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  • 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)
    not available

  • 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 ...

  • Pain and Aspirin 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    What causes pain and how do we stop it? This unit looks at how the human body responds to the release of certain chemicals and as a result feels pain. Pain can be reduced by inhibiting the formation of such chemicals and ...

  • Perinatal HIV 

    Woods, D. L.; Adhikari, M.; Bobat, R. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Perinatal HIV enables midwives, nurses and doctors to care for pregnant women and their infants in communities where HIV infection is common. Special emphasis has been placed on the prevention of mother-to-infant transmission ...

  • Physical Hazards 

    Su, A. T. (Anselm T.) (University of Malaya, 2013-03)
    Identify the classes of hazards; Explain the circumstances of Physical Hazards

  • Physiological Mechanisms 

    Kurup, V. T. (Vani T.) (National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (NISCAIR), 2014-06)
    Chemical foundations of physiology; Transport mechanisms; Homeostatic mechanisms; Biomolecules;

  • The Physiology of the Kidneys 

    Not available; Rolfe, V. (Vin) (University of Nottingham, 2013-08)
    Aimed at pre-registration Nursing students studying human biology, this learning object introduces the physiology of the kidney, examining the processes by which the kidneys filter blood, control body pH and eliminate the ...

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Health (DOH) - Module 3 

    Jeebhay, M. (Mohamed); Myers, J. (Jonny) (University of Cape Town, 2011-06)
    The third module of a total of 8 modules for a two year part-time flexible distance learning course aimed primarily at medical doctors currently practising occupational health. It includes a residential block release ...

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Health (DOH) - Modules 1 and 2 

    Myers, J. (Jonny) (University of Cape Town, 2011)
    First two modules of a two year part-time flexible distance learning course aimed primarily at medical doctors currently practising occupational health. It includes a residential block release component which consists ...