Dr Mira Shiva Chairperson, Health Action International Asia -Pacific Founder, People’s Health Movement Born to a Gandhian mother and a forest conservator father, a qualified doctor herself, Dr Mira Shiva chose to live the life of an activist. Single by choice in a man’s world, Shiva has not just left her mark but has successfully […]
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Barefoot Acupuncturists is a non-profit organisation registered in Belgium and founded by acupuncturist Walter Fischer in 2009. We run acupuncture clinics in slums of Mumbai and villages in Tamil Nadu (south of India), and also train local acupuncturists in order to encourage autonomy. Our services have been developed to give the poorest communities access to […]
Over an observation period of 13 months, during 2/10 per week structured questionnaires were filled out after each dental appointment. The survey covered three main topics: the initiation and incentive of the dental consultation, particular difficulties due to the patient’s health or the hospital’s organisation as well as the accomplished treatment.
The objective of the current study was to evaluate the prevalence of a potential premenstrual syndrome (PMS) and premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) during one menstrual cycle, in a representative sample of young medical university students of Tehran, according the Pennsylvania University criteria.
Keeping this in mind, the study has been conducted to assess the frequency of cross-o-pathy in rural India. It has been studied in Narayangarh block of Midnapur District, West Bengal, India among 71 rural doctors of different alternative systems of medicines as per pro-forma of survey with prior informed consent of those.
In conclusion, CE and institutionalization of cancer pain assessment were effective in cancer pain management in two different fields, one was the improvement of patient’ pain severity and satisfaction and the other was the improvement of nurse’s practices of cancer pain assessment.
There is a growing focus among scientists and environmentalists about the impact of drugs on environment and surroundings. The existing term ‘Eco-pharmacology’ is too broad and not even defined in a clear manner.
Port–au-Prince has been shaken by violence for several years. Cité Soleil, a shanty town of 200.000 inhabitants, known to be the base of the “Chimères” -militias -has been the scene of violent fightings since the departure of Jean Bertrand Aristide in 2004.
Objective: To demonstrate the efficacy of community trained individuals to provide group IPT-G treatment to alleviate depression and dysfunction in resource scarce settings. Background: IPT-G is a known treatment for depression.
Based on substantial evidence, developmentally appropriate preparation and care of children and adolescents can reduce the trauma and pain often associated with hospitalization, as well as the effectiveness of treatment and duration of hospitalization.