Doctor patient relations involve many dynamics, including relationship building, a sense of humor and the shared help of many different health professionals.Gone are the days where the doctor makes decisions in isolation.These days patients are much more involved in the decision making process.
Epidural anesthesia is regional anesthesia that blocks pain in a particular region of the body. The goal of an epidural is to provide analgesia, or pain relief, rather than complete anesthesia, which is total lack of feeling. Epidurals block the nerve impulses from the lower spinal segments resulting in decreased sensation in the lower half of the body.
Major medical journal Lancet has retracted a landmark study, stating that the study was not correctly implemented.Andrew Wakefield’s 1998 study argues links between childhood vaccinations and autism.This is one of the leading pieces of research that found the basis of the argument that many people hold regarding links to childhood autism.Although this is an unprecedented event, this hasn’t moved the mindset of anti-vaccine supporters who argue there have been consecutive studies produced supporting their stance.