Main

  • Health sciences

    Health sciences

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Health sciences

    • Academic health science centres

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Academic health science centres


      Wikipedia
    • Audiology

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Audiology


      Wikipedia
    • Auxology

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Auxology


      Wikipedia
    • Biological engineering

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Biological engineering


      Wikipedia
    • Dentistry

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Dentistry


      Wikipedia
    • Epidemiology

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Epidemiology


      Wikipedia
    • Health physicists

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Health physicists


      Wikipedia
    • Health sciences schools in Nigeria

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Health sciences schools in Nigeria


      Wikipedia
    • Health sciences schools in the United States

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Health sciences schools in the United States


      Wikipedia
    • Healthcare journals

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Healthcare journals


      Wikipedia
    • Medicine

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Medicine


      Wikipedia
    • Midwifery

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Midwifery


      Wikipedia
    • Nursing

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Nursing


      Wikipedia
    • Pharmaceutical sciences

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Pharmaceutical sciences


      Wikipedia
    • Public health

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Public health


      Wikipedia
    • Seventh-day Adventists in health science

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Seventh-day Adventists in health science


      Wikipedia
    • Social work

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Social work


      Wikipedia
    • Translational medicine

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Translational medicine


      Wikipedia
    • Veterinary medicine

    • This piglix contains articles or sub-piglix about Veterinary medicine


      Wikipedia
    • Outline of health sciences

    • The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to health sciences: Health sciences – are applied sciences that address the use of science, technology, engineering or mathematics in the delivery of healthcare. ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Biomedical sciences

    • Biomedical sciences are a set of applied sciences applying portions of natural science or formal science, or both, to develop knowledge, interventions, or technology that are of use in healthcare or public health. Such disciplines as medical microbiology, clinical virology, clinical epidemiology, genetic epidemiology, ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Academic health science centre

    • An academic health science(s) centre (AHSC; also known as an academic health science(s) system, an academic health science(s) partnership or an academic medical centre) is a partnership between one or more universities and healthcare providers focusing on research, clinical services, education and training. AHSCs are i ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Jeanne Achterberg

    • Jeanne Achterberg (8 April 1942 - 7 March 2012) was an American psychologist known for investigating the therapeutic application of guided imagery and creative visualization. Achterberg was originally influenced by her collaboration with O. Carl Simonton, a specialist in radiology and oncology, and a pioneer of psycho ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Acquired characteristic

    • An acquired characteristic is a non-heritable change in a function or structure of a living biotic material caused after birth by disease, injury, accident, deliberate modification, variation, repeated use, disuse, or misuse, or other environmental influences. Acquired traits, which is synonymous with acquired characte ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Altitude training

    • Altitude training is the practice by some endurance athletes of training for several weeks at high altitude, preferably over 2,400 metres (8,000 ft) above sea level, though more commonly at intermediate altitudes due to the shortage of suitable high-altitude locations. At intermediate altitudes, the air still contai ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Ancestry-informative marker

    • An ancestry-informative marker (AIM) is a set of polymorphisms for a locus, generally from humans, which exhibits substantially different frequencies between populations from different geographical regions. By using a number of AIMs one can estimate the geographical origins of the ancestors of an individual and ascert ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Athletic training

    • Athletic training has been recognized by the American Medical Association (AMA) as an allied health care profession since June 1991. "Athletic training is practiced by athletic trainers, health care professionals who collaborate with physicians to optimize activity and participation of patients and clients. Athletic t ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Audiology

    • Audiology (from Latin audÄ«re, "to hear"; and from Greek -λογία, ) is a branch of science that studies hearing, balance, and related disorders. Its practitioners, who treat those with hearing loss and proactively prevent related damage are audiologists. Employing various testing strategies (e.g. hearin ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Automated Neuropsychological Assessment Metrics

    • Automated Neuropsychological Assessment Metrics (ANAM), is a library of computer-based assessments of cognitive domains including attention, concentration, reaction time, memory, processing speed, and decision-making. ANAM has been administered nearly two million times in a variety of applications and settings. ANAM pr ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Auxology

    • Auxology, sometimes called auxanology (from Greek αὔξω, auxō, or αὐξάνω, auxanō, "grow"; and -λογία, -logia), is a meta-term covering the study of all aspects of human physical growth (though it is also a fundamental of biology, generally speaking). Auxology is a h ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Bioanalysis

    • Bioanalysis is a sub-discipline of analytical chemistry covering the quantitative measurement of xenobiotics (drugs and their metabolites, and biological molecules in unnatural locations or concentrations) and biotics (macromolecules, proteins, DNA, large molecule drugs, metabolites) in biological systems. Many sc ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Bioelectrical impedance analysis

    • Bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) is a commonly used method for estimating body composition, and in particular body fat. Since the advent of the first commercially available devices in the mid-1980s the method has become popular owing to its ease of use, portability of the equipment and its relatively low cost com ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Biomedical technology

    • Biomedical technology broadly refers to the application of engineering and technology principles to the domain of living or biological systems. Usually inclusion of the term biomedical denotes a principal emphasis on problems related to human health and diseases, whereas terms like "biotechnology" can be medical, envir ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Biomin


    • Biosystems engineering

    • In Europe, biosystems engineering is a field of engineering which integrates engineering science and design with applied biological and environmental sciences. It represents an evolution of engineering disciplines applied to all living organisms not including biomedical applications. Therefore, biosystems engineering i ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Body area network

    • A body area network (BAN), also referred to as a wireless body area network (WBAN) or a body sensor network (BSN), is a wireless network of wearable computing devices. BAN devices may be embedded inside the body, implants, may be surface-mounted on the body in a fixed position Wearable technology or may be accompanied ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Clinical nutrition

    • Clinical nutrition is nutrition of patients in health care. in this sense refers to the management of patients, including not only outpatients at clinics, but also (and mainly) inpatients in hospitals. It incorporates primarily the scientific fields of nutrition and dietetics. It aims to keep a healthy energy balance ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Compounding

    • Pharmaceutical compounding (done in compounding pharmacies) is the creation of a particular pharmaceutical product to fit the unique need of a patient. To do this, compounding pharmacists combine or process appropriate ingredients using various tools. This may be done for medically necessary reasons, such as to change ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Comprehensive Model of Information Seeking

    • The Comprehensive Model of Information Seeking, or CMIS, is a theoretical construct designed to predict how people will seek information. It was first developed by J. David Johnson and has been utilized by a variety of disciplines including Library and Information Science and Health Communication. The CMIS has been em ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Computer-aided diagnosis

    • In radiology, computer-aided detection (CADe), also called computer-aided diagnosis (CADx), are systems that assist doctors in the interpretation of medical images. Imaging techniques in X-ray, MRI, and ultrasound diagnostics yield a great deal of information that the radiologist or other professional has to analyze an ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Computer-aided simple triage

    • Computer-aided simple triage (CAST) are computerized methods or systems that assist physicians in initial interpretation and classification of medical images. CAST is a sub-class of computer-aided diagnosis (CAD). CAST software systems perform a fully automatic initial triage (classification) of diagnostic medical imag ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Dental discount plan

    • A dental discount plan, also known as a referral plan, is a membership-based discount plan for dental health maintenance and intervention. In it, the patient pays the entire cost of a rate negotiated between the dentist and the referring company, usually between 10-60% of normal cost. These plans emerged as an alterna ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Dentistry

    • Dentistry

      Dentistry is a branch of medicine that is involved in the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders and conditions of the oral cavity, commonly in the dentition but also the oral mucosa, and of adjacent and related structures and tissues, particularly in the maxillofacial (jaw and facial) area. ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Epidemiology

    • Epidemiology is the study and analysis of the patterns, causes, and effects of health and disease conditions in defined populations. It is the cornerstone of public health, and shapes policy decisions and evidence-based practice by identifying risk factors for disease and targets for preventive healthcare. Epidemiologi ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Epidemiology data for low-linear energy transfer radiation

    • Epidemiological studies of the health effects of low levels of ionizing radiation, in particular the incidence and mortality from various forms of cancer, have been carried out in different population groups exposed to such radiation. These have included survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 194 ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Exclusive provider organization

    • In the United States, an exclusive provider organization is a hybrid health insurance plan in which a primary care provider is not necessary, but in which health care providers must be seen within a predetermined network. Out of network care is not provided, and visits require pre-authorization. Doctors are paid as a f ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Gateway drug theory

    • Gateway drug theory (alternatively, stepping-stone theory, escalation hypothesis, or progression hypothesis) is a comprehensive catchphrase for the medical theory that the use of a psychoactive drug can be coupled to an increased probability of the use of further drugs. Possible causes are biological alterations in the ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Genetic admixture

    • Genetic admixture occurs when two or more previously isolated populations begin interbreeding. Admixture results in the introduction of new genetic lineages into a population. It has been known to slow local adaptation by introducing foreign, unadapted genotypes (known as gene swamping). It also prevents speciation by ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Genetic counseling

    • Genetic counseling is the process by which the patients or relatives at risk of an inherited disorder are advised of the consequences and nature of the disorder, the probability of developing or transmitting it, and the options open to them in management and family planning. This complex process can be separated into d ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Guidelines International Network

    • Guidelines International Network G-I-N

      The Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) is an international scientific association of organisations and individuals interested and involved in development and application of evidence-based guidelines and health care information. The network supports evidence-based health care and improved health outcomes by reduci ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Hazard Communication Standard

    • The Hazard Communication Standard requires employers to disclose toxic and hazardous substances in workplaces. This is related to the Worker Protection Standard. Specifically, this requires unrestricted employee access to the Material Safety Data Sheet or equivalent, and appropriate training needed to understand healt ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Health effects from noise

    • Noise health effects are the health consequences of regular exposure, to consistent elevated sound levels. Elevated workplace or environmental noise can cause hearing impairment, hypertension, ischemic heart disease, annoyance, and sleep disturbance. Changes in the immune system and birth defects have been also attribu ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Health management system

    • The health management system (HMS) is an evolutionary medicine regulative process proposed by Nicholas Humphrey in which actuarial assessment of fitness and economic-type cost–benefit analysis determines the body’s regulation of its physiology and health. This incorporation of cost–benefit calculations i ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Health Sciences Descriptors

    • DeCS – Health Sciences Descriptors is a structured and trilingual thesaurus created by BIREME – Latin American and Caribbean Center on Health Sciences Information – in 1987 for indexing scientific journal articles, books, proceedings of congresses, technical reports and other types of materials, as well ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Health technology

    • Health technology is defined by the World Health Organization as the "application of organized knowledge and skills in the form of devices, medicines, vaccines, procedures and systems developed to solve a health problem and improve quality of lives." This includes the pharmaceuticals, devices, procedures and organizati ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • InGeneron

    • InGeneron Inc.

      InGeneron Inc. is a privately owned multinational medical device and biotechnology company headquartered in Houston, Texas, United States and with European headquarters in Munich, Germany. InGeneron develops, manufactures, licenses and sells regenerative cell separation and diagnostics tools. InGeneron's technologies e ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Insilicos

    • Insilicos Proteomics Pipeline Insilicos is a life science software company founded in 2002 by Erik Nilsson, Brian Pratt and Bryan Prazen. Insilicos develops scientific computing software to provide software for disease diagnoses. Insilicos' key technologies includes pattern recognition techniques to interpret proteom ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Kinaesthetics

    • Kinaesthetics is the study of body motion, and of the perception (both conscious and unconscious) of one's own body motions. The perception of continuous movement (kinesthesia) is largely unconscious. A conscious proprioception is achieved through increased awareness. Kinaesthetics involves the teaching and personal de ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Medical Nutrition

    • Medical Nutrition is a therapeutic composition developed to satisfy the nutritional requirements of patients that have specific medical conditions in a manner that supports their physical upkeep, treatment procedure, and symptom management. Normally, individuals obtain the necessary nutrients their bodies require thro ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Medical nutrition therapy

    • Medical nutrition therapy (MNT) is a therapeutic approach to treating medical conditions and their associated symptoms via the use of a specifically tailored diet devised and monitored by a medical doctor physician, registered dietitian,or professional nutritionist. The diet is based upon the patient's medical record, ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Medical research

    • Biomedical research (or experimental medicine) is in general simply known as medical research. It is the basic research (also called bench science or bench research),applied research, or translational research conducted to aid and support the development of knowledge in the field of medicine. An important kind of medi ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Medicine

    • Medicine

      Medicine (British English i/ˈmɛdsáµ»n/; American English i/ˈmɛdáµ»sáµ»n/) is the science and practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. The word "medicine" is derived from Latin medicus, meaning "a physician". Medicine encompasses a variety of health care practices evolved to ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Midwifery

    • Midwifery

      Midwifery, as known as obstetrics, is a health science and health profession that deals with pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period (including care of the newborn), besides sexual and reproductive health of women throughout their lives. In many countries, midwifery is a medical profession (special for its ind ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • National & Gulf Center for Evidence Based Health Practice


    • National minimum dataset

    • In health informatics, a national minimum dataset is a database of health encounters held by a central repository. Minimum implies that the data fields will be only those required to aggregate information for the purposes of administering the health system in the particular country and for reporting information requir ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Neuroimmunology

    • Neuroimmunology is a field combining neuroscience, the study of the nervous system, and immunology, the study of the immune system. Neuroimmunologists seek to better understand the interactions of these two complex systems during development, homeostasis, and response to injuries. A long-term goal of this rapidly devel ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Novus International

    • Novus International, Inc., headquartered in metro St. Louis, Missouri, U.S., is an animal health and nutrition company. It serves customers ranging from animal nutritionists to veterinarians, to individual animal owners. Novus is privately owned by Mitsui & Co. (U.S.), and Nippon Soda Co., Ltd. and operates in over 90 ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Nursing

    • Nurse

      Nursing is a profession within the health care sector focused on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life. Nurses may be differentiated from other health care providers by their approach to patient care, training, and scope of practic ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Nursing assessment

    • Nursing assessment is the gathering of information about a patient's physiological, psychological, sociological, and spiritual status by a licensed Registered Nurse. Nursing assessment is the first step in the Nursing process. The Nursing assessment can not be delegated to unlicensed personnel. It differs from a medica ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Nutrigenetics

    • Nutrigenetics aims to identify how genetic variation affects response to nutrients. This knowledge can be applied to optimise health, and prevent or treat diseases. The ultimate aim of nutrigenetics is to offer people personalized nutrition based on their genetic makeup. Due to naturally occurring mutations humans ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Nutrition


    • Occupational hygiene

    • Occupational (or "industrial" in the U.S.) hygiene (IH) is the anticipation, recognition, evaluation, control and prevention of hazards from work that may result in injury, illness, or affect the well being of workers. These hazards or stressors are typically divided into the categories biological, chemical, physical, ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences


    • The Organon of the Healing Art

    • Organon of the Art of Healing

      Organon of the Art of Healing (Organon der rationellen Heilkunde) by Samuel Hahnemann, 1810, laid out the doctrine of his ideas of homeopathy. The work was repeatedly revised by Hahnemann and published in six editions, with the name changed from the second onwards to Organon of Medicine (Organon der Heilkunst). Ha ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Ovid Technologies

    • Ovid Technologies, Inc. (or just Ovid for short), part of the Wolters Kluwer group of companies, provides access to online bibliographic databases, academic journals, and other products, chiefly in the area of health sciences. The National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE database was once its chief product but, as this i ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Participatory ergonomics

    • Industrial Ergonomics programs seek to identify and correct factors that negatively impact the physical health of their workers. Participatory ergonomics programs seek to maximize the involvement of the workers in this process based on the simple fact that a worker is an expert on his or her job. The participatory appr ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Pharmaceutical sciences

    • The pharmaceutical sciences are a group of interdisciplinary areas of study concerned with the design, action, delivery, and disposition of drugs. They apply knowledge from chemistry (inorganic, physical, biochemical and analytical), biology (anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, cell biology, and molecular biology), epid ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Phylomedicine

    • Phylomedicine is an emerging discipline at the intersection of medicine, genomics, and evolution. It focuses on the use of evolutionary knowledge to predict functional consequences of mutations found in personal genomes and populations. Modern technologies have made genome sequencing accessible, and biomedical scienti ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Physical literacy

    • Physical literacy is a fundamental and valuable human capability that can be described as a disposition acquired by human individuals encompassing the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and understanding that establishes purposeful physical pursuits as an integral part of their lifestyle. The funda ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Physical therapy

    • Physical therapy

      Physical therapy (PT), also known as physiotherapy, is a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialty that, by using mechanical force and movements, remediates impairments and promotes mobility, function, and quality of life through examination, diagnosis, prognosis, and physical intervention. It is performed by phys ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Phytomedicine

    • Phytomedicine is the science of illness and damage to plants, the causes thereof, their manifestations, their development, their dissemination, methods for maintaining plant health and also measures used to control plant diseases and their causes. The Deutsche Phytomedizinische Gesellschaft (German Phytomedicine Societ ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Project TIME


    • Psychoeducation

    • Psychoeducation refers to the education offered to individuals with a mental health condition and their families to help empower them and deal with their condition in an optimal way. Frequently psychoeducational training involves individuals with schizophrenia, clinical depression, anxiety disorders, psychotic illnesse ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Psychoneuroimmunology

    • Psychoneuroimmunology (PNI), also referred to as psychoendoneuroimmunology (PENI) or psychoneuroendocrinoimmunology (PNEI), is the study of the interaction between psychological processes and the nervous and immune systems of the human body. PNI takes an interdisciplinary approach, incorporating psychology, neuroscienc ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Radiobiology evidence for protons and HZE nuclei

    • Studies with protons and HZE nuclei of relative biological effectiveness for molecular, cellular, and tissue endpoints, including tumor induction, demonstrate risk from space radiation exposure. This evidence may be extrapolated to applicable chronic conditions that are found in space and from the heavy ion beams that ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Real ear measurement

    • Real ear measurement (REM, also known as insitu- or probe microphone measurement) is the measurement of sound pressure level in a patient's ear canal developed when a hearing aid is worn. It is measured with the use of a silicone probe tube inserted in the canal connected to a microphone outside the ear and is done to ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Right to know

    • "Right to know", in the context of United States workplace and community environmental law, is the legal principle that the individual has the right to know the chemicals to which they may be exposed in their daily living. It is embodied in federal law in the United States as well as in local laws in several states. "R ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Safety confirmation


    • Shelf Life Extension Program

    • The Shelf Life Extension Program (SLEP) is a joint program of the United States Department of Defense and the Food and Drug Administration which aims to reduce the cost to the military of maintaining stockpiles of certain pharmaceuticals. Under SLEP, medications are tested for safety and stability for extended periods ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Short-term exposure limit

    • A short-term exposure limit (STEL) is the acceptable average exposure over a short period of time, usually 15 minutes as long as the time-weighted average is not exceeded. STEL is a term used in occupational health, industrial hygiene and toxicology. The STEL may be a legal limit in the United States for exposure of a ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Splanchnology

    • Splanchnology is the study of the visceral organs, i.e. digestive, urinary, reproductive and respiratory systems. The term derives from the Neo-Latin splancho-, from the Greek σπλάγχνα, meaning "viscera". More broadly, splanchnology includes all the components of the Neuro-Endo-Immune (NEI) Sup ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • TEDMED

    • TEDMED

      Richard Saul Wurman TEDMED is an annual conference focusing on health and medicine, with a year-round web based community. TEDMED is an independent event operating under license from the nonprofit TED conference. As of 2014[update], TEDMED staff operates from Stamford, Connecticut. Talks given at TEDMED combine ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Test (assessment)

    • A test or examination (informally, exam or evaluation) is an assessment intended to measure a test-taker's knowledge, skill, aptitude, physical fitness, or classification in many other topics (e.g., beliefs). A test may be administered verbally, on paper, on a computer, or in a confined area that requires a test taker ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Top 10 medical innovations (Cleveland Clinic)

    • The Top 10 Medical Innovations is an annual list (since 2007) selected in October each year by a panel of Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists. For consideration on the list, the development is considered likely to be available to the public in the upcoming year, and additionally is expected to have a significant ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Trans-Proteomic Pipeline

    • The Trans-Proteomic Pipeline (TPP) is an open-source data analysis software for proteomics developed at the Institute for Systems Biology (ISB) by the Ruedi Aebersold group under the Seattle Proteome Center. The TPP includes PeptideProphet, ProteinProphet, ASAPRatio, XPRESS and Libra. PeptideProphet performs stati ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Veterinary medicine

    • Veterinary medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease, disorder and injury in non-human animals. The scope of veterinary medicine is wide, covering all animal species, both domesticated and wild, with a wide range of conditions which can affect different specie ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    • Visual impairment due to intracranial pressure

    • Spaceflight induced visual impairment is hypothesized to be a result of increased intracranial pressure. The study of visual changes and intracranial pressure (ICP) in astronauts on long-duration flights is a relatively recent topic of interest to Space Medicine professionals. Although reported signs and symptoms have ... Read »


      Wikipedia
    Wikipedia
  • What Else?

    • Health sciences

Extras