Can Alzheimer's Or Vascular Dementia be Prevented with Control of Vascular Risk Factors?(Scientific Article: Special Issue) (Report)

Can Alzheimer’s Or Vascular Dementia be Prevented with Control of Vascular Risk Factors?(Scientific Article: Special Issue) (Report)

Introduction, History, and Epidemiology In the United States over 5 million people, 13% of individuals over 70, are estimated to be affected by Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and related dementias, now recognized to be the 6th leading cause of death in the overall population. (1,2) Epidemiological studies in the U.S. and other countries indicate that among […]

Azadirachta Indica As a Public Health Tool for the Control of Malaria & Other Vector-Borne Diseases (Commentary)

Azadirachta Indica As a Public Health Tool for the Control of Malaria & Other Vector-Borne Diseases (Commentary)

Neem-based products from Azadirachta indica have been successfully used for pest control in agriculture and gardening since long in India and more recently in European countries and in the USA (1). The seed kernels, particularly rich in bioactive azadirachtin and other limonoids (tetranortriterpenoids), are the main source for a large number of products used for […]

Postoperative Glycemic Control in Cardiac Surgery Patients (Pharmacology Notes) (Report)

Postoperative Glycemic Control in Cardiac Surgery Patients (Pharmacology Notes) (Report)

Blood glucose management in critically ill patients remains an ongoing controversy. In recent years, clinical trials evaluating blood glucose control in critically ill patients advocated for intense blood glucose management, with target blood glucose levels between 80 and 110 mg/dL (1). Intense blood glucose control resulted in a reduction in morbidity and mortality in the […]

Medical Examination of Aliens - Revisions to Medical Screening Process (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Regulation) (CDC) (2018 Edition)

Medical Examination of Aliens – Revisions to Medical Screening Process (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Regulation) (CDC) (2018 Edition)

The Law Library presents the complete text of the Medical Examination of Aliens – Revisions to Medical Screening Process (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Regulation) (CDC) (2018 Edition).Updated as of May 29, 2018 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is amending […]

Medical Examination of Aliens - Removal of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection From Definition of Communicable Disease of Public Health Significance (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Regulation) (CDC) (2018 Edition)

Medical Examination of Aliens – Removal of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection From Definition of Communicable Disease of Public Health Significance (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Regulation) (CDC) (2018 Edition)

The Law Library presents the complete text of the Medical Examination of Aliens – Removal of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection From Definition of Communicable Disease of Public Health Significance (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Regulation) (CDC) (2018 Edition).Updated as of May 29, 2018 Through this final rule, the Centers for Disease Control […]

Health Locus of Control Among Medical Students in a Developing Country.

Health Locus of Control Among Medical Students in a Developing Country.

Abstract The Multidimensional Health Locus of Control classifies people into three groups: Internal Locus of Control, Chance Locus of Control and Powerful Other Locus of Control. The concept has been tested mostly in a developed world context. To ascertain its applicability to the Lebanese context, a questionnaire was distributed to all medical students at the […]