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Review of a Skin Observation Protocol in Washington State's Title XIX Home and Community Services for Aged, Blind, and Disabled Program
This review summarizes industry and scientific work completed on pressure ulcers, their prevention and related protocols as a basis for assessing strengths and limitations of the Washington State's Aging and Disabilities ...
The Migraine Attack: Pathophysiology and Genetics
Despite a decade of progress, migraine headache remains prevalent, disabling, often undiagnosed, and undertreated. Migraines affect approximately 24% of the population, with 6% being men and approximately 18% being women. ...
Multiple Myeloma Identification in Primary Care
Multiple myeloma is a complex disease process that has a variety of presenting symptoms. It is the most common bone cancer found in the adult, therefore it is important that primary care practitioners be able to notice the ...
Cigarette Smoking and the Effect on Length of Stay for Lumbar Discectomy/Laminectomy Patients in PACU
The purpose of this retrospective study was to examine the correlation between smoking and length of stay in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit for patients having lumbar discectomy and/or laminectomy surgery. This study used ...
Probiotic Therapy for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
It is estimated that 20% of Americans suffer from Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) which is a functional gastrointestinal disorder characterized by abdominal pain, constipation and diarrhea (National Digestive Diseases ...