INFO2009 Poster/Resource Collection
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Interactive library workbook for nurses
Interactive library workbook for nurses - Victoria Fenerty Keywords:library
2.7 Treatments for obesity
The incidence of obesity is on the increase in affluent societies, and the phenomenon commands increasing attention from health professionals, legislators and the media. This unit looks at the science behind obesity, examining the dietary, physiological and genetic aspects of the topic.
Reflections on the Current H1N1 Flu
John M. Barry brings unsettling news from the frontlines of H1N1 research: this novel influenza virus is very hard to pin down. In spite of international scientific scrutiny, H1N1 continues to baffle and elude, worrying health officials defending against the pandemic, and challenging some ideas about influenza in general. Says Barry, â€
Sleep in the Global 24/7 Society
Professor Foster gives a talk on some of the causes and consequences of sleep disruption and explores how our increasingly sleep deprived society is have unanticipated consequences for out physical and mental health
Medtronic Lecture 2009
The 2009 Medtronic Lecture in Biomedical Engineering was presented by Professor Roger G. Mark, MD, PhD entitled: "Integrating Data, Models, and Reasoning in Critical Care". The 2009 Medtronic Lecture in Biomedical Engineering was presented by Professor Roger G. Mark, MD, PhD entitled: "Integrating Data, Models, and Reasoning in Critical Care". Professor Mark is Distinguished Professor of Health Sciences and Technology, and Professor of Electrical Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technol
Pharmaceutical Companies, Government and Society
This lecture will explore, from a historical perspective, the relationship between an emerging pharmaceutical industry, the establishment of drug regulatory authorities, and - most recently - the development of health technology assessment.
Technological innovations: Perspectives on medical innovation in Less Industrialised Countries
Technological innovations can bring health benefits to many people in Less Industrialised Countries. How do you find the right organisations to partner with? The Medical Innovation lecture series has been conceptualized to bring together students, researchers, academics, practitioners and managers to debate the cross-cutting issue of innovation in the healthcare sector. The lectures explore the challenges of innovation within complex healthcare organisations and provided nuts-and-bolts advice fo
Input prices soar in China
China's PMI hits 7-month high as factories ramped up production in November, but input prices post biggest gain, showing inflationary pressures.
Medical Innovation 2010: Parallel Session 4
Change and Innovation: What are the obstacles to change in complex health organisations in the UK?
Medical Innovation 2010: Opening Remarks and Keynote Address
Opening remarks for the Medical Innovation 2010 Conference and a Keynote Address given by Prof Baron Peter Piot, The Institute for Global Health, Imperial College London, 'Harnessing Innovation to Meet the Challenges of a Changing Global Health Landscape'
A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 5
Contains thematic accounts of the parliamentary and governmental history of the county, and of developments in medicine and public health.
The medical history of British India
'The medical history of British India' is a website giving access to a number of reports and maps held by the National Library of Scotland detailing the advancements in public health made during the period of British rule of India. The fifty reports available on the site show the efforts of the colonial state to meet the demands placed upon it by endemic and epidemic diseases. The documents are presented as jpeg images and are also available as pdf downloads. The quality of these images is impr
Oil and gas UK There is a glossary of technical terms. A database of companies is provided. Press releases and photos are available. There is a free quarterly newsletter which can be downloaded in pdf format. A searchable database of publications is provided as well as a listing of events.
This site includes a knowledge centre with information on the operation of offshore gas and oil platforms as well as about environmental and health and safety issues.
There is a glossary of technical terms. A database of companies is provided. Press releases and photos are available. There is a free quarterly newsletter which can be downloaded in pdf format. A searchable database of publications is provided as well as a listing of events.
Exploiting existing data for health research
Organised by Scottish Health Informatics Programme , to be held at University of St Andrews St Andrews United Kingdom from 2009-09-17 to 2009-09-19
A healthy exchange
The impact of the new Obama Health Reform Bill will be felt beyond America as it places a magnifying glass on cross-national challenges such as healthcare innovation, healthcare spending, transparency of processes and greater accountability says Dr Jim Rice, a US academic and Senior Fellow of the Centre for Health Leadership and Enterprise at Cambridge Judge Business School.
Health Social care
Health Social care Could you please recommend some literature for someone training to teach health and social care in a secondary school?
Ofsted subject conference report: PSHE (2005)
This is a very brief summary of the proceedings of an Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted) conference in November 2005 involving 20 Personal, Social and Health Education (PSHE) coordinators from primary and secondary schools which had been inspected the previous year.
Clinical Laboratory Science in the College of Health Sciences at Marquette University
This informational and promotional video was created by Marquette students for the Clinical Laboratory Science department in the College of Health Sciences at Marquette University.
1.3.1 What it means
Learning online is one of the great advantages of information technology. This unit will help you establish a safe and comfortable working environment to ensure that your study time at the computer screen does not impact on your health. It also looks at the basic skills for online study, such as file management and installing software.