Postmenopausal Period -- See Postmenopause The physiological period following the MENOPAUSE, the permanent cessation of the menstrual life. Since in the United States the age of the menopause ranges between 48 and 55 years, generally conceived as middle age, the postmenopause often refers to women considerably older.
Postnatal Depression -- See Depression, Postpartum Depression in women occurring usually within four weeks after the delivery of a child. The degree of depression ranges from mild transient depression to neurotic or psychotic depressive disorders. (From DSM-IV, p386)
Postoperative Care -- See Also Physical Therapy Modalities Therapeutic modalities frequently used by physical therapists or physiotherapists to promote, maintain, or restore the physical and physiological well-being of an individual.
Postoperative Care : Medical care of the liver transplant patient : total pre-, intra- and post-operative management / edited by Paul G. Killenberg, Pierre-Alain Clavien, associate editors Alastair Smith, Beat Müllhaupt.
Postoperative Care Education : Perianesthesia nursing core curriculum : preprocedure, phase I and phase II, PACU nursing / American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses ; Lois Schick, Pamela E. Windle.
Postpartum Depression -- See Depression, Postpartum Depression in women occurring usually within four weeks after the delivery of a child. The degree of depression ranges from mild transient depression to neurotic or psychotic depressive disorders. (From DSM-IV, p386)
Postpartum Period : Women's Health during and after Pregnancy : a Theory-Based Study of Adaptation to Change / Lorraine Tulman, Jacqueline Fawcett.
Postpartum Period Nursing : Caring for the postpartum patient [videorecording] / [presented by] Medcom ; produced by Classroom Productions.
Potassium Acetate Analogs And Derivatives -- See Acetates Derivatives of ACETIC ACID. Included under this heading are a broad variety of acid forms, salts, esters, and amides that contain the carboxymethane structure.
Potassium Iodide Administration And Dosage : Distribution and administration of potassium iodide in the event of a nuclear incident / Committee to Assess the Distribution and Administration of Potassium Iodide in the Event of a Nuclear Incident, Board on Radiation Effects Research, Division of Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies.
Potential Auditory Evoked -- See Evoked Potentials, Auditory The electric response evoked in the cerebral cortex by acoustic stimulation or stimulation of the auditory pathways.
Potentials Auditory Evoked -- See Evoked Potentials, Auditory The electric response evoked in the cerebral cortex by acoustic stimulation or stimulation of the auditory pathways.
Pottos -- See Lorisidae A family of Primates of the suborder Strepsirhini containing six genera. The family is distributed in parts of Africa, India, Asia, and the Philippines. The six genera are: Arctocebus (golden potto), GALAGO (bush babies), Loris (slender loris), Nycticebus (slow loris), and Perodicticus (potto). Lorises and pottos are relatively common except for Arctocebus, the golden potto. All are arboreal and nocturnal.
Poultry Products : Fat Content and Composition of Animal Products : Proceedings of a Symposium, Washington, D.C., December 12-13, 1974 / Board on Agriculture and Renewable Sources Commission on Natural Resources and Food and Nutrition Board, Assembly of Life Sciences, National Research Council.
Poverty Statistics And Numerical Data : Studies of welfare populations : data collection and research issues / Panel on Data and Methods for Measuring the Effects of Changes in Social Welfare Programs ; Michele Ver Ploeg, Robert A. Moffitt, and Constance F. Citro, editors ; Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council.