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Sir Speedy Whittier and Zultys Announce Advanced Unified Communications Deployment -- Zultys Solution Boosts Responsiveness, Cuts Costs

Sir Speedy Whittier one of the nation's premier print-on-demand and business marketing solutions, and Zultys Inc. a leader in corporate Unified Communications solutions, today announced an advanced Unified Communications deployment that removes business obstacles, increases responsiveness to ...

SSM Health Care Upgrades Patient Care With Speedy Document Management Implementation

Forty-five day OnBase deployment critical in electronic health record project to benefit patients CLEVELAND, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyland Software, developer of the OnBase(R) enterprise document management software suite, announced that SSM Health Care has experienced im...

Fishing for a Speedy Recovery After Chemotherapy or Marrow Transplant

Researchers at Childrens Hospital, Boston, have discovered a novel way of increasing stem cells in blood, that holds promise for patients undergoing chemotherapy and bone marrow transplant. The recent research on zebra fish has raised hope about its ability to help patients bounce back so...

Glucose Enables Speedy Recovery From Malaria

Researchers at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) have now established that repeated doses of glucose given along with anti-malarial drugs-can help// patients recover faster and in a better way. The result of the present study has taken into focus the energy requirements of the...

Proper Diagnosis Could Augment Speedy Recovery Of Haglund’s Syndrom

Haglund’s syndrome, a common running ailment, can be treated in a short time if diagnosed properly. According to Dr. Ronald Adler, chief, Division of Ultrasound// and Body CT, the ultrasound technology could be used to accurately diagnose the ailment and relieve the pain of the patient. One c...

Just Had Bowel Surgery? Chew Gum For A Speedy Recovery

Doctors may soon recommed patients who have undergone bowel surgery to chew gum for a speedy recovery. It has now been found by Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital researchers that chewing gum may enable restoration of normal bowel function // following surgery. This may in turn result in early discharg...

An unlikely contender for speedy surgery recovery: Chewing gum

A rather unusual but very practical study was conducted in American hospitals and presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Surgeons in San Francisco reveals that those who chew gum after elective colon resection surgery recover sooner than those who do not//. The study invol...

Magnetic Resonance Spectrometry for speedy diagnosis of Brain disorders

Imaging modality has yet another discovery to its credit. Magnetic Resonance Spectrometry (MRS) as is it called is a safe, non-surgical method of identifying brain infections such as brain abscess, and an accurate// and rapid way of diagnosing meningitis. The new method will also help distinguish b...

Emotional callers hamper speedy ambulance dispatch

People's lives are being put at risk because emergency call-takers are not adequately trained to deal with emotional callers, according to a recent study. Callers unable to communicate properly because of their emotional state caused the most difficulties but problems were also caused by people usi...

More Than 500 Philadelphia Youth with Asthma and Their Families to Attend Keystone Mercy Healthy Hoops Program

...rector of Sonny Hill Basketball League, National Basketball Hall of Fame speedy Morris, Keystone Mercy Healthy Hoops coach, current basketball coach at St....ion Sessions 3:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. - Healthy Hoops Coaches Sonny Hill, speedy Morris and Bill Fox run basketball drills and activities 6:00 p.m. until 8...

LCA Congratulates Nominee For Surgeon General

...and a coordinated plan of attack, encompassing all areas: prevention, early detection, intervention and treatment. "We wish you success and a speedy confirmation, and we commit to working with you so that under your leadership we can and will make progress in reducing lung cancer's lethality," she ...

American Chemical Society praises nomination of Collins as NIH Director

... will be well-served to have a scientist of such caliber play a key leadership role in guiding the agency in the years ahead. ACS wishes Dr. Collins a speedy and successful Senate confirmation and many years of accomplished success leading NIH." ...

Biomodels' Oral Mucositis Expertise Speeds FDA Approval for ActoGeniX's Phase 1b Trial of AGO13 in Cancer Patients

...the first approved therapy for oral mucositis in patients undergoing treatment of solid tumors or head/neck cancers, according to ActoGeniX. "The speedy approval of our drug application for AGO13 from the FDA was clearly the result of our successful collaborative efforts with Biomodels scientists who w...

Recognizing signs and symptoms of acute HF

...cardiac symptoms, and these may be misleading. Careful instruction, therefore, in a simple understandable way is essential to ensure early warning and speedy treatment. An American study reported in 2008 found that patients hospitalised with acute heart failure had experienced considerable delays in see...

Frost & Sullivan: Clinical and Cost Benefits to Promote Uptake of Advanced Wound Management Technologies Across Europe

...to reduce healthcare expenditure." Advanced wound care products enable speedy recovery from wounds. Therefore, they help curtail healthcare expenditure. ... are mostly advised to prescribe treatments that would help patients make a speedy recovery and encourage faster healing of wounds. "Currently, the chall...

Courageous Cancer Survivors Honored at Intergraph(R) Garden of Hope

...rch on the Web and chatting online with other men with the same diagnosis, Garth decided to undergo a radical prostatectomy in January 2009. He made a speedy recovery after his surgery, even returning to work after only three weeks. Tests following the surgery show his PSA level as undetectable, which is as...

Graves' disease: Quality of life and occupational disability

...vision impaired. In most cases, affected patients can be cured or their disease stabilized. The authors therefore make a plea for early prevention and speedy rehabilitation. The study shows that in spite of modern therapeutic modalities, the disease is accompanied by seriously impaired quality of life. ...

Filters Fast Challenges Universities and Colleges to Kick the Bottled Water Habit

...sfast.com/dropthebottle/ . About Filters Fast Filters Fast is the definitive online resource for air and water filter products. Shipping is speedy and affordable -- Filters Fast can sell and deliver products to a consumer's doorstep for less than a local store. Filters Fast is a 2007 winner of th...

Personalized Medicine Makes Significant Headway Following the Rapid Evolution of U.S. Molecular Diagnostics Market, Finds Frost & Sullivan

...early market dominance as well as going through the FDA process -- must be devised to tackle the regulatory and reimbursement barriers and achieve the speedy commercialization of molecular diagnostic tests. This two-pronged approach will promote overall market visibility. It also ratchets up the awaren...

WHO Raises Swine Flu Alert

... is necessary to develop a vaccine," Sebelius said. "Today, there are a series of steps that HHS is taking in vaccine development. The process is more speedy than it has ever been before." The earliest a vaccine could be ready is this fall, said Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute o...

First Swine Flu Death Reported in U.S.

... is necessary to develop a vaccine," Sebelius said. "Today, there are a series of steps that HHS is taking in vaccine development. The process is more speedy than it has ever been before." The earliest a vaccine could be ready is this fall, said Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute o...

IAPAC Lauds Obama Choice for Global AIDS Coordinator

...ations including commercial sex workers, injection drug users, men who have sex with men, and incarcerated individuals. IAPAC looks forward to a speedy confirmation of Dr. Goosby's nomination and, subsequently, to working with him to maintain our country's momentum in the global battle against HIV/AID...

Five Tips for Quick FDA 510k Clearance for Medical Devices

...each representing some of the features of the new medical device. If the new device uses an existing technology for a new intended use, don't expect a speedy process, but negotiate an acceptable submission path with the FDA. (5) Pay close attention to the formatting of the submission. The FDA has publ...

Orion Health Concerto Whiteboard Helps Emergency Rooms and Wards Track Patient Status

...ns and nurses can view patient status at a glance from any workstation. Access to a complete clinical record helps aid physicians to make accurate and speedy diagnosis and prioritize patients by need. The solution supports multiple views such as pediatrics ward whiteboard, oncology ward whiteboard as well a...

New Report Calls Food Safety System Antiquated, Calls for Reform

...d Safety Administration within HHS. Currently, no FDA official whose full-time job is food safety has line authority over all food safety functions. A speedy effort by the Obama administration to consolidate leadership within FDA, followed by Congressional action to create a separate Food Safety Administrat...

Stemedica Medical Team Cautions Patients About Stem Cell Therapy & Comments on PLoS Medicine Article

...ng in 2001. "All of us at Stemedica would like to extend our condolences to the young patient involved in this situation and our hope is for a speedy and positive outcome to this unfortunate experience. Never before have we or any of our Principal Investigators ever encountered such an occurrence e...

Holiday Treats and Decorations Can Be a Deadly Combination for Pets

...re to call your veterinarian or visit an emergency hospital right away. A quick response and diagnosis is likely to lead to fewer complications and a speedy recovery." The Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center of Kansas City has been a leader in specialty veterinary care since 1992, fulfilli...

The Top 10 Health Stories of 2008, from the Harvard Health Letter

... new generation of imaging machines, called multidetector CT scanners, is making pictures of the inside of the body faster and with incredible detail. speedy CT scanners are proving to be especially valuable in hospital emergency departments, where time is of the essence. But are we going to pay a price for...

TheCarrot.com Launches Mobile Health and Wellness Tracking Application on Apple App Store

...e: -- Single app for comprehensive tracking of a multitude of health, nutrition, and fitness categories -- Easy-to-use interface for speedy data entry -- one click integration of photos into tracking entries TheCarrot.com application is available for free from Apple's App St...

U of T professor first Canadian woman to win prestigious international science prize

... many examples are polymer thin films that can be used to encrypt identification documents such as passports, foiling fraud and offering a potentially speedy alternative to waiting in long security checkpoint or government lines. Her group has also created inexpensive water-based semiconductor nanopart...

Central California Doctors Now Using Fast RapidArc(TM) Radiotherapy Technology to Battle Cancer

... speedy Treatments are Precise and More Comfortable for Cancer Patients PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Doctors at Cancer Care Associate...

Love/Avon Army of Women Breast Cancer Research Initiative to Launch Today

...ipating and meet the criteria are instructed on how to contact the researcher or a designated Army of Women research center. Through this careful, but speedy process, the Army of Women provides researchers access to these volunteers . That process may involve completing a questionnaire, providing blood or s...

Protecting patient privacy the new fashioned way

...may resolve the complex issue of privacy vs. public good. Dr. Friedlin writes about the Medical De-identification System (MeDS), a highly accurate and speedy computer software program he has developed and successfully tested for de-identifying patient information while retaining the essential data key to me...

Crucial medical supplies rushed to Baghdad

... International Medical Corps and Agility join hands to ensure speedy delivery of essential supplies to strife-affected hospitals BAGHDAD, Iraq, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- International Medical Corps (IMC) and globa...

Fidelity Southern Corporation Names Brolly Interim CFO

...er, has been elected Interim CFO of both entities. "We think of our employees as part of our Fidelity family and we hope that Rod has a successful and speedy recovery," said Chairman Jim Miller. Fidelity Southern Corporation, through its operating subsidiaries Fidelity Bank and LionMark Insurance Company,...

Putting Health Before Politics: How the United States Senate Can Fix Global HIV/AIDS Funding

...AIDS programs since PEPFAR was enacted in 2003. Many have publicly touted PEPFAR as the Bush Administration's legacy-building success and called for speedy passage through the Senate following the House vote in April. Today, the Administration estimates that nearly two million more people have access to a...

Medical Mutual of Ohio, CareWorks Build a Healthier Workforce

...back on the job more quickly. Under the agreement, CareWorks USA will provide workers' compensation, disability, Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and speedy absence management services. Medical Mutual will provide claims administration and high-quality comprehensive health and wellness programs. In addit...

Talking up a new role for cell phones in telemedicine

... But some areas, particularly in developing countries, lack access to advanced medical equipment and trained medical personnel that are required for a speedy diagnosis. A better, more practical system for conducting medical analysis in these remote areas is needed. Enter cell phones: The popular, inexpen...

Ozmosis and the Doctor's Channel Revolutionize Online Medical Knowledge Exchange With Video Content

...ombining the video insights offered through The Doctors Channel with the broad experiences and commentary of Ozmosis community members, physicians had speedy access to timely, accurate and reliable medical information. Both sites deliver e-mail alerts on the posting of new videos, enable members to subscr...

Video: Senators and CEOs Urge Passage of Health IT Bill Now

...e members Ivan Seidenberg, chairman and CEO of Verizon Communications Inc., and Ronald A. Williams, chairman and CEO of Aetna Inc. The four called for speedy passage of the bill, which seeks to replace the current system of paper records with secure, protected electronic records. Also presented during t...
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