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An Arizona long-term healthcare facility will shut down after a severely disabled patient was raped, a crime that only came to light after she gave birth.Reuters Health Information
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Publication date: Available online 25 March 2019Source: Journal of Vascular and Interventional RadiologyAuthor(s): Anuj Bhatia, Peter Munk, Donald Lee, Gavin Elias, Kieran MurphyAbstractPurposeTo evaluate the safety and efficacy of oxygen-ozone treatment delivered via a novel, handheld ozone-generating device for improving pain and function in herniated disc patients.Materials and MethodsA total of 39 patients with contained herniated lumbar discs received oxygen-ozone treatment at 1 of 3 centers. Treatment consisted of injection of 2% ozone (10 mL): 3 mL delivered into the nucleus pulposus and 7 mL delivered into the adja...
Source: Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
Conclusion: The final version of the SATIS-Stroke scale in Brazilian Portuguese proved to be adequate and reliable for use on the Brazilian population. Further studies are underway to give continuity to the validation process and analyze the others measurement properties of the scale in the Brazilian population. PMID: 30906780 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Biomed Res - Category: Research Authors: Tags: Biomed Res Int Source Type: research
Source: BMJ News - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: Precipitation due to suicide attempt causes 2% of spinal cord injuries, with depression and psychotic disorders being the most prevalent psychiatric disorders. After the rehabilitation period, this population requires special attention from the mental health teams since they combine risk factors to commit suicide such as the history of previous attempts and the presence of a chronic disabling condition. PMID: 30906978 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Revista de Neurologia - Category: Neurology Authors: Tags: Rev Neurol Source Type: research
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has shifted its position on the Patient...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ACA has benefited low- and middle-income women How has the ACA affected breast cancer screening? DOJ action may hinder disabled access to imaging More women get breast screening after ACA bans copays Tax reform bill overturns ACA's individual mandate
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Authors: Pairon JC, Azoury H, Catto M, Dalphin JC, Gehanno JF, Housset B, L'huillier JP, Serveau S, Straus C Abstract Compensation for occupational pulmonary diseases requires the establishment of guidelines based on standardized and objective criteria, in order to provide compensation that is as fair as possible to patients who suffer from them. A review of the elements necessary for the examination of an individual file was carried out by a working group. It is accepted that respiratory functional exploration is the key element in assessing the level of permanent disability in all of these conditions, with the ex...
Source: Revue des Maladies Respiratoires - Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Rev Mal Respir Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: In this work an animal model of EAE has been characterised and detailed for the study of demyelinating alterations in the retina and the ON. Its characteristics make it an excellent tool for the study of neurodegenerative ophthalmic diseases. PMID: 30902474 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Archivos de la Sociedad Espanola de Oftalmologia - Category: Opthalmology Tags: Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol Source Type: research
The glare of bright headlights from oncoming vehicles is a common challenge experienced by drivers at night. Glare can produce discomfort, which may cause drivers to squint or avert their gaze, and can also cause disability in terms of directly disrupting ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news
The occurrence of persistent postconcussive symptoms (PCS) associated with traumatic brain injury (TBI) is an increasing cause of disability and lost productivity. The reasons for these persistent symptoms in a percentage of even mild TBI are poorly unders...
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OBJECTIVE: Snake envenomation is a major cause of death and disability in the developing countries. In India and neighboring countries, the four venomous snakes of concern include - Indian cobra(Naja naja), Common Krait (Bungarus caeruleus); ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
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