Day 1 :
- Womens Health
E. Nurse, MSCE, Colombia
Introduction: The adverse effects of dolutegravir on the mother and the fetus not yet have been widely studied; the integrate inhibitor antiretroviral drug was to prevent vertical transmission of HIV.
Objective: To identify the adverse effects of the use of dolutegravir That Have occurred in HIV-positive pregnant women and their children.
Methodology: A scoping review we performed in the Medline, Cochrane Library and EBSCO databases, with the MeSH terms dolutegravir and pregnancy.
Eligibility criteria: Clinical trials and observational studies conducted in pregnant women with HIV Were Treated with dolutegravir included. The search was limited to articles in Inglés and Spanish and published Until September 1 2018.
Results: The bibliographic search obtained seven investigations. Two studies report mild adverse effects in the mother. Six studies related to pregnancy outcomes described and delivery, with preterm delivery and small for age stational being the MOST reported. Four cases of neural tube defects in four studies we reported.
Discussion: There is not enough scientific evidence to associate the use of dolutegravir with the appearance of adverse effects on the mother and her children..
- Palliative Care
MB.BS, DPM (UCT), DFM (US), M. Phil (UCT) St. Chads Community Health Clinic Main Road, Ezakheni Ladysmith 3381 South Africa
I was graduated and achieved MB.BS degree in 1989 from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. There after I have done three post graduations studies respectively Diploma in Palliative Medicine 2007 and MPhil degree in Palliative Medicine, 2016 From the University of cape town, South Africa. I have also did post graduate Diploma in Family Medicine, 2011 from the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. I have worked in many countries in the world like Bangladesh, UK, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa. Since 2005 I have been working in South Africa under the Department of Health. I am a life member of Royal Medical Society, Edinburgh, UK and Fellow of Royal society of promotion of Health, UK. I am very much passionate about Palliative care Medicine and my thinking is without Palliative care Universal health care coverage cannot be delivered in health sector both public and private.
The objectives of the study were:
1. To identify the holistic care needs of stroke patients.
2. To describe the care provided to stroke patients.
3. To identify the gaps in the care requirements of stroke patients.
From the results of quantitative data analysis by using SS-QOL tools, it was identified that the physical, emotional and social dysfunctions were the major concern of the participants after surviving from acute stroke.