Navigation Links
UC Davis Study Identifies Better Blood Glucose Monitor for Burn Care
Date:8/29/2013

faculty instructor of the senior design course which pairs teams of undergraduate students with clinicians to identify needs and to design devices for improving health-care delivery.

“By bringing these technologies to the bedside, there is a real opportunity to improve patient care, by saving time and reducing human error,” Passerini said.

Lydia P. Howell, professor and chair of pathology and laboratory medicine, believes this type of translational research has the potential to improve lives and transform health care.

“We strive to ensure that our patients have the most accurate and up-to-date testing methods available to them, and we are constantly working to improve the quality of care. I am especially pleased with the involvement of the undergraduate students in this study, as their contributions were significant and the experience they gained is excellent training for emerging leaders among the next generation of health-care providers.”

Julian Cheng, a recent biomedical engineering graduate and a co-author of the paper, developed the software and algorithm used to automatically evaluate the glucose measurements between devices. The project was an extension of his senior design project to monitor glucose for intensive insulin therapy and adherence to glycemic control protocol at the point of care.

Co-authors also included Zachary R. Godwin, and Jennifer C. Bockhold, both student researchers with the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and Morgan Ingemason, a recent neuroscience graduate of Pomona College who assisted with direct data collection and analysis as an Edmondson Fellow scholar.

This study was supported by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health (K30 Mentored Clinical Research Training Program Scholarship, UL1 TR000002), the glycemic variability computation engine developed by the Department of Biomedical Engineering Senior Design Program,
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. UC Davis Team "Spikes" Stem Cells to Generate Myelin
2. UC Davis Develops New Strategy Tests for Dangerous Stage of Tuberculosis in Asia
3. UC Davis Children's Hospital Study Finds Telemedicine Consultations Significantly Improve Pediatric Care in Rural Emergency Rooms
4. UC Davis "Lab on a Chip" Measures Heart Disease Risk
5. Davis Hospital and Medical Center is First Hospital in Utah to Offer New CelluTome™ System for Skin Grafting
6. Actors, Models & Talent for Christ Grad, Charles Michael Davis, Stars in Grey’s Anatomy, Another Stateside (post-production), and New TV Series The Originals
7. Kenneth Davis, MD, President and CEO of The Mount Sinai Medical Center, to Speak on the Future of Medicine at the Aspen Ideas Festival in Colorado from June 26th to July 2nd, 2013
8. Zinda & Davis PLLC: Why the Chrysler Recall Refusal Matters And May Set a Dangerous Precedent
9. Actors, Models & Talent for Christ Graduate, Charles Michael Davis in Grey’s Anatomy and Big Screen Movie Another Stateside
10. Consolidated Facility Advises Spring Cleaning Done Now in Davis Businesses
11. UC Davis MIND Institute receives prestigious Autism Centers of Excellence Award
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/23/2014)... 2014 Névo takes a bold step ... and adding advanced activity tracking and phone notifications for ... distance, calories burned, and more. , http://www.nevowatch.com ... healthy habits in their busy lives to look and ... that produce healthy results, but until now, style played ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... Many people have very limited knowledge and faulty ... television acts in which a hypnotist induces a trance-like state ... power of suggestion to have them do his bidding, often ... as an aid in managing bad habits like smoking and ... ways hypnotism can be used. “Hypnosis can facilitate treatment for ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... Texas (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Medicine in ... its central Austin location at 711 W. 38th, Suite G4. ... at their north Austin location, increased demand for MIM’s superior ... “My team and I are extremely excited about bringing our ... Martha Pyron, owner of Medicine in Motion. “We’ll continue to ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... Recently, BuyTopDress.com, a popular supplier of wedding dresses and ... of fashionable marine ball dresses . Along with this, ... these brand new items; all of them are now provided ... to now, BuyTopDress.com has won more than 2000 happy customers ... with its products and after-sale services. The company is offering ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... 23, 2014 The Gesundheit! Institute ... new design and restructuring for their existing website. The Institute ... They needed a way to navigate to the different branches ... as present the look and feel of the site in ... 1971, when Patch Adams graduated from The Medical School of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Nevo changes the face of fitness wearables with an analogue watch combining activity tracking, phone notifications, and LED goal progress indicators for active lifestyles 2Health News:Nevo changes the face of fitness wearables with an analogue watch combining activity tracking, phone notifications, and LED goal progress indicators for active lifestyles 3Health News:Hypnosis: What You Don't Know, Dr. Richard Dauber with Morris Psychological Group Dispels Myths and Offers Tips about a Valuable Therapeutic Approach 2Health News:Hypnosis: What You Don't Know, Dr. Richard Dauber with Morris Psychological Group Dispels Myths and Offers Tips about a Valuable Therapeutic Approach 3Health News:Hypnosis: What You Don't Know, Dr. Richard Dauber with Morris Psychological Group Dispels Myths and Offers Tips about a Valuable Therapeutic Approach 4Health News:Austin Sports Medicine Practice to Host Grand Opening Event for Second Location 2Health News:Fashionable Marine Ball Dresses Added To BuyTopDress.com’s Collection 2Health News:Idea Marketing Group Launches a New Website for The Gesundheit! Institute 2Health News:Idea Marketing Group Launches a New Website for The Gesundheit! Institute 3
... do need supplements aren,t getting them, study shows , , ... U.S. children and teenagers may be popping vitamins and ... experts note that vitamin and mineral supplements are not ... , On the other hand, children who actually need ...
... Alberta organic chemist has been named the 2008 winner ... carried out in Canada. The prize is one of ... of disciplines including mathematics, engineering, chemistry, physics, and biology. ... on applications of compounds known as boronic acids and ...
... Focus on Auto Safety AdvocacyWASHINGTON, Feb. 2 Allstate ... and Auto Safety (Advocates) announced today the formation of ... The program aims to develop public policy fellows ... interest in highway and auto safety. "Advocates has ...
... is also useful when trying to spot fatigue , , MONDAY, Feb. ... Focus on the area around your eyes, a new study suggests, ... level of fatigue. , When asked to estimate the age ... the eye region almost half the time, researchers found. The number ...
... Seniors: "The Best Things in Life are FREE!",including an eye exam ... ... San Francisco, CA -- This February, EyeCare America is reminding seniors ... you can,t put a price tag on love, friendship or the ...
... the laboratory of Michael Karin, PhD, at the University ... first researcher to demonstrate a molecular link between inflammation ... the prevention and treatment of colitis-associated cancer (CAC), the ... Distinguished Professor of Pharmacology and Pathology and member of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Many Kids Don't Need the Vitamins They're Taking 2Health News:Many Kids Don't Need the Vitamins They're Taking 3Health News:University of Alberta organic chemist receives top young Canadian scientist prize 2Health News:Allstate and Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety Unveil Public Policy Fellowship Program 2Health News:Allstate and Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety Unveil Public Policy Fellowship Program 3Health News:When Gauging Age, the Eyes Have It 2Health News:During February's Valentine's Promotion EyeCare America Offers No-Cost Medical Eye Care to Qualified Seniors 2Health News:During February's Valentine's Promotion EyeCare America Offers No-Cost Medical Eye Care to Qualified Seniors 3Health News:2 immune-system proteins linked to colitis-associated cancer 2
(Date:9/22/2014)... Spanien, September 23, 2014 ... sich Fernzugriffe auf eTMF im Jahr 2015 ... den Sponsoren von klinischen Versuchsreihen, die zunehmenden ... Vollständigkeit von Stammdateien mit Informationen über ihre ... erfüllen     Die bisher größte ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... 2014 Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... sell $200 million of its common stock in an ... BofA Merrill Lynch are acting as joint book-running managers ... 30-day option to purchase additional shares of its common ... the offering are being sold by Avanir.  The offering ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... DUBLIN , Sept. 22, 2014 ... "The Market for Neurotechnology: 2014-2018" report to ... research report is the most comprehensive and up-to-date publication ... in-depth look at the technology, markets, competitors, and growth ... in the years 2014 through 2018. It forecasts the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Branchenweite Umfrage zeigt, dass sich Fernzugriffe auf eTMF im Jahr 2015 verdoppeln werden 2Branchenweite Umfrage zeigt, dass sich Fernzugriffe auf eTMF im Jahr 2015 verdoppeln werden 3Branchenweite Umfrage zeigt, dass sich Fernzugriffe auf eTMF im Jahr 2015 verdoppeln werden 4Branchenweite Umfrage zeigt, dass sich Fernzugriffe auf eTMF im Jahr 2015 verdoppeln werden 5Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock 2Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock 3The Market for Neurotechnology: 2014-2018 2
... May 26, 2011 Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ... of its previously announced underwritten public offering of 16,300,000 ... of $8.00 per share to the public. The gross ... be approximately $130,400,000, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions, ...
... Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: ENDP ) ... amount of senior unsecured notes. The notes will be unsecured, ... certain of the Company,s subsidiaries.   Endo intends ... cash on hand and borrowings under its new credit facility, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Rigel Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock 2Rigel Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock 3Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc. Announces Proposed Private Offering of Senior Notes 2
... technique independent blood films. The modern ... compact, quiet, easy to use slide ... distributed cell monolayers for WBC differential ... of slides and slide holders the ...
... 2000; a unique closed system for performing ... ,The CenSlide 2000 system is microprocessor controlled ... preset speed for one minute. At the ... is distributed evenly across the viewing area ...
Used for drainage and retrograde pyelogram in pediatric patients. A stiffening stylet is included to aid in catheter placement. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Used for stenting the urethra during hypospadias or epispadias repair and to allow post-operative drainage of the bladder. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Medicine Products: