U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Introduction to the Veterinary Food Inspection Specialist Career Field - Combat Service Support, Ethics, Standards, Established Practices

U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Introduction to the Veterinary Food Inspection Specialist Career Field – Combat Service Support, Ethics, Standards, Established Practices

As a veterinary food inspection specialist, you need an introduction to the context in which you will be working. The purpose of this subcourse is to provide some general knowledge that may be referred to in subsequent subcourses. There are lessons concerning the Veterinary Service as a whole, a look at the 91 Romeo career […]

U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Microbiology for the Veterinary Specialist - Bacteria, Pathogenicity, Anaerobic, Antibacterial Agents, Sterilization, Foodborne Illness, Food Spoilage, Mold

U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Microbiology for the Veterinary Specialist – Bacteria, Pathogenicity, Anaerobic, Antibacterial Agents, Sterilization, Foodborne Illness, Food Spoilage, Mold

What is the streak plate method? What foods are involved in an outbreak of staphylococcus food poisoning? What type of disease is caused by Bacillus cereus? If you cannot answer these questions now, you will be able to when you have completed this subcourse. For those who already know this material, let it serve as […]

High Prevalence of Comorbidity and Need for Up-Referral Among Inpatients at a District-Level Hospital with Specialist Tuberculosis Services in South Africa--the Need for Specialist Support (Original Articles) (Report)

High Prevalence of Comorbidity and Need for Up-Referral Among Inpatients at a District-Level Hospital with Specialist Tuberculosis Services in South Africa–the Need for Specialist Support (Original Articles) (Report)

Tuberculosis (TB) in HIV-co-infected (HIV-TB) patients is characterised by high rates of smear-negative pulmonary and extrapulmonary disease, with increasing levels of antimycobacterial drug resistance and high rates of co-morbid opportunistic infections (OIs). (1,2) Difficulty in making the diagnosis of TB in HIV-infected patients results in diagnostic delay and the need for increased hospital admission. Prior […]

Marketing and the Medical Specialist in the Managed Care Environment (Strategic Positiong)

Marketing and the Medical Specialist in the Managed Care Environment (Strategic Positiong)

HOW CAN UNDERSTANDING AND PRACTICING THE principles of marketing help the specialist restore order in this uncertain health care environment? Marketing is more than just advertising, public relations, and communication. According to Berkowitz, (1) marketing is “the process of planning and executing the conception, pricing, promotion, and distribution of ideas, goods, and services to create […]

Lab-Hematology Specialist

Lab-Hematology Specialist

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