American Journal of Health Research

Volume 4, Issue 6, November 2016

  • CRISIS Criteria for Effective Continuous Education in Traumatic Dental Injuries During Syrian Crisis

    Mayssoon Dashash, Khaled Omar

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6-1, November 2016
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: Dec. 25, 2015
    Accepted: Dec. 25, 2015
    Published: Aug. 27, 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.s.2016040601.11
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    This article belongs to the Special Issue Medical Education in Emergency
    Abstract: The ongoing violence, accidents, and increased number of school leavers because of the current situation in Syria have increased the number of cases with traumatic dental injuries (TDI) with no or limited data estimating the exact prevalence of the problem. Delivering immediate and appropriate care might be a challenge for clinicians, and providing... Show More
  • Gunshot injuries

    Abdul Kareem Khalil, Mai Issa Sulieman

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6-1, November 2016
    Pages: 7-11
    Received: Mar. 29, 2016
    Accepted: Jul. 04, 2016
    Published: Aug. 27, 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.s.2016040601.12
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    This article belongs to the Special Issue Medical Education in Emergency
    Abstract: This clinical study was carried out to evaluate the effect of gunshot injuries in the mandibular-facial region caused by modern weapons that are used in the current Syrian crisis, to evaluate the probability of injuries of specific sections of the Syrian society in these injuries more than any section and the extent of its effect on them. Twenty cl... Show More
  • A Critical Analysis and a Suggested Reform of Psychiatric Curricula in Medical Faculties During Syrian Crisis

    Youssef Latifeh, Mayssoon Dashash

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6-1, November 2016
    Pages: 12-18
    Received: Jul. 08, 2016
    Accepted: Jul. 09, 2016
    Published: Aug. 27, 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.s.2016040601.13
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    This article belongs to the Special Issue Medical Education in Emergency
    Abstract: Recent research shows that secondary consequences of war on family, social, and economic life are important predictors of psychological outcomes. Post traumatic stress disorders PTSDs have been found to increase dramatically during war as they are psychological responses to intense traumatic events, particularly which threaten life. Syria is facing... Show More