English Conference: Medical Writing
John Smieska, a Physician Assistant, explains the structure and importance of the SOAP note and SBAR formats, for medical communication and record keeping.
Marshall Fisher on 'The New Science of Retailing'
In today's economy, retailers are hard pressed to increase revenues. Among the biggest challenges they face is matching supply with demand. In The New Science of Retailing: How Analytics Are Transforming the Supply Chain and Improving Performance, Wharton professor Marshall Fisher and co-author Ananth Raman argue that retailers have the data they need to manage supply chains more efficiently and increase sales and profits. Knowledge@Wharton spoke with Fisher about what types of data are most imp
Cofilin severs the ties between cytokinetic nodes
Cytokinetic nodes are precursor structures that assemble into the actomyosin contractile ring that separates daughter cells in cytokinesis. Chen and Pollard describe how the actin-severing protein cofilin promotes the rapid formation of a complete contractile ring by limiting the actin-based connections between individual nodes. This biosights episode presents the paper by Chen and Pollard from the October 31, 2011, issue of The Journal of Cell Biology, and includes an interview with authors Qia
Logarithm Rule - Problem 2
This video is a continuation of the logarithm rule and works through another example where this rule is used to find the derivative of the natural logarithm of a function. The logarithm rule is a special case of the chain rule. (2:13)
Greek referendum unlikely to happen: Athens business leader
Nov. 1 - The referendum on the Greek bailout is likely not to happen because the government will lose its majority and is likely to fall, says Costas Michalos, chairman of Athens Chamber of Commerce.
Is the world any closer to closing the gender gap?
Despite improvement in the health and education spheres, women still fall behind in economic sectors around the world. Listen to what World Economic Forum Senior Director Saadia Zahidi tells Reuters Michelle Nichols about the 2011 Global Gender Gap report.
2011 Fites Center Dedication
The Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center
Teaching: • Start in bridge position with forearms on physioball Coaching: • Keeping a straight line from your head to your toes roll the physioball away from your body • Keep back flat and core tight • Return to start position and repeat Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Hips are flexed • Head is not neutral
PB Bridge Rotations
Teaching: • Start with forearms on physioball and legs straight Coaching: • Keeping a straight line from your head to heels rotate the physioball in small circles to each side • Keep back flat and core tight Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Hips are flexed or extended • Head is not neutral
Giant spider has New Yorker's in its web
Nov. 7 - Louise Bourgeois' 21 foot tall 'Spider' sculpture is installed on a New York City sidewalk, before it goes on sale at Christie's auction house. Tara Cleary reports.
John F. Kennedy Inauguration
President John F. Kennedy is sworn in on January 23, 1961 along with Vice President Johnson.Included is Kennedy's inaugural address, parade and celebrations. (6min)
Jeff Beck wins Living Legend
Nov. 10 - Jeff Beck wins Living Legend Award and performs with Joss Stone and Chrissie Hynde. Mirja Mey reports.
And the Next President Is……
Who will be our next President? A lot depends on what happens to our ailing economy between now and election day. But, presidential historian Thomas Schwartz says another factor will depend on which candidate has the clearest vision for success. View 2012 election expertise information for Thomas Schwartz >> Visit election VU to find allkeep reading »
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Teaching: • Start in quadruped position with hands under shoulders and knees under hips • Keep toes dorsiflexed and head neutral Coaching: • Keep back flat and core tight • Lift opposite arm and opposite leg without letting core move • Engage glute of lifted leg Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Flexion or extension of lumbar spine • Head is not neutral
Teaching: • Start in prone position on forearms • Keep hips off ground head neutral toes dorsiflexed and core tight • Spread your feet out Coaching: • Without moving hips reach one arm out 45 degrees • Alternate arms • Keep back flat and core tight Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Hips rotate • Head is not neutral
Dr. Jonathan Graff-Radford from the Neurology Department at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing as an Online First article and in the print issue of the November 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on radiologic findings of Central Pontine Myelinolysis Syndrome and their correlation to clinical outcomes. Available at: http://mayoclinicproceedings.com/content/early/recent
Science writer Marc Kaufman appears at the 2011 National Book Festival. Speaker Biography: Are we alone in the universe? In "First Contact: Scientific Breakthroughs in the Hunt for Life Beyond Earth" (Simon & Schuster), Washington Post science writer Marc Kaufman suggests that, as never before, we now have the knowledge and technology to answer that question, and will likely find life beyond Earth in the next generation. He traveled the world to learn firsthand about the innovative and extensiv
George Soros explains to Reuters' Chrystia Freeland how German Chancellor Angela Merkel's actions in 2008 could lead to the disintegration of the European Union. Consequently, a disorderly default of European sovereignties may lead to a global financial meltdown worse than 2008. He explains his analysis here.
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Quadruped Opposites (Bird Dogs)
Bridge w/ Arm Reach
Clinical and Radiologic Correlations of Central Pontine Myelinolysis Syndrome
Marc Kaufman: 2011 National Book Festival
Soros: Angela Merkel was the creator of the European crisis