Physician Compensation Report 2019 Physician Compensation Report 2019
Medscape's 2019 Physician Compensation Report provides the most recent salary data from almost 20,000 physicians across 29 specialties. See how much doctors are earning, learn about salary trends and find out how physicians are adapting to the changing healthcare environment.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news

Learning from historic disaster response: reviewing old lessons on disaster mental health - Clay LA, Greer A, Kendra J.
This paper reanalyzes the 1974 Xenia, OH (U.S.) tornado in comparison to the 2013 Moore tornado in light of current theories of disaster mental health and emergency planning and operation. It argues that prior conclusions can be reinterpreted as theoretica... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about hair follicle drug tests
Hair follicle drug tests involving taking a small hair sample to determine whether a person has been using illicit drugs or misusing prescription medications within the past 3 months. Learn more about how these tests work here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is it safe to mix Flagyl and alcohol?
Doctors advise people to avoid drinking alcohol when taking the antibiotic Flagyl. This is because serious drug interactions and side effects can occur. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pharmacy / Pharmacist Source Type: news

Optimism High for Mesothelioma Immunotherapy Clinical Trial in Europe
A novel clinical trial aiming to train the immune system to recognize and attack pleural mesothelioma tumor cells has opened with considerable optimism across five European countries. The randomized phase II/III study is designed to measure the efficacy and anti-tumor activity of MesoPher, a vaccine combining a patient’s own dendritic immune cells with a specially engineered cell line. The multicenter study, which is hoping for 235 participants, has opened in Antwerp, Belgium; Lille, France; Ancona, Italy; Amsterdam and Rotterdam, Netherlands and Leicester, England. “There is hope, a lot of hope, with this stud...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - April 23, 2019 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Matt Mauney Source Type: news

Strike ballot over ‘derisory’ pay for college staff
Hundreds of further education (FE) staff will today (Tuesday) vote on taking strike action over pay, says UNISON. Employees at 14 colleges* across England will take part in the ballot including institutions in Bradford, Norwich and Brighton. The dispute is over a national pay offer** from employers which UNISON has rejected and described as ‘derisory’. The vote on strike action follows a consultation in January involving 11,000 FE college employees. These included administration workers, learning support staff and those in finance. UNISON head of education Jon Richards said: “These are among the...
Source: UNISON Health care news - April 23, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Charlotte Jeffs Tags: News Press release ballot FE pay strike Source Type: news

Cochrane's 30 under 30: Santiago Castiello de Obeso
Cochrane is made up of  13,000 members and over 50,000 supporters come from more than 130 countries, worldwide. Our volunteers and contributors are researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, people passionate about improving health outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Cochrane is an incredible community of people who all play their part in improving health and healthcare globally. We believe that by putting trusted evidence at the heart of health decisions we can achieve a world of improved health for all.  Many  of our contributors are young people working with Cochrane ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - April 23, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

It ’s spring – let’s Go for Growth
May says spring. It’s the season of growth. And our branches and regions across the country, and across the union, are gearing up to Go for Growth in May: making plans to host events and talk to members and potential members about the benefits of being in UNISON. Our Go for Growth Campaign starts on 29 April and runs to 2 June, to allow for May’s bank holidays. Advertising, social media and press coverage will support dynamic ground activity in workplaces and the community by activists and organisers working in partnership. Other key elements of the work the centre is doing to support branches and activists in ...
Source: UNISON Health care news - April 23, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Tony Braisby Tags: Article Go for growth join online join options recruiting and organising recruitment Source Type: news

PAINWeekEnd in Houston, TX, Offers CE/CME Education to Refine the...
Two Days of Pain Management for the Main Street Practitioner on Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19; mingle with faculty and attendees, learn and earn up to 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credits for $199.(PRWeb April 23, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/painweekend_in_houston_tx_offers_ce_cme_education_to_refine_the_skills_of_pain_management_practitioners/prweb16258352.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - April 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Tuesday Tips: Tackle the toughest eating triggers
Losing the junk food stare down? Learn these trigger-fighting tips to help you stay on track in the kitchen and beyond. Watch: Tackle the toughest eating triggers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgOEPrpcmZs Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1:18) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please "Courtesy: Mayo Clinic News Network." (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 23, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Disaster preparedness and learning needs among community health nurse coordinators in South Sulawesi Indonesia - Sangkala MS, Gerdtz MF.
BACKGROUND: The number of natural disasters occurring worldwide has increased, including Indonesia, a country that continues to experience natural disasters of varying level of severity. Despite this evidence, limited information is available about nurses'... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

'When the dog bites': what can we learn about health geography from newspaper coverage in a 'model city' for dog-bite prevention? - Mouton M, Boulton A, Solomon O, Rock MJ.
Despite calls for the adoption of 'One-Health' approaches, dog-bite injuries remain neglected in healthcare and public health, and our study may help to understand why. Media coverage can influence policy directions, including policies that address dogs. W... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Objective classification of mTBI using machine learning on a combination of frontopolar electroencephalography measurements and self-reported symptoms - McNerney MW, Hobday T, Cole B, Ganong R, Winans N, Matthews D, Hood J, Lane S.
BACKGROUND: The reliable diagnosis of a mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) is a pervasive problem in sports and in the military. The frequency and severity of each occurrence, while difficult to quantify, may impact long term cognitive function and quality... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

AI Startup Zebra Medical Vision Enlists Deep Learning To Save Lives
Zebra Medical Vision is helping doctors make the right decisions by developing deep learning algorithms for interpretation of medical images, working with data and research partners to train the algorithms and validate their efficacy, and integrating with the workflow of practicing radiologists. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Gil Press, Contributor Source Type: news

New Therapies for Hyperkalemia New Therapies for Hyperkalemia
Learn more about the emerging new therapies for the management of hyperkalemia.Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

The New Health Care: What Can the U.S. Health System Learn From Singapore?
Americans argue over insurance while Singaporeans keep perfecting the delivery of care. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: AARON E. CARROLL Tags: Singapore Health Insurance and Managed Care Hospitals Medicine and Health Source Type: news

GE gets FDA nod for deep-learning CT reconstruction
GE Healthcare has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: GE to integrate Edison platform with ACR AI-LAB GE wins risk-sharing contract from Adventist Health GE focuses on artificial intelligence at ECR 2019 GE/Danaher deal does not include contrast business GE CEO reaffirms plan to float up to half of healthcare (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 22, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

New insight into how obesity, insulin resistance can impair cognition
(Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University) Obesity can break down our protective blood brain barrier resulting in problems with learning and memory, scientists report. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

A deep-learning model may help predict lung cancer survival and outcomes
(American Association for Cancer Research) A deep-learning model developed using serial image scans of tumors from patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) predicted treatment response and survival outcomes better than standard clinical parameters. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - April 22, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

What Are Some Potential Indicators of Human Trafficking?
Discussion Human trafficking is estimated to be the second largest criminal activity in the world after illegal arms trafficking. It affects all nations with an estimated 27 million people of all ages worldwide but only a small number are identified. It is defined by the United Nations as “the recruitment, transfer, harboring, or receipt of persons by means of threat or use of force or other forms of coercions, abduction, fraud, deception, the abuse of power, or a position of vulnerability to achieve the consent of a person, having control over another person, for the purpose of exploitation.” It includes comme...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - April 22, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Sepsis Alliance Launches Pediatric Sepsis Week – April 21st to April...
Every day, 200 children in the United States develop sepsis. Sepsis Alliance asks parents and caregivers to learn to spot the signs and symptoms of sepsis in children. Sepsis Alliance invites parents...(PRWeb April 22, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/sepsis_alliance_launches_pediatric_sepsis_week_april_21st_to_april_27th/prweb16256771.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Google ’s Earth Day 2019 Doodle Celebrates Nature’s Diversity
To celebrate Earth Day 2019, Google has created a Doodle featuring fun facts about six fascinating creatures. When you click on Sunday’s Earth Day Google Doodle, it zooms in to show some of the creatures that dwell on the Earth’s many different environments. As the doodle zooms in from space, the first animal you see is a wandering albatross, which has the widest wingspan of any living bird. Next, the doodle shows coastal redwoods- the tallest tree in the world. The doodle also zooms past the Paedophryne amauensis, the smallest frog and vertebrate, as well as the Amazon water lily, one of the biggest aquatic pl...
Source: TIME: Science - April 21, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Tara Law Tags: Uncategorized Earth Day Google onetime Source Type: news

Predictive modeling of wildfires: a new dataset and machine learning approach - Sayad YO, Mousannif H, Al Moatassime H.
Wildfires, whether natural or caused by humans, are considered among the most dangerous and devastating disasters around the world. Their complexity comes from the fact that they are hard to predict, hard to extinguish and cause enormous financial losses. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Learning Complexity-Aware Cascades for Pedestrian Detection - Cai Z, Saberian MJ, Vasconcelos N.
The problem of pedestrian detection is considered. The design of complexity-aware cascaded pedestrian detectors, combining features of very different complexities, is investigated. A new cascade design procedure is introduced, by formulating cascade learni... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Carestream Dental ’s Innovative CS 9600 Wins Bronze Edison Award
ATLANTA —Carestream Dental ’s innovative technology has done it again. For the second year in a row, one of its extraoral imaging systems—in this case, the new CS 9600 CBCT system—has taken home a distinguished Edison Award. The CS 9600 was awarded a bronze seal in the category of Medical/Dental Diagnostics.Each year, the Edison Awards honors companies that carry on Thomas Edison ’s legacy of challenging conventional thinking with their game-changing products, services and teams. The CS 9600 was judged by more than 3,000 senior business executives; past Edison Award winners; marketing professi...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Training computers to think more like scientists
Michael Keiser, PhD, and Kangway Chuang, PhD, want to use machine learning to speed the pace of drug discovery. By digging into the work of another lab, the pair realized how machine learning could lead scientists astray —and came up with methods to avoid its worst pitfalls. (Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News)
Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News - April 20, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

The Time for AI-Based Medical Device Regulation Is Now
Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are poised to revolutionize the field of healthcare. Researchers are leveraging deep learning methods to find new ways to efficiently diagnose and treat diseases.  Although lacking a well-articulated AI strategy, the United States invested an estimated $2 billion on research and development for AI-based technologies in 2017. Since that time, the Department of Defense has also committed to providing up to an additional $2 billion per year in spending for AI technology and infrastructure over the next five years. Despite such investmen...
Source: MDDI - April 19, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Aaron Gin and Bryan Helwig Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Software Source Type: news

E-Cigarettes by Laura Uselding, MD
Laura Uselding, MDE-cigarettes are the MOST COMMON tobacco product used by adolescents. According tothe 2018 Monitoring the Future (MTF) survey conducted by the University of Michigan, the prevalence of vaping increased by approximately 1.3 million teens from 2017 to 2018. It found that 37% of 12th graders and 10% of 8th graders reported using e-cigarettes in the last 12 months.  The use of e-cigarettes is likely putting a new generation of teens at risk of nicotine dependence. Here are some important things to know about e-cigarettes: E-cigarettes are electronic devices that heat a liquid containi...
Source: Pediatric Health Associates - April 19, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Clinical Management of Patients with Ebola: The Nebraska Experience
Source: University of Wisconsin (UW). Published: 4/19/2019. This one-hour Grand Rounds lecture presents a case study about caring for patients with Ebola virus disease at the Nebraska Medical Center in 2014. The speaker discusses the epidemiology, clinical manifestations, prevention, and treatment of Ebola virus disease; describes clinical and operational lessons learned from the care of patients with Ebola virus disease; and provides programs and educational resources to learn more about emerging infectious diseases and hospital preparedness. (Video or Multimedia) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medici...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

A universal framework combining genome annotation and undergraduate education
(Boyce Thompson Institute) On April 3, 2019, researchers from the Boyce Thompson Institute published a framework for using new genome sequences as a training resource for undergraduates interested in learning genome annotation. This strategy will both make the process of determining gene functions more efficient and help train the next generation of scientists in bioinformatics. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 19, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Crowdsourced AI learns to target lung tumors for radiation
(Reuters Health) - In many parts of the world there are not enough radiation oncologists to design and deliver radiation treatments for lung cancer patients, but that gap could one day be filled with the help of artificial intelligence, researchers suggest in a new study. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

4 Medtech Innovations That Are Tearing up the Script
Decision Resources Group (DRG) released a new report today, "4 Crazy Medtech Innovations" that identifies four areas of medtech innovation that are forecasted to shake up the treatment landscape within the next five years. "The reason we decided to look at crazy innovation in medtech was that a few people on our consulting team were doing that and to help them out we decided to do a scan talking to our different data experts, therapy experts, [to learn] what have people seen that's actually crazy innovation," Lexie Code, director of medtech learning at DRG, told MD+DI. After gathering intel from each of...
Source: MDDI - April 18, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Business Source Type: news

Theator Raises $3M Seed Round to Enhance Surgical Performance and Reduce Medical Errors With Artificial Intelligence
Funding comes alongside the release of first product providing surgeons with a 'highlight reel' to improve surgical performance SAN MATEO, California and TEL AVIV, Israel, April 18, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Theator, the AI-powe... Devices, Surgery, Venture Capital Theator, machine learning, Artificial Intelligence (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

April is National Minority Health Month. African-American children and adults are more likely to be exposed to secondhand smoke than any other racial or ethnic group. Learn more about tobacco and health disparities: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/disparities/african-americans/index.htm   … #NMHM19pic.twitter.com/PDWCBfchNe
April is National Minority Health Month. African-American children and adults are more likely to be exposed to secondhand smoke than any other racial or ethnic group. Learn more about tobacco and health disparities: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/disparities/african-americans/index.htm … #NMHM19 pic.twitter.com/PDWCBfchNe (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - April 18, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDAOMH) Source Type: news

Suicide Deaths Are Often ‘Contagious.’ This May Help Explain Why
In the wake of any high-profile suicide, public health experts steel themselves for the aftershock. Suicide contagion, the phenomenon by which exposure to one suicide death can trigger suicidal behavior in others, is well-documented but poorly understood. A recent study published in the journal Society and Mental Health adds to the knowledge about why suicide contagion occurs. And it spotlights a common mistake that people may make when a community experiences suicide: normalizing these deaths. “When there’s an unexpected death, people take notice,” says study co-author Seth Abrutyn, an assistant professo...
Source: TIME: Health - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized public health Source Type: news

Getting More Consistent Results by Knowing the Quality of Your Protein
Download this guide from NanoTemper to learn how to identify and evaluate the quality of your protein samples! (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - April 18, 2019 Category: Science Tags: The Marketplace The Scientist Source Type: news

Machine Learning IDs Risk for Familial Hypercholesterolemia
THURSDAY, April 18, 2019 -- A machine learning classifier can effectively identify patients at risk for familial hypercholesterolemia (FH), according to a study published online April 11 in npj Digital Medicine. Juan M. Banda, Ph.D., from Stanford... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

People with learning disabilities 'trapped' in hospitals as target missed
More than 2,200 people with learning disabilities are still being treated in hospitals, figures show. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Food Allergies Can Strike at Any Age
THURSDAY, April 18, 2019 -- You might be surprised to learn that food allergies can start in adulthood and involve a food you've eaten without a problem for your entire life. For adults as well as kids, the top -- but not the only -- food culprits... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 18, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Baloxavir Marboxil: A Flu Antiviral With a Novel Mechanism Baloxavir Marboxil: A Flu Antiviral With a Novel Mechanism
Baloxavir marboxil is a newly approved treatment for influenza. Learn more about the antiviral mechanism of action of this agent.Pediatric Pharmacotherapy (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Journal Article Source Type: news

Malignant Pleural Effusions: Management Options Malignant Pleural Effusions: Management Options
Find out more about the available management options for malignant pleural effusions, and learn about the benefits and drawbacks of each.Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Critical Care Journal Article Source Type: news

The secret to a stable society? A steady supply of beer doesn't hurt
(Field Museum) Scientists analyzed bits of beer vessels from an ancient Peruvian brewery to learn what the beer was made of and where the materials to make the vessels came from. They learned that production was local and that the ingredients for the beer included pepper berries that would grow even in droughts. The authors argue that this steady, reliable access to beer helped maintain unity in the empire. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 18, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Making digital tissue imaging better
(Case Western Reserve University) A low-tech problem troubles the high-tech world of digital pathology imaging: There are no reliable standards for the quality of digitized tissue slides comprising the source material for computers reading and analyzing vast numbers of images. Poor-quality slides get mixed in with accurate slides, potentially confusing a computer program trying to learn what a cancerous cell looks like. Researchers from Case Western Reserve University are trying to fix this, sharing an open-source quality control standard. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 18, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Are beans good for diabetes?
Beans are a diabetes superfood. They can help stabilize blood sugar and reduce the risk of disease. Beans also provide protein, fiber, and vitamins. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the benefits of eating Brazil nuts?
Brazil nuts are full of healthful nutrients and provide a wide range of health benefits. However, eating too many Brazil nuts can cause selenium toxicity. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Learning disability and autism training for health and care staff
The government wants to know how we can make sure that health and social care staff have the right training to understand the needs of people with a learning disability and autistic people, and make reasonable adjustments to support them. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - April 18, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Essential oils for neuropathic pain relief
Neuropathy refers to conditions that damage or otherwise affect the nerves. A common symptom is pain. Some research suggests that aromatherapy with certain essential oils may help relieve neuropathic pain. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Cystic fibrosis sufferer who had double lung transplant contracted a virus from her donor 
Rima Manomaitis, 29, from Pepperell, Massachusetts, received a double lung transplant in May 2017 to treat her cystic fibrosis, only to learn her donor had a dormant virus that had become active. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Suicidal ideation, suicidal behaviors, and attitudes towards suicide of adolescents enrolled in the Alternative Learning System in Manila, Philippines-a mixed methods study - Estrada CAM, Nonaka D, Gregorio ER, Leynes CR, Del Castillo RT, Hernandez PMR, Hayakawa T, Kobayashi J.
BACKGROUND: Globally, suicide is a significant cause of death among adolescents. Previous studies conducted in high-income countries suggest that students in alternative schools are more likely to engage in suicidal behaviors than those in formal schools. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A comprehensive railroad-highway grade crossing consolidation model: a machine learning approach - Soleimani S, Mousa SR, Codjoe J, Leitner M.
In the United States, there are approximately 212,000 highway-rail grade crossings, some of which experience vehicle-train incidents that often cause a massive financial burden, loss of life, and injury. In 2017, there were 2,108 highway-rail incidents res... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news