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Providing Information across Multiple Devices to the Public Health Workforce: Challenges and Opportunities

eScholarship@UMMS - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 4:47pm

Public health workers are increasingly using mobile technology to access information. PHPartners.org, the web portal of the Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce, has implemented a responsively designed website to allow users to access and easily view the same information across multiple devices including mobile phones, tablets, and desktop computers. This webinar will present an overview of the benefits of responsive web design, the challenges to implementation, and future developments.

Friday Feedback: The Evolving Role of Telemedicine

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 4:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- How do experts believe it fits into patient care?

Beating the Heat, Concierge Care Pros and Cons: Healthcare Career Insights

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 4:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Must reads about the latest news and trends in healthcare careers

High Rates of New-Onset Knee OA Seen in Cohort Study (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 3:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Strategies needed to manage risk factors and clinical impact, researchers warn

Podcast: Jurassic World, dinosaur names and DNA from an ancient American 

news@nature - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 3:21pm

Nature ’s reporters and editors chat about science in the news.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17829

Cohen's Brain Bits: CGRP Drugs Steal Spotlight at AHS

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 3:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Highlights from the American Headache Society, via a specialist's Twitter feed

Tweet of the Week: What Do Your Decisions Sound Like?

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 2:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- TED Talk explains decision making and how the brain and eyes communicate

Access Remains an Issue for Women Worldwide Seeking Abortion (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 2:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Lack of providers, facilities are difficult barriers to overcome

Report: Most Hospitals Stand Aloof in Their Neighborhoods

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 1:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- But new ACA provisions may change that

10 Questions: Joel Zonszein, MD

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 1:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Advancing the art, not just the science, of medicine

Spacing Anti-TNF Injections Fails in RA Remission (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 12:19pm
(MedPage Today) -- Increasing time between doses does not seem to help

Slow Medicine: Asking the Wrong Question in Statin-Stopping Study?

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 12:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Continuing statins at end of life probably should not even have been considered

Men With RA Have Double the Rate of All-Cause Mortality (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 11:26am
(MedPage Today) -- Cardiovascular disease is leading cause of death

Radiant reefs found deep in the Red Sea

news@nature - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 11:21am

Corals may glow yellow, orange and red to improve light conditions for algae.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17840

Landmark court ruling tells Dutch government to do more on climate change

news@nature - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 11:21am

Verdict hailed as setting precedent for legal action to force greenhouse-gas emission cuts.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17841

Judge by actions, not words

news@nature - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 11:21am

Sexist comments made by my former boss Tim Hunt are not an indication that he is biased against women, argues Alessia Errico.

Nature 522 393 doi: 10.1038/522393a

Eye Bleeds: Risk From Warfarin Transition?

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 10:32am
(MedPage Today) -- Three vitreous hemorrhage cases seen in patients during switch to rivaroxaban

Morning Break: Manning Up for Pizza, California Gets Tough on Vaccinations

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 9:45am
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the MedPage Today staff.

Bacteria may help bats to fight deadly fungus

news@nature - Fri, 06/26/2015 - 9:21am

As white-nose syndrome spreads, researchers are trialling ways to stop colonies from collapsing.

Nature 522 400 doi: 10.1038/522400a

Bedside Ebola Test Accurate (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Thu, 06/25/2015 - 6:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- But study raises questions about a standard Ebola assay
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