Apologise to the patient for any inconvenience. Stay away from efforts to explain the delay
Move the patient up in the waiting list without telling the patient and your colleagues.
Suggest that the patient speak directly to the registrar to ask for information
Leave him there as it is.
High value in sensitivity is desirable for ruling in disease (low false-positive rate)
High value in specificity is desirable for ruling out disease (low false- negative rate)
Positive predictive value is the probability that person actually has the disease given a positive test result.
Negative predictive value is the probability that person is actually disease-free although given a positive test result.
Specific selection criteria
Vaccination is a secondary disease prevention
Having Pap Smear and rectal examination are the primary disease prevention
Tertiary prevention is to reduce disability from the disease.like exogenous insulin for diabetes
Reporting infectious disease in workplace is the main prevention of disease
Vitamin D3 deficiency
Fatty liver- alcoholism
String sign on x-ray- Crohn's disease
Waxy casts- Acute pyelonephritis
Mallory-Weiss syndrome- Oesophagogastric lacerations
Calculi- gall bladder, kidney, appendix
Bowel obstruction- small and large bowel
Free intraperitoneal air (perforation of GIT)
Lacerations of organs- oesophagus, kidney
IOC delegates accomodated at luxury hotel at the expense of local government bidding for Olympics
Real estate agent tells young couple that the house they are inspecting (to buy) is a great deal, and that they better act quickly
Male medical student receives free pen from very attractive female drug rep
Vascular surgeon writes a job reference for his female registrar (who is also his current sexual partner)