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  • Eating to Win: Activity, Diet and Weight Control 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2013-07)
    This unit examines the importance of nutrition in physical activity, sport weight management. The role that physical activity has alongside nutrition in controlling body weight will be discussed, as will considerations for ...

  • Ebola Prevention and Control 

    Dramowski, A. (Angela); Mehtar, S. (Shaheen); Woods, D. (David) (Bettercare, 2015)
    Ebola Prevention and Control was written for all healthcare workers and administrators managing, preventing and controlling viral haemorrhagic diseases. Chapters cover virology and epidemiology, patient management, protection ...

  • EMR Implementation Considerations 

    Singh, Y. (Yashik) (University of Kwazulu-Natal, 2011)
    This presentation provides background on how to assess the value of a medical informatics solution, explains implementation issues with regard to rolling out any type of electronic medical record system, and mentions points ...

  • Epidemics in South African History 

    Phillips, H. (Howard) (University of Cape Town, 2014-03)
    2013 will mark the tercentenary of the arrival of smallpox, South Africa’s first devastating epidemic, which hit the Cape in February 1713. Since then, lethal epidemics have been a recurrent part of life and death in the ...

  • Epidemiology and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases 

    Tsolekile, L. (Lungiswa); Puoane, T. (Thandi); Igumbor, E. (Ehi) (University of the Western Cape, 2013)
    This module is designed to develop sound understanding of epidemiological concepts and principles and practical skills required for decision making and programme development aimed at primary prevention of chronic diseases ...

  • Epidemiology: An Introduction 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-02)
    Public health interventions need to be built on an evidence base and part of this evidence comes from epidemiology: the study of how and why diseases occur. Epidemiology is a bit like a game of detection. It involves ...

  • Essentials in Public Health 

    Dahlui, M. (Maznah) (University of Malaya, 2015-08)
    MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) series of videos covering topics related to public health.

  • Estimation of Haemoglobin Concentration 

    Not available (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2011-11)
    In this programme, the estimation of haemoglobin concentration is demonstrated in a video lesson. It describes the procedure in using the haemometer, a kit for determining haemoglobin and other laboratory tools in preparing ...

  • Evaluation Techniques 

    Myles, P. R. (Puja R.) (University of Nottingham, 2013-08)
    The 'Evaluation Techniques' module is one of the core modules taught on the Masters in Public Health which is offered by the Division of Epidemiology and Public Health at The University of Nottingham. This resource includes ...

  • Examination of the Nervous System: Video Tutorial 

    Eastman, R. (Roland) (University of Cape Town, 2011)
    Neurology is introduced into the University of Cape Town MBChB programme in the 3rd year. A teaching video of how to conduct the basic neurological examination, designed for 3rd year medical students.

  • Experience of Health and Illness: Professional Focus 

    Thompson, S. (Susan) (University of Nottingham, 2011)
    This course focuses on the professional perspectives towards health and illness using the 5 underpinning curriculum domains of biological sciences, evidence based practice (EBP), psycho-social health, professional and ...

  • Exploring Sports 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2014-06)
    Six audio interviews with sports enthusiasts, an amateur footballer, Olympic cyclist, fencer, judo athlete, paraglider and marathon runner discuss three themes: Motivation, Coaching and Performance and Nutrition.

  • The Eye at War: Preventing and treating combat injuries a 2000 year journey 

    Ayliffe, W. (William) (Gresham College, 2014-03)
    Deliberately blinding opponents has always been part of warfare. Sophisticated protective armour has ancient origins. With the incrementally rising incidence of eye injuries with each successive modern war, eye protection ...

  • Eye on the Future: How can modern scientific knowledge help to prevent blindness 

    Ayliffe, W. (William) (Gresham College, 2014-03)
    Gene therapy, stem cells antibodies, RNA interference and nanotechnology have all been investigated as potential treatments for a variety of eye diseases. Some of these have already entered clinical use whilst others ...

  • Facilitating Learning in Practice 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-09)
    Are you interested in mentorship or looking to develop your mentorship skills? In particular, are you involved in nurse mentorship? If so, then this free 8-week course is for you. The course explores the principles and ...

  • Factors that Influence Health: An Introduction 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2013-08)
    What factors influence our health? A lot of attention is focused on people's behaviour - their decisions to smoke, drink, over-eat and so on - with strong messages about the changes needed to become healthier. But people's ...

  • Finding Information in Health and Lifestyle 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2013-12)
    This unit will help you to identify and use information in health and lifestyle, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills ...

  • Food and Nutrition: For the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012)
    This course in Food and Nutrition is designed to provide opportunities to develop general and specific skills in the planning, preparation and presentation of foods. This is a basic requirement for the maintenance of good ...

  • From sound to meaning: hearing, speech and language 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Human communication is vastly more complex than that of any other species we know about. It is so complex that linguists are only just beginning to identify the processes in the brain that are related to understanding ...

  • Fungal Disease in Britain and the United States 1850-2000 

    Homei, A. (Aya); Worboys, M. (Michael) (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014-05)
    Ringworm: A Disease of Schools and Mass Schooling ; Athlete’s Foot: A Disease of Fitness and Hygiene ; Candida: A Disease of Antibiotics ; Endemic Mycoses and Allergies: Diseases of Social Change ; Aspergillosis: A Disease ...