Medication Assistant- Wisconsin Technical Colleges
09
March

Medication Assistant- Wisconsin Technical Colleges

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(Sharon:) A Medication Assistant is a person that helps dispense medications to patients in nursing homes or long-term care facilities. (Jody:) You learn all the different drug classes. You learn the effects they can have on the body-system, you learn the different ways of giving the medications. (Sharon:) You need to be a Certified Nursing […]



Meet Dr. George Maxymiv, a physician at LewisGale Regional Health System in Salem, Va.

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(inspiring music) – My name’s George Maxymiv. I’m a gynecologist at LewisGale. I was very lucky. When I was in high school, at 15 I got a job as a orderly in a hospice at, it was called Holy Family Cancer Home, and I worked there all through college and just became a part of […]


The Ups and Downs of Evidence Based Medicine
27
February

The Ups and Downs of Evidence Based Medicine

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In medicine the term evidence-based causes more arguments than you might expect and that’s quite apart from the recent political controversy over why certain words were avoided in CDC budget documents. The arguments don’t divide along predictable partisan lines either. Evidence-based medicine is the topic of this week’s Healthcare Triage. The mission of evidence-based medicine […]



Alcohol and Blood Thinning Medications / Jennifer Friend, ANP

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– We do tell patients about alcohol, with Coumadin specifically. We certainly, with the Mediterranean diet we, included in that is that you can have one glass of red wine. I think the guidelines are that men can have two and women can have one glass of alcohol a night. And then knowing that it’s […]


USAF – Physicians
27
December

USAF – Physicians

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♪ Practicing medicine in the United States Air Force is very rewarding. You’re taking care of a very special population of people who have served their country or family members of people who have served their country. For me the most interesting part about this job is not necessarily what happens in the clinic, but […]


Mr Davood Fallahdar botonics Plastic Surgeon
26
December

Mr Davood Fallahdar botonics Plastic Surgeon

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My name is Davood Fallahdar, I’m a plastic surgeon based in London and I have been practising plastic surgery since 1998. [Why did you become a plastic surgeon?] During my childhood I always wanted to do medicine and after medicine we have a specialisation. Plastic surgery offers you a good range of operations which is […]


HCA Virginia Health System – iMRI: What the Surgeon Says

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– Well, the exciting thing about the iMRI technology in treating brain tumors is that, unlike a lot of different types of tumors, primary brain tumors or brain tumors from brain tissue themselves don’t have a border and a lot of times, especially in the intermediate grade or low grade tumors, they look a lot […]


Questions YOU Should Ask Your Doctor | Doctor Mike
22
December

Questions YOU Should Ask Your Doctor | Doctor Mike

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