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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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The Acceptability of Online Consent in a Self-Test Serosurvey of Responders to the 2014–2016 West African Ebola Outbreak

Catherine R McGowan, Catherine F Houlihan, Patricia Kingori and Judith R Glynn.

in Public Health Ethics

July 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 5640 words.

Abstract

Online participation in research is used increasingly to recruit geographically dispersed populations. Obtaining online consent is convenient, yet we...

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Does Aging Impair the Capacity to Use Stored Visuospatial Information or Online Visual Control to Guide Reach-to-Grasp Reactions Evoked by Unpredictable Balance Perturbation?

Kenneth C. Cheng, Sandra M. McKay, Emily C. King and Brian E. Maki.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

November 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 5594 words.

Background.

Rapid reach-to-grasp reactions are a prevalent response to sudden loss of balance and play an important role in preventing falls. A previous...

Applying Technology to Medication Management and Adherence

Leah L. Zullig, Ryan J. Shaw and Hayden B. Bosworth.

in Behavioral Health Care and Technology

November 2014; p ublished online March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Public Health. 8886 words.

Medication non-adherence is one of the most significant and costly public health challenges today. Medication adherence requires a complex interplay between patients, providers, and...

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Using patient narratives as source material for creative writing

Paula McDonald.

in Illness Narratives in Practice: Potentials and Challenges of Using Narratives in Health-related Contexts

October 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health; Medical Ethics. 4836 words.

Patient and carer involvement in medical education has been shown to lead to improved outcomes. There is a vast amount of online narrative material describing the lived experience of...

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Parenting skills and promotion of mental health over the lifespan

Stephen Scott.

in Oxford Textbook of Public Mental Health

September 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Public Health. 11992 words.

Improving parenting skills can improve a range of mental health outcomes in infancy, childhood, and adolescence, and can improve both physical and mental health in adulthood. High-quality,...

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Innovations in the area of social media

Annisa Lee and Stephan Stiller.

in Oxford Textbook of Public Mental Health

September 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Public Health. 8676 words.

An estimated 2.62 billion people use social networking sites worldwide. Only recently have studies been carried out to explore the impact of social media in terms of creating new conditions...

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Changes in authenticity

Erez C. Miller and Amos Fleischmann.

in Illness Narratives in Practice: Potentials and Challenges of Using Narratives in Health-related Contexts

October 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health; Medical Ethics. 5118 words.

The use of medications for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has been strongly debated because medications may alter the individual’s sense of authenticity. This chapter...

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Information systems in support of public health in high-income countries

Paul Fu, Jeff Luck and Denis J. Protti.

in Oxford Textbook of Public Health

September 2009; p ublished online March 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Public Health. 13878 words.

The field of public health has greatly benefited from the effective application of the principles of information science and information management, and the effective implementation of...

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Mayo Clinic Preventive Medicine and Public Health Board Review

Prathibha Varkey, MD, MPH, MHPE.

May 2010; p ublished online June 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Public Health; Epidemiology. 328 pages.

This online resource provides a concise review of preventive medicine and public health topics that are relevant to any practitioner in preventive medicine, occupational medicine, internal...

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Cardiac Rehabilitation in Very Old Patients: Data From the Italian Survey on Cardiac Rehabilitation-2008 (ISYDE-2008)—Official Report of the Italian Association for Cardiovascular Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Epidemiology

Francesco Giallauria, Carlo Vigorito, Roberto Tramarin, Francesco Fattirolli, Marco Ambrosetti, Stefania De Feo, Raffaele Griffo and Carmine Riccio.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

December 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 5880 words.

Background.

Using data from the Italian SurveY on carDiac rEhabilitation-2008 (ISYDE-2008), this study provides insight into the level of implementation of...

OSH Day Case Surgery

Edited by Ian Smith, Douglas McWhinnie and Ian Jackson.

P ublished online January 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Surgery; Peri-operative Care; Anaesthetics; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Paediatric Surgery; Breast Surgery; Otolaryngology (ENT); Gynaecology; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Urology; Vascular Surgery; Nursing Skills; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Public Health; Patient Education and Information; Professional Development in Medicine. 448 pages.

This online guide provides the practising day surgery professional with a modern overview of current practice to act as both a reference and a practical guide to everyday challenges.

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