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Patients Satisfaction toward Anesthesia Services at Public Hospitals in Sana'a City-Yemen

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Background: Patient satisfaction is the degree of fulfilling patients’ anticipation which is an important component and quality indicator in anaesthesia service.

Aim: to assess patient satisfaction with anaesthesia services at hospitals in Sanaa City Yemen.

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Patient satisfaction; anaesthesia services; Sana, a city; Yemen.

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The Effect of Khat Chewing on Blood Pressure and the Correlation between Body Mass Index and Blood Pressure among Yemeni People in Sana'a City

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Background: Khat leaves is chewed habitually by among of Yemeni people for its efficacy on the body energy. Aim: to determine the percentage effect of Khat chewing on blood pressure, and the role of BMI on blood pressure in Khat chewers. Methods: In this study, twenty randomly individuals chewing Khat were selected to measure their blood pressure pre and post Khat chewing session for 20 days. Results: showed about 10% of blood pressure increased above the normal rate after chewing Khat.

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Khat, Blood pressure, body mass index, cathinone, Yemen

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Investigation of Essential Oil of Melissa Officinalis for Acute and Sub-Chronic Oral Toxicity

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Background:   Medicinal plants continue to play central roles in the healthcare system of a large proportion of the world’s population.  Aim: To determine the acute and Sub-chronic oral toxicity of Melissa officinalis essential oil and to serve as criteria to recommend the ethno pharmacological uses of the plant. Methods: In the acute toxicity test, oral administration of 300 and 2000mg/kg of the Melissa officinalis essential oil was evaluated in mice.

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Melissa officinalis; Essential oil; Sub-chronic toxicity; Acute toxicity; Hematological parameters.

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