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The public has access to a preeminent listing of lawyers in a 2 set volume (martindale) recognized by the profession. Dental equivalent in florida?

The public has access to a preeminent listing of lawyers in a 2 set volume (martindale) recognized by the profession. Dental equivalent in florida?

Doesn't exist: The florida dental association or local dental society can provide a list of dentists for you. For dentists who have gone above and beyond in their learning, check the academy of general dentistry. However, just because your dentist is not listed, does not mean he or she is not amazing...Not everyone chooses the same path to clinical excellence. Ask friends and neighbors who is good as well. ...Read more

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What are some ongoing debates in the field of premarital counselling?

What are some ongoing debates in the field of premarital counselling?

There are endless : debates about whether people should have premarital counseling. Whether they should live together or not, have sex before marriage or not, etc. Is there something specific you are curious about? People with problematic relationships who enter marriage, generally find themselves seeking marital therapy and being surprised the issue was there all along. Take someone as is, dont try to change them, ...Read more

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Are there any free psychiatric services in the east end of montreal in english?

Are there any free psychiatric services in the east end of montreal in english?

Wrong place to ask: You would be best served looking in government section of the phone book in your area or calling health services. It's a long shot that one of the professionals on this site is going to know the answer. ...Read more

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What is the relevance of psychology in health records?

What is the relevance of psychology in health records?

Holistic health: From a general perspective, inclusion of psychological health factors in a health record are valuable for monitoring and treating the "whole" person. There is a great deal of research that demonstrates psychological factors (I.e., mental status, memory and neurocognition, general mental health, beliefs and thought patterns, ability to cope and resilience, etc.) affect health outcomes. ...Read more

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Are plastic surgeons from around the world required to register with the american board of medical special?

Are plastic surgeons from around the world required to register with the american board of medical special?

No: No that is really an option for most plastic surgeons. However most hospitals do require their plastic surgeons to show proof of board certification (but not all). Many surgicenters may not have this requirement. Office surgical suites may have no requirements. ...Read more

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In the united states, are there any good examples of bringing patients via telehealth for medical assessments?

Yes: I work in telehealth part-time and there are several good but early & primitive capabilities out there. Video calls allow the physician and patient to discuss symptoms, history, visual physical findings, and plans. There is a lot more research being done and new devices being developed for more robust care but the services are advancing quickly. Contact me if you would like any referrals. ...Read more

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Is completion of medical school one of the pre-requisites to becoming a fellow in the american academy of pediatrics?

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Is completion of medical school one of the pre-requisites to becoming a fellow in the american academy of pediatrics?

Yes: A person must successfully complete medical school in order to become a physician. After 3 or more years of additional training in pediatrics, he or she can apply for membership to the aap. ...Read more

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What are the best and the most affordable plastic surgeons in the medical travel field?

What are the best and the most affordable plastic surgeons in the medical travel field?

Even the best....: Yes it is true that even the "best" plastic surgeons have complications. However, they are usually around to manage and treat them. If you have complications and your surgeon is thousands of miles away, it may be very difficult to get treatment. ...Read more

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What are some influential medical societies regarding the care of patients?

I think now, in 2012: ...Specialty boards that certify doctors as being competent in their specialty have the most influence. ...Read more

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Is there a land-grab ("partnering") of the community hospitals by academic medical centers in your neck of the woods? It's bad here in sf bay area.

Is there a land-grab ("partnering") of the community hospitals by academic medical centers in your neck of the woods?  It's bad here in sf bay area.

Not here: My smaller community is distant from any academic medical center and the process is not as active. I did see the process destroy the private medical community in galveston after i left. A lot of "partnering" is pushed locally by the two local hospitals within their selected referral destinations. Nurseries and wards have hot lines to the referral hospitals. ...Read more

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What would be the licensure requirement for mental health counseling in the state of california?

What would be the licensure requirement for mental health counseling in the state of california?

See web site below: For information about this, you can check http://www.Bbs.Ca.Gov/ this site is specifically about "counselors" like social workers, clinical counselors, etc. You can also check licensure for phd psychologists, and licensure for md's and do's who are psychiatrists. ...Read more

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What's the job description of a medical esthetican? (salary, environment, years in college..)

What's the job description of a medical esthetican? (salary, environment, years in college..)

Esthetician: Medical esthetician salary vs non-medical salary medical estheticians are licensed skin care specialists that treat the skin to approve the appearance and health of the skin. According to U.S. Bureau of labor statistics, the average medical esthetician’s annual salary is $32, 040. The highest paid medical esthetician makes an average annual salary of $52, 340. ...Read more

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What are the etiology of eyes injuries in dental offices?

What are the etiology of eyes injuries in dental offices?

UFO's: Ubiquitous flying objects- eye injuries in the dental office happen when adequate eye protection is not worn. Anything from pieces of restorations thrown by the spinning drill to injuries caused by curing lights damaging the retina are possible. Eye protection is necessary in the lab as many shards of materials commonly utilized are flying through the air, too! ...Read more

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Why is effective use of medical terminology essential to the performance of job duties in health professions?

Why is effective use of medical terminology essential to the performance of job duties in health professions?

Communication: Just like any other industry or job, you have to be able to communicate accurately and effectively with others. Medicine is no different. ...Read more

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What is the consensus in the medical community about the validity and/or wisdom of the "DNAFit" genetic analyses?

What is the consensus in the medical community about the validity and/or wisdom of the "DNAFit" genetic analyses?

No consensus : This testing is too new for there to be any medical consensus opinion. However I don't believe you need sophisticated genetic testing to eat a healthy diet and plan an exercise program. I suspect the recommendation for most people is going to be a healthy diet with lots of fruits and vegetables limited amounts of meat and reduced intake of refined carbohydrates ...Read more

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What are the different benefits of health and wellness programs in a workplace?

What are the different benefits of health and wellness programs in a workplace?

Better health if: follow basic common sense you can do without this ; good healthy eating and modest exersize, keep normal weight and never smoke and drink alcohol modestly , keep good sleep habits , less stress, sometimes it is easier to follow work[place benefits , they offer more money or other benefits if keep healthy weight ect. ...Read more

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Is there any consensus from the cardiology community in regards to the system risk of intravitreal anti-vegf agents that we in the retina field use?

Is there any consensus from the cardiology community in regards to the system risk of intravitreal anti-vegf agents that we in the retina field use?

VEGF: I found this: he emerging issue of cardiac dysfunction induced by antineoplastic angiogenesis inhibitors eur j heart fail first published online january 16, 2013 i am not aware of any consensus from the wide cardiovascular community on the issue. ...Read more

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I was assigned to find out about education requirements, licenses and certifications, salary ranges, and job opportunities for three different jobs in the health profession field. What are the positive aspects and the challenges in healthcare?

I was assigned to find out about education requirements, licenses and certifications, salary ranges, and job opportunities for three different jobs in the health profession field. What are the positive aspects and the challenges in healthcare?

Aspects of healthcar: In health care, you are delivering advice, examining and questioning others with intentful Listening and treating accordingly. The jobs offer a chance to help others and make a difference. We now live In a digital world of record and diversity which with more regulations, can be a challenge, but still rewarding ...Read more

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What are some of the daily issues of ADHD in children? Need detailed description for school project

What are some of the daily issues of ADHD in children? Need detailed description for school project

CHADD: This is the national foundation for children and adults with adhd. Website: http://www.chadd.org/Understanding-ADHD.aspx See tab 'understanding adhd'. Many other learning resources and media formats. Take care. ...Read more

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