National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards: Emergency Medical Technician Instructional Guidelines - Airway Management, Shock and Resuscitation, Trauma, EMS Operations

National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards: Emergency Medical Technician Instructional Guidelines – Airway Management, Shock and Resuscitation, Trauma, EMS Operations

National EMS Education Standards and Instructional Guidelines – Completed in 2009, the National EMS Education Standards (the Standards) represents yet another step toward realizing the vision of the 1996 EMS Agenda for the Future, as articulated in the 2000 EMS Education Agenda for the Future: A Systems Approach. The Standards define the minimal entry-level educational […]

The Opioid Epidemic: Narcotics, Heroin, Pill Mills, Painkiller Addiction, Medical Prescribing Practice for Pain Management, Child Welfare, Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS), Naloxone, Narcan

The Opioid Epidemic: Narcotics, Heroin, Pill Mills, Painkiller Addiction, Medical Prescribing Practice for Pain Management, Child Welfare, Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS), Naloxone, Narcan

Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique collection provides comprehensive information on the ongoing opioid addiction epidemic. Contents include: Examining the Opioid Epidemic * Combating the Opioid Abuse Epidemic: Professional and Academic Perspectives * What Are the State Governments Doing to Combat the Opioid Abuse Epidemic? * What is the Federal Government […]

Of Rain Men and Snowcakes: The Presentation, Pathology, Aetiology and Management of Autistic Spectrum Disorder (Disease/Disorder Overview)

Of Rain Men and Snowcakes: The Presentation, Pathology, Aetiology and Management of Autistic Spectrum Disorder (Disease/Disorder Overview)

Over the past 20 years, research into the causes of autism has expanded due to technological advances in basic and medical science. The portrayal of autistic individuals by the entertainment media in films such as ‘Rain Man’ and, most recently ‘Snowcake’, as well as the publicity surrounding the suggested role of vaccines in the causation […]

Dr. Calder Lavery Discusses Surgical Management of Ulcerative Colitis, Recent Advances in Surgery for Rectal Prolapse, Complex Anal Pathology, Complex Fistulas.

Dr. Calder Lavery Discusses Surgical Management of Ulcerative Colitis, Recent Advances in Surgery for Rectal Prolapse, Complex Anal Pathology, Complex Fistulas.

Byline: Shaukat Ali Jawaid KARACHI — Keeping up its past traditions, Colorectal Surgery Division at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center Karachi organized a surgical week for colorectal diseases. Dr. Ian Calder Lavery consultant colorectal surgeon at Digestive Disease Center Cleveland Clinic Ohio USA was the master trainer. Apart from making brief presentations on Ulcerative Colitis, Total […]

The Struggle Is Real! Diabetes Management for Women Who Love Their Cultural Dishes, Enjoy Food-Focused Social Lives, and Appreciate a Good Piece of Fried Chicken Every Now and Then

The Struggle Is Real! Diabetes Management for Women Who Love Their Cultural Dishes, Enjoy Food-Focused Social Lives, and Appreciate a Good Piece of Fried Chicken Every Now and Then

It’s a MYTH that minorities with Type 2 diabetes must completely cut their favorite cultural foods out of their diet in order to effectively manage their diabetes! Having Type 2 diabetes can be hard enough for anyone to manage, but being a cultural minority makes it even harder! African Americans and Latinos live in food-focused […]