Repeat self-inflicted injury among U.S. youth in a large medical claims database - Peterson C, Xu L, Leemis RW, Stone DM.
This study describes characteristics of nonfatal self-inflicted injuries and incidence of repeat self-inflicted injuries among a large convenience sample of youth (aged 10-24 years) with Medicaid or commercial insurance. METHODS: In 2... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Blog: Give Further Education the funding it so desperately needs
Today MPs are be debating a vital issue in Parliament. Of course they’re talking about Brexit, but that’s not the debate I mean. What I’m talking about is one of the many massive issues that aren’t getting the coverage they deserve. I’m talking about the crisis in Further Education. UNISON represents 30,000 members working in FE colleges.  Our members perform many important roles –  technical support, library services, training and assessment, facilities, administration, IT, catering – and yet like so many public servants they’re being repeatedly asked to do more wi...
Source: UNISON Health care news - January 21, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Dave Prentis Tags: General secretary's blog News further education Source Type: news

Herbal medicine for acute management and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury: a protocol for a systematic review - Lee B, Leem J, Kim H, Jo HG, Yoon SH, Shin A, Sul JU, Choi YY, Yun Y, Kwon CY.
BACKGROUND: This systematic review protocol describes the methods that will be used to evaluate the efficacy and safety of herbal medicine in treating traumatic brain injury. METHODS AND ANALYSIS: The following electronic databases will be searched... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

What Complications Can Gastrostomy Tubes Have?
Discussion Gastrostomy tubes (GT or GTubes) have been used to support patients for about a century. They are placed between the abdominal skin and the stomach either percutaneously or surgically. The tubes can be a standard long tube with either a bumper or inflatable balloon internally and externally they have a retention piece to hold the GT in place. A button or low profile tube are similar but extend just beyond the skin. Reasons for GT placement include: Nutritional support Hydration maintenance Medication management Aspiration avoidance Gastric stasis decompression Obstruction bypass Quality of life improvement for...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - January 21, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Your Sweat Will See You Now
A new device — wearable, wireless and battery free — improves the ability to monitor and diagnose health problems by analyzing the sweat on your skin. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: APOORVA MANDAVILLI Tags: Sweating Sensors Cystic Fibrosis Wearable Computing Data-Mining and Database Marketing Exercise Skin Diabetes Source Type: news

CEO invests $1.37M in Precision Therapeutics
Precision Therapeutics (NSDQ:AIPT) CEO Carl Schwartz recently boosted his stake in the company by $1.37 million, including a $950,000 loan and the $50,000 purchase of 78,125 shares of the company’s common stock, representing a price of $0.64 per share. As part of the investment, detailed this week in an SEC filing, Schwartz also received additional warrants to purchase company common stock. Since assuming the role of CEO, Schwartz has elected to take his salary in the form of stock options, rather than cash, further increasing his equity stake in the Minneapolis company. “I am pleased with our use of capital an...
Source: Mass Device - January 18, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Blog Business/Financial News Funding Roundup News Well Helomics Precision Therapeutics Inc. Source Type: news

The renaissance of PACS -- and why it didn't deconstruct
Five years ago saw the birth of "deconstructed PACS" -- the idea that hospitals...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Revisiting deconstructed PACS: Part 2 Revisiting deconstructed PACS: Part 1 The time is now for deconstructed PACSComments: 1/17/2019 6:31:05 AMThePACSman                 I read this at 3:45 am and started walking out my office door to get the kids to bring them down to the fallout shelter and then realized they were grown and gone already and I didn’t have to save them.           &nbs...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 17, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Self-harm, emotion regulation, and experiential avoidance: a systematic review - Brereton A, McGlinchey E.
This study aimed to systemically review the literature regarding self-harm, emotion regulation, and experiential avoidance. METHOD: Articles were identified through systematic searches of several databases using combinations of the phras... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: What happens to your body when you're allergic to food?
What happens to your body when you have an allergic reaction to food? Dr. Avni Joshi, a Mayo Clinic pediatric allergist and immunologist, asks, "How does food allergy happen is the first question?" Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute https://youtu.be/o9mj7BgR-fY Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (0:59) is in the downloads?at the end of the post. Please 'Courtesy: [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 17, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Making Mayo's Recipes: Stock your freezer with homemade meatballs
Meatballs are a quick, make-ahead option for turning ground turkey, chicken or lean beef into dinner. You can roll and freeze uncooked meatballs when you have time. Then thaw and bake for 15 minutes on a busy night. Need some ideas for serving meatballs? Make meatball subs made with whole-wheat buns, marinara sauce and a [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 17, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

All of Us enrollees can now share health data from their Fitbit accounts with researchers
The Fitbit BYOD program  is the first digital health initiative launched within the NIH's project to build a longitudinal database of 1 million Americans. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 16, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

All of Us enrollees can now health data from their Fitbit accounts
The Fitbit BYOD program  is the first digital health initiative launched within the NIH's project to build a longitudinal database of 1 million Americans. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 16, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Infographic: Basketball injury prevention
  Learn more about sports performance training. Other health tip infographics: mayohealthhighlights.startribune.com? (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 16, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Home Remedies: Rose geranium oil treatment for cancer patients
ROCHESTER Minn. -- Rose geranium oil may help to ease the symptoms of nasal vestibulitis, a common and painful nasal condition linked to cancer drug treatment, according to the results of a small observational study, published online in the journal?BMJ Supportive& Palliative Care. The findings build on anecdotal evidence for the use of rose [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 16, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Medic-CE Boosts Fire Continuing Education Training with Clarion UX Fire & Rescue Group Partnership
Medic-CE, a leading provider of accredited, online continuing education for fire and emergency medical services (EMS) professionals, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Clarion UX Fire & Rescue Group that will more easily allow firefighters and other EMS professionals meet their continuing education requirements. This includes an expected 200-percent increase in fire continuing education content for Medic-CE customers. “We couldn’t be more excited about this partnership with Clarion UX and the opportunity to provide agencies across the country with even more continuing education training,&rdqu...
Source: JEMS Operations - January 15, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Operations Press Releases News Source Type: news

Medic-CE Boosts Fire Continuing Education Training with Clarion UX Fire & Rescue Group Partnership
Medic-CE, a leading provider of accredited, online continuing education for fire and emergency medical services (EMS) professionals, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Clarion UX Fire & Rescue Group that will more easily allow firefighters and other EMS professionals meet their continuing education requirements. This includes an expected 200-percent increase in fire continuing education content for Medic-CE customers. “We couldn’t be more excited about this partnership with Clarion UX and the opportunity to provide agencies across the country with even more continuing education training,&rdqu...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - January 15, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Operations Press Releases News Source Type: news

MobileODT touts colposcope-based cervical cancer detection AI
MobileODT said last week that it is implementing a new artificial intelligence algorithm in its EVA system Colposcope that it claims can detect cervical cancer more effectively than existing testing. The new technology, known as Automated Visual Evaluation, has been validated by the National Cancer Institute and the National Library of Medicine, the Israel-based company said, and is able to identify problematic lesions with greater reliability than traditional Pap Cytology testing. MobileODT said that it is working with the NCI and other researchers to continue validating the AVE algorithm, and that it is launching a ...
Source: Mass Device - January 15, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Imaging Software / IT Women's Health mobileodt Source Type: news

Senior Scientist Position
Applications will be accepted from February 4, 2019 to February 14, 2019. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 15, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Semi-monthly new journal report by provider (01/15/2019)
LinkOut journals added since 01/01/2019, arrangedby provider. ​ (Source: Library-LinkOut Announcements)
Source: Library-LinkOut Announcements - January 15, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Cochrane's Editor in Chief's response to BMJ Article -'Cochrane is thriving '
David Tovey, Editor in Chief of theCochrane Library, responds to a recent article in The BMJ, 'Has Cochrane lost its way?' David Tovey states that; " Cochrane is at its most effective when it adheres to its 10 key principles, which promote a culture that is open, diverse, inclusive and outwards facing, a community that is vibrant and iconoclastic, and a mission to search for truth and realism in health care. " He also ensures " by all objective measures, Cochrane is thriving. "Read'The BMJ and Melanie Newman are telling a partial story 'Tuesday, January 15, 2019 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 15, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

How AI can detect cervical cancer
Cervical cancer cells (Image from National Cancer Institute\Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University) Researchers have developed a computer algorithm that they say can analyze digital images of a woman’s cervix and accurately identify precancerous changes that require medical attention. This artificial intelligence approach, called automated visual evaluation, has the potential to revolutionize cervical cancer screening, particularly in low-resource settings. Led by investigators from the National Institutes of Health and humanitarian tech investment fund Global Good, the researchers used comprehensive datas...
Source: Mass Device - January 15, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Big Data Blog Diagnostics Gynecological News Well Oncology Research & Development globalgood National Institutes of Health (NIH) nationalcancerinstitute Source Type: news

Fire debris analysis: a need to develop databases - Bumbrah GS, Sarin RK, Sharma RM.
Fire debris analysis is a branch of forensic chemistrywhich deals with the examination and analysis of fire debrissamples in order to detect and identify ignitable liquidresidues in them. In addition to arson, fire debris analysis isusually performed in ca... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Risk of incident psychiatric disorders in sexual assault victims: a nationwide population-based cohort study - Tung TH, Shen SA, Chen CH, Huang C.
This study was conducted to evaluate the risk of incident psychiatric disorders in sexual assault victims. Taiwan's National Health Insurance Research Database was used to con... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A predictive model to analyze factors affecting the presence of mild whiplash-associated disorders in minor motor vehicle crashes based on the Korean In-Depth Accidents Study (KIDAS) Database - Lee HY, Youk H, Kim OH, Kong JS, Kang CY, Sung S, Jang JY, Kim HJ, Kim SC, Lee KH.
OBJECTIVES: We aimed to analyze factors affecting the severity of mild whiplash-associated disorders (WADs) and to develop a predictive model to evaluate the presence of mild WAD in minor motor vehicle crashes (MVCs). METHODS: We used the Korean In... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Featured Review: Routine scale and polish for periodontal health in adults
Examining evidence for routine scale and polish treatment – an updated reviewThe Cochrane Review 'Routine scale and polish for periodontal health in adults' was carried out by authors working withCochrane Oral Health to assess the effects of routine scale and polish treatments for healthy adults and to establish whether different time intervals between treatments influence these effects. The review had aimed to compare the effectiveness of the treatment when given by a dentist compared to a dental therapist or hygienist, but there were no studies evaluating this comparison.This review updates the version publish...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 15, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Katie Abbotts Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: What happens to donated blood?
In the winter months, it's common for blood donations to drop due to bad weather in many areas of the country and the flu. That's why January is National Blood Donor Month, a time when?eligible donors are urged to consider giving. The average blood donation takes about one hour per session. If you've wondered what [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 15, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Tuesday Tips: The weight loss secret you need to know
Need to lose weight? Reach for foods with lots of nutrients -- but not lots of calories. For instance, eat an orange instead of drinking a cup of juice. You'll gain fiber and cut 137 calories. This video is full of simple food swaps that save calories without sacrificing taste or texture. Watch:?The weight loss [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 15, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Rare, inherited risk factor can result in emphysema and liver damage
DEAR MAYO CLINIC:?A family friend was recently diagnosed with emphysema, but he never smoked and was told that his condition was caused by alpha-1. What is this, and how is it diagnosed? ANSWER: Emphysema?is one of a group of lung diseases, including chronic bronchitis, that make up chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD. Tobacco smoking [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 15, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

BRCA-gene cancer database expected to help research, treatment
The compilation of deadly gene variants in a new database could pave the way for digitized cancer research on risk and treatment, researchers say. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - January 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gender differences in suicidal behavior in adolescents and young adults: systematic review and meta-analysis of longitudinal studies - Miranda-Mendiz ábal A, Castellví P, Parés-Badell O, Alayo I, Almenara J, Alonso I, Blasco MJ, Cebria A, Gabilondo A, Gili M, Lagares C, Piqueras JA, Rodríguez-Jiménez T, Rodríguez-Marín J, Roca M, Soto-Sanz V, Vilagut G, Alonso J.
OBJECTIVES: To assess the association between gender and suicide attempt/death and identify gender-specific risk/protective factors in adolescents/young adults. METHODS: Systematic review (5 databases until January 2017). Population-based longitudi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Food-related anaphylaxis fatalities: analysis of the Allergy Vigilance Network database - Pouessel G, Beaudouin E, Tanno LK, Drouet M, Deschildre A, Labreuche J, Renaudin JM.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Happiness High in States With Lots of Parks, Libraries
MONDAY, Jan. 14, 2019 -- The number of parks, libraries and natural resources in the state where you reside might have a great deal to do with how happy you are. New research suggests that Americans who live where more money is spent on these... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 14, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

What Are Potential Complications of Large for Gestational Birthweight?
Discussion Infant size at birth is determined mainly by genetics, but also pregnancy and environmental factors. Large for gestational age (LGA) is defined as a mean weight> 2 standard deviations above the weight for gestational age or above the 90th percentile on growth charts (or ~4000 g on WHO growth charts). Macrosomia is a term used for a term infant who is> 4000g. Risk factors for LGA infants includes: Male infant Maternal Genetic disposition Hispanic ethnicity Diabetic Multiparity or grand parity Obesity History of previous LGA infant Prenatal ultrasound is very helpful for antenatal management. First tri...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - January 14, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Don't get tricked into bogus erectile dysfunction treatments
Erectile dysfunction is more common than most men want to admit, but there are plenty of effective and affordable treatments. However, Dr. Tobias Kohler, a Mayo Clinic urologist and sexual health expert, says he sees patients all the time who have been tricked into paying lots of money for questionable treatments that don't work. Watch: [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 14, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

#MayoClinicRadio podcast: 1/12/19
Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 1/12/19 On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast,?Dr. Jennifer Martinez-Thompson, a Mayo Clinic neurologist, discusses diagnosis and treatment options for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Also on the podcast, Dr. Molly Jeffery?and Dr. W. Michael Hooten?share new Mayo Clinic research on trends in opioid use.?Dr. Jeffery is the scientific director of Emergency Medicine [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 14, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Infectious Diseases A-Z: Norovirus cases rise in winter months
Norovirus is a highly contagious viral infection that is commonly referred to as "stomach flu." However, it is not related to the flu, which is caused by the influenza virus. "Norovirus is a virus that causes gastroenteritis," says Dr. Nipunie Rajapakse, a pediatric infectious diseases specialist at Mayo Clinic. "Someone who is infected with norovirus [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 14, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Housecall: Do you need a sleep study?
THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Polysomnography: Why it's done and what you can expect? Do visions of sugarplums elude you as you try to get a good night's rest? Your health care provider may recommend polysomnography, also called a sleep study, which can help diagnose and treat chronic insomnia, sleep apnea and more.?Polysomnography records your brain [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 14, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Science Saturday: Simpler instructions lead to better outcomes for patients
A Mayo Clinic study found that when patients leave the hospital with instructions that are easy to read, they have better health outcomes. When you leave the hospital following an injury, stroke, surgery or other event, you are loaded down with instructions on how to take care of your body, prepare your home and your [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 12, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Opportunity to Collaborate with the All of Us Journey!
The National Network of Libraries of Medicine would like to invite public libraries and community organizations to host the All of Us Journey when it visits the MidContinental Region on the following tentative dates: St. Louis, MO—Monday, April 22- Friday, April 26 Wichita, KS –Tuesday, May 7- Friday, May 10 Lincoln, NE –Tuesday, May 14- Saturday, May 18 Omaha, NE–Tuesday, May 21 – Friday, May 24 The Journey, a project related to the National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Research Program, is a hands-on traveling exhibit that engages community members in learning about the e...
Source: MCR News - January 11, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: liaison Tags: #Public/K-12 List All Members All of Us Blog All of Us Journey Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Expands CS 3600 Capabilities with exocad Software Interaction
ATLANTA—Carestream Dental has partnered with exocad, a third-party dental CAD/CAM software solutions provider, to offer direct interaction with the CS 3600 intraoral scanner. This allows clinicians to capture digital impressions directly from exocad ChairsideCAD software.Practitioners using the CS 3600 intraoral scanner are now able to launch digital impression scans directly from exocad's database software. Once acquired, the data set is automatically stored in the exocad database and can be immediately processed in exocad's ChairsideCAD software. This new interaction streamlines the process of captur...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 11, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
This article from Smithsonian Magazine highlights some titles that you’ll now have access to.   MAR Postings is a comprehensive weekly news series authored by the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region (NNLM MAR) (Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog)
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - January 11, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Kate Flewelling Tags: Blog Education News from NLM/NIH Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Look to Your Aunts, Uncles and Parents for Clues to Your Longevity
FRIDAY, Jan. 11, 2019 -- Your chances of inheriting genes linked to longevity are highest if you come from a family with many long-lived members, researchers say. And that includes aunts and uncles, not just parents. Using databases at the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 11, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

' Longevity' Could Reach Billions In 2019 - And Is No Longer Just The Preserve of Billionaires
The vast global DNA library resulting from mass genomic profiling is helping us understand how we could extend “longevity”, that is living younger and healthier for longer. It also means the search for the elixir of youth may no longer be the preserve of billionaires but be accessible to billions (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tina Woods, Contributor Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Honesty is key in checkups
Tops on the list of suggestions for becoming a better patient: Don't let embarrassment get in the way of honesty. "It starts when a patient calls our office to schedule an appointment," says Dr. Tina Ardon, a Mayo Clinic family medicine physician. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute https://youtu.be/EvJnGtP32jc Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (0:56) is in [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 11, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Living With Cancer: Ovarian cancer risk after hysterectomy
Ovarian cancer risk after hysterectomy? If you've had a hysterectomy, your risk of developing ovarian cancer or primary peritoneal cancer,?a type of cancer that acts like ovarian cancer, depends on the type of hysterectomy you had.?Learn more from Dr. Yvonne Butler Tobah, a Mayo Clinic OB-GYN Monoclonal antibody drugs for cancer? Monoclonal antibody drugs use [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 11, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Are your headphones too loud: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
Are you listening to life at too high a volume and putting your hearing at risk? Exposure to loud sounds can damage the cells of your inner ear. Symptoms and injury can occur from a short blast of noise?or with long-term exposure to excessive sounds. Some repetitive?loud sounds now are coming through the small headphones [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 11, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Are you an emotional eater?
Weight loss and emotional eating Emotional eating is eating as a way to suppress or soothe negative emotions, such as stress, anger, fear, boredom, sadness and loneliness. Emotional eating?often leads to eating too much, especially too much of foods that are sweet, fatty and high in calories. And this can sabotage your weight-loss efforts. When [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 11, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q and A: 'Watermelon stomach' isn't what you might think
DEAR MAYO CLINIC:?My mother-in-law was diagnosed with internal bleeding in her stomach, a condition that her doctor told her is sometimes called "watermelon stomach." Can you explain why it has this name, since her belly wasn't swollen? Is the treatment for it typically effective? ANSWER:?The term watermelon stomach is another name for a condition called [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 11, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Human intoxication by agrochemicals in the region of South Brazil between 1999 and 2014 - Hendges C, Schiller ADP, Manfrin J, Macedo EK, Gon çalves AC, Stangarlin JR.
The objective of this study was to evaluate pesticide poisonings in the southern region of Brazil between years 1999 and 2014. Data were collected from the database Sinitox. Intoxications and deaths were evaluated according to the distribution by gender (f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Is the burns research community committed to filling in the gaps in the evidence? An analysis of the burns section of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews - Berner JE, Booth S, Dheansa B.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news