Synonyms for morbidities or Related words with morbidities
Examples of "morbidities"
8) Resolution / control of type 2 diabetes and accompanying co-
In many instances, this population of patient has multiple diagnoses, co-
and their medical needs are extensive.
When losing weight patients may also experience improvement in co-
such as hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, and diabetes.
Systemic inflammation has been linked to an array of adverse health outcomes, and diet has a measurable effect on markers of inflammation as well as inflammation-related
Hereditary motor and sensory neuropathies are relatively common and are often inherited with other neuromuscular conditions, and these co
cause an accelerated progression of the disease.
A large percentage of children that suffer from PEM also have other co-morbid conditions. The most common co-
are diarrhea (72.2% of a sample of 66 subjects) and malaria (43.3%). However, a variety of other conditions have been observed with PEM, including sepsis, severe anaemia, bronchopneumonia, HIV, tuberculosis, scabies, chronic suppurative otitis media, rickets, and keratomalacia. These co-
tax already malnourished children and may prolong hospital stays initially for PEM and may increase the likelihood of death.
An implantable ICD is more effective than drug therapy for prevention of sudden cardiac death due to VT and VF, but may be constrained by cost issues, as well as patient co-
and patient preference.
Integrated care seems particularly important to service provision to the elderly, as elderly patients often become chronically ill and subject to co-
and so have a special need of continuous care.
Underlying disease must be controlled to prevent exacerbation and worsening of ABPA, and in most patients this consists of managing their asthma or CF. Any other co-
, such as sinusitis or rhinitis, should also be addressed.
Quadriplegics can improve muscle strength by performing resistance training at least three times per week. Combining resistance training with proper nutrition intake can greatly reduce co-
such as obesity and type 2 diabetes.
Indicated for patients with exposed bone with symptoms of infection. This treatment modality may also be utilised for patients with other co-
which precludes invasive surgical methods. This approach requires antimicrobial mouthwashes, systemic antibiotics and antifungal medication and analgesics.
Lorcaserin (Belviq) was approved June 28, 2012 for obesity with other co-
. The average weight loss by study participants was modest, but the most common side effects of the drug are considered benign.
It is important to note that the specific surgery chosen is based on preservation of the facial nerve in order to avoid significant
(diseases). Furthermore, there are still many controversies regarding the choice of surgery and incidence of cancer recurrence. Below indicates the various and main techniques typically associated with a parotidectomy:
Pesticides are substances used to prevent, destroy, repel or mitigate pests, and they have been used throughout all of recorded history. Some pesticides persist for short periods of time and some for long periods of time which are considered persistent organic pollutants (POPs). Several cross-sectional studies have shown pesticides as obesogens, linking them to obesity, diabetes and other
Dysarthria may affect a single system; however, it is more commonly reflected in multiple motor-speech systems. The etiology, degree of neuropathy, existence of co-
, and the individual's response all play a role in the effect the disorder has on the individual's quality of life. Severity ranges from occasional articulation difficulties to verbal speech that is completely unintelligible.
Authorized by the National Health Survey Act of 1956, the U.S. Public Health Service was tasked with implementing an annual survey to collect information on
– physical or mental conditions related to any illness or injury – and medical service and medical facility utilization. The most recent re-design of the survey questionnaire was implemented in 1997.
Obesity now affects one in five children in the United States, and is the most prevalent nutritional disease of children and adolescents in the United States. Although obesity-associated
occur more frequently in adults, significant consequences of obesity as well as the antecedents of adult disease occur in obese children and adolescents.
Housing quality and health outcomes in the United States are inextricably linked. As a matter of U.S. public health, substandard housing is associated with outcomes such as injury, respiratory infections, heavy metal (e.g. lead) poisoning and asthma. It may also be associated with mental disability and with obesity and its related
Craniopharyngiomas are typically very slow growing tumors. They arise from the cells along the pituitary stalk, specifically from nests of odontogenic (tooth-forming) epithelium within the suprasellar/diencephalic region and, therefore, contain deposits of calcium that are evident on an x-ray. They are classified by histology as benign; however, as with many brain tumors, their treatment can be difficult, and significant
are associated with both the tumor and treatment.
The annual cost for treating psoriasis in the US is estimated as high as $32.5 billion, including $12.2 billion in direct costs. Pharmacy costs are the main source of direct expense, with biologic therapy the most prevalent. These costs increase significantly when co-morbid conditions such as heart disease, hypertension, diabetes, lung disease and psychiatric disorders are factored in. Expenses linked to co-
are estimated at an additional $23,000 per patient per year.
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