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Pathophysiology of Neonatal Brachial Plexus

Pathophysiology of Neonatal Brachial Plexus
The first known description of neonatal brachial plexus palsy (BPP) dates from 1779 when Smellie reported the case of an infant with bilateral arm weakness that resolved spontaneously within a few days after birth. 755 more words

Pediatric Rehabilitation

Etiology and Pathophysiology of Obesity in Children

Etiology and Pathophysiology of Obesity in Children
Obesity is the most prevalent nutritional disorder among children and adolescents in the United States. Approximately 21-24% of American children and adolescents are overweight, and another 16-18% is obese; the prevalence of obesity is highest among specific ethnic groups. 990 more words

Obesity

Exercise and COPD: A spin on traditional training

Throughout my four years at McGill, studying kinesiology, you come across courses you just don’t like, and others you love. This past year, I took a particular interest in exercise physiology and pathophysiology. 792 more words

Sepsis and Septic Shock: Current Treatment Strategies and New Approaches

The Eurasian Journal of Medicine. 2017 Feb;49(1):53-58

Many studies have been conducted on sepsis that cause shock, multiorgan dysfunction, and organ failure by especially leading to hemodynamic changes. 70 more words

Sepsis