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JMIR-Journal of Medical Internet Research

JMIR-Journal of Medical Internet Research

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American Porphyria Foundation Click on the bold blue text below or on a topic listed on the left side of the page to read more. Porphyria is not a single disease but a group of at least eight disorders that differ considerably from each other. A common feature in all porphyrias is the accumulation in the body of porphyrins or porphyrin precursors. Although these are normal body chemicals, they normally do not accumulate. Precisely which of these chemicals builds up depends on the type of porphyria.

BioMed - Bioinform Genomics Welcome to the BioMed Central Bioinformatics and Genomics gateway, highlighting the latest news and information from BioMed Central and from across the web, on Bioinformatics and Genomics. Articles There has been an error retrieving the data. Please try again. Status of adjuvant endocrine therapy Smith and Schiavon review adjuvant endocrine therapy for hormone receptor-positive early breast cancer, discussing how extended therapy for selected patients with tamoxifen or an aromatase inhibitor (AI) further reduces risk of relapse. Breast Cancer Research 2014, 16:206 Mutation signatures of carcinogen exposure Steven Rozen and colleagues review advances in next-generation sequencing approaches for the detection of mutation signatures of carcinogen exposure, and discuss the implications for cancer prevention.

GRACE » Howard (Jack) West Howard (Jack) West, MDMedical Director, Thoracic Oncology ProgramSwedish Cancer InstituteSeattle, Washington, USAPresident & CEO, Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education (GRACE) Dr. Jack West is a medical oncologist and Medical Director of the Thoracic Oncology Program at the Swedish Cancer Institute in Seattle, Washington. APA Format for Nursing School Books: Drug Guides, Care Plans & More After 20-plus pages of writing and hours of research, a student’s head may be a bit scrambled. Therefore, we created this list to help those in such predicaments. This page includes a list of resources commonly used by nursing students in school. Each reference is formatted in APA style and organized by reference type in order to make them easily accessible for academic compositions, school projects, nursing care plans, and other assignments. NOTE: Do NOT bullet-point your Reference Page (we have displayed it this way to make it easier for visitors to locate the citations), and remember to format the citations in a “hanging paragraph” style.

IntJDesign for Learn This multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed online journal is dedicated to publishing descriptions of artifacts, environments and experiences created to promote and support learning in all contexts by designers in any field. The IJDL Library of Congress ISSN is 2159-449X. The journal provides a venue for designers to share their knowledge-in-practice through rich representations of their designs and detailed discussion of decision-making.

About Us curates medical social media resources through crowdsourcing with medical professionals and e-patients in over 140 topics and 20 languages for free. Webicina accurately selects the most relevant, quality and reliable medical social media resources from blogs and Facebook groups to Twitter users and Youtube channels in order to create a curated segment of the world wide web full of verified medical resources. The mission of Webicina, which has been featured by the World Health Organization and has been presented at Yale, Stanford and Harvard, is to introduce patients and medical professionals to a meaningful and secure use of the Internet. Who stands behind Webicina? Why is curation in social media important? Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy - The University of Texas Medical School at Houston Welcome to Neuroscience Online, the Open-Access Neuroscience Electronic Textbook This online, interactive courseware for the study of neuroscience is provided by the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. The project is being developed under the direction of the Department Chair and Editor, John H. Byrne.

Healthcare Informatics (news) CMS Website Finally Recognizes ICD-10 Delay Nearly two weeks after President Barack Obama signed the temporary Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) "doc fix" bill that included a one-year extension to ICD-10 implementation, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has just now updated its website to acknowledge the delay. Consumer Beware: Online Health Searches Carry Risk, Study Says The quality of the information available on the Internet may depend on what is searched for, and the results could be hazardous to one’s health, according to a University of Florida study recently published in the journal Decision Support Systems.