Oral Myiasis: A Concealed Threat to Disabled Children of Developing Countries

Source: Journal of Dentistry for Children - Category: Dentistry Authors: Source Type: research

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This study explored the impact of motivation on the memory for delayed intentions (so-called, prospective memory, PM) in autistic individuals. Specifically, we were interested in the effects of personal (i.e., receiving a reward) as compared to social motivation (i.e., performing a favour for someone). Given the well-established theory of mind deficits in autism, we expected autistic individuals to benefit more strongly from personal than social importance manipulations, whereas the opposite pattern was predicted for controls. Sixty-one adolescents with autism and 61 typically developing adolescents participated, with each...
Source: Research in Developmental Disabilities - Category: Disability Source Type: research
Fight Aging! provides a weekly digest of news and commentary for thousands of subscribers interested in the latest longevity science: progress towards the medical control of aging in order to prevent age-related frailty, suffering, and disease, as well as improvements in the present understanding of what works and what doesn't work when it comes to extending healthy life. Expect to see summaries of recent advances in medical research, news from the scientific community, advocacy and fundraising initiatives to help speed work on the repair and reversal of aging, links to online resources, and much more. This content is...
Source: Fight Aging! - Category: Research Authors: Tags: Newsletters Source Type: blogs
Publication date: June 2019Source: European Psychiatry, Volume 59Author(s): Anna Kagstrom, Aneta Alexova, Eva Tuskova, Zsófia Csajbók, Georg Schomerus, Tomas Formanek, Karolína Mladá, Petr Winkler, Pavla CermakovaAbstractObjectivesTo assess the extent of the treatment gap for mental disorders in the Czech Republic, determine factors associated with the utilization of mental health services and explore what influences willingness to seek mental health care.MethodsData from the CZEch Mental health Study, a nationally representative study of community-dwelling adults in the Czech Republic were used...
Source: European Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Meet the people behind the soap company that help people with disabilities into the workplace.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Publication date: Available online 19 April 2019Source: Best Practice &Research Clinical Endocrinology &MetabolismAuthor(s): K.T. Kao, M. Denker, M. Zacharin, S.C. WongAbstractPubertal disorders in the context of chronic disease especially in those with chronic inflammatory disorders or those requiring prolonged periods of treatment with glucocorticoid are common reasons for referral to the paediatric endocrine clinic. Disorders of puberty are also common in adolescents with disability requiring management by paediatric endocrinologists. In these adolescents, impaired skeletal development is also observed and this ...
Source: Best Practice and Research Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Putting these figures in the appropriate international context requires the acquisition of comparable data in multiple countries and is the main task of international TBI consortia. PMID: 30995953 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Deutsches Arzteblatt International - Category: General Medicine Tags: Dtsch Arztebl Int Source Type: research
Accidental falls are a leading cause of disability and death in older adults living in urban centers. However, little is known about the consequences of falls in rural communities. We aimed to assess characteristics and risk of falls in community-dwellers ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news
INTRODUCTION: The co-occurrence of bipolar disorder (BD) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) seemed to be a poor prognostic factor associated with greater disability, lower social and occupational functioning, poorer treatment response, and higher suic...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news
School 1: Pittsburgh OOS Pros: I really liked the special needs clinic, and the ranking is much higher than Houston. Also, I received a 60k scholarship to Pitt, making it much more affordable. I got to meet more people at Pittsburgh, and generally liked most everyone I met. Cons: I am definitely dreading the cold, dreary weather, and it is more expensive than Houston even with the scholarship. School 2: Houston OOS Pros: Cheap, and has... UPitt (OOS) vs. TX-Houston (OOS)
Source: Student Doctor Network - Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Tags: Help me Decide: X vs Y Dental School Source Type: forums
PMID: 30998644 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research - Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tags: Clin Orthop Relat Res Source Type: research
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