Setting priorities for which tests a hospital clinical laboratory should perform involves consideration of the expected volume of testing, its clinical impact, the technical skill levels available, the equipment needed, cost benefits, and whether testing can be obtained elsewhere. Most clinical laboratory directors in the US and other developed countries can obtain the above information […]
Byline: Bijan Keikhaei ABSTRACT
Introduction The 2000 census showed that 15.3% of West Virginia’s population or 276,895 people were 65 years or older. (1) The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources in 2000 estimated that 40,000 West Virginians had Alzheimer’s Dementia, the most common form of dementia. (2)
This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. Throughout its history, the Army Medical Department (AMEDD) has faced unique challenges not shared by other organizations within the Army. The origins of many of today’s organizational structures and operations are rooted in experiences in the mid-19th century, specifically the US-Mexican and […]
Major Incident Medical Management and Support (MIMMS) is the coursebook for the Advanced Life Support Group’s internationally taught training for health care professionals responding to major incidents. The practical approach employed in MIMMS has proved an invaluable aid to both civilian and military doctors, nurses and paramedics working in disaster management worldwide. The third edition […]
Byline: Fathelrahman Mahdi Hassan College of Medical laboratory Science, Sudan University of Science and Technology, Khartoum-Sudan.
Byline: Yasemin Isik Balci, Yusuf Ziya Aral, Ibrahim Ethem Covut, Yusuf Polat, Meral Turk and Nurhan Acimis ABSTRACT