Public Health

  • Competence Training and Incentives Medical Services Support the Achievement of Nurses’ Performances in General Hospital of Prof. W. Z. Johannes Kupang

    Competence Training and Incentives Medical Services Support the Achievement of Nurses’ Performances in General Hospital of Prof. W. Z. Johannes Kupang Frans Salesman1 and Thresia Bayo2 1Institute of Health Sciences Citra Husada Mandiri Kupang-East Nusa Tenggara; 2Nusa Cendana University Kupang-East Nusa Tenggara Background.Nurse gives professional nursing service to patients according to competence owned. Based on these services in the end of every year, nurses are given incentives for medical services as financial incentive. Purpose. To analyze the impact of competence…

  • Extraordinary Rapid Wound Healing Time in Diabetic Patients Treated with Microburst Insulin Infusion

    Extraordinary Rapid Wound Healing Time in Diabetic patients treated with Microburst Insulin Infusion John P. Elliott, M.D.1 ,Andrew Elliott, BS1 Allison Cimler, NP-C1 Nardo Zaias, M.D.2 Sandra Escovar, M.D.2 1Diabetic Innovations, Scottsdale, AZ; 2Trina Health of Florida, Miami FL; 3Trina Health, Sacramento, CA Importance: Non-healing diabetic ulcerations of the foot lead to amputations and premature mortality.  Microburst Insulin Infusion has demonstrated an ability to accelerate healing in otherwise non-healing wounds. Objective:  To demonstrate the benefit of adding Microburst Insulin Infusion…

  • Heavy Metals and Trace Elements in Blood, Hair and Urine of Nigerian Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder

    Heavy Metals and Trace Elements in Blood, Hair and Urine of Nigerian Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder Blaurock-Busch E. PhD1 and Nwokolo Chijioke C.2 1Research Scientist, Lecturer, Micro Trace Minerals Laboratory, Germany. Advisor, German Medical Association of Clinical Metal Toxicology; Address: Röhrenstr. 20, 91217 Hersbruck, Germany; 2University of Benin, Dept. of Biochemistry Faculty of Life Sciences, Benin City, Nigeria Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are a group of developmental disorders defined by a range of behavioral problems including social withdrawal, communication…

  • The influence of population aging in Public Health

    The influence of population aging in Public Health Nélio Veiga 1,2, Patrícia Couto 1,2, Adélia Fernandes 1, Alexia Oliveira 1, Daniela Gomes 1, Daniela Santos 1, Odete Amaral 3, Carlos Pereira 3, Pedro Pereira 1, Inês Coelho 4 1Health Sciences Institute, Universidade Católica Portuguesa-Viseu, Portugal; 2Centre for Interdisciplinary Health Research (CIIS)- Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Portugal; 3CI&DETS- Polytechnic Institute of Viseu, Portugal; 4Family Health Unit Grão Vasco- Viseu, Portugal. Introduction Population aging is one of the greatest challenges in contemporary public…

  • 2016 Deterministic Model Behind Zika Virus Infections in Brazil

    2016 Deterministic Model Behind Zika Virus Infections in Brazil Isack E. Kibona, Cuihong Yang, Shanshan Dong College of Mathematics and Statistics, Central China Normal University, 152 Luoyu Avenue, Wuhan, Hubei 430079, P. R. China We formulated a deterministic model for simulation of zika virus (ZIKV) infections. This cooperates with WHO serious alert on February 1st, 2016 to contain ZIKV epidemic in the world, Brazil being the most hit. Accordingly, we have taken Brazil records on ZIKV cases as an example…

  • Herpes Zoster: Increased Risk for Parkinson Disease Development?

    Herpes Zoster: Increased Risk for Parkinson Disease Development? Santiago Junior, J.B1; Silva, J.P.R2; Farias, L.H.S3; Santos, E.L4; Mendonça, D.M.F5 1Biological Sciences Student, UFS, 2Physiotherapy Student, UFS; Nurse, UFS; 4Biological Sciences Student, UFS; 5Professor, Researcher at the Biosciences Department, UFS. Introduction: Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disease characterized clinically by tremor, stiffness, bradykinesia and postural instability. In addition to motor symptoms, some non-motor signals may be observed, such as olfactory dysfunction, sleep disturbance, constipation, depression, irritable bowel syndrome, hearing loss, cataract…

  • Tracing a Diagnosis under the Multiprofessional Look at a Hospital De Pernambuco

    Tracing a Diagnosis under the Multiprofessional Look at a Hospital De Pernambuco Costa, M.P¹; Anjos, A.M²; Assis, C.R³; Vasconcelos, G.G4; Lins, I.R.V5; Nascimento, D.F.R6 1,2,3,4,5Estudante de Pós-Graduação do Programa de Residência Multiprofissional em Saúde Coletiva com ênfase em Gestão de Redes de Atenção à Saúde – ESPPE; 6Farmacêutico vinculado a ESPPE. Introduction: It is important to chart the profile of service users so that actions and resources are planned to ensure effectiveness, and proportionality. The funds will be procured in…

  • Neurodegenerative Diseases: Epidemiological Survey in Sergipe University Hospital

    Neurodegenerative Diseases: Epidemiological Survey in Sergipe University Hospital Santos, E.L1; Silva, J.P.R2; Santiago Junior, J.B3; Mendonça, D.M.F4 1Biological Sciences Student, UFS, 2Physiotherapy student, UFS; 3Biological Sciences Student, UFS; 4Professor, Researcher at the Bioscience Department, UFS. Introduction: Epidemiology is the study of factors that determine the frequency and distribution of diseases in human collectivities. Neurodegenerative diseases compose a very heterogeneous group of diseases, caused by distinct mechanisms and characterized by the neuronal degeneration in different regions of the Nervous System. Objective:…

  • Feelings about sexuality of South Korean international student couples in Japan

    Feelings about sexuality of South Korean international student couples in Japan Chie Koh1, Kyoungwha Na2, and Ruriko Miyashita3 1Graduate School of Nursing, Osaka Prefecture University 2Osaka Habikino Medical Center 3Prefectural University Hiroshima Graduate Program in Midwifery Introduction: South Korean international students are the fourth largest number of international students in Japan. Japan and Korea have similar sexuality-related issues, such as declining birthrates, increasing ages of marriage and childbirth. The purpose of this study is to clarify the feelings of Korean international…

  • Nutritional Status of Children and Youth in Accompanied MEC/ SESU Project of UFPE

    Nutritional Status of Children and Youth in Accompanied MEC/ SESU Project of UFPE ALMEIDA C.M1, LIMA M.B2, BRAGA A.K.O2, NASCIMENTO T.G.N2, RÊGO C.M2, ANJOS F.B.R2 Faculdade São Miguel/FSM. Recife – PE, Brasil; Universidade Federal de Pernambuco/UFPE, Recife-PE, Brasil To evaluate the nutritional status of children and adolescents monitored in MEC / SESu UFPE project. Cross-sectional descriptive study in Centro de Revitalização e Revalorização da Vida, in the community of Bode, Recife / PE, from August to September 2015. A total…