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Can homelessness happen to anyone? Don’t believe the hype

Can homelessness happen to anyone? Don’t believe the hype | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Is homelessness such a fairly random event that it could happen to anyone, as it is often claimed? Suzanne Fitzpatrick explains why this is not a valid claim,
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We need to talk about trauma

We need to talk about trauma | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
One of the most haunting images from my time as a junior doctor working in Hackney in the mid-1990s was in an A&E (emergency) department while we tried to resuscitate a man in his 40s. In the corner of the room stood two young children – probably about the same age mine are now, 6-8…
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Telehealth Prompts New Use of Medical Services; Not Likely to Decrease Spending

Telehealth Prompts New Use of Medical Services; Not Likely to Decrease Spending | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Direct-to-consumer telehealth may increase access by making care more convenient for certain patients, but it may also increase utilization and health care spending.
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[OP.6C.03] DO PATIENTS ACTUALLY DO WHAT WE ASK? PATIENT PERFORMANCE AND PERSISTENCE IN THE TASMIN-SR BLOOD PRESSURE SELF-MANAGEMENT TRIAL. - PubMed - NCBI

[OP.6C.03] DO PATIENTS ACTUALLY DO WHAT WE ASK? PATIENT PERFORMANCE AND PERSISTENCE IN THE TASMIN-SR BLOOD PRESSURE SELF-MANAGEMENT TRIAL. - PubMed - NCBI | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
J Hypertens. 2016 Sep;34 Suppl 2:e72. doi: 10.1097/01.hjh.0000491525.34594.dc.
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BP self monitoring can work. But even in trials ~1/3 of patients don't make suggested med changes - concordance remains a key challenge in medicine
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Man MOT: text chat to an NHS GP | Mens Health Forum

Man MOT: text chat to an NHS GP | Mens Health Forum | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Man MOT is a new service that lets men in England text chat to an NHS GP. It's free, anonymous, no appointment needed - just text chat to a doctor. It's men's health made easy.
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Rowan Hooper on Twitter

Rowan Hooper on Twitter | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Another amazing image of the world's first biolimb, growing in a bottle http://ow.ly/NRggJ pic.twitter.com/UUdmfqKyb8
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GBD Compare

GBD Compare | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Analyse the world's health levels and trends in one interactive visualization tool.
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Useful visualisation tool and access to global burden of disease data

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Flowcharts - diagnosis and management of coeliac disease

Flowcharts - diagnosis and management of coeliac disease | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
In the first of a new series, gastroenterologists Professor David Sanders and Dr Peter Mooney set out the pathway for patients with coeliac disease
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#BehindTheHeadlines - Twitter Search

#BehindTheHeadlines - Twitter Search | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
18h ago @NHSChoices tweeted: "Unemployment/job insecurity linked to in.." - read what others are saying and join the conversation.
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Autumn Statement 2014: a digest for the NHS - NHS Confederation

Autumn Statement 2014: a digest for the NHS - NHS Confederation | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Autumn Statement 2014: a digest for the NHS
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Soutron Library Catalogue

Soutron Library Catalogue | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Copyright 2007, 2008, 2009 Soutron Limited. For further information please go to www.soutron.com
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history of medicine- the rise of self help

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Choosing Wisely - YouTube

Choosing Wisely - a parody of the infectious Pharrell Williams song "Happy" - choose wisely when it comes to making health care decisions and if you choose w...
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Public Health Profiles

Fingertips is a rich source of indicators across a range of health and wellbeing themes designed to support JSNA and commissioning to improve health and wellbeing, and reduce inequalities.
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A sobering week for the "GP at scale" crowd - askmyGP

A sobering week for the "GP at scale" crowd - askmyGP | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
So much has been staked on the promised land of “General Practice at scale” that I always look out for new reports on the evidence.  It has moved me to do my own research too. Nuffield Trust published their latest review on Large Scale GP in England last week. Plough through 47 pages if you
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How Doctors Think

How Doctors Think | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
The same shortcuts that help physicians save lives can also lead to grave errors. Jerome Groopman on the psychology of diagnosis.
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Article about Crosskerry  - how he developed an interest in the biases that can lead to diagnostic error in medicine & what we can learn from it
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Bringing cohort studies to the bedside: framework for a ‘green button’ to support clinical decision-making, Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research, Future Medicine

Bringing cohort studies to the bedside: framework for a ‘green button’ to support clinical decision-making, Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research, Future Medicine | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
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Improving NHS culture

Improving NHS culture | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
It is now accepted that healthy cultures in NHS organisations are crucial to ensuring the delivery of high-quality patient care. So which characteristics are fundamental to a healthy culture?
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6 Hostage Negotiation Techniques That Will Get You What You Want

6 Hostage Negotiation Techniques That Will Get You What You Want | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
How does hostage negotiation get people to change their minds? Learn the six techniques FBI experts developed to influence and persuade anyone.
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'Me? I'm Just a GP...'

'Me? I'm Just a GP...' | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Being a GP isn't about glamour. It's not about high tech equipment. It's not about cutting edge research, or shouting "Get me some paracetamol, stat!". There is very little drama. It's about the challenge of dealing with everything in a tiny amount of time. Of having the skills to develop an instant rapport with a patient you may have never met before...
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‘no decision about me without me’ – DNAR in the Court of Appeal

‘no decision about me without me’ – DNAR in the Court of Appeal | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Janet Tracey v Cambridge University Hospitals FT This Court of Appeal judgment (17 June...
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General election 2015

General election 2015 | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Analysis and commentary on the key issues in health and social care and coverage of what the parties are pledging in the run-up to the general election.
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E-cigarettes | The BMJ

E-cigarettes | The BMJ | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
How should we view e-cigarettes? As a safe and effective way to quit tobacco? Or as a grave risk to public health because of their potential to renormalise and glamourise smoking, especially among young people?
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Nice one NICE: developing the policy narrative on preventing disability, frailty and dementia in later life

Nice one NICE: developing the policy narrative on preventing disability, frailty and dementia in later life | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
As we commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War, it is easy to forget that in 1914, UK life expectancy at birth was only 49 for men and 53 for women. Advances in societal wealth, nutrition, employment, environmental health, housing, perinatal care and preventative and curative medical treatment mean that the era in which those servicemen and their families lived is almost unrecognisable. Life-expectancy is now 79 for men and 83 for women, and when we reach the age
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Watch the first Oculus Rift operation meant to change the way surgeons are taught

Watch the first Oculus Rift operation meant to change the way surgeons are taught | Learning in medicine | Scoop.it
Last month, a mix of scientists, videographers and surgeons made history, capturing an entire surgery in first-person 3D and then turning it into an Oculus Rift experience.
The end result is, the...
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