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Dementia test to expand diagnosis across India

A standardised test that can now be used in the seven main languages in India will support the diagnosis of dementia and mild cognitive impairment. Researchers have adapted the Addenbrooke’s Cognitive Examination (ACE-III), a well-known screening instrument for dementia detection/diagnosis, to be used in Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Urdu, Tamil and Indian English. The work […]

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The number of measles deaths worldwide to 140,000

In the past year, more than 140,000 people died of the consequences of a measles infection, nearly 9.8 million are ill. The estimate of the world health organization (WHO) and the US health authority CDC. The viruses therefore remain a global danger. In comparison to 2017, the Numbers increased slightly. At the time, the WHO […]

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Clinic sent multiple patient data to the wrong Person

The Asklepios clinic in Hamburg-Altona has, apparently, sent repeated patient data to the wrong recipient, despite the Instructions on the glitch. How to research by the NDR, revealed, received the psychotherapist Daniela Rath over a period of six years doctor of letters from patients who did not know them at all. The NDR according to […]