Pediatric Mental Health ED Visits Lower Than Expected in Late Pandemic
MONDAY, April 15, 2024 -- Pediatric mental health (MH) emergency department visits were lower during the late pandemic period than prepandemic, according to a study published online April 2 in Academic Emergency Medicine.In a retrospective study,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 15, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

VideaHealth and Henry Schein One Expand Partnership to Bring Dental AI to Hygiene Schools
Detect AI, powered and manufactured by VideaHealth, now available to Dentrix, Dentrix Ascend and Ascend Academic customers BOSTON, April 15, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- VideaHealth, the leading dental AI software company, and Henry Schein One, a leader in dental software, today announced... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - April 15, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: LIC Source Type: news

College faculty experiences with student disclosures of victimization - Cares AC, Madero-Hernandez A, Bostaph LG, Fisher BS.
Victimization of college students is widespread, and it is not uncommon for students to disclose these experiences to faculty. Given that how faculty respond to disclosures may have implications for students' psychosocial and academic outcomes, it is key t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Core curriculum elements on substance use disorder for early academic career medical and health professions education programs - U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration..
Government estimates indicate the nation's behavioral health workforce, including those who treat patients with substance use disorders (SUD), will continue to experience staffing shortages and that it is imperative to address future workforce needs for se... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Sexual behaviors among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and other sexual and gender diverse medical students: a national study of Thai medical schools - Wainipitapong S, Oon-Arom A, Wiwattarangkul T, Vadhanavikkit P, Wiwattanaworaset P, Srifuengfung M, Chiddaycha M.
This study aims to investigate sexual behaviors among gender diverse (LGBT and other sexual/gender minorities) and nongender-diverse medical students. METHODS: In 2021 academic year, medical students from five Thai medical schools comple... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Moving beyond COVID-19: break or continuity in the urban mobility regime? - Nello-Deakin S, Diaz AB, Roig-Costa O, Miralles-Guasch C, Marquet O.
Upon its irruption in early 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic spurred a flurry of reflection on its potential long-term effects on urban mobility. Despite widespread speculation about the likely permanent impacts of the pandemic on urban mobility, few academic a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Hiring ban disrupts research at Florida universities
When Zhengfei Guan, an agricultural economist at the University of Florida (UF), advertised for a new postdoc last summer, one applicant from China quickly rose to the top of the pile. But after being offered the job, the young scholar decided he didn’t want to work in Florida. His change of heart was triggered by a new Florida law prohibiting the state’s 12 public universities from employing graduate students and postdocs from China and six other “countries of concern” without special permission. Enacted in May 2023, the law restricts collaborations between Florida and Chinese academic institutions...
Source: ScienceNOW - April 12, 2024 Category: Science Source Type: news

Promoting positive self-identity of youths with mental disorders: collaboration between academia and a ministry of education - Hoter Ishay G, Wagner LJ, Meidan O, Garber Epstein P, Roe D.
Inclusive schools reflect the dominant approach to education, yet many youths with mental disorders still attend special education schools. Although special education schools address educational, social, and developmental needs, they may increase students'... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Waipahu High School unveils new Academic Health Center
Students and faculty will begin to train with physicians and other medical professionals at the 1,870-square-foot health clinic to treat patients within the local community. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 12, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Kelsey Kukaua Medeiros Source Type: news

Universities should experiment to improve caregiver support, U.S. National Academies says
“Innovation in caregiving support is desperately needed.” That’s one of the key take-home messages of a report released today by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) exploring how the U.S. academic community can better support caregivers —a group that particularly struggled to stay afloat during the pandemic . Many of the report’s recommendations are familiar, including paid family and medical leave and flexible grant deadlines. But the report also highlights the need for creative solutions, encouraging institutions to experiment with new approaches and to coll...
Source: ScienceNOW - April 11, 2024 Category: Science Source Type: news

CT-FFR reduces invasive procedures for coronary artery blockages
CT fractional flow reserve (CT-FFR) imaging identifies patients with coronary artery blockage or narrowing who could benefit from revascularization -- and helps reduce the unnecessary use of invasive procedures, researchers have found. A team led by Mangun Kaur Randhawa, MD, of Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston reported that individuals with significant narrowing and/or blockages identified on coronary CT angiography (CTA) who underwent CT-FFR had lower rates of invasive coronary angiography and ensuing percutaneous coronary intervention than patients who were not referred for a CT-FFR. The research was published A...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 11, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: Kate Madden Yee Tags: CT Cardiovascular Radiology Source Type: news

Late Bedtime, Irregular Sleep Tied to Academic Problems in Teens
WEDNESDAY, April 10, 2024 -- Later sleep timing and greater sleep variability are risk factors for certain academic problems among adolescents, according to a study published online March 5 in SLEEP. Gina Marie Mathew, Ph.D., from Stony Brook... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 10, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Childhood violence, high school academic environment, and adult alcohol use among Latinas and Black women: a structural equation modeling study - Capasso A, Tozan Y, DiClemente RJ, Pahl K.
This study aims to identify modifiable factors to prevent adult onset of alcohol use disorder (AUD) in thi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 10, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Cannabis use and  its psychosocial correlates among school-going adolescents in Sierra Leone - Osborne A, James PB, Olorunsaiye CZ, Bangura C, Lebbie A.
This study aims to investigate the prevalence and associat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 10, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Embattled Harvard honesty professor accused of plagiarism
Harvard University honesty researcher Francesca Gino, whose work has come under fire for suspected data falsification, may also have plagiarized passages in some of her high-profile publications. A book chapter co-authored by Gino, who was found by a 2023 Harvard Business School (HBS) investigation to have committed research misconduct , contains numerous passages of text with striking similarities to 10 earlier sources. The sources include published papers and student theses, according to an analysis shared with Science by University of Montreal psychologist Erinn Acland. Science ha...
Source: ScienceNOW - April 9, 2024 Category: Science Source Type: news