Tag: "plan" at medical news
UT Southwestern Nobel laureate leads bold project changing way scientists conduct research
...years. Gilman said the remaining five years of the plan
would be funded by further grants. Gilman will serve as chairman of the steering committee. The focus of the AFCS is to study cell signaling, the way cells communicate with each other to determine their functions and actions. Gilman was awarded the 1...
Most minorities don't reap benefits of California's strong labor market, according to UCSF researchers
...ely as whites to have a traditional job, a pension plan
and health insurance coverage, she said. However, Asian Americans are still over twice as likely as whites to have poverty household incomes. The 2000 California Work and Health Survey included only English-speaking Asian Americans. Additional findin...
Researchers take steps to growing replacement blood vessels
...e. Moldovan admits that his plan
of growing capillaries in tissue .... The researchers' ultimate plan
is to grow endothelial cells inside or on the surface of silicon molds resembli...
Unique collaborative service established for childhood allergy-related anaphylaxis
... and symptoms, and an appropriate first aid action plan
needs to be in place," Dr Gold said. "Furthermore, we have also shown recently in a separate study that, on average, children with food anaphylaxis may experience at least one reaction every two years due to inadvertent exposure to the food trigge...
Lawrence Livermore Lab pioneers advanced radiation treatment for cancer
...gram will allow us to use the system clinically to plan
and deliver these radiotherapy plans with greater confidence." Multi-Disciplinary Capability Produced Peregrine Making Peregrine a reality required the expertise of Livermore researchers from a number of disciplines, including physicists, comp...
Gender differences in private substance abuse treatment retention
...se 'risk factors' associated with dropping out and plan
Doctors use novel methods to more effectively treat lung cancer
...the study have had changes made to their treatment plan
as a result of PET data the area intended to receive radiation was increased in six patients and decreased in four patients. Using this sophisticated approach to accurately distinguish between cancerous and healthy tissue leads to more targeted radi...
Health clubs not fit for cardiac emergencies
...a written and practiced medical emergency response plan
in place, according to a study released today at t...est pain, low blood sugar or dizziness, and have a plan
for who stays with the patient until the medical team arrives, he says. Automated external defibril...
Post-cesarean delivery dilemma: to cesarean again, or not?
...n would be assigned at random to have one delivery plan
or the other, removing that bias, Mozurkewich says. For now, she says the bottom line is that, although it is not always possible for doctors to determine which women are most likely to have complications in either form of delivery, it's important ...
Iowa project links rural areas cross-state to top-notch medical advice
...ren need to see. Another challenge is developing a plan
to coordinate the diverse team of caregivers. The University of Iowa's Child Interdisciplinary Disability Project (CIDP), based at the University Hospital School in Iowa City, fulfills this function, but with a high-tech twist. "Thanks to a fiber opt...
FDA, drug industry and scholars find success in effort to tackle regulatory issues
Product quality research institute formulates plan
to improve pharmaceutical approval and testing policies ARLINGTON, Va. The Product Quality Research Institute (PQRI)a first-ever collaborative effort between the FDAs Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER), the pharmaceutical industry and...
Researchers image language recovery after stroke
...mechanism of recovery. Corbetta and his colleagues plan
to examine additional patients immediately after a stroke and again after six months, when spontaneous recovery is fairly complete. These long-term data should reveal more about how the brain recovers, identify factors that predict recovery and clari...
Cognitive neuroscience takes on alcohol
...to sometimes stop what we are doing to reflect and plan
more appropriate actions. Impulsive people, including those with ADHD, do not seem to be able to do this as well as others. Accordingly, impulsiveness can lead to a host of problems in school, work, and with peer relations. My work discovered that...
Researchers seek women with premature ovarian failure for testosterone replacement study
...nderstanding of their condition." The researchers plan
to recruit three groups of 55 women each. The first group of women with premature ovarian failure will wear an experimental skin patch that delivers the amount of testosterone normally produced by the ovary in healthy young women. These women will...
Researchers at Cedars-sinai find four more genes that may play a role in the development of malignant brain tumors
...e to a profile that can be used to monitor tumors, plan
appropriate treatment, predict outcome and foresee...ics will make it easy to predict, to follow and to plan
better treatments for patients. The study published in the International Journal of Oncology looked ...
New program shown to help heart attack patients get the best care
...y drug therapies, lifestyle changes, and follow-up plan
reinforces the importance of all those strategies," he says. "It helps them understand why they're going home on a certain drug, or why a certain diet or lifestyle is important, and it increases the likelihood that they'll actually follow those kinds...
Methadone may cause potentially fatal arrhythmia, Georgetown researchers find
...potassium channels. Woosley and his colleagues now plan
to conduct studies in humans to further examine methadones potential cardiac effects....
Science for global health - World Health Day 2001
... human health. We do not have a choice, unless we plan
to give up being human." Today, on World Health Day 2001, we urge renewed commitment to ensuring that the benefits of good health, including mental health, are available to all people everywhere, not just to those who live in countries that enjoy t...
NIAID events highlight global health research
...ia, and Tuberculosis. Dr. Fauci will describe the plan
during the 10th anniversary meeting of the Interna... The Institute's overall malaria vaccine research plan
can be found at http://www.niaid.nih.gov/dmid/malaria/malvacdv/toc.htm . The MVDU grand opening wi...
Majority of patients in point-of-service health plans never use self-referral option for specialty care
...t consulting with their primary care physician, or plan
"gatekeeper." However, the majority of patients en...d provider network, and fee-for-service plans. POS plan
members pay minimum fees for service within the network and for referrals authorized by the physicia...
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