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Despite vaccine, public should not get complacent about pneumococcal disease

Although the childhood pneumococcal conjugate vaccine has been a boon in reducing the incidence invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD), the public and the medical community must not get complacent, as non-vaccine strains, some resistant to antibiotics, are on the rise, say scientists at a meeting tod...

Britains Complacent Attitude To Uptake Of New Cancer Drugs Revealed

Swedish scientists have come out with the report that with UK leading the group, cancer patients face "stark inequalities" in access to treatment including the use of new drugs. The study termed uptake of new cancer drugs as "low and slow" in the UK, as well as in New Zealand, Poland, Czech ...

Many Young Adults Uninformed About Vaccines

... sick and require hospitalization and medical care," Schaffner added. "Some may pass these illnesses on to others. The survey revealed that adults are complacent about vaccine-preventable diseases." While many adults are keeping up with some of their vaccinations, vaccination rates are still below national t...

Multiple Advantages to Boost Deployment of Wireless and Handheld Devices in Healthcare, States Frost & Sullivan

...althcare delivery through wireless technology," notes Frost & Sullivan Research Analyst Jayapradha T. E. "The healthcare industry can no longer be complacent towards wireless technology due to the escalating costs and regulations; wireless technology is increasingly being employed in hospitals along with wi...

Discover the Deadly Toxic Twins: Hydrogen Cyanide and Carbon Monoxide

...007 and 2008. The program series is designed to significantly impact the statistics of career and volunteer fire deaths and burn injuries by changing complacent behaviors, raising awareness on the limitations of fire protection gear, and teaching basic situational awareness. "The Cyanide program is an ...

Tight Blood Sugar Control May Raise Risks in the ICU

...gists (AACE) warned against "letting this study swing the pendulum of glucose control too far in the other direction, where providers in hospitals are complacent about uncontrolled hyperglycemia." The study is published March 24 in the online edition of the New England Journal of Medicine to coincide with ...

NTSA's SimTV.org Broadcasts Video from Modeling & Simulation Event on Capitol Hill

...d can do what America is doing right now," said Mike Robinson from Virginia Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Center (VMASC). "But if we are complacent and we don't invest in modeling and simulation education, we don't encourage our students to do that, then international students are going to take ou...

Powerful Antacid Drugs Raise Fracture Risk

...prescribing proton pump inhibitors, which have surged in popularity, experts said. "Almost all of us gastroenterologists and internists have become complacent about the use of these medications," said Dr. Felice Schnoll-Sussman, director of research at the Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health, Weil...

What's the rush? Taking time to acknowledge loss is not that bad

...ality development over time. Additionally, the study Whatever Happened to What Might Have Been" found that those who might consider themselves complacent or happy but simple tend to diminish regret by focusing on goals that are still available. One participant said, All of these goals are still attainab...

Consumers Union Opposes Over-the-Counter Cholesterol Drug

...e. In some cases, such patients don't even have high cholesterol. The letter also cites a recent study suggesting that some doctors may have grown complacent about the adverse effects of statins. A study published in the August 2007 journal of Drug Safety found that 47 percent of doctors dismissed patients'...
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Joint Statement from the American Diabetes Association and American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists on the NICE-SUGAR Study on Intensive Versus Conventional Glucose Control in Critically Ill Patients

... ADA and AACE caution against letting this study swing the pendulum of glucose control too far in the other direction where providers in hospitals are complacent about uncontrolled hyperglycemia. The two organizations maintain that strategies must be identified to help hospitals establish structured protocols ...
Complacent in Biological News

Iraq's marshes show progress toward recovery

...id restoration of most wetland functions seem to indicate that the recovery of ecosystem function is well under way. Richardson and Hussain are not complacent about the marshes' future, however. The researchers point out that water inflow is unlikely to be sufficient to maintain the encouraging trends in com...

Climate change: The rice genome to the rescue

...ange is going to have a major impact on our ability to grow rice," Robert S. Zeigler, IRRI director general, said. "We can't afford to sit back and be complacent about this because rice production feeds almost half the world's population while providing vital employment to millions as well, with most of them be...
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OmniComm Systems, Inc. Is Fueled by Another Strong Quarter Delivering Electronic Data Capture (EDC) Solutions & Services

...xcellent product backed by even better customer service. We are flattered by the commitment that our customers have shown to us but we must not become complacent if we are going to live up to their expectations." Thomas Wells, Vice President of Technology for OmniComm added, "Our customers are becoming EDC ex...

Hone your pre-interview skills or you may lose that tech job

...so many former Pets.com folks?"), a recent acquisition or the company's recent diversification as these questions could easily set you apart from more complacent candidates. Make sure to even use your new knowledge in your follow-up thank-you letter to the interviewer. Remind him or her how your backgroun...

Indian pharma delegation arrives in Chicago as part of multi-city tour

...pened three years in advance of Pfizer's patent approval expiring via the utilization of an FDA regulatory pathway. This strategy shook up a lot of complacent U.S. pharmaceutical companies and was the pharmaceutical equivalent of the former Soviet Union landing a submarine off the coast of New England. The l...

Geezers, grungers, gen-Xers and geeks - a look at workplace generational conflict

... the more experienced the workers, the less aware they were of negative interactions between the generations in the workplace. This could be a sign of complacent and entrenched attitudes and working practices. Embracing the perspectives and styles of all the generations is the best way to ensure your organizati...

Fusion 2007: IT threats make risk management paramount

...was one of several speakers who noted that young people love technology, but have been reluctant to pursue careers in the tech sphere. We've become complacent in that we've become consumers of technology rather than creators of technology, he said. ...
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