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Where to find information on patient safety for elders?

Where to find information on patient safety for elders?

Internet: While the internet has its drawbacks, it also has its advantages. If you can be more specific about what you mean buy "patient safety" it can help refine the search. I do suggest looking at www.Mercola.Com as a beginning place for information and expand out. Most states have a council on aging so the dept of health website may also have some useful information. ...Read more

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Why does it appear that dieticians download patient nutrition info from a standard template that popular on-line sites have? Case-by-case has ended?

Why does it appear that dieticians download patient nutrition info from a standard template that popular on-line sites have? Case-by-case has ended?

Nutrition: In the nutrition world one size does not fit all - so I agree with you. Sadly, it is unlikely that the dietitians who have a fixed "menu", will ever change. How about you doing some online reading and getting a good item out to the folks who need more help. Please keep me posted. ...Read more

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Is there any doctors in san antonio texas writing new prescriptions for new patients for add?

Is there any doctors in san antonio texas writing new prescriptions for new patients for add?

Call Insurance plan: And ask who is covered in your plan in that area who specializes in treating adhd patients. The local medical society may also be able to help. There are also public organizations in most areas, if insurance is a problem, who provide no cost care for indigent or low income families.. ...Read more

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Sudden deaf (SSHL): Is there anyone here who is REALLY updated with some NEW info about it / NEW treatment except for steroids/hyperbaric/hear aids??

Sudden deaf (SSHL): Is there anyone here who is REALLY updated with some NEW info about it / NEW treatment except for steroids/hyperbaric/hear aids??

SSNHL: Much new info has come out in the past year including intratympanic steroid injections. The key issue is early intervention. MRI important. Look up new info in journals: Otolaryngology head and neck surgery and laryngoscope ...Read more

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I want information regarding disease? Is mayo site good?

I want information regarding disease? Is mayo site good?

Yes: The mayo clinic website is one of the places that i turn to for medical information. www.mayoclinic.com/health/medical/homepage. ...Read more

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Does fda publish information on drug safety?

Does fda publish information on drug safety?

All the time: Yes, all the time. So does the cdc, the nih, and even the dea. Plus the manufacturers themselves are fairly exacting in their discussion of safety and side effects. ...Read more

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I read something on the information sheet that said "meningococcal (type c) conjugate vaccine" what does that mean?

I read something on the information sheet that said "meningococcal (type c) conjugate vaccine" what does that mean?

Way vaccine made.: This refers to how the vaccine is made. The meningococcal conjugate vaccines are made by chemically linking the capsular polysaccharide antigens individually to a protein. The vaccines do not contain live bacteria.Meningococcal conjugate vaccines are believed to give better protection and are more effective in young children than the original polysaccharide vaccine. ...Read more

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Is their a website that has posts nutrition facts for everything?

Is their a website that has posts nutrition facts for everything?

Yes!: This is one of the best websites i've found for analyzing nutritional data of foods. http://nutritiondata.self.com/. ...Read more

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Why is Gaviscon advance (provides "raft" barrier to reflux) now unavailable in the u.S. (tho still listed on website)? Effectiveness? Safety?

Safety: Obviously the fda found that the claims made by the company selling the brand did not meet the stringent expectations required for safety and efficacy in the us. Find an alternative. ...Read more

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Where can I find information on clinical trials for alzheimer's disease?

Where can I find information on clinical trials for alzheimer's disease?

Several web sites: Clinicaltrials.Gov , the alzheimers disease website has a research link where you can find clinical trials. Also if there is medical school near you, check the web site for research or call the school and ask for the officeof research. They should be able to direct you to the correct department that is running the study. ...Read more

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My daughter has cleidocranial dysostosis & i'm always researching & looking for information. Any available or new information would be appreciated.

My daughter has cleidocranial dysostosis & i'm always researching & looking for information.  Any available or new information would be appreciated.

Her are some info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/cleidocranial_dysostosis http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/file:cleidocranial_dysplasia_teeth.Jpg http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/file:cleidocranial.Jpg http://www.Medicinenet.Com/cleidocranial_dysplasia/article.Htm http://www.Malacards.Org/card/cleidocranial_dysplasia https://www.Wikigenes.Org/e/gene/e/109920.Html http://www.Usmlesteponewiki.Com/index.Php?Title=cleidocranial_. ...Read more

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What is the best web site platform to store personal medical records?

What is the best web site platform to store personal medical records?

Several: Not sure how many websites we have. One of them practice fusion. Google web site lists all the sites. Be sure that they are secure website. ...Read more

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For new innovations, what role has information technology played in improving healthcare industry?

For new innovations, what role has information technology played in improving healthcare industry?

Mhealth is Key: Legacy health it as cerner and epic systems in large hospitals have not been shown to reduce healthcare costs. They in fact were built for expensive fee for service healthcare. Emerging mhealth solutions have the potential to create drastic healthcare improvements as self care, chronic disease management, and permanent change all without even leaving your home. www.personalmedicineplus.com. ...Read more

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Where to submit donations concerning research for tooth regeneration?

Where to submit donations concerning research for tooth regeneration?

None that I know of: Dude what are you asking about? I see your condition is stating suicide, are you looking to commit some type of harm to yourself and hope that if you leave your teeth to a study on tooth regeneration all would be forgiven by the people around you? Let me tell you something, people who know you and care about you will not forgive you because you did "such a noble deed". Call someone now! ...Read more

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Would there be an institution which has records about the new sexually transmitted diseases? (Working on that information has not reached my hospital)

Would there be an institution which has records about the new sexually transmitted diseases? (Working on that information has not reached my hospital)

"New" is relative: In general, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) here in the US is our go-to institution for information regarding STDs and every other infectious illness we encounter here. Check out their site: www.cdc.gov ...Read more

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Can you provide an update: teva, xenon receives us fda orphan drug status for pain rx, tv-45070 (for erythromelalgia). When available? An ointment?

Can you provide an update: teva, xenon receives us fda orphan drug status for pain rx, tv-45070 (for erythromelalgia). When available? An ointment?

New drug for pain: Most physicians do not know about this drug because it is so new and not released yet. Check with your local pain expert in your area for more information regarding this drug. They will know the most about it. Also the reps will be chatting this up before it is to be released and they may learn about this drug through them. Good luck and fell better! ...Read more