Confessions of a non-rebel: Fiona Mactaggart, the MP for Slough, has never voted against the government. Now her patience is wearing thin - Features - Column

Confessions of a non-rebel

Why do MPs vote for things they do not really believe in? Many of us have just done so and I think it is important to explain why. I do not have a problem with the idea of voting against the government.

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Ask a practice advisor: What is the SRNA's position regarding the implementation of clinical practice standards within various practice settings (i.e., home care, acute care units, long-term care, etc.)?

Ask a practice advisor

What is the SRNA's position regarding the implementation of clinical practice standards within various practice settings (i.e., home care, acute care units, long-term care, etc.)?

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Dangerous Comrades: a Misadventure in Gang Affiliation

Dangerous Comrades

Dangerous Comrades is a compellingly honest story about the struggles of Dani Winters, a young twelve year old girl. After her move from Oregon to Washington state, she finds herself awkwardly shy and without friends.

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What's new is old: budget issues top legislators' to-do lists

What's new is old

Sen. Don Perata (D-Alameda) was elected president pro tempore of the Senate on a unanimous vote. He replaces the termed out John Burton. And Fabian Nunez (D-Los Angeles) was re-elected speaker of the Assembly. He first was elected in 2003.

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Polyphony: what is important?

Polyphony: what is important?

Maybe it is because I turned 50 several years ago that I started asking more frequently, "Just what is important?" either with respect to the day's proposed activities or in a situation that can seem difficult with a student.

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Evolution of hospital

Evolution of hospital-based pharmacy teaching programs from 1989 - 1998This study evaluated hospital involvement in pharmacy education. Databases from four U.S. National Clinical Pharmacy Services Studies and the American Hospital Association permitted detailed trend analysis.

Automated anomaly

Automated anomaly detection processor for biologic terrorism early detection —Hampton, VirginiaIntroduction: Disease surveillance databases can range in size into the terabytes, making rapid, meaningful analysis and conclusions about the data impracticable and expensive.

Like it? Yes. Need it?

Like it? Yes. Need it? Yes. Buy it? Nah: in an exclusive HMT survey, physicians demonstrate that they whole-heartedly understand and support healthcare IT, but they're not yet queuing up to buy every last piece of softwareWhen it comes to information technology, only in healthcare and only with physicians does the word "adoption" assume extraordinary significance.

Test pilots praise

Test pilots praise certification effortsIt all started with a list. You know, that list of goals and objectives for next year the boss requires you to write?

Teaching award

Teaching award and recognition program in U.S. schools and colleges of pharmacyThe purpose of this study was to gather data from U.S. schools and colleges of pharmacy.