, advancements in medical technology have resulted in an increase in labour and birth interventions. This has in turn, greatly increased caesarean...

Planning the Care of Terminally Ill Patients

Critical care nursing is a challenging field in which nurses must be frequently confronted with ethical dilemmas. One of the most frequently encountered dilemmas...

Concepts of Health: Analysis of the Family

Health concepts in my family are very important. My family is consisting of three people, just my parents and me as other siblings have...