Smith & Nephew Announces Launch of ACTICOAT Flex Wound Care Products in the USA
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Smith & Nephew Inc (NYSE: SNN ) (LSE: SN) Advanced Wound Management division, announced the U.S. launch of ACTICOAT(TM) Flex
3 and ACTICOAT(TM) Flex
7, to expand the ACTICOAT portfolio. ACTICOAT Flex
products have been d...
Maximize Flex Spending Account Funds Before They Expire
BANNOCKBURN, Ill., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Omron Healthcare, Inc. reminds
consumers to take full advantage of the remaining dollars left in Flex-
Spending Accounts (FSA's) before they expire by purchasing products to take
control of their personal and family health such as home blood pressure
$ 1.7 Million NYSTAR Award for Binghamton University to Flex Electronics Research Muscle.
Integrated Electronics Engineering Center (IEEC) of the Binghamton University has received the coveted award of $1.7 million from the New York State Office of Science, Technology and Academic Research (NYSTAR) to assist // hastening of the Microelectronics Research in the roll-to-roll format.
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Only Hospital in New Jersey to Offer New Bionic Foot to Amputees
...ading-edge sensor technology and artificial intelligence, the foot is able to identify changes in terrain, slopes and stairs and instruct the ankle to flex
appropriately. As a result, amputees ( http://www.kessler-rehab.com/programs/amputee-rehab ) can move about with greater balance, confidence and s...
Smith & Nephew Highlights Advanced Wound Management Progress
...mp; Nephew announced the launch of ACTICOAT™ flex
3 and ACTICOAT™ flex
7, which provide enhanced conformability and patie...d at a high risk of infection. The ACTICOAT™ flex
products were recently cleared for market by the U...
New ACTICOAT(TM) Silver Coated Anti-microbial Barrier Dressing Receives 510(k) Clearance from the US FDA
...ting clearance for Acticoat(TM) Flex. Acticoat(TM) flex
is an antimicrobial barrier dressing designed to c...ire sustained antimicrobial activity. Acticoat(TM) flex
represents a new addition to the Acticoat(TM) fami...al Officer of NUCRYST. "The launch of Acticoat(TM) flex
by Smith Nephew is the latest result of the succ...
Female Surgeons Like What They Do, Survey Finds
... But most say they'd prefer more flex
time and balance in life,,
TUESDAY, July 21 (HealthDay News) -- If they had to do it all again, most female surgeons would choose the same...
Bausch & Lomb Receives Approval of Crystalens HD in Quarter Diopter Steps
...d accommodating lens in the U.S.;
Unlike standard IOLs, Crystalens can treat both cataracts and presbyopia;
Crystalens is designed to flex
like the eye's natural lens, so patients can see near, far and everywhere in between;
No other replacement lens comes closer to mirroring the na...
North Dakota Critical Access Hospital Quality Network Moves Forward with Statewide Information Management Project to Enhance Patient Safety in the State
"Because the Pilot Project has been so successful, we were pleased to support its going forward via the Quality Network by making certain flex
Grant money available to the participants to offset the reasonable fee charge by Clarity to access the project and continue to obtain their consultati...
IMAGINE Software Unveils Advanced IMAGINEradiology(TM) Features
...measure and score data points in the system. In addition to IMAGINE's over 200 standard reports, One Source Reporting gained two new reporting tools, flex
Reporting and Free Form Reporting, both permitting clients to personally create and format reports for IMAGINEappliance(TM) to prepare automatically. ...
Occlutech Obtains CE Mark for the new Generation PFO & ASD Occluders
... new generation ASD and PFO occluders, the Figulla Flex.
The Figulla flex
ASD and PFO occluders encompass a new innovative
delivery system, making th...tem to allow a 45 degree angle before release.
The Occlutech Figulla flex
will be exhibited and demonstrated at the PCR
vascular intervention meeting...
Ethicon Endo-Surgery Novel Investigational Notes and SSL Devices Featured in 15 Presentations at Sages
...om the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The content of the NOTES Toolbox includes:
Tissue Apposition System
Trocar with Rotary Access Needle
Flexible Bipolar Hemostasis Forceps
Flexible Maryland Dissector
Articulating Hook Knife
Saebo United Kingdom Posts Record 2008; Sees Continued Growth in UK for 2009
...tself following injury. The company's neurological orthotic devices, Saebo flex
and Saebo Reach, allow patients with very little residual hand function to...cises. Named Most Valuable Product in 2008 by Therapy Times , the Saebo flex
and Saebo Reach are now offered at over 1,500 clinics and hospitals nation...
New head-to-head clinical studies reveal Reach Ultraclean toothbrush and floss deliver superior plaque removal compared to leading competitive products
... assessment, gingivitis and plaque levels on Days 1 and 30.
About the Products
The REACH ULTRACLEAN Floss contains MICRO-GROOVES technology that flex
to adapt to the contours between the teeth to provide superior cleaning. The exclusive MICRO-GROOVES technology slide easily to grab and remove plaque...
Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital Opens Most Technologically Advanced NICU in World
...years," says Dr. Walsh. Here are some highlights:
World's First Operating Room Table Designed Specifically for Babies, the Rainbow flex
Developed in Collaboration with NeoForce (Previously, babies were put on adult-sized operating room tables)
High-Intensity Procedural Room on ...
Saebo Expands Internet Presence With Launch of New Website
...clips to help individuals determine if the Saebo flex
or Saebo Reach is right for them. This section...otic devices, including the ground-breaking Saebo flex
and Saebo Reach, allow patients with very little ...le Product in 2008 by Therapy Times , the Saebo flex
and Saebo Reach are now offered as treatment opti...
Walmart Makes Eye Care More Affordable for Millions of Americans
...beatable prices. They include:
Oscar de la Renta
This summer, consumers will also be able to choose from our new Daisy Fuentes frames at ever...
CVS/pharmacy Offers Free Prescription History Just in Time for Tax Season
...on the table if your 2008 health care expenses don't deplete your account? Don't fret. Many employers offer a two and a half month grace period to use flex
spending funds from the previous year, extending the deadline through March 15, 2009. Check with your employer to see if your deadline to spend has b...
The New Crystalens HD Gives Many Baby Boomers and Seniors an Opportunity to See Clearly at All Distances while Reducing or Eliminating the Need for Glasses
...hat uses the natural focusing ability of the eye by using the eye muscle to flex
Most people start to notice in their forties the ...deled after the human eye. Like the natural lens, it uses the eye muscle to flex
and accommodate in order to focus on objects in the environment at all dist...
Bulk Powder Processing Solution BFM Fitting on Display This Week at Northwest Food Manufacturing & Packaging Expo
...r-Solutions, Inc, is an alternative to traditional flex
sleeves and hose clamps, commonly used for connect... bulk powder processing plants.
sleeves and hose clamps had been the most common...stallation processes. Shortcomings of traditional flex
sleeves and hose clamps can lead to trapped powder...
NutriSystem Introduces 'My NutriSystem. My Way!'(TM)
... flexible weight loss program. With the brand new flex
program, customers can enjoy the freedom of prepar...triSystem principles to their daily lives. On the flex
program, participants enjoy the structure of Nutri...their own meals at home or enjoy eating out on two flex
The NutriSystem weight loss and weigh...
American Community Introduces Community Flex(TM), an Affordable Health Plan in Arizona and Indiana
...rch 1, 2009.
Offering three plan designs -- flex
80 and flex
60 -- Community
Flex gives consumers multiple opti...
UPMC Health Plan Introduces `MyFlex Advantage' Card
...a Flexible Spending Account (FSA) with its new My flex
Advantage card. This card - which is unique to W...r out-of-pocket health care expenses.
The My flex
Advantage card is designed for use by UPMC Healt...to use the card starting in January, 2009. The My flex
Advantage card will become available to all UPMC...
Supple, Hi-Flex Cable from Cicoil Makes First Disposable Hearing Aid Possible
... user-adjustable for ideal length and fit. Cicoil's silicone-jacketed, high flex
flat cable was selected for the Songbird hearing aid because of its unique ...s, a translucent silicone jacket, and a thin form enable Cicoil's miniature flex
cable to blend naturally with a wide range of skin tones.
Usher Teams With Body By Milk to Give Teens Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity
... nationwide into reality with the Body By
Milk got noise? music video program.
The exciting new program will give 20 lucky teens the chance to flex
creative muscle by directing and producing music videos for Usher, reaching
millions of people with their talent. Teens won't be watching from ...
New Acticoat(TM) Silver Coated Anti-microbial Barrier Dressing Receives Regulatory Approval from Health Canada
...Canada granted marketing approval for
barrier dressing for wounds that require up to sev...
of sustained antimicrobial activity. Acticoat(TM) flex
is a new addition to
the Acticoat(TM) family of ba... proposed launch by Smith & Nephew of
is the latest result of the successful partnership...
American Media Inc. Names Chris Lockwood, Mike Carlson, and Allan Donnelly to Lead Editorial Teams at Enthusiast Group of Fitness Titles
...e joined the editorial staffs
at Muscle & Fitness, flex
and Muscle & Fitness Hers magazines, reporting to
...owed us he was
ready for bigger and better things. flex
has always been the voice of the
hardcore bodybuil...et Active and Physical. Mr. Donnelly has
been with flex
since 2006 and had been an editor for Men's Fitnes...
New Technique Activates Brain Neurons to Move Paralyzed Limb
...e neurons to stimulate the paralyzed muscle," Moritz said.
The monkeys used this stimulation to play a video game that required them to extend and flex
their wrist. It was a game that the animals had been taught to play before the experiment began, Moritz noted.
"Once he [the monkey] was paralyzed,...
Driving Toward Cleaner Air: July Gasoline Sales in Minnesota Decline By 9%, E85 Sales Up 16%
million gallons a month. E85 is designed for flex
fuel vehicles (FFVs) that
can use either E85 or gasoline; there are an estimated 200,000 flex
vehicles in Minnesota.
"A year ago, I don't...help but improve air quality this summer."
fuel vehicles are commonly used in federal, state ...
Physician Recruiting Standard Reveals Larger Populations Experiencing Increased Doctor Shortage
...ysicians and allied healthcare professionals through five companies: Delta Physician Placement, Delta Healthcare Placement, Delta Locum Tenens, Delta flex
Travelers and Liquid Medical Recruiting.
Chief Marketing Officer, The Delta Companies
Four Hickory Centre
Bruker Daltonics Showcasing Novel Proteomics Solutions Based on Mass Spectrometry at the 7th HUPO World Congress 2008
...widths less than 5 sec. The control by Bruker's Hystar™ software supports all proteomics applications on the maxis, micrOTOF-Q II, HCT ion trap, flex
MALDI and apex FTMS instrument series for complete, turn-key LC/MS/MS solutions. The new Bruker mass spectrometry products and applications for proteo...
Forget $4 gas; More Iowans Are Buying Cleaner-burning E85
...upporter of E85 as
one method to reduce air pollution from vehicle emissions "To put the May
sales figures in proper perspective, the E85 used by Iowa flex
in one month alone prevented more than 1,950 tons of air pollutants from
entering our air," Zopf said.
For a complete list of E85 retai...
Cuts to Rural Medicare Providers Prevented
...an, CEO of the NRHA.
Rural provisions in H.R. 6331 include:
-- Improves payments for sole community and critical access hospitals.
-- Extends flex
grants for health care in rural communities.
-- Improves access to ambulance services.
-- Extends expiring rural provisions. -- Payments ...
The Kitchen Bath Store Releases Newest Design in Walk-In Tubs
...d provides great relief for aches and pains related to aging."
Because the Diamond Elite walk-in bathtub is thicker and stronger, it will not flex
or wobble like other walk-in tubs. Also, when taking a shower, the extra thick walls are warranted not to graze, spider crack, chip, or delaminate aft...
Older workforce requires variety of recruitment strategies
The responses indicate that 49 percent of employers use employee incentives for referrals to recruit older workers; 57.7 percent use flex
time work schedules as incentives to hire and retain older workers; 58.6 percent of older workers are flexible and open to change; and 31.9 percent in...
CVS/pharmacy Makes It Easier for Consumers to Save Money and Track Spending with Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
...cards" to complete a transaction at CVS/pharmacy will experience the
immediate benefit of the FSA sub-total being deducted directly from the
card, while the remaining total for non-FSA items will be
organized for the shopper to purchase with an alternative method of
payment. Some FSA progra...
AZO Answers the Burning Question: What's Up Down There?
...elief of urinary tract and
yeast infections; Sootherbs(R), all-natural cough cold lozenges;
Vitaball(R), a leading children's vitamin gumball product, flex
glucosamine joint care supplements, and Culturelle(R), Amerifit Brands'
most recent acquisition, is America's leading probiotic for digestive
Each finger can be moved separately
The flexible drives are located directly in the movable finger joints and operate on the biological principle of the spider leg to flex
the joints, elastic chambers are pumped up by miniature hydraulics. In this way, index finger, middle finger and thumb can be moved independently. The...
Flextronics to Acquire the FRIWO Mobile Power Business Unit of CEAG
... SINGAPORE, Feb. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Flextronics (Nasdaq: flex
today announced plans to acquire the FRIWO Mobile Power (FMP) business unit
of CEAG AG, a global market leader for power supplies and chargers for
Cardica's C-Port Anastomosis Systems for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Procedures to be Used to Train Cardiothoracic Surgeons at Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) University
...n in-kind sponsor of STS. About the C-Port xA and flex
A Anastomosis Systems
Cardica's C-Port systems a...ery difficult or impossible to perform. The C-Port flex
features several innovative modifications to Cardica's C-Port xA system.
The C-Port flex
A system has a flexible, rather than rigid, shaft ...