- Editor's Note. Herman, Matthew // Pharmaceutical Representative;May2008, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p3
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Gwen McClean on harnessing the skills of the resident general practitioners and another by John Kuchna and Renee de Gennaro on the responsibilities of a psychiatrist.
- Public health surveillance and incidence of adulthood Guillain-BarrÃ© syndrome in Spain, 1998â€“1999: the view from a sentinel network of neurologists. Cuadrado, J. I.; de Peciro-Cuesta, J.; Ara, J. R.; Cemillán, C. A.; Díaz, M.; Duarte, J.; Fernández, M.D.; Fernandez, O.; García-López, F.; García-Merino, A.; Velasquez, J. M.; Martínez-Matos, J. A.; Palomo, F.; Pardo, J. // Neurological Sciences;Jun2004, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p57
Temporal variation in Guillain-BarrÃ© syndrome (GBS) warrants monitoring in certain situations. This study sought to describe a public-health-based GBS surveillance service in Spain and conduct pilot surveillance in the period 1998-1999. Neurologists from 11 hospitals countrywide, serving a...
- Hand Problems Among Endourologists. Healy, Kelly A.; Pak, Raymond W.; Cleary, Ryan C.; Colon-Herdman, Arturo; Bagley, Demetrius H. // Journal of Endourology;Dec2011, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p1915
Background and Purpose: Endourology has evolved rapidly for the management of both benign and malignant disease of the upper urinary tract. Limited data exist, however, on the occupational hazards posed by complex endourologic procedures. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and...
- Mental Precursors of Myocardial Infarction. Appels, A. // British Journal of Psychiatry;Apr90, Vol. 156, p465
Both cardiologists and psychiatrists have observed that the onset of myocardial infarction is often preceded by feelings of decreasing energy, general malaise, and minor depression. This paper describes these observations and tries to integrate the findings, It is proposed that the mental state...
- Applicability and relevance of models that predict short term outcome after intracerebral haemorrhage. Ariesen, M. J.; Algra, A.; van der Worp, H. B.; Rinke, G. J. E. // Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jun2005, Vol. 76 Issue 6, p839
Objectives: Several models for prediction of short term outcome after intracerebral haemorrhage (ICR) have been published, however, these are rarely used in clinical practice for treatment decisions. This study was conducted to identify current models for prediction of short term outcome after...
- The Facts. // New Yorker;6/17/1974, Vol. 50 Issue 17, p25
The article relates an anecdote told by the wife of a psychiatrist. The psychiatrist, who has been talking in his sleep, suddenly expressed one midnight the word "beautiful." The wife asked what is beautiful and the psychiatrist talked about civilizations. When the wife inquired some more, the...
- WHO IS A PSYCHIATRIST? Doğan, Orhan // Anatolian Journal of Psychiatry / Anadolu Psikiyatri Dergisi;Apr2011, Vol. 12 Issue 2, preceding p93
The author discusses the unique characteristics of a psychiatrist. He states that a psychiatrist has an identity, standards of judgement, behavior specific to his personality. He mentions that a psychiatrist should also have sufficient level of knowledge to identify the community and its culture...
- Oracles. Silva, Ricardo // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/09/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7215, p1013
Reflects on the role of psychiatrists and physicians. Advice asked by patients; Public perception of psychiatrists and doctors.
- Out of time. Silva, Ricardo S. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);03/04/2000, Vol. 320 Issue 7235, p657
Narrates the social life of a psychiatrist. Factor that helped him to become a good doctor; Professional background.