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  • Objective
  • The overall objective of the proposed study is to evaluate levels of exposure to environmental toxins and psychological trauma as a result of Hurricane Sandy and their effects on respiratory and mental health in a sample of 550 WTC responders from highly affected areas. (grantome.com)
  • Objective sequelae and post-treatment subjective symptoms such as fatigue, malaise, arthralgias, headache, myalgias, paresthesias, dizziness, or irritability in patients treated for multiple Erythema migrans with ceftriaxone or doxycycline for 15 days. (patientsville.com)
  • outcomes
  • The guide was created by consumer health researcher and author, Catherine J. Frompovich, and President of SaneVax Inc., Norma Erickson in response to multiple inquiries from parents, medical professionals and attorneys who were looking for a means to establish a causal relationship between vaccines and serious adverse outcomes. (scienceblogs.com)
  • There is a growing body of evidence from our research group and others to suggest that the impact of certain exposures on mental health outcomes might also depend on whether those exposures occur during "sensitive periods" in development. (thedunnlab.com)
  • Zika
  • Other documented modes of Zika virus transmission include intrauterine and perinatal transmission, sexual transmission and laboratory exposures. (cdc.gov)
  • 1) describe the epidemiology, clinical manifestation, management and prevention of Zika virus disease, 2) discuss diagnostic testing for Zika virus infection and interpretation of test results, 3) articulate the importance of early recognition and reporting of cases, 4) state the recommendations for pregnant women and possible Zika virus exposure, and 5) discuss evaluation of infants with microcephaly and relationship of Zika in microcephaly. (cdc.gov)
  • estimate
  • Exposures of German hard coal miners to nitrogen monoxide (NO), nitrogen dioxide (NO2) and carbon monoxide (CO) were measured in a cohort of 1369 miners from two German coal mines, and the data were used to estimate long-term exposures. (ilo.org)
  • gated) takes economic panel data from 1970-2005 for 409 coastal counties in 19 states and applies his newly created Hurricane Destruction Index (HURR) to estimate the economic impact of hurricanes on local counties using weights and a series of regressions. (fhi360.org)
  • In the first article, Strobl takes economic panel data‚Ķ and applies his newly created Hurricane Destruction Index to estimate the economic impact of hurricanes on local counties using weights and a series of regressions. (fhi360.org)
  • adversity
  • Sensitive periods are high-risk/high-reward stages in the course of the lifespan when the brain is highly plastic and when experience, whether exposure to adversity on the one hand or health-promoting interventions on the other, can have lasting impacts on brain health. (thedunnlab.com)
  • lifetime exposure
  • A warm washcloth was used initially, chemotherapy is standard practice for growth as well as demonstrate a greater lifetime exposure to high protein binding, it is focal and may reduce bupropion efficacy. (nordes.org)
  • survivors
  • In this study, exposure refers to survivors who suffered from life-changing situations, such as personal injuries, the deaths or injury of family members, relatives or friends or the loss of or damage to personal or family property, as a result of the earthquake. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The mediating effect of risk perception on the exposure and psychological health in survivors from the Longmen Shan Fault area and the moderating effect of social support on the relationship between risk perception and psychological health were both examined. (biomedcentral.com)
  • responders
  • One of the most vulnerable groups living in these highly affected areas is responders to the attacks on the World Trade Center (WTC) on September 11, 2001 (9/11), many of whom continue to be active responders and, have persistent respiratory and psychological problems, or both, as a result of their response to 9/11. (grantome.com)
  • Disaster Response
  • The American Medical Association Center for Public Health Preparedness and Disaster Response convened an expert working group (EWG) to review extant competencies and achieve consensus on an educational framework and competency set from which educators could devise learning objectives and curricula tailored to fit the needs of all health professionals in a disaster. (cambridge.org)
  • mental
  • Survivor direct risk perception was found to play a partial mediating role in the relationship between exposure and the two domains (Physical component summary (PCS) and the Mental component summary (MCS)) of psychological health. (biomedcentral.com)
  • impact
  • A few intriguing trends include: 28% of the estimated economic loss is rich people moving away, and local political influence at the state and national level mitigates the economic impact of hurricanes as does participation in the National Flood Insurance Program. (fhi360.org)
  • data
  • By applying these data and the estimates of experts concerning retrospectives, cumulative exposures for NO and NO2 were determined from 1974 until 1998. (ilo.org)
  • risk
  • Survivor indirect risk perception was found to have a only partial mediating effect on the association between exposure and MCS. (biomedcentral.com)
  • among
  • Among diesel engine drivers, current 8h average exposures were 1.35ppm for NO and 0.21ppm for NO2. (ilo.org)
  • Public Health
  • Participants also discussed what can be learned from the public health response to past zoonotic disease outbreaks, and how intersectoral preparedness strategies can best be implemented in a One Health co. (medworm.com)
  • months
  • Two months ago, the western wall of Hurricane Michael decimated my hometown in the Florida Panhandle - a sparsely populated, tree-filled, white sand beach section of the state. (fhi360.org)
  • daily
  • G applied daily around the genitals but may manifest as nonspecific sequelae of undiagnosed or untreated poag, the cause of aids. (nordes.org)