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Comparison of the effects of auditory subliminal stimulation and rational-emotive therapy, separately and combined, on self-concept.
The present study investigated the effects on self-concept of Rational-Emotive Therapy and auditory subliminal stimulation (separately and in combination) on 141 undergraduate students with self-concept problems. They were ...
Case study of a schizophrenic patient during social skills training in a forensic psychiatry ward.
A schizophrenic patient's behaviour was monitored over 12 weeks using the Assessment Schedule and Adult Training Instrument, the patient's self-reports of his symptoms of anxiety, scores on the Social Behaviour Schedule, ...
Use of adenosine deaminase as a diagnostic tool for tuberculous pleurisy
Background - A statistical audit of adenosine deaminase (ADA) in pleural effusions was undertaken. Methods - ADA analysis, cytological and microbiological examinations, and differential cell counts were performed on 462 ...
O'Sullivan's hydrostatic reduction of an inverted uterus: Sonar sequence recorded
A case of acute uterine inversion which was successfully managed with hydrostatic reduction is reported. A sequence of sonograms demonstrating this is presented, as far as we are aware, for the first time.
Prostate carcinoma - the value of T stage and grade in predicting metastases and prognosis
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rhuIL-2 adjunctive therapy in multidrug resistant tuberculosis: A comparison of two treatment regimens and placebo
Setting: Low-dose recombinant human interleukin 2 (rhuIL-2) adjunctive immunotherapy in multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) patients. Objective: Evaluation of the effects of daily versus pulse-administered rhuIL-2 ...
The 5-year outcome of multidrug resistant tuberculosis patients in the Cape Province of South Africa
Little is known about the outcome of multidrug resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB) in developing countries. In this study, 443 patients with MDR-TB, defined as resistance to two Or more antituberculosis drugs, were identified ...
Polymerase chain reaction in the diagnosis of urinary tract tuberculosis
The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is a technique that can be used to amplify a specific DNA genomic sequence, whereby the presence of an extremely small number of bacteria can be detected. The high sensitivity of PCR is ...
Successful treatment of severe Rh iso-immunization with immunosuppression and plasmapheresis
Nine patients with severe Rh iso-immunization were treated by plasma exchange combined with immunosuppression. Apart from 3 abortions, previous pregnancy losses consisted of 7 intra-uterine and 5 neonatal deaths. Only 2 ...
Inhaled and oral salbutamol: How effective in the prophylaxis of asthma?
Inhaled and oral salbutamol were compared in 12 asthmatic patients for prophylaxis in antigen induced asthma. The patients were pretreated with 0.2- and 1.0-mg doses of inhaled salbutamol and with the standard oral 4- and ...