Critical Care in Neurology

Chủ biên: Nabil Kitchener, Saher Hashem, Mervat Wahba, Magdy Khalaf, Bassem Zarif, Simin Mansoor

Nhà xuất bản: Flying Publisher

Năm xuất bản: 2012

Ngôn ngữ: english

Neurocritical care is an ever-changing field. The publishers and author of The Flying Publisher Guide to Critical Care in Neurology have made every effort to provide information that is accurate and complete as of the date of publication. However, in view of the rapid changes occurring in medical science, as well as the possibility of human error, this site may contain technical inaccuracies, typographical or other errors. It is the responsibility of the reading physician who must rely on experience and knowledge about the patient to determine the best treatment and care pathway. The information contained herein is provided “as is”, without warranty of any kind. The contributors to this book, including Flying Publisher & Kamps, disclaim responsibility for any errors or omissions or for results obtained from the use of information contained herein.

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Utilizations of reproductive health services in two rural areas in Vietnam

Tác giả: Ngo Van Toan

"This thesis describes the utilisation of reproductive health services: family planning, antenatal care and delivery services in Vietnam and analyses socio-economic factors influencing the utilisation of these services. It is based on one cross-sectional survey conducted in the Red River Delta in 1992 and on two surveys performed in 1991 and 1994 in the northern mountainous area. Women in reproductive age were interviewed in their homes on their reproductive history, current use of contraceptive methods, antenatal visits and anti-tetanus vaccination, and delivery care for their last pregnancy as well as on their socio-economic status. Family planning services were relatively frequently used while antenatal care and delivery services were under-utilised both in rural and in mountainous areas. In the Red River Delta, the contraceptive prevalence of women was 70%. The intra-uterine device was the most common method. Thirty per cent of pregnant women had received at least one antenatal check-up and 20% of them had had at least one anti-tetanus vaccination shot. But only 5% of them had had three antenatal check-ups as recommended by the programme. One third were delivered at home. Most women did not adhere to the family planning policy since half of them had more than two children and a shorter spacing between the deliveries than recommended by the policy. In the mountainous area, where a primary health crre programme was running, the contraceptive prevalence increased from 48% in 1991 to 60% in 1994. The antenatal attendance was low and did not change from 1991 to 1994. About two tllirds of the pregnant women had at least one antenatal check-up but only one fifth of them had had three antenatal check-ups. About two thirds were delivered at home, both in 1991 and 1994. Mothers with shorter education were less prone to get antenatal check-ups and deliver in a health institution. The utilisation of services also varied with religion, ethnicity, parity and with poverty indicators like food security and housing conditions. Mothers with more children were more likely to use contraceptives but they were less likely to use antenatal care and delivery services. Mothers with lower education, farmers, and Catholics had ashorter spacing between the first and the second child,and the probability of them getting a third child was higher The results suggest a need for strengthening reproductive health sevices ,especially the antenatal care and delivery servies and encouraging disadvantaged groups of women touse these services"

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The authors discribed the epidemiology of head injuries treated at VietDuc hospital and assessed the primary care

Năm xuất bản: 2005

Số xuất bản: 6.1

Tác giả: Tran Truong Gian, Pham Tan Thanh, Pham Trung Dung

This is prospective study. The patients were isolated from the patients with head injuries who was diagnosed and treated at VietDuc Hospital between January 2003 and June 2004. The authors discribed the clinical, radiological signs and epidemiological factors, analysed these factors and assessed the primary care. Results: This study included 1127 patients: 895 male (79,4%) and 232 female (20,6%). There were 950 patients from 15 to 60 years old (84,3%). The traffic accidents was found in 859 cases (76,2%), and more common than in many developed countries, 40% from Krauss and 52% from Berry (p< 0,05). The road accident was more frequent in holiday, weekend and outwork-time. 60% patients have the traffic acident whene they come from holiday and 35,6% come from their office. There was 91,0% motor traffic acident and only 6,9% of them have had the helmet. 81,3% patients were transfered from province hospital. There was only 8,7% patients who was injured from work accidents, 4,5% from assault and 0,2% from sport accidents. 97,9% patients was transfered by car, more than 42,1% in 1997 (p<0,05) and 57,9% patients have medical care beore reaching hospital. Only 8,1% severe head injuries have had the intensive care before coming to VietDuc hospital, less than 98,9% in Reilly series (p<0,01). Conclusion: The road accidents was most common in head injuries, mostly in male, ages from 15 to 60 and occured in holiday time.

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CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2015

Chủ biên: Maxine Papadakis

Nhà xuất bản: CURRENT Series, LANGE Series

Năm xuất bản: 2014

Ngôn ngữ: English

To deliver the best care to your patients, turn to the #1 annually updated guide in internal medicine and clinical practice.
The 2015 Edition is packed with important NEW information!

For more than 70 years, professors, students, and clinicians have trusted LANGE for high-quality, current, concise medical information in a convenient, affordable, portable format. Whether for coursework, clerkships, USMLE prep, specialty board review, or patient care, there’s a LANGE book that guarantees success.

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Moore Essential Clinical Anatomy 5th edition

Chủ biên: Keith L. Moore

Nhà xuất bản: Wolters Kluwer

Essential Clinical Anatomy, Fifth Edition presents core anatomical concepts in a concise, student-friendly format. The text includes the hallmark blue Clinical Boxes, as well as surface anatomy and medical imaging features. It is an ideal text for shorter medical courses and health professions courses with a condensed coverage of anatomy.

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Conn’s Current Therapy 2016

Chủ biên: Edward T. Bope

Nhà xuất bản: ELSEVIER

Năm xuất bản: 2015

Ngôn ngữ: English

Designed for busy medical practitioners who need a trustworthy, current, and easy-to-use resource, Conn’s Current Therapy 2016 focuses solely on up-to-date treatment protocols for the most common complaints, acute diseases, and chronic illnesses. Covering more than 300 topics, Drs. Edward T. Bope and Rick D. Kellerman present the expertise and knowledge of hundreds of skilled international leaders on evidence-based clinical management options, ensuring you’re well equipped with the practical and accurate guidance needed for effective patient care.

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The Johns Hopkins Internal Medicine Board Review: Certification and Recertification, 5e

Chủ biên: Bimal Ashar, Redonda Miller

Nhà xuất bản: ELSEVIER

Năm xuất bản: 2015

Ngôn ngữ: English

Medicine Board Review! Brought to you from the birthplace of Internal Medicine and regarded as the most effective review tool in the specialty, it will ensure you’re as equipped as possible on your way to certification or recertification. From internists to primary care physicians, this no-nonsense book is a must-have companion for everyone in the field.

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