Tag: "audio" at medical news
And now live birth on the internet.com?
... the hospital on the net. And this comes with live audio
and video feed. Imagine being busy at your office ...ds that can be entered and - lo and behold!!! Live audio
video feed of their wards pop out of the computer! Though this isn’t the first time in the world t...
How balanced are you? Need Help!!!
...he stability status with usage of the device. The audio
feedback from the device was seen to reduce a person's sway by nearly 25 percent, enabling the balance disorder sufferers to stay within the "safe zone" nearly three times longer. It is hoped that the device will enable people with balance disorders...
Computers Can Teach Patients About Screening for Cancer
... presentation that included graphics and video and audio
clips and patients in the other group met privately with a nurse, who taught them how to complete the screening test. The two groups were analyzed regarding their knowledge and preparedness of the test. The two groups’ knowledge scores were similar, ...
Early Cochlear Implants Prove To Be Effective
...Gurk effect. In it a listener is presented with an audio
recording of a single syllable while watching a sy...n most cases, this combination of the non-matching audio
and visual information causes the brain to hear a completely different third syllable. "The McGurk...
Hand-Washing Campaign Launched By India
...aluated on an annual basis. 'Special flip books, audio
and video cassettes, too, have been designed to be distributed in schools. Wall paintings on the theme 'Clean hand for a healthy life' would provide synergy to the campaign,’ Shekhar told IANS. Edited IANS ...
Rajasthan Plans To Run Christian Institutions
... teaching aids including flash cards, pictures and audio
materials, board officials said. Emphasis will be on interactive language teaching, adopting a functional approach to language teaching and learning. The board is also exploring possibilities of interaction with Japanese school students thorough e...
Doctor Jailed For Abortion Racket In Haryana
... pregnant women as decoys. Dr Sabani was caught on audio
and video telling one of the women that it was a "female fetus and it would be taken care of". Commenting on the conviction, the president of the Indian Medical Association (IMA), Dr Vinay Agarwal said, "The medical profession is doing all it can th...
Bird Flu Not The Cause For Mysterious Bird Deaths
...0 prices, including ornaments, cameras, FM radios, audio
systems and even TVs are the prizes on offer. After distributing printed handouts house-to-house around the city, consumers are returning to chicken retail outlets after almost 40 days. The association has even announced that and promised anyone catc...
New User-Friendly Mobile Device Launched For At Risk People
...(of a friend, neighbour or relative). The enhanced audio
features enable the user to hear the responder without being held up to the ear. Canceling a call that has been made is enabled through yet another button. 'When an emergency call is placed to a service centre the operator who takes the call automa...
India's Northeast Students to Get Satellite-based Education Soon
...ge screens or big television sets with cameras and audio
equipment available at both ends for communication," said Krishna Dhan Nath, director of the State Council for Educational Research and Training. "The teachers will be able to hear the students who will be visible to all the other learners in vario...
New Studies Show The Efficacies Of Virtual Realities Vis-à-vis Pai
...ntly developed use 3D images combined with dynamic audio
stimuli, making the techniques more likely to meet the requirements of an ideal distracter than the traditional distraction methods such as watching a film or playing a simple computer game. The ADTs simulate real-life situations, and the possibili...
SWAN system for navigation
...ng chip and bone-conduction headphones. It imparts audio
signal to guide the person from place to place, wi...of expertise -- determining location of robots and audio
interfaces -- were complimentary and could be married in a project to assist the blind. The project ...
Raids By US Marshals Uncovers Cache’ Of Unapproved Drug
... which includes various promotional literature, an audio
cassette tape, and two Internet Web sites that are owned and used by the firm. Cautioning the consumers the FDA is advising them to consult their physician if they are taking these products. It was reported that Advantage Nutraceutical’s have label...
Review Opens Bag of Tricks for Reducing Pain from Children’s Shot
...ion or virtual reality headsets that provided both audio
and visual stimulation. The techniques with the most evidence for their effectiveness in reducing pain and distress during needle procedures include distraction, combined cognitive and behavioral interventions and hypnosis, said Uman, a doctoral st...
Commemoration of World AIDS Day
...ve online resources, including feature stories and audio
interviews with ADRA staff giving details about how ADRA is working around the world to stop the spread of HIV and AIDS. Commemorative red ribbons are also offered by ADRA for those who want to show their support of World AIDS Day, which is a symbo...
Tuning to Raga Maybe Beneficial for the Heart
...rganisation), Sound of India (raga references with audio
and online lessons), Indian Ragas (a guide to all ragas), Swarams, Katapayadhi Sutra and Melakarta. Source-IANS...
Recording Neo-natal Consultations Is Helpful to Parents
...s in Australia set out to assess the usefulness of audio
recording the conversations between mothers and th...n the control group. Whilst the study found that audio
recordings did not affect the mothers’ general wellbeing, e.g. levels of anxiety or depression, the ...
Patients' Requests for Antidepressants can Influence Physician Evaluation of Depression
...rt of the study and were told that the visits were audio
recorded and would be examined for content following each interaction. The researchers studied physician history-taking patterns, examining whether a diagnosis of depression was placed in the medical record, the length of the visit, and whether mi...
FDA Announces Audio Broadcasts on Emerging Drug Safety Information
...professionals and consumers to the availability of audio
broadcasts that provide emerging// drug safety inf... be transmitted to personal computers and personal audio
players. The service is part of the agency's ongoing effort to broaden and speed its communication...
Brief Intervention on HIV and Alcohol Risk Encourages Safer Sex
...nication. Baseline information was collected by audio
computer-assisted interviewing. Follow-up sessions were conducted at three and six months after the intervention or control condition. Participants were questioned about their number of sexual partners and condom use in the past month, as well as alc...