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Welcome to Guthrie Ambulatory Health Care Clinic

Welcome to Guthrie Ambulatory Health Care Clinic

– [Narrator] Welcome to the Fort Drum Medical Department activity, or MEDDAC. We provide integrated quality healthcare and medical readiness support responsive to the needs of the 10th mountain division and the Forth Drum community. From our humble beginnings as the Pine Camp Post Hospital in 1908 we’ve grown to support approximately 42,000 beneficiaries throughout […]

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What is a Parkinson’s clinical trial?

What is a Parkinson’s clinical trial?

Clinical trials test the safety and effectiveness of new treatments They are divided into phases Each with a particular purpose Phase one – test the safety of the treatment in healthy volunteers Phase two – then check if the treatment is effective in people with the condition Phase three – look at the treatment in […]

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Dr. Edwin Silverman talks about COPDGene and importance of clinical research participation

Dr. Edwin Silverman talks about COPDGene and importance of clinical research participation

COPD stands for “chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.” It’s a syndrome that includes emphysema, where the lung is destroyed and replaced by holes. It includes chronic bronchitis, where people have chronic cough and sputum production. And it includes small airway disease, where the small bronchial tubes get narrowed and damaged. So different COPD patients have different […]

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North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic Durham NC

North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic Durham NC

bjbj|:|: Patient is a high level of super specialty orthopedic training and care but yet provide that in a very friendly and inviting environment where it is easy access for the patient and more of a family sort of local doc kind of feeling. Everyone is very down to earth. Overall the doctors I work […]

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History of Research Ethics

History of Research Ethics

Prior to 1906, when the Pure Food and Drug Act was passed, there were no regulations regarding the ethical use of human subjects in research. There were no consumer regulations, no Food and Drug Administration (FDA), no Common Rule, and no Institutional Review Board (IRB). A well-known chapter in the history of research with human […]

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Clinical Research–your future career?

Clinical Research–your future career?

This is absolutely a fabulous event, lots of information, and prizes! Okay, I just attended Clinical Cocktails and I just won a thousand dollars and it was so much fun, very informative. The food was great, the people were wonderful. Hey, they served wine, can’t complain about that. I came to this event thinking it […]

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