Category list : Anatomy and physiology
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An ingredient in the yellow curry spice turmeric may hold the key to repairing the brains of people with neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, German research suggests.
What have the 6Cs done for leg ulcers?
Standard physiotherapy is just as good as intense physiotherapy when it comes to reducing the pain of chronic whiplash.
Essentials of Physical Health in PsychiatrySubscription
‘This books aims to cover the essential physical health topics that are most relevant to those caring for people with mental disorders and disabilities.’
One morning recently, I attended my biennial mentorship update, led by a representative of the local university. By the afternoon, I was wondering whether to follow my wife’s lead and give up mentorship
Nurses! Test Yourself in Anatomy and PhysiologySubscription
‘The book will prove ideal for the student operating department practitioner or nurse revising the field prior to an examination.’
Difficult births could soon be rehearsed in advance using a “virtual birthing simulator” being developed by British scientists.
At our 40-bed rehabilitation unit in Blackpool, a few patients dislike our food. Others find our toilet roll dispensers hard to use, wish they could have more help with their exercises or long for more quiet time away from the wards.
Buteyko technique use to control asthma symptomsSubscription
The Buteyko breathing technique has been shown to help people control asthma symptoms and could be incorporated into asthma reviews by practice nurses
Cholesterol-lowering eye drops could be used to treat a common cause of blindness, research suggests.