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Rapid and innovative advances in participative Internet communications, referred to as "social media," offer opportunities for modifying health behavior. Social media let users choose to be either anonymous or identified. People of all demographics are adopting these technologies whether on their computers or through mobile devices, and they are(More)
The Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Act of 2000 (BCCPTA) allows states the option of extending Medicaid eligibility to women diagnosed with breast or cervical cancer through a large federal screening program that does not include resources for treatment. Using qualitative data from interviews with 22 key informants and other sources, we(More)
A 28 year old African student had acquired a mycetoma of his left foot after an injury in 1975. As the surgical and antimycotic therapy had no effect, he was brought to Düsseldorf for the amputation of his foot. Madurella mycetomi was isolated from the skin, pus and bone. Before the amputation was made a last attempt to treat him with the antimycotic agent(More)