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Public Health and Community MedicineISSN: 2643-4512

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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2643-4512/1710057

An Audit of Paediatric Trauma Management in the Already Established Adult Trauma System

Nadeem Haider, Nijamudeen Kabeer, Kamil Vallabh, Zeyn Mahommed, Marcus Larsson and Fawzi Al Ayoubi

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: May 26, 2021

To study the joint management of paediatric trauma by adult and paediatric surgeons, in an adult trauma system with an embedded paediatric component. We looked at the trauma registry data from January 2019 to June 2020 at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City in Ajman, United Arab Emirates (UAE). The medical records, radiology findings and post discharge outpatients visits records were studied. We had total of 137 paediatric trauma patients (excluding burns). These ages range was between 6 weeks to 16 yea...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2643-4512/1710056

COVID-19 Cover Pages May Cause Nocebo Effects on Public Health: First Observations on the Connection between Media and Health Data across Cultures

Joachim Grzega

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: May 10, 2021

Based on the observation that language use can harm health, the paper looks at the public health situation in late 2020 as compared to the situation in spring 2020 - the health situation is mainly defined via A) The weekly deaths 2020; B) The weekly deaths 2020 compared to the 2016-2019 average; C), The death rates measured as weekly z-scores at the national level, and as additional indicators; D) The death rates attributed to COVID-19; E) The intensive care unit days attributed to COVID-19; and...

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