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Media reports of intraoperative alertness have aroused uncertainty in patients. These include for example: "Problems during full narcosis – patients became restless during surgery". ... [more]

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Adults with ADHD often have other conditions as well. For more than 80 percent of these patients another psychiatric condition is present. These comorbidities make it difficult to treat the ... [more]

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No Joke for Cancer. Image of the Week - July 23, 2018 - CIL:39107 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/39107

CIL:39107 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/39107 Description: Lung cancer cells. Author: Anne Weston Licensing: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 UK: England & Wales (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 UK)  
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Biomechanical measuring systems – motion and posture analysis in orthopedics

Biomechanical measuring systems are used in orthopedics to diagnose and treat misalignments and diseases. The Velamed Company uses its high-tech solutions to measure biomechanical parameters that enable a holistic analysis of human movement and ... [more]
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What? What! Image of the Week - July 16, 2018 - CIL:39012 - http://cellimagelibrary.org/images/39012

CIL:39012 - http://cellimagelibrary.org/images/39012 Description: A scanning electron microscope image of the sensory hair bundle of a single hair cell from a terrapin’s hearing organ in the inner ear. Vibrations made by sound cause the hairs to ... [more]
Patrick Lechsner has edited the Flexikon article Bell's Palsy
Bell's palsy is also known as Facial Nerve Paralysis. Bell's palsy is a form of facial paralysis resulting from trauma or damage to the facial nerve. It usually affects one side of the face. In less than 1 % of all, cases the paralysis may affect ... [more]
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Ouch, that stings! Image of the Week - July 9, 2018 - CIL:38911 - http://cellimagelibrary.org/images/38911

Ouch, that stings! Image of the Week - July 9, 2018 CIL:38911 - http://cellimagelibrary.org/images/38911 Description: Scanning electron micrograph of stinging hairs on the surface of a nettle leaf. The large stinging hairs (trichomes) are hollow ... [more]
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Am I Bleeding? Image of the Week - July 2, 2018 - CIL:38811 - http://cellimagelibrary.org/images/38811

CIL:38811 - http://cellimagelibrary.org/images/38811 Description: Scanning electron micrograph of red blood cells clearly showing their biconcave disc shape. Human red blood cells are typically 8 microns x 2 microns in size. Author: Annie ... [more]