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Pioneering study maps attention, memory and language links in the human brain
...n them." Inside the scanner, volunteer subjects don
headphones and perform simple language discrimination tasks in Christensen's experiments. They're asked to respond by pressing a button when they hear words that fall into a certain semantic category -- the name of an animal, for example. Then, to ma...
National plan to ensure disaster medicine training is funded
...ch primarily non-medical, hospital-based personnel don
protective gear and set up decontamination shelters. Basic Disaster Life Support focuses on giving hospital-based and frontline medical providers the essentials of disaster management including natural disasters such as tsunamis and hurricanes as w...
Personal protective systems increasingly important for health care workers
...t. The PAPR system, however, required more time to don
and remove. In a related commentary, Conly recognizes the increased anxiety that heath care workers have about microbes that are transmitted by airborne or droplet routes. He reviews the experience of the SARS outbreak and the importance of infection...
Health-care workers' SARS protective clothing systems
Kingston, Ont. -- Health-care workers who don
protective clothing to stave-off infection from th...rotective, was time-consuming for these workers to don
and remove without making procedural errors an important consideration, as workers must change afte...