Medical-Legal Evaluation of Hearing Loss

Medical-Legal Evaluation of Hearing Loss

A comprehensive guide on hearing loss and the law, this book examines claims, court cases, and the evolution of hearing conservation. It addresses age-related hearing loss, genetics of hearing loss, and noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) – with a newly revised international standard (ISO-1999, 2013) that presents a comprehensive predictive model for NIHL, critical in medical-legal […]

PPE Preparticipation Physical Evaluation

PPE Preparticipation Physical Evaluation

Must-have resource guides health care professionals through the PPE process for young athletes from middle school through college. The explosive growth of children’s athletics makes the preparticipation physical evaluation (PPE) an important part of many pediatric practices. The new 4th edition guides physicians through the PPE process for young athletes from middle school through college. […]

Comparability of Different Pathologic Protocols in Sentinel Lymph Node Evaluation: An Analysis of Two Step-Sectioning Methods for the Same Patients with Breast Cancer (Report)

Comparability of Different Pathologic Protocols in Sentinel Lymph Node Evaluation: An Analysis of Two Step-Sectioning Methods for the Same Patients with Breast Cancer (Report)

Sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) are recognized as the first lymph nodes to receive lymphatic drainage from a primary tumor before spreading to other lymph nodes. The SLN dissection is widely performed for patients with a range of cancers, especially those with breast cancer. The status of SLNs accurately reflects the presence or absence of metastases […]

Evaluation of Microbiologic and Hematologic Parameters and E-Selectin As Early Predictors for Outcome of Neonatal Sepsis (Report)

Evaluation of Microbiologic and Hematologic Parameters and E-Selectin As Early Predictors for Outcome of Neonatal Sepsis (Report)

Morbidity and mortality from neonatal sepsis are major health problems. Early warning signs and symptoms are often nonspecific and can easily be confused with those from noninfective causes. Timely diagnosis of neonatal sepsis is critical because, in this age group, the illness can progress more rapidly and have a higher mortality rate than in other […]

Evaluation of the Diagnostic Accuracy of Serology Test Kit for Detection of H.Pylori Infection in Patients Presenting With Nonulcer Dyspepsia Taking Histopathology As Gold Standard (Helicobacter Pylori) (Report)

Evaluation of the Diagnostic Accuracy of Serology Test Kit for Detection of H.Pylori Infection in Patients Presenting With Nonulcer Dyspepsia Taking Histopathology As Gold Standard (Helicobacter Pylori) (Report)

Byline: Gohar Ali Khan, Shahila Jaleel, Sarah Riaz and Bilquis A Suleman ABSTRACT