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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...
This study aimed to evaluate the associations between types of night shift work and different indices of obesity using the baseline information from a prospective cohort study of night shift workers i...
Shift work has been associated with increased body mass index (BMI), metabolic disruption and increased chronic disease risk. Typically, these reports compare individuals who work the day shift to tho...
Gunshot wounds and blast injuries to the upper limbs produce complex wounds requiring management by multiple surgical specialities.
Night shift work has become highly prevalent in our 24/7 societies, with up to 18% of the US work force working alternate shift schedules. However, studies indicate that there may be adverse health ef...
Occupational factors, particularly night-shift work, are attracting growing interest as a possible determinant of metabolic syndrome (MetS). This study aimed to determine the association between night...
Job schedule in which working hours deviate from the standard hours (e.g., evening shift, night shift or rotating shift).
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.).