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Research & Reviews  411 results

Disaster Preparedness and Associated Factors Among Emergency Nurses in Guangdong Provin...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2021.327
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Wang J, Sun X et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence of disaster preparedness and to explore associated factors among emergency nurses in Guangdong Province, China. In this descriptive, cross-sectional study, the mainland China version of the D...

"Is that for here or to go?" Drive Through Pediatric Vaccine Clinic as a Novel Approach...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2021.338
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Patil S, Kerby K et. al.

Nov 26th, 2021 - Routine childhood vaccination and well-child visits are essential for pediatric patients' preventative and public healthcare services. The COVID-19 pandemic had an immediate and significant decline in well-child visits and vaccine administration. ...

After the Storm Has Passed: Barriers to Preparing U.S. Community Hospitals for the Next...
https://doi.org/10.1080/00185868.2021.2007824
Hospital Topics; Vick DJ

Nov 24th, 2021 - The COVID-19 pandemic illuminated shortcomings in the ability of community hospitals in the United States to respond to crises of this nature. This has led to questions about the effectiveness of community hospital disaster preparedness. A study o...

Bottom-Up Approach to Establish Coordination Mechanisms for Disaster Preparedness Among...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2021.326
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness;

Nov 24th, 2021 - In Japan, despite its private-dominant and disjointed health-care system, national initiatives to coordinate various types of health-care facilities are lacking. Municipal governments manage this task with limited resources. This study describes a...

Nursing Students' Competency to Attend Disaster Situations: A Study in Western Iran.
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2021.263
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Kaviani F, Aliakbari F et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2021 - The disaster preparedness of nurses is important as nurses are members of a health care team that needs to work systematically and collaboratively in all conditions. Although education and training naturally underpin effective practice, disaster n...

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Guidelines  1 results

Definitive care for the critically ill during a disaster: a framework for optimizing cr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7094361
Chest Rubinson L, Hick JL et. al.

Aug 19th, 2008 - Plausible disasters may yield hundreds or thousands of critically ill victims. However, most countries, including those with widely available critical care services, lack sufficient specialized staff, medical equipment, and ICU space to provide ti...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

In Nursing Students, The Effect of Disaster Nursing Training Program on General Disaster Preparedness Belief State, Disaster Response Self-Efficiency and Psychological Resilience
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04874337

May 5th, 2021 - In order to respond correctly to disasters, medical teams must have the necessary training and sufficient equipment. However, in many countries, disaster nursing education is not adequately included in nursing curricula (Kalanlar and Kublai, 2015)...

Healthy Lifestyle Behavior Intervention for Latino Women
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01333241

Nov 7th, 2019 - Overweight/obesity and physical inactivity are two significant predictors of illness and death from cardiovascular (heart) disease (CVD) in Latina adults. These risk factors may be reduced or eliminated through prevention efforts that focus on hea...

Disaster Preparedness Among Families Caring for Children With Diabetes
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00781313

Jul 20th, 2016 - This is a cross-sectional study. The subjects are the parent/parents/legal guardian, who will be coming to the clinic for their routine appointment for diabetes management. During the time in which the subject is waiting for the doctor or after th...

VHA Clinicians and Bioterror Events: Interactive Web-based Learning
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00123396

Apr 7th, 2015 - Background: Because of VA's long history in disaster preparedness, and the crucial role VA providers will play, the VA medical system has the potential to make an enormous difference in outcomes following a bioterror attack or infectious outbreak....

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News  54 results

Diabetes Patients Kept Control of Glucose During COVID-19
https://www.medpagetoday.com/endocrinology/diabetes/93435

Jul 6th, 2021 - Despite less clinical care during the COVID-19 pandemic, patients with diabetes held tight on their glucose control, a nationwide study suggested. In adjusted models, there was a relative 2.6% decline in the proportion of diabetes patients who had...

'So Frustrating': Grave Missteps Seen in US Virus Response
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940062

Oct 30th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. NEW YORK (AP) — A president who downplayed the coronavirus threat, scorned masks and undercut scientists at every turn. Governors who resisted or ...

'We Don't Need a Separate Textbook': What We Heard This Week
https://www.medpagetoday.com/dermatology/generaldermatology/88826

Sep 25th, 2020 - "We need to get to the point where we don't need a separate textbook for dermatology in Blacks." -- Chesahna Kindred, MD, of the Kindred Hair & Skin Center in Columbia, Maryland, on racial disparities in dermatology training. "I think it's better ...

US Patients With Breast Cancer Report Care Delays Amid COVID-19
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/936210

Aug 24th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Nearly half of all US breast cancer survivors who responded to a recent Internet-based survey reported experiencing delays in cancer care in the e...

Many US Households Have Inadequate Disaster Preparedness Plans
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929602

Apr 29th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Less than half of U.S. households have an "action plan" to meet up and communicate in the event of a disaster, and preparedness varies based on socioeconomic characteristics, a new study suggests. The cross-sectional study looke...

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