Ukraine steadfast in tackling gender-based violence, despite pandemic-related increases


KYIV, Ukraine –“Sometimes we receive telephone calls where a woman asks for help for her neighbour. She says, ‘My neighbour is suffering, what do you advise?’ And I can hear her voice is trembling, and I realise that she is not speaking about her neighbour, but about herself,” described Tetyana Franchuk, a psychologist who works a UNFPA-supported psychosocial team south of Kyiv.

Source: UNFPA NewsCategory: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Source Type: news

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CONCLUSIONS: This single practice study showed total patient contact was similar over both sample periods, but most contact in 2020 was virtual. Further longitudinal multi-practice studies to confirm these findings and describe future consultation patterns are needed to inform general practice service delivery post-COVID-19.
PMID: 33032304 [PubMed – in process]

Curious what people think with pandemic and lack of away rotations.

Source: Student Doctor NetworkCategory: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Tags: Radiation Oncology Source Type: forums

Publication date: 15 February 2021Source: Personality and Individual Differences, Volume 170Author(s): Brian W. Haas, Fumiko Hoeft, Kazufumi Omura

Publication date: Available online 10 October 2020Source: Academic PediatricsAuthor(s): Bonnie Crume

Authors: Lam PT
PMID: 33034296 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]

Source: BMJ NewsCategory: General Medicine Source Type: research

We moved into together on March 14. Overnight, we went from being two individuals with whole, separate lives to being a single, quarantined entity.

Source: L.A. Times – HealthCategory: Consumer Health News Authors: Source Type: news

Los Alamitos students in Orange County were among the first in the state to return to campus. Just across the county line, distance learning remains the norm for Long Beach students, frustrating some families.

Source: L.A. Times – HealthCategory: Consumer Health News Authors: Source Type: news

CONCLUSION: Our study showed that transaminitis on admission was associated with severe clinical outcomes such as admission to the intensive care unit, need for mechanical ventilation, and mortality.
PMID: 33033568 [PubMed]

Publication date: Available online 9 October 2020Source: Cancer CellAuthor(s): Melinda A. Pruis, Burhan Hussain, Marleen Bakker, Rogier A.S. Hoek, Jelle R. Miedema, Anne-Marie C. Dingemans, Marthe S. Paats

Source: Cancer CellCategory: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: research


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