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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 inter¬ventions which can be delivered by general health workers equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills and, where possible, supported by men¬tal health specialists.
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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. It is written by a leading world authority with more than 30 years’ experience on the topic, Claudio Violato who is Professor and Assistant Dean of Assessment and Evaluation at the University of Minnesota Medical School. As well as an authoritative text on testing, assessment and evaluation, it is a very useful “how to” book.
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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

On Becoming Trauma-Informed: Role of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Survey...


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On Becoming Trauma-Informed: Role of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Survey in Tertiary Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services and the Association with Standard Measures of Impairment and Severity
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2018-01-18

2018 Leadership Award Competition - Deadline May 1, 2018


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The Center for Leadership (CFL) at Florida International University is pleased to sponsor the Alvah H. Chapman Jr. Outstanding Dissertation Award in partnership with the Network of Leadership Scholars (NLS). This award honors an individual whose dissertation makes an outstanding contribution to the field of leadership. The recipient of the award will receive a $3,000 cash prize, be honored at the Network of Leadership Scholars meeting at the Academy of Management Annual Conference, and be supported to deliver an invited presentation at the FIU Center for Leadership. To be considered for this award: The paper must be based on a doctoral dissertation successfully defended within the past two years (after January 1, 2016). The student must be first author and will be the recipient of the award.
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2018-01-04