The efficiency of drones usage for safety and rescue operations in an open area: a case from Poland - Tu śnio N, Wróblewski W.
The use of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) is becoming increasingly frequent during search and rescue (SAR) operations conducted to find missing persons. These systems have proven to be particularly useful for operations executed in the wilderness, i.e., in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Poland's ex-president Solidarity leader Walesa has COVID
Poland's former president and former Solidarity pro-democracy movement leader, Lech Walesa, says he has COVID-19 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Poland hits pandemic record of over 36,600 daily infections
Poland's deputy health minister says the nation has hit a COVID-19 pandemic record of 36,665 new infections reported in 24 hours (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Sick bear cub in Poland euthanized as no improvement
Veterinarians in Poland say they have euthanized a brown bear cub after more than a week of treatment failed to ease its serious neurological symptoms (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Egypt: Egypt, Poland Discuss Joint Medical Cooperation
[Egypt Online] Minister of Higher Education and Acting Health Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar on Wednesday held talks with Polish Ambassador in Cairo Mihau Wabinda on joint cooperation. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 20, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Medical workers fear Polish hospitals can't handle new surge
Poland’s doctors and medical workers fear the country's health care system may not be able to cope with the latest surge of COVID-19 infections (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Poland: Minister backs worker COVID documents as cases rise
Poland’s health minister has spoken in favor of making COVID-19 certificates mandatory for employees (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Poland expects highest infection rate so far in new wave
Poland’s health officials say that the country has entered a new, fifth wave, in the coronavirus pandemic, predicting that it it will peak in mid-February at about 60,000 new infections per day or even more (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Co-occurrence of adult abuse and child abuse: analysis of the phenomenon - Ko żybska M, Giezek M, Zabielska P, Masna B, Ciechowicz J, Paszkiewicz M, Kotwas A, Karakiewicz B.
BACKGROUND: The purpose of this study was to analyze the co-occurrence of adult and child abuse based on the reports collected from the Polish police and social welfare institutions. METHODS: The study involved data concerning 468 households in Szc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Reliability and validity of the Polish version of the vulnerability to Abuse Screening Scale (VASS) - Filipska K, Biercewicz M, Wi śniewski A, Kędziora-Kornatowska K, Ślusarz R.
Our aim was to assess the psychometric properties and reliability of a Polish version of the VASS. This cross-sectional validation study involved 228 patients above 65  years of age. Authors-Designed Questionnaire, the Geriatric Depression Scale, and the A... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Most of Poland's pandemic advisers resign over govt backing
More than two thirds of Poland’s COVID-19 medical advisory body have resigned saying the government is not heeding their advice in its pandemic measures (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: January bringing an omicron surge
The rapid spread of COVID-19 due to the omicron variant continues, and experts expect a January surge across the U.S. "This is spreading unlike anything we've seen in the U.S.," says Dr. Gregory Poland, head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group.  "Over the last seven days, we're now averaging about 400,000 or so new cases a day." While people who are fully vaccinated can get breakthrough infections and spread the virus to others, COVID-19 vaccines effectively prevent… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 5, 2022 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

The Polish safety model for child and youth tourism - legal aspects - Sondel K.
PURPOSE. Analysis of the legal solutions adopted in Poland relating to the ensuring safe practice of various forms of tourism during the school year when the school acts as a tour operator and in the period free from classes, when recreation is organised b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 3, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Cultural management of terror and worry during the CoViD-19 pandemic: how religiosity and a dream of human solidarity help the Polish people cope - Gut A, Miciuk, Gorbaniuk O, Gut P, Karczmarczyk A.
The COVID-19 pandemic, which involves the threat of contracting a potentially fatal disease, can be understood as a source of terror. According to terror management theory, people shield themselves from terror by adopting culturally specific worldviews and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Covering COVID-19 in 2021
As 2021 comes to a close, the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast looks back at the impact of COVID-19 over the past year. "I think the thing that I look back on is the amazing speed with which science moved," says Dr. Gregory Poland, head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group. "When this all began in 2020, COVID-19 was absolutely blank slate. Now we have three vaccines in the U.S., and antiviral and monoclonal antibody treatments. That's really… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - December 29, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news