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Australian Patients Who Received Vitamin Injection Infected With Hepatitis C

...ion, but has been allowed to keep practising. An inquiry found that the spread of the virus had probably occurred as a result of "inadequate infection control practices" at the clinic. Health Minister Reba Meagher said Dr Hameiri had closed the clinic during the investigation but had "reassured" official...

Australia is Shamed by an Inquiry Report on Child Sexual Abuse in Aboriginal Communities

...as reported in every one of the 45 communities the inquiry commission visited. In its 316-page report, the inquiry blamed lack of education, alcoholism, and serious social problems for the abuse of children. ``If ...

Tamil Nadu Orders Probe into Operation by Minor

The Tamil Nadu government has ordered an inquiry into the alleged incident of a 15-year-old boy per...ct Collector Ashis Vachhani said he has ordered an inquiry into the incident. "The report will be available later this week and strict action will be taken". ...

Babys Poop is of Interest for Researchers

...crobes in human health. Other factors for future inquiry include looking at breast-fed babies compared to those who are formula-fed, and comparing premature babies to full-term ones. All the babies in this study were full-term and breast-fed. "This study raises so many interesting questions, and it's a w...

Woman Army Officer Commits Suicide in Jammu and Kashmir

... a post-mortem and the army has ordered a court of inquiry to ascertain the reasons behind the death....

Experts in Istanbul Seek Nature and Measure of Happiness

... government policies." Another promising line of inquiry is neurology, which statisticians could enlist as a tool. "We can link more and more neurological kinds of research with happiness research coming from social sciences and psychology and we'll learn much more about the structure of human beings," s...

Disabled Orissa Brothers Lives Saved by Timely Intervention

...doctors and administrative officials to conduct an inquiry on the condition of the poor family in Kamalpur village. His move came after the media highlighted Hakimuddin's plight. "The collector has sought a detailed report within 24 hours," an official said Sunday. "The teams will inquire about their phy...

Faulty Hormone Tests Compromised Healthcare Of Breast Cancer Patients

... while saying that he was not ruling out a public inquiry into the controversy, stressed that he has not lost confidence in the health-care system, and that the public should not 'taint and smear' officials because of what happened. He said any investigation to follow must balance the privacy of patients...

Genes may Have a Role in Learning "tonal Languages"

...gions. The results open up a whole new field of inquiry that links language evolution with adaptive molecular evolution and brain function, Newscientist.com quoted Bernard Crespi, an evolutionary biologist at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, Canada, as saying. Given that both genes function in brain ...

Examiners Charged in Philippines Nursing Test Scandal

...exams for nursing graduates seeking licenses. An inquiry found that 56 elements from a medical surgery section leaked to students in the northern Philippines were traced back to Mandeja, who was the assigned examiner for the subject, Gutierrez said in a statement. Handwritten and printed notes traced to ...

Shocking Figures Of Britains Abused Elders Revealed

...ection guidance and possible new legislation. The inquiry also found that half of all incidents involved a partner or family member, with one in eight involving a care worker. Speaking at the reports launch, Lewis said the review would also consider the case for putting adult protection on a legislative fo...

Cloned Dogs to Be Mated as Test

... a national hero in South Korea until a university inquiry ruled that some of his work on cloning embryonic human stem cells was fake. He is now on trial for fraud, embezzlement, ethical breaches and other charges but has insisted he can still prove he created the first cloned human stem cells. The wor...

Wire-Free – Handcuffing Good Healt

... to Education Secretary Alan Johnson, demanding an inquiry into the effects of the technology. The union's concerns are echoed by Sir William Stewart, chairman of the Health Protection Agency, and a former chief scientific adviser to the Government, who has chaired two official inquiries into the hazards o...

Mentally Ill Patients - Victims Of Assault By Their Caregivers

...ping the other patient informed about the internal inquiry into the second incident. The Public Service Association says it is in discussions with the unit to see what improvements can be made in staff training. AN/B...

Inquiry into Past NHS Treatment Disaster

...et a chance to understand how. // An independent inquiry is soon to be launched into the contracting of the...r, who is heading the inquiry: “The purpose of the inquiry is to unravel the facts, so far as we are able, and to point to the lessons that may be learnt. “ ...

AMA Urges Government To Amend Aged Care Legislation

...eport of the Senate Committee on Community Affairs inquiry into the Bill failed to recommend changes that would ensure better protection of older Australians in aged care facilities, who are often mentally and physically frail, Dr Haikerwal said. “We fully support compulsory reporting of abuse by staff ag...

‘Delayed Reaction’ to Radiation Therapy Takes the Life of a Woman After 30 Yeas

An inquiry into the death of Patricia Rooper, who died following a 'delayed reaction' to the radiation treatment she received// more than 30 years ago, has revealed that radiation had caused her death last year at 69 years of age. Mrs. Rooper was diagnosed wi...

More Bones of Aborted Fetuses Recovered from Hospital Premises

...fanticide," Vishnoi told IANS. "Only an in-depth inquiry can lead to any conclusion," he said, adding that police were investigating the matter and all documents were being examined. "We have sought complete details of the matter from the district administration and no one found guilty would be spared," ...

Drug Companies May Be Penalize For Overcharging NHS Tax Payers Money on Branded Drugs

...hn Fingleton will be reveling the findings of this inquiry to 10 downing street within this week. Consequence of which could well mean a reduction in the profit margins of all Pharma companies supply drugs to the NHS. Currently, branded Pharma companies under the Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme can...

Greeks Cautioned About ‘olive’ Remedy for Cancr

...e to keep away from such trials and has ordered an inquiry on this. A spokesman from the government pointed out that olive leaves could always have a pesticide residue and intake of these leaves might have adverse effects. As the benefit of olive leaves are not established scientifically, it is not right to ...

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