American Journal of Health Research

Volume 1, Issue 2, September 2013

  • Interaction between Nurses and Older Adults: Lessons from the Literature

    Khaldoun Mousa Aldiabat

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 2, September 2013
    Pages: 26-31
    Received: Jul. 30, 2013
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    Published: Aug. 30, 2013
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    Abstract: This paper aimed to shed the light on and discussed briefly the interaction process between nurses and older adults from three different perspectives: theoretical perspective, nurses’ perspective, and patients’ perspective. It has been concluded that nurses have to deeply understand the complexity of interaction process from the different perspecti... Show More
  • Epidemiology of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus in Mauritius

    Pravesh GUNESS, Marie CHAN SUN

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 2, September 2013
    Pages: 32-35
    Received: Jul. 05, 2013
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    Published: Sep. 20, 2013
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    Abstract: There is increasing concern for the rising incidence of Type 1 Diabetes mellitus worldwide. In Mauritius, there is no official data on the incidence of this disease. On the other hand, the recent creation of a two non-governmental organizations in less than five years to support patients calls for a situational analysis of the disease. Therefore, t... Show More