Tag: "introduces" at medical news
Predicting danger of flu pandemic rests on differences in affected population, says O.R. Forum
... we should address mitigation measures. The paper introduces
operations researchers to the need for new mathematical modeling of an influenza pandemic and its control. Operations research is the application of advanced analytical methods to help make better decisions. The paper also explores social distancing ...
Teens can perform CPR as well as adults and should be taught from an early age
...gramme, developed by the British Heart Foundation, introduces
chest compression at age 11, but the age at which children can perform effective chest compressions is not known. So researchers in Cardiff, Wales investigated when children can provide effective chest compressions. Children in three school year ...
Physicians enlisted in efforts to keep demented drivers off the road
...fference," Meuser notes. At the workshop, Meuser introduces
Alzheimer's disease and its various stages. In another section, workshop developer David B. Carr, M.D., associate professor of medicine and of neurology, explains an American Medical Association (AMA) recommendation that physicians risk-stratify thei...
Hearing loss and high-speed dental tools
...M.D., an assistant professor of prosthodontics who introduces
the hand pieces to first-year students, also is interested in the study. "We tell the students that they can wear earplugs, which are supplied to students as a standard part of their dental equipment. There are times during the course that I teach th...
NJIT offers new certificate to fight digital and physical terrorism
...igital Forensics and Computer Crime Investigations introduces
students to computer forensics, obtaining and analyzing digital evidence from computers and networks that have been used to plan or commit terrorist attacks or any other illegal actions known as computer crime. Students are taught how to preserve m...
2006 European eHealth Conference and Exhibition unveils in Malaga, Spain
... technologies. This year, the eHealth Conference introduces
a new component participants will have the opportunity to make onsite visits to several research centers, hospitals and clinics that are currently developing or implementing eHealth projects in Andalusia as well as in other Spanish regions. *The Clo...
No evidence that referral management centres can deliver
...ffectiveness." Over-managing the referral process introduces
errors and inefficiencies, adds Professor James Owen Drife. "Those who should object are the patients, who will not receive high quality care if they are assessed as units of disease rather than treated as people, he concludes."...
...premature baby with liquid and then the respirator introduces
and extracts the required quantity of liquid at a ...cts part of the perfluorocarbon from the lungs and introduces
the next oxygenated dose. The same machine carries out the removal of CO2 from the perfluorocarbon a...
Chemotherapy for brain tumors is boosted after vaccine targets resistance-related antigen
...pioneered at Cedars-Sinai in the treatment of GBM, introduces
foreign proteins from surgically removed tumors to dendritic cells, which are also called antigen-presenting cells because they identify foreign material for destruction by cell-killing T lymphocytes. The tumor cells are cultured with the dendritic c...