Response to blast-like shear stresses associated with mild blast-induced brain injury - Ravin R, Morgan NY, Blank PS, Ravin N, Guerrero-Cazares H, Quinones-Hinojosa A, Zimmerberg J.

Toward the goal of understanding the pathophysiology of mild blast-induced traumatic brain injury and identifying the physical forces associated with the primary injury phase, we developed a system that couples a pneumatic blast to a microfluidic channel t...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

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RESUMO Objetivo: Revisar as evid ências científicas que reportem o período de início da nutrição enteral na população pediátrica vítima de queimadura e seus achados. Métodos: Revisão sistemática e metanálise de estudos clínicos randomizados comparando nutrição enteral precoce e nutrição enteral tardia em indiví duos de 1 mês de idade a 18 anos com queimaduras. As bases de dados MEDLINE/PubMed, Embase e Cochrane Library foram acessadas utilizando os termos "burns", "...
Source: Revista Brasileira de Terapia Intensiva - Category: Intensive Care Source Type: research
The objective of this literature review is to present the theoretical and practical aspects of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support for respiratory and/or cardiac functions in critically ill patients.
Source: Revista Brasileira de Terapia Intensiva - Category: Intensive Care Source Type: research
Well recognized is the variety of presentations of endometriosis lesions beyond simply the classic "black powder-burn lesions" of John Sampson (1927). No standardized nomenclature exists to provide either gross morphologic description nor classification of the variety of endometriosis lesions. Borrowing from Dermatology systems of descriptive nomenclature, this video reviews a classification system specific for endometriosis focusing on Primary as well as Secondary lesion characteristics and then demonstrates use of the classification system for a variety of different endometriosis lesions.
Source: The Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology - Category: OBGYN Authors: Tags: Virtual Poster Session 3: Endometriosis (10:20 AM – 10:30 AM) 10:20 AM: STATION O Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Our study reinforces the role of older age, obesity and hepatomegaly as predictors of fatty liver disease. These variables should be considered in the assessment of fatty changes in the livers of potential liver donors.
Source: Clinics - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
Condition:   Neuropathic Pain Intervention:   Diagnostic Test: magnetic resonance imaging(MRI) Sponsors:   Hangang Sacred Heart Hospital;   National Research Foundation of Korea Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Inhalation Injury;   Pulmonary Disease Intervention:   Other: pulmonary rehabilitation Sponsors:   Hangang Sacred Heart Hospital;   National Research Foundation of Korea;   Hallym University Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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We are once again at the start of a workweek. So I thought this would be a good time to share 87 of the most inspirational work quotes. Quotes that will motivate you, help you to focus and work smarter and also reduce the stress and pressure you may feel at work (or in school). These quotes have helped me many times to re-ignite my own motivation on a rough or bad day and to find a calmer and less stressed focus so I could keep working consistently towards my own goals and dreams. I hope they will help you to do the same. Motivational Quotes for Work “Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The sun's ra...
Source: Practical Happiness and Awesomeness Advice That Works | The Positivity Blog - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Personal Development Source Type: blogs
Did the movie Joker portray mental illness correctly and does it matter? We passionately go over the movie Joker from the lense of people living with mental illness and discuss whether or not there are implications of making a movie like this. Does it help us or hurt us? What if it does both? Listen in to hear Gabe’s freakishly good recollection of scenes from the movie as Jackie struggles to separate entertainment from reality.  Spoiler Alert: You don’t need to see Joker to appreciate this conversation but we do go over the plot and reveal some important scenes from the movie. (Transcript Available Below)...
Source: World of Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: A Bipolar, A Schizophrenic, and a Podcast Antidepressant Antipsychotic Depression Minding the Media Not Crazy Podcast Source Type: blogs
Pig skin isn ’t just for football these days.  Massachusetts General Hospital surgeons have successfully used genetically engineered pig skin for the temporary closure of a burn wound, the first time pig tissue derived from an animal with gene edits has been transplanted directly onto a human wound.  The F DA-cleared phase one clinical trial was led by surgeon Dr. Jeremy Goverman of MGH's Sumner Redstone Burn Center.  “It is not the trial itself that is so mind-boggling and intriguing to…
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