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A Derived Exposure Chart for Computed Radiography in a Negroid Population

Author(s): Thomas Adejoh, Odira C. Ewuzie, Joshua K. Ogbonna, Stanley O. Nwefuru, Nnamdi C. Onuegbu ABSTRACT Background: Computed radiography has a wider exposure latitude when compared with film-screen imaging system. Consequently, the risk of dose creep is high. A conscientious … Continue reading

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Did the Medical Policy Reduce the Long Hospital Stay in Japan?

Author(s):Kazumitsu Nawata, Koichi Kawabuchi ABSTRACT In this paper, we conducted a long term survey of the cataract surgeries. The sample period was about 7 years, from July 2005 to March 2012. We evaluated the effects of three revisions of the … Continue reading

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Health Analytics, Economics and Medicine toward a 21st Century Health Care System

Author(s): Anna L. Choi, David A. Lai, Tze L. Lai ABSTRACT After a review of recent developments in precision medicine, population health sciences and innovative clinical trial designs, and in health economics and policy, we show how innovations in health … Continue reading

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Health, Physical Activity and the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games: Legacy or Fallacy?

Author(s): Vagner Rosa Bizarro, Tatiane Andreazza Lucchese, Amanda Maia Breis, Karine Rucker, Minelli Salles Alves Fernandes, Mikele Torino Paletti, Ana Luísa Conceição de Jesus, Raphael Calafange Marques Pereira, Denise Rosso Tenório Wanderley Rocha, Alberto Krayyem Arbex ABSTRACT It is generally … Continue reading

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Socio-Demographic and Behavioral Factors for Serious Injury among Adolescents in Malaysia

Author(s): Mohd Hazrin Hasim, Siti Fatimah, Nur Shahida, Muhammad Hatta, Mohd Naim, Tee Guat Hiong, R. Rosnah ABSTRACT This study was to determine the prevalence and socio-demographic associated factors for serious injury among adolescents in Malaysia. The study used data … Continue reading

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