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NCI’s CURE Distinguished Scholar discusses epigenetics of liver cancer

NCI’s CURE Distinguished Scholar discusses epigenetics of liver cancer

In her presentation at the NCI’s Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences Distinguished Scholars Seminar, Cathrine Hoyo, PhD, MPH, recalled a study that would influence the course of her career.

October 30, 2020
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The 2020 Healio Industry Breakthrough is ...

The 2020 Healio Industry Breakthrough is ...

This award goes to a product that stands out as a major disruption to the practice of gastroenterology.

October 30, 2020
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VIDEO: Mazzo on Octane MedTech Innovation Forum

VIDEO: Mazzo on Octane MedTech Innovation Forum

In this Healio Video Perspective, Jim Mazzo, Octane chairman of the board, discusses his fireside chat with Joe Kiani, founder, chairman and CEO of Masimo, as well as highlights from the virtual meeting on innovation in medical technology.

October 30, 2020
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Study uncovers ‘enormous burden of dengue’ among Kenyan children

Study uncovers ‘enormous burden of dengue’ among Kenyan children

Researchers uncovered what they called “an enormous burden of dengue fever among children with undifferentiated febrile illness in Kenya.”

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Riluzole augmentation may help veterans with PTSD who are resistant to SSRIs, SNRIs

Augmentation of selective serotonin or serotonin-noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors with riluzole may improve PTSD hyperarousal symptoms, according to study results published in Journal of Clinical Psychiatry.

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The Healio Woman Disruptor of the Year is ...

The Healio Woman Disruptor of the Year is ...

This award goes to a woman in the field who emerged as a leader and an example to younger women of how a successful career can unfold.

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Top psych stories of October: Students and lockdown, sleep interventions for youth

Healio Psychiatry has compiled a list of its five most-viewed stories in October.

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Egg-based mutations decreased efficacy of flu vaccine during severe 2017-2018 season

Egg-based mutations decreased efficacy of flu vaccine during severe 2017-2018 season

More evidence indicated that mutations introduced by egg-based production led to a decrease in influenza vaccine efficacy during the severe 2017-2018 influenza season, researchers reported in The Journal of Infectious Diseases.

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Breath ammonia level is ‘a reliable tool’ to screen for early stages of CKD

As breath ammonia concentration increased at each chronic kidney disease stage and correlated with eGFR and CKD biomarkers, researchers said it can be used to screen for “non-life threatening or non-serious CKD” at a cutoff of 886 ppb.

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Many US physicians financially impacted by COVID-19, surveys show

Many US physicians financially impacted by COVID-19, surveys show

Almost half of physicians who were surveyed in the U.S. reported losing their jobs, seeing a reduction in pay or being furloughed since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to data released during IDWeek.

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Under Pressure…Medicating and Mitigating Dry Eye and Glaucoma

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A Vision for the Future: Reducing the Burden of Anti-VEGF Therapy With Emerging Options

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Best of FSR Annual Meeting 2020: Immunology Bootcamp – Advances in Targeted Therapies

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Best of FSR Annual Meeting 2020: Immunology Bootcamp – Immunology 101

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Optimizing the Care of Patients With Progressive-Fibrosing Interstitial Lung Disease: Applying the Latest Data

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Retina360: Advances in the Management of Retinal Diseases; Volume 1, Number 4

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Exploring New Immunological Pathways and Patient-reported Outcomes That Can Improve the Care of Moderate to Severe Ulcerative Colitis: A Game On! Challenge

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Trending…Dosing, Anatomic Dryness, and Treatment Protocols in Retinal Diseases

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Stone Soup: A Metaphor to Create an Inclusive Learning Environment Within Nursing Education

Journal of Nursing Education, November 2020, Volume 59 Issue 11

This article describes the design of an inclusive learning environment for undergraduate nursing students in a pediatric nursing course.
A metaphor of…

Escape Tasks: An Innovative Approach in Nursing Education

Journal of Nursing Education, November 2020, Volume 59 Issue 11

Innovative teaching strategies that incorporate active learning could be beneficial to the nursing student's performance not only in the classroom but…

Escape Room Relay Race: “Go for the Gold” in Formative Assessment

Journal of Nursing Education, November 2020, Volume 59 Issue 11

Immersive learning activities, such as escape room educational gaming in nursing simulation laboratories, have proven to be effective teaching strategies…

Integrating Environmental Sustainability Content Into an RN-to-BSN Program: A Pilot Study

Journal of Nursing Education, November 2020, Volume 59 Issue 11

The link between environmental sustainability, climate change, and health outcomes makes environmental sustainability an important topic for educators to…

Anti-Racism in Nursing Education: Recommendations for Racial Justice Praxis

Journal of Nursing Education, November 2020, Volume 59 Issue 11

Studies link racism to higher mortality rates, earlier onset of more severe diseases, and higher comorbidity and impairment. This article explores nursing…

A Summer Professional Immersion in Nursing Program for Underrepresented Minority Undergraduate Students

Journal of Nursing Education, November 2020, Volume 59 Issue 11

By 2044, more than 50% of the U.S. population will consist of ethnic/racial minorities. To facilitate optimal health, the projected nursing workforce…

Development and Evaluation of an Algorithm-Corresponding Instrument for Nursing Simulation

Journal of Nursing Education, November 2020, Volume 59 Issue 11

This study aimed to develop and validate an assessment instrument for students engaging with an algorithm-based simulation scenario addressing emergency…

Role-Reversal Mentoring: Case Study of an Active Approach to Faculty Growth

Journal of Nursing Education, November 2020, Volume 59 Issue 11

The path to academia can be rocky for nurses. Nursing academia is much more than educating students. The balance of teaching, service, and scholarship…

Outcomes of TeamSTEPPS Training in Prelicensure Health Care Practitioner Programs: An Integrative Review

Journal of Nursing Education, November 2020, Volume 59 Issue 11

Patient safety, morbidity, and mortality are directly correlated with interprofessional collaboration among health care practitioners. TeamSTEPPS offers a…

Imperatives for Integrating Culture of Health Concepts Into Nursing Education

Journal of Nursing Education, November 2020, Volume 59 Issue 11

In all nursing care, nurses should address the social determinants of health that make it difficult for people to lead healthy lives. The Future of…