Emergency room anxiety
I've recently started a job as a critical care tech at a busy trauma center which, suffice it to say, has given me a completely new perspective of medicine. I'm still new enough to everything that I get a sense of euphoria just being in the E.R. (it makes me feel like I'm on an episode of grey's anatomy sometimes lol). Despite this, I've had some serious doubts. I tend to question whether I'm suitable and capable enough to work in such a high-stress environment. I even get to the point where... Emergency room anxiety
To examine the causal relationship between catastrophizing and pain disability through trait anxiety among patients with chronic pain (CP).
To determine the prevalence and relative risk of post-injury affective disorders over 4 years following mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) among adult members of a large health maintenance organization.
To investigate changes in depression, anxiety and quality of life (QOL) in a Hispanic, primarily immigrant and monolingual Spanish-speaking population at one-year post-surgery for intractable epilepsy.
To evaluate the effectiveness of various pharmacological interventions on managing anxiety symptoms post stroke.
CONCLUSIONS: Results from both studies highlight the importance of tailoring alcohol abuse prevention efforts to a subgroup young adult who endorse internalizing symptoms. PMID: 28937921 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Authors: Fard RK, Tabassi Z, Qorbani M, Hosseini S Abstract Delay in the initiation of breastfeeding is one of the problems of cesarean section. Its causes are insulin resistance, pain, anxiety, stress, thirst, hunger, and so on. Preoperative oral carbohydrate (OCH) reduces postoperative insulin resistance and improves postoperative recovery. The present study was conducted to evaluate the effect of preoperative oral carbohydrate on breastfeeding after cesarean section. In this double-blind randomized clinical trial, 91 pregnant women who underwent elective cesarean section were randomly assigned to preoperative OC...
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