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Medical News Today: What causes pain under my left breast?
Learn about a number of digestive and heart-related causes of pain under the left breast. We also look at the treatment options available for each one. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Scientists learning more about how poor sleep habits can translate to stiff blood vessels
(Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University) What do bad sleep habits and stiff blood vessels have in common?Nothing good, say scientists exploring what appears to be a direct connection between a circadian clock that isn't working as it should and an enzyme that promotes inflammation working overtime. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 20, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Development of a sexual abuse prevention education program for elementary school students using a hybrid application - Kim SJ, Kang SR, Lee JM.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to develop a sexual abuse prevention education program for elementary school students. Methods Orem's Self-Care Theory (1995) and Seels& Richey's ADDIE model (1994) for developing learning materials were applied t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Behind the Scenes: ADAPT Shop meets the needs of disabled children
The ADAPT Shop is a unique workshop where young children with significant physical disabilities and their families have access to equipment specialists and receive custom-made adapted technologies to help them learn, play and grow. Products fabricated at ADAPT, such as custom-made seating or mobile scooters, help children develop the competence, confidence and self-esteem they need to become independent. Since opening in 2011, the ADAPT Shop has served nearly 600 children with disabilities and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jim Poulin Source Type: news

Behind the Scenes: ADAPT Shop meets the needs of disabled children
The ADAPT Shop is a unique workshop where young children with significant physical disabilities and their families have access to equipment specialists and receive custom-made adapted technologies to help them learn, play and grow. Products fabricated at ADAPT, such as custom-made seating or mobile scooters, help children develop the competence, confidence and self-esteem they need to become independent. Since opening in 2011, the ADAPT Shop has served nearly 600 children with disabilities and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 20, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jim Poulin Source Type: news

Dim Lighting Can Harm Memory and Learning
New research could lead to treatments that improve cognitive function in older people. by Patrick Kiger, AARP, February 19, 2018|Comments: 0. A man works in a dark room. Jetta Productions/Getty Images. The findings eventually could lead to treatments that improve cognitive function for older people. You may want to buy  ... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - February 20, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Running can help preserve memory by combating stress
Researchers from Brigham Young University found running helps protect from the negative effects of stress on the hippocampus - the part of the brain responsible for learning and memory. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Social media, cyber-aggression and student mental health on a university campus - Mishna F, Regehr C, Lacombe-Duncan A, Daciuk J, Fearing G, Van Wert M.
AIM: Information and communication technologies (ICTs) offer immense benefits for university students including enhancing engagement and connections with others and promoting self-directed and interactive learning. Perceived anonymity and the absence of so... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

You learn what you live: prevalence of childhood adversity in the lives of juveniles arrested for sexual offenses - Levenson JS, Baglivio M, Wolff KT, Epps N, Royall WC, Gomez KC, Kaplan D.
ocial workers often find themselves working with children or adolescents who have been victims of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), including youths who have ended up in the juvenile justice system. Childhood trauma has been linked to negative health, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Can higher training practice dosage with treadmill slip-perturbation necessarily reduce risk of falls following overground slip? - Lee A, Bhatt T, Liu X, Wang Y, Pai YC.
BACKGROUND: Perturbation training is an emerging paradigm to reduce idiopathic falls (without clinical signs or symptoms) in older adults. While a higher threat dosage (intensity) in motor learning often directly relates to greater adaptation, retention, a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Machine learning algorithms based on signals from a single wearable inertial sensor can detect surface- and age-related differences in walking - Hu B, Dixon PC, Jacobs JV, Dennerlein JT, Schiffman JM.
The aim of this study was to investigate if a machine learning algorithm utilizing triaxial accelerometer, gyroscope, and magnetometer data from an inertial motion unit (IMU) could detect surface- and age-related differences in walking. Seventeen older (71... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

On the comparison of wearable sensor data fusion to a single sensor machine learning technique in fall detection - Tsinganos P, Skodras A.
In the context of the ageing global population, researchers and scientists have tried to find solutions to many challenges faced by older people. Falls, the leading cause of injury among elderly, are usually severe enough to require immediate medical atten... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Learning from national and state trends in sudden unexpected infant death - Carlin R, Moon RY.
In their analysis of national and state trends in US sudden unexpected infant death (SUID) rates in this month ’s issue of Pediatrics, Erck Lambert et al1 demonstrate that declines in SUID rates have plateaued for the past 2 decades. The state-by-state... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

A machine learning approach to detect changes in gait parameters following a fatiguing occupational task - Baghdadi A, Megahed FM, Esfahani ET, Cavuoto LA.
The purpose of this study is to provide a method for classifying non-fatigued versus fatigued states following manual material handling. A method of template matching pattern recognition for feature extraction (1$ Recognizer) along with the support vector ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Preventing non-contact ACL injuries in female athletes: what can we learn from dancers? - Turner C, Crow S, Crowther T, Keating B, Saupan T, Pyfer J, Vialpando K, Lee SP.
OBJECTIVES: To investigate the effects of dance experience and movement instruction on lower extremity kinematics and muscle activation during a landing task. DESIGN: Cross-sectional case control. SETTING: Laboratory setting. PARTICIPANTS: 27 femal... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Cultural and moral dimensions of sexual aggression: the role of moral disengagement in men's likelihood to sexually aggress - Scarpati AS, Pina A.
Social norms inform individuals in a given society about what is right and wrong, and it is through their environment (and its symbolic elements) that people learn how to behave morally. These norms help shape not only people's behaviors, but also the way ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Individual differences in implicit learning abilities and impulsive behavior in the context of Internet addiction and Internet Gaming Disorder under the consideration of gender - Sariyska R, Lachmann B, Markett S, Reuter M, Montag C.
INTRODUCTION: In three consecutive studies, we aimed to investigate the relationship between problematic Internet use (PIU), Internet Gaming Disorder (IGD) and implicit learning abilities, and impulsivity/risk-taking among online video gamers and control p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Perception and Communication, Warnings, Operating Instructions Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why does the penis change color?
A look at purple penis, a color change that most often occurs during arousal. Learn more about the other potential causes and what to do here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Men's Health Source Type: news

Info International presents a one day  
Pharma Reprints Summit

Reprints from peer-reviewed medical journals help pharma engage healthcare professionals and patients – and provide the essential clinical evidence behind marketing claims – yet their use has been in decline over many years. Is technology about to disrupt the commercial content space as it did for research information over a decade ago and what are the key implications and opportunities this creates? This one day Pharma Reprints Summit brings together the key stakeholders in the medical content and marketing space to meet and to learn from one another. Presentations from stakeholders include the following topic...
Source: News from STM - February 19, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: World Source Type: news

Moms with ADHD Reveal Lessons They ’ ve Learned in Handling Parenting Challenges
You’re a mom who has ADHD, and you’re in the thick of mothering. Maybe you’re in the thick of toddlerhood, besieged by big tantrums and bleary-eyed after one-too-many sleepless nights. Maybe you’re in the thick of adolescence, trying to traverse schedules and emotional roller coasters. Maybe you have several kids, and find yourself frustrated and stressed out over all the logistics. Maybe none of the above describes your situation. But you still feel utterly inadequate and unsure and panicked that you’re parenting all wrong. You’re not alone. Terry Matlen, an ADHD coach, author and mom t...
Source: Psych Central - February 19, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Margarita Tartakovsky, M.S. Tags: Attention Deficit Disorder Disorders General Parenting Personal Stories Self-Help Women's Issues ADHD and parenting Adhd Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD gifts ADHD tips creative solutions Creativity kids with ADHD Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to remove a pimple in your ear
Learn about what causes pimples in the ear, and how to remove and prevent them. We also look at the different types of bumps you might find in your ear. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the effects of an enlarged prostate on sex?
Learn about how benign prostatic hyperplasia can affect sexual function. We look at the effects and treatment options, including surgery, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

UNISON and Nursing Times partnership helps support next generation of nurses
UNISON has teamed up with the Nursing Times to offer student members an exclusive 40% discount to a subscription.* Nursing Times has been established as the independent voice of the nursing profession and a resource for both professional nurses and students since its inception in 1905. The monthly print magazine, combined with its online companion, has a library of double-blind, peer-reviewed clinical articles, news, opinion and online learning units to help to educate, inform and inspire nurses at all levels and disciplines. A subscription to Nursing Times helps readers stay informed with developments relating to their pr...
Source: UNISON Health care news - February 19, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: cullenm Tags: Article News nursing nursing students student nurses Source Type: news

Kenya:Rollout of Cancer Vaccine Deferred as Demand Grows
[Nation] A national rollout of free cervical cancer vaccine that was to kick off this year has been pushed to 2019, the Sunday Nation has learnt. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mouse model of intellectual disability isolates learning gene
(Society for Neuroscience) Adult male mice lacking a gene linked to intellectual disability have trouble completing and remembering mazes, with no changes in social or repetitive behavior, according to new research published in JNeurosci. This animal model provides a new way to study the role of this gene in learning and memory and provides a rodent model of pure intellectual disability. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 19, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

What is the Besinger Score?
Discussion Myasthenia gravis (MG) is a rare disease in the pediatric population. The incidence depends on the population studied but is estimated at 1-9/1 million/year. It was first described by William Heinrich Erb in 1879. The cause is autoantibodies against components of the post-synaptic membrane of the neuromuscular junction, usually against the acetylcholine binding receptor (AChR). It can occur at any age but is more common in the adult population. Juvenile patients (0-19 years) are divided into prepubertal (12 years) who have disease presentations similar to the adult population. In adults there are 5 grades: ocula...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - February 19, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Serenity Now! Learn to Have Patience with Patients
(MedPage Today) -- Hitting the pause button can be a useful business tool (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - February 18, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

How can I make money from my DNA?
If you have your DNA sequenced, someone somewhere will be making money from the data. A new start-up aims to make sure that you get your share• A share in the future of DNA: Prof George Church Q&AIf you unlock the secrets of your DNA by paying a company to read your genes, behind the scenes it is probably making money by selling on your data for research. Companies like23andMe andAncestryDNA charge consumers under £150 to learn about their health and/or origins, while others do whole genome sequencing for a little over £1,000 (although in the US it is cheaper at just under $1,000). The model works like...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 18, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Zo ë Corbyn Tags: Genetics Science Medical research Genealogy Human Genome Project Source Type: news

Nursing students' perceptions of teachers' uncivil behaviors: a qualitative research - Masoumpoor A, Borhani F, Abbaszadeh A, Rassouli M.
One of the main issues in nursing education that teachers and students frequently encounter is uncivil behaviors. This type of behavior is destructive for the teaching and learning environment. As teachers play an important role in nursing students' educat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

How high schools become empowering communities: a mixed-method explanatory inquiry into youth-adult partnership and school engagement - Zeldin S, Gauley JS, Barringer A, Chapa B.
Educational reform efforts emphasize empowerment and engagement, but these concepts are rarely translated into policy or classroom practice. This inquiry explores how schools can become places where students take ownership over their own learning. Phase 1 ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

FDA clears software using AI to evaluate CT scans for stroke
Artificial Intelligence healthcare developer Viz.ai said this week it won approval from the FDA for its LVO Stroke platform designed to analyze computed tomography results and notify providers of potential strokes, touting it as the first such system to win FDA clearance. The company’s LVO Stroke platform is designed using deep learning and connects to a hospital CT scanner to alert stroke specialists that a suspected LVO stroke has been identified, with the ability to send radiological images directly to the physician’s phones. “Timely LVO stroke identification and transfer to a specialist hospital that ...
Source: Mass Device - February 16, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Regulatory/Compliance Software / IT vizai Source Type: news

Report: Learning from the Flint Water Crisis - Protecting the Public's Health During a Financial Emergency
Report details why shortcomings in the structure and implementation of laws related to public health, safe drinking water, and emergency financial management failed to stop or mitigate the Flint water crisis. Along with key findings, the report provides recommendations to help prevent similar crises from happening in other communities. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - February 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight Member Highlights: North Pocono Public Library, Moscow, PA – learn about this library’s community education series designed to address difficult life planning decisions. Is your organization working on a similar project? Tell us about it! NNLM MAR is always interested in learning about health outreach activities that are happening in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey and Delaware. Weekly Funding Tips: Funding Tip 1- Talk it through – through mid-April, NNLM MAR will offer weekly tips for members who inten...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - February 16, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the different types of poop?
A look at different types of poop, which has a range of consistencies and odors. Learn more about the different types and what they mean here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

PSYCH DRUG SHOOTERS: Florida school shooter "was on medication," reports Miami Herald, just like nearly all other mass shooters
(Natural News) Nearly every mass shooting over the last 20 years has one thing in common… and it’s not GUNS. It’s actually psychiatric medications. And now, to no one’s surprise, we are learning that Nikolas Cruz, the shooter who killed 17 students and staff at a Florida high school, was reportedly taking mental health medications,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First Report of Parkinsonism Associated With Indoximod First Report of Parkinsonism Associated With Indoximod
Learn about a case of Parkinsonism likely associated with indoximod, an indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase inhibitor.Journal of Global Oncology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Journal Article Source Type: news

Newly-hatched salmon use geomagnetic field to learn which way is up
(Oregon State University) Researchers who confirmed in recent years that salmon use the Earth's geomagnetic field to guide their long-distance migrations have found that the fish also use the field for a much simpler and smaller-scale migration: When the young emerge from gravel nests to reach surface waters. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 16, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

DDW ® 2018 offers reporters access to leading research in digestive health
(Digestive Disease Week) Digestive Disease Week ® (DDW) will host its annual scientific meeting in Washington, DC, from June 2-5, 2018, bringing together physicians, researchers, and academics from across the world. Recognized as a top 50 medical meeting, this is your opportunity to learn cutting-edge medical advances and report on the latest research in gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery. This year's press program will offer reporters multiple opportunities to interact with leading researchers from the field. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - February 16, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Making integrated care happen
Michael Macdonnell, national director of health system transformation at NHS England, discusses integrated care and building on the work from the vanguard programme Related items fromOnMedica How vanguards are increasing healthy life expectancy in Nottinghamshire Ealing ’s integrated care journey: learning from international models Approaches to integrated care ‘too top down’, says health alliance Integrated health and social care workforces is the future Stick with STPs, government and NHS urged (Source: OnMedica Views)
Source: OnMedica Views - February 16, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Are You Interested in Helping Parents and Their Young Children?
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - February 15, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

DataFlash: Data Horror Stories
In the spirit of Love Data Week’s 2018 theme, Data Stories, it’s important to consider cautionary tales as well as good outcomes. We should, after all, learn from our mistakes. Perhaps the best known collection of data horror stories is Dorothea Salo’s Research Data Management Horror Stories pinboard. Dorothea, a University of Wisconsin academic librarian and library-school instructor, has been pinning data tales of woe since 2010. We probably all have our own personal examples of data hell, but here are a few of my favorite themes… Submitting a grant proposal and neglecting to include a well thou...
Source: Dragonfly - February 15, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Ann Madhavan Tags: Data Science Data_Science Source Type: news

INDOCTRINATION: Colleges now starting to require “diversity” course to graduate
(Natural News) Forget about learning to create a resume and pay taxes; at Wenatchee Valley College in Washington State, students will soon be required to take a course on diversity before they graduate. Starting in the fall of 2018, the two-year community college will require that “Every direct transfer AA-degree seeking student will need to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arterys Receives First FDA Clearance for Broad Oncology Imaging Suite with Deep Learning
FDA clearance covers all solid tumors. Initial launch will include Liver AI and Lung AI oncology software to empower clinicians to quickly measure and track lesions and nodules in MRI and CT scans SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 15, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Mark... Devices, Radiology, Oncology, FDA Arterys, imaging, artificial intelligence (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 15, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

DreaMed Diabetes wins CE Mark for insulin therapy management platform
DreaMed Diabetes has won CE Mark clearance for its Advisor Pro decision-support platform, designed to help healthcare professionals manage insulin therapy for their Type I diabetes patients. The company’s cloud-based platform provides personalized insulin treatment plans by combining data from insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors. Using machine learning techniques, the system analyzes all of the data it collects from connected devices to come up with an optimized insulin dosing treatment plan. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post DreaMed Diabetes wins CE Mark for ...
Source: Mass Device - February 15, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Diabetes Drug-Device Combinations Pharmaceuticals Regulatory/Compliance DreaMed Diabetes Glooko Source Type: news

Inside One Couple ’s Experimental Treatment to Battle Alzheimer’s Disease
JoAnn Wooding is staring intently at the clear liquid dripping from a dark brown IV bag into her husband Peter’s arm. “Please be the drug, please be the drug,” she says. Married for more than 50 years, the Woodings are among the more than 5 million Americans who are facing Alzheimer’s disease, one of the most devastating diagnoses today. But instead of accepting the slow descent into memory loss, confusion and dementia, Peter–who has the disease–could be among the first to successfully stop that decline from happening. Peter, 77, is one of the 2,700 people around the world who are expect...
Source: TIME: Health - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Alzheimer's Disease healthytime Longevity Source Type: news

The Surprising Secrets to Living Longer — And Better
Old age demands to be taken very seriously–and it usually gets its way. It’s hard to be cavalier about a time of life defined by loss of vigor, increasing frailty, rising disease risk and falling cognitive faculties. Then there’s the unavoidable matter of the end of consciousness and the self–death, in other words–that’s drawing closer and closer. It’s the rare person who can confront the final decline with flippancy or ease. That, as it turns out, might be our first mistake. Humans are not alone in facing the ultimate reckoning, but we’re the only species–as far as we ...
Source: TIME: Health - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized healthytime Longevity Source Type: news

Learning from the Flint Water Crisis: Protecting the Public's Health During a Financial Emergency
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Network for Public Health Law. 01/2018 This 84-page report, co-authored by attorneys from the Network for Public Health Law and the University of Michigan School of Public Health, details why shortcomings in the structure and implementation of laws related to public health, safe drinking water, and emergency financial management failed to stop or mitigate the Flint water crisis. Along with key findings, the report provides recommendations to help prevent similar crises from happening in other communities. (PDF) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - February 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Gaps in nurse training on care of learning disability patients
Non-specialist nurses need more training in caring for patients with learning disabilities in order to end the “scandal” of avoidable deaths, a charity has claimed in a new report, which also said two-thirds of health professionals wanted more training in the area. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - February 15, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Training needed in care of patients with learning disability
Non-specialist nurses need more training in caring for patients with learning disabilities in order to the end “scandal” of avoidable deaths, a charity has claimed in a new report, which also said two-thirds of health professionals wanted more training in the area. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - February 15, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Histopathological Challenges in Drug-induced Liver Injury Histopathological Challenges in Drug-induced Liver Injury
Learn how liver biopsy can provide valuable information about the severity of injury and overall morphological changes in suspected drug-induced liver injury. What challenges face the pathologist?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news