Developing an RN Dysphagia Screening Program for Stroke Patients
- Battle of the clubs. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);03/22/97, Vol. 314 Issue 7084, p867
Presents an excerpt of an excerpt from an 1897 issue of the `British Medical Journal' on a deadlock on the issue of the Trowbridge Medical Institute on account of the medical staff objecting to a rule that a female in marriage should not be re-examined by the surgeon. Unfairness of the rule.
- Number needed to screen: Development of a statistic for disease screening. Rembold, Christopher M. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);08/01/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7154, p307
Presents a study which focused on disease screening. Definition of number needed to screen; Reason for the need of disease screening; Method used to conduct the study; Results of the study.
- 'Better Than Fair Health' Offered by Edgewood Fair. // Grand Saline Sun (TX);3/15/2012, Vol. 115 Issue 11, p4A
The article offers information on the Better Than Fair Health program which is offered by Edgewood Fair for seniors to offer free medical screening.
- Health, Wellness, and Safety 2007. // Twin Cities News (Munday, TX);10/11/2007, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p6
The article presents information on the annual health and diagnostics fair called Health, Wellness and Safety 2007 which will be held by Knox County Hospital District in Texas on October 13, 2007.
- Nazarene Church to host Life Line Screenings. // Lakelander (Whitney, TX);2/27/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p8
The article reports on the preventive mobile health screenings Life Line Screening to be sponsored by First Church of the Nazarene on March 18, 2008 in Whitney, Texas.
- Health Dept. receives additional exam funding. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;4/18/94 - 4/25/94, Vol. 5 Issue 52, p2
Reports on Orange County Breast Health Partnership's acquisition of additional funding for its clinical examination. Program benefits; Criteria for availing of program; Breast cancer frequency.
- Is any lab panel routine? Chicoye, Lorena S. // Patient Care;4/15/1998, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p9
Editorial. Discusses whether ordering an all-encompassing lab panel is a routine part of a patient's workup. What information can be gathered from a lab panel routine; Information on the use of screening tests; Why lab panels should never be viewed as a screening device.
- Orange Regional Medical Center offers free oral, head and neck cancer screenings. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;4/4/2011, Vol. 23 Issue 13, p16
The article reports that the Orange Regional Medical Center is giving free oral, neck, and head cancer screenings at The Community Health Education Center in Middletown in Hudson River Valley, New Jersey and New York on April 14, 2011.
- Testing the tests. Laudan, Larry // Consumers' Research Magazine;Jul96, Vol. 79 Issue 7, p36
Discusses several risks pose by medical tests to patients. Sources of errors; `False positives'; Advice for patients who are tested positive for some rare disorder.
- Do screenings pass the screen test? // People's Medical Society Newsletter;Oct94, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p4
Focuses on medical screening tests for diseases. Emphasis on prevention and early detection; Effectiveness of mammograms in reducing mortality rates in women under 50 years of age; Incidence of human errors in screening procedures; Benefits and costs of screening.