Age-related decline in antibiotic prescribing for uncomplicated respiratory tract infections in primary care in England following the introduction of a national financial incentive (the Quality Premium) for health commissioners to reduce use of antib

This journal article assesses the impact of the Quality Premium national incentive scheme on the rate of antibiotic prescribing. The results show that the number of patients prescribed antibiotics by their GP for common respiratory infections, for which antibiotics are generally not needed, decreased by 3% following the introduction of the national incentive scheme.
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We present you a case of 43 year old man with classical form of Kaposi sarcoma (KS) localized to the Penis who was HIV negative. Detailed pathological and immunohistochemistry characteristic of the tumor was done. Pathology reported it as KS with nodular and polypoid form. Classical form of KS with localization in male genitalia is rare identity and serves as a diagnostic challenge.
Source: Urology Case Reports - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 14 February 2019Source: Urology Case ReportsAuthor(s): R.B. Nerli, Shridhar C. Ghagane, Abhijit Musale, Amit Mungarwadi, Neeraj S. Dixit, Murigendra B. Hiremath
Source: Urology Case Reports - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
Registered social workers in New Zealand have transferable skills and capabilities that enable them to work with diverse populations at levels including the individual, family and community. Working across government and non-government organisations, they ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news
The study reports the environmental, toxicological and histopathological forensic investigations applied on three victims of accidental death (father, mother and son), due to the fall in a volcanic pothole, during the touristic visit of the "Solfatara park...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news
OBJECTIVES: Introduce pertinent self-contained underwater breathing apparatus (SCUBA) physiology and corresponding terminology. Appreciate the scope of diving and related otolaryngological injury. Illustrate pathophysiologic mechanisms for diving injuries....
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news
Pre-service teachers (PSTs) are often placed in a vulnerable position during their school placement. Recognising the presence of power dynamics between PSTs, university-based tutors, and cooperating teachers as well as exploring how PSTs navigate these pow...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
The article reviews issues of maintenance and improvement of driver's reliability after a road accident. Due to psychological traumas caused by road accidents, drivers may constantly experience fear or fright. As a result, when driving, the driver is slow....
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news
I examined the organizational behaviors related to social network service addiction in workplaces. Using a survey method, I collected data from 305 employees in South Korean companies and employed multiple regression analyses on the data. RESULTS s...
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This study aimed to answer these questions: (i) Can the temporal patterns of locomotor and exploratory activities and anxiety-like behavior be disrupted by a single session of stress? (ii) Can the temporal patterns of corticosterone, melatonin, and glucose...
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Intimate partner violence (IPV) is an important criminal justice and public health problem that negatively affects quality of life and health. Research is needed to better understand IPV perpetration to generate more targeted interventions and prevent vict...
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