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Fletcher Allen Health Care

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Works: 68 works in 71 publications in 1 language and 337 library holdings
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Most widely held works by Fletcher Allen Health Care
The most common autoimmune disease rheumatoid arthritis ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Dr. Libman discusses the autoimmune disease rheumatoid arthritis. She explains the what autoimmune diseases are, the history of rheumatoid arthritis, the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, current treatment options for it, and potential future research for treating rheumatoid arthritis
Hearty cooking : a Vermont collection of heart healthy recipes by University of Vermont( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Obesity and diabetes understanding a chronic disease epidemic ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Dr. Pratley discusses his research on diabetes and obesity. He poses the questions: Is there really an obesity epidemic? How is diabetes related? What does this mean from a health perspective? What accounts for the increase in obesity? And what can we do about these problems?
Don't just say ahhh how to communicate effectively with your doctor ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Learn how to bridge the communication gap between you and your doctor in this interactive session by one of the lead faculty who teach communication skills to our medical students. Discuss how the exam room setting can influence patients' needs, styles and constraints and how best to overcome these challenges to ensure a clear connection
Physical, emotional & spiritual comfort providing options through paliative care ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Gain an understanding of what palliative care is and how it can improve treatment and relief for patients with serious illness. The Palliative Care Program at Fletcher Allen, as well as common clinical problems managed by a palliative care consultation service, will also be discussed
From Albert Einstein to Napoleon Dynamite diagnosing Autism Spectrum Disorders ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Unnamed until the mid-20th century, autism spectrum disorders now appear to affect as many as 1 in 160 children. Are these epidemic numbers due to increased incidence or better diagnostic criteria and recognition. Find out which traits are considered autism-related and how these disorders are currently diagnosed
Heart attack the first 60 minutes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Dr. Dauerman discusses what a heart attack is, what causes atherosclerosis, blocked arteries, and heart attack, as well as how to diagnose a heart attack and how respond within the first sixty minutes of experiencing symptoms
Managing stroke modern approaches for improving recovery ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Stroke is the leading cause of adult disability in the western world and the third leading cause of death in North America. Technological advances over the last 15 years have brought about a rebirth in stroke medicine. Learn about the common signs and symptoms of stroke and explore tech-nological advances, including interventions used within hours of stroke, that help clinicians better diagnose and manage stroke
The sexual evolution preserving your sex life through the years ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Like all physical systems, sexuality changes over time, but current research shows that regardless of aging, interest in sexual activity continues. Explore the evolution of sexuality during the lifespan, including both normal sexual changes that occur over a lifetime and sexual changes influenced by medications, illnesses, surgeries and changing physical abilities. Develop a deeper understanding of how these issues can be addressed following a health- and well-being-focused approach to human sexual behavior
From the playing field to the bench knee injuries in young athletes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Examine the basic anatomy of the knee's anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), how ACL injuries occur, and which young athletes are most at risk for this injury based on basic laboratory research findings. ACL injury studies conducted at the University of Vermont, as well as other medical institutions, will be discussed
Who's taking care of me? introducing the health care team ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Dr. Taheri discusses the role of healthcare providers and the education required of these professionals, as well as the future of healthcare workforce. He talks about the human capital issues in healthcare by analyzing the core transaction between the provider and a patient
Bringing cutting-edge medicine to the community clinical trials at UVM/FAHC ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Moderated by Dr. Bernstein, three panelists discuss their research using clinical trials at the University of Vermont/Fletcher-Allen Health Care. Dr. Dixon talks about her work on asthma as it relates to obesity; Dr. Kirkpatrick discusses her research on vaccines for dengue fever; and Dr. Lustgarten talks about his work on cardiac electrophysiology
Rehabilitation and the road to recovery ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Dr. Knakal talks about the effects injury can have on the body, as well as discusses rehabilitation processes and recovery from injury
The silent killer screening for and treating aortic aneurysms ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
An aortic aneurysm, a bulging or weakening of the main artery leading away from the heart-- can occur in the abdomen or chest. This disease has been referred to as "The Silent Killer," because many patients do not experience symptoms until the aneurysm starts to leak or rupture and about 90 percent of patients with ruptured aneurysms do not survive. Discover how aneurysms occur and how they can be repaired electively to avoid their devastating consequence
Biomarkers and beyond the science of diagnosing Alzheimer's disease ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Dr. Pendlebury discusses how pathological changes in the brain of a person who develops Alzheimer's disease are present many years before any clinical symptoms develop. He introduces and defines Alzheimer's disease, summarizes current criteria used for diagnosis, and explores a rationale for new criteria for the diagnosis of preclinical Alzheimer's disease
Bad blood how success in the lab leads to success in treating leukemia and lymphoma ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Examine two blood cancers - lymphoma, which originates in the lymphatic system, and leukemia, which begins in a cell in the bone marrow. Review the signs and symptoms patients experience, find out what scientific discoveries have led to rapid advances in treatment options and how clinical trials, as well as the Vermont Cancer Center, have played a role in identifying new therapies
The stress of war supporting veterans' mental health needs ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Docters Paul Newhouse, Magdalena Naylor, Terry Rabinowitz, and Thomas Simpatico discuss various aspects of supporting the unique mental health needs of war veterans. Dr. Newhouse explains the trauma experienced by veterans during war, Dr. Naylor discusses her work on post traumatic stress disorder, Dr. Rabinowitz discribes a project using telemedicine used in treating veterans' mental health needs, and finally Dr. Simpatico talks about treatment for veterans in Vermont
All about knee why our largest joint wears out and how to replace it ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Dr. Halsey discusses the causes and therapy for osteoarthritis. In his lecture, Dr. Halsey covers the history of orthopaedics, what is osteoarthritis of the knee, the state of the condition and burdon/cost of knee osteoarthritis, treatment options for osteoarthritis of the knee, and emerging knowledge and research directions in this field
Hospice and palliative care medical support at the end of life ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Dr. Berry discusses
Spinal stenosis and back pain ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Dr. Monsey discusses what spinal stenosis is and its causes. He explains the pathophysiology of the spine and what changes occur in the spine to create stenosis. Finally he talks about the symptoms and treatment options for spinal stenosis
 
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