Accelerated Diagnosis Pathway Vs Traditional Diagnosis Pathway for Chest Pain Management in Emergency Department

 Reference this Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Accelerated Diagnosis Pathway Vs Traditional Diagnosis Pathway for Chest Pain Management in Emergency Department   Having intense chest pain usually gets people to be admitted to the hospital quickly. However, research now suggests there should be reassessment of the guidelines currently used to evaluate likely severity of one’s pain conditions. According…

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Acute Bronchitis Epidemology, Risk Factors and Management

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Abstract Acute Bronchitis is a common respiratory infection seen in primary care settings and effects millions of patients each year. Although acute bronchitis can be caused by several agents, viruses are the most common cause. The clinical presentation of acute bronchitis is characterized by a cough with or without sputum and signs of…

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Acute Coronary Syndrome: Simptoms, Treatment and Insurance

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Acute Coronary Syndrome Abstract According to data published from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), it is estimated that 16.5 million Americans over the age of 20 have been diagnosed with Coronary Heart Disease. This was based on data collected between 2011 and 2014.  (Benjamin, Blaha, & Chiuve, 2017) Acute Coronary…

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Acute Effects of Mobile Phone Radiation on Nerve cells and Sleep Quality

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Mobile phones have become an essential tool for us in everyday life but its rapid growth in popularity since the 2000s has sparked many concerns of its safety. Its emittance of radio frequencies (RF), electro magnetic fields (EMF) and close proximity to the brain has given reason for exploration into its effects on…

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A Discussion on Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Efficacy and Controversy

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   A Discussion on Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Efficacy and Controversy Objectives: This report will discuss the efficiency of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines and it will touch on some of the social and ethical controversies surrounding vaccination programs for sexually transmitted diseases. HPV’s direct connections to many types of cancers which require different vaccination processes…

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Medication for Children Diagnosed with ADHD

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   ADHD, also known as Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder;  is a neurodevelopmental disorder that causes and imbalance, deficiency, or inefficiency in brain chemicals, effecting certain regions of individuals brains (Edmunds, 2018. P.152.). The three principle characteristics that make up ADHD are; impulsivity, hyperactivity, and inattention (Wender, 2002). Hyperactivity characteristics can be seen in fidgeting, restlessness,…

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Aerobic and Resistance Training Effect on Lipoprotein Levels

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   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 tend to have abnormal lipid and glucose levels (1). Obesity is one of the major risk factor for developing cardiovascular diseases (14) Altered metabolism of lipids is observed…

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Algorithms for pre-processing and processing stages of x-ray images

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   1.1 Introduction This chapter presents algorithms for pre-processing and processing stages of both cervical and lumbar vertebrae x-ray images. Pre-processing stage here is the process of locating and enhancement the spine regionof interestin the x-ray image, where the processing stage includes the shape boundary representation and segmentation algorithms based feature vectors extraction and…

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Algorithm to Diagnose Infective COPD Exacerbation

Essay for Algorithm to Diagnose Infective COPD Exacerbation The exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is triggered by allergen, air pollution, extreme activities and smoking. Common signs and symptoms include increased breathlessness than routine, increased frequency of cough or developing a new cough or change in the colour of sputum, etc. The homozygosity for…

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Allergic Reactions and Sensitivity Caused by Dental Materials

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Allergic Reactions and Sensitivity Caused by Dental Materials in the fabrication of Partial Dentures and Complete Dentures Introduction Throughout this essay, research will be gathered to explain the types of sensitivity and allergic reactions caused by dental materials in the creation of partial or complete dentures. Different types of materials will be discussed…

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Allopathic and the Complementary Approaches to Medicine

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   HND Complementary Therapies Image 1, (Collinge, 2008) Contents Introduction History of Medicine and Healing Herbalism Chinese Hippocrates Different approaches between Allopathic and Complementary Therapies Allopathic Complementary Common Ground Disadvantages of Integration Existing Models Conclusion Bibliography References Introduction This report describes models and theories of healing.  The history of medicine and healing is discussed…

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Alternative Splicing- a Double Edged Sword in Human Cancers

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   The human genome can be described as a complex, biological manual that encodes for the genetic instructions required to build and maintain an individual. Furthermore, as Charles Darwin famously discovered that human beings are no stranger to evolution, it should come as to no surprise to us of the complicated and dynamic nature…

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Alternatives to Pharmacological Treatment of Nausea and Vomiting: A Systematic Review

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Abstract   Despite the progress made with antiemetics, nausea and vomiting still affect a great percent of our population. Hence, the objective of this review was to gather, compare, and contrast existing scientific data about alternative non-pharmacological therapies for the management of nausea and vomiting in three different scenarios: post-operative nausea and vomiting…

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Anaerobic Case Study: Coagulase Negative Staphylococcus

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Case Study 1 A 17 year old female with a one month history of worsening perineal and buttock lesions. Two weeks prior to admission, she presented to her family doctor for evaluation. At that time, the lesions were excoriated, inflamed and indurated. The lesions were multiple and scattered over the perineum and buttocks.…

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Analysis of Respiratory Protocols and Patient Benefits

Overview of Protocols The American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) (2008) describe the protocols for a respiratory therapist as: “Initiation or modification of a patient care plan following a predetermined structured set of physician orders, instructions or interventions in which the therapist is allowed to initiate, discontinue, refine, transition, or restart therapy as the patient’s…

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Analysis of the Federal Communications Committee (FCC) and Net Neutrality

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   The term is implemented with government permission, these precepts introduced to as “standard carrier” rules. Opt-in/opt-out groups exist on the end user line, and filtering performed on a local basis, as in the filtration of delicate matter for children. Net impartiality rules exist to protect against abuse. F.C.C. Chairman Ajit Pai testifying before…

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Anatomical Features of Teeth and Their Development

DENTITION INTRODUCTION Throughout this essay, information regarding the formation, types of teeth, importance, practices, and disorders affecting dentition will be discussed. FORMATION OF TEETH AND DISORDERS THAT AFFECT TOOTH DEVELOPMENT The formation of teeth begins through dental lamina, in the sixth week of embryonic life. The oral epithelium thickens through the embryonic stage and grows…

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An Ethical Study On the Legalization of Physician Assisted Suicide

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Moral issue of physician assisted suicide (PAS) is a very complex and controversial topic. One focus of the controversy is whether patient’s autonomy can be guaranteed and whether his true will be manifested. Mill’s utilitarianism, Kant’s deontological ethics and Aristotle’s virtue ethics each have different interpretations of the legalization of physician assisted suicide,…

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Angiotensin II Type 2 Receptors (AT2R) for Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Key words: Inflammation Synovium Arthritis Immune system Agonism Introduction:   Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is described as a chronic autoimmune disease that comprises of synovial damage, swelling and pain (Wang et al., 2019). It predominantly affects joint tissues, gradually causing dysfunction and deformation. (Wang et al., 2018). It instigates a variety of co-morbid conditions,…

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Ankylosing Spondylitis and How It Is Portrayed Radiographically

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Ankylosing Spondylitis and How It Is Portrayed Radiographically Abstract Ankylosing Spondylitis is a form of arthritis that primarily effects the spine and joints of the pelvis. This disease can also be called Ankylosing Spondylosis, Marie Strumpell Disease, Betchterew’s syndrome, Ankylosing Spondyloarthritis and even Bamboo Spine, for its radiographic appearance as a bamboo shoot.…

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Public Awareness for Prevention of Antibiotic Resistance

Factors Contributing To Antibiotic Resistance Can Be Prevented By Raising Public Awareness & Prevention Methods Abstract This report looks at some of the reasons behind the spread of antibiotic resistance. From the literature four key factors were identified that contribute to antibiotic resistance: over prescription, self-medication, agricultural use and hospital use of antibiotics. This report identifies…

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Antibodies and Inflammation Against Chlamydia Trachomatis and Ovarian Cancer Risk

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Antibodies and Inflammation against Chlamydia trachomatis and Ovarian Cancer Risk in Two Independent United States Populations Specific Aims Significance: Ovarian cancer is the most fatal gynecologic malignancy. It ranks fifth in cancer deaths among women, accounting for more deaths than any other cancer of the female reproductive system with about 22,240 women receiving a…

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Anxiety and Pain Related to Injections in Pediatric Patients

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Abstract Injections are an unavoidable part of pediatric health and, unfortunately, are a common source of pain and anxiety for children. In current nursing practice, interventions exist to reduce pain and anxiety in the pediatric population. However, they may vary in approach and effectiveness. Current research includes vibration stimulation, visual aids, music therapy,…

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Approaches to Managing Wounds

Option 4.1- Discuss the approach to managing wounds that are classified as either healable, maintenance or non-healable. Comment on how local wound care approaches differ for each of these classifications. Managing healable wounds Once the wound is diagnosed as healable, the IHT (Interprofessional Healthcare Team) can treat it accordingly.  Healable wounds have adequate blood supply.  An ABPI test…

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Arrhythmogenic Right Venticular Dysplasia | Case Report

Arrhythmogenic Right Venticular Dysplasia – A Rare case report from tribal zone of Central India Dr. Prakash Khunte, Dr. P. Beck, Dr. K. Yadav ABSTRACT Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD) is under diagnosed cardiomyopathy which commonly presents in young adults with ventricular tachycardia or sudden death. It is characterized pathologically by progressive fibrofatty replacement of…

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Artefact Correction within Digital Subtraction Angiography

Share this: Facebook  Twitter  Reddit  LinkedIn  WhatsApp   Artefact Correction within Digital Subtraction Angiography In medical imaging, the process of allowing visualisation of blood vessels within a body is known as angiography. To allow this visualisation, a contrast medium is injected and spreads throughout the body. By using contrast, the increased visualisation heavily increases the diagnostic value of the image. It…

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