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What are the Stages of Infections?

…ectious agent invades the tissue and multiplies to produce an infection. The client is typically infectious to others during the latter part of this stage. For example, the incubation period for varicella (chickenpox) is 2 to 3 weeks. the infected person is contagious from 5 days before any skin eruptions to no more than 6 days after the skin eruptions appear. Safety Always verify the incubation period of a suspected infection. Remember that a…

Care of Clients with Infections and Inflammatory Reactions

…inside and outside the body May be harmful or beneficial d. Protozoa Larger than bacteria Absorb nutrients from the body of the host e. Rickettsia Small, gram-negative bacteria-like microbes that can induce life-threatening infections Like viruses, they require a host cell for replication Usually transmitted througha bite of arthropod carriers like lice, fleas, ticks as well as through waste products f. Spirochete A bacterium with flexible,…

Stages of Infection

Infection is the invasion of an organism in the tissues of a living creature especially humans which often causes disease because of the disruption that these organism can cause, the toxins that harm the tissue or as a result of the negative reaction of host tissues to these organisms. The infection of the tissue is not abrupt but follows a gradual stage as follows: Incubation Stage – or the incubation period starts in the entry of the…

Care of Clients with Infections and Inflammatory Reactions : Leptospirosis

Important Information: – Increased incidence during the rainy season because of flood – Sewer workers, farmers, miners and slaughterhouse workers are among those at risk – Disease of a low-form animal AKA: – mud fever – Weil’s Disease – Swamp fever – Canicola Disease – Pretibial Disease – Swineherd’s Disease – Ictero-hemorrhagic spirochetosis – hemorrhagic jaundice…

Focus on Nosocomial Infection?

…t present when the client was admitted in the hospital. A nosocomial infection also include those infections that become symptomatic after the client is discharged and infections passed to other medical personnel. Nosocomial infections, also termed as hospital acquired infections, typiaclly fall into four categories: urinary tract, surgical wounds, pneumonia, and septicemia. Usually, nosocomial infections are transmitted by health care…

PSMID 2013 Convention

…t infectious diseases and their economic implications. Plenary two is about PK/PD the critically ill and resistant bugs. Plenary three is about Climate change and infectious diseases. Plenary five is about Catheter – related infections: its all about biofilms. Plenary six is about Statins and infections: the Science behind. Plenary sever is entitled Current challenges of treating HIV and HCV/ HBV co infected patients. Finally, Plenary eight is…

The Value of Medical Telemarketing Service to Health Care Industry

…emarketing service to the health care industry, for the new medical instruments to be out on the market, the telemarketer must be expert in communicating with the hospital or head of a certain health care industry. They must explain thoroughly the merchandise on how it works, the benefits in using the said item, is it affordable can be afford by the middle income earner if the product will give a soothing effect or does it gives a healing effect…

Eye Donor Philippines

One of the most top four causes of blindness in the world is the corneal blindness. Corneal blindness is cause by an infections, accidents, congenital used by an eye defects, surgical trauma, and many others. These are just the many factors why the cornea of the eyes becomes blind. These can affect people from all ages, whatever status in life poor or rich can become a victim of this blindness. While preventing the cause of blindness is the…

What are Cerebrovascular Diseases (CVA)?

…ements Headache and vomiting – due to increase in ICP Vital signs changes – slow respiration and (may be Cheyne-Stokes); pulse is slow, full and bounding; temperature may be normal during the first few hours then becomes elevated Motor and sensory deficits – hemiplegia, Babinski sign Speech defects Eye changes – eyes as well as the head tend to turn to the side fo the lesion in the early stages; later, the deviation may…

Extent of Burn Injury

…runk 18 percent Perineum 1 percent Each lower extremity 18 percent Each upper extremity 9 percent Lund-Browder Chart thought to be more accurate becasue it takes into account the changes in percent of body surface at various stages of development Berkow’s Method calculate on the basis of the client’s age and the changes that occur in the proportion of the haead and legs to the rest of the body as the individual grows. The arms and…

HealthStar International

…t in other countries as well. As of January 1, 2006, over 450 nurses recruited by HealthStar have arrived in the U.S. with valid visas and full licenses to practice. In addition, they have approximately 750 nurses in various stages of processing who are expected to enter the U.S. in the next two years. HealthStar continues to successfully recruit nurses and other healthcare professionals in order to address the present and future shortages that…

2 student groups slam CHED for failure to close down 177 poor quality nursing schools

…on. Peters said that CHED, headed by Emmanuel Angeles, should have immediately come out with the names of the 177 nursing schools so that students would have been warned about their dubious quality of education. “CHED should explain why they seem to be hesitant in identifying these schools to the detriment of the thousands of students who have enrolled in these schools not knowing of the sub-standard education given in these schools,” Peters…

Free Condoms A Part of DOH Anti-HIV/AIDS Campaign

…was held last February 13 at the Dangwa Flower Market in Manila, has received criticism from the Catholic Church for supposedly being “immoral”. The DOH, reiterating the words of Deputy Presidential Spokesman Ricardo Saludo, explained that the condom distribution should not be construed as a signal that the government is advocating sexual licentiousness. The free condoms were just a tool of a creative campaign aimed at promoting awareness on…

Health All Development International (HADI) Mission

…smaller programs. These are (a) Biomedical, Community Projects, to show to all concerned what activities need to be conducted to solve the current human living and world problems, (b) Behavioral, Public Education projects to explain to them why these activities need to be conducted, and (c) Administrative, Health Development Techniques of all sectors for all human living areas, to inform them how these activities can be conducted successfully….