Tag: "talk" at medical news
Physicians, researchers to talk about new treatments for oral, head and neck cancers
...ng researchers and physicians will be available to talk
about the state of disease diagnosis, prevention, ...States to do such. Patients will be on hand to talk
about their experience fighting the disease. Reporters are invited to attend the media availability...
OHSU develops instant, computerized notification system to communicate patients' end-of-life wishes
...system, which was launched in January 2005, should talk
to their physician and provide a copy of their POLST or advanced directive form, which can be electronically scanned and directly linked to their health records. While enrollment in the system is only available to OHSU patients at this time, the pati...
...y cancer-associated genes. The topic of Dr. Jacks' talk
is "Modeling cancer in the mouse." Sara A. Courtn... over-expressed in human tumors. Dr. Courtneidge's talk
will be "Therapeutic targeting of signaling pathways: progress and promise." Ronald Levy, M.D. , Pr...
7th Annual AIDS Science Day at Yale April 22
...tor of the Institute for Gay Men's Health. Ayala's talk
is titled "Holding Open Space: Retooling and ReImagining HIV Prevention Research for Gay and Bisexual Men." Also on display throughout the conference will be a traveling photo exhibit titled "Giving Women Power Over AIDS," sponsored by the Global Cam...
Secret loves, hidden lives?
...s who support people with learning difficulties to talk
about, or do work on, sexuality and relationships and meet the required standards in this area. However, a small number of staff, in a minority of services, were doing thoughtful and innovative work. Despite these barriers the desire to meet and get...
Public leadership in neurology award honors Leeza Gibbons for Alzheimer's awareness efforts
...est annual gathering of neurologists. Gibbons will talk
about her efforts in the keynote speech at the mee...isodes about Alzheimer's and dementia on her daily talk
show, Gibbons become a frequent and respected speaker about the topic on radio and television. In 20...
Easing the anxiety of pregnancy after miscarriage
...d be asked key questions that would invite them to talk
about any concerns they may be harboring, she noted. "Key questions to be asked would be: 'Are you anxious or worried about this pregnancy?' 'Are you worried about bringing this pregnancy to term?' 'What do you feel you lost in past pregnancies?' 'Ar...
Patients with pituitary gland tumors are often misdiagnosed
... to the optic nerve," Kostas said. "Frequently, we talk
to many patients who are also fearful that they will have decreased libido or become infertile." Treatment depends on the type of pituitary tumor, the extent to which it has invaded the brain, as well as the patient's age and general health. Treatme...
Health-care ethics practical, smart: U of T study
...n do to give people the language and the skills to talk
about these issues, the easier it will become to deal with them." MacRae says the hub and spokes model also makes good business sense and believes it can be used in the corporate world. "It has been adopted because it's good practice," she says. "Pe...
Study examines influence of celebrity endorsements of cancer screening
...) reported that they had seen or heard celebrities talk
about mammograms, and, of these women, 25% said th...r reported that they had seen or heard celebrities talk
about PSA tests, and, of these men, 31% said it made them more likely to undergo PSA testing. About ...
Routine procedure during childbirth provides no benefits, study review finds
...findings, she added, is that a mother-to-be should talk
to her doctor about her wishes regarding episiotom... what this aspect of your birth will be like is to talk
about it in advance." Hartmann is assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology in the Universit...
Three-fold risk of sudden cardiac death from some non-cardiac drugs
... own initiative. If they are concerned they should talk
to their doctor," said Dr Stricker, who is also working as senior medical officer at the Inspectorate for Healthcare The Hague. The drugs examined were cisapride and domperidone (GI drugs), chlorpromazine, haloperidol and pimozide (anti-psychotics) a...
Study: Physicians need to be more vocal about encouraging diabetic patients to exercise
... through with a concrete plan, they probably would talk
about exercise during appointments." The physical environment in a patient's home town also appeared to influence whether or not a person with diabetes exercised, Deshpande found. Those who were physically active reported shorter walking times to par...
Mayo Clinic researchers report on effectiveness of treatments for hot flashes
...ed that do work. Women and their physicians should talk
about what treatment options are available and what might work best with the individual patient, says Dr Pockaj.DISCLOSURE: This trial was sponsored by a grant from the National Cancer Institute and conducted by a network of researchers led by the N...
Research shows upbringing affects discipline choices
...nd that means pediatricians have an opportunity to talk
with parents on this important issue," she said. "Discipline is a vital part of good parenting; teaching children appropriate behaviors, limits, and consequences for their actions. This helps them maneuver their way through life." The survey was cond...
Trumpeting vaccination may only entrench opposition
...nefits of polio vaccine while the other received a talk
by a polio survivor. Participants completed surveys about their attitudes to vaccines before and after the presentations. "Before" surveys confirmed the researchers' initial hypothesis these participants were generally non-supportive of vaccines wit...
Empathetic voice improves doctor-patient communication
...ellow human voice' when trying to get patients to talk
about their problems. "More often than not, the do...rom doctors who had learned how to get patients to talk
about themselves and any prior medical treatments and conditions," Dr. Cordella said. This led to be...
Women rising to the challenge of weightlessness
...in a space programme", says Dorotha. "There's been talk
about it everywhere and that's something we are aw...spital in Toulouse. Volunteers will be on hand to talk
about their experience. Senior figures from ESA, CNES and MEDES, who have been conducting this study...
K-State researcher discovers compliments go a long way to improve body self-image in women
...h, people take into greater consideration how they talk
to each other. "I hope they keep in mind we can have a great impact on those around us," Fea said. "I hope the impact will be for the better and not for the worse."...
Newly developed treatment for severe grief shown more effective than standard therapy
...could hear and respond. The patient was invited to talk
with the loved one in an imagined conversation and then to take the role of the deceased and answer. The researchers found that both treatments produced improvement in complicated grief symptoms. The response rate was greater for complicated grief t...
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