Personalized Medicine to Reduce Adverse Drug Outcomes in People with Mental Illness

Personalized Medicine to Reduce Adverse Drug Outcomes in People with Mental Illness
Pittsburgh, Pa (PRWEB) February 03, 2015 Geneticists at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health will provide their scientific expertise to a new initiative aimed at preventing and reducing the adverse effects of medications in people with mental illnesses. The research project will take a personalized medicine approach to managing drug therapy ...

Nursing Professor Bonnie Franckowiak to Present Research in March on Effect of Self-Efficacy on Treatment Outcomes of Methadone Program Patients

Nursing Professor Bonnie Franckowiak to Present Research in March on Effect of Self-Efficacy on Treatment Outcomes of Methadone Program Patients
Takoma Park, Md. (PRWEB) January 27, 2015 Professor Bonnie Franckowiak, who teaches graduate nursing courses in the Washington Adventist University (WAU) School of Graduate and Professional Studies, will present research on the treatment outcomes for addicts in a methadone program at the 17th Annual Conference of the International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses (ISPN) at ...

New Study Links Enzyme with Poor Mesothelioma Outcomes, According to Surviving Mesothelioma

New Study Links Enzyme with Poor Mesothelioma Outcomes, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 Scientists studying a call surface protein called CD157 say it can impact multiple aspects of mesothelioma – from how fast it grows to how easily it spreads – and may even affect chemotherapy response. Surviving Mesothelioma has just posted an article on the new research. Click here to read ...

Memorial Health Care System Uses FaceTime Smartphone Technology to Improve Outcomes for Stroke Patients

Memorial Health Care System Uses FaceTime Smartphone Technology to Improve Outcomes for Stroke Patients
Hollywood, FL (PRWEB) November 25, 2014 Memorial Healthcare System of Hollywood, Florida, is using smartphone technology to improve outcomes for stroke patients and ultimately save lives. FaceTime video is the fundamental tool in a new pilot program in which Memorial Healthcare System is working with Miramar Fire Rescue in Miramar, Florida, to obtain valuable ...