Tag: "missed" at medical news
Majority Of Doctors Tend To Ignore Milk Allergy Cases In Babies
...s feared that around 50,000 babies would have been missed
in such diagnoses. Although cows' milk is not introduced as a main drink before the age of one year, cows' milk protein is present in the main brands of infant formula resulting in causing this allergy. Most milk protein allergy in children disapp...
Increase in Polio Cases
...g carried out in the evening to cover the children missed
during first visit. Services of ASHA and AWW is being used to mobilize the missed
children of the village and vaccinate them on monthly health day. This information was given in th...
Maldives Volleyball Team Members Affected by Chickenpox
...m, was the first player found with chicken pox and missed
the team's first match with Kuwait Sunday. "Hussain is in hospital now and we know he has been isolated from the team. The organisation committee has arranged accommodation for him outside the Athletes' Village," said Wongprasert. "We informed Ma...
Study Focus on the Need for Vigilance in Two Key Areas Among Adolescents
...mia muddy the issue, said Peebles, by referring to missed
menses and ideal body weight percentages, neither of which are applicable to prepubescent girls who may have already stunted their height by denying themselves needed calories. "They may not be less than 85 percent of their ideal body weight accord...
Scotland Women Wait For Weeks For Getting Breast Cancer Results
...15 working days. The west of Scotland service also missed
the 95 per cent target just by 0.5%. Lorraine Dallas, the assistant director of Breast Cancer Care Scotland, said: 'From talking to women with breast cancer, we know that the time spent waiting for results can be very stressful. We would want all wom...
Patients' Requests for Antidepressants can Influence Physician Evaluation of Depression
...ppropriate treatment in general, the result may be missed
opportunities and diminished quality of care," Feldman added. Source-Eurekalert...
Polio Outbreak on Wane: Next Rounds Must Focus on Youngest Children
...ses. The outbreak was partly due to children being missed
in critical districts in the latter part of 2005 a... rounds in western UP had the lowest proportion of missed
houses in over a year, the improvement in coverage means that immunity is very high now. India cam...
Hospitals Miss Most Patient Safety Incidents
...ected by the reporting system. The 21 incidents missed
by case note review were minor, whereas the 130 incidents missed
by the reporting system led to patient harm. The routine reporting system in this large hospital m...
Herbal Supplements Fail to Relieve Hot Flushes
...tudy. The women were approaching menopause, having missed
at least one menstrual cycle in the preceding 12 months, or were postmenopausal, having had no menstrual cycle in at least 12 months. Researchers included women who were perimenopausal (or in the menopause transition) because most previous studies lo...
New Study Challenges How Regulators Determine Risk
...likely to identify new life-saving drugs that were missed
through traditional testing and to markedly improve the accuracy of patient dosing, which will not only improve health outcomes but also reduce adverse side effects. Source-Newswise RM...
Children’s Immunization Status Worsens as Mothers’ Income, Education Rie
... have time-consuming jobs, which may contribute to missed
immunization appointments. The analysis showed that children living with single mothers were less likely to have completed the required immunizations. “Women who are raising two or more children under age 18 by themselves have a tough time getting ...
Study Reviews Seasonal Affective Disorder
...r Medical Center, also noted that SAD is sometimes missed
in the typical doctor's office setting. "Like major depression, Seasonal Affective Disorder probably is under-diagnosed in primary care offices," Lurie said. "But with personalized and detailed attention to symptoms, most patients can be helped a g...
US Health System Getting Worse, Says Expert
...system is plagued by high administrative costs and missed
opportunities to control chronic conditions and prevent life threatening conditions. If the US hopes to achieve a high performance health system that is value for money, it will have to tackle the perplexing problems of access, quality, and cost, a...
Garden Trampoline can Pose Great Risk to Kids: Study
...tients, most injuries were sustained when children missed
their landing on the trampoline, followed by sprains or broken bones when jumping off the trampoline. Every sixth injury was due to a collision with another jumper. Every 10th injury required hospital treatment, the survey said. Recommendations t...
Minorities More Likely to Receive Alcohol Counseling
... may mean that problems with alcohol use are being missed
among whites. “This will lead to perpetuation of stereotypes,” he said. “Everyone visiting the doctor should have this conversation, especially those with chronic conditions, regardless of their race or ethnicity,” said Luisa N. Borrell, Ph.D., ass...
Colorectal Cancer Getting Missed Out in Office Setting
There are chances of colorectal cancers getting missed
out in patients undergoing colonoscopy when it is ...e. Right sided colorectal cancer is likely to get missed
out generally if colonoscopy is performed by an intern or at the office premises. Colonoscopy is ...
Mobile Phone Addiction may Cause Psychological Problems
...many hours a day - talking and sending messages or missed
calls - may develop psychological disorders, says .... Many of these people are "deeply upset" if their missed
calls or messages do not elicit a response. Mobile addicts tend to neglect important activities (j...
Time Dependent Medical Devices in Danger –hospitals and Individuals Warne
...ibed or administered at the wrong time, as well as missed
or repeated doses, medications that are given for longer or shorter durations than intended or even erroneous medication records. 'Any of these unpredictable events could harm patients and not be obvious to clinicians responsible for their care', ...
Women Who Deny or Hide Pregnancies Get Little Psychiatric Care
...all number of referrals may “indicate an important missed
opportunity for psychiatric intervention,” she said. Friedman said that in extreme cases, denial or concealment could be a risk factor in neonaticide, where children are killed shortly after birth by their parents. Dr. Marcia Herman-Giddens, Dr.P...
Chancellor Of UMass Medical School Resigns Due to Health Reasons
...ident of UMass said that Dr.Lazare would surely be missed
at the UMass campus. JYT...
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