Category archives for Volume 2

Community Mental Health Services in China

current status of community mental health services in three northern areas of China

The current status of community mental health services in three northern areas of China Authors: Yang, Xiaoyi 1; Yang, Fengchi 2; Fu, Wenqing1; Guo, Lingling 1; Xu, Lihua1; Zhang, Hui 2 Objective: This study investigated and discussed the current status of community mental health service in three northern areas of China (Beijing, Harbin, and Karamay) in an effort to improve […]

Community health services in Nanjing

Types of community health services selected by urban and suburban residents in Nanjing and influencing factors

Types of community health services selected by urban and suburban residents in Nanjing and influencing factors Authors: Fan, Hong; Wang, Qianyuan; Wu, Yinyan Keywords: Nanjing, Community health service, Service type, Influencing factors, Urban and suburban residents, Diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15212/FMCH.2014.0105 Affiliations: Social and Health Education Department, School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical […]

Improving the pathways of care through collaborative action

Pre hospital medical services and paramedic engagement in Australian health care ‐ Improving the pathways of care through collaborative action

Pre hospital medical services and paramedic engagement in Australian health care – Improving the pathways of care through collaborative action Authors: Brightwell, Richard 1; Bange, Ray2 Paramedics Australasia (PA) is the national body representing paramedics engaged in delivery of pre hospital emergency health care. PA is thus uniquely positioned to provide insights into the role of […]

KCNQ1 Gene Polymorphism and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Correlation between KCNQ1 gene polymorphism and type 2 diabetes mellitus in Huaihai region of China

Correlation between KCNQ1 gene polymorphism and type 2 diabetes mellitus in Huaihai region of China Authors: Gao, Xing ; LV, Dongmei; Wang, Yan; Wang, Tao; Li, Wei; Zhang, Yanbo ; Wei, Yaqin; Zhang, Jiali ; Lu, Qian; Yin, Xiaoxing Objective: This article aims to discuss the distribution of KCNQ1 gene polymorphism in the Chinese Han population in the Huaihai region of China and the […]

A perspective on the development of family medicine in China

A perspective on the development of family medicine in China

A perspective on the development of family medicine in China Author: Xu, Guoping Abstract: Family medicine is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive primary care for people of all ages. It has been recognized and developed as the foundation of modern healthcare system in all other advanced countries (except USA), and has enjoyed great success […]

Patients with Chronic Schizophrenia

Effects of psychological melodrama on empathic ability of patients with chronic schizophrenia

Effects of psychological melodrama on empathic ability of patients with chronic schizophrenia Authors: Tian, Hongmei ; Niu, Weifang ; Liu, Pnig; Wang, Na; Yu, Huijing; Zhao, Zhanhong Objective: The purpose of the current study was to determine the effects of psycho-scene drama on the empathic ability of patients with chronic schizophrenia. Methods: One hundred sixteen in-patients with chronic schizophrenia were […]

Analysis on Chinese Population with Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Meta-analysis on the relevance of HLA-DRB1 gene polymorphisms in a Chinese population with pulmonary tuberculosis

Meta-analysis on the relevance of HLA-DRB1 gene polymorphisms in a Chinese population with pulmonary tuberculosis Authors: Su, Yong; Li, Ying; Sun, Guixiang Abstract: Objective: The current meta-analysis determined the relevance of HLA-DRB1 gene polymorphisms in a Chinese population with pulmonary tuberculosis. Methods: The CBM, CNKI, and MEDLINE databases were retrieved by computers. Domestic and international documents involving […]

Effect of core stability training on balance in elderly women

Effect of core stability training on balance in elderly women

Effect of core stability training on balance in elderly women Authors: Shi, Zhumei ; Zhou, Jinhua Objective: The study investigated the effect of core stability training on balance in elderly women. Method: Sixty female volunteers 61–70 years of age were divided into training (n=30) and control groups (n=30). Core stability training was given to patients in […]

Effect of calcium concentration dialysate on hemodialysis patients

effect of 1.75 mmol/L calcium concentration dialysate on hemodialysis patients

Prospective study of the short-term effect of 1.75 mmol/L calcium concentration dialysate on hemodialysis patients Authors: Zhang, Dongliang ; Sun, Fang; Zhou, Yilun ; Sun, Yi; Cui, Taigen ; Liu, Wenhu  Objective: The purpose of the current study was to determine the influence of a 1.75 mmol/L calcium (Ca) concentration dialysate (DCa 1.75) during maintenance hemodialysis (MHD) therapy for patients […]