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Screening in medical care

Screening in medical care

reviewing the evidence, a collection of essays

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Published by Published for the Nuffield Provincial Hospitals Trust by Oxford U.P. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical screening

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementwith a preface by Lord Cohen of Birkenhead.
    ContributionsNuffield Provincial Hospitals Trust.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA427 .S44
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5716269M
    ISBN 100197213537
    LC Control Number70356967
    OCLC/WorldCa36927

    Screening, in medicine, is a strategy used to look for as-yet-unrecognised conditions or risk markers. This testing can be applied to individuals or to a whole people tested may not exhibit any signs or symptoms of a disease, or they might exhibit only one or two symptoms, which by themselves do not indicate a definitive diagnosis. A medical screening exam will consist of a history and physical appropriate to the patient’s complaint, with ancillary testing as necessary. If a pregnant patient of 20 weeks or more gestation presents to the Emergency Department reporting contractions, she will be taken directly to the Obstetrical Department.

    Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Starting at a mammogram becomes one of the most essential health care screening tests. Women aged 40 and older should get a mammogram (breast X-ray) every one or two years, Greenberger says.

    Medical care of older persons in residential aged care facilities(the ‘silver book’) aims to provide general practitioners, and other health professionals including residential aged care nurses, with aresource for delivering quality health care in residential aged care facilities. The overall content. Prevention. Detection. Enhancement. Raffles Health Screeners is a dedicated health screening centre that offers holistic, comprehensive and a personalised approach to preventive over 30 years of experience, our professional team offers quality one-stop services.. Treasure your health by choosing from our 11 enhanced health screening packages and book an appointment now.


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If you’re age 65 or older and enrolled in Medicare — or are under age 65 and Medicare eligible because you have a disability — this is the guide for you.The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has marked the 1-year anniversary of its specialized mobile screening unit, which has played a crucial role in the National Breast and Bowel Cancer Screening ‘Screen For Life’ campaign to drive cancer awareness levels across Qatar.