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Dartmouth/Hitchcock Medical Center

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Works: 393 works in 991 publications in 1 language and 14,713 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Case studies  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Juvenile works  Children's films  Instructional television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 616.8526
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Eating disorders : the hunger within by B. Timothy Walsh( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eating disorders are not just about food, but about the struggle with loss of emotional control. This program from The Doctor Is In examines the use of antidepressants and cognitive behavioral therapy to combat these dangerous illnesses. Russell Marx, M.D., of the eating disorders program at the Princeton Medical Center, and Marcia Herrin, Ed.D., M.P.H., R.D., of the Dartmouth College Health Service, explain what is being done to prevent and treat one of the most lethal categories of mental illness
Late-life depression by Deborah Solomon( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three senior citizens describe how they have coped with depression, and medical commentary on late-life depression is also provided
Emotional intelligence : the key to social skills by Daniel Goleman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There was a time when parents were expected to teach their children social skills, such as how to listen, share, and be kind. Today, that job, and the nurturing of the emotional intelligence necessary to learn those skills, has been turned over to schools. This program from The Doctor Is In looks at innovative teaching techniques that are helping students to develop emotional intelligence and the social skills that will help them lead happier lives. Psychologist Daniel Goleman discusses the nature of emotional intelligence and how it develops; child psychologist Maurice Elias explains the concept of emotional literacy.--Website
What is cancer? by Thomas Symington( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first episode in the Cancer Story series provides a primer on how cancer begins and grows. Using colorful animation and interviews with medical experts, the program explains normal cell behavior and cancer etiology within a larger, dramatized story of a cancer patient undergoing diagnosis and treatment. What Is Cancer painlessly introduces a complicated and often intimidating subject
Childhood depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four to eight percent of American children experience bouts of major depression. Among teenage girls, that rate can be as high as sixteen percent. This program from The Doctor Is In emphasizes the importance of early diagnosis and treatment to avoid potential patterns of repeated depression later in life-and to prevent substance abuse and suicide. Children suffering from depression talk about how they cope with it, while child psychiatrist David G. Fassler, author of Help Me, I'm Sad, and Steven Atkins, a psychologist at Dartmouth Medical School, provide authoritative insights
Childhood sexual abuse( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood sexual abuse affects all social and economic groups. Psychiatrists, social workers, and law enforcement officials explain how the pattern of abuse is frequently spread throughout the family; why children can be manipulated into silent acceptance of abuse; the signs of sexual abuse and how and to whom they should be reported; the reliability of children as witnesses; teaching prevention skills to children; and under what circumstances treatment of sex abusers can be effective. From The Doctor Is In
Living Fully Until Death( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most people today die as a result of a chronic disease. Many will know the cause of their death for some time prior to dying, causing a great deal of stress and turmoil for both themselves and their families. This program from The Doctor Is In offers the inspirational tales of three people who find new meaning in life and the courage to deal with the challenge of living fully after learning they have a terminal illness. Featured in the program are the late Morrie Schwartz, a Brandeis University professor profiled in the best-seller Tuesdays with Morrie, who was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease (ALS); Shirley Waring, a mother of four adult children, who has leukemia; and William Meyer, who has lung cancer. Each has struggled in his or her own unique way to try to find personal control, to plan for the unknown, and to find a place for spirituality. As Morrie Schwartz notes, "Learning to die is also learning how to live
Childhood obesity : reversing the trend( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program from The Doctor Is In presents two hospital-based programs that are helping children lose weight and keep the pounds off by setting realistic goals based on good health, not appearance. Patients talk about what it is like, from a child's point of view, to be overweight and how they have succeeded in adhering to a program of portion control and exercise to create a healthier lifestyle. Commentary by Harvard Medical School's Dr. David Ludwig; Dr. Sonia Caprio, of Yale-New Haven Hospital; and Mary Savoye-Desanti, RD, CDN, CDE, is featured. A Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Production
Substance abuse in the elderly by Jamie Guth( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles older Americans dealing with alcohol and prescription drug misuse. Many have multiple prescriptions for medications that when combined with alcohol can cause problems. Shows some innovative programs created specifically for the elderly
Childhood Physical Abuse( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents examples of physical abuse and neglect from medical experts and victims, how adults can cope with their abusive behaviors, and how professionals deal with victims and abusers
Panic! by Jamie Guth( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program from The Doctor Is In explains anxiety disorders, which include panic attacks, phobias, and agoraphobia. It follows two agoraphobics through three years of treatment; a man discusses his phobia of poisoning himself; and a woman shows how she worked through a fear of flying. Researchers explain their evidence for a biological cause for anxiety disorders. Doctors David Sheehan of the University of South Florida Psychiatry Center and Charles Ravaris of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center discuss the disorders and their treatments
Alternative medicine : overview by Dartmouth/Hitchcock Medical Center( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how alternative or complementary medicine is gradually being integrated into American culture. Provides an overview of Chinese and Indian medicine, homeopathy, herbalism, naturopathy, osteopathy, massage, and chiropractic
Prevention and Screening : New Cancer Defenses( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program highlights prevention models that have led to reductions in the incidence of cancer by prompting changes in behaviors and medical procedures. Correlating the discontinuation of tobacco and alcohol use with a lower susceptibility to throat cancer, the program also demonstrates the effectiveness of the PSA test in screening for prostate cancer, and how test results may suggest a variety of options. Efforts in the manufacturing sector to protect workers from carcinogens, and ways in which scientists link carcinogenic risk to environmental substances, are also examined in this engaging final episode of the Cancer Story series. A Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Production
Intimate partner violence by Chitra Raghavan( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Buffalo, N.Y., where the medical community, social and psychiatric services, police, and the courts formed a coalition to reduce the incidence of partner abuse and help the victims
Treating obesity( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program from The Doctor Is In presents three case studies illustrating a spectrum of treatment approaches for obesity: medical center-based plans emphasizing exercise, education, portion control, and peer support; medicines that suppress the appetite and promote weight loss; and bariatric surgery. In addition, Madelyn Fernstrom, Sharon Alger-Mayer, and William Laycock discuss their work in the field of weight management
Women and depression by Jamie Guth( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical depression affects 19 million Americans, and two-thirds of them are women. But the good new is that depression is a diagnosable and treatable illness. This program will explain how that's done, and women and their families will talk about their experiences. Experts include Valerie Davis Raskin, MD, a therapist and research psychiatrist whose practice is solely dedicated to women and Ardis Olsen, MD, a physician and researcher at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Depression and manic depression( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains depression and manic depression through the experiences of several people, including Mike Wallace, Kay Redfield, Lama Dejani, and Robert Boorstin. Provides an overview of the medications and therapy currently in use
Saying good-bye by Jim Boulden( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Jamie Guth talks to people who have gone through the difficult time of experiencing the death of a loved one, to find out how they dealt with their grief. Also interviewed are Chaplain Scott Hinrichs, and hospice director Doreen Schweitzer
Smoking cessation by Medical College of Wisconsin( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millions of smokers try to quit each year but only about 5 percent succeed. The good news is that with the medical and psychological help now available, there has never been a better time to stop smoking. This program from The Doctor Is In surveys the various medications, support groups, and counseling that can help smokers successfully quit. Among the experts who discuss these options are Dr. Michael Fiore, director of the Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention at the University of Wisconsin Medical School, and Matthew Myers, president of the National Center for Tobacco-Free Kids. A Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Production
Genetic testing( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program from The Doctor Is In demonstrates amniocentesis and ultrasound; outlines the advantages of knowing in advance that certain medical procedures are required to save a newborn, and the burden on parents of having to decide whether to terminate a pregnancy; and shows the advantages of avoiding cigarettes and alcohol during pregnancy
 
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Prevention and Screening : New Cancer Defenses
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Prevention and Screening : New Cancer Defenses