Essays about: "Fetal dose"

Found 3 essays containing the words Fetal dose.

  1. 1. FETAL DOSE ESTIMATION IN ABDOMINAL AND PELVIC CT EXAMINATIONS

    University essay from

    Author : Olivia Carlstein; [2021-05-10]
    Keywords : Medical physics; Fetal dose; abdominal CT examination; pelvic CT examination; phantom measurement;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this is study was to compare different methods for estimating the fetal dose, how much the different methods differ from each other and on which dose levels the fetal doses are estimated to. Theory: A radiological procedure should always be justified and in the case of a pregnant patient the justification should include both the mother and the fetus. READ MORE

  2. 2. Determinants of use of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria during pregnancy in Kenya: A cross-sectional study based on the 2015 Malaria Indicator Survey

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Internationell mödra- och barnhälsovård (IMCH)

    Author : Lydia Ogunde; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Background: Malaria in pregnancy is a preventable public health concern causing adverse maternal and fetal outcomes. Intermittent Preventive Treatment during pregnancy using Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine (IPTp-SP) is one of the main strategies used to prevent malaria. READ MORE

  3. 3. Arthrogryposis in calves

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Alexandra Odevall; [2016]
    Keywords : Artrogrypos; kalv; nöt; medfödd missbildning; Crooked Calf Disease; lupiner; lupinus; alkaloider; anagyrine; Arthrogryposis; calf; bovine; congenital deformity; lupines; alkaloids;

    Abstract : Arthrogryposis is a common congenital malformation in cattle and it affects the limbs through fibrosis of the joints leading to fixation. This is due to paralysis of the fetus because of alkaloid toxicosis in the pregnant dam during gestation day 40-70. When the fetus cannot move, the fibrosis develops in the joints and the extremities are fixated. READ MORE