Sectra unveils updated cloud-based teaching software
Enterprise imaging and pathology vendor Sectra has launched a new generatio...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Sectra lands enterprise imaging sale in NJ Sectra reports revenue, sales growth in Q4, entire year Avicenna.AI secures distribution deal with Sectra Hospital groups in U.K. to install PACS software from Sectra Sectra appoints Jessica Holmquist as CFO (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 16, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news
Refugees Face Often Neglected Mental Health Challenges – Report
Refugee tents in a camp in Greece. UN report shows refugees may be affected by poor health outcomes. CREDIT: Julie Ricard/Unsplash) By Juliet MorrisonUnited Nations, Aug 16 2022 (IPS) While refugees globally face insecurity and uncertainty, a new World Health Organization (WHO) report highlights that they also face poorer health outcomes. The World report on the health of refugees and migrants, published on July 20, 2022, was the first to survey studies of various refugee health outcomes, including mental health. The report highlighted that refugees are not inherently less healthy than host populations but that various so...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Juliet Morrison Tags: Editors' Choice Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Migration & Refugees TerraViva United Nations IPS UN Bureau IPS UN Bureau Report mental health Source Type: news
Dean ’s Apple Teaching Awards for spring 2022
We are proud to announce the Dean ’s Apple Teaching Awards for the spring 2022 academic quarter, given to PharmD instructors who earned an average of 4.5 out of 5 or higher from student evaluations. (Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News)
Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News - August 15, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news
What football can teach us about effective health benefits
A football team is only as good as its ability to coordinate. Even a team of all-stars will fail with quarterback, offensive line and running backs all running different plays every down. But with well-designed plays and players working together, football becomes a choreographed work of art. The same is true in the world of health benefits, but 44% of U.S employers have their players on the field taking snaps without knowing what each other is doing. Wisconsin employers can learn much from football ’s… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 15, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul Nobile Source Type: news
Under psychological safety climate: the beneficial effects of teacher-student conflict - Xie R, Jiang J, Yue L, Ye L, An D, Liu Y.
Previous studies have mainly focused on the negative effects of teacher-student conflict; the positive effects of conflict have rarely been mentioned. This paper suggests that encouraging conflict could act as a teaching method to improve students' innovat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Nigeria: Nigerian Hospital Cautions Against 'Outbreak of Marburg Disease'
[Premium Times] In a leaked internal memo on Friday, the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada, notified the hospital community of the outbreak of the virus, and called for caution. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 15, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news
University educators' perceptions of academic adjustments following a concussion for student-athletes and non-student-athletes - Weber Rawlins ML, Johnson RS, Schmidt JD, Lynall RC, O'Brien KH, Welch Bacon CE.
OBJECTIVE: To identify (1) university educators' perceptions of academic adjustments (AA), and (2) if teaching experience correlated with AA perceptions following concussion. Participants: Two hundred twenty educators. METHODS: University educators... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
FDA Recommends New Monkeypox Vaccine Strategy to Stretch Supply
On August 9, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for a new way of administering the Jynneos monkeypox vaccine. The move allows doctors to give patients smaller doses in order to get more shots out of each vial and protect more people quickly. It’s the latest step in the federal government’s response to the growing monkeypox outbreak, which it declared a public health emergency on August 4. While the government has shipped nearly 620,000 doses of vaccines around the country so far, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates about 1.5 million ...
Source: TIME: Health - August 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate monkeypox Source Type: news
A tale of two hospitals: the pandemic and its aftermath in Berlin and London with Professor Heyo Kroemer and Professor Tim Orchard: Health Foundation podcast, The Health Foundation
In this episode we look up close at the experience of two large academic teaching hospitals embedded in two different health care systems – the Charit é in Berlin, Germany ' s largest teaching hospital, and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in London, one of the UK ' s largest. How do these two health care systems compare when dealing with the pandemic and its aftermath? And what can we learn? (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - August 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Gambia: EFSTH Reports Rare Medical Condition Already Causing Death Among Children
[The Point] The Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) in Banjul yesterday reported the detection of a rare medical condition among children that is already causing deaths. This is currently being studied and observed at the hospital's Paediatric Outpatient. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 10, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news
A Day in the Life of a Deployed Services to Armed Forces Team Member in Eastern Europe
Lorie Warchol, who is normally based in Louisiana, is now one of 50 American Red Cross workers who have deployed to bases in Europe to support U.S. troops since the war in Ukraine began 6 months ago. While on base in Eastern Europe, Lori plays an integral role in supporting all the organizational activities for deployed troops in her region. As a Site Lead, she helps connect military families during times of crisis by delivering emergency messages from loved ones to service members in the area. In addition, a huge component of Lori’s role is to offer a sense of home and ‘normalcy’ for troops serving overseas by provi...
Source: Red Cross Chat - August 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Military Support american red cross Day in the Life Deployments emergency communications emergency communications message SAF service to the armed forces veteran Source Type: news
Robot helps reveal how ants pass on knowledge
Scientists have developed a small robot to understand how ants teach one another. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 9, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research; Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Biological Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news
James Roberts, MD, Trailblazer in EM, Dies at Age 76 James Roberts, MD, Trailblazer in EM, Dies at Age 76
During his 45-year career, Dr James Roberts led the field of emergency medicine, dedicated to research, teaching, and his patients.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - August 8, 2022 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Emergency Medicine News Source Type: news
Firearms access among pediatric patients at risk for suicide - Lowry NJ, Stanley IH, Mournet AM, Wharff EA, Sullivant SA, Teach SJ, Pao M, Horowitz LM, Bridge JA.
BACKGROUND: Approximately 2,900 youth who die by suicide each year in the United States use a firearm. To inform lethal means safety counseling efforts, this study aimed to describe firearm access among youth deemed at risk for suicide in pediatric medical... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Analysis of clinical trial agreement and insurance policy submitted to the ethics committee of a tertiary care teaching institute in central India - Kalikar MV, Dakhale GN, Sinha VV, Giradkar AB.
This study was conducted to review and find out deficiencies in it. MATERIALS AND METHODS: This was... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news