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Television Based Education In The Intensive Care Unit

Television Based Education In The Intensive Care Unit

Intensive Care Unit; Health systems are increasingly faced with financial and regulatory pressures to increase efficiency and decrease costs while maintaining high-quality, outcome driven patient care. One approach to improving overall health outcomes is providing patient-centered care, which enables patients and caregivers to assume an active role in managing their own health care. However, mounting…

Nanoparticles Concept For Treating Cancer Cells

Nanoparticles Concept For Treating Cancer Cells

By using titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanoparticles stimulating by microwaves to trigger the death of cancer cells without damaging the normal cells around them. The method is called microwave inducing radical therapy; which the team refering to as microdynamic therapy, or MDT. The use of TiO2 nanoparticles activated by light and ultrasound in cancer treatments has…

Protein Biomarkers In The Blood Detecting Sepsis

Protein Biomarkers In The Blood Detecting Sepsis

Sepsis occurs when the body’s immune response to infection triggers an inflammation chain reaction throughout the body; causing high heart rate, high fever, shortness of breath, and other issues. To diagnose sepsis, doctors traditionally rely on various diagnostic tools, including vital signs, blood tests, and other imaging and lab tests. The study finding protein biomarkers…

Flood Of Opioids Across US, Many Of Them Generics

The rehearses find that the The maker of OxyContin has been cast as the chief villain in the nation’s opioid crisis. But newly released government figures suggest Purdue Pharma had plenty of help in flooding the U.S. with billions of pills even as overdose deaths were accelerating. Therefore Records kept by the federal Drug Enforcement…

Radiation therapy

Role Of Adjuvant Radiotherapy in the Management of Meningioma

The researches find that the The aim of this study was to illustrate the demographic characteristics of meningioma patients and observe the effect of adjuvant radiation therapy on survival by using the Surveillance, therefore Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) database. More specifically; the authors aimed to answer the question of whether adjuvant radiotherapy following resection…

Exercise Will Increase The Body's Core Temperature

Exercise Will Increase The Body’s Core Temperature

Exercise; With a kilometer to go, triathlete Sarah True was pulled from the 2019 Ironman European Championship in Frankfurt, Germany, due to heat exhaustion. She was in the lead by seven minutes after having swum, biked and run nearly 225 kilometres. The temperature was 38C. With summer comes longer days and sunnier skies. It’s an…

Changed Treatment For Patients With Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

Changed Treatment For Patients With Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

Recent years have brought landmark changes for the treatment of patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), though there are still many unanswered questions that remain, especially when it comes to frontline treatment strategies, according to Lecia V. Sequist, MD, MPH. One of the big clinical questions when you have a patient who is a…

Nuclear medicine

Accuracy of FDG PET/CT in Suspected LVAD Infections

This single-center case series is a retrospective study of consecutive FDG PET/CT scans performed on LVAD patients between September 2015 and February 2018 at the University of Michigan. Studies were identified through screening all cardiac FDG PET/CT scans protocol to assess for inflammation in this time frame. Inclusion criterion was LVAD device at the time…

Diagnosis Of Human Visceral Leishmaniasis

Diagnosis Of Human Visceral Leishmaniasis

As visceral leishmaniasis is the most severe form of leishmaniasis in human; and is potentially fatal if not diagnosing and treating. Accurate and timely diagnosis of the tropic disease visceral leishmaniasis (VL) is one of the pillars for reducing VL deaths. But currently available serological tests for diagnosing visceral leishmaniasis vary widely in their performance…

Immune hematology

Encephalitis As Rare Toxicity Of Immunotherapy Treatment

The study find that the a cancer patient receiving an immunotherapy developed encephalitis and died 18 months into treatment, researchers at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) investigated why the complication occurred, performing a molecular analysis of the disease’s pathology and mining data to determine the incidence of similar occurrences. The molecular analysis revealed the presence of…

Ayushman Bharat Mission On The Health Checkup

Ayushman Bharat Mission On The Health Checkup

National Health Protection Scheme is a centrally sponsoring scheme launching in 2018; under the Ayushman Bharat Mission of MoHFW in India. NHA De-empanels 250 hospitals after Ayushman health checkup. The patients charged for expensive procedures not conducted on them, multiple surgeries conducted on a single day late in the night; hysterectomies on men and fake…