Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Infectious and Non Infectious Diseases

303

Published on

Published in: Health & Medicine
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
303
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
11
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Whooping Cough Case Study
  • 2. Cause  Bortdetella Pertussis Bacteria
  • 3. Transmission  Droplets from the respiratory tract
  • 4.  Sometimes though clothes and toys
  • 5. Symptoms – Beginning  Appears like a normal common cold  Sneezing  Runny nose  Slight fever
  • 6. Symptoms – disease progresses  Uncontrolled bouts of coughing  Whooping noises in between breathing and bursts of coughing
  • 7. Worst Stages  Regular Convulsions  Face turning red  Lips and face turning blue  Vomiting
  • 8. Treatment – Antibiotics  Azithromycin for 5 days  Erythromycin or clarithromycin for 7 days
  • 9. Treatments – others  Steam inhalers  Paracetamol  Support  Fluids  Rest
  • 10. Vaccinations Vaccinations are used in todays world to prevent whooping cough. The vaccine is called DTaP and is given to babies and children.
  • 11. Place
  • 12. Vaccination
  • 13. Anorexia Nervosa Case Study
  • 14. Causes            Determination to lose weight Severe food restriction Over exercise Fasting Dieting Vomiting Laxatives Diuretic abuse Diet pills Individual factors  Bullying and dissatisfaction of body Societal factors  the western world is more susceptible to anorexia nervosa
  • 15. Transmission  Anorexia Nervosa can be transmitted through genetics
  • 16. Symptoms  There is a criteria to meet for a person to be classified as anorexic. — refusal to maintain body weight over a minimal normal weight for age and height — Intense fear of gaining weight or becoming fat, even thought the person is underweight — Disturbance in the way in which one's body weight, sixe or shape is experienced — Absence of at least 3 menstrual cycles
  • 17. Tell tale signs         Disturbance in the way the body is perceived Low body temperature Lanugo hair Dray hair and skin Loss of hair Electrolyte disturbances Constipation Bloating
  • 18. Treatment  There is no medical treatment for anorexia nervosa Treatment includes  Counselling and professional help  Consulting a dietician  Staying away from people, place and activities that trigger the obsession with being thin.
  • 19. Prevention  Sadly there is no scientific way to prevent anorexia nervosa but it can be caught early and treated before the disease can develop to a heightened level.

×