Test helps in fight against lung infections and for treating other life-threatening infections
... bioFILM PA™ and the University of Alberta hospital
laboratory, under the direction of Dr. Robert ... with cystic fibrosis at the University of Alberta hospital
CF clinic. The patients ranged from 9 to 51 ... function. The doctors admitted the patient to hospital
in an attempt to stabilize the patient prior to ...
Bioterrorism and disaster preparedness explored in special issue of Medical Decision Making
... anthrax attack on a large city would overwhelm hospital
resources even with an extremely effective public ... a response to it.
The article "Predicting hospital
Surge after a Large-Scale Anthrax Attack: A ... medical countermeasures necessary to minimize the hospital
surge resulting from anthrax-related illness and ...
Laboring without the labor bed: It's a good thing
... of Toronto pilot study that re-conceptualized the hospital
labour room by removing the standard, clinical ... room, reported they spent less than half their hospital
labour in the standard labour bed.
Led by ... simple, but radical modifications to the standard hospital
labour room, with the intention of surrounding ...
Gene expression findings a step toward better classification and treatment of juvenile arthritis
... Michael Barnes, Ph.D., of Cincinnati Children's hospital
Medical Center used a large data set to compare a ... of this research program at Cincinnati Children's hospital
Medical Center before coming to NIAMS. "Many of ... M.D., Ph.D., also at Cincinnati Children's hospital
Medical Center, scientists looked more closely at ...
Children's Hospital Oakland scientists first to discover new source for harvesting stem cells
... A groundbreaking study conducted by Children's hospital
& Research Center Oakland is the first to reveal ... and leukemia.
The study, led by Children's hospital
& Research Center Oakland scientists Frans ... stem cells from umbilical cord blood, Children's hospital
Oakland physicians have cured more than 100 kids ...
A urine test for appendicitis?
... scientists at the Proteomics Center at Children's hospital
Boston demonstrate that a protein detectable in ... acting chief of emergency medicine at Children's hospital
Boston, Hanno Steen, PhD, director of the ... validate these markers in 67 children seen at the hospital
for suspected appendicitis over an 18-month ...
Plant microbe shares features with drug-resistant pathogen
... linked to opportunistic infections in hospital
patients. The findings suggest caution in the use ... some bacteria to cause deadly infections in hospital
patients whose immune systems are often ... source of exposure to opportunistic pathogens for hospital
Study reveals conflict between doctors, midwives over homebirth
... are transporting their home-birth clients to the hospital
because of complications.
Oregon State ... with doctors expressing the firm belief that only hospital
births are safe, while midwives felt ... refuse to believe that births outside of the hospital
"Medicine is a social construct, and ...
Camphor-containing products may cause seizures in children
... a single New York City hospital─Children's hospital
at Montefiore in the Bronx─over a two-week ... pediatrics at both Einstein and Children's hospital
at Montefiore, The University hospital
and Academic Medical Center for Einstein.
Treatment for extreme nausea, vomiting during pregnancy
... introduced by the Sainte-Justine University hospital
Center, appears effective in improving symptoms ... and Pregnancy of the Sainte-Justine University hospital
"The warning found that a previously ... evaluated 229 pregnant women who were admitted to hospital
and treated for HG. The scientists compared use ...
Breast health center gives TGen new research opportunities
... health center next to John C. Lincoln Deer Valley hospital
will provide significant research opportunities ... TGen with yet another avenue of assisting local hospital
and research networks, including Arizona's three major universities, St. Joseph's hospital
and Medical Center, Banner Health and Scottsdale ...
Children's Hospital Oakland is first pediatric hospital to use 'laboratory-on-a-card' technology
... April 20, 2009-Oakland, Calif.- Children's hospital
& Research Center Oakland is the first children's hospital
in the country to use groundbreaking technology ...
Respiratory therapists at Children's hospital
Oakland do about 20,000 point-of-care blood gas ...
Early administration of antiretroviral therapy can improve survival
... Mir of the Infectious Diseases Department of hospital
Clnic - IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona. Dr. ... patients. Nine Catalan hospitals are taking part: hospital
Clnic, Barcelona; hospital
Universitari Germans Trias i ...
UC and partners awarded $23 million to transform discoveries into real-world health solutions
... effort among UC, Cincinnati Children's hospital
Medical Center, University hospital
and the Cincinnati Department of Veterans Affairs ... GCRC, housed at Cincinnati Children's hospital
Medical Center, with a satellite operation at the ...
Genetic risk factors identified for sudden cardiac death
... Stefan Kb, MD, senior physician at the University hospital
of Munich, Campus Grosshadern, along with their ... of Helmholtz Zentrum Mnchen, the university hospital
Klinikum rechts der Isar of the Technische Universitt Mnchen and the university hospital
of Ludwig Maximilian University (LMU), Campus ...
Penn medicine draws road map for elimination of central line-associated bloodstream infections
... 90 percent during the past three years at the hospital
of the University of Pennsylvania due to a ... and Control at the 735 bed Philadelphia hospital
and president-elect of SHEA. "Central ... as 30 percent. Our program ultimately makes the hospital
a safer place to receive medical care."
Oh baby, interventional radiology makes childbirth safer
... to need fewer blood transfusions, had shorter hospital
stays and did not have recurrence of the ... M.D., interventional radiologist at Mount Sinai hospital
in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. "These women are ... researchers analyzed trends or patterns in their hospital
course and treatment outcomes, finding that this ...
Freezing kidney cancer: Hot treatment should be new gold standard for destroying small tumors
... interventional radiologist at Johns Hopkins hospital
in Baltimore, Md. "We can eliminate a cancerthat ... kidney surgery, a patient remains in the hospital
for several days and recovery time can be from ... into significantly less pain, a shorter hospital
stay and more rapid recovery. This safe treatment ...
Monash scientists debug superbug
... the workings of a superbug that kills elderly hospital
patients worldwide - a discovery that has the ... Clostridium difficile are found in almost every hospital
"It is the major cause of diarrhoea in hospital
patients undergoing antibiotic therapy. The ...
Predicting risk of stroke from one's genetic blueprint
... risk of stroke, finds a study from the Children's hospital
Informatics Program (CHIP). Using genetic information from 569 hospital
patients, the researchers showed that their ... of the stroke unit at Massachusetts General hospital
(MGH), and Rachel Ramoni, DMD, ScD, of the ...
Crib-side studies help struggling newborns go home without feeding tubes
... Disorders Program at Nationwide Children's hospital
is helping premature infants and other newborns ... in significant medical bills and extended hospital
stays. In the United States, approximately 13 ... MD, FRCPI, DCH, AGAF, Nationwide Children's hospital
neonatologist and principal investigator in the ...
Texas Medical Center researchers win collaborative grants
... researchers at Rice University, Texas Children's hospital
and The Methodist hospital
Four projects chosen from ... King and Catherine Bollard of Texas Children's hospital
and Edward Graviss of The ...
International copper industry defines role in the fight against hospital infections
... help curb the spread of bacteria that cause hospital
infection? Results of laboratory testing and ... of infection control, pathology, microbiology, hospital
design, metallurgy and engineering, presented the ... the use of copper on certain surfaces on a busy hospital
ward resulted in 90-100 percent fewer ...
Flowering plants speed post-surgery recovery
... contact with plants is directly beneficial to a hospital
patient's health. Using various medical and ... the study set out to evaluate if plants in hospital
rooms have therapeutic influences.
Studies ... appendectomy. Patients were randomly assigned to hospital
rooms with or without plants during their ...
A spoonful of sugar?
... range of healthcare professionals including GPs, hospital
paediatricians, community paediatricians and ... of working with families who are seen in the hospital
and Dr Lakhanpaul, a Community Paediatrician, works with children who are managed out of hospital
and who, in most cases, will not have a nurse or ...
Marked improvement in body image, physical stamina, post-surgical pectus patients report
... Kelly, M.D., a pediatric surgeon at Children's hospital
of The King's Daughters and Professor of Clinical ... Fla.; Boston Children's Hospital; Children's hospital
of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisc.; Children's ... Hospital, Kansas City, Mo.; Cincinnati Children's hospital
Innovations in Pediatric Medicine International Conference brings together pediatrics experts
... -- On Nov. 8 and 9, Morgan Stanley Children's hospital
of NewYork-Presbyterian and Columbia University ... transplantation at Morgan Stanley Children's hospital
of NewYork-Presbyterian and professor of ...
Dr. Alain Fischer of Descartes University hospital
NeckerEnfants Malades, Paris, France, will ...
Rhode Island Hospital simulation center examines benefits and applications of medical simulation
... and simulation experts from Rhode Island hospital
discuss the benefits of advanced medical ... for Emergency Medicine." Rhode Island hospital
physicians Marc Shapiro, MD, and Gregory Jay, MD, ... staff from the simulation center at Rhode Island hospital
involved in developing the recently published ...
Innovative surgery by MSU veterinarian provides new lease on life to dogs
... The procedure, done at MSU's Veterinary Teaching hospital
by veterinary orthopedic surgeon Loic Dejardin, ... rest of his life.
Dejardin has helped MSU's hospital
become one of the first four institutions in the ... Shull of Grand Rapids' Family Friends Veterinary hospital
and Pet Care Center, where he now undergoes ...
New cardiology research presented at CHEST 2008
... rate. Researchers from Western Pennsylvania hospital
in Pittsburgh reviewed the charts of 151 ... None of these patients survived to the time of hospital
discharge. Researchers suggest that patients who ... October 29, 10:30 AM EST)
staff members have more difficulty performing ...
Innovations in Pediatric Medicine CME conference brings together national pediatrics experts
... On Nov. 8 and 9, Morgan Stanley Children's hospital
of NewYork-Presbyterian and Columbia University ... transplantation at Morgan Stanley Children's hospital
of NewYork-Presbyterian and professor of ... University School of Medicine and the Floating hospital
9:15 9:45 a.m.
Early Diagnosis ...
Brown University and Women & Infants Hospital expand national children's study to Bristol County
... University, with lead partner Women & Infants hospital
of Rhode Island, has been awarded a $12-million, ... at Southcoast Health System's Charlton Memorial hospital
in Fall River and St. Luke's hospital
in New Bedford, as well as ...
US Air Force grant targets medical evacuation procedures
... a war zone. Most are in transit to a full-service hospital
within 48 hours.
Avoiding this "second ... are being cared for in maze of canvas and plywood hospital
Dorlac and his colleagues believe there ... time to fly could reduce infection, minimize hospital
stays and result in fewer amputations and deaths ...
More findings on gene involved in childhood asthma
Researchers from The Children's hospital
of Philadelphia found that variants in the ORMDL3 ...
The current study, from The Children's hospital
of Philadelphia and the University of ...
Drawing on patients from the Children's hospital
network, the study team analyzed DNA from 807 ...
Rattlesnake-type poisons used by superbug bacteria to beat our defenses
... Colonies of hospital
superbugs can make poisons similar to those found ... The toxins are manufactured by communities of the hospital
superbug Pseudomonas aeruginosa called biofilms, ... aeruginosa, which is one of the three major hospital
superbugs. Aggressive antibiotic treatment can ...
New genes found for inflammatory bowel disease in children
... Inflammatory Bowel Disease at The Children's hospital
"We will resequence the gene ... authors direct research programs at Children's hospital
and are also faculty members of the University of ... The University of Utah, Cincinnati Children's hospital
and two research hospitals in Italy, appears in ...
In Vietnam, alongside progress, a battle for life
... colonial-style exterior of the National Cancer hospital
in Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam, a battle is ... the result of chemotherapy - they sit around the hospital
in small groups, whiling away the time until ... frugally - buying food from sellers outside the hospital
gates and sleeping on day-beds in the corridors. ...
Immune system protein accurate predictor of survival in pediatric septic shock
... protein within 24 hours of being admitted to the hospital
for septic shock can predict survival in ... to a research team led by Cincinnati Children's hospital
Medical Center in the Aug. 1 American Journal of ... of IL-8 levels obtained within 24 hours of hospital
admissions, the researchers projected that a ...
Treatment corrects severe insulin imbalance in animal studies
... a pediatric endocrinologist at The Children's hospital
of Philadelphia. "This type of congenital ... beta cells." The study team, from Children's hospital
and the University of Pennsylvania School of ... can remove the lesion and cure HI. The Children's hospital
of Philadelphia is a world leader in diagnosing ...
CMV infections affect more than just patients with compromised immune systems, researchers find
... with compromised immune systems, can also affect hospital
intensive-care patients who have no immune-system ... CMV infection is also associated with longer hospital
and intensive-care unit (ICU) stays independent ... no immune-system problems who were admitted to a hospital
ICU. They also analyzed how CMV reactivation ...