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    Development of Community Health Care Networks Utilizing Local Community Centers

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000017

    Published On: December 08, 2016 | Pages: 045 - 050

    Author(s): Eiichiro Ichiishi*
    Objectives: Japan is expected to become the first super-aging society in the world, and the collapse of the Japanese health care system is becoming a real possibility, due to the aging of the society combined with a significant increase in medical expenditure. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Role of Dentists in Creating a Tobacco free Society

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    Published On: September 08, 2016 | Pages: 044 - 044

    Author(s): Amit Vanka and Shanthi Vanka*
    “Giving up smoking is easy I have done it a thousand times” is an adage that puts in perspective the difficulties in tobacco cessation. Tobacco is a global agent of death [1]. The tobacco epidemic is one of the biggest public health threats the world has ever faced, killing around 6 million people a year. More than 5 million of those deaths are the result of direct to ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    A Theory-Based Intervention in Health Visiting Students in Order to Reduce Mental Illness Stigma: A Quasi-Experimental Study

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000015

    Published On: September 03, 2016 | Pages: 037 - 043

    Author(s): Georgia Koutsouradi*, Christina Dimitrakaki, Eirini Agapidaki, Yannis Tountas and Areti Lagiou
    Background: Stigma of mental illness is an important barrier to treatment and recovery of mental illness. Schizophrenia represents the most common mental disorder for the public and it is connected with the highest stigma due to misconceptions of dangerousness. Stigmatizing attitudes have been found not only among general population but also in health care providers. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Indoor Air Pollutants and Respiratory Problems among Dhaka City Dwellers

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000014

    Published On: August 08, 2016 | Pages: 032 - 036

    Author(s): Mahibun Nahar, Manzurul Haque Khan and Sk Akhtar Ahmad*
    Background: Indoor air pollutants becoming a great concern for public health. Indoor air pollution can cause more harmful health impacts than that of outdoor air pollution. Objectives: The study was conducted to investigate some selected indoor air pollutants and respiratory problems among the households of Dhaka city. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Exclusive Breastfeeding Practice and Associated Maternal Socio-Demographic Factors among Mothers Attending Imo State Specialist Hospital, Owerri, South-Eastern Nigeria

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000013

    Published On: August 01, 2016 | Pages: 027 - 031

    Author(s): Chikere Ifeanyi Casmir Ebirim*, Ugonma Winnie Dozie, Wanwuri Akor, Ijeoma Judith Dozieand Oluchi Agatha Ashiegbu
    Introduction: Breast milk is unique and contains the entire nutritional requirement a new born infants needs for the first year of life. Exclusive breastfeeding is defined as the consumption of no other food or liquids except breast milk and drops or syrups consisting of vitamin-mineral supplements or medicines for at least 4 months and if possible the first 6 months ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Transition Coach Program Implementation Associated with Thirty-Day Readmission Rates in a Community Hospital Setting

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000012

    Published On: July 01, 2016 | Pages: 022 - 026

    Author(s): Richard A Moore II*, Travis Gerke, Derek Bourgoine and Pracha P Eamranond
    Background: With implementation of Medicare policies affecting reimbursement for readmissions, there has been increased emphasis on quality of care during transition from hospital to home. Several models for improved care, such as utilization of transition coaches, have developed to address barriers to quality healthcare that are prevalent in this care transition. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Injection Safety: Knowledge and Practices among Nursing Personnel in Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital of Marathwada Region of Maharashtra, India

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000011

    Published On: June 25, 2016 | Pages: 018 - 021

    Author(s): Rohini S Kulkarni*, Purushottam A Giri and Pankaj R Gangwal
    Background: Unsafe injection practices put patients and healthcare providers at risk of infectious and non-infectious adverse events, sound knowledge and skillful practices of nurses are vital to breaks the chain of blood borne diseases transmission caused by unsafe injection practices. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Truly Integrated Care Centred on the Individual: My Personal Vision for Wales

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000010

    Published On: June 21, 2016 | Pages: 015 - 017

    Author(s): Gareth P Morgan*
    This paper offers my personal vision of truly integrated health and social care centred on the individual for Wales. This vision of an integrated health and social care system is simple - a seamless and efficient service. Wales in particular has a strong opportunity to develop a truly integrated health and social care system with the following key elements. A) Shared ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Association between Perceived Stress and Asthma Symptoms in Adolescents

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000009

    Published On: May 23, 2016 | Pages: 011 - 014

    Author(s): Do Eun Park, Seong-Kyung Cho and Jaelim Cho
    Background: Although the effect of psychological stress on asthma has long been suggested, there is little evidence regarding asthma symptoms such as wheezing in relation to perceived stress in adolescents. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Activities for Environmental Sustainability in Community Pharmacies and Universities

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000008

    Published On: March 23, 2016 | Pages: 009 - 010

    Author(s): Aldo Álvarez-Risco* and Shyla Del Aguila-Arcentales
    Sustainability could be considered a buzzword of current health care practice but finally it need develop activities having sustainability as goal [1]. In this way, activities which are developed daily by pharmacists in community pharmacies as dispensing, pharmacotherapy follow up, pharmacovigilance, storage and administrative activities requires efforts to ensure th ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Ambulatory Monitoring of Blood Pressure in Occupational Hypertension

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000007

    Published On: February 16, 2016 | Pages: 008 - 008

    Author(s): Saturnino Suárez Ortega*, Noel Lorenzo Villalba and Saray Hernández Valiente
    Stress is considered to have a strong impact on changes in blood pressure through overproduction of catecholamines during working hours [1,2]. We are presenting the graphical behavior of blood pressure of two patients. In both cases hypertension is present exclusively during working hours. The first graphic correspond to a 39 year old nurse working 7 hours (Figure 1) ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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    Life after Medicine: A Systematic Review of Studies of Physicians’ Adjustment to Retirement

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5479.000006

    Published On: January 02, 2016 | Pages: 001 - 007

    Author(s): Michelle Pannor Silver*, Angela D Hamilton, Aviroop Biswas and Sarah A Williams
    Background: A physician’s decision to retire has personal and social consequences. While there has been growing interest in how individuals adjust to retirement, less is known about physicians’ adjustment to retirement. ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos
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