Tag: "misunderstood" at medical news
Findings of Griffiths review into allegations of research misconduct fundamentally flawed
...he panel say that Hey and Chalmers have completely misunderstood
the terms of reference of the investigation and have ignored the main substance of the report. Constrained by the fact that some of the issues and individuals involved are still being legally investigated, they nevertheless claim that the consent fo...
Yale researcher receives $1.4 million grant to study the hypocretin cells involved in narcolepsy
...n is believed responsible for narcolepsy, an often misunderstood
disease marked by an uncontrollable desire to sleep. "Its profoundly debilitating," said Anthony van den Pol, professor of neurosurgery at Yale School of Medicine. "For example, narcoleptics may go to work and, despite their best intentions to the co...
SWHR: Report findings affirm health of women hinges on reform of clinical research
...the fact that women's health has historically been misunderstood
as a result of inadequate research. While the research data may be correct in terms of diagnosis and treatment of diseases for men, there are differences for women and these have not been noted, so doctors are often still treating the two sexes the ...
Survey shows impact of psoriasis is more than skin deep
...ople report feeling like social outcasts and being misunderstood
by the public. These are some of the dramatic insights gleaned from a new survey of people with moderate-to-severe psoriasis. Psoriasis is a chronic, life-altering disease that affects more than 4.5 million adults or 1 in 50 people in the United Sta...
Unmarried women say they feel misunderstood in doctors' offices
...ne cancer screening tests, feeling out of place or misunderstood
in health care settings, according to the first wave of information from a five-year Brown University Cancer Screening Project for Women. Unmarried women said their feelings were based on everything from the wording used in pre-visit questionnaires t...