IMD

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AcronymDefinition
IMDIndia Meteorological Department
IMDInstitute for Management Development (Switzerland)
IMDIndex of Multiple Deprivation
IMDIntermodulation Distortion
IMDImmunodeficiency
IMDIn Mold Decorating (plastics injection molding)
IMDInvasive Meningococcal Disease
IMDInternational Museum Day (est. 1977)
IMDInduction Motor Drive
IMDImage Design
IMDIntegrated Management Display
IMDIbm Micro Drive
IMDInteractive Media Design (University of Dundee, Scotland)
IMDInstitutions for Mental Diseases
IMDInsulation Monitoring Device (various companies)
IMDInteractive Multimedia Design (University of Ulster, Belfast, Ireland)
IMDInformation Management Division
IMDImmobilien-Management Duisburg (German: Real Estate Management Duisburg)
IMDImmune Mediated Disease
IMDInter-Metal Dielectric
IMDIntegrated Missile Defense
IMDIntima-Media-Dicke (German cardiology term)
IMDInterim Multiple Dwelling
IMDInstrumental Music Department (various organizations)
IMDInternational Medical Doctor
IMDInternational Midwives Day (Australia)
IMDIntegrated Marketing Database
IMDInvoluntary Movement Disorder (neurology)
IMDInjection Molding Division (Society of Plastics Engineers)
IMDInteractive Multimedia Document
IMDIntegrated Mechanical Diagnostics
IMDIntegrated Management Display (Compaq)
IMDIndia Millennium Deposit
IMDInformed Medical Decisions (genetic counseling; Boston, MA)
IMDIntelligent Miner for Data (software; IBM)
IMDIntelligent Mail Device (handheld scanner)
IMDInteractive Map Definition
IMDInformation Management Development (Sprint)
IMDInteractive Missile Design
IMDInternational Management and Development
IMDInstallation Maintenance Division
IMDInternal Management Document
IMDInternet Multimedia Development
IMDInstallation MARS Director
IMDInflation Measures Division (New Zealand)
IMDInformation Management Directive
IMDImitative Deception
IMDIntegrated Monitoring and Diagnostics
IMDInterstage Membrane Dehydrator
IMDInstitutional Monitoring Division (US Department of Education)
IMDIndustrial Model and Design
IMDIntelligent Missile Defense
IMDInstitutional Memory Document
IMDIndustrial Management and Design (Research Group; Aston University, Birmingham, UK)
IMDInformation Management Displays
IMDIntermediate Maintenance Detachment
IMDInternet Marketing and Development (Lockport, IL)
IMDIntegrated Map Display
IMDIntegrated Medical Development (West Windsor, NJ)
IMDInstitute for Music Development (Ghana)
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HonestOBGyn.com gives you access to a doctors' knowledge in the privacy of your home, empowering you to make informed medical decisions on your journey to being healthy again.
On the most local level, the ability to predict an individual's reaction to surgery will give both doctors and patients the clarity they need to make informed medical decisions. And at the macro level, it will allow health care officials to address a major public health crisis that is one of the major contributors to the spiraling cost of health care, and direct specific resources to where they can be most effective in a personalized manner," said Dr.
Verma did note that the agency already is working with vendors on one aspect: Blue Button 2.0, a developer-friendly, standards-based developer tool that will allow the creation of apps to connect Medicare claims data to programs that can help create context and make informed medical decisions easier.
John Medich, PhD, vice president, clinical development, Immunology, AbbVie, said, 'Fingernail psoriasis is often difficult to treat, and we are pleased the FDA recognised the importance of these data so that more healthcare providers can make informed medical decisions when prescribing treatments for those living with psoriasis.
For example, the Informed Medical Decisions Foundation provides a cardiac risk calculator on its homepage (www.cardiacriskcalculator.org).
Elmore is also a medical editor for the nonprofit Informed Medical Decisions Foundation.
"If people don't believe their risk numbers, it does not allow them to make informed medical decisions," said senior study author Angela Fagerlin, PhD, MA, associate professor of internal medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School and a research scientist at the Ann Arbor VA Center for Clinical Management Research.
Senior study author Angela Fagerlin, Ph.D., associate professor of internal medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School and a research scientist at the VA Ann Arbor Center for Clinical Management Research, said that if people don't believe their risk numbers, it does not allow them to make informed medical decisions.
That shows consumers who make more informed medical decisions and live healthier lifestyles might have a greater impact on lowering overall health care costs than any insurance or government program could accomplish.
The situation was likely not as simple as making best-interest, informed medical decisions for Annie.
Kevin's wife and two grown children, who also have access to the PHR, are in a better position to help him fight the disease and make more informed medical decisions.
Kaplan discusses diagnostic tools, various cancer treatments (conventional and alternative), how to interpret lab tests, and how to communicate with veterinarians and make informed medical decisions. She also does an especially good job of describing (and illustrating with photos!) how she formulated and prepared a homemade "anticancer" diet for her dog (who, by the way, outlived his diagnosis by years).