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virus

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Program code written to replicate by attaching copies of itself to other objects within the system, and normally also having a detrimental effect. This may range from generation of...

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Primary care involvement in human immune deficiency virus infection—a pan-European view

David R Tomlinson, Robert Colebunders, Yves Coppieters, Christa Dreezen, Roberta Andraghetti, Yon Fleerackers, Helmut Liess and John Kosmidis.

in Family Practice

August 2000; p ublished online August 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 2132 words.

Objective. The aim of this study was to compare the primary care experiences of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive individuals across Europe.

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Le vaccin contre le virus du papillome humain chez les enfants et les adolescents

Marina I Salvadori.

in Paediatrics & Child Health

June 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neonatology; Primary Care; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; Developmental Psychology. 3746 words.

Résumé

On sait que le virus du papillome humain (VPH) cause des condylomes (des verrues génitales), le cancer du col de l’utérus, le cancer du pénis, le cancer...

DOES PRESENCE OF DOWN SYNDROME INCREASE RESPIRATORY SYNCYTIAL VIRUS (RSV) RELATED HOSPITALIZATION IN CHILDREN LESS THAN 2 YEARS OF AGE? A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS

Souvik Mitra, Helen McCord, Mohamed El Azrak and Bosco Paes.

in Paediatrics & Child Health

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neonatology; Primary Care; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; Developmental Psychology. 0 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Down syndrome (DS) is associated with a number of immunologic abnormalities and congenital...

Acute respiratory symptoms in adults in general practice

Ching-Ye Hong, Raymond TP Lin, Elaine SL Tan, Phui-Nah Chong, Yvette SL Tan, Yii-Jen Lew and Liat-Hui Loo.

in Family Practice

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 4363 words.

Background. Community studies have shown that ∼30% of patients with acute respiratory tract symptoms have no identifiable infective aetiology. This may not be applicable in...

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Finding a vein or obtaining consent: a qualitative study of hepatitis C testing in GP methadone clinics

Mark Perry and Carolyn Chew-Graham.

in Family Practice

October 2003; p ublished online October 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 4956 words.

Background. Informed consent is a professional norm, but the promotion of testing for infectious disease in organized clinics and the introduction of targets for uptake, such...

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Sore throat in primary care project: a clinical score to diagnose viral sore throat

Selcuk Mistik, Selma Gokahmetoglu, Elcin Balci and Fahri A Onuk.

in Family Practice

June 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 4856 words.

Objective.

Viral agents cause the majority of sore throats. However, there is not currently a score to diagnose viral sore throat. The aims of this study...

Randomized trial in family practice of a brief intervention to reduce STI risk in young adults

Elizabeth M Proude, Catherine D'Este and Jeanette E Ward.

in Family Practice

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 4555 words.

Background. Young adults represent a high-risk group for sexually transmissible infections (STIs). No randomized controlled trials of interventions in family practice to reduce...

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Acute cooling of the feet and the onset of common cold symptoms

Claire Johnson and Ronald Eccles.

in Family Practice

December 2005; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 3503 words.

Background. There is a common folklore that chilling of the body surface causes the development of common cold symptoms, but previous clinical research has failed to...

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Case finding for hepatitis C in primary care: a cost utility analysis

Joanna Thompson Coon, Emanuela Castelnuovo, Martin Pitt, Matthew Cramp, Uwe Siebert and Ken Stein.

in Family Practice

August 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 5321 words.

Background. Hepatitis C is an important public health problem. The need for more intensified action to identify those infected with the virus has been recognized. Primary care...

Influenza-like illness in Norway: clinical course, attitudes towards vaccination and preventive measures during the 2009 pandemic

Kristian A Simonsen, Steinar Hunskaar, Knut-Arne Wensaas, Sverre Rørtveit, Rebecca Cox, Gro Njølstad and Guri Rortveit.

in Family Practice

April 2012; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 4244 words.

Objectives. To document clinical characteristics of influenza-like illness, reported use of health preventive measures and attitudes towards vaccination among patients with...

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Young women and their reproductive health needs in a family practice setting: factors influencing care seeking in Vitoria, Brazil

Angelica E Miranda, Michael E St Louis, Ninive C Figueiredo, Ildes Milbratz and Kimberly Page-Shafer.

in Family Practice

December 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 4101 words.

Background. Young women often have diverse options for addressing their reproductive health and other health needs in urban settings. In Brazil, they may access care through...

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A support programme for primary care leads to substantial improvements in the effectiveness of a public hepatitis C campaign

Charles W Helsper, Gerrit A van Essen, Marc J M Bonten and Niek J de Wit.

in Family Practice

June 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 2712 words.

Introduction. Because of its lack of clinical signs, the detection of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in the Netherlands remains suboptimal. Therefore, the Dutch Health...

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Preconception care

Tom Heyes, Sarah Long and Nigel Mathers.

in Family Practice

February 2004; p ublished online February 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Care. 3220 words.

Background. A number of lifestyle modifications and medical interventions can be of benefit to maternal and neonatal health, when applied prior to conception. These include...

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HIV Infection and AIDS

Rebeca M. Plank and Paul E. Sax.

in The Brigham Intensive Review of Internal Medicine

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Primary Care. 5965 words.

Internists often provide medical care both to patients with as yet undiagnosed human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and to those with known infection. Through early diagnosis and...

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Sigal Yawetz and Jennifer A. Johnson.

in The Brigham Intensive Review of Internal Medicine

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Primary Care. 8093 words.

Awide variety of infectious agents are sexually transmitted (see table 6.1), causing an array of disease manifestations that are frequently not confined to the genital tract. According to...

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Symptom control and clinical scenarios in palliative care

Max Watson, Karen O’Reilly and Chantal Simon.

in Pain and Palliation

P ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Primary Care; Pain Medicine. 27373 words.

A–Z index of palliative care symptoms/scenarios - Emergencies - Pain control - Use of steroids - General debility - Anorexia and cachexia - Mouth problems - Dysphagia - Nausea and vomiting -...

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Pneumonia

Chrysanthi L. Skevaki, Athanassios Tsakris and Nikolaos G. Papadopoulos.

in Asthma

February 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Primary Care. 6935 words.

Pneumonia is defined as an acute infection of the lung caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi, or other microorganisms and characterized by inflammation both within and around the alveolar...

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Objectively Measured Social Integration Is Associated With an Immune Risk Phenotype Following Marital Separation

Karen Hasselmo, Matthias R Mehl, Allison M Tackman, Angela L Carey, Anne M Wertheimer, Raymond P Stowe and David A Sbarra.

in Annals of Behavioral Medicine

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Patient Education and Information; Primary Care; Public Health and Epidemiology. 11402 words.

Abstract

Background

Close relationships play an integral role in human development, and robust evidence links...

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SEVERE MICROCEPHALY IN CANADA

Chantal Nelson.

in Paediatrics & Child Health

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neonatology; Primary Care; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; Developmental Psychology. 0 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Microcephaly is a congenital anomaly of the central nervous system. It is a condition in which...

CHARACTERIZATION AND RISK FACTOR IDENTIFICATION IN CHILDREN WITH SEVERE CROUP

Natan Bensoussan, Lily Nguyen, Marcus Oosenbrug, Haitian He and Melanie Duval.

in Paediatrics & Child Health

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neonatology; Primary Care; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; Developmental Psychology. 0 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Croup is a self-limiting illness predominantly affecting young children, the most common...