Drs. Paul Mueller, David Plevak and Teresa Rummans found that in their work as physicians, patients often ask existential questions, such as, "Why is this happening to me?" They also found that many of their patients rely on their religion and spirituality to cope with illness.1 In order to help these patients, many Mayo Clinic physicians and other health care providers rely on their chaplain colleagues.
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a gynecological condition for which the knowledge base is rapidly growing. PCOS is considered to be an endocrinological disorder characterized by menstrual irregularities, anovulatory infertility, obesity, hirsuitism, and acne. Several developments have led to agreement on definition, pathophysiology, treatment, and possible health consequences of PCOS.....
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a very common endocrine disorder encountered in women and is associated with problems, such as menstrual irregularities;.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is the most frequent endocrinopathy in women and is now being increasingly met with in adolescents.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is emerging as a common problem among adolescents today. Its immediate problems range...
Polycystic ovarian syndrome is a part of the most rampant metabolic syndrome experienced by women in their reproductive age. PCOS is characterized by hyperandrogenemia, oligo/anovulation and polycystic ovaries.
Transfusion related acute lung injury (TRALI) is defined as acute lung injury occurring during or within 6 hours of transfusion with clear temporal relationship to transfusion.
The modern society does not consider
economic development alone as the
indicator of societal and human progress.
Apart from economic growth, education,
health, housing & freedom are also sectors
of life taken into account as indicators for
establishing the societal wellness &
development.Thus health is a major factor
in the social development index.
Health is defined as physical, mental & social well-being; not merely the absence of disease or disability. It should not only include the presence of cultural and economic well being, but also domestic wellbeing.
Esthetic dental treatment involves artistic and subjective components designed to create the illusion of beauty. Scientific analysis of beautiful smiles has shown that the principle of golden proportion can be systematically applied to evaluate and improve dental esthetics in predictable ways. The golden proportion mathematically denotes that the ratio
Rehabilitation of hemimaxillectomy patients can be challenging. The obturator is a prosthesis commonly used as an effective means for rehabilitating hemimaxillectomy patients. The size and location of the defect usually influences the extent of impairment and..
Context: In the recent past, the incidence of leptospirosis has been showing sudden upsurges in Kerala. Comprehensive understanding of the determinants of leptospirosis will give insight for planning effective strategies for prevention and control of this disease.
Aim: The aim of the study was to identify the environmental, behavioral and occupational determinants of leptospirosis.
etting and design: A hospital based case control study was carried out in Medical College hospital at Thiruvananthapuram.
This study was aimed at estimating the concentrations of six elements namely aluminium, barium, copper, manganese, strontium, and zinc in the enamel of deciduous normal and carious teeth and to relate the element concentrations to the sex of the individual by using atomic emission spectrometry. Our results showed that the sound enamel contains more strontium than the carious enamel. Carious enamel contains more of barium, manganese, copper, and zinc than the normal enamel, with zinc and strontium occurring in high concentrations and copper, manganese, and barium occurring in low concentrations in the..
Maintaining the viability of the periodontal ligament cells is the key to success following replantation. The purpose of this study was to evaluate Tender Coconut Water, ....
Biomaterials used in the medical field lack the ability to integrate with biological systems through a cellular pathway. Conversely, biomimetic materials transcend the regular biomaterial in utility and will suitably perform the functions of the biological molecule that needs to be replaced.