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  • Continuing Medical E
  • New England Eye Center/Tufts University School of Medicine offers a three-year residency in Ophthalmology, fellowships in several subspecialty areas, and a range of continuing medical education courses. (neec.com)
  • Yoga Education Department: The Institute offers three themes of yoga education, Diploma in Yoga Science, Certificate Course in Yoga Science for Target Group and Continuing Medical Education programme on Yoga Yoga Therapy and Training Department: The Institute offers yoga training and yoga therapy under the banner of this department. (wikipedia.org)
  • The AAFP offers its physician, resident, and student members Continuing Medical Education on topics related to family medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • The AAFP promotes increased funding for undergraduate, graduate and continuing medical education, and strives to develop mechanisms that will increase the Part II maintenance of certification passing rate of family medicine residency graduates. (wikipedia.org)
  • organization
  • Three hundred fifty-four consenting participants were consecutively selected from eligible hypertensive patients on treatment attending the outpatients department at Lupane District Hospital for their reviews.Blood pressure and anthropometric measurements were taken as per World Health Organization guidelines.Mean systolic BP was 151.0 mmHg and mean diastolic BP was 92.6 mmHg. (nih.gov)
  • FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives with research, education and services in family planning, STDs/HIV and family health. (dmoztools.net)
  • Over the years, the organization has opened facilities in 15 countries, while NGOs, medical schools and hospitals in many additional countries have adopted its programs for community health education. (wikipedia.org)
  • The organization serves remote regions and, when appropriate, supplies laptops, projectors, solar equipment and complete health education libraries. (wikipedia.org)
  • While most of its work deals with health education, occasionally the organization comes across circumstances that merit special attention. (wikipedia.org)
  • ELSO provides position statements on: Organization of ECMO programs for acute respiratory failure in adult patients Joint Statement on Mechanical Circulatory Support in Children: A Consensus Review from the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society and ELSO Use of ECMO in Ebola virus disease Cooper DS, Jacobs JP, Moore L, Stock A, Gaynor JW, Chancy T, et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Patient Safety Foundation is an independent not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that aims to engage key stakeholders to advance patient safety and health care workforce safety and disseminate strategies to prevent harm. (wikipedia.org)
  • The American Society of Professionals in Patient Safety, which was formed in January 2011, was introduced as the first such organization for individuals (as opposed to organizations) seeking to immerse themselves in a community of like-minded professionals. (wikipedia.org)
  • DPC is a patient-led organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • The stated long-term goals of DPC are to be an organization that plays an advisory role to the United States Congress, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and dialysis providers and that works to achieve superior education for dialysis and pre-dialysis patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • The patient advocate may be an individual or an organization, often, though not always, concerned with one specific group of disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following the 2011 death of Ken Schueler - a charter member of the APHA, described as "the Father of Private Patient Advocacy" - the organization established the H. Kenneth Schueler Patient Advocacy Compass Award. (wikipedia.org)
  • Joanna Smith founded NAHAC on July 15, 2009 as a broad-based, grassroots organization for health care and patient advocacy. (wikipedia.org)
  • neurologists
  • The Center utilizes a team of doctors, nurse practitioners, fellows, social workers, consultants and a psychiatrist in its integrated approach to enhancing the treatment of MS, attracting visiting neurologists and patients worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • Registries
  • Key to the GDCN is its ongoing enrollment and follow-up of patients in 16 specific glomerular disease registries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The registries allow nephrologists to identify patients at the onset of their disease and follow the course of their disease throughout their lifetime. (wikipedia.org)
  • Continual update of patients' medical records and contact information for the registries allows the GDCN to recruit patients for participation in a variety of more focused studies that may include the collection of blood and urine or the completion of questionnaires or telephone interviews. (wikipedia.org)
  • outcomes
  • Engaging patients in their medical care and treatment decisions often reduces costs and leads to better outcomes. (uptodate.com)
  • Established in 2007, the Institute's charter is "to identify new approaches to improving patient safety, call for the innovation necessary to expedite the work, create significant, sustainable improvements in culture, process, and outcomes, and encourage key stakeholders to assume significant roles in advancing patient safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • diabetic patients
  • WHO IRIS: Sociodemographic determinants of management behaviour of diabetic patients. (who.int)
  • Sociodemographic determinants of management behaviour of diabetic patients. (who.int)
  • We aimed to: describe the level of knowledge of diabetic patients about the disease, show the relationship between demographic variables [age, sex and education] and level of knowledge and reveal the relationship between knowledge and management-related behaviour of diabetics. (who.int)
  • We found that a majority of diabetic patients [90.0%] had poor knowledge about the disease, 83.7% had poor knowledge about the complications associated with diabetes and 96.3% had poor awareness of how to control the disease. (who.int)
  • Ketogenic Diet in Indian Children with Uncontrolled Epilepsy The Hip Masters Course 24-30 Dec'06: Shushrusha's Faculty N. S. Laud and S. Gawhale Pituitary metastases in carcinoma breast Breast-Feeding and Risk for Childhood Obesity ICU registrar, Vivek Desai, Shushrusha Hospital, Mumbai to Hospmac Hospital Consultancy Prevalence of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Its Association With Cardiovascular Disease Among Type 2 Diabetic Patients, Targher et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • therapies
  • Specific therapies, such as hydralazine and nitrates, are specifically indicated for African-American patients in addition to other more standard medications. (ohsu.edu)
  • organizations
  • Recent surveys have indicated that nearly 60 percent of patients with Parkinson's disease were not taking advantage of the resources available to them through patient-centered Parkinson's organizations such as PDF. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hospital
  • It aims to accelerate the recovery of surgical patients while decreasing complications and reducing hospital length of stay. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A nationwide cohort of 4,158 patients with an initial admission for PAD in the lower extremities was identified through linkage of the national hospital and population register in 1997 and 2000. (nih.gov)
  • Three hundred fifty-four consenting participants were consecutively selected from eligible hypertensive patients on treatment attending the outpatients department at Lupane District Hospital for their reviews. (nih.gov)
  • In 2011, the hospital had a number of entertainers visit patients and staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • In such a situation, this hospital envisages providing "The Third Force" - institutions where the health of the patient is more important than financial resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • morbidity
  • Patients with heart failure have a predictably unpredictable condition, but a systems approach can decrease the number of emergency calls and visits as well as morbidity. (ohsu.edu)
  • Awareness
  • At that meeting, representatives of the AMA announced plans to form a foundation that would be "a collaborative initiative involving all members of the healthcare community aimed at stimulating leadership, fostering awareness, and enhancing patient safety knowledge creation, dissemination and implementation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Typical advocacy activities are the following: patient rights, matters of privacy, confidentiality or informed consent, patient representation, awareness building, support and education of patients, survivors and their carers. (wikipedia.org)
  • physician
  • He should put the indication for this as generous as possible and deal extensively with a possible risky behaviour which might not be conscious to both the patient and the physician. (mendeley.com)
  • The Beyond the Basics topics are also reviewed by an external physician author and section editor. (uptodate.com)
  • Rahul K. Parikh is an American pediatrician practicing in the San Francisco Bay Area, and who is also employed by Kaiser Permanente in Walnut Creek, California, as the associate Physician-in-Chief of Patient Education in the Diablo Service Area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Resources
  • Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems that track the distribution of patient-specific educational resources for unique patients can use the UpToDate topics to meet Meaningful Use Stage 2 quality measures. (uptodate.com)
  • Please consult your UpToDate Account Manager to determine your license type and if your EHR system can use the HL7 Infobutton functionality to track the distribution of patient-specific education resources. (uptodate.com)
  • The AAFP provides patients with free educational resources on its consumer health site. (wikipedia.org)
  • Eligible
  • Participants 279 of 363 eligible patients without myocardial infarction or stroke. (bmj.com)
  • Randomised controlled trials (RCTs) and quasi-experimental studies that evaluated health education programmes in adults older than 60 years with age-related macular degeneration were eligible for inclusion. (york.ac.uk)
  • adherence
  • Primary and secondary outcome measures Primary endpoint was patient adherence to antihypertensive or statin drug therapy by comparing prescriptions and patient-reported uptake after 6 months. (bmj.com)
  • research
  • Tisch MS Research Center of New York (Tisch MSRCNY) will hold its' 20th Annual MS Patient Education Symposium on Sunday, October 22nd at the New York Hilton in Midtown. (tischms.org)
  • Support Tisch MS and our innovative research leading to treatments that improve the lives of patients. (tischms.org)
  • There is little empirical research into this topic. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Members of the PPAC are active in a number of areas, including patient education and support, fundraising, and influencing and supporting Parkinson's disease research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Independent institute promoting oral health through research and education. (dmoztools.net)
  • It also had around 60 different research projects going, studying topics such as autism and eksoskeletons to help with walking. (wikipedia.org)
  • These teams identify and address country priority topics where a perceived need to strengthen the systematic use of research evidence to inform decisions about policies for health has been identified. (wikipedia.org)
  • reduction
  • If renal function worsens, it may seem appropriate to stop the ACE inhibitor or ARB, but patients with heart failure should take a vasodilator and substituting hydralazine and nitrates for afterload reduction is important. (ohsu.edu)
  • practitioners
  • The academy seeks to provide a system of adult education and certification in a modern and standardised way to provide a set level of knowledge and education for practitioners working in the wilderness arena. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Patients with hip osteoarthritis and an indication for hip replacement surgery, aged 40 years and above, will be consecutively recruited and randomized into two treatment groups. (biomedsearch.com)
  • The active treatment group will receive 3 months of supervised exercise consisting of 12 sessions of individualized, goal-based neuromuscular training, and 12 sessions of intensive resistance training plus patient education (3 sessions). (biomedsearch.com)
  • Secondary endpoints included informed choice, risk knowledge (score 0-11 from 11 questions) and prioritised treatment goals of patients and doctors. (bmj.com)
  • Distribution of mean systolic and mean diastolic blood pressure with age group among hypertensive patients on treatment in Lupane district, 2012. (nih.gov)
  • This site offers education on oral health topics from A-Z. Includes condition overview, patient FAQS, treatment options and educational videos. (dmoztools.net)
  • Shushrusha proposes to extend in-patient and domiciliary cover and treatment to elderly parents of Indians diaspora abroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • The programs focus on toxicants, drugs of abuse, drug analysis, and biotransformation, as well as the treatment of poisoned or overdosed patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • acute
  • In conclusion, our findings demonstrate that, 5 year mortality risk is high, especially in men and comparable to that of patients admitted for acute myocardial infarction or ischemic stroke. (nih.gov)
  • Support
  • For the past two years, DPC has focused on health reform including lobbying in support of HR 6331 and The Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA). (wikipedia.org)
  • programs
  • The People with Parkinson's Advisory Council (PPAC) is a committee of people with Parkinson's Disease created to provide the patient perspective to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF) in developing programs and setting priorities. (wikipedia.org)
  • By June 1982, there were nine NATA-approved graduate athletic training education programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • NATA's Professional Education Committee (PEC) was the first to take on this role of approving athletic training educational programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The AMA's Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation (CAHEA) was given the responsibility in 1993 to develop requirements for the programs of entry-level athletic trainers. (wikipedia.org)
  • A year later CAHEA was broken up and replaced with the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), which then lead the accreditation process. (wikipedia.org)
  • Three years later JRC-AT officially became the Committee for Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE), which is fully in charge of accrediting athletic training programs in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • WiRED International provides health information to underdeveloped areas by delivering programs, equipment and coordinated health education. (wikipedia.org)
  • University of Florida: Forensic Science Distance Education Programs University of Florida pharmaceutical chemistry distance education program University of Florida, Forensic Science Distance Education Programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basics
  • Refer your patients to the free patient site featuring our Beyond the Basics level content by writing an information prescription or installing a free patient search box on your website. (uptodate.com)
  • include
  • Rating Scales Rating scales are managed by the Society and include scale licensing, translation, marketing, education and training. (wikipedia.org)
  • chronic
  • Patients with heart failure may need a provider at a moment's notice, when neither the primary provider nor cardiologist has capacity, making it essential to manage urgent and chronic concerns proactively. (ohsu.edu)