clinical practices

New scale to measure anxiety outcomes

March 10th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Researchers at Rhode Island Hospital have developed a new questionnaire and outcomes measurement scale that can turn out to be a reliable and valid measure of anxiety.The scale ... Read more...

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‘Safe’ clinical practices unwittingly spur hepatitis B virus

April 13th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 13 (IANS) Routine clinical practices, presumed safe, could spur patient-to-patient transmission of hepatitis B virus (HBV), one of the most lethal of its kind. A review of 33 HBV outbreaks has ... Read more...

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Microscope that enables 3-D visualization of cells may revolutionise cancer detection

February 10th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 10 (ANI): U.S. researchers at the University of Washington have announced the development of a new kind of microscope that can help visualize cells in three dimensions, an advance ... Read more...

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Type 2 diabetes linked to obstructive sleep apnea

June 9th, 2008 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): Researchers have found a link between type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), which can have a significant impact on a persons heath.The International Diabetes Federation ... Read more...

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Diet studies prove inconclusive in preventing pregnancy-related diabetes

April 30th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 30 (ANI): A number of health professionals believe that a low glycemic diet may prevent pregnancy-related diabetes. However, a recent review has found no evidence to prove this ... Read more...

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