Press "esc" to clear
Go to Advanced Search
Showing results 9893198940 of 104515
  • Embargo expired:
    9-Mar-2000 7:00 PM EST

Article ID: 17712

Women, Early Abortions, Assessing Pregnancy Duration

Population Council

Women seeking early abortions may be able to terminate their pregnancies safely and effectively without routine medical supervision but they must be able to determine accurately that their pregnancies are not too advanced for the regimen (Lancet, 3-11-00).

Released:
10-Mar-2000 12:00 AM EST
  • Embargo expired:
    9-Mar-2000 7:00 AM EST

Article ID: 17728

Hepatitis C in Egypt Linked to Injection Campaigns

University of Maryland Medical Center/School of Medicine

A high prevalence of hepatitis C infection in Egypt can be traced to mass treatment campaigns to fight a common illness in that country decades ago, conclude University of Maryland researchers in this week's Lancet.

Released:
10-Mar-2000 12:00 AM EST

Article ID: 17726

AHRQ: Research on Domestic Violence Against Women

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

AHRQ is seeking proposals to conduct research on the outcomes, effectiveness, and cost effectiveness of programs for early identification and treatment of domestic violence against women.

Released:
9-Mar-2000 12:00 AM EST

Article ID: 17725

NGC Triples Number of Guidelines

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

The National Guideline Clearinghouse has more than tripled in size since its launch just over one year ago and now offers instant access to almost 700 evidence-based clinical practice guidelines, related summaries, and other materials.

Released:
9-Mar-2000 12:00 AM EST

Article ID: 17724

AHRQ Fellowship Awards for Minority Students

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has announced that it is co-sponsoring a grant program with the National Institutes of Health aimed at increasing the number of health care researchers from minority populations.

Released:
9-Mar-2000 12:00 AM EST

Article ID: 17722

Measuring Asthma Symptoms in Latino Children

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

A new Spanish-English scale for measuring asthma symptoms in low-income Latino children has been developed, tested and found reliable (Medical Care, 3-00).

Released:
9-Mar-2000 12:00 AM EST

Article ID: 17721

High Blood Pressure Drug Less Effective than Diuretic

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute has stopped part of a large clinical trial of blood pressure medications because doxazosin, one of the drugs, wasn't as effective as a less expensive diuretic medication.

Released:
9-Mar-2000 12:00 AM EST

Article ID: 17718

Hysterectomy Is Effective for Most Women

University of Maryland Medical Center/School of Medicine

For the vast majority of women, hysterectomy offers significant relief of painful and debilitating gynecological symptoms that do not respond well to other treatments, concludes University of Maryland School of Medicine researchers (Obstetrics and Gynecology, 3-00).

Released:
9-Mar-2000 12:00 AM EST

Article ID: 17714

Managed Care Will Stifle Progress in Orthopedic Surgery

Brigham Young University

A Brigham Young University economist and an orthopedic surgeon predict health maintenance organizations' cost controls will result in poorer orthopedic care in the future (Arthroscopy).

Released:
9-Mar-2000 12:00 AM EST

Article ID: 17709

Online Service Answers Questions about Hospital Care

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

AHRQ unveiled its new and expanded HCUPnet -- a free, interactive online service that enables users to get answers in seconds to questions about hospital use, patient outcomes, and hospital charges.

Released:
9-Mar-2000 12:00 AM EST

Showing results 9893198940 of 104515

Chat now!