Category list : Anatomy and physiology
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Rare Ocular ConditionSubscription
A 45 year-old patient presented with blurred vision in the left eye.
‘This book is aimed at undergraduate physiotherapy students but would be extremely useful for nurses at any level working in respiratory or cardiac care in a ward or in the critical care environment. ’
Martini’s Atlas of the human bodySubscription
‘This textbook would be beneficial for any health professional that has a serious interest in anatomy. ‘
Can you identify this rare growth?Subscription
This 25 year-old patient underwent removal of a lump on his back which had been present for 5 years.
Visual Anatomy & PhysiologySubscription
‘Personally I found the diagrams on acid-base balance to be extremely enlightening and believe that these would have made my physiology studies far easier.’
“Adding fluoride to tap water could save the NHS millions and dramatically improve children’s dental health,” the Mail Online reports. A new UK study concluded that water fluoridation is a “safe and effective” way of preventing tooth decay in children.
An Update to a Previous Photo of the WeekSubscription
This patient initially presented with 90% body surface area covered in an unusual rash.
'Can you hear me now?'Subscription
It is 12:00 and I have an older male patient booked in for an ear irrigation.
“White bread and pasta ‘may increase the risk of depression’,” reports the Mail Online.
“Middle-class over-50s have become a generation of problem drinkers,” the Mail Online reports – a headline that actually has little basis in fact.