Societies whose membership is limited to physicians.
Organizations composed of members with common interests and whose professions may be similar.
Societies whose membership is limited to scientists.
Societies whose membership is limited to nurses.
A voluntary organization concerned with the prevention and treatment of cancer through education and research.
Societies whose membership is limited to pharmacists.
Conferences, conventions or formal meetings usually attended by delegates representing a special field of interest.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
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.
Societies whose membership is limited to dentists.
The study of the heart, its physiology, and its functions.
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of neoplasms.
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.
Time period from 2001 through 2100 of the common era.
A social science dealing with group relationships, patterns of collective behavior, and social organization.
Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.
Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.
General agreement or collective opinion; the judgment arrived at by most of those concerned.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with morphology, physiology, and pathology of the blood and blood-forming tissues.
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 surgical specialty concerned with diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the heart, lungs, and esophagus. Two major types of thoracic surgery are classified as pulmonary and cardiovascular.
Social process whereby the values, attitudes, or institutions of society, such as education, family, religion, and industry become modified. It includes both the natural process and action programs initiated by members of the community.
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.
Abstract standards or empirical variables in social life which are believed to be important and/or desirable.
The continuous developmental process of a culture from simple to complex forms and from homogeneous to heterogeneous qualities.
A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of the RESPIRATORY SYSTEM. It is especially concerned with diagnosis and treatment of diseases and defects of the lungs and bronchial tree.
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.
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.
Any behavior caused by or affecting another individual, usually of the same species.
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.
Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)
The period of history before 500 of the common era.
Graphic representations, especially of the face, of real persons, usually posed, living or dead. (From Thesaurus for Graphic Materials II, p540, 1995)
Replacement of the knee joint.
The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
Research that involves the application of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to medicine.
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)
Insects of the family Formicidae, very common and widespread, probably the most successful of all the insect groups. All ants are social insects, and most colonies contain three castes, queens, males, and workers. Their habits are often very elaborate and a great many studies have been made of ant behavior. Ants produce a number of secretions that function in offense, defense, and communication. (From Borror, et al., An Introduction to the Study of Insects, 4th ed, p676)
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Systematic statements of principles or rules of appropriate professional conduct, usually established by professional societies.
The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.
The science devoted to the comparative study of man.
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.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
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.
Replacement for a knee joint.
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
Groups set up to advise governmental bodies, societies, or other institutions on policy. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
Social structure of a group as it relates to the relative social rank of dominance status of its members. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)
Visualization of the heart structure and cardiac blood flow for diagnostic evaluation or to guide cardiac procedures via techniques including ENDOSCOPY (cardiac endoscopy, sometimes refered to as cardioscopy), RADIONUCLIDE IMAGING; MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING; TOMOGRAPHY; or ULTRASONOGRAPHY.
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.
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.
Societies having institutional membership limited to hospitals and other health care institutions.
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.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
Consideration and concern for others, as opposed to self-love or egoism, which can be a motivating influence.
Non-profit organizations concerned with various aspects of health, e.g., education, promotion, treatment, services, etc.
Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.
The study of natural phenomena by observation, measurement, and experimentation.
Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.
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.
The terms, expressions, designations, or symbols used in a particular science, discipline, or specialized subject area.
Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.
The personal cost of acute or chronic disease. The cost to the patient may be an economic, social, or psychological cost or personal loss to self, family, or immediate community. The cost of illness may be reflected in absenteeism, productivity, response to treatment, peace of mind, or QUALITY OF LIFE. It differs from HEALTH CARE COSTS, meaning the societal cost of providing services related to the delivery of health care, rather than personal impact on individuals.
A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the kidney.
Social rank-order established by certain behavioral patterns.
A collective expression for all behavior patterns acquired and socially transmitted through symbols. Culture includes customs, traditions, and language.
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.
Compliance with a set of standards defined by non-governmental organizations. Certification is applied for by individuals on a voluntary basis and represents a professional status when achieved, e.g., certification for a medical specialty.
Usually refers to planned scientific data-gathering excursions.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the metabolism, physiology, and disorders of the ENDOCRINE SYSTEM.
The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.
A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.
Time period from 1501 through 1600 of the common era.
Any negative tradition or behavior that is generally regarded as harmful to social welfare and forbidden within a cultural or social group.
Presentations of summary statements representing the majority agreement of physicians, scientists, and other professionals convening for the purpose of reaching a consensus--often with findings and recommendations--on a subject of interest. The Conference, consisting of participants representing the scientific and lay viewpoints, is a significant means of evaluating current medical thought and reflects the latest advances in research for the respective field being addressed.
Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.
The prediction or projection of the nature of future problems or existing conditions based upon the extrapolation or interpretation of existing scientific data or by the application of scientific methodology.
A branch of applied ethics that studies the value implications of practices and developments in life sciences, medicine, and health care.
The principles of proper conduct concerning the rights and duties of the professional, relations with patients or consumers and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the professional and interpersonal relations with patient or consumer families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
The complex of political institutions, laws, and customs through which the function of governing is carried out in a specific political unit.
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.
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 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.
Clusters of topics that fall within the domain of BIOETHICS, the field of study concerned with value questions that arise in biomedicine and health care delivery.
The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.
Those aspects or characteristics which identify a culture.
A specialty concerned with the use of x-ray and other forms of radiant energy in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
Control which is exerted by the more stable organizations of society, such as established institutions and the law. They are ordinarily embodied in definite codes, usually written.
A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of the physiology and diseases of the digestive system and related structures (esophagus, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas).
Self-directing freedom and especially moral independence. An ethical principle holds that the autonomy of persons ought to be respected. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.
Financial support of research activities.
Standards of conduct that distinguish right from wrong.
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.
The period of history from the year 500 through 1450 of the common era.
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 medical specialty concerned with the use of physical agents, mechanical apparatus, and manipulation in rehabilitating physically diseased or injured patients.
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.
The distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.
The collective name for the islands of the central Pacific Ocean, including the Austral Islands, Cook Islands, Easter Island, HAWAII; NEW ZEALAND; Phoenix Islands, PITCAIRN ISLAND; SAMOA; TONGA; Tuamotu Archipelago, Wake Island, and Wallis and Futuna Islands. Polynesians are of the Caucasoid race, but many are of mixed origin. Polynesia is from the Greek poly, many + nesos, island, with reference to the many islands in the group. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p966 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p426)
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.
The scientific study of past societies through artifacts, fossils, etc.
Beliefs and practices concerned with producing desired results through supernatural forces or agents as with the manipulation of fetishes or rituals.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
A love or pursuit of wisdom. A search for the underlying causes and principles of reality. (Webster, 3d ed)
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.
Educational programs designed to inform physicians of recent advances in their field.
Recommendations for directing health planning functions and policies. These may be mandated by PL93-641 and issued by the Department of Health and Human Services for use by state and local planning agencies.
A synovial hinge connection formed between the bones of the FEMUR; TIBIA; and PATELLA.
A system of government in which there is free and equal participation by the people in the political decision-making process.
The rights of individuals to act and make decisions without external constraints.
A historical and cultural entity dispersed across the wide geographical area of Europe, as opposed to the East, Asia, and Africa. The term was used by scholars through the late medieval period. Thereafter, with the impact of colonialism and the transmission of cultures, Western World was sometimes expanded to include the Americas. (Dr. James H. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)
Parliamentary democracy located between France on the northeast and Portugual on the west and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.
The application of an unpleasant stimulus or penalty for the purpose of eliminating or correcting undesirable behavior.
The rights of women to equal status pertaining to social, economic, and educational opportunities afforded by society.
Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.
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)
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
A partial or complete return to the normal or proper physiologic activity of an organ or part following disease or trauma.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
Individuals licensed to practice medicine.
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.
Duties that are based in ETHICS, rather than in law.
The family of agile, keen-sighted mongooses of Asia and Africa that feed on RODENTS and SNAKES.
"The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.
Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of facts and data garnered from material of a specialized subject area and made available for analysis and application. The collection can be automated by various contemporary methods for retrieval. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, BIBLIOGRAPHIC which is restricted to collections of bibliographic references.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
The state of society as it exists or in flux. While it usually refers to society as a whole in a specified geographical or political region, it is applicable also to restricted strata of a society.
Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the knee joint consisting of three large categories: conditions that block normal synchronous movement, conditions that produce abnormal pathways of motion, and conditions that cause stress concentration resulting in changes to articular cartilage. (Crenshaw, Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics, 8th ed, p2019)
The units based on political theory and chosen by countries under which their governmental power is organized and administered to their citizens.
A specialty concerned with the nature and cause of disease as expressed by changes in cellular or tissue structure and function caused by the disease process.
A class of disabling primary headache disorders, characterized by recurrent unilateral pulsatile headaches. The two major subtypes are common migraine (without aura) and classic migraine (with aura or neurological symptoms). (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1)
Laws and regulations, pertaining to the field of medicine, proposed for enactment or enacted by a legislative body.
Promotion and protection of the rights of patients, frequently through a legal process.
The process of cumulative change over successive generations through which organisms acquire their distinguishing morphological and physiological characteristics.
Written or other literary works whose subject matter is medical or about the profession of medicine and related areas.
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.
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.
A medical specialty concerned with the study of the structures, functions, and diseases of the nervous system.
A school of thought and set of moral, ethical, and political teachings usually considered to be founded by Confucius in 6th-5th century B.C. China. (from Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, 1995)
Time period from 1401 through 1500 of the common era.
Coexistence of numerous distinct ethnic, racial, religious, or cultural groups within one social unit, organization, or population. (From American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed., 1982, p955)
A medical-surgical specialty concerned with the morphology, physiology, biochemistry, and pathology of reproduction in man and other animals, and on the biological, medical, and veterinary problems of fertility and lactation. It includes ovulation induction, diagnosis of infertility and recurrent pregnancy loss, and assisted reproductive technologies such as embryo transfer, in vitro fertilization, and intrafallopian transfer of zygotes. (From Infertility and Reproductive Medicine Clinics of North America, Foreword 1990; Journal of Reproduction and Fertility, Notice to Contributors, Jan 1979)
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
A specialty field of radiology concerned with diagnostic, therapeutic, and investigative use of radioactive compounds in a pharmaceutical form.
The guidelines and policy statements set forth by the editor(s) or editorial board of a publication.
The geographic area of Latin America in general and when the specific country or countries are not indicated. It usually includes Central America, South America, Mexico, and the islands of the Caribbean.
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.
Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
International organizations which provide health-related or other cooperative services.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
The plan and delineation of prostheses in general or a specific prosthesis.
The study of the structure, behavior, growth, reproduction, and pathology of cells; and the function and chemistry of cellular components.
Presentation of pertinent data by one with special skill or knowledge representing mastery of a particular subject.
The specialty related to the performance of techniques in clinical pathology such as those in hematology, microbiology, and other general clinical laboratory applications.
The application of scientific knowledge to practical purposes in any field. It includes methods, techniques, and instrumentation.
Theoretical construct used in applied mathematics to analyze certain situations in which there is an interplay between parties that may have similar, opposed, or mixed interests. In a typical game, decision-making "players," who each have their own goals, try to gain advantage over the other parties by anticipating each other's decisions; the game is finally resolved as a consequence of the players' decisions.
Use for general articles concerning medical education.
Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.
Comparison of various psychological, sociological, or cultural factors in order to assess the similarities or diversities occurring in two or more different cultures or societies.
A nursing specialty concerned with the care provided to cancer patients. It includes aspects of family functioning through education of both patient and family.
Societal or individual decisions about the equitable distribution of available resources.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
A prediction of the probable outcome of a disease based on a individual's condition and the usual course of the disease as seen in similar situations.
Persons trained in philosophical or theological ethics who work in clinical, research, public policy, or other settings where they bring their expertise to bear on the analysis of ethical dilemmas in policies or cases. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
The expected function of a member of the medical profession.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
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.
A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.
The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.
Games designed to provide information on hypotheses, policies, procedures, or strategies.
The use of one's knowledge in a particular profession. It includes, in the case of the field of biomedicine, professional activities related to health care and the actual performance of the duties related to the provision of health care.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
The direct struggle between individuals for environmental necessities or for a common goal.
A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.
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)
Measurement of volume of air inhaled or exhaled by the lung.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
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)
In screening and diagnostic tests, the probability that a person with a positive test is a true positive (i.e., has the disease), is referred to as the predictive value of a positive test; whereas, the predictive value of a negative test is the probability that the person with a negative test does not have the disease. Predictive value is related to the sensitivity and specificity of the test.

Outbreak of histoplasmosis among cavers attending the National Speleological Society Annual Convention, Texas, 1994. (1/180)

In June 1994, 18 people developed serologically confirmed histoplasmosis following cave exploration associated with the annual National Speleological Society Convention in Bracketville, Texas. Six others had an undiagnosed illness suspected to be histoplasmosis. Two persons were hospitalized. We conducted a survey of convention attendees and a nested case-control study of those entering caves. We also conducted a histoplasmin skin test survey of a subgroup of the society, the Texas Cavers Association, who were attending a reunion in October 1994. Among the national convention attendees, exposure to two caves was identified as responsible for 22 (92%) of the 24 cases; 12 (75%) of 16 people exploring one cave (Cave A) and 10 (77%) of 13 exploring a separate cave (Cave B) developed acute histoplasmosis. Additional risk-factors included fewer years of caving experience, longer time spent in the caves, and entering a confined crawl space in Cave A. Of 113 participants in the separate skin test survey, 68 (60%) were found to be skin test positive, indicating previous exposure to Histoplasma capsulatum. A positive skin test was significantly associated with male sex and more years of caving experience. Those less experienced in caving associations should be taught about histoplasmosis, and health care providers should pursue histories of cave exposure for patients with bronchitis or pneumonia that does not respond to initial antibiotic therapy.  (+info)

Enabling, empowering, inspiring: research and mentorship through the years. (2/180)

The interrelationship between research and mentorship in an association such as the Medical Library Association (MLA) is revealed through the contributions of individuals and significant association activities in support of research. Research is vital to the well-being and ultimate survival of health sciences librarianship and is not an ivory tower academic activity. Mentorship plays a critical role in setting a standard and model for those individuals who want to be involved in research and, ultimately, for the preparation of the next generation of health sciences librarians. Research and mentorship are discussed in the context of personal experiences, scholarship, and problem solving in a practice environment. Through research and mentorship, we are enabled to enhance our services and programs, empowered to look beyond our own operations for information puzzles to be solved, and inspired to serve society by improving health.  (+info)

American College of Cardiology/ European Society of Cardiology international study of angiographic data compression phase II. The effects of varying JPEG data compression levels on the quantitative assessment of the degree of stenosis in digital coronary angiography. (3/180)

OBJECTIVES: This report describes whether lossy Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG) image compression/decompression has an effect on the quantitative assessment of vessel sizes by state-of-the-art quantitative coronary arteriography (QCA). BACKGROUND: The Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) digital exchange standard for angiocardiography prescribes that images must be stored loss free, thereby limiting JPEG compression to a maximum ratio of 2:1. For practical purposes it would be desirable to increase the compression ratio (CR), which would lead to lossy image compression. METHODS: A series of 48 obstructed coronary segments were compressed/decompressed at CR 1:1 (uncompressed), 6:1, 10:1 and 16:1 and analyzed blindly and in random order using the QCA-CMS analytical software. Similar catheter and vessel start- and end-points were used within each image quartet, respectively. All measurements were repeated after several weeks using newly selected start- and end-points. Three different sub-analyses were carried out: the intra-observer, fixed inter-compression and variable inter-compression analyses, with increasing potential error sources, respectively. RESULTS: The intra-observer analysis showed significant systematic and random errors in the calibration factor at JPEG CR 10:1. The fixed inter-compression analysis demonstrated systematic errors in the calibration factor and recalculated vessel parameter results at CR 16:1 and for the random errors at CR 10:1 and 16:1. The variable inter-compression analysis presented systematic and random errors in the calibration factor and recalculated parameter results at CR 10:1 and 16:1. Any negative effect at CR 6:1 was found only for the calibration factor of the variable inter-compression analysis, which did not show up in the final vessel measurements. CONCLUSIONS: Compression ratios of 10:1 and 16:1 affected the QCA results negatively and therefore should not be used in clinical research studies.  (+info)

American College of Cardiology/ European Society of Cardiology international study of angiographic data compression phase III. Measurement Of image quality differences at varying levels of data compression. (4/180)

OBJECTIVES: We sought to investigate up to which level of Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG) data compression the perceived image quality and the detection of diagnostic features remain equivalent to the quality and detectability found in uncompressed coronary angiograms. BACKGROUND: Digital coronary angiograms represent an enormous amount of data and therefore require costly computerized communication and archiving systems. Earlier studies on the viability of medical image compression were not fully conclusive. METHODS: Twenty-one raters evaluated sets of 91 cine runs. Uncompressed and compressed versions of the images were presented side by side on one monitor, and image quality differences were assessed on a scale featuring six scores. In addition, the raters had to detect pre-defined clinical features. Compression ratios (CR) were 6:1, 10:1 and 16:1. Statistical evaluation was based on descriptive statistics and on the equivalence t -test. Results At the lowest CR (CR 6:1), there was already a small (15%) increase in assigning the aesthetic quality score indicating "quality difference is barely discernible-the images are equivalent.' At CR 10:1 and CR 16:1, close to 10% and 55%, respectively, of the compressed images were rated to be "clearly degraded, but still adequate for clinical use' or worse. Concerning diagnostic features, at CR 10:1 and CR 16:1 the error rate was 9.6% and 13.1%, respectively, compared with 9% for the baseline error rate in uncompressed images. CONCLUSIONS: Compression at CR 6:1 provides equivalence with the original cine runs. If CR 16:1 were used, one would have to tolerate a significant increase in the diagnostic error rate over the baseline error rate. At CR 10:1, intermediate results were obtained.  (+info)

Past presidents I have known. (5/180)

This paper is an account of the accomplishments of some of the early past presidents of the Medical Library Association known personally to the author in his career as a medical librarian. It demonstrates the qualities that made these librarians leaders of our profession and also indicates their personal attributes that contributed to the advancement of medical librarianship. It is hoped that the historical presentation of some of the giants of our profession will inspire present and future presidents and other medical librarians with an understanding of some of the qualities necessary to the continuing success of our profession.  (+info)

Why some Jehovah's Witnesses accept blood and conscientiously reject official Watchtower Society blood policy. (6/180)

In their responses to Dr Osamu Muramoto (hereafter Muramoto) Watchtower Society (hereafter WTS) spokesmen David Malyon and Donald Ridley (hereafter Malyon and Ridley), deny many of the criticisms levelled against the WTS by Muramoto. In this paper I argue as a Jehovah's Witness (hereafter JW) and on behalf of the members of AJWRB that there is no biblical basis for the WTS's partial ban on blood and that this dissenting theological view should be made clear to all JW patients who reject blood on religious grounds. Such patients should be guaranteed confidentiality should they accept whole blood or components that are banned by the WTS. I argue against Malyon's and Ridley's claim that WTS policy allows freedom of conscience to individual JWs and that it is non-coercive and non-punitive in dealing with conscientious dissent and I challenge the notion that there is monolithic support of the WTS blood policy among those who identify themselves as JWs and carry the WTS "advance directive".  (+info)

Medical confidentiality and the protection of Jehovah's Witnesses' autonomous refusal of blood. (7/180)

Mr Ridley of the Watch Tower Society (WTS), the controlling religious organisation of Jehovah's Witnesses (JWs), mischaracterises the issue of freedom and confidentiality in JWs' refusal of blood by confusing inconsistent organisational policies with actual Biblical proscriptions. Besides exaggeration and distortion of my writings, Ridley failed to present substantive evidence to support his assertion that no pressure exists to conform to organisational policy nor systematic monitoring which compromises medical confidentiality. In this refutation, I present proof from the WTS's literature, supported by personal testimonies of JWs, that the WTS enforces its policy of blood refusal by coercive pressure to conform and through systematic violation of medical confidentiality. Ridley's lack of candour in dealing with the plea of dissident JWs for freedom to make personal and conscientious decisions regarding blood indicates that a serious breach of ethics in the medical care of JWs continues. The medical community should be seriously concerned.  (+info)

Use of a reference material proposed by the International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine to evaluate analytical methods for the determination of plasma lipoprotein(a). (8/180)

BACKGROUND: As part of the NIH/National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Contract for the Standardization of Lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] Measurements, a study was performed in collaboration with the IFCC Working Group for the Standardization of Lp(a) Assays. The aims of the study, performed with the participation of 16 manufacturers and 6 research laboratories, were to evaluate the IFCC proposed reference material (PRM) for its ability to transfer an accuracy-based value to the immunoassay calibrators and to assess concordance in results among different methods. METHODS: Two different purified Lp(a) preparations with protein mass concentrations determined by amino acid analysis were used to calibrate the reference method. A Lp(a) value of 107 nmol/L was assigned to PRM. After uniformity of calibration was demonstrated in the 22 evaluated systems, Lp(a) was measured on 30 fresh-frozen sera covering a wide range of Lp(a) values and apolipoprotein(a) [apo(a)] sizes. RESULTS: The among-laboratory CVs for these samples (6-31%) were, in general, higher than those obtained for PRM (2.8%) and the quality-control samples (14%, 12%, and 9%, respectively), reflecting the broad range of apo(a) sizes in the 30 samples and the sensitivity of most methods to apo(a) size heterogeneity. Thus, although all of the assays were uniformly calibrated through the use of PRM, no uniformity in results was achieved for the isoform-sensitive methods. CONCLUSIONS: Linear regression analyses indicated that to various degrees, apo(a) size heterogeneity affects the outcome of the immunochemical methods used to measure Lp(a). We have also shown that the inaccuracy of Lp(a) values determined by methods sensitive to apo(a) size significantly affects the assessment of individual risk status for coronary artery disease.  (+info)

Oxford has a total of 48 City Councillors, with two Councillors elected for each of the 24 wards.. The City Council normally elects half the council every two years (one councillor in each ward). Following to a ward boundary review carried out by the Local Government Boundary Commission all seats were up for election on 6 May 2021 on the new ward boundaries. Outgoing councillors retire on Monday 10 May so between the declaration of results and 10 May both incoming and outgoing councillors show on this page. The next election, to elect half the council, is in May 2022.. More details about each City Councillor are below. ...
Local Councillors are elected by the community to decide how the council should carry out its various activities. They represent public interest as well as individuals living within the ward in which he or she has been elected to serve a term of office.. They have regular contact with the general public through council meetings, telephone calls or surgeries. Surgeries provide an opportunity for any ward resident to go and talk their councillor face to face and these take place on a regular basis.. Councillors are not paid a salary for their work, but they do receive allowances. By law, all members of the Council are required to complete a declaration of interest form, the details of which are published annually.. There are 36 Councillors elected to Barrow Borough Council. Borough Councillors tend to deal with issues around council housing, planning, licensing, refuse collection, the local services and local environment.. To find your councillor please use the below links:. ...
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Contact: [email protected] ATLANTA…The Carter Center, a not-for-profit organization advancing peace and health worldwide, has appointed 21 new members to its Board of Councilors, bringing total membership to 211.. The Board of Councilors is a leadership advisory group that promotes understanding of The Carter Center and its activities among opinion leaders and the broader community. Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, former First Lady Rosalynn Carter, and staff members give updates about the Centers activities to board members throughout the year.. Our Board of Councilors creates an intimate link between The Carter Center, the city of Atlanta, and the state of Georgia by helping us to promote the work and mission of the Center in their communities, President Carter said.. Since its founding in 1987, the Board of Councilors has been led by some of Atlantas most distinguished civic leaders, including its current chair, Shan Cooper, chief transformation officer, WestRock ...
Local Councillors are elected by the community to decide how the council should carry out its various activities. They represent public interest as well as individuals living within the ward in which he or she has been elected to serve a term of office.. They have regular contact with the general public through council meetings, telephone calls or surgeries. Surgeries provide an opportunity for any ward resident to go and talk their councillor face to face and these take place on a regular basis.. Councillors are not paid a salary for their work, but they do receive allowances. By law, all members of the Council are required to complete a declaration of interest form, the details of which are published annually.. To find your councillor please use the below links:. ...
Local Councillors are elected by the community to decide how the council should carry out its various activities. They represent public interest as well as individuals living within the ward in which he or she has been elected to serve a term of office.. They have regular contact with the general public through council meetings, telephone calls or surgeries. Surgeries provide an opportunity for any ward resident to go and talk their councillor face to face and these take place on a regular basis.. Councillors are not paid a salary for their work, but they do receive allowances. By law, all members of the Council are required to complete a declaration of interest form, the details of which are published annually.. To find your councillor please use the below links:. ...
What does NEMA 4 rated mean? In non-hazardous locations, there are several different NEMA ratings for specific enclosure types, their applications, and the environmental conditions they are designed to protect against, when completely and properly installed.. The following provides an overview of the NEMA Types. For complete definitions, descriptions, and test criteria, see the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Standards Publication No. 250. NEMA 1 - Enclosures constructed for indoor use to provide a degree of protection to personnel against incidental contact with the enclosed equipment and to provide a degree of protection against falling dirt. NEMA 2 - Same as NEMA 1 including protection against dripping and light splashing of liquids.. NEMA 3 - Enclosures constructed for either indoor or outdoor use to provide a degree of protection to personnel against incidental contact with the enclosed equipment; to provide a degree of protection against falling dirt, rain, sleet, ...
NEMA Publishes NEMA PRP 1-2014 Guidelines for Conduit-in-Casing Construction - National Electrical Manufacturers Association NEMA
Durham Region councillors voted Wednesday June 29 to request a medical opinion from Durham Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Robert Kyle, on the effects of allowing the proposed incinerator to vent double the amount of a critical pollutant known as PM2.5 than was originally predicted. The motion, moved by Oshawa councillor Nancy Diamond and seconded by Ajax councillor Shaun Collier, also asked for details on costs of conditions of approval and for details around the co-ownership contract with York Region.. The incinerator Certificate of Approval (C. of A.) allows for twice the amount of PM2.5 -- fine particulate matter, 2.5 microns in diameter -- that was assessed in the Environmental Assessment. The application for the C. of A. had no studies of the effects on human health of the higher emissions. PM2.5 is known as a non-threshold pollutant, meaning that there is no level of exposure that is considered harmless. The level of PM2.5 at the proposed Courtice site is already close to the Canada Wide ...
In the city of Chhatrapur, Ganjam district, Odisha state, India, the Councillor for Ward-6 by the name of Laxmidutta Pradhan, who was also a local leader of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) party, was hacked to death by a group of assailants armed with swords, machetes and stick.. The incident happened in front of the Councillors house and was caught on the houses CCTV cameras. Mr. Pradhans brother attempted to interfere with the assault, but only made it worse. His involvement made the attackers return after they were already leaving and deliver more blows to the Councillor, and also struck the brother a few times, amputating his arm and leaving him in critical condition.. Props to Best Gore member @edward63 for the video: ...
Im a councillor has now finished, it ran in 2008 and was like citizenship lessons meet the X Factor! School students choose which local councillor will be their Youth Champion. Councillors and students talk on this website. They both break down barriers, have fun and learn.. You can read the full evaluation of the event as a whole from 2008 here:. ...
NEMA Publishes ANSI C12.9-2014 Standard for Test Switches and Plugs for Transformer-Rated Meters - National Electrical Manufacturers Association
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Today (Friday 12 February) the council said that it accepted that a mistake had been made with the sums.. As a result £246,000 could be used for services such as schools and homes in the coming year. Finance officials would allocate £186,000 to the councils general fund, £50,000 to the budget for schools and £10,000 to the housing budget.. Councillor Sykes said: Obviously Im pleased that weve got this money to protect a small element of services cut and well be discussing how we think this should be used.. The final decision will be made at a meeting of the full council on Thursday 25 February at the County Cricket Ground in Hove. The meeting will be open to the public.. Councillor Sykes also criticised Labour for proposing a council tax rise of 3.99 per cent when it had blocked a rise of 3.5 per cent four years ago.. The move had cost the council £4 million in the coming financial year alone, he said.. And changes to the council tax support provided for some of the poorest people in ...
Cowes is served by a complement of 16 Town Councillors representing four wards: Cowes Medina (6); Cowes North (6); Cowes South (2); and Cowes West (2).. There are four elected IW Councillors : Cllr Paul Fuller (Cowes West and Gurnard), Cllr John Nicholson (Cowes South and Northwood), Cllr Lora Peacey Wilcox (Cowes Medina) and Cllr Richard Quigley (Cowes North),. Further details can be found on the IW Councils website.. Street map for Cowes.. ...
Ron Sawbridge was first elected as County Councillor for Brackley West in 2001 and he represented this electoral division until the boundary review in 2013. During this time he chaired several committees involved with the education and welfare of children in the care of the County Council. He was also Vice-chairman of the governors of Magdalen College School, an office he held for twenty years until his retirement in 2013. In the year 2011 to 2012 he was Chairman of the County Council. Following the boundary review in 2013 he was elected as County Councillor for the enlarged Middleton Cheney Division ...
In April 2013 local authorities took responsibility for public health. This includes responsibility for improving awareness about hepatitis C and finding the tens of thousands of people who are living with the virus but are undiagnosed.. Please write to your local councillor(s) to let them know what hepatitis C is and that it is a critical but often overlooked area of public health which must be addressed.. It will only take a few minutes to write a letter and it will have a significant impact.. You can write to your councillor(s) by taking the following 3 easy steps:. ...
Read more about Delhi court defers anticipatory bail plea hearing of expelled AAP Councillor Tahir Hussain on Business Standard. A Delhi court on Wednesday deferred the hearing on expelled AAP Councillor Mohd Tahir Hussains anticipatory bail plea in an FIR lodged against him in the alleged killing of an Intelligence Bureau (IB) officer.The court deferred the matter as notice
Councillors were updated yesterday on the councils progress in implementing the new National Environment Standards for Freshwater and regional water plan changes that came into effect two months ago.. While progress had been made in most areas, councillors had questions about the requirement for farm plans, which one councillor said were creating a traffic jam.. Between the announcement of the new national rules at the beginning of August and the end of September, the council had received 102 public inquires, a report to councillors written by consents manager Joanna Gilroy said.. That led to staff thanking councillors for approving an annual budget increase of $1million to hire 16 new staff to ensure Otago complied with the new national freshwater standards in August.. A new staff member would start next month to help respond to public inquiries, which had spiked.. Other progress included creating an information hub on its website about the new national and regional water rules, training ...
NOT ABUSE THEIR POSITION FOR PERSONAL GAIN.. AZAPO will mandate its councillors to interact with the communities they serve through ward committees and other community organs, such as street committees, community policing fora, and where these do not exist or are inadequate, AZAPO councillors will assist the community in creating them. No AZAPO councillor will live outside the community/ ward they represent. Within the limits of the current governance system, AZAPO will recall any councillor or councillors the community wants removed due to poor performance. 3.2 ROOT OUT CORRUPTION. Corruption means the diversion of much needed resources for service delivery and development to the unjust enrichment of individuals or organisations. Therefore corruption is far from being a victimless crime, its victims are the thousands of people who need the state to deliver much needed services.. To root out corruption, AZAPO will ensure that municipalities have strong internal and external supervision, and ...
The Rassmussen Report, which conducts daily national presidential tracking polls, tells a different story nationally. According to its polling for Jan. 22, Clinton stands to pull in 42 percent of the vote, while Obama will take 31 percent.. Massachusetts voters will have the opportunity to help determine whose tea leaves are the most accurate when polls open on Tues., Feb. 5. In the Gazettes survey, Obamas support comes exclusively from city councilors, with 66 percent of the seven councilors contacted support him. Representing 17 percent of councilors interviewed, at-large City Councilors Stephen Murphy and John Connolly are supporting John Edwards and Clinton, respectively.. One hundred percent of JPs state reps., Liz Malia and Jeffrey Sánchez, are throwing their weight behind Clinton. State Sen. Dianne Wilkerson and City Councilor Chuck Turner, whose district includes Egleston Square, did not respond to Gazette inquiries by deadline. Turner, who, as a member of the state Green-Rainbow ...
He said that it was a needless and expensive route to ask the Councils Ethics Officer to investigate how they conduct their business as local representatives given that there was never any clear evidence of wrong-doing.. When the dispersal of the €180,000 was being discussed by the Tuam area councillors, it was the four Fianna Fáil members who used their majority vote to dictate where the money would be spent - the other three councillors were left out in the cold.. This infuriated Cllr Andrew Reddington (FG), Cllr Pete Roche (FG) and Cllr Karey McHugh (Ind) who accused the Fianna Fáil councillors of pulling a political stunt.. They also took issue with the fact that the other municipal districts arrived at a general consensus as to how the money should be spent.. A behind closed doors meeting between the seven councillors to discuss the dispersal of the fund that was agreed, but it never took place.. In prompted Cllr Reddington to table a motion at a full Galway County Council ...
However, the Mayor and his executive tried to block the city from submitting any revenue options to Metrolinx, in a bid to push responsibility for any taxation to the provincial level, where the Mayors brother Councillor Doug Ford is planning to run for the provincial Conservatives and could use the issue to further define his anti-tax campaign.. Council over-ruled the brothers Ford insisting a mature conversation was needed. Unfortunately nothing even coming close to a mature conversation could be found at last weeks debate, which saw councillors ignore all the research and instead fly off with their own funding ideas and digress into soap box campaign speeches on the need for particular subway lines in each of their wards.. Councillor Josh Matlow - one of the few brave councillors in the bunch - proposed Motion 1.b suggesting council support the revenue tools outlined in the city managers report. Unfortunately this led to heated debate that carried on for three days.. The debate was ...
However, the Mayor and his executive tried to block the city from submitting any revenue options to Metrolinx, in a bid to push responsibility for any taxation to the provincial level, where the Mayors brother Councillor Doug Ford is planning to run for the provincial Conservatives and could use the issue to further define his anti-tax campaign.. Council over-ruled the brothers Ford insisting a mature conversation was needed. Unfortunately nothing even coming close to a mature conversation could be found at last weeks debate, which saw councillors ignore all the research and instead fly off with their own funding ideas and digress into soap box campaign speeches on the need for particular subway lines in each of their wards.. Councillor Josh Matlow - one of the few brave councillors in the bunch - proposed Motion 1.b suggesting council support the revenue tools outlined in the city managers report. Unfortunately this led to heated debate that carried on for three days.. The debate was ...
A sports source familiar with NHL processes said that description in the minutes was misleading, to say the least.. The minutes, obtained by the Star, added that an unidentified councillor said NHL commissioner Gary Bettman recommended Roustan, chairman of GTA Sports and Entertainment. Furthermore, the league supported a second Toronto franchise, the councillor said. But a senior NHL official said that was incorrect.. Councillors also acknowledged Roustans credibility and noted his involvement would provide Markham with a connection to attract an NHL team to the city, the minutes said.. Rea, who is objecting to the use of public funds for the arena, said Scarpitti and Conrad should end their involvement in the project because the inaccurate information is designed to soften any council opposition to Roustan. Council has not indicated publicly if it is supportive of Roustan since the secret meeting.. Keeping these meetings in secret suggests they (councillors) dont want us to know the real ...
A FORMER Pembroke Dock town councillor who resigned last year after a racism row will appear before the county councils standards committee this…
THE fight against controversial plans to add fluoride to Southamptons tap water is being taken to the top by one community leader.. Health chiefs have already voted in favour of fluoridation and are working with Southern Water to implement the scheme, but the campaign against the mass medication plans is still going strong.. Despite a public consultation in which 72 per cent of people living in the affected area voted against fluoridation, bosses from South Central Strategic Health Authority (SHA) approved the plans last month. It means 195,000 residents in Southampton, Totton and parts of Eastleigh will receive fluoridated water to improve dental health among children. Fluoridation is set to be implemented by the end of 2010.. David Harrison, pictured, Hampshire County Councillor for Totton South - where about 8,000 homes will be included in the fluoridation scheme, has lodged a formal complaint with the SHA.. ...
Councillors in Ryedale, North Yorkshire, have rejected proposals to employ a specialist to represent them at a hearing that will decide the areas fracking policy for the next 20 years. At a special meeting tonight, the district council, which includes Third Energys fracking site at Kirby Misperton, voted against the idea for the second time.…
COUNCILLORS voteed to increase rates during Tuesday's meeting to help finance the roads budget, but will vote again in another meeting.
Jeremy Seeseequasis is a second-term Councillor with the Beardys & Okemasis Cree Nation. He is responsible for: Health Social Development QBOWCFS My name is Jeremy Seeseequasis. I am the oldest son of Joseph and Gloria Seeseequasis. I was born in Weyburn, SK but was raised in the Duck Lake/Beardys & Okemasis Cree Nation area. Here I spent…
A malicious email left a Norfolk councillor, who is receiving treatment for cancer, fearing he had been dealt a second blow - another type of the disease.
Former Boston Councilor Chuck Turner was sentenced today to three years in federal prison by a judge who blasted him for taking a $1,000 bribe and called his testimony during his trial ludicrous and surreal.
Councillors will decide whether amended plans to build more than 120 homes on the outskirts of Worle will go ahead today (Wednesday).
The most senior Conservative councillor in the country has been criticised for suggesting that Northerners should respond to rising unemployment by travelling south to work as fruit pickers.
Two Moncton councillors say theres no appetite to increase the citys funding commitment to co-host the Francophonie Games in 2021, while another is leaving the door open.
Following a string of duck deaths at Verulamium Park the councillor responsible for the lake has insisted that dredging it is not the answer.
A former councillor of Samajwadi Party (SP) was allegedly gunned down by four unidentified assailants outside his house in the Katcha Balram Nagar area of Loni, Ghaziabad, late on Sunday night.
AN IFP ward councillor in the party-led Umvoti (Greytown) Municipality was killed along with one of his passengers in an ambush yesterday allegedly linked to political intolerance between the IFP and the ANC in the area. ...
TOOWOOMBA Regional Councillor John Gouldson is unlikely to support moves to dismantle the regions existing water fluoridation system.
The Obesity Society has several open positions for Council and the Nominating Committee. Nominees must be Fellows or Regular Members of The Obesity Society in good standing. North American and International residents are eligible for office. There are four vacancies on Council. Councilors serve in an advisory role, having targeted duties for the functioning of the Society. Councilors portfolio includes oversight of and reporting on the activities of assigned committees, sections, and task forces. Office term for Councilors is three years. Vice-President - Member of the Executive Committee, who subsequently serves as President-elect, President and Immediate Past President (4 year commitment) Council with Portfolio: Advocacy/Public Affairs - Responsible for: Advocacy Committee and Public Affairs Committee. Council with Portfolio: At-Large - Responsible for: Diversity Committee, Obesity and Cancer Section, and Pediatric Obesity Section. Council with Portfolio: At-Large Canada - Responsible for: ...
Let me state here, for the record, I have no objection to reducing the number of councilors at-large or the number of division and chapter councilors if evidence can be provided as to how those reductions would benefit council or the membership. Some background info: I am an ALA Councilor at Large. Sean Reinhart is the California…
Let me state here, for the record, I have no objection to reducing the number of councilors at-large or the number of division and chapter councilors if evidence can be provided as to how those reductions would benefit council or the membership. Some background info: I am an ALA Councilor at Large. Sean Reinhart is the California…
Panel Summary The focus of the report was to examine the impact of the Licensing Act 2003 on the availability and consumption of alcohol by under 18s. Panel Members Councillor Ann Norman (Chair) Councillor Ben Duncan Councillor Juliet McCaffery Report Links
Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is organized by American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and will be held during Feb 21 - 24, 2018 at New Orleans Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America.
The US health care system must meet the triple aim of improving population health, improving patients experience of care, and lowering costs. APTA is committed to public policy that promotes evidence-based, patient-centered care and improves individual and population health. APTA believes that physical therapists and physical therapist assistants-by nature of the individualized, cost-effective, evidence-based services they provide to keep people healthy, fit, and mobile-are central to this important effort.. APTA establishes its public policy priorities every 2 years in conjunction with each new session of the US Congress. Priorities are determined through member input and then review by APTAs Public Policy and Advocacy Committee (PPAC), followed by review and approval by APTAs Board of Directors.. Download Transforming Health Care: The Public Policy Priorities of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2017-2018 (.pdf).. This document, aimed at federal policymakers and their staff, ...
PHILADELPHIA (FEBRUARY 9, 2018) - Jean Kozempel, PT, DPT, MS, manager of physical medicine and rehabilitation at Fox Chase Cancer Center, has been selected by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) to receive the 2017 Oncology Section Presidents Award. The Presidents Award recognizes physical therapists in the oncology field who are considered pioneers within their
To the editor:. Incumbent councilors at-large Melissa Cox and Jamie OHara do their homework. They also respectfully listen to their constituents, whether they agree with them or not. They deserve to be reelected.. Candidates for councilors at large Chris DiMercurio Sicuranza, Peter Cannavo, John McCarthy and Joe Ciolino also seem to share those traits. Any two of them would be good additions to the Gloucester City Council.. However, I cannot make the same recommendation for incumbent Jen Holmgren. One thing that councilor at large Holmgren does not do is her homework, not consistently. Neither is she responsive or respectful to constituents. She not only never returned my calls or responded to my emails, when I saw her in person she angrily told me that she would not talk to me, listen to me or read anything I send her because she trusts the opinion of the chairman of the Gloucester Board of Health on the topic of fluoridation. But, its not just me who she ignores and abuses.. I was forwarded ...
An opposition Pailin commune councillor was arrested on Tuesday shortly after he posted a video on social media rejecting Prime Minister Hun Sens offer to CNRP officials to jump ship and join the CPP in anticipation of the partys potential dissolution. On Sunday, the premier said CNRP defectors would be welcomed into the ruling partys fold and be able to keep their jobs, an offer very few councillors have accepted so far. A day later, Stung Kach Commune Councillor Chhun Sithy live-streamed his rejection of Hun Sens offer on his Facebook account. He was arrested less than 24 hours later and was still being questioned at the Pailin Provincial Court last night.
DICOM is a standard developed by American College of Radiology (ACR) and National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA). In the beginning of the 1980s, it was very difficult for anyone other than manufacturers of computed tomography or magnetic resonance imaging devices to decode the images that the machines generated. Radiologists and medical physicists wanted to use the images for dose-planning for radiation therapy. ACR and NEMA joined forces and formed a standard committee in 1983. Their first standard, ACR/NEMA 300, was released in 1985. Very soon after its release, it became clear that improvements were needed. The text was vague and had internal contradictions. In 1988 the second version was released. This version gained more acceptance among vendors. The image transmission was specified as over a dedicated 2 pair cable (EIA-485). The first demonstration of ACR/NEMA V2.0 interconnectivity technology was held at Georgetown University, May 21-23, 1990. Six companies participated in ...
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) released a document last week addressing how to clean and disinfect electrical equipment to limit the spread of COVID-19.
As a sophomore at Garnet Valley High School, Kristen knew she wanted to be a physical therapist. Perhaps it was her fascination with how the body moves, or her desire to motivate someone to achieve beyond their wildest imagination, physical therapy was the perfect profession to combine science with caring for people. Kristen began her therapy career at Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital after graduating from Ithaca College with her Masters Degree, and subsequently completing her Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Temple University. She quickly developed a passion for treating clients with neurological conditions, prompting her to pursue an advanced certification in Neuro-Developmental Technique, a hands-on technique for the treatment of individuals with hemiplegia. Understanding that the older adult has great potential in improving their health and fitness, Kristen became an American Physical Therapy Association Geriatric Certified Specialist in 2009. Kristen also excels at treating conditions like ...
Elon physical therapy alumni Rachel Gross 06, PT, DPT, OCS, and Jamin Parezo 02, PT, MPT, OCS, were each recognized by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) as clinical specialists in orthopedic physical therapy at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting in New Orleans, La., held Feb. 9-12 ...
Posted on April 25, 2017 , Posted in: Aquatic Conditioning, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill, Webinars The following blog post has been summarized from the recent presentation, Addressing Gait and Balance Impairments in the Pool at APTA-CSM 2017 by Emily Dunlap, PT at Central Texas Rehabilitation, Austin, TX. At the Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) in February, Emily Dunlap, PT, presented a promising topic, Addressing Gait and Balance Impairments in […]. Read More ...
In June 2008, the House of Delegates of the American Physical Therapy Association endorsed the World Health Organization (WHO) International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) at its annual conference in San Antonio. This. ...
The Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) standard was developed by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) and the American College of Radiology (ACR) for medical image archiving and retrieval. An extension to this implemented a standard named DICOM-RT for use in Radiation Oncology. There are currently seven radiotherapy-specific DICOM objects which include: RT Structure Set, RT Plan, RT Dose, RT Image, RT Beams Treatment Record, RT Brachy Treatment Record, and RT Treatment Summary Record. The type of data associated with DICOM-RT includes (1) Radiation treatment planning datasets (CT, MRI, PET) with radiation treatment plans showing beam arrangements, isodose distributions, and dose volume histograms of targets/normal tissues and (2) Image-guided radiation modalities such as Siemens MVision mega-voltage cone beam CT (MV-CBCT). With the advent of such advancing technologies, there has been an exponential increase in image data collected for each patient, and ...
International Seminar on Nuclear War and Planetary Emergencies: 30th Session: Fourth Centenary of the Foundation of the First Academy of Sciences: Academia Lynceorum by Federico Cesi and Pope Clemente VIII, Erice, Italy 18 - 26 August 2003 | Richard C. Ragaini | digital library Bookfi | BookFi - BookFinder. Download books for free. Find books
Even a limited nuclear war could cause over a billion people to die from famine, disease and conflicts over food, says a US expert
Review from Vorfeed.net Artist: Ares Kingdom Album Title: Return to Dust Label: Nuclear War Now This is the first full-length album from Ares Kingdom, an American band featuring members of Order From Chaos and Vulpecula. They play thrashy death/black metal. The sound on this album is ideal. There s a touch of distortion on the guitars, which adds a perfect amount of roughness to the sound. The drums have lots of impact, the bass is just loud enough, and the vocals are way up front, a choice that makes them surprisingly easy to understand. In terms of style, this band sounds a bit like Order From Chaos, but the songwriting here is even more epic and involved. The mix of aggressive and introspective moments reminds me of early Destroyer 666, as do the inspiring lyrics, but Ares Kingdom conjure up a different sort of atmosphere. Between the chaotic riffs and meticulous song structure, it s as if the band is constantly treading on the line between order and disorder. Firestorm Redemption is a ...
Since the beginning of the nuclear age, there have been hundreds of serious and well-drilled plans about how the United States would use nuclear weapons in war, with the express purpose of winning. But when a military plan calls for the use of thousands of nuclear weapons, and assumes that your enemy will respond in kind, how do you define winning? Policy Analyst and Host Geoff Wilson sat down with Dr. Fred Kaplan to discuss his new book, The Bomb: Presidents, Generals, and the Secret History of Nuclear War.. ...
In this commentary, the authors liken the threat of nuclear war to the cardiovascular events they work to prevent. Can we harness medical science to reduce the current nuclear threat?
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The vaccination plan - for which health employees should have priority - was broken in San Andres de Giles, where at least 20 people were vaccinated irregularly, including two councilors from the Frente de Todos, that governs the municipality.. In the midst of the uproar among neighbors, the opposition bloc Juntos por el Cambio issued a statement to publicly denounce the situation and issue an energetic repudiation for the violation of existing protocols.. In turn, they announced that the vaccinated councilors were Laura Branchini and Mariana Cané, from the same political space as the mayor Carlos Puglielli, from whom they demanded an answer.. With total lack of respect for the residents of our city, making use of their political position, they arbitrated the necessary means tending to obtain personal benefit with the placement of the vaccine, they noted in the text and added: These events mourn society and who we represent. We believe that its time to stop using public office for ...
PORTLAND - Getting the bugs out will be a big topic for the City Council Sustainability & Transportation Committee this summer.. The committee will begin to consider how to regulate pesticide use in a meeting on June 21 at 5:30 p.m. in City Hall.. The panel, led by Councilor Spencer Thibodeau, includes Councilors Belinda Ray and Jill Duson. Thibodeau said he expects members to discuss regulations in at least two sessions and eventually include fertilizer use.. The meeting will include a public hearing, which comes after the Pesticide and Fertilizer Task Force established more than a year ago concluded its work in February.. The task force process was important and a lot of work was done, but when it comes to the committee, we are free to do what we want. We want all of the information we can possibly get on this, Thibodeau said June 7.. A report on the task force work and draft ordinance will be considered, but Thibodeau said the South Portland ordinance passed in September 2016 will also be ...
Auburn Mayor Jason Levesque, far right, listens to a question posed by City Councilor Andrew Titus, second from right, regarding email use during the City Council meeting on Monday night, Leveques first meeting as mayor. Also shown, from left, are City Councilors David Young, Holly Lasagna and Robert Hayes. (Andree Kehn/Sun Journal)AUBURN - Officials were…
Two councillors are seeking a detailed report on exactly how the city missed a critical deadline for a multi-million dollar lawsuit.. The missed deadline cost the city its chance to sue for up to $20 million because of building woes, including leaks, heaving roofs, failing generators and explosions at Winnipegs $300-million water-treatment plant. The city had alleged the problems resulted from construction deficiencies.. The citys chief administrative officer has already fired a city lawyer over the issue.. Councillors Russ Wyatt (Transcona) and Janice Lukes (South Winnipeg-St. Norbert) raised a motion Wednesday to call for a detailed chronology of events and administrative actions that led up to the missed deadline in time for consideration at councils November meeting.. Theres a lot of questions we need answered and this is a huge amount of money, said Lukes. The bottom line is how do we make sure this doesnt happen again?. A lawsuit ended last week following the missed deadline and ...
ACMA announces finalists for 2019 ACE recognizing Design, Manufacturing and Market Growth. Winners will be unveiled at CAMX 2019 in Anaheim, CA.. August 26, 2019 (Arlington, VA.) - The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) is proud to announce the finalist for the Awards for Composites Excellence (ACE), sponsored by Composites One. ACE is a prestigious composites industry competition that recognizes outstanding achievement and innovation in design, manufacturing and market growth. The winning entries and finalists will all be on display in the ACE Award Pavilion at the fifth annual CAMX-The Composites and Advanced Materials Expo, from Sep. 23-26, 2019.. For 26 years, the Awards for Composites Excellence (ACE) have recognized the superior product and process achievements that are the forefront of innovation to the industry. This annual competition and product showcase hosted by the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) recognizes superiority in engineering and design ...
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Monday, December 10 - The Cuban Missile Crisis (base notes). If we complete this in class, we will watch as much as possible of the Cold War series segment: Episode 12 Mutually Assured Destruction; MAD 1960-1972. If you have almost two hours available, get in the mood for Mondays lecture on nuclear war by viewing Threads, a British docudrama from the 1980s about a nuclear war -- banned from British TV at the time, it is a highly praised production that gives a frightening, but important view of what such a war might be like. For a straight-forward documentary 0n what would happen to a city hit by a nuclear bomb, watch Nuclear War; A Guide to Armageddon - this links to the first episode, go to the sidebar to link to the other segments. . You might also look at Defcon 2 - Cuban Missile Crisis (Part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, part 5, part 6). ...
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Supplemental Councillor Bertin asked whether the Leader would expedite the matter. The Leader pointed out that he already had, reiterating part of his earlier reply. In facilitating this, the Council would provide information regarding the nature of the scheme and type of goods required. (iv) Question from Councillor R.J. Bertin There are a group of former workers of the Butlins camp at Barry Island who would like to see a Blue Plaque installed remembering the site. Would the Cabinet Member please tell this Council what support could be given to this group to help them get this plaque installed? Reply from the Cabinet Member for Regeneration, Innovation, Planning and Transportation I am aware of the group and I can confirm that this is a matter that has also been brought to the attention of Welsh Government officials in their role of administering the Barry Regeneration Area Board. I recently discussed the idea with officials in the context of the significant investment that will be made on ...
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Councillor Bradford asked how long it takes to smoke a cigarette. He asked if it only takes 10 minutes to smoke one cigarette, how can 20 minutes of exposure to secondhand smoke be like smoking a pack of cigarettes? Ms. Rench said that the 20 minutes of exposure to secondhand smoke relates to the equivalent effect of a pack-a-day smoker. Councillor Bradford asked if this secondhand exposure refers to one smoker in the room or more than one smoker. Ms. Rench said that she does not have exact statistics on the number of smokers. Councillor Bradford said that if it only takes 10 minutes to smoke a cigarette, does it not make sense that 20 minutes of exposure to secondhand smoke would be more like smoking two cigarettes. Ms. Rench said that the effects on a first-hand active smoker are different from those produced by secondhand smoke. Councillor Talley said that he smoked briefly in the Marine Corps and could smoke a cigarette in a minute and a half, so this time correlation may not be accurate. ...
Victoria councillors are calling on the province to provide supervised drug inhalation facilities. Only Coun. Geoff Young opposed the motion brought forward by Coun. Sarah Potts.
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Two city councilors are pushing an ordinance that would trip a 911 call every time city crews find a needle on public property, following a recent Herald report about a 7-year-old girl who was pricked by a discarded syringe at a Hyde Park playground and forced to undergo precautionary HIV treatment. The ordinance proposed by […]
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The society of the Marsh Arabs was divided into two main groups by occupation. One group bred and raised water buffalo while ...
Election to Royal Society[edit]. Andrew's election to the Royal Society prompted "Britain's leading scientists" to "revolt" due ... 5 May 2013: Royal Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS)[116]. *20 February 2015: Royal Commonwealth Ex-Services League, Grand ... "Royal Society bust-up over Andrew". The Sunday Times. Retrieved 21 April 2016 ... "Dukes of York don't belong in our Royal Society". Sunday Times. Retrieved 21 April 2016 ...
Society and culture[edit]. The costs and social impact of acne are substantial. In the United States, acne vulgaris is ... Rates appear to be lower in rural societies.[22] While some research has found it affects people of all ethnic groups,[175] ... Journal of the German Society of Dermatology (Review). 5 (2): 110-7. doi:10.1111/j.1610-0387.2007.06176.x. PMID 17274777.. ... Some rural societies report lower rates of acne than industrialized ones.[21][22] Children and adults may also be affected ...
Society and culture[edit]. In the visual language of Japanese comics (manga) and animation (anime), a sudden, violent nosebleed ...
Society and culture[edit]. Developing countries[edit]. In both developed and developing countries, many of the organizations ... This denial was a sign of discrimination against based on race and/or poverty, a sign of society assigning a lesser value to ... The theory is that the development was a reflection of women's shift and growth in society, i.e. after women entered the ... Persons and Civil Society recommended that in schools separate toilets or unisex toilets should be built for transgender ...
Society and culture[edit]. Economics[edit]. As of 2011, levothyroxine was the second most commonly prescribed medication in the ... "The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Archived from the original on 21 December 2016. Retrieved 8 December 2016.. ... the Endocrine Society, and the American Thyroid Association did not agree with the FDA that brand-name and generic formulations ...
Society[edit]. This section needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations ... Philadelphia: American Baptist Publication Society, 1895.. *Myers, Albert Cook. William Penn's Own Account of the Lenni Lenape ... Kraft, Herbert: The Lenape: Archaeology, History, and Ethnography. New Jersey Historical Society, 1987. ISBN 978-0-911020-14-4. ... Soderlund, Jean R. Lenape Country: Delaware Valley Society before William Penn. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press ...
Society and culture[edit]. PNES rates and presenting symptoms are somewhat dependent on the culture and society. In some ... Diagnosis and management of dissociative seizures, John DC Mellers, The National Society for Epilepsy, September 2005. ...
Society and culture[edit]. Urbanization and other anthropogenic factors can be implicated in the spread of Lyme disease to ... In Australia, where the Australian paralysis tick is prevalent, the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy ... Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology. 30 (2): 607-19. PMID 10946521.. ... clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America". Clinical Infectious Diseases. 43 (9): 1089-134. ...
Toyin Falola; Daniel Jean-Jacques (2015). Africa: An Encyclopedia of Culture and Society. ABC-CLIO. p. 287. ISBN 978-1-59884- ... Toyin Falola; Daniel Jean-Jacques (2015). Africa: An Encyclopedia of Culture and Society. ABC-CLIO. p. 287. ISBN 978-1-59884- ...
Nonconformity and Welsh society[edit]. Historians[who?] have debated the influence of Nonconformity upon Welsh society. From ... The Span of the Cross: Christian Religion and Society in Wales, 1914-2000 (U of Wales Press, 1999) online ... "Reflections on the religious revival in Wales 1904-05." Journal of the United Reformed Church History Society 7#7 (2005): 427- ... The influence of nonconformist ministers on Welsh society was significant.[5] There were many hundreds of ministers in Wales by ...
Society and culture[edit]. Due to the taboos surrounding the anus and the potential for discomfort and embarrassment, the ... Medicare or American Cancer Society standards.[21] The FOBT has never been validated for any purpose other than as a take home ...
... which is not always the case in human society where food may be transported from rural areas to urban populations and then ...
"Presbyterian Historical Society. Retrieved January 6, 2015.. *^ "John Knox: Scottish Reformer". Presbyterian Historical Society ... the Missionary Society of Connecticut (1798), the Massachusetts Missionary Society (1799), and the Boston Female Society for ... The Congregational mission societies were merged with the United Domestic Missionary Society to become the American Home ... Organizations such as the American Bible Society, the American Sunday School Union, and the American Colonization Society, ...
"American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Retrieved 2017-08-07.. *^ a b c d e f g h i j k l De Cuypere, G.; TSjoen, G.; Beerten, R ... "American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Retrieved 2017-08-07.. *^ "About ASPS". ... The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) calls this procedure Gender Confirmation Surgery or GCS.[3][4] Another term for ... Society and culture[edit]. The Iranian government's response to homosexuality is to endorse, and fully pay for, sex ...
Society and culture[edit]. Brands[edit]. It is sold under many trade names worldwide.[135] ...
"Royal Society.. *^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "Philosophical Transactions: 350 years of publishing at the Royal Society ( ... 6. 1671/72; in Order to be Communicated to the R. Society" (PDF). Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. 6 ... The Royal Society covered paper, engraving and printing costs.[3] The Society found the journal to be a money-losing ... The Society was quick to point out that it was not officially responsible for the journal. Yet, in 1752 the Society took over ...
Society[edit]. Typically, H. ergaster / H. erectus is considered to have been the first human to have lived in a monogamous ... "Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B. 366 (1567): 1028-1037. doi:10.1098/rstb.2010.0350. PMC 3049100. PMID ... Assuming H. habilis society was similar to that of modern savanna chimps and baboons, groups may have numbered 70-85 members, ... These communities consist of several males (as opposed to a harem society) in order to defend the group on the dangerous and ...
I think it's the proverbial all-hands-on-deck: government, civil society, the private sector.'He pauses, taking in his own ... Job markets decreasing posed as a huge issue in Ivory Coast society as unemployment rates grew. Unemployment rates raised to ... and the generals pressed for austerity and campaigned in the streets for a less wasteful society. ...
American Thoracic Society, and European Respiratory Society". Annals of Internal Medicine. 155 (3): 179-91. doi:10.7326/0003- ... European Respiratory Society. p. 194. ISBN 978-1-84984-041-5. .. *^ Lötvall J (2011). "Anti-infective treatments in asthma and ... Society and culture[edit]. See also: COPD Awareness Month. COPD is known colloquially as "smoker's lung", but it may also occur ... "American Thoracic Society. Archived from the original on December 3, 2013. Retrieved November 29, 2013.. ...
Society and culture[edit]. Brands[edit]. As of 2017 isotretinoin was marketed under many brand names worldwide: A-Cnotren, ... British National Formulary (47th ed.). London: British Medical Association and Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain. ...
"Idaho State Historical Society. Retrieved July 4, 2013.. *^ "Tear gas ends riot by 300 in Idaho prison". Milwaukee Sentinel. ... Museum and Historical Society[edit]. The site was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973 for its ... Idaho State Historical Society. 2008. Archived from the original (PDF) on May 29, 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-03.. ... Idaho State Historical Society. Old Idaho Penitentiary State Historic Site [Brochure]. Boise, ID: ISHS. ...
American Geriatrics Society, "Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question", Choosing Wisely: an initiative of the ABIM ... A 2010 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the European Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases ... American Urogynecologic Society (5 May 2015), "Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question", Choosing Wisely: an ... Society and culture. In the United States, urinary tract infections account for nearly seven million office visits, a million ...
Society and culture[edit]. See also: List of people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ... ALS Society of Canada or Motor Neurone Disease Association in the UK. Any contestants who refuse to have the ice and water ... according to guidelines from the European Federation of Neurological Societies.[103] ...
Estimated by the Society for Threatened Peoples [1] *^ "The Situation of Roma in Spain" (PDF). Open Society Institute. 2002. ... Turner, Ralph L (1926), "The Position of Romani in Indo-Aryan", Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, 3rd, 5 (4): 145-88. ... An ethnic Romani is considered a gadjo in the Romani society if he has no Romanipen. Sometimes a non-Romani may be considered a ... Civil society gained strength, and civil politics appeared, which is a prerequisite for cultural democracy. This shift of ...
Society and culture[edit]. Marketing[edit]. Vaginal steaming is marketed with pseudoscientific notions of "balancing" female ... "the sexual and reproductive enhancement focus mirrors the two modes through which Western societies have traditionally valued ...
Society and culture[edit]. In February 2011, the Swiss Post issued a postage stamp bearing a depiction of a model of a molecule ... "Biochemical Society Transactions. 46 (5): 1147-1159. doi:10.1042/BST20180169. PMC 6195639. PMID 30301842.. ... "The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Archived from the original on December 30, 2016. Retrieved December 8, 2016. ...
... secret society initiations (such as the Ekpe society) and public festivals, which now include Christmas time celebrations.[139] ... Jewish Publication Society. p. 224. ISBN 978-0-8276-0831-3.. *^ Peek, Philip M.; Kwesi Yankah (2004). African Folklore: An ... The Umunna can be seen as the most important pillar of Igbo society.[45][46][47] It was also a culture in which gender was re- ... Amadiume, Ifi (1987). Male Daughters, Female Husbands: Gender and Sex in an African Society. London: Zed Books Ltd. p. 23. ISBN ...
Society[edit]. The Tuareg society has traditionally featured clan membership, social status and caste hierarchies within each ... In Tuareg society women do not traditionally wear the veil, whereas men do.[91][93] The most famous Tuareg symbol is the ... Susan Rasmussen (2013). Neighbors, Strangers, Witches, and Culture-Heroes: Ritual Powers of Smith/Artisans in Tuareg Society ... Tuareg society has featured caste hierarchies within each clan and political confederation.[9][13][14] These hierarchical ...
Ethnicity, culture, and society[edit]. MacDonald et al. found that Chinese participants had later first memories than New ... Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development. 65 (4): v-204.. ... which is considered a more collectivist society, have not indicated later first memories than non-collectivist cultures.[39] It ...
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  • 2018 recipients of the Canadian Cancer Society Awards for Excellence in Cancer Research announced today. (cancer.ca)
  • On the 19th of April 2018, Funding Societies have managed to maintain low default rates across the region, at 1.3% and disbursed more than US$110M in more than 3000 loans. (wikipedia.org)
  • In April 2018, just slightly over three years old, Funding Societies raised US$25 million in their Series B round of funding, led by Softbank Ventures Korea, an early-stage venture capital arm of Softbank Group famous for its US$100 billion Vision Fund. (wikipedia.org)
  • Local genealogical societies often help family history researchers contact local record searchers or copy records that mention the researcher's ancestors. (familysearch.org)
  • The Society of Vertebrate Paleontology is a diverse organization of scientists, students, artists, preparators, advocates, writers and scholars across the globe, who are dedicated to the study, discovery, interpretation and preservation of vertebrate fossils. (vertpaleo.org)
  • The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada is an organization founded by volunteers and continually fueled by the initiative and dedication of thousands of volunteers across the country. (mssociety.ca)
  • The term is mostly used as shorthand to indicate a society with intricate political organization and using technology to expand economic production. (wikipedia.org)
  • [7] Warfare contribution to establishing complex societies by creating pressure for comprehension between groups which strengthens the cooperation in groups, it improves the organization of the groups structure , and pushes the desire to grow the population of the group. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Canadian Methodist Historical Society is a national organization established in 1899 and reorganized 1975 fundamentally for the advancement of historical information relative to the Methodist Church in Canada. (cyndislist.com)
  • The main purpose of the society is to organize the researchers in this organization, promote the exchange of information by getting to know each other's research work, provide scientific background for the members and giving professional assistance necessary for research. (cyndislist.com)
  • The Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists is an international organization of over 6,000 cardiac, thoracic, and vascular anesthesiologists that promotes excellence in clinical care, education, and research in the subspecialty. (lww.com)
  • The International Society for Anaesthetic Pharmacology (formerly the Society for Intravenous Anesthesia) is a nonprofit organization with an international membership, which is dedicated to teaching and research about clinical pharmacology in anesthesia, with particular reference to anesthetic drugs. (lww.com)
  • The Society for Technology in Anesthesia (STA) is an international organization of physicians, engineers, students and others with an interest in anesthesia-related technologies. (lww.com)
  • The vision of the Society is to be the organization of choice for communications professionals throughout the world. (ieee.org)
  • The Microscopy Society of America (MSA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and advancement of techniques and applications of microscopy and microanalysis in all relevant scientific disciplines. (cambridge.org)
  • The Dartmouth Society of Investment and Economics (DSIE) is an undergraduate organization committed to promoting understanding of finance, economics, investment, and related areas on campus. (dartmouth.edu)
  • The London Missionary Society was founded in 1795 as a nondenominational organization dedicated to spreading the Christian faith in the non-European world. (britannica.com)
  • The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer. (cancer.ca)
  • Edward G. Jones, a neuroscientist at UC Irvine, has been elected president of the Society of Neuroscience, a worldwide organization of more than 26,000 scientists and physicians. (latimes.com)
  • The records include correspondence of the Society's secretaries regarding annual meetings and the re-organization of the Society in 1940 (1915 - 1941). (in.gov)
  • The National Colonization Society of America, (Founded at Washington, D.C., December, 1816-onwards) The most successful group, it became a nationwide organization which involved many well-known Americans. (wikipedia.org)
  • No Family History Societies or Genealogy Societies could be found for French Guiana. (familysearch.org)
  • Societies 2017 , 7 , 21. (mdpi.com)
  • In February 2017, Funding Societies expanded its reach to Malaysia, starting Funding Societies Malaysia, headed by Wong Kah Meng, CEO of FSMY. (wikipedia.org)
  • The General Society of Mayflower Descendants was formed in 1897 and in addition to Canada, has state societies in every American state and the District of Columbia. (cyndislist.com)
  • These patterns of behavior within a given society are known as societal norms . (wikipedia.org)
  • Since that time, many local and state societies have followed in our footsteps to represent radiologists and radiation oncologists in their respective localities. (constantcontact.com)
  • Please click here to make a general donation to 2019 Cupcake Day Kitchener-Waterloo Humane Society. (convio.net)
  • The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society presents National Cupcake Day™ on behalf SPCA's & Humane Societies and rescue groups across Canada. (convio.net)
  • with both the Humane Society and the Rascal Unit! (facebook.com)
  • Hardin County Humane Society shared a link . (facebook.com)
  • Hardin County Humane Society shared Critter Crusaders 's post . (facebook.com)
  • Although the tuberculosis case trol and endorsed by the Infectious Disease Society of America. (cdc.gov)
  • In establishing its rules, each classification society may draw upon the advice and review of members of the industry who are considered expert in their field. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Members of these societies may apply for tickets to use UCL Library Services. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Vegetarian Society (Singapore) is a Public Group with 6684 members. (yahoo.com)
  • Large scale agricultural development, which allows members of society time for specialized skill sets. (wikipedia.org)
  • a given society may be described as the sum total of such relationships among its constituent of members. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Seattle Robotics Society is a Public Group with 3214 members. (yahoo.com)
  • Now more than 2,800 members strong, the society honors Joseph Coolidge Shaw, S.J., who helped establish Boston College with his legacy gifts of books and the proceeds of his life insurance policy. (bc.edu)
  • The mission of this society is to improve the pregnancy-related outcomes of women and neonates through the support of obstetric anesthesiology research, the provision of education to its members, other providers, and pregnant women, and the promotion of excellence in clinical anesthetic care. (lww.com)
  • IEEE members receive special prices for Society memberships. (ieee.org)
  • Please scroll down to see the list of featured publications available to Society members. (ieee.org)
  • Individual subscriptions to CSDL are offered exclusively to Computer Society members. (computer.org)
  • Computer Society members always get the lowest price. (computer.org)
  • Learn about our members, events, partners and keep up to date with Centre for Death & Society news. (bath.ac.uk)
  • Learn about the history of the Korean Hanbok and enjoy a live fashion show in this event exclusively for students and guests of the Houston Korean Education Center and for Asia Society members. (asiasociety.org)
  • Rule-governed artificial agent societies consisting of autonomous members are susceptible to rule violations, which can be seen as the acts of agents exercising their autonomy. (springer.com)
  • On the actual day of the festival all members of the society dress in the finery of their respective roles and march to Church for a service which precedes their parade through the streets before returning to the hall for their feasting or grande fete. (wikipedia.org)
  • View the latest updates from the Centre for Death & Society. (bath.ac.uk)
  • The Centre for Death & Society provides a forum for our community of researchers and practitioners to share their expertise in death, dying and bereavement. (bath.ac.uk)
  • View events relating to death, dying and bereavement held by Centre for Death & Society and other organisations. (bath.ac.uk)
  • You can find details of useful resources and associated organisations who have a shared interest in death and dying with our Centre for Death & Society. (bath.ac.uk)
  • If you're an early career researcher examining topics related to death and dying, then you can create a formal link with our Centre for Death & Society. (bath.ac.uk)
  • Find out more about the research we undertake at the Centre for Death & Society. (bath.ac.uk)
  • View the current research projects being undertaken by researchers within and associated with the Centre for Death & Society (CDAS). (bath.ac.uk)
  • View a full listing of all publications related to the Centre for Death & Society. (bath.ac.uk)
  • The Centre for Death & Society is a leading research Centre for research related to death, dying and society. (bath.ac.uk)
  • PUBLIC Join us for a discussion with Jeffrey Wilson of Perth USAsia Centre, Wendy Cutler of Asia Society Policy Institute, and Mukund Narayanamurti of Austrade, on the challenges of geoeconomics and emerging supply chains in Southeast Asia. (asiasociety.org)
  • Societies construct patterns of behavior by deeming certain actions or speech as acceptable or unacceptable. (wikipedia.org)
  • American Cancer Society researchers are looking at data in new ways - leading them to discover urgent issues in colorectal cancer. (cancer.org)
  • This brochure aimed at the general public demonstates how UCLouvain social sciences researchers join forces with many civil society actors, and what impact their work is making on society. (uclouvain.be)
  • Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies have been working for some time on projects that explore the role of expectations in driving economic and social dynamics. (mpg.de)
  • The Biophysical Society, founded in 1958, is a professional, scientific Society established to lead development and dissemination of knowledge in biophysics. (newswise.com)
  • The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology helps you excel at all stages of your scientific career through networking, professional development, meetings, journals and leadership opportunities. (asbmb.org)
  • The American Society for Engineering Education has offered the National Effective Teaching Institute (NETI) since 1991, and the American Society of Civil Engineers has offered the Excellence in Civil Engineering Education Teaching Workshop (ExCEEd) since 1999. (carleton.edu)
  • The Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists (SOCCA) formerly American Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists, was founded in 1986 to address the unique concerns of intensivists before the American Society of Anesthesiologists. (lww.com)
  • The American Cancer Society (ACS) was originally established as the American Society for the Control of Cancer in 1913, and became the ACS in 1945. (healthfinder.gov)
  • The increase in populations in these societies meant that the society was too big to rely on interpersonal and informal connections to resolve disputes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The libraries of several learned societies have been deposited in UCL Library Services, and in most cases are integrated into the same sequence as UCL books. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • The BSHS is the main organisation in the British Isles working to bring together people with an interest in the histories of science, technology and medicine and their changing relationship with society. (bshs.org.uk)
  • The main objective of the Gita is to help people struggling in the darkness of ignorance cross the ocean of transmigration and reach the spiritual shore of liberation while living and working in the society. (sacred-texts.com)
  • The prevalent theory which explains the start of complex societies is the pressure exuded by warfare or a method to organize a population of approximately more than 150. (wikipedia.org)
  • This video explains in details the ministry of the Canadian Bible Society. (youtube.com)
  • An important new piece in Foreign Affairs magazine by Asia Society President Kevin Rudd explains why a strategic dialogue between the U.S., Japan, India, and Australia 'is one of the most consequential challenges to Chinese ambitions in the years ahead. (asiasociety.org)
  • With your support, the MS Society of Canada is committed to improving the lives of Canadians with multiple sclerosis and accelerating the high-quality research that could end MS. Please help us build a future that's free from MS. (mssociety.ca)
  • The Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia is one of the fastest growing anesthesia organizations, responding to the education and research needs of perioperative physicians practicing ambulatory anesthesia. (lww.com)
  • The Econometric Society Monographs series is designed to promote the publication of original research contributions of high quality in economic theory and theoretical and applied econometrics. (cambridge.org)
  • We are a non-profit, hereditary state society dedicated to preserving and recording our Mayflower ancestors through historical research, genealogy, and education. (cyndislist.com)
  • History of the Crimean War Research Society. (lulu.com)
  • To make new collaborations happen in order to take up on more challenges, but also allow the general public to fully understand why social science research as it is conducted at UCLouvain is essential for our societies. (uclouvain.be)
  • The ten human and social sciences research institutes of UCLouvain are presented into details into individual brochures, acting as their ID projecting their own interests, networks, major projects and interactions with society. (uclouvain.be)
  • Creditor Protection and the Dynamics of the Distribution in Oligarchic Societies ," IEW - Working Papers 264, Institute for Empirical Research in Economics - University of Zurich. (repec.org)
  • [7] The groups would then create symbols of either language, clothing or ideology to identify who belongs to the group and where are their position in the society. (wikipedia.org)
  • The course is taught in the heart of London, with immediate access to King's hospitals and laboratories, and close to government, health policy think-tanks, patient advocacy groups, medical and scientific societies, and the private health sector. (kcl.ac.uk)
  • Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe speaks at the start of a conference of parties and civic society groups reviewing a draft constitution that, if adopted, will lead to Zimbabwe's next election, at a hotel in Harare, October 22, 2012. (voanews.com)
  • The societies originated in the time of slavery as co-operative work groups created for mutual support, and assistance in time of trouble. (wikipedia.org)
  • 28/06/2016 - Poor skills severely reduce a person's chance of a better-paying and more-rewarding job, and have a major impact on how the benefits of economic growth are shared within societies. (oecd.org)
  • In January 2016, Funding Societies launched Modalku, which means "My Capital" in Bahasa Indonesia to reach out to SMEs in the Indonesian Market. (wikipedia.org)
  • Funding Societies raised S$ 10 million in series A funding in August 2016 led by Sequoia India and Alpha JWC Ventures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Funding Societies secured a partnership with DBS Bank in April 2016. (wikipedia.org)
  • 7 Each contributor to the funds of the society, including the parent company, has the right to vote at general meetings of the society, on the occasions and subject to the restrictions and conditions as determined by the bylaws. (bclaws.ca)
  • The Canadian Society of Mayflower Descendants was established in 1980 when it became the first Mayflower society to be formed outside of the United States. (cyndislist.com)
  • Official Minnesota Society of Mayflower Descendants website. (cyndislist.com)
  • Conclusions suggest that recognizing diversity in successful aging futures is important in shaping responses to the challenges of aging societies, and presents an opportunity for critical cultural gerontology to join with its theoretical allies in imagining more inclusive alternatives. (mdpi.com)
  • Chemical Society Seminar: Davit Potoyan - Multi-scale computational studies of assembly, regulation, and phase separation in the cell nucleus. (mcgill.ca)
  • The focuses of this Society are on the theory and application of electronics, controls, communications, instrumentation, and computational intelligence to industrial and manufacturing systems and processes. (ieee.org)
  • The Drinan Society recognizes loyal donors who have made gifts to Boston College Law School for two or more consecutive years. (bc.edu)
  • Chemical Society Seminar: Kevin Stampelcoskie - What's Next for Ag/Au Metal Clusters? (mcgill.ca)
  • How can public and private actors, including national and local governments, work together to build sustainable cities for ageing societies? (oecd.org)
  • The preface to the 'Country Reports' that year enthused about the rise of transnational human rights networks of both public and private actors that had 'helped develop what may over time become an international civil society capable of working with governments, international institutions, and multinational corporations to promote both democracy and the standards embodied in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. (rferl.org)
  • Governments must improve their education system and work with business and unions to develop fair and inclusive policies so that everyone can participate fully in society. (oecd.org)
  • In these seminar remarks, the speaker discusses market failure and non-market failure, the relationship between these failures and society, the mix between markets and governments in economic and social systems, and Spain's macroeconomic conditions. (rand.org)
  • Before human beings developed complex societies, they lived in primitive societies. (wikipedia.org)
  • History, Politics and Society' deals with the affairs of human beings. (answers.com)
  • The Woodstock Literature Society was founded in 2009 with the aim of presenting high quality talks on literature to local book lovers, offering time to socialise after the talk with refreshment (a glass of wine at evening talks/tea and cake at afternoon talks). (google.com)
  • At the same time, depending on the size of your gift, there are a number of benefits that are open to you, including membership in one of our giving societies and invitations to exclusive events. (bc.edu)
  • This involves a vast variety of manifestations for all national cultures and societies over an extended time period, i.e., attributes that span the variety of possible sociocultural phenomena which are significant in having social meaning. (hawaii.edu)
  • To explore the interplay between law and society, we need to study how both co-evolve over time. (nature.com)
  • This is an exciting opportunity to join our creative Activities team as a Society Co-ordinator in a full-time role, supporting student-led societies in the Students' Union . (bath.ac.uk)
  • Furthermore, the two societies were vaguely inspired by two mystic orders that were active at the time in Europe, Rosicrucianism and Freemasonry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Like many in our global community, Asia Society faces significant financial impact due to the coronavirus crisis. (asiasociety.org)
  • Creditor protection and the dynamics of the distribution in oligarchic societies ," Journal of Economic Growth , Springer, vol. 14(4), pages 313-344, December. (repec.org)
  • Creditor Protection and the Dynamics of the Distribution in Oligarchic Societies ," DEGIT Conference Papers c011_052, DEGIT, Dynamics, Economic Growth, and International Trade. (repec.org)
  • Classification societies are organizations that establish and apply technical standards in relation to the design, construction and survey of marine related facilities including ships and offshore structures. (globalsecurity.org)
  • University officials said the society, founded in 1970, is the world's largest and most prestigious dedicated to understanding the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nervous system. (latimes.com)
  • You can also find local society addresses by using directories cited in the United States Societies Wiki article. (familysearch.org)
  • While many informal factors influence how people interact, modern societies rely upon law as a primary mechanism to formally control human behaviour. (nature.com)
  • Modern societies rely upon law as the primary mechanism to control their development and manage their conflicts. (nature.com)
  • Other meetings include collaborations with institutions and societies at home and abroad. (bshs.org.uk)
  • I am a member of the ASBMB because of the community the society provides along with a wealth of knowledge and resources. (asbmb.org)
  • At its broadest, wealth (which some may conceptualize as modernization or economic development) 5 underlies economic, technological, scientific, educational, residential, and nutritional manifestations, as well as the urbanization and bureaucratization of societies. (hawaii.edu)
  • For further information about the wealth of Music and Arts societies that are on offer look through the listings. (imperial.ac.uk)
  • While earlier large-scale quantitative work focused on analysing an individual snapshot of laws enacted by national parliaments 20 , 21 , collections of snapshots offer a window into the dynamic interaction between law and society. (nature.com)
  • T he Historical Society is pleased to announce the fourth Felix E. Hirsch Travel Grant competition to support graduate student travel to The Historical Society's conference in Baltimore, Maryland, in June 2008. (bu.edu)
  • Society activities include campus stargazing roughly twice a month with the society's 16-inch and 8-inch telescopes, quarterly off-campus outings away from urban light pollution, safe solar observations, special viewings of unusual astronomical activity, and visits to local astronomy talks. (stanford.edu)
  • 4 (1) A society may change the society's name by ordinary resolution passed at a general meeting and with the approval in writing of the registrar. (bclaws.ca)
  • 5) Any legal proceedings that might have been continued or commenced against the society under the society's former name may be continued or commenced against the society under its new name. (bclaws.ca)
  • 8 (1) After the society's incorporation, every society has the power that the society's bylaws provide to form a fund. (bclaws.ca)
  • The Stanford Astronomical Society ( SAS ), the campus astronomy club, was founded in 2000. (stanford.edu)
  • Campus star gazing with Stanford Astronomical Society. (stanford.edu)