Institute Of Medicine Free eBooks (1)

ISBN: 0309150213, 9780309150217
Authors: Committee On The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative On The Future Of Nursing, At The Institute Of Medicine; Institute Of Medicine
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Keywords: acute, care, nursing, future, october, forum, summary
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The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative on the Future of Nursing, at the IOM, seeks to transform nursing as part of larger efforts to reform the health care system. The first of the Initiative's three forums was held on October 19, 2009, and focused on safety, technology, and interdisciplinary collaboration in acute care.......
ISBN: 0309152798, 9780309152792
Authors: Committee On The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative On The Future Of Nursing, At The Institute Of Medicine; Institute Of Medicine
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Keywords: care, community, nursing, future, december, forum, summary
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The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative on the Future of Nursing, at the IOM, seeks to build a blueprint for the future of nursing as part of larger efforts to reform the health care system. The second of the Initiative's three forums was held on December 3, 2009, and examined care in the community, focusing on community health, public health, primary care, and long-term care.......
ISBN: 0309152828, 9780309152822
Authors: Committee On The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative On The Future Of Nursing, At The Institute Of Medicine; Institute Of Medicine
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Keywords: nursing, education, future, forum, february, summary
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As the U.S. health care system continues to evolve, the role of nurses also needs to evolve. Nurses must strike a delicate balance among advancing science, translating and applying research, and caring for individuals and families across all settings. Preparing nurses to achieve this balance is a significant challenge. The education system should ensure that nurses have the intellectual capacity, ......
ISBN: 0309158230, 9780309158237
Authors: Committee On The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative On The Future Of Nursing, At The Institute Of Medicine; Institute Of Medicine
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Keywords: advancing, health, change, leading, nursing, future
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The Future of Nursingexplores how nurses' roles, responsibilities, and education should change significantly to meet the increased demand for care that will be created by health care reform and to advance improvements in America's increasingly complex health system. At more than 3 million in number, nurses make up the single largest segment of the health care work force.They also spend the great......
ISBN: 0309212685, 9780309212687
Authors: Alison Mack, Sharyl J. Nass, Rapporteurs; National Cancer Policy Forum; Institute Of Medicine; An American Society Of Clinical Oncology, Institute Of Medicine Workshop
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Keywords: century, workshop, summary, system, trials, national, cancer, clinical, implementing
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Clinical trials enable scientific discoveries to advance patient care, in addition to informing and guiding subsequent research. The National Cancer Institute's (NCI's) Clinical Trials Cooperative Group Program works to advance patient care and research. The Cooperative Group Program has been instrumental in establishing the standards for cancer patient care and clinical research methods. Despite ......
ISBN: 0309054885, 9780309054881
Authors: proceedings Of The Institute Of Medicine 25th Anniversary Symposium, Institute Of Medicine
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Keywords: century, health, vision
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This book contains the proceedings of the Institute of Medicine's 25th Anniversary Symposium. Its chapters comprise presentations by eminent health care professionals and policymakers concerning the challenges and opportunities that likely lie ahead for the United States--and internationally--over the next 25 years. These presentations cover such topics as world population and demography; global h......
ISBN: 0309042860, 9780309042864
Authors: annetine C. Gelijns, Editor; Committee On Technological Innovation In Medicine, Institute Of Medicine
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Keywords: investigation, clinical, methods, modern
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The very rapid pace of advances in biomedical research promises us a wide range of new drugs, medical devices, and clinical procedures. The extent to which these discoveries will benefit the public, however, depends in large part on the methods we choose for developing and testing them.Modern Methods of Clinical Investigation focuses on strategies for clinical evaluation and their role in uncoveri......
ISBN: 0309046955, 9780309046954
Authors: annetine C. Gelijns, Editor; Committee On Technology Innovation In Medicine, Institute Of Medicine
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Keywords: limits, era, care, health, technology
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The U.S. health care system is in a state of flux, and changes currently under way seem capable of exerting sizable effects on medical innovation.This volume explores how the rapid transition to managed care might affect the rate and direction of medical innovation. The experience with technological change in medicine in other nations whose health care systems have "single-payer" characteristics i......
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