Special Populations

People who might be more sensitive or susceptible to exposure to hazardous substances because of factors such as age, occupation, sex, or behaviours (e.g., cigarette smoking). Children, pregnant women, and older people are often considered special populations
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From the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), this 13-chapter textbook outlines evidence-based recommendations for exercise training with special populations who have chronic diseases or disabilities, and others who differ from the overall population.
AbbVie's NDA is supported by data from eight registrational studies in the company's G/P clinical development program, which evaluated more than 2,300 patients in 27 countries across all major HCV genotypes and special populations.
is in managing variousareas of health, including special populations, complete pharmacy benefits and other specialty areas of healthcare.
This issue of Alcohol Research: Current Reviews (ARCR) explores this question with an in-depth look at special populations, or groups of people who may be at increased risk for--or protected from--alcohol misuse and other alcohol-related problems.
1 Special Population Program/Services All services provided by the vendor shall include provisions for special populations such as low income families, disabled citizens, and others.
Hill); (2) Promoting Productivity: Lessons from Rural Schools (Marguerite Roza); (3) How Technology Can Boost Productivity in Rural School Systems (Rural Education and Technology Consensus Panel); and (4) How States Can Help Rural LEAs Meet the Needs of Special Populations (Tessie Rose Bailey and Rebecca Zumeta).
The authors in this issue clearly delineate the unique needs of three special populations and have included innovative suggestions and ideas to best work with these populations.
Both pharmacological management therapies and non-pharmacologic interventions are included along with information about pain assessment screening tools for special populations.
Vince and Associates specializes in the recruitment and retention of special populations in complex early development clinical trials.
Topics that were suggested, included, psychopharmacology, new treatments, topics on special populations, and an update on the new DSM-V.
From brain research and special populations from the elderly to children to how mental illness interacts with other disorders, this offers the latest information and also packs in a glossary of mental health terms, a list of crisis hotlines, and more.
The company presented the results at the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society research evaluating safety and efficacy of the Vimpat drug in adults with partial-onset seizures (POS) and in other special populations.

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