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  • Disease
  • The kinds of illnesses that are covered are usually long-term and very serious conditions such as a heart attack or stroke, loss of arms or legs, or diseases like cancer, multiple sclerosis or Parkinson's disease. (citizensadvice.org.uk)
  • In certain instances, such as hemochromatosis, the alteration in gonadal function is a well-recognized concomitant of the disease process, whereas in other circumstances, the apparent modification of gonadal function may simply represent a nonspecific effect of illness on the HPT axis (2) . (springer.com)
  • patients
  • Whether you or your loved ones require a single screening visit or comprehensive follow-up care, the Critical Illness Recovery Center at National Jewish Health offers coordinated, personalized treatment from a team of specialists committed to helping patients recover from critical illness. (nationaljewish.org)
  • Hospitalized pediatric oncology and hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients are a high-risk population with frequent deterioration events requiring critical care. (springer.com)
  • Early identification of critical illness in these patients can improve hospital outcomes and reduce mortality. (springer.com)
  • Pediatric early warning systems (PEWS) and rapid response teams (RRTs) are quality improvement measures that aid in early recognition and management of critical illness in these high-risk patients. (springer.com)
  • Other stimulation tests for adrenal insufficiency which are used in non-critical patients, such as the test using metyrapone or a test which employs insulin to induce hypoglycemia, are not preferred for CIRCI. (wikipedia.org)
  • Improvements in survival after a critical illness have led to research focused on long-term outcomes for these patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Increased awareness in the medical community has also highlighted the need for more hospital and community-based resources to more effectively identify and treat patients with suffering from PICS after surviving a critical illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • survival
  • Because the majority of literature in critical care medicine is focused on short-term outcomes (e.g. survival), current understanding of PICS is relatively limited. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • NIOSH estimates that 4 million workers in the U.S. in 2007 suffered from non-fatal work related injuries or illnesses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Disability
  • 5 Present Activities Frequency Percentage Homemaker % 1 Retired % 1 Volunteer Work % 1 Employed, Outside the Home % 1 Employed, Working from Home 9 6.7% 1 Caring for Someone Full-time 8 5.9% 1 Unemployed 7 5.2% 1 On Disability / Recovering from Illness 6 4.4% 1 Attending School 0 0.0% 1 1 Participants were asked to select all activities that apply Almost all of these women (95%) considered themselves to be homemakers. (docplayer.net)
  • He was critical of the older system of disability benefits which awarded an allowance to claimants with no further systematic checks to assess if the claimant's condition had improved or worsened. (wikipedia.org)
  • cause
  • He then summoned the other doctors and showed them that the spot inside the circle in her body was the cause of her illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • He stated: "This is the original Ebola virus that she had many months ago, which has been lying inside the brain, replicating at a very low level probably, and has now re-emerged to cause this clinical illness of meningitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • needs
  • It upsets me however, that awareness about type 1 diabetes is so low that not even a public figure like Jay Cutler gets much understanding when it comes to the needs of his illness and how the physical rigours of football have a great effect on his type 1 diabetes. (diabetesdaily.com)
  • time
  • He thus had a distinguished share in the Battle of Groix on 23 June 1795, and continued in the Sans Pareil during the next two years, including the critical time of the mutiny at Spithead. (wikipedia.org)
  • This Belarusian-language newspaper, during the Gorbachev time, on a wave of publicity and the emergence of national-democratic movement, constantly raised critical social and political issues on its pages. (wikipedia.org)
  • food
  • A student of Dr. Ann Wigmore and Viktoras Kulvinskas, Karyn Calabrese used raw food and detoxification to heal herself from illness, fatigue, and allergies. (pavleck.net)
  • condition
  • That's why it's critical for expecting mothers to be aware of the condition and its symptoms so they can receive early diagnosis and treatment. (preeclampsia.org)
  • On 4 January 2015, the Royal Free Hospital announced that her condition had deteriorated to critical, with her health later stabilising before she was declared no longer critically ill on 12 January. (wikipedia.org)