Microbridge Technologies Announces Micro-Flow Differential Pressure Sensors for Medical Respiration and Industrial HVAC Applications
... today announced a family of Nano-Air-Flow differential
Pressure Sensors targeted at medical respiratory ... that allows accurate sensing of low differential
pressures over a wide dynamic range. The ... where it is necessary to measure full-scale differential
pressures of approximately 15" H2O, with a ...
Scantek Medical Files for Chapter 11 Voluntary Bankruptcy and Receives Orders for the Sale of BreastCare(TM)
... units of its BreastCare(TM)/BreastAlert(TM) differential
Temperature Sensor product ("BreastCare") to a ... distributes the BreastCare(TM)/BreastAlert(TM) differential
Temperature Sensor product. Scantek is also developing medical devices which use this temperature differential
technology to screen for other medical ...
The 2009 Leibniz Prize: Eleven new scientific discoverers
... University of Ulm
Prof. Dr. Burkhard Wilking, differential
geometry, University of Mnster
Prof. Dr. ... Group.
Prof. Dr. Burkhard Wilking (38), differential
geometry, Department of Mathematics and Computer ... renowned as one of the leaders in the field of differential
geometry. His work has had a decisive influence, ...
Estrogen and progesterone receptor isoforms expression in the stomach of Mongolian gerbils
... of PR in gerbil stomach, as well as the differential
regulation of ER-alpha by E2 deserve further ... both estradiol (E2) and progesterone (P4) play differential
roles in response to gastric injury and H. pylori ... gerbil uteri deserved further investigation. The differential
regulation in gastric antrum and corpus ...
A new way to fight cancer: the silver shield
... tube experiments with human cells confirmed the differential
resistance of normal and cancer cells to ...
We were able to reach a 1,000-fold differential
resistance using a tumor model in bakers yeast. If we get to just a 10-20 fold differential
toxicity with human metastatic cancers, all of a ...
UCLA mathematician works to make virtual surgery a reality
... scientists in computational geometry, partial differential
equations and large-scale computing are ... to a surgeon, Teran said, is based on partial differential
equations. Teran solves on a computer the ... where he took graduate classes in partial differential
equations and worked on new ways of solving the ...
Mathematics taking guesswork out of plastic surgery tissue transfer
... model of tissue transfer, mathematicians have shown that they can use differential
equations to determine which tissue segments selected for transfer from ...
"This is still just a concept. But this initial system of five differential
equations gives us a range between the flap size and the required diameter ...
Sysmex America Introduces On Demand Middleware Training Tool
... decision management system that provides auto and manual validation with differential
and morphology reporting to the LIS. Specifically designed for the ... WAM manages all result and reflexing contingencies for instruments, manual differential
and smear results. It brings advanced, rules-based intelligence to the ...
US Oncology Reports Fourth Quarter and Yearend 2008 Results
... - (0.1) - -
Effective tax rate
9.6 9.2 5.1 (0.4) 8.8
Holdings Net ... of debt - (12.9)
Effective tax rate differential
Holdings Net Loss ...
A useful method to diagnose chest pain with foregut symptoms
... intra-esophageal pH monitoring and a Holter electrocardiography for the differential
diagnosis of chest pain caused by esophageal dysfunctional and/or ... pH monitoring and Holter electrocardiography are significant for the differential
diagnosis of chest pain, particularly with foregut symptoms. As an added ...
Lung Cancer Microscopic Appearance Affects Response to Chemotherapy
... been no convincing evidence that the available treatments have any differential
activity based on the histologic subtype of NSCLC." "On the basis of these ... advanced NSCLC," says Prof. Scagliotti.
The article entitled "The differential
Efficacy of Pemetrexed According to NSCLC Histology: A Review of Two ...
New Research Estimates 1500 Lives Could Be Saved Annually if the Lowest Performing Hospitals for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery Performed as Well as Top-ranking Hospitals
... for women was higher than men regardless of
performance ranking, but the differential
increased as performance declined.
The study ranked US hospitals ... to the average performance of top
The gender differential
against women, meanwhile, increased from .68
percent in Tier 1 to 2.67 ...
Future Looks Bright For Non-Invasive Diagnosis Of Skin Cancer; Study Shows Novel Light Device Detects Cancerous Lesions From Normal Tissue
... handheld device using a specialized light technique that may enhance the differential
diagnosis of non-melanoma skin cancers, inflamed scar tissue and normal ... handheld device using a specialized light technique that may enhance the differential
diagnosis of non-melanoma skin cancers, inflamed scar tissue and normal ...
GRAS Proudly Announces Photometrica Version 2.0. Hailed as a Brilliant Solution for More Productive Astronomical Research by Those Engaged in Photometry Using the Global-Rent-a-scope Telescope Systems
... browser. The program has many innovations that allow for highly automated differential
photometry of a variety of variable stars and is suitable for exoplanet ... automated and cheap ($10/mo). I now regularly submit high-quality differential
photometry variable star data to the AAVSO," said Robert Gagliano, ...
NYU Langone Medical Center's tip sheet to the 44th annual meeting of ASCO
... thoracic surgery and thoracic oncology, at NYU Langone Medical Center
microRNA expression in pleural mesothelioma: Implications for early ... one set of peritoneum (abdominal cavity) samples, 66 showed significant differential
expression: 34 were upregulated in tumor samples, while 32 were ...
CME LLC Offers Education to Help Medical Professionals Better Recognize Adult ADHD
... underdiagnosis of adult ADHD."
"Understanding the Complexities in the differential
Diagnosis of Adult
ADHD" offers clinicians access to a Web site ( ... Each meeting includes two
sessions: "Understanding the Challenges in the differential
Adult ADHD," with Joel L. Young, M.D., medical director and ...
Escalon(R) Announces FDA 510(K) Clearance for D3 Hematology System
... (FDA) to market the D3 Hematology System, an automatic
Hematology Analyzer. Drew Scientific plans to
commence shipments of the ... The D3 incorporates advanced technology for
superior reliability of 3-part differential
blood analysis. Features
-- Low reagent consumption and ...
Experts call for better research into link between women's hormones and mood disorders
... and environmental factors interacting in complicated ways to create differential
vulnerability in women and men. But they also point out that the link to ... and girls. Its only after females begin menstrual function that a gender differential
in mood disorders manifests itself. This, coupled with the observation ...
Hurricane Katrina Doctor and Nobel Laureate Headline ASCP Annual Meeting
... description of how to piece major morphologic findings into a limited differential
diagnosis. Dr. Mitros will go on to explain how to use the findings to further resolve the differential
using video and an LCD screen for illustration.
-- John R. Ball, MD, ...
Alter-G Forging New Relationships
... Gravity differential
Technology Developer Adding Industry Advisors and ... limitations, and build endurance. The
company's patented gravity differential
technology, the building block for
their body weight support devices, was ...
US Oncology Reports Second Quarter Operating Results
... Unrealized gain (loss)
on swap (1.7) 14.3 (0.8)
Effective tax rate
1.6 (0.4) 4.7
--- ----- ---
Holdings Net Income (Loss) ...
Employers Recognize Potential Impact of Employee Health Management on Future Plan Costs
... agree that individuals should be pay more if they do not make a reasonable effort to control their chronic conditions. Only 18% believe that no cost differential
should result from the employees lack of compliance with appropriate treatments of chronic conditions.
Between 15% and 23% of ...
Mathematical modeling predicts response to Herceptin
... and this research is a step towards realising that aim."
For the current study, Faratian and colleagues built a mathematical model that used 56 differential
equations to analyze the change in concentrations of 56 separate biological entities including proteins and lipid second messengers.
Terrisca Des Jardins, MHSA, joins my1HIE as Director of Strategic Partnerships
... health care reform efforts at a local level. Terrisca provided direction to work areas related to performance measurement and public reporting, differential
payment, quality improvement collaboratives, disparities, program assessment and fund development. Among other accomplishments, Terrisca led work on ...
AMA Grants New Category III CPT Code to Premier Heart's Multifunction CardioGram(TM) (MCG)
... software, Premier Heart's proven server based systems analysis technology, and a secure Internet enabled reporting tool for physicians to perform differential
diagnosis and disease severity score calculations.
About Premier Heart, LLC
Premier Heart, LLC is a worldwide developer, ...
Mayo Clinic study using structural MRI may help accurately diagnose dementia patients
... International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease on July 11 in Vienna.
In this study, Mayo Clinic researchers developed a framework for MRI-based differential
diagnosis of three common neurodegenerative disorders: Alzheimer's disease , frontotemporal lobar degeneration , and Lewy body disease using ...
Mayo Clinic Study Using Structural MRI May Help Accurately Diagnose Dementia Patients
... Conference on Alzheimer's Disease on July 11 in Vienna.
In this study, Mayo Clinic researchers developed a framework for MRI-based differential
diagnosis of three common neurodegenerative disorders: Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal lobar degeneration , and Lewy body disease using ...
Healthcare Travel Exhibition & Congress Predicts Worldwide Healthcare Travel Revenue to Hit US$100 Billion by 2012
... in Asia can pay just 10% of the cost
of comparable treatment conducted in developed countries like the United
States or United Kingdom. This differential
cost, coupled with today's
sophisticated travel industry, provides an excellent catalyst to the growth of
medical tourism," said Mr. Andrew Keable, ...
MDOUTLOOK(R) Quick Polls Report on Clinical Integration of Key Oncology Developments Following ASCO 2009
... Pemetrexed appears the top choice.
Advanced stage Melanoma:
Ulceration status of the primary lesion will become key differential
factor driving the use of PEG-IFN-alpha-2b. This is a change from current practice
High level of excitement around the BRAF inhibitor ...
The Center for Health Design and Facilities Guidelines Institute Announce 2009 Research Funding Recipients
... falls environment evaluation tool (FEET). Once developed, it will be used to assess the environment in at least 30 hospital units to examine the differential
role the environment plays in falls. It is hypothesized that there will be fewer falls and less serious injuries from falls in patient rooms that ...
VBI researchers develop new method for breast cancer biomarker discovery
... the effectiveness of the method developed, the team plans to pursue more work using complementary techniques on biological replicates to confirm the differential
expression of the proteins.
Casenet Unveils TruCare 4.0 - New Care Management Platform Delivers Personalized, Member-Centric Care
... features not available elsewhere that enhance care and streamline workflow for care delivery organizations. These include:
Care(TM) -- This innovative functional architecture provides care delivery organizations, including public and private payers and wellness ...
Some donor factors affect outcomes for HCV-positive liver transplant recipients
... of recipient diagnosis and disease severity," she concludes. "I believe that this would be the most equitable and transparent way to distribute the differential
risk posed by the donor pool to individual transplant candidates."
Siemens Demonstrates Groundbreaking Approach to Stroke Diagnosis at ASNR 2009
... using SOMATOM CT exquisite image quality. Fully automated 3D syngo Volume Neuro Perfusion CT tools facilitate quantitative volume evaluation for differential
diagnosis of ischemic stroke and supports simultaneous multislice processing, as well as the stringent time and workflow requirements in an emergency ...
Partial bans on smoking don't save jobs in restaurants and bars
... the first study to compare the economic consequences of partial bans, total bans and no bans on smoking in public places. Because they don't have any differential
effect on employment in restaurants and bars, it is obvious that a total ban on smoking is the only way to protect employees and patrons from second ...
Patients at community health clinics less likely to be referred to cardiologist
... health centers serve a large proportion of racial and ethnic minorities who are either uninsured or have Medicaid.
"We need to raise awareness that differential
referral patterns exist and that these differing patterns may affect the quality of care received," Cook said. "Overall, the quality of care in ...
Throwing the micro switch: MicroRNA may link smoking risk gene to neurobiology of addiction
... tobacco dependence, and that two alleles of a variant within this gene are differentially expressed. "In the current study, we demonstrated that such differential
expression of DRD1 is regulated by microRNA miR-504," explains Dr. Li.
In other words, this microRNA seems to directly influence how these ...
Spencer to Exhibit Air and Gas Handling Equipment Solutions at ACHEMA May 11 - 15, 2009
... for handling temperatures to 593 degrees C (1100 degrees F), casing design pressures to 6895 kPa (1000 psig), inlet pressures to 3448 kPa (500 psig), differential
pressures to 138 kPa (20 psig) and volumes to 25485 m3/hr (15000 icfm). Because of the extreme challenges presented by industry applications from ...
Can EUS elastography help distinguish benign from malignant tissue?
... A major limitation of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) examination is its limited capacity to determine the exact nature of a lesion. The differential
diagnosis between benign and malignant lymph nodes and focal pancreatic masses based on the EUS appearance is difficult and frequently requires ...
Drug Utilization Review Reveals Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use Among Elderly Population
Prime will be presenting this study and other poster presentations at the AMCP meeting on April 17:
Influence of t he Copay differential
Between G e nerics and Preferred-Brands on the Generic Fill Rate
High-Deductible Health Plans Trends in Pharmaceutical Utiliz a ...