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Medicine, School of Medicine, School of Key measures: Positive Outcomes: 100%, Graduate prospects: 98.5%, Graduate employment: 98.5% Health IT Pros Are The New Cinderella Growing demand and a new appreciation for HIT professionals means these experts are no longer the "computer geeks" no one wants to hang out with. Health IT Pros Are The New Cinderella Growing demand and a new appreciation for HIT professionals means these experts are no longer the "computer geeks" no one wants to hang out with. For a long time, health IT professionals were like Cinderella before the fairy godmother entered the story.

Intrauterine Growth Restriction Synonyms: IUGR, fetal growth restriction, FGR Intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) is a condition where a baby's growth slows or ceases when it is in the uterus. It is part of a wider group - small for gestational age (SGA) fetuses - which includes fetuses that have failed to achieve their growth potential and fetuses that are constitutionally small. Approximately 50-70% of fetuses with a birth weight below the tenth centile for gestational age are constitutionally small. The lower the centile for defining SGA, the greater the likelihood of IUGR. On the other hand, a fetus with growth restriction may not be SGA.[1]

The Lancet Oncology : Volume 12, Number 9, 1 September 2011 Challenges to effective cancer control in China, India, and Russia Paul E Goss, Kathrin Strasser-Weippl, Brittany L Lee-Bychkovsky, Lei Fan, Junjie Li, Yanin Chavarri-Guerra, Pedro E R Liedke, C S Pramesh, Tanja Badovinac-Crnjevic, Yuri Sheikine, Zhu Chen, You-lin Qiao, Zhiming Shao, Yi-Long Wu, Daiming Fan, Louis W C Chow, Jun Wang, Qiong Zhang, Shiying Yu, Gordon Shen, Jie He, Arnie Purushotham, Richard Sullivan, Rajendra Badwe, Shripad D Banavali, Reena Nair, Lalit Kumar, Purvish Parikh, Somasundarum Subramanian, Pankaj Chaturvedi, Subramania Iyer, Surendra Srinivas Shastri, Raghunadhrao Digumarti, Enrique Soto-Perez-de-Celis, Dauren Adilbay, Vladimir Semiglazov, Sergey Orlov, Dilyara Kaidarova, Ilya Tsimafeyeu, Sergei Tatishchev, Kirill D Danishevskiy, Marc Hurlbert, Caroline Vail, Jessica St Louis, Arlene Chan Cancer is one of the major non-communicable diseases posing a threat to world health.

RT @ruskin147: BBC News - 7 billion people and you: What's your number? possibly the cleverest thing the BBC websit ... Sources: All population data are based on estimates by the UN Population Division and all calculations provided by the UN Population Fund. The remaining data are from other sections of the UN, the Global Footprint Network and the International Telecommunications Union. Want to find out more?

What can I do with a health studies degree? A health studies degree covers a broad range of healthcare issues allowing for careers in social care, leisure, education and health promotion and management... Job options Jobs directly related to your degree include: Honing Your R Skills for Job Interviews My time as a grad student will soon draw to a close. With this comes the terrifying realisation that I'm going to start applying for jobs and, hopefully, interviewing soon, forever leaving my comfortable security blanket of academia. With that horrible thought in mind, I've been doing some poking around to see what various kinds of technical interviews are like. Apparently, it is not entirely uncommon in such interviews to ask for solutions to little toy programming problems. These are viewed as a way of weeding out the hoi polloi, and as a way of determining how you approach a novel problem under stress.

Postnatal Care (Puerperium) oPatientPlus articles are written by UK doctors and are based on research evidence, UK and European Guidelines. They are designed for health professionals to use, so you may find the language more technical than the condition leaflets. The puerperium covers the 6-week period following birth, during which time the various changes that occurred during pregnancy revert to the non-pregnant state. Physiological changes during this time include: The cardiovascular system reverts to normal during the first 2 weeks.

BMJ Best Practice Hi You are already registered. Please log in with your email & password. Congratulations! You have successfully created a personal account and can now track your CME / CPD activities and access the mobile app. Subscription complete RT @trished: "I need permission to give a drug to half my patients, but not to give it to them all", but MRHA is making that easier http ... Rosalind L Smyth, Brough professor of paediatric medicine Author Affiliations r.l.smyth@liv.ac.uk The research community needs to support a new initiative to reduce the regulatory burden

Healthcare, School of Healthcare, School of Key measures: Positive Outcomes: 98%, Graduate prospects: 98.4%, Graduate employment: 100% Are You Smarterer Than Other Job Candidates? Prove It The Spark of Genius Series highlights a unique feature of startups and is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. Name: Smarterer Quick Pitch: Smarterer authenticates practical skills with timed online quizzes.

Neonatal Jaundice Jaundice is clinically detectable in the newborn when the serum bilirubin levels are greater than 85 ╬╝mol/L. This occurs in approximately 60% of term infants and 80% of preterm infants. Hyperbilirubinaemia is either unconjugated (which is potentially toxic but may be physiological or pathological) or conjugated (not toxic but always pathological). Without treatment, high levels of unconjugated bilirubin may lead to kernicterus. Approximately 60% of term and 80% of preterm babies develop jaundice in the first week of life, and about 10% of breast-fed babies are still jaundiced at 1 month of age.[1]

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