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While serious infections can be transmitted from donated organs, the risk of passing Ebola virus disease from an organ donor to a recipient is extremely small.
Maternal mortality, or the death of a woman during pregnancy, at birth, or soon after birth, has been on the rise in the United States since the 1990s. Data suggest that over 50% of these deaths are preventable. One prevention strategy is the development and implementation of written protocols for obstetric emergency situations.
Novel research reveals that the risk of acute gout attacks is more than two times higher during the night or early morning hours than it is in the daytime. The study published in Arthritis & Rheumatology, a journal of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), confirms that nocturnal attacks persist even among those who did not consume alcohol and had a low amount of purine intake during the 24 hours prior to the gout attack.
Reductions in government healthcare spending in the European Union (EU) are associated with increased maternal mortality rates, suggests a new paper published today (10 December) in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (BJOG). However, if skilled birth attendants are in place, the association disappears, highlighting the potential importance of maternal care, finds the research.
Wiley today announced the following results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2015.
If you’re among the 88 percent of Americans who fail to achieve their New Year’s resolutions each year, authors Dan Britton, Jimmy Page, and Jon Gordon offer a simpler alternative with a much higher success rate: Choose One Word for 2015.
Are you thinking about starting your own business in 2015? Being your own boss could be the ticket out of your boring 9-to-5 job and the key to achieving a healthy work-life balance in the New Year, if only you had the capital to get started, right?
More Medications, Limited Literacy Reduces Adherence to Treatment Regimen by Liver Transplant Patients
A novel study found that liver transplant recipients with less understanding of treatment information and improper use of medications may be more likely to have trouble following the prescribed regimen. According to the study published in Liver Transplantation, a journal of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, the patients’ non-adherence is linked to adverse clinical outcomes, such as organ rejection or graft loss.
Authors Michael Horn and Heather Staker discuss their book, Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools.
MarketWatch Columnist Jennifer Openshaw Educates Financial Advisors on Proven Social Media Strategies in New Book!
The Socially Savvy Advisor: Compliant Social Media for the Financial Industry is the complete guide to creating an effective social media strategy without breaking the big rules. Written by an industry specialist Jennifer Openshaw, alongside Stuart Fross, Fidelity International's former general counsel, and Amy McIlwain, president of Financial Social Media, this book merges marketing basics with FINRA and SEC guidelines to help readers create an effective social media campaign specifically for the finance and investing world.
In the days shortly after giving birth, most mothers experience a period of increased calmness and decreased stress responses, but around 20% of mothers experience anxiety. Some women may become depressed, and around one in a thousand can develop psychosis. The latest evidence indicates that these distressing responses to motherhood are still poorly understood, but that animal research could provide valuable clues to their causes.
Metabolic syndrome is linked with an increased frequency and severity of lower urinary tract symptoms, but weight loss surgery may lessen these symptoms. The findings, which come from two studies published in BJU International, indicate that urinary problems may be added to the list of issues that can improve with efforts that address altered metabolism.
A new analysis has found that while clinical trial data support omitting radiation treatments in elderly women with early stage breast cancer, nearly two-thirds of these women continue to receive it.
Written by trader performance and psychology coach Steve Ward, this book provides a practical guide for traders, helping them to harness mindfulness techniques to take their trading performance to new levels.
Minecraft For Dummies, Portable Edition author Jacob Cordeiro and his mom, Kathy, address some of the questions parents may have about letting their kids play Minecraft and how Minecraft can benefit kids and enhance education-related skills.
New book fills the gap in branding literature for public sector organisations
“Happy New Year,” you say to yourself, hoping this year will be better… But underneath the seasonal glee, you secretly cringe at the though of your to-do list and overflowing inbox. Rethinking your goals for the year and managing more priorities than ever is going to require something new. Workplace performance expert Jason Womack explains how to get ready for a "productive" year ahead (and, why you'd want to!) and maybe even find the wherewithal to finally change your life.
New book provides accessible and provocative guide to the functioning of the financial system
Chinese Diabetes Society selects Wiley journal Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews as official scientific journal
The Chinese Diabetes Society (CDS) has selected Wiley’s Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews (DMMR) as its official scientific journal, marking a significant milestone for both parties. They signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in early November at CDS’ 18th Scientific Meeting in Guangzhou.
Wiley will release its fourth quarter results prior to market open on Tuesday, December 9, 2014. The Company has scheduled a conference call beginning at 10 a.m. EST that day to discuss the results.