Category list : Anatomy and physiology
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Frigid weather conditions in many parts of the world are causing an increase in cold-weather injuries like frostbite.
Skull fractures associated with intracranial injury are a leading cause of traumatic death in childhood. Children with head injuries should be monitored for signs of deterioration
This patient presented with an eruption of petechia, caused by thrombocytopenia.
“Breakthrough pill can cure diabetes,” is the completely misleading report in the Daily Express.
Managing and treating chronic kidney diseaseSubscription
Chronic kidney disease is irreversible, but management and treatment options are available to help patients self-manage the condition and maintain their quality of life
“Our internal body clock has such a dramatic impact on sporting ability that it could alter the chances of Olympic gold,” BBC News reports.
These growths developed over a period of 8 months subsequent to the removal of small growths from the two areas.
This MRI shows a rare complication of oral surgery.
Muscle training for pelvic organ prolapseSubscription
Pelvic floor exercises are effective at successfully managing pelvic organ prolapse, but do they have long-term benefits? New evidence on this topic is presented here with an expert commentary
Increasing recognition of childhood incontinenceSubscription
A pilot project is training health professionals to recognise continence problems in children during routine appointments, to ensure they receive early intervention