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Author: Linda L. Wright
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: report, workshop, infants, term, perinatal, asphyxia, acute
Number of Pages: 220
Published: 1997-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788145444
ISBN-13: 9780788145445

Reviews the current knowledge of the definition & diagnosis of acute perinatal asphyxia in term infants in order to develop operational & specific criteria to be tested in new studies. Summarized information currently available on this topic. Contents: scientific basis of brain injury in acute perinatal asphyxia; clinical assessment -- obstetrics; clinical assessment -- neonatal; interventions (conventional management; neuronal rescue & neuronal prohylaxis; glutamate antagonists, calcium channel blockers & Allopurinol); clinical studies of long-term outcome; clinical research. Charts & tables.

Author: Ottar Andersen
Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers
Keywords: denmark, sweden, occupations, selected, myocardial, infarction, acute
Number of Pages: 35
Published: 1996
ISBN-10: 9291208140
ISBN-13: 9789291208142

Acute Myocardial Infarction in Selected Occupations in Denmark and Sweden

Author: World Health Organization
Publisher: World Health Organization
Keywords: part, toxicological, evaluations, food, residues, pesticide
Number of Pages: 246
Published: 2002
ISBN-10: 9241665173
ISBN-13: 9789241665179

This volume contains toxicological monographs prepared by the 2001 joint FAO/WHO meeting of experts on pesticide residues in food for 11 pesticides regarding the acceptable daily intakes (ADIs) and acute reference doses (acute RfDs) of the pesticides for humans: carbaryl, diazinon, diflubenzuron, fenpropimorph, imazalil, imidacloprid, methomyl, methoprene, phosalone, prochloraz and spinosad.

Author: Randall M. Chestnut
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: injury, brain, traumatic, rehabilitation
Number of Pages: 189
Published: 1999-11-01
ISBN-10: 0788183761
ISBN-13: 9780788183768

This report examines the evidence for effectiveness of rehabilitation methods at various phases in the course of recovery from traumatic brain injury in adults. Specifically, it addresses five questions about the effectiveness of: (1) early rehabilitation in the acute care setting, (2) intensity of acute inpatient rehabilitation, (3) cognitive rehabilitation, (4) supported employment, & (5) care coordination (case management). Abstracts of eligible articles were chosen through broad inclusion criteria. Also includes references; list of abbreviations; evidence tables; & extensive appendices. 12

Author: K. W. Brown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: landfill, leachate, municipal, toxicity, genetic, acute
Number of Pages: 99
Published: 1991-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788172379
ISBN-13: 9780788172373

Evaluates the acute toxicity, genetic toxicity and chemical characteristics of landfill leachate and interprets the data to estimate the carcinogenic risk associated with municipal solid waste landfill leachate. Discussion of the materials and methods includes sample collection, sample extraction, microtox assay, chemical analysis, and estimated cumulative cancer risk. The results of the bioassays, microtox assay, and chemical analysis are discussed. Tables. Listing of literature cited.

Author: Judith H. LaRosa
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: acute, treatment, myocardial, infarction, answers, issues, identification, rapid, heart, national, lung, blood, symposium, institute, proceedings
Number of Pages: 174
Published: 1996-04-01
ISBN-10: 0788128256
ISBN-13: 9780788128257

Discusses the strides that have been made in the identification and treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) with an armament of powerful technologies and drugs. A goal of minimizing time to diagnosis and treatment of AMI patients was identified. Efforts to meet the goal were also determined and examined. Includes: rapid identification and treatment at emergency care facilities, prehospital management of AMI, public education programs, legislative considerations, present and future hospital management decisions, and more. 50 graphs, charts and tables.

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: waters, freshwater, marine, organisms, receiving, effluents, measuring, acute, toxicity, methods
Number of Pages: 275
ISBN-10: 1428905375
ISBN-13: 9781428905375
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