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Standardization: With her observations, Virginia Apgar began to build a way to standardize the research on the efforts needed to sustain or support babies in the immediate newborn period.How quickly and how much effort (stimulation, heart compression,breathing assistance) was required to save babies. It also quickly became the guide for all practitioners to guide their efforts during this event. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Apgar's score: The Apgar's score is a way to evaluate effective resuscitation of newborns, based on it asphyxiated (depressed) neonates are diagnosed for many years and most recently for last few years, it has been used with other tools to identify those who are candidates for hypothermia treatment to prevent further brain injury. ...Read more
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APGAR: Virginia apgar was an early researcher in neonatal work & a scoring system was developed using letters in her name to help classify the activity of newborns.The primary outcome of her work was the recognition of a need to intervene aggressively if the heart rate was down or respiratory effort meager. Later work shows that micro- premi's seldom have the muscle tone to have high scores. ...Read more
Freud: Freud was an MD, and started his career as a neurologist, before developing his seminal theories of psychoanalysis. I would say nor only some of Freud's theories, but the psychoanalytic theories that have developed since then to the present time have importance to the medical community, most notable in psychiatry and psychology. ...Read more
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Dr.Heard small murmur.Had tte doppler echo. Came back normal.Said it is innocent.Also went to cardiologist, who agreed its innocent.Good workup? Im 26.
Tengo herpes genital , no he tenido ningún síntoma , más la mujer con la que estába se chequeo y en el examen le diagnosticaron herpes simple?
Spanish: Sorry, this was not translated into English. Take Care. ...Read more
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No: While some children with autism may have mental retardation, many of them are actually quite intelligent. Some of them learn how to excel at things and lead actually quite productive lifestyles. Those unfortunately who do have true mental retardation however do not fare so well in life. Best wishes. ...Read more
Regarding cancer rates. Looking at leukaemia in califnornia vs. Nv. In la county it is 11/100,000. Clark county it is 19/100,000. Is this a big deal?
Most likely not: Epidemiology (study of disease in a population) is tricky. Both rates quoted are very small so a doubling is very likely not a concern. Also, when comparing two areas and a very specific disease, you really should adjust for age, gender and ethnicity. Differences in a city's population can dramatically affect the incidence of certain diseases--many diseases occur only in men or women, kids, etc. ...Read more
From Minnesota but live in Madrid and got a western blot for Lyme back for: sensu strictu, afzelii, garinii, spielmanii. Is MN tick covered here?
Tick: most common ticks in minnesota are the black legged tick, american dog tick, brown dog tick and the bat tick. Not sure if those are covered in Madrid. Better check with the Health Department there to determine for sure. ...Read more
Not the right place: If you want to find the right breast surgeon, for your family member's care, you have to make some personal enquireies about any surgeon like the following. 1) some one you know treated by that surgeon, is the best reference. 2) your family physician whom you trust, will advise you. 3) qualifications like board certified , had teaching experence etc 4) finally should consult , and decide ...Read more
Me han diagnosticado una hernia cervical posteolateral c5 c6. Tengo dolores en el cuello, pero el brazo no me duele. Puede curarse naturalmente?
Translation: I am sorry but this question was not translated into English. ...Read more
Yes: Dr. Kallenberg is a world expert on churg strauss at the university of groningen. I do not know if he is accepting patients, but someone is his group there would be a good place to start. See: http://www.Rug.Nl/staff/c.G.M.Kallenberg/. ...Read more
Primera vez sexo con penetración, tuvimos que detenernos por sangrado abundante mío. Van tres días, sangro en las mañanas, es incómodo sentarse, al revisarme se ven ligeros rastros de sangre pero el himen no se ve roto. ¿Qué sucede?
You should be seen: Something was torn if there was any pain, even if you believe your hymen is intact. You could try sitting in warm baths several times a day to see if it gets more comfortable, but if you are unable to sit you should be checked. Hope you are not on your honeymoon! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer