medical staff


Summary: Professional medical personnel who provide care to patients in an organized facility, institution or agency.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Evaluation of a cardiac surgery advanced life support course
    Deborah Danitsch
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent
    Nurs Times 102:30-2. 2006
  2. ncbi [Influencing factors on depression among medical staff in Hunan province under ordinal regression analysis]
    Zhi Yu Liu
    Maternal and Child Health Hospital of Hunan Province, Changsha, China
    Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 33:1115-8. 2012
  3. ncbi Radiation dose reduction to medical staff during vertebroplasty: a review of techniques and methods to mitigate occupational dose
    Randell Kruger
    Department of Radiology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1608-13. 2003
  4. ncbi What are cancer patients' preferences about treatment at the end of life, and who should start talking about it? A comparison with healthy people and medical staff
    S Sahm
    Department of Gastroenterology Oncology, German Clinic of Diagnosis DKD, Aukammallee 33, 65 191, Wiesbaden, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 13:206-14. 2005
  5. ncbi [Violence against women: knowledge and attitudes of the the medical staff at the Mexican Institute of Social Security, Morelos, Mexico]
    Pablo Méndez-Hernández
    Departamento de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Autonoma de Tlaxcala, Boulevard Emilio Sánchez Piedras s n, Colonia Centro, Tlaxcala, Tlaxcala, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 45:472-82. 2003
  6. pmc Exodus of medical staff strains Iraq's health facilities
    John Zarocostas
    BMJ 334:865. 2007
  7. doi Phantom vibration syndrome among medical staff: a cross sectional survey
    Michael B Rothberg
    Division of General Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA 01199, USA
    BMJ 341:c6914. 2010
  8. doi Aromatherapy alleviates endothelial dysfunction of medical staff after night-shift work: preliminary observations
    Kenei Shimada
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Osaka Ekisaikai Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    Hypertens Res 34:264-7. 2011
  9. ncbi [Discharge interference factors of terminally ill cancer patients: a questionnaire survey provided by medical staff at the Cancer Center Hospital]
    Kaori Tadokoro
    National Hospital Organization Shikoku Cancer Center
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 33:338-40. 2006
  10. doi A Web-based program to ensure compliance of medical staff providers with mandated health care facility requirements
    Bruce S Ribner
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Infect Control 39:511-4. 2011

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  1. ncbi Evaluation of a cardiac surgery advanced life support course
    Deborah Danitsch
    University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent
    Nurs Times 102:30-2. 2006
    ..This article evaluates a three-day cardiac surgery advanced life support course with protocols to manage critically ill cardiac surgical patients who suffer a cardiac arrest and who need their chest reopening...
  2. ncbi [Influencing factors on depression among medical staff in Hunan province under ordinal regression analysis]
    Zhi Yu Liu
    Maternal and Child Health Hospital of Hunan Province, Changsha, China
    Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 33:1115-8. 2012
    To understand the situation of depression and its related influencing factors among medical staff in Hunan province.
  3. ncbi Radiation dose reduction to medical staff during vertebroplasty: a review of techniques and methods to mitigate occupational dose
    Randell Kruger
    Department of Radiology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1608-13. 2003
    ..Case crossover design was conducted...
  4. ncbi What are cancer patients' preferences about treatment at the end of life, and who should start talking about it? A comparison with healthy people and medical staff
    S Sahm
    Department of Gastroenterology Oncology, German Clinic of Diagnosis DKD, Aukammallee 33, 65 191, Wiesbaden, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 13:206-14. 2005
  5. ncbi [Violence against women: knowledge and attitudes of the the medical staff at the Mexican Institute of Social Security, Morelos, Mexico]
    Pablo Méndez-Hernández
    Departamento de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Autonoma de Tlaxcala, Boulevard Emilio Sánchez Piedras s n, Colonia Centro, Tlaxcala, Tlaxcala, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 45:472-82. 2003
  6. pmc Exodus of medical staff strains Iraq's health facilities
    John Zarocostas
    BMJ 334:865. 2007
  7. doi Phantom vibration syndrome among medical staff: a cross sectional survey
    Michael B Rothberg
    Division of General Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA 01199, USA
    BMJ 341:c6914. 2010
    ..To describe the prevalence of and risk factors for experiencing "phantom vibrations," the sensory hallucination sometimes experienced by people carrying pagers or cell phones when the device is not vibrating...
  8. doi Aromatherapy alleviates endothelial dysfunction of medical staff after night-shift work: preliminary observations
    Kenei Shimada
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Osaka Ekisaikai Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    Hypertens Res 34:264-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of aromatherapy on the endothelial function of medical staff after night-shift work...
  9. ncbi [Discharge interference factors of terminally ill cancer patients: a questionnaire survey provided by medical staff at the Cancer Center Hospital]
    Kaori Tadokoro
    National Hospital Organization Shikoku Cancer Center
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 33:338-40. 2006
    ..We studied a questionnaire survey that was provided by medical staff at the cancer center hospital, and discussed how to support or encourage patients to cooperate with medical ..
  10. doi A Web-based program to ensure compliance of medical staff providers with mandated health care facility requirements
    Bruce S Ribner
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Infect Control 39:511-4. 2011
    We designed a Web-based program for educating medical staff providers on infection control and prevention measures and for ensuring that such providers comply with mandated immunizations, influenza vaccination, and tuberculin skin testing.
  11. ncbi Illness awareness of patients in hospice: psychological evaluation and perception of family members and medical staff
    Jessica Andruccioli
    Infermi Hospital, Rimini, Italy
    J Palliat Med 10:741-8. 2007
    ..It is also investigated staff and relatives perceptions of patients' awareness...
  12. pmc Improving the doctor-manager relationship. Kaiser Permanente: a propensity for partnership
    Francis J Crosson
    Permanente Federation, 1 Kaiser Plaza, 27L, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    BMJ 326:654. 2003
  13. doi Impact of IT-supported clinical pathways on medical staff satisfaction. A prospective longitudinal cohort study
    Jochen Schuld
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Pediatric Surgery, University Hospital of the Saarland, 66421 Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 80:151-6. 2011
    ..Herein, we describe the effect of this new concept on medical staff satisfaction.
  14. doi Injury surveillance in male professional football; is medical staff reporting complete and accurate?
    J Bjørneboe
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 21:713-20. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the accuracy of routine injury registration performed by medical staff in professional football...
  15. ncbi Clinical mentoring of nurse practitioners: the doctors' experience
    Thomas David Barton
    School of Health Science, Faculty of Health and Human Sciences, Swansea University, Morriston Hospital Campus, Swansea
    Br J Nurs 15:820-4. 2006
    ..In future NP students (and their academic teachers) need to acknowledge this if they are to mutually gain the most from their relationship with their medical mentors...
  16. ncbi An evaluation of standardized patients in improving clinical breast examinations for military women
    Elizabeth Ann Coleman
    College of Nursing, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Cancer Nurs 27:474-82. 2004
    ..18, P < .001, observed power = 0.99). In conclusion, this method of continuing education was effective with military healthcare providers...
  17. ncbi Where has all the staff gone? Strategies to recruit and retain quality staff
    Helen M Hauff
    Recanati Miller Transplantation Institute and Dialysis, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Prog Transplant 17:89-93. 2007
    ..Investing in the future development of staff can attract quality professionals to the field of transplantation for years to come...
  18. doi Prediction of patient survival by healthcare professionals in a specialist palliative care inpatient unit: a prospective study
    Feargal Twomey
    Marymount Hospice, St Patrick s Hospital, Wellington Road, Cork, Ireland
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 25:139-45. 2008
    ..No group accurately predicted the length of patient survival more than 50% of the time. Nursing and junior medical staff were most accurate while care assistants were least accurate...
  19. ncbi Burnout: co-workers' perceptions of signs preceding workmates' burnout
    Eva Ericson-Lidman
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 60:199-208. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study to describe co-workers' perceptions of signs preceding workmates' burnout...
  20. ncbi Knowledge, attitude and practices about leprosy among medical officers of Hyderabad urban district of Andhra Pradesh
    P V Ranganadha Rao
    LEPRA Society, 17 Krishnapuri Colony, West Maredpally, P O Box No 1518, Secunderabad 500 026
    Indian J Lepr 79:27-43. 2007
    ..There is a need to organize training at regular intervals to cover new persons as well as reinforcing and updating the knowledge of those already trained...
  21. ncbi An evaluation of the use of and satisfaction with the Palliative Care Pain and Symptom Pocket Card
    Patrick P Critchley
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    J Palliat Care 18:307-11. 2002
  22. ncbi Interpretation of terms used to describe handwashing activities
    Linda Bissett
    Elderly Directorate, Tayside Primary Care Trust, University of Dundee
    Br J Nurs 12:536-42. 2003
    ..This may indicate that there is a need for the definition of the terms used to be clearly stated, consistent in their use and universally adopted...
  23. ncbi [Perceptions of quality in health sectors and impact on quality assurance]
    S Briand
    , Paris
    Cah Sociol Demogr Med 41:29-45. 2001
    ..The understanding of how the quality concept is perceived by the different personnel categories helps to initiate appropriately the improvement quality process in services...
  24. ncbi The PUSH tool: a survey to determine its perceived usefulness
    Dan R Berlowitz
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford VA Hospital, Bedford, MA, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 18:480-3. 2005
    ..To determine the perceived usefulness of the Pressure Ulcer Scale for Healing (PUSH)...
  25. ncbi [Volunteers' opinions of their first humanitarian aide mission]
    P Blasco
    Sante Publique 14:289-99. 2002
  26. ncbi A social semiotic interpretation of suicidal behaviour in young people
    Martin Anderson
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, UK
    J Health Psychol 10:317-31. 2005
    ..A social semiotic framework is used to explore the way in which nurses and doctors perceive young people who engage in suicidal behaviour. The article concludes by considering the implications for policy and practice...
  27. doi Clinical prioritisations of healthcare for the aged--professional roles
    P Nortvedt
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Section for Medical Ethics, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130 Blindern, NO 0318 Oslo, Norway
    J Med Ethics 34:332-5. 2008
    ..Although fair distribution of healthcare services for older patients is an important challenge, qualitative research exploring clinicians' considerations in clinical prioritisation within this field is scarce...
  28. ncbi Postexposure chemoprophylaxis for occupational exposure to human immunodeficiency virus in traveling health care workers
    Daniel Z Uslan
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Travel Med 12:14-8. 2005
    ..The aims of this study were to assess the incidence and types of blood and body fluid exposure and subsequent use of PEP in traveling HCWs seen at a large travel clinic prior to travel...
  29. ncbi Identification of violence in Turkish health care settings
    Unal Ayranci
    Osmangazi University
    J Interpers Violence 21:276-96. 2006
    ..Violence directed toward HCWs is a common occupational hazard. Public health authorities should plan preventive interventions based on the findings of this study...
  30. ncbi Quality improvement initiative for chronic pain assessment and management in the nursing home: a pilot study
    Gwendolen T Buhr
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:246-53. 2006
    ..To improve assessment and management of chronic pain in the nursing home through a method of continuous quality improvement...
  31. ncbi Report of a user-satisfaction analysis of a service provider for an oncology clinic
    Michael Hartmann
    Apotheke der FSU Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07740, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 130:93-8. 2004
    ..We used a questionnaire to assess professional user-satisfaction concerning the quality of services provided by a university hospital pharmacy for an oncology clinic...
  32. pmc Knowledge and beliefs concerning evidence-based practice amongst complementary and alternative medicine health care practitioners and allied health care professionals: a questionnaire survey
    Julie Hadley
    The Education Resource Centre, Birmingham Women s Health Care NHS Trust, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TG, UK
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:45. 2008
    ..Evidence-based practice (EBP) has become an important competency in many allied and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) health care practitioners' professional standards of proficiency...
  33. ncbi Use of libraries and electronic information resources by primary care staff: outcomes from a survey
    Liz Doney
    Knowledge Resources, Nottingham City Primary Care Trust, Nottingham, UK
    Health Info Libr J 22:182-8. 2005
    ..To assess the use of existing libraries; usage of the Internet and biomedical databases; and need for training on use of the Internet and biomedical databases for primary care staff...
  34. ncbi Information exchange between general practitioner and nursing home physician in The Netherlands
    Jos M G A Schols
    Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Department Tranzo, Tilburg University, Department of Family Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 6:219-25. 2005
  35. ncbi Musculoskeletal injection skills competency in physical medicine and rehabilitation residents: a method for development and assessment
    Sara Cuccurullo
    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute, Edison, New Jersey 08818 3059, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 83:479-85. 2004
    ..This workshop provided a framework for the definition of baseline competency in this clinical skill area...
  36. pmc The acceptability of ending a patient's life
    M Guedj
    Centre d Etudes et de Recherches en Psychopathologie, MDR, Universite du Mirail, Toulouse, France
    J Med Ethics 31:311-7. 2005
    ..To clarify how lay people and health professionals judge the acceptability of ending the life of a terminally ill patient...
  37. ncbi Compliance with and understanding of advance directives among trainee doctors in the United Kingdom
    Claire A Stark Toller
    Sir Michael Sobell House, Oxford, England, UK
    J Palliat Care 22:141-6. 2006
    ..To investigate doctors' response to and understanding of the legal status of advance directives...
  38. ncbi A study to develop and evaluate the effectiveness of an informational booklet on cancer risk factors
    K S Bairwa
    College of Nursing, AIIMS, New Delhi
    Nurs J India 93:227-8. 2002
  39. ncbi Nursing home staff's perceived ability to influence quality of life
    Robert L Kane
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:248-55. 2006
    ..Perceptions of ability to influence QoL were correlated with attitudes about nursing homes. These perceptions may be helpful in retaining such staff...
  40. ncbi Solving family-related barriers to truthfulness in cases of terminal cancer in Taiwan. A professional perspective
    Wen Yu Hu
    Department of Nursing Science, College of Medicine and Hospital, National Taiwan University
    Cancer Nurs 25:486-92. 2002
  41. ncbi Health care providers' attitudes toward current food safety recommendations for pregnant women
    Shelly Morales
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1571, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 17:178-86. 2004
  42. ncbi Variances in perceptions of interdisciplinary collaboration by hospice staff
    Debra Parker Oliver
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    J Palliat Care 22:275-80. 2006
    ..The study concludes that measurement of collaboration is important given the emphasis in hospice on collaboration, and that the MIIC is one tool that can be used for that purpose...
  43. pmc Provider perceptions of limited health literacy in community health centers
    Jennifer A Schlichting
    Department of Medicine, Diabetes Research and Training Center, The University of Chicago, IL, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 69:114-20. 2007
    ..To examine techniques used by community health center (HC) providers to care for patients with limited health literacy (LHL)...
  44. ncbi Should nurses prescribe blood components?
    Elizabeth Pirie
    Effective Use of Blood Group, Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service, Edinburgh
    Nurs Stand 21:35-41. 2007
    ..To explore the feasibility of nurses prescribing blood components...
  45. ncbi Clinician/patient connections in ethnoculturally nonconcordant encounters with political-asylum seekers: a comparison of physicians and nurses
    Peter H Koehn
    University of Montana, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 16:298-311. 2005
    ..The results also suggest that culturally sensitive health care training offers specific advantages to nurses who attend to PAS...
  46. ncbi A research study to identify facilitators and barriers to outcome measure implementation
    Maria Dunckley
    Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Health, School of Health and Social Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 11:218-25. 2005
    ..To identify facilitators and barriers to implementing outcome measures...
  47. ncbi Post-Katrina provision of health care to veterans in a mobile clinic: providers' perspectives
    Corazon R Lafuente
    Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:383-91. 2007
    ..To describe the challenges faced by healthcare providers in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the United States...
  48. ncbi Hospice - the ideology and perspectives in Estonia
    R Kiik
    Department of Sociology and Social Policy, Chair of Social Policy, Tartu, Estonia
    Int Nurs Rev 53:136-42. 2006
    ..Death and dying tend to be taboo for much of humankind. Themes about death and life ending have not been popular in Estonia because of its cultural traditions and history...
  49. ncbi Inter-disciplinary focus groups on telephone medicine: a quality improvement initiative
    Heather E Whitson
    Geriatrics Division, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC 3003, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:407-11. 2006
    ..To identify opportunities for quality improvement in long-term care telephone medicine using a model of interdisciplinary focus groups...
  50. ncbi Clinical competencies--Caring for late-life depression in home care patients
    Ellen Brown
    Stein Gerontological Institute, 5200 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL 33137, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:10-4. 2006
  51. ncbi Managements' perception of community nurses' decision-making processes when referring older adults to an emergency department
    A Kihlgren
    Centre for Nursing Science, Orebro University Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 14:428-36. 2006
    ..Management could see nurses' exposed position, but had varying solutions. This might lead to different messages being given regarding what is important and might explain why the nurses reported that the managers did not understand them...
  52. ncbi Antipsychotic depot medication and attitudes of community psychiatric nurses
    M X Patel
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry and GKT School of Medicine, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 12:237-44. 2005
    ..Training/refresher courses about depots should highlight systematic treatment decision-making and side effect monitoring which, in turn, may improve professionals' attitudes, knowledge and clinical monitoring of depots...
  53. ncbi Access to hospice care: multi-professional specialist perspectives in South Africa
    Carla D L Ens
    Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Int J Palliat Nurs 14:169-74. 2008
    ..An interpretation of the themes led to the development of a model describing the ideal hospice referral system for South Africa...
  54. ncbi Hospice care and patients' pain: communication between patients, relatives, nurses and doctors
    M E Ashby
    Joseph Weld Hospice, Dorchester, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 7:58-67. 2001
    ..They are not only an ideal setting to provide evidence for practice, but also a learning environment for specialist understanding of symptom control and a resource base for other professionals...
  55. ncbi Survey of patient and clinician attitudes on adherence in a rural HIV clinic
    Carolyn J Savini
    HIV Wellness Clinic, Christiana Care Health System, Georgetown, Delaware, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 14:72-5. 2003
    ..The patient population noted side effects and complexity of schedule as most likely to affect adherence, illustrating the need for thorough discussion of new regimens and involvement of the patient in treatment decisions...
  56. pmc Appropriate use of personal protective equipment among healthcare workers in public sector hospitals and primary healthcare polyclinics during the SARS outbreak in Singapore
    S E Chia
    Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Occup Environ Med 62:473-7. 2005
    ..Singapore was affected by an outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) from 25 February to 31 May 2003, with 238 probable cases and 33 deaths...
  57. ncbi Perceptions of work in humanitarian assistance: interviews with returning Swedish health professionals
    Magdalena Bjerneld
    Centre for Public Health in Humanitarian Assistance, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Disaster Manag Response 2:101-8. 2004
    ..Further analysis of humanitarian assistance as a complex and dynamic system involving multiple 'actors' could lead to improved understanding and better performance...
  58. ncbi "But isn't it depressing?" The vitality of palliative care
    Judi Webster
    School of Nursing and Public Health, Edith Cowan University, Churchlands, Western Australia, Australia
    J Palliat Care 18:15-24. 2002
    ..In the current economic environment, where there is competition for health care funding, more widespread agreement about the meaning of palliative care is important if informed decisions are to be made about allocation of resources...
  59. ncbi Perception and use of guidelines and interprofessional dynamics: assessing their roles in guideline adherence in delivering medications in nursing homes
    Denys T Lau
    Buehler Center on Aging, Health and Society, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 16:135-45. 2007
  60. ncbi Pain management decision making among long-term care physicians and nurses
    Sharon Kaasalainen
    McMaster University, Canada
    West J Nurs Res 29:561-80; discussion 581-8. 2007
    ..These findings may facilitate the development of innovative approaches to pain management in LTC settings...
  61. ncbi Information priorities of Italian early-stage prostate cancer patients and of their health-care professionals
    Carlo Capirci
    Department of Radiation Oncology, International Cancer Center, Rovigo 45100, Italy
    Patient Educ Couns 56:174-81. 2005
    ..More importantly, there is considerable disagreement within each group. The results imply that the professionals cannot assume that their own information priorities are the same as those of their patients...
  62. ncbi Spiritual caring: end of life in a nursing home
    Theris A Touhy
    Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 31:27-35. 2005
  63. ncbi Complementary therapies: knowledge and attitudes of health professionals
    Julia Fearon
    Birmingham Children s Hospital NHS Trust
    Paediatr Nurs 15:31-5. 2003
    ..It was felt CAM offered greatest benefit to children with chronic illnesses but that its most important role lay in the psychological support it could provide for both children and parents...
  64. ncbi The benefits of a palliative care network: a case study in Quebec, Canada
    Diane Morin
    Faculty of Nursing Sciences, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Palliat Nurs 13:190-6. 2007
  65. ncbi From cure to palliation: agreement, timing, and decision making within the staff
    Ingrid Agren Bolmsjo
    Malmo University, School of Health and Society, Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:366-70. 2007
  66. doi Attitudes about prenatal HIV testing in Turkey
    Nermin Ersoy
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of History of Medicine and Medical Ethics, Kocaeli University, Umuttepe, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Nurs Ethics 15:222-33. 2008
    ..It is essential to establish national prenatal HIV testing policies in order to prevent unethical practices and ensure satisfaction for pregnant women and health care providers...
  67. ncbi Privacy and dual loyalties in occupational health practice
    Anne M Heikkinen
    University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Nurs Ethics 14:675-90. 2007
    ..If they maintain their professional independence and impartiality, health professionals are well placed to succeed in this challenging task; if not, there are bound to be severe violations of privacy...
  68. ncbi Assisting teens with asthma to take command
    Ann Charlotte Englund
    School of Health Sciences, Boras University College, Boras, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 20:193-201. 2006
  69. ncbi Attitudes of physicians, nurses and relatives towards end-of-life decisions concerning nursing home patients with dementia
    Mette L Rurup
    VU University Medical Center, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 61:372-80. 2006
  70. ncbi Terminal restlessness as perceived by hospice professionals
    Barbara Head
    University of Louisville, School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 22:277-82. 2005
    ..However, the study did not support the inclusion of impaired consciousness and withdrawal as comprised in the terminal restlessness scale...
  71. ncbi Symptoms suffered by life-limited children that cause anxiety to UK children's hospice staff
    Heather Louise McCluggage
    Foyle Health and Social Services Trust, Northern Ireland
    Int J Palliat Nurs 12:254-8. 2006
    ..Very little is published about the symptom profile of children with life-limiting illnesses other than cancer...
  72. ncbi Lactation counseling for mothers of very low birth weight infants: effect on maternal anxiety and infant intake of human milk
    Paula M Sisk
    Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e67-75. 2006
    ..Mothers are anxious about the health of their children, and medical staff may be reluctant to promote breastfeeding out of concern for increasing that anxiety...
  73. ncbi From cocaine to ropivacaine: the history of local anesthetic drugs
    Y A Ruetsch
    University of Zurich, Department of Anesthesiology, Orthopedic University Clinic Balgrist, Switzerland
    Curr Top Med Chem 1:175-82. 2001
    ..The toxic effects of cocaine were soon identified resulting in many deaths among both patients and addicted medical staff. Local anesthesia was in a profound crisis until the development of modern organic chemistry which led to the ..
  74. doi New disposition for pain therapy in Italy, center for headache should be integrated in the network
    Gian Franco Gensini
    Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni, 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S67-70. 2011
    ..In the prescription of opiates, the National Health Service medical staff can use the normal prescription form, and opiates will reimbursed by the NHS, like all other drugs...
  75. ncbi [Characteristic situation on prevention of nosocomial infection in the hospital for the severely multi-disabled--experiences in care and treatment of 4 kinds of viral hepatitis]
    Y Machida
    Kibou-no-Yiye Ryouiku Hospital for the Severely Motorially and Intellectually Disabled
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 71:1238-45. 1997
    ..The patient had neither history nor sign or symptom of immunodeficiency and had never been given drugs known as to be immunosuppressive as side effect...
  76. ncbi Nurses' knowledge and skill retention following cardiopulmonary resuscitation training: a review of the literature
    Rosemary Hamilton
    Newham University Hospital NHS Trust, Newham University Hospital, London, UK
    J Adv Nurs 51:288-97. 2005
  77. ncbi Determination of platinum in workroom air and in blood and urine from nursing staff attending patients receiving cisplatin chemotherapy
    O Nygren
    National Institute for Working Life, Chemical Department in Umeå, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 70:209-14. 1997
    ..The aim of this study was to employ this technique for assessment of occupational exposure by selective determination of platinum in workroom air and in blood and urine samples from medical staff nursing cancer patients.
  78. doi Counseling pregnant women who may deliver extremely premature infants: medical care guidelines, family choices, and neonatal outcomes
    Joseph W Kaempf
    Departments of Neonatology and Obstetrics, Providence St Vincent Medical Center, 9205 SW Barnes Rd, Portland, OR 97225, USA
    Pediatrics 123:1509-15. 2009
    ..The goal of this report is to describe our experience implementing consensus medical staff guidelines used for counseling pregnant women threatening extremely premature birth between 22 and 26 weeks' ..
  79. doi Cervical spine motion in manual versus Jackson table turning methods in a cadaveric global instability model
    Matthew J DiPaola
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:273-80. 2008
    ..A study of spine biomechanics in a cadaver model...
  80. ncbi The management of clinical laboratories in Europe: a FESCC survey. Forum of the European Societies of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine
    Wim de Kieviet
    Clinical Laboratory, Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:312-9. 2002
    ..In most countries the majority of the specialists in clinical chemistry are members of the medical staff of the hospitals and have a position equivalent to the position of specialists in other medical disciplines...
  81. doi Radiation in the workplace-a review of studies of the risks of occupational exposure to ionising radiation
    Richard Wakeford
    Dalton Nuclear Institute, The University of Manchester, Pariser Building G Floor, PO Box 88, Sackville Street, Manchester M60 1QD, UK
    J Radiol Prot 29:A61-79. 2009
    ..Workforces that have been the subject of epidemiological study include medical staff, aircrews, radium dial luminisers, underground hard-rock miners, Chernobyl clean-up workers, nuclear weapons ..
  82. ncbi [Euthanasia of patients in coma vigil. Results on German medical staff attitudes]
    G Böttger-Kessler
    St Marien Hospital Hamm, Lehrstuhl für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Private Universität Witte Herdecke, 59071 Hamm
    Nervenarzt 78:802-8. 2007
    ..It is impossible to justify the necessity of new laws about euthanasia based on the above results...
  83. ncbi [On the development of the infectology service in Novi Sad]
    Grozdana Canak
    Klinika za infektivne bolesti, Klinicki centar Vojvodine, Novi Sad
    Med Pregl 60:625-8. 2007
    ..Geographic position, climate, migrations, as well as the tradition and lack of medical staff and medications, affected the frequency and outcome of infections.
  84. ncbi Caring for Australia's most remote communities: obstetric services in the Indian Ocean Territories
    Sally M Roach
    Western Australian Centre Remote and Rural Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 7:699. 2007
    ..Women and their partners regularly question medical staff as to reasons for the current obstetric service and, in particular, why they have to leave the Islands to give ..
  85. pmc The Football Association medical research programme: an audit of injuries in academy youth football
    R J Price
    The Football Association, Lilleshall Hall National Sports Centre, Lilleshall, Near Newport, Shropshire TF10 9AT, UK
    Br J Sports Med 38:466-71. 2004
    ..To undertake a prospective epidemiological study of the injuries sustained in English youth academy football over two competitive seasons...
  86. ncbi A nosocomial outbreak of fluoroquinolone-resistant salmonella infection
    S J Olsen
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 344:1572-9. 2001
    ..We describe the first recognized outbreak of fluoroquinolone-resistant salmonella infections in the United States, which occurred in two nursing homes and one hospital in Oregon...
  87. ncbi Treatment refusal: analysis of 15 cases
    T L Huang
    Department of Psychiatry, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 23:218-23. 2000
    ..All cases were discussed once a week in detail by psychiatrists and the consulting medical staff, and were followed up from 1 to 4 weeks...
  88. pmc Editorial: Recommendations of the Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris, AP-HP (Paris Public Hospitals Group) France: The role of medical and non-medical staff in providing information to patients (from the report by Professor Paul Legmann)
    P Lasjaunias
    Service de Neuroradiologie Diagnostique et Therapeutique, Hopital de Bicetre, Université Paris Sud Le Kremlin Bicêtre France
    Interv Neuroradiol 6:269-76. 2000
  89. ncbi The prevalence of C807T mutation of glycoprotein Ia gene among young male survivors of myocardial infarction: a relation with coronary angiography results
    Krzysztof Lewandowski
    Department of Haematology, University of Medical Sciences, ul Szamarzewskiego 89, 60 569 Poznan, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 63:107-13; discussion114. 2005
    ..Moreover, platelet thrombus formation is significantly influenced by genetic variations of the GPIb alpha and GPIa receptors and is dependent on the blood flow rate...
  90. pmc Developing policies and procedures for a picture archiving and communication system
    B Gaytos
    Diagnostic Imaging Services, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston 77030, USA
    J Digit Imaging 14:44-7. 2001
    ..P&P are a mechanism for communicating standard operating procedures to hospital and medical staff. P&P serve as a reference document for unusual events, as well as routine procedures...
  91. pmc The Football Association Medical Research Programme: an audit of injuries in professional football-analysis of preseason injuries
    C Woods
    The Football Association, Medical and Exercise Science Department, Lilleshall National Sports Centre, Nr Newport, Shropshire TF10 9AT, UK
    Br J Sports Med 36:436-41; discussion 441. 2002
    ..To conduct a detailed analysis of preseason football injuries sustained in English professional football over two competitive seasons...
  92. ncbi Terminal delirium: families' experience
    Miki Namba
    Palliative Care Team, Seirei Mikatahara General Hospital, Shizuoka, Japan
    Palliat Med 21:587-94. 2007
    ..this study were thus to explore: (1) what the family members of terminally ill cancer patients with delirium actually experienced, (2) how they felt, (3) how they perceived delirium and (4) what support they desired from medical staff.
  93. ncbi KnowARC: enabling Grid networks for the biomedical research community
    Henning Muller
    Medical Informatics, University and Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland
    Stud Health Technol Inform 126:261-8. 2007
    ..The objective is to improve future care by providing the medical staff with methods for automated data processing, including textual and visual information analysis and retrieval ..
  94. ncbi Effective physician credentialing. Properly monitoring medical staffs can protect hospitals from liability
    S M Blaes
    CSJ Health System
    Health Prog 71:60-5. 1990
    ..liable in malpractice suits if they have hired incompetent physicians or allowed them to remain on the medical staff. Thus appropriate processes for physician credentialing are important...
  95. ncbi [Evolution of the prevalence of smoking among female physicians and nurses in the Autonomous Community of Madrid, Spain]
    M L Fernández Ruiz
    Fundación para la Investigación, Estudio y Desarrollo de la Salud Pública Madrid Spain
    Gac Sanit 17:5-10. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to identify tobacco consumption among female physicians and nurses in the Community of Madrid, as well as to determine their knowledge about smoking and whether smoke-free areas are available in health centers...
  96. ncbi Medical staff guidelines for periviability pregnancy counseling and medical treatment of extremely premature infants
    Joseph W Kaempf
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Providence St Vincent Medical Center, Portland, OR 97225, USA
    Pediatrics 117:22-9. 2006
    The goal of this report is to describe the collaborative formation of rational, practical, medical staff guidelines for the counseling and subsequent care of extremely early-gestation pregnancies and premature infants between 22 and 26 ..
  97. doi Predictive value of prior injury on career in professional American football is affected by player position
    Robert H Brophy
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Sports Med 37:768-75. 2009
    ..likely to be drafted for physical skills, review players' medical history and imaging studies, and perform a physical examination...
  98. pmc Length of stay in asylum centres and mental health in asylum seekers: a retrospective study from Denmark
    Peter Hallas
    Højdevangs Allé 9 st, 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 7:288. 2007
    The length of stay in asylum centres is generally mentioned as a possible health risk to asylum seekers. Medical staff working with asylum seekers has claimed that long lengths of stay in asylum centres might cause or aggravate mental ..
  99. ncbi [Radiation exposure of health personnel and patients in the heart catheterization laboratory in during vascular brachytherapy]
    K H Folkerts
    Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft des Saarlandes Labor für Kernstrahlungsmesstechnik und Strahlenschutz Goebenstr 40 66117 Saarbrücken, Germany
    Z Kardiol 91:493-502. 2002
    Interventional radiological measures can lead to high radiation exposures for medical staff. In order to determine the radiation exposure to staff and patients, the resulting radiation exposures were directly measured for 52 measures at ..
  100. pmc Attitudes towards and barriers to writing advance directives amongst cancer patients, healthy controls, and medical staff
    S Sahm
    Department of Gastroenterology Oncology, German Clinic of Diagnosis, Aukammallee 33, 65191 Wiesbaden, Germany
    J Med Ethics 31:437-40. 2005
    ..We investigated knowledge about and willingness to accept such a directive in cancer patients, healthy controls, physicians, and nursing staff in Germany...
  101. ncbi Effects of a course in neonatal resuscitation--evaluation of an educational intervention on the standard of neonatal resuscitation
    Jaideep Singh
    Neonatal Directorate, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough TS4 3BW, UK
    Resuscitation 68:385-9. 2006
    ..Midwifery and junior medical staff are often in the frontline of neonatal resuscitation...

Research Grants63

  1. MetaOx, Optical Monitor of Metabolic Rate of Oxygen Consumption
    BENIAMINO BARBIERI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our goal is to transform these cumbersome research systems into a more robust turnkey device that will enable medical staff to obtain clinically and relevant measurements at the bedside...
    ..of protecting against potential adverse health effects of these radiological procedures in both patients and medical staff. Under this grant NCRP and ICRU will prepare 16 reports that address key issues in the medical applications of ..
  3. HealthCall: Brief Intervention to Reduce Drug Use in HIV Primary Care
    Efrat Aharonovich; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We propose to study the efficacy of a technologically-enhanced brief intervention to reduce NIDU in HIV primary care patients that demands little from busy medical staff and is well-accepted by patients.
  4. Evidence-Based Ethics and Mental Health Research with Prisoners
    Mark E Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..groups, including researchers;IRB chairs, members, and prison representatives;and prison administrators, medical staff, and security personnel to result in enhanced application of ethics and regulatory safeguards to mental health ..
  5. Computer-delivered SBIRT for alcohol use in pregnancy: Planning a Stage II trial
    Steven J Ondersma; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..brief interventions, at low cost, without requiring substantial investments of time or energy from medical staff. However, several Stage I steps are necessary before moving to a Stage II clinical trial...
  6. Contractile Hydrogel Dressing for Primary Wound Closure
    Aristidis Veves; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..substantial billions in medical expenses, a means to rapidly close such acute and chronic wounds with minimal medical staff involvement would be a major new breakthrough, capable of sustaining extremely high impact in the field...
  7. Multiple Behavior SBIRT Model of Drug Abuse Among Emerging Adults in Primary Care
    Chudley E Werch; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..summary reports on perceived patient quality, utilization and effectiveness will be provided to medical staff on a regular basis to enhance sustainability of the proposed SBIRT model within participating primary care ..
  8. Low-Dose Tomosynthetic Interventional System For Quantitative Cardiac Imaging
    Michael A Speidel; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..year undeniably improve and save lives, these procedures entail a radiation burden on both the patient and the medical staff who perform them. Radiation risks include serious skin injury, cataracts, and cancer...
  9. Clinical outcomes of simulation training_Sedation Information Management System
    Cameron Ricks; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..also not standardized and each institution has the freedom to create its own training program based on medical staff policies and most hospitals require sedation providers (only) to undergo a written or web-based test on issues ..
  10. Tumor Immunology Training Program
    Julie Y Djeu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Trainees working side by side with clinical mentors and their medical staff in the hospital setting will gain the necessary skill to conduct research in the interface of basic science ..
    Paula Miller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Additionally, each site will be provided 750 pamphlets outlining procedure to use with medical staff requesting access to the Internet...
  12. Eunice Kennedy Shriver NICHD Cooperative Multicenter Neonatal Research Network
    Barbara J Stoll; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the RFA, our grant application reviews clinical and research facilities;obstetrical and neonatal cooperation;medical staff and support services;the varied population available for clinical research;maternal fetal medicine;perinatal ..
  13. Herpes B Virus: A National Resource Laboratory
    Julia K Hilliard; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This national resource center will continue to provide physicians and medical staff with state-of-the-art support not only to identify, but to monitor therapeutic intervention strategies in ..
  14. VUKA Family Program: Supporting Perinatally HIV-infected Youth in South Africa
    Mary McKernan McKay; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..VUKA is a cartoon-based intervention developed with intensive input from SA investigators, graphic artists, medical staff, adult caregivers and HIV+ adolescents...
  15. Going to Middle and Early High School Classes with Near-Peer Mentors
    DEBRA LYNN YOURICK; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..standardized test scores, take on internship opportunities, are provided recommendations from scientists and medical staff and ultimately are able to enter health professions that were previously unattainable...
    II WHITE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a career in transfusion medicine, an opportunity for further training as a junior member of The BloodCenter"s medical staff. Ultimately, trainees are expected to pursue academic careers in transfusion science or a closely related ..
  17. Digital Liberary Access-Rural Taylor County, Kentucky
    MICHELE DICKENS; Fiscal Year: 2004 examining usefulness and use of online medical resources at all three sites by user evaluations, surveys to medical staff, and by counting the number of users and articles downloaded...
    DEBORAH SKOLNIK; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Current equipment and software was purchased partially by the hospital, and partially by the medical staff. The purpose of the grant is to further upgrade the library computers through the purchase of an integrated ..
  19. A Virtual Reality Biofeedback Computer Game for Pediatric Pain Relief
    Lindsey L Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Technology can be used to develop interventions to train and coach the child instead of burdening parents or medical staff. Further, technology has the potential to deliver highly engaging distraction for children...
  20. Data Flow &Clinical Outcomes in a Perinatal Continuum of Care System
    Donald Levick; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Examine quantitatively improvements in health outcomes, staff perceptions of patient safety, and patient and medical staff satisfaction, as well as changes in the productivity of primary care and inpatient physicians...
  21. Colorectal Cancer Screening Barriers in American Indians/Alaska Natives
    CHRISTINE DALEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will address the following specific aims: (1) To identify what medical staff believe are the greatest needs and barriers to colorectal cancer screening for AI/AN; (2) To identify what AI/..
    BETTINA DURMASKIN; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..The second section considers the availability of medical staff, midlevel practitioners, and nursing staff in the baseline year and at the close of the study period, ..
  23. Development of Alphavirus Replicon Vaccine Against SARS
    Jonathan Smith; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A safe and effective vaccine that could be used to protect attending medical staff and eventually larger populations at risk would be a valuable adjunct to public health measures, and possibly ..
  24. Natural History and Pathogenesis of WNV in Viremic Dono*
    Michael Busch; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. blood supply. Medical staff at ARC and BSI will administerinterviews (developed in collaboration with CDC) to ascertain the rates of ..
  25. Transparency and Disclosure: A National Standard
    GAYE FORTNER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Other interested parties to be invited include all non-member hospitals and their key medical staff, health plan executives, and state officials who manage or purchase employee benefits...
    DEBBIE HOADLEY; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..2. Medical staff will receive training and ongoing support in on-line searches and document request. 3...
  27. Rural Hospital Electronic Library of Michigan (RHELM)
    Stephanie John; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..the availability of new resources and training, provide hands-on demonstrations and training sessions for medical staff and hospital employees, and conduct follow-up in the form of user satisfaction measurements.
  28. Improving Resuscitation Team Response to Inpatient Critical Events by Simulation
    Jose Pliego; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Because many of these hospitals do not have 24 hour, 7 day a week in-hospital medical staff coverage to respond to immediate crisis management events, training multidisciplinary RRT teams in team ..
    RICHARD MEYST; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The proposed device will isolate the umbilical cord from contaminants in the environment and will protect medical staff from exposure to sharp needles and blades...
  30. Discrimination, Use of Medical Services, Diabetes Management & American Indians
    Kelly Gonzales; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..or medical provider(s);and, (5) perceived treatment (as measured by perceived respectfulness) from non-medical staff. Health data will be collected from electronic records maintained at Indian health care facilities and will be ..
    GRAHAM ROWLES; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..participate in decisions affecting these residents, including family members, nursing staff, physicians, non-medical staff, administrators and others...
    John Carney; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..b>Medical staff at the three sites are functioning without readily available access to the medical literature...
  33. Expanding Internet Access: Technology Learning Center
    JEAN SLEPIAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Monadnock Community Hospital ("MCH") has 477 employees, 46 active members of the medical staff and serves approximately 34,200 people over an area of 352 square miles, with a population density of 97 ..
    LEONARD WINCHESTER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It can reduce the financial costs and physical demands on the medical staff associated with the revision of skin grafts and by determining the effectiveness of continued HBO treatment...
  35. Automatic Control Of Rotary Cardiovascular Assist Device
    Fernando Casas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These seminars in addition to the technical seminars offered daily by both the Medical Staff and Research Staff that will help Dr...
    SUSAN BOUMA; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The reception has been better for "automated librarian" products that make information available to the medical staff to help them make the decisions...
  37. Field Disinfection System
    William Bell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    b>Medical staff in governmental and private relief organizations provide essential medical services to populations devastated by conflict or catastrophe...
    Jay Fishman; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..and a fellowship in molecular biology at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) have prepared him for a medical staff position...
    Stephen Soumerai; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Informants will be drawn from 5 categories: HMO administrators and medical staff; hospital administrators and medical staff; staff of state Medicare and Medicaid; staff of medical indemnity ..
    Thomas Fahey; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Center medical staff with expertise in breast cancer detection, screening, education and treatment, and the Director of the Cancer ..
  41. Rural Hospital Electronic Library of Michigan (RHELM II)
    CHERYL PUTNAM; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will train the medical staff and employees to search online, and conduct follow up in the form of user satisfaction surveys...
    William Dugan; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..4) the enthusiastic support for CCOP from the cancer doctors, the medical staff, the hospital administrative staff, the Indiana State Board of Health, the National Medical Association, ..
  43. Career Development in Cancer Prevention Research at FCCC
    Paul Engstrom; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..rooms, a patient and family education room, and offices for Behavioral Science investigators and for medical staff involved in the High Risk clinic...
  44. Pediatric Advanced Illness Care Coordination
    CLARETTA DUPREE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..that 1) delivery of the PAICC intervention will be feasible for children and families facing advanced cancer, medical staff, and Care Coordinators; 2) the PAICC intervention will improve advanced care planning for children with ..
  45. Tri-State Community Health Center Internet Connection I*
    PAUL CAPCARA; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..area to the Internet in order to achieve the following aims: 1) To provide Internet access and training to medical staff at the health center so they can access current scientific and health-related information resources, health ..
  46. Applied Linguistics and Limited English Proficiency in the Medical Setting
    CAROLINE VICKERS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..institution, there are likely different means of communicating with LEP patients, whether through bilingual medical staff, bilingual family members, interpreters, or through interactionally accommodating to LEP patients...
    William Ladd; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..hardware, software and I 00 MG Bit wiring to grant Internet access to the hospital's seven nursing areas, medical staff library, ancillary departments and business offices. 2...
  48. The Purchase of a Combined PET CT Scanner
    Mark Mintun; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..imaging suite and then undergo PET and CT scanning while being monitored by the patient's own nursing and medical staff. 4...
  49. An Intervention to Reduce Futile End of Life Care in Elderly Surgical Patients
    Angela Shoher; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Improved communication about a patient's prognosis between the medical staff and the family members of elderly, critically ill patients may also decrease futile care and improve overall ..
  50. Northwest Health Services- Cainsville Expansion
    Susan Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Internet access will enable the medical staff to access the National Library of Medicine and many other informational and educational resources in the quest ..
  51. A Computer-based HIV Medication Adherence Intervention
    ROGER HOFMANN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Patients could routinely complete the program with minimal use of valuable and costly medical staff time...
    PAT RYLE; Fiscal Year: 1999 operationally link the facilities to one another and to expand access to external information resources for medical staff and health care personnel...
  53. Vascular Sealing Device
    KEVIN MARCHITTO; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..for closure after percutaneous coronary interventions, but it requires 4-12 hours of bed rest, significant medical staff time, and associated higher costs...
    Raymond Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Specific interventions are planned for medical staff, students and residents, health care workers, and community representatives...
    RODNEY COE; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..the School of Nursing, the School of Allied Health Professions, the School of Social Service, the VA Medical Center's GRECC, the University Hospitals, the voluntary medical staff and the Graduate Program in Health Services Research.
  56. In Situ Simulation to Detect and Prevent Near Misses during Critical Events
    William Riley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..on the perinatal units at two different hospitals - Fairview Southdale Hospital (a community hospital with a medical staff) and the University of Minnesota Hospital-Fairview (an academic hospital with a medical school teaching staff)...
  57. Automated Training for Pediatric Pain Management
    Lindsey Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, the patients' parents and the medical staff experience undue collateral distress...
  58. Apnea Detection System for NICU Monitoring
    ROBERTA ALLEN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..and logged history of SDB at a remote location (nursing station) and establish an alarm system to alert medical staff to sensor adjustment problems and to more severe SDB requiring review for treatment...
    GERARD FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The Corps provides officers to serve in the eight agencies of the Public Health Service, the U.S. Coast Guard medical staff, the Federal Bureau of Prisons, the EPA, and the Immigration and Naturalization Service, and other ..
    Margo Woods; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..b>Medical staff will be trained to motivate patients to a position of change, using a dietary assessment/intervention ..
  61. Teaching An Alcohol Intervention To Pediatric ER Staff
    Thomas Chun; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..these interventions be translated from the research setting into "real world" clinical settings? Can and will medical staff administer such interventions? Are these interventions effective when administered by such staff? An Emergency ..
  62. Managing Diabetes: Use of a Digital Intercom System
    STEPHEN FLAX; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..there is often a significant time lag between when a patient collects self-care information and when a medical staff is made aware of that information...
    Dean Farley; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..This model will then be used, among other purposes, to study the relationships between market structure and its long-run implications for the quantity and mix of physical assets held in the hospitals of an area...