Premarital Hemoglobinopathy Screening in Kocaeli, Turkey: A Crowded Industrial Center on the North Coast of Marmara Sea/Marmara Denizinin Kuzey Kiyisinda Kalabalik Bir Endustri Merkezi Olan Kocaeli’de Evlilik Oncesi Hemoglobinopati Taramasi (Research Article) (Report)

Introduction Thalassemias are the most common single-gene disorders in the world and are real health problem, especially in the Mediterranean basin and in parts of Asia and the Middle East.

The Chopra Center Herbal Handbook

People around the world are increasingly working with their own bodies to restore balance. They’re using medicinals found in nature to avoid the side effects of antibiotics and turning to traditions that have passed the test of time. The...

The Center of the Universe

The story is so improbable, it can only be true:  A brilliant woman with a long history of mental illness—who once proclaimed herself to be “the center of the universe” — is miraculously cured by accidental carbon monoxide poisoning aboard...

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center v.

TROUT, Justice. Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (St. Alphonsus) appeals from the trial court’s dismissal of its action against the State of Washington (Washington). St. Alphonsus, an approved health care provider under Washington’s worker’s compensation system, originally brought suit...

Baker V. Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Plaintiff/appellant Roger Baker appeals from summary judgment for defendants/respondents Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Joyce Hane and Jerry Howe in appellant’s action for employment discrimination. Appellant contends the trial court erroneously concluded that he failed to exhaust his administrative remedies,...

La Plata Medical Center Associates V. United Bank Of Durango

Petitioners La Plata Medical Center Associates (LPMCA) and Thomas J. Usher (Usher) petition from the court of appeals decision in Black v. First Federal Savings and Loan Association, 830 P.2d 1103 (Colo. App. 1992).*fn1 The court of appeals affirmed...

Bushling V. Fremont Medical Center

Plaintiff Kevin Bushling, underwent surgery on February 16, 1999, to remove his gall bladder and to biopsy a mole on his abdomen. The following morning plaintiff began to experience pain in his left shoulder. Thereafter, he filed this action...

Sacred Heart Medical Center V. Carrado

The petitioner filed a claim with the Department of Labor and Industries (Department), alleging that she had contracted hepatitis as a result of her employment as a registered nurse in an intensive care unit at the respondent medical center....

Use of a Major Medical Center Clinical Laboratory As a Reference Laboratory for a Developing Country: Ordering Patterns Help Set Laboratory Priorities (Other Areas of Clinical Chemistry)

Setting priorities for which tests a hospital clinical laboratory should perform involves consideration of the expected volume of testing, its clinical impact, the technical skill levels available, the equipment needed, cost benefits, and whether testing can be obtained elsewhere....

Denver Health Medical Center Handbook Of Surgical Critical Care: The Practice And The Evidence

As surgical critical care continues to evolve, this handbook provides the framework for the surgical intensivist, and focuses specifically on the surgical considerations encountered in the care of the critically ill patient. Drawing from decades of experience at one...

Morrell V. St. Luke ”S Medical Center

This appeal results from the trial court’s granting summary judgment in favor of all the named defendants (appellees) in a medical malpractice action.

A Legacy of Lessons Learned: Landstuhi Regional Medical Center During Wartime, 2001-2014

Excerpt from A Legacy of Lessons Learned: Landstuhl Regional Medical Center During Wartime, 2001-2014: For over 25 years, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC) has served as a model of “selfless service,” stepping up to the demands of a suddenly increased rate...

Standards & Guidelines for Medical Fitness Center Facilities Second Edition

The best way to set your facility apart is by achieving the MFA Facility Certification. With a focus on medically sound prevention and rehabilitation programs, medical fitness centers play an essential role in the health and wellness of those...

Filipino Nurses at Baylor University Medical Center: Personal Recollections.

A nationwide shortage of nurses in the early 1970s led Baylor University Medical Center (BUMC) to seek innovative ways to recruit and retain the numbers of qualified and committed nurses required. Baylor was a leader in developing and implementing...

Prevalence of Cryptosporidium in Children Referred to Oncology Center of Imam Khomeini Hospital in Urmia, Iran (Report)

Byline: Hazrati Tappeh Kh – Email: xhazrati@yahoo.com, Barazesh A, Hajazi S and Mostaghim M ABSTRACT

Clostridium Difficile-Associated Diarrhea in a Tertiary Care Medical Center (Clinical Report)

Outbreaks of Clostridium difficile–associated diarrhea (CDAD) have been reported in acute care as well as long-term care facilities (1, 2). Disruption of the normal gut flora allows colonization with C. difficile (3). C. difficile colonization in adult patients may...

The History of Institutional Ethics at Baylor University Medical Center.

The discipline of clinical medical ethics guides both the moral stance of the total institution as well as the specific ethical decisions of physicians, nurses, and other health care providers. None would quarrel with the fact that a health...

Free Muscle Flap Reconstructions Using Interpositional Vein Grafts Vs. Local Anastomosis: A 5-Year Experience at a Rural Tertiary Care Center (Scientific Article) (Clinical Report)

Introduction The primary goal in any patient is to return him or her to as normal a life as possible after repair of injury. The ability to cover tissue defects has greatly helped to fulfill this goal. The use...

Pediatric Urinary Tract Infections in a Tertiary Care Center from North India (Report)

Paediatric urinary tract infections (UTI) are associated with high morbidity and long term complications like renal scarring, hypertension, and chronic renal failure. A cause of occult febrile illness in up to 5 per cent of young children often remains...

JPMC has Played a Pivotal Role in Postgraduate Medical Education and Research in Pakistan (Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center )

KARACHI — Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center has played a pivotal role in postgraduate medial education and research in Pakistan. There was a time when it has on its faculty eminent medical personalities like Prof. Zaki Hassan, Prof. ZK Kazi,...