982 Articles Matching "survey"

Early research on Apple's Health Records service suggests patients generally like it

Jan 14, 2019 , CNBC Health
Researchers at UC San Diego surveyed patients to see how they like Apple's Health Records...
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DSN, HRG survey finds 3 indicators of future beauty category growth

Jan 12, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
A recent survey of retailers, manufacturers and service providers in the beauty category has indicated that current category performance, merchandising execution and retail reinvention are indicators of future growth. Read More...
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Even in the U.S., poor women often can't afford tampons, pads

Jan 11, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - A survey of low-income women in a large U.S. city finds that nearly two-thirds couldn't afford menstrual hygiene products such as tampons or pads during the previous year....
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Survey: Consumers use mobile discounts on in-store purchases

Jan 10, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
According to “Surviving the Retail Apocalypse,” a new survey of more than 1,000 consumers of all ages from Yes Marketing, 57% of consumers have used a retailer’s mobile app while shopping in the store. Read More...
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Patients Are At Risk For Accidental Dislodgement Of IV Catheters, Study Shows

Jan 10, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Accidental dislodgement of intravenous devices is a common occurrence that has a significant impact on patient safety, according to a clinical survey of nurses and vascular access specialists. Results of the survey are published in the latest issue of the Journal of the Association for Vascular Acce......
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Study Shows NPs Play Vital Role In Oral Health Care And Disparities

Jan 03, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A national survey of nurse practitioner (NP) training program educators, conducted by the Center for Integration of Primary Care and Oral Health (CIPCOH), reveals that a large majority of responders believe graduates’ level of oral health training and competence is at a high level, and therefore NPs......
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Doctor moms struggle with discrimination, too

Dec 26, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Doctor moms regularly run up against discrimination, sometimes subtle and sometimes blatant, a new survey finds....
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Pharmacists rank 3rd in Gallup 2018 survey of honesty

Dec 22, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Pharmacists took third place in Gallup's 2018 survey of honesty, with doctors ranking second, and nurses placing first. Read More...
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Breaking onto Boards: Tips for Nurses

Dec 19, 2018 , American Journal of Nursing
Photo by Steve Debenport / . A 2014 survey by the American Hospital Association found that nurses—the largest group of health care professionals—held just 5% of hospital board seats (by comparison, physicians held 20%). It goes without saying that health care organizations stand to gain valuable insight and leadership by including more nurses [...] The post Breaking onto Boards: Tips for Nurses appeared first on Off the...
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Should Flu Vaccine Be Mandatory for Medical Staff?

Dec 19, 2018 , WebMD
The survey comes after an unidentified nurse was allegedly fired for refusing to get a flu vaccine, drawing the attention of protesters who supported what they said was a violation of her conscience protection...
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EMRs, APIs, App stores and all that: More data

Dec 19, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Health 2.0's Matt Holt talks results of Health 2.0's EMR API...
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For Teens: Vaping Up, Opioid and Alcohol Use Down

Dec 18, 2018 , WebMD
After alcohol, vaping is the second-most common form of substance use in the United States, the survey...
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One in four U.S. parents unprepared for holiday hangover

Dec 18, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - While most parents heading out for alcohol-infused holiday parties will have arranged for child care while they're out and for transportation back home in case they become tipsy, one in four won't have put much thought into how they'll handle the kids if they have a hangover the next morning, a U.S. survey suggests....
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Teen vaping continues to rise while other drug use declines, survey finds

Dec 18, 2018 , CNN Health
Vaping among America's teenagers continues to climb, while the use of other substances -- such as alcohol and opioids -- has declined in recent years, according to a new report....
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Unprecedented Increase In Teens’ Vaping Habits Has Health Experts Worried Even As Other Drug Use Decreases

Dec 18, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The findings suggest that the total number of high school students using tobacco surged by 1.3 million between 2017 and 2018. In all that time, the researchers who conduct the survey have never seen a drug’s popularity explode the way vaping did in the past...
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E-cigarette usage nearly doubles in U.S. high-schools: survey

Dec 17, 2018 , Reuters
The percentage of high school seniors who used e-cigarettes in the last 30 days nearly doubled to 20.9 percent from last year, results of a survey released by the National Institute on Drug Abuse showed on Monday....
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Data Points: More healthcare workers born (outside) the USA

Dec 15, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The healthcare sector continues to lead the way in hiring. A new study found more than 16% of healthcare professionals surveyed in 2016 were born outside the...
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Stigma may keep people from getting weight loss surgery

Dec 14, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Most obese patients who qualify for weight loss surgery don't seek it out, and that may be due at least partly to stigma, a U.S. survey suggests....
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Weight Loss Surgery Carries 'Easy Way Out' Stigma

Dec 13, 2018 , WebMD
Almost 40 percent of nearly a thousand people surveyed in a new study thought weight loss surgery (or "bariatric surgery") was this kind of lazy, quick fix for weight...
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Almost Half of U.S. Adults to Skip Flu Shot

Dec 12, 2018 , RxList
More than 40% of Americans have not been vaccinated against the flu this year and don't plan to get vaccinated, despite repeated warnings about the potential dangers and last year's record number of flu-related deaths, a new survey...
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