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A Full Literature Critique of the use of Insulin Pumps in Children By Farrukh Khan
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This full literature critique attempts to provide an extensive criticism of the literature that has been made available for perspectives related to the use of insulin pump therapy in children. An... More > attempt was made to collect the very latest of research and clinical studies by searching three electronic databases for material which was published from 1990 to 2007. A total of twenty one pieces of research were considered to be appropriate for inclusion in the literature that was to be considered for this critique and the methodological quality and research outcome for various pieces was then considered. The Cochrane Criterion was utilised in an effort to assess the methodological quality of the pieces of research and an attempt was made to critically assess research from various other perspectives, including sample size and population representation, sample gender, sample selection methods, inclusion and exclusion criteria, blinding and testing / measurement procedure etc.< Less
Religion and Healthcare in a Secular Society By Farrukh Khan
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The concept of holistic care in nursing is important because this concept deals with providing care for the ill considering their physical, psychological / emotional, social, cultural and spiritual... More > needs. Religion does play an important role in the personal life of individuals living in a secular society, in which many faiths or denominations may be living together under a secular legal umbrella, while maintaining their personal religious values and traditions at home. In this essay, an attempt has been made to study Islam and Judaism in order to determine how individuals belonging to these religions may be cared for in a multicultural and secular society.< Less
Theories and observations on Black Holes By Farrukh Khan
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This essay takes a look at the theories and observations associated with Black Holes, which are extremely dense stars with collapsed matter and very high gravitational fields due to their high... More > density. Because Black Holes do not permit light emission, X-ray observations are used to observe them.< Less
Fatigue in Aviation: Management of Countermeasures, Sleep, Hypnotics and Stimulants By Farrukh Khan
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This paper presents a discussion about fatigue in aviation, causes of fatigue and effective fatigue countermeasures that enable aviators to continue to perform effectively even under demanding... More > conditions when pilots must fly their aircraft without adequate sleep or rest. Extended military operations that require flying multiple missions under conditions of war or long haul missions that fulfill a need for global reach are examples of situations when aviators need effective fatigue countermeasures. In civil and commercial aviation, issues of safety and productivity under conditions of flat or reduced resource allocation present new challenges. Thus, an awareness of fatigue and fatigue countermeasures in aviation is of vital importance today, together with an effective fatigue countermeasure program.< Less
Religion and Healthcare in a Secular Society By Farrukh Khan
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The concept of holistic care in nursing is important because this concept deals with providing care for the ill considering their physical, psychological / emotional, social, cultural and spiritual... More > needs. Religion does play an important role in the personal life of individuals living in a secular society, in which many faiths or denominations may be living together under a secular legal umbrella, while maintaining their personal religious values and traditions at home. In this essay, an attempt has been made to study Islam and Judaism in order to determine how individuals belonging to these religions may be cared for in a multicultural and secular society.< Less
Are there Advantages to Treating a Patient with a Subarachnoid Haemorrhage with Endovascular Coiling rather then Neurosurgical Clipping? By Farrukh Khan
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Subarachnoid haemorrhage, or SAH, refers to the medical condition which results from the weakening of cerebral arteries and the formation of abnormal focal pouch like protrusion, which are known as... More > aneurysms, in these arteries which either bleed or are in danger of becoming ruptured. Population based studies have indicated that the incidence of SAH in the United Kingdom is around 10 cases per 100,000 of population on an annual basis. This dissertation presents a discussion about the relative advantage of using endovascular coiling as opposed to neurosurgical clipping as a treatment for SAH related aneurysms.< Less
Discharge Planning for a Patient after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery By Farrukh Khan
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Coronary heart disease is a major concern for the older adult population in the West and in many other countries around the world. However, it is important to understand that it is possible to treat... More > coronary heart disease and Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) surgery provides significant relief to patients in terms of bringing about an improvement in their quality of life and a reduction in mortality. Recovery from a shocking experience requires that the patient and their caregivers know what is likely to benefit them the most and how to cope at home with the aftermath of surgery. Discharge planning is about determining what a patient needs for a smooth move from one level of care to the other, as they shift from a hospital surgical ward to recover at home as an outpatient. This write-up presents discharge planning for a patient who has had Coronary Artery Bypass Graft surgery performed on them in a surgical ward and is preparing to shift to their home.< Less
Health Economics in Funding Healthcare: HIV Prevention vs. Treatment By Farrukh Khan
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The HIV / AIDS epidemic has proven to be catastrophic all around the world, but the Sub – Saharan region of Africa has been the worst hit with the highest number of HIV infected persons and AID... More > related deaths. Because of ignorance, sexual promiscuity and an inclination not to use safe sex methods, the spread of the HIV / AIDS infection has been very rapid and pronounced, devastating many a rural community and seriously impacting the economies of many Sub – Saharan countries. This paper takes a look at the HIV / AIDS situation in Sub – Saharan Africa and considers the merits of various intervention options that are available.< Less
A Literature Review for Patient Compliance in Venous Leg Ulcers By Farrukh Khan
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Venous leg ulcers are said to be a problem for both patients and the health system which must provide care to those who have been afflicted by this painful condition. However, the treatment can be... More > prolonged and patient compliance is important if healing is to occur and recurrence is to be prevented. Although it has been said that most of the venous leg ulcers could be healed only if adequate resources were to be found to treat all sufferers by admitting them to hospitals for leg elevation and compression therapy, this is a difficult task for a health system that is constrained by resources. Thus, it is necessary to treat most of the cases as outpatients and as far as possible, ensure that patients are educated and complying. This literature review presents a discussion about patient compliance and venous leg ulcers that not only presents a discussion about various aspects of the disease, but also examines the need for patient compliance.< Less
The Home Environment: How does it affect the Occupational Performance of Older People and What Intervention does Occupational Therapy Provide? By Farrukh Khan
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In the United Kingdom, as in many other countries of the world, the number of older people is increasing both in terms of numbers and as a percentage of the overall population. The process of aging... More > introduces new physical and mental limitations in older people and these people experience a deterioration in their eyesight, sense of hearing, muscle and bone strength as well as a deterioration in short – term memory and general cognitive performance amongst other age induced limitations.This dissertation attempts to examine the link between an older person’s home environment and their occupational performance, the role of the occupational therapist in the care of older people and the United Kingdom National Service Framework for Older People.< Less

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