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The establishment and validation of the mobile immunization team concept at a clinic level.
TLDR
The mobile immunization team concept was a success, achieving excellent overall immunization compliance and outstanding compliance with the flu immunization program over a 2-year period. Expand
Board certification in palliative care for U.S. physicians. Officers and Trustees of the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
A recent report from the Institute of Medicine highlights the deficiencies in the health care system’s current approach to end-of-life care and calls for the development of a professional specialtyExpand
Incorporating a Quality of Life and Well-Being Instrument as an Additional Outcome Measure of a Comprehensive Weight Management Program
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The Quality of Life Inventory (QOLI), a comprehensive measure of life and health satisfaction, was incorporated in addition to more traditional outcome measures for obesity intervention and indicated a clinically significant increase in satisfaction with health and quality of life as well as a decreased health risk. Expand
Tweeting@doctorwelby: Practical examples of social media in healthcare
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Examination of high yield opportunities for healthcare and healthcare-related companies to consider when evaluating the potential for social media within their integrated marketing communication plans shares a perspective for knowledge gathering, strategic decision-making and relationship development using social media sites, services and applications. Expand
Assessment of epidural blockade
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Sedation and pain relief with papaveretuln was only partially successful in this case, whereas subsequent sublingual glyceryl trinitrate spray abolished it completely, so severe acute angina remains an intriguing possibility. Expand