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S Lowe

The Revelatory Journey of Fine-tuning the Diagnosis of an Adult Male on the Autistic Spectrum – Asperger Syndrome/High-functioning Autism with Corollary Diagnoses

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2017.128
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283-8

ABSTRACT

This article provides an account of the revelatory experience of diagnosing a high-functioning, autistic, adult male by a non-specialist medical practitioner and its implications for knowledge, attitudes and practice in dealing with the autistic spectrum.

Accepted: 
15 Jun, 2017
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e-Published: 20 Jun, 2017

Report and Viewpoint on the Vaccine Safety Conference, Tryall Club, Jamaica, January 3–7, 2011: Cautionary Tales and Implications for the Caribbean

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295–8
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This paper represents information obtained from a recent conference on vaccination safety and policy and the author’s viewpoint on the same.

ABSTRACT

This paper represents information obtained from a recent conference on vaccination safety and policy: Vaccine Safety: Evaluating the Science Conference, Tryall Club, Jamaica, January 3–7, 2011 and the author’s viewpoint on the same. The first section represents a synopsis of recorded information and the second the author’s view of Caribbean concerns related to the recorded information.

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e-Published: 21 Aug, 2013

Report on Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: An Overlooked Therapeutic Option in Stroke Recovery and a Potential Source of Health Sector Revenue and Health Tourism

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2014.225
Pages: 
198–203

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This is a special case report on Jamaica’s first use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) in stroke recovery, presented at the 56th Annual Conference of the Association of Surgeons in Jamaica, Kingston, Jamaica. The literature and story behind the trial ‒ covering case history, diagnosis and discussion of outcome ‒ technical issues, costing, insurance and possibilities for income earning and health tourism are explored.

Revised: 
28 Apr, 2015
Accepted: 
29 Apr, 2015
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e-Published: 30 Jun, 2015
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