American Journal of Health Research

Volume 6, Issue 5, September 2018

  • The Outcome of Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome Those Associated with Impaired Glucose Tolerance in AL-Nasiriya Governorate / Iraq

    Basim Audib Motar

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5, September 2018
    Pages: 112-118
    Received: Sep. 21, 2017
    Accepted: Oct. 28, 2017
    Published: Dec. 04, 2018
    Abstract: Prediabetes in the form of impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) is common among patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS). IGT in patients admitted for ACS is associated with increased mortality. We aimed to determine the prevalence of prediabetes in the form of IGT among ACS patients who were known to be neither diabetic nor prediabetic and referred... Show More
  • Quality of Life Among Children with Cancer in Gaza Strip

    Motasem Salah, Mohammed Abu Reyala, Mohammed Al Jerjawy

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5, September 2018
    Pages: 119-125
    Received: Nov. 04, 2018
    Accepted: Nov. 19, 2018
    Published: Dec. 10, 2018
    Abstract: The study aimed to assess quality of life among children with cancer in Gaza Strip and the factors influencing their life conditions. A descriptive, analytic, cross-sectional study include 122 children with cancer whose age was between 7 to 18 years. Data collected at El Ranteesy Specialized Pediatric Hospital and European Gaza Hospital data collec... Show More