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  • Defects of Vision 

    Not available (National Council Of Educational Research And Training (NCERT), 2014-04)
    This document explain the concept and types of Defects of Vision. The vision becomes blurred due to the refractive defects of the eye.There are mainly three common refractive defects of vision. These are (i) myopia or ...

  • Detecting Down Syndrome in the Unborn Fetus 

    Turner, C. (Claire) (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-03)
    Downs syndrome is the condition that is screened for the most in pregnant women because of the increased risk with the increasing age of mothers. This free course, Detecting Downs syndrome in the unborn fetus, describes ...

  • Development of Oro-Facial Structures and its Clinical Correlation 

    Not available (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2012)
    This playlist contains a set of presentation videos on the Development of Oro-facial Structures and its Clinical Correlations. The videos describe and illustrate the pre-embryonic period of human development, which are ...

  • Diabetes complications 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Diabetes is an increasing problem among both adults and children. This unit looks at the way diabetes is managed once it has been diagnosed in order to reduce the risk of further complications. You will look at the role ...

  • Discover Psychology 2.0 - A Brief Introductory Text 

    Diener, E. (Edward); Biswas-Diener, R. (Robert); Mehl, M. R. (Matthias R.) (BC Campus, 2016)
    This textbook presents core concepts common to introductory courses. The 15 units cover the traditional areas of intro-to-psychology; ranging from biological aspects of psychology to psychological disorders to social psychology.

  • Diverse Perspectives on Health and Illness 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2014-06)
    Health, and the health of others are concerns that impact us all. This series explores notions of health and happiness in relation to the lifestyles people lead and the services and support available to them.

  • Diverse Perspectives on Mental Health 

    Not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2014-06)
    What factors in the external environment affect mental health? This album examines the ways in which social, environmental, economic and political factors shape and constrain our understandings and experiences of mental ...

  • Diversity Intervention for Health Educators 

    Salma, S. (Ismail) (University of Cape Town, 2014-03)
    The diversity workshops were held with academic staff who supervise fourth year medical students' research and health promotion projects in the Public and Primary Health Care Department at the University of Cape Town. These ...

  • Doctors in a Divided Society: The profession and education of medical practitioners in South Africa 

    Breier, M. (Mignonne); Wildschut, A. (Angelique) (University of Cape Town, 2011)
    1.Towards an understanding of the profession and education of medical doctors 2.The professional labour market and professional milieu for medical doctors in South Africa 3.The changing face of medical education in South ...

  • Drug Development Process: Combating Pain 

    Missailidis, S. (Sotiris) (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-03)
    Drug development process: combating pain, is a free course offering a brief introduction to the process of new drug discovery; from identification of a suitable candidate drug molecule to the development of a commercial ...

  • Drug Management and Rational Use 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007)
    The aim of this course on drug management and rational use is to improve the quality of health care through cost-effective use of medicines. This course is made up of the following six (6) units: Unit 1 - Policies and Drug ...

  • Ear, Nose and Throat Tutorial 

    Copley, G. (Graeme) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    Video for medical students demonstrating equipment and techniques for examining the ear, nose and throat, as well as head and neck.

  • 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 ...