• 1960s
  • The 1960s and 70s held relatively few technological improvements, but the 1980s marked the beginning of a period of advanced technological development that continues to the present day. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the disability rights movement itself began in the 1960s, advocacy for the rights of people with disabilities started much earlier and continues to the present. (wikipedia.org)
  • hospitals
  • Today, many hospitals and medical universities have their own standardized patient programs that employ part-time role-players trained to specific standards of interaction. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the United States, Gretchen Fraser began teaching skiing to amputees in army hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Medical College campus houses several hospitals and institutions, other than the Medical College Hospital (MCH), including the College of Nursing, College of Pharmaceutical sciences, Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram Dental College, Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology, Priyadarshini Institute of Paramedical Sciences and Sree Avittom Thirunal Hospital for Women and Children (SAT Hospital). (wikipedia.org)
  • skier
  • For a long time, disability skiing was restricted to amputees, but in 1969, blind skier Jean Eymere, a former ski instructor before he lost his eyesight, began a skiing program in Aspen, Colorado for blind skiers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Blind skiers use a guide, with the position of the guide relative to the skier depending on the class of the skier. (wikipedia.org)
  • veterans
  • Over the years Hanger developed and patented additional products for veterans and other amputees. (wikipedia.org)
  • The new wave of amputee veterans demanded better prosthetic options, and in 1946, the federal government began providing funds for research and development in prosthetics. (wikipedia.org)
  • This study is a prime example of how VA's research program is advancing medical knowledge in areas that are top priorities for Veterans. (mvarep.com)
  • 1999
  • It received the 1999 Nobel Peace Prize in recognition of its members' continued efforts to provide medical care in acute crises, as well as raising international awareness of potential humanitarian disasters. (wikipedia.org)
  • athlete
  • This policy was put into place in 2014, with the goal of avoiding last minute changes in classes that would negatively impact athlete training preparations. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgical
  • Surgical appliances and supplies manufacturing was the largest division of the medical device industry, accounting for more than 40 percent of sales. (highbeam.com)
  • A super-specialty block exclusively housing all the medical and surgical super-specialties of the college, has been completed and has started functioning as the OP block of the super-specialties from 1 July 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Groupe d'Intervention Médicale et Chirurgicale en Urgence ("Emergency Medical and Surgical Intervention Group") was formed in 1971 by French doctors who had worked in Biafra, to provide aid and to emphasize the importance of victims' rights over neutrality. (wikipedia.org)
  • deficit
  • 6,8,12,23 However, children with ASD also exhibit a significant social deficit, and researchers and clinicians continue to debate the extent to which the deficits in social interaction account for or contribute to the deficits in language production. (jove.com)
  • complete
  • She leads a remarkably active teenage life dancing, taking karate lessons, firing off e-mail all because the right side of her brain took over for the missing left, assuming complete responsibility for her speech, memory, motor control and learning. (missouristate.edu)
  • world
  • He most famously feuded with Hulk Hogan and The Undertaker in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), the Von Erich family in World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW) and Jerry Lawler (who created his gimmick) in the United States Wrestling Association (USWA), the latter leading to four USWA Unified World Heavyweight Championship reigns. (wikipedia.org)
  • They continue to support men's health initiatives around the world. (finder.com.au)
  • scenario
  • This program allowed doctors practice taking medical histories and conducting physical examinations by participating in a one-on-one scenario with a role-player. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • Wilt is with the Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center, and the University of Minnesota. (mvarep.com)
  • GAO investigated three key aspects of the IRB system: (1) the process for establishing an IRB, (2) the process through which researchers wishing to apply for federal funding assure HHS their human subjects research activities follow ethical principles and federal regulations, and (3) the process that medical research companies follow to get approval for conducting research on human subjects. (seniorwomen.com)
  • academic
  • The randomized trial involved 731 men and took place at 44 VA sites and eight academic medical centers nationwide. (mvarep.com)
  • Games
  • In 1998, para-alpine skiing classes for sitting and visually impaired skiers were added as full medal events after only having standing classes competing in previous Games. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • Howard Barrows invented the model for medical patient role-playing in 1963 at University of Southern California. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Medical College was initially affiliated to the University of Kerala, but the establishment of Kerala University of Health Sciences made the later batches from 2010, being inducted into the new Medical University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Besides public and church-affiliated schools, Harlingen students attend the University Preparatory School, the Marine Military Academy, Texas State Technical College, or Rio Grande Vocational and Rehabilitation Classes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Major
  • It is a major symptom in many medical conditions, and can interfere with a person's quality of life and general functioning. (wikipedia.org)
  • company
  • GAO investigated these three aspects of the IRB system by creating two fictitious companies (one IRB and one medical device company), phony company officials, counterfeit documents, and a fictitious medical device. (seniorwomen.com)
  • countries
  • In 2015, over 30,000 personnel - mostly local doctors, nurses and other medical professionals, logistical experts, water and sanitation engineers and administrators - provided medical aid in over 70 countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • This was a medical based classification system. (wikipedia.org)
  • A factoring system was created for para-alpine skiing to allow the three classification groupings to fairly compete against each other in the same race despite different functional skiing levels and medical problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Woolf suggests three classes of pain: nociceptive pain, inflammatory pain which is associated with tissue damage and the infiltration of immune cells, and pathological pain which is a disease state caused by damage to the nervous system or by its abnormal function (e.g. fibromyalgia, peripheral neuropathy, tension type headache, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • Field
  • There are four classes for track and eight for track and field. (wikipedia.org)
  • Field medical training, or Tactical Combat Casualty Care training utilizes role-players to portray wounded soldiers and civilians on the battlefield. (wikipedia.org)
  • race
  • Médecins Sans Frontières was founded in 1971, in the aftermath of the Biafra secession, by a small group of French doctors and journalists who sought to expand accessibility to medical care across national boundaries and irrespective of race, religion, creed or political affiliation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although
  • Although it continues to prove its importance in political life, the strategic use of nonviolent action is poorly understood. (google.com)
  • Care
  • These principles have allowed MSF to speak freely with respect to acts of war, corruption, or other hindrances to medical care or human well-being. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram (also known as is Thiruvananthapuram Medical College) in Thiruvananthapuram city, the capital of Kerala state, India. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • These classes are often combined with the combined classes of Category A and Category B. Class 3 is for paraplegics from D10 to L2, scoring between 5 and 9 points on Type 1 and Type 2 function tests. (wikipedia.org)
  • family
  • Medical role-players can also be used to portray distraught or bereaved family members of patients in emergency medicine scenarios, giving the learners practice in handling emotionally difficult or distracting situations. (wikipedia.org)
  • national
  • Regional Institute of Ophthalmology (RIO) is a part of medical college and is being upgraded to the status of national level independent institute. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • At the same time, Raymond Borel, the editor of the French medical journal TONUS, had started a group called Secours Médical Français ("French Medical Relief") in response to the 1970 Bhola cyclone, which killed at least 625,000 in East Pakistan (now Bangladesh). (wikipedia.org)
  • official
  • In official records, it was named simply Medical College (of Thiruvananthapuram) since it was the only medical institute in the state at its inception. (wikipedia.org)