The Promise and Risk of Academic Medicine
- Providing academic institution-level services with personalized care. // Ocular Surgery News;3/10/2012, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p19
The article presents the Bacom Palmer Eye Institute that has access to the latest technology and research in the field for premium patient care. It cites steps undertaken by Bascom Palmer to improve patients' overall experience which includes communicating with patients and families and...
- General Internal Medicine Units in Academic Medical Centers: Their Emergence and Functions. Friedman, Robert H.; Pozen, Janet T.; Rosencrans, A. Lynn; Eisenberg, John M.; Gertman, Paul M. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Feb82, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p233
Presents a study which determined the scope of the activities of general internal medicine units in academic medical centers. Methodology; Results; Discussion.
- The Effective Teaching Method of Pharmacology for the Students in the Faculty of Health and Nutrition in Tabriz University of Medical Sciences. Eteraf-Oskouei, Tahereh; Najafi, Moslem // Research & Development in Medical Education;2013, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p7
Introduction: Pharmacology is one of the specific courses of the medical sciences students. Multiplicity of drugs and a lot of similarities in their characteristics make the learning of this lesson difficult and no common methods of teaching have been able to fix this problem so far. This study...
- Concept of 'benefit to patients' offers a unique set of challenges. Romeo, Anthony A. // Orthopedics Today;Jun2014, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p3
The article discusses several challenges associated with the concept of benefit to patients in the field of orthopedics.
- A Retrospective Analysis of Patients who Visited the Emergency Department and Left by Their Own Choice in a University Hospital. Serinken, Mustafa; Türkcüer, İbrahim; Özen, Mert; Uyanık, Emrah; Eliçabuk, Hayri; Karslı, Emre // Journal of Academic Emergency Medicine / Akademik Acil Tip Olgu ;Sep2013, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p126
Objective: In this study, we aimed to identify the properties of patients who visited the emergency department and left of their own accord. Material and Methods: Patients who visited the emergency department and left by their own choice for any reason were evaluated retrospectively. Results: In...
- Role of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Cardiovascular Diseases. Qidwai, Waris; Peng Nam Yeoh; Inem, Victor; Nanji, Kashmira; Ashfaq, Tabinda // Evidence-based Complementary & Alternative Medicine (eCAM);2013, Vol. 2013, p1
No abstract available.
- Problems managed by Australian general practice trainees: results from the ReCEnT (Registrar Clinical Encounters in Training) study. Morgan, Simon; Henderson, Kim; Tapley, Amanda; Scott, John; Thomson, Allison; Spike, Neil; McArthur, Lawrie; van Driel, Mieke; Magin, Parker // Education for Primary Care;Apr2014, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p140
Background Previous studies have found that general practitioner (GP) trainees (registrars) see a different spectrum of clinical problems compared to trainers, including less chronic disease and more acute minor illness. Our aim was to describe the case mix of first-term Australian GP trainees....
- Knowledge of Limited Health Literacy at an Academic Health Center. Jukkala, Angela; Deupree, Joy P.; Graham, Shannon // Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing;Jul2009, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p298
Background: Health care providers' awareness and knowledge of the impact that limited health literacy has on the health care system and the individual patient was measured. In addition, the usefulness of the Limited Literacy Impact Measure (LLIM) was examined. Methods: Two hundred forty...
- Alan Marshall Miller, MD, PhD: a conversation with the editor. Marshall Miller, Alan; Roberts, William Clifford // Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings;Apr2015, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p237
The article presents an interview with oncologist Alan Miller. When asked about his childhood, he says though he lived in Mason-Dixon Line he considers himself a New Yorker as he was born there. He further mentions about being elected as president in college, working as a researcher at Waldemar...