personal health services
Summary: Health care provided to individuals.
Publications178 found, 100 shown here
- 'Concierge' medicine. Who really pays for gold standard access to doctors?Susan Meyers
Trustee 56:12-4, 19, 1. 2003..Experts weigh in on this trend, its future and its ethics...
- From pharmacogenetics to personalized medicine: a vital need for educating health professionals and the communityFelix W Frueh
Stepoutside Consulting, LLC, Gaithersburg, MD 20878, USA
Pharmacogenomics 5:571-9. 2004..To effectively move pharmacogenetics into everyday medicine, it is therefore imperative for scientists and teachers in the field to take on the challenge of disseminating pharmacogenetic insights to a broader audience...
- Implications of pharmacogenomics for drug development and clinical practiceGeoffrey S Ginsburg
Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Center for Genomic Medicine, Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
Arch Intern Med 165:2331-6. 2005..Although the potential of these technologies is driving change in the development of clinical sciences, it remains to be seen which health care systems level needs will be addressed...
- Commentary: where and how could biomarkers be used in 2016?M J Finley Austin
Hoffman La Roche, 340 Kingsland Street, Bld 123 3, Mailstop 072, Nutley, NJ 07110, USA
AAPS J 8:E185-9. 2006..This overview seeks to explore the issues driving pharmaceutical productivity and the likely contribution of biomarkers in the future...
- National and regional differences in preparation for future care needs: a comparison of the United States and GermanyMartin Pinquart
Department of Development Psychology, University of Jena, Am Steiger 3 Haus 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
J Cross Cult Gerontol 18:53-78. 2003..Most of the national and regional differences in preparation for future care needs were reduced or eliminated by controlling for differences in the perceived usefulness of planning...
- The second annual Burrill personalized medicine conferenceEnal S Razvi
System Biosciences LLC, 5069 Shalimar Circle, Fremont, CA 94555, USA
IDrugs 10:26-9. 2007
- Private pay home care referrals: issues and challengesAllen Hager
Right At Home, Inc, Omaha, NE 68144, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 23:604-7. 2005..Key issues and challenges associated with each model; . Referral guidelines for quality private duty agencies; and . How the National Private Duty Association (NPDA) can assist in making quality referrals...
- Molecular diagnostics and personalized medicine. IBC Life Sciences Conference on Pharmacogenomics, June 24-25, 2003, London, UKRhiannon Sanders
Market Development Europe, Pyrosequencing AB, Vallongatan 1, SE 752 28 Uppsala, Sweden
Pharmacogenomics 4:541-5. 2003
- Unmet patient need in home care under managed careGoldie Kadushin
School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Enderis Hall, P O Box 786, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
J Gerontol Soc Work 47:103-20. 2006..Implications for practice, education, and research are discussed...
- Informal care: the views of people receiving careS McCann
School of Nursing, University of Ulster at Magee, Londonderry, Northern Ireland, UK
Health Soc Care Community 10:221-8. 2002..People receiving care are also concerned about the level of financial support for themselves and their carers...
- Pharmacogenetics in clinical practice: considerations for testingSimon Constable
Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Ashton Street Medical School, University of Liverpool, Ashton Street, Liverpool, L69 3GE, UK
Expert Rev Mol Diagn 6:193-205. 2006..This review focuses on issues that will need to be considered in the scientific assessment of pharmacogenetic testing...
- Next revolution in the molecular theranostics of infectious diseases: microfabricated systems for personalized medicineLuc Bissonnette
Département de Biologie Médicale Microbiologie, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Canada
Expert Rev Mol Diagn 6:433-50. 2006..This forecoming revolution will position molecular theranostics in a broader integrated view of personalized medicine, which exploits genetic information from microbes and human hosts to optimize patient management and disease treatment...
- AmpliChip CYP450 test: personalized medicine has arrived in psychiatryJose de Leon
University of Kentucky, Mental Health Research Center at Eastern State Hospital, 627 West Fourth St, Lexington, KY 40508, USA
Expert Rev Mol Diagn 6:277-86. 2006..In this review, the major obstacles to the wide implementation of pharmacogenetic testing in the clinical environment are summarized...
- The ethics of PAS: morally relevant relationships between personal assistance services and physician-assisted suicideA I Batavia
School of Policy and Management, College of Health and Urban Affairs, Florida International University, North Miami, FL, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:S25-31. 2001....
- Effect of a voucher benefit on the demand for paid personal assistanceHongdao Meng
Department of Preventive Medicine, HSC, Level 3, Rm 071, State University of New York Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8338, USA
Gerontologist 46:183-92. 2006..We estimated the effect of a voucher benefit on the demand for personal assistance by Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 years or older who had functional disabilities...
- National evaluation of personal dental services: a qualitative investigation into patients' perceptions of dental servicesK B Hill
School of Dentistry, University of Birmingham, Unit of Dental Public Health, St Chad s Causeway, Birmingham, B4 6NN
Br Dent J 195:654-6. 2003
- Getting to personalized cancer medicine: taking out the garbageCarolyn Compton
Office of Biorepositories and Biospecimen Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2580, USA
Cancer 110:1641-3. 2007
- Unmet need for personal assistance services: estimating the shortfall in hours of help and adverse consequencesMitchell P LaPlante
Disability Statistics Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S98-S108. 2004....
- Medicaid community-based programs: a longitudinal analysis of state variation in expenditures and utilizationMartin Kitchener
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94118, USA
Inquiry 40:375-89. 2003..Among the results, positive state-level factors related to HCBS participants and expenditures include: higher percentages of aged people, greater incomes per capita, and a larger supply of home health agencies...
- Home care financial reflections & projections. Where are we headed?Carina T Deans
Caring 23:12-28. 2004
- Distributed diagnosis and home healthcare, its opportunities and challengesYongmin Kim
Department of Bioengineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:6151. 2007
- Evaluation of a consumer-personal assistant training projectLaura H Schopp
Department of Health Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
Disabil Rehabil 29:403-10. 2007..This study evaluated a personal assistance services (PAS) training programme that aimed to improve the consumer and personal assistant relationship and increase consumer and personal assistant knowledge on health and wellness issues...
- Personal assistance services as a workplace accommodationSusan Stoddard
Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Personal Assistance Services PASCenter, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
Work 27:363-9. 2006..The survey findings contribute to better understanding of current practices related to workplace PAS...
- Evaluation of personal dental services (PDS) first wave pilots: the alternative to general dental services (GDS) offered by the capitation-based pilotsH S T McLeod
Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, 40 Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham B15 2RT
Br Dent J 195:644-50. 2003
- Achievements of the first wave personal medical services (PMS) pilots in England. A health authority perspectiveBrenda Leese
Centre for Research in Primary Care, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
J Health Organ Manag 17:181-93. 2003..The results provide lessons for primary care organisations in England and elsewhere in terms of the factors required to successfully implement change...
- The organization of personal health services. 1972Lester Breslow
Milbank Q 83:759-77. 2005
- Local health departments' mission to the uninsuredChristopher Keane
Department of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 211 Parran Hall, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
J Public Health Policy 24:130-49. 2003It is often maintained that local health departments (LHDs) should not directly provide personal health services. However, our nationally representative sample revealed that most LHD directors (87%) believed LHDs must directly provide ..
- Boutique health care: opportunity or inequity?Jeanne Schulte Scott
Healthc Financ Manage 56:26-7. 2002
- Paying doctors by salary: a controlled study of general practitioner behaviour in EnglandToby Gosden
National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, 5th Floor Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
Health Policy 64:415-23. 2003..However, none of these differences were statistically significant. To conclude, salaried contracts did not adversely affect GP productivity and had little impact on other aspects of GP behaviour or the quality of care provided...
- Living with motor neurone disease: lives, experiences of services and suggestions for changeRhidian A Hughes
Centre for Health and Social Care, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
Health Soc Care Community 13:64-74. 2005..The paper concludes with methodological considerations, the implications of the findings for practitioners and policy makers, and suggestions for further research...
- Genetic variants and the risk of Crohn's disease: what does it mean for future disease management?Helga Paula Török
Department of Surgery Innenstadt, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstrasse 20, D 80336 Munich, Germany
Expert Opin Pharmacother 7:1591-602. 2006..Although the clinical application of this knowledge is so far limited, there is significant optimism that an individual management of patients based on genetic data will be possible in the near future...
- Pharmacogenomics: the promise of personalized medicineErnie Hood
Environ Health Perspect 111:A581-9. 2003
- Pharmacogenomics in colorectal carcinomas: future perspectives in personalized therapyAntonio Russo
Department of Oncology, University of Palermo, Italy
J Cell Physiol 204:742-9. 2005....
- Achieving personalized cancer medicine: trials and tribulationsGarth Powis
Department of Experimental Therapeutics, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
J Investig Med 54:235-7. 2006
- -Omics dreams of personalized healthcareJeremy K Nicholson
J Proteome Res 5:2067, 2069. 2006
- Training medical students in community health: a novel required fourth-year clerkship at the University of RochesterScott McIntosh
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627 8969, USA
Acad Med 83:357-64. 2008..The learning objectives addressed include community health assessment, risk behavior change, assurance of personal health services, advocacy and policy change, environmental interventions, community organization and partnership building,..
- Organization of ambulatory care provision: a critical determinant of health system performance in developing countriesP Berman
International Health Systems Group, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02238, USA
Bull World Health Organ 78:791-802. 2000Success in the provision of ambulatory personal health services, i.e...
- Impact of dental treatment on the incidence of dental caries in children and adultsA Sheiham
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College of London Medical School, England
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:104-12. 1997..The role of dentistry in reducing dental caries may lie mainly in the non-personal health services. Knowledge of the life history and patterns of caries attack rates within populations and individuals ..
- Social support among women who died of ovarian cancerJody M Jackson
HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
Support Care Cancer 15:547-56. 2007..We investigated the effects of social support in the last 6 months of life for women who died of ovarian cancer...
- Health services research and the nursing workforce: access and utilization issuesCarol S Brewer
University of Buffalo School of Nursing, 918 Kimball Tower, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
Nurs Outlook 53:281-90. 2005Access to personal health services is only possible if there are an adequate number and distribution of qualified nurses...
- [Assessing the effect of the 2001-06 Mexican health reform: an interim report card]Emmanuela Gakidou
Harvard Initiative for Global Health, 104 Mt Auburn Street 3rd floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Salud Publica Mex 49:S88-109. 2007..affiliated; division of federal resources flowing to states into separate funds for personal and non-personal health services; and creation of a fund to protect families against catastrophic health expenditures...
- Mapping Africa's advanced public health education capacity: the AfriHealth projectC B IJsselmuiden
Council on Health Research for Development, Geneva, Switzerland
Bull World Health Organ 85:914-22. 2007Literature on human resources for health in Africa has focused on personal health services. Little is known about graduate public health education. This paper maps "advanced" public health education in Africa...
- The MyHealthService approach for chronic disease management based on free open source software and low cost componentsLars K Vognild
Northern Research Institute Tromsø, P O Box 6434, Tromsø Science Park, N 9294 Tromsø, Norway
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:1234-7. 2009In this paper we present an approach to building personal health services, supporting following-up, physical exercising, health education, and psychosocial support for the chronically ill, based on free open source software and low-cost ..
- Health policy approaches to population health: the limits of medicalizationPaula M Lantz
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1253-7. 2007..solution involves medical care, policymakers often focus on increased financial and geographic access to personal health services in policies aimed at populations that are vulnerable to poor health...
- The contributions of managed care plans to public health practice: evidence from the nation's largest local health departmentsG P Mays
Mathematica Policy Research, Washington, DC 20024, USA
Public Health Rep 116:50-67. 2001..The authors examine the extent and nature of managed care plans participating in local public health activities...
- [Primary health care and responsibilities of public health in 6 countries of Europe and North America: a pilot study]Barbara Starfield
Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Room 452, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Rev Esp Salud Publica 78:17-26. 2004..In order to know the locus of responsibility for various types of preventive activities, we undertook an inquiry on eight areas in six countries from Europe and North America...
- The challenges of eliminating racial and ethnic health disparities: inescapable realities? Perplexing science? Ineffective policy?Anissa I Vines
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Public Health, 27599 7400, USA
N C Med J 65:341-9. 2004..insurance coverage and the availability and the geographic and culturally-appropriate accessibility of personal health services), the educational preparation of healthcare professionals for the challenge of caring for the increasing ..
- Systematic evaluation of personal genome services for Japanese individualsTakashi Kido
1 Rikengenesis CO, Ltd, Tokyo, Japan 2 JST, PRESTO, Tokyo, Japan
J Hum Genet 58:734-41. 2013..This systematic methodology provides useful insights for improving the capacity of DRPs in future personal genome services. ..
- A critical review of the Royal Society's report on personalized medicineKewal K Jain
Drug Discov Today 11:573-5. 2006
- Personalized medicine: the translation of genetic knowledge to eye careIan M Macdonald
Can J Ophthalmol 43:15-7. 2008
- Is home health technology adequate for proactive self-care?C M Horwitz
Center for Future Health, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Methods Inf Med 47:58-62. 2008..To understand whether home health technology in the market and in development can satisfy the needs of patients and their non-professional caregivers for proactive support in managing health and chronic conditions in the home...
- The effects of managerial beliefs on service: privatization and discontinuation in local health departmentsChristopher Keane
Department of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Health Care Manage Rev 30:52-61. 2005..Local Health Department (LHD) directors' managerial beliefs on the decision to privatize or discontinue personal health services. A stratified representative national sample of LHD directors was interviewed by telephone...
- Health-related quality of life and health service use following total hip replacement surgeryAnne McMurray
Faculty of Nursing and Health, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia
J Adv Nurs 40:663-72. 2002..The study investigated health-related quality of life in relation to demographic and clinical factors, and health service use and satisfaction by older total hip replacement (THR) patients following discharge from one Australian Hospital...
- Some perspectives on affordable healthcare systems in ChinaY T Zhang
Joint Research Center for Biomedical Engineering, Department of Electronic Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:6155. 2007....
- Structuring a framework for public health performance-based budgeting: a Georgia case studyValerie A Hepburn
Institute of Public Health, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30302, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 13:173-9. 2007..The structure clearly distinguishes between personal health services and population health and allows for the future establishment of measurable program targets, an essential ..
- What's public? What's private? Policy trade-offs and the debate over mandatory annual influenza vaccination for health care workersCatherine L Mah
Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
Can J Public Health 99:192-4. 2008Policy decisions about public health services differ from those for personal health services. Both require trade-offs between such policy goals as liberty, security, efficiency, and equity...
- Pharmacogenomics of multiple sclerosis: in search for a personalized therapyIvan Martinez-Forero
University of Navarra, Center for Applied Medical Research CIMA, Department of Neuroscience, Neuroimmunology Lab 2 05, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:3053-67. 2008..The identification of biomarkers will allow responders and non-responders to therapy to be identified, increasing the efficacy and adherence to therapy, and the pharmaco-economic profile of theses drugs...
- A qualitative analysis of the planning, implementation and management of a PDS scheme: lessons for local commissioning of dental servicesJ T Newton
GKT Dental Institute, London
Br Dent J 200:625-30; discussion 618; quiz 638. 2006..To identify the experiences of primary care trust employees, the dental teams and other key individuals of the planning, implementation and management of a Personal Dental Services scheme...
- Role of nanobiotechnology in developing personalized medicine for cancerK K Jain
Jain PharmaBiotech, Blaesiring, Basel, Switzerland
Technol Cancer Res Treat 4:645-50. 2005..Personalized management of cancer, facilitated by nanobiotechnology, is expected to enable early detection of cancer, more effective and less toxic treatment increasing the chances of cure...
- Sir David Weatherall reflects on genetics and personalized medicine. Interviewed by Ulrike Knies-BamforthDavid Weatherall
Drug Discov Today 11:576-9. 2006
- Nursing home complaints: who's complaining and what's gender got to do with it?Priscilla D Allen
Louisiana State University, School of Social Work, 311 Huey P Long Fieldhouse, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
J Gerontol Soc Work 47:89-106. 2006..Results yielded further evidence of gender differences in the patterns of resident complaints. Nursing home social workers are highlighted as agents in changing embedded stereotypes about residents and complaints...
- Assessing patient readiness for the clinical adoption of personalized medicineA M Issa
Department of Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77204 4021, USA
Public Health Genomics 12:163-9. 2009....
- Assistive technology use among adolescents and young adults with spina bifidaKurt L Johnson
School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Am J Public Health 97:330-6. 2007..We sought to determine the use of assistive technology among a population of individuals with spina bifida...
- Progress toward personalized medicine for age-related macular degenerationSayoko E Moroi
Ophthalmology 115:925-6. 2008
- Personalized medicine prompts push to redesign clinical trialsEmily Singer
Nat Med 11:462. 2005
- Evaluating the utility of personal genomic informationMorris W Foster
Department of Anthropology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73019, USA
Genet Med 11:570-4. 2009....
- The promise and challenges of personalized medicine for eye diseasesCatherine A McCarty
Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 32:236-7. 2004
- Unsaid but not forgotten: patients' unvoiced desires in office visitsR A Bell
Department of Communication, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Arch Intern Med 161:1977-84. 2001..To examine patient, physician, and health care system characteristics associated with unvoiced desires for action, as well as the consequences of these unspoken requests...
- State Medicaid nursing home reimbursement rates: adjusting for ancillariesJ Swan
Department of Public Health Sciences, Wichita State University, Kansas 67260 0152, USA
Gerontologist 41:597-604. 2001..The purpose of this study is to adjust for inclusion of ancillaries when comparing Medicaid rates across states...
- Health care spending during 1991-1998: a fifty-state reviewAnne Martin
National Health Statistics Group, Office of the Actuary, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 21:112-26. 2002..By using consistent methodologies among states, these 1991-1998 estimates, last produced for 1991 alone, will further the understanding of these differences...
- The Healthy Ageing Model: health behaviour change for older adultsKathleen M Potempa
University of Michigan, School of Nursing, 400 North Ingalls, Suite 1320, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
Collegian 17:51-5. 2010..In conclusion, suggestions are offered for the clinical application and for further developing the model...
- Tax subsidization of personal assistance servicesSteven Mendelsohn
Burton Blatt Institute, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
Disabil Health J 5:75-86. 2012..Strategies are needed to improve their availability to people with disabilities and the elderly. We sought to analyze 8 provisions of the Internal Revenue Code for their utility to make PAS more affordable and available...
- Clinical preventive services for older adults: the interface between personal health care and public health servicesLydia L Ogden
Office of Health Reform Strategy, Policy, and Coordination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Am J Public Health 102:419-25. 2012Healthy aging must become a priority objective for both population and personal health services, and will require innovative prevention programming to span those systems...
- 'It's great to do something revolutionary'Craig Kenny
Nurs Times 99:38-9. 2003
- An investigation of West Sussex general dental practitioners' awareness, attitudes and adherence to NICE dental recall guidelinesAlison D van den Berg
The St Leonards Dental Practice, Exeter, UK
Prim Dent Care 19:11-22. 2012..The study also aimed to identify factors in the GDPs' practice of dentistry that could affect their adherence to NICE guidelines and to gain some insight into their views on this topic and how these might affect their adherence...
- Modernisation, the NHS Plan and healthy communitiesG Wistow
Nuffield Institute for Health, University of Leeds, UK
J Manag Med 15:334-51. 2001..Finally, the personal social services should ensure that the values of social work and social care are not displaced by medical and nursing models which, historically, have shown little understanding of community development processes...
- Genome technologies and personalized dental medicineG Eng
Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
Oral Dis 18:223-35. 2012....
- The effect of COPD health forecasting on hospitalisation and health care utilisation in patients with mild-to-moderate COPDN D Bakerly
Salford Royal Foundation NHS Trust, Stott Lane, Salford, UK
Chron Respir Dis 8:5-9. 2011..This anticipatory care model was not associated with reduction in admissions from COPD exacerbations. Further research is required to fully understand its role in the management of patients with COPD...
- Primary and secondary prevention of cardiac disease: bridging the two solitudesW A Dafoe
Prevention and Rehabilitation Program, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ontario, Canada
Can J Cardiol 19:709-13. 2003..balance and integrate diagnostic, curative and preventive care, and that coordinate public health and personal health services. Working on 'bridging strategies' will help create synergies that will lead the way to further ..
- State long-term care screening and assessment programsM C Tonner
University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Room 455, Campus Mail Box 0612, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
Home Health Care Serv Q 19:57-85. 2001..The design and implementation of multiple and separate screening and assessment programs in most states may create potential barriers to client access, information about services and choice of services...
- Personalized psychiatry: a realistic goalDavid Gurwitz
Department of Human Genetics and Molecular Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Pharmacogenomics 5:213-7. 2004..With the correct focus, realization of some benefits of genetic patient profiling for psychiatric pharmacotherapy might be near, and in due course, lead the way for true personalized psychiatry...
- Impact of a disease management-health promotion nurse intervention on personal assistance use and expendituresHongdao Meng
State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, USA
Home Health Care Serv Q 28:113-29. 2009..The findings of this study will help policy makers and practitioners understand the potential benefit of primary care affiliated nurse home visiting interventions on PA expenditures...
- Waiting times for diagnosis and treatment of head and neck cancer in Denmark in 2010 compared to 1992 and 2002N M Lyhne
Department of Oncology, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
Eur J Cancer 49:1627-33. 2013..This study describes changes in waiting time and the potential influence of fast track by comparing waiting times in 2010 to 2002 and 1992...
- Having a personal healthcare provider and receipt of adequate cervical and breast cancer screeningRoberto Cardarelli
Primary Care Research Institute, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth and the Department of Family Medicine, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, TX, USA
J Am Board Fam Med 23:75-81. 2010..The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between having a personal health care provider and adequate cervical and breast cancer screening behavior...
- The personal dental service as a setting for an undergraduate clinical programmeM A Lennon
Department of Clinical Dental Sciences, University of Liverpool L69 3BX2
Br Dent J 196:419-22; discussion 409. 2004..To investigate the feasibility and benefits of placing dental undergraduates into a general dental practice setting for part of their clinical programme...
- Nursing student perceptions of spirituality and spiritual careLi Fen Wu
Department of Nursing, National Taichung University of Science of Technology, Taichung, Taiwan
J Nurs Res 20:219-27. 2012..Spirituality is a necessary component of life. Spiritual care includes the activities necessary to meet the spiritual needs of clients. Nursing students must receive appropriate training to develop their abilities to provide spiritual care...
- Tailor-made finance versus tailor-made care. Can the state strengthen consumer choice in healthcare by reforming the financial structure of long-term care?K Grit
Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Postbox 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Med Ethics 36:79-83. 2010..Policy instruments based on the working of markets have been introduced to empower consumers of healthcare. However, it is still not easy to become a critical consumer of healthcare...
- Personal contemporary observations of nursing care in Saudi ArabiaFaisal H Aboul-Enein
University of Texas Health Science Center, Schools of Public Health and Nursing, University of Texas, Houston, Texas, USA
Int J Nurs Pract 8:228-30. 2002..Current challenges facing the health-care system were also examined to determine how they affect nursing practice...
- Defining the concept of primary care in South Korea using a Delphi methodJae Ho Lee
Department of Family Medicine at the Catholic University of Korea, Kangnam St Mary s Hospital, 505 Banpo Dong, Seocho Gu, Seoul, Korea 137 701 ac kr
Fam Med 39:425-31. 2007..There is no consensus on the definition of primary care in South Korea. This study's objective was to define the concept of primary care using a Delphi method...
- Biomathematics in the development of personalized medicine in oncologyZvia Agur
Future Oncol 2:39-42. 2006..She serves on the editorial board of several scientific publications, and holds a PhD from the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, and the Université Libre, Brussels...
- Managing oral anticoagulation requires expert experience and clinical evidenceAlex C Spyropoulos
Lovelace Sandia Health Systems, Clinical Thrombosis Center, 5400 Gibson Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
J Thromb Thrombolysis 21:91-4. 2006....
- Cost-effectiveness analysis in colorectal cancer using a semi-Markov modelChristel Castelli
Institut Universitaire de Recherche Clinique, Laboratoire de Biostatistique, 641 av du doyen Gaston Giraud, 34093 Montpellier, France
Stat Med 26:5557-71. 2007..We show that mean cost differs significantly by follow-up strategy and Dukes stage. Finally, the INB is assessed and this indicates that neither of the strategies compared was more cost-effective than the other...
- Concierge dentistry: a way to get marketplace competitive advantage?Cameron J Jayson
Minnesota Dental Association, Dental Marketplace Committee, USA
Northwest Dent 86:45. 2007
- Client-centred care perceived by clients of two Dutch homecare agencies: a questionnaire surveyRachel Bosman
Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Health Care Studies, Section of Nursing Science, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Int J Nurs Stud 45:518-25. 2008..Client-centred care is currently one of the prevailing principles in Dutch healthcare policy...
- Cancer epigenomics: implications of DNA methylation in personalized cancer therapyMinoru Toyota
Department of Biochemistry, Cancer Research Institute, Sapporo Medical University, Sapporo 060 8556, Japan
Cancer Sci 100:787-91. 2009..However, the comprehensive study of pharmacoepigenomics awaits the advent of genome-wide analysis of DNA methylation using microarrays and next-generation sequencers...
- The future of highly personalized health careBarry Robson
Computational Biology Center, Exploratory Server Systems IBM Thomas J Watson Research Center, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 80:163-74. 2002....
- Home health and home care in Massachusetts after the Balanced Budget Act of 1997: implications of cost containment pressures for service authorizationsFrancis G Caro
Gerontology Institute, University of Massachusetts Boston, 100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125 3393, USA
Home Health Care Serv Q 21:47-66. 2002..These findings raise important policy questions about the balance of responsibility between the federal government and states to provide financing of home care services for the elderly...
- Pharmacogenetics approach to therapeuticsSeok Hwee Koo
Department of Pharmacology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 33:525-32. 2006..This will present profound clinical, economic and social implications for health care...
- Linking molecular classification of hepatocellular carcinoma and personalized medicine: preliminary stepsAugusto Villanueva
BCLC Group, Liver Unit, CIBERehd, IDIBAPS, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
Curr Opin Oncol 20:444-53. 2008....
- Personalized medicine complicates medical decision-makingThomas Morrow
Genentech Inc, USA
Manag Care 17:59-60. 2008
- Wearable and portable eHealth systems. Technological issues and opportunities for personalized careLoukianos Gatzoulis
Unit ICT for Health, DG Information Society and Media, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium
IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 26:51-6. 2007
- UltraSonic Spirometer for Home Monitoring of Asthma PatientsPATRICK ALLAN LICHTER; Fiscal Year: 2012..to Internet connected devices for transmission to medical doctors and respiratory therapists, or to personal health services like Google Health and Microsoft Health Vault...
- Psychosocial Stress and the Risk of Uterine FibroidsANISSA VINES; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Culture and Mobility Device Use in Older AdultsLinda Resnik; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cost-Effectiveness--Treatments--Ductal Carcinoma In SituJennifer Griggs; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Chronic Kidney Disease Morbidity, Mortality & PredictorsStephen Derose; Fiscal Year: 2005..Researchers may use this information to generate hypotheses and plan studies that include subjects with CKD. ..
- Factors Associated with RN Decisions to WorkCarol Brewer; Fiscal Year: 2004..If successful, we will expand the tools that can be used to examine work behavior of the whole RN population, and ultimately develop relevant policy. ..
- Disability in Valued Life Activities in COPDPatricia Katz; Fiscal Year: 2009..The findings from this study will provide information that may help minimize VLA disability and the psychological distress that might result from VLA disability, thereby improving quality of life of persons with COPD. ..
- The ethics of consent for the public release of potentially identifiable DNA dataAmy McGuire; Fiscal Year: 2009..Moreover, it will increase our understanding of participants'judgments and attitudes toward data sharing, which will improve the overall conduct of biomedical research, build public trust, and foster research participation. ..
- Refining Models for Risk Adjustment in Outpatient RehabilitationLinda Resnik; Fiscal Year: 2008..Lack of adjustment for comorbidity in quality measurement may foster an environment in which providers avoid treating patients with comorbid conditions who may have poorer response to treatment. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PROCESSES AND OUTCOMES OF BREAST CANCER CAREKatherine Kahn; Fiscal Year: 2002..less affluent socioeconomic groups vary as a function of: definition of the measures of baseline patient characteristics, processes, and outcomes; data source; and definition of the cohort. ..
- Disability in Valued Life Activities in Persons with Rheumatoid ArthritisPatricia Katz; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effects of Managed Care Growth on Charity Care:Christopher Keane; Fiscal Year: 2007..He will study this literature through formal courses and through interaction with mentors, applying this knowledge to the analyses. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Survival Signals for Molecular Target AssessmentGarth Powis; Fiscal Year: 2006..The work will provide important insights into the way these new types of agents can be developed and how their clinical trial should be conducted. ..
- African-American Haplotype Map Engagement and Follow-upMORRIS FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Consumer Influences of Treatment of DepressionRichard Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 2004..e., should DTCA be further regulated?) while also contributing to our understanding of the social influences on diagnosis and treatment of depression in primary care settings. ..
- THIOREDOXIN REDUCTASES AND CANCERGarth Powis; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Profiling Providers of Outpatient Physical TherapyLinda Resnik; Fiscal Year: 2005..Ultimately, the information from this series of studies may be used to shape the policy regarding regulation and administration of rehabilitative services. ..
- RAND-UCLA CanCORS PDCR ApplicationKatherine Kahn; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Novel Inhibitors of Akt Signaling in Pancreatic CancerGarth Powis; Fiscal Year: 2009..The PtdIns-3-kinase/Akt signaling pathway is upregulated in many pancreatic cancers making it an ideal target for drugs to treat the disease. ..
- AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY REVIEW OF GENETIC RESEARCHMORRIS FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2005..We anticipate that different levels of community review will be applicable to different kinds of local and nested communities. ..
- Using Third-Party Data in Pedigree and Subgroup AnalysesMORRIS FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2005..Finally, we will examine the implications of third-party information from the perspectives of study participants. We will conduct this project in the contexts of actual clinical populations. ..