• The PILs readability was evaluated by Flesch/ Flesch-Kincaid readability (FRE/FK-GL) method before user-testing (n = 34 DFU patients) by quasi-experimental methods in patients with DFU. (elsevier.com)
  • They decided to perform a retrospective analysis of 773 patients with MM who visited 9 cancer centers between 2006 and 2019. (ajmc.com)
  • This will measure the percentage of participants who had uncontrolled hypertension at baseline who had an increase in the number of antihypertensive medication drug classes prescribed within 9 months. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A significantly higher percentage of patients receiving the multimedia method reported gains in posttransplant care knowledge (P = .05), less anxiety about the transplant surgery (P = .02), and satisfaction with the education method (P = .02) when compared to those receiving the standard method. (ovid.com)
  • In order to make your visit as efficient as possible, we encourage patients to pre-register online for Labor & Delivery and Surgery services. (providence.org)
  • This instruction sheet provides detailed instructions for showering with antiseptic soap and is given to all patients prior to joint replacement surgery to lower the risk of surgical site infection. (ihi.org)
  • Ambulatory Surgery Center Survey on Patient Safety Culture. (ahrq.gov)
  • Locating errors through networked surveillance: a multimethod approach to peer assessment, hazard identification, and prioritization of patient safety efforts in cardiac surgery. (ahrq.gov)
  • AimThe aim of the study was to describe topics and structure and documentation in preoperative nursing consultations with patients undergoing surgery for colorectal cancer. (diva-portal.org)
  • The results of the study facilitate the development of methods and structure to support person-centred communication where the patient is given space to get help with the difficult issues he/she may have when undergoing surgery. (diva-portal.org)
  • He pointed out a general difficulty among even college-educated patients with following prescription orders and post-surgery procedures. (healio.com)
  • The goal of the study is to determine whether an online caregiver education and support workshop can have lasting beneficial effects in helping caregivers improve their self-management of health skills, stress, and improve their caregiving abilities. (stanford.edu)
  • Started in 1995, this collection now contains 6536 interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and 722 chapters. (fpnotebook.com)
  • As many of our speakers yesterday emphasized, it is important for specialty pharmacy to highlight its significant contributions to clinical outcomes for patients by documenting studies and data,' said NASP Executive Director Sheila Arquette . (prnewswire.com)
  • NASP members include the nation's leading independent specialty pharmacies, pharmaceutical and biotechnology manufacturers, group purchasing organizations, patient advocacy groups, integrated delivery systems and health plans, technology and data management vendors, wholesalers/distributors and practicing pharmacists. (prnewswire.com)
  • The APICEM Tool provides links to Contributor's web sites containing Asian or Pacific Islander cancer education materials. (ethnomed.org)
  • LLS funds lifesaving blood cancer research around the world, provides free information and support services, and is the voice for all blood cancer patients seeking access to quality, affordable, coordinated care. (lls.org)
  • Cancer survivors and health care industry representatives testified about cancer research and patient care. (c-span.org)
  • AUSTIN, Texas - Online patient education materials addressing thyroid cancer are overwhelmingly written at a reading level beyond that recommended by national health care organizations, according to a speaker at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists' Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress. (healio.com)
  • The patient education materials available to the patients on thyroid cancer treatment on the most frequently browsed web sites are above the national recommendation [reading] level," Rashika Bansal, MD, an internal medicine fellow at St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center/New York College, NJ, said during a presentation. (healio.com)
  • Additionally, insurance is also a very important economic factor, and we found that patients with high education levels are more likely to have insurance coverage," Li and colleagues said, adding that links between insurance and outcomes have been reported in other cancer studies. (ajmc.com)
  • Just as patients with a new cancer diagnosis see an oncologist, those with a new HF diagnosis should see a cardiologist for a comprehensive evaluation. (ohsu.edu)
  • The HPV vaccine and the media: How has the topic been covered and what are the effects on knowledge about the virus and cervical cancer? (rti.org)
  • CONCLUSIONS: There was a large percentage of patients presenting for routine vision care, which may represent an encouraging trend in public education efforts concerning children's vision care needs. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Literature across a variety of specialties indicates that health professionals often fail to provide health education, resulting in ineffective therapies, return visits, and iatrogenic illnesses (1,2). (cdc.gov)