Monthly Archives: December 2011

Webicina


After months of hard, collaborative work, Webicina.com just published the first version of the open access guide for pharma about using social media. While drug companies, healthcare professionals and e-patients wait for FDA guidelines on social media, with an expert crowd we created … Continue reading

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2011: was the year that…


Lancet, Volume 378, Issue 9809, Pages 2062 – 2063, 17 December 2011 <> doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61889-8Cite or Link Using DOI 2011: was the year that… This year had a heady mix of health reforms, revolutions, groundbreaking research in HIV and spinal cord medicine, … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew Lansley, France, Health care, Health care provider, Lancet, National Health Service, NHS, Xavier Bertrand | Leave a comment

14-12-2011 La enfermedad arterial periférica es una manifestación común de la aterosclerosis cuya prevalencia aumenta con la edad (12% en la población general, alcanzando el 20% en mayores de 70 años) y la presencia de factores de riesgo cardiovascular. El … Continue reading

Posted in Circulatory system, Conditions and Diseases, Diabetes Mellitus, Eosinophilia, Health, Pancreas, United State | Leave a comment

En epocas de ajustes……alguien entenderà esto ?


Image via Wikipedia The Savings Illusion — Why Clinical Quality Improvement Fails to Deliver Bottom-Line Results Stephen S. Rauh, M.B.A., C.F.A., Eric B. Wadsworth, Ph.D., C.P.A., William B. Weeks, M.D., M.B.A., and James N. Weinstein, D.O. December 14, 2011 (10.1056/NEJMp1111662) … Continue reading

Posted in December 14 2011, Health, Health care, Health care reform, Health insurance, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Politics, United State | Leave a comment

Boletin de fàrmacos


Estimados Amigos,Acabamos de publicar el Boletin 14 (4). Lo podáis encontrar en la seccion de boletines en la paginawww.saludyfarmacos.orgQueremos agradecer muy sinceramente a todos los que habeis colaborado enviando noticias de vuestro pais, articulos o traducciones. Vuestrotrabajo nos permite ampliar … Continue reading

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Australian Prescriber, December 2011


Australian Prescriberhttp://d1.scribdassets.com/ScribdViewer.swf?document_id=75610610&access_key=key-1l08p4aq0cuc220hm9d3&page=1&viewMode=list http://feeds.feedburner.com/MedicinaGeneralYFamiliar

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Revolutionary Doctors: How


Che Guevara (Image via RottenTomatoes.com) The Lancet, Volume 378, Issue 9807, Page 1910, 3 December 2011 <Previous Article|Next Article> doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61830-8Cite or Link Using DOI Revolution in health care Neil Bennet  Revolutionary Doctors: How Venezuela and Cuba are Changing the World’s Conception … Continue reading

Posted in Barrio Adentro, Che Guevara, Cuba, Cuban medical internationalism, Cuban Revolution, Hugo Chávez, Mission Barrio Adentro, Venezuela | Leave a comment

CDC and Flu


2011-2012 Influenza Season Week 47 ending November 26, 2011 All data are preliminary and may change as more reports are received. Synopsis: During week 47 (November 20-26, 2011), influenza activity remained low in the United States. U.S. Virologic Surveillance: Of the … Continue reading

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Top ten drugs in Australia


Top 10 drugs (Aust Prescr 2011;34:172) These tables show the top 10 subsidised drugs for the year July 2010 – June 2011. Table 1 Top 10 drugs supplied by DDD/1000 pop/day *, † Drug PBS/RPBS ‡ 1. atorvastatin 82.87 2. irbesartan 33.02 3. … Continue reading

Posted in AstraZeneca, Atorvastatin, Candesartan, Esomeprazole, Health, Rosuvastatin, Simvastatin, Top 40 | Leave a comment

Managing Drug Supply: Digital Edition


Image via Wikipedia Resource Center Home:  Resource Center:  Managing Drug Supply: Digital Edition CONTENTS Front Matter, including Contributors, Reviewers, Contents, and How to Use MDS-3 Part I  Policy and Economic Issues Policy and Legal Framework Toward Sustainable Access to Medicines … Continue reading

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