Category archives for Volume 2 Issue 2

Elderly Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Elderly Health Care

Four-year dynamic observation and study on standardized management of elderly patients with type 2 diabetes in Beijing Yongding Road Community Authors: Li, Yue; Shen, Dongyun; Zhang, Wei; Wang, Yimin; Li, Hongmei; Geng, Jie; Yang, Liying; Xiao, Zhijun; Liu, Yan; Feng, Zhigang; Cao, Linying; Jin, Yan; Shi, Lixia Purpose: This study aimed to understand the joint standard of blood glucose, blood lipids, and blood pressure in elderly patients […]

Cochrane Updates and Nice Guidelines Volume 2 Issue 2

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Cochrane Updates and Nice Guidelines Volume 2 Issue 2 Cochrane Updates & NICE Guidelines, Practical Evidence About Real Life Situations (PEARLS) are succinct summaries of Cochrane Systematic Reviews for primary care practitioners. PEARLS provide guidance on whether a treatment is effective or ineffective, prepared as an educational resource and not replacing clinician judgment in the management of individual […]

Child with Cough and Respiratory Distress

Prof John Murtagh

A 2-year-old child with cough and respiratory distress Author: Murtagh, John A 2-year-old girl was brought to the hospital for evaluation of a harsh cough and difficulty breathing. She developed a cold with a runny nose 3 days ago and has been feeling ill. Her mother said she was awake most of the previous night with […]

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

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; Duan, Xiaofeng; 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 with chronic […]

Massage treatment of chronic persistent pediatric asthma

persistent pediatric asthma

Massage treatment of chronic persistent pediatric asthma Authors: Tian, Fuling; Li, Qi; Cui, Jianmei; Ma, Shuxiang; Wang, Hongbin; Li, Xueqing Objective: We observed the clinical effect of massage in treating chronic persistent pediatric asthma and the changes in expression of TLR1, TLR2, and TLR4 on macrophages.Methods: One hundred sixty pediatric patients with persistent chronic asthma were collected, and divided into […]

Primary Medical Service in China

Great efforts are needed to develop primary medical service in China: correcting the mistranslation of “Primary Health Care” as the first step

Great efforts are needed to develop primary medical service in China: correcting the mistranslation of “Primary Health Care” as the first step Author: Xu, Guoping This article aims to discuss how the mistranslation of “Primary Health Care” takes an adverse effect on the conceptual understanding of primary medical service and the development of medical and […]

Negative Psychology of Nursing Personnel and their Coping Style

Interrelation among alexithymia and negative psychology of nursing personnel and their coping style

Interrelation among alexithymia and negative psychology of nursing personnel and their coping style Authors: Li, Shuwen; Yao, Guiying; Gui, Yanling; Zhang, Bin Objective: The purpose of the current study was to discuss the interrelation among alexithymia and negative psychology of nursing personnel and their coping style, so as to provide a theoretical basis for better mental health education […]

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 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 […]