Individuals licensed to practice medicine.
Providers of initial care for patients. These PHYSICIANS refer patients when appropriate for secondary or specialist care.
Those physicians who have completed the education requirements specified by the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.
The expected function of a member of the medical profession.
Women licensed to practice medicine.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
Health professionals who practice medicine as members of a team with their supervising physicians. They deliver a broad range of medical and surgical services to diverse populations in rural and urban settings. Duties may include physical exams, diagnosis and treatment of disease, interpretation of tests, assist in surgery, and prescribe medications. (from http://www.aapa.orglabout-pas accessed 2114/2011)
The interactions between physician and patient.
The physician's inability to practice medicine with reasonable skill and safety to the patient due to the physician's disability. Common causes include alcohol and drug abuse, mental illness, physical disability, and senility.
The room or rooms in which the physician and staff provide patient care. The offices include all rooms in the physician's office suite.
The art and science of studying, performing research on, preventing, diagnosing, and treating disease, as well as the maintenance of health.
An occupation limited in scope to a subsection of a broader field.
Compensatory plans designed to motivate physicians in relation to patient referral, physician recruitment, and efficient use of the health facility.
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.
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 capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
Insurance providing benefits for the costs of care by a physician which can be comprehensive or limited to surgical expenses or for care provided only in the hospital. It is frequently called "regular medical expense" or "surgical expense".
A medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the internal organ systems of adults.
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)
Visits made by patients to health service providers' offices for diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up.
Educational programs designed to inform physicians of recent advances in their field.
Geographic area in which a professional person practices; includes primarily physicians and dentists.
Any group of three or more full-time physicians organized in a legally recognized entity for the provision of health care services, sharing space, equipment, personnel and records for both patient care and business management, and who have a predetermined arrangement for the distribution of income.
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.
The organization and operation of the business aspects of a physician's practice.
Amounts charged to the patient as payer for medical services.
The use of one's knowledge in a particular profession. It includes, in the case of the field of biomedicine, professional activities related to health care and the actual performance of the duties related to the provision of health care.
Professional society representing the field of medicine.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
Professional medical personnel approved to provide care to patients in a hospital.
The exchange or transmission of ideas, attitudes, or beliefs between individuals or groups.
The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.
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.
Physicians who serve in a medical and administrative capacity as head of an organized medical staff and who also may serve as liaison for the medical staff with the administration and governing board.
Economic aspects of the field of medicine, the medical profession, and health care. It includes the economic and financial impact of disease in general on the patient, the physician, society, or government.
Programs of training in medicine and medical specialties offered by hospitals for graduates of medicine to meet the requirements established by accrediting authorities.
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.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
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 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.
Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.
Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.
Failure of a professional person, a physician or lawyer, to render proper services through reprehensible ignorance or negligence or through criminal intent, especially when injury or loss follows. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The principles of professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the physician, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the physician in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families.
A geographic location which has insufficient health resources (manpower and/or facilities) to meet the medical needs of the resident population.
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).
A medical-surgical specialty concerned with management and care of women during pregnancy, parturition, and the puerperium.
A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.
Personal satisfaction relative to the work situation.
Physicians who hold degrees from medical schools in countries other than the ones in which they practice.
The reciprocal interaction of two or more professional individuals.
Referral by physicians to testing or treatment facilities in which they have financial interest. The practice is regulated by the Ethics in Patient Referrals Act of 1989.
The attitude and behavior associated with an individual using the computer.
The branch of medicine concerned with the evaluation and initial treatment of urgent and emergent medical problems, such as those caused by accidents, trauma, sudden illness, poisoning, or disasters. Emergency medical care can be provided at the hospital or at sites outside the medical facility.
Use for general articles concerning medical education.
Health insurance plans intended to reduce unnecessary health care costs through a variety of mechanisms, including: economic incentives for physicians and patients to select less costly forms of care; programs for reviewing the medical necessity of specific services; increased beneficiary cost sharing; controls on inpatient admissions and lengths of stay; the establishment of cost-sharing incentives for outpatient surgery; selective contracting with health care providers; and the intensive management of high-cost health care cases. The programs may be provided in a variety of settings, such as HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS and PREFERRED PROVIDER ORGANIZATIONS.
Computer-based systems for input, storage, display, retrieval, and printing of information contained in a patient's medical record.
Includes relationships between hospitals, their governing boards, and administrators in regard to physicians, whether or not the physicians are members of the medical staff or have medical staff privileges.
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)
Physicians employed in a company or corporate setting that is generally not in the health care industry.
Processes or methods of reimbursement for services rendered or equipment.
The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.
Individuals participating in the health care system for the purpose of receiving therapeutic, diagnostic, or preventive procedures.
Practice of a health profession by an individual, offering services on a person-to-person basis, as opposed to group or partnership practice.
The quality or state of being independent and self-directing, especially in making decisions, enabling professionals to exercise judgment as they see fit during the performance of their jobs.
Physicians who are employed to work exclusively in hospital settings, primarily for managed care organizations. They are the attending or primary responsible physician for the patient during hospitalization.
Health care services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis, rather than by admission to a hospital or other health care facility. The services may be a part of a hospital, augmenting its inpatient services, or may be provided at a free-standing facility.
Licensed physicians trained in OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE. An osteopathic physician, also known as D.O. (Doctor of Osteopathy), is able to perform surgery and prescribe medications.
A province of western Canada, lying between the provinces of British Columbia and Saskatchewan. Its capital is Edmonton. It was named in honor of Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, the fourth daughter of Queen Victoria. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p26 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p12)
Societies whose membership is limited to physicians.
Compliance with a set of standards defined by non-governmental organizations. Certification is applied for by individuals on a voluntary basis and represents a professional status when achieved, e.g., certification for a medical specialty.
The total amount of work to be performed by an individual, a department, or other group of workers in a period of time.
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)
Patient involvement in the decision-making process in matters pertaining to health.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
The remuneration paid or benefits granted to an employee.
Directions written for the obtaining and use of DRUGS.
Provision (by a physician or other health professional, or by a family member or friend) of support and/or means that gives a patient the power to terminate his or her own life. (from APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed).
Health care provided on a continuing basis from the initial contact, following the patient through all phases of medical care.
Confidence in or reliance on a person or thing.
The act or practice of killing or allowing death from natural causes, for reasons of mercy, i.e., in order to release a person from incurable disease, intolerable suffering, or undignified death. (from Beauchamp and Walters, Contemporary Issues in Bioethics, 5th ed)
The services rendered by members of the health profession and non-professionals under their supervision.
A medical discipline that is based on the philosophy that all body systems are interrelated and dependent upon one another for good health. This philosophy, developed in 1874 by Dr. Andrew Taylor Still, recognizes the concept of "wellness" and the importance of treating illness within the context of the whole body. Special attention is placed on the MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM.
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.
A province of eastern Canada. Its capital is Quebec. The region belonged to France from 1627 to 1763 when it was lost to the British. The name is from the Algonquian quilibek meaning the place where waters narrow, referring to the gradually narrowing channel of the St. Lawrence or to the narrows of the river at Cape Diamond. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p993 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p440)
A method of payment for health services in which an individual or institutional provider is paid a fixed, per capita amount without regard to the actual number or nature of services provided to each patient.
Medical specialty concerned with the promotion and maintenance of the physical and mental health of employees in occupational settings.
Withholding or withdrawal of a particular treatment or treatments, often (but not necessarily) life-prolonging treatment, from a patient or from a research subject as part of a research protocol. The concept is differentiated from REFUSAL TO TREAT, where the emphasis is on the health professional's or health facility's refusal to treat a patient or group of patients when the patient or the patient's representative requests treatment. Withholding of life-prolonging treatment is usually indexed only with EUTHANASIA, PASSIVE, unless the distinction between withholding and withdrawing treatment, or the issue of withholding palliative rather than curative treatment, is discussed.
The bestowing of tangible or intangible benefits, voluntarily and usually without expectation of anything in return. However, gift giving may be motivated by feelings of ALTRUISM or gratitude, by a sense of obligation, or by the hope of receiving something in return.
Refusal of the health professional to initiate or continue treatment of a patient or group of patients. The refusal can be based on any reason. The concept is differentiated from PATIENT REFUSAL OF TREATMENT see TREATMENT REFUSAL which originates with the patient and not the health professional.
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.
A formal financial agreement made between one or more physicians and a hospital to provide ambulatory alternative services to those patients who do not require hospitalization.
A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of neoplasms.
A province of Canada, lying between the provinces of Saskatchewan and Ontario. Its capital is Winnipeg. Taking its name from Lake Manitoba, itself named for one of its islands, the name derived from Algonquian Manitou, great spirit. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p724 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p332)
Recording of information on magnetic or punched paper tape.
Medical complexes consisting of medical school, hospitals, clinics, libraries, administrative facilities, etc.
Accountability and responsibility to another, enforceable by civil or criminal sanctions.
Province of Canada consisting of the island of Newfoundland and an area of Labrador. Its capital is St. John's.
Nurses who are specially trained to assume an expanded role in providing medical care under the supervision of a physician.
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.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
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.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.
Recording of pertinent information concerning patient's illness or illnesses.
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.
Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
Payment by a third-party payer in a sum equal to the amount expended by a health care provider or facility for health services rendered to an insured or program beneficiary. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)
The containment, regulation, or restraint of costs. Costs are said to be contained when the value of resources committed to an activity is not considered excessive. This determination is frequently subjective and dependent upon the specific geographic area of the activity being measured. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
A partnership, corporation, association, or other legal entity that enters into an arrangement for the provision of services with persons who are licensed to practice medicine, osteopathy, and dentistry, and with other care personnel. Under an IPA arrangement, licensed professional persons provide services through the entity in accordance with a mutually accepted compensation arrangement, while retaining their private practices. Services under the IPA are marketed through a prepaid health plan. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)
Information systems, usually computer-assisted, that enable providers to initiate medical procedures, prescribe medications, etc. These systems support medical decision-making and error-reduction during patient care.
The study of the heart, its physiology, and its functions.
The giving of advice and assistance to individuals with educational or personal problems.
Medical and nursing care of patients in the terminal stage of an illness.
The reciprocal interaction of physicians and nurses.
The utilization of drugs as reported in individual hospital studies, FDA studies, marketing, or consumption, etc. This includes drug stockpiling, and patient drug profiles.
Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XVIII-Health Insurance for the Aged, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, that provides health insurance benefits to persons over the age of 65 and others eligible for Social Security benefits. It consists of two separate but coordinated programs: hospital insurance (MEDICARE PART A) and supplementary medical insurance (MEDICARE PART B). (Hospital Administration Terminology, AHA, 2d ed and A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, US House of Representatives, 1976)
A province of eastern Canada, one of the Maritime Provinces with NEW BRUNSWICK; PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND; and sometimes NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR. Its capital is Halifax. The territory was granted in 1621 by James I to the Scotsman Sir William Alexander and was called Nova Scotia, the Latin for New Scotland. The territory had earlier belonged to the French, under the name of Acadia. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p871 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p384)
Method of charging whereby a physician or other practitioner bills for each encounter or service rendered. In addition to physicians, other health care professionals are reimbursed via this mechanism. Fee-for-service plans contrast with salary, per capita, and prepayment systems, where the payment does not change with the number of services actually used or if none are used. (From Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)
The interactions between the professional person and the family.
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.
Professional practice as an employee or contractee of a health care institution.
Acquiring information from a patient on past medical conditions and treatments.
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)
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.
A listing of established professional service charges, for specified dental and medical procedures.
Care provided patients requiring extraordinary therapeutic measures in order to sustain and prolong life.
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.
Professional medical personnel who provide care to patients in an organized facility, institution or agency.
A change or shift in personnel due to reorganization, resignation, or discharge.
Coded listings of physician or other professional services using units that indicate the relative value of the various services they perform. They take into account time, skill, and overhead cost required for each service, but generally do not consider the relative cost-effectiveness. Appropriate conversion factors can be used to translate the abstract units of the relative value scales into dollar fees for each service based on work expended, practice costs, and training costs.
The controlling of access to health services, usually by primary care providers; often used in managed care settings to reduce utilization of expensive services and reduce referrals. (From BIOETHICS Thesaurus, 1999)
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)
An excessive stress reaction to one's occupational or professional environment. It is manifested by feelings of emotional and physical exhaustion coupled with a sense of frustration and failure.
The science or philosophy of law. Also, the application of the principles of law and justice to health and medicine.
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.
Systematic and thorough inspection of the patient for physical signs of disease or abnormality.
Those factors, such as language or sociocultural relationships, which interfere in the meaningful interpretation and transmission of ideas between individuals or groups.
The interrelationship of medicine and religion.
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.
Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Truthful revelation of information, specifically when the information disclosed is likely to be psychologically painful ("bad news") to the recipient (e.g., revelation to a patient or a patient's family of the patient's DIAGNOSIS or PROGNOSIS) or embarrassing to the teller (e.g., revelation of medical errors).
A scheme which provides reimbursement for the health services rendered, generally by an institution, and which provides added financial rewards if certain conditions are met. Such a scheme is intended to promote and reward increased efficiency and cost containment, with better care, or at least without adverse effect on the quality of the care rendered.
Hospitals engaged in educational and research programs, as well as providing medical care to the patients.
Computer-based information systems used to integrate clinical and patient information and provide support for decision-making in patient care.
The granting of a license to practice medicine.
The capability to perform the duties of one's profession generally, or to perform a particular professional task, with skill of an acceptable quality.
That segment of commercial enterprise devoted to the design, development, and manufacture of chemical products for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease, disability, or other dysfunction, or to improve function.
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.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
A branch of medicine concerned with the total health of the individual within the home environment and in the community, and with the application of comprehensive care to the prevention and treatment of illness in the entire community.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Errors or mistakes committed by health professionals which result in harm to the patient. They include errors in diagnosis (DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS), errors in the administration of drugs and other medications (MEDICATION ERRORS), errors in the performance of surgical procedures, in the use of other types of therapy, in the use of equipment, and in the interpretation of laboratory findings. Medical errors are differentiated from MALPRACTICE in that the former are regarded as honest mistakes or accidents while the latter is the result of negligence, reprehensible ignorance, or criminal intent.
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.
Information systems, usually computer-assisted, designed to store, manipulate, and retrieve information for planning, organizing, directing, and controlling administrative activities associated with the provision and utilization of ambulatory care services and facilities.
The observation and analysis of movements in a task with an emphasis on the amount of time required to perform the task.
Systems used to prompt or aid the memory. The systems can be computerized reminders, color coding, telephone calls, or devices such as letters and postcards.
The process of choosing employees for specific types of employment. The concept includes recruitment.
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.
Those facilities which administer health services to individuals who do not require hospitalization or institutionalization.
Review of claims by insurance companies to determine liability and amount of payment for various services. The review may also include determination of eligibility of the claimant or beneficiary or of the provider of the benefit; determination that the benefit is covered or not payable under another policy; or determination that the service was necessary and of reasonable cost and quality.
A medical specialty concerned with the study of the structures, functions, and diseases of the nervous system.
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.
Self-directing freedom and especially moral independence. An ethical principle holds that the autonomy of persons ought to be respected. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
The broad dissemination of new ideas, procedures, techniques, materials, and devices and the degree to which these are accepted and used.
Design of patient care wherein institutional resources and personnel are organized around patients rather than around specialized departments. (From Hospitals 1993 Feb 5;67(3):14)
A province of Canada, lying between the provinces of Alberta and Manitoba. Its capital is Regina. It is entirely a plains region with prairie in the south and wooded country with many lakes and swamps in the north. The name was taken from the Saskatchewan River from the Cree name Kisiskatchewani Sipi, meaning rapid-flowing river. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1083 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p486)
The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of medicine.
The expected and characteristic pattern of behavior exhibited by an individual as a member of a particular social group.
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.
A detailed review and evaluation of selected clinical records by qualified professional personnel for evaluating quality of medical care.
Insurance against loss resulting from liability for injury or damage to the persons or property of others.
Hospitals maintained by a university for the teaching of medical students, postgraduate training programs, and clinical research.
Individuals enrolled in a school of medicine or a formal educational program in medicine.
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.
The medical science that deals with the origin, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders.
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)
A province of Canada on the Pacific coast. Its capital is Victoria. The name given in 1858 derives from the Columbia River which was named by the American captain Robert Gray for his ship Columbia which in turn was named for Columbus. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p178 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p81-2)
Voluntary cooperation of the patient in following a prescribed regimen.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a medical school.
Revealing of information, by oral or written communication.
Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XIX, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, administered by the states, that provides health care benefits to indigent and medically indigent persons.
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.
Systematic organization, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of specialized information, especially of a scientific or technical nature (From ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983). It often involves authenticating or validating information.
The capacity of an organization, institution, or business to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, personnel, materiel, etc.
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)
Communication, in the sense of cross-fertilization of ideas, involving two or more academic disciplines (such as the disciplines that comprise the cross-disciplinary field of bioethics, including the health and biological sciences, the humanities, and the social sciences and law). Also includes problems in communication stemming from differences in patterns of language usage in different academic or medical disciplines.
Differences of opinion or disagreements that may arise, for example, between health professionals and patients or their families, or against a political regime.
Institutions with permanent facilities and organized medical staff which provide the full range of hospital services primarily to a neighborhood area.
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Anderson JE, Wright EE, Shaefer CF (February 2017). "Empagliflozin: Role in treatment options for patients with type 2 diabetes ... Zimmermann J (December 2016). "Empagliflozin (Jardiance) for type 2 diabetes mellitus". American Family Physician. 94 (12): ...
The role of chemotherapy in Stage II colon cancer is debatable, and is usually not offered unless risk factors such as T4 tumor ... "Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question" (PDF). Choosing Wisely: An Initiative of the ABIM Foundation. Archived ... The role of the mismatch repair system is to protect the integrity of the genetic material within cells (i.e.: error detecting ... Hu T, Li LF, Shen J, Zhang L, Cho CH (2015). "Chronic inflammation and colorectal cancer: the role of vascular endothelial ...
It has played a role in many military campaigns and is believed to be the origin of the term "no guts no glory". ... Canavan A, Arant BS (October 2009). "Diagnosis and management of dehydration in children". American Family Physician. 80 (7): ... Zollner-Schwetz, I; Krause, R (August 2015). "Therapy of acute gastroenteritis: role of antibiotics". Clinical Microbiology and ... Webb, A; Starr, M (April 2005). "Acute gastroenteritis in children". Australian Family Physician. 34 (4): 227-31. PMID 15861741 ...
The physician may inject lidocaine (usually combined with a steroid) into the bursa, and if there is an improved range of ... Each of these muscles has its own role in shoulder function and must be in balance with the others in order to avoid shoulder ... The role of anteriorinferior aspect of the acromion in impingement syndrome and excision of parts of the anteriorinferior ... On physical exam, the physician may twist or elevate the patient's arm to test for reproducible pain (the Neer sign and Hawkins ...
Hayflick L (1966). "The role of mycoplasmas in human disease". The New Physician. December: 328-333, 348-350. Hayflick L (1972 ... Another protein considered to play an important role in adherence is P30, as M. pneumoniae cells with mutations in this protein ... When this discovery became known to the world's leading authority on these organisms, Dr. Emmy Klieneberger-Nobel of the Lister ... Waites KB, Talkington DF (October 2004). "Mycoplasma pneumoniae and its role as a human pathogen". Clinical Microbiology ...
Howell, PhD, Dr Daniel (2010). The Barefoot Book. Hunter House. "onychomycosis" at Dorland's Medical Dictionary Szepietowski JC ... Salomon J (2007). "Do fungi play a role in psoriatic nails?". Mycoses. 50 (6): 437-42. doi:10.1111/j.1439-0507.2007.01405.x. ... Andrews, MD; Burns, M (May 2008). "Common tinea infections in children". American Family Physician. 77 (10): 1415-1420. PMID ... American Family Physician. 88 (11): 762-70. PMID 24364524. James, W. D.; Berger, T. G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the ...
Clifton, Peter (2009). "Lowering cholesterol - A review on the role of plant sterols". Australian Family Physician. 38 (4): 218 ...
Glass, C (September 2008). "Role of the Primary Care Physician in Hodgkin Lymphoma". American Family Physician. 78 (5): 615-622 ... Leung, A; Sigalet, DL (June 2003). "Acute Abdominal Pain in Children". American Family Physician. 67 (11): 2321-2327. PMID ... Klotz, SA; Ianas, V; Elliott, SP (2011). "Cat-scratch Disease". American Family Physician. 83 (2): 152-155. PMID 21243990. ... Last checked: 24 March 2014 Bazemore AW, Smucker DR (December 2002). "Lymphadenopathy and malignancy". American Family ...
Griffin DR, Speck GB (January 2004). "New evidence of animal consciousness". Animal Cognition. 7 (1): 5-18. doi:10.1007/s10071- ... Before the relatively recent discovery of neurons and their role in pain, various different body functions were proposed to ... Morris DR (1991). The culture of pain. Berkeley: University of California Press. ISBN 9780520082762. Backshall S (6 January ... Pain is the most common reason for physician consultation in most developed countries. It is a major symptom in many medical ...
"Variations in Physician Practice. The Role of Uncertainty". 3. Health Affairs 1984. pp. 74-89. Eddy DM (Spring 1988). "The ... In 1982, Eddy published a seminal paper in the New England Journal of Medicine that described the role clinical policies and ... "The Interface Interview: a Conversation with Dr. David Eddy". Medical Interface. 1992. pp. 17-23. Eddy DM (1990). "What Do We ... David M. Eddy is an American physician, mathematician, and healthcare analyst who has done seminal work in mathematical ...
Role Notes 2008 Doctors Amy Wilcox Episode: "Dare, Double Dare, Truth" 2009-2010 Skins Emily Fitch Main role (seasons 3-4); 16 ... In July 2008, Prescott and twin sister Megan appeared in an episode of soap opera Doctors, playing twin sisters Amy and ... Prescott stated on her official website in March 2010 that she had a role in the pilot of Goth.[3] Prescott starred as Carter ...
Dreyer DR, Miller DJ, Freeman BD, Paul DR, Bielawski CW (2013). "Perspectives on poly(dopamine)". Chemical Sciences. 4 (10): ... Beyond its role in modulating blood flow, there are several peripheral systems in which dopamine circulates within a limited ... Dopamine plays a role in pain processing in multiple levels of the central nervous system including the spinal cord, ... ISBN 978-0-07-148127-4. Wu J, Xiao H, Sun H, Zou L, Zhu LQ (June 2012). "Role of dopamine receptors in ADHD: a systematic meta- ...
2012). The role of purinergic receptors in cancer-induced bone pain. J Osteoporos. 2012;2012:758181. doi: 10.1155/2012/758181 ... Junnila JL, Cartwright VW (2006). "Chronic musculoskeletal pain in children: part I. Initial evaluation". Am Fam Physician ( ... However, in certain diseases the endosteal and haversian nerve supply seems to play an important role, e.g. in osteomalacia, ... Ajdinovic B, Jaukovic L, Antoniou D (2013). "Five benign myoskeletal diseases in paediatrics and the role of nuclear medicine. ...
PMID 2290083 "Team physician #9. The role and responsibilities of the competition physician." (November 1990) Orthopedic ... Dr. Monto's first book, The Fountain: A Doctor's Prescription to Make 60 the New 30 was published by Rodale Books Penguin ... Monto earned his Doctor of Medicine degree (M.D.) at the New York University School of Medicine in 1986. During medical school ... Dr. Monto graduated magna cum laude with Departmental High Honors in Biology from Haverford College with a Bachelor of Arts ...
Juneau, Jen (January 13, 2017). "From Physician to Patient! Get a Sneak Peek of Ellen Pompeo's Role on Doc McStuffins". People ... and gained worldwide recognition for her portrayal of the title character Dr. Meredith Grey. The role on the long-running ... She played the role of Karen Page in the 2003 film Daredevil, and the following year, she starred in Art Heist. Pompeo landed ... She made her feature film debut in 1999 with the romantic comedy Coming Soon, and went on to play minor roles in films like In ...
U.S. News & World Report ranks NYIT #40 in the nation for Physician Assistant program. U.S. News & World Report ranks NYIT #164 ... "Rahmat Shoureshi, Ph.D., Begins Role as Interim President of New York Institute of Technology". Newswise.com. Retrieved 2017-04 ... Those recently in the spotlight include Kevin O'Connor (D.O. '96), personal physician to Joe Biden; Karine Jean-Pierre (B.S. ' ... "Information Sessions , Physician Assistant Studies , NYIT". Nyit.edu. Retrieved 2016-02-14. "NYITCOM Opened Its Doors in 1977 ...
"Doctors spoilers: Will Jimmi Clay agree to Al Haskey's BIG plan?". What's on TV. Archived from the original on 23 October 2019 ... On 5 November 2018, Izzie was reintroduced, with the role recast to television newcomer Bethan Moore. Izzie returns due to an ... "Doctors spoilers: Zara Carmichael gets asked out on a date!". What's on TV. Archived from the original on 23 October 2020. ... "Doctors spoilers: Will Zara Carmichael be arrested by the police?". What's on TV. Archived from the original on 17 January 2021 ...
She explains that doctors surgically assign infants male or female when they are not born with "normal" genitals. Fausto- ... People determine the definition of gender by assigning roles to each gender. For example, generally, males are expected to work ... When doctors studied the spectrum of genders, Fausto-Sterling criticized that "they never questioned the fundamental ... Fausto-Sterling strongly believes that doctors are unethical in that they do not allow variations of sex and immediately assign ...
... is a British actor from Staffordshire UK, best known for his roles in The Terror, Casualty, Shameless and ... Doctors. He started his acting career at the age of 12 when he took part in several theatre productions. Since then he has ... Castle, Richard (2015-08-12). "Aaron Jeffcoate hits a new high with BBC role in Casualty". uttoxeteradvertiser.co.uk. " ... ". "Doctors". "Aaron Jeffcoate". IMDb.com. Retrieved 2016-01-25. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Aaron Jeffcoate at ...
Maguire made his first appearance on stage, aged 9, in a small role in a pantomime production of Robin Hood and the Babes in ... Then in April 2020, he appeared in an episode of the BBC daytime soap opera Doctors as Greg Taylor-Smith. "5 minutes with: ... A planned tour of Hair with Maguire taking the lead role of Berger was cancelled with the exception of a two-week engagement at ... George Maguire (born 17 January 1985) is an English actor and musician, known for originating the role of Dave Davies in the ...
Dr. Paul Hartmann played by Andi Slawinski (2009); Ben Bela Böhm (2009-10) Laurel Banning played by Kristen Jensen (1992-1993 ... Wilkes, Neil (12 November 2002). "Dawn Acton fails to win back 'Street' role". Digital Spy. Retrieved 18 April 2012. "Grey ... Dainty, Sophie (3 June 2019). "EastEnders reveals Bobby Beale return details as Clay Milner Russell takes over role". Digital ... Lee, Jess (15 October 2020). "EastEnders recasts Denise's daughter Chelsea Fox as Coronation Street star takes over the role". ...
Our Woods in War: a survey of their vital rôle in defence. London: Acorn Press. 1940. 116 pp. Priest or Physician? A study of ... Letter Godwin to Dr Ethlyn Trapp 22 June 1940, Vancouver City Archives, Reference code AM211. Letter Godwin to Dr Ethlyn Trapp ... Letter Godwin to Dr. Ethlyn Trapp, 10 May 1970, Vancouver City Archives, Reference code AM211 "It is now more than two years ... since I began to write a book, and it has still some way to go." Letter Godwin to Dr. Ethlyn Trapp, 10 May 1970, Vancouver City ...
Perhaps if Margaret had become a queen, a role that she clearly felt Fortune had denied her, she would not have felt the need ... Beaufort is believed to have initiated discussions with Woodville, via mutual physician, Lewis Caerleon, who conveyed secret ... Beaufort appears to have played a large role in financing the insurrection. In response to her betrayal, Richard passed an act ... there was no consensus within the scholarly community regarding Margaret's role or character: historiographical opinions ranged ...
"American Family Physician. 69 (12): 2863-70. PMID 15222651.. *^ a b Delashaw JB, Persing JA, Broaddus WC, Jane JA (February ... The prevention of post-surgical complications, including those mentioned above, plays an important role in discussions over the ... It is important that families seek out a Pediatric Craniofacial Physician who has experience with craniosynostosis for proper ... Research in animal models has led to the idea that the dura mater plays an important role in determining closure or patency of ...
She developed a close friendship with Boas, who took on a role as a kind of father figure in her life - Benedict lovingly ... while her father pursued a promising career as a homeopathic doctor and surgeon.[3] Although Mr. Fulton loved his work and ... Benedict played a major role in grasping the place of the Emperor of Japan in Japanese popular culture, and formulating the ...
... 和HLA-DR (人类T细胞的特异标志)。CTLA-4在活化T细胞表面的上调,对共激活受体有竞争性抑制作用,可以避免活化T细胞的过度活化。活化T细胞的表面糖基化情况也有改变[32]。 ... Role of regulatory T cells during virus infection. Immunological Reviews. September 2013, 255 (1): 182-96. PMC 3748387. PMID ... The Role of Mucosal Associated Invariant T Cells in Antimicrobial Immunity. Frontiers in Immunology. 2015-07-06, 6: 344. PMC ... Haynes,
Rosen DR, Brown RH (1993). "Dinucleotide repeat polymorphism in the HOX4E locus". Hum. Mol. Genet. 2 (5): 617. doi:10.1093/hmg/ ... In addition to effects during embryogenesis, this particular gene may also play a role in adult urogenital tract function.[7] ... The homeobox genes encode a highly conserved family of transcription factors that play an important role in morphogenesis in ...
There is debate among surgeons as to the role of Phase 1 surgery. In 2002, an Atlanta-based surgical team, led by Dr. Jeffrey ... In 2008, Dr. Labra, et al., from Mexico, published a variation of UP3, by adding a uvulopalatal flap, in order to avoid such ... The Role of UPPP in the "Stanford Protocol" operation UPPP is also offered to sleep apnea patients who opt for a more ... The surgery is more successful in patients who are not obese, and there is a limited role in morbidly obese (>40 kg/m2). ...
Zaccardi F, Webb DR, Yates T, Davies MJ (February 2016). "Pathophysiology of type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus: a 90-year ... Saad F, Gooren L (March 2009). "The role of testosterone in the metabolic syndrome: a review". The Journal of Steroid ... Type 1 and type 2 diabetes were identified as separate conditions for the first time by the Indian physicians Sushruta and ... Krentz AJ, Bailey CJ (February 2005). "Oral antidiabetic agents: current role in type 2 diabetes mellitus". Drugs. 65 (3): 385- ...
... s in Germany have a history reaching back to the German revolution in 1848, and still play an important role in the ... In these cases, they may be negotiating for white-collar or professional workers, such as physicians, engineers or teachers. ... In the Nordic System of labour market regulation, the government's legislative role is limited in the same way as in the Anglo- ... Both advocate policies and legislation on behalf of workers in the United States and Canada, and take an active role in ...
Fuels of the Future for Cars and Trucks, Dr. James J. Eberhardt, U.S. Department of Energy, 2002 Diesel Engine Emissions ... "Evolving Roles of LNG and Asian Economies in the Global Natural Gas Markets" (PDF). Pacific Energy Summit. Archived (PDF) from ... particularly if the United States and Canada play a larger role.[27] ...
In December 2016, writing in Nature Dr Richard Buggs reported that the common ash (Fraxinus excelsior)had been sequenced for ... Bakys, R.; Vasaitis, R.; Barklund, P.; Ihrmark, K.; Stenlid, J. (1 April 2009). "Investigations concerning the role of Chalara ...
Doctors in the UK, recommend three meals a day ( with between 400-600 kcal per meal),[3][4] with four to six hours between.[5] ... Role of the brain[edit]. The brain stem can control food intake, because it contains neural circuits that detect hunger and ... MCH plays a bigger role in producing hunger. In mice, MCH stimulates feeding and a mutation causing the overproduction of MCH ... Humphries, M. M.; Thomas, D.W.; Kramer, D.L. (2003). "The role of energy availability in mammalian hibernation: A cost-benefit ...
Physician, Astrologer. Robert Fludd, also known as Robertus de Fluctibus (17 January 1574 - 8 September 1637), was a prominent ... It referred favourably to the role played by the Illuminati and it featured a convoluted manufactured history dating back to ... James Brown Craven, Doctor Fludd (Robertus de Fluctibus), the English Rosicrucian: Life and Writings, Kirkwall: William Peace ... "Doctor Fludds Answer vnto M. Foster, or, The Sqvesing of Parson Fosters Sponge", &c., London, 1631, (defence of weapon-salve, ...
Over the next few years, she had roles in The Prisoner of Zenda (1937), John Ford's The Hurricane (1937), Midnight (1939) and ... Dr. Franklyn Thorpe divorced Astor in April 1935.[2] A legal battle drew press attention to Astor in 1936 when a custody battle ... In 1952, she was cast in the leading role of the stage play The Time of the Cuckoo, which was later made into the movie ... She was kept busy playing what she considered mediocre roles she called "Mothers for Metro". After Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 ...
The role of lamins and mutations of LMNA gene in physiological and premature aging]. Postepy Biochem. 2007, 53 (1): 46-52. PMID ... Clements L, Manilal S, Love DR, Morris GE. Direct interaction between emerin and lamin A. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. ...
Graduates who have entered other branches of the service have had more direct roles in Iraq. Aaron Seesan, a 2003 graduate and ... Dr. Franjo Tuđman Military Academy. *. University of Defence. *. Estonian National Defence College ... both academy graduates and midshipmen played important roles in the large sealift of military supplies to the Middle East. ... have been called to active duty to serve supporting naval roles in ports in Iraq and Kuwait. ...
Licensed physicians in the US who have attended one of the established medical schools there have usually graduated Doctor of ... 2004). The Role of Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Accommodating Pluralism. Washington, D.C.: Georgetown University ... Offit, Dr Paul (2013-06-09). Killing Us Softly: The Sense and Nonsense of Alternative Medicine. ISBN 9780007491735. .. ... "Doctor of medicine profession (MD)". MedlinePlus. US National Library of Medicine, NIH. 2011-02-03. Archived from the original ...
Sihanouk agreed.[154] On Zhou Enlai's advice, Sâr also agreed, although his dominant role in the CPK was concealed from ... Material compiled by Dr. Stuart D. Stein.. *Cambodian Genocide Program, 1994-2008. ... In declining health, Pol Pot stepped back from many of his roles in the movement. In 1998 the Khmer Rouge commander Ta Mok ... Conversely, he has been internationally denounced for his role in the Cambodian genocide and is regarded as a totalitarian ...
The RSS portrayed itself as a social movement rather than a political party, and did not play central role many of the Indian ... He was administered penicillin despite having informed the doctor-in-charge of his allergy to penicillin, and he died on 23 ... RSS also played an important role in anti-Muslim violence during the partition of India in 1947. ...
In 1881, the organism, known later in 1886 as the pneumococcus[7] for its role as a cause of pneumonia, was first isolated ... simultaneously and independently by the U.S. Army physician George Sternberg[8] and the French chemist Louis Pasteur.[9] ... S. pneumoniae played a central role in demonstrating that genetic material consists of DNA. In 1928, Frederick Griffith ... "The Role of Innate Immune Responses in the Outcome of Interspecies Competition for Colonization of Mucosal Surfaces". PLoS ...
Tzaphlidou M (2004). «The role of collagen and elastin in aged skin: an image processing approach». Micron. 35 (3): 173-7. PMID ... Fan BJ; Figuieredo Sena DR; Pasquale LR; et al. (2009). «Lack of Association of Polymorphisms in Elastin With Pseudoexfoliation ... Romero R; Velez Edwards DR; Kusanovic JP; et al. (2010). «Identification of fetal and maternal single nucleotide polymorphisms ...
Besides its established role as a diagnostic technique, PET has an expanding role as a method to assess the response to therapy ... The PET-CT scanner, attributed to Dr. David Townsend and Dr. Ronald Nutt, was named by TIME Magazine as the medical invention ... This includes the cost of the radiopharmaceutical and a stipend for the physician reading the scan.[69] ... Miller, Michael I.; Snyder, Donald L. (1987). "The role of likelihood and entropy in incomplete data problems: Applications to ...
The Republic of China (ROC) was founded by the Kuomintang (KMT) leader Dr. Sun Yat-sen in 1912. The Kuomintang's prior ... "leading role" of the CCP as a condition of their continued existence.[4] The Chinese political system allows for the ...
"This Congolese Doctor Discovered Ebola But Never Got Credit For It - Until Now". NPR.org. Retrieved 5 November 2019.. ... The VP24 and VP35 structural proteins of EBOV play a key role in this interference. When a cell is infected with EBOV, ... "Mystery DR Congo fever kills 100". BBC News Online. 31 August 2007. Archived from the original on 11 November 2007.. ... "DR Congo's deadliest Ebola outbreak declared over". BBC News. 25 June 2020. Retrieved 25 June 2020.. ...
"American Family Physician. 62: 1119; 1127. Retrieved August 26, 2013.. *^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x ... Deipolyi, A; Karaosmanoglu, A; Habito, C; Brannan, S; Wicky, S; Hirsch, J; Oklu, R (February 23, 2011). "The role of bilateral ... "Dr. Cushing Dead; Brain Surgeon, 70. A Pioneer Who Won Fame as Founder of New School of Neuro-Surgery. Discovered Malady ... Ding D, Starke RM, Sheehan JP (May 2014). "Treatment paradigms for pituitary adenomas: defining the roles of radiosurgery and ...
Contract role 1998 Charmed Roger 2003-2004 One Life to Live Dr. Stephen Haver Contract role ... Contract role 1987-2012, 2019- Days of Our Lives Jack Devereaux Contract role. Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Daytime ... He is best known for his roles on the soap operas Days of Our Lives and The Bay, for the former of which he received a ... After graduation, Ashford moved to New York City, where he was cast as Drew Ralston on One Life to Live, a role he played from ...
"US News & World Report: Healthcare: Doctors. Retrieved 11 July 2018.. *^ Rohrich, RJ (15 September 2003). "Mentors in medicine ... and the university said it expected him to resume the role of chair if he were cleared.[11] ... Dallas Plastic Surgeon Dr. Rod Rohrich Honored Among the Top Plastic Surgeons in the United States by Peers in Castle ... Rohrich was recognized as one of the top plastic surgeons in the United States by Castle Connolly's Top Doctor Program for 2019 ...
"The Role of Medicaid in State Economies: A Look at the Research," Kaiser Family Foundation, November 2013 ... Physicians and dentists attitudes toward Medicaid and Medicaid patients: review of the literature. Columbia University. 2009. ... The main criterion for Medicaid eligibility is limited income and financial resources, a criterion which plays no role in ... The study analyzed medicaid self-reported enrollment numbers under a privatized system that "obscured" the role of the ...
Longerich, Peter (2003). The Unwritten Order: Hitler's Role in The Final Solution. Stroud: Tempus Publishing. ISBN 978- ... Baumslag, Naomi (2005). Murderous Medicine: Nazi Doctors, Human Experimentation, and Typhus. Praeger Publishers. ISBN 0-275- ... The Development of the Final Solution-lecture from Dr. Havi Dreifuss, Yad Vashem ... Dr. Samuel Drix (Witness to Annihilation), Jochaim Schoenfeld (Holocaust Memoirs), and several survivors of the Janowska ...
"Canadian Family Physician. 14 (5): 21-2. PMC 2281078. PMID 20468218.. *^ Semon HC (May 1920). "The X-Ray Treatment of Acne ... Genetics is the primary cause of acne in 80% of cases.[2] The role of diet and cigarette smoking in the condition is unclear, ... Australian Family Physician (Review). 35 (8): 613-6. PMID 16894437. Archived (PDF) from the original on 11 February 2015.. ... "Australian Family Physician (Review). 35 (7): 503-4. PMID 16820822. Archived from the original on 21 April 2013.. ...
Although the function of CD20 is unknown, it may play a role in Ca2+ influx across plasma membranes, maintaining intracellular ... A potential use for rituximab was identified by two Norwegian doctors who were treating people who had cancer with rituximab; ...
... The WSMA believes that the rules and conditions governing amateur and professional contact sports such as ... The WSMA believes the professional responsibility of the physician who serves in a medical capacity at an athletic contest or ... require informed decision-making in which the medical profession has an essential role. (Reaffirmed A-17) ...
... Conversation with a Member. Author: Anonym/Wednesday, January 20, 2016/Categories: ... What inspired you to become a doctor of chiropractic?. I injured my lower back as a teenager. I was the front-seat passenger ( ... Dr. Lehman is an associate professor of clinical sciences and director of health sciences postgraduate education at the ... Realize that the health care system is changing and there is a need for chiropractic physicians to integrate into the system as ...
Malayalam » Cinema News » Malayalee doctor gets a role in Thuppakki Malayalee doctor gets a role in Thuppakki. Thursday, ... I have a supporting role in Thuppakki with Vijay. Now I have been offered the same role in Hindi version of the movie by ... The doctor, who has previously worked on several ad films and also a Malayalam film. He has also confirmed that he will be ... Prasanth is said to play a pivotal role in Thuppakki. We will have to wait and see what it is. ...
... to clarify the role of doctors of podiatric medicine in the Department of Veterans Affairs, ... ... H.R. 2545: To amend title 38, United States Code, to clarify the role of doctors of podiatric medicine in the Department of ...
... Opportunities C.P. McLaughlin, A.D. Kaluzny, D.C. Kibbe ... Primary care - as we know it - is under siege from a number of trends in healthcare delivery, resulting in loss of physician ... A rationale and strategies are presented to rebuild, maintain and strengthen the patient-physician relationship in an era of ... which threatens the traditional patient-physician relationship. The paper outlines the social forces behind these threats and ...
Chika Stacy Oriuwa remembers dressing up her Barbies as doctors, poets and performers when she was a young girl, but none of ... Canadian doctor Chika Stacy Oriuwa among role models celebrated in new Barbie line. Dr. Chika Stacy Oriuwa is seen holding ... TORONTO - Dr. Chika Stacy Oriuwa remembers dressing up her Barbies as doctors, poets and performers when she was a young girl, ... Now, the Canadian physician, spoken word poet and advocate is not only living out her childhood dreams, but has a Barbie made ...
... discusses the emerging role of minimal residual disease as a predictive end point in chronic lymphocytic leukemia. ... Dr. Roeker on the Emerging Role of MRD in CLL @media screen and (max-width: 468px) { .video-detail .doc-group-container { flex- ... Lindsey Roeker, MD, discusses the emerging role of minimal residual disease as a predictive end point in chronic lymphocytic ... Lindsey Roeker, MD, hematologic oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses the emerging role of minimal ...
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... demographic and international events necessitate a discussion on the roles and values of the doctor in the world today. ... Role of the Doctor. Role of the Doctor. The role of the doctor within the healthcare team has changed, and will continue to ... Chapter 2: The role of the doctor and the competencies expected from the doctor of the future (in Routledge International ... Only once the role of the doctor has been defined, can the processes and content of medical education be defined to produce the ...
On the occasion of the festival: Panel with Dr. Victoria Walsh and Hendrik Folkerts Public programme and the public role of ... Dr. Victoria Walsh (Royal College of Art, London), Hendrik Folkerts (Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam) and Fabian Schöneich ( ... Kunsthalle Basel) talk about the public role of institutions and the rise and significance of public programs. With following ...
... and possibly with Rachel McAdams in the role. ... A Doctor Needs A Nurse: Was Rachel McAdams Offered The Role Of ... So expect to see Night Nurse in a movie at some point, most likely in Doctor Strange and possibly with McAdams in the role. ... She most recently served as the romantic interest of… Doctor Strange!. And of course, Doctor Strange is the next solo Marvel ... but later became a doctor. She was married to Doctor Bill Foster, a.k.a. Black Goliath (later Giant-Man, later Goliath, now ...
Home Articles 2005 Marketings Role in Limiting Physician Access and What to Do About It ... Marketings Role in Limiting Physician Access What to Do About It. "The pharmaceutical industry has only itself to blame for ... Marketings Role in Limiting Physician Access and What to Do About It. By ... What was marketings role in limiting physician access and how can they correct it? ...
Mary Vieten Interviewed About Her Role in the Film Medicating Normal. Mad in Sweden: Dr. Mary Vieten Interviewed About Her Role ... Mad in Sweden: Dr. Mary Vieten Interviewed About Her Role in the Film Medicating Normal ... Mad in Sweden: Dr. Mary Vieten Interviewed About Her Role in the Film Medicating Normal ... ISEPP) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit volunteer organization of mental health professionals, physicians, educators, ex-patients and ...
Role. Researcher. Description. GlobalMass is a 5 year ERC-funded project which aims to - for the first time at a global scale ...
Previous roles:. Committee on the Procedure of International Courts and Tribunals (2016-2020), Co-Rapporteur. Committee on the ... Dr Sarvarian is Co-Rapporteur of the ILA Committee on the Procedure of International Courts and Tribunals, which has a four- ... Dr Sarvarian is a public international law generalist of broad interests and expertise. His scholarship has been published in ... Dr Sarvarian has supervised four theses to completion as principal supervisor and examined five theses as internal examiner. He ...
Colliety, P. (2007) An Evaluation of the Work-Based Facilitator Role in Developing Skills of Physical Assessment. Southeast ... Dr Pat Colliety. Head of Continuing Professional Development and Postgraduate Education within Integrated Care, Senior Teaching ...
University roles and responsibilities. *. UG exams officer. *. Co-organiser of the dissertation module : Research Methods (MSc ...
We develop a description of higher gauge theory with higher groupoids as gauge structure from first principles. This approach captures ordinary gauge theories and gauged sigma models as well as their categorifications on a very general class of (higher) spaces comprising presentable differentiable stacks, as e.g. orbifolds. We start off with a self-contained review on simplicial sets as models of (∞,1)-categories. We then discuss principal bundles in terms of simplicial maps and their homotopies. We explain in detail a differentiation procedure, suggested by Severa, that maps higher groupoids to L∞-algebroids. Generalising this procedure, we define connections for higher groupoid bundles. As an application, we obtain six-dimensional superconformal field theories via a Penrose-Ward transform of higher groupoid bundles over a twistor space. This construction reduces the search for non-Abelian self-dual tensor field equations in six dimensions to a search for the appropriate (higher) gauge ...
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  • Sexual assault: the physician's role in prevention and treatment. (nih.gov)
  • This study deepens the analysis of how the physician's role is represented in contemporary society and how such a representation affects the patient's propensity to comply. (francoangeli.it)
  • A procedure combining multiple correspondence analysis and cluster analysis was applied to identify response profiles, corresponding to different represen-tations of the physician's role. (francoangeli.it)
  • Does the physician's gender play a role? (nih.gov)
  • Then, in most cases, there will be follow-up by the physician's nurse or physician assistant to determine whether the patient is compliant and to discover whether he or she is encountering any problems. (managedcaremag.com)
  • Robinson NA.The physician's role in Workers' Compensation. (ama-assn.org)
  • Despite extensive efforts to improve the attitude and practice of physicians with respect to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), the role of training background on physician's own utilization of mainstream Western medicine (WM) and CAM remains unclear. (hindawi.com)
  • Acute medicine: the physician's role. (bmj.com)
  • Some data suggest that patients who enter into "consensual" sexual relationships with their physicians are typically not mentally healthy, and these encounters occur most often where considerable disparities in power, status, and emotional vulnerability exist between physician and patient, making consent not applicable. (medscape.com)
  • Even the busiest doctor truly cares about his/her patients, and wants them to know that they are important. (angelfire.com)
  • Physicians should responsibly counsel patients when appropriate concerning prevention of sexual assault and should be knowledgeable about the acute medical and psychological management of a sexual assault victim, including the collection of evidence. (nih.gov)
  • 468 patients were asked to fill out a questionnaire aimed at detecting the representation of the medical role. (francoangeli.it)
  • Information on sensitization can be used to educate patients about the role of allergens in their symptoms, to provide avoidance advice, or to design immunotherapy. (aafp.org)
  • Dr Norris educates his patients on the effects of hormones so that they may utilize targeted strategies to obtain a particular outcome or health goal. (prweb.com)
  • In addition to educating future dental professionals, Dr. Bissell helps his patients improve their health at his periodontal practice, offering procedures such as gum disease treatment, dental implant placement, and gum recession correction. (prweb.com)
  • Dr. Bissell helps his patients protect their smiles and oral health with gum recession treatment and the LANAP® protocol, which is a minimally invasive laser gum disease treatment. (prweb.com)
  • Despite his new obligations as a Clinical Assistant Professor, Dr. Bissell still makes time for new and returning patients and encourages patients to act quickly on concerns about their oral health. (prweb.com)
  • Join Sarasota Memorial's Rehabilitation physicians to learn how personalized rehabilitation helps return patients to their lives. (smh.com)
  • The finding that younger women with metastatic colorectal cancer survive longer than younger men -- which is not seen in older patients -- supports the idea that estrogen may play a role in improved outcomes in the disease, according to research published online Sept. 29 in Clinical Cancer Research . (doctorslounge.com)
  • WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30 (HealthDay News) -- The finding that younger women with metastatic colorectal cancer (MCRC) survive longer than younger men -- which is not seen in older patients -- supports the idea that estrogen may play a role in improved outcomes in the disease, according to research published online Sept. 29 in Clinical Cancer Research . (doctorslounge.com)
  • A recent survey of nurses finds that while nurses are taking on more leadership responsibilities during the pandemic, they still fall behind in the respect gap with physicians and patients. (healthleadersmedia.com)
  • Similarly, three-quarters of nurses believe a respect gap exists between how patients viewed nurses and physicians. (healthleadersmedia.com)
  • A role play game, which switches the role of young leukemia patients with their doctors and nurses, was held on Wednesday, aimed to ease the fear and resistance for long-term treatment. (xinhuanet.com)
  • Dr. Steenblock has performed this therapy for the last twenty years for a multitude of patients. (selfgrowth.com)
  • It's true that primary care physicians are sometimes excluded from disease management programs, partly because they have not taken the initiative to participate, partly because managed care organizations haven't properly defined their goals and partly because specialists are using the programs to recapture lost patients. (managedcaremag.com)
  • Theoretically, in a disease management program, health plans and physicians attempt to identify patients who would benefit most from intense prevention and treatment protocols. (managedcaremag.com)
  • 2 Dentists play a role in this crisis by prescribing many of the opioids that lead patients down a path to addiction. (studentdoctor.net)
  • We must educate ourselves and our patients on the proper role of opioids in dentistry. (studentdoctor.net)
  • Whether physicians have a professional responsibility to address health-related issues beyond providing care to individual patients has been vigorously debated. (nih.gov)
  • Ajai Chari, MD, associate professor, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Health System, discusses the role of immunotherapy in the treatment of patients with myeloma. (onclive.com)
  • However, immunotherapy still has a role in this setting, with CAR T-cell products, such as bb2121, and immunomodulatory agents, which have shown clear benefit in some patients without the same toxicity seen with the aforementioned combinations, Chari says. (onclive.com)
  • Given these data, LUS will likely play an important role in the management of COVID-19 patients from identification of specific abnormalities corresponding to definite pneumonia phases and CT scans findings. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • Mark G. Kris, MD, medical oncologist, William and Joy Ruane Chair in Thoracic Oncology, Memorial Sloanlop Kettering Cancer Center, discusses the role of antiangiogenesis in the treatment of patients with lung cancer. (onclive.com)
  • Seeing scores of new patients in one day is considered below the standard of care, "particularly given that physicians commonly afford new patients greater time. (cannabisculture.com)
  • But at the time of the clinics last year, very few doctors were willing to recommend medical marijuana, so patients with debilitating illnesses had to seek them out. (cannabisculture.com)
  • The board said it was concerned about reports that physicians were certifying patients for medical marijuana "in a mass screening format" and through online consultations. (cannabisculture.com)
  • Stimulated by the dramatic actions of Dr. Jack Kevorkian in the United States in defiance of existing laws, Oregon would become the first state to pass a law in 1997 that would allow physicians to assist terminally ill patients to end their own lives without criminal liability. (polishnews.com)
  • We investigated the relation of patient characteristics, religiosity, acculturation, physician ethnicity, and insurance-mandated physician change to levels of trust in Japanese American and Japanese patients. (annfammed.org)
  • The strong relationship of trust with patient-physician ethnic match and the loss of trust when patients, in retrospect, report leaving a preferred physician suggest unintended consequences to patients not able to continue with their preferred physicians. (annfammed.org)
  • 5 , 10 Patients with more trust in their physician are likely to be more satisfied with care 5 , 11 - 14 and to have positive clinical outcomes. (annfammed.org)
  • One study suggests that patients with worse physical and mental health status have less trust in their physician. (annfammed.org)
  • The main organization representing family doctors in Estonia rejects a social affairs ministry proposal that in the event of a new wave of coronavirus infections, it would be the family doctor's job to determine the close contacts of an infected person, saying it would put too much of a strain on doctors and give them less time for patients. (err.ee)
  • With his 10 years of personal research and 30 years of clinical experience, he has become a respected leading expert on vitamin D. Following publication of his first groundbreaking and still popular book, Take Charge of Your Diabetes , Zaidi is on a new mission to share and educate patients, scientists and physicians on the wonders of vitamin D. (massagemag.com)
  • We help to protect patients and improve medical education and practice in the UK by setting standards for students and doctors. (gmc-uk.org)
  • A further problem is that some insurance plans do not cover alternative treatments like physical therapy and acupuncture, or they impose so many limits and high co-pays on them that in many cases both doctors and patients find opioids a less expensive option. (nytimes.com)
  • And doctors can steer to treatment patients who are obviously addicted. (nytimes.com)
  • The physician isn't really 'supervising' anything and is busy seeing their own panel of patients all day. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Now, today, for the first time, in a rigorous trial, we can show that an anti-inflammatory agent that is neutral for lipids (that doesn't lower LDL) can provide a benefit for our patients, and that's a real step forward," Dr. Libby said in a video interview at the annual congress of the European Society of Cardiology. (mdedge.com)
  • Physicians do not adequately use their unique professional privilege to prevent patients from smoking. (scielo.br)
  • The aim of this study was to investigate the type and extent of advice given to patients by physicians of different medical specialties regarding smoking cessation. (scielo.br)
  • Physicians working at clinics exhibited the highest frequency of inquiring about the smoking habits of their patients, while physicians working at emergency service departments exhibited the lowest frequency. (scielo.br)
  • Physicians specializing in lung diseases, thoracic surgery, and cardiology were more committed to preventing their patients from cigarette smoking. (scielo.br)
  • Even a short-term clinical intervention by a physician has been found to be highly effective in the cessation of cigarette smoking in patients ( 4 - 6 ). (scielo.br)
  • Physicians who inquire about their patients cigarette smoking habits and advise against smoking can make a significant contribution to public health regardless of their branch of medical specialization and the circumstances of the patients' visits. (scielo.br)
  • Thus, the aim of this study was to examine the approaches used to address the smoking habits of patients according to the medical specialty of the physician. (scielo.br)
  • Furthermore, to reveal the physicians' awareness of the harmful effects of cigarette smoking, the physicians were also questioned about diseases associated with their patients' smoking habits. (scielo.br)
  • Fatty liver is common and doctors often tell their patients with this problem not to worry too much because it is not serious. (liverdoctor.com)
  • The main purpose for physicians engaged in patient care is curing or relieving patients with ailments. (informationr.net)
  • Information practices form a vital facet of work, although possibly a less discernable part of it.The information practices surface in physicians' interactions with colleagues and patients. (informationr.net)
  • To evaluate the impact of physician follow-up for low risk chest pain patients after ED assessment. (ices.on.ca)
  • Results - Among 216,527 patients, 29% had no-physician, 60% had PCP alone, 8% had PCP with cardiologist, and 4% had cardiologist alone follow-up after ED discharge. (ices.on.ca)
  • After adjusting for important differences in baseline characteristics between physician follow-up groups, the adjusted hazard ratios for death or MI were 1.07 (95% CI, 1.00 to 1.14) for the PCP group, 0.81 (95% CI, 0.72 to 0.91) for the PCP with cardiologist group, and 0.87 (95% CI, 0.74 to 1.02) for the cardiologist alone group, as compared to patients who had no follow-up. (ices.on.ca)
  • Twenty family physicians whose patients had completed a clinical questionnaire and neuropsychological tests participated in one of 2 focus groups. (jabfm.org)
  • For this part of the project, focus groups with physicians whose patients were examined were conducted at each site. (jabfm.org)
  • Research jointly undertaken by Kingston University and St George's, University of London's new Associate Dean of Research and Enterprise has identified the key signs and symptoms expert doctors use to recognise when terminally ill patients are close to death. (kingston.ac.uk)
  • How do Palliative Care Doctors Recognise Imminently Dying Patients? (kingston.ac.uk)
  • Many patients are eventually referred to chronic pain physicians, and our expertise here is crucial. (asra.com)
  • These team members co-manage patients with physicians by monitoring inflammatory marker levels while titrating dosages of mediations accordingly. (acc.org)
  • This is done primarily via telephone with lab values faxed in for geographically distant patients, and standard follow up visits with an NP/PA every 2-3 months and with the physician every 6 months. (acc.org)
  • A working party for the Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom was established to make recommendations on ways of improving the quality of care for patients admitted with medical emergencies, and also to "re-invigorate" physicians who carry the burden of the acute workload. (bmj.com)
  • It identifies the need for the Faculty of A&E Medicine and the medical Royal Colleges to define the training requirements for those doctors who wish to be involved in "extended responsibility" for medical patients. (bmj.com)
  • If Ma's conclusions hold in the US context (where the hospital managers bear the whole cost of treatment), we show that the ability of a prospective payment system to achieve both ob jectives is very depending of the type of interaction between the agents when physicians bear a part of the treatment cost as it is the case in many European countries. (repec.org)
  • CONCLUSIONS Religiosity, autonomy preference, and acculturation were strongly related to trust in one's physician among the Japanese American and Japanese samples studied and may provide avenues to enhance the physician-patient relationship. (annfammed.org)
  • With appropriate training and support, nurses and pharmacists are able to prescribe medicines as part of managing a range of conditions to achieve comparable health management outcomes to doctors. (cochrane.org)
  • Pharmacists and nurses with varying levels of undergraduate, postgraduate, and specific on-the-job training related to the disease or condition were able to deliver comparable prescribing outcomes to doctors. (cochrane.org)
  • Non-medical prescribing involves nurses, pharmacists, allied health professionals, and physician assistants substituting for doctors in a prescribing role, and this is one approach to improve access to medicines. (cochrane.org)
  • The intersection between ethics, economics, professionalism, and public authority is explicated, with a critical leader/advocate role for nurses presented. (nursingcenter.com)
  • As COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to surge, nurses continue to step up and take on leadership roles. (healthleadersmedia.com)
  • Despite a majority (61%) of respondents who reported that they thought their opinions were valued more by colleagues since the pandemic began, even more (84%) would like nurses to have a stronger leadership role. (healthleadersmedia.com)
  • Nearly two-thirds (65%) of respondents believed there was a respect gap in how their employers viewed nurses and physicians. (healthleadersmedia.com)
  • Further, many nurses (63%) felt that physicians did not respect nurses as much as they respected other physicians. (healthleadersmedia.com)
  • Although school nurses are beginning to play a larger role in supporting these children, physicians or healthcare providers retain primary responsibility of informing the school system of the needed adjustments for the young ME/CFS patient to succeed in the school environment. (frontiersin.org)
  • Primary care physicians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists don formal wear and hoist instruments to entertain concertgoers. (managedcaremag.com)
  • While primarily aimed at doctors, the guidelines also apply to other primary-care providers, such as nurses and behavioural-health specialists, Thombs said. (680news.com)
  • It is vital that doctors and nurses deal with human health and that information and information solutions are provided by people and IT solutions designed for that function," Dr. Joller said. (err.ee)
  • American Association of College of Nursing (AACN) states that nurses do not merely "assist" physicians and other healthcare providers. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • The Cuban team coordinator in Haiti, Dr Carlos Alberto Garcia, says the Cuban doctors, nurses and other health personnel have been working non-stop, day and night, with operating rooms open 18 hours a day. (havanajournal.com)
  • Physicians' clinical experience averaged 16 years. (nih.gov)
  • Dr David Norris is a chiropractic physician and board certified clinical nutritionist who has studied the nutrition field earning a post doctoral master's degree in human nutrition. (prweb.com)
  • Dr Norris is also a Diplomate of the American Clinical Board of Nutrition (DACBN). (prweb.com)
  • As eye-care providers, we hold a key role in the immediate , proper treatment prior to clinical diagnosis so we can attempt to save vision in at least one eye as well as prevent other irreversible systemic sequelae," Dr. Blazier adds. (aoa.org)
  • Chester, NJ, periodontist Dr. Thomas Bissell now teaches courses in periodontics to dental students and residents at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine as a Clinical Assistant Professor. (prweb.com)
  • This fall, Dr. Thomas Bissell began teaching as a Clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. (prweb.com)
  • The new position as Clinical Assistant Professor represents a return to teaching for Dr. Bissell, who previously taught periodontics courses for pre-doctoral and post-graduate Harvard University students over a three-year period. (prweb.com)
  • As healthcare transforms from fee-for-service into quality-based alternative payment models and population payment, having a trained physician advisor for your clinical documentation improvement (CDI) program has never been so important. (eventbrite.com)
  • Dr Andrew Ustianowski, Honorary Senior Lecture at The University of Manchester and Consultant in infectious diseases and tropical medicine at North Manchester General Hospital (MMGH) and the Deputy Clinical Director in Greater Manchester Clinical Research Network , is also a co-author. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • Dr Felton, who is Clinical Lead for all COVID-19-related research studies at MFT played an instrumental role in ensuring dexamethasone became part of standard care at MFT from 26 June. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • Dr Felton said: "MFT has an established history of delivering cutting-edge clinical research, with the infrastructure, expertise, and staff to enable opening nationally-prioritised COVID-19 studies rapidly and safely, while providing high-quality care for care for trial participants. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • Primary-care doctors need to take a more active role in preventing young Canadians from starting smoking and helping those who have already taken up the habit to butt out for good, says a group of experts that develops clinical practice guidelines. (680news.com)
  • Conceptually, physician characteristics and behaviors, patient demographics and clinical factors, patient view of the physician-patient relationship, and characteristics of the relationship, all combine to influence trust in one's physician. (annfammed.org)
  • What that looks like after they've been in practice a couple of years is variable," Anita Duhl Glicken, associate dean for PA studies and director of the physician assistant program at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver told Clinical Advisor. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • These consultations can be useful for short-term clinical interventions by physicians. (scielo.br)
  • Dr. Bull, who has been with the FDA since 2012, provides strategic leadership, coordination, and oversight for FDA's minority initiatives and has been instrumental in coordinating FDA's response to the FDA Safety and Innovation Act of 2012 addressing demographic inclusion in clinical trials and outreach to underserved communities. (blackdoctor.org)
  • Researchers have highlighted physician education as a potential solution for the opioid epidemic, based on their findings that attending a top-ranked medical school is associated with writing far fewer opioid prescriptions. (ajmc.com)
  • With that stark fact in mind, the surgeon general, Dr. Vivek Murthy, sent an unusually direct plea last week to 2.3 million doctors and other health care workers to help fight the opioid epidemic by treating pain "safely and effectively. (nytimes.com)
  • Doctors are not the only ones responsible for the opioid epidemic, but as Dr. Murthy makes clear, they'll have to play a leading role in the fight against it. (nytimes.com)
  • Webinar: Ask Dr. Kate Lorig About the Role of Chronic Disease Self-Management Education in the Opioid Epidemic! (ncoa.org)
  • Listen to this discussion, hosted by the the Self-Management Resource Center, the National Council on Aging, and the Evidence-Based Leadership Council, about the role of chronic disease self-management education in addressing the opioid epidemic. (ncoa.org)
  • The Doctor Who Role Playing Game is a Doctor Who roleplaying game published by FASA in 1985. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Daleks is a supplement published by FASA in 1985 for The Doctor Who Role Playing Game, which is based on the long-running BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who. (wikipedia.org)
  • While we value the skills of certified Physician Assistants (PA), we are unable to accept this profile due to the contexts of the countries in which we work. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • Nurse practioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) work in highly collaborative roles with physicians. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • ClinicalAdvisor.com is for nurse practitioners and physician assistants, offering the latest information on diagnosing, treating, managing, and preventing medical conditions typically seen in the office-based primary-care setting. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • This article focuses on the role physician assistants (PAs) and nurse practitioners (NP) play as part of the treatment team at the pericardial center. (acc.org)
  • For 2019, we've updated the Boot Camp to focus heavily on new ICD-10-CM/PCS documentation requirements and how to ensure full and accurate physician documentation for proper code assignment. (eventbrite.com)
  • Megan is set to take up her position in early 2019 and in the meantime continues in her role as secretary for the BSI's West of Scotland Immunology Group (WSIG). (gla.ac.uk)
  • Go Kyung Pyo is returning to TV screens in 2018 as a doctor in OCN's newest drama "Cross," and he revealed his thoughts about his character in an interview. (soompi.com)
  • Dr. Rath Research Institute is a non-profit organization dedicated to research and education in natural health worldwide. (drrathresearch.org)
  • At the Dr. Rath Research Institute, we compared the effects of a specific micronutrient mixture and metformin on immature mice fed a high fructose diet. (drrathresearch.org)
  • Part of the issue with being taken seriously may be how others perceive the nurse role. (healthleadersmedia.com)
  • The program may call for follow-up by a nurse or physician assistant to determine whether the patient is compliant and to discover whether he or she is encountering any problems. (managedcaremag.com)
  • Graham tells the Doctor in "The Woman Who Fell To Earth" about being in remission from cancer, and how Grace was his nurse. (wikipedia.org)
  • the physician is represented in turn as affiliative authority, idealized friend, competent advisor or disappointing opponent. (francoangeli.it)
  • A good CDI physician advisor not only knows the code and the law, he or she knows the judge and the jury, and Dr. LaCharité will outline what works and what doesn't work in advocating a facility's relationship with payers and recovery auditors. (hcmarketplace.com)
  • Attendees then can select their choice of session on day 2: Our popular Physician Advisor 101 by LaCharité', which reviews the nuts and bolts of being an effective physician advisor, or a brand-new case study presentation by Nicole Fox, MD, Associate Chief Medical Officer at Cooper University Health Care in Camden, New Jersey. (hcmarketplace.com)
  • Physician experts explain how coaching can help medical students, medical residents and doctors in practice. (ama-assn.org)
  • To examine physician and patient characteristics related to the ordering of imaging studies in a general medicine practice and to determine whether physician gender influences ordering patterns. (nih.gov)
  • Hospital-based academic general medicine practice of 29 attending physicians. (nih.gov)
  • Reasons for this observation are unclear, but may be the result of different practice styles of male and female physicians or unmeasured patient characteristics. (nih.gov)
  • In a disease management program, physicians typically follow practice guidelines and define a course of therapy. (managedcaremag.com)
  • To determine the importance physicians assign to public roles, their participation in related activities, and sociodemographic and practice factors related to physicians' rated levels of importance and activity. (nih.gov)
  • Mail survey conducted between November 2003 and June 2004 of 1662 US physicians engaged in direct patient care selected from primary care specialties (family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics) and 3 non-primary care specialties (anesthesiology, general surgery, cardiology). (nih.gov)
  • Civic mindedness, medical specialty, practice type, underrepresented race/ethnicity, preceptors of physicians in training, rural practice, and graduation from a non-US or non-Canadian medical school were independently related to civic activity. (nih.gov)
  • I approve of the board wanting it to look more like a family practice, but there's a large demand and they'll need a lot more doctors willing to recommend medical marijuana," she said. (cannabisculture.com)
  • Many believe that physicians' personal experiences may strongly influence their beliefs in and practice of CAM [ 1 - 4 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Although the literature on Western medicine-trained doctors' (WMDs) knowledge of, attitudes toward, and practice behaviors regarding CAM is extensive [ 1 - 4 , 6 - 19 ], there is scarce information published on personal experiences with CAM therapy. (hindawi.com)
  • Other states require NPs to have a collaborative practice agreement with a physician. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • An NP can practice in a different physical location than the physician regardless of whether a collaborative practice agreement is needed. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Nursing roles range from direct patient care to case management, establishing nursing practice standards, developing quality assurance procedures, and directing complex nursing care systems. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • The preregistration year is a time in which training, skills and working role are consolidated under supervision, and it has been suggested that it may be the most stressful period in medical practice. (mja.com.au)
  • They are common in general practice, and the primary care physician (PCP) has a central role in the early detection and management of these problems. (dovepress.com)
  • Dr. Myhill worked with the NHS for 20 years before entering into private practice. (prohealth.com)
  • In the practice-oriented research reported here, we have used the cultural-historical activity theory to examine information practices of physicians in patient care. (informationr.net)
  • We investigated the physician-perceived barriers to assessing older drivers in primary care practice. (jabfm.org)
  • The medical tourism trend can upend patient expectations and physician responsibilities. (ama-assn.org)
  • Future research could further explore physicians' and other multi-disciplinary members' perceived roles and responsibilities in dementia care, given that different health-care system-wide dementia care strategies and initiatives are being developed and implemented across Ontario. (nih.gov)
  • PAs work with the supervision of a physician, who delegates tasks and responsibilities to them. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Not only did physicians from higher ranked medical schools write the fewest prescriptions among all physicians who prescribed opioids, they were also less likely to prescribe the drugs at all. (ajmc.com)
  • Even when opioids are necessary, doctors can minimize the risk of addiction by taking a few precautions. (nytimes.com)
  • Schernhammer ES, Colditz GA. Suicide rates among physicians: a quantitative and gender assessment (meta-analysis). (medscape.com)
  • Public roles are definable entities that have widespread support among physicians. (nih.gov)
  • 21 , 23 Increased patient age is related to a higher level of trust in physicians, 10 , 20 - 22 , 24 but it is unknown whether patient desire for autonomy or religiosity (both related to age) play a role in this finding. (annfammed.org)
  • This inflammation response is at least in part mediated by activation of the IKKβ/NF-κB pathway and the endoplasmic reticulum stress response, mechanisms that may also play a role in the peripheral inflammation often associated with obesity. (drsharma.ca)
  • Moderator: How does yeast play a role in FMS and CFS? (prohealth.com)
  • Does the liver play a role in weight control? (liverdoctor.com)
  • Although hormone status may play a role in the risk of developing disease, research has thus far found that modulating hormones appears to impact disease activity far more than disease risk. (ndnr.com)
  • 4 Prostaglandins are released by the pericardium, and play a role in modulating neural signals and coronary artery tone. (acc.org)
  • Gagné P, Moamai J, Bourget D. Psychopathology and suicide among Quebec physicians: a nested case control study. (medscape.com)
  • One analysis of physician suicide data relative to nonphysician victims revealed a much lower prevalence of antidepressant medication in the blood of physician victims, which is an objective indication of the truth that physicians do not receive mental health care in proportion to their need. (medscape.com)
  • National Mental Health Survey of Doctors and Medical Students. (medscape.com)
  • Check out the mental health treatment programs that have assisted Dr. Phil guests. (drphil.com)
  • You could say that Dr. Nathan Mork of the United States Public Health Service (USPHS) came to his post as a staff dentist at the IHS White Earth Health Clinic (Bemidji Area) in Ogema, MN, in a very familial way. (ihs.gov)
  • I love the Olympics, and it was kind of weird to be watching from afar when it was all happening in my home state," said Gee, a sports medicine physician with University of Utah Health. (deseretnews.com)
  • The WHO Consultation on Development of National Environmental Health Action Plans - Environmental Health and the Role of Medical Professionals was attended by experts from seven countries and WHO staff. (who.int)
  • Dr Norris also stresses the importance of objective testing in the forms of blood, urine, saliva and stool to identify any deficiencies or imbalances and uses a customized, individualized approach to effectively balance hormones and achieve optimal health. (prweb.com)
  • These are very important hormones when considering your health, but in his published paper 'Hormones and Exercise,' Dr Norris explores several other important hormones such as thyroid hormone, growth hormone, cortisol, epinephrine and norepinephrine. (prweb.com)
  • Key is the role of optometrists in the overall health care system. (aoa.org)
  • The significance of this study on giant cell arteritis is that often the presenting symptom is anterior ischemic neuropathy, which can lead to blindness," says Dr. Saysha Blazier, O.D., who practices at Savoy Siegel + Desai in Jersey City, New Jersey, and is a member of AOA's Health Promotions Committee. (aoa.org)
  • Key is the role of optometrists in the overall health care system, including communication with the rheumatologist, and then moving forward with social workers, occupational therapists and other providers to manage any vision loss, which would affect an individual's quality of life and their activities of daily living," Dr. Blazier adds. (aoa.org)
  • The aim of this Cochrane review was to find out if prescribing by health professionals other than doctors delivers comparable outcomes to prescribing by doctors. (cochrane.org)
  • A number of countries allow health professionals other than doctors to prescribe medicines. (cochrane.org)
  • This shift in roles is thought to provide improved and timely access to medicines for consumers where there are shortages of doctors or the health system is facing pressures in coping with the burden of disease. (cochrane.org)
  • Anyone who needs to schedule a consultation with a Chester, NJ periodontist about receding gums, gum disease, missing teeth, or other periodontal health issues is encouraged to call Dr. Bissell's office to schedule a consultation. (prweb.com)
  • This specialized area of medicine plays an essential role in recovery from life-changing health events such as stroke, heart attack, serious injury, or surgery. (smh.com)
  • A licensed physician in Miami pleaded guilty in federal court yesterday for his role in a multi-faceted $4.8 million health care fraud scheme that ran from April 2011 to February 2017, involving the submission of false and fraudulent claims to Medicare and the illegal prescribing of Schedule II (e.g., oxycodone and hydrocodone) and Schedule IV (e.g., alprazolam) controlled substances. (justice.gov)
  • Disease management means more teamwork between primary care physicians, subspecialists and nonphysician providers," says family physician Lee Sacks of Oak Brook, Ill., a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians' Commission on Health Care Services. (managedcaremag.com)
  • The unique laboratory of Dr. David R. Soll at the University of Iowa is making a big footprint in the field of cancer research, thanks to a new agreement reached between Soll and the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health. (bio-medicine.org)
  • He presents to the Department of Employee Health Services complaining of severe lower lumbar pain, and tells the Health Services physician that he injured his back while shifting heavy boxes around on the dock. (ama-assn.org)
  • The Health Services physician advises KC to seek treatment with his primary care physician, Dr. Carlson. (ama-assn.org)
  • This is a role we can play in health care that will return some of the access and authority we've lost under managed care. (dynamicchiropractic.com)
  • This is what we should discuss with doctors and the health and well-being information system center (TEHIK) to set up these processes, and still focus on what the purpose of this data transfer is. (err.ee)
  • Not only doctors but also policy makers, insurance companies and other players in the health care system should pay attention. (nytimes.com)
  • And they should also find ways to expand access to health services by subsidizing doctors, therapists and other health care workers to make periodic visits to remote areas. (nytimes.com)
  • New Zealand Doctor Online is intended for a health professional readership. (nzdoctor.co.nz)
  • The ability to quickly identify potentially harmful oral health problems is valuable to the physician, who generally will see an older patient more often than the dentist will. (mdedge.com)
  • In the case of Cuban doctors, they are rapid responders to disasters, because disaster management is an integral part of their training," explains Maria a Hamlin Zúniga, a public health specialist from Nicaragua. (havanajournal.com)
  • By comparison the internationally-renowned Doctors without Borders has approximately 269 health professionals working in Haiti. (havanajournal.com)
  • The sports medicine health professional has an integral role to play in the prevention of sexual harassment and abuse in sport. (bmj.com)
  • Addressing critical racial and ethnic health disparities - particularly in HIV/AIDS outreach - is a primary part of Dr. Jonca Bull's role as the FDA's assistant commissioner for minority health. (blackdoctor.org)
  • BlackDoctor.org interviewed Dr. Bull to learn more about the FDA's role in HIV/AIDS and the work being done to close the gap on health disparities. (blackdoctor.org)
  • BlackDoctor.org: What is the role of the FDA Office of Minority Health in promoting HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention? (blackdoctor.org)
  • Our role here at the FDA's Office of Minority Health (OMH) is to promote and protect the health of diverse populations through research, communication, and outreach, with a particular focus on health disparities and health equity. (blackdoctor.org)
  • Some of the nation's 32 death penalty states mandate doctor participation - including Oklahoma - but critics say what happened there proves a doctor's presence can't guarantee the process will go smoothly. (yahoo.com)
  • This paper focuses on the team doctor's role in the identification, prevention and treatment of SHA in sport and will begin with an overview of the definition of SHA and the risk factors and consequences of SHA. (bmj.com)
  • is the seventh episode of the twelfth series of the British science fiction television programme Doctor Who, first broadcast on BBC One on 9 February 2020. (wikipedia.org)
  • By now, most physicians have learned that the term disease management denotes a system of care for a particular condition such as asthma, diabetes or cholesterol that is intended to reduce costs and improve outcomes. (managedcaremag.com)
  • Exclusive ImmuneSupport.com Chat with Dr. Garth Nicolson on "The Role of Intracellular Bacterial and Viral Infection in Fibromyalgia Syndrome: Diagnosis and Treatment. (prohealth.com)
  • Since its inception in 1847, see the important role the AMA and its members have played in the development of medicine in the United States. (ama-assn.org)
  • As one of the largest data sets analyzed to establish that younger women with MCRC survive longer than younger men, hormonal status seems not only to play an important role in the development and pathogenesis of colorectal cancer but also to have prognostic significance. (doctorslounge.com)
  • Still, primary-care providers have an important role to play, Thombs emphasized. (680news.com)
  • LUS plays an important role in a wide range of pathologies, including cardiogenic oedema, acute respiratory distress syndrome and fibrosis. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • Despite the important role of trust in the physician-patient relationship, there are considerable gaps in our understanding about factors underlying patient trust in their physicians. (annfammed.org)
  • Vitamin D functions as a mood stabilizer, and may play an important role in the prevention and treatment of depression and memory loss. (massagemag.com)
  • Thus, it is with a bit of wonder that I sense an increasing reluctance of some dietitians (at least in Canada) to fully embrace the important role that they could play in obesity management. (drsharma.ca)
  • In an accompanying CMAJ commentary, Dr. John Oyston of Scarborough Rouge Hospital in Toronto suggests Canada should pass legislation banning the supply of all tobacco and nicotine-containing products - excluding smoking-cessation products - to anyone under age 21. (680news.com)
  • Patient age, urgent visits, visit frequency, and the gender of the physician were all significantly related to the ordering of an imaging study. (nih.gov)
  • Objective To investigate changes in family doctors' attitudes about and participation in hospital activities and inpatient care in an urban hospital family medicine department from 1977 to 1997 and 2014. (cfp.ca)
  • Because many states require reporting by other licensed physicians of a physician who may be suffering from a potentially impairing condition, physicians can be reluctant to seek treatment from colleagues, or from utilizing their insurance coverage, or even from using their own names when seeking treatment. (medscape.com)
  • The role of family, colleagues, and organized medicine. (medscape.com)
  • Despite this, most respondents still see a role for the Department of Family Medicine within the hospital as a focus for identifying with their family physician community, a place to interact with other specialist colleagues, and a source of some continuing medical education. (cfp.ca)
  • An ethical case explores whether a third-year medical student should inform the attending physician that a patient's back injury was not work-related, even though it will jeopardize the patient's Worker's Compensation benefits. (ama-assn.org)
  • I will comment that most specialist physicians have a standard list of questions that they like to cover during a first meeting with a patient, and a standard list of items they want to see from the primary care physician. (angelfire.com)
  • Published: (Published as "The Pricing of Primary Care Physicians' Services: A Test ofthe Role of Consumer Information") BELLJ, Vol. 12, no. 2 (1981): 488-506. (nber.org)
  • Role expectations in dementia care among family physicians and specialists. (nih.gov)
  • This pilot study explored perceived roles and attitudes towards the provision of dementia care from the perspectives of family physicians and specialists. (nih.gov)
  • Improving collaboration and communication between physician groups, and clarifying the roles of other multi-disciplinary team members in dementia care were also discussed. (nih.gov)
  • An abdominal CT scan ordered by his primary care physician revealed the cause: a three centimeter mass in the body of his pancreas. (kevinmd.com)
  • We sought to understand how primary care clinicians perceive their role in delivering care to cancer survivors. (annfammed.org)
  • Interviews took place during intense case study data collection and explored clinicians' perspectives regarding their role in cancer survivorship care. (annfammed.org)
  • RESULTS Divergent views exist regarding primary care's role in cancer survivor care with a lack of coherence about the concept of survivorship. (annfammed.org)
  • It's a common-sense approach to unifying care for a condition, and it depends on primary care physicians. (managedcaremag.com)
  • In fee-for-service there was a very limited role for primary care physicians," says Winkenwerder. (managedcaremag.com)
  • Now, he adds, capitation and integrated delivery systems have given physicians an opportunity to be paid for making sure the patient is getting the best care, even after he leaves the office. (managedcaremag.com)
  • Nutrition, immunization, substance abuse, and road safety issues were rated as very important by more physicians than were access-to-care issues, unemployment, or illiteracy. (nih.gov)
  • Dr. Carlson provides Dan, a third-year medical student who is completing a medical rotation in Internal Medicine, with the opportunity to participate in KC's follow-up care. (ama-assn.org)
  • Pye H, Orris P. Workers' compensation in the United States and the role of the primary care physician. (ama-assn.org)
  • The board pointed out on May 21 that it "takes no position on the general suitability of marijuana in the treatment of medical disorders," but that it "does have an obligation to protect the public by ensuring that physicians provide medical services via a bona fide physician-patient relationship that meet the generally accepted standards of care. (cannabisculture.com)
  • Physicians found to be practicing below the acceptable standard of care would be subject to disciplinary action for unprofessional conduct, the board warned. (cannabisculture.com)
  • For the first time, broad-scope DCs went head to head against MDs and DOs in the primary care provider role. (dynamicchiropractic.com)
  • New service structures and patterns of care can make leadership roles more complex. (gmc-uk.org)
  • As the need for high-quality care grows, NPs are increasingly assuming independent provider roles. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • It was thus found that work activity in patient care was a major influencing factor, and that it determines many of the various information related activities and practices that physicians engage in. (informationr.net)
  • Physicians adopt different roles to enact information in patient care. (informationr.net)
  • In this article, we report a part of findings of an empirical case study in patient care by a team of physicians at a university teaching hospital in a developing country (cf. (informationr.net)
  • We apply activity theory to identify and analyse the information practices in patient care with emphasis on social positioning of the participating physicians. (informationr.net)
  • The article focuses on: 1) to identify the central information-related activities in patient care by a team of physicians, and 2) to determine how social positioning based on expertise/roles modify the purposes of information-related activities to accommodate the non-formal (i.e. embedded but acknowledged) workplace learning dimension. (informationr.net)
  • Cuban doctors have been organizing medical facilities in three revamped and five field hospitals, five diagnostic centers, with a total of 22 different care posts aided by financial support from Venezuela. (havanajournal.com)
  • The purpose of this article is to explore the use of contrast-enhanced MRI in breast imaging as it relates to the primary care physician. (jabfm.org)
  • Follow-up within 30 days was stratified as: a) no-physician, b) primary care physician (PCP) alone, c) PCP with cardiologist, and d) cardiologist alone. (ices.on.ca)
  • Evaluation of the older driver is a difficult task for primary care physicians. (jabfm.org)
  • Physicians were asked about barriers to assessing older drivers in primary care and the usefulness of neuropsychological tests for assessing driving ability. (jabfm.org)
  • The investigation presented here represents one phase in a line of research whose purpose is to develop a screening protocol for older drivers that is useful to the primary care physician. (jabfm.org)
  • 3-6 The purpose of this study was to consider the barriers faced by primary care physicians when assessing older drivers. (jabfm.org)
  • No studies have yet examined the perspective of primary care physicians regarding the barriers and opportunities related to the assessment of driving. (jabfm.org)
  • Our goal was to examine the views of primary care physicians so that we could develop a test battery that not only could predict unsafe driving behavior but also would be feasible for use in a primary care setting. (jabfm.org)
  • This paper focuses on the component of the project related to obtaining feedback from physicians on the usefulness of the results of neuropsychological tests and on their opinions of the barriers to assessing driving ability among older adults in the primary care setting. (jabfm.org)
  • As part of the research a group of palliative care doctors, who had particular expertise in recognising when a patient is nearing death, were asked to predict whether a patient was close to death in 20 real-life cases. (kingston.ac.uk)
  • An acute medical care team assemble including a senior physician, an intensivist and A&E senior staff. (bmj.com)
  • Though there are some consultant physicians who are heavily involved in the acute care of the seriously ill, the majority are not. (bmj.com)
  • As the opioid crisis continues across the United States, researchers are highlighting one potential solution: strengthening physician education on best prescribing practices. (ajmc.com)
  • The study explored the potential role of physician education as a determinant of opioid prescribing rates. (ajmc.com)
  • Do hospital physicians have a role in reducing antibiotic prescribing in the community? (bmj.com)
  • Doctors in senior leadership roles have a huge amount of wisdom about organisational culture. (gmc-uk.org)
  • This independent research set out to explore the lived experiences of doctors in senior leadership roles, their leadership journeys, the everyday challenges, and what they see as their role in shaping their organisation's culture. (gmc-uk.org)
  • There was no obligation on the part of sports physicians and other therapists to report suspicions of abuse. (medscape.com)
  • Team doctors and sports physicians are in a pivotal position, given their frequent contact with athletes, to identify these potential risks and consequences. (bmj.com)
  • What is the role of self-treatment of depression in physician suicide? (medscape.com)
  • This is especially likely when the physician believes that the consequences of seeking treatment may subject him or her to stigma, shame, or worse. (medscape.com)
  • A physician whose thought processes are clouded by depression and the anticipated consequences of seeking treatment for it may honestly believe that self-treatment is the only safe option. (medscape.com)
  • Failure to obtain consultation and treatment for depression needlessly and significantly increases the risk of physician suicide. (medscape.com)
  • Our paper compares these two financing systems assuming that the main decisions taken within the hospital are shared between physicians (quality of treatment) and hospital managers (cost reduction). (repec.org)
  • Outside of teaching, Dr. Bissell will continue providing treatment to those who require the expertise of a Chester, NJ, periodontist. (prweb.com)
  • This article argues that the physician has a much broader responsibility to provide diagnostic, symptomatic, and treatment information about ME/CFS than they would with other conditions such as Autism or ADHD that qualify students for special services. (frontiersin.org)
  • This case would be a perfect candidate for a query: to request that the physician clarify the treatment provided to the patient in greater detail. (racmonitor.com)
  • Mounting scientific evidence shows vitamin D may play a vital role in the prevention, as well as treatment, of various cancers especially those of the prostate, colon, pancreas and breast. (massagemag.com)
  • The response is well practised, senior anaesthetic, surgical and orthopaedic doctors attend and under the direction of a senior accident and emergency (A&E) team leader the treatment plan is instigated. (bmj.com)
  • There was also a considerable shift away from the 1977 and 1997 perception that the family physician had a role as patient advocate: 92.0% and 95.3%, respectively, compared with only 49.5% in the 2014 survey. (cfp.ca)
  • Conclusion Family physicians' hospital activities and attitudes continued to change from 1977 to 1997 and 2014 in this urban hospital setting. (cfp.ca)
  • The paper will then discuss methods directed at the prevention of SHA, including the role the team doctor can play in prevention. (bmj.com)
  • Texas says unspecified members of "the drug team" inject the drugs, and a physician enters the death chamber when the execution is over, "to examine the offender, pronounce the offender's death, and designate the official time of death. (yahoo.com)
  • For example, in 2012 we funded a project to establish an in-vitro vaginal epithelial cell infection model to examine the role of abnormal vaginal bacteria on increased risk for HIV-1 acquisition. (blackdoctor.org)
  • Walking daily for thirty minutes or more is one the best preventative therapies for Alzheimer's," Dr. Steenblock advises. (selfgrowth.com)
  • What is the role of the PCP in a patient with chronic disease like PAN? (angelfire.com)
  • He is engaged in research on the role of chronic infections in a variety of illnesses, such as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gulf War Illness and various autoimmune diseases. (prohealth.com)
  • The use of WM and TCM by doctors and their relatives was significantly associated with the training background of the doctors. (hindawi.com)
  • Physicians from different medical specialties significantly differed in their responses. (scielo.br)
  • To the Editor: We read with great interest the article by Grant and Olsen on the role of physicians and veterinarians in preventing zoonotic diseases in immunocompromised persons (1) and the letter by Barton et al. (cdc.gov)
  • The Doctor uses the TARDIS's telepathic controls to track down Graham's vision, locating it near a spacecraft lodged between two planets, preventing the planets from colliding. (wikipedia.org)
  • In plain and direct language, Zaidi details the remarkable benefits of vitamin D, as well as thoroughly outlines and describes the symptoms and diseases created by low vitamin D. For an accurate diagnosis of vitamin D deficiency, Zaidi provides a step-by-step approach for both the layman and the physician. (massagemag.com)
  • Main outcome measures Family physicians' roles in hospital activities, attitudes toward the role of the family physician in the hospital setting, and the barriers to and facilitators of maintaining this role. (cfp.ca)
  • Understanding the role of information in work in this manner requires knowledge of a wide range of work-related activities surrounding and framing the information practices. (informationr.net)
  • The reality is that most physicians, whatever their specialty, are accustomed to doing "solos. (managedcaremag.com)
  • Laboratory at UI plays major role in diagnos. (bio-medicine.org)
  • It is obvious vitamin D plays a crucial role in maintaining our overall physical and mental well-being. (massagemag.com)
  • The liver also plays a vital role in regulating sex hormones in women. (liverdoctor.com)
  • The liver plays a vital role in thyroid hormone metabolism. (liverdoctor.com)
  • Vitamin C plays a crucial role in diabetes due to its structural similarity to the sugar molecule. (drrathresearch.org)
  • The behaviors of this physician group may be of great interest to the public and medical community. (hindawi.com)
  • Previous studies identified physician behaviors related to patient trust, such as technical competency and good interpersonal skills. (annfammed.org)
  • 001), and Japanese physicians were trusted more than physicians of another ethnicity. (annfammed.org)
  • Family physicians can provide support and guidance for families as they approach their child's unique academic challenges. (aafp.org)
  • The family physician can support children and families by understanding the connection between risk factors, medical and educational evaluations, and educational resources. (aafp.org)
  • The assessment and ongoing management of dementia falls largely on family physicians. (nih.gov)
  • Semi-structured, one-to-one interviews were conducted with six family physicians and six specialists (three geriatric psychiatrists, two geriatricians, and one neurologist) from University of Toronto-affiliated hospitals. (nih.gov)
  • Both physician groups acknowledged that family physicians are more confident in diagnosing/treating uncomplicated dementia than a decade ago. (nih.gov)
  • Very few studies have examined the use of Western Medicine (WM) and CAM ambulatory services by physicians either personally, or by their family. (hindawi.com)
  • Dr. Karmen Joller, board member at the Estonian Family Doctors' Association (Eesti Perearstide Selts), says that this data gathering need not be collated by a medical professional at all. (err.ee)
  • The family doctors' association has proposed several alternative solutions on data gathering in a potential future outbreak, which it says will be put up for further discussion. (err.ee)
  • Would lowering the threshold in universities bring in more family doctors? (err.ee)
  • The physician often becomes the arbiter in a dispute between a worried family and an older driver. (jabfm.org)
  • Participants Family physicians affiliated with the Department of Family Medicine at St Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton were surveyed in 2014. (cfp.ca)
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  • The Doctor drops her companions off in Sheffield to spend time with friends and family, while she responds to an alert from Aleppo, Syria, in 1380. (wikipedia.org)
  • The suggestion is based on findings that physicians who attended a top-ranked medical school wrote far fewer opioid prescriptions than those who attended less rigorous schools. (ajmc.com)
  • They should pay attention to monitoring programs that most states have set up to make sure a person is not getting multiple prescriptions from different doctors. (nytimes.com)
  • 90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. (healthtap.com)
  • The American Medical Association is troubled by continuous refusal of states to acknowledge the ethical obligations of physicians that strictly prohibit involvement in capital punishment. (yahoo.com)