Medical Investigation in Seventeenth Century England

Medical Investigation in Seventeenth Century England

It is an adventure book. To discuss embryological thought in seventeenth-century England is to discuss the main currents in embryological thought at a time when those currents were both numerous and shifting. Like every other period, the seventeenth century was one of transition. It was an era of explosive growth in scientific ideas and techniques, […]

An Investigation of Health Literacy and Healthcare Communication Skills of African American Adults Across the Life Span (Report)

An Investigation of Health Literacy and Healthcare Communication Skills of African American Adults Across the Life Span (Report)

Keywords: health literacy; African Americans; healthcare communication Purpose: This study was conducted to obtain information on health literacy and healthcare communication skills of African American adults and to explore the relationship between these skills.

An Investigation of General and High-Level Language Skills in Children Treated with Central Nervous System-Targeted Chemotherapy for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (Report)

An Investigation of General and High-Level Language Skills in Children Treated with Central Nervous System-Targeted Chemotherapy for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (Report)

Keywords: Childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia; CNS-targeted chemotherapy; intrathecal methotrexate; general language skills; high-level language skills The general language skills of 13 children (mean age, 8.2 years) treated with a central nervous system (CNS)-targeted chemotherapeutic regimen for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and 13 control children matched on age, sex, and educational level were assessed using the […]

Articulatory Imprecision in Dysarthria Following Childhood Cerebellar Tumor: A Perceptual and Acoustic Investigation of Three Male Participants.

Articulatory Imprecision in Dysarthria Following Childhood Cerebellar Tumor: A Perceptual and Acoustic Investigation of Three Male Participants.

Articulatory imprecision has been documented as a key perceptual feature of the dysarthria associated with childhood cerebellar tumor (CCT). As yet the underlying acoustic and physiological characteristics of motor speech production that contribute to this perceptual feature have not been identified. The aim of the current study was to describe perceptual and acoustic characteristics of […]

Death Investigation

Death Investigation

Death Investigation: An Introduction to Forensic Pathology for the Nonscientist provides students and law enforcement professionals with an accurate, clear overview of forensic pathology. It presents death investigation at the scene and autopsy, providing readers with a broad understanding of forensic pathology and giving them a clear picture of what happens after the examination of […]