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*  The rule of ignorance: a polemic on medicine, English health service policy, and history | The BMJ
... renowned for assessing cost effectiveness as well as safety and efficacy and seems a natural complement to the National Health ... Whereas before about 1970, the doctor took the decisions and the patient hoped for the best, patients now have to give informed ... consent, at least for operations and participation in research. And on the committees which oversee experiments in treatment, ... For much of medicine, though by no means all, we now have accessible collective judgments on the relative efficacy of remedies. ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/342/bmj.d997
*  Safety and Efficacy of Fecal Microbiome Transplantation (FMT) in the Treatment of Antibiotic Dependent Pouchitis (ADP) - Full...
U.S. National Library of Medicine. *U.S. National Institutes of Health ... The safety will be assessed in the randomized placebo controlled segment of the study over 16 weeks and if the patient should ... Participation in another clinical trial within the last 30 days, simultaneous participation in another clinical trial, or ... Safety and Efficacy of Fecal Microbiome Transplantation (FMT) in the Treatment of Antibiotic Dependent Pouchitis (ADP). The ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02782325
*  Petition · Stuttgart Integrative Health & Medicine Declaration · Change.org
There is growing and in many cases good evidence on efficacy, including quality of life, safety and cost-effectiveness of ... Integrative health and medicine affirms the importance of the practitioner-patient relationship, the empowerment and ... participation of patients, and emphasizes interprofessional collaboration, networks and teams.. The Stuttgart Congress ... Integrative Health and Medicine: Integrative health and medicine has emerged as a movement that focuses on the whole person, ...
  https://www.change.org/p/stuttgart-integrative-health-medicine-declaration?recruiter=45668362&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=share_twitter_responsive
*  Improving Long-Term Outcomes in Schizophrenia: The Role of Long-Acting Injectables Web Activity
... that mediation non adherence poses for the patient with schizophrenia and the health care system that supports that patient. It ... Jointly sponsored by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine, Global Medical Education and HealthmattersCME. ... All other healthcare professionals completing this course will be issued a statement of participation. ... efficacy and adverse events profiles of agents in order to assist clinicians in making informed choices. ...
  https://www.freecme.com/course/2014/Schizophrenia-Long-Acting-Injectables
*  Could Good Care Mean Withholding Information from Patients?, Jan 16 - AMA Journal of Ethics (formerly Virtual Mentor)
A physician may withhold information from a patient if he believes that he is acting in accordance with the patient's wishes ... Seiden SC, Galvan C, Lamm R. Role of medical students in preventing patient harm and enhancing patient safety. Qual Saf Health ... especially in research designed to evaluate the efficacy of a therapy. The goals of clinical medicine and research are ... This might create a "therapeutic misconception," in which study subjects mistakenly believe that their participation implies ...
  http://virtualmentor.ama-assn.org/2016/01/ecas1-1601.html
*  Maintenance of Certification - Wikipedia
There is no evidence to support any efficacy for maintenance of certification in enhancing patient safety and patient care ... Systematic Review: The Relationship between Clinical Experience and Quality of Health Care. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2005 ... Maintenance of Certification program participation. A growing number of hospitals and health systems are beginning to use ... strives to help physicians and other health care stakeholders address the critical need to enhance patient safety and patient ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maintenance_of_Certification
*  Virtual Clinical Trials: Challenges and Opportunities - A Workshop : Health and Medicine Division
... supporting the evaluation of efficacy and identification of safety issues of new drugs - and a necessary regulatory requirement ... Explore potential opportunities to use digital health tools to improve participation in trials, including:. * collaborative ... patient-centric clinical trials enterprise in light of digital health tools that could allow virtual clinical trials - e.g., ... elements of an IT infrastructure, such as integrating data from electronic health records, mobile health applications, remote ...
  http://nationalacademies.org/hmd/Activities/Research/DrugForum/2018-Nov-28.aspx
*  CME LLC Announces the Launch of the CME Activity Advances in the Management of Major Depressive... ( JERSEY CITY N.J. Jan. 18...
... medicine,advanced medical technology,medical laboratory technology,medical device technology,latest medical technology,Health ... Compare and contrast the long-term efficacy, safety, and tolerability of adjunctive therapies indicated for depression to ... Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ... An innovative secondary monitor solution, ZeroWire ... support the improvement of patient outcomes, procedural efficiency, and ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-technology-1/cme-llc-announces-the-launch-of-the-cme-activity-advances-in-the-management-of-major-depressive-disorders-23597-1/
*  Safety and Efficacy of Once-Daily Dosing of FoamOtic Cipro Compared to Twice-Daily Dosing of Ciloxan Ear Drops in Patients With...
U.S. National Library of Medicine. *U.S. National Institutes of Health ... Patient has a serious underlying disease.. *Patients with known history of immune dysfunction/deficiency and those receiving ... Current enrollment in an investigational drug or device study or participation in such a study within 30 days of entry into ... Safety and Efficacy of Once-Daily Dosing of FoamOtic Cipro Compared to Twice-Daily Dosing of Ciloxan Ear Drops in Patients With ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01157819?cond=%22Ear+Diseases%22&rank=4
*  Safety and Efficacy Study of Ladostigil in Mild to Moderate Probable Alzheimer's Disease - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials...
General health status acceptable for participation in a 12-month clinical trial and ability to swallow oral medication ... Information from the National Library of Medicine To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study ... A caregiver available and living in the same household or interacting with the patient daily and available if necessary to ... Safety and Efficacy Study of Ladostigil in Mild to Moderate Probable Alzheimer's Disease. This study has been completed. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01354691?term=alzheimer&rank=35
*  Safety and Efficacy of Bevacizumab in High-Risk Corneal Transplant Survival - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
U.S. National Library of Medicine. *U.S. National Institutes of Health ... Patient or legally authorized representative willing and able to provide written informed consent ... Participation in another simultaneous medical investigation or trial. Contacts and Locations. Information from the National ... Safety and Efficacy of Bevacizumab in High-Risk Corneal Transplant Survival. This study has been completed. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01072357
*  Clinical Trials | Encyclopedia.com
In a phase IV trial, called a post-marketing study, information is collected on the long-term safety and efficacy of the ... The cancer patient, his or her loved ones, and the patient's physician must weigh the risks and benefits when deciding whether ... SEE ALSO Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Drugs; Human Subjects Research.. BIBLIOGRAPHY. Angell, Marcia. (1997). "The ... A typical clinical trial involves medical doctors and nurses, although social workers and other health care workers may also ...
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/divisions-diagnostics-and-procedures/medicine/clinical-trials
*  Increasing Contraception Utilization Among Women Prescribed Teratogenic Medications - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
The patient will also be given information about contraception, efficacy of rates of each contraceptive method and the safety ... Typically, the CTIS Pregnancy Health Information Line in the Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine at the University of ... If the patient consents to participation, she will be contacted one week, one month and three months after the initial ... When the patient is contacted by the CTIS Pregnancy Health Information specialist, a brief patient interview will be conducted ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01624155?recr=Open&intr=contraception&rank=9
*  Prescription Drug Abuse: Executive Summary of a Policy Position Paper From the American College of Physicians | Annals of...
Rethinking opioid prescribing to protect patient safety and public health.. JAMA. 2012 ... The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is responsible for ensuring the safety and effectiveness of medicines, including ... Physician participation in this training would be voluntary. In addition, physicians will be required to make available FDA- ... Furthermore, evidence for long-term efficacy is lacking (12). Concerns about pain being underdiagnosed and undertreated remain ...
  http://annals.org/aim/fullarticle/1788221/prescription-drug-abuse-executive-summary-policy-position-paper-from-american
*  Safety, Tolerability, Efficacy and Pharmacodynamics of CAL02 in Severe Pneumonia Caused by Streptococcus Pneumoniae - Full Text...
U.S. National Library of Medicine. *U.S. National Institutes of Health ... Written informed consent provided by the patient, the relatives or the designated trusted person and/or according to local ... Current or recent participation in an investigational study. *Presence of other pneumococcal site infection ... Safety, Tolerability, Efficacy and Pharmacodynamics of CAL02 in Severe Pneumonia Caused by Streptococcus Pneumoniae. The safety ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02583373
*  Alliance of Independent Academic Medical Centers - Wikipedia
As a result of these efforts, AIAMC has initial findings that demonstrate the efficacy of integrating GME into patient safety ... National Initiative V began in 2015, and focused on the role of teaching hospitals' response to health care disparities. ... In 2009, AIAMC launched the second National Initiative and expanded participation to 35 AIAMC-member teaching hospitals from ... Academic Medicine. 84 (12): 1749-56. doi:10.1097/ACM.0b013e3181bf686f. PMID 19940584. Scott Harris. [3] "Residents Help Drive ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alliance_of_Independent_Academic_Medical_Centers
*  Etanercept - wikidoc
This image is provided by the National Library of Medicine.. Plaque Psoriasis. * The safety and efficacy of Etanercept were ... Patient Counseling Information. Patient Counseling. * Patients should be advised of the potential benefits and risks of ... WikiDoc is not a professional health care provider, nor is it a suitable replacement for a licensed healthcare provider. ... Patients with complete ankylosis of the spine were excluded from study participation. Patients taking hydroxychloroquine, ...
  http://wikidoc.org/index.php/Etanercept
*  Monitoring Hospital-Acquired Infections to Promote Patient Safety -- United States, 1990-1999
Kohn L, Corrigan J, Donaldson M. To err is human: building a safer health system. Washington, DC: Institute of Medicine, ... The efficacy of infection surveillance and control programs in preventing nosocomial infections in US hospitals. Am J Epidemiol ... The elements of NNIS critical for rate reduction included 1) voluntary participation and confidentiality for NNIS hospitals; 2 ... Monitoring Hospital-Acquired Infections to Promote Patient Safety -- United States, 1990-1999. Please note: An erratum has been ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm4908a1.htm
*  Integrating a Multimodal Approach to Post-Operative Pain Management
... association of physicians organized to raise the standards of the medical practice of anesthesiology and to improve patient ... An innovative model of delivering health care during the entire patient surgical/procedural experience; from the time of the ... Review recent developments in analgesia, including combination approaches, in terms of key safety and efficacy data. ... Promoting scientific discovery and knowledge in perioperative, critical care, and pain medicine to advance patient care. ...
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*  Safety and Efficacy of Intravenous Autologous Mesenchymal Stem Cells for MS: a Phase 2 Proof of Concept Study - Full Text View ...
U.S. National Library of Medicine. *U.S. National Institutes of Health ... 17) Concomitant participation in another clinical trial. *18) Inability to adhere to protocol according to the investigator's ... 10) Previous history of a malignancy (patient reported) other than basal cell carcinoma of the skin or carcinoma in situ that ... Safety and Efficacy of Intravenous Autologous Mesenchymal Stem Cells for MS: a Phase 2 Proof of Concept Study (MESCAMS). The ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02239393
*  Evidence-based design - Wikipedia
Numerous studies have demonstrated improved patient health outcomes through environmental measures; exposing patients to nature ... patient satisfaction, staff productivity and safety, base their model on the importance of working in partnership with the ... Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is a systematic process of evaluating scientific research which is used as the basis for clinical ... Apply disciplined participation and criteria management. These processes use decision-making tools such as SWOT analysis, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evidence-based_design
*  Perspectives on Past, Present and Future of Clinical Trials | Applied Clinical Trials
The majority of patient data collected will be delivered directly from the patient to the electronic health record (EHR). ... Regulatory oversight will continue to require demonstrated safety and efficacy of products. However, futurists anticipate that ... Flexibility and integration will facilitate participation, expand access, increase convenience and lower participation burden. ... Precision medicine, immuno-oncology, and the use of biomarkers will continue grow. Improved understanding of biology and a ...
  http://www.appliedclinicaltrialsonline.com/perspectives-past-present-and-future-clinical-trials?pageID=7
*  Literacy and Medication Labels | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Health literacy has increasingly been viewed as a patient safety issue and may contribute to medication errors. ... an accurate depiction of the clinic patient populations) and participation was limited to those who were proficient only in ... that the rates of misunderstanding would be similar among medications with a more narrow range for clinical efficacy and safety ... The Institute of Medicine Patient Safety Report (1) and a more recent report (7) stress the importance of addressing patient ...
  http://annals.org/aim/fullarticle/731144/literacy-misunderstanding-prescription-drug-labels
*  GSK announces NEJM publication of positive phase III study investigating mepolizumab in patients with Eosinophilic...
Michael E Wechsler, Professor of Medicine at National Jewish Health in Denver, Colorado, US, Principal Investigator and lead ... placebo controlled study investigating the efficacy and safety of mepolizumab, an IL-5 antagonist, vs placebo as an add-on ... One death was reported in a patient receiving mepolizumab which was not considered by the investigator to be related to study ... and we thank all the patients whose participation enabled the study to proceed." ...
  https://www.gsk.com/en-gb/media/press-releases/gsk-announces-nejm-publication-of-positive-phase-iii-study-investigating-mepolizumab-in-patients-with-eosinophilic-granulomatosis-with-polyangiitis-egpa/
*  Efficacy and Safety of Eslicarbazepine Acetate as Adjunctive Therapy for Refractory Partial Seizures - Full Text View -...
excepting epilepsy, patient is judged to be in general good health based on medical history, physical examination and ... Information from the National Library of Medicine To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study ... previous use of ESL or participation in a clinical study with ESL ... Efficacy and Safety of Eslicarbazepine Acetate (BIA 2-093) as ... Efficacy and Safety of Eslicarbazepine Acetate as Adjunctive Therapy for Refractory Partial Seizures. The safety and scientific ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00957684