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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-08-08T07:53:15-0400
The objective of this study is to compare the efficacy of two behavioral interventions at recalibrating physician heuristics.
This project leverages digital health technology to support patient engagement and shared decision-making between families, patients, and providers. The investigators will start by finaliz...
This study aims to evaluate the effects of aroma massage to sleep quality of the nurses and staff during night shift.
This project examines 1) the effects of appropriately timed bright light on adaptation (in terms of sleep and sleepiness) to three consecutive night shifts; and 2) the effects of such brig...
This pilot clinical trial studies how well an educational module and decision counseling program works in increasing mammography screening rates in formerly homeless women with serious men...
On-shift napping can benefit night workers regarding sleep loss, synchronization of circadian rhythms, and alertness. However, few studies on napping can be found in the literature focused on possible...
The purpose of this research was to study night shift work and its health effects on nurses. This was a quantitative study using descriptive design; it also incorporated three qualitative open-ended q...
Normal wound healing is accomplished through a series of well-coordinated, progressive events with overlapping phases. Chronic wounds are described as not progressing to healing or not being responsiv...
This study aimed to explore the association between shift work and work-related injuries. We collected data on workers from an electronics factory. This cross-sectional study included 13,610 subjects,...
Night shift workers show highly variable rates of circadian adaptation. This study examined the relationship between light exposure patterns and magnitude of circadian phase resetting in response to n...
Head injuries which feature compromise of the skull and dura mater. These may result from gunshot wounds (WOUNDS, GUNSHOT), stab wounds (WOUNDS, STAB), and other forms of trauma.
WOUNDS and INJURIES and PSYCHOLOGICAL TRAUMA sustained during WAR.
Penetrating stab wounds caused by needles. They are of special concern to health care workers since such injuries put them at risk for developing infectious disease.
Penetrating and non-penetrating injuries to the spinal cord resulting from traumatic external forces (e.g., WOUNDS, GUNSHOT; WHIPLASH INJURIES; etc.).
Injuries caused by impact with a blunt object where there is no penetration of the skin.