Tag Archives: Evidence-based medicine

Understanding and Promoting Health Literacy Grant

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog… http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?mode=VIEW&oppId=52757 The ultimate goal of this program announcement is to encourage empirical research on health literacy concepts, theory and interventions as these relate to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services … Continue reading

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Searching PubMed for Articles on Health Literacy

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. The National Library of Medicine has created several “pre-formulated” searches in PubMed, the online index of the professional medical literature. If you are looking for evidence based articles, examples of ongoing research … Continue reading

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New Online and Mobile Versions of REMM (Radiation Emergency Medical Management)

[The following was published in the NLM Technical Bulletin, Mar-Apr 2011] http://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/techbull/ma11/ma11_sis_reprint_remm.html The National Library of Medicine (NLM) REMM (Radiation Emergency Medical Management) has released new online and mobile versions.  REMM seeks to: Provide guidance for health care providers, primarily … Continue reading

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Finding Health Statistics

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. Health Indicators Warehouse http://healthindicators.gov/ Health Indicators Warehouse (HIW) is a new resource serving as the data hub for the HHS Community Health Data Initiative. It contains standardized health outcome and health determinant … Continue reading

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Ask A Librarian Column

Siobhan Champ-Blackwell posted the following on the BHIC Blog last week.    The registration process she mentions is easy.    Although this publication is indicated for Physicians’ Assistants, the information is helpful for all audiences.   “Using the PICO model for evidence-based … Continue reading

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Exercise and Physical Activity Campaign for Older Adults

The following information was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://go4life.niapublications.org/ Go4Life, an exercise and physical activity campaign from the National Institute on Aging at NIH, is designed to help you fit exercise and physical activity into your daily life. Motivating … Continue reading

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Medicine in the Media Course

Please pass the following announcement along to those it may concern.   Medicine in the Media:  The Challenge of Reporting on Medical Research July 13-16, 2011 Hanover, New Hampshire Apply online: http://medmediacourse.nih.gov Deadline: February 28, 2011 There is no cost … Continue reading

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