The application of methods designed to reduce the risk of harm associated with certain behaviors without reduction in frequency of those behaviors. The risk-associated behaviors include ongoing and active addictive behaviors.
Behavior in which persons hurt or harm themselves without the motive of suicide or of sexual deviation.
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.
Organized services for exchange of sterile needles and syringes used for injections as a potential means of reducing the transmission of infectious diseases.
A plant genus of the family ARALIACEAE. Ciwujia extract, which is prepared from plants of this genus, contains ciwujianosides and is used to enhance PHYSICAL ENDURANCE.
Standards of conduct that distinguish right from wrong.
A measure of PATIENT SAFETY considering errors or mistakes which result in harm to the patient. They include errors in the administration of drugs and other medications (MEDICATION ERRORS), errors in the performance of procedures or the use of other types of therapy, in the use of equipment, and in the interpretation of laboratory findings and preventable accidents involving patients.
Errors in prescribing, dispensing, or administering medication with the result that the patient fails to receive the correct drug or the indicated proper drug dosage.
Efforts to reduce risk, to address and reduce incidents and accidents that may negatively impact healthcare consumers.
Abuse, overuse, or misuse of a substance by its injection into a vein.
The development of systems to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences in an institutional setting. The concept includes prevention or reduction of adverse events or incidents involving employees, patients, or facilities. Examples include plans to reduce injuries from falls or plans for fire safety to promote a safe institutional environment.
Drinkable liquids containing ETHANOL.
Duties that are based in ETHICS, rather than in law.
Human experimentation that is not intended to benefit the subjects on whom it is performed. Phase I drug studies (CLINICAL TRIALS, PHASE I AS TOPIC) and research involving healthy volunteers are examples of nontherapeutic human experimentation.
Disorders related to or resulting from abuse or mis-use of alcohol.
Works about clinical trials that involve at least one test treatment and one control treatment, concurrent enrollment and follow-up of the test- and control-treated groups, and in which the treatments to be administered are selected by a random process, such as the use of a random-numbers table.
Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.
Powdered or cut pieces of leaves of NICOTIANA TABACUM which are inhaled through the nose, chewed, or stored in cheek pouches. It includes any product of tobacco that is not smoked.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
Organized efforts to insure obedience to the laws of a community.
Drugs obtained and often manufactured illegally for the subjective effects they are said to produce. They are often distributed in urban areas, but are also available in suburban and rural areas, and tend to be grossly impure and may cause unexpected toxicity.
Self-directing freedom and especially moral independence. An ethical principle holds that the autonomy of persons ought to be respected. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
The aggregate business enterprise of agriculture, manufacture, and distribution related to tobacco and tobacco-derived products.
Voluntary authorization, by a patient or research subject, with full comprehension of the risks involved, for diagnostic or investigative procedures, and for medical and surgical treatment.
The process of minimizing risk to an organization by developing systems to identify and analyze potential hazards to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences, and by attempting to handle events and incidents which do occur in such a manner that their effect and cost are minimized. Effective risk management has its greatest benefits in application to insurance in order to avert or minimize financial liability. (From Slee & Slee: Health care terms, 2d ed)
Any adverse condition in a patient occurring as the result of treatment by a physician, surgeon, or other health professional, especially infections acquired by a patient during the course of treatment.
Interference with the FREEDOM or PERSONAL AUTONOMY of another person, with justifications referring to the promotion of the person's good or the prevention of harm to the person. (from Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, 1995); more generally, not allowing a person to make decisions on his or her own behalf.
Agents of the law charged with the responsibility of maintaining and enforcing law and order among the citizenry.
The state or quality of being kind, charitable, or beneficial. (from American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). The ethical principle of BENEFICENCE requires producing net benefit over harm. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
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.
Disorders that result from the intended use of PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS. Included in this heading are a broad variety of chemically-induced adverse conditions due to toxicity, DRUG INTERACTIONS, and metabolic effects of pharmaceuticals.
Control of drug and narcotic use by international agreement, or by institutional systems for handling prescribed drugs. This includes regulations concerned with the manufacturing, dispensing, approval (DRUG APPROVAL), and marketing of drugs.
Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
In current usage, approximately equivalent to personality. The sum of the relatively fixed personality traits and habitual modes of response of an individual.
An acute brain syndrome which results from the excessive ingestion of ETHANOL or ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.
Activity involved in transfer of goods from producer to consumer or in the exchange of services.
Predisposition to react to one's environment in a certain way; usually refers to mood changes.
Communication services provided by a person or a machine to record and relay the message from the caller.
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.
Overall systems, traditional or automated, to provide medication to patients in hospitals. Elements of the system are: handling the physician's order, transcription of the order by nurse and/or pharmacist, filling the medication order, transfer to the nursing unit, and administration to the patient.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
Revealing of information, by oral or written communication.
Individual or group aggressive behavior which is socially non-acceptable, turbulent, and often destructive. It is precipitated by frustrations, hostility, prejudices, etc.
In civil law a cause of action which alleges that a defendant has wrongfully caused a child to be born.
The act of deceiving or the fact of being deceived.
Persons who are enrolled in research studies or who are otherwise the subjects of research.
Disorders related to substance abuse.
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)
A primary, chronic disease with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental factors influencing its development and manifestations. The disease is often progressive and fatal. It is characterized by impaired control over drinking, preoccupation with the drug alcohol, use of alcohol despite adverse consequences, and distortions in thinking, most notably denial. Each of these symptoms may be continuous or periodic. (Morse & Flavin for the Joint Commission of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence and the American Society of Addiction Medicine to Study the Definition and Criteria for the Diagnosis of Alcoholism: in JAMA 1992;268:1012-4)
Governmental levies on property, inheritance, gifts, etc.
The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.
The act of injuring one's own body to the extent of cutting off or permanently destroying a limb or other essential part of a body.
A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.
Beverages consumed as stimulants and tonics. They usually contain a combination of CAFFEINE with other substances such as herbal supplements; VITAMINS; AMINO ACIDS; and sugar or sugar derivatives.
The moral obligations governing the conduct of research. Used for discussions of research ethics as a general topic.
The philosophy or code pertaining to what is ideal in human character and conduct. Also, the field of study dealing with the principles of morality.
A philosophically coherent set of propositions (for example, utilitarianism) which attempts to provide general norms for the guidance and evaluation of moral conduct. (from Beauchamp and Childress, Principles of Biomedical Ethics, 4th ed)
Discontinuation of the habit of smoking, the inhaling and exhaling of tobacco smoke.
The rights of the individual to cultural, social, economic, and educational opportunities as provided by society, e.g., right to work, right to education, and right to social security.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
Committees established to review interim data and efficacy outcomes in clinical trials. The findings of these committees are used in deciding whether a trial should be continued as designed, changed, or terminated. Government regulations regarding federally-funded research involving human subjects (the "Common Rule") require (45 CFR 46.111) that research ethics committees reviewing large-scale clinical trials monitor the data collected using a mechanism such as a data monitoring committee. FDA regulations (21 CFR 50.24) require that such committees be established to monitor studies conducted in emergency settings.
Systems developed for collecting reports from government agencies, manufacturers, hospitals, physicians, and other sources on adverse drug reactions.
Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.
The rights of individuals to act and make decisions without external constraints.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
Undertaking a task involving a challenge for achievement or a desirable goal in which there is a lack of certainty or a fear of failure. It may also include the exhibiting of certain behaviors whose outcomes may present a risk to the individual or to those associated with him or her.
The use of humans as investigational subjects.
It is the study of social phenomena which characterize the learned, shared, and transmitted social activities of particular ethnic groups with focus on the causes, consequences, and complexities of human social and cultural variability.
A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.
Payment, or other means of making amends, for a wrong or injury.
The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.
Written or other literary works whose subject matter is medical or about the profession of medicine and related areas.
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.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The attitude of a significant portion of a population toward any given proposition, based upon a measurable amount of factual evidence, and involving some degree of reflection, analysis, and reasoning.
Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.
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).
Instruments used for injecting or withdrawing fluids. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Freedom from exposure to danger and protection from the occurrence or risk of injury or loss. It suggests optimal precautions in the workplace, on the street, in the home, etc., and includes personal safety as well as the safety of property.
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)
Usage of a single needle among two or more people for injecting drugs. Needle sharing is a high-risk behavior for contracting infectious disease.
Situations affecting a significant number of people, that are believed to be sources of difficulty or threaten the stability of the community, and that require programs of amelioration.
The unsuccessful attempt to kill oneself.
The use of systematic methods of ethical examination, such as CASUISTRY or ETHICAL THEORY, in reasoning about moral problems.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Medical treatment for opioid dependence using a substitute opiate such as METHADONE or BUPRENORPHINE.
Drinking an excessive amount of ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES in a short period of time.
The act or practice of calling public attention to a product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers, magazines, on radio, or on television. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The act of killing oneself.
Fundamental claims of patients, as expressed in statutes, declarations, or generally accepted moral principles. (Bioethics Thesaurus) The term is used for discussions of patient rights as a group of many rights, as in a hospital's posting of a list of patient rights.
The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.
Promotion and protection of the rights of patients, frequently through a legal process.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
The interactions between physician and patient.
Decisions for determining and guiding present and future objectives from among alternatives.
Identifies, for study and analysis, important issues and problems that relate to health and medicine. The Institute initiates and conducts studies of national policy and planning for health care and health-related education and research; it also responds to requests from the federal government and other agencies for studies and advice.
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).
Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.
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.
The formal process of obtaining a complete and accurate list of each patient's current home medications including name, dosage, frequency, and route of administration, and comparing admission, transfer, and/or discharge medication orders to that list. The reconciliation is done to avoid medication errors.
Tobacco used to the detriment of a person's health or social functioning. Tobacco dependence is included.
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.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Health services for college and university students usually provided by the educational institution.
Methods to identify and characterize cancer in the early stages of disease and predict tumor behavior.
Behavior-response patterns that characterize the individual.
The use of force or intimidation to obtain compliance.
Disorders related or resulting from abuse or mis-use of opioids.
Incorrect diagnoses after clinical examination or technical diagnostic procedures.
Mathematical or statistical procedures used as aids in making a decision. They are frequently used in medical decision-making.
Reduction of high-risk choices and adoption of low-risk quantity and frequency alternatives.
The informal or formal organization of a group of people based on a network of personal relationships which is influenced by the size and composition, etc., of the group.
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)
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Works about pre-planned studies of the safety, efficacy, or optimum dosage schedule (if appropriate) of one or more diagnostic, therapeutic, or prophylactic drugs, devices, or techniques selected according to predetermined criteria of eligibility and observed for predefined evidence of favorable and unfavorable effects. This concept includes clinical trials conducted both in the U.S. and in other countries.
Penal institutions, or places of confinement for war prisoners.
Conduct and synthesis of systematic research comparing interventions and strategies to prevent, diagnose, treat, and monitor health conditions. The purpose of this research is to inform patients, providers, and decision-makers, responding to their expressed needs, about which interventions are most effective for which patients under specific circumstances. (hhs.gov/recovery/programs/cer/draftdefinition.html accessed 6/12/2009)
The collection, writing, and editing of current interest material on topics related to biomedicine for presentation through the mass media, including newspapers, magazines, radio, or television, usually for a public audience such as health care consumers.
The intrinsic moral worth ascribed to a living being. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
Diagnostic, therapeutic, and investigative procedures prescribed and performed by health professionals, the results of which do not justify the benefits or hazards and costs to the patient.
The process of discovering or asserting an objective or intrinsic relation between two objects or concepts; a faculty or power that enables a person to make judgments; the process of bringing to light and asserting the implicit meaning of a concept; a critical evaluation of a person or situation.
People who engage in occupational sexual behavior in exchange for economic rewards or other extrinsic considerations.
Association with or participation in an act that is, or is perceived to be, criminal or immoral. One is complicitous when one promotes or unduly benefits from practices or institutions that are morally or legally suspect.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
The analysis of an activity, procedure, method, technique, or business to determine what must be accomplished and how the necessary operations may best be accomplished.
The probability that an event will occur. It encompasses a variety of measures of the probability of a generally unfavorable outcome.
Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.
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 legal authority or formal permission from authorities to carry on certain activities which by law or regulation require such permission. It may be applied to licensure of institutions as well as individuals.
A relational pattern in which a person attempts to derive a sense of purpose through relationships with others.
Those factors which cause an organism to behave or act in either a goal-seeking or satisfying manner. They may be influenced by physiological drives or by external stimuli.
A group of islands in the southwest Pacific. Its capital is Wellington. It was discovered by the Dutch explorer Abel Tasman in 1642 and circumnavigated by Cook in 1769. Colonized in 1840 by the New Zealand Company, it became a British crown colony in 1840 until 1907 when colonial status was terminated. New Zealand is a partly anglicized form of the original Dutch name Nieuw Zeeland, new sea land, possibly with reference to the Dutch province of Zeeland. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p842 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p378)
People who take drugs for a non-therapeutic or non-medical effect. The drugs may be legal or illegal, but their use often results in adverse medical, legal, or social consequences for the users.
A state in southeastern Australia, the southernmost state. Its capital is Melbourne. It was discovered in 1770 by Captain Cook and first settled by immigrants from Tasmania. In 1851 it was separated from New South Wales as a separate colony. Self-government was introduced in 1851; it became a state in 1901. It was named for Queen Victoria in 1851. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1295 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, p574)
Time period from 1401 through 1500 of the common era.
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.
Contamination of the air by tobacco smoke.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
The 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.
A quantitative method of combining the results of independent studies (usually drawn from the published literature) and synthesizing summaries and conclusions which may be used to evaluate therapeutic effectiveness, plan new studies, etc., with application chiefly in the areas of research and medicine.
Research that involves the application of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to medicine.
Patient involvement in the decision-making process in matters pertaining to health.
A formal process of examination of patient care or research proposals for conformity with ethical standards. The review is usually conducted by an organized clinical or research ethics committee (CLINICAL ETHICS COMMITTEES or RESEARCH ETHICS COMMITTEES), sometimes by a subset of such a committee, an ad hoc group, or an individual ethicist (ETHICISTS).
Hospital department responsible for the receiving, storing, and distribution of pharmaceutical supplies.
An approach to ethics that focuses on theories of the importance of general principles such as respect for autonomy, beneficence/nonmaleficence, and justice.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.
The use of COMPUTER COMMUNICATION NETWORKS to store and transmit medical PRESCRIPTIONS.
Research into the cause, transmission, amelioration, elimination, or enhancement of inherited disorders and traits.
Drugs designed and synthesized, often for illegal street use, by modification of existing drug structures (e.g., amphetamines). Of special interest are MPTP (a reverse ester of meperidine), MDA (3,4-methylenedioxyamphetamine), and MDMA (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine). Many drugs act on the aminergic system, the physiologically active biogenic amines.
Human behavior or decision related to REPRODUCTION.
Systematic statements of principles or rules of appropriate professional conduct, usually established by professional societies.
Accidental or deliberate use of a medication or street drug in excess of normal dosage.
A collective expression for all behavior patterns acquired and socially transmitted through symbols. Culture includes customs, traditions, and language.
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.
Published materials which provide an examination of recent or current literature. Review articles can cover a wide range of subject matter at various levels of completeness and comprehensiveness based on analyses of literature that may include research findings. The review may reflect the state of the art. It also includes reviews as a literary form.
The absence of a useful purpose or useful result in a diagnostic procedure or therapeutic intervention. The situation of a patient whose condition will not be improved by treatment or instances in which treatment preserves permanent unconsciousness or cannot end dependence on intensive medical care. (From Ann Intern Med 1990 Jun 15;112(12):949)
A plant genus in the family ARALIACEAE, order Apiales, subclass Rosidae. It is best known as an adaptogen and a substitute for PANAX GINSENG.
Directions written for the obtaining and use of DRUGS.
Any form of psychotherapy designed to produce therapeutic change within a minimal amount of time, generally not more than 20 sessions.
The identification, analysis, and resolution of moral problems that arise in the care of patients. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
The reciprocal interaction of physicians and nurses.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
The purified, alkaloidal, extra-potent form of cocaine. It is smoked (free-based), injected intravenously, and orally ingested. Use of crack results in alterations in function of the cardiovascular system, the autonomic nervous system, the central nervous system, and the gastrointestinal system. The slang term "crack" was derived from the crackling sound made upon igniting of this form of cocaine for smoking.
A situation in which an individual might benefit personally from official or professional actions. It includes a conflict between a person's private interests and official responsibilities in a position of trust. The term is not restricted to government officials. The concept refers both to actual conflict of interest and the appearance or perception of conflict.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
Deliberate maltreatment of groups of humans beings including violations of generally-accepted fundamental rights as stated by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted and proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 217 A (III) of 10 December 1948.
Detailed account or statement or formal record of data resulting from empirical inquiry.
Services designed for HEALTH PROMOTION and prevention of disease.
Informed consent given by a parent on behalf of a minor or otherwise incompetent child.
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.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Occasions to commemorate an event or occasions designated for a specific purpose.
Abstract standards or empirical variables in social life which are believed to be important and/or desirable.
Those aspects or characteristics which identify a culture.
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.
Positive test results in subjects who do not possess the attribute for which the test is conducted. The labeling of healthy persons as diseased when screening in the detection of disease. (Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Items used to aid in ending a TOBACCO habit.
Abuse of children in a family, institutional, or other setting. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)
Precise and detailed plans for the study of a medical or biomedical problem and/or plans for a regimen of therapy.
Clinical management approach wherein immediate therapy is not provided but there is a period of observation during which periodic tests monitor patient and the progression of the illness. (Driffield T, Smith PC Med Decis Making. 2007 Mar-Apr;27(2):178-88)
Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from http://www.usccr.gov/ accessed 1/31/2003)
Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).
A branch of applied ethics that studies the value implications of practices and developments in life sciences, medicine, and health care.
The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.
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)
Detection of a MUTATION; GENOTYPE; KARYOTYPE; or specific ALLELES associated with genetic traits, heritable diseases, or predisposition to a disease, or that may lead to the disease in descendants. It includes prenatal genetic testing.
Criteria and standards used for the determination of the appropriateness of the inclusion of patients with specific conditions in proposed treatment plans and the criteria used for the inclusion of subjects in various clinical trials and other research protocols.
Patient-based medical care provided across age and gender or specialty boundaries.
The tendency to explore or investigate a novel environment. It is considered a motivation not clearly distinguishable from curiosity.
Consideration and concern for others, as opposed to self-love or egoism, which can be a motivating influence.
A condition or physical state produced by the ingestion, injection, inhalation of or exposure to a deleterious agent.
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Making Sense of Outdoor Pretend Play. Spotlight on young children and Play, 17-21. Perry, J.P. 2001. Outdoor Play: Teaching ... Harms, Thelma & Tracy, Rebecca. 2006. Linking Research to Best Practice: University Laboratory Schools in Early Childhood ... Outdoor Play; Perry, J.P. 2003/2004. Marking Sense of Outdoor Pretend Play. Young Children, 58(3), 26-31. Also in D. Koralek ( ... It is not just that early childhood education teachers like children to play because children learn when playing, but that the ...
Daniel Harms, Encyclopaedia Cthulhiana, p.113. This entity is introduced in the role-playing game Call of Cthulhu. The name is ... Daniel Harms, "Pharol", p. 238, The Encyclopedia Cthulhiana. Daniel Harms believes that Pharol was invented by C. L. Moore, ... "Letter 617". ISBN 0-87054-035-1. Daniel Harms, Encyclopaedia Cthulhiana, p. 291. Harms, Daniel (1998). "Heritage of Horror". ... Periodical (role-playing game material). Baoht Z'uqqa-Mogg first appeared in this gaming supplement. It does not feature in ...
Her first play, Harm's Way, was shortlisted for the Verity Bargate Award in 2007, and premiered at the Lowry, Salford in 2008 ... One of her plays, For all the Women Who Thought They Were Mad, was selected to be part of the Royal Court Playwriting Festival ... Her other plays have included Skunk, performed by the National Youth Theatre and Soho Theatre; and She from the Sea, performed ... In February 2021 it was announced that she would play a villain in The Marvels. It is scheduled to be released on 11 November ...
... self-harm, suicide; and engaging in other activity on Twitter that violates the Twitter Rules. Digital identity Identity ... "Not Playing Ball". Twitter. Kanalley, Craig (March 12, 2013). "Why Twitter Verifies Users: The History Behind the Blue ...
Ayala, Erika L. (May 6, 2019). "'We're not going to play': Will a player boycott save women's hockey ... or harm it?". The ... Schipper played for the United States national under-18 team and earned silver medals at the 2012 and 2013 IIHF U18 Women's ... Schipper played club hockey for the Minnesota Junior Whitecaps. She also was a varsity softball and soccer player. She was ... Shipper represented the Whitecaps for the second consecutive time at the 4th NWHL All-Star Game, playing with Team Stecklein. ...
Hired Harm to work as a CIA pilot in Season 9 when Harm's Navy career was (at the time) absolutely over and done with. Played ... Sturgis and Harm play hoops and fix cars together. Categorically refused to get involved in 'the soap opera' of Harm and Mac's ... He disliked Harm at first, but grew to respect him. Gary Graham also played Harm's former mentor, CAPT Hochausen, in the season ... Played by Terry O'Quinn. Seasons 1-8, 10 episodes. Friend and colleague of Harm's father whom Harm saves from court martial ...
If you've played the game in console form, you won't find anything new here, but fans will find it undeniably fun". Ported to ... Harms, William (December 25, 2001). "Mat Hoffman's Pro BMX". PC Gamer. Vol. 8 no. 13. Imagine Media. p. 62. Archived from the ... The player can play as one of eight different professional BMX riders, including Mat Hoffman, Rick Thorne, Dennis McCoy (BMX ... It's easy to slip into and fun to play. At the same time however, because "Hoffman's Pro BMX" piggybacks on the THPS engine, ...
Aitraaz follows the story of a man (played by Akshay Kumar) accused of sexual harassment by his female superior (played by ... Discussing the scene, in fact, harms her." While discussing her career highlights in a 2010 article, Rediff.com noted: "[E]ven ... Noted for playing a variety of characters in a range of film genres-from romantic comedies to crime dramas-Kapoor is the ... She played Riana Braganza, a carefree young woman, and was particularly drawn to the qualities of her character: "Riana knows ...
CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Gretchen Gallen (July 17, 2004). "Brittany Andrews Plays It Safe". Brittany Andrews ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Boyle, Karen (2011). "Producing abuse: Selling the harms of pornography". Women's ...
He plays for Venezia. Vacca made his Serie C debut for Benevento on 31 January 2010 in a game against Arezzo. On 16 July 2019, ... Vacca was not harmed. On 6 April 2020, it was announced that Vacca tested positive for COVID-19, amid its pandemic in Italy. " ...
... played their final show with bassist Inge Johansson in May 2018. The following month, the band played an ... No one was harmed, but the van and equipment were destroyed, after which Bowman and Mahon left the band. The band broke up for ... In October 2018, the band played two shows on the eve of their South American tour: one with As the Eternal Cowboy played front ... The show was notable for being the first show with Andrew Seward playing bass since 2013, although no songs were played from ...
"BMCR Review of 'The Play of Character in Plato's Dialogues'". "Helping Friends and Harming Enemies". "Ruby Blondell Launches ... "Sophocles: The Theban Plays, Antigone, King Oidipous, Oidipous at Colonus; Updated Translations with Introductory Essay and ... Their doctoral thesis was entitled Helping Friends and Harming Enemies: A Study in Sophocles and Greek Ethics. Upon the ... "BMCR review of 'Helen of Troy'". "The Play of Character in Plato's Dialogues , Department of Classics , University of ...
Smith, Adam (2012-01-26). "Cold, Comfort, Harm: The Snowfield". Rock, Paper, Shotgun. Retrieved 2016-09-24. "Play This Thing - ... On Play This Thing, Greg Costikyan called it "a beautiful and horrifying game", praising its "stark, emotionally impactful ... The Snowfield". Play This Thing. 2012-09-23. Archived from the original on 2012-09-23. Retrieved 2016-09-24. A game of small ...
Now Ji was skilled at playing the zither. At this point, Sun, using only one string, played a whole tune, and Ji, hearing it, ... How will you avoid [harm]?" (It was not long after this that Ji was destroyed by implication in a grave affair.) ... He was fond of reading the "Book of Changes" and playing a one-stringed zither. All who saw him were attracted and delighted by ... and play games of weiqi "go". During one go game, Sun was silently pondering how to move a piece, and Ruan surprised him. "When ...
Paul never harmed anyone's playing. He helped a person through certain body movements and the knowledge of what those body ... He likened playing to other physical activities like tennis. Through his study with Waldbauer, Rolland learned the ability to ... After the death of his father in 1918, the family moved to Budapest where his mother played piano in silent films to support ... He came to the US in 1938 for a playing and teaching position and stayed, eventually teaching at the University of Illinois ...
This edition of Madden was the first to have EA Trax, the Mini Camp mode, and to feature Al Michaels as play-by-play announcer ... Harms, William (November 2002). "Madden NFL 2003". PC Gamer. Vol. 9 no. 11. Future US. p. 114. Archived from the original on ... Gibbon, David (October 15, 2002). "Let's play: Madden NFL 2002 (PS2)". BBC Sport. BBC. Retrieved May 18, 2015. Saltzman, Marc ( ... and a nifty play creator that's so versatile that you can have receivers run pass routes that spell your name"; and once from ...
That which serves it is good; that which harms it is bad. The Volk incorporates our highest goals. Its thousand-year tasks and ... Raeder appreciated that by 1942, the U-boats were the Navy's only means of playing a "decisive" role in the war, and of ... Erich Johann Albert Raeder (24 April 1876 - 6 November 1960) was a naval leader in Germany who played a major role in the Naval ... prestige-seeking and playing vabanque". Raeder was promoted to Großadmiral (Grand Admiral) in 1939, the first to hold that rank ...
He played all 24 games that his club played apart from one, kicking 37 goals and picking up 15 disposals a game. His form then ... Harms, John. "Force for good: how Indigenous Australians have enriched football". Audio on Demand. National Museum of Australia ... The next season however was to be a sad one for him, only playing 2 games due to persistent injury troubles. In 2001, he played ... He played 16 games in 1994, averaging 16 disposals per game and kicking 24 goals. He did well in the next season, but the 1996 ...
Laroche, Romain; Fatemi, Mehdi; Romoff, Joshua; Harm van Seijen (2017). "Multi-Advisor Reinforcement Learning". arXiv: ... "Microsoft AI plays a perfect game of Ms Pac-Man (BBC website)". "Robots to Humans: You Lose. We Just Finally Conquered Ms. Pac- ... 1704.00756 [cs.LG]. Harm van Seijen; Fatemi, Mehdi; Romoff, Joshua; Laroche, Romain; Barnes, Tavian; Tsang, Jeffrey (2017). " ...
Daniel Harms, Encyclopaedia Cthulhiana, p.113. *^ This entity is introduced in the role-playing game Call of Cthulhu. The name ... Daniel Harms, "Pharol", p. 238, The Encyclopedia Cthulhiana. Daniel Harms believes that Pharol was invented by C. L. Moore, ... Daniel Harms, "A Brief History of the Cthulhu Mythos", p. viii. *^ This entity is introduced in RPG scenario "Devourers In The ... Daniel Harms & John Wisdom Gonce III (2003). The Necronomicon Files: The Truth Behind Lovecraft's Legend. Weiser Books. ISBN ...
Keitt 2011, p. 2 Keitt 2011, p. 3 Harms, Rolf; Yamartino, Michael. "THE ECONOMICS OF THE CLOUD" (PDF). microsoft.com. Retrieved ... Phillips, Chris (30 November 2011). "Play tag with your team". SkyDox. Archived from the original on 2012-01-02. Retrieved 2012 ...
"Play Harms: Liability and the Play Conceit in Virtual Worlds". McGeorge L. Rev. 41: 929. Schrank, Brian (2010). Play Beyond ... Grief Play, Deviance and the Practice of Culture. Inter-disciplinary.net. June 2006. Fink, Eric M. "The Virtual Construction of ... Bakioğlu, Burcu S. (2012). "Negotiating Governance in Virtual Worlds: Grief Play, Hacktivism & LeakOps in Second Life". New ... Bakioglu, Burcu (February 2011). "Governance in Virtual Worlds: Grief Play, Hacktivism & LeakOps in Second Life". SSRN 2179886 ...
"Games played by Solly March in 2012/2013". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 16 January 2018. "Games played by Solly March in ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Harms, Caroline (26 June 2015). "Alumni: Bede's welcomes returning footballer Solomon ... "Games played by Solly March in 2014/2015". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 16 January 2018. "Games played by Solly March in ... "Games played by Solly March in 2018/2019". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 12 August 2019. "Games played by Solly March in ...
In common with other role-playing games, Final Fantasy most commonly uses an experience point-based leveling system, where each ... which focuses on harming enemies; "Red magic", which is a combination of white and black magic, "Blue magic", which mimics ... Digital Spy said in 2012 that Final Fantasy had "shaped and defined role-playing games across generations of consoles", though ... Totilo, Stephen (October 19, 2009). "You Can Play Dragon Age: Origins Sort Of Like Four Other Games". Kotaku. Archived from the ...
... however a seventh game was played and the two episodes did not air on ABC.[98] ...
A 2016 systematic review found potential harm to treating to targets lower than 140 mmHg,[112] and a subsequent review in 2019 ... Eating a lot of white rice appears to play a role in increasing risk.[37] A lack of exercise is believed to cause 7% of cases.[ ... The nutritional status of a mother during fetal development may also play a role, with one proposed mechanism being that of DNA ... Despite guidelines recommending that intensive blood sugar control be based on balancing immediate harms with long-term ...
The 1959 film I'm All Right Jack, a comedy with Peter Sellers playing the shop steward Fred Kite. ... and the unlawfulness of discrimination liable to cause harm to non-unionized employees."[71] ... Trade unions in Germany have a history reaching back to the German revolution in 1848, and still play an important role in the ... The organization attracted a range of socialists from Owenites to revolutionaries and played a part in the protests after the ...
She was also loaned to Paramount to play Fritzi Haller in Desert Fury (1947) playing the tough owner of a saloon and casino in ... Ultimately, the scandals caused no harm to Astor's career, which was actually revitalized because of the custody fight and the ... Her piano talents came in handy when she played piano in her films The Great Lie and Meet Me in St. Louis. ... 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 ...
Edzard), Ernst, E. (2018-01-11). More harm than good? : the moral maze of complementary and alternative medicine. Smith, Kevin ... which played the central role in fighting quackery in the United States, abolished its quackery committee and closed down its ... Ernst, E. (2008). "Placebo and other Non-specific Effects". In Ernst, E. (ed.). Healing, Hype, or Harm? A Critical Analysis of ...
Scent plays an important part in courtship, with both animals sniffing each other. Mating among water deer is polygynous, with ... "harmful wildlife", a term given by the Ministry of Environment to wild creatures that can cause harm to humans or to their ... During these first few weeks, fawns come out to play. Once driven from the natal territory in late summer, young deer sometimes ...
... another play on the hockey-stick metaphor. He likes to 'tease these guys and kind of make fun of them,' he says, and their ... because Jones believed that they planned to harm the UAE or setback climate science by drawing scientists into disputes, ...
... fetal harm has not been seen in the second and third trimesters.[150] Nevertheless, since rare harms from topical retinoids are ... These reinforced the idea amongst dermatologists that bacterial growth on the skin plays an important role in causing acne.[179 ... and neither cleanliness nor exposure to sunlight appears to play a part.[2][13][14] In both sexes, hormones called androgens ... as they have little systemic absorption and are therefore unlikely to harm a developing fetus.[150] Highly recommended ...
Theories that claim sex-separation was implemented to place women at a disadvantage, may actually harm women because they erase ... 288-89 Paternalism and resistance to women entering the workplace might have also played a role.[2] Some women's groups[who?] ... has also played a role in interpreting federal statutes and enforcing them. Two statutes relevant to public toilets are Title ... 289-90 The same applies to theories that ignore the historical role that sexual harassment and sexual assault have played in ...
Traditional beliefs have also been shown to play a significant role in the spread of disease in Nepal. These problems have led ... Self harm (3%) 6. Tuberculosis (3%) 7. Diabetes (2.8) 8. Road injury (2.7%) 9. Preterm birth (2.5%) Making up 8% of the total ...
... arguing that it harms the environment and alienates people; proponents of ideologies such as transhumanism and techno- ... are all thought to have played a role.[37] ... technological and scientific progress to the exclusion or harm ...
non-maleficence - "first, do no harm" (primum non-nocere).. *respect for persons - the patient (and the person treating the ... As a diagnostic specialty, pathology can be considered the basis of modern scientific medical knowledge and plays a large role ... of the interventions lacked sufficient evidence to support either benefit or harm.[9] ...
... plays." Bradeis University AP Style Guide states: 'For singular proper names ending in s, use only an apostrophe: Brandeis' ... There is no harm at all in retaining "WP:" shortcuts and you have yet to show that there is. What you have shown is that you ...
To make matters worse, Goku is stripped of all of his powers, as they are "against the rules". They begin to play a game of ... Nuova says that he doesn't harm innocent and helpless people. As they continue to fight, a beam comes out of nowhere and hits ... Omega Shenron is through playing games. He creates a giant energy ball and hurls it at the Earth. Vegeta prepares to attack it ... After a while, the dragon gets tired of playing around, and he changes into his final form. Goku follows suit, and transforms ...
"Lawyer: smoking ban may harm patients". 3 News NZ. 20 May 2013. Archived from the original on 3 July 2013.. ... After playing in smoky bars, instruments can emit nicotine, 3-ethenylpyridine (3-EP), phenol, cresols, naphthalene, ... Typically, such arguments are based upon an interpretation of John Stuart Mill's harm principle which perceives smoke-free laws ... However, a 2006 review by the U.S. Surgeon General found that smoking restrictions were unlikely to harm businesses in practice ...
... playing in the yard, and letting into the house dogs or cats that roam outside in woody or grassy areas.[130][128] In parks, ... picaridin is odorless and is less likely to irritate the skin or harm fabric or plastics.[138] Repellents with higher ...
As part of a team headed by Steve Nichols, he played a small part in the design of the very successful McLaren MP4/4 used in ... bodywork that would allow a large supply of air to reach the rear wing undisturbed and create more downforce without harming ...
Milton S. (Arlene) Erlanger, owner of Pillicoc Kennels, a premier breeder of Poodles "The dog must play a game in this thing." ... should slowly reveal a warm and personable disposition once the dog realizes the new person is trustworthy and means no harm. ... For example, with school age children and teenagers they will be absolutely delighted at the prospect of playing hide and seek ... The Standard would be very happy playing baseball or tennis with kids and teenagers, because that means catching wayward balls ...
Researchers believe that this protein helps control the activity of other genes and plays an important role in the brain. The ... Because stimulus-induced drop attacks (SIDAs) can result in physical harm to patients with the disorder, the use of medication ... When affected individuals display aggressive or destructive behavior that could harm themselves or others, the antipsychotic ...
High heels often play a key role in emphasizing a wearer's, most commonly a woman's, arched back and extended buttocks. This " ... though whether this translates to comparable health harms is not known.[22] ...
Abusive supervision is the extent to which a supervisor engages in a pattern of behavior that harms subordinates.[96][97] ... Organizations can play a role in the health behavior of employees by providing resources to encourage healthy behavior in areas ... Indirect effects also play a role; for example, impaired educational progress or complications outside of work, such as ... Workplace incivility has been defined as "low-intensity deviant behavior with ambiguous intent to harm the target....Uncivil ...
Problems playing this file? See media help.. Whale vocalization is likely to serve several purposes. Some species, such as the ... Advanced military sonar harms whales. Sonar interferes with the basic biological functions of whales-such as feeding and mating ... Whales have also played a role in sacred texts such as the Bible. It mentions whales in Genesis 1:21, Job 7:12, and Ezekiel 32: ... Whales played a major part in shaping the art forms of many coastal civilizations, such as the Norse, with some dating to the ...
For example, the "Fair Play on Fees" proceedings in relation to penalty fees charged by banks was funded by Litigation Lending ... The rules require consumer associations to represent an adequate number of affected parties who have suffered the same harm. ... Businesses targeted by class actions for inflicting massive aggregate harm have sought ways to avoid class actions altogether. ... The presence and expansion of litigation funders have been playing a significant role in the emergence of class actions in New ...
Hooft, G. (2001). "How does god play dice? (Pre-)determinism at the Planck scale". arXiv:hep-th/0104219 . Predeterminism is ... including those that harmed others.[222] Again, this cannot be taken to mean that belief in determinism is to blame; these are ... George Musser, "Is the Cosmos Random? (Einstein's assertion that God does not play dice with the universe has been ... "consciousness plays a far smaller role in human life than Western culture has tended to believe."[107] ...
"Khat:Social harms and legislation" (PDF). Retrieved 26 March 2015.. *^ a b c d e Brug af khat blandt dansk-somaliere - ... Khat is much more water-intensive to grow than other crops.[63] It has also played a major role in a famine in the country.[20] ... Khat was ranked 17th in dependence, 20th in physical harm, and 20th in social harm.[21] ... "Khat: A review of its potential harms to the individual and communities in the UK" (PDF). Advisory Council on the Misuse of ...
Pissing into the wind (to act in ways that cause self-harm) ... and may play a role in reproductive communication between ...
Jacob Gordin's play Elisha Ben Abuyah[edit]. Jacob Gordin wrote a Yiddish play, Elisha Ben Abuyah (1906); it was performed ... Ben Zoma looked and was harmed [i.e. went mad]... Acher chopped down the saplings; Akiva entered in peace and departed in peace ... in the play, runs away with a Roman soldier) by the Adlers' daughter Frances; in some of the last performances of the play, ... the only actor ever to play it. In the 1911 production after Gordin's death, the fallen woman Beata was played by Adler's wife ...
On 3.58 on 1 November, at Medica, you added a taxobox about the species -- no harm in that -- but edited the first sentence of ... I thought we weren't to translate the titles of published things (books, movies, plays, internet pages)! IacobusAmor 13:47, 16 ... who might be considered to play the role of presiding over the kingdom), but there you are. IacobusAmor 12:59, 16 Decembris ...
... was practiced in the Bible when David played the harp to rid King Saul of a bad spirit (1 Sam 16:23).[92][page ... the potential for harm from exposure to particular agents, the accuracy of diagnostic tests, and the predictive power of ... In I Samuel, David plays the Lyre in order to make King Saul feel relieved and better. It has since been used all over the ... Singing or playing an instrument is often used to help clients express their thoughts and feelings in a more structured manner ...
One can pass through this zone, and the associated spiritual dangers, without harm by perceiving its real nature, and seeing ... the subtle physical has a freedom, plasticity, intensity, power, colour, wide and manifold play (there are thousands of things ...
Self-harm refers to a person harming themselves on purpose. About 1 in 100 people experience this. Learn ways to find relief ... What is self-harm?. Self-harm, or self-injury, is when a person hurts his or her own body on purpose. The injuries may be minor ... Who is at risk for self-harm?. There are people of all ages who harm themselves, but it usually starts in the teen or early ... Why do people harm themselves?. There are different reasons why people harm themselves. Often, they have trouble coping and ...
Is social media really to blame for rises in self-harming? The evidence isnt clear, but some social media use may even be good ... Black Box review: Smart sci fi plays with identity, fate and death. ... Is social media use to blame for a large growth in incidences of self-harm? Thats the conclusion some have come to, but there ... Is social media really to blame for rises in self-harming? The evidence isnt clear, but some social media use may even be good ...
Now playing. You and Yours. Consumer harm report, Goldcar, Insurance and mental health ... Consumer harm report, Goldcar, Insurance and mental healthConsumer harm report, Goldcar, Insurance and mental health ... You and Yours - Consumer harm report, Goldcar, Insurance and mental health - BBC Sounds. You and Yours. ...
A Chicago hormone manufacturer was fined $34,100 yesterday by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration after male employees exposed to the hormone complained that their breasts had become enlarged and they had become impotent.. One of the men had swollen breasts removed by surgery.. The fine which OSHA termed one of the highest it was ever levied was imposed on Dawes Laboratories Inc. of Chicago Heights which produces a livestock feed additive known as DES.. DES (diethylstilbestrol), has been found to cause cancer in female reproductive organs.. OSHA said contamination of the Dawes, plant by DES was so widespread that residues were found on telephone mouthpieces, desk clocks and lamps, towel racks and sprinklers in the washroom. The guys thought they were washing the stuff off," said OSHA spokesman Frank Greer. "Instead, they were washing with DES.". In addition to fining the company, OSHA ordered immediate use of respirators and protective clothing and gave the firm until July 28 to ...
The banks of the Wild Harbor River are posted with red signs, "Closed to Shellfishing." Falmouths shellfish warden, George Souza, says, "After 10 years there is something still going wrong at Wild Harbor.". Early on Sept. 16, 1969, the barge Florida, loaded with 16,625 barrels of No. 2 heating oil, ran onto the shoals off Fassett Point. Although it was a small spill by industry standards, oil scattered over more than 1,000 ocean acres, and covered four miles of Cape Cod coastline. For days, the remains of fouled birds, lobsters, fish and a variety of marine life were carried ashore by the tides.. And though most visible signs of the spill had vanished within a year, everyone agrees its impact was serious.. Is what happened here just an isolated -- and in the long run unimportant -- event, or is it an example of the danger the nation faces if it drills for oil in the ocean off Cape Cod?. This question is at the center of a classic environmental court battle over the governments plans to lease ...
How Harm Happens - a play. A play examining the clinical-technical and emotive factors in interprofessional care ...
Play Khamosh Adalat Jaari Hai staged. April 23, 2019. * Young men, women boldly tell their preference. April 23, 2019. ... Rearing of foreign fish will harm Upper lake ecology: Experts. Posted On: January 02, 2019 2:04 pm. In: Bhopal ... Home Bhopal Rearing of foreign fish will harm Upper lake ecology: Experts ...
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Self-harm amongst teenagers can be extremely challenging to anyone who doesnt understand why a teenager would deliberately ... harm themselves. You may wonder how physically hurting yourself could make you feel better. If anything, would it not make you ... Play The Monk: The life and crimes of a Godfather Play Scum! Scum! Scum! - Football fans hurl abuse at Liverpool team bus in ... Self-harm is a communication of distress and inner emotional pain. Teenagers engage in self-harm as a way of coping with their ...
Spanking and physical discipline can harm childrens mental health and increase aggressive behavior, the American Psychological ... Stay and play. *. Terry Crews apologizes for calling kids of same-sex parents severely malnourished. ... Another top group calls for spanking ban, says it harms kids mental health. Spanking and physical discipline can harm ... Another top group calls for spanking ban, says it harms kids mental health Spanking and physical discipline can harm ...
Now, new research suggests that hospital noise can possibly harm them. ... Kittens play on Dorm Cam in Los Angeles * Alpacas graze at the Stargrazer Ranch in Loveland, CO ... Now, new research purports to show how hospital noise can possibly harm them. ...
But if were going to put them into patients, we need to develop strategies whereby we first of all do no harm, and the cells ... Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. ... It may be that those who died historically had a genetic vulnerability to the bug, social or economic factors may have played a ... that spread the disease had a role to play. Those are the questions that need to be addressed next. ...
Congress Plays at Anti-Civics. In PoliticsBy Jane Robbins and Emmett McGroarty ... Three-Parent Embryos: Harming Women to Save Lives. February 26, 2015July 27, 2018By Jennifer Lahl. ... Cuomos Womens Equality Act Will Harm Women. It doesnt advance womens equality or wellbeing for the law to allow late-term ... Cuomos Womens Equality Act Will Harm Women. It doesnt advance womens equality or wellbeing for the law to allow late-term ...
Brexit could harm science in the East, committee hears on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest Anglia news ... Play video Cliff-top homes on the edge as Norfolk coastal erosion intensifies ...
At this point, I underline the paramount role played by Single. Patient Based Medicine, beside EBM (2, 3, 4, 5) (See HONCode ... and harms: the example of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. BMJ 2004;329:31-34 (3 July), doi:10.1136/bmj.329.7456.31 ... Title: Single Patient Based Medicine can play a pivotal role in all clinical Trials.. ... Balancing benefits and harms: the example of non-steroidal. anti-inflammatory drugs.BMJ 2004;329:31-4.. ...
Jacksonville Sheriff Admits Race May Have Played a Role in Ticket Writing. ... Have you been harmed while undergoing medical care? Please complete our Patient Harm Questionnaire ... ProPublica has heard from hundreds of patients through its Patient Harm Facebook group and Patient Harm Questionnaire. The ... Patient Harm: When An Attorney Wont Take Your Case. Studies show that nine of 10 patients seeking a medical malpractice ...
Talking party & play with queer and trans people of color. By San Francisco AIDS Foundation ... Harm Reduction at the Heart of SFs Meth Task Force Recommendations. By Emily Land, MA ... Weve closed our office at 1035 Market Street and only offering essential services at Strut and the 6th Street Harm Reduction ... Harm reduction "stations" prevent overdose in hotels during COVID-19. By San Francisco AIDS Foundation ...
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Skip back 30 seconds Play Skip forward 30 seconds Live On Air ... Seeing Blue: Will Chicagos New LED Streetlights Do More Harm ... The American Medical Association urges cities to keep blue light in their streetlights to a minimum to reduce harm to human ... Skip back 30 seconds Play Skip forward 30 seconds 00:00 / 00:00 ... Skip back 30 seconds Play Skip forward 30 seconds 00:00 / 00:00 ...
No, SRK Is Not Going to Play the Villain in Vijays Thalapathy 63. The Quint ... Lee Ryan fears Roxanne Pallett is suffering paranoid delusions and could harm herself. ...
Political Power Play Prevented FDA From Addressing Antibiotic Harms If a bird has received antibiotics to the point that its ... Agriculture plays a major role in this; in the U.S., four times as many antibiotics are used in livestock as are used in human ... Agriculture plays a major role in this; in the U.S., four times as many antibiotics are used in livestock as are used in human ... Antibiotics played a crucial role in this development. It used to be that most animals raised for food in the U.S. were fed ...
Diet plays a major role in CVD. An unhealthful diet - such as one high in fat - can cause obesity, type 2 diabetes, high ... For their study, the researchers set out to investigate whether cinnamon might help to reduce the harms associated with a high- ...
... claiming that too much testing can cause physical harm. Over-aggressive treatments for HPV lesions in women under 21 have been ...
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  • To consider these and other implications of this work, in 2019 the HIV Incidence and Case Surveillance Branch (HICSB), Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention (DHAP), National Center for HIV/AIDS Prevention, Viral Hepatitis, and STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sponsored a series of three virtual meetings, Responsible use of HIV cluster data for public health action: Amplifying benefits, minimizing harms . (cdc.gov)
  • The study published this week in the International Journal of Drug Policy is based on a 2018 survey of 303 people who accessed services at 27 harm-reduction sites. (vancourier.com)
  • Spanking and physical discipline can harm children's mental health and increase aggressive behavior, the American Psychological Association says. (usatoday.com)
  • Another top group calls for spanking ban, says it harms kids' mental health Spanking and physical discipline can harm children's mental health and increase aggressive behavior, the American Psychological Association says. (usatoday.com)
  • Physical discipline harms children's mental health, says the American Psychological Association. (usatoday.com)
  • The Children's Society has warned of a "crisis in children's mental health" after a survey found 110,000 children aged 14 may have self-harmed across the United Kingdom, including 76,000 girls and 33,000 boys. (eadt.co.uk)
  • Children's Society chief executive Matthew Reed said: "It is deeply worrying that so many children are unhappy to the extent that they are self-harming. (eadt.co.uk)
  • They found that, following the IPG intervention, the children's ability to interact with kids they did not know and to engage in pretend play had risen dramatically, indicating the IPGs were successful in providing them with transferable social and symbolic play skills. (psychcentral.com)
  • The aim of harm reduction measures is to improve health and allow people who use substances a more dignified life, including the prevention of harms such as overdoses and drug-related infectious diseases. (europa.eu)
  • States, local communities, and tribes play an important role in preventing opioid overdoses and related harms. (cdc.gov)
  • Programs across CDC are working to prevent opioid overdoses and other opioid-related harms, including opioid use disorder, hepatitis and HIV infections, and neonatal abstinence syndrome. (cdc.gov)
  • Keeping nanoparticles from harming our freshwater ecosystems. (uwm.edu)
  • Rebecca Klaper plays a key role in exploring ways to keep nanoparticles in products from harming our freshwater ecosystems. (uwm.edu)
  • The list of freshwater and marine organisms that are harmed by plastics stretches to hundreds of species . (nationalgeographic.com)
  • Here, we show that the neurotransmitter serotonin directly alters both moral judgment and behavior through increasing subjects' aversion to personally harming others. (pnas.org)
  • Enhancing serotonin made subjects more likely to judge harmful actions as forbidden, but only in cases where harms were emotionally salient. (pnas.org)
  • Together, these findings provide unique evidence that serotonin could promote prosocial behavior by enhancing harm aversion, a prosocial sentiment that directly affects both moral judgment and moral behavior. (pnas.org)
  • Specifically, we show that the neurotransmitter serotonin directly modifies subjects' moral judgments and behavior by means of enhancing aversion to personally harming others. (pnas.org)
  • Scientists are looking into the role serotonin plays when it comes to self injurers. (medhelp.org)
  • The study by the BC Centre for Disease Control and the University of British Columbia calls for policy changes to reduce the risk of harm for people who know or don't know they're take the powerful opioid. (vancourier.com)
  • Can Medical Cannabis Play a Harm Reduction Role in the Opioid Overdose Crisis? (chacruna.net)
  • Boehnke, Litinas & Clauw, 2016), and epidemiological studies by Bachhuber, Salone, Cunningham and Barry (2014) and Bradford and Bradford (2016) strongly suggest that access to medical cannabis through state-level programs in the US reduces opioid use and related harms. (chacruna.net)
  • Whilst these behaviours are linked to a heightened risk of suicide, not all people who engage in self-harm are suicidal. (mdpi.com)
  • Self-harm behaviours may occur for a variety of reasons such as autism, depression, or eating disorders. (ementalhealth.ca)
  • Most people try to hide their self-harm behaviours from family and friends. (rethink.org)
  • The American Psychological Association joined a growing list of health organizations calling for a ban to spanking because it can cause short- and long-term harm to children. (usatoday.com)
  • By comparison, a 40-year-old who suffered the same type of harm but was a breadwinner for a family with three children, would be a much more attractive case, Daniels said. (propublica.org)
  • We tried to tell him that autism is a spectrum disorder, that some children with autism will in fact thrive in the mainstream classroom, others can benefit from the mainstream classroom for parts of their day and that for others the mainstream classroom is not appropriate at all and can even cause harm. (blogspot.com)
  • Dr. Gordon Porter who has received awards from around the world did not want to hear evidence from people, Dawn Bowie and Harold Doherty, who knew much better than he, that his vision has actually harmed some autistic children, some of whom are sent home after his model fails them. (blogspot.com)
  • Why does spirituality help children and teens resist the pressure to harm themselves or others? (chron.com)
  • When we keep animals safe from harm, we also help keep children and adults safe. (psychologytoday.com)
  • A new report shows that such "Integrated Play Groups," or IPGs, developed by Wolfberg over several years, are effective in teaching children with autism the skills they need to interact with their peers and engage in symbolic play such as pretending. (psychcentral.com)
  • In IPGs, adults help children with autism and their typically developing peers engage in playful activities of mutual interest, but do not direct the play themselves. (psychcentral.com)
  • Children learn much better how to play through interactions with peers than they do from adults, because adults are not like children anymore," she said. (psychcentral.com)
  • Wolfberg and her colleagues studied 48 children with autism during free-play activities, in which they did not know the other children, twice before and once after those same children participated in an Integrated Play Groups program with familiar peers. (psychcentral.com)
  • Children with autism, according to Wolfberg, tend to have a "very restrictive play repertoire," in which they may have unusual interests and repeat the same activity, most often by themselves. (psychcentral.com)
  • The goal of Integrated Play Groups is to move children from engaging in lower levels of play, such as simply banging something, to engaging in more symbolic play that involves reciprocal interaction with peers. (psychcentral.com)
  • In addition, the IPG model also teaches typically developing children about autism and lets them learn how to form friendships with kids who might play, communicate, or relate differently. (psychcentral.com)
  • Future research will involve collaboration with assistant professor Betty Yu, Ph.D., and graduate students to look more closely at how Integrated Play Groups can help children with autism better communicate with their typically developing peers, another challenge they face. (psychcentral.com)
  • When she tried to put him in childcare, the center called her later that day and asked her to pick him up: Juan Carlos didn't like to play with the other children. (thenation.com)
  • You are more likely to self-harm if you take illegal drugs or drink too much alcohol. (rethink.org)
  • If the person who is self-harming is an adult, suggest mental health counseling. (medlineplus.gov)
  • For a long time a variety of health care providers have argued that too much testing has significant fiscal impact, but recent reports have shifted focus, claiming that too much testing can cause physical harm. (scpr.org)
  • These findings will also contribute to more effective messaging campaigns and harm reduction strategies to help reduce preventable deaths and support the health of people who use substances, their families, and their communities," he says. (vancourier.com)
  • Being exposed to bright lights at night could harm your health and your memory - even if you think you are sleeping normally. (thenakedscientists.com)
  • A jury has concluded that an 18-year-old patient at a Sussex mental health clinic died as a result of her mental health issues which led her to self harm. (chichester.co.uk)
  • Urgent action is needed to fix a crisis which sees around one in four 14-year-old girls self-harm, a Suffolk mental health campaigner has said. (eadt.co.uk)
  • Self-harm is associated with an increased risk of mental health problems, suicide, and other adverse outcomes, such as poor educational results and premature death due to risk-taking behaviour [ 1 , 2 ]. (mdpi.com)
  • Given that global self-harm rates have increased over the past two decades [ 3 , 4 , 5 ], self-harm remains a priority public health concern. (mdpi.com)
  • Some health professionals argue that snus should be promoted as a component of a harm reduction strategy, while others oppose this approach. (bmj.com)
  • Objective To quantitatively evaluate the health impact of smokeless tobacco promotion as part of a harm reduction strategy in the US. (bmj.com)
  • While cooperation between local public health and social services constitutes the backbone of service provision, private non-profit organisations are important partners for municipalities in the implementation of harm reduction interventions. (europa.eu)
  • Are Firework Pollutants Harming your Health? (nfcr.org)
  • Three-quarters of parents say that a lack of play areas is affecting their child's health, figures suggest. (nurseryworld.co.uk)
  • Further research is needed to understand the level of risk and harm associated with SAB, and to determine the appropriate public health response. (bmj.com)
  • A systematic search of MEDLINE and PsycINFO was performed to identify articles that focused on the experiences of family members and young people related to managing the discovery of self-harm. (mdpi.com)
  • Under terms of the deal, the two conferences would be coordinating schedules, culminating in 2017 when every team in the conference would play a cross-conference team each season. (bleacherreport.com)
  • Nevertheless, the team suggested that self-harming itself is also likely to be on the rise, acknowledging that the role of social media in this trend is often discussed in the media. (newscientist.com)
  • Diet plays a major role in CVD. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • GR and enzymatic antioxidant mechanisms play an essential role in preventing oxidative damage in cells and tissues [10]. (exposed-skin-care.net)
  • The role that paracetamol might play in the process, however, wasn't understood, and there was previously no evidence linking paracetamol use and low testosterone. (thenakedscientists.com)
  • Families also play a key role, Devine said. (prweb.com)
  • Antibiotics played a crucial role in this development. (mercola.com)
  • We know that inflammation plays a major role in many diseases. (psychcentral.com)
  • How Might the Appendix Play a Key Role in Parkinson's Disease? (scientificamerican.com)
  • Can medical cannabis play a role in reducing the morbidity and mortality associated with opioids? (chacruna.net)
  • Perhaps spirituality could play a significant role. (chron.com)
  • Stress may also play a role--but not as much as you might think. (cnn.com)
  • Lifestyle factors also have a major role to play. (medindia.net)
  • In short, these tiny bacteria play a huge role in supporting a habitable planet. (popsci.com)
  • UV Safety Month: What role does vitamin D play? (nfcr.org)
  • What role does your liver play in an overdose? (harmreduction.org)
  • In the study with 1,425 people in the Netherlands, researchers said that those who consumed a diet high in processed and animal-derived fatty foods had greater levels of destructive bacteria that produce toxins that harm the gut. (healthline.com)
  • In these instances, self-harm may occur in an attempt to cope with, or to regulate, intense emotional or psychological distress [ 1 , 2 ]. (mdpi.com)
  • Non-therapeutic infant male circumcision is a permanent surgical alteration to the penis that may cause significant physical, sexual and psychological harm. (scirp.org)
  • Additional sexual harms that may follow circumcision include reduced sexual sensation in the remaining penile structures, difficulty with masturbation, increased chafing in both the circumcised man and his sexual partner, as well as reduced overall psychosexual/psychological tension relief and subjective satisfaction. (scirp.org)
  • Psychological harms include short-term trauma as well as the potential for long-term emotional disturbances, including sadness, frustration, distress, and anger-akin to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). (scirp.org)
  • Alcohol harm is a crosscutting obstacle to achieving the SDGs, as it negatively impacts 12 out of 17 goals, including SDG5. (ipsnews.net)
  • Alcohol harm is clearly a Women's Rights and gender empowerment issue. (ipsnews.net)
  • Drinking a lot of alcohol or taking drugs may increase your risk of self-harm. (rethink.org)
  • The harm reduction goals within Norway's alcohol and drug policy were defined in the 2011-12 white paper 'See me! (europa.eu)
  • Low-threshold services and harm reduction are further addressed in the National Action Plan for the Alcohol and Drugs Field 2016-20. (europa.eu)
  • Severity of harm including never events, serious reportable adverse events, serious safety events and critical incidents. (patientsafetyinstitute.ca)
  • In this paper, the extent and severity of these various harms are considered and it is argued that they are more serious and more widespread than is commonly believed. (scirp.org)
  • The study found that 22 percent of the patients suffered "adverse events," meaning events that led to a prolonged stay in the SNF, transfer to a hospital, permanent harm, life-sustaining intervention or death. (prweb.com)
  • The study concluded that 59 percent of the adverse events and temporary harm were "clearly or likely preventable. (prweb.com)
  • Physical harms include unintended adverse effects of the surgery itself (e.g., complications such as bleeding, infection, excessive removal of foreskin leaving insufficient shaft skin to accommodate erections, etc.), as well as the inherent loss of healthy, functional tissue. (scirp.org)
  • ProPublica has heard from hundreds of patients through its Patient Harm Facebook group and Patient Harm Questionnaire . (propublica.org)
  • The study identified patient harm due to medication errors, infections, falls and other events. (prweb.com)
  • A study last year found a similar rise in self-harm among girls, especially between 2011 and 2014. (newscientist.com)
  • Self-harm among young people remains largely stigmatised and misunderstood. (mdpi.com)
  • Girls are more worried about their appearance than boys, says a new report, which highlights an alarming trend in self-harm among young teenage girls. (nurseryworld.co.uk)
  • A 2013 Emory University School of Law study found that 95 percent of patients who seek an attorney for harm suffered during medical treatment will be shut out of the legal system, primarily for economic reasons. (propublica.org)
  • The study , released in March 2014, found that an estimated 32,519 patients suffered harm (including 1,538 deaths) within skilled nursing facilities during a one-month period in 2011, with much of that harm attributable to poor care the patients received. (prweb.com)
  • Another 11 percent of the patients suffered some form of "temporary" harm, the study found. (prweb.com)
  • The study pinned much of the preventable harm on "substandard treatment, inadequate resident monitoring, and failure or delay of necessary care. (prweb.com)
  • And while the ITU (International Telecoms Union) told the United Nations that 95% of the world's population had mobile phone-mast coverage (July), with added 4G/LTE supplying 53%, a landmark study in Germany (September) revealed progressive harm to trees from the growing microwave radiation. (theecologist.org)
  • MATT WORDSWORTH: It led Professor Martin to launch a landmark study into self-harm that revealed the practice is much more common than previously thought. (abc.net.au)
  • Sexual harms that necessarily follow from circumcision include the loss of all sensation in the foreskin itself, and the loss of all sexual functions that involve the physical manipulation of the foreskin. (scirp.org)
  • Research by Dr. Pamela Wolfberg, a professor of special education and communicative disorders at San Francisco State University, provides a solution by developing a different type of play group that focuses on collaborative rather than adult-directed activities. (psychcentral.com)
  • Self-harm is defined as any form of intentional self-injury or self-poisoning, irrespective of motive or suicidal intent. (mdpi.com)
  • Eligibility criteria Systematic reviews, cross-sectional, cohort and case-control studies, and case reports examining SAB with regard to individuals aged 0-20 years, without explicitly stated autoerotic, suicidal or self-harm intentions were included. (bmj.com)
  • While both plastics had a toxic effect, PVC harmed bacteria more than HDPE. (popsci.com)
  • What part does prevention play in Norway drug strategy. (europa.eu)
  • Toxic subcultures certainly exist online, including ones that glorify self-harm and eating disorders. (newscientist.com)
  • Identify and implement solutions or interventions that are designed to prevent recurrence and reduce the risk of harm. (patientsafetyinstitute.ca)
  • The most robust evidence yet, published today in the Cochrane Library , suggests that national smoking legislation does reduce the harms of passive smoking, and particularly risks from heart disease. (brightsurf.com)
  • There are well documented effective strategies to reduce the harm caused by tobacco use, including smokefree policies, strong media campaigns, tax increases and strong graphical warning labels. (bmj.com)
  • Deliberate self-harm refers to deliberately injuring one's own body. (ementalhealth.ca)
  • That's when he ran into a problem faced by many who are harmed in a medical setting: Attorneys refuse their cases, not because the harm didn't happen but because the potential economic damages are too low . (propublica.org)
  • This week, more so than at any point in the movement's brief history, there's visceral discussion about its potential for causing harm. (nationalpost.com)
  • However, there exist some systemic challenges to this potential harm reduction strategy, foremost of which is that while opioids remain second line treatment options throughout North America, clinical guidelines in Canada designate cannabis a third or fourth line treatment option for pain. (chacruna.net)
  • But if a patient brings it up, that doctor has a responsibility to inform them of the potential harms and risk. (cnn.com)
  • Who is at risk for self-harm? (medlineplus.gov)
  • You are more at risk of death if you self-harm because of accidental suicide. (rethink.org)
  • Space to play or pause, M to mute, left and right arrows to seek, up and down arrows for volume. (abc.net.au)
  • You may self-harm because you find it difficult to cope with your moods or share how you are feeling. (rethink.org)
  • Means of self-harm include cutting (known as self-cutting or self-mutilation), burning, scratching and head-banging. (ementalhealth.ca)
  • She warned of a "vicious circle" where young people regrettably self-harm as a "painful distraction" from their worries - feeling they have nowhere to turn once they start, exacerbating their problems. (eadt.co.uk)
  • Aversive emotional reactions to real or imagined social harms infuse moral judgment and motivate prosocial behavior. (pnas.org)
  • This harm-avoidant bias after citalopram was also evident in behavior during the ultimatum game, in which subjects decide to accept or reject fair or unfair monetary offers from another player. (pnas.org)
  • People who self-harm often wear long sleeves and are withdrawn. (eadt.co.uk)
  • Self-harm is a communication of distress and inner emotional pain. (independent.ie)
  • Being overwhelmed by feelings is a common reason that people self-harm. (rethink.org)
  • You may self-harm because you find it difficult to put your feelings into words. (rethink.org)
  • If someone is in the early stages of self-harm, it is important to be aware of where this painful, addictive behaviour could take you. (eadt.co.uk)
  • Teenagers engage in self-harm as a way of coping with their distress, not necessarily as a means or desire to end their lives. (independent.ie)
  • Further, such moral condemnation is especially strong when harms are emotionally salient ( 7 , 9 , 10 ) and when negative emotions are primed ( 11 ). (pnas.org)