Like all other auto parts, seatbelts also deteriorates with its age as well as use. In case your vehicle has been involved in road accident, make sure you replace seats belts that you were using at the time of collision. One should never leave them unattended whenever they are damaged or broken because it will increase your chances of fatal injuries. When to Replace Seat Belts? Seatbelt seems normal and in good working condition after road accident.
Methods of sustaining concussions include car accidents and falls; however, the largest segment of the population affected by concussions is professional athletes. The prevalence of head injuries is important because traumatic brain injuries have been identified as a “potential risk factor for the occurrence (or early expression) of neurodegenerative dementing disorders, including Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s syndrome, and other psychiatric disorders such as clinical depression” (Guskiewicz, Marshall, Bailes, McCrea, Cantu, Randolph, Jordan, 2005). However, athletes are disproportionately affected. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 1.6 to 3.8 million Americans suffer a sport related concussion each year (Khurana, Kaye,
There have been many NFL players that have had serious issues due to concussions. Postmortem X-rays Hernandez suffered the worst case of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) ever in a 27 year old, this likely affected his memory and control over his actions (“Aaron Hernandez’s”). While in prison Hernandez committed suicide using his bedsheets. Once a person dies, they can have an autopsy scan. Autopsy scans can take from sixty minutes to five hours (concussion [page 12]).
In conclusion, statistics and Newton’s three laws of motion propose highly persuasive and logical reasoning for involuntary helmet use, safeguarding not only motorcyclist lives but other travelers as well. Although helmets are not guaranteed to save lives, helmet utilization has been the difference between life and death in many incidents in the past, but will continue to save lives if riders utilize helmets
Drugs of concern are those that are utilized in the treatment of cancer and drugs that inhibit blood clotting. Advantages Of Basal Implants : One piece implantology – Basal implants are one piece implants that minimizes the failure of implants due to interface problems between the connections that exist in conventional two and three piece implants. Basal – cortical bone support – These implants require support from the basal bone which is a lot more resistant to resorption, unlike the conventional implants that mostly take support from the crestal bone. Basal cortical bone has a much faster and stable repairing capacity. Works well in compromised bone situations – Bone augmentation / grafting, sinus lifting and nerve trans-positioning procedures can be avoided.
Introduction The traction splint is a much known device in the pre-hospital emergency service. Although not widely used in Namibia it can be classified as one of the most important and effective devices in the pre-hospital setting. This reflection focuses on the origin of the device and the importance of it, including the experience of the author with the device and complications that can arise when using the splint. History and Appearance The First World War affected many countries, a lot of soldiers were killed and injured. Some of these injuries were mid-shaft femur fractures.
The innovation lasers have brought to the skin care is no secret. This treatment is also centered on the pioneering laser technology which is capable of confiscating the acne scars. The skin of most of the individuals responds well to the laser treatments. Chemical peels involving AHAs and BHAs It is similar to the microdermabrasion treatment. It is an old way to rematerialize the skin, but owing to recent advancements, it has become more effective than ever.
About half of a century journalists at football matches reported crowd behavior, rather than just the game. It is evident that in these circumstances the media plays a very significant role in the public’s view of football fanatism and especially hooliganism. For decades football supporters have caused disorder both inside and outside football grounds in almost all countries where football is played . Acts of hooliganism have produced consequences of varying degrees of severity , including injuries and fatalities, as well as damage to property both inside and outside of stadiums. As a result of such occurrences, the phenomenon has received widespread attention from a variety of circles, notably the
Introduction Digital technology has helped making many major achievements during the 20th and 21st centuries. But while digital technology has been accredited for major development in many industries, in some others it has been noted to only optimize the field in limited ways. One such field that has only benefited in a limited way from digital technology advances has been the Radiology industry which has experienced developments but to a limited proportion of the users (Lanca & Silva, 2012). The medical use of digital radiology imaging of the human’s internal structure and appearance for medical investigation is one such area that has experienced serious limitations despite of developments in the field. This has resulted in the radiology technology encountering certain limitations which help prevent over exposure to the harmful radiation rays.
"Unlike a broken ankle, or other injuries you can feel with your hands, or seen on an x-ray, a concussion is a disruption of how the brain works”- USA Football (Kuwana, Ellen). You can say concussions are part of human nature; it happens every time, both in sports and daily life. Concussions are fatal injuries with possible long-term effects; it must be taken seriously, should not be stereotyped, as minor injuries and equipment must be improved through science in order to deal with the seriousness of concussions. This paper will discuss the basics of a concussion, prevention and treatment of concussions in football and lastly the social impacts of a concussion. A concussion is usually defined as a type of a traumatic brain injury, which is usually caused by a strong contact between an object and the head ("Injury Prevention & Control: Traumatic Brain Injury").