The application of radiation in human health, for both diagnosis and treatment of disease, is
an important component of the work of the IAEA. The responsibility for the increasingly
technical aspects of this work is undertaken by the medical physicist. To ensure good practice
in this vital area, structured clinical training programmes are required to complement
academic learning. This publication is intended to be a guide to the practical implementation
of such a programme for nuclear medicine.
Tuyển tập báo cáo các nghiên cứu khoa học quốc tế ngành y học dành cho các bạn tham khảo đề tài: Objective Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCEs), psychiatry and the Clinical assessment of Skills and Competencies (CASC)Same Evidence, Different Judgement
A well-developed knowledge of clinical microbiology is critical for the practicing physician in any medical field. Bacteria, viruses, and protozoans have no respect for the distinction between ophthalmology, pediatrics, trauma surgery, or geriatric medicine. As a physician you will be faced daily with the concepts of microbial disease and antimicrobial therapy.
Lesser categories of (3-lactams include — carbapenems (e.g. meropenem) — monobactams (e.g. aztreonam) and — p-lactamase inhibitors (e.g. clavulanic acid). Other inhibitors of cell wall synthesis include vancomycin and teicoplanin. INHIBITION OF PROTEIN SYNTHESIS Aminoglycosid.es. The names of those that are derived from streptomyces end in 'mycin', e.g. tobramycin. Others include gentamicin (from Micromonospora purpurea which is not a fungus, hence the spelling as 'micin') and semisynthetic drugs, e.g. amikacin.
Antiepilepsy drugs: principles of management; withdrawal of therapy; pregnancy; teratogenic effects; epilepsy in children; status epilepticus • Individual drugs: carbamazepine, phenytoin, sodium valproate, lamotrigine, vigabatrin, gabapentin, clonazepam, topiramate, levetiracetam. • Parkinsonism Objectives of therapy Drug therapy; problems of long-term treatment • Other disorders of movement • Tetanus
cortical neurons simultaneously (primary generalised seizure). Bromide (1857) was the first drug to be used for the treatment of epilepsy, but it is now obsolete.
Problems of constipation, diarrhoea and irritable bowel syndrome are common. Infective diarrhoeal diseases are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, especially in infants and children.The management of these conditions is reviewed. • Constipation: mode of action and use of drugs • Diarrhoea (drug treatment importance of fluid and electrolyte replacement) • Inflammatory bowel disease • Irritable bowel syndrome
STOOL BULKING AGENTS Dietary fibre comprises the cell walls and supporting structures of vegetables and fruits.
The liver is the most important organ in which drugs are structurally altered. Some of the resulting metabolites may be biologically inactive, some active and some toxic (see Chapter 7).The liver is exposed to drugs in higher concentrations than are most organs because most are administered orally and are absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract.Thus the whole dose must pass through the liver to reach the systemic circulation.
The Sixth Edition of Dr. Haines's best-selling neuroanatomy atlas features a stronger clinical emphasis, with significantly expanded clinical information and correlations. More than 110 new images--including MRI, CT, MR angiography, color line drawings, and brain specimens--highlight anatomical-clinical correlations. Internal spinal cord and brainstem morphology are presented in a new format that shows images in both anatomical and clinical orientations, correlating this anatomy exactly with how the brain and its functional systems are viewed in the clinical setting.
All involved agencies need to participate on this planning team from the outset to ensure a
successful and safe event. At its initial meeting, the planning team should develop its
mission and objectives, and determine the necessary components of the public safety plan.
For example, what elements are within the realm of the promoter and what are within the
realm of the public safety agencies? The planning team should also develop its structure
using ICS as a model (that is, Sections, Branches, Divisions, and Groups, as needed).
Chapter 3 will discuss ICS in greater detail....
This text on human gross anatomy emphasizes the clinical importance of structure and function, through clinical correlations, surface anatomy and modern imaging techniques. It provides a review of the material in the larger text "Clinically Oriented Anatomy," by the same author.
In undergraduate medical education there is a trend towards the development of ‘core’
curricula. The aim is to facilitate the teaching of essential and relevant knowledge, skills
and attitudes. This contrasts with traditional medical school courses, where the emphasis
was on detailed factual knowledge, often with little obvious clinical relevance. In addition,
students’ learning is now commonly examined using objective structured clinical
examinations (OSCEs), which again assess the practical use of knowledge, rather than the
regurgitation of ‘small print’....
The second edition of this handy pocket-sized book presents a comprehensive collection of clinical tests for all the major musculoskeletal structures. The tests are divided into separate sections based on body region. Each chapter opens with a figure depicting range of motion and an algorithm that provides a rapid overview of symptoms, tests, imaging, and diagnosis. For each clinical test, the author provides step-by-step descriptions of the methodology, starting at the patient's initial position, and then describes the evaluation and possible diagnosis. ...
he Second Edition of this single-authored volume integrates multiple disciplines of basic and clinical research to help clinicians further develop the best possible care for the rehabilitation of patients with neurologic diseases. From the readable descriptions of the structures and functions of pathways for movement and cognition, the reader comes to understand the potential for training induced, pharmacologic,
(BQ) Part 2 the book "Chest X-ray in clinical practice" presents the following contents: The pleura, soft tissues and bony structures, foreign structures and other devices on chest X-rays, computed tomography - Technical information, computed tomography (CT) - Clinical indications.
(BQ) Part 1 the book "Clinical anatomy by systems" presents the following contents: Introduction to clinical anatomy, the upper and lower airway and associated structures, she chest wall, chest cavity, lungs, and pleural cavities, the cardiovascular system, the heart, coronary vessels and pericardium,...
With hospitals, private clinics, and individual practices establishing
complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) programs, guidelines
and standards need to be established.
It is important to note here that these guidelines, which will present
consistency and create a basis for quality, are not created to protect
the public from itself or from “quacks” who seek to take advantage of
incurable disease states. First, there will always be those who seek to
take advantage of people regardless of any guidelines, standards, or
Fusidic acid (FA) is a bacteriostatic antibiotic that locks elongation factor G
(EF-G) on the ribosome in a post-translocational state. It is used clinically
against Gram-positive bacteria such as pathogenic strains of Staphylo-coccus aureus, but no structural information has been available for EF-G
from these species.
The STOP system, which generates personalised smoking-cessation letters, was evaluated by a randomised controlled clinical trial. We believe this is the largest and perhaps most rigorous task effectiveness evaluation ever performed on an NLG system. The detailed results of the clinical trial have been presented elsewhere, in the medical literature.
Staphylokinase (SAK) is a 15.5-kDa protein fromStaphy-lococcus aureusthat activates plasminogenby forminga1 : 1
complex with plasmin. Recombinant SAK has been shown
in clinical trials to induce ®brin-speci®c clot lysis in patients
withacutemyocardial infarction.However, SAKelicits high
titers of neutralizing antibodies. Biochemical and protein
engineering studies have demonstrated the feasibility of
generatingSAKvariantswith reducedantigenicity yet intact
(BQ) Ebook Bayley III clinical use and interpretation provides an introduction into use of the Bayley-III in each of these five areas. For each of these areas, individual chapters cover the relevant test content, administration, scoring, interpretation, strengths/concerns, and uses in clinical populations. Each chapter also includes a real life case study demonstrating typical performance of a child with delays one of the five areas of development.