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  • Intimacy needs and chronic illness: strategies for sexual counseling and self-management 

    Steinke, Elaine E. (Slack, 2005-05)
    Individuals experiencing a chronic illness have many needs and concerns. One area frequently overlooked is that of intimacy. Those experiencing cardiovascular illnesses have concerns about the strain of sexual activity on ...
  • IV drug use, dementia, and nursing home care for PWAs (persons with AIDS) 

    Swan, James H.; Benjamin, A. E. (Routledge, 1993)
    Despite the usual focus on daily costs, because PWAs have higher costs per day than other SNF residents, LOS and days of care are important cost indices. Data on LOS for 102 admissions and annual days of care for 90 PWAs ...
  • Knee 

    Manske, Robert C.; Prohaska, Daniel (Elsevier, 2009)
  • Knowledge and attitudes of older adults about sexuality in ageing: a comparison of two studies 

    Steinke, Elaine E. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 1994-03)
    Two studies using separate samples sought to explore differences among male and female elders on their knowledge, attitudes, and sexual behaviour using a nonexperimental approach. Two different samples from separate health ...
  • Lens and mesenchyme ultrastructure in gestational day 11 trisomy 1 mice 

    Smith, Barbara S.; Walker, N. J. (John Wiley & Sons, 1992-12)
    The lenses and head mesenchyme of two 11-gestational day trisomy 1 mouse embryos and a normal littermate were examined using transmission electron microscopy (TEM). One trisomic embryo had a small lens with a lens stalk; ...
  • Limitations of analysis of covariance designs in aging research 

    Martin, Douglas R.; Ellsworth, Randy; Cranford, Jerry L. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1991-02)
    Control of peripheral hearing loss represents a significant design problem in research examining age-related changes in central auditory processing. Statistical control procedures (e.g., partial correlation or analysis of ...
  • Literacy for health information of adult patients and caregivers in a rural emergency department 

    Hayes, Karen S. (Churchill Livingstone, 2000-01)
    The nurse practitioner is responsible for providing the patient and family with understandable written information before discharge from the emergency department (ED) following an acute event. Patients are more likely to ...
  • Making decisions on breast cancer screening 

    Quigley, Timothy F.; Davis, Richard H.; Larson, L.W.; Leger, M.M.; McNellis, R.; Muma, Richard D.; Toth, Sarah A. (Haymarket Media, 2002-07)
  • Management of new-onset atrial fibrillation 

    Taft, James M.; Davis, Richard H.; Donnelly, Richard E.; Leger, Marie-Michele; Muma, Richard D.; Toth, Sarah A. (Haymarket Media, 2001-05)
  • Managing minor closed head injury in children 

    Taft, James M.; Davis, Richard H.; Donnelly, Richard E.; Girard, Sharon S.; Muma, Richard D.; Toth, Sarah A. (Haymarket Media, 1999-12)
    The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and its Committee on Quality Improvement in collaboration with the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and its Commission on Clinical Policies and Research, and in conjunction ...
  • Manual del HIV para profesionales de la salud 

    Muma, Richard D.; Lyons, Barbara Ann; Borucki, Michael J.; Pollard, Richard B. (Mexico: Modern Manual, 2000)
  • Marital status and health care expenditures among the elderly in a managed care organization 

    Cabrera-Alonso, Juliana; Long, Michael J.; Bangalore, Vinay G; Lescoe-Long, Mary A. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003-07)
    The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship of marital status in and health care expenditures among the elderly in a managed care organization. The study population consisted of 277 functionally impaired ...
  • Marital status in rheumatoid arthritis and other rheumatic disorders: a study of 7,293 patients 

    Hawley, Donna J.; Wolfe, Frederick; Cathey, M. A.; Roberts, F. K. (Journal of Rheumatology Publishing, 1991-05)
    Divorce has been considered to be increased in rheumatoid arthritis (RA), perhaps as a result of the stress of serious chronic illness. We studied marital status in 7,293 consecutive rheumatic disease patients attending ...
  • Medicaid case-mix nursing home reimbursement in three states 

    Swan, James H.; Pickard, Ruth B. (Routledge, 2003)
    Case-mix nursing facility payment raises issues of access, quality, equity, and cost. Case-mix should better match payment to costs, improve access, and provide incentives to increased staffing and quality of care; but it ...
  • Medicaid nursing facility reimbursement methods: 1979-1997 

    Swan, James H.; Harrington, Charlene; Clemeña, Wendy; Pickard, Ruth B.; Studer, Liatris; deWit, Susan K. (Sage Publications, 2000-09)
    This article describes state Medicaid nursing facility reimbursement methods and rates in 1979-1997, using data derived from telephone surveys of state Medicaid reimbursement. The 1980s saw shifts toward prospective ...
  • Medicare revenue in large medical groups 

    Swan, James H.; Hunter, H. R.; Tumelty, R. (Routledge, 1997)
    The aged are the heaviest users of physician services. A ageing population and escalation in medical costs have pressured Medicare budgets, which have increased fastest in Part B physician reimbursement. Policy responses ...
  • Metalinguistic awareness in children: a developmental progression 

    Edwards, Harold T.; Kirkpatrick, Anita G. (Springer New York LLC, 1999-07)
    The purpose of this study was to determine if a developmental order exists in the metalinguistic ability of children to make judgments about the form of language while simultaneously attending to a meaningful linguistic ...
  • Mitosis in embryonic trisomy 1 mouse eye 

    Smith, Barbara S. (John Wiley & Sons, 1989-12)
    Trisomy 1 embryos consistently show eye defects (e.g., aphakia, microphakia, retention of lens stalk). To determine if the plane of division of mitotic figures is abnormal in the eyes of these animals, trisomic embryos ...
  • Multicompetent health professionals: needs, combinations, and curriculum development 

    Beachey, Will D. (Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions, 1988-11)
    Goals of this study included the investigation of the need for multicompetent health practitioners, the relationship between hospital size and perception of this need, and feasible combinations of professions and skills ...