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Anxiety and depression in a primary care clinic: comparison of Diagnostic Interview Schedule, General Health Questionnaire, and practitioner assessments
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Medicine Associates (JHIMA) clinic, Baltimore, a group practice for the primary care of adult patients. The clinic is staffed by faculty, residents, interns, and physician's assistants of The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine's Division of Internal Medicine. Its patient population is 

Diagnostic imaging for low back pain: advice for high-value health care from the American College of Physicians
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Diagnostic imaging is indicated for patients with low back pain only if they have severe progressive neurologic deficits or signs or symptoms that suggest a serious or specific underlying condition. In other patients, evidence indicates that routine imaging is not 

Screening for latex sensitization by questionnaire: diagnostic performance in health careworkers
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ABSTRACT Background: Latex allergy has emerged as a major cause of allergic reactions in health care workers. However, information is limited regarding the diagnostic methods available. Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate diagnostic performance ( 

Colorectal cancer as a health care problem: evaluation of the current diagnostic options
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ABSTRACT Colorectal cancer (CRC) is one of the most frequent malignancies in Western countries. The lifetime risk of developing CRC is estimated at 5–6%. Available data indicate that the epidemiologic situation in Poland leaves a lot to be desired. Approximately 8000 

Diagnostic history and treatment of school-aged children with autism spectrum disorder and special health care needs
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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a set of complex neurodevelopment disorders characterized by mild to severe problems in social interaction and communication along with restricted repetitive behavior patterns ( 1). ASD symptoms begin before age 3 years and 

Role of Laboratory Diagnostic Medical Biochemistry Services-Analysis of Requirements for the Laboratory Test in the Laboratory of Primary Health Care Center
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Medical biochemical diagnosis is software that allows useful information to assist in understanding, selecting and interpreting laboratory tests. It has a useful role in identifying health problems. But has a great impact on the operations, efficiency and organization of 

Health care utilization includes emergency department visits, rehospitalization, laboratory anddiagnostic testing, and revascularization. Abbreviations: OT=
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R Holmqvist ,Am Coll Physicians Early supported discharge resulted in insignificant reduction in hospital days (22 vs. 31 days). Early supported discharge resulted in insignificant reduction in overall hospital days. Early supported discharge resulted in fewer hospital days (66.7 versus 85, p=0.012). Early 

Scheduling Algorithm Applications to Solve Simple Problems in Diagnostic Related Health Care Centers
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ABSTRACT Scheduling algorithms focuses on the applications of analytical methods to facilitate better decision making. This paper aims to raise the awareness of diagnostic specialists with regard to practical scheduling algorithm applications. Scheduling 

An Online Pictorial Diagnostic Support System for Health Care Communication
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X Ma, M Tremaine ,soundnet.cs.princeton.edu Introduction and Background Work Heath care is closely related to people's well-being, from birth to death. It guides good health practices, provides treatment and prevention of illnesses, and assists living with chronic diseases or disabilities. The accessibility and 

Installation and Experience of an Automatic Scheduling System for Multiple DiagnosticExaminations: In Search of Maximum Utilization of Regional Health Care 
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Summary We installed a scheduling system that optimally schedules multiple appointments for various diagnostic examinations for a patient based on patient characteristics, disease characteristics and conditions, characteristics of diagnostic examinations, possible 

ET4363 Medical Technology I (Diagnostic Devices)  Health Care Systems
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ET4363 Medical Technology I (Diagnostic Devices)  Health Care Systems 5 Responsible Instructor TJC Faes Responsible Instructor Dr. ir. TJC Faes Contact Hours/Week x/x/x/x 3/2/0/0 Education Period 1 2 Start Education 1 Exam Period 2 Course Language English Required for 

Leveraging StoLPaN host environment for portable diagnostic health-care platform.
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This paper reports on leveraging our recent achievement in StoLPaN project that combines mobile phones/PDAs with the Near Field Communication (NFC) wireless technology to further support a portable diagnostic health care platform (namely POCEMON) based on 

CSRIIOHC Central Scientific and Research Institute for Informatization and Organization ofHealth Care CTDC Consultation, Diagnostic and Treatment Centers
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The original project objectives were to achieve improvements in the quality and efficiency of health care and in reproductive and cardiovascular health outcomes in two pilot oblasts sufficient to make decisions about national adoption of specific reform measures. The  Objective To estimate trends in imaging utiiization and associated radiation exposure among members of integrated health care systems. Design, Setting, and Participants Retrospective analysis oteleclronic recordsof members of 6 large integrated health 

Health care utilization includes emergency department visits, rehospitalization, laboratory anddiagnostic testing, and revascularization.
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R Kotowycz ,Am Coll Physicians rehospitalizations. Supported discharge disease management reduced rehospitalization 

Validation of ICD-9 diagnostic codes for bronchopulmonary dysplasia in Quebec's provincialhealth care databases
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ABSTRACT Introduction: Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) is a chronic respiratory disease caused by neonatal lung injury. The aim of this study was to validate the use of ICD-9 diagnostic codes for BPD in administrative databases to allow for their use in health care 

DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUES FOR INTESTINAL PARASITIC INFECTIONS IPI) APPLICABLE TO PRIMARY HEALTH CARE (PHC) SERVICES1,) J', ? ~
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The development of simple diagnostic techniques and their transfer to health workers involved l the Primary Health Care delivery system is one of the basic activities of the Parasitic Diseases Programme and an essential contribution towards Health for by the 

Simplified Diagnostic and Management Strategies for the Diagnosis and Delivery of Health Care to those with Obstructive Sleep Apnea
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Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is characterised by snoring, repetitive upper airway obstructions, oxygen desaturation episodes, arousals from sleep and by excessive daytime sleepiness. There is increasing evidence that OSA increases the risk of motor vehicle 

RECOMMENDATIONS ON GUIDANCE FOR DIAGNOSTIC X-RAY STUDIES IN FEDERALHEALTH CARE FACILITIES
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The Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency formed an Interagency Working from the use of x rays in the healing arts in Federal health care facilities. The consensus of 

Diagnostic virology: excessive expenditure or essential contribution to health care?
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Despite the title, this is not a health economics paper–it is a virological one. More precisely, it is a paper on clinical virology, a much misunderstood discipline at the interface between virology as a basic science and laboratory medicine. As with all diagnostic pathology, its 


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