Lange Clinical Neurology and Neuroanatomy: A Localization-Based Approach

Lange Clinical Neurology and Neuroanatomy: A Localization-Based Approach

An engagingly written text that bridges the gap between neuroanatomy and clinical neurology “A wonderfully readable, concise, but by no means superficial book that fits well in the current pedagogic environment.” From the Foreword by Allan H. Ropper, MD Clinical Neurology and Neuroanatomy delivers a clear, logical discussion of the complex relationship between neuroanatomical structure […]

Nickel, Its Adverse Health Effects & Oxidative Stress (Clinical Report)

Nickel, Its Adverse Health Effects & Oxidative Stress (Clinical Report)

Nickel-induced toxicity and carcinogenicity, with an emphasis on the generation and role of reactive oxygen species is reviewed. Nickel is a known haematotoxic, immunotoxic, neurotoxic, genotoxic, reproductive toxic, pulmonary toxic, nephrotoxic, hepatotoxic and carcinogenic agent. This article presents a selective review on nickel and effect of its acute, subchronic and chronic doses on certain metabolically […]

Impact of the National Asthma Guidelines on Internal Medicine Primary Care and Specialty Practice (Health Care Research and Improvement) (Clinical Report)

Impact of the National Asthma Guidelines on Internal Medicine Primary Care and Specialty Practice (Health Care Research and Improvement) (Clinical Report)

Objective: To evaluate documentation of compliance with the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program publication Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma. Design: A retrospective review of 114 charts coded as asthma. Fourteen chart evaluation questions were developed based on the 4 management components in the guidelines: assessment and monitoring of asthma, control of […]