Standing in the Gap: The Primary Care Physician and Alzheimer's Disease (Scientific Article: Special Issue) (Disease/Disorder Overview)

Standing in the Gap: The Primary Care Physician and Alzheimer’s Disease (Scientific Article: Special Issue) (Disease/Disorder Overview)

Introduction An astonishing volume of material has been published about Alzheimer’s disease in recent years. Typing the word “Alzheimer’s” into Google will reward you with 13,600,000 “results” in 0.15 seconds, and a PubMed search of the same instantly yields over 55,000 journal articles. Yet, primary care physicians (PCPs) who regularly see patients with Alzheimer’s and […]

Taq1b Polymorphism of Cholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein (CETP) Gene in Primary Combined Hyperlipidaemia (Report)

Taq1b Polymorphism of Cholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein (CETP) Gene in Primary Combined Hyperlipidaemia (Report)

Background & objectives: Cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) gene polymorphism is known to be associated with changes in lipid profiles. Primary hyperlipidaemia is considered to be a major risk factor for pancreatitis, atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease. We investigated the association of one common polymorphism in the CETP gene (Taqlb) with plasma lipid levels and […]

Practice Patterns in the Evaluation and Management of Dementia by Primary Care Residents, Primary Care Physicians, And Geriatricians (Clinical Report)

Practice Patterns in the Evaluation and Management of Dementia by Primary Care Residents, Primary Care Physicians, And Geriatricians (Clinical Report)

Dementia is a syndrome of acquired persistent dysfunction in several domains of intellectual functioning, including memory, language, visuospatial ability, and cognition. Approximately 10% of adults above age 65 and 50% of adults above age 90 have dementia (1). The annual health care–related costs and lost wages for US patients with dementia and their family caregivers […]

10 Steps to Earning a Living As a Primary Caregiver Under the California Medical Marijuana Program

10 Steps to Earning a Living As a Primary Caregiver Under the California Medical Marijuana Program

In this new edition, fully updated to address California’s rapidly changing laws, medical marijuana local ordinance trends and industry practices, readers learn the critical action steps to start their own medical marijuana collective or cooperative. Topics covered include: – How to obtain state protection for cultivation, possession, transportation and delivery of medicinal marijuana – Proper […]

Neurosurgery Primary Examination Review

Neurosurgery Primary Examination Review

Practical Q&A guide enhanced with unique diagrams and tables to ace the ABNS primary exam! by Amgad S. Hanna addresses the knowledge gaps in currently existing neurosurgical board study guides. It is based on a collection of highly effective practice questions previously administered to neurosurgical residents at the University of Wisconsin. Each chapter covers two […]

Tobacco and Primary Medical Services (Scotland) Act 2010 (UK)

Tobacco and Primary Medical Services (Scotland) Act 2010 (UK)

The Law Library presents the official text of the Tobacco and Primary Medical Services (Scotland) Act 2010 (UK).Updated as of March 26, 2018 This ebook contains:– The complete text of the Tobacco and Primary Medical Services (Scotland) Act 2010 (UK)– A dynamic table of content linking to each section– A table of contents in introduction […]