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Health Management

Health: The Economic Growth Engine of the 21st Century

2014 08 Nov

Key Points • The economic and social development of the leading industrialised countries is significantly determined by economic cycles that last between 40 and 60 years. • In honour of their discoverer Nikolai Kondratieff, these long waves are called Kondratieff cycles. • A new long cycle, the sixth Kondratieff cycle began around the turn... Read more

ICU Management

PTSD Symptoms Common Among ICU Survivors

2013 28 Feb

Condition long linked to war veterans found in one in three ventilated patients One in three people who survived stays in an intensive care unit (ICU) and required use of a mechanical ventilator showed substantial post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms that lasted for up to two years, according to a new Johns Hopkins study of patients with... Read more