' Dose-Response' Between Exercise and Improvement in Diabetes'Dose-Response' Between Exercise and Improvement in Diabetes
As adherence to a thrice weeky, supervised exercise class rose, A1c levels fell. Aerobic exercise, or a combination of aerobic and resistance training, seems best.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - September 18, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Manufacturer of the Year 2020 (Excellence in training): Biotronik/MSEI
This low-profile Lake Oswego factory is a major producer of the electronics implanted caridio, neuro and vascular devices. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Ascension Via Christi in Wichita to become global training center for structural heart work
A renowned program at Ascension Via Christi in Wichita will now be home to training for doctors from around the world. The organization’s St. Francis campus has been selected by medical device manufacturer Abbott to be a global training center based of its structural heart program.  "Being selected as a worldwide training center for one of the world's leading medical device manufacturers is an honor and testam ent to the consistently excellent outcomes our program continues to achieve using a… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Daniel McCoy Source Type: news

Georgetown Dentist Fined $9,500 For Violating Coronavirus Safety Guidelines
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Health Healthcare Status Syndicated Local Coronavirus Georgetown News Source Type: news

Some law enforcement officers' negative attitudes toward overdose victims are exacerbated following overdose education training - Winograd RP, Stringfellow EJ, Phillips SK, Wood CA.
BACKGROUND: The devastating impact of the current opioid overdose crisis has led to new involvement of law enforcement officers. Training programs have focused on overdose recognition and response without targeting core attitudinal change by covering addic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Participatory workshop-based intervention for better preparedness and awareness about disaster management among accredited social health activists in India: a brief report - Thomas JJ, H C, Kulkarni P, B P, M r NM.
OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of training programs in improving the knowledge about disaster management among Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) in Mysuru, India. METHODS: A quasi-experimental study was con... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

The relationship between aerobic test performance and injuries in police recruits - Orr RM, Ferguson D, Schram B, Dawes JJ, Lockie R, Pope R.
Lower levels of fitness are associated with an increased risk of injury in police recruits. The aim of this study was to determine the relationships between initial aerobic performance assessments and injury risk during police recruit training. Retrospecti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Traffic police officers' use of first aid skills at work: a qualitative content analysis of focus group discussions in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania - Ndile ML, Saveman BI, Lukumay GG, Mkoka DA, Outwater AH, Backteman-Erlanson S.
BACKGROUND: The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends involving lay people in prehospital care. Several training programmes have been implemented to build lay responder first aid skills. Findings show that most programmes significantly improved partic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Enhancing quality of life in progressive multiple sclerosis with powered robotic exoskeleton - Wee SK, Ho CY, Tan SL, Ong CH.
We present a case of a lady with progressive ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Health Mart Pharmacies Fight Flu to Protect Patients
IRVING, Texas, Sept. 17, 2020 —Health Mart® pharmacies across the U.S. – many serving rural and at-risk populations – are expanding immunization capabilities to combat the flu this season. The Health Mart franchise, supported by McKesson Corporation, equips pharmacists with training and support to pr... (Source: McKesson News)
Source: McKesson News - September 17, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Leveraging Research for Solution-driven Policymaking in the Era of COVID-19
By Sudip Ranjan Basu, Monica Das, Alexandra Boakes Tracy and Achim WennmannBANGKOK, Thailand, Sep 16 2020 (IPS) The United Nations has tasked the Canadian Institutes of Health Research Institute of Population and Public Health (CIHR-IPPH) to lead the research roadmap to identify priorities that will support an equitable global socio-economic recovery from COVID-19 within the broader framework of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As the world grapples with the impacts of COVID-19, identifying the research agenda and partnering with academic institutions and think tanks have become more essential than ever before. S...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sudip Ranjan Basu - Monica Das - Alexandra Boakes Tracy - Ac Tags: Asia-Pacific Development & Aid Economy & Trade Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Next steps for funding mental healthcare in England: prevention
The RCPsych has identified four areas that must be fully and sustainably resourced if access to the quality of mental health services in England that has been promised by the government is to be realised. These are: infrastructure; prevention; people; and technology. This paper focuses on prevention and considers the next steps for funding mental health care in England, with a specific focus on public health and prevention, promoting resilience in social care, and budgeting for workforce growth, education and training. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to help siblings get along better
Sibling rivalry is often taken as an unexamined fact of family life -- as much a part of parenting as potty training or bedtime stories. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - September 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Systematic parental training helps the well-being of preschool children with ADHD
(Aarhus University) Research findings from Aarhus University and the Central Denmark Region's Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Centre show that quality of life is poorer for preschool children with ADHD compared to children from the control population. But the children's quality of life can be significantly improved using treatment without medication. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Med Schools Fear Lack of Residency Slots, Training Sites Med Schools Fear Lack of Residency Slots, Training Sites
Medical school enrollment is up 33% since 2002, the AAMC says, but many are worried that residency slots and clinical training site availability are not keeping up.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

Personalised Care Institute
The Personalised Care Institute, a virtual organisation for evidence-based personalised care training, convened by the Royal College of GPs in partnership with NHS England and NHS Improvement, will set standards for evidence-based training, offering workers from across health and care sectors access to accredited training and development. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 16, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Fujifilm Sonosite, Chest Foundation fund COVID-19 grant
Ultrasound developer Fujifilm Sonosite and the Chest Foundation have jointly...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA clears Fujifilm Sonosite POCUS for COVID-19 use Fujifilm SonoSite launches new POCUS scanner Fujifilm SonoSite to give $90K for COVID-19 research Fujifilm SonoSite inks clinician training deal Fujifilm SonoSite teams with AI developer (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 15, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

VR is just as effective for naloxone training as in-person instruction, study says
The results of this study offer public health workers a scalable, low-cost and effective way to educate the community on how to treat someone experiencing an opioid overdose. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 15, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Using conditional generative adversarial nets and heat maps with simulation-accelerated training to predict the spatiotemporal impacts of highway incidents - (Raymond) Huang Z, Arian A, (Rachael) Yuan Y, Chiu YC.
An increasingly emphasized research area is the forecast of short-term traffic conditions for nonrecurring traffic dynamics caused by random highway incidents such as crashes or roadway closures. This research proposes a prediction framework which focuses ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

The study of safety behavior in ferry transport - Herno Della R, Lirn TC, Shang KC.
This paper evaluates the effect of safety training, safety knowledge, and safety management on employees' safety behavior at ferry services in Indonesia. Data were collected from completed questionnaires responded to by employees of ferry service companies... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Safety when operating on high-speed roads: protecting our incident responders - Newnam S, Mulvihill C, Muir C.
The traffic environment introduces a considerable level of risk to workers (i.e., emergency service workers& traffic management responders) who attend incidents on high-speed roads. Despite this knowledge, there is limited training to help incident respon... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Development of a risk indicator score card for a large, flight training department - Anderson CL, Aguiar MD, Truong D, Friend MA, Williams J, Dickson MKT.
The purpose of the research was to create and validate a single, quantitative indicator of flight risk for a Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 141 flight training department to increase the accuracy of the Risk Management and Safety As... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Exercise protocol mitigates one of the most incapacitating symptoms of Parkinson's disease
(Funda ç ã o de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de S ã o Paulo) Brazilian researchers use complex training program to stimulate different motor and cognitive skills simultaneously and restore brain regions associated with freezing of gait in advanced-stage patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Riverside Co. acquires Pennsylvania training institute as add-on for life sciences company
The training institute based in Horsham, Pennsylvania, offers courses for a wide range of compliance topics covering the drug development lifecycle. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Mary Vanac Source Type: news

Knowledge, attitude and practices regarding snakes and snake bite among students of industrial training institute in tribal area of Maharashtra - Chandrachood MV, Chavhan SP.
This study was under... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

You can train your brain to reduce motion sickness
(University of Warwick) Visuospatial training exercises can train the brain to reduce motion sickness, providing a potential remedy for future passengers riding in autonomous vehicles. Researchers at WMG, University of Warwick reduced motion sickness by over 50% using the training tool and it was found to be effective in both a driving simulator and on-road experimentation. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Funding boost for community mental health initiatives
Community initiatives including mental health first aid training for barbers, and counselling for bereaved relatives, are set to benefit from a £10 million funding boost. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 14, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Victorian maternal and child health nurses' family violence practices and training needs: a cross-sectional analysis of routine data - Hooker L, Nicholson J, Hegarty K, Ridgway L, Taft A.
This study investigated maternal and child health (MCH) nurse family violence clinical practices, practice gaps and future family violence training needs. Descriptive analysis was conducted of routine data collected as part of a larger MCH nurse family vio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Science Saturday: Health disparities curricula in resident training
A study recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association points to a significant opportunity to improve health disparities training provided medical residents in U.S. internal medicine programs. Researchers from Mayo Clinic and other academic medical centers examined a data set that merged two national survey samples from 2015: internal medicine program director and [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 12, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Featured Review: Education and training for preventing and minimizing workplace aggression directed toward healthcare workers
Do education and training programs reduce aggressive behavior toward healthcare workers?What is aggressive behavior?The International Labour Organization uses the term " workplace violence " defined as " any action, incident or behaviour that departures from reasonable conduct in which a person is threatened, harmed, injured in the course of, or as a direct result of, his or her work " . Experiencing aggressive behavior at work can affect people's ability to do their job well, can cause physical and mental health problems, and can also affect home life. Aggressive behavior may lead to absences from work...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 11, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Rachel Klabunde Source Type: news

COVID beds fill up as virus pressure builds in Marseille
All five intensive care beds dedicated to COVID patients are full in the Laveran Military Training Hospital in Marseille, and its doctors are bracing for more (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

RPS comment on GPhC update on education and training reforms
Responding to the GPhC’s update to MPharm students yesterday, Gail Fleming, RPS Director of Education, said:“RPS is ready to support the GPhC with this in any way we can.“Whilst w (Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News)
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - September 11, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Suicide safety planning: clinician training, comfort, and safety plan utilization - Moscardini EH, Hill RM, Dodd CG, Do C, Kaplow JB, Tucker RP.
Extant literature has demonstrated that suicide safety planning is an efficacious intervention for reducing patient risk for suicide-related behaviors. However, little is known about factors that may impact the effectiveness of the intervention, such as pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Predicting advanced balance ability and mobility with an instrumented timed up and go test - Bergquist R, Nerz C, Taraldsen K, Mellone S, Ihlen EAF, Vereijken B, Helbostad JL, Becker C, Mikolaizak AS.
Extensive test batteries are often needed to obtain a comprehensive picture of a person's functional status. Many test batteries are not suitable for active and healthy adults due to ceiling effects, or require a lot of space, time, and training. The Commu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Stress and coping strategies among undergraduate nursing students: a descriptive assessment from western Rajasthan - Nebhinani M, Kumar A, Parihar A, Rani R.
BACKGROUND: Nursing is a very challenging profession, which requires very stringent training since initial years of nursing education. Throughout the training period, students are exposed to various stressful situations. Inability to cope up with varied st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Reducing aggression and improving physical fitness in adolescents through an after-school volleyball program - Trajkovi ć N, Pajek M, Sporiš G, Petrinović L, Bogataj.
This study aimed to determine the effects of an after-school volleyball program on aggression and physical fitness in 14-16 years old students. One hundred and seven participants were randomized to a small-sided volleyball (SSV) training group or a control... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Peer-led training to reduce alcohol misuse and related harm among Greek-affiliated students - Abadi MH, Shamblen SR, Thompson KT, Richard BO, Parrino H, Hall MT.
BACKGROUND: High-risk alcohol use on college campuses is a significant public health concern, especially among students in fraternities and sororities. Alcohol harm-reduction programs that include protective behavioral strategies (PBSs) provide a promising... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Red Nucleus Acquires Life Science Training Institute
Red Nucleus extends its learning capabilities focused on R&D divisions of life sciences organizations(PRWeb September 11, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/red_nucleus_acquires_life_science_training_institute/prweb17387510.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - September 11, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Education and training for preventing and minimizing workplace aggression directed toward healthcare workers - Geoffrion S, Hills DJ, Ross HM, Pich J, Hill AT, Dalsb ø TK, Riahi S, Martínez-Jarreta B, Guay S.
BACKGROUND: Workplace aggression constitutes a serious issue for healthcare workers and organizations. Aggression  is tied to physical and mental health issues at an individual level, as well as to absenteeism, decreased productivity or quality of work, an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Featured Reviews: Behavioural activation therapy for depression
How well does behavioural activation therapy work for depression in adults?  And what about the effects of this treatment on depression for adults with long‐term physical conditions? Two new Cochrane systematic reviews look at the available evidence.Depression is a common mental health problem. It can cause a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest in people, activities, and things that were once enjoyable. Treatments for depression include psychological therapies (talking therapies). Two reviews recently published byCochrane Common Mental Disordersfocus on a type of psychological therapy called behaviour...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 9, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Agreed principles and guidance around training in the Independent Sector for organisations working under the COVID 19 National Contract.,NHS England, NHSI, HEE (updated 8th September 2020)
This letter clearly indicates that there are already adequate indemnities, existing successful arrangements and advice available from the regulatory bodies to ensure that trainees can be accommodated in independent sector facilities. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effects of a psychological first aid simulated training for pregnant flood victims on disaster relief worker's knowledge, competence, and self-efficacy - Kang JY, Choi YJ.
AIMS: To develop a simulation-based psychological first aid (PFA) education program for disaster relief workers and verify its impact on their PFA knowledge, PFA performance competence, and self-efficacy. BACKGROUND: Relief workers should be provided w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

FundamentalVR expands its medical training platform with group learning feature
‘Teaching Space'allows multiple users to meet in a virtual classroom to conduct interactive teaching sessions and lectures remotely. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 9, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Audio » Dr. Robert Savoy: fMRI Master Educator
Dr. Peter Bandettini interviews Dr. Robert Savoy from Harvard Medical School about his experiences training thousands worldwide in the use of Functional Brain Imaging. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - September 9, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

Trump seeks to end “critical race theory” brainwashing in federal agencies
(Natural News) The Trump administration is putting an end to the “critical race theory” training that is used in federal agencies. Calling the practice “anti-American propaganda,” Trump tweeted: “This is a sickness that cannot be allowed to continue.” Critical race theory is defined by Harvard University legal scholars as drawing “upon a variety of critical... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Regulatory Education for Industry: Regulated Bioanalysis Workshop: Requirements and Expectations - 06/30/2020
This training is focused on presenting an overview of how FDA ’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research approaches different issues in bioanalysis. The audience will gain a deeper and broader understanding of how bioanalysis must be performed to adequately support regulated activities and how FDA performs bioanalysis to further the agency’s missi (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - September 8, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: PSL Dismiss Football Restart
[The Herald] THE Premier Soccer League yesterday ruled out the possibility of their clubs returning to training this month. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 8, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Experts predicted a coronavirus pandemic years ago. Now it's playing out before our eyes
In 2017, a team of experts at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security published a scenario as part of a training exercise that they believed could happen in the not-so-distant future. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - September 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: How Virtual Training Shaped Covid-19 Reporting in Nigeria
[Nigeria Health Watch] As COVID-19 hit Nigeria, concerns grew for many journalists as to how they were to report on the pandemic which affected every sphere of life. Most media pages and airtime slots were filled with reports about COVID-19 cases and precautions on how the disease could be prevented. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 8, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Community Support Officer
Specifications:Permanent contractHours: Full time (1.0 FTE)Salary:  £30,000Location:Flexible, (anywhere in the world), remote workingApplication closing date:20 September 2020 (midnight GMT)This role is an exciting opportunity to use your communication and problem-solving skills to make a difference in the field of health care research.  As Community Support Officer you will be joining Cochrane ’s Community Support team. We are the first point of contact for the international Cochrane community, providing a timely and coordinated user support service. We resolve queries covering a broad range of areas...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 8, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news