EnglandWalesNew England: The geographic area of New England in general and when the specific state or states are not indicated. States usually included in this region are Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.State Medicine: A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.Great BritainInfant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.West Indies: Islands lying between southeastern North America and northern South America, enclosing the Caribbean Sea. They comprise the Greater Antilles (CUBA; DOMINICAN REPUBLIC; HAITI; JAMAICA; and PUERTO RICO), the Lesser Antilles (ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA and the other Leeward Islands, BARBADOS; MARTINIQUE and the other Windward Islands, NETHERLANDS ANTILLES; VIRGIN ISLANDS OF THE UNITED STATES, BRITISH VIRGINI ISLANDS, and the islands north of Venezuela which include TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO), and the BAHAMAS. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1330)Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.ScotlandAge Distribution: The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Family Practice: A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Northern IrelandSocial Class: A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.Sex Distribution: The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.Sex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.LondonMedical Audit: A detailed review and evaluation of selected clinical records by qualified professional personnel for evaluating quality of medical care.Suicide: The act of killing oneself.Patient Admission: The process of accepting patients. The concept includes patients accepted for medical and nursing care in a hospital or other health care institution.Mortality: All deaths reported in a given population.Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Hospitalization: The confinement of a patient in a hospital.Poverty Areas: City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.Population Surveillance: Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.State Dentistry: Control, direction and financing of the total dental care of the population by a national government.MaineHistory, 18th Century: Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.Registries: The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Death Certificates: Official records of individual deaths including the cause of death certified by a physician, and any other required identifying information.Commitment of Mentally Ill: Legal process required for the institutionalization of a patient with severe mental problems.Consultants: Individuals referred to for expert or professional advice or services.History, Medieval: The period of history from the year 500 through 1450 of the common era.History, 17th Century: Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.Hospitals, Public: Hospitals controlled by various types of government, i.e., city, county, district, state or federal.IrelandBed Occupancy: A measure of inpatient health facility use based upon the average number or proportion of beds occupied for a given period of time.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Residence Characteristics: Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.Social Discrimination: Group behavior toward others by virtue of their group membership.National Health Programs: Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.Retrospective Studies: 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.Primary Health Care: Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)Coroners and Medical Examiners: Physicians appointed to investigate all cases of sudden or violent death.History, 16th Century: Time period from 1501 through 1600 of the common era.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Regression Analysis: Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.Small-Area Analysis: A method of analyzing the variation in utilization of health care in small geographic or demographic areas. It often studies, for example, the usage rates for a given service or procedure in several small areas, documenting the variation among the areas. By comparing high- and low-use areas, the analysis attempts to determine whether there is a pattern to such use and to identify variables that are associated with and contribute to the variation.Physician's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Venereology: A branch of medicine which deals with sexually transmitted disease.Asia: The largest of the continents. It was known to the Romans more specifically as what we know today as Asia Minor. The name comes from at least two possible sources: from the Assyrian asu (to rise) or from the Sanskrit usa (dawn), both with reference to its being the land of the rising sun, i.e., eastern as opposed to Europe, to the west. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p82 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p34)Regional Health Planning: Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Hospitals, Psychiatric: Special hospitals which provide care to the mentally ill patient.Poisson Distribution: A distribution function used to describe the occurrence of rare events or to describe the sampling distribution of isolated counts in a continuum of time or space.Geography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.Cause of Death: Factors which produce cessation of all vital bodily functions. They can be analyzed from an epidemiologic viewpoint.Prospective Studies: 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.Dextropropoxyphene: A narcotic analgesic structurally related to METHADONE. Only the dextro-isomer has an analgesic effect; the levo-isomer appears to exert an antitussive effect.Hospitals: Institutions with an organized medical staff which provide medical care to patients.Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Neoplasms: New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.Birthing Centers: Free-standing facilities that provide prenatal, childbirth, and postnatal care and usually incorporate family-centered maternity care concepts and practices.AccidentsEuropeCohort Studies: Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.Poisoning: A condition or physical state produced by the ingestion, injection, inhalation of or exposure to a deleterious agent.Interviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
  • Abigail Aiken , an assistant professor of public affairs and a fellow of the Richter Chair in Global Health Policy at the LBJ School, conducted anonymous in-depth interviews with 30 women living in Northern Ireland who either traveled to England to obtain an abortion in a clinic or who self-managed a medication abortion at home using online telemedicine. (womenonwaves.org)
  • 1. Despite a new policy enacted in July 2017 to provide women traveling from Northern Ireland with free abortions in England, Northern Irish women still experience multiple barriers to travelling to access care. (womenonwaves.org)
  • England women will play Brazil, Japan and hosts United States in the 2019 SheBelieves Cup as part of their World Cup preparations. (bbc.co.uk)
  • For the painting 'Index: The Studio at 3 Wesley Place Painted by Mouth (1)' and accidents and distortions generated by the by-mouth process were copied exactly, by hand, onto the full-sized paper , 12 1/2 × 25ft (3750 × 7500mm). (tate.org.uk)
  • We are centrally located on Sussex Place just two minutes walking distance from Paddington/Lancaster Gate underground stations. (hostelbookers.com)
  • The lead was thoroughly deserved as England appeared guilty of the one sin Kevin Keegan vowed they would avoid - complacency. (bbc.co.uk)
  • He was unfairly judged on a couple of listless friendlies and in danger of being remembered for one costly miss after coming on as late substitute in the 3-2 defeat by Croatia at Wembley when a draw would have taken England to Euro 2008. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • This Data Briefing explores patterns of place of death among children, teenagers and young adults with cancer in England who died during 2000-2009. (ncin.org.uk)
  • Among teenagers and young adults, 52% died in hospital, 32% in their own home, 13% in a hospice or SPCU and 3% in a care home or other place. (ncin.org.uk)
  • Variation in place of death by deprivation for teenagers and young adults was much less marked and not statistically significant. (ncin.org.uk)
  • Sufficient data were available for meaningful statistical comparisons of place of death between children, and teenagers and young adults only for those of White and Asian ethnicity. (ncin.org.uk)
  • In patients who died of cancer between 2000 and 2009, children were less likely to die in hospital than teenagers and young adults, although diagnosis played a key role in determining place of death across all ages. (ncin.org.uk)
  • With a team sheet of Daniel Sturridge (scoring hatfuls of goals at his first real opportunity on loan at Bolton) as well as Danny Welbeck, Tom Cleverly and Jack Wilshere, all under the steadying eye of a Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard, I would relish viewing the England path ahead without a constant diet of the Rooney soap opera. (bleacherreport.com)
  • Awesome like new condition, this ivory and gold pattern could be use with almost all China patterns, also listing 6 place settings (30 pieces) and oval relish dish. (setchinaengland.com)
  • I don't like the related countries on the England page.There ought to be a better way to use the real estate to get people into English content and show them some of the cool/hot stuff in the wiki for England. (familysearch.org)
  • Although Amber claims the title was meant "not in the sense of winning the show, but winning in life and never giving up, no matter what, and being content with who I am and whatever circumstance life brings," all her training, preparations and choreography led to her earning the title of 2011 Fitness New England Champion. (oxygenmag.com)
  • While this approach is driven by recent concerns about the geographies of creativity (for e.g., why certain types of creativity cluster in time and place) and the economic significance to cities and regions of knowledge/cultural production, there are important predecessors. (edu.au)
  • As Wayne Rooney sits out yet another international weekend, an amnesty on honest thinking should be declared to allow every England fan to make the most of it and say as one, "It's time to drop the curtain on the Manchester United striker's International career. (bleacherreport.com)
  • My advice would be to 'save' the locations ahead of time on Google Maps on your phone - so that it's easier to get from place to place! (missallovertheplace.com)
  • What time does term 6 finish in England? (answers.com)
  • Make sure you consider this place the next time you plan your holiday vacations. (travlang.com)
  • Welcome to the relentless world of Jack Reacher and his impressive tendency to be in the wrong place at the right time. (barnesandnoble.com)
  • Located in the southwest of England in Somerset and Devon Counties, Exmoor National Park enjoys the darkest skies in the country yet offers relatively easy access from urban hubs. (darksky.org)
  • In the buffer areas surrounding the core, the Exmoor National Park Authority works with park residents and management of Somerset and Devon Counties on dark-skies issues, with strong support from the national Campaign to Protect Rural England . (darksky.org)
  • At Atria Aquidneck Place, you'll find a supportive community with New England charm and the comforts of home. (aplaceformom.com)
  • wheat growing areas there is much, much higher levels of selenium in the soils, and so what we tend to find is that selenium concentrations in the grains of North American wheat is perhaps 30 to 50 times more concentrated in selenium than a wheat grain grown on a soil in England. (abc.net.au)
  • Is that place you mentioned easy to find for someone inexperienced in the ways of navigating Boston? (yahoo.com)
  • But despite plenty of threat from outside Devon, for Hepburn at least, any dreams of making the plane to Japan are temporarily on hold while he battles for his place at club level. (yahoo.com)
  • Twelve months on and Bent is Capello's first choice centre forward with three goals in three games for England and set to lead the line when he wins his 10th cap against Switzerland on Saturday. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • Coincidence or not, his fortunes changed with his first England goal, against Switzerland in Basel last September. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • With its sporting prowess, lively arts scene and royal appeal, England serves up a little something for everyone. (vrbo.com)
  • England reached their fifth successive UEFA European Under-21 Championship final tournament after defeating Croatia 2-1 in their play-off second leg in Vinkovci to advance 4-2 on aggregate. (uefa.com)
  • Now 3-1 up on aggregate, England were comfortable until the 38th minute when Croatia surprisingly drew level on the night. (uefa.com)
  • The seasons are quite variable in temperature, however temperatures rarely fall below −5 °C (23 °F) or rise above 30 °C (86 °F). The prevailing wind is from the south-west, bringing mild and wet weather to England regularly from the Atlantic Ocean. (wikipedia.org)
  • The New England Chapter of JDRF will host the 34th Annual Boston Gala- a black-tie event that brings together more than 600 guests. (jdrf.org)
  • Pittsfield, MA - Students from six Berkshire County middle schools are learning how to help make their schools "No Place for Hate" with the help of a Pittsfield-based cultural diversity organization. (wamc.org)
  • A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you. (aplaceformom.com)
  • It was England, however, who took the lead from a ninth-minute corner, Thomas Carroll picking out an unmarked Moore who volleyed high into the net. (uefa.com)
  • The Best Western Moore Place Hotel is a delightful manor house hotel near Milton Keynes. (bestwestern.com)