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Fletcher Allen Health Care

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Works: 89 works in 93 publications in 1 language and 346 library holdings
Genres: Recipes  Conference papers and proceedings 
Classifications: RC684.D5,
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Most widely held works by Fletcher Allen Health Care
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?
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
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
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
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
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
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
Not all in your head what is a migraine and how is it treated ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Dr. Shapiro examines the myths, symptoms, and treatments of migraines. Learn about the misconceptions of migraine and what is actually occurring in the brain during migraine. Various methods for preventing and treating migraine are also discussed
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
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
Loud whispers symptoms, screening and treatment for ovarian cancer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The fifth-leading cause of cancer deaths in women, ovarian cancer can be difficult to diagnose, but careful attention to potential symptoms can result in early detection and better survival rates. Discuss the often-misleading signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer, what types of screening exams are available and who should get them, as well as treatment options and current research taking place
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
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
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
Vermont Cancer Center presents 14th Annual Breast Cancer Conference ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Six speakers at the 14th Annual Breast Cancer Conference present their research. Presentations include new insights and findings about the prevention, causes, and treatment of breast cancer
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
Scratching the surface poison ivy and other allergic rashes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Allergic contact dermatitis is a red, itchy rash that results when a person becomes allergic to something that comes in contact with the skin. Poison ivy is a classic example, but allergy to fragrances, preservatives and metals is becoming increasingly common n. Determine what types of rashes could be "allergic contact dermatitis" and discuss common and uncommon causes and treatments, as well as myths and misunderstandings regarding this condition
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
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
 
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