Tag: "mock" at medical news
Viral Enzyme Recruited in Fight Against Ear Infection
...ce twice, four hours apart, with either lysin or a mock
treatment of fluid. The lysin treatment was 100 percent effective in preventing acute otitis media in the 10 treated mice while 80 percent of mice receiving the fake treatment developed the ear infection. “The nasal spray may eventually be used we...
A Rehearsal To Deal With Possible Bird Flu Outbreak Conducted In Vietnam
...people participated in a rehearsal, dealing with a mock
situation of bird flu outbreak,// in northern Quang Ninh province, reports Vietnam News Agency. They conceived a situation in which four members in a family are infected with bird flu virus, 80 people from 60 nearby households also contact the dise...
Mock Exercise Conducted to Combat Potential Public Health Crisis
...40 public health professionals participated in the mock
exercise portraying an assumed avian flu infection in humans....
Medicos Of The Calcutta Medical College Join Anti-Reservation Quota Protest
... to the West Bengal capital. Students took out a mock
funeral procession of Human Resource Development Minister Arjun Singh, carrying his effigy in a cot to downtown Esplanade area and later setting it ablaze. The students also submitted a memorandum to West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi in Raj ...
APEC to conduct mock bird flu exercise
... countries are teaming up next month to roll out a mock
drill that will gauge the effectiveness of a global response to a pandemic. Australia and Singapore will be co-coordinating the exercise, due to be held on June 7th and 8th. This idea was conceived and communicated during an Asia-Pacific Economic C...
Brain Is More Active While Hiding The Truth, Reveals fMRI Imaging
...ects for the study, who witnessed the staging of a mock
shooting (firing of blank bullets) in a test room. 5 of the study participants were asked to tell the trust while the rest were required to lie deliberately. All these individuals were assessed both with fMRI and the standard polygraph test. Activati...