James Nicholson had asked the Institute of Medicine
(IOM) to conduct a two-pronged examination of PTSD.
The Institute of Medicine
(IOM) was established in the United States, in 1970 by the National Academy of Sciences to secure the services of eminent members of appropriate professions in the examination of policy matters pertaining to the health of the public.
12, 41; Institute of Medicine
: Dietary Reference Intakes for Water, Potassium, Sodium, Chloride, and Sulfate, 2004, www.nap.edu; Dietary Water and Sodium Requirements for Active Adults, Gatorade Sports Science Exchange No.
If nearly one in four uninsured Americans is uninsured because of government mandates, then does that mean that those mandates are responsible for nearly one-fourth of the 18,000 annual "premature" deaths (18,314 to be exact) the Institute of Medicine
attributes to the absence of health insurance?
"This effort will help guide not only our own activities but also those of all parties and organizations interested in MS," said Mike Dugan, president and CEO of the Society He noted that the Institute of Medicine
, the "medical" branch of the National Academy of Sciences, is internationally respected for unbiased assessments and rigorous analytic standards.
Reports like these led to a damning indictment of the quality of care by the prestigious National Academy of Sciences' Institute of Medicine
. The IOM report, in the September 16, 1998 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), cited some of the above examples and concluded that "serious and widespread quality problems exist throughout American medicine ...
The Abt researchers suggested that many of the problems they documented in the survey process result from surveyors' difficulties in meeting sophisticated survey guidelines developed in the mid-1980s by the Institute of Medicine
(IOM) of the National Academy of Sciences.
The Cebu Institute of Medicine
and Saint Luke's topped the list of top performing schools.
Published by the Institute of Medicine
of the National Academies, this series of three reports represents the institute's Committee on Public Health Strategy to Improve Health work in assessing three aspects of population health: measurement, law and policy, and funding.
The October 2007 Institute of Medicine
(IOM) Annual Meeting assessed changes in health care related to new diagnostic and treatment tools, emerging genetic insights, information technology, and healthcare costs.
19931 that included funding an Institute of Medicine
committee to help set the agenda (Institute of Medicine
Those who have read the 2003 Institute of Medicine
Report Microbial Threats to Health: Emergence Detection and Response (Institute of Medicine
, 2003) may find many of the themes in this book familiar.