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ARTICLES FOR THE MEDIA 315 Summary Points ° Writing articles for the media can help to raise the profile of your profession as well as providing information for the general public buy cheap uroxatral 10mg online. This will affect your choice of language and the type and amount of information you give. Audit Commission (1993) What Seems to be the Matter: Communication Between Hospitals and Patients. Audit Commission (1995) Setting the Records Straight: A Study of Medical Records. Citrenbaum Irresistible Communication: Creative Skills for the Health Professional. Department of Health (1995) ‘The Patient’s Charter’ and You (1995) London: HMSO. National Health Service Executive (1990) Consent to Treatment and Examination (Appendix B). National Health Service Executive (1996) The Protection and Use of Patient In formation. National Health Service Executive (1998) Preservation, Retention and Destruction of GP Medical Services Records Relating to Patients. National Health Service Executive (1999) For the Record: Managing Records in NHS Trusts and Health Authorities. National Health Service Training Division (1994) Just for the Record: A Guide to Record Keeping for Health Care Professionals. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 2003; 74: 150-153 Cross References Beevor’s sign; Upper motor neurone (UMN) syndrome Abducens (VI) Nerve Palsy Abducens (VI) nerve palsy causes a selective weakness of the lateral rectus muscle resulting in impaired abduction of the eye, manifest clin- ically as diplopia on lateral gaze, or on shifting gaze from a near to a distant object. Abducens (VI) nerve palsy may be due to: Microinfarction in the nerve, due to hypertension, diabetes mellitus Raised intracranial pressure: a “false-localizing sign,” possibly caused by stretching of the nerve in its long intracranial course over the ridge of the petrous temporal bone Nuclear pontine lesions: congenital (e. Isolated weakness of the lateral rectus muscle may also occur in myasthenia gravis.
It remarkable wartime experience generic uroxatral 10 mg free shipping, which even was always a joy to attend laborious editorial now I look back on as the ﬁnest orthopedic– meetings enlivened by his sparkling personality rehabilitation accident service I have ever worked and penetrating assessments. By mutual agreement we decided that I should papers, as of men, he was prompt to perceive go into uniform and conform to the pattern of 350 Who’s Who in Orthopedics service life and make the bullets, which, as a civil- envied him his ability to put affairs of the past ian, he could ﬁre without being held up by “the behind him. A new task demanded his dedicated Thurso), and this was certainly a great advantage attention. Just before the war, it had been rumored that the Air Council had considered that any pilot or Sir Reginald and Oswestry other member of air-crew injured in battle could not engage in combat again. What a tragedy this My ﬁrst contact with Reginald Watson-Jones, like would have been, especially in the year after the that of many other Liverpool undergraduates, was fall of France when we were “going it alone. For this magniﬁcent dynamic enthusiasm infected his residents, and achievement he was knighted in 1945. Before the my recollections of this impressionable period war ended, he had persuaded friendly ﬁnanciers were of putting on spinal jackets for fractured to buy Headley Court for the Royal Air Force, and spines at three o’clock in the morning, of a theater it remains to this day one of the ﬁnest rehabilita- sister gladly giving up her evening off to take a tion units in the world. In the the Postgraduate Hospital at Hammersmith two winter of 1940, during the Liverpool “blitz,” courses every year of lectures of 1 week each, R. Nutthall to covering the whole of fractures, for medical ofﬁ- exchange his week on night call. These we gave struck three times one night, and I remember together—lectures in the mornings and practical vividly a tall, striding ﬁgure in his element organ- classes in the afternoons, in which everyone had izing, directing and operating in the emergency to apply plaster-of-Paris casts, Tobruk splints and basement theater. At the end of the service of the Royal Air Force, what still stands week, R. Each paper tal to organize an orthopedic and accident depart- had to be word perfect, we were to speak to the ment and become its director.
In 1928 order uroxatral 10mg free shipping, the British bacteri- The energy yield from the use of inorganic compounds ologist Alexander Fleming noticed that a mold on an is not nearly as great as the energy that can be obtained by other uncovered laboratory dish of staphylococcus destroyed the types of bacteria. He identified the mold as Penicillium notatum, which do not usually face competition from other microorganisms, so was related to ordinary bread mold. Fleming named the mold’s the energy they are able to obtain is sufficient to sustain their active substance penicillin, but was unable to isolate it. Indeed, the inorganic processes associated with In 1939, the American microbiologist René Jules Dubos chemoautotrophs and chemolithotrophs may make these bacte- (1901–1982) isolated from a soil microorganism an antibacte- ria one of the most important sources of weathering and ero- rial substance that he named tyrothricin. These are bacteria that live in extremes of pH, antibiotic that was effective on gram-negative bacteria. Moreover, it has Isolating it from a Streptomyces fungus that he had studied been suggested that the metabolic capabilities of extremophiles for decades, Waksman named his antibiotic streptomycin. Though streptomycin occasionally resulted in unwanted side effects, it paved the way for the discovery of other antibiotics. See also Metabolism The first of the tetracyclines was discovered in 1948 by the American botanist Benjamin Minge Duggar. Working with Streptomyces aureofaciens at the Lederle division of the CHEMOSTAT AND TURBIDOSTAT • see American Cyanamid Co. LABORATORY TECHNIQUES IN MICROBIOLOGY The first effective chemotherapeutic agent against viruses was acyclovir, produced in the early 1950s by the American biochemists George Hitchings and Gertrude Belle CHEMOTAXIS • see BACTERIAL MOVEMENT Elion for the treatment of herpes. Today’s antiviral drugs are being used to inhibit the reproductive cycle of both DNA and RNA viruses. For example, two drugs are used against the CChemotherapyHEMOTHERAPY influenza A virus, Amantadine and Rimantadine, and the AIDS treatment drug AZT inhibits the reproduction of the human Chemotherapy is the treatment of a disease or condition with immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The first modern therapeutic cal compounds for use as cancer treatments as early as the chemical was derived from a synthetic dye. But the first effective treatments were drugs developed in the 1930s, penicillin and other antibiotics the sex hormones, first used in 1945, estrogens for prostate of the 1940s, hormones in the 1950s, and more recent drugs cancer and both estrogens and androgens to treat breast cancer.