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IVF and Test Tube Baby

IVF (in-vitro fertilization) and test tube baby, both the terms are inter-related to each other for establish a successful pregnancy. IVF also termed as assisted reproductive technology (ART) is a process of fertilization where the egg is combined with sperm outside the body under laboratory condition. 70 more words

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Baccalaureate nursing students create a holistic and culturally competent innovative toy or activity to teach a created pediatric patient receiving an intervention for a chronic disease

The goal was to create an assignment that promoted understanding of the challenges that pediatric patients face when undergoing a procedure related to a primary diagnosis of a chronic condition, witnessed in recent times in acute pediatric clinical settings. 86 more words

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A new approach to educating nurses with the baccalaureate degree (BSN): Arizonas concurrent education program (CEP)

In the United States the most common pathway to prepare for licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) is through technical community college programs for an Associate Degree (AD). 108 more words

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Adenoma of the Ciliary Pigment Epithelium Misdiagnosed Clinically as Malignant Melanoma: A Case Report

Adenoma of the ciliary pigment epithelium (CPE) is a rare intraocular neoplasm. Hence, it can present as a diagnostic challenge to both clinicians and pathologists. Here we are presenting a case report of a tumour that was initially misdiagnosed as malignant melanoma. 60 more words

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Waardenburg syndrome (WS) type 1: A Case Report

Waardenburg syndrome (WS) is a rare autosomal dominant disorder characterized by congenital haring loss, dystonia canthorum and hair and skin pigmentary disturbances. Depending on additional symptoms, WS is classified into four types which are WS1, WS2, WS3 and WS4. 55 more words

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Buprenorphine Prescribing Availability in a Sample of Ohio Specialty Treatment Organizations

Buprenorphine, a medication for treating opioid dependence, is underutilized in specialty addiction treatment organizations. Only physicians who have obtained a buprenorphine prescribing license or “waiver” may administer this medication. 75 more words

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Opioid Use Disorder During and After Acute Hospitalization: A Case-Based Review Clarifying Methadone Regulation for Acute Care Settings

Treatment with an opioid agonist such as methadone or buprenorphine is the standard of care for opioid use disorder. Persons with opioid use disorder are frequently hospitalized, and may be undertreated due to provider misinformation regarding the legality of prescribing methadone for inpatients. 38 more words

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