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*  Acute fatty liver of pregnancy
It is thought to be caused by a disordered metabolism of fatty acids by mitochondria in the mother, caused by long-chain 3- ... Fesenmeier MF, Coppage KH, Lambers DS, Barton JR, Sibai BM (2005). "Acute fatty liver of pregnancy in 3 tertiary care centers ... termed oedema). This may progress to involvement of additional systems, including acute renal failure, hepatic encephalopathy, ... Deficiency of LCHAD (3-hydroxyacyl-CoA dehydrogenase) leads to an accumulation of medium and long chain fatty acids. When this ...
*  Chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome
The bacterial infection theory that for so long had held sway in this field was shown to be unimportant in a 2003 study from ... The annual prevalence in the general population of chronic pelvic pain syndrome is 0.5%. 38% of primary care providers, when ... In 2007, the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) began using the umbrella term Urologic ... He, L.; Wang, Y.; Long, Z.; Jiang, C. (Dec 2009). "Clinical Significance of IL-2, IL-10, and TNF-alpha in Prostatic Secretion ...
*  Nursing home care
... www.ontario.ca/page/find-long-term-care-home Find a long-term care home "NHS Continuing Healthcare, NHS funded healthcare and ... As medical care is publicly funded in Canada, all long-term care facilities receive funding from provincial governments for the ... To combat these long stays in short term settings, board-and-care homes began to convert into something more public and ... Long-term care facilities exist under three major types: privately owned, non-profit/charitable, and municipal. Regardless of ...
*  Joan Costa-i-Font
ISBN 9780415667654 " Financing long-term care in Europe: institutions, markets and models" with Courbage, C. Palgrave Macmillan ... 2010) Oxford University Press "Reforming Long-term Care in Europe". (2011) [Wiley] "Dr Joan Costa-i-Font". Retrieved 2014-01-12 ... ISBN 9780262035651 "Federalism and decentralization in European health and social care" with Scott Greer. Palgrave Macmillan, ...
*  Ontario Disability Support Program
"The Ontario Drug Benefit (ODB program)". Ministry of Health and Long Term Care-Government of Ontario. Retrieved 15 October 2014 ... care for self and participation in the community Healthcare professionals who are approved to complete both the Health Status ... children under the individual's care, or a spouse.[citation needed] The ODSP benefit has two main components:[citation needed] ... a co-payment may apply Dental coverage Vision care (including assistance with the purchase of eyeglasses) Medical ...
*  Death Without Dignity
Marshall B. Kapp (24 January 2006). "Malpractice Liability in Long-Term Care: A Changing Environment" (PDF). Creighton Law ... "Malpractice Liability in Long-Term Care: A Changing Environment." Publishers Weekly called Death Without Dignity an "exposition ... Steven Long. "Out of Control , Steven Long , Macmillan". Us.macmillan.com. Retrieved 3 March 2013. Death Without Dignity on ... It was Long's first book, written while he was publisher and editor of the alternative weekly newspaper In Between. Death ...
*  Lin Ching-yi
Yu-fu, Chen; Chin, Jonathan (9 January 2017). "Smokers to pay for long-term care plan via taxes". Taipei Times. Hsiao, Ting-fan ...
*  Airdrie, North Lanarkshire
Wester Moffat Hospital provides long term care for the elderly. Adjacent to Monklands Hospital is Maggie's Lanarkshire, part of ... St Andrew's Hospice is a palliative care unit with a strong emphasis on cancer care. It is operated by the Sisters of Charity ... Out of School Care & Playranger Streetplay These community centres are maintained by North Lanarkshire Council: Beechbank CC - ... whose works inspired Bram Stoker's Dracula and coined the term Nosferatu John Graham, 1st Viscount of Dundee - also known as ' ...
*  Sk√¶vinge
Stuart, Mary; Weinrich, Michael (1 August 2001). "Home- and Community-Based Long-Term Care: Lessons From Denmark". ... It was evaluated by the Danish Institute of Health Care in 1997. The project had two main features: Health care was made ... day care, rehabilitation, 24-hour home care, and assisted living organised in three geographical teams. Nursing home staff were ... Nursing homes and home care organizations were no longer staffed separately. Between 1985 and 1997 the number of nursing home ...
*  Danville State Hospital
In 1976, a Long Term Care Facility (Licensed Nursing Home) was opened to address the needs of geriatric patients who no longer ... The Long Term Care Facility closed on May 12, 1998. Since 1985 this hospital has had full accreditation from JCAHO, Medicare, ... received full approval of the Central Inspection Board of the American Psychiatric Association for excellence in patient care. ... were considered to be in need of psychiatric care. ...
*  Sapovirus
... was identified in 21 outbreaks (23 percent), with 66 percent of these occurring in long term care facilities. Close ... it has been found in long term care facilities. This could be due to a lack of personal hygiene and sanitation measures. ... "Sapovirus Outbreaks in Long-Term Care Facilities, Oregon and Minnesota, USA, 2002-2009". Emerging Infectious Diseases. 18 (5): ... The researchers further explain that while the proportion of sapovirus occurring in the long term care facilities is high, it ...
*  United Hospital Fund
... and Long-Term Care". Health Affairs. 29 (1): 116-124. doi:10.1377/hlthaff.2009.0520. PMID 20048369. Alderman L. "Aftercare Tips ... and grantmaking focus on health care, primarily in New York. Its research addresses health insurance coverage, health care ... The United Hospital Fund of New York (UHF) is a nonprofit organization that focuses on improving health care in New York. It ... The Fund's Aging in Place initiative, begun in 2000, explores ways to provide health care and social services to seniors in ...
*  Cruzan v. Director, Missouri Department of Health
Surgeons inserted a feeding tube for her long-term care. In 1988, Cruzan's parents asked her doctors to remove her feeding tube ... from The Oyez Project Summary of the Cruzan case with links to information about Missouri's health care laws Frontline: The ...
*  History of Alberta
They emphasized the treatment of tuberculosis through long-term care. There was a strong link between federal Indian health ... The goal was to maximize the long-term yield, as well as to protect small producers. In 1947 an even bigger field opened at ... Long-term economic growth was stimulated by the construction through Edmonton of two additional transcontinental railroads, ... Because health care was not provided by treaty with the Canadian government, First Nations reserve residents in the early 20th ...
*  Pat Kreitlow
Long Term Care and Privacy committees. Kreitlow served as chair of the committee on Rural Issues and Information Technology and ...
*  Antiviral drug
... www.cdc.gov/flu/toolkit/long-term-care/strategies.htm. Updated 7 September 2016. Accessed 17 September 2016. Diekema DS (2005 ... Overall, national guidelines regarding infection control and management standardize care and improve patient and health care ... Brand, F N; Smith, R T; Brand, P A (1 January 1977). "Effect of economic barriers to medical care on patients' noncompliance". ... Antiviral drugs are one class of antimicrobials, a larger group which also includes antibiotic (also termed antibacterial), ...
*  Human metapneumovirus
Numerous outbreaks of HMPV have been reported in long-term care facilities for children and adults, causing fatalities. The ... "A Summer Outbreak of Human Metapneumovirus Infection in a Long-Term-Care Facility". The Journal of Infectious Diseases. 196 (5 ... "An Outbreak of Severe Respiratory Tract Infection Due to Human Metapneumovirus in a Long-Term Care Facility". Clinical ... "Epidemiology of Human Metapneumovirus in a Pediatric Long-Term Care Facility". Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology. 33 (6 ...
*  Lucy Johnston
"Shame care tsar to run 250 homes", Sunday Express, 31 July 2011. "Elderly People (Long-Term Care)", House of Commons, 16 ... She has conducted undercover investigations for the newspaper, including one in 2001 where she took a job as a care assistant ... at the time a government adviser on care of the elderly, later sold the company and resigned from his government post. She has ... in Lynde House, a nursing home owned by Westminster Health Care, which was headed by Chai Patel. Her story was highly critical ...
*  Dham Talwandi Khurd
SGB Children's Home provides long term care to orphan/abandoned children. Jagdeep Singh worked with SOS Children's Villages ... A group of 7-8 children live under care of a dedicated woman who has devoted her life for the cause of needy children. A major ... He played a key role in setting up SOS Children's Villages in Punjab (Rajpura, for children affected by a long spell of social ... An experienced social worker in the field of child care, Jagdeep Singh provided vital inputs to bring up this wonderful ...
*  Mon Sheong Foundation
Its long-term care facilities mainly provide services to Chinese seniors. The foundation's services include: quality long-term ... MSF services are now in some degree of competition, in terms of donations and support, with Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care ... care services for seniors at three facilities (Toronto, Scarborough and Richmond Hill) with a total of 457 beds Adult day ...
*  List of Washington initiatives to the people
A) 1029, concerns long-term care services for the elderly and persons with disabilities. (A) 1033, concerns property taxes. (R ... A) 1163 to require background checks for long-term care workers. (A) 1125 to restrict toll rate tax uses and increases (Tim ... "home care quality authority" to regulate home care of the elderly and disabled (A) 776, setting license tab fees at $30 per ... 773, imposing additional taxes on cigarettes and wholesale tobacco products, to be spent on expanded health care services for ...
*  Columbia Falls, Montana
"Montana Veterans' Home - Columbia Falls". Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services - Senior & Long Term Care. ...
*  Netsmart Technologies
... developers of a long-term care electronic health record product. "Netsmart heading to Great River". Long Island Business News. ... "Netsmart expands long-term care offerings with acquisition of Missouri company". Kansas City Business Journal. Retrieved 5 ... In 1989, CSM had stopped sharing physical facilities with the rest of ACT and relocated to Islip, New York on Long Island. CSM ... "Netsmart Tech, on a roll, notches 23rd straight profit". Long Island Business News. May 14, 2004. "Judge Bars a Buyout Vote at ...
*  Waukesha County, Wisconsin
It also provides publicly funded long-term care to county residents. Airport The Waukesha County Airport serves commercial and ...
*  Journal of the American Medical Directors Association
Experience Brief Reports Quality Improvement in Long Term Care Long Term Care Around the Globe Controversies in Long Term Care ... It produces JAMDA (first known as the Annals of Long term Care, then renamed the Journal of the American Medical Directors ... The journal covers all aspects of long term care and geriatrics. JAMDA's readership includes internists, family/general ... practitioners, nurses, rehabilitation therapists, researchers and persons interested in caring for older persons. The journal ...