Author: Dr.Ajjie

Typhoid fever

Typhoid Fever: Causes, Symptoms, risk factors and Treatment

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Typhoid Fever Typhoid fever is associated with fever caused by Salmonella typhi bacteria. It is rare in developed countries. However, it remains a serious health warning in the rising world, specifically for children. Typhoid fever spreads through filthy food and water or through close interaction with someone who’s infected. Signs and symptoms usually include a ….  Read More

peptic Ulcer

Peptic Ulcer: Types, Symptoms, Diagnostic tests and Treatment

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PEPTIC ULCER Definition: An ulcer is a sore on the skin or a mucous membrane, accompanied by the disintegration of tissue such as peptic ulcer, anal fissure, mouth ulcer, a venous ulcer, etc. Ulcers can result in complete loss of the epidermis and often portions of the dermis and even subcutaneous fat. Ulcers are most common on the skin of ….  Read More

Sampling Design

Sampling: Sampling Design and Its Types

0 commentsGeneralCensus StudyCluster SamplingConvenience SamplingJudgemental SamplingMultistage SamplingNon Probability SamplingPopulationProbability SamplingQuota SamplingSample FrameSample SizeSample UnitSamplingSampling Designing ProcessSimple Random SamplingSnow Ball SamplingStartified SamplingSystematic Samplingtarget Population

SAMPLING Definition of different terms What is sampling? Sampling is a process used in statistical analysis in which a predetermined number of observations are taken from a larger population. The methodology used to sample from a larger population depends on the type of analysis being performed. OR The act, process, or technique of selecting a ….  Read More

Pregnancy: Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic of Drugs in Pregnancy

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                                    Drug Disposition in Pregnancy Pregnancy Pregnancy, also known as gravidity or gestation, is the time during which one or more offspring develops inside a woman. Multiple pregnancies involve more than one offspring, such as with twins. It ….  Read More

Peads

Pediatric Pharmacokinetic Parameters: Infants and Neonates

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                                Pediatric pharmacokinetics INTRODUCTION: Infants and children are far different from adults in terms of societal, psychosocial, behavioral, and medical perspectives. Understanding these age effects provide a mechanistic way to identify initial doses for the pediatric population. The various factors that impact pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics mature towards adult values at different rates, thus requiring continual ….  Read More

Cellular Adaptation

Hyperplasia : Cellular Adaptation and Further Types

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Cellular Adaptations Adaptations are reversible changes in the size, number, phenotype, metabolic activity, or functions of cells in response to changes in their environment. Such adaptations may take several distinct forms such as hyperplasia, hypertrophy, atrophy, and metaplasia. HYPERTROPHY Hypertrophy refers to an increase in the size of cells, resulting in an increase in the ….  Read More

Epilepsy

Epilepsy : Signs and Symptoms its Management

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EPILEPSY Nervous System disorder 1.INTRODUCTION of Epilepsy Epilepsy is a central nervous system (neurological) disorder in which brain activity becomes abnormal, causing seizures or periods of unusual behavior, sensations, and sometimes loss of awareness. A seizure is a sudden, an uncontrolled electrical disturbance in the brain. if you have two or more seizures or a ….  Read More

Peak Flow Meter

Peak Flow Meter: Usage Instructions and Results

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PEAK FLOW METER    To better monitor and manage asthma and understand how your asthma may change during the day or over a longer period, your health care provider may ask you to use a Peak Flow Meter. A Peak Flow Meter estimates the Peak Expiratory Flow Rate which is a measure of the fastest ….  Read More