Discussion of the sleep disorder; various causes, organism's need for sleep, treatments, insomnic research.
Pathophysiology: A series of classes
This paper gives outlines for a series of classes in pathophysiology covering, among others, growth and development, genetics, physiology, microbiology, infectious diseases, pulmonary function, renal physiology, and orthopedics
Effectiveness of treatment & effects of early passive range of motion on myotendinous structure, function & failure. Length of hospital stay, stroke rehabilitation, low back pain, musculoskeletal deficits, TMJ.
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
A review of childhood obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). Discusses the lack of determination of the precise cause of ODC; its treatment as a psychiatric condition that may be both neurobiological and psychological. The debilitating impact of this anxiety disorder and some solutions.
This paper presents a case study of a patient placed in critical care and diagnosed as suffering from a subarachnoid hemmorrhage (SAH) with an etiology related to an intracranial saccular aneurysm. The literature is reviewed as it relates to the pathophysiology of this condition, and a treatment plan is presented.