Monthly Archives: March 2012

Patient satisfaction versus quality of care

http://scienceblogs.com/insolence/2012/03/patient_satisfaction_versus_quality.php I have to read this post. The results of the quoted study are so true – patient satisfaction has not much to do with quality of care measured as positive outcome of treatment.

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http://www.ted.com/talks/deborah_rhodes.html

http://www.ted.com/talks/deborah_rhodes.html   Amazing

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Anyone can get me one of these?

http://www.ted.com/talks/myshkin_ingawale_a_blood_test_without_bleeding.html I waited for it and now it is there. How I can get my hands on one of them?

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Transplantation in Autoimmune Diseases – Multiple Sclerosis

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation as a treatment of multiple sclerosis Rationale to do the transplantation: Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune disease. Neuronal damage is cause by two processes which actually overlap – inflammation and degeneration. Immunoablation (destruction of the malfunctioning … Continue reading

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Key to happiness

I watched this hilarious talk and it reminded me of a group of students I had few years ago. We had lunch together, which was nice as it allowed us to talk more. One of the students used to work in … Continue reading

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Quote

“Whatever I ended being good at, (it came because) I strived to be worthy of the second chance I was given.” Andrew Stanton

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Money for marrow

The new decision in USA – the bone marrow donors can be paid. This is very exceptional – so far bone marrow donation was regarded as organ donation and donors did not receive money compensation for it. Now it will … Continue reading

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Back to life

It all went  fast and  unexpected. One month ago I went on a trip with my son. We tried to climb the mountain, which we finally gave up, but had very, very good time together in mountains. We enjoyed snow, … Continue reading

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