Health care workers specially trained and licensed to assist and support the work of health professionals. Often used synonymously with paramedical personnel, the term generally refers to all health care workers who perform tasks which must otherwise be performed by a physician or other health professional.
Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
Occupations of medical personnel who are not physicians, and are qualified by special training and, frequently, by licensure to work in supporting roles in the health care field. These occupations include, but are not limited to, medical technology, physical therapy, physician assistant, etc.
The availability of HEALTH PERSONNEL. It includes the demand and recruitment of both professional and allied health personnel, their present and future supply and distribution, and their assignment and utilization.
Individuals responsible for various duties pertaining to the medical office routine.
An enduring, learned predisposition to behave in a consistent way toward a given class of objects, or a persistent mental and/or neural state of readiness to react to a certain class of objects, not as they are but as they are conceived to be.
Individual's rights to obtain and use information collected or generated by others.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
The practice of assisting women in childbirth.
Development of a library collection, including the determination and coordination of selection policy, assessment of needs of users and potential users, collection use studies, collection evaluation, identification of collection needs, selection of materials, planning for resource sharing, collection maintenance and weeding, and budgeting.
Persons including soldiers involved with the armed forces.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
The individuals employed by the hospital.
Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.
The state wherein the person is well adjusted.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.
Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.
Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
Organized services to provide mental health care.
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.
A health care system which combines physicians, hospitals, and other medical services with a health plan to provide the complete spectrum of medical care for its customers. In a fully integrated system, the three key elements - physicians, hospital, and health plan membership - are in balance in terms of matching medical resources with the needs of purchasers and patients. (Coddington et al., Integrated Health Care: Reorganizing the Physician, Hospital and Health Plan Relationship, 1994, p7)
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
The status of health in rural populations.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
Planning, organizing, and administering all activities related to personnel.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
The status of health in urban populations.
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.
A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
The attitude and behavior associated with an individual using the computer.
Individuals licensed to practice medicine.
Conceptual response of the person to the various aspects of death, which are based on individual psychosocial and cultural experience.
The attitude of a significant portion of a population toward any given proposition, based upon a measurable amount of factual evidence, and involving some degree of reflection, analysis, and reasoning.
Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.
The practice of medicine as applied to special circumstances associated with military operations.
Professions or other business activities directed to the cure and prevention of disease. For occupations of medical personnel who are not physicians but who are working in the fields of medical technology, physical therapy, etc., ALLIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS is available.
Planning that has the goals of improving health, improving accessibility to health services, and promoting efficiency in the provision of services and resources on a comprehensive basis for a whole community. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988, p299)
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to people living in a community or neighborhood.
Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.
Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)
Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.
Health care professionals, technicians, and assistants staffing LABORATORIES in research or health care facilities.
The physical condition of human reproductive systems.
A preconceived judgment made without factual basis.
The selection, appointing, and scheduling of personnel.
Paramedical personnel trained to provide basic emergency care and life support under the supervision of physicians and/or nurses. These services may be carried out at the site of the emergency, in the ambulance, or in a health care institution.
A nursing specialty concerned with promoting and protecting the health of populations, using knowledge from nursing, social, and public health sciences to develop local, regional, state, and national health policy and research. It is population-focused and community-oriented, aimed at health promotion and disease prevention through educational, diagnostic, and preventive programs.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Services designed for HEALTH PROMOTION and prevention of disease.
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
Health services for employees, usually provided by the employer at the place of work.
Media that facilitate transportability of pertinent information concerning patient's illness across varied providers and geographic locations. Some versions include direct linkages to online consumer health information that is relevant to the health conditions and treatments related to a specific patient.
Professionals qualified by graduation from an accredited school of nursing and by passage of a national licensing examination to practice nursing. They provide services to patients requiring assistance in recovering or maintaining their physical or mental health.
Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.
Individuals enrolled in a school of medicine or a formal educational program in medicine.
A collective expression for all behavior patterns acquired and socially transmitted through symbols. Culture includes customs, traditions, and language.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
Health insurance plans for employees, and generally including their dependents, usually on a cost-sharing basis with the employer paying a percentage of the premium.
Hostile conflict between organized groups of people.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
The interactions between physician and patient.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.
Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.
The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.
Those physicians who have completed the education requirements specified by the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Health care services related to human REPRODUCTION and diseases of the reproductive system. Services are provided to both sexes and usually by physicians in the medical or the surgical specialties such as REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE; ANDROLOGY; GYNECOLOGY; OBSTETRICS; and PERINATOLOGY.
An aspartic endopeptidase that is similar in structure to CATHEPSIN D. It is found primarily in the cells of the immune system where it may play a role in processing of CELL SURFACE ANTIGENS.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in the aged and the maintenance of health in the elderly.
A potent mutagen and carcinogen. It is a reduction product of 4-NITROQUINOLINE-1-OXIDE. It binds with nucleic acids and inactivates both bacteria and bacteriophage.
The systematic application of information and computer sciences to public health practice, research, and learning.
An oversimplified perception or conception especially of persons, social groups, etc.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Diseases caused by factors involved in one's employment.
Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.
Organized services to provide health care to women. It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available.
Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.
Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
The movement of cells from one location to another. Distinguish from CYTOKINESIS which is the process of dividing the CYTOPLASM of a cell.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
Evaluation procedures that focus on both the outcome or status (OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT) of the patient at the end of an episode of care - presence of symptoms, level of activity, and mortality; and the process (ASSESSMENT, PROCESS) - what is done for the patient diagnostically and therapeutically.
Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.
A course of study offered by an educational institution.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.
Longitudinal patient-maintained records of individual health history and tools that allow individual control of access.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.
Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.
Interactions between health personnel and patients.
The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.
The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.
The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
An infant during the first month after birth.
Professional medical personnel approved to provide care to patients in a hospital.
A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.
The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of men.
Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.
Organized services to provide health care to adolescents, ages ranging from 13 through 18 years.
Health care provided to specific cultural or tribal peoples which incorporates local customs, beliefs, and taboos.
Abstract standards or empirical variables in social life which are believed to be important and/or desirable.
Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.
State plans prepared by the State Health Planning and Development Agencies which are made up from plans submitted by the Health Systems Agencies and subject to review and revision by the Statewide Health Coordinating Council.
Organized systems for providing comprehensive prepaid health care that have five basic attributes: (1) provide care in a defined geographic area; (2) provide or ensure delivery of an agreed-upon set of basic and supplemental health maintenance and treatment services; (3) provide care to a voluntarily enrolled group of persons; (4) require their enrollees to use the services of designated providers; and (5) receive reimbursement through a predetermined, fixed, periodic prepayment made by the enrollee without regard to the degree of services provided. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)
Individuals responsible for the development of policy and supervision of the execution of plans and functional operations.
The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
Voluntary groups of people representing diverse interests in the community such as hospitals, businesses, physicians, and insurers, with the principal objective to improve health care cost effectiveness.
Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.
The exchange or transmission of ideas, attitudes, or beliefs between individuals or groups.
An armed intervention involving multi-national forces in the country of IRAQ.
A course or method of action selected, usually by an organization, institution, university, society, etc., from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions and positions on matters of public interest or social concern. It does not include internal policy relating to organization and administration within the corporate body, for which ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION is available.
Place or physical location of work or employment.
Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Support systems that provide assistance and encouragement to individuals with physical or emotional disabilities in order that they may better cope. Informal social support is usually provided by friends, relatives, or peers, while formal assistance is provided by churches, groups, etc.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
The practice of medicine concerned with conditions affecting the health of individuals associated with the marine environment.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
Customer satisfaction or dissatisfaction with a benefit or service received.
Recommendations for directing health planning functions and policies. These may be mandated by PL93-641 and issued by the Department of Health and Human Services for use by state and local planning agencies.
Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.
A method of data collection and a QUALITATIVE RESEARCH tool in which a small group of individuals are brought together and allowed to interact in a discussion of their opinions about topics, issues, or questions.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of public health.
Education which increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of dental health on a personal or community basis.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
Beliefs and values shared by all members of the organization. These shared values, which are subject to change, are reflected in the day to day management of the organization.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
A province of Canada lying between the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec. Its capital is Toronto. It takes its name from Lake Ontario which is said to represent the Iroquois oniatariio, beautiful lake. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p892 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p391)
The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in an educational institution.
The giving of advice and assistance to individuals with educational or personal problems.
Procedures outlined for the care of casualties and the maintenance of services in disasters.
Individuals participating in the health care system for the purpose of receiving therapeutic, diagnostic, or preventive procedures.
Financial resources provided for activities related to health planning and development.
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
The process of choosing employees for specific types of employment. The concept includes recruitment.
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
Use for general articles concerning medical education.
The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.
Those individuals engaged in research.

Physicians' response to abnormal results of routine urinalysis. (1/8413)

To determine the clinical usefulness of routine urinalysis, the records of 400 patients were examined for results of the first urinalysis following admission to hospital, and the attending physician's response to abnormal findings was evaluated. Results were abnormal for 116 patients (29.0%); there were 22 (5.5% of total urinalyses) abnormalities of chemical constituents (protein, glucose or bilirubin was present) only, 56 (14.0%) of sediment only and 38 (9.5%) of both chemical constituents and sediment. The attending physician did not respond to abnormal results in 50.9% of the 116 instances.  (+info)

Good health care: patient and professional perspectives. (2/8413)

Many health needs assessment exercises are professionally led, employing complex epidemiological methods. An alternative method that gives valuable information about patient preferences is a forced-choice questionnaire, which this study used in five practices in the West of Scotland. In each practice, patient-centred care was the most highly valued attribute of service provision.  (+info)

A performance-based lottery to improve residential care and training by institutional staff. (3/8413)

Two experiments were conducted on four units of a residential facility for the multiply-handicapped retarded in an attempt to improve daily care and training services. Experiment I compared the effects of two procedures in maintaining the work performance of attendants, using an A-B design on two units. One procedure consisted of implementing specific staff-resident assignments, the other consisted of allowing attendants who had met performance criteria to be eligible for a weekly lottery in which they could win the opportunity to rearrange their days off for the following week. Results showed that the lottery was a more effective procedure as measured by the per cent of time attendants engaged in predefined target behaviors, and by their frequency of task completion in several areas of resident care. Experiment II replicated and extended these results to the area of work quality on two additional units, using a multiple-baseline design. The performance lottery was found to be an effective econimical procedure that could be implemented by supervisory staff on a large scale.  (+info)

Hospital restructuring and the changing nature of the physical therapist's role. (4/8413)

BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: This study was conducted to identify role behavior changes of acute care physical therapists and changes in the organizational and professional context of hospitals following restructuring. METHODS: A Delphi technique, which involved a panel of 100 randomly selected acute care physical therapy managers, was used as the research design for this study. Responses from rounds 1 and 2 were synthesized and organized into exhaustive and mutually exclusive categories for round 3. Data obtained from round 3 were used to develop a comprehensive perspective on the changes that have occurred. RESULTS: Changed role behaviors in patient care and professional interaction, including increased emphasis on evaluation, planning, teaching, supervising, and collaboration, appeared to be extensions of unchanged role behaviors. Reported changes in the structural and professional context of physical therapy services included using critical pathways to guide care, providing services system-wide, and using educational activities and meetings to maintain a sense of community. The importance of professionalism to physical therapists' work was identified and related to specific role behavior changes. CONCLUSION AND DISCUSSION: The changing role of physical therapists in acute care hospitals includes an increased emphasis on higher-level skills in patient care and professional interaction and the continuing importance of professionalism.  (+info)

The effect of race and sex on physicians' recommendations for cardiac catheterization. (5/8413)

BACKGROUND: Epidemiologic studies have reported differences in the use of cardiovascular procedures according to the race and sex of the patient. Whether the differences stem from differences in the recommendations of physicians remains uncertain. METHODS: We developed a computerized survey instrument to assess physicians' recommendations for managing chest pain. Actors portrayed patients with particular characteristics in scripted interviews about their symptoms. A total of 720 physicians at two national meetings of organizations of primary care physicians participated in the survey. Each physician viewed a recorded interview and was given other data about a hypothetical patient. He or she then made recommendations about that patient's care. We used multivariate logistic-regression analysis to assess the effects of the race and sex of the patients on treatment recommendations, while controlling for the physicians' assessment of the probability of coronary artery disease as well as for the age of the patient, the level of coronary risk, the type of chest pain, and the results of an exercise stress test. RESULTS: The physicians' mean (+/-SD) estimates of the probability of coronary artery disease were lower for women (probability, 64.1+/-19.3 percent, vs. 69.2+/-18.2 percent for men; P<0.001), younger patients (63.8+/-19.5 percent for patients who were 55 years old, vs. 69.5+/-17.9 percent for patients who were 70 years old; P<0.001), and patients with nonanginal pain (58.3+/-19.0 percent, vs. 64.4+/-18.3 percent for patients with possible angina and 77.1+/-14.0 percent for those with definite angina; P=0.001). Logistic-regression analysis indicated that women (odds ratio, 0.60; 95 percent confidence interval, 0.4 to 0.9; P=0.02) and blacks (odds ratio, 0.60; 95 percent confidence interval, 0.4 to 0.9; P=0.02) were less likely to be referred for cardiac catheterization than men and whites, respectively. Analysis of race-sex interactions showed that black women were significantly less likely to be referred for catheterization than white men (odds ratio, 0.4; 95 percent confidence interval, 0.2 to 0.7; P=0.004). CONCLUSIONS: Our findings suggest that the race and sex of a patient independently influence how physicians manage chest pain.  (+info)

Reactions to medical abortion among providers of surgical abortion: an early snapshot.(6/8413)


Provider attitudes toward dispensing emergency contraception in Michigan's Title X programs.(7/8413)


Conditions required for a law on active voluntary euthanasia: a survey of nurses' opinions in the Australian Capital Territory. (8/8413)

OBJECTIVES: To ascertain which conditions nurses believe should be in a law allowing active voluntary euthanasia (AVE). DESIGN: Survey questionnaire posted to registered nurses (RNs). SETTING: Australian Capital Territory (ACT) at the end of 1996, when active voluntary euthanasia was legal in the Northern Territory. SURVEY SAMPLE: A random sample of 2,000 RNs, representing 54 per cent of the RN population in the ACT. MAIN MEASURES: Two methods were used to look at nurses' opinions. The first involved four vignettes which varied in terms of critical characteristics of each patient who was requesting help to die. The respondents were asked if the law should be changed to allow any of these requests. There was also a checklist of conditions, most of which have commonly been included in Australian proposed laws on AVE. The respondents chose those which they believed should apply in a law on AVE. RESULTS: The response rate was 61%. Support for a change in the law to allow AVE was 38% for a young man with AIDS, 39% for an elderly man with early stage Alzheimer's disease, 44% for a young woman who had become quadriplegic and 71% for a middle-aged woman with metastases from breast cancer. The conditions most strongly supported in any future AVE law were: "second doctor's opinion", "cooling off period", "unbearable protracted suffering", "patient fully informed about illness and treatment" and "terminally ill". There was only minority support for "not suffering from treatable depression", "administer the fatal dose themselves" and "over a certain age". CONCLUSION: Given the lack of support for some conditions included in proposed AVE laws, there needs to be further debate about the conditions required in any future AVE bills.  (+info)

Clinicians have been found to hold predominantly negative attitudes toward routine outcome assessments (ROA). This study aims to assess changes in clinicians attitudes to ROA, and in particular, the provision of feedback from such assessments following a training workshop. Ninety-six mental health workers attended a training workshop on ROA, which was supported by the use of a CD-ROM video resource. Participants completed a questionnaire before and after training that assessed their attitudes toward ROA and the provision of feedback from these assessments. Attitudes toward feedback were predominantly positive at baseline. Significantly more positive attitudes on general attitudes and specific attitudes related to the provision of feedback were found following training. Generating positive clinician attitudes is the first step toward improving the processes and effectiveness of ROA. Controlled trials with a follow up of clinicians behaviour are needed to determine whether the changes found are
Back ground: Domestic violence against women is a major public health problem and violations of womens human rights. Health professionals could play an important role in screening for the victims. From the evidence to date, it is unclear whether health professionals do play an active role in identification of the victims. Objectives: To develop a reliable and valid instrument to measure health professionals attitude to identifying female victims of domestic violence. Methods: A primary questionnaire was constructed in accordance with established guidelines using the Theory of Planned Behaviour Ajzen (1975) to develop an instrument to measure health professionals attitudes in identifying female victim of DV. An expert panel was used to establish content validity. Focus groups amongst a group of health professionals (N = 5) of the target population were performed to confirm face validity. A pilot study (N = 30 nurses and doctors) was undertaken to elicit the feasibility and reliability of the
Background: The obesity pandemic is causing premature mortality, increasing morbidity and escalating healthcare costs. It is globally acknowledged that current obesity management strategies are failing. It is also accepted that clinicians may hold an Anti-fat bias. To-date it has not been established if there is a relationship between strategy failures and clinicians attitudes. This uncharted territory was the driving impetus to undertaken a study investigating possible links and consequences. Aims: To establish healthcare clinicians attitudes towards patients with obesity and test the extent to which their attitudes influenced obesity management. Methods: Online vignettes were generated via Factorial Survey Design methods to assess obesity management by clinicians. The obesity Implicit Association Test (IAT) was used to assess subconscious Anti-fat bias. Data were collected anonymously from a multi-professional convenience sample in a virtual research site managed by Project Implicit®. ...
This is a three phase study designed to examine clinician behaviors with regard to recommending and prescribing pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as a primary Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) prevention strategy, and to identify knowledge-related and attitudinal factors associated with these behaviors. Each phase consists of the following:. Phase 1: Semi-structured face-to-face or telephone interviews of ATN-affiliated clinicians. Approximately 10 clinicians will be interviewed.. Phase 2: Development of a new theory-based survey instrument and cognitive interview testing of this survey. Approximately five clinicians (of those who participated in Phase 1) will be interviewed.. Phase 3: Administration of the newly developed survey to ATN-affiliated clinicians. Approximately 60 clinicians will be interviewed. ...
This is a three phase study designed to examine clinician behaviors with regard to recommending and prescribing pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as a primary Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) prevention strategy, and to identify knowledge-related and attitudinal factors associated with these behaviors. Each phase consists of the following:. Phase 1: Semi-structured face-to-face or telephone interviews of ATN-affiliated clinicians. Approximately 10 clinicians will be interviewed.. Phase 2: Development of a new theory-based survey instrument and cognitive interview testing of this survey. Approximately five clinicians (of those who participated in Phase 1) will be interviewed.. Phase 3: Administration of the newly developed survey to ATN-affiliated clinicians. Approximately 60 clinicians will be interviewed. ...
Continuity in the context of healthcare refers to the perception of the client that care has been connected and coherent over time. For over a decade professionals providing maternity and child and family health (CFH) services in Australia and internationally have emphasised the importance of continuity of care for women, families and children. However, continuity across maternity and CFH services remains elusive. Continuity is defined and implemented in different ways, resulting in fragmentation of care particularly at points of transition from one service or professional to another. This paper examines the concept of continuity across the maternity and CFH service continuum from the perspectives of midwifery, CFH nursing, general practitioner (GP) and practice nurse (PN) professional leaders. Data were collected as part of a three phase mixed methods study investigating the feasibility of implementing a national approach to CFH services in Australia (CHoRUS study). Representatives from the four
Background: In most cases, T790M EGFR-positive NSCLC patients receiving osimertinib developed non-drugable progression, as the patients with common EGFR-sensitizing mutations were treated with first-line osimertinib. In both settings, chemotherapy represents the standard treatment and local ablative treatments (LATs) are potential useful options in the case of oligo-progression. Methods: We conducted a study on post-progression (pp) outcomes of T790M EGFR-positive NSCLC patients treated with osimertinib, according to the therapeutic strategy applied: osimertinib beyond progression (± LATs), switched therapies or best supportive care only (BSC). Results: 144 consecutive patients were evaluated: 53 (36.8%) did not received post-progression treatments (BSC), while 91 (63.2%) patients received at least 1 subsequent treatment; 50 patients (54.9%) received osimertinib beyond disease progression [19 (20.9%) of them with adjunctive LATs] and 41 (45.1%) a switched therapy. Median ppPFS ...
To stimulate physical activity (PA) and guide primary care patients towards local PA facilities, Care Sport Connectors (CSC), to whom a broker role has been ascribed, were introduced in 2012 in the Netherlands. The aim of this study is to assess perceptions of primary care, welfare, and sport professionals towards the CSC role and the connection between the primary care and the PA sector. Nine focus groups were held with primary care, welfare and sport professionals within the CSC network. In these focus groups the CSC role and the connection between the sectors were discussed. Both top-down and bottom-up codes were used to analyse the focus groups. Professionals ascribed three roles to the CSC: 1) broker role, 2) referral, 3) facilitator. Professionals were enthusiastic about how the current connection was established. However, barriers relating to their own sector were currently hindering the connection: primary care professionals lack of time, money and knowledge, and the lack of suitable PA
BACKGROUND: To determine whether healthcare professionals perceive the pain of infants differently due to their understanding of that infants level of risk for neurological impairment. METHOD: Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs) at two tertiary p
Students are graded on knowledge of subject area, clinical performance, professional attitude and readiness to practice. All clinicians and residents are involved in the grading process. A great part of your grade will depend youre your promptness, alertness, reliability, attitude and attendance.. If you must be absent, contact the instructor as early as possible. Let us know if you are sick. Unexcused and unexplained absenteeism will result in a lowered grade or an Incomplete! If something unexpected comes up, let us know - well work it out.. If, toward the end of your rotation, you feel there is something you have missed, let us know. We will do our best to provide you with a learning opportunity.. Enjoy your stay in the FARM Service.. ...
Results The overarching theme to emerge from the interview data was of professionals, medical and social care, wanting to present an acceptable self-image of their views on TOPFA. Professionals values on fixing, pain and normality influenced what aspects of moral acceptability they gave priority to in terms of their standpoint and, in turn, their conceptualisations of acceptable TOPFA. Thus, if a termination could be defended morally, including negotiation of several key issues (including fixing, perceptions of pain and normality), then participants conceptualised TOPFA as an acceptable pregnancy outcome. ...
to the editor: In this Tips from Other Journals, Dr. Crawford-Faucher reviewed the meta-analysis by Brugts and colleagues that concluded that statins are beneficial for primary prevention of cardiac disease.1 I agree with this conclusion, but with some reservations. The review stated that the relative risk reduction for all-cause mortality was 12 percent, which sounds very good; however, I think it is important to look at the absolute risk reduction. All-cause mortality after a mean follow-up of 4.1 years was 5.1percent in the group treated with statins and 5.7 percent in the control group. That translates into an absolute risk reduction of 0.6 percent and a number needed to treat (NNT) of 167. This means that 167 patients would need to be treated with a statin for 4.1 years to prevent one death. Additionally, based on the study data, the NNT to prevent one major coronary event is 77, and the NNT to prevent one major cerebrovascular event is 250.. The studies that were used in the ...
The AAS in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) prepares you to work as a critical member of todays health care team. We teach you important critical thinking/problem solving techniques as well as interpersonal and communication skills that allow you to interact effectively with other health care team members, patients, and families from a variety of professional, social, emotional, cultural, and intellectual backgrounds. We provide you the skills you need to work with highly complex medical imaging equipment, analyze acquired images for quality, assess patient condition and apply appropriate techniques of patient care and education, and achieve the highest degree of clinical competency. The program focuses on developing your intellectual abilities as well as the judgement you need to demonstrate a professional attitude and demeanor, display the highest moral and ethical standards, and foster the safety of yourself and your patients.. Career Information ...
I think those that make the suggestion Ramey couldnt possibly have made such an error are just plain stupid. Rameys expression suggests he was flustered, and if you are ever going to make a mistake, right at this point would be the perfect time, as he probably was even shielding his aide from the stuff. He would have been thinking a million things at once, and even Blanchard made the huge mistake of telling the press, did he not? So those like cda who suggest Ramey couldnt possibly have made such an error are just plain naïve, of course people make mistakes, if Hitler didnt make mistakes he would still be alive today and Germany would be ruling the world. How incredibly arrogant therefore to believe the because Ramey couldnt have made such a mistake the whole thing therefore is a farce. So one could then say Blanchard, Ramey, indeed Marcel, and his son, just for starters, are all idiots. One could on the other hand say that these men were all human, all had to made decisions without the ...
Some have said that the whole thing has been done to make money. But what has really motivated the slides investigation is a sense of obligation to truth and to history. What these skeptics fail utterly to understand is the great expense -both personal and monetary- that this slide investigation has cost. Who do they think paid for the expert analysis of the slides? Who do they think paid for repeated visits to places like New Mexico, Texas and Rochester? Who paid for the hotels, car rentals, meals out? On whose dime and on whose time do they think all this investigation was done? This has all been self-funded by the owner and the investigators. And every moment that has been taken investigating the slides is a moment that has been taken away from making a living or time with family. Frankly the gall that some have to suggest that this should all be unpaid effort is beyond belief. And despite attempts at gaining mainstream media interest, none was obtained. A public venue was chosen and a live ...
The main aim of this paper is to present a pilot proposal of a model of Virtual Development Management System (ViDeMaS) which will facilitate more effective management and development of virtual teams. Management and development of virtual teams is not a simple concept. It comprises a body of knowledge from a number of fields and scientific disciplines. The complexity of the koncept may not be simplified as it is absolutely essential for full understanding of its nature. In order to gain better orientation in the concept, different perspectives will be used in the description of the model, which will enable us to achieve the goal of the work and to present the main results of the work (creation of a model for Virtual Development Management System). The present paper thus describes from different perspectives the proposal of a sufficiently detailed and complex model that may be utilized both on theoretical and application level ...
Downloadable (with restrictions)! The distribution of city populations has attracted much attention, in part because it constrains models of local growth. However, there is no consensus on the distribution below the very upper tail, because available data need to rely on legal rather than economic definitions for medium and small cities. To remedy this difficulty, we construct cities from the bottom up by clustering populated areas obtained from high-resolution data. We find that Zipfs law for population holds for cities as small as 5,000 inhabitants in Great Britain and 12,000 inhabitants in the US. We also find a Zipfs law for areas. JEL: R11, R12, R23
Im tempted to say misery loves company. But considering the gravity of the matter, that seems trite. In this situation, misery has company. Lots of it. Such was made abundantly clear after my Oct. 31 column on Americas opioid crisis. In that piece, I acknowledged a litany of damning facts about the abuse of pain medi
Taema and Tila are twin sisters, born as conjoined twins. They spent their early lives in a cult that rejected any technology dating from after 1967, but escaped in their teens, when their shared heart was failing. Separated, they now live different lives. When Tila is arrested for murder-an almost unheard-of crime in this near-future San Francisco-the police convince Taema to impersonate her in order to gather information that will bring down a criminal cartel that has become dangerously powerful and influential. Not incidentally, from Taemas point of view, this also stands a chance at proving Tilas innocence-or at least getting her a pardon.. Lam adroitly balances two different perspectives. Tila, under arrest, recounts the sisters early lives with the cult. Taema narrates the contemporary story. Their different perspectives and different stories are deftly interleaved, and Lam weaves past and present together to tell a tight, tense and pacey thriller-but also to tell a story about trust ...
Summary. Indexicals have a joint reference which, up to now, has been neglected by philosophical analysis. This paper examines the indexicals now; here, and yesterday. There is a joint reference if the speaker and the listener each refer to an entity only because the other also refers to that entity. Therefore, the joint reference of an indexical requires the combination of the different perspectives of speaker and listener. In this combination the different perspectives remain different, converging only on the indicated entity. It is irrelevant for the indexical whether any or all members of the speaker-listener community regarding the features of the indicated entity when the indexical reference is a joint reference. Indexicals have Fregean sense because they have an epistemic content. Given this conclusion, Evans conception of the sense of indexicals must be modified, as must Kaplans and Perrys criticisms of Frege. It is the combination of speaker and listener perspectives which, in ...
The UK satirical magazine Private Eye runs a small section in every edition entitled number crunching. This one looks at the rather colourful and drug-fueled tale of Britains Coop bank chief Paul Flowers, which has gained massive media attention in Britain and elsewhere, with titillating stories such as this one ...
Cash has outperformed all other local asset classes, including equities, for an extended period. In equity markets, we have seen a similar (if less
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Background: Agents of opportunity (AO) are potentially harmful biological, chemical, radiological, and pharmaceutical substances commonly used for health care delivery and research. AOs are present in all academic medical centers (AMC), creating vulnerability in the health care sector; AO attributes and dissemination methods likely predict risk; and AMCs are inadequately secured against a purposeful AO dissemination, with limited budgets and competing priorities. We explored health care workers perceptions of AMC security and the impact of those perceptions on AO risk.. Methods: Qualitative methods (survey, interviews, and workshops) were used to collect opinions from staff working in a medical school and 4 AMC-affiliated hospitals concerning AOs and the risk to hospital infrastructure associated with their uncontrolled presence. Secondary to this goal, staff perception concerning security, or opinions about security behaviors of others, were extracted, analyzed, and grouped into ...
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Hamren: We team with other professionals both within our program and with other agencies. As Marge mentioned earlier, we will do joint visits with vision specialists as well as other therapists. It is a nice way to be able to share expertise and can be easier to coordinate schedules. I have had an ongoing schedule with a PT where the last 30 minutes of my session and the first 30 minutes of her session are overlapped. She is in the home and I join in virtually. This has worked very well. It also works well when children have a lot of challenges and there are many therapists that go into the home. You can reduce the number of people in the visit by having one attend virtually. We have also used it as an opportunity to have our own team members join us for a session to give a different perspective for a challenging situation. We have also attended meetings virtually ...
No confidence in this government, said one respondent to the AMM survey of metal company executives. We need to make our own best decisions from a business standpoint no matter what Washington does or doesn t do. This sentiment, and others similar to it, were common responses in the survey (see page 10), reflecting a continuing sense among industry leaders that the government is somehow directly responsible for the slow growth in business that surely keeps many of them awake at night. In fact, more than half of all survey respondents said they believe the business environment in 2014 will be less certain because it is an election year. But there is another viewpoint. Anyone who blames market conditions on the fact that it is an election year is an idiot, said another respondent. Company sales are based upon demand for products. So which outlook is closer to the truth? Perhaps some other results of the survey are instructive:. ,, More than 80 percent of respondents said that recent events in ...
This is a topic which provides ample scope for dialectics. One can argue for and against it.One of the best examples is Bill Gates who went on to become the richest man in the world despite dropping out of hid education. Closer home we have the example of Dhirubhai Ambani. What a person learns and what he really wants to do has no correlation many a times. A person succeeds only if he likes what he does.The argument for education will be that , in practice, it is your marks and qualifications that opens doors for you.While one can become successful without education, education brings about a richness in ones life. One is able to appreciate many facets of life due to the extended knowledge that education provides. It opens a new window and provides a different perspective towards things, ability to distinguish between ethical and unethical, moral and amoral ....etc ...
From a solutions focus, teens dont need a different perspective, [such as saying] This isnt the end of the world, you know, Bloodworth says. They need tools to help them handle what does feel like the end of the world they knew. They need tools and help to get the attention and support they need in healthy and appropriate ways.. Raimundo, the mental health professional who used to cyberbully herself as a teen, agrees.. I broke out of the cycle of digital self-harm by finally finding supports that listened to me and validated my story. People who I could speak openly and honestly to about engaging in digital self-harm, why I was doing it, and who would hold the space for me without judging me, she says. People saw me as someone trying to ask for help but not knowing all the right words to do so. They saw those messages as something that was actually happening in my head and addressed it as such.. Raimundo now works as an online Peer Supporter for Stellas Place. I really wanted to ...
Could my tendency to ruminate over the state of things-for example, what kind of father Ive been to my children, how I make my real estate business successful and avoid failure, and since I am a cancer survivor, how I keep cancer at bay-actually cause harm to my body?. Shit happens, a close friend advised me, quoting Buddha. That would be on his license plate.. She was advocating a different perspective on how I think about my experiences. For example, rather than view myself as a failure as a father, why not see that Im a father who is trying to do the right thing and Im imperfect. Rather than see me as permanently frail-a delicate flower-because of the array of health challenges Ive had, see myself as a resilient example of someone who has survived and moved through health challenge after health challenge. You are a recovery machine, my doctor has said.. The point is our perspective about our experiences can influence how we incorporate them into our identities. Rather than owning ...
Ive posted about this previously and heres a link back to that posting:-. Scouser opinions on the move/loss seem to be, as a generality, - we did not ask for WHS, it was of no value, glad its gone, who cares the visitors will still come etc. etc.. Heres a Scouser having his say having given the matter significant consideration - be prepared for a long read - Phil, an Everton fan and good friend of mine, does not have a short button!:-) - And heres a quite different perspective, one that my professional historian relative agrees with -. Im not a Scouser as I only came to live on Merseyside aged 10 in 1968, so Im not sure how long it will be before Im adopted. My perspective is one of looking at the management of Liverpool City Council over quite a number of years ...
Travelling as a family allows experiences to be shared. It can add interest to family time together away from the pressures of work and education. You can gain different perspectives on places when travelling in a group with children. It is often easier to get to meet local people, people can be friendlier, and when picking educational experiences for children you often learn something yourself.
Individual presentations will be given a slot in a parallel session, during which they will have time to present their ideas and address questions thereafter. Symposia are to be composed of 3 to 5 participants, who should each address a common topic from a different perspective. Workshops can have up to 3 participants and provide them with an opportunity to present some of their still developing ideas on a topic of their choice and lead session attendees through a discussion. The purpose of the workshop is to create an interactive atmosphere for thinking through important issues of educational justice. Symposia and workshop proposals can use up to 400 words per participant. The proposal type should be clearly indicated in the proposal. Authors will benotified of the committees decision to accept or decline the submission by January 20th, 2017 ...
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ISBN 13: 978-1-874413-37-0. AIMS is thrilled to present another book from Sara, a highly skilled and thoughtful practitioner with a unique ability to assimilate complex research and turn it into usable information. Sara discusses the different perspectives on and approaches to GBS; the human-bacteria relationship; the different kinds of screening and treatment that are available for GBS; the wider issues relating to this area; the answers to some common questions women have asked and more. Dr Sara Wickham PhD, RM, MA, PGCert, BA(Hon) is a midwife, educator, writer and researcher, who has worked alongside AIMS for many years.. Length: 150 ...
The study of microbes has, of course, been a sizzling area of research for just over 250 years in the West. Even as Louis Pasteur was mounting his theories of infection, at one time, a notable contemporary, Antoine Bechamps, was developing a different perspective on the idea. Bechamps observed tiny particles in blood that he said pervaded all living systems. These microzymas, as he called them, were, he felt, the basic building blocks of life. It is from them, he claimed, that bacteria as well as the cellular components of our own bodies began ...
We are at the end of another year in which there has been more discussion of net failure than of its success. To a large extent, it s nonsense. There is no internet crisis . Some of the financial and mismanagement bubbles have deflated (there will be more) and many poorly conceived online activities are in trouble. But that has nothing to do with the basic strength and continuing growth of the internet.. On the other hand, from a different perspective, there are diseases for which an effective treatment is still to be found.. Statistics can be unreliable and confusing, but some trends are pretty clear. Worldwide hostcount data show somewhat slower growth in 2002 than in past years. Expansion never was exponential and we may be going through a more sober phase. The latest available indicator 16 percent growth in year 2002 is the lowest percentage in the net s history, but it can t be called slow by any standard. It s still much faster than the economy as a whole and of most other development ...
The event will explore the computing landscape as it continues to introduce challenges amidst exciting new technologies, hyper-connectivity, and benefits. Organisations need to see order in chaos, see things from a different perspective, and even step back to see the big picture. Because having visibility through the power of collective and connected intelligence helps them build cyber resilience, and allows them to go further and do more.. Now in its 4th year, this visionary event is expanding to Melbourne and is promised to showcase thought-provoking keynotes, panel discussion by CISO advisors, and real-world best practices that can facilitate security resilience for your organisation.. Join us at the Grand Hyatt Melbourne on Thursday, 5 September 2019. Register NOW for free: ...
LEMON: I mean, April, listen, Phil Mattingly caught up with Tim Scott and heres his response. He said, Thats who he is. Its who he has been. And I didnt go in there to change who he was. I wanted to inform and educate a different perspective. I think we accomplished that. And to assume that immediately thereafter hes going to have an epiphany is just unrealistic. [22:20:02] Well, say what you want, I mean, he could have reacted wherever. But it was a classy way of saying it. Thats who he is. Its who he has been. Is that the realization a lot of republicans are having now in Washington ...
Were lucky if we like everything that we do. But many of us have to develop a willingness to like many of the activities were involved in. Is that unusual? Probably not. Nor does it matter. Acting as if we enjoy a menial task or an unusual pursuit offers us a different perspective on it. Just looking at it through more willing eyes changes not just how we see it, but how we feel about it. Often we discover that we can enjoy that which we dreaded before. ...
Special Note: Several weeks ago, I received two letters regarding gemach problems. For those of our readers who are unfamiliar with the term, gemachs are organizations found in every Torah community to help families who are in financial straits. Interestingly enough, the two letters that I received describe gemach problems from different perspectives - one speaks about the responsibilities of the donors, and the other about the responsibilities of the recipients. They each make valid points that should be addressed ...
What is to be learned? This is an immensely important lesson that this disease provides, and that is cooperation and coordination and preparation between nations. Countries that are wealthy and well prepared in some ways can be of greater assistance to those other nations at a distance, so that the home nation is protected. This provides a much different perspective of foreign aid than has been projected in years past. This provides an opportunity for cooperation as I have said, and coordination. It begins to bring about the value of individuals as intrinsically the same as anyone else; if two people have Ebola and one is worth 5 billion dollars, and one is only worth 50 cents in their physical assets and financial assets, truly they are equal because they are equally dangerous as carriers of this virus. They are equally valuable also as individuals who could carry this pathogen forward, and so their treatment must be equal. You would give the rich man the same treatment as you would the poor ...
The culture of T. Rowe Price is built and sustained by our values. Different perspectives, opinions, and experiences are encouraged to yield the best outcomes for our clients and the firm. We also celebrate the unique experiences of our associates and foster their commitment to the communities where they work and live. We believe in the long-term success of our clients, our associates, and the firm.. ...
Overall, I think this was one of the best submissions that I have critiqued in terms of overall appeal and style. This story had everything that I would look for in a thriller, sci fi, story. There were appealing characters and a mesmirizing plot (I for one wanted more to see what would happen) all told from different perspectives. I liked that the author basically asked the question: (1) how does a family continue on after a tragedy; (2) how does a twin, who always felt inferior feel once that rivalry is gone; (3) what ethical questions arise out of certain medical experiments; and finally (4) what is a person willing to risk to get a loved one back as well as what is someone willing to do to achieve greatness. I definitely wanted to read more and would purchase this as a full ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Making it work. T2 - Health care provider perspectives on strategies to increase colorectal cancer screening in federally qualified health centers. AU - Gwede, Clement K.. AU - Davis, Stacy N.. AU - Quinn, Gwendolyn P.. AU - Koskan, Alexis M.. AU - Ealey, Jamila. AU - Abdulla, Rania. AU - Vadaparampil, Susan T.. AU - Elliott, Gloria. AU - Lopez, Diana. AU - Shibata, David. AU - Roetzheim, Richard G.. AU - Meade, Cathy D.. N1 - Copyright: Copyright 2013 Elsevier B.V., All rights reserved.. PY - 2013/12. Y1 - 2013/12. N2 - Colorectal cancer screening (CRCS) rates are low among men and women who seek health care at federally qualified health centers (FQHCs). This study explores health care providers perspectives about their patients motivators and impediments to CRCS and receptivity to preparatory education. A mixed methods design consisting of in-depth interviews, focus groups, and a short survey is used in this study. The participants of this study are 17 health care providers ...
Osteoarthritis (OA) is diagnosed and managed primarily by general practitioners (GPs). OA guidelines recommend using clinical criteria, without x-ray, for diagnosis, and advising strengthening exercise, aerobic activity and, if appropriate, weight loss as first-line treatments. These recommendations are often not implemented by GPs. To facilitate GP uptake of guidelines, greater understanding of GP practice behaviour is required. This qualitative study identified key factors influencing implementation of these recommendations in the primary-care setting. Semi-structured interviews with eleven GPs were conducted, transcribed verbatim, coded by two independent researchers and analysed with an interpretive thematic approach using the COM-B model (Capability/Opportunity/Motivation-Behaviour) as a framework. Eleven themes were identified. Psychological capability themes: knowledge gaps, confidence to effectively manage OA, and skills to facilitate lifestyle change. Physical opportunity themes: system-related
Primary care clinicians often address multiple patient problems, with a range of possible outcomes. There is currently no patient-reported outcome measure (PROM) which covers this range of outcomes. Consequently, many researchers use PROMs that do not capture the full impact of primary care services. In order to identify what outcomes a PROM for primary care would need to include, we conducted interviews with patients and practitioners. This paper reports these patient and practitioners views on the outcomes arising from primary care consultations. Semi-structured interviews were held with 30 patients and eight clinicians across five sites in Bristol. Interviews were audio-recorded, transcribed and analysed thematically. We used a broad definition of health outcome as the impacts of healthcare on health, or a patients ability to impact health to identify outcomes through this process. 10 outcome groups were identified. These occupied 3 domains: Health Empowerment: These are the internal and external
Even before the first case of COVID-19 was identified in the United States, there were concerns regarding how to diagnose this infection among persons presenting with a compatible clinical syndrome who did not have any known sick contacts or other epidemiologic risk factors for infection. Given the successful implementation of molecular assays to detect SARS-CoV-2 RNA from a nasopharyngeal swab specimen in many other countries that were affected by the pandemic before the United States was and the excellent performance characteristics and availability of this type of assay for many other respiratory infections, from a clinicians perspective, it was unclear that there was much of a diagnostic challenge to surmount. However, after the pandemic began to spread in the United States, it immediately became clear that the availability of this diagnostic testing needed to be rapidly developed and scaled up. SARS-CoV-2 molecular testing was initially performed only at the CDC, with local state health ...
Pain in cattle can arise though disease or injury or may result from veterinary or husbandry procedures. Controlling pain is important to safeguard animal welfare. Previous studies indicated that the use of analgesics in cattle has lagged behind use in companion animals. Over the last decade, more analgesic products have become available for use in cattle and there have been increased efforts to communicate the importance and benefits of analgesia. A questionnaire (based on that used in a similar study published in 2006) was sent to UK cattle practitioners asking them to score pain severity for several conditions of cattle and asking about their attitudes towards and use of analgesic medicines. A total of 242 surveys were returned. Male clinicians and those graduating before 1990 scored pain severity significantly lower and were significantly less likely to use NSAIDs. Generally, use of NSAIDs was more common for conditions assigned higher pain scores. However, uptake of NSAID use was much lower ...
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During the opening session at the National Comprehensive Cancer Network 21st Annual Conference, healthcare providers came together to discuss palliation from the provider and the patient perspective.
There were differences in the perceptions and interpretations of BFHI across participants. Greenhalgh et al [18] stated that the meaning of an innovation to individuals was important to its adoption. Whether an individuals understanding of the innovation fits with the understandings of managers, service users, and other stakeholders will affect individual adopters. Different perceptions could potentially lead to unfulfilled expectations and disillusionment with the innovation. In this study some participants appeared to raise the status of the BFHI to that of a saviour of breastfeeding and thereby a strategy that would increase health and well being of children and adults both locally and globally. For most participants, however, the BFHI was perceived as a list of tasks to be achieved.. Participants also tended to equate the BFHI with breastfeeding promotion. Rather than the BFHI being a strategy to improve the practices of health professionals within the hospital setting, it was interpreted ...
A study of homosexual men and women was undertaken to ascertain what factors contribute toward being open with health professionals about ones sexual orientation and how this openness affects quality of care. Six hundred twenty-two men and women responded to a questionnaire distributed in the Gay Community News. Almost half (49%) had explicitly shared with their primary health professional that they were homosexual, another 11% assumed their health provider knew, and only 7% would not share this information with their health provider under any circumstances. Those who had shared this information were more satisfied with their primary health professional and, if male, were more likely to have been checked for venereal disease. Health professionals attitudes towards homosexuality were an important concern of respondents; 27% felt that a previous health professional had been prejudiced towards homosexual persons. ...
Verstappen, J. J. J., van Dronkelaar, C., Tieland, M., Kruizenga, H. M., & Weijs, P. J. M. (2019). Professionals perspective on the treatment of malnutrition in older adults during hospitalisation and post-discharge. Poster session presented at 15th International Congress of the European Geriatric Medicine Society, Kraków, Poland ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Identifying enablers and barriers to individually tailored prescribing:. T2 - a survey of healthcare professionals in the UK AU - Reeve, Joanne. AU - Britten, Nicky. AU - Richard, Byng. AU - Fleming, Jo. AU - Heaton, Janet. AU - Krska, Janet. N1 - © The Author(s) 2018. PY - 2018/1/15. Y1 - 2018/1/15. N2 - Background: Many people now take multiple medications on a long-term basis to manage health conditions. Optimising the benefit of such polypharmacy requires tailoring of medicines use to the needs and circumstances of individuals. However, professionals report barriers to achieving this in practice. In this study, we examined health professionals perceptions of enablers and barriers to delivering individually tailored prescribing. Methods: Normalisation Process Theory (NPT) informed an on-line survey of health professionals views of enablers and barriers to implementation of Individually Tailored Prescribing (ITP) of medicines. Links to the survey were sent out through known ...
Antibiotic prescribing towards the end of life is common in all care settings but, to our knowledge, no national or international guidelines exist to support decision-making in this area. This work aimed to address some of the gaps by scoping the available evidence base and by exploring clinician attitudes and behaviours via survey. We concluded that the goals of antibiotic therapy towards end of life are often ill-defined and the potential for harm is frequently under-recognised.. In response, we have developed good practice recommendations for clinicians, identifying three important principles for consideration: (1) decisions about whether to prescribe antibiotics should be taken jointly between the clinical team and the patient; (2) the goals and limits of antibiotic therapy should be defined and agreed at the outset; (3) all antibiotic prescribing decisions should be reviewed regularly. Clinicians are encouraged to discuss antibiotic prescribing decisions with their patients when making ...
When we asked Swedish patients in qualitative interviews what AHC meant to them, both female and male patients expressed feelings of being disempowered and devalued. The core category in the female sample was a feeling of being nullified and in the male sample mentally pinioned.15 ,16 However, when staff was asked the same question (in the preintervention study), the answers were quite different. They explained theoretically what AHC could be, for example, transgression of ethical principles, but they were also occupied with explanations and justifications as to why AHC occurred, and the core category was ethical lapses. In accordance with their ambiguity and inability to handle AHC, it was treated with silence and as a taboo.17 Moreover, staffs awareness of AHC was dependent on their possibilities to act; low awareness was seen when there were few possibilities to act.18. High prevalence of AHC, creating long-lasting suffering among patients and little awareness about the problem among ...
In 2015-16, across England and Wales, 62.6 per cent of students in state-funded schools achieved A*-C grades in both GCSE English and GCSE mathematics, a key success indicator for schools. The percentage of students entering further education (FE) colleges the following year with both A*-C grades in GCSE English and GCSE mathematics was 34 per cent. In other words, FE colleges pick up large numbers of students from local schools who achieved less well than their peers; the ones who stay in sixth form and take A-levels.. It is a role FE colleges play that is largely unacknowledged by government and the media. Students typically stay at college for two years, during which time it is expected that they are transformed, on mass, into the skilled workforce the country is crying out for.. What the Government says it wants from its further education sector is that it produces the skilled workforce the country needs to compete in a global marketplace. What the Government really wants, is that FE ...
A novel decision aid to assist patients and physicians with shared decision-making (SDM) in the setting of symptomatic aortic stenosis was linked to improved patient knowledge and satisfaction in a new pilot study, but the physicians using it werent particularly enamored with the formalized tool.. Interventional cardiologists and surgeons on the structural heart team didnt believe that the quality of their clinical encounters with patients was improving and felt that patients had a poor grasp of the decision aid, say investigators. As a result, clinicians attitudes towards SDM and decision aids underwent little transformation, and implementation is unlikely, Megan Coylewright, MD, MPH (Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH), and colleagues write in their paper published January 29, 2020, in JAMA Cardiology. This is a critical finding, challenging the simplistic framing that once fully developed tools are available, sustained use of a decision aid will occur, leading to ...
Although there was medical opinion which conflicted with that of claimants treating physician, the commission was free to reject the treating physicians opinion in favor of other medical opinion where the treating physicians diagnosis is shaded by doubt and there is expert medical opinion contrary to his. The opinions of the other physicians, along with the ...
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Abstract Background Inattention to the frequency of patient movement has been correlated with system-induced harm events, diminished favorable health outcomes, and reduction in patient and staff satisfaction. The incidence of adverse events increases significantly when multiple unnecessary lateral relocations result from secondary efforts to relieve hospital capacity constraints and improve efficiency. Methods A systematic review of literature was conducted to evaluate the impact of adverse events, patient and staff perceptions, and resource utilization on frequent patient placement events. Results Results of the analysis demonstrate that increased adverse events, negative patient and staff perceptions, increased workload, and resource utilization is significantly associated with intra-hospital transfer events. Conclusion The operational workflows designed to decrease throughput, address capacity constraints, and improve efficiency has a negative effect on the outcomes of patients within the acute
Posted: 12.02.2018. Comments: 0. Dear Member. The Department of Health and Social Care is asking for you to complete a national survey currently being undertaken on health and work in clinical care that will shape future provision of training and support for healthcare professionals. It is open until 11 March 2018.. As part of the work relating to the Governments command paper Improving Lives: the Future of Work, Health and Disability, Public Health England (PHE) is taking forward a programme to support healthcare professionals through knowledge and skills development to embed discussions about health and work, and where appropriate signposting and referral, into routine clinical practice.. To shape this programme, PHE is surveying all healthcare professionals regarding what support they need and want. We are keen that our profession is well represented in this important survey, so would be grateful if you could take the time to complete this short survey.. Please share your view on behalf of ...
Both doctors and patients have completely different perspectives as regards how much they should be paying for medical services. The public, the press and the politicians feel that doctors have become greedy and mercenary, and are just out to make money. A doctor has a completely different perspective ! After all, he is potentially saving a human life, and how can anyone put a value on human life. Isnt that irreplaceable, and shouldnt that make his services priceless? He cant understand why a patient grudges paying the doctor his professional fees. Isnt he providing a service which goes far beyond delivering monetary value ? The problem is that when we are healthy , we dont think about the medical services we may need . We expect to remain well, which means we take our health for granted . We save money in order to plan our holidays, but we dont budget for having to spend any money just in order to remain healthy. This is why when we fall ill, it comes as a bit of a shock , because it is ...
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After years of preaching that the chemotherapy is the only viable solution for cancer treatment, John Hopkins is ready to offer a new alternative for treating cancer.. The strategy addresses the general population and works with concepts, self consciousness and responsibility, a combination meant to simplify the process of getting rid of the cancer danger.. Every human body contains cancer cells, according to Hopkins, but the cells do not appear during a screening until they have reached a huge number. When the doctors tell the patients that there are no cancer cells left in the body it just means that the tests are no longer showing them because their number is very low.. The cancer cells appear 6 to 10 times in a persons body during a lifetime and if the immune system is strong they are destroyed and do not generate tumors.. When the diagnosis of cancer is put to a patient it means that the person has severe nutritional deficiency that come to complete the genetic predisposition, the ...
This study aimed to determine the association between maternal perception of the attitudes of obstetric and pediatric care providers about infant feeding during the neonatal period and exclusive breastfeeding at 1, 3, and 6 months.
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Video created by University of Florida for the course Science of Training Young Athletes Part 2. When an athlete is underperforming, and you dont know why, suspect chronic fatigue due to overtraining as the prime contributing factor. ...
In continuation of our previous discussion, Id like to begin with the strong correlation between depression and serotonin levels. Does that mean that everyone who is depressed needed to take medication to increase serotonin? No.
We have not necessarily been wrong in our understandings of the past, but we have perhaps, in some places, been only partially-sighted.
The family acquiesced to avoid the shame that would have been rained down on them - by the very same priest and his judgmental, unforgiving, anti-Christian Church, and neighbours who looked from behind twitching, nicotine-stained net curtains, sucking up their own smugness with their forty Woodbines a day. ...
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According to a YouGov survey in 17 markets worldwide, 45% of people gained weight during the lockdown, and only 15% said they lost weight. Approximately 33% of respondents said they had gained 1 to 10 pounds.. In the survey data, Mexico has the highest proportion of people gaining weight, with 56% of respondents saying that they have gained weight. Followed by Italy, 51% of respondents said they gained weight.. More than 50% of respondents want to lose weight. 64% of consumers believe that lack of exercise or physical exercise is the main reason for their weight gain, and 43% of the respondents said that eating too much is also an important factor in causing obesity.. *The YouGov data is based on the interviews of adults aged 18 and over in 17 markets with sample sizes varying between 505 and 2,251 for each market.. More information please visit: More than half the worlds population wants to lose weight: Many consumers pile on pandemic pounds. ...
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The key professional values for all members of the surgical care team are set out in this section. Extended roles have a duty of care and professional responsibility to their patients through professional codes of conduct such as Good Surgical Practice, the Professional Values for the Surgical Care Practitioner or the voluntary Code of Conduct of the Association for Perioperative Practice for registered practitioners working in advancing surgical roles.
Background: Clinical practice variation that results in poor patient outcomes remains a pressing problem for health care organizations. Some evidence suggests that a key factor may be ineffective internal and professional networks that limit knowledge exchange among health care professionals. Virtual communities have the potential to overcome professional and organizational barriers and facilitate knowledge flow. Objective: This study aimed to explore why health care professionals belong to an exemplar virtual community, ICUConnect. The specific research objectives were to (1) understand why members join a virtual community and remain a member, (2) identify what purpose the virtual community serves in their professional lives, (3) identify how a member uses the virtual community, and (4) identify how members used the knowledge or resources shared on the virtual community. Methods: A qualitative design, underpinned by pragmatism, was used to collect data from 3 asynchronous online focus groups and 4 key
Timing on the appointments?). Probably less than a week.. (Going to fly to Pensacola to see Dr. James Andrews?). Yeah, Ill be seeing Dr. Andrews. Its been awhile.. (Having been through this before, does it make you more at ease that you can make this comeback no problem?). Im not worried about coming back at all. Thats not even a question. Ill be back pitching. The thing Im going to be disappointed about is … Im no slouch to working out, but I just know what Im in for. I know that its a grueling process daily, but Ive never shied away from hard work. Ive never shied away from the opportunity to get better. Ive got a full year to work on some stuff, provided thats what needs to be happening. And you know what? Now I get to take in some Giants baseball from a different perspective. The first thing I did this morning was I downloaded the MLB app on my iPad. Ill be watching a lot of games. Im not going to disappear. If I do have to rehab, its going to be here. Ill be in the locker ...
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"Attitudes and behavior of health care personnel regarding influenza vaccination". Eur. J. Epidemiol. 10 (1): 63-68. doi:10.1007 ... Influenza virus C does not have this capability and it is not thought to be a significant concern for human health. Therefore, ... World Health Organization (2006). "Review of latest available evidence on potential transmission of avian influenza (H5H1) ... through water and sewage and ways to reduce the risks to human health" (PDF). Manuguerra JC, Hannoun C, Sáenz Mdel C, Villar E ...
... described the differences between the two worlds as a contrast between the attitudes and values held by military personnel, ... The topics of research in Civil-Military Relations are varied as evidenced by recent scholarship in such topics as: Health of ... doubling to more than 3.2 million personnel. Reaching a high of 3.6 million in 1953, the total number of personnel on active ... By the summer of 1950, the armed forces of the United States had fewer than 1.5 million personnel on active duty, down from a ...
Ladebo, O.J., Tanimowo, A.G. (2002). "Extension personnel's sexual behaviour and attitudes toward HIV/AIDS in South-Western ... "Measuring paternal discrepancy and its public health consequences". J Epidemiol Community Health. 59 (9): 749-54. doi:10.1136/ ... "Measuring paternal discrepancy and its public health consequences". Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 59 (9): 749- ... Clements, M. (7 August 1994). "Sex in America today: A new national survey reveals how our attitudes are changing". Parade ...
... to public health services in Ukraine is a serious problem too due to cumbersome bureaucratic protocol and negative attitude of ... the medical personnel to the homeless people. Some providers of the health services may refuse to treat them or provide just a ... An assessment of Ukrainian Ministry of Health indicated that there is around 115,000 of adolescents aged 10-18 who need a ... Ukrainian Police for Minors treats the street children as "potential criminals". The police attitude towards the youngsters may ...
The staff as MBP consists of 282 custody personnel and 145 other personnel. Michigan portal List of Michigan state prisons " ... The capacity of the level-I housing units is 670." The Brooks Medical Center is an inpatient health care facility and ... The programs provide inmates with opportunities to learn job skills, good habits, and good attitudes. ...
... equipment and supplies in addition to limited skilled personnel. Other problems include cultural attitudes towards sexuality, ... Women's health is an example of population health, where health is defined by the World Health Organization as "a state of ... Women's health is an example of population health, the health of a specific defined population. Women's health has been ... including maternal and child health, genital health and breast health, and endocrine (hormonal) health, including menstruation ...
Policies and attitudes toward gay and lesbian military personnel vary widely around the world. Some countries allow gay men, ... Gay Men's Health Crisis, Project Inform, and ACT UP are some notable American examples of the LGBT community's response to the ... Societal attitudes toward homosexuality Timeline of LGBT history "Demographics of the Gay and Lesbian Population in the United ... July 2006). "The effects of marriage, civil union, and domestic partnership laws on the health and well-being of children". ...
It monitors political attitudes and maintains surveillance of returnees. Ministry personnel escort high-ranking officials. The ... The Protection Bureau is responsible for fire protection, traffic control, public health, and customs. The Registration Bureau ... Usually personnel of the PBG are armed with the 7.62x39mm Type 58 and the 5.45x39mm Type 88 (AK-74) assault rifle. This article ... The ministry has deputy ministers for personnel, political affairs, legal counselling, security, surveillance, internal affairs ...
2009 Investors in People funded research together with the Health and Safety Executive and the Chartered Institute of Personnel ... Investors in People also commissions regular research into employee views and attitudes. This includes their employment ...
This code is called SHAPE: Safety, Health, Attitude, People, and Environment. The company spends around $10 million a year to ... and trained key personnel on occupational health and safety issues." The study was conducted in a factory in Vietnam. Nike ... However, in 2001, Nike director Todd McKean stated in an interview that the "initial attitude was, 'Hey, we don't own the ... The laws protecting the workers are ignored in favor of cutting costs and lowering health standards. This is possibly because ...
This was the attitude of Lady Bengal Rama Rau, charismatic chair of IPPF and leader of its India Ocean region, and of Helena ... An unidentified public health physician said, "The only reason that our government was now able to officially help these ... Gamble's simple methods and straightforward approach with disdain; his appointment of nonmedical personnel (and women over 50) ... He advocated that health workers could be trained to fit diaphragms. His idea sparked controversy because of the implications ...
MeSH N05.300.049 - after-hours care MeSH N05.300.049.500 - answering services MeSH N05.300.100 - attitude of health personnel ... health care reform MeSH N05.300.385 - health expenditures MeSH N05.300.400 - health priorities MeSH N05.300.420 - health ... attitude to health MeSH N05.300.150.395 - health services misuse MeSH N05.300.150.395.900 - unnecessary procedures MeSH N05.300 ... health knowledge, attitudes, practice MeSH N05.300.150.600 - patient acceptance of health care MeSH N05.300.150.600.600 - ...
... attitude of health personnel MeSH F01.100.100 - attitude to computers MeSH F01.100.125 - attitude to death MeSH F01.100.150 - ... attitude to health MeSH F01.100.150.500 - health knowledge, attitudes, practice MeSH F01.145.015 - accident proneness MeSH ... health care MeSH F01.829.316.549.700 - peer review, research MeSH F01.829.316.616 - role MeSH F01.829.316.616.625 - ... health behavior MeSH F01.145.488.500 - patient compliance MeSH F01.145.488.700 - self-examination MeSH F01.145.488.700.100 - ...
Health Workers, Day Care Teachers and Utility Personnel. VISION: We envision an esteemed and stable barangay of dynamic ... exhibiting respectful attitude to duly constituted authorities, with moral ascendancy to lead, guided with godly conduct on ...
... health and welfare of people at work Safety culture - The attitude, beliefs, perceptions and values that employees share in ... Removal of personnel from a high risk area or a developing incident to a safer place Standard operating procedure (SOP) - A set ... A numerical hazard rating using colour coded labels Occupational safety and health, also known as Occupational health and ... US Navy personnel who render safe or detonate unexploded ordnance Underwater Demolition Team - US Navy special operations group ...
Personnel Psychology, 22, 426-435. Porter L. W., & Lawler, E. E. (1968). Managerial attitudes and performance. Homewood, Ill.: ... and health. Journal of Applied Psychology, 76(1), 46. Oldham, G. R., Hackman, J. R., & Pearce, J. L. (1976). Conditions under ... Personnel Psychology, 40(2), 287-322. Salancik, G. R., & Pfeffer, J. (1977). An examination of need-satisfaction models of job ... Up until then, the prevailing attitude was that jobs should be simplified in order to maximize production, however it was found ...
In 1983, the project was one of eight national models selected by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to be ... And no other group, including parents and school personnel, can make that decision for students. Samuels, Christina A. (May 20 ... but what makes Project Graduation different is the attitude of the students. They have made a conscious decision to enjoy their ... In Perspectives in Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Project Graduation- Maine, the Centers for Disease Control and ...
... medical and surgical fields to gather information about healthcare personnel's practice patterns and professional attitudes ... a short survey tool for public health and health promotion research". Health Promotion International. 30 (3): 725-35. doi: ... Further, one can compare the attitudes of different populations as well as look for changes in attitudes over time. A good ... Furthermore, the results of survey research can inform the public health domain and help conduct health awareness campaigns in ...
Ladebo, O.J., Tanimowo, A.G. "Extension personnel's sexual behaviour and attitudes toward HIV/AIDS in South-Western Nigeria", ... Bellis, M.A., Hughes, K., Hughes, S., Ashton, J.R. "Measuring paternal discrepancy and its public health consequences", vol.59 ... Clements, M., "A new national survey reveals how our attitudes are changing", Parade Magazine, p.4-6 7 August 1994 ... National AIDS Council, Ministry of Health and Child Welfare, The MEASURE Project, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( ...
Additionally, women who experience secondary victimization are likelier to have both adverse physical health and mental health ... As a consequence of victim-blaming and other negative attitudes towards victims, reported rates of criminal abuse are low and ... It is not unusual for criminal justice personnel to discourage victims from prosecuting their sexual assault cases due to ... This can be detrimental to victims' mental health, as sexual violence often happens more than once and not reporting violence ...
... worsen mental health. Many mental health disorders also share neurobiological mechanisms with psychological disorders, such as ... Teacher education programs have found moderate positive effects in increasing school personnel's knowledge about chronic pain ... but uncertainty remains about whether they can produce changes in attitudes and behaviours. The majority of teachers feel some ... While children with chronic pain are typically not placed in special education classrooms, they may receive health-related ...
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... attitudes continue to be critical both because personnel are sought from the broader society for fields such as mental health ... Indeed, normalization personnel are often affiliated with human rights groups. Normalization is not deinstitutionalization, ... Normalization as the basis for education of community personnel in Great Britain is reflected in a 1990s reader, highlighting ... These service evaluations have been used for training community services personnel, both in institutions and in the community. ...
The repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell is expected to increase the numbers of LGB military personnel and consequently increase the ... In the same study, Sherman and colleagues examined attitudes and practices of 202 VHA providers at two mid-western hospitals ... In 2011, VHA established the Office of Health Equity to work at a systems level to reduce health disparities in a number of ... doi:10.1007/s40615-014-0032-4. Veterans Health Administration. (2013). Providing Health Care for Transgender and Intersex ...
... personnel, and material support. GHI provides education through video tapes, lectures and community health projects. GHI ... "Attitudes of the Public". Retrieved 7 August 2018. Nagata, Jason M.; Valeggia, Claudia R.; Smith, Nathaniel ... The Guatemala Health Initiative (GHI) is a private, humanitarian organization that works to improve the health of the poor, ... The World Health Organization (WHO) directs international health activities, supplies training and technical assistance, ...
... second edition up to 1985 The Report on the Health Services and Health Personnel's Problems in the Southeast (English) Freedom ... She also accused the association of having a Kurdish racist-nationalist attitude and further for not being able of criticizing ...
... equipment and supplies in addition to limited skilled personnel. Other problems include cultural attitudes towards sexuality, ... Women's health is an example of population health, where health is defined by the World Health Organization as "a state of ... Public Health Service Task Force on Women's Health Issues (January-February 1985). "Women's health. Report of the Public Health ... including maternal and child health, genital health and breast health, and endocrine (hormonal) health, including menstruation ...
... and medical personnel often hold negative attitudes about the value of the lives of impaired people, all of which endangers ... Canada's Mental Health, 22(3), 21-24. Wolfensberger, W. (2001) The story of the "Cruickshank chairs" at Syracuse University: A ... Wolfensberger, Wolf (2015). A guideline on protecting the health and lives of patients in hospitals, especially if the patient ... He did a one-year National Institute of Health research fellowship (1962-1963) at Maudsley Hospital, (London, England) studying ...
Personnel Psychology, 53, 47-66. Saari, L. M. & Judge, T. A. (2004). Employee attitudes and job satisfaction. Human Resource ... Health Psychology, 15(4), 243-251. Griffith, K. H., & Hebl, M. R. (2002). The Disclosure Dilemma for Gay Men and Lesbians: " ... It has been show that when LGBT employees conceal their identities at work they are a higher risk for mental health problems, ... Cole, S. W., Kemeny, M. E., Taylor, S. E., & Visscher, B. R. (1996). Elevated Physical Health Risk Among Gay Men Who Conceal ...
... create health problems and endanger minors. However, it did not require that homosexual personnel be automatically dismissed, ... The ban on homosexuals reflected both social attitudes at the time and British military law, which directly governed discipline ... allowing LGBT people to serve openly and access the same entitlements as other personnel. The ban on gay and lesbian personnel ... Gay and lesbian personnel who evaded this ban ran the risk of being dismissed from the military if their sexual orientation was ...
Thailand's Health System Research Institute reports that children in prostitution make up 40% of prostitutes in Thailand.[35] ... "It has been alleged that military personnel figure at a disproportionately high rate in the pedophile exchange lists ... A national campaign in Thailand provided "9 years of basic education, ... awareness-raising activities to change attitudes ... Such children often suffer irreparable damage to their physical and mental health. They face early pregnancy and risk sexually ...
The responsibility for lay people is further subdivided in sixty-two groups.[12][306][307] The personnel of the temple consists ... This project led the World Health Organization (WHO) to present a World No Tobacco Day award to Luang Por Dhammajayo on 31 May ... and the ability of the temple to appeal to middle class attitudes and use modern technology.[note 5] The third group are Thai ... Among lay personnel, the full-time employees are expected to follow the eight precepts, behave orderly and spent their lives in ...
"Social Work in Health Care. 39:3-4 (3-4): 361-73. doi:10.1300/J010v39n03_09. PMID 15774401.. ... Montréal, Bibliothèque du personnel, Hôpital Rivière-des-Prairies, 1978.. *Levinge, Alison (2015). The Music of Being: Music ... Corresponding with the attitudes of humanistic psychology, the developmental potential of the child, as in the acknowledgement ... Music, Health, and Wellbeing. pp. 153-63. doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586974.003.0012. ISBN 9780199586974. .. ...
Because of poor health (he claimed that his poor eyesight and exotropia affected his balance) Sartre was released in April 1941 ... Sartre wrote in Les Temps Modernes about his and de Beauvoir's attitude to the Soviet Union: As we were neither members of the ... French military personnel of World War II. *French Nobel laureates. *French people of German descent ... Sartre was a notorious chain smoker, which could also have contributed to the deterioration of his health.[83] ...
a b c World Health Organization[full citation needed] *^ a b Kirchner, C., Stephen, G. & Chandu, F. (1987). "Estimated 1987 ... Adjusting attitudeEdit. In the article Towards better communication, from the interest point of view. Or-skills of sight-glish ... "Free and Appropriate Public Education and the Personnel Crisis for Students with Visual Impairments and Blindness." Center on ... a b c Morello, C. M. "Etiology and Natural History of Diabetic Retinopathy: An Overview." American Journal of Health-System ...
This was due partly to his still-poor health, but also to a lack of urgency.[63] The political situation in England was stable ... The reform movement succeeded in limiting the Lusignan influence, however, and gradually Edward's attitude started to change. ... it was a failure in personnel that spelt the end of the opposition against Edward I. Bohun died late in 1298, after returning ... There were concerns about Edward's health as a child, and he fell ill in 1246, 1247, and 1251.[6] Nonetheless, he became an ...
To Err Is Human: Building a Safer Health System. Institute of Medicine (IOM). 2000.. ... Overall, the CTPS program is beneficial to everyone involved due to cost savings, risk reduction, personnel safety, enhanced ... and/or attitudes - are to be learned, and what specifically should be learned about them?[1] The method of debriefing chosen ... This evolution, can be seen with respect to the application of holographic simulation within the area of Virtual Health (VH), ...
Recruits are taught to be proud of their identity as professional military personnel, and of their unit in particular.[3][12] ... The attitude and environment remain the same throughout the entire training cycle, including drill instructors. Essentially, ... U.S. Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine (2004). "A Review of the literature on attrition from the ... After basic training, personnel are trained in the specialty of their "environment". Members of the Royal Canadian Navy undergo ...
In Auerbach's view, in Stendhal's novels "characters, attitudes, and relationships of the dramatis personæ, then, are very ... Modern medicine has shown that his health problems were more attributable to his treatment than to his syphilis. ... French military personnel of the Napoleonic Wars. Hidden categories: *CS1 German-language sources (de) ... An aside in that novel, referring to a character who contemplates suicide after being jilted, speaks about his attitude towards ...
Native Americans covered by the Indian Health Service, military personnel and their dependents, and women with disabilities ... A January 2003 ABC News/The Washington Post poll also examined attitudes towards abortion by gender. In answer to the question ... Legal in case of danger to woman's health (2). Legal in case of danger to woman's health, rape or incest, or likely damaged ... "American Journal of Public Health. 103 (10): 1773. doi:10.2105/ajph.2013.301339. PMC 3780732 . Retrieved 3 October 2013.. ...
HealthEdit. Further information: Indigenous health in Australia. Indigenous Australians were twice as likely to report their ... During the twentieth century, as social attitudes shifted and interest in Indigenous culture increased, there were more ... dispatched additional police and medical personnel to the region; and suspended the permit system for access to Indigenous ... In health services, Kelvin Kong became the first Indigenous surgeon in 2006 and is an advocate of Indigenous health issues.[251 ...
The Bohemian Club employs ex-military personnel to help secure the area. They utilize high-end security equipment, including ... Health, energy,. environment. *Chemtrails. *Electronic harassment. *Free energy suppression. *Global warming. *HIV/AIDS origins ...
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  • The rationale of this study was to assess the knowledge, attitude and practice of the labour partogramme among the health personnel in the main centers where referrals come from. (
  • To examine self-rated knowledge of clinical experiences and attitudes towards the practice of infant dental enucleation among dental and health care personnel in Sweden. (
  • Approximately 13% of personnel encountering children professionally believed they had seen subjected patients in their clinical practice. (
  • The study indicated there is need for increased knowledge about the practice and for clarification of obligatory responsibilities among dental and health care personnel regarding management and prevention of cases of infant dental enucleation. (
  • Training and duration of work experience were not significantly associated with knowledge, attitude and practice scores, except for nurses with longer work experience, who were more likely to have satisfactory knowledge about waste disposal than less experienced nurses. (
  • Incorporating religion and spirituality into health and medicine may also go a long way in making the practice of medicine more holistic, ethical and compassionate. (
  • 2 This paper explores the knowledge and attitudes of medical and MD-PhD students at one institution on matters relevant to the practice of torture and physician complicity with torture. (
  • Effect of an institutional development plan for user participation on professionals' knowledge, practice, and attitudes. (
  • The objective was to investigate whether implementing a development plan intending to enhance user participation in a mental health hospital had any effect on the professionals' knowledge, practice, or attitudes towards user participation. (
  • All professionals were invited to answer the Consumer Participation Questionnaire (CPQ) and additional questions, focusing on knowledge, practice, and attitudes towards user participation, two times with a 16 months interval. (
  • The implementation of the development plan thus had no measurable effect on the professionals' knowledge, practice, or attitudes at the intervention hospital, compared to the control hospitals. (
  • The plan had no effect on professionals' knowledge, practice, or attitudes. (
  • Health care personnel (n = 724) working in psychogeriatric care, somatic and psychiatric long-term care, somatic and psychiatric general care and in homes for the aged, were interviewed by means of questionnaires evaluating attitudes and intentions regarding work with demented patients and education in their care. (
  • Participants completed anonymous, online self-report questionnaires, assessing their explicit weight bias, perceived causes of obesity, attitudes toward treating obese patients, perceptions of treatment compliance and success of obese patients, and perceptions of weight bias among other practitioners. (
  • A total of 90 human-resource personnel completed the questionnaires. (
  • The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommends that all health care personnel (HCP) receive an annual influenza vaccination to reduce influenza-related morbidity and mortality among HCP and their patients as well as to reduce absenteeism among HCP ( 1-6 ). (
  • Physician-assisted death: attitudes and practices of community pharmacists in East Flanders, Belgium. (
  • This study investigates attitudes and practices of community pharmacists with respect to physician-assisted death. (
  • Attitudes and practices of families and health care personnel toward children with epilepsy in Kilifi, Kenya. (
  • This study focused particularly on what effect attitudes and practices might have on service utilization, particularly the use of AEDs. (
  • METHODS: Attitudes and practices toward children with epilepsy were examined using qualitative data collection methods, namely, interviews, focus group discussions, group activities, and observations. (
  • RESULTS: The responses illustrate both positive and negative attitudes, underpinning a wide variety of practices toward children with epilepsy. (
  • The present study aimed to gather baseline information on knowledge, attitude, and practices of diabetic patients regarding their oral health with the view of enhancing dental health education for this population, which would upgrade their knowledge and understanding. (
  • A questionnaire was designed to assess the knowledge, attitude, and practices of diabetic patients along with corresponding demographic variables ( Table 1 ). (
  • Objective: To assess the knowledge, attitudes and practices of providers in blood transfusion, HIV infections and hepatitis B and C in the province of South Kivu (eastern DRC). (
  • Health Literacy Universal Precautions Are Still a Distant Dream: Analysis of U.S. Data on Health Literate Practices. (
  • Most of these include the perceptions, knowledge, attitudes and practices of parents/guardians and healthcare providers. (
  • The objectives of the study were to describe the knowledge, attitude and practices of parents/guardians on pneumonia and immunisations/EPI vaccines. (
  • The knowledge, attitudes and practices of the respondents were found to be generally good and positive about pneumonia disease burden and immunisations/EPI vaccines. (
  • This study investigated Swazi adolescents' attitudes and perceptions concerning adolescent pregnancies and con- traceptive practices in order to help address the continued challenge posed by large numbers of adolescent preg- nancies in Swaziland. (
  • ABSTRACT A questionnaire to assess doctors' knowledge, attitudes and training about breastfeeding was answered by 320 medical students, 75 resident doctors and 50 general practitioners in Baghdad, Iraq. (
  • Attitudes of health care personnel toward demented patients. (
  • The overall attitude towards demented patients was positive. (
  • If nurses are going to be a crucial member of the health-care team, they must achieve the requisite competencies to deliver the increasingly complex care patients require. (
  • Additionally, the personnel had diverging attitudes regarding agreement and disagreement concerning professional responsibility for patients subjected to or at risk of infant dental enucleation. (
  • Implementing workplace strategies to improve vaccination coverage among HCP, particularly those working in LTCF/home health care setting, can help ensure that HCP and patients are protected against influenza ( 7,8 ). (
  • This study aimed to assess weight bias among professionals who specialize in treating eating disorders and identify to what extent their weight biases are associated with attitudes about treating obese patients. (
  • 56%) had observed other professionals in their field making negative comments about obese patients, 42% (138) believed that practitioners who treat eating disorders often have negative stereotypes about obese patients, 35% (115) indicated that practitioners feel uncomfortable caring for obese patients, and 29% (95) reported that their colleagues have negative attitudes toward obese patients. (
  • Compared to professionals with less weight bias, professionals with stronger weight bias were more likely to attribute obesity to behavioral causes, expressed more negative attitudes and frustrations about treating obese patients, and perceived poorer treatment outcomes for these patients. (
  • This study surveyed 1,129 U.S. military medical personnel deployed to a combat support hospital in Iraq regarding their attitudes and beliefs about providing healthcare to Iraqi National Guard, civilian, and security detainee patients. (
  • A significant percentage of military medical personnel reported they were comfortable treating Iraqi patients. (
  • Seventy-five (48%) of them observed negative effects of ICE enforcement on the health or health access of immigrant patients. (
  • Health care providers are witnessing the negative effects of ICE activities on their immigrant patients' psychological and physical health. (
  • Therefore, preventive behaviors like brushing, flossing, and periodic dental visits, which have a positive correlation with better periodontal health ( 5 ), become paramount for diabetic patients ( 6 ). (
  • Patients comply better with oral health care regimens when informed and positively reinforced. (
  • This is believed to improve the oral health status of the diabetic patients, in turn controlling diabetes and, ultimately, quality of life. (
  • Any diabetic medical personnel or patients with apparent physical or mental handicap were excluded. (
  • At the end of questioning, patients were informed about the impact of their systemic condition on oral health. (
  • No traditional healer had received a patient referred to them from a medical clinic although all had referred patients to clinics for non-mental health reasons. (
  • 10 Employees of health care institutions are obligated to honor the requirement of causing no harm and to act in the best interests of the health of their patients. (
  • Employees of health care institutions have both ethical and professional obligations to act in the best interests of the health of their patients. (
  • Currently, both oral and written health education make certain assumptions about the health literacy of patients and their parents. (
  • Our aim was to explore patients' and health care staffs' perceptions and experiences of the technologies, their contribution to the management of COPD and implementation issues. (
  • These Saint Thomas Home Health reviews tell you the opinions of the patients receiving care from agencies that are Medicare-certified. (
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude to both patients and MRI personnel at the clinical facility. (
  • Even with the high demand for care and the resolution capacity of primary care, the health care provided by the PHC teams can result in errors or harm to patients 4 4. (
  • The health personnel are friendlier, and they treat us like other patients. (
  • OBJECTIVES: To determine patients' attitudes to tuberculosis and their knowledge of the disease, and factors associated with treatment compliance. (
  • We are health care pioneers whose relentless pursuit of excellence has created life-changing advancements for millions of patients. (
  • Negative attitudes of hospital staff towards patients stood as a barrier to the utilisation of available obstetric care. (
  • Les attitudes négatives de la part du personnel de l'hôpital envers les patients constituent un obstacle à l'utilisation du soin obstétrique disponible. (
  • CONCLUSIONS: The treatment gap may be explained by a "health versus sickness" model, accounting for families' health-seeking behavior in relation to their perception of cause and treatment. (
  • Oral hygiene behavior and seeking oral health care depend on a number of factors. (
  • Further, oral health attitudes and beliefs are significant for oral health behavior ( 7 ). (
  • We conducted semistructured qualitative interviews based on the constructs of the Theory of Planned Behavior to elicit salient attitudes, social influences, and behavioral controls potentially influencing ACOs' intent to recognize abnormal breathing as a symptom of cardiac arrest and administer CPR instructions over the phone. (
  • Other research involves discerning the details of military political attitudes, voting behavior, and the potential impact on and interaction with democratic society as well as military families. (
  • According to an Associated Press article , the World Health Organization and other leading agencies say there is no evidence to support the suggestion that ibuprofen might worsen the symptoms of Covid-19. (
  • it is the shame and fear of this discrimination that prevents the mentally-ill from seeking help and care for their disorders (World Health Organization, 2001). (
  • The objectives of this study were to investigate hospital administrators' (HA) awareness and knowledge of cardiac rehabilitation (CR), perceptions regarding resources for and benefit of CR, and attitudes toward and implementation of inpatient transition planning for outpatient CR. (
  • In this study medical providers from a diverse, low-income community health clinic (n=32) were interviewed regarding their perceptions, barriers, and strategies in weight management discussions. (
  • Finally, the study described health center personnel perceptions about immunisations prior to the PCV introduction into the EPI. (
  • [96] The number of employees who witness sexual harassment is an important marker for organisations because employee perceptions of the organisation's tolerance of harassment have more influence on the attitudes and behaviours of employees than the existence of formal rules and regulations, regardless of organisational sex ratios. (
  • Objectives To assess student attitudes to cadaveric work, learning anatomy and multiprofessional learning, and to compare student performance between degree courses in an anatomy assessment. (
  • RESULTS: Many physicians (35 percent) and members of the public (42 percent) reported errors in their own or a family member's care, but neither group viewed medical errors as one of the most important problems in health care today. (
  • The public and many physicians supported the use of sanctions against individual health professionals perceived as responsible for serious errors. (
  • Objectives The objective of this review is to explore interactions between physicians and the pharmaceutical industry including sales representatives and their impact on physicians' attitude and prescribing habits. (
  • Data synthesis Pharmaceutical industry and pharmaceutical sales representative (PSR) interactions influence physicians' attitudes and their prescribing behaviour and increase the number of formulary addition requests for the company's drug. (
  • Religion, spirituality, health and medicine: why should Indian physicians care? (
  • Many physicians and medical personnel who participate in torture do so as they succumb to conflicts between professional ethics and the demands of their work, superiors, and peers. (
  • The present study explores future US physicians' attitudes toward the permissibility and utility of torture, as well as their beliefs about physicians' participation in torture. (
  • The IJTLD is dedicated to the continuing education of physicians and health personnel and the dissemination of information on tuberculosis and lung health world-wide. (
  • RÉSUMÉ La présente étude a évalué les connaissances, les attitudes et les pratiques des prestataires de soins de santé au sujet de la gestion des déchets au sein du Centre hospitalier universitaire d'Ain Shams au Caire (Égypte). (
  • La formation et le nombre d'années d'expérience n'étaient pas significativement associés aux scores pour les connaissances, les attitudes et les pratiques, sauf chez les infirmières qui avaient une expérience professionnelle plus longue. (
  • 2012) Connaissances et attitudes du personnel médical en matière de transfusion sanguine au Mali. (
  • RÉSUMÉ Trois cent vingt (320) étudiants en médecine, 75 internes et 50 généralistes à Bagdad (Iraq) ont répondu à un questionnaire visant à évaluer les connaissances, les attitudes et la formation des médecins concernant l'allaitement au sein. (
  • Même si les attitudes vis-à-vis de l'allaitement au sein étaient généralement positives, moins de 50 % des médecins ont eu un score satisfaisant pour les questions relatives aux connaissances ( 50 % de réponses correctes). (
  • Attitudes of family-planning nurses towards aspects of their work : an exploratory study / Monica Ferreira, W. P. Mostert. (
  • Nursing against the odds : how health care cost cutting, media stereotypes, and medical hubris undermine nurses and patient care / Suzanne Gordon. (
  • Nurses attitudes can influence the relationship with the patient and, consequently, favor the treatment. (
  • Our sample was composed by doctors, nurses, midwives, and agents' rapid training in activity in health sector in South Kivu between 1 December 2011 and 30 December 2011. (
  • Too often nurses are stressed in their jobs and less than acceptable attitudes are displayed. (
  • 2.1 Attitudes of Doctors and Nurses Academic excellence alone does not make one a good doctor or a nurse. (
  • All the members of the health care team (doctors, nurses, psychiatrist, physical therapist, dietician, etc.) even the patient should collaborate and communicate with each other so that they will come up with a holistic approach in managing the patient's health to ensure patient safety. (
  • Objectives of the study: 1) To assess the knowledge regarding selected government health insurance schemes among staff nurses working in selected hospitals of Ahmedabad District. (
  • 3) To find the correlation between knowledge score and attitude score regarding selected government health insurance schemes among staff nurses working in selected hospitals of Ahmedabad District. (
  • In present study finding reveled that, majority of 87.04% staff nurses have favorable attitude and 12.94% staff nurses have unfavorable attitude regarding MA and MAV Yojana. (
  • Conclusion: Investigators concluded that most of the staff nurses who were participated in the study have average knowledge and favorable attitude regarding selected government health insurance schemes. (
  • Family-planning workers in China are ambivalent about the provision of sexual and reproductive health services to unmarried young people, which potentially poses a significant obstacle to the adoption of safe sex behaviours by young people, as well as to the provision of sexual and reproductive health information and services to young unmarried people in China. (
  • The clinical benefits of CR are well-documented and include improvements in exercise capacity, risk factors, health behaviours, and quality of life [ 8 ]. (
  • I must say that today the situation has improved with regard to attitudes and behaviours among health personnel. (
  • Those medical and paramedical staffs came from 12 general reference hospitals, 11 hospitals and 65 health centers in the province of South Kivu. (
  • India's rural health centers are critically short of trained medical personnel. (
  • A questionnaire survey was performed among 776 licensed dental and health care personnel working in emergency departments, midwifery, child health centres, school health services and public dental health services in 10 Swedish cities. (
  • Design A questionnaire was designed that requested demographic information and the students' attitudes to cadaveric work, anatomy learning and multiprofessional learning on a Likert scale. (
  • In order to elicit the attitudes of final year medical and 3rd year undergraduate nursing students, towards interprofessional education (IPE), a survey using a 25-item questionnaire and a five-point Likert scale design was administered to a convenience sample of 60 students. (
  • Instruments used included: a demographic questionnaire and an attitude one about delegation. (
  • A total of 144 professionals who responded to the questionnaire "Survey on Patient Safety Culture in Primary Health Care" participated in the study. (
  • Responses to a 12-item adapted 'Organ donation awareness' questionnaire measuring knowledge, attitudes and awareness were related to participants' General Self-Efficacy (GSE) Scale score. (
  • Lack of incentives and inadequate materials to work with, as well as poor remuneration contributed to these negative attitudes. (
  • It is a crucial step in efforts to reduce health care-associated influenza infections. (
  • 1 - 4 Immunization (used interchangeably with vaccination in this statement) of health care personnel (HCP) annually is a matter of patient safety and is crucial in efforts to reduce health care-associated influenza infections. (
  • Immunization of health care personnel is a critically important step to substantially reduce health care-associated influenza infections. (
  • Annual immunization of health care personnel (HCP) is a matter of patient safety and necessary to significantly reduce health care-associated influenza infections. (
  • Personnel Psychology , 42, 331-342. (
  • Personnel Psychology , 50, 341-358. (
  • AIMS: To evaluate scientific knowledge and personal beliefs in the health care personnel of a large Italian hospital. (
  • Health education attempts to change behaviors by altering an individual's knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs about health matters ( 9 ). (
  • Acceptance of solid organ transplant programs has been improving among different countries, but it is still greatly affected by sociocultural and religious beliefs and attitudes 1 . (
  • Barriers to PCS discussion were patient comorbidity, limited education/health literacy, prior refusal of care, physician forgetfulness, acute-care visits, and lack of time. (
  • Important barriers to discussion are inadequate time for health maintenance, physician forgetfulness, and patient characteristics. (
  • To actualize this, it is important to initially assess the preparedness of HR personnel for, and the possible barriers to entrenching mental health in the workplace. (
  • The adolescent Swazi boys and girls identified health service barriers to accessing contraceptives, had reservations about using modern contraceptives, and preferred traditional contraceptives which they perceived to be without harmful side-effects. (
  • Setting A joint course called the Common Foundation Programme (CFP) presented by a hospital medical school and a joint university faculty of health and social care sciences in the UK in the first term of the students' courses. (
  • Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, End-of-life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, B-1090 Brussels, Belgium. (
  • Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Medicine and Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Centre for Research Ethics and Bioethics. (
  • Genetic testing in the workplace holds the promise of improving worker health but also raises ethical, legal, and social issues. (
  • To examine the associations between demographic characteristics, health behaviors, workplace health culture, and health-related outcomes in Chinese workplaces. (
  • Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, employers are responsible for providing a safe and healthful workplace for their employees. (
  • and encouraging continual process improvement in workplace safety and health. (
  • This has contributed to a positive attitude and atmosphere at the workplace. (
  • The continued relevance of optimal employee mental health to sustainable human capital development in the workplace underscores the need to start harnessing all resources that can be mobilized to promote the entrenchment of workplace mental health. (
  • In terms of workplace health promotion priorities, physical health seminars took wide precedence over mental health seminars. (
  • The largest numbers of personnel with positive attitudes were found in psychogeriatric care and somatic long-term care and the lowest in general medical and psychiatric care. (
  • According to Nirmal Kumar Ganguly, president of the Indian Science Congress, the 'crumbling' state of India's medical education system could undermine the country's impressive strides in health technology. (
  • Better levels of understanding and information sharing among children with epilepsy, their families, and health care personnel are required to improve use of medical services. (
  • Nearly half of the medical personnel did not feel adequately prepared or trained for this role. (
  • U.S. military medical personnel may benefit from enhanced predeployment cultural education and training tailored to care for the local civilian patient population. (
  • Traditional healers expressed distrust in biomedical health systems and believed their treatments were superior to medical therapies in alleviating mental suffering. (
  • To study attitudes, knowledge, and actions of local medical students with regard to organ donation and self-perceived confidence and competence in approaching potential organ donors. (
  • It is concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to health and medical research. (
  • This paper reports the findings of a survey of medical students' attitudes toward torture and discusses variables that may correlate with those attitudes. (
  • Some questions were drawn from a 2008 University of Illinois survey of medical students' attitudes toward torture, the only prior such survey at a US medical university. (
  • 1 However, as Steven Miles reminds us, many medical personnel continue to participate in and condone torture: "Many torture survivors report that clinicians monitored their mistreatment. (
  • A previous survey of medical students' attitudes toward torture, conducted in 2008 at the University of Illinois College of Medicine-Chicago (UIC), provided a precedent for our project. (
  • The local HIV epidemic and medical guidelines, policies and strategies, public education and demand creation, finance, readiness of health system, staff training, monitoring and evaluation (M&E), and quality assurance should be considered before and during the implementation of NMC. (
  • The School of Medical Laboratory Science program is approved by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation. (
  • The health rate is 96.2 percent (as of late 2016), which is a very good level. (
  • Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. (
  • Associations Between Health Literacy and Health Behaviors Among Urban High School Students. (
  • We assessed health literacy using 3 validated measures, and examined cross-sectional and prospective associations between health literacy and adolescent health behaviors and outcomes. (
  • Associations between Health Literacy, Cancer-Related Knowledge, and Preventive Health Behaviors in Community-Dwelling Korean Adults. (
  • This cross-sectional study aimed to examine the association between health literacy, cancer-related knowledge, and preventive health behaviors among community-dwelling adults in Korea. (
  • Adolescent health literacy and health behaviors: A systematic review. (
  • To systematically review and synthesize literature on the relationship between health literacy and health behaviors in adolescents. (
  • Associations between health culture, health behaviors, and health-related outcomes: A cross-sectional study. (
  • A number of published empirical studies suggest that religious involvement is associated with better outcomes in physical and mental health. (
  • It can lead to post-stroke pneumonia, which causes 30% of stroke-related deaths, a longer hospital stay and poorer health outcomes. (
  • The overall purpose of this proposed action-research project is to measure the feasibility of consuming and the impact of indigenous plants and foods on health outcomes among Native Americ. (
  • However, research on the association between health literacy and adolescent health outcomes, particularly on their prospective associations, is rare. (
  • Addressing the Antinomy Between Health Education and Health Literacy in Advancing Personal Health and Public Health Outcomes. (
  • Health literacy evolved from a standard of English language proficiency designed to promote patient compliance into an inferential for promoting positive health decision-making and health outcomes. (
  • [99] Such outcomes include reduced health satisfaction, team conflict, declines in financial performance, occupational stress and job withdrawal. (
  • [103] Studies of both sexual harassment and racial harassment reveal that employees who are victims of direct harassment and who are also aware of their co-workers' harassment, suffer the equivalent of a 'double whammy', with negative occupational, psychological and health-related outcomes over and above the effects of their personal experiences. (
  • A 3 year follow-up study of health care students' sense of coherence and related smoking, drinking and physical exercise factors. (
  • The purpose of the study was to describe the sense of coherence (SOC) of three groups of Finnish polytechnic students (n=287) at the beginning of their studies and to follow it during a period of 3 year amongst the health care students (n=63) of this group. (
  • We interviewed the personnel of those hospitals who accepted to enroll in the study. (
  • This study sought to understand the impact of ICE activities on immigrant health from the perspective of health care providers. (
  • The aim of this study was to explore traditional healers' views on their collaboration with biomedical health systems so as to inform the implementation of strategies to improve access to CAMH services in Uganda. (
  • The purpose of this study to investigate attitude, oral health literacy and psychological factors in order to evaluate if these factors are important for oral health in adults. (
  • The objective of this two parallel component study is to develop interventions for the visual and cognitive related health literacy disabilities of older veterans. (
  • The aim of the present study was to find out the attitude of nursing managers about delegation in Karaj social security clinics and hospitals in 2010. (
  • The study was carried out between 1 April paign to be effective, attitudes and practic- and 31 July 2000. (
  • This was a non-randomized controlled study including professionals from three mental health hospitals in Central Norway. (
  • This is the first controlled study on the effect on professionals from implementing a development plan to enhance user participation in a mental health hospital. (
  • The study, which provides an important and novel insight into the frontline experiences of British infantry personnel, identified 17 'auditory tasks', such as 'hearing grid references' and 'locating enemy movement in maize fields', carried out on operational duties abroad. (
  • The study, which is published in Noise and Health journal, consisted of 16 focus groups involving 80 British army personnel. (
  • The opinions and attitudes documented in this study will help researchers to gain a real insight into the challenging environments faced by infantry personnel fighting on the frontline. (
  • The aim of this study was to explore knowledge, attitudes and general self-efficacy as behavioral determinants for organ donation among rural primary care attendants, in order to tailor awareness strategies for reversing inertia within an opt-out system. (
  • Gopi, B.G. (2013) A Study to Assess Knowledge, and Attitude regarding Utilization of Various Health Insurance Schemes among Heads of Families in a Selected Rural Village in Hassan with a View to Prepare a Module on Various Health Insurance Schemes. (
  • The present study explored the essential issues in the introduction of the PCV in two health districts in Yaounde, Cameroon to ensure that every child is reached. (
  • A cross sectional study design was adopted and targeted parents/guardians (n=205) of children aged 0-59 months and health centre personnel (n=13) directly involved with vaccination activities in two health districts in Cameroon. (
  • To determine the potential and limitations of Primary Health Care professionals to identify situations of violence against women. (
  • Female relatives well-versed in the primary health care centres selected art of breastfeeding cared for new mothers randomly from Baghdad governorate. (
  • CONCLUSIONS We concluded that, although close to the average, patient safety culture among professionals in the Primary Health Care is positive and that there are differences in safety culture between family health and oral health teams in comparison with the primary health care teams. (
  • Analyze if the patient safety culture among professionals in the primary health care differs among health care teams. (
  • Primary Health Care (PHC), main gateway of the Brazilian Unified Health System (SUS), is composed of teams that work in defined territory. (
  • The purpose of this statement is to reaffirm the American Academy of Pediatrics' support for a mandatory influenza immunization policy for all health care personnel. (
  • Mandatory influenza immunization for all health care personnel is ethical, just, and necessary to improve patient safety. (
  • Mandatory influenza immunization for all health care personnel is ethically justified, necessary, and long overdue to ensure patient safety. (
  • According to the Ministry of Health and So- ing contraceptive services as well as contraceptive in- cial Welfare (MOHSW, 2001:9) the average age at first formation and counseling by Swazi adolescents. (
  • MOHSW, 2001:11) revealed that 5% of deliveries oc- ductive health needs and rights received inadequate curred among Swazi girls aged 15 years, indicating attention from the Ministry of Health and Social Wel- the initiation of sexual activities among this group of fare. (
  • The figure for positive attitudes in relation to education showed a similar figure for all categories. (
  • Possible interventions include community-based services and health education programs for the community and service providers. (
  • The renewed interest in the interaction of religion and spirituality with health and medicine has significant implications in the Indian context. (
  • These findings highlight that ageist attitudes do predict responses to the pandemic and that hostile and benevolent ageism are distinct facets that have unique implications during a health pandemic. (
  • Health care-associated influenza is a common and serious public health problem, contributing significantly to patient morbidity and mortality and creating a financial burden on health care systems. (
  • Influenza is a major public health concern. (
  • Each year in the United States there are, on average, more than 36 000 deaths and 200 000 hospitalizations associated with the influenza virus, which makes influenza outbreaks a major public health concern. (
  • Until 1995, it was an agency of the United States PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE. (
  • Dr Jerome Salomon, head of France's public health agency, said the warning about ibuprofen pertained to self-medication, and that people should seek the advice of their doctor before taking medications if coronavirus is suspected. (
  • 80-1.1 Office of the Director of Public Health. (
  • This chapter uses Thailand as an example of how a country might benefit from introducing NMC as a public health measure. (
  • The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease publishes articles on all aspects of lung health, including public health-related issues such as training programmes, cost-benefit analysis, legislation, epidemiology, intervention studies and health systems research. (
  • Result: It was found that 74.1% of nursing managers had a neutral attitude about delegation. (
  • Conclusion: Most of nursing managers had a neutral attitude about delegation and their awareness of leadership skills and management principles, including delegation, was related to the nursing managers' attitude about delegation. (
  • 4) To find the association between knowledge and attitude score with selected demographic variables. (
  • Computed chi-square value was less than table value at the level of significance indicating no significance association be-tween level of attitude score and selected socio-demographic variables. (
  • There is no correlation between knowledge score and attitude score where as there is no association between level of knowledge, level of attitude with so-cio-demographic variables. (
  • The objective of this paper is to discover health professionals' levels of knowledge as regards CPR, whether they are appropriately updated and to confirm whether the training courses on CPR performed improve health personnel's knowledge levels. (
  • Voluntary organizations which support educational programs and research in psychiatry with the objective of the promotion of mental health. (
  • However, to the best of our knowledge, there have been no studies that have examined health-system administration factors specifically, in relation to CR utilization. (
  • Personnel with self-rated knowledge and clinical experience worked mostly in dental care. (
  • This year, two major changes were implemented for the calculation of HCP population control totals: First, Bureau of Labor Statistics employment codes were filtered by health care industry, which mostly affected the administrative support staff or managers and the non-clinical support staff control totals. (
  • Governments in several countries attempt to strengthen user participation through instructing health care organisations to plan and implement activities such as user representation in administrational boards, improved information to users, and more individual user participation in clinical work. (
  • Planning and implementing activities to meet these requirements, such as having user representation in administrational boards, improving information to users, and enhancing user participation in clinical work thus become a part of the responsibilities and daily tasks in health organisations. (
  • Obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) are major global health concerns as they commonly co-occur and are associated with significant morbidity, mortality, and health care expenditure. (
  • Military Behavioral Health , 7 (2), 142-150. (
  • The purpose of this paper is to explore if ageist attitudes, both benevolent and hostile, relate to individuals' behavioral responses to the pandemic. (
  • These were carried out with children diagnosed as having active epilepsy, their parents, their grandparents, and health care personnel. (
  • Despite the efforts of many organizations to improve influenza immunization rates with the use of voluntary campaigns, influenza coverage among health care personnel remains unacceptably low. (
  • 1 ] . In addition to the nutritional and psy- knowledge, attitudes and training in relation chological values of breast milk, it contains to breastfeeding promotion. (
  • Early identification and management of mental illness in childhood and adolescence helps to avert debilitating mental illness in adulthood but the attention given to Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMH) has until recently been low. (
  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMH) refers to a range of mental, neurological and substance use (MNS) disorders that occur in childhood and adolescence. (
  • The inclusion criterion consisted of being a health worker in these services. (
  • T he discussion of military requirements in Chapter 2 distinguished two different aspects of manpower requirements, one having to do with the quantity of personnel and the other related to the qualifications of personnel (sometimes abbreviated "quality" by the military services). (
  • Potential for collaboration between traditional healers and biomedical health systems for improving access to CAMH services in Uganda exists, but is undermined by mutual mistrust and competition between traditional healers and clinicians. (
  • Decolonizing Mental Health Services for Indigenous Clients: A Training Program for Mental Health Professionals. (
  • Culturally appropriate mental health services are essential for Indigenous people who suffer the greatest mental health disparities of any ethnic group in the U.S. However, few mental health professio. (
  • Statements of goals for the delivery of health services pertaining to the Health Systems Agency service area, established under PL 93-641, and consistent with national guidelines for health planning. (
  • An operating division of the US Department of Health and Human Services. (
  • Health literacy is crucial to develop health-related knowledge, adopt healthy lifestyles, and benefit from health care services. (
  • Health literacy refers to personal and relational factors affecting a person's ability to acquire, understand and use information about health and health services. (
  • Health services, public or private, in urban areas. (
  • The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care. (
  • Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions. (
  • Journal of Health Services Research and Policy, 15 (Sup 2). (
  • Do family-planning workers in China support provision of sexual and reproductive health services to unmarried young people? (
  • To ascertain the perspectives of family-planning service providers in eight sites in China on the provision of sexual and reproductive health services to unmarried young people. (
  • Les données ont été tirées d'une enquête sur 1927 agents des services de planification familiale et des débats de 16 groupes de discussion dans huit sites répartis sur l'ensemble de la Chine en 1998-1999. (
  • Les agents des services de planification familiale reconnaissaient la nécessité de protéger la santé sexuelle des jeunes adultes non mariés et adhéraient totalement au principe de la fourniture par les services officiels d'une information et d'une éducation en matière de santé sexuelle et génésique à destination de ces jeunes. (
  • Alors qu'environ 70 % d'entre eux étaient prêts à fournir des contraceptifs aux jeunes non mariés et 60 % approuvaient la fourniture par l'Etat de services de contraception pour cette catégorie de population, seuls un quart d'entre eux convenaient que ces services pourraient être étendus aux jeunes en fin de scolarité secondaire. (
  • une telle attitude risque de constituer un grave obstacle à l'adoption par les jeunes de comportements sexuels sans risque et à la fourniture d'information et de services de santé sexuelle et génésique à cette catégorie de population. (
  • Il est par conséquent urgent de mettre en place des programmes de formation spécifiques à l'intention des agents des services de planification familiale. (
  • Does Saint Thomas Home Health, Inc offer the following services? (
  • This network, in turn, is characterized by organized health services aiming to promote a good, integral, efficient, safe and decisive health care to the population 1 1. (
  • to provide an affirmative action program and to assure client-oriented cooperation between Health Department personnel and other health and human services providers. (
  • Our IT Services/Digital Solutions group has pioneered innovative digital health offerings consistent with our Silicon Valley roots. (
  • Les agents de ménage ont aussi obtenu les scores généraux les plus élevés des trois groupes pour les attitudes vis-à-vis de l'élimination des déchets. (
  • L'étude s'est servie de la méthode de discussion en groupes cibles pour évaluer la manière dont l'attitude du personnel au Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Calabar (CHUC) au Nigéria influence l'utilisation des facilitiés de santé pour les soins obstétriques. (
  • Nurse and patient reactions to a developmental telehome health system. (
  • Attitude When it comes to attitude, the first place a nurse need to look is at themselves. (
  • Similar to other health disciplines, professionals treating eating disorders are not immune to weight bias. (
  • WHO HQ Library catalog › Results of search for 'su:{Attitude of health personnel. (
  • Another option is to use the pull down menu to change the search fields: Title to words: obstetrician AND Author to Subject: Attitude of Health Personnel OR Subject: Decision Making. (
  • Ongoing injustices perpetrated by colonization and racism have resulted in a disproportionate burden of health disparities among Indigenous peoples, with youth being particularly vulnerable. (
  • L'attitude du personnel comme obstacle à l'utilisation des soins obstétriques au Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Calabar. (
  • Le but était d'établir la perception qu'a la communauté à l'égard des attitudes du personnel de l'hôpital et leurs influences sur l'utilisation des soins obstétriques de CHUC. (
  • During the follow-up focused on the health care students, SOC weakened in 6%, remained unchanged in 65% and strengthened in 32% of the participants. (
  • Participants (n=43) were excluded if they answered that their occupational setting was "other" than those listed, and the verbatim description did not qualify as a health care setting, leaving 2,391 respondents in the analytic sample. (
  • Only 16% of the participants reported having handled the case of an employee with a suspected mental health problem in the preceding 2 years. (
  • The participants were women of childbearing age and men in two communities, as well as health staff at the teaching hospital. (
  • Comme participants, l'étude s'est servie des femmes encore en âge d'avoir des enfants, les hommes de deux communautés, ainsi que le personnel médical du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Calabar. (
  • By the beginning of the 19th century this type of attitude had begun to change. (
  • The first, during the 19th century, was from relatively good health prior to European settlement to very poor health. (

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