• 2017
  • Andre Goy, M.D., MS., chairman and director, lymphoma division chief and chief science officer at the John Theurer Cancer Center, was honored as Education Hero at NJBIZ's 2017 Healthcare Heroes. (hackensackmeridianhealth.org)
  • During a Paradigm Spine-sponsored webinar on March 29, 2017, Hallett Mathews, MD, MBA, New York City-based Paradigm Spine's chief medical officer, and Devon Billeter, Paradigm Spine's Midwest/Central US Medical Science Liaison, highlighted how Paradigm Spine leverages medical science liaisons to connect patients with the coflex® Interlaminar Stabilization® device. (beckersspine.com)
  • researchers
  • Nurses and midwives have been telling researchers for years that they want to deliver research based care, but that they find it difficult to access the research. (bmj.com)
  • Housed within the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), HIVMA represents the interests of HIV health care providers and researchers and their patients by promoting quality in HIV care and by advocating for policies that ensure a comprehensive and humane response to the HIV/AIDS pandemic informed by science and social justice. (choosingwisely.org)
  • He was a member of groups of international researchers developing standards to improve the quality of reporting of medical evidence (such as PRISMA) and to grade recommendations within clinical guidelines for medical decision-making (such as GRADE). (wikipedia.org)
  • world's
  • es in healthcare AI tools and techniques from the world's top innovators, and come away with a wealth of practical tips and actionable insights that will enable you and your institution or organization to become a pioneer in AI's transformation of healthcare. (medgadget.com)
  • Dr. Pecora is recognized internationally as one of the world's most foremost experts in blood and marrow stem cell transplantation, cellular medicine and immunology research. (hackensackmeridianhealth.org)
  • Lilly provides answers - through medicines and information - for some of the world's most urgent medical needs. (mdtmag.com)
  • specialty
  • In addition to its publications, SHM conducts surveys, prepares written analyses and offers discussion forums that aid in the overall development of the specialty of hospital medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • The specialty of hospital medicine is made up of a varied constituency with both overlapping and discrete educational needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Two-day summit assembling some of the most influential, high-profile and informative speakers in digital health and wellness, consumer electronics, media and a myriad of other leaders helping consumers, patients and care providers create better solutions, outcomes and lower healthcare costs worldwide. (medgadget.com)
  • Refusal to acknowledge this evidence and failure to provide treatment options to patients are the factors that caught the attention of the Connecticut Attorney General when he brought his antitrust lawsuit against the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) ( 11 ). (lymedisease.org)
  • We are so proud of all of our NJBIZ Healthcare Heroes who set the standard in providing high-quality care for our patients. (hackensackmeridianhealth.org)
  • The hospital launched a pilot this year under Dr. Pecora's leadership using IBM Watson for Oncology clinical decision support tool and Cota, a digital classification system developed at Hackensack Meridian Health to help oncologists make evidence-based and outcomes-based decisions for our cancer patients. (hackensackmeridianhealth.org)
  • Dr. Kanwar Gill's practice philosophy is being a strong advocate for his patients and always working in their best interests. (healthgrades.com)
  • He keeps patients well informed about their healthcare by providing them education and unbiased information derived from evidence based medicine. (healthgrades.com)
  • Dr. Gill has done extensive research in Disruptive Innovation in healthcare sector with a focus on : Integrating healthcare data into clinical and non-clinical diagnostics seamlessly at both its level of entry as well as exit to assist in designing cost effective processes for the end user (including Hospitals, Health Care Professionals, Insurers, TPAs, Employers and Patients). (healthgrades.com)
  • citation needed] In the case of decisions which applied to groups of patients or populations, the guidelines and policies would usually be developed by committees of experts, but there was no formal process for determining the extent to which research evidence should be considered or how it should be merged with the beliefs of the committee members. (wikipedia.org)
  • These areas of research increased awareness of the weaknesses in medical decision making at the level of both individual patients and populations, and paved the way for the introduction of evidence-based methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • We know that patients use terminology that is very different than the way healthcare professionals use terminology. (medgadget.com)
  • In many countries with modern medical technology, healthcare systems are facing enormous difficulties in meeting demands such as distributing resources and providing adequate care due to the large number of patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rising costs of medical services, technology, and medication are becoming unaffordable for many patients, preventing these individuals from receiving adequate healthcare. (wikipedia.org)
  • Humanistic medicine attempts to complement physical treatment by connecting with patients through empathy, patience, and compassion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patient empowerment seeks to create an equal partnership between doctors and their patients, placing values at the center of the healthcare encounter. (wikipedia.org)
  • Recognizing that healthcare errors impact 1 in every 10 patients around the world, the World Health Organization calls patient safety an endemic concern. (wikipedia.org)
  • More recently, he has advanced an agenda for monitoring health outcomes, so that patients, providers, and payers can make health care decisions based on real information about what treatments and providers are actually effective. (wikipedia.org)
  • CUE provides leadership to other efforts aimed at involving patients in the research process, strengthening the voice of consumers in healthcare research, which has been called for over two decades but which has not always been successfully implemented free of commercial influence. (wikipedia.org)
  • CUE has created a series of short videos based on real-life interactions between professionals and patients participating on advisory panels. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • We're trying to take our very nice art of medicine and turn it into an engineered process," said Dr. G. Daniel Martich, vice president of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's electronic medical records project. (medgadget.com)
  • He then studied Medicine at the University of Melbourne. (wikipedia.org)
  • Silagy spent two years at Oxford University as Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Scholar in medicine before returning to Australia in 1993 to take up the foundation chair of general practice at Flinders University at the age of 33. (wikipedia.org)
  • He also serves as chairman of Oncology for Seton Hall-Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine, which is scheduled to welcome its first class next year, and is a professor of medicine at Georgetown University in Washington D.C. (hackensackmeridianhealth.org)
  • He was Professor of Medicine and Paediatrics, then Head of the Department of Clinical Immunology at Yale University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Returning to Australia, he became Head of the Department of Medicine and the Clinical Dean at the University of New South Wales and Director of Medicine at Sydney's Prince of Wales Hospital, the University's major teaching hospital, for over twenty years. (wikipedia.org)
  • In retirement he is an Emeritus Professor of Medicine of the University. (wikipedia.org)
  • He gained his medical degree (MB, BS in Medicine and Surgery) from the University of Sydney, graduating in 1964. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1985 he returned to Australia as Professor of Medicine and Head of the School of Medicine at the University of New South Wales. (wikipedia.org)
  • David Henry Gorski is an American surgical oncologist, Professor of surgery at Wayne State University School of Medicine, and a surgical oncologist at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, specializing in breast cancer surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gorski is currently a Professor of Surgery and Oncology at the Wayne State University School of Medicine, whose laboratory conducts research on transcriptional regulation of vascular endothelial cell phenotype, as well as the role of metabotropic glutamate receptors in breast cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • After completing her PhD in 1989, Dickersin moved to the University of Maryland, School of Medicine, in Baltimore, first to the Department of Ophthalmology and later to the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1998, she moved to Brown University School of Medicine where she launched the Center for Clinical Trials and Evidence-Based Healthcare. (wikipedia.org)
  • Alessandro Liberati graduated from the University of Milan in 1978 with a degree in Medicine, and obtained a postgraduate degree in Hygiene and Preventive Medicine from the same university in 1982. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the same time he served as Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Minnesota, where he founded the program in Pediatric Neurology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Summit
  • Join us in Boston this January 18-19 for our AI in Healthcare Summit, an industry-leading event uniquely seated at the burgeoning intersection of healthcare and cutting-edge technologies. (medgadget.com)
  • education
  • In the 2000 Queen's Birthday honours list he was made an Officer in the Order of Australia for service to medicine, particularly in the areas of research and education, and in developments in the field of evidence-based medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • SHM provides continuing education and industry updates for hospitalists in its monthly publication, The Hospitalist, and peer-reviewed journal for hospital medicine, the Journal of Hospital Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • They have been selected because of: Personal character, positions of honor, contributions towards furthering the goals of the Society of Hospital Medicine, distinction in practice education, medical research, and other achievements in science or in the art of hospital medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Again in collaboration with Zadig, to speed up the diffusion of EBM, Liberati launched a free-access continuous medical education e-learning system, based on Clinical Evidence, called ECCE (the Italian acronym for Continuing Education Clinical Evidence). (wikipedia.org)
  • prevention
  • Rather than focusing on diagnosis and treatment, NBCC advocates for more research into the environmental causes of breast cancer and cancer prevention. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health care or healthcare is the maintenance or improvement of health via the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in human beings. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • However, they were also widely criticized by colleagues for relying too heavily on anecdotal evidence rather than serious academic research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicine has a long tradition of both basic and clinical research that dates back at least to Avicenna and more recently to protestant reformation exegesis of the 17th and 18th centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the same article, Hunt noted that the phrase "nursing should become a research-based profession" had already become a cliché! (bmj.com)
  • We have learned that it is not sufficient to give nursing students a few lectures on the process of doing research and then expect them to use that knowledge throughout their careers in an ongoing process of gathering and interpreting research evidence and implementing findings. (bmj.com)
  • He is currently their managing editor, and has posted on issues at the intersection of medicine and pseudoscience, including the anti-vaccination movement, alternative therapies, and cancer research and treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Later, in 2002, research into the long-term effects of estrogen on post-menopausal women, the Women's Health Initiative, produced evidence that there were serious side effects. (wikipedia.org)
  • behalf
  • A tireless advocate for evidence based medicine, Dr. Gibbons has provided critical advice on the association's behalf to agencies including the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. (blogspot.com)
  • An integral role of SHM has been the development of policy and position statements to address the concerns and issues of hospitalists and advocating on behalf of hospitalists before government and regulatory agencies. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1996
  • For his services, he was presented with the 1993 MBC Minority Person of the Year Award, the 1996 SBA Small Business Administration, Minority Small Business Advocate of the Year Award and the 1999 Protocol Foundation Certificate of Recognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • epidemiologist
  • He was the first and the youngest native East and Central African epidemiologist in the field of tropical medicine and infectious diseases-both as researcher and a clinical practitioner in the spread, control, and eradication of infectious agents. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed
  • citation needed] A substantial fraction of older people, taking their cue from alternative medicine, purchase and use herbal supplements and other products which promise relief from the incidents and dangers of aging. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] The crux of humanistic medicine is "holistic healing"-defined as treating not only the body but acknowledging the soul as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • empirical
  • Bombardieri D, Easthope G. Convergence between orthodox and alternative medicine: a theoretical elaboration and empirical test. (wikipedia.org)
  • organizations
  • In keeping with its role as a consumer-scientist partnership, CUE maintains a clearinghouse function, which places consumers in contact with healthcare professional organizations so their voices might be incorporated into important healthcare decisions. (wikipedia.org)
  • principles
  • The law reflects many of the principles and priorities which NBCC adopted in the Framework and includes important language, which NBCC's advocates worked hard to have included, requiring educated consumers have representation on any committees, boards, panels or commissions formed under the law. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1999
  • In 1999, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academy of Sciences released a report, To Err is Human: Building a Safer Health System. (wikipedia.org)
  • policies
  • Chronologically, the first is the insistence on explicit evaluation of evidence of effectiveness when issuing clinical practice guidelines and other population-level policies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Countries and jurisdictions have different policies and plans in relation to the personal and population-based health care goals within their societies. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • Dr. Grundy explained that he developed the model by looking for the pain and suffering in the current healthcare delivery system and working to change it in "profoundly different ways. (medgadget.com)
  • Earlier, when looking at the U.S. healthcare system, Dr. Grundy came to the conclusion that "we in the United States were dead last and we were dead last at twice the price of any other civilized nation on the face of the earth. (medgadget.com)
  • Our goal, with [Paul Grundy, MD]'s leadership, is to understand what is necessary to support the transformation of healthcare to the patient-centered evidence-based outcome-based system that actually makes people healthy and reduces cost," Kohn said. (medgadget.com)
  • and advocating, proposing, and promoting changes to the healthcare system that lead to better care by hospitalists. (wikipedia.org)
  • science
  • He founded the Australian Health Care Reform Alliance, and is the founding president of the Friends of Science in Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is the author of a blog, Respectful Insolence, and is the managing editor of the website Science-Based Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2008 Gorski used his real name when he started blogging at Science-Based Medicine (he continues to use Orac for Respectful Insolence). (wikipedia.org)
  • Humanistic medicine strives to create ideal and balanced care that sacrifices neither cutting-edge science nor the gentle art of creating a caring relationship. (wikipedia.org)
  • Center
  • The article provides evidence which suggests doctors made as much as $200 per screen and that Medicare identified and closed the drug testing profit center. (bio-medicine.org)
  • As it turns out, IBM decided to locate a call center in Dubuque, Iowa-partly as a result of the low healthcare costs there. (medgadget.com)