Quiz Time: Do You Know About the'Death Certificate Project? '
(MedPage Today) -- You passed medical training, now see if you can pass our weekly quiz (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - September 1, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Arms industry spends millions to promote brands in schools
Defence groups sponsor lessons that promote building and sale of military hardwareArms manufacturers are spending millions of pounds a year promoting their brands in Britain ’s schools, theObserver has learned.The companies, which between them have sold tens of billions of pounds of weapons to overseas governments, including those with poor human rights records, sponsor a series of school events at which their brands are prominently on display. In addition, they issue teaching materials for use in classrooms that promote the defence sector, sponsor competitions and award prizes.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 1, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Jamie Doward Tags: Arms trade UK news World news Schools Education BAE Systems Business Weapons technology Science Source Type: news

Children born addicted to opioids are at a 40 percent greater risk for a learning disability
About one in seven children born to mothers who used opioids during pregnancy struggle with learning or developmental disabilities, a Nationwide Children's Hospital study finds. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Loneliness at universities: determinants of emotional and social loneliness among students - Diehl K, Jansen C, Ishchanova K, Hilger-Kolb J.
The transition from school to university is associated with social, structural, and behavioral changes. These changes may be related to feelings of loneliness, which are in turn related to morbidity. The authors' aim was to quantify loneliness among studen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The use of all-you-can-drink system, nomihodai, is associated with the increased alcohol consumption among college students: a cross-sectional study in Japan - Kawaida K, Yoshimoto H, Goto R, Saito G, Ogai Y, Morita N, Saito T.
Excessive drinking by college students is a major public health problem in Japan. However, data on heavy episodic drinking (HED) and nomihodai, a several-hour all-you-can-drink system, are scarce. We surveyed the drinking behavior of undergraduate and grad... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Attorneys' attitudes toward coaching forensic clients on the MMPI-2: replication and extension of attorney survey by Wetter and Corrigan (1995) - Spengler PM, Walters NT, Bryan E, Millspaugh BS.
In this study we replicated and extended Wetter and Corrigan's ( 1995 ) commonly cited convenience survey of attorneys and law students regarding their attitudes toward coaching litigants prior to forensic psychological testing. We conducted a target surve... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

The impact of rurality on likelihood of drunk driving and riding with a driver under the influence among high school students - Smalley KB, Warren JC, Tarasenko YN, Barefoot KN.
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to examine the importance of rural location in the likelihood of adolescent drunk driving and riding in a vehicle with a driver under the influence while controlling for a variety of student-, school-, and county-leve... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

High-intensity interval training using TRX lower-body exercises improve the risk of falls in healthy older people - Jim énez-García JD, Hita-Contreras F, de la Torre-Cruz M, Fábrega-Cuadros R, Aibar-Almazán A, Cruz-Díaz D, Martínez-Amat A.
The objective of this study was to compare the effects of high-intensity interval training (HIIT) and moderate intensity interval training (MIIT) programs, both with a suspension training system, on several fall risk factors in healthy older adults. A tota... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Strategies for disaster risk reduction education: a systematic review - Aghaei N, Seyedin H, Sanaeinasab H.
INTRODUCTION: For many years, numerous researches and risk reduction activists have emphasized the importance of public awareness and education for disaster risk reduction (DRR). These needs, due to human natural manipulation, have increased. The present s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Cost-effectiveness of a domestic violence and abuse training and support programme in primary care in the real world: updated modelling based on an MRC phase IV observational pragmatic implementation study - Barbosa EC, Verhoef TI, Morris S, Solmi F, Johnson M, Sohal A, El-Shogri F, Dowrick S, Ronalds C, Griffiths C, Eldridge S, Lewis NV, Devine A, Spencer A, Feder G.
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of the implementation of the Identification and Referral to Improve Safety (IRIS) programme using up-to-date real-world information on costs and effectiveness from routine clinical practice. A Markov model was... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Work-related musculoskeletal risk among refugees: recommendations for improvement to promote health and well-being - Senthanar S.
Refugees fall under the umbrella term of immigrants. Whereas immigrants chose to leave their host country for positive reasons, refugees are pushed out due to war and fear of persecution. The work they pursue does not align with their education and experie... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

What consumers want most from their health insurance
Northern Californians are fortunate to have numerous options to choose from when it comes to shopping for health insurance and access to care. With plenty of healthy competition in the marketplace, the challenge comes down to making the right selection for your company and employees. Take a few minutes to read through the below consumer insights — and then determine if your benefit offerings are delivering what your employees want from a health plan. Learn more.   Sutter Health Plus is an… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 1, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Sutter Health Plus Source Type: news

What consumers want most from their health insurance
Northern Californians are fortunate to have numerous options to choose from when it comes to shopping for health insurance and access to care. With plenty of healthy competition in the marketplace, the challenge comes down to making the right selection for your company and employees. Take a few minutes to read through the below consumer insights — and then determine if your benefit offerings are delivering what your employees want from a health plan. Learn more.   Sutter Health Plus is an… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 1, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Sutter Health Plus Source Type: news

The Swedish 15-year-old who's cutting class to fight the climate crisis
Following Sweden ’s hottest summer ever, Greta Thunberg decided to go on school strike at the parliament to get politicians to actWhy bother to learn anything in school if politicians won ’t pay attention to the facts?This simple realisation prompted Greta Thunberg, 15, to protest in the most effective way she knew. She is on strike, refusing to go to school until Sweden ’s general election on 9 September to draw attention to the climate crisis.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 1, 2018 Category: Science Authors: David Crouch in Stockholm Tags: Climate change Environment Science Sweden Europe World news Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about Foley bulb induction
A Foley bulb induction is when a doctor inserts a small balloon into the cervix to help it dilate faster. Foley bulb induction is one of many ways to induce labor. There are few side effects and the procedure is safe for most women. Learn more about the procedure, benefits, and risks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pregnancy / Obstetrics Source Type: news

Programming the Genome: Control at your Fingertips
For Mirus Bio, “Programming the Genome” represents providing researchers with a set of molecular tools to study biological functions for biotechnological applications. Learn how with this poster! (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - September 1, 2018 Category: Science Tags: Sponsored Infographics Source Type: news

Each One Teach One
Dear Dr. Jeff: (Source: Caring for the Ages)
Source: Caring for the Ages - September 1, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Jeffrey Nichols Tags: Dear Dr. Jeff Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes itchy nipples while breastfeeding?
Itchy nipples are a common complaint, especially in the initial weeks of breastfeeding. In this article, learn about the causes of itchy nipples and breasts while breastfeeding, including thrush, a bad latch, contact dermatitis, and the let-down reflex. We also cover how to get relief at home and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pregnancy / Obstetrics Source Type: news

ROBOT WAR ON CANCER: Scientists develop breakthrough AI tech to predict how tumours grow
A COMPUTER tool that uses artificial intelligence could save the lives of thousands of cancer patients. The machine, designed in Britain, can learn to predict how tumours will grow, evolve and spread, scientists revealed last night. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Robot war on cancer
A COMPUTER tool that uses artificial intelligence could save the lives of thousands of cancer patients. The machine, designed in Britain, can learn to predict how tumours will grow, evolve and spread, scientists revealed last night. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What days can you get pregnant?
Females are most fertile within a day or two of ovulation, which is known as the fertile window. Being able to calculate when the fertile window will occur may be helpful for couples trying to conceive, and for those who want to avoid pregnancy by using fertility awareness contraception. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fertility Source Type: news

Chinese Regulator to Control Number of New Online Video Games Chinese Regulator to Control Number of New Online Video Games
China's publishing regulator should control the number of new online video games and take measures to limit the amount of time young people spend playing games, according to a notice issued by the Ministry of Education on Thursday.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Suicidal behaviors in college students: frequency, sex differences, and mental health correlates including sluggish cognitive tempo - Becker SP, Holdaway AS, Luebbe AM.
PURPOSE: To (1) describe rates of suicidal behaviors in a sample of college students, (2) evaluate sex differences, and (3) provide a preliminary examination of the unique association of sluggish cognitive tempo (SCT) symptoms and other mental health dimen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Students' feeling of safety in Israeli schools: a place-based perspective - Yablon YB, Addington LA.
OBJECTIVE: Using the theoretical framework of place-based crime, the aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of violence on students' feeling of safety in school. METHOD: A national representative sample of 2,199 Israeli Jewish and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Multilevel influences on men's partner violence justification, control over family decisions, and partner violence perpetration in Bangladesh - Yount KM, Roof KA, Naved RT.
OBJECTIVE: Men's justification of intimate partner violence (IPV), control, and IPV perpetration persist globally. We tested feminist theories of dominant masculinity norms and gendered social learning in childhood to explain young married men's violent at... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Medical student suicide rates: a systematic review of the historical and international literature - Blacker CJ, Lewis CP, Swintak CC, Bostwick JM, Rackley SJ.
PURPOSE: Physician suicide rates are reportedly higher than those of the general population, but medical student suicide rates are not well studied. It is difficult to determine whether physician suicide rates can be predicted by medical student risk facto... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Arkin receives Ono Pharma Foundation Breakthrough Science Initiative Award
Michelle Arkin, PhD, has received the 2018 Breakthrough Science Initiative Award from theOno Pharma Foundation to study a class of proteins, called 14-3-3 proteins, known to be involved in various cancers, with the ultimate goal of enabling discoveries that lead to new ways to treat cancer. (Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News)
Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News - August 31, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Levi Gadye Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to treat and prevent drool rash
It is common for healthy infants to drool during their first 18 months, especially while teething. However, saliva that comes into contact with the skin may cause irritation and lead to a red, itchy rash. Parents and caregivers can easily treat drool rash using simple home remedies. Learn more in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

HCA Midwest's new CMO brings self-starting approach
From when she started her first practice, Dr. Kimberly Megow has become comfortable leading the charge. She joined HCA Midwest Health at the beginning of August as its chief medical officer, where she will direct the 17-hospital health system through training and education initiatives to improve outcomes. At her last job, as CMO of Corpus Christi Medical Center, Megow led a systemwide effort to improve sepsis outcomes. She succeeded in reducing instances of the costly and severe infection complication… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 31, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elise Reuter Source Type: news

HCA Midwest's new CMO brings self-starting approach
From when she started her first practice, Dr. Kimberly Megow has become comfortable leading the charge. She joined HCA Midwest Health at the beginning of August as its chief medical officer, where she will direct the 17-hospital health system through training and education initiatives to improve outcomes. At her last job, as CMO of Corpus Christi Medical Center, Megow led a systemwide effort to improve sepsis outcomes. She succeeded in reducing instances of the costly and severe infection complication… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - August 31, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Elise Reuter Source Type: news

' It Starts With Mindset': What Portugal's Drug Policy Experts Taught Me About Addiction Treatment
How Europe's 14th-largest country responded to its public health crisis, and the lessons the U.S. needs to learn and implement NOW if it has any hope of addressing the escalating opioid epidemic. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 31, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Lipi Roy, Contributor Source Type: news

" It's Starts With Mindset " : What Portugal's Drug Policy Experts Taught Me About Addiction Treatment
How Europe's 14th-largest country responded to its public health crisis, and the lessons the U.S. needs to learn and implement NOW if it has any hope of addressing the escalating opioid epidemic. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 31, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Lipi Roy, Contributor Source Type: news

How a Design Tweak Triggered a CPAP-Related Product Recall
Sometimes even the most simple design changes can create a safety issue. That seems to be the takeaway from a Class I recall that one manufacturer of a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) mask is dealing with. Want to learn how to employ evolutionary Design while satisfying the requirements for an FDA compliant process? A panel of experts will tackle the topic at MD&M Minneapolis, the Midwest's largest medtech event.    Compass Health is recalling the replacement cushion seals for the Probasics Brand Zzz-Mask SG Full Face CPAP Mask due to a design change made to the cushion seal replace...
Source: MDDI - August 31, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Regulatory and Compliance & Source Type: news

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See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight Funding Available: NNLM MAR has funding available for two grants of $19,000. Libraries, community-based organizations, schools, health care providers, and other organizations that provide health programming or services within PA, NY, NJ or DE are eligible to apply. Applications are due October 5, 2018, and award funds must be spent by April 30, 2019. Details. National Network of Libraries of Medicine News MAR offices will be closed on Monday, September 3 for Labor Day. New MAR Staff: As of August 27, Michael Balkenhol is MA...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - August 31, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do you kill food cravings?
Resisting the urge to eat can be difficult, especially when a person is following a new diet or trying to cut out certain foods. Carbohydrates and sugars can be particularly hard to resist because they release serotonin in the brain. However, several strategies can help to stop cravings. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Federal Government Releases Fentanyl Safety Recommendations for First Responders
WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Yesterday, Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein delivered remarks at the Office of Justice Programs in Washington D.C. regarding the rollout of Fentanyl: The Real Deal, a training video created by a Federal Interagency Working Group and coordinated by the National Security Council. The Bureau of Justice Assistance presented the video and hosted a panel comprised of first responders, including Dr. Brent Myers, president of the National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP), for discussion of the training video. Fentanyl: The Real Deal explains protective actions first resp...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - August 31, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: NAEMSP Tags: Training News News Videos Source Type: news

10% Of US Children Diagnosed With ADHD, Study Finds
(CNN) — The number of children diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has reached more than 10 percent, a significant increase during the past 20 years, according to a study released Friday. The rise was most pronounced in minority groups, suggesting that better access to health insurance and mental health treatment through the Affordable Care Act might have played some role in the increase. The rate of diagnosis during that time period doubled in girls, although it was still much lower than in boys. But the researchers say they found no evidence confirming frequent complaints that the conditi...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News ADHD CNN Source Type: news

Global Access to Quality, Affordable Care
August 31, 2018This year's  Extreme Affordability Conference in Ghana had something new to offer.Something special happens when stage and subject align. Earlier this summer, after trading air-conditioned ballrooms for steamy tents in sub-Saharan Africa, the Extreme Affordability Conference achieved that alignment. Although the conference has always been about improving access to global health resources, taking the event to Ghana maximized global partnerships in new ways.Leveraging Combined Strengths and ConnectionsThe University of Utah ’s Division of Public Health has been working in Africa for nearly two decad...
Source: IntraHealth International - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: mnathe Source Type: news

Mindfulness Training Acceptable Among Surgical Interns
Mindfulness - based stress reduction integrated into personal, professional settings over 12 months (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - August 31, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do you treat neck pain in children?
Many cases of neck pain in children are due to muscle strain. Home remedies and lifestyle changes are often enough to help a child get relief. Applying heat, improving posture, and exercise can help. Neck pain due to an infection or injury requires a visit to a doctor. Learn more about treating neck pain in children. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics / Children's Health Source Type: news

A 65-Year-Old Man With Pain After a Rash: USMLE Question A 65-Year-Old Man With Pain After a Rash: USMLE Question
A 65-year-old man presents with persistent, burning pain in the same area previously covered by a rash. What treatment option is best for him?Osmosis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Interactive Quiz Source Type: news

Backpacks Too Heavy? Here Are Tips To Avoid Back Pain
BOSTON (CBS) – The American Chiropractic Association recommends a backpack weigh no more than 5-to-10 percent of a child’s weight.  But ask the parent of any middle school or high school student and they’ll tell you they are carrying a lot more than that. Related: Backpack Safety Tips According to Dr. Peter Martone of Atlantis Wellness in Wakefield, packing and wearing the backpack properly can make a big difference in easing the strain on a child’s back. Here are the steps he says parents should know before sending their kids off to school. HEAVY ITEMS CLOSE TO BACK The first thing is to be aw...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Education Health Healthwatch Syndicated Local Back To School Backpacks Dr. Peter Martone Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can cannabis be a sleep aid?
There are many potential benefits of using cannabis where the drug is legal. One of these is as a sleep aid. There are, however, things to be aware of when using cannabis as a sleep aid, including the potential for dependency. Learn more about the pros and cons of using cannabis for sleeping here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

New On-Demand Courses Focus on Serving Diverse Communities
Three new on-demand courses are now open for registration! The one-hour courses can be taken in one sitting or over the course of several sessions and each offers 1 MLA CE credit upon completion. The courses are part of a series that focus on working with diverse populations. Content may be of interest to health sciences librarians, but also to faculty and students working in areas such as public health, social work, and nursing, as well as public librarians and other health professionals. Please consider taking the courses yourself, and then encouraging others who you think would benefit from the content and resources. Le...
Source: The Cornflower - August 31, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Derek Johnson Tags: Consumer Health Outreach Public Health Public Libraries Training Source Type: news

Confidence and attitudes of pharmacy students towards suicidal crises: patient simulation using people with a lived experience - Boukouvalas EA, El-Den S, Chen TF, Moles R, Saini B, Bell A, O'Reilly CL.
PURPOSE: Health care professionals, including pharmacists, have the potential to recognise and assist those at risk of suicide. The primary aim of this study was to assess the impact of utilising people with a lived experience of mental illness as simulate... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Effect of self-guided training for the HandbikeBattle on body composition in people with spinal cord injury - de Groot S, Kouwijzer I, Baauw M, Broeksteeg R, Valent LJ.
STUDY DESIGN: Single-group pre-test post-test study. OBJECTIVES: Examine the change in (1) fitness and body composition due to self-guided training in preparation for the HandbikeBattle in people with spinal cord injury (SCI); and (2) whether these... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

A high-protein diet or combination exercise training to improve metabolic health in individuals with long-standing spinal cord injury: a pilot randomized study - Li J, Polston KFL, Eraslan M, Bickel CS, Windham ST, McLain AB, Oster RA, Bamman MM, Yarar-Fisher C.
We compared the effects of an 8-week iso-caloric high-protein (HP) diet versus a combined exercise regimen (Comb-Ex) in individuals with long-standing spinal cord injury (SCI). Effects on metabolic profiles, markers of inflammation, and signaling proteins ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Challenges and opportunities after Hurricane Maria: university of Puerto Rico medical students' perspectives - Yordan-Lopez N, Hernandez-Suarez DF, Marrero-Ortiz W, Marshall-Perez L, Lopez-Candales A.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Home-based balance training using Wii Fit ™: a pilot randomised controlled trial with mobile older stroke survivors - Golla A, Müller T, Wohlfarth K, Jahn P, Mattukat K, Mau W.
BACKGROUND: Several studies have reported that using the Wii ™ Balance Board can provide added value regarding balance (re-)training in neurological diseases. However, for the large group of mobile older stroke survivors, there is no evidence regarding th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Is women's fear of crime fear of sexual assault? A test of the shadow of sexual assault hypothesis in a sample of Swedish university students - Mellgren C, Ivert AK.
This study tested th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news