LEADING ARTICLE: Bad Obstetric History: Etiology and Risk Factors
Abdulghani Mohamed Alsamarai, Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Medical Sciences.
Journal Title:Aalborg Academy Journal of Medical Sciences
As the Iraqi health care system has evolved, people have had to take a more effective role in the care they receive. . Fortunately, taking more responsibility for understanding community health care and individuals communicating with their doctor can help extend society healthy years. Preventive medicine is one area of health care in which all consumers can exercise more dependability and control. Getting regular screening tests for common health problems is a simple and effective first stage. Screening tests can give the community and health care providers the information needed to recognize health risks and take preventive measures before they become more severe problems . Screening tests include self-checks, clinical exams, non-laboratory tests (such as imaging tests), and laboratory tests. The focus here is on laboratory screening tests. Getting routine tests performed even though you have no signs can help discover problems early and help you profit from easier and more active treatment. It can sometimes even prevent disease.