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  • Magnesium in the Central Nervous System 

    Unknown author (University of Adelaide, 2014-05)
    Magnesium in Normal Brain; Magnesium in Neurological Diseases; Involvement of Magnesium in Psychiatric Diseases;

  • Malaria Antigen Rapid Test 

    Not available (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2011-11)
    This video is an overview of the procedure for conducting a malaria antigen rapid test.

  • Malaria Prevention, Control and Management 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007)
    This course is intended to it was intended to: * Provide health workers at different levels of health care service with knowledge, skills, practice and attitudes on malaria prevention and control through self-guided/tutored ...

  • Management of Drug Supplies: A Distance Learning Course 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1995)
    The modules are as below: * Course Introduction * Module 1: The context of drug supply management * Module 2: Drug policy and the context of control * Module 3: Health care structure and management * Module 4: Financing ...

  • Management Strategies for Public Health Services II 

    Schneider, H. (Helen); Birkett, J. (Jenny); Alexander, L. (Lucy) (University of the Western Cape, 2013)
    The module first considers the vital role of leadership and management in health systems and then covers three key management areas: managing change in the workplace, people management and resource management. Through ...

  • Managing Human Resources for Health 

    Lehmann, U. (Uta) (University of the Western Cape, 2003)
    Human resource management is one of the key functions within the broader scope of human resource development. If you are or want to become a manager in the health services, you will in all likelihood have some responsibility ...

  • Managing to Meet Service Users' Needs 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-02)
    Frontline managers are responsible for gathering service user views on their needs. Whose views should be taken into account? How do managers gather views? This free course, Managing to meet service users' needs, helps you ...

  • Maternal Care 

    Greenfield, D.; Louw, H.; Petersen, M. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Maternal Care addresses all the common and important problems that occur during pregnancy, labour, delivery and the puerperium. It covers the antenatal and postnatal care of healthy women with normal pregnancies, monitoring ...

  • Maternal Mental Health 

    Field, S. (Sally); Honikman, S. (Simone) (Bettercare, 2011)
    Maternal Mental Health was written for doctors, nurses and social workers caring for women before and after birth. It includes an introduction to maternal mental health and illness, making referrals for maternal mental ...

  • Measuring Health & Disease I: Introduction to Epidemiology 

    Myburgh, N. (Neil); Jackson, D. (Debra) (University of the Western Cape, 2010)
    This module was developed at the School of Public Health, University for the Western Cape for the Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health which was offered as a distance learning module between 2001 and 2008. It was ...

  • Measuring Health & Disease II: Intermediate Epidemiology 

    Jackson, D. (Debra); Myburgh, N. (Neil); Alexander, L. (Lucy) (University of the Western Cape, 2000)
    This course was designed to meet the growing need for an applied course in the measurement of a variety of health indicators and outcomes. Whether you manage a health programme, a health facility, or simply have to interpret ...

  • Mechanisms of Vascular Disease 

    Unknown author (University of Adelaide, 2014-05)
    A Reference Book for Vascular Specialists: 1. Endothelium 2. Vascular smooth muscle structure and function 3. Atherosclerosis 4. Mechanisms of plaque rupture 5. Current and emerging therapies in atheroprotection 6. Molecular ...

  • The Medicalised Context of Bereavement 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-02)
    This free course, The medicalised context of bereavement, helps you to explore the extent to which death and dying in western societies are medical events and what aspects of death and dying might be neglected as a ...

  • 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, ...