Surgery Teams Across the U.S. Take Time Out in the Operating Room
...alth Organization (WHO) provides a safety checklist for surgical teams to use in operating rooms.
Surgical teams all understand the importance of pausing
before invasive procedures so they can communicate as a group and confirm key information about the patient and procedure yet, as individuals, they ca...
Free Guide to Remaining Calm During Stressful Times from Harvard Medical School
...as you breathe. Breathe in slowly. Pause for a count of three. Breathe out. Pause for a count of three.
Continue to breathe deeply for one minute, pausing
for a count of three after each inhalation and exhalation.
Or alternatively, while sitting comfortably, take a few slow deep breaths and quietly r...
Scientists identify key roadblock to gene expression
...se to continue along its path," said key collaborator David S. Gilmour, professor of molecular and cellular biology at Penn State and an expert on the pausing
of RNA polymerase.
"A year ago, we could name about 10 genes that work this way. Now, we know of 1,000 in flies alone and we suspect there could b...
Children's Safe Drinking Water Program Provides One Billionth Liter of Clean Water
cysts and pollutants while killing bacteria and viruses in contaminated
water in less than 30 minutes, ten liters at a time.
"While we're pausing
to celebrate this milestone, we know that it's a
drop in the ocean compared to the need. We can't rest while more children
are dying from waterborne i...
California Government to Revoke License of LA Hospital
... an attempt to please those holding the purse strings.
The media too has been unsparing in its criticism, almost rooting for its closure, not pausing
to think who would stand to be affected most if the hospital does close down.
Across the US many public hospitals in rural areas are pulling down th...
Junk Food Promotional Ads To Be Restricted: Blair
...itiative in tackling problems of obesity, smoking and alcohol abuse, and urged Britons to take more responsibility for their health.
It is worth pausing
for a moment to consider the consequences that inaction will bring. The economic burden of chronic disease could be vast, the PM said.
Task Learning Made Simple By Taking Short Breaks
...arning and memory.
They placed each wired-up rat in a straight 1.5-metre run. They recorded brain-cell activity as the rats scurried up and down, pausing
at each end to eat, groom and scratch their whiskers.
As the rats ran along the track, the nerve cells fired in a very specific sequence. This i...
pausing in Medical Dictionary
.... Endocrine disorders information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnosis, treatment, causes, patient ... Treats Rare Hormonal Disorder . pausing
Hormone ... Hormonal /Endocrine Disorders . Disabilities. Immobility. Gastrointestinal Disease ... Hormonal /Endocrine Disorders . What do the...
pausing in Biological News
A new cellular pathway linked to cancer is identified by NYU researchers
... Inhibiting this new pathway with a drug could make cancer cells especially vulnerable to DNA damage, causing cancerous cells to die rather than pausing
to correct the problem, Dr. Pagano says. Unlike cancer cells, which already have a less efficient checkpoint, normal cells have a fully functioning G2...
When it comes to gene transcription, random pauses aren’t quite so random, study finds
...ence repeated over and over again eight times in a row," Block said. When molecules of RNAP were attached to the templates, they behaved as predicted, pausing
briefly at all of the backtrack and hairpin pause sites, but not actually backtracking or forming hairpins.
"That's great," Block said. "It's tell...
Basis for DNA ejection from single phage particles
...ocess, but rather is unexpectedly complex. DNA release occurred at a very high rate, reaching 75,000 base pairs of DNA/sec, but in a stepwise fashion. pausing
times were observed during ejection, and ejection was transiently arrested at definite positions of the genome in close proximity to genetically defin...
pausing in Biological Technology
Is outsourcing reaching its limits or simply pausing for breath?
Outsourcing is a management tool that is taking the business world by storm, or so it would seem from reading much of the dedicated coverage of outsourcing topics featured in business and IT publications and websites. Thus it was very surprising to me to come across two recently released studies ...
Is outsourcing reaching its limits or simply pausing for breath? - Part II
In my last column, I reviewed some of the key findings of a study conducted by Deloitte Consulting of the experiences of 25 of the largest practitioners of outsourcing in the world. In this article, I discuss the findings from another study conducted by the consulting firm DiamondCluster of over ...
Innovation thrives in Europe
... As I write this, I am sitting with an angry Mediterranean Sea roaring at my back, pausing
between meetings with some very, very smart Israeli start-ups as the first winter storm hits Tel Aviv. I am one week into a three-week tour through Eu...