The relationship of adverse childhood experiences to a history of premature death of family members
- Modern Natural Gas Development and Harm to Health: The Need for Proactive Public Health Policies. Finkel, Madelon L.; Hays, Jake; Law, Adam // ISRN Public Health;2013, p1
High-volume horizontal hydraulic fracturing of shale formations has the potential to make natural gas a significant, economical energy source, but the potential for harm to human health is often dismissed by proponents of this method. While adverse health outcomes of medical conditions with long...
- Paraguay's New Immunization Information System. Torres, Carlos; Montesano, Raúl; González, Eder; Centurión, Elcida // Immunization Newsletter;Dec2012, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p6
The article informs that the national Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) is responsible for vaccinating all eligible people in Paraguay. It is informed that the EPI is also responsible for the surveillance of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases (VPDs) and Adverse Events Following Immunization...
- Mandatory reporting for never events jumps. // Healthcare Risk Management;Dec2011, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p138
The article reports the rise in mandatory adverse event reporting at state level while discussing the implications of such laws on the reimbursement and other areas for healthcare providers.
- A negative experience for most. Stewart, Kevin; Harrison, Reema; Lawton, Rebecca // BMJ: British Medical Journal;11/16/2013, Vol. 347 Issue 7933, p23
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "NHS Regulator Plans to Make It Easier for Doctors to Raise Concerns and Break Mafia Code of Silence," by A. O'Dowd in the October 23, 2013 issue.
- ADVERSE EVENT REPORTING IN MINNESOTA. // Minnesota Medicine;Aug2014, Vol. 97 Issue 8, p7
The article discusses the reporting of adverse event to the Minnesota Department of Health, required by Minnesota law, and presents charts on adverse events by category in 2013 and root causes by category in 2014, based on Minnesota Department of Health data.
- Adverse Childhood Experiences Reported by Adults- Five States, 2009. Bynum, L.; Griffin, T.; Ridings, D. L.; Wynkoop, K. S.; Anda, R. F.; Edwards, V. J.; Strine, T. W.; Liu, Y.; McKnight-Eily, L. R.; Croft, J. B. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;2/16/2011, Vol. 305 Issue 7, p666
The article discusses the prevalence of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) in several U.S. states in 2009. ACEs, which include verbal, physical or sexual abuse, have been associated with a range of adverse health outcomes in adulthood. Based on the analysis conducted by the Centers for Disease...
- EMPACT syndrome: limited evidence despite a high-risk cohort. Bishop, Andrew; Chang, Maria; Lacouture, Mario; Barker, Christopher // Journal of Neuro-Oncology;Aug2014, Vol. 119 Issue 1, p129
Serious dermatologic adverse events such as erythema multiforme (EM) and Stevens-Johnson syndrome/toxic epidermal necrolysis (SJS/TEN) have been reported in patients receiving antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) and cranial radiotherapy (RT). Given the frequency of AED-associated rashes and the...
- Cutaneous abnormalities in patients with end stage renal failure on chronic hemodialysis. A study of 458 patients. Masmoudi, Abderrahmen; Darouiche, Mounira Hajjaji; Ben Salah, Haifa; Ben Hmida, Mohamed; Turki, Hamida // Journal of Dermatological Case Reports;2014, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p86
Background: Cutaneous manifestations occurring in patients with end stage renal failure on hemodialysis are polymorphic and diverse. Objective: The aim of our study was to assess the prevalence and characteristics of different cutaneous manifestations in patients on hemodialysis. Patients and...
- Left behind: intergenerational transmission of human capital in the midst of HIV/AIDS. Akbulut-Yuksel, Mevlude; Turan, Belgi // Journal of Population Economics;Oct2013, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p1523
This paper provides evidence on how adverse health conditions affect the transfer of human capital from one generation to the next. We explore the differential exposure to HIV/AIDS epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa as a substantial health shock to both household and community environment. We...