Tag: "chaperones" at medical news
Nov/Dec 2003 Annals of Family Medicine tip sheet
...en are significantly more likely than women to use chaperones
when collecting a Papa smear. According to this s...amily physicians, 84 percent of men reported using chaperones
compared to 31 percent of women respondents. Additionally, the researchers found that family physic...
Inconsistent guidelines lead to wide variation in chaperone use during Pap smears, U-M study finds
...table. In time, hospital lawyers began to advocate chaperones
for legal protection. Today, few guidelines and li...e time. Doctors in the Northeast and the West used chaperones
72 percent of the time. Southern female physicians were as likely to report chaperone use as Midwest...
Cancers' love-hate relationship with proteins offers new treatment window
...her scientists had revealed that they could act as chaperones
for telomerase. "Chaperone proteins interact with other proteins, helping to fold or unfold them, which helps activate their function; in other cases, they help deactivate and degrade the proteins they interact with," he explains. "To see what ef...
Guidance on chaperones hard to implement in general practice
Guidance about the use of chaperones
for intimate examinations is difficult to implemen... general practitioners in England about the use of chaperones
during intimate examinations. A total of 517 (68%) male GPs and 24 (5%) female GPs usually or always...