Intimate Partner Violence Among Midlife and Older Women: A Descriptive Analysis of Women Seeking Medical Services (Report)

Intimate Partner Violence Among Midlife and Older Women: A Descriptive Analysis of Women Seeking Medical Services (Report)

Today in the United States women benefit greatly from the many hard-won rights and achievements of their mothers, grandmothers, and great-grandmothers of the 20th century. Actions and aspirations that were once inconceivable for women are now taken for granted because of the great strides in equal rights and social justice made by our predecessors. And […]

Medical Dosage Calculations, A Dimensional Analysis Approach

Medical Dosage Calculations, A Dimensional Analysis Approach

Facts101 is your complete guide to Medical Dosage Calculations, A Dimensional Analysis Approach. In this book, you will learn topics such as Dimensional Analysis, The Household and Metric Systems, Converting from One System of Measurement to Another, and Oral Medication Doses plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 […]

Deep Learning for Medical Image Analysis (Enhanced Edition)

Deep Learning for Medical Image Analysis (Enhanced Edition)

Deep learning is providing exciting solutions for medical image analysis problems and is seen as a key method for future applications. This book gives a clear understanding of the principles and methods of neural network and deep learning concepts, showing how the algorithms that integrate deep learning as a core component have been applied to […]

Analysis of Glycosidases Activity in Chlamydia Trachomatis L2 Serotype.

Analysis of Glycosidases Activity in Chlamydia Trachomatis L2 Serotype.

Abstract: Chlamydiae are prokaryotic, gram negative, intracellular parasites, causing a number of human diseases with serious sequelae. The exact mechanism of chlamydial attachment and entry into the host cell is still unclear. Chlamydia trachomatis, [SA.sub.2]F (L2) was tested for the activity of glycosidases. Glycosidases are involved in the synthesis and breakdown of cell-wall polysaccharides, and […]

Health Literacy: An Explanatory Bibliometric Analysis, 1997-2007 (BRIEF Communications) (Report)

Health Literacy: An Explanatory Bibliometric Analysis, 1997-2007 (BRIEF Communications) (Report)

INTRODUCTION As defined by the American Medical Association Foundation, health literacy is a “patient’s ability to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions and follow instructions for treatment” [1]. The 2003 National Assessment of Adult Literacy (NAAL) has identified three types of literacy: prose, document, and quantitative […]

Analysis of Journals That Did Not Meet Selection Criteria for Inclusion in the National Library of Medicine Collection But have Manuscripts in Pubmed Central (Report)

Analysis of Journals That Did Not Meet Selection Criteria for Inclusion in the National Library of Medicine Collection But have Manuscripts in Pubmed Central (Report)

In 2000, the National Center for Biotechnology Information at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) created PubMed Central (PMC) to serve as a free digital archive for biomedical and life sciences journal literature [1]. In 2005, researchers who received National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding were given the option to voluntarily submit their manuscripts to […]