Tag: "qualified" at medical news
Reduction in Antidepressant Leads to Suicidal Risks
...30, 2005. An average of 405,000 children and teens qualified
for the study each month. During the period before the regulatory warnings, there was little change from month to month in the rate of new antidepressant prescriptions, with an average of 23 per 10,000 patients. By the end of the studya total of 21...
Doctors Not Exempt from Competition Law, Australian Commission Warns
...mpetition law between 2001 and 2004 for preventing qualified
cardiothoracic surgeon Craig Jurisevic from practising heart surgery in Adelaide. The pair also admitted they attempted to enter into a "no-compete" arrangement with another heart surgeon, James Edwards, which meant they would not take private case...
Botox Offers Via Mail Order Enrages Plastic Surgeons
...l practitioners across our 22 clinics are either a qualified
doctor, surgeon or a registered general nurse. The partnership with Grattan is an effective means of widening the non-surgical market."...
Physios Find It Difficult to Find Job in NHS
... the physiotherapist at the NHS. Many of the newly qualified
physiotherapists cannot find a permanent job in t...t is on hold. The 26-year-old is one of up to 150 qualified
physiotherapists who cannot find a job in the NHS. Like her many are currently working part-time in ...
New Delhis Apollo Hospital Treats More Than 80 Iraqis
...pital, and was just among a handful in the country qualified
to undergo the complicated surgery to clear a blockage in his heart. "We are getting Iraqi children for heart disease, for deafness, for which we are doing cochlear implants, paediatric surgeries, orthopaedics and spine. We treat them and then they...
Nigerian Health Authority Crackdown On Sub-Standard Health Institutions
...unregistered.He lamented the poor attitude of some qualified
medical practitioners especially in the area of un... 160 with inadequate medical personnel 383 with no qualified
personnel; 141 with substandard infrastructure and; 213 operating beyond the approved schedule withi...
Obesity, a Risk Factor for Developing Multiple Myeloma
...rchers found that of the 136,623 participants, who qualified
for the study protocol, 215 cases had multiple myeloma. The association between BMI and multiple myeloma was strongest among men with a BMI of 30 or more. The effect was less pronounced among overweight or obese women, yet those women also had an ...
Indian, Iraqi Medics may Face Terror Stigma Overseas
...doctors or medical students, among them people who qualified
in Jordan, India and Iraq. Overseas doctors hav...e been trained abroad. Foreign doctors who have qualified
outside the EU have to pass a series of linguistic and clinical tests before they can register with ...
Wounded British Troops Wait Hours to Reach Hospital
...al services when required and are manned by highly qualified
medical teams. "It is damaging to the morale of our troops to falsely suggest that the care is otherwise than excellent."...
The New Recruitment Process Leaves Thousands of Doctors Jobless
...der the new recruitment process and it is the best qualified
doctors are among the hardest hit . The new system will undermine Britain's position as a leader in medical science. Non-urgent patient care in England could be hit by a shortage of medical staff for many months, said Morris Brown, Professor of Cli...
Employer Leave Helps the Parents of Chronically Ill Kids
...und that less than half of the parents interviewed qualified
for benefits under the federal Family and Medical Leave Act. The law provides eligible workers up to 12 weeks of unpaid leave per year to care for ill family members without the risk of being fired. Only 30 percent of parents reported having employ...
Interview With a Surgeon Hidden Hero of the NHS
.... On the same breath, reverse brain drain amongst qualified
and experienced medical experts is also taking place. In what way can India make the transition easier for such medical specialists desirous of returning home? To be honest, it is much easier than before for doctors to return to India. The growth o...
Unemployed Electropaths Threaten to Commit Suicide in Kashmir
Three doctors, qualified
in Electropathy, an alternative system of medicine, climbed atop a telecommunication tower here on Monday morning, threatening to kill themselves, unless the State Government promised them jobs. The doctors climbed up with petrol cans and threaten...
Government Expels Superintendent for Not Informing Newborn Deaths
...sent day demands. "Poor facilities, shortage of qualified
nurses and paramedical staff is another serious cause of concern and therefore has to rely on temporary staff. Radical changes are required." Ironically, Kerala's health indicators are often said to be at par with that of developed countries. The ...
America on Brink of Allergy Crisis
...nt Daniel Ein, M.D. The decline in the number of qualified
allergists-immunologists is primarily due to the d... patients are put at risk because of a shortage of qualified
allergists in their area, Dr. Ein said....
Quality Improvement Effort Pays Off in Diabetes Care
...ending money to improve diabetes care at federally qualified
community health centers is a sound investment, ac...eople who directly benefit from them." Federally qualified
community health centers (FQHCs) routinely lose money on health care improvement programs. The added...
Adolescents Brains Fully Develop Between 10-12 Years
...al conditions. The healthy low-income children who qualified
performed, on average, better than previously reported population averages. We were pleasantly surprised by how well the lower-income children did when we focused on those who were healthy, says Waber. Waber cautions, however, that these data are...
Capsule Endoscopy is Effective in Diagnosing GI Problems Children
...nderwent capsule endoscopy procedure. The subjects qualified
because they were experiencing unexplained abdominal pain, GI bleeding, diarrhea, anemia and weight loss. All were able to swallow the capsule easily. Abnormal findings were seen in 25 (74 percent) of the patients. Four patients who were originall...
AAAAI Offers Advice on Stinging Insect Allergies
...r condition. An allergist/immunologist is the best qualified
medical professional trained to manage the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of allergies and asthma. An allergist/immunologist might also suggest allergy shots, also known as immunotherapy treatment. Venom immunotherapy shots take effect within ...
New Small Vessel Neurovascular Retrievers for Use in Stroke Patients
...s on the market, and are available for shipment to qualified
accounts immediately. "The launch of these two new retrievers in the United States is further evidence of Concentric Medical's leadership in developing new options for stroke patients", said Gary Curtis , President and CEO of Concentric Medical. "T...
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