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Posts by archive: September 2016

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Recording Available for Inaugural Session of “NN/LM Resource Picks” Webinar Series

Posted by on September 30th, 2016

The archived recording of the first one-hour session for the new NN/LM collaborative webinar series, NN/LM Resource Picks, is available. The topic was Don’t Wait, Communicate About Disaster Preparedness! with presenter Siobhan Champ-Blackwell from NLM’s Specialized Information Services Division, Disaster Information Management Research Center. View the webinar by clicking on the YouTube video player below…. Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Education & Training, Emergency Preparedness and Response, NLM Resources

Sep

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Participate in the Healthy People 2020 Public Comment Process October 6-27!

Posted by on September 29th, 2016

You are invited to participate in the upcoming Healthy People 2020 public comment process, which will be open from October 6 through October 27, 2016. The Healthy People team is seeking comments on an objective that is being considered as a potential addition to the HIV topic area. The proposed objective was developed by the… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Non-NLM Resources, Public Health, Search Tools

Sep

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NLM Announces Important Dates for MEDLINE/PubMed 2017 Year-End Processing Activities

Posted by on September 29th, 2016

The National Library of Medicine is currently involved in MEDLINE year-end processing (YEP) activities. These include changing the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) main headings and subheadings as well as Supplementary Concept Records that standardize names and associated numbers for chemicals, protocols, and diseases that are not main headings. The MeSH edits include maintaining existing MEDLINE… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools

Sep

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NLM Policy Change for Identification of Partial Retractions in MEDLINE/PubMed

Posted by on September 29th, 2016

The National Library of Medicine began keeping separate statistics on partial retractions in December 2006 and reporting them on the MEDLINE Key Indicators page when a journal identified an article as partially retracted. In 2006, NLM expected that partial retractions would be a new designation that publishers would be using. These were cases when some… Read More »

Posted in: NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools

Sep

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Videocast on October 4: Louis W. Sullivan, MD, Former US Secretary of Health and Human Services

Posted by on September 26th, 2016

Louis W. Sullivan, MD, US Secretary of Health and Human Services (1989–1993), gave a 90-minute presentation about his life story, and racial disparities and medical care on October 4, A Personal Perspective on Race, Opportunity and the US Health System, which was archived for future viewing. Dr. Sullivan grew up in rural Georgia during the… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, Education & Training, Health Disparities, PubMed

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