Audio/Visual Topic Index

Audio and video news releases on a wide variety of health care topics.

 A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z


A

Active Lifestyles

audio icon Benefit from Healthy Living, 40 seconds, MP3, 633 KB (Transcript)
September 2007
Audio Public Service Announcement featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy who says it's never too late nto benefit from healthy living.

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C

Children's Health

audio icon Children Are Not Immune to Medical Errors, 49 seconds, MP3, 774 KB (Transcript)
April 2006
Audio news release featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy promoting the AHRQ brochure "20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Children."
audio icon 20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Childrenen español , MP3, 671 KB (Transcripción en español)
March 2003
Audio news release in Spanish featuring AHRQ spokesperson Karen Migdail promoting the AHRQ brochure "20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Children."
audio icon Kid's Tooth Decay and Smoking, MP3, 843 KB (Transcript)
March 2003
Audio news release featuring Dr. Andrew Aligne describing his research about the impact of family members who smoke on the teeth of children who live with them.

Communicating

audio icon Be Prepared for Medical Appointments, 30 seconds, MP3, 463 KB (Transcript)
March 2008
Audio public service announcement emphasizing that the single most important thing consumers can do for their health is to ask questions.
audio icon Be Prepared for Medical Appointments, Version 2, 30 seconds, MP3, 477 KB (Transcript)
February 2008
Audio public service announcement emphasizing being active in health care.
audio icon Questions are the Answer, 30 seconds, MP3, 478 KB (Transcript)
March 2007
Audio public service announcement on the importance of communicating with doctors and asking questions to reduce the risk of suffering a medical mistake.

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D

Dental Health

audio icon Kid's Tooth Decay and Smoking, MP3, 843 KB (Transcript)
March 2003
Audio news release featuring Dr. Andrew Aligne describing his research about the impact of family members who smoke on the teeth of children who live with them.
audio icon Kid's Tooth Decay and Smokingen español , MP3, 767 KB (Transcripción en español)
March 2003
Audio news release in Spanish featuring Dr. Andrew Aligne describing his research about the impact of family members who smoke on the teeth of children who live with them.

Deje de fumar

audio icon Deje de fumar (Quit Smoking), 60 seconds, MP3, 936 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on quitting smoking.
audio icon Deje de fumar (Quit Smoking), 30 seconds, MP3, 480 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on quitting smoking.

Diabetes

audio icon Diabetes Tipo 2 (Type 2 Diabetes), 60 seconds, MP3, 952 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on Type 2 diabetes
audio icon Diabetes Tipo 2 (Type 2 Diabetes), 30 seconds, MP3, 480 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on Type 2 diabetes
audio icon Diabetes y Los Examenes de la Vista (Diabetes and Eye Exams), 30 seconds, MP3, 496 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on diabetes and eye exams

Diagnosis

audio icon Next Steps After Your Diagnosis, MP3, 939 KB (Transcript)
October 2003
Audio news release featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy on the AHRQ brochure called "Next Steps After Your Diagnosis."

Doctors, Communicating with

video icon Questions are the Answer, 15 seconds, WMV file, 9.3 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of woman ordering in restaurant. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
video icon Questions are the Answer, 30 seconds, WMV file, 21.6 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of woman ordering in restaurant. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
video icon Questions are the Answer, 15 seconds, WMV file, 8.6 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of man buying a cell phone. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
video icon Questions are the Answer, 30 seconds, WMV file, 18.6 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of man buying a cell phone. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
audio icon Be Prepared for Medical Appointments, 30 seconds, MP3, 463 KB (Transcript)
March 2008
Audio public service announcement emphasizing that the single most important thing consumers can do for their health is to ask questions.
audio icon Be Prepared for Medical Appointments, Version 2, 30 seconds, MP3, 477 KB (Transcript)
February 2008
Audio public service announcement emphasizing being active in health care.
audio icon Questions are the Answer, 30 seconds, MP3, 478 KB (Transcript)
March 2007
Audio public service announcement on the importance of communicating with doctors and asking questions to reduce the risk of suffering a medical mistake.

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E

Effective Health Care Program

audio icon Diabetes Tipo 2 (Type 2 Diabetes), 60 seconds, MP3, 952 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on Type 2 diabetes
audio icon Diabetes Tipo 2 (Type 2 Diabetes), 30 seconds, MP3, 480 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on Type 2 diabetes
audio icon Osteoarthritis, 60 seconds, MP3, 952 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on osteoarthritis
audio icon Osteoarthritis, 30 seconds, MP3, 952 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on osteoarthritis

Errors, Preventing

audio icon Tips to Prevent Medical Errors, 30 seconds, MP3, 424 KB (Transcript)
February 2008
Audio Public Service Announcement on how patients can help avoid errors by being more involved in their health care.
audio icon Children Are Not Immune to Medical Errors, 49 seconds, MP3, 774 KB (Transcript)
April 2006
Audio news release featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy promoting the AHRQ brochure "20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Children."
audio icon 20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Childrenen español , MP3, 671 KB (Transcripción en español)
March 2003
Audio news release in Spanish featuring AHRQ spokesperson Karen Migdail promoting the AHRQ brochure "20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Children."

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H

Healthy Lifestyle

audio icon Benefit from Healthy Living, 40 seconds, MP3, 633 KB (Transcript)
September 2007
Audio Public Service Announcement featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy who says it's never too late to benefit from healthy living.
audio icon Getting to a Healthy Weight, MP3, 284 KB (Transcript)
January 2005
Audio news release featuring Dr. Francis Chesley, AHRQ, promoting healthy living.
audio icon Getting to a Healthy Weighten español, MP3, 309 KB (Transcripción en español)
January 2005
Audio news release in Spanish featuring Dr. Rosaly Correa, AHRQ, promoting healthy living.

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M

Medical Appointments

video icon Questions are the Answer, 15 seconds, WMV file, 9.3 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of woman ordering in restaurant. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
video icon Questions are the Answer, 30 seconds, WMV file, 21.6 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of woman ordering in restaurant. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
video icon Questions are the Answer, 15 seconds, WMV file, 8.6 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of man buying a cell phone. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
video icon Questions are the Answer, 30 seconds, WMV file, 18.6 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of man buying a cell phone. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
audio icon Be Prepared for Medical Appointments, 30 seconds, MP3, 463 KB (Transcript)
March 2008
Audio public service announcement emphasizing that the single most important thing consumers can do for their health is to ask questions.
audio icon Be Prepared for Medical Appointments, Version 2, 30 seconds, MP3, 477 KB (Transcript)
February 2008
Audio public service announcement emphasizing being active in health care.
audio icon Questions are the Answer, 30 seconds, MP3, 478 KB (Transcript)
March 2007
Audio public service announcement on the importance of communicating with doctors and asking questions to reduce the risk of suffering a medical mistake.
audio icon Next Steps After Your Diagnosis, MP3, 939 KB (Transcript)
October 2003
Audio news release featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy on the AHRQ brochure called "Next Steps After Your Diagnosis."

Medical Errors

audio icon Tips to Prevent Medical Errors, 30 seconds, MP3, 424 KB (Transcript)
February 2008
Audio Public Service Announcement on how patients can help avoid errors by being more involved in their health care.
audio icon Children Are Not Immune to Medical Errors, 49 seconds, MP3, 774 KB (Transcript)
April 2006
Audio news release featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy promoting the AHRQ brochure "20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Children."
audio icon 20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Childrenen español, MP3, 671 KB (Transcripción en español)
March 2003
Audio news release in Spanish featuring AHRQ spokesperson Karen Migdail promoting the AHRQ brochure "20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Children."

Medication Safety

audio icon Tratamiento con Coumadin® (Treatment with Coumadin®), 60 seconds, MP3, 1.4 MB (Transcripción en español)
May 2009
Audio public service announcement in Spanish on taking the blood thinner Coumadin®/warfarin.
audio icon Tratamiento con Coumadin® (Treatment with Coumadin®), 30 seconds, MP3, 500 KB (Transcripción en español)
May 2009
Audio public service announcement in Spanish on taking the blood thinner Coumadin®/warfarin.
video icon Medication Safety: Check Your Medication, 60 seconds, Flash, 6.7 MB (Transcript)
March 2008
Video public service announcement on the importance of taking an active role in health care to keep from taking the wrong amount or type of medicine.
video icon Medication Safety: Know Your Medication, 30 seconds, Flash, 3.4 MB (Transcript)
March 2008
Video public service announcement on the importance of knowing the names of medicines and reasons for taking them. Also in Spanish.
video icon Revise sus medicamentos (Medication Safety: Know Your Medication)—en español, 30 seconds, Flash, 3.4 MB (Transcripción en español)
March 2008
Video public service announcement on the importance of knowing the names of medicines and reasons for taking them. Also in English.
audio icon Taking Medication Safely, 30 seconds, MP3, 501 KB (Transcript)
March 2008
Audio public service announcement featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy on how to take medications safely.
video icon Medication Safety: Take an Active Role in Your Health Care, 30 seconds, Flash, 3.4 MB (Transcript)
March 2008
Video public service announcement featuring tips for taking medication safely. (Spanish version is coming soon.)
audio icon Play It Safe: Don't Play Around with Medicine, 30 seconds, MP3, 468 KB (Transcript)
October 2004
Audio public service announcement on follow instructions and communicating with doctors and pharmacists.
video icon Play It Safe: Don't Play Around with Medicine, 30 seconds, Flash, 3.1 MB (Transcript)
October 2004
Video public service announcement on the importance of knowing how and when to take medication.
audio icon Your Medicine: Play it Safe, MP3, 929 KB (Transcript)
May 2003
Audio news release featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy about the AHRQ brochure "Your Medicine: Play It Safe."

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P

Pregnancy, Smoking

audio icon If You're Pregnant and You Smoke, 30 seconds, MP3, 462 KB (Transcript)
February 2008
Audio public service announcement on the risk of babies being born too small when the mother smokes.

Prevention

audio icon Evite los coágulos (Prevent Blood Clots) 60 seconds, MP3, 1 MB (Transcripción en español)
May 2009
Audio public service announcement in Spanish on preventing potentially dangerous blood clots.
audio icon Evite los coágulos (Prevent Blood Clots) 30 seconds, MP3, 500 KB (Transcripción en español)
May 2009
Audio public service announcement in Spanish on preventing potentially dangerous blood clots.
video icon Real Men Wear Gowns, 15 seconds, WMV file, 1.9 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of men in hospital gowns with their children. Stresses the importance of men getting screening tests to diagnose diseases early.
video icon Real Men Wear Gowns, 30 seconds, WMV file, 3.9 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of men in hospital gowns with their children. Stresses the importance of men getting screening tests to diagnose diseases early.
audio icon Tips to Prevent Medical Errors, 30 seconds, MP3, 424 KB (Transcript)
February 2008
Audio Public Service Announcement on how patients can help avoid errors by being more involved in their health care.
audio icon Benefit from Healthy Living, 40 seconds, MP3, 633 KB (Transcript)
September 2007
Audio Public Service Announcement featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy who says it's never too late to benefit from healthy living.
audio icon Getting to a Healthy Weight, MP3, 284 KB (Transcript)
January 2005
Audio news release featuring Dr. Francis Chesley, AHRQ, promoting healthy living.
audio icon Getting to a Healthy Weighten español, MP3, 309 KB (Transcripción en español)
January 2005
Audio news release in Spanish featuring Dr. Rosaly Correa, AHRQ, promoting healthy living.
audio icon 20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Childrenen español , MP3, 671 KB (Transcripción en español)
March 2003
Audio news release in Spanish featuring AHRQ spokesperson Karen Migdail promoting the AHRQ brochure "20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Children."

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Q

Questions Are the Answer

video icon Questions are the Answer, 15 seconds, WMV file, 9.3 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of woman ordering in restaurant. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
video icon Questions are the Answer, 30 seconds, WMV file, 21.6 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of woman ordering in restaurant. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
video icon Questions are the Answer, 15 seconds, WMV file, 8.6 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of man buying a cell phone. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
video icon Questions are the Answer, 30 seconds, WMV file, 18.6 MB
April 2009
Video PSA of man buying a cell phone. Stresses the importance of asking questions during medical appointments to get answers that can help you make better decisions and receive better quality care.
audio icon Questions are the Answer, 30 seconds, MP3, 478 KB (Transcript)
March 2007
Audio public service announcement on the importance of communicating with doctors and asking questions to reduce the risk of suffering a medical mistake.

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S

Safety, Medicine

audio icon Tratamiento con Coumadin® (Treatment with Coumadin®), 60 seconds, MP3, 1.4 MB (Transcripción en español)
May 2009
Audio public service announcement in Spanish on taking the blood thinner Coumadin®/warfarin.
audio icon Tratamiento con Coumadin® (Treatment with Coumadin®), 30 seconds, MP3, 500 KB (Transcripción en español)
May 2009
Audio public service announcement in Spanish on taking the blood thinner Coumadin®/warfarin.
audio icon Play It Safe: Don't Play Around with Medicine, 30 seconds, MP3, 468 KB (Transcript)
October 2004
Audio public service announcement on follow instructions and communicating with doctors and pharmacists.
video icon Play It Safe: Don't Play Around with Medicine, 30 seconds, Flash, 3.1 MB (Transcript)
October 2004
Video public service announcement on the importance of knowing how and when to take medication.
video icon Medication Safety: Check Your Medication, 60 seconds, Flash, 6.7 MB (Transcript)
March 2008
Video public service announcement on the importance of taking an active role in health care to keep from taking the wrong amount or type of medicine.
video icon Medication Safety: Know Your Medication, 30 seconds, Flash, 3.4 MB (Transcript)
March 2008
Video public service announcement on the importance of knowing the names of medicines and reasons for taking them. Also in Spanish.
video icon Revise sus medicamentos (Medication Safety: Know Your Medication)—en español, 30 seconds, Flash, 3.4 MB (Transcripción en español)
March 2008
Video public service announcement on the importance of knowing the names of medicines and reasons for taking them. Also in English.
audio icon Taking Medication Safely, 30 seconds, MP3, 501 KB (Transcript)
March 2008
Audio public service announcement featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy on how to take medications safely.
video icon Medication Safety: Take an Active Role in Your Health Care, 30 seconds, Flash, 3.4 MB (Transcript)
March 2008
Video public service announcement featuring tips for taking medication safely. (Spanish version is coming soon.)
audio icon Your Medicine: Play it Safe, MP3, 929 KB (Transcript)
May 2003
Audio news release featuring AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy about the AHRQ brochure "Your Medicine: Play It Safe."
audio icon Your Medicine: Play it Safeen español, MP3, 935 KB (Transcripción en español)
May 2003
Audio news release in Spanish featuring Dr. Rosaly Correa, AHRQ, about the AHRQ brochure "Your Medicine: Play It Safe."

Smoking and Pregnancy

audio icon If You're Pregnant and You Smoke, 30 seconds, MP3, 462 KB (Transcript)
February 2008
Audio public service announcement on the risk of babies being born too small when the mother smokes.

Smoking

audio icon Deje de fumar (Quit Smoking), 60 seconds, MP3, 936 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on quitting smoking.
audio icon Deje de fumar (Quit Smoking), 30 seconds, MP3, 480 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on quitting smoking.
audio icon Kid's Tooth Decay and Smoking, MP3, 843 KB (Transcript)
March 2003
Audio news release featuring Dr. Andrew Aligne describing his research about the impact of family members who smoke on the teeth of children who live with them.
audio icon Kid's Tooth Decay and Smokingen español , MP3, 767 KB (Transcripción en español)
March 2003
Audio news release in Spanish featuring Dr. Andrew Aligne describing his research about the impact of family members who smoke on the teeth of children who live with them.

Spanish Messages

audio icon Evite los coágulos (Prevent Blood Clots) 60 seconds, MP3, 1 MB (Transcripción en español)
May 2009
Audio public service announcement in Spanish on preventing potentially dangerous blood clots.
audio icon Evite los coágulos (Prevent Blood Clots), 30 seconds, MP3, 500 KB (Transcripción en español)
May 2009
Audio public service announcement in Spanish on preventing potentially dangerous blood clots.
audio icon Tratamiento con Coumadin® (Treatment with Coumadin®), 60 seconds, MP3, 1.4 MB (Transcripción en español)
May 2009
Audio public service announcement in Spanish on taking the blood thinner Coumadin®/warfarin.
audio icon Tratamiento con Coumadin® (Treatment with Coumadin®), 30 seconds, MP3, 500 KB (Transcripción en español)
May 2009
Audio public service announcement in Spanish on taking the blood thinner Coumadin®/warfarin.
audio icon Deje de fumar (Quit Smoking), 60 seconds, MP3, 936 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on quitting smoking.
audio icon Deje de fumar (Quit Smoking), 30 seconds, MP3, 480 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on quitting smoking.
audio icon Diabetes Tipo 2 (Type 2 Diabetes), 60 seconds, MP3, 952 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on Type 2 diabetes
audio icon Diabetes Tipo 2 (Type 2 Diabetes), 30 seconds, MP3, 480 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on Type 2 diabetes
audio icon Diabetes y Los Examenes de la Vista (Diabetes and Eye Exams), 30 seconds, MP3, 496 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on diabetes and eye exams
audio icon Osteoarthritis, 60 seconds, MP3, 952 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on osteoarthritis
audio icon Osteoarthritis, 30 seconds, MP3, 952 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on osteoarthritis
video icon Revise sus medicamentos (Medication Safety: Know Your Medication)—en español, 30 seconds, Flash, 3.4 MB (Transcripción en español)
March 2008
Video public service announcement on the importance of knowing the names of medicines and reasons for taking them. Also in English.
audio icon Getting to a Healthy Weighten español, MP3, 309 KB (Transcripción en español)
January 2005
Audio news release in Spanish featuring Dr. Rosaly Correa, AHRQ, promoting healthy living.
audio icon Your Medicine: Play it Safeen español, MP3, 935 KB (Transcripción en español)
May 2003
Audio news release in Spanish featuring Dr. Rosaly Correa, AHRQ, about the AHRQ brochure "Your Medicine: Play It Safe."
audio icon Kid's Tooth Decay and Smokingen español , MP3, 767 KB (Transcripción en español)
March 2003
Audio news release in Spanish featuring Dr. Andrew Aligne describing his research about the impact of family members who smoke on the teeth of children who live with them.

Surgery

audio icon Questions to Ask Before Surgery, 30 seconds, MP3, 469 KB (Transcript)
November 2007
Audio public service announcement on being active in health care to receive quality care.
audio icon Having Surgery: What You Need to Know, 30 seconds, MP3, 477 KB (Transcript)
January 2007
Audio public service announcement discussing the need to make informed decisions before having surgery.

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T

Tobacco Use

audio icon Deje de fumar (Quit Smoking), 60 seconds, MP3, 936 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on quitting smoking.
audio icon Deje de fumar (Quit Smoking), 30 seconds, MP3, 480 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on quitting smoking.
audio icon If You're Pregnant and You Smoke, 30 seconds, MP3, 462 KB (Transcript)
February 2008
Audio public service announcement on the risk of babies being born too small when the mother smokes.
audio icon It's never too late to quit, (30 seconds, MP3, 469 KB ( Transcript)
March 2006
Audio public service announcement on how quitting smoking immediately improves breathing, circulation and health.

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V

Value

video icon Value and Sustainability in Health IT, 28 minutes, Windows Media®, 146 MB high, 74 MB low (Transcript)
September 2007
Video of a speech by Secretary Michael O. Leavitt during AHRQ 2007 Annual Meeting with an introduction by AHRQ Director Dr. Carolyn Clancy.

Vision

audio icon Diabetes y Los Examenes de la Vista (Diabetes and Eye Exams), 30 seconds, MP3, 496 KB (Transcripción en español)
September 2008
Features information in Spanish on diabetes and eye exams

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W

Weight Loss

audio icon Getting to a Healthy Weight, MP3, 284 KB (Transcript)
January 2005
Audio news release featuring Dr. Francis Chesley, AHRQ, promoting healthy living.
audio icon Getting to a Healthy Weighten español, MP3, 309 KB (Transcripción en español)
January 2005
Audio news release in Spanish featuring Dr. Rosaly Correa, AHRQ, promoting healthy living.

Women's Health

audio icon If You're Pregnant and You Smoke, 30 seconds, MP3, 462 KB (Transcript)
February 2008
Audio public service announcement on the risk of babies being born too small when the mother smokes.
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Page last reviewed December 2014
Internet Citation: Audio/Visual Topic Index. December 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/newsroom/audio-video/audio-video-by-topic.html