Tag: "truant" at medical news
Nature’s fury leaves permanent scar
...nd are displaced by coercion. Relief supplies play truant
with them as does the, services and economic opportunities. The earthquake also has the potential to increase crime, acts of injustice and poverty in the NWFP and AJK, according to the report, including escalation of human trafficking cases. HIV/A...
NHS duped by Foreigners? IVF treatments Drain NHS Finances
...h they have not paid for. The ones who have played truant
are mostly couples availing IVF treatment and have vanished without paying a dime for it. The report revealed that nearly 106 hospitals have enabled ￡27 million worth of treatment, last year alone, to patients who were ineligible to receive the NHS...
Sway Schizophrenics With Incentives to Avail Regular Treatment
...50% of patients availing psychiatric services play truant
with their medication. Amid such a scenario, a novel think-tank// has come up with a strategy, designed to entice schizophrenics to take their medicines. Patients who rely on outreach services may have huge numbers of them who do not consume medicine...
Grossly Overweight Boy Likely to Be Sent into Care
...tra weight. The family has made a habit of playing truant
with the appointments. To quote an NHS source, “Taking the child into care or putting him on the child protection register is absolutely the last resort. We do not do these things lightly but we have got to consider what effect this life-style is h...
Rare Gonorrhea Strain Makes Diagnosis Very Difficult
...ely difficult. The enzyme in question, playing truant
in this odd strain of gonorrhea, was perceived to be present in all types of gonorrheal strains. While investigating, Dr Magnus Unemo from Orebro University Hospital in Sweden and colleagues found that gonorrhea strains detected in countries like Aus...