Substances refer to alcohol, caffeine, cannabis, hallucinogens, inhalants, opiates, sedatives and anti-anxiety drugs, stimulants, tobacco, and so on.
People with OCD often suffer from obsessive thoughts or compulsive behaviors, which will occurs repeatedly, and which patients may deem excessive and unreasonable, and suppress but are unable to control.
Intellectual disability refers to the intellectual function and adaptability in the development stage that are significantly lower than the general level that children of the same age should have, including difficulties in communication, self-care, interpersonal skills and other aspects, and such difficulties have had a significant impact on life, school and work.
Children with Asperger's have many of the same characteristics as children with autism. The only difference is that children with Asperger's don't have significant language delays.
There are several different analgesics approaches of pain control including patches, oral intake of pain killer, and injections.
The hospice share care team hosted by the original care team is propagating the concept and care methods of hospice care to the cancer patients from other wards.
Parkinson’s disease ( PD ) is a neurodegenerative disorder; patients often suffer from bradykinesia, and limb rigidity and tremor. There are also medicines and brain disorders that could induce Parkinson like symptoms.
The purpose of evoked potential test aims to evaluate your nervous system through different types of neurophysiological stimulation and diagnose possible lesion position and severity.
Cerebrovascular accident ( CVA ) or stroke is the prime killer of health for aged people. CVA has been the second leading cause of death in Taiwan and it affects the health of our population significantly.
There is a greater chance of getting stroke if patients have long smoking history with heavy tobacco dependency; and male to female ratio of stroke is 14.2 % to 3.1 %.