Tag: "mobilize" at medical news
Institute of Medicine advisory: April 19 public briefing on HIV/AIDS crisis abroad
...Academies, offers the federal government a plan to mobilize
U.S. health professionals and other experts who can train and work alongside their counterparts in developing countries to tackle the pandemic. The report will be released at a one-hour public briefing beginning at 1 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 19, ...
Institute of Medicine news: Human resource crisis in HIV/AIDS
...d the United States Global Health Service (GHS) to mobilize
the nation's best health care professionals and ot...omprehensive information about various groups that mobilize
health professionals to work in PEPFAR focus countries. It would include a searchable, Internet-bas...
Trial at Jefferson shows new drug may help cancer patients who need stem cell transplants
A new drug may help cancer patients mobilize
the cells necessary to restore their blood-forming...that nine patients who would not have been able to mobilize
stem cells to go to transplant with G-CSF alone could now mobilize
them with the combination of G-CS...
Who's available to help in times of crisis and disaster?
...cy preparedness and these findings suggest ways to mobilize
this untapped resource....
$5.4 million grant to Yale EPH to study parasitic disease spread by female sand flies
... of the lesion development and factors required to mobilize
the host response of eliminating the parasite and the promotion of healing. "We are bringing the three dimensions of CL together in this study. We are working with the human cases together with the roles of the vector and of the reservoir animals,...
ECG transmission from ambulance cuts time to direct clot removal
...ng the definitive signs of a heart attack -- could mobilize
the catheterization laboratory while the patient w... directly see an ECG, it clarifies the decision to mobilize
all the personnel necessary for the cath lab to be ready to go when the patient arrives." The resear...
When the cause is right, politics and surgery sometimes mix
...ed, articulate, and politically active in order to mobilize
our patients, our legislators, and our payors through a coherent, cogent message," writes Dr. Warshaw. "We must work together with our patients in the political arena to change the systems that threaten to undermine their healthcare."...
JRRD tipsheet: Focus on stroke, Parkinson's treatment, wheelchair durability
...coherence (SOC). SOC is the caregiver's ability to mobilize
coping resources during periods of stress. Caregivers who effectively mobilized these resources experienced less burden and fewer symptoms of depression. Walking increases bone density following stroke , pg. 761 Daily walking and ground reaction f...
Combination therapy with a monocloncal antibody and a vaccine leads to tumor rejection
.... Researchers continue to work on devising ways to mobilize
anti-tumor Teff cells in order to better shape the immune response to tumors. Previously, James Allison and colleagues from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, demonstrated that an antiCTLA4 monocloncal antibody used in combination with...
Studies of married couples, soccer and hockey teams focus on brain's response to stress
...glands to release hormones such as cortisol, which mobilize
bodily reserves to help meet the challenge. Systems like blood pressure and blood sugar are geared up, while other processes are temporarily shut down. It's an efficient and effective approach for dealing with the occasional tense situation, like run...
Water fluoridation in New South Wales
...tively targeted. The innovative strategies used to mobilize
communities include the role of partnerships and communications, community consultation, and participation and principles of social marketing. The fluoridation promotion strategies used in NSW are currently being evaluated by the Centre for Health Se...
Healing the heart with bone marrow cells
... with defective c-kit bone marrow cells, could not mobilize
these cells to race towards the injured site and regenerate the injured heart. Their heart function was dramatically impaired and, 42 days after a heart attack, their hearts dilated to twice the size of the normal mouse heart. However, the heart func...
Study shows aggressive students often lack psychological evaluations and effective treatment
...hallenge to create and maintain safe schools is to mobilize
proactive strategies and create a balanced and informed approach." ...
Drug can quickly mobilize an army of cells to repair injury
... Louis demonstrated that a drug called AMD3100 can mobilize
angiogenic cells from bone marrow of human patient...ffective. But Link feels it may make more sense to mobilize
the cells into the bloodstream with agents like AMD3100. "It might be better to let the appropriate...
Kennedy Krieger Institute launches first national online autism registry
... researchers, the IAN project aims to organize and mobilize
autism research efforts in hopes of achieving results similar to the leukemia community, said Dr. Gary Goldstein, President and CEO of the Kennedy Krieger Institute. Thirty years ago, the majority of children with leukemia died. Today, the majority...