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Spreading its wings

...m would prepare the druggists to face any surprise inspections from the regulatory authorities. The sale of drugs whose expiry dates are over can be minimised as the computer will be programmed not to accept such drugs, he said. This association had recently organised a one day refresher camp for the about 150...

FDA attacks American Red Cross for blood violations

...ments in the quality control of its blood program, inspections over the past two years have revealed persistent and serious violations of blood safety rules. FDA inspectors said they found several violations including incorrect labeling and release of potentially contaminated blood, a lack of adequate quaranti...

Ranbaxy Labs' Entry Into Anti-Acne Market

... 10% . The US FDA has been quite stringent in its inspections for the anti-acne drug to check for possible side effects. The drug is suspected to have side effects, particularly depression. Hence, the US FDA is expected to be quite rigid in granting approvals for this generic drug....

Lamivudine Manufactured By Ranbaxy gets the nod from the US FDA

...oval has come after a number of quality checks and inspections by some of the most stringent agencies in the world including the US FDA.All the other ARVs including the present lamivudine tablets are at present being manufactured by Ranbaxy itself in itsstate of the art laboratories. The CEO of Ranbaxy Laborato...

FDA Moves In To Check Listeria

...t of which this measure has been initiated. The inspections conducted by the FDA in 2004 and 2005 have revealed that the disease-causing bacterium Listeria monocytogenes (Listeria) has been discovered in the products of the company, in addition to the unsanitary conditions prevalent at the company's facilitie...

‘Unpredictability’ Should Mark Health-Care Inspections &Targes

...ot premeditated. A good idea would be to have spot inspections or tests without any prior indication of targets . ...

Duck a Flu? - Singapore Embargoes Duck Imports from Malaysia

...ore will give a further thrust to surveillance and inspections at the entry point of birds to the country, so that the city can be spared the ordeal of combating a bird-flu outbreak. Thankfully, no bird flu virus has been detected in Singapore till date. ...

Doctor Caught Red-Handed For Conducting Sex-Determination Test

...nyone indulging in such illegal acts. Over 3,200 inspections were carried out at ultrasound clinics in the past year across Haryana, he said, adding that licences of 114 ultrasound centres had been cancelled or suspended for violation of the PNDT Act. At least 23 cases are pending against doctors for conduct...

Yorkshire hit by a different ball game: fish disease

...expected soon (tests can take up to two weeks) and inspections of other sites in the Ouse catchment area are due to be completed later this week. The affected farm has now been cleared of all fish and plans are in place to disinfect the site. There is no treatment for VHS. As a List II notifiable disease there i...

31 Year Old Man Critical And Is Suspected To Have Contracted Bird Flu Virus In Shenzhen

...Environmental Hygiene Department will also step up inspections of chickens imported from the mainland. The H5N1 virus first surfaced in Hong Kong in 1997 followed which there were mass culling of birds. Though it alleviated the spread locally the H5N1 virus continued to circulate among birds in Asia. China's Min...

Legionnaires' Disease Reported In Sydney: victim seriously ill

...ector, Dr Peter Lewis said. He mentioned that the inspections revealed that appropriate standards have been maintained at the towers,and that there were no risks there for the community. On interviewing the patients’ families, the health officials discovered that they had a "common exposure" after visiting...

Medical Center Recognized for Excellence in Bariatric Surgery

...esignation, Mount Sinai underwent a series of site inspections during which all aspects of the program’s surgical processes were closely examined and data on health outcomes was collected. Surgical Review Corporation (SRC), an organization dedicated to pursuing surgical excellence, formulates and establishes the...

LA County gives Approval for Reform Plan for King-Drew Medical Center

...izing the hospital also would have to pass two CMS inspections next year to get a new contract. The hospital had long been a symbol of renewal for an area south of downtown that was plagued by poverty and gang violence. Over the last two years, however its reputation was marred by patient deaths blamed on slop...

Eighty Children Die Of Aids Due To Tainted Blood, Dirty Needles In Southern Kazakhstan

...gedly reusing disposable equipments. Nationwide inspections have revealed numerous cases of incompetence and corruption among doctors and nurses that has resulted in the dismissal of Health Minister Yerbolat Dosayev and South Kazakhstan administration chief Bolat Zhylkyshiyev following the incident. SRI...

Carcinogens in Fish Worries Chinese Watchdogs

...including Tianjin, Liaoning and Xi'an have started inspections after contaminated turbot was discovered by officials in Shanghai. Food safety was given much priority in China after a series of incidents of food poisoning due to counterfeit products. Recent cases include parasite-infested snails in Beijing, ste...

Singapore Reports Fewer Dengue Cases in 2006

...l Environment Agency (NEA) carried out 1.5 million inspections on homes to find out mosquitoes breeding places last year, up 60 percent from 2005. Furthermore, during the run-up to the Lunar New Year which will fall on Feb. 17, environment officers have worked with plant nurseries to check their premises and ...

US Government Pushes Ahead With New Meat Inspection System

...after the event. Meat inspectors already conduct inspections on a daily basis. Under the new system FSIS says i...king to control the risk, will help FSIS to target inspections where they will be most needed. "To continue to prevent foodborne illness, we have to improve our ...

Parents To Blame For Soaring Counts Of Binge-Drinkers And Smokers

...nd health education, which was based on 350 school inspections over five years also said: "Many adults are concerned about young people's involvement with illegal drugs, but the overwhelming majority of young people identify correctly that tobacco and alcohol are the greatest drug-related dangers." Girls were ...

Overseeing Agency Indifferent to Workplace Safety in US

...overseeing workplace safety, did not step up plant inspections or mandate safety standards for businesses, even as more workers became ill. Two days ago a top official at the agency told lawmakers at a Congressional hearing that it would prepare a safety bulletin and planned to inspect a few dozen of the thou...

Elevate End- Of- Life Experience by Enhancing Quality of Hospice Care

...pinion about improvements in hospice care. Regular inspections will bring to the fore, underlying problems which are impediments to the standards at hospice care units. Finally, hospice care should not become the last resort of the terminally ill. The experience they provide should be memorable rather than eve...

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