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Aviation medicine

Aviation Medical Centre And Air Traffic Controllers Launched

To support the health needs of Singapore’s aviation workforce, a new centre was launch at the Changi General Hospital. It will cater to pilots, air traffic controllers as well as ground support staff. Called the Changi Aviation Medicine Centre (CAMC), it is Singapore’s first aviation medicine centre; to be establish within a government restructured hospital.…

Gamification Helping In Rehabilitation For Stroke Recovery

Gamification Helping In Rehabilitation For Stroke Recovery

Current rehabilitation treatments involve different types of visual; and physical coordination tasks and cognitive exercises; The new non immersive VR technology being show casing updates; these paper and pen tasks for the digital age using videogame technology instead. As rehabilitation is the action of restoring someone to health or normal life through training and therapy…

Increase In Healthcare Budget Spending

Increase In Healthcare Budget Spending

The last five years were marrying with a number of health disasters in the country; ranging from the sterilisation deaths in Chhattisgarh to the child deaths in a Gorakhpur hospital in 2017. Although there was no major immediate response; healthcare was one of the major issues around which the BJP campaigning during the run up…

Ovarian cancer

Potential Consequences Of Limiting Ovarian Cancer Surgery

Limiting ovarian cancer surgery to high-volume hospitals could improve survival; but may also reduce access for many rural and undeserve patients; a new study from researchers at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons has found. Although mortality was higher than average at hospitals that perform 3 or fewer procedures; more than 75% of…

Dengue Fever Alert Studies In Nepal

Dengue Fever Alert Studies In Nepal

As Dengue fever is a mosquito borne tropical disease causing by the dengue virus. Symptoms typically begin 3 to 14 days after infection. This disease including a high fever, headache, vomiting, muscle and joint pains; and a characteristic skin rash. Nepal on Sunday directing the authorities to be preparing for a possible outbreak of dengue after studies finding the presence of…

The Primary Care Incorporates Collection And Analysis Of Genetic Data

The Primary Care Incorporates Collection And Analysis Of Genetic Data

The Primary Care; A pilot project tests a new model of primary care that incorporates collection and analysis of personal physiologic and genetic data into the electronic health record to inform personalize care plans with unique features of the whole patient. Megan R. Mahoney, MD, and Steven M. Asch, MD, MPH, from the Division of…

Pulmonary medicine

Variables Improves Accuracy of Lung Allocation Score

The researches find that the the lung allocation score is used to prioritize patients awaiting lung transplants in the United States. Sicker transplant candidates have a higher calculate score and are place at the top of the list. But a recent study led by Maryam Valapour, M.D., MPP, director of Lung Transplant Outcomes in Cleveland…

Eye microbiome

Microbiome In Eye: Helps To Treat Common Eye Disease

You are familiar with the idea that your gut and skin are home to a collection of microbes like fungi; bacteria and viruses which are vital for keeping you healthy. But did you know that your eyes also host a unique menagerie of microbes? And they are call the eye microbiome. When these microbes are…

Sports medicine

Athletic Trainers: Coaches Still Influence Health

The researches find that the More than one-third of college athletic trainers say coaches influence the hiring and firing of their schools’ sports-medicine staffs; a finding that counters an NCAA-recommended protocol ; Therefore urging medical staff to make decisions about athlete health; independent of coaches and administrators. Among the 1,796 athletic trainers who answered a…

Anesthesiology

General Anesthesia Versus Conscious Sedation for Stroke

The researches find that The impact of anesthesia strategy on the outcomes of acute ischemic stroke (AIS) patients undergoing endovascular treatment is currently controversy. Thus; They performed this meta-analysis to compare the differences of clinical and angiographic outcomes between general anesthesia ;(GA) and conscious sedation (CS). A literature search in PubMed, Embase; and Web of…

Gastroenterology

Reports Provide Guidance for Obesity Care

The researches find that the obesity prevention and treatment have designed two new resources for medical educators; therefore healthcare providers and community programs that will enhance the level of care for patients; but according to two new studies published online today in Obesity; the flagship journal of The Obesity Society. The obesity prevention The resources include…

Flavivirus Infection

The Effective Treatments And Prevention Of Flavivirus Infection

Flavivirus Infection; A new article published in the journal Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology shows that research built around human-mimetic tools are more likely to succeed in the search for effective treatments and prevention of flavivirus infection as compared to research using monkeys or other animals as laboratory models. The study, led by Dr.…