Introduction: Poor esthetics, dysfunction and discomfort are the key reasons for seeking orthodontic treatment across the world as
reported by many researchers. This paper presents the causative factor for seeking orthodontic treatment in the patients who are
visiting Punjab Dental Hospital of a populous city Lahore (de' Montmorency College of Dentistry) in local settings and associating
these reasons with demographic characteristics.
Objective: Aim of this cross-sectional survey was to explore the reasons for seeking orthodontic...
Placebo responsiveness is highly variable across individuals and has been shown to be difficult to predict solely based on personality traits. The present study examined the interaction between a specific trait and state variable (disgust proneness and perceived effectiveness of a disgust placebo) on placebo responsiveness. We presented 145 participants with an inert pill, which was introduced as an effective anti nausea drug. Disgust responses were elicited by a validated picture set, which was viewed once with and once without the disgust pla...
In this article a small qualitative-quantitative study of 5 cases of occupational therapy intervention is described. In co-operation with VSZ, during their practical training in the field of mental health, 12 third year students of the Occupational Therapy Department with their mentors and their tutor tried to continue with occupational therapy of individual clients in their immediate and broader home
environment. Apart from other necessary rating methods each client was rated also with COPM and AMPS, both at the beginning and at the end of th...
Objectives: This systematic review looked at the utilisation of treatment, access to treatment and referral of ethnic minorities for
treatment of eating disorders in western settings. It also aimed to explore the barriers in access and utilisation of treatment including
the role of acculturation.
Methods: The review included both qualitative and quantitative studies. The search identified a total of 2786 articles. Out of the
2786 articles, 12 articles (1 qualitative and 11 quantitative) were selected for the purpose of the research.
Anemije su česta komplikacija kod limfatičnih neoplazma kao rezultat bolesti i mijelotoksične kemoterapije, a imaju značajan utjecaj na ishod liječenja, preživljenje i kvalitetu života. U istraživanje je bilo uključeno ukupno 55 bolesnika (32 žene i 23 muškarca) s limfatičnim neoplazmama: 8 s kroničnom limfatičnom leukemijom (KLL), 17 s multiplim mijelomom (MM) i 30 s ne-Hodgkinovim limfomom (NHL). Analiziran je utjecaj spola, dobi i tipa malignoma na učestalost, stupanj težine i tip anemije prije i nakon provedene kemoterapije. Učestalost anem...
The aim of this study is technical and statistical evaluation of wastewater treatment plants existing at the holiday resorts in areas surrounding Izmir City. The study was carried out in the time period from August to September 2018. Within the scope of the study, 150 holiday resorts were investigated and listed. The necessary permissions were obtained and the treatment plants were visited at their current locations. Most of the wastewater treatment plants are embedded in the ground and are referred to as package treatment systems. They are use...
Background: This study describes the validation process for the Slovenian version of the Drug Addiction Treatment Efficacy
Subjects and methods: DATEQ was constructed from the questionnaires used at the Centre for the Treatment of Drug Addiction,
Ljubljana University Psychiatric Hospital, and within the network of Centres for the Prevention and Treatment of Drug Addiction in
Slovenia during the past 14 years. The Slovenian version of the DATEQ was translated to English using the 'forward-backward'
procedure by its au...
The goals and strategies of treatment in schizophrenia may vary according to the phase and severity of the illness. Antipsychotics
remain the cornerstone in the acute phase treatment, in the long-term maintenance therapy and in the prevention of relapse of
This paper is intended to review the current practice in the management of the acute treatment of schizophrenia based on the
recently published guidelines from the World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP).
Both first generation antipsychotics (FGAs) a...
Voštana prevlaka površine kožice ploda šljive ključna je prepreka gubitku vode prilikom postupka sušenja te ju je nužno ukloniti. Cilj ovog rada bio je istražiti utjecaj primjene različitih predtretmana, kemijskog (primjenom lužine), fizikalnog (primjenom abrazije) i toplinskog (ugrijanom destiliranom vodom) na vrijeme sušenja plodova šljive sorte 'President'. Također, varirani su i ključni parametri svakog pojedinog predtretmana poput temperature otopine prilikom toplinskog (22 i 60 °C), koncentracije (0,5, 1 i 1,5% v/v) i temperature (22 i 60...