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Audio News Releases Archive

Archived audio and video news releases may contain dated information but the information is still accurate. In some cases, speakers may no longer occupy the positions they did when the release was created.

2010

video icon Creating a Personal Medical Record
December 2010
This video provides experts, including Carolyn M. Clancy, M.D., Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, discussing how to create a personal medical record, including what information you should include, who should have access to it, and new technologies that may help you create and store your information.

2009

audio.jpg Mujeres mayores de 50 (MP3, 30 seconds) (Transcript)
May 2009
audio.jpg Mujeres mayores de 50 (MP3, 60 seconds) (Transcript)
May 2009

2008

audio.jpg Getting Involved for Better Health Care (MP3 and WVM, 12 minutes) (Transcript)
April 2008
Interview with Dr. Carolyn Clancy highlighting tools and information to help consumers be involved in their health care and to learn how they can stay healthy.
audio.jpg Be Active (Transcript)
March 2008
Audio news release featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy on how consumers can improve their chances of getting high quality services by taking an active role in their care.

2006

audio.jpg Pregnancy and Smoking (Transcript)
November 2006
Audio news release featuring Dr. Cathy Melvin, Director of the National Partnership to Help Pregnant Smokers Quit, discussing benefits to the child when the mother quits smoking.
audio.jpg Fumar durante el embarazo (Smoking During Pregnancy—en español)  (Transcript)
November 2006
Audio news release in Spanish featuring Dr. Maria Gomez on pregnancy and smoking.

2005

audio.jpg Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), MP3, 939 KB (Transcript)
December 2005
AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy discusses the first report from the Effective Health Care program.

 

2004

audio.jpg Vision Screening In Kids, MP3, 438 KB (Transcript)
May 2004
Dr. Ned Calonge discusses the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation about vision screening for children.
audio.jpg Vision Screening In Kidsen español, MP3, 496 KB (Transcript)
May 2004
En español. Dr. Aliza Lifshitz discusses the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation about vision screening for children.

 

2003

audio.jpg Women's Checklist for Your Next Checkup, MP3, 865 KB (Transcript)
May 2003
Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy speaks about the AHRQ brochure "Women's Checklist for Your Next Checkup."
audio.jpg 20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Childrenen español, MP3, 671 KB Transcript)
March 2003
AHRQ's Karen Migdail promotes "20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Children."

 

2002

audio.jpg Back-to-School Immunizations (Transcript)
December 2002
Interview with Dr. Lisa Simpson, a pediatrician and deputy director of AHRQ.
audio.jpg Vacunas para niños escolares (Back-to-School Immunizations—en español) (Transcript)
December 2002
Spanish translation of interview with Dr. Lisa Simpson, a pediatrician and deputy director of AHRQ.
audio.jpg Pregnancy and Smoking (Transcript)
December 2002
Features Dr. Sharon Phelan, an obstetrician with the University of New Mexico Medical School, discussing pregnancy and smoking.
audio.jpg Great American Smokeout (Transcript)
November 2002
Interview with Secretary of Health and Human Services, Tommy Thompson.
audio.jpg Great American Smokeout (Spanish) (Transcript)
November 2002
Spanish translation of interview with Secretary of Health and Human Services, Tommy Thompson.
audio.jpg Great American Smokeout (Transcript)
May 2002
Interview with Dr. Michael Fiore.
audio.jpg Manteniendo la salud más allá de los 50 (Staying Healthy at 50+—en español) (Transcript)
July 2002
audio.jpg Pregnancy and Smoking, MP3, 726 KB (Transcript)
May 2002
Audio news release featuring Dr. Cathy Melvin, Director of the National Partnership to Help Pregnant Smokers Quit, discussing benefits to the child when the mother quits smoking.
audio.jpg El embarazo y el fumar (If You're Pregnant and You Smoke—en español) (Transcript)
May 2002
Features Dr. Maria Gomez discussing pregnancy and smoking.
audio.jpg Pregnancy and Smoking, MP3, 726 KB (Transcript)
Audio news release featuring Dr. Cathy Melvin, Director of the National Partnership to Help Pregnant Smokers Quit, discussing benefits to the child when the mother quits smoking.
audio.jpg Pregnant Women: Quit for the New Year, MP3, 923 KB (Transcript)
May 2002
Dr. Cathy Melvin, then director of Smoke-Free Families, discusses a New Year's resolution to quit smoking.
audio.jpg Dejar de fumar es muy importante para ti y para tu bebé (Pregnant Women: Quit for the New Year—en español), MP3, 118 KB  (Transcript)
May 2002
AHRQ's Karen Migdail discusses a New Year's resolution to quit smoking.
audio.jpg Consejos para ayudar a que su hijo crezca saludable (Advice to help your child grow up healthy—en español)  (Transcript)
May 2002
audio.jpg Consejos para ayudarle a dejar de fumar (Advice to help you stop smoking—en español)  (Transcript)
May 2002
audio.jpg Es muy importante para los latinos comunicarse bien con sus médicos (It is very important for Latinos to have good communication with their doctors—en español)  (Transcript)
May 2002
audio.jpg Improving Health Care Quality: Guide for Patients and Families  (Transcript)
May 2002
Interview with Dr. Lisa Simpson
audio.jpg Reducing Medical Errors and Promoting Patient Safety (Transcript)
May 2002
Audio file of former AHRQ Director Dr. John Eisenberg discussing the Institute of Medicine report on medical errors
audio.jpg Aspirin for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Events, MP3, 941 KB (Transcript)
January 2002
Features Dr. Cynthia Mulrow of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force discussing the Task Force recommendations for taking aspirin.
audio.jpg Aspirina para la prevención primaria de acontecimientos cardiovasculares
(Aspirin for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Events—en español), MP3, 247 KB (Transcript)
January 2002
Karen Migdail, AHRQ, discusses U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendations for taking aspirin.

 

2000

audio.jpg Tobacco Cessation Guideline: Dejar de Fumar, Versión en español (Transcript)
June 2000
Surgeon General David Satcher.
audio.jpg Usted puede dejar de fumar (You Can Quit Smoking—en español), MP3, 1.1 MB Transcript)
June 2000
En español. Dr. Carlos Jaén discusses how to quit smoking.
audio.jpg Reducing Medical Errors and AHRQ Budget: Congressional Testimony, 60 seconds, Real Media®, 131 KB Transcript)
February 2000
Former AHRQ Director Dr. John Eisenberg discusses AHRQ's new priorities of patient safety and medical errors.

 

1999

audio.jpg Reducing Medical Errors and Promoting Patient Safety, 9 seconds, Real Media®, 23 KB Transcript
December 1999
Former AHRQ Director Dr. John Eisenberg discusses the Institute of Medicine report on medical errors.
Page last reviewed December 2014
Internet Citation: Audio News Releases Archive. December 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/news/newsroom/audio-video/audio-video-archive.html

 

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