Navigation Links
Wayne State embarks on study to improve identification of women at high risk of stroke
Date:1/25/2013

arded much smaller grants for didactic CME sessions such as grand rounds or a one-day symposium.

David Pieper, Ph.D., assistant dean for Continuing Medical Education (CME) for the School of Medicine, said there has been a nationwide movement by the CME community to try to integrate CME into clinical quality improvement initiatives. One method for accomplishing this is a new type of CME called "Performance Improvement CME," in which physicians can receive up to 20 category 1 CME credits for measuring the percentage of their patients meeting treatment guidelines for certain conditions, designing methods to improve, and then re-measuring percent compliance.

Pfizer officials, Pieper explained, recently decided to move in this direction by changing the way the company contributes to CME programs. The company now spends 10 percent of its CME funds on grand rounds or symposiums. The remaining 90 percent is invested in projects in which Pfizer announces requests for proposals and CME providers submit proposals for large projects designed to improve physician performance in certain areas of patient care.

"There are a lot of advantages for us to participate in this kind of project," Pieper said. "We will attempt to improve the screening and treatments our patients receive. Our physicians receive a lot of CME credits (without leaving their practice site). The projects will facilitate our residency programs in meeting new accreditation standards involving quality improvement, and may enhance our clinics in reaching certain quality benchmarks."


'/>"/>

Contact: Julie O'Connor
julie.oconnor@wayne.edu
313-577-8845
Wayne State University - Office of the Vice President for Research
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Wayne State University researcher examines proteins role in diabetic retinopathy
2. Wayne State University researcher seeks to understand link between obesity, flu severity
3. Algae extract increases good cholesterol levels, Wayne State research finds
4. Wayne State develops better understanding of memory retrieval between children and adults
5. Wayne State research team finds possible clue to progression of MS
6. Wayne State researchers say adolescent smoking prevention programs still critical
7. Wayne State University researcher recognized by American Psychological Association
8. CDC funds Wayne State University research to understand, prevent teen dating violence
9. Wayne State researcher finds possible clue to childrens early antisocial behavior
10. Wayne State University researcher to evaluate success of text message diabetes intervention
11. Study reveals how cancer drug causes diabetic-like state
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/22/2014)... 2014 Lintelus, Inc., an event software ... of Sales, will be speaking on the subject of ... on October 28, at the Holiday Inn in New ... as well as a Tech Demo at 12:45pm, to ... a more engaging event experience. , The Annual Meetings ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, ... weight and length may be showing a genetic propensity for ... certain genes have been linked to increased body fat, but ... and lean muscle, the researchers said. At 1 year, ... ages 2 and 3, however, these genes were linked to ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Tara Haelle HealthDay Reporter , ... young adult men may lead to increased blood pressure, according ... a similar rise in blood pressure for young adult women ... young adult women drank lightly or moderately, their risk of ... "This finding parallels studies in older adult men and ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, Oct. 20, 2014 (HealthDay ... for health workers treating Ebola patients, now requiring full body ... at all times. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control ... Dallas nurses contracted Ebola while caring for the first ... Duncan. Nina Pham is currently being treated for her infection ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... October 20, 2014 With a mere ... Charlie Crist made a brief fundraising stop at the ... Thursday. , Fresh from a debate last night with ... the stage for the first seven minutes because Crist ... governor described the incident in one word: "weird." , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Jay Cormier, Sr. Vice President of Sales for Lintelus, Speaks about Event Technology Integration at Meetings Technology Expo in NYC 2Health News:Tall, Heavy 1-Year-Olds May Be at Risk for Obesity Later, Study Finds 2Health News:Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young Men 2Health News:Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young Men 3Health News:Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young Men 4Health News:CDC Tightens Rules on Caring for Ebola Patients 2Health News:CDC Tightens Rules on Caring for Ebola Patients 3Health News:At Crist Fundraiser, Dan Newlin Says, "No More Robert Germans," Will Seek Changes to Florida Missing Persons Law 2Health News:At Crist Fundraiser, Dan Newlin Says, "No More Robert Germans," Will Seek Changes to Florida Missing Persons Law 3
... is more involved in baby,care than ever before. Whether you,re ... or a new dad to whom the dear wife has ... pack in the "diaper,dude":, The Moms on Call Guide ... nurse moms, is a guidebook for new dads that comes,with ...
... why some nonsmokers contract the disease, study says , , TUESDAY, ... the risk of lung cancer, even in nonsmokers, researchers report. ... gene double someones risk of developing lung cancer, regardless of ... why some nonsmokers develop the disease, said study author Dr. ...
... Somanetics Corporation,(Nasdaq: SMTS ) announced today that it ... Administration (FDA) to expand the labeling for its,INVOS Cerebral/Somatic ... serve to support our ongoing efforts,in the pediatric and ... Somanetics, president and CEO. "First, the 510(k) expands,the indication ...
... CHICAGO, May 27 The Academy of General,Dentistry ... Health,Initiative Act of 2008" by Sen. Benjamin Cardin ... 3064, proposes the establishment of a,multi-faceted approach to ... oral health working group to assess existing federal ...
... 2008 Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: SCMP) and Takeda ... 8 mcg capsules are now available by prescription in ... Bowel Syndrome with Constipation (IBS-C) in women 18 years ... available by prescription to treat Chronic Idiopathic Constipation in ...
... ALEXANDRIA, Va. A guest editorial published in the ... celebrates the,successes of the National Institute of Dental and ... oral health in the United States. Authored by NIDCR ... the editorial examines how oral health research and the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Father's Day is Almost Here: Two Pediatric Nurses, Moms, Offer Practical Guidebook & DVD for New Dads 2Health News:Common Genetic Variant Tied to Lung Cancer Risk 2Health News:Common Genetic Variant Tied to Lung Cancer Risk 3Health News:Somanetics Receives 510(k) Clearance From the FDA to Expand INVOS System Labeling 2Health News:AGD Applauds Sen. Cardin Oral Health Initiative Bill; Urges All Senators to Co-Sponsor Measure 2Health News:AMITIZA 8 mcg now available to treat irritable bowel syndrome 2Health News:AMITIZA 8 mcg now available to treat irritable bowel syndrome 3Health News:NIDCR strategies for future scientific success 2
(Date:10/22/2014)... 2014  Rescheduling of hydrocodone combination products (HCPs) ... market, according to a new primary market research ... market research and consultation exclusively in the area ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153440 In August, the ... products from Schedule III to Schedule II status. ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... 22, 2014   Reproductive Medicine Associates of ... the field of infertility, presents new clinical research ... The research abstract, released during the 70 th ... meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii , ... defect (SGD) pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD). ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... 22, 2014  CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: CRY ... focused on cardiac and vascular surgery, announced today that ... Executive Officer, has been elected to the Company,s Board ... Steven G. Anderson , Executive Chairman of CryoLife, stated, "Since ... be an excellent leader who is well positioned to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Hydrocodone: Rescheduled, Repositioned & Reinvented 2Hydrocodone: Rescheduled, Repositioned & Reinvented 3New IVF Research Highlights Improved Genetic Screening Approach To Help Parents Have Healthier Babies 2New IVF Research Highlights Improved Genetic Screening Approach To Help Parents Have Healthier Babies 3Pat Mackin Joins CryoLife Board of Directors 2Pat Mackin Joins CryoLife Board of Directors 3
... Savient Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: SVNT ) today ... Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time during ... plans. Conference Call Information ... call on October 26, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. ...
... In 73 years, Dr. Katherine Jeter has never backed ... ostomy, she not only provided specialized care, she reached out ... personal health crisis, she recovered and focused on what she ... the number of nurses trained to meet the unique needs ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Savient Pharmaceuticals to Hold Conference Call on October 26, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time 2Savient Pharmaceuticals to Hold Conference Call on October 26, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time 373-Year-Old Educator Embarks on Personal Challenge to Cycle 3,100 Miles to Raise $200,000 for WOC Nursing Scholarships 2
... A small portable unit weighing less ... offers extreme dependability and uncompromising image quality. ... this system is a cost effective solution ... EUB-405s sealed keyboard is durable and easy ...
The EUB-525 is a mid-size system with a full feature set. Capable of B-mode, M-mode, Doppler, Color Flow and Color Angiography it performs a variety of tasks in a simple and straightforward fashion....
... HI VISION 6500 high resolution ... clinical imaging, enhanced operating efficiency, ... in robust and versatile configuration ... clinical solution in a variety ...
... endoscope with a built-in electronic scanning system. ... image under echo. It is also equipped ... observation. The EG-3630UR has achieved the highest ... well as exceptional ultrasound imaging capability. The ...
Medicine Products: