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- A profile of the online dissemination of national influenza surveillance data. Cheng, Calvin K. Y.; Lau, Eric H. Y.; Ip, Dennis K. M.; Yeung, Alfred S. Y.; Lai Ming Ho; Cowling, Benjamin J. // BMC Public Health;2009, Vol. 9, p339
Background: Influenza surveillance systems provide important and timely information to health service providers on trends in the circulation of influenza virus and other upper respiratory tract infections. Online dissemination of surveillance data is useful for risk communication to health care...
- Opinion: Ballot box. // GP: General Practitioner;11/5/2010, p20
In this article, the author discusses the findings of a survey involving general practitioners (GPs), conducted on GPs views on government's planning to introduce patient budgets in Great Britain.
- Correction: Improving the Quality of Web Surveys: the Checklist for Reporting Results of Internet E-Surveys (CHERRIES). Eysenbach, Gunther // Journal of Medical Internet Research;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p35
A correction to the article "Improving the Quality of Web Surveys: the Checklist for Reporting Results of Internet E-Surveys (CHERRIES)," in the 2004 issue of "Journal of Medical Internet Research" is presented.
- Obesity epidemic started in the '90s. // Active Living;Sep2011, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p4
The article reports on the result of the study which revealed that the introduction of Internet and video games in the 1990's has launched the obesity epidemic in North America.
- RE: Consumer-based technology for distribution of surgical videos for objective evaluation. Hashimoto, Daniel; Gomez, Ernest; Williams, Noel; Aggarwal, Rajesh // Surgical Endoscopy;May2013, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p1847
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Consumer-based technology for distribution of surgical videos for objective evaluation" by R. Gonzalez and colleagues in the 2012 issue.
- More Than One-Third of US Individuals Use the Internet to Self-diagnose. Kuehn, Bridget M. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;2/27/2013, Vol. 309 Issue 8, p756
The article offers information on a online survey Health Online 2013 conducted by the Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project that studied the online health behavior of Americans. It describes that more than one-third of the U.S. individuals uses the Internet to self-diagnosis....
- Two questions better than nine. Cameron, Amanda // New Zealand Doctor;10/7/2009, p6
The article discusses a study that compared two Patient Health Questionnaire, PHQ2 and PHQ9, which screened depression among 2,795 patients. Results of the survey revealed that PHQ2 had better validity at the standard cut points than the PHQ9 which had 9 questions and where validity was assessed...
- Capsule Commentary on Marc et al., Reliability and Validity of the Haitian Creole PHQ-9. Kroenke, Kurt // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Dec2014, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p1691
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Reliability and validity of the Haitian Creole PHQ-9" by Linda G. Marc, Whitney R. Henderson, Astrid Desrosiers, Marcia A. Testa, Samuel E. Jean and Eniko Edit Akom published in the same issue.
- Medtronic CoreValve(r) Multi-Center Study Shows Rapid and Sustained Health- Related Quality-of-Life Improvements. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;5/17/2011, p466
The article offers information on the results of the 18-French multicenter prospective study regarding the health-related quality-of-life (HRQoL) benefits Medtronic CoreValveÂ® system from Medtronic Inc. It states that 126 patients were implanted with the system from nine Canadian and European...