Summary: The specialty related to the performance of techniques in clinical pathology such as those in hematology, microbiology, and other general clinical laboratory applications.
Publications232 found, 100 shown here
- [An investigation of medical circumstances of the long-term hospitalized severely mentally and physically handicapped children in Sapporo district]T Ujiie
Department of Child Psychiatry, Hokkaido Prefectural Sapporo, Remedial Center for Handicapped Children, Hokkaido
No To Hattatsu 25:543-7. 1993..severely mentally and physically handicapped children have severe brain dysfunction which needs high medical technology and professionals...
- [An ideal of future medical technologist and a relation with clinical laboratory physician]Mitsuharu Murase
Division of Medical Technology, Ehime University Hospital, Ehime pref 791 0295
Rinsho Byori 53:407-12. 2005..Therefore it is for medical technologists to contribute to medical treatment while taking cooperation to be a clinical laboratory physician...
- The practice of medical technologyStefan Timmermans
Department of Sociology, Brandeis University, MS 071 Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
Sociol Health Illn 25:97-114. 2003..We divide the literature into three theoretical perspectives: technological determinism views medical technology as a political force to shape social relationships, social essentialism emphasizes how medical technologies ..
- Changes in the use of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a model for diffusion of medical technologyAlois Gratwohl
Department of Medicine, University Hospital, University of Basel, Switzerland
Haematologica 95:637-43. 2010..Innovations in hematology spread rapidly. Factors affecting the speed of introduction, international diffusion, and durability of use of innovations are, however, poorly understood...
- Knowledge, attitudes and behaviour of students from a medicine faculty, dentistry faculty, and medical technology Vocational Training School toward HIV/AIDSOzge Turhan
Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine, Antalya, Turkey
Int J Occup Med Environ Health 23:153-60. 2010..examine the level of knowledge about HIV/AIDS among students from a medicine faculty, dentistry faculty, and medical technology vocational training school, to investigate attitudes and behaviour, and differences between first- and last-..
- Self-care among persons using advanced medical technology at homeAngelika Fex
Department of Nursing, Health and Culture, University West, Trollhattan, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 18:2809-17. 2009This study aimed to describe lived experiences of self-care among persons using advanced medical technology at home.
- The lifetime costs and benefits of medical technologyDavid M Cutler
Harvard University, Department of Economics, 1875 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
J Health Econ 26:1081-100. 2007..The results show that revascularization is associated with over 1 year of additional life expectancy, at a cost of about $40,000. Revascularization, or other treatments correlated with it, appears to be highly cost-effective...
- [Attitudes to the use of a decision support method when introducing new medical technology at the University Hospital of Copenhagen]Jørgen Folkersen
Ugeskr Laeger 168:2069-74. 2006....
- Distributed network, wireless and cloud computing enabled 3-D ultrasound; a new medical technology paradigmArie Meir
Center for Bioengineering in the Service of Humanity and Society, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
PLoS ONE 4:e7974. 2009..In this paper we introduce a new medical technology paradigm centered on wireless technology and cloud computing that was designed to overcome the problems of ..
- The challenge of "sperm ships": the need for the global regulation of medical technologyD Hunter
School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Ulster, Cromore Road, Coleraine, Co Londonderry BT521SA, UK
J Med Ethics 34:552-6. 2008..We discuss this challenge to the regulation of healthcare and suggest a few tentative solutions...
- The impact of economics on changing medical technology with reference to critical care medicine in the United StatesEric L Bloomfield
Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
Anesth Analg 96:418-25. 2003
- Clinical training stress and autonomic nervous function in female medical technology students: analysis of heart rate variability and 1/f fluctuationKen Saito
Department of Chronomedicine, Institute of Health Biosciences, University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima, Japan
J Med Invest 55:227-30. 2008..the level of stress induced by clinical training, ambulatory electrocardiograms from 12 healthy female medical technology students were recorded and the spectral components of heart rate variability (HRV) were analyzed as an index ..
- Appropriate medical technology for perinatal care in low-resource countriesJ Wyatt
Institute for Women s Health, University College London, London, UK
Ann Trop Paediatr 28:243-51. 2008..Unless the major financial, logistical and educational challenges are overcome to ensure that suitable medical devices are made widely available, improvements in global perinatal care will be severely constrained...
- 'At least we tried everything': about binary thinking, anticipated decision regret, and the imperative character of medical technologyTjeerd Tymstra
J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 28:131. 2007
- Racial differences in attitudes toward innovative medical technologyPeter W Groeneveld
Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Gen Intern Med 21:559-63. 2006..New medical technologies are used at different rates among whites and blacks. This variation may be partially explained by racial differences in patient innovativeness-the propensity of patients to adopt unfamiliar therapies...
- Medical technology in the intensive care unitDamon C Scales
Department of Critical Care, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Curr Opin Crit Care 10:238-45. 2004
- Prevalence of medical technology assistance among children in Massachusetts in 1987 and 1990J S Palfrey
Children s Hospital, Boston, MA
Public Health Rep 109:226-33. 1994..to determine the size, pattern of distribution, and trends in the population of children assisted by medical technology. The authors obtained an unduplicated count of all Massachusetts children from 3 months to 18 years of age ..
- Changing educational paradigms in transfusion medicine and cellular therapies: development of a professionElaine Osier Hathaway
Alaska Native Medical Center, Anchorage, AK, USA
Transfusion 45:172S-88S. 2005..It is hoped, successful implementation of changes in educational paradigms in transfusion medicine may lead to a renaissance within our workforce-generations working together, each sharing and learning from one another...
- Building the lab workforce of the futureChad Koele
Aerotek Scientific, LLC, Hanover, MD, USA
MLO Med Lab Obs 36:28-9. 2004
- [Education concerning pathological/cytological diagnosis at 4-year colleges]Toshio Fukuda
Course of Medical Laboratory Sciences, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi
Rinsho Byori 55:568-73. 2007..Many universities have established graduate courses combined with employment, and an increasing number of cytotechnologists have acquired specialized knowledge and perform research activities based on knowledge from their routine work...
- The doctorate in clinical laboratory science: CLS education beyond the baccalaureateElizabeth Kenimer Leibach
Department of Biomedical and Radiological Technologies, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 0500, USA
Clin Lab Sci 21:78-81. 2008
- [Proper recognition of the laboratory testing is keenly needed to keep the meaning for existence of both hospital in-house laboratories and commercial referral laboratories]Tomohiro Samori
Rinsho Byori . 2003
- [Progress of the Laboratory Consultation Office in Kyoto Prefectural University Hospital]Tohru Inaba
Department of Molecular Genetics and Laboratory Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto 602 8566
Rinsho Byori 54:1013-7. 2006..We believe that the laboratory consultation office contributes as a new medical service of our hospital to outpatients...
- Educating laboratory staff for the futureJoeline D Davidson
West Georgia Medical Center, LaGrange, Georgia, USA
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:374-9. 2002..This will be an important step toward addressing the staffing crisis in the laboratory...
- CLS competencies expected at entry-level and beyondSusan J Beck
Division of Clinical Laboratory Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7145, USA
Clin Lab Sci 15:220-8. 2002....
- [Education of medical technologists in North America]Hiroshi Kondo
Department of Clinical Laboratory Science, Osaka Prefectural College of Health Sciences, Habikino 583 8555
Rinsho Byori 51:480-4. 2003....
- Re: Clin Lab Sci 21(2) D D Beck. May 20, 2008. Progress of the DCLSMichael Yu
Clin Lab Sci 21:133. 2008
- Is a paradigm shift in US healthcare reimbursement inevitable?August M Watanabe
Guidant Corporation, Indianapolis, Ind, USA
Circulation 109:1456-9. 2004
- Clinical laboratory sciences curriculum redevelopment: an application of change theoriesLillian Mundt
Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
Clin Lab Sci 20:72-9. 2007..In addition, the authors demonstrate the need for creation of this entry-level program and provide a curriculum outline...
- Clinical laboratory science: A profession with honorsJoel D Hubbard
School of Allied Health, Department of Laboratory Science and Primary Care, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, 3601 Fourth Street, Lubbock, TX 79430, USA
Clin Lab Sci 19:139-43. 2006..A CLS honors program not only benefits the student but also the faculty involved and the program curriculum...
- The doctorate in clinical laboratory science: an executive summaryElizabeth Kenimer Leibach
Department of Biomedical and Radiological Technologies, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 0500, USA
Clin Lab Sci 21:134-7. 2008..The intent of the article is to support the marketing of these new practitioners and to provide the conceptual frame and links to data for proposals required to implement educational programs for them...
- Medical laboratory workforce trends and projections: what is past is prologueKory Ward-Cook
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:364-9. 2002..This article reviews major studies of staffing strategies and outlines strategies of the American Hospital Association to ease the current shortage crisis...
- Part III: tradition in transition. Can technology bridge the personnel gap?Carren Bersch
MLO Med Lab Obs 39:4, 6. 2007
- President Susanne Garay discusses the changing complexion of Remel. Interview by Dottie DunhamSusanne Garay
Remel Inc, USA
MLO Med Lab Obs 36:24-5. 2004
- [Mandatory postgraduate medical training in Japan--present state of Nihon University as a private medical school]Kazunari Kumasaka
Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nihon University School of Medicine, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 8610
Rinsho Byori 51:362-6. 2003....
- [Compliance with the core curriculum of laboratory medicine (private school)]Yasushi Takagi
Department of Clinical Pathology, Showa University School of Medicine, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142 8666
Rinsho Byori 51:352-6. 2003..The GIO of the clinical practice at 5th grade was for the post-graduate clinical training. This revision is expected to improve education and result in better doctors...
- [The correspondence between the clinical laboratory medicine and the core curriculum of national universities]Isao Kitajima
Department of Laboratory Medicine, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Toyama 930 0194
Rinsho Byori 51:357-61. 2003..To this basic curriculum addition of an elective curriculum will be required, providing individual or unique training programs based on student needs and the educational principles of each university...
- [The need for a postgraduate training curriculum in anatomic pathology/clinical pathology in Japan--a personal experience]Toshiaki Fukatsu
Department of Clinical Laboratory, Nagoya Ekisaikai Hospital, Nagoya 454 8502
Rinsho Byori 50:339-42. 2002..It took me about 20 years to become a fully qualified pathologist. I think that a systematic curriculum for postgraduate training in anatomic pathology/clinical pathology should be indispensable to pathologists...
- [The proposed educational reforms of the undergraduate medical school curriculum and the postgraduate clinical training system]Junko Ono
Department of Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka 814 0180
Rinsho Byori 51:349-51. 2003..At first, the progress of these reforms is summarized in order for the participants to obtain a better understanding of the undergoing reforms...
- [Undergraduate education of laboratory medicine in Hirosaki University School of Medicine]Masaru Shoji
Department of Laboratory Medicine, Hirosaki University School of Medicine, Hirosaki 036 8562
Rinsho Byori 51:1118-23. 2003..Although we need supply of directors manpower, we hope that all of the students can acquire quality of the generally permissive six year of medical school and prepare postgraduate educational programs through our education courses...
- Inventing our future: training the next generation of surgeon innovatorsThomas M Krummel
Stanford University, Stanford, California Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Stanford, CA 94305 5784, USA
Semin Pediatr Surg 15:309-18. 2006..Multi-disciplinary teams (surgeons, engineers, business grads) are assembled to educate a generation of translators, who can bridge the gap between scientific and technologic advances and the needs of the physician and the patient...
- Tech.Sight. Robotic laboratory automationJames Boyd
Department of Pathology at the University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
Science 295:517-8. 2002
- [Educational program of clinical laboratory medicine to develop the ability to use proper laboratory examinations in medical practice]Keiko Nakai
Department of Laboratory Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka 020 8505
Rinsho Byori 51:1132-7. 2003..We need further trials to achieve the goal, i.e. education to develop the ability to use proper laboratory examinations in medical practice, as a good clinical doctor...
- [Education of clinical laboratory medicine in the premedical course of Fukushima Medical University]Hiroshi Yoshida
Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima 960 1247
Rinsho Byori 51:1150-3. 2003....
- [New medical education of laboratory medicine at Tohoku University]Tadao Funato
Division of Molecular Diagnostics, Tohoku University, School of Medicine, Sendai 980 8574
Rinsho Byori 51:1144-9. 2003..The objects of our course are to encourage and promote the highest standards of training and post-graduate education of physicians and scientists at our university...
- The role of the medical laboratory directorRichard C Friedberg
Department of Pathology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Baystate Health, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA 01199, USA
Clin Lab Med 27:719-31, v. 2007..At the same time, the Medical Director must be able to measure and demonstrate the value of his/her contribution in today's competitive environment...
- Talking with Randy Daniel. Interview by Celia StevensRandy Daniel
Dade Behring North America Customer Management, USA
MLO Med Lab Obs 35:22-3. 2003
- The role, duties and responsibilities of technologists in the clinical laboratoryJohn Wood
Department of Chemical Pathology, Southampton University Hospitals, NHS Trust, Tremona Rd, SO16 6YD, Southampton, UK
Clin Chim Acta 319:127-32. 2002..This has changed the role of the technologist, encouraging them to broaden their knowledge and take on new skills and responsibility...
- [Consulting work cited in the hospital laboratory annual progress report of the laboratory information and consulting work and its role in Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University Hospital]Keiji Yamaguchi
Department of Clinical Laboratory, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University Hospital, Toyama 930 0194
Rinsho Byori 53:609-16. 2005..We want to compile and share database of laboratory information. Then we can contribute to the area medical care...
- Duties and responsibilities of laboratory scientistsEleftherios P Diamandis
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Clin Chim Acta 319:111-5. 2002..The new developments in science and technology suggest that we are yet to realize the best times of this exciting profession...
- Technology, geriatric practice, and the future of psychiatryMyron L Pulier
Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
J Psychiatr Pract 13:269-72. 2007
- Dick Aderman says Roche's partners expand horizons. Interview by Dana CooperDick Aderman
Roche Diagnostics, North America, USA
MLO Med Lab Obs 36:28-9. 2004
- Harvesting the bounty of researchCharles R Meyer
Minn Med 86:2. 2003
- Job loss, human capital job feature, and work condition job feature as distinct job insecurity constructsGary Blau
Human Resource Administration Department, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
J Allied Health 33:31-41. 2004..Using correlation and path analysis, different significant relationships of antecedent variables and subsequent organizational withdrawal cognitions to these three types of job insecurity were found...
- Career development strategies. The learning department, Part IRonald B Pickett
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 17:361-3. 2003
- Where the heroes are: testing in a war zoneJames Branch
MLO Med Lab Obs 40:30, 32-4, 36. 2008
- Personnel standards and quality assurance practices of biochemical genetic testing laboratories in the United StatesMargaret M McGovern
Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:71-6. 2003..However, a study designed to determine clinical laboratory practices with regard to biochemical genetic testing has not been carried out...
- Growing your own: a long-term solution to your staffing needsValerie Polansky
Medical Laboratory Technology Program, St Petersburg College, St Petersburg, Florida, USA
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 17:178-81. 2003
- Correlates of fundamental skills versus complex skills for medical technologistsGary Blau
HRA Department, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
J Allied Health 32:3-9. 2003..Complex skills time acquisition had a stronger positive relationship to complex skills than the relationship of fundamental skills time acquisition to fundamental skills...
- Tecan's Jan Timmers' view of tomorrow's trends and training. Interview by Carren BerschJan Timmers
MLO Med Lab Obs 35:32-3. 2003
- The value of the laboratory professional in the continuum of careRodney W Forsman
Mayo Collaborative Services, Inc, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:370-3. 2002..Fostering the growth of community laboratory insourcing compounds these benefits and provides an environment for the creation of job enrichment opportunities...
- Where the heroes are: a tribute to military MLTsCarren Bersch
MLO Med Lab Obs 35:22-5. 2003
- Promoting success: educational interventions for students with special needsEileen M Patton
Medical Technology Program, University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 17:273-80. 2003
- The lab shortage crisis: a practical approachRoger Beckering
Histotechnology Program, Argosy University Twin Cities, Bloomington, MN, USA
MLO Med Lab Obs 35:48-50. 2003
- What to do when your lab is sold and how to hire MTs and MLTs when there is a tech shortageChristopher S Frings
MLO Med Lab Obs 34:22, 24, 28-9. 2002
- Mentorship: a successful tool for recruitment, recognition, and advancementJudy Bernice
Health Diagnostics, Melrose, Massachusetts, USA
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:386-90. 2002..has become increasingly difficult as decreased numbers of qualified medical technologists graduate from medical technology programs...
- Where are we going? Health-care professionals and the staffing crisisLinda J Masin
Ancillary Services, Deaconess Billings Clinic, Billings, Montana, USA
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 17:293-6. 2003
- On mentoringLinda D Lemery
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:63-9. 2002..Mentors, protégés, and organizations benefit. As the average working laboratorian population ages toward retirement, organizations may wish to develop mentoring programs to help retain unwritten operations knowledge in the workplace...
- Practice levels and educational needs for clinical laboratory personnelSusan J Beck
Division of Clinical Laboratory Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7145, USA
Clin Lab Sci 21:68-77. 2008
- Virtue has its own reward, but no box officeCarren Bersch
MLO Med Lab Obs 35:22-3. 2003
- Ditto to four letter-writersShirley Saltarelli
MLO Med Lab Obs 40:8, 10. 2008
- State licensure update: giving voice to the value and visionKathy Hansen
Clin Lab Sci 18:194-5. 2005
- Winners of the MLO 2002 Laboratory Contest. Heroes behind the scenesTana Sembiante
MLO Med Lab Obs 34:16. 2002
- [Education and research in the division of biomedical and engineering technology]Tadao Funato
Department of Laboratory Science, School of Health Science, Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto
Rinsho Byori 55:579-83. 2007..Health care relates to bolstering human health from a broad global perspective that encompasses the aspects of environment, health and welfare, and disease prevention...
- [Guidelines: some considerations on one of the cultural instruments on which the switch in the National Health System can be based]R Lionetto
Servizio di Epidemiologia Clinica e Sperimentazioni Controllate, E.O. Ospedali Galliera, Genova
Ital Heart J Suppl 1:617-31. 2000..a market far from ideal today) meet: the patient, the doctor, the manager, and the industry involved in medical technology. Guidelines should be disseminated and implemented: simply having evidence available does not necessarily ..
- The review process used by US health care plans to evaluate new medical technology for coverageC A Steiner
Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Gen Intern Med 11:294-302. 1996..How a health plan evaluates a new medical technology for coverage varies with identifiable plan characteristics.
- Antifungal resistance in yeast vaginitisE Dun
School of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Yale J Biol Med 72:281-5. 1999..Second, medical technology has increased the life span of seriously immune compromised individuals, yet these individuals are ..
- Taking charge: death control as an emergent women's issueB J Logue
Center for Policy Research and Planning, Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning, Jackson 39211 6453
Women Health 17:97-121. 1991Advances in medical technology in recent decades have produced an array of life-sustaining technologies which can delay the moment of death for almost everyone, making the timing and circumstances of death more a matter of deliberate ..
- [Quality of life of children with chronic neurological diseases: introductory remarks]K Nihei
Department of Neurology, National Children's Hospital, Tokyo
No To Hattatsu 28:199-201. 1996Recent advances in medical technology, such as an assisted ventilation, have made a big impact on pediatrics. With such a progress, many children with intractable diseases have survived intact...
- Frequently asked questions at the Quality Control Centre Switzerland (CSCQ)Peter Hagemann
Quality Control Centre Switzerland, Chene Bourg
Clin Lab 51:653-6. 2005..Well formulated single questions or remarks from different sources, together with the institutionalized practice of process evaluation, can lead to specific measures...
- Adoption of new surgical technologyCharles B Wilson
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
BMJ 332:112-4. 2006
- Appropriate technology to prevent maternal mortality: current research requirementsVivien Davis Tsu
PATH, Seattle, WA, USA
BJOG 112:1213-8. 2005..Appropriate collaborations of investigators and other stakeholders and adequate financial resources are urgently needed to move the research agenda forward...
- [Participation of the clinical laboratory in the nutrition support team]Nobuhiro Otsu
Department of Clinical Laboratory, Yamagata University Hospital, Yamagata 990 9585
Rinsho Byori 54:67-72. 2006....
- [Current state and problem of collecting blood--from medical technologists standpoint]Hitoshi Asayama
Department of Clinical Laboratory, Kishiwada City Hospital, Kishiwada 596 0822
Rinsho Byori 53:920-2. 2005..Here I would like to describe current issues of collecting blood from the point of view of medical technologists...
- Painting the history of cardiologyDavid Lomas
School of Arts, Histories, Cultures, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL
BMJ 331:1533-5. 2005
- [Integrative medicine in health science education]Hiroto Koike
Division of Natural Medicine, Aoyama Institute of Women s and Natural Medicine, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Minato ku, Tokyo 107 0061
Rinsho Byori 54:292-4. 2006..We hope that Clinical Laboratory Science Education will develop further in the future...
- IT empowered anaesthesiologistAnil Karlekar
Ann Card Anaesth 10:13-8. 2007
- Switzerland: the pragmatics of businessGilberto Bestetti
Med Device Technol 19:58, 60-1. 2008Switzerland has a population of seven million and approximately 600 medical technology companies are located there. This equates to one company per 12 thousand people and arguably the highest density in the world...
- A survey of quality indicator use in the clinical laboratoryLesley Jane Preston
US Public Health Service Indian Health Service, Hopi Health Care Center, Keams Canyon, AZ, USA
Clin Lab Sci 21:25-32. 2008....
- A change of heartJeanne Mettner
Minn Med 91:24-9. 2008
- Communicating a clinical problem to the engineers: towards a common methodologyR Olszewski
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Saint Luc University Clinics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 37:269-74. 2008....
- Economic evaluation of innovative technologies in health care should include a short-run perspectiveEddy M M Adang
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and HTA, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, HP138, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Eur J Health Econ 9:381-4. 2008..This paper addresses the potential paradox between long-run and short-run efficiency in health care and explores possibilities to overcome hurdles to implementation due to that paradox...
- New technologies to evaluate esophageal functionKarthik Ravi
Mayo Clinic, Department of Internal Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Expert Rev Med Devices 4:829-37. 2007....
- Who needs cause-of-death data?Peter Byass
Umeå International Schoolof Public Health, Umea, Sweden
PLoS Med 4:e333. 2007
- A profile of technology-assisted children and young people in north west EnglandSusan Kirk
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester
Paediatr Nurs 20:18-20. 2008To obtain a profile of children and young people in north west England who needed the ongoing support of medical technology.
- A "Queen of Hearts" trial of organ markets: why Scheper-Hughes's objections to markets in human organs failJ S Taylor
Department of Philosophy, The College of New Jersey, 2000 Pennington Road, PO Box 7718, Ewing, NJ 08628 0718, USA
J Med Ethics 33:201-4. 2007..In this paper, the author will expose and correct these mischaracterisations and, in so doing, show that her objections to markets in human organs are unfounded...
- Assessing the wellbeing of cytoscreeners: experience in two NHS cytology laboratoriesR Dowie
Health Economics Research Group, Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK
Cytopathology 17:366-73. 2006..Cytoscreeners and biomedical scientists undertake routine microscopy of slides, but the scientists usually have a wider professional role. Attitudinal surveys were carried out in laboratories where LBC was partially introduced...
- Much cheaper, almost as good: decrementally cost-effective medical innovationAaron L Nelson
Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Ann Intern Med 151:662-7. 2009..001 to 0.021 quality-adjusted life-years (approximately 8 hours to 1 week). These findings demonstrate the rarity of decrementally cost-effective innovations in the medical literature...
- Hidden specialtiesThomas Hayden
US News World Rep 137:51-2, 54, 56 passim. 2004
- An improved draft guidance to process validationM E Donawa
Donawa and Associates Ltd, Rome, Italy
Med Device Technol 10:10-2. 1999..This article discusses the contents and usefulness of the latest draft process validation guidance document...
- The impact of the Austrian hospital financing reform on hospital productivity: empirical evidence on efficiency and technology changes using a non-parametric input-based Malmquist approachM Sommersguter-Reichmann
Institute of Industrial Management, University of Graz, Austria
Health Care Manag Sci 3:309-21. 2000..The results illustrated a considerably positive shift in technology between 1996 and 1998, whereas the intended enhancement in technical efficiency has not yet taken place...
- Novel On-line Education in Protection of Human SubjectsBarry Coller; Fiscal Year: 2003..Questionnaires for researchers and data queries of the educational system will be designed to conduct research describing the impact of the training program on trainees and investigators. ..
- High Throughput Screen for Novel Inhibitors of Platelet Integrin alphaIIb-beta3Barry Coller; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Imaging Tracking Device for Cancer InterventionsKirby Vosburgh; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Matrix remodeling in the lung during HIV infectionLYNN SCHNAPP; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Promoting Self-Care with Telehomecare: Impact on OutcomeKathryn Bowles; Fiscal Year: 2008..Findings will help guide optimal use of telehomecare in promoting self-care in the growing population of chronically ill elders whose conditions are characterized by high morbidity, complex therapies and poor quality and cost outcomes. ..
- Biologic Mechanisms:Tooth Movement & Craniofacial AdaptaJames Mah; Fiscal Year: 2005..The audience of approximately 300 will be comprised of basic scientists (40%), clinicians (35%), and students (25%). A proceedings book will be published 8-10 months after the conference and distributed world-wide. ..
- Contractures: Molecular Remodeling of MTJ and MuscleEric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2005..All profiles with the MTJ expression signatures will be released to the public via our existing Oracle Web database. The MTJs will be isolated by laser capture microscopy well established in the laboratory. ..
- FIELD CENTER - GENETICS OF HYPERTENSIONRichard Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2004..The resulting synthesis of ideas and amassed data permits rigorous hypothesis testing not otherwise possible and will hasten understanding of the previously elusive genetic variation responsible for disease risk. ..
- Impact of Poor Health & AIDS on Small Businesses in SAMark Pauly; Fiscal Year: 2003..They will be useful for predicting the effect of changes in health on economic activity in this sector, and for allocating resources for disease prevention and treatment. ..
- KALLIKREINS AS DIAGNOSTIC MARKERS OF OVARIAN CARCINOMAEleftherios Diamandis; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Prevention/diagnosis/fungal infections/transplantationBarbara Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2005..This approach will shorten the time from development to clinical implementation in therapeutic trials and guidelines. ..
- Integrated Standardized Express. Analytical ToolsEric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Improving Hypertension Treatment in AfricaRichard Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2003..Whether our project yields a "positive" or "negative" result in relation to the main goal of identifying an effective clinical method, the outcome will have far-reaching implications for health care policy in that region. ..
- A FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS HEART & LUNG DEVELOP. PROGRAMEric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Human Kallikrein 4 (hK4): A New Prostatic Biomarker?Eleftherios Diamandis; Fiscal Year: 2003..If successful, our research will contribute to the development of new prostatic biomarkers and possibly, to better diagnosis which may lead to better clinical outcomes and reduced healthcare costs. ..
- Functional SNPs Associated with Human Muscle Size and StrengthEric P Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2010..In addition, the understanding of genetic variation also will impact our knowledge of basic biochemical pathways dictating muscle structure and function. ..
- MOLECULAR GENETICS OF RETT SYNDROMEEric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2001..Detailed physical mapping to define physical rearrangements in Xq28 will serve as a basis for testing candidate expressed sequence tags (ESTs) from within the critical region and for eventual gene and protein characterization. ..
- HYPERTENSION IN POPULATIONS OF WEST AFRICAN ORIGINRichard Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2008..The African diaspora creates a unique opportunity for these[unreadable] cross-cultural studies.[unreadable]..
- Managing Chronic Illness: Telemonitoring vs TelephoneKathryn Bowles; Fiscal Year: 2005..Findings regarding health outcomes and advantages and disadvantages of the two interventions will guide the design of a larger clinical trial to compare telemonitoring to telephone disease management. ..
- External Costs of ObesityJay Bhattacharya; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Steering Flexible Needles in Soft TissueALLISON MARIKO OKAMURA; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- NEUROTOXICITY OF METHYLMERCURY ACROSS THE LIFESPANM Newland; Fiscal Year: 2005..Items 2-4 will be conducted as adults and 3-4 to 30 months of age. At death Hg and either Se or FA profiles will be determined, depending on the cohort. ..
- MOLECULAR GENETIC STUDIES OF RECURRENT PREGNANCY LOSSEric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2002..This proposal represents a synergistic collaboration between a laboratory well versed in molecular analysis of inherited traits, and clinicians and epidemiologists with considerable expertise in women's health issues. ..
- A New Biomarker for Ovarian Cancer DetectionEleftherios Diamandis; Fiscal Year: 2003..In this grant proposal, we describe further studies, which will examine in greater detail, the ability of a test for the amount of this protein in blood to correctly diagnose the presence of ovarian cancer. ..
- Proteomics-based approach to ARDSLYNN SCHNAPP; Fiscal Year: 2004..4. Compare protein profiles from ARDS survivors vs. ARDS non-survivors. These results will be used to develop prediction models for the outcome of lung injury. ..
- Functional SNP's Assoc with Human Muscle Size & StrengthEric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2004..The increase in understanding of normal human variation in muscle structure and function will have implications for both health (sports performance) and disease (sarcopenia during aging, atrophy during space flight). ..
- Fetal Wound Repair- Cellular and Molecular MechanismsThomas Krummel; Fiscal Year: 2005..We are uniquely qualified to complete this proposal due to our long history of fetal wound healing research and our successful use of the cellular and molecular techniques described herein. ..
- Force and Measurement Device - Phase IIRory Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2003..g. playgrounds, parks, etc.). ..
- NURSE-MANAGED BP TELEMONITORING WITH AFRICAN AMERICANSNancy Artinian; Fiscal Year: 2004..Analysis will include a general mixed linear model approach to repeated measures MANOVA and structural equation growth curve modeling. ..
- Systematic Reviews in Urologic DiseasesTimothy Wilt; Fiscal Year: 2008..This will provide rapid dissemination, enhances implementation, and identifies new areas requiring additional research. ..
- MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF RENAL FIBROSISERIC NEILSON; Fiscal Year: 2007..This understanding may be key to learning how we can further manipulate their participation in renal fibrosis. ..
- Biomechanical Modeling for Steerable NeedlesAllison Okamura; Fiscal Year: 2005..A particular challenge is the development of new modeling techniques that simultaneously handle needle and tissue deformation. ..
- Patient-Reported Barriers to Colorectal Cancer ScreeningSteven Woolf; Fiscal Year: 2006..Provider and patient focus groups will inform final interpretation of the barriers survey results. The study will provide essential data for prioritizing strategies to improve CRC screening rates. ..
- Nanostenting Hydrogels for Sinus SurgeryRICHARD ORLANDI; Fiscal Year: 2004..The results of these Phase I studies will determine the feasibility and the optimal chemical properties of a nanostenting HA gel for human trials. ..
- Haptic Feedback for Robot-Assisted Surgical SystemsAllison Okamura; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- The significance of racial segregation for CV diseaseMary Vaughan Sarrazin; Fiscal Year: 2007..The knowledge gained from this study about the significance of segregation as a determinant of racial disparity will be essential for designing effective strategies for eliminating disparities. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- THE ROLE OF WALL STRESS DISTRIBUTION IN ABDOMINAL AORTICMark Fillinger; Fiscal Year: 2001..The results from this study will provide critical insight into the role of wall stresses during AAA disease progression and rupture, and may give clinicians a noninvasive tool to more ..
- Advanced 3D Control Techniques for Powered WheelchairsRory Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2006..This pilot study will provide the means to conduct a large-scale trial designed to implement robust controllers in electric powered wheelchairs and test the effect on safety, mobility, and community participation. ..
- Impact of Certificate of Need on the Use of Revascularization for AMIMary Vaughan Sarrazin; Fiscal Year: 2006..g., revascularization, mortality) and Cox regression with stratification for time-to-event outcomes (e.g., time to readmission). [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- After-hours communication support for hospice family caregivers and patientsKaren Courtney; Fiscal Year: 2009..We will explore if using a videophone for after-hours phone calls between hospice nurses and family caregivers leads to better caregiver and patient management of pain and higher levels of quality of life for both. ..