What Is Recovery-Focused Care?

22/08/2022 0

The principles of recovery-oriented mental health practice The benefits of recovery-focused careReferences Further reading  Most people living with a mental illness are only hospitalized after becoming acutely […]

What is Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia?

11/07/2022 0

Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), a chronic lung disease affecting premature infants, was first described in 1967 by Northway and two other researchers. Over the years, the […]

What are the Advantages of Open-Access Research?

24/06/2022 0

IntroductionTraditional publishingOpen-access research & self-publishingLimitations of open access researchReferencesFurther reading Open access (OA) research refers to a less traditional form of publishing. This involves publishing […]

What is Ollier Disease?

16/06/2022 0

IntroductionCauses and symptomsEpidemiologyOllier disease and Maffucci syndromeCase reportsDiagnosis and treatmentReferencesFurther reading Ollier disease (OD) is a rare, nonhereditary benign bone disease. Multiple enchondromatosis with a […]

Perfectionism and Depression

31/01/2022 0

Specific dispositional characteristics are thought to predispose individuals to depression. One such predisposing factor is maladaptive perfectionism. Perfectionism is defined as setting excessively high standards […]

What is the 'Twindemic'?

22/12/2021 0

The 'Twindemic' refers to the co-occurrence of both the flu and the novel coronavirus. Although these viruses differ in their pathogenesis, there is a cooperative […]

Are Mental Health Issues Increasing?

16/12/2021 0

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), mental health conditions are increasing worldwide. In recent times the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and the increased […]

What is Amniotic Fluid Embolism?

11/12/2021 0

Amniotic fluid embolism (AFE) is a life-threatening condition that affects pregnant women shortly before, during, or immediately after labor and delivery. It is a syndrome […]