Physician Communication Spotty When Prescribing Medications
Physicians could do a much better job of communicating critical elements of medication use when they prescribe new drugs to their patients, a new UCLA study has found//.
The study, slated for publication in the Sept. 25 issue of the Archives of Internal Medicine, found that in too many instanc...
What's Lurking in Your Kitchen?
... odors and spills with well-sealed plastic containers. And of course, an open box of baking soda inside the refrigerator will absorb new odors.
Microwaves: Splatters of food in a microwave not only look and smell bad, but they may also decrease efficiency. To clean the appliance, Dellutri re...
Revised hours and workloads for medical residents needed to prevent
...e work from current residents to other health care personnel or additional residents could be in the ballpark of $1.7 billion per year.
supervision, and excessive workloads all create conditions that can put patients' safety at risk and undermine residents' ability to learn," said comm...
Worried of Acne? Cut Down Milk
...ers with acne - a common skin disease that causes pimples - may get a clear skin if they cut down their milk intake, a new study says.
Many a spotty
teenager has been told to lay off chips and chocolate if they want clear skin but a research carried out at Harvard School of Public Health showed tha...
Spread Of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Is A Probability, Say Experts
.... And, as the number of dogs has increased, so have the number of ticks.
According to the research, the disease, most often marked by a telltale spotty
rash that appears five to 10 days after the first signs of infection, has been largely confined to the South Central and Southeastern United States, a...
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UW discovery could lead to new TB treatments
...ributing to a worldwide epidemic of multidrug-resistant TB. Adding to the problem, in less developed countries where TB is most common, health care is spotty
and drug supplies are frequently inadequate.
Kiessling and her colleagues, working with the support of the National Science Foundation , have deta...
Embattled state CIO stands his ground
...ation, predicting that complete agency migration will occur by July of 2007 "unless something changes." Doyle, who in recent days has acknowledged the spotty
track record of IT projects, has thus far stuck with him in an election year.
In a recent interview, WTN Media discussed with Miszewski "the state ...
Real pulse of the economy? Check real estate foreclosures
...ople would start to be more financially secure, but it does not look that way.
Even though some tech stocks are moving up, the tech sector is still spotty
with stocks like Motorola sliding down. They also recently announced a sizable layoff.
Are layoffs and foreclosures tied together? Some think the...