The Quality of Life of Patients with Implanted Electrical Cardiac Pacemakers

Aida Smagurienė, Jonas Sąlyga, Vida Mockienė Abstract The electric cardiac pacemaker (ECP) is implanted for treatmentof patients with complex heart pace and conductivity disorders. Dueto this, patients have to adapt to physical and emotional changesin their body. It is crucial to teach them because reinforcing theirknowledge on the ECP facilitates the adaptation to these changes.Also,…

Fertility Awareness Teaching in Higher Education institutions in Lithuania

Birutė Obelenienė Abstract Summary Health professionals, advising their patients on family planning have to possess adequate knowledge to teach their patients about fertility awareness-based methods. The aim: to identify the situation of fertility awareness teaching in higher education institutions in Lithuania. Methods: Graduate and postgraduate study programmes (for obstetricians, obstetriacian-gynecologists, family doctors) were analyzed using…