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Herpes Zoster is likely to attack during exchange of season and great daily change of temperature. Particularly, the decline in elderly’s immunity increases the risk of herpes zoster attack and level of severity.
Do not touch the dialysis catheter and the surrounding area with sharp material.
Peritoneal dialysis patients having peritonitis could lead to severe complications. Research reveals that there is a significant correlation between patients receiving invasive procedures and peritonitis.
Sarcopenia is a syndrome among the elderly with progressive loss of muscle mass and lowered muscle function.
Frailty has major impact on the physical, psychological, social and functional dimensions of elderly.
The drainage tube is placed through the skin to drain the abscess, hematoma or accumulated fluid inside the body and alleviate the clinical symptoms.
Non-Invasive Prenatal Screening (NIPS) tests a small fragment of fetal fraction circulating in a pregnant woman’s blood using the most advanced DNA analysis technology, and assesses the risk of fetus with Down's syndrome and other genetic diseases.
Immune Thrombocytopenia Purpura (ITP) could be related to the immune responses caused by some infection, which causes autoimmunity attack on platelet and reduces the counts to generate the relevant syndromes.
Women undertake considerable pressure from pregnancy, giving birth, pelvic cavity, and the vagina. It is inevitable to encounter postpartum vaginal (muscle tone) loss, regardless of normal spontaneous delivery or C-Section.
If the injection site is red, swollen or becomes hard, a cold compress can be applied first followed by a hot compress 48 hours later. Please pay attention to avoid frostbite or a scald.