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Patient Outcomes Research Teams (PORTS):: Managing Conflict of Interest

Committee on Potential Conflicts of Interest in Patient Outcomes Research Teams, Institute of Medicine - Medical - 1991 - 184 pages
The new Agency for Health Care Policy and Research in the U.S. Public Health Service is funding a set of multidisciplinary groups called Patient Outcomes Research Teams (PORTs ...
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An Assessment of the NIH Women's Health Initiative

Committee to Review the NIH Women's Health Initiative, Institute of Medicine - Medical - 1993 - 160 pages
The National Institutes of Health Women's Health Initiative (WHI) is the largest research study ever funded by NIH ($625 million over 14 years) and is designed to test ...
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Science and Technology in the Academic Enterprise:: Status, Trends, and Issues

Institute of Medicine, Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable, The Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable, National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Sciences - Education - 1989 - 120 pages
The U.S. academic research enterprise is entering a new era characterized by remarkable opportunities and increased strain. This two-part volume integrates the experiential ...
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Dietary Reference Intakes for Calcium, Phosphorus, Magnesium, Vitamin D, and ...

Standing Committee on the Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine - Medical - 1999 - 448 pages
Since 1941, Recommended Dietary Allowances (RDAs) has been recognized as the most authoritative source of information on nutrient levels for healthy people. Since publication ...
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Clearing the Smoke:: Assessing the Science Base for Tobacco Harm Reduction

Committee to Assess the Science Base for Tobacco Harm Reduction, Institute of Medicine, Board on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention - Medical - 2001 - 656 pages
Despite overwhelming evidence of tobacco's harmful effects and pressure from anti-smoking advocates, current surveys show that about one-quarter of all adults in the United ...
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Nursing, Health, and the Environment

Committee on Enhancing Environmental Health Content in Nursing Practice, Institute of Medicine - Medical - 1995 - 304 pages
America's nurses, an estimated 2 million strong, are often at the frontlines in confronting environmental health hazards. Yet most nurses have not received adequate training to ...
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Malaria:: Obstacles and Opportunities

Committee for the Study on Malaria Prevention and Control, Institute of Medicine, Division of International Health - Medical - 1991 - 328 pages
Malaria is making a dramatic comeback in the world. The disease is the foremost health challenge in Africa south of the Sahara, and people traveling to malarious areas are at ...
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The Changing Economics of Medical Technology

Committee on Technological Innovation in Medicine, Institute of Medicine - Medical - 1991 - 224 pages
Americans praise medical technology for saving lives and improving health. Yet, new technology is often cited as a key factor in skyrocketing medical costs. This volume, second ...
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Patient Safety:: Achieving a New Standard for Care

Committee on Data Standards for Patient Safety, Board on Health Care Services, Institute of Medicine - Medical - 2003 - 550 pages
Americans should be able to count on receiving health care that is safe. To achieve this, a new health care delivery system is needed - a system that both prevents errors from ...
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