Tag: "riddled" at medical news
Brickbats And Bouquets For U.S Prison Healthcare In-Charge
...dical care system that they said was understaffed, riddled
with incompetent doctors and plagued by an absence of standards and a shortage of basic supplies, such as bandages and hand soap.Yet time has dampened their initial enthusiasm. They now say their hope is tempered by frustration that Sillen has not m...
On the 'Fast Buck' Trail: Kidneys on Sale
...ly over the past decade, kidney transplantation is riddled
with perils. A survey was conducted on a cross section of donors in Chennai, who had traded their kidneys six years before the study. Needless to say, all these individuals came from the economically –challenged strata of the society. Some intere...
Medicaid Security Riddled with Flaws
Medicare and Medicaid computer security is riddled
with serious flaws according to federal investigators which could lead to improper disclosure of medical information//. The New York Times reported that the computer network contained sensitive financial data on beneficiaries connecting the databank ...
Blinding-Disease Surgery Is Done Safely in Villages, by Nonphysicians
...infections, the inside of the upper eyelid becomes riddled
with scar tissue. As the scar tissue contracts, the eyelashes turn inward and brush against the cornea. This is trichiasis. Left untreated, the constant irritation of the cornea by the inward-turning eyelashes — possibly in combination with seconda...
A 15p increase in an NHS Prescription Cost
...ed, said "The system is not only complex, but also riddled
with inequities. The Association believes that prescription charges deter many people from getting their prescriptions filled, while many ask their pharmacist for guidance on which medicines they need most when it contains several items."...
Indian pharma industry upbeat on WTO drug deal
...Shah said although the deal has been sealed, it is riddled
with barriers which will make generic drugs more expensive. ''It appears poorer nations have accepted the conditions of the United States out of anxiety to reach a solution to their health problems,'' he added. Other companies were more positive, h...