Browsing Health Sciences by Title

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  • Medicine transformed: On access to health care 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)

  • The Mental State Examination 

    McDermott, C. (Celice) (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2009)
    This interactive resource give students practice in making clinical observations and psychiatric diagnoses. The purpose of the MSE is to obtain a comprehensive cross-sectional description of the patient's mental state, ...

  • Micronutrient Malnutrition 

    Kunneke, E. (Ernie); Swart, R. (Rina); Alexander, L. (Lucy) (University of the Western Cape, 2007)
    There are three units in the module: the first one equips you with technical information about micronutrients – their characteristics and effects. This information may be fairly familiar to those of you with a nutrition ...

  • The MMR vaccine: Public health, private fears 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    A decade ago, the possibility of a link between the MMR vaccine and autism hit the media. Fear of the vaccine spread rapidly and, despite an almost unanimous consensus that the claim was unfounded, still persists today. ...

  • Monitoring and Evaluation for Health Services Improvement I 

    Puoane, T. (Thandi) (University of the Western Cape, 2010)
    In this course, we introduce monitoring and evaluation in the context of health intervention programmes. The module will cover a wide range of the basics in monitoring and evaluation. Units 1, 2 and 3 will cover the basic ...

  • Mother and Baby Friendly Care 

    Bergh, A. M.; Bergman, N.; Bonnici, F. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Mother and Baby Friendly Care describes gentler, kinder, evidence-based ways of caring for women during pregnancy, labour and delivery. It also presents improved methods of providing infant care with an emphasis on kangaroo ...

  • Muscle Spindles Basics 

    Unknown author (King's College London, 2013-08)
    A King's College Virtual Campus learning resource describing the details of the muscle spindles and the stretching and relaxing of muscles. This learning resource gives details of the muscle spindles, the spindle structure, ...

  • New Directions in Dental Anthropology 

    Unknown author (University of Adelaide, 2014-05)
    Modelling the complexity of the dentition; New approaches to dental anthropology based on the study of twins; Genes for teeth — drawing inference from family data; 4 Do feeding practices, gestation length, and birth weight ...

  • Newborn Care 

    Greenfield, D. H.; Theron, G.; Louw, H. (Bettercare, 2012)
    Newborn Care was written for health workers providing special care for newborn infants in level 2 hospitals. It covers resuscitation at birth, assessing infant size and gestational age, routine care and feeding of both ...

  • NOC: Health Research Fundamentals 

    Mehendale, S. (Sanjay); Murhekar, M. V. (Manoj V.); Ramakrishnan, R. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2016-01)
    National Institute of Epidemiology [NIE], Indian Council of Medical Research [ICMR] is offering online programmes on conduct of human bio-medical research. The programme will be offered as NIE-ICMR e-Certificate – NIeCer ...

  • NOC: Nutrition, Therapeutics and Health 

    Lakshmi, V. (Vijaya) (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2016-05)
    An eight week course containing modules on nutrients, therapeutic nutrition, and meal planning.

  • Nucleid Acid Biochemistry: DNA AND RNA 

    Junit, S. M. (Sarni Mat) (University of Malaya, 2013)
    DNA and RNA 1. Introduction: Nucleic acid as the material that carries genetic information Direction of information flow is DNA – RNA – protein 2. Nucleic acid as a polynucleotide: Nucleotides as basic ...

  • Nucleid acid biochemistry: Transcription & RNA synthesis 

    Hoong, L. L. (Lian Lay) (University of Malaya, 2003)
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  • Nucleid Acid Biochemistry: Translation and Protein Synthesis 

    Hoong, L. L. (Lian Lay) (University of Malaya, 2013)
    This lecture from the University of Malaya covers translation and protein synthesis.

  • Nutrition: Proteins 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    This Unit studies 'proteins'. Starting with a simple analysis of the molecular make up, the Unit moves on to look at the importance of protein and how they are digested and absorbed

  • Nutrition: Vitamins and minerals 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Both vitamins and minerals are essential in the diet in small quantities.The term ‘vitamin’ was not coined until early in the 20th century, to describe those chemicals in food without which a pattern of deficiency symptoms ...

  • Obesity: Balanced diets and treatment 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    The incidence of obesity is on the increase in affluent societies, and the phenomenon commands increasing attention from health professionals, legislators and the media. This unit looks at the science behind obesity, ...

  • Occupation Focused Conceptual Frameworks 

    Ramafikeng, M. (Matumo); Galvaan, R. (Roshan); Van Niekerk, L. (Lana) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    Conceptual frameworks module focused on occupational therapy practice and understanding OT-focused theories for third year OT students. Conceptual frameworks are the core concepts of occupational therapy thinking used ...

  • Open Access Atlas of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Operative Surgery 

    Fagan, J. (Johan) (University of Cape Town, 2014)
    This is a free illustrated operative surgery text, and is intended particularly for those surgeons practising in the Developing World who are unable to afford expensive textbooks. There are no copyright restrictions, and ...

  • Orthodontic Component: Functional Appliances 

    Wey, M. C. (Mang C.) (University of Malaya, 2013-03)
    Explain the factors affecting success of functional appliances; Identify the indications of functional appliances; Explain changes with forward postured functional appliances; Discuss the categories of ...