Volume 1 Issue 3
Knowledge and Attitudes of Oncology Nurses Toward Cancer Pain Management in Oncology Unit, Dubai Hospital, Dubai Health Authority, 2017
Nezar Ahmed Salim1*, Waleed Al Faisal2, Hamid Hussain2
Background: Lack of knowledge among oncology nurses is considered one of the pain management barriers. Despite growing awareness on pain management, mild and severe pain is still common among hospitalized patients.
Objectives: To measure the level of nurse’s knowledge and attitude toward cancer pain management, and the associated factors among oncology nurses at Dubai hospital in the United Arab Emirates.
Current Morbidity, Mortality, Risk Factors Profiles among Iraqi Population and Future Projections
Hamid Yahya Hussain 1*, Bushra Abdul Razzak Abdul Sattar1
It has been evidenced based that the next two decades will see dramatic changes in the health needs of different regional and national populations. In the developing regions countries, non communicable diseases such as depression and heart disease are fast replacing the traditional enemies, such as infectious diseases and malnutrition, as the leading causes of disability and premature death. By the year 2020, non communicable diseases are expected to account for seven out of every ten deaths in the developing countries regions, compared with less than half today. Injuries, both unintentional and intentional, are also growing in importance, and by 2020 infectious diseases will keep as a Major source of ill health.
Trypanosomosis: Prevalence in Cattle in Dibati District, Metekel Zone, North Western Ethiopia
Mohammed Kedir1, Garoma Desa2, Diriba Chala3, Kumela Lelisa2*
A cross sectional study was carried out from March to May 2016 to determine the effect of trypanosomosis on cattle packed Cell volume and body conditions of cattle and tsetse apparent density using parasitological, hematological and deployments of mono-pyrimidal traps in Dibate district, Northwestern Ethiopia. The overall prevalence of bovine trypanosomosis was 2.23%. Trypanosoma congolense and T.vivax were the two species of Trypanosome that were found to be the major trypanosomes affecting cattle in the area.
Self-Assessment and Self-Perception about Visual Impairments, at Households Setting In Dubai, 2014
Al Faisal W1, Hussein HY1, Omran MM2, Monsef NA1, Suliman EA3, Al Janahi T4, AlSalaq AA4, Almazmi F3, Obaid H1, Wasfy AS3
It is clear that indirect measure the day-to-day functioning outcome is most relevant for evaluating treatments. A second reason is that self-reported functioning measurements are not merely surrogates of "more objective" performance measures but rather differ in content.
Contemporary Trends in Global Morbidities and Mortalities, Country Income Profile & Contexts. Future Perspectives
Hamid Yahya Hussain1*, Bushra Abdul Razzak Abdul Sattar1
Recent international literature studies revealed that, Out Of 56.4 million global deaths in 2015, 39.5 million, or 70%, were due to non communicable diseases (NCDs).