... deals with pain and symptom relief and emotional support
in patients with terminal illnesses including ... continues to prompt many people to seek support
from alternative medicine . Although most ... or ineffective. They would reject any use or support
of practices belonging to that tradition.However, ...
Medical Scientist Training Program
... a number of U.S. medical schools with grant support
from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). ... in biomedical research, MSTPs offer full tuition support
for both the medical and graduate phases of ... offering full or partial student financial support
funded by the schools themselves. A few of the ...
... this difference is artificial is taken as good support
for a merge between these specialties.
Causal ... 1973) the syndrome has gained pathophysiological support
(e.g. Singer, 1997) and is hypothesized to have a ... psychiatric disorders (Table 1) and is argued to support
reuniting neurology and psychiatry because ...
... as decision-making tools; others as decision support
tools. This is an area of controversy in this new ... be incorporated into all elements of any decision support
system as well as telenurse training and forms. ... Thus, training and guidelines are essential to support
the nurse. Relying on protocols to take the place ...
Artificial induction of immunity
... cause serious illness is generally beneficial. Since Pasteur provided support
for a germ theory of infectious disease, we have increasingly induced ... of the Royal Society in those days, was an empiricist . The theory to support
further advances in vaccination came later.
Ambulatory blood pressure
... intervals throughout the day and night. It is believed to be able to reduce the white coat hypertension effect.
The list of evidences that support
that ABPM is a far superior method than clinical measurements are listed below.
1 Nocturnal hypertension
American Dietetic Association
... and achieving healthy weight for children, helping to reduce the growing prevalence of childhood obesity. ADAF achieves its goals by providing support
for research, education and public awareness programs. The Foundation is proud to be recognized as the largest grantor of scholarships in the ...
Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program
... aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) on March 17, 1998. Stennis and its embarked Carrier Air Wing 7 are on station in the Persian Gulf in support
of Operation Southern Watch, which is the U.S. and coalition enforcement of the no-fly-zone over Southern Iraq. Payhurst, from Virginia Beach, Va., ...
... Prospective Study of Children with Cyanotic and Pallid Breath Holding Spells. Pediatrics February 2001
An online support
Group for Parents of Breath Holders has been started at http://groups.msn.com/BreathHoldingSpellsSupportGroup/
... to non-strenuous work in about two to three weeks.
Except for brachioplasty, virtually all body shaping procedures require the patient to wear a support
or compression garment for two to six weeks. The garment speeds and aids in healing .
Patients can usually drive again within one to three ...
Canadian Health Libraries Association
... 1976 and accepted further suggestions and comments from the community. It met for the last time on 4th October 1976 and agreed that there was enough support
to form a Canadian health libraries association. No better name had been suggested and the agenda for this meeting notes, “It seems we are left with ...
Depolarization-induced suppression of inhibition
... that DSI could be prevented by cannabinoid receptor antagonists , drugs that block the actions of cannabinoid compounds.
Other lines of evidence support
the role of the CB1 receptor in DSI. This receptor is distributed very widely throughout the brain, covering all areas where DSI has been observed ...
Full-body scan , also known as a full-body CT scan , involves a CT scan of the patient's entire body to support
the diagnosis and treatment of specific illnesses.
1 History and overview
2 Other scans
3 In ...
... movements just after the operation and before complete healing takes place. While the implant absorbs into the body, the Endotine generally does not support
the very thick forehead flesh and heavy brows often seen in some overweight males. 
^ Ulrich T. Hinderer and ...
... a challenge to vehicle operators in terms of weight, manual handling, crash-worthiness and power consumption.
Integrated neonatal life support
Normally, regular ambulance staff and their vehicles are not equipped to transport sick newborns and special newborn transport teams are ...
... oncologist, radiation specialist, head & neck surgeon / ENT surgeon, pediatrician/internal medicine/hospitalist and a multidisciplinary team of support
staff and nurses.
List of eye diseases and disorders
The Ocular Oncology Service
The Eye ...
... patients have no one to confide in except their spouse and one out of five live in total emotional isolation .  This indicates that psycho social support
widely available at cancer clinics may not get through to men.
How localized prostate cancer should be treated may never be answered. We can only ...
... Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act H.R. 493, S.358 aka GINA. It was passed in the House of Representatives 420-3 and appears to have major support
in the Senate. This will legislation will break down a significant barrier to this technology
Patients will clearly be ...
... friend Salomón Chichilnisky, a medical doctor and literary author who started life carrying loads in the docks in the port of Buenos Aires to support
his parents, brothers and sisters and, against all odds, became a Chaired Professor of neurology, then acting in the level of Secretary of Health ...
Sexual orientation and medicine
... Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM).
The Bay Area Physicians for Human Rights is founded in San Francisco as a support
group for gay and lesbian medical students, residents, and other health care providers. The group claims to be the first LGBT medical society in the ...