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Ebola training course


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A very useful, free training course on Ebola that can be managed by a clinical team without the need of a formal teacher can be found on the open source website
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2019-06-17

EBOLA TOOLBOX


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This toolbox is constantly updated and all important guidelines on clinical treatment, isolation, infection control,safe burial, communication, loacl educational material and situation reports will be provided in English and French. Special country sections on the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda are available to find the relevant documents quickly.
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2019-06-17

Mesothelioma Network


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Helping bring hope, faith, and financial help when navigating through mesothelioma
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2019-04-22

Caring.com : Assisted-living guide for the elderly


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Looking for senior care can be stressful and confusing, and you may be unsure where to start. Whether you’re looking for a senior living community or help with in-home care, we’re here to help you understand your options, learn about financing and guide you through the process.
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2019-04-19

When There Is No Psychiatrist


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There is no health without mental health! Even though mental health and physical health go hand in hand, All can benefit from interventions which can be delivered by general health workers equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills and, where possible, supported by mental health specialists. Vikram Patel, Where There is No Psychiatrist (2nd ed.), Published by the Royal College of Psychiatrists, 2018
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2019-03-03

Assessing Competence in Medicine and Other Health Professions


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Acquire this new textbook, “Assessing Competence in Medicine and Other Health Professions” (2019; Taylor & Francis, CRC Press, New York, 468 pages); I recommend it to all health professions educators, students, researchers and clinicians. This is a comprehensive textbook on how to assess competence in medicine, medical education and healthcare professions. As well as an authoritative text on testing, assessment and evaluation, it is a very useful “how to” book. The author Claudio Violato, Professor and Assistant Dean of Assessment and Evaluation at the University of Minnesota Medical School, is a leading world authority with more than 30 years’ experience on the topic.
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2019-01-17

Relationship Between Adverse Childhood Experience Survey Items and Psychiatric Disorders


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This paper represents a pedagogical game changer when it comes to formulating psychiatric diagnoses and treatment intervention.
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2018-10-13

Redefining medical education: OSCE


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This book presents a conceptual paradigm shift in how clinicians are evaluated.
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2018-10-12

Creating a Wheelchair-Friendly Home: A Complete Guide


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A household can find themselves in need of a wheelchair-friendly home for a variety of reasons. Someone may experience a fall or a household member may become disabled due to an accident, injury or illness. Additionally, more and more households are simply planning for aging in place where inhabitants can eventually benefit from home modifications to prolong their time in their present homes. Even when wheelchair use may only be for a few months, there are some steps that can be taken to make a home easier to maneuver and enjoy. When wheelchair use will be long-term, it may be prudent to consider permanent, physical changes in a home that can make life easier for everyone.
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2018-08-13

Consumer Safety Guide


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We’re here to help you and your loved ones get the answers you need about consumer and medical products. We want to educate the public and ensure consumers are informed about defective medical products, dangerous drugs, and high-risk consumer products. Our goal is to be your go-to online resource. We provide accurate, relevant information in one place, so it’s easy and convenient for you to know what risks you face.
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2018-07-02

Another Ebola outbreak


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Disease outbreak news 10 May 2018 On 8 May 2018, WHO was notified by the Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo of two confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease occurring in Bikoro health zone, Equateur province.
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2018-05-12

A Need Assessment for Faculty Development in Baccalaureate Nursing Programs in Pakistan


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A needs assessment was undertaken for faculty development needs of nurse educators teaching in baccalaureate nursing education programs across Pakistan.
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2018-04-23

Cancer and mental disorder


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Temporal order of cancers and mental disorders in an adult population.
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2018-04-20

Ten principles for effective clinical teaching


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Claudio Violato is professor and assistant dean for Assessment and Evaluation at the University of Minnesota Medical School. He has published 10 books and more than 200 scientific and technical articles. His newest book, “Assessing Competence in Medicine and Allied Health Professions,” will be published this year by CRC Press, Taylor & Francis.
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2018-04-01

Designing and implementing a worldwide assessment and evaluation system


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The next webinar in the AMEE-GAME 2018 Webinar series will be presented by IGME graduate Dr. Miriam Uhlmann and Dr. Michael Cunningham - "Designing and implementing a worldwide assessment and evaluation system" on Thursday 12 April 2018 at 14:00 (2pm) BST/UK
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2018-04-01