INTRODUCTION The National Library of Medicine’s (NLM’s) MedlinePlus Go Local  provides statewide or regional databases of health-related services linked to health topics in MedlinePlus, NLM’s consumer health website. Links between MedlinePlus and Go Local allow users to move easily between researching a health topic and searching for a health service related to the topic. […]
Byline: BADAR ABBASI AMIN PATHANI, SHEERAZ SHAIKH, SIRAJ-US-SALEKEEN, IFTIKHAR HAIDER NAQVI, SYED TEHSEEN AKHTAR and ABU TALIB ABSTRACT:
Byline: Anjum Shahid, Afroze Ramzan, Ashfaque Memon Pakistan Medical Research Council. Research Centre. NICH and National Institute of Child Health, Karachi.
Byline: Muhammad Masood Khokhar Abstract
INTRODUCTION/BACKGROUND Online tutorials can be a useful facet of a library’s instructional strategies. According to the Instructional Technologies Committee of the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL), web tutorials should include interactive exercises such as simulations or quizzes . These activities encourage active learning and allow students to respond to what is taught, while […]
INTRODUCTION Intensive care units have come to represent the most frequently identifiable source of nosocomial infections within the hospital, with the infection rates and rate of antimicrobial resistance several fold greater than the general hospital settings. Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is defined as nosocomial pneumonia in mechanically ventilated patients that develops more than 48 hours after […]
Ludwig’s angina is a rare clinical condition characterized by bilateral swelling of the sublingual and submandibular spaces. Although dysphagia is reported to occur in 44% to 83% of patients with this condition, there are no reports in the literature describing the nature of the dysphagia or its management. Therefore, the aim of this study was […]