Tag: "labor" at medical news
Physician assistant profession ranked third fastest-growing profession
...dy seeing an increasing number of PAs in the U.S. labor
force, who work directly with an increasing number...growth, employment by industry and occupation, and labor
force are widely used in career guidance, in planning education and training programs, and in studyi...
Fetal heart monitoring ineffective at diagnosing cerebral palsy
...any signs from the last hour of the first stage of labor
in vaginal deliveries or the hour prior to delivery in cesarean deliveries. "We may need to go back to the drawing board," Althaus said. ...
Substance use, social stress compromise pregnant women's immune system
...matory response in the fetus that starts premature labor
or may harm developing organs," Auten said. ...ors studied is automatically at risk for premature labor
or a sick newborn. "In our study, some premature newborns recovered quickly and did well, w...
AIDS toll in African heartland isn't always what people think
...ects of remarrying and recovering some of the lost labor
to run the household and farm. A widow left to hea...icultural policies focused exclusively on reducing labor
demands for crops seem misguided. The impact of AIDS, the group has shown, is not always nor necessa...
UK university's research throws light on early infant mortality
...the newborn period have problems identified during labor
and delivery which require urgent medical interven...nificant brain damage that clearly happened before labor
began. This is far more common in infants born in an asphyxiated (suffocated) condition." "All of th...
Study published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings finds risk of ADHD greater in boys
...in boys more than in girls. However, pregnancy and labor
characteristics, low birth weight, and presence of a twin birth were not associated with ADHD. Researchers analyzed information from birth certificates of all children born in Olmsted County from Jan. 1, 1976, to Dec. 31, 1982. Children were ident...
Denver physician patents minimally invasive technology for hair transplantation surgery
...Dr. Harris. "While the Harris SAFE System is labor
intensive for the physician, it does not require a large surgical team or lots of expensive medical equipment. Early trials show the Harris SAFE Scribe is very easy to use." According to Dr. Harris, while traditional FUE costs about 50 percent ...
Latest Public Policy & Aging Report forecasts possible US labor shortage
... experts are predicting a high chance of a looming labor
shortage, according to the latest issue of the Pub...s associated with the shifting make-up of the U.S. labor
force likely to be seen in the decades ahead. Will retirement of the baby boom generation represent ...
Study links warm offices to fewer typing errors and higher productivity
...oler temperatures could increase a worker's hourly labor
cost by 10 percent, estimates Alan Hedge, professor of design and environmental analysis and director of Cornell's Human Factors and Ergonomics Laboratory. When the office temperature in a month-long study increased from 68 to 77 degrees Fahrenheit, ...
NIA establishes new demography centers to enhance knowledge about older americans
... population aging on a variety of topics including labor
force participation and retirement security, and h...nerational transfers, and monitoring and examining labor
supply issues in an aging population. (co-funded by OBSSR). University of Pennsylvania, Beth J. S...
FOSRENOL (R) maintains bone health status of end-stage renal disease patients
...o lanthanum carbonate treatment-related effects on labor
and delivery were seen in animal studies. The effects of lanthanum carbonate on labor
and delivery in humans is unknown. Nursing Mothers: It is not known whether lanthanum carbonate is...
Dana-Farber receives CDC grants to develop health promotion/prevention programs in the work place
...earchers to collaborate with partners in organized labor
and industry. The grants will support studies exa...and led by Barbeau to create a partnership between labor
unions and tobacco control groups to reduce the burden of tobacco use and exposure to secondhand smo...
Astronauts submit first medical research paper from space
...ncreasing their risk of injury. Strenuous physical labor
during spacewalks and limited upper body and arm mobility in spacesuits make the shoulders particularly vulnerable. For this component of the ADUM experiment, the team evaluated the ability of a nonphysician crewmember on the ISS to obtain quality, ...
Tide of new nurses rises but shortages still loom large
...yment and earnings to examine changes in the nurse labor
market in 2003. The CPS is a household based survey administered monthly by the U.S. Census Bureau. The data analyzed included all individuals between the ages of 21 and 64 who reported their occupation as a registered nurse between January 1983 and ...
Federal forum reports Americans aging well, but gaps remain
...more than one-fifth of women age 65-69 were in the labor
force. Health Status Americans are living longer than ever before. In 1900, the average 65-year-old could expect to live almost 12 more years and the average 85-year-old could expect to live an additional 4 years. By 2001, life expe...
Risks from labor after prior cesarean delivery low, study reports
...take into account when deciding whether to undergo labor
or to have a repeat Cesarean delivery," said Duane... Reasons for Cesarean delivery include failure of labor
to proceed normally, fetal heart rate abnormalities, and complications involving the placenta. Beca...
Inadequate sleep in late pregnancy may influence labor and delivery
...slept less than six hours per night had an average labor
of 29 hours compared to 17.7 hours for women who r...ep quality and quantity as potential predictors of labor
duration and delivery type," said Lee. During the study, each participant was asked to wear a wrist ...
Safety of childbirth after C-section examined
.... "Until now, the information comparing a trial of labor
and an elective repeat operation has been inadequa...t an increased risk of uterine rupture accompanied labor
induction, which was evident regardless of the method of induction employed. Among infants whose mot...
New system may help babies avoid brain damage
...h oxygen to his heart is now being measured during labor
to see if it can better identify babies in serious...mine whether monitoring ST segment activity during labor
reduces the number of babies born with hypoxic brain damage as well as unnecessary Caesarean section...
Women successfully treated to prevent preterm labor at low risk for recurrent episode
...ty of expectant mothers treated to prevent preterm labor
will deliver at or near term. "We found that if you stopped labor
once, only one out of nine women would come back with a repeat episode, which is about a baseline ri...
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