Docs Should Be Aware of Family Beliefs Regarding Nondisclosure

Evidence from Middle East literature suggests variability in practices, preferences of truth telling
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Infections, AIDS, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Radiology, Rheumatology, Surgery, Anesthesiology & Pain, Urology, Allerg Source Type: news

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Conclusion Implantation of the Baha® Attract system is an easy and safe procedure. It can be performed under local anaesthesia in adults. There are no major surgical problems or complications, and the healing process proceeds efficiently in most patients. Postoperative pain is usually mild and gradually decreases in the following months. Numbness in the operated area is frequent, but as reinnervation occurs in time, the numb patch decreases in size and finally completely disappears in most cases.
Source: Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology - Category: ENT & OMF Source Type: research
April 12, 2018Since 2011, IntraHealth International has reached more than 960,000 boys and men in Tanzania with VMMC.  “A circumcised male is expected to be very brave and not display any sign of fear,” says Moses Matiko. “During traditional circumcision, he is expected to stay still and not show he is experiencing pain. There are selected community members who watch to see that he observes the rules.”Moses grew up in Tarime District in Mara, a region in northeast Tanzania, and is part of the Kurya society. For Kurya clans, traditional circumcision like Moses describes —usually with no pa...
Source: IntraHealth International - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Source Type: news
Publication date: February 2018 Source:Anaesthesia Critical Care & Pain Medicine, Volume 37, Issue 1 Author(s): Thomas Geeraerts, Morgan Le Guen
Source: Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
With more than a hundred exhibitors, countless new ideas and exciting innovations digital health truly conquered Las Vegas and CES 2018. Just as last year, we decided to show you the most and least impressive healthcare-related gadgets, sensors, trackers, and more importantly, the discernible trends. 2018 – The year when digital health arrived at CES Would you like to play ping-pong with a robot? Do you want to try an air taxi? If you responded to both questions with “hell yes!” (how else, really), then your place is in the venues hosting CES. Innovators and tech fanatics flock to Las Vegas every January ...
Source: The Medical Futurist - Category: Information Technology Authors: Tags: Future of Medicine AI ces CES 2018 digital digital health Health 2.0 Healthcare Innovation Personalized medicine robotics technology trackers wearables Source Type: blogs
Increase in rate of age - adjusted drug overdose deaths observed during same time period
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Pulmonology, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Institutional, Source Type: news
Those diagnosed with diabetes, asthma more likely to attempt suicide than healthy peers
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, AIDS, Anesthesiology & Pain, Journal, Source Type: news
Association persists even after adjustment for confounders, including actual physical activity
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Orthopedics, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, AIDS, Anesthesiology & Pain, Journal, Source Type: news
AbstractPain is frequent and underreported among HIV+ women. We determined occurrence and severity of pain, and types of pain treatments used among HIV+ and HIV − women. Cross-sectional analyses of pain as measured by the Brief Pain Inventory Short Form, and related pain therapies nested in the Women’s Interagency HIV Study (WIHS). Multiple variable linear regression models examined differences by HIV status in pain severity and pain interference in gen eral activity, mood, ability to walk, work, relationships with others, sleep, and enjoyment of life. Among 1393 HIV+ and 587 HIV− participants with median...
Source: AIDS and Behavior - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: research
ConclusionsThe responses of women in this study suggest that there is need to make intrapartum care better for women with physical disabilities and to improve their experiences with labor, birth, and obstetric anesthesia care.
Source: Birth - Category: OBGYN Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research
Researchers find many still prescribed long - term disease - preventing medications
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, AIDS, Anesthesiology & Pain, Journal, Source Type: news
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