Tibetan medicine

Tibetan medicineFor thousands of years in Southeast Asia formed the Tibetan system of medicine, a summary of information about the man and his body, about health, diseases and treatment of these diseases. And now this live and up to date 'the wisdom of the ages' causes permanent interest of hundreds of thousands of people around the world. Tibetan medicine is an ancient medical system formed approximately in the seventh century A.D. in Central Asia, Tibet. On the formation and subsequent development of Tibetan medicine had a great influence medical systems neighboring Tibet countries: India, China, Iran. In our country Tibetan medicine came through China and Mongolia and in the XIX century was common in the regions with the Buddhist religion: Buryatia, Tuva and Kalmykia. Читать полностью -->

Principles of treatment of critical conditions

Principles of treatment of critical conditionsThe most important in everyday medical practice are questions of treatment of critical States such as respiratory failure, critical circulatory failure and cardiac arrest, shock. Acute respiratory failure (ARF). Most frequent causes: injuries of the chest and respiratory organs, accompanied by fractures of the ribs, pneumo - or hemothorax, a violation of the position and mobility of the diaphragm; disorders of the Central mechanisms of regulation of respiration with injuries and brain diseases; disorders of the airway; reduced operating surface of the lung with pneumonia or atelectasis of the lung; disorders of blood circulation in a small circle (bypass surgery, the development of so-called shock lung embolism branches of the pulmonary arteries, pulmonary edema). Signs of acute respiratory failure: shortness of breath, cyanosis (not for bleeding and anemia), tachycardia, agitation, then progressive lethargy, loss of consciousness, moisture skin, purple hue, the motion of the wings of the nose, the inclusion of an auxiliary breathing muscles. In progressive respiratory failure arterial hypertension followed by hypotension, often develop bradycardia, arrhythmia, and with symptoms of cardiovascular disease death occurs. Resuscitation in the terminal phase of the ODN are ineffective, so it is especially important to keep intensive care ODN. Читать полностью -->

Cruise liner cancelled due to re-flash onboard viral diseases

Cruise liner cancelled due to re-flash onboard viral diseasesCruise liner cancelled due to re-flash onboard viral diseases Company Walt Disney Disney Cruise Line canceled the cruise of his ocean liner Disney Magic, which was scheduled for November 30. This is due to re-flash the disease symptoms similar to the flu. As the AP reports, for the last time travel sick 218 people from among those on Board. Now, a thorough disinfection of all areas of the vessel. Over the past month, similar processing is performed for the second time. Over the past few months a viral disease that causes diarrhea, vomiting and abdominal pain, have had it about 1 thousand passengers and crew of the ship Disney Magic and ship Amsterdam, owned based in the Seattle company Holland America Line. Читать полностью -->

Vaccination against smallpox in the United States will begin with the army and end the Bush daughters

Vaccination against smallpox in the United States will begin with the army and end the Bush daughtersVaccination against smallpox in the United States will begin with the army and end the Bush daughters On Wednesday it became known about the early programs in the U.S. vaccination against smallpox emergency physicians and the military of rapid response teams, CNN reports. The full plan will be announced on Friday, President Bush. The program will be launched in the coming weeks. It is designed to protect against possible terrorist attacks. It remains unclear whether vaccinated military leaving Iraq for a possible war with Saddam Hussein. Читать полностью -->

  < < < <   1 2