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GCSEs are failing stress test as students suffer | Letters
A year 11 pupil describes the strain on her non-academic peers, while other readers decry the effects of relentless exams on young peopleI am a year 11 student who is currently sitting their GCSE examinations. Sally Weale ’s article (‘My lunchtimes are filled with crying children’, 17 May) sheds some light on what people my age go through. Many people I know suffer from depression and anxiety, we lose sleep, we don ’t want to wake up in the mornings and we are afraid to walk into the exam rooms.We are told over and over again that if we do not achieve level 7 or above we will not be able to progress...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 21, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: GCSEs Children Mental health UK news Schools Exams Education Society Michael Gove Politics Psychology Science Source Type: news

Building resilience after disasters through the youth leadership program: the importance of community and academic partnerships on youth outcomes - Osofsky H, Osofsky J, Hansel T, Lawrason B, Speier A.
BACKGROUND: The Youth Leadership Program (YLP) was created as a school community-university partnership after the devastating effects of Hurricane Katrina. The YLP goal was to support youth and improve by engaging them in disaster recovery initiatives. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Building resilience after disasters through the youth leadership program: the importance of community and academic partnerships on youth outcomes - Osofsky H, Osofsky J, Hansel T, Lawrason B, Speier A.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Direct and indirect harassment experiences and burnout among academic faculty in japan - Takeuchi M, Nomura K, Horie S, Okinaga H, Perumalswami CR, Jagsi R.
The purpose of this study is three-fold: (1) to compare harassment (sexual, gender, and academic harassment both directly and indirectly experienced - i.e. "directly harassed" and "have seen or heard of someone who experienced harassment", respectively) ex... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Lessons learned from data collection as health screening in underserved farmworker communities - Flocks J, Tovar JA, Economos E, Thien Mac VV, Mutic A, Peterman K, McCauley L.
BACKGROUND: Girasoles is an academic-community partnership investigating heat-related illness (HRI) among farm-workers. An unexpected outcome is health screening and intervention for participants without access to health care. OBJECTIVES: We presen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight NLM @ MLA 2018: attending the Medical Library Association conference in Atlanta, GA? Stop by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) exhibit booth 145 to meet NLM staff and see NLM Web products and services. The NLM Theater at the booth will feature demonstrations and tutorials on a wide variety of topics. You can also talk to MAR staff at the booth about funding, training, and current initiatives! Sunday, May 20 from 1:00-2:00 PM: Executive Director Kate Flewelling Monday, May 21 from 10:00-10:30 AM and 1:30-2:00 PM: Acade...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - May 17, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Nigeria:ABUAD Hospital Matches Best in the World - Health Minister
[Vanguard] When in 2010 Are Afe Babalola (SAN) kicked off academic session at the Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti, ABUAD, little did Nigerians know that the institution would become a standard for federal, state and private universities. The private institution sited on over 1,000 hectares of land, directly opposite the Federal Polytechnic in Ado-Ekiti, boasts of world class facilities. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Penn scientist receives distinguished investigator award for patient-oriented research
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) The Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS), a non-profit membership association of translational scientists from the nation's leading academic medical centers, has awarded the Edward H. Ahrens Jr. Distinguished Investigator Award for Patient-Oriented Research Translation to Daniel J. Rader, MD, chair of the department of Genetics in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

World Politics Review Becomes One of the First Global Publishers to use OpenAthens ’ New Cloud Product
Internationally renowned World Politics Review is among the first information providers to use OpenAthens’ cloud-based system. OpenAthens, which provides federated identity and access management services to a global client base, offers migration to its cloud-based system for current customers and to new customers who might not have previously been able to access a traditional federation-style model. Intended to enhance its customers’ end user experiences, OpenAthens Cloud offers a high degree of transparency and insight into what information is being accessed which is of great value to publi...
Source: News from STM - May 16, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: Digital Source Type: news

Clarivate Analytics and REDIB Launch Ibero-American Journal Rankings, Revealing the Most Impactful Journals in Ibero-America
Today the Red Iberoamericana de Innovación y Conocimiento Científico (REDIB) and data company Clarivate Analytics, launched the annual Ibero-American Journal Rankings. The aim of this new ranking is to raise the visibility of research from Ibero-America which covers the Spanish and Portuguese speaking countries in Latin America and those of the Iberian Peninsula, Spain, Portugal and Andorra. The Ibero-American Journal Rankings are powered by Web of Science data and incorporate a novel ranking methodology, which not only focuses on the impact of the journals in the region, but also the impact of specific ...
Source: News from STM - May 16, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: World Source Type: news

Tessa Goodman, 1933-2018
Tessa Goodman, Admissions Clerk in the Academic Registrar's Office for over 30 years, died in March. Janet Windows, former Secretary in the Academic Registrar's Office, offers a commemoration. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - May 16, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Obituaries Source Type: news

Springer Nature commits to support collaborative solutions to society ’s grand challenges
Springer Nature is helping to uncover research-based solutions to real-world problems, with the launch of its third Change the World, One Article at a Time campaign. The campaign – which launches today – will showcase more than 250 articles published in Springer Nature journals in 2017, which have been handpicked because the research within them has the potential to have a significant impact on society’s grand challenges. All articles in the campaign are freely available until 31 July 2018 through the dedicated Change the World page on Springernature.com. As one of the world’s largest publishers foc...
Source: News from STM - May 16, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: Featured World Source Type: news

2018 Joseph Leiter NLM/MLA Lectureship 2018
Eric Dishman, Director, All of Us Research Program, delivered the 2018 Joseph Leiter NLM/MLA Lectureship 2018 on Wednesday May 9, 2018. His lecture was titled: Precision Communications for Precision Health: Challenges and Strategies for Reaching All of Us. Recording (Source: MCR News)
Source: MCR News - May 15, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: ssawyer Tags: Community College/Academic Libraries Health Sciences K-12 Public Libraries Source Type: news

5 Free (online) PubMed CE Webinars from the NNLM Training Office
The National Network of Libraries of Medicine Training Office (NTO) is offering a series of 5, free, online CE webinars called PubMed for Librarians (PML). Take one or more (or all) of the classes. Follow the links to register. Details are below. All times are Eastern (please adjust for your local time zone). PubMed for Librarians: Introduction (1.5CE) June 6, 2018 1 PM – 2:30 ET https://nnlm.gov/class/pubmed-librarians-introduction-pubmed/8416 Learn the difference between PubMed and MEDLINE Brief introduction to MeSH, Automatic Term Mapping and Subheadings Citation sensors PubMed for Librarians: MeSH (1.5CE) June 13...
Source: MCR News - May 15, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: ssawyer Tags: Community College/Academic Libraries Health Sciences Source Type: news

13 Ways Being a Night Owl Could Hurt Your Health
This article originally appeared on Health.com (Source: TIME: Health)
Source: TIME: Health - May 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amanda MacMillan / Health.com Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime sleep Source Type: news

South Africa:Gauteng Health On Passing On of Mr Ntswanisi
[Govt of SA] The Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital management is saddened by the passing of Mr Ntsanwisi and wishes to extend its deepest condolences to his family. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 15, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Study shows targeted biopsy for prostate cancer more effective than traditional method
(University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center) Researchers at the University of Cincinnati have found that MRI fusion biopsy -- coupling MRI and ultrasound to visualize suspicious lesions in the prostate gland and targeting the biopsy to that particular area -- outperformed standard prostate biopsy in patients with a prior negative prostate biopsy. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - May 15, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Will AI cause radiologists to go the way of horses?
Will radiologists meet the same fate from the advent of artificial intelligence...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: New framework facilitates radiology AI algorithms Radiology and AI: From bête noire to nuts and bolts 4 reasons why AI won't replace radiologists AIUM: Radiologists must get out of their comfort zone AIUM: Can deep learning classify liver fibrosis on US?Comments: 5/14/2018 12:53:52 PMBalint From the JACR paper: "We need to figure how to deal with this coming change. And we need to do it in a hurry."   Publishing fewer articles in academic journals like this, that hav...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 14, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

University sports rivalries provide insights on coalitional psychology : territorial context influences reactions to vocal signals of allegiance - Kruger DJ, Falbo M, Blanchard S, Cole E, Gazoul C, Nader N, Murphy S.
Sports are an excellent venue for demonstrating evolutionary principles to audiences not familiar with academic research. Team sports and sports fandom feature dynamics of in-group loyalty and intergroup competition, influenced by our evolved coalitional p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

A comprehensive validation method with surface-surface comparison for vehicle safety applications - Yang J, Zhan Z, Zheng L, Guo G, Wang C.
Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) models have proven themselves to be efficient surrogates of real-world systems in automotive industries and academia. To successfully integrate the CAE models into analysis process, model validation is necessarily required ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

De Gruyter launches Sciendo
Publishing services division supports authors, societies and conference organizers The international independent scholarly publisher De Gruyter is increasing and expanding its publishing service offering and has launched a new division to do so:  Sciendo ([‘sjɛn|do] for the linguists). Sciendo provides specialized custom publishing services and solutions for third parties, especially academic and research institutions, societies, university presses, conference organizers and individual authors. In addition to services for journals and books – including open access – other allied services, such as se...
Source: News from STM - May 14, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: European Featured Source Type: news

New approach to cancer research aims to accelerate studies and reduce cost
(University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center) A new model for improving how clinical trials are developed and conducted by bringing together academic cancer experts and pharmaceutical companies is being tested by research experts at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - May 14, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Centralized infrastructure facilitates medical education research
(American Academy of Family Physicians) The Council of Academic Family Medicine Educational Research Alliance has enabled a large number of research teams to conduct meaningful scholarship with a fraction of the usual time and energy. CERA regularly conducts omnibus surveys of key family medicine education leaders, a process that includes collaboration with experienced mentors, centralized institutional review board clearance, pilot testing, and centralized data collection. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

SIUE Creates Partnership with University of Costa Rica
SIUE has reached an academic partnership agreement with the University of Costa Rica (UCR). The new five-year partnership with UCR, coupled with the current faculty-led travel study programs through...(PRWeb May 14, 2018)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/05/prweb15484509.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - May 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight All of Us: Did you miss the NNLM All of Us webinar on April 30? Watch the recording on YouTube to learn more about getting involved with the All of Us Research Program. Connect with MAR: MAR coordinators would love the chance to speak with you in person about your projects, and opportunities for potential partnership! Check out the schedule of upcoming conferences where you can meet and greet with our staff. National Network of Libraries of Medicine News Big Data in Healthcare – Opportunities for Librarians – SE...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - May 11, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Higher ed employers make final offer
Higher education employers have made a new pay offer of a 2% or £425 pay rise, whichever is greater, on all pay points for the 2018/19 pay round. The final offer follows the latest meeting between the higher education unions – UNISON, Unite, the GMB and academic unions UCU and EIS – and the University and Colleges Employer’s Association yesterday. UNISON national secretary Jon Richards said the offer “does not meet our claim in full, but we welcome the improvements on the employers’ initial offer”. That offer came in mid April and was for an increase of 1.7% or £325 a year. H...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - May 11, 2018 Category: Food Science Authors: Tony Braisby Tags: Article News education services higher education higher education pay pay negotiating and bargaining pay up now universities Source Type: news

They're out to get you: study finds cyclists face paranoia about drivers
Study finds that 70% of London cyclists believe drivers mean them harm. But is it mainly the fault of the road system?As a cyclist in a busy urban environment, it can seem that some drivers are out to get you. And now a new study has concluded that for many bike riders, this is only too true: a sense of paranoia is a clinical reality.The research ledby Lyn Ellet, a clinical psychology academic at Royal Holloway, University of London, studied 323 cyclists in London aged between 18-66, and used a series of questions to gauge their levels of paranoia when on a bike.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 11, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Peter Walker Tags: Cycling Road transport Psychology Environment Source Type: news

Reducing tapeworm infection could improve academic performance, reduce poverty
(Stanford University) Tapeworm infection from eating contaminated pork can damage the brain, causing learning impairments and possibly enforcing cycles of poverty. A new study is the first to look at infection rates within schools and propose solutions targeting children. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Clouds like a semi-transparent parasol
(Goethe University Frankfurt) Following the Paris Climate Agreement, Germany and France created the program 'Make Our Planet Great Again,' to promote climate change research. One of 13 researchers selected by an expert jury of the German Academic Exchange Service is coming from the USA to the Goethe University in a few months. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 11, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Statement on Artificial Intelligence for American Industry
On May 10, 2018, the White House convened academic researchers, industry experts and federal leaders at an event on Artificial Intelligence for American Industry. National Science Foundation (NSF) Director France Córdova participated in the event and issued the following statement. Artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming every segment of American industry. It is making agriculture more precise and efficient, giving us new medical diagnostics that save lives, and ... More at https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=245418&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click This is an NSF News item. (Source: NSF News)
Source: NSF News - May 10, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Depression and suicide among medical students: a comparison study between medical and medical sciences students in Taif University, Taif-KSA - Alzahrani AHS.
BACKGROUND: Medical school is recognized as a stressful environment that often exerts a negative effect on the academic performance, physical health, and psychological well-being of the student. Objective: To assess the exposure to different stressors ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Are tropical storms a failure warning? Evidence from standardized school examinations - Spencer N.
This paper examines the impact of tropical storms on student academic achievement. It uses hurricane destruction indexes which takes into account the physical characteristics of the storms relative to the location of each school along with standardized exa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Considering a career in academia? Workshop for all disciplines.
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - May 10, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Health professionals should recognise and treat obesity as a disease
According to a presentation at the Pediatric Academic Societies 2018 meeting, tackling obesity effectively needs health care professionals to more widely recognise it as a disease, rather than a choice.Medscape  (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - May 10, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

100 Years of Influenza Pandemics and Practice: 1918-2018
Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health. 05/07/2018 This video is Part 1 of a one-day symposium sponsored by the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In the context of the centenary of the 1918 influenza pandemic, experts from academia and government convened to discuss and debate current pandemic influenza threats, and the future of pandemic preparedness and influenza prevention and control. Topics include 2018 Threats: The Challenge of H3N2, and Impact of Epidemic on Health Systems; and Current Gaps: United States and Local Public Health Pandemi...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - May 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

A road map for civil engineers towards bridge engineering through academic education and professional training - Akbari R, Maalek S.
It is common in many countries that engineers having an academic degree in Civil Engineering are appointed responsible for different tasks related to Bridge Engineering. However, there are serious questions about whether formal university courses in civil ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

For stroke victims, brain magnetic stimulation leads to improved walking speed
(Wolters Kluwer Health) A technique of magnetic stimulation of the brain can increase walking speed in patients who are undergoing rehabilitation after a stroke, reports a research update in the American Journal of Physical Medicine& Rehabilitation, the official journal of the Association of Academic Physiatrists. The journal is published by Wolters Kluwer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Care home nurse hopes to roll-out falls learning across provider
A drop in falls has been observed at a care home on the South Coast, following the completion of an academic programme by one of its senior nurses. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - May 8, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Sudan:Paramilitary Fighters Contracted Measles in North Darfur - Medical Source
[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -Dozens of paramilitary combatants infected with measles have arrived in El Fashir academic hospital, a medical source in the hospital reported. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 8, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Teen Sexting Linked to Intimate Partner Violence, Sexual Abuse
TUESDAY, May 8, 2018 -- Teen sexting is associated with sexual abuse, with higher victimization in girls and intimate partner violence perpetration in boys, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 8, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Weatherwatch: 3.5bn social media posts prove power of sun
Facebook and Twitter analyses confirm we are grumpier on cold days, happier when it ’s sunny – prompting tip for advertisersIt may seem extraordinary that it took collaboration betweensix top quality universities to prove that we are all happier when the sun comes out. Between them academics analysed 2.4bn Facebook messages and 1.1bn posts on Twitter, between 2009 and 2016, measuring the content against the weather conditions. They came to the conclusion that we were all more positive on warm sunny days than when it was cold and wet.Related:Sun + people = happiness?Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 7, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Paul Brown Tags: Psychology Meteorology Academic experts Twitter Facebook Science Australian universities US universities Canada World news Source Type: news

Role of school employees' mental health knowledge in interdisciplinary collaborations to support the academic success of students experiencing mental health distress - Frauenholtz S, Mendenhall AN, Moon J.
Children with mental health disorders are at elevated risk of deleterious academic outcomes. The school, acting as a bridge between home and community, is a key site for identification and intervention with children experiencing mental health distress. Yet... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Recess: a study of belongingness, affect, and victimization on the playground - McNamara L, Lodewyk K, Franklin N.
Although it is well understood that relationships are linked to healthy development and academic success, research on socialization during recess is limited. From the conceptual framework of belonging, an array of established measures was used to create an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Child Secondhand Pot + Tobacco Exposure Ups Risk for ER Visits
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- Children with exposure to secondhand marijuana and tobacco smoke have an increased rate of emergency department visitation, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies, held from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Executive Function Improved With Prenatal Exposure to SSRIs
MONDAY, May 7, 2018 -- Children with prenatal exposure to serotonin reuptake inhibitors (pSRI) have better executive function (EF) at age 12 years, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies, held from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Connect with MAR at an Upcoming Conference
MAR coordinators would love the chance to speak with you in person about your projects, and opportunities for potential partnership! Below are details on conferences and workshops where you could have the chance to meet and greet with our staff. If you have additional questions or would like to know about other in-person events, please contact us. MAR at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair – Calling K-12 educators in the Pittsburgh area! MAR Education & Health Literacy Coordinator Michelle Burda and other MAR staff will be engaging middle and high school students in hands-on health activities as ...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - May 7, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: In the Region Source Type: news

Wikipedia: the most cited authors revealed to be three Australian scientists
Trio who wrote climate paper had no idea they were referenced more than 2.8 million timesAn academic paper on global climate zones written by three Australians more than a decade ago has been named the most cited source on Wikipedia, having being referenced more than 2.8m times.But the authors of the paper, who are still good friends, had no idea about the wider impact of their work until recently.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 7, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Davey in Melbourne Tags: Wikipedia Climate change Internet Technology Science Environment Australia news Source Type: news

Providing clinicians feedback on their opioid prescribing data alters future prescribing
(Society for Academic Emergency Medicine) Asking emergency department (ED) providers to self-identify their opioid prescribing practices and then providing them with timely, clinically relevant, individualized, and actionable feedback on their actual opioid prescribing data, significantly decreases future opioid prescribing among providers who underestimate their baseline prescribing. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Heads
HEADSSS — home life, education, activities, drugs, sexual activity, safety, and suicide and/or depression. Social media intertwines itself with the adolescent experience in our country. Friendships, family ties, romantic relationships, academic pur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news