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Chapter-01 History of Medicine by Jain Vivek (2016) Edition : 8/e

This chapter presents a glimpse into history of medicine and divided into three parts i.e. theory, multiple choice questions (MCQs) and explanations. Theory and MCQs arranged section-wise for more comprehensive understanding of topics. In theory, important previous years MCQs highlighted (asQ) and must-know facts given separately in this chapter. Primitive m... [More]

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Chapter-01 History of Medicine by Jain Vivek (2015) Edition : 7/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12581_3      

History of medicine describes about primitive medicine, scientific medicine, modern medicine, revolution in medicine and miscellaneous. Primitive medicine briefs about homeopathy, ayurveda, siddha and unani systems of medicine; profounders of theories in public health; discoveries, inventions and developments; and authors of important books as well as import... [More]

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Chapter-01 History of Medicine by Jain Vivek (2014) Edition : 6/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12209_1      

This chapter discusses the history of primitive, scientific and modern medicine. The chapter briefly discusses the Homeopathy, Ayurveda, Siddha and Unani systems of medicine. Hippocrates, known as Father of Medicine, was the first true epidemiologist. He was the First physician to reject superstitions, legends and beliefs that credited supernatural or divine... [More]

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Chapter-02 Concepts of Health and Disease by Jain Vivek (2016) Edition : 8/e

Concepts of health and disease are discussed in this chapter. This chapter is divided into three parts i.e. theory, multiple choice questions (MCQs) and explanations. Theory and MCQs arranged section-wise for more comprehensive understanding of topics. In theory, important previous years MCQs highlighted (asQ) and must-know facts given separately in this cha... [More]

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Chapter-02 Concepts of Health and Disease by Jain Vivek (2015) Edition : 7/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12581_4      

According to WHO, health is defined as a state of complete physical, mental and social well being, and not merely an absence of disease or infirmity. Standard of living is the general scale of the expenditure, goods that are consumed and the services that are enjoyed. Human development index (HDI), its estimation method and its comparison with PQLI; and huma... [More]

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Chapter-02 Concepts of Health and Disease by Jain Vivek (2014) Edition : 6/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12209_2      

This chapter discusses basic concepts of health and disease. WHO has defined health as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely an absence of disease or infirmity and an ability to lead a socially and economically productive life. Standard of living refers to the usual scale of our expenditure, goods we consume and services ... [More]

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Chapter-03 Epidemiology and Vaccines by Jain Vivek (2016) Edition : 8/e

This chapter discusses on epidemiology and vaccines. This chapter is divided into three parts i.e. theory, multiple choice questions (MCQs) and explanations. Theory and MCQs arranged section-wise for more comprehensive understanding of topics. In theory, important previous years MCQs highlighted (asQ) and must-know facts given separately in this chapter. Def... [More]

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Chapter-03 Epidemiology and Vaccines by Jain Vivek (2015) Edition : 7/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12581_5      

Definition and epidemiological methods briefly explain about the types of epidemiological studies, evidence based medicine and evidence-pyramid in research. Epidemiology measurements, discuss about measurement tools and its examples as well as health indicators. International death certificate (IDC) which consists of four lines is recommended by WHO. Each of... [More]

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Chapter-03 Epidemiology and Vaccines by Jain Vivek (2014) Edition : 6/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12209_3      

The chapter discusses definition, methods and measurements of epidemiology. It also discusses about history, types, strains and contradictions of vaccines. Evidence Based Practice is considered ‘Gold standard for clinical practice. It aims to apply best available evidence gained from scientific method to clinical decision making. Vaccine is an immune-biologi... [More]

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Chapter-04 Screening of Disease by Jain Vivek (2016) Edition : 8/e

This chapter discusses on the screening of disease. This chapter is divided into three parts i.e. theory, multiple choice questions (MCQs) and explanations. Theory and MCQs arranged section-wise for more comprehensive understanding of topics. In theory, important previous years MCQs highlighted (asQ) and must-know facts given separately in this chapter. Conc... [More]