Awareness: The act of "taking account" of an object or state of affairs. It does not imply assessment of, nor attention to the qualities or nature of the object.Motor Skills: Performance of complex motor acts.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: 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).Clinical Competence: The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.Intraoperative Awareness: Occurence of a patient becoming conscious during a procedure performed under GENERAL ANESTHESIA and subsequently having recall of these events. (From Anesthesiology 2006, 104(4): 847-64.)Teaching: The educational process of instructing.Questionnaires: 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.Educational Measurement: The assessing of academic or educational achievement. It includes all aspects of testing and test construction.Curriculum: A course of study offered by an educational institution.Communication: The exchange or transmission of ideas, attitudes, or beliefs between individuals or groups.Role Playing: The adopting or performing the role of another significant individual in order to gain insight into the behavior of that person.Professional Competence: The capability to perform the duties of one's profession generally, or to perform a particular professional task, with skill of an acceptable quality.Health Education: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.Learning: Relatively permanent change in behavior that is the result of past experience or practice. The concept includes the acquisition of knowledge.ReadingEducation, Medical, Undergraduate: The period of medical education in a medical school. In the United States it follows the baccalaureate degree and precedes the granting of the M.D.Students, Medical: Individuals enrolled in a school of medicine or a formal educational program in medicine.Patient Simulation: The use of persons coached to feign symptoms or conditions of real diseases in a life-like manner in order to teach or evaluate medical personnel.Internship and Residency: Programs of training in medicine and medical specialties offered by hospitals for graduates of medicine to meet the requirements established by accrediting authorities.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Program Evaluation: 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.Cross-Sectional Studies: 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.Education, Medical: Use for general articles concerning medical education.Aptitude: The ability to acquire general or special types of knowledge or skill.Education, Medical, Continuing: Educational programs designed to inform physicians of recent advances in their field.Motor Skills Disorders: Marked impairments in the development of motor coordination such that the impairment interferes with activities of daily living. (From DSM-V)Education, Medical, Graduate: Educational programs for medical graduates entering a specialty. They include formal specialty training as well as academic work in the clinical and basic medical sciences, and may lead to board certification or an advanced medical degree.United StatesEducational Status: Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.Generalization (Psychology): The phenomenon of an organism's responding to all situations similar to one in which it has been conditioned.Dyslexia: A cognitive disorder characterized by an impaired ability to comprehend written and printed words or phrases despite intact vision. This condition may be developmental or acquired. Developmental dyslexia is marked by reading achievement that falls substantially below that expected given the individual's chronological age, measured intelligence, and age-appropriate education. The disturbance in reading significantly interferes with academic achievement or with activities of daily living that require reading skills. (From DSM-IV)Phonetics: The science or study of speech sounds and their production, transmission, and reception, and their analysis, classification, and transcription. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Perception: The process by which the nature and meaning of sensory stimuli are recognized and interpreted.Language Tests: Tests designed to assess language behavior and abilities. They include tests of vocabulary, comprehension, grammar and functional use of language, e.g., Development Sentence Scoring, Receptive-Expressive Emergent Language Scale, Parsons Language Sample, Utah Test of Language Development, Michigan Language Inventory and Verbal Language Development Scale, Illinois Test of Psycholinguistic Abilities, Northwestern Syntax Screening Test, Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test, Ammons Full-Range Picture Vocabulary Test, and Assessment of Children's Language Comprehension.Consciousness: Sense of awareness of self and of the environment.Language Development: The gradual expansion in complexity and meaning of symbols and sounds as perceived and interpreted by the individual through a maturational and learning process. Stages in development include babbling, cooing, word imitation with cognition, and use of short sentences.Health Promotion: Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.Patient Education as Topic: The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.Data Collection: 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.Physician-Patient Relations: The interactions between physician and patient.Interviews as Topic: 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.Models, Educational: Theoretical models which propose methods of learning or teaching as a basis or adjunct to changes in attitude or behavior. These educational interventions are usually applied in the fields of health and patient education but are not restricted to patient care.Task Performance and Analysis: The detailed examination of observable activity or behavior associated with the execution or completion of a required function or unit of work.Problem Solving: A learning situation involving more than one alternative from which a selection is made in order to attain a specific goal.Inservice Training: On the job training programs for personnel carried out within an institution or agency. It includes orientation programs.Psychomotor Performance: The coordination of a sensory or ideational (cognitive) process and a motor activity.Problem-Based Learning: Instructional use of examples or cases to teach using problem-solving skills and critical thinking.General Surgery: A specialty in which manual or operative procedures are used in the treatment of disease, injuries, or deformities.Knowledge: The body of truths or facts accumulated in the course of time, the cumulated sum of information, its volume and nature, in any civilization, period, or country.ManikinsWriting: The act or practice of literary composition, the occupation of writer, or producing or engaging in literary work as a profession.Cognition: Intellectual or mental process whereby an organism obtains knowledge.Students, Pharmacy: Individuals enrolled in a school of pharmacy or a formal educational program leading to a degree in pharmacy.Unconscious (Psychology): Those forces and content of the mind which are not ordinarily available to conscious awareness or to immediate recall.Videotape Recording: Recording of visual and sometimes sound signals on magnetic tape.IndiaAttitude to Health: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.Computer-Assisted Instruction: A self-learning technique, usually online, involving interaction of the student with programmed instructional materials.Education: Acquisition of knowledge as a result of instruction in a formal course of study.Teaching Materials: Instructional materials used in teaching.Students: Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.Faculty, Medical: The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a medical school.Practice (Psychology): Performance of an act one or more times, with a view to its fixation or improvement; any performance of an act or behavior that leads to learning.Pilot Projects: 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.Vocabulary: The sum or the stock of words used by a language, a group, or an individual. (From Webster, 3d ed)Education, Pharmacy: Formal instruction, learning, or training in the preparation, dispensing, and proper utilization of drugs in the field of medicine.Education of Intellectually Disabled: The teaching or training of those individuals with subnormal intellectual functioning.Child Language: The language and sounds expressed by a child at a particular maturational stage in development.Subliminal Stimulation: Stimulation at an intensity below that where a differentiated response can be elicited.Comprehension: The act or fact of grasping the meaning, nature, or importance of; understanding. (American Heritage Dictionary, 4th ed) Includes understanding by a patient or research subject of information disclosed orally or in writing.Malaysia: A parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarch in southeast Asia, consisting of 11 states (West Malaysia) on the Malay Peninsula and two states (East Malaysia) on the island of BORNEO. It is also called the Federation of Malaysia. Its capital is Kuala Lumpur. Before 1963 it was the Union of Malaya. It reorganized in 1948 as the Federation of Malaya, becoming independent from British Malaya in 1957 and becoming Malaysia in 1963 as a federation of Malaya, Sabah, Sarawak, and Singapore (which seceded in 1965). The form Malay- probably derives from the Tamil malay, mountain, with reference to its geography. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p715 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p329)Visual Perception: The selecting and organizing of visual stimuli based on the individual's past experience.Focus Groups: 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.Education, Dental: Use for articles concerning dental education in general.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Program Development: The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).Physicians: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.Neuropsychological Tests: Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.Great BritainInterpersonal Relations: The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.Health Personnel: 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)Computer Literacy: Familiarity and comfort in using computers efficiently.Attention: Focusing on certain aspects of current experience to the exclusion of others. It is the act of heeding or taking notice or concentrating.Self Concept: A person's view of himself.Language: A verbal or nonverbal means of communicating ideas or feelings.Schools, Medical: Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of medicine.Faculty: The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in an educational institution.Staff Development: The process by which the employer promotes staff performance and efficiency consistent with management goals and objectives.Thinking: Mental activity, not predominantly perceptual, by which one apprehends some aspect of an object or situation based on past learning and experience.Social Behavior: Any behavior caused by or affecting another individual, usually of the same species.Universities: Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.Qualitative Research: 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)Prevalence: 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.Self Efficacy: Cognitive mechanism based on expectations or beliefs about one's ability to perform actions necessary to produce a given effect. It is also a theoretical component of behavior change in various therapeutic treatments. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Feedback: A mechanism of communication within a system in that the input signal generates an output response which returns to influence the continued activity or productivity of that system.Students, Dental: Individuals enrolled a school of dentistry or a formal educational program in leading to a degree in dentistry.Adaptation, Psychological: A state of harmony between internal needs and external demands and the processes used in achieving this condition. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)Anesthesiology: A specialty concerned with the study of anesthetics and anesthesia.Attitude: 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.Leadership: The function of directing or controlling the actions or attitudes of an individual or group with more or less willing acquiescence of the followers.Self-Assessment: Appraisal of one's own personal qualities or traits.Rural Population: The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.Family Practice: A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.Articulation Disorders: Disorders of the quality of speech characterized by the substitution, omission, distortion, and addition of phonemes.Video Recording: The storing or preserving of video signals for television to be played back later via a transmitter or receiver. Recordings may be made on magnetic tape or discs (VIDEODISC RECORDING).Mentors: Senior professionals who provide guidance, direction and support to those persons desirous of improvement in academic positions, administrative positions or other career development situations.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Professional-Patient Relations: Interactions between health personnel and patients.Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Interprofessional Relations: The reciprocal interaction of two or more professional individuals.Mass Media: Instruments or technological means of communication that reach large numbers of people with a common message: press, radio, television, etc.Audiovisual Aids: Auditory and visual instructional materials.Language Development Disorders: Conditions characterized by language abilities (comprehension and expression of speech and writing) that are below the expected level for a given age, generally in the absence of an intellectual impairment. These conditions may be associated with DEAFNESS; BRAIN DISEASES; MENTAL DISORDERS; or environmental factors.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Child Development: The continuous sequential physiological and psychological maturing of an individual from birth up to but not including ADOLESCENCE.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Age Factors: 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.Retention (Psychology): The persistence to perform a learned behavior (facts or experiences) after an interval has elapsed in which there has been no performance or practice of the behavior.Clinical Clerkship: Undergraduate education programs for second- , third- , and fourth-year students in health sciences in which the students receive clinical training and experience in teaching hospitals or affiliated health centers.Decision Making: 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.Dentist-Patient Relations: The psychological relations between the dentist and patient.Memory: Complex mental function having four distinct phases: (1) memorizing or learning, (2) retention, (3) recall, and (4) recognition. Clinically, it is usually subdivided into immediate, recent, and remote memory.Linguistics: The science of language, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and historical linguistics. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Pediatrics: A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.Medical Staff, Hospital: Professional medical personnel approved to provide care to patients in a hospital.Motivation: Those factors which cause an organism to behave or act in either a goal-seeking or satisfying manner. They may be influenced by physiological drives or by external stimuli.Behavior Therapy: The application of modern theories of learning and conditioning in the treatment of behavior disorders.Parents: Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Cooperative Behavior: 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)Verbal Behavior: Includes both producing and responding to words, either written or spoken.Socialization: The training or molding of an individual through various relationships, educational agencies, and social controls, which enables him to become a member of a particular society.Photic Stimulation: Investigative technique commonly used during ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY in which a series of bright light flashes or visual patterns are used to elicit brain activity.Peer Group: Group composed of associates of same species, approximately the same age, and usually of similar rank or social status.Mental Recall: The process whereby a representation of past experience is elicited.Reaction Time: The time from the onset of a stimulus until a response is observed.Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.Play and Playthings: Spontaneous or voluntary recreational activities pursued for enjoyment and accessories or equipment used in the activities; includes games, toys, etc.Physicians, Family: Those physicians who have completed the education requirements specified by the American Academy of Family Physicians.Public Opinion: 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.Social Adjustment: Adaptation of the person to the social environment. Adjustment may take place by adapting the self to the environment or by changing the environment. (From Campbell, Psychiatric Dictionary, 1996)Nigeria: A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.Emotions: Those affective states which can be experienced and have arousing and motivational properties.Information Dissemination: The circulation or wide dispersal of information.Mass Screening: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.Physician's Role: The expected function of a member of the medical profession.Evidence-Based Medicine: An approach of practicing medicine with the goal to improve and evaluate patient care. It requires the judicious integration of best research evidence with the patient's values to make decisions about medical care. This method is to help physicians make proper diagnosis, devise best testing plan, choose best treatment and methods of disease prevention, as well as develop guidelines for large groups of patients with the same disease. (from JAMA 296 (9), 2006)Australia: The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.Physician's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.Learning Curve: The course of learning of an individual or a group. It is a measure of performance plotted over time.Cultural Competency: Cultural and linguistic competence is a set of congruent behaviors, attitudes, and policies that come together in a system, agency, or among professionals that enables effective work in cross-cultural situations. Competence implies the capacity to function effectively as an individual and an organization within the context of the cultural beliefs, behaviors, and needs presented by consumers and their communities.Deafness: A general term for the complete loss of the ability to hear from both ears.Schools: Educational institutions.Needs Assessment: Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.Allied Health Personnel: 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.Health Behavior: 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.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Consumer Health Information: Information intended for potential users of medical and healthcare services. There is an emphasis on self-care and preventive approaches as well as information for community-wide dissemination and use.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Culture: A collective expression for all behavior patterns acquired and socially transmitted through symbols. Culture includes customs, traditions, and language.Sex Factors: 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.Education of Hearing Disabled: The teaching or training of those individuals with hearing disability or impairment.Persistent Vegetative State: Vegetative state refers to the neurocognitive status of individuals with severe brain damage, in whom physiologic functions (sleep-wake cycles, autonomic control, and breathing) persist, but awareness (including all cognitive function and emotion) is abolished.Medical History Taking: Acquiring information from a patient on past medical conditions and treatments.Public Health: 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.Feedback, Psychological: A mechanism of information stimulus and response that may control subsequent behavior, cognition, perception, or performance. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)Consciousness Monitors: Devices used to assess the level of consciousness especially during anesthesia. They measure brain activity level based on the EEG.Referral and Consultation: The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.Cultural Diversity: Coexistence of numerous distinct ethnic, racial, religious, or cultural groups within one social unit, organization, or population. (From American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed., 1982, p955)Community Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.Programmed Instruction as Topic: Instruction in which learners progress at their own rate using workbooks, textbooks, or electromechanical devices that provide information in discrete steps, test learning at each step, and provide immediate feedback about achievement. (ERIC, Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors, 1996).Breast Self-Examination: The inspection of one's breasts, usually for signs of disease, especially neoplastic disease.Autistic Disorder: A disorder beginning in childhood. It is marked by the presence of markedly abnormal or impaired development in social interaction and communication and a markedly restricted repertoire of activity and interest. Manifestations of the disorder vary greatly depending on the developmental level and chronological age of the individual. (DSM-V)Education, Nursing, Continuing: Educational programs designed to inform nurses of recent advances in their fields.Learning Disorders: Conditions characterized by a significant discrepancy between an individual's perceived level of intellect and their ability to acquire new language and other cognitive skills. These disorders may result from organic or psychological conditions. Relatively common subtypes include DYSLEXIA, DYSCALCULIA, and DYSGRAPHIA.Preceptorship: Practical experience in medical and health-related services that occurs as part of an educational program wherein the professionally-trained student works outside the academic environment under the supervision of an established professional in the particular field.Health Services Accessibility: 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.Psychometrics: Assessment of psychological variables by the application of mathematical procedures.Speech Perception: The process whereby an utterance is decoded into a representation in terms of linguistic units (sequences of phonetic segments which combine to form lexical and grammatical morphemes).Internal Medicine: A medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the internal organ systems of adults.Gynecology: A medical-surgical specialty concerned with the physiology and disorders primarily of the female genital tract, as well as female endocrinology and reproductive physiology.Professional Role: The expected function of a member of a particular profession.Advertising as Topic: The act or practice of calling public attention to a product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers, magazines, on radio, or on television. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Cognition Disorders: Disturbances in mental processes related to learning, thinking, reasoning, and judgment.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Self-Evaluation Programs: Educational programs structured in such a manner that the participating professionals, physicians, or students develop an increased awareness of their performance, usually on the basis of self-evaluation questionnaires.Physical Examination: Systematic and thorough inspection of the patient for physical signs of disease or abnormality.Child Behavior: Any observable response or action of a child from 24 months through 12 years of age. For neonates or children younger than 24 months, INFANT BEHAVIOR is available.Empathy: An individual's objective and insightful awareness of the feelings and behavior of another person. It should be distinguished from sympathy, which is usually nonobjective and noncritical. It includes caring, which is the demonstration of an awareness of and a concern for the good of others. (From Bioethics Thesaurus, 1992)Imitative Behavior: The mimicking of the behavior of one individual by another.Consumer Participation: Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.Education, Professional: Formal education and training in preparation for the practice of a profession.Repetition Priming: A type of procedural memory manifested as a change in the ability to identify an item as a result of a previous encounter with the item or stimuli.Speech: Communication through a system of conventional vocal symbols.Self Care: Performance of activities or tasks traditionally performed by professional health care providers. The concept includes care of oneself or one's family and friends.Patient Care Team: Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.Primary Health Care: 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)China: A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.Counseling: The giving of advice and assistance to individuals with educational or personal problems.
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Improve argumentation skills; • Promote understanding of eco-justice and environmental awareness; and • Engage students' ... argumentation skills, empathy, and moral reasoning. Supporters of SSI argue that it can: 1) Cultivate a scientifically literate ... Encourage argumentation skills that are essential for thinking and reasoning processes and mirror the types of discourse ... utilized in real-world scientific deliberations; 4) Promote critical thinking skills, such as analysis, inference, explanation ...
Robertson, Edwin M.; Pascual-Leone, Alvaro; Press, Daniel Z. (2004). "Awareness Modifies the Skill-Learning Benefits of Sleep ... Much like motor skills learning, verbal skills learning increased after a daytime nap period. Researchers Mednick and ... With regards to motor skills learning, naps seem to only speed up skill enhancement, not increase the amount of enhancement. ... The individuals that were allowed a 30-60 minute nap seemed to gain stabilization of the skill as no deterioration occurred. If ...
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Questions test students' recall, problem solving, and critical thinking skills. References[edit]. *^ "TRITON HIGH SCHOOL". ... E.A.R.T.H. stands for Environmental Awareness and Responsibility at Triton High. In E.A.R.T.H., students organize all the ... The class reinforces seniors' life skills, such as financial planning and job interviewing techniques. This class must be ... BPA helps with practical skills related to business. Students in BPA compete in 60 different events. ...
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Brady, S., Poggie, E., & Rapala, M. M. (1990). Speech Repetition Abilities in Children Who Differ in Reading Skill. Language ... Brady, S., Fowler, A., Stone, B., & Winbury, N. (1994). Training Phonological Awareness: A Study with Inner-City Kindergarten ...
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Special Needs Awareness-To gain a greater awareness of special needs requirements. Handicraft-to recognize skill in some form ... Photography-To recognize knowledge and skills in photography or videography. Cultural Awareness-To gain a greater understanding ... Paddling-Demonstrate the skills and knowledge to safely handle a canoe, kayak or similar craft on flat or slow moving water. ... Weather-To develop an interest in, and skills about, weather information. Collector-Show an interest in putting a collection ...
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With cultural enrichment and awareness comes cultural skills. Beta Delta Alpha brothers are encouraged to learn skills that ... all brothers of Beta Delta Alpha must demonstrate awareness surrounding their own culture (for non-Arabs, one must still ...
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  • Other forms of NCL may present with behavior changes, epilepsy, visual impairment , or slowing of developmental progress and then loss of skills. (symptoma.com)
  • There is clearly a potential for policy makers and social partners to raise awareness and take common action. (europa.eu)
  • In collaboration with key stakeholders, including healthcare organizations, professional organizations, national health organizations, electronic medical technology organizations and/or other, raise awareness about lupus signs and symptoms and what to do if you have lupus, and promote the use of effective lupus self-management tools and/or services. (cdc.gov)
  • Make plans now to join California's campaign to help raise awareness about lactation accommodation by using Facebook and Twitter that focus on lactation accommodation in the workplace. (ca.gov)
  • The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) and its partners will carry out a public awareness campaign on breast cancer during October as part of International Breast Cancer Awareness month to educate and raise awareness on the importance of early detection of breast cancer. (gulf-times.com)
  • I read a research study (Kilpatrick, 2014) that questions the value of segmentation tests for measuring phonemic awareness, because such tests did not correlate well with first- and second-grade reading achievement. (readingrockets.org)
  • The purpose of this investigation is to examine how metalevel instruction , dramatic play , and pretend play affect the developmental gain in phonemic awareness skills , including rhyming , segmenting , and blending throughout the kindergarten school year . (ccsu.edu)
  • six kindergarten teacher interviews , a Likert Inventory given to the kindergarten teachers , two first grade teacher interviews , kindergarten pre- and post-phonological and phonemic awareness assessment scores , and first grade pre-phonological and phonemic awareness assessment scores . (ccsu.edu)
  • The data revealed a positive correlation between " metalevel " instruction , dramatic play , and pretend play , resulting in higher student achievement in the phonemic awareness areas of rhyming , segmenting , and blending . (ccsu.edu)
  • Students are also exposed to interactive read-alouds , songs , poems , and phonemic-awareness games . (ccsu.edu)
  • This research investigation found that phonemic awareness skills of rhyming , segmenting , and blending , are positively affected by the weekly integration of dramatic play , pretend play , and " metalevel " instruction . (ccsu.edu)
  • The report points out that our strategy effectively focused on strengthening clinical and surgical skills for local eye care professionals practicing at the Regional Institute of Ophthalmology through 5 Flying Eye Hospital and 22 local hospital training programs from 2006 to 2018. (orbis.org)
  • The greening of the European economy, as outlined in the EU 2020 strategy, will have profound effects on the labour market and the development of the skills of the European population. (europa.eu)
  • We aimed to assess the validity of the formative direct observation of procedural skills (DOPS) assessment tool in diagnostic gastroscopy and study competency development using DOPS. (springer.com)
  • An interview with Dr. Steven Simpson, MD, discussing the importance of raising awareness of the signs and symptoms of sepsis, and how Sepsis Alliance is helping to reduce the number of deaths caused by sepsis in the USA. (news-medical.net)
  • Let's just remind ourselves of the importance of raising awareness. (coursera.org)
  • So let's remind ourselves about the importance of raising awareness. (coursera.org)
  • We have you covered from foundational and awareness training knowledge to specific highly sought after skills such as forensics analysis, penetration testing, cybercrime, data privacy, firewall, VPNs, governance, risk management and compliance, security architecture, secure coding and more. (globalknowledge.com)
  • Increase awareness, knowledge and skills among healthcare providers to appropriately recognize the signs and symptoms of lupus, what to do if lupus is suspected, and provide quality, well-coordinated lupus care that is culturally and linguistically appropriate. (cdc.gov)
  • We journey into the world of Stone Age skills, and we return with knowledge, wisdom, and strength to enrich our lives in contemporary society. (hollowtop.com)
  • Furthermore, children with greater syllable, body (e.g., segmenting cat into ca-t ), and phoneme awareness had higher levels of letter-name knowledge. (springer.com)
  • These results suggest that Korean children's awareness of larger phonological units (i.e., syllable and body) in addition to phoneme awareness may mediate the relationship between letter-name knowledge and literacy acquisition in Korean, in contrast with previous findings in English that have demonstrated a positive relationship only between phoneme awareness and letter-name knowledge, and the hypothesis that phoneme awareness mediates the relationship between letter-name knowledge and literacy acquisition. (springer.com)
  • Aviation safety, knowledge and skills to the square. (avweb.com)
  • Today's socially frenzied world needs more than just academic knowledge, technical skills, and classroom learning for accomplishing real success. (audible.com)
  • A student working on this project should have programming skills (e.g. c++, c#, Unity) experience in sofrware and hardware integration especially VR/AR, and knowledge in user-centred design and methods. (sussex.ac.uk)
  • This is the core text in Emond's Mental Health Awareness Series. (emond.ca)
  • Mental Health Awareness: Practical Skills for First Responders offers a Canadian perspective on the challenges that first responders face in identifying and intervening with those in crisis. (emond.ca)
  • Also available: A handbook with additional information and guidance for first responders, Mental Health Awareness: Self-Care for First Responders . (emond.ca)
  • We will hold a panel discussion (starting at 6pm) to discuss the themes of mental health awareness, wellbeing, and positivity in the workplace. (managers.org.uk)
  • It's interesting that was once considered an exclusively Eastern practice or a New Age fad may very well prove to be an essential skill for survival and sanity, thanks to the strain imposed by our technological advancements. (emergentbydesign.com)
  • Learning providers also report difficulties in meeting the needs of employers and understanding what organisations' skill needs are. (europa.eu)
  • Therefore, in addition to working with an individual pregnant woman, programmes often address her family, the broader community, service providers, managers and other health systems stakeholders to increase awareness of the right to health or to skilled care. (who.int)
  • Kotter's first step was to establish a sense of urgency which involves raising the awareness in stakeholders and he identified that an appealing case needs to be developed and shared. (coursera.org)
  • A carefully sequenced combination of life skills coaching and technical skills training, asset transfers, consumption stipend, savings matching and healthcare linkages. (brac.net)
  • It also makes recommendations on how the labour market can be helped to respond to emerging skill needs. (europa.eu)
  • Kerala State Institute of Design (KSID) , a design institute under Department of labour and Skills, Government of Kerala, is located at Chandanathope, about 8 Kilometers from Kollam city. (wikipedia.org)
  • CITB have introduced an online version of the Health and Safety Awareness (HSA) Course . (uk.com)
  • The GDG affirms as a matter of principle the importance for MNH programmes to inform women about their right to health and to access quality skilled care and to continue to empower them to access such care. (who.int)
  • Considering the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights' Technical guidance on a human rights-based approach to maternal mortality and morbidity(4) as well as the UN Commission on Information and Accountability, the importance of considering interventions that promote awareness of rights for women as a fundamental part of maternal newborn health is timely. (who.int)
  • A friend, healthcare provider, teacher, doctor, advocate and a counsellor should always practice the skill of confidentiality especially when dealing with the case of HIV and AIDS and sexual health education. (preservearticles.com)
  • Also, personal care recipients often suffer from chronic health conditions or a form of disability, further highlighting the importance of having skilled caregivers. (visitingangels.com)
  • Having a full awareness of the issues surrounding drug and alcohol abuse is the only way society can adequately fix this public health crisis. (progressyourself.co.uk)
  • taking a comprehensive and sustainable approach to improve the quality of health systems and services, build the skills of local eye teams & educate communities on eye health awareness. (orbis.org)
  • As part of Disabilities Awareness Week, Human Resources/Health and Wellbeing is pleased to present "Understanding Mental Illness and Fighting Stigma" with Dr. (mcgill.ca)