Can New Surgery Revolutionize Diabetes Treatment?
HOUSTON, May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Metabolic surgery, a new surgical approach to metabolic disease, may provide the key to curing diabetes in some patients. This data was presented today at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 18th Annual Meeting & Clinical Con...
'Intelligent' materials to revolutionize surgical implants
A brand new process that could revolutionise the reliability and durability of surgical implants, such as hip and knee replacements, has today , 2 December 08, received recognition for its medical and commercial potential by achieving one of the world's most sought after accolades. A team of res...
Medical-Billing.com to Revolutionize Electronic Medical Recordkeeping With National Patient Registry
Medical-Billing.com announces their plans for a National Patient Registry which will make patients' medical records more accessible without compromising privacy, which will benefit physicians, insurance providers, and patients alike.
Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) Dece...
Design of system that will revolutionize control of influenza epidemics
Ikerlan-IK4, Gaiker-IK4 and the Donostia hospital in representation of Bioef are taking part in a European project the goal of which is to design a portable device that will revolutionise the manner of controlling flu epidemics internationally, thanks to a significant reduction in the time needed ...
New technology could revolutionize breast cancer screening
The world's first radar breast imaging system developed at Bristol University that could revolutionise the way women are scanned for breast cancer, is being trialled at North Bristol NHS Trust (NBT).
Professor Alan Preece and Dr Ian Craddock from the University of Bristol have been working for ...
Community Eldercare Services LLC Deploys Voice-Assisted Care to Revolutionize Care Across Its 20-Facility Enterprise
Voice-assisted care will direct more time to resident care, deliver higher
levels of documentation accuracy, and increase staff productivity through the ability to multitask
PITTSBURGH, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Vocollect Healthcare Systems, Inc.
announces that Community El...
Breakthrough Technology That Will Revolutionize the Treatment of Tooth Decay
Revolutionary early detection system finds cavities before X-rays allowing
dentists to remineralize affected teeth. No drilling or filling required
TORONTO, July 3 /PRNewswire/ - Quantum Dental Technologies, a Canadian
diagnostic device company, revealed its breakthrough technology which
Managing symptoms by mobile phone may revolutionize cancer care for young people
London, UK: Researchers are harnessing the powers of digital communications technology to help young cancer patients at home manage the side-effects caused by chemotherapy.
They have given the teenagers and young adults specially adapted mobile phones on which the patients can record and send...
Ozmosis and the Doctor's Channel Revolutionize Online Medical Knowledge Exchange With Video Content
Video Sharing Between Physician-Driven Sites Facilitates Multimedia Learning Video Complements Online Discussions of Late-Breaking Medical News
NEW YORK, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Doctor's Channel
(http://www.thedoctorschannel.com ) and Ozmosis (http://w...
Novel organic metal hybrids that will revolutionize materials science and chemical engineering
A novel class of hybrid materials made from metals and organic compounds is changing the face of solid state chemistry and materials science just 10 years after its discovery, with applications already in safe storage of highly inflammable gases such as hydrogen and methane. Europe is aiming to c...
Chrysler Goes Holistic to Revolutionize Back Pain Care in the Workplace
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Armed with the knowledge
that low back pain is a prevalent affliction with a hefty price tag, a
major automotive company has taken a unique approach to alleviate back pain
among its employees.
The program is 10 times more effective and less costly...
Targeting gut bugs could revolutionize future drugs, say researcher
Revolutionary new ways to tackle certain diseases could be provided by creating drugs which change the bugs in people's guts, according to a Perspective article published today in the journal Nature Reviews Drug Discovery.
Trillions of bugs known as gut microbes live symbiotically in the human ...
Local Oncology Group Leads Online Effort to Revolutionize Cancer Care
ChemoOrders.com Improves the Way Doctors and Nurses Prescribe Chemotherapy to Patients
ATLANTA, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Cancer Specialists (GCS) wants
to change the way oncology professionals prescribe chemotherapy to cancer
patients. Their new web site, Che...
UCLA Program Aims to Revolutionize Kidney Transplants
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New and innovative
programs to obtain donor organs have the potential to revolutionize
transplantation. At UCLA, for example, transplant experts are studying a
program they call "living donor swap." This program enables the relative or fr...
A New Drug That Could Revolutionize Management Of Heart Disease
In a study published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation and the September issue of Nature Reviews/Drug Discovery//, researchers at Monash University have reported that a new drug helps in reducing the risk of high blood pressure and heart attacks by improving the blood flow in diseased arteri...
Urine Purification to Revolutionize Waste Water Management
Recent research has revelaed that it is better to collect and purify urine separately, rather than simply allowing it to flow into the sewer, from an environmental// and cost perspective. This research was conducted by Delft University of Technology researcher Jac Wilsenach, who on Monday June 26 w...
Nanotechnology Could Revolutionize Cardiac Treatment
Scientists have developed nanomolcecules called ‘nanolipoblockers’ that guard against bad cholesterol. The molecules are designed in such a way that they offer a local therapeutic effect,// aimed at reducing the recurrence of blocked blood vessels in cardiac patients. These nanoengineered molecules...
Novel Technique To Revolutionize Treatment Of Spinal Tumors
A new technique that could treat fractured vertebrae associated with spinal tumors has been developed by a radiologist// at the University of California. Fracture of the vertebrae is a common feature in 5 to 10 % of patients with malignant tumors of the spine.
Wade Wong, D.O.F.A.C.R, UCSD pro...
B-Cell Biologic Therapy Could Revolutionize Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
Biologic therapy directed at B-cells could turn out be more effective in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, a chronic inflammatory disease arising out of an auto immune disorder.//
An international study conducted on Rituximab, a form of biologic therapy for treatment of rheumatoid art...
Terahertz Imaging Promises To Revolutionize Breast Cancer Treatments
Researchers have found a novel way to verify that the complete cancer has been removed at breast cancer surgery. The detailed report is published in the May issue of Radiology.//
Researchers used light waves in a newly explored region of the electromagnetic spectrum--the terahertz region--to exa...
Absorption Of Carbon Nanotube Measured In Worms Revolutionize Cancer Research
Researchers from the University of Michigan have discovered how to measure the absorption of multi-walled carbon nanoparticles into worms and cancer cells. // Carbon nanotubes were discovered in 1991, and have a great value in several areas, including pharmacology and for hydrogen storage in fuel c...
Azathioprine Can Soon Revolutionize Eczema Treatment
Azathioprine, an immunosuppressant, meant for use in kidney transplant recipients can be used in treatment of eczema, a skin disorder. The drug was discovered 40 years ago, is still used to prevent the rejection of transplanted kidneys// in renal failure patients.
In around the 1960s, Roy Cal...
New Technique Could Revolutionize Melanoma Diagnosis and Treatment
Melanoma, a form of skin cancer is the most common tumor to be diagnosed. It has a 99% cure rate if detected early, say researchers from University Hospital of Navarra. // Sadly, the incidence melanoma has been increasing steadily over the recent years. It is the number one killer of women aged bet...
Bio-Functional Garments That Could Revolutionize Fashion Industry
A textile research center in Germany has developed garments that could do much more than just cover the body. They have developed T-shirts that provides the user vitamins, // underwear that can smell like vanilla and stockings with moisturizer.
These are all examples of bio-functional garment...
Monoclonal Anti-Body To Revolutionize Brain Cancer Treatment
The use of monoclonal anti-body (mAb) L2G7 could revolutionize
treatment of Glioma, the most common type of primary brain tumor. Surgery, chemotherapy and radiation are the only available treatment options for this type of cancer. // However, there is a significant risk of physical inability and c...
Heart Stem Cells Could Revolutionize Cardiac Disease Therapy
Scientists at the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease (GICD) have identified a growth factor in heart development that could hold the key to genetic //therapies for cardiovascular diseases.
the study, published in the online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Scienc...
LINK Applied Genomics Programme Promises To Revolutionize Healthcare Systems
The LINK Applied Genomics Programme has proved to be a success in that it has made it easier to diagnose meningitis, MRSA and Chlamydia; has regenerated spinal nerve cells//, made it possible to personalize breast cancer treatment and has provided effective vaccines against Salmonella. This program...
Complete Robotic Surgery To Revolutionize Surgical Treatment of Prostate Cancer
Robotic surgery could finally prove to be an answer for the prayers of millions of men suffering from the disease. Surgical treatment of prostate cancer with robotic arms promises sooner recovery, less pain, scarring and a // reduction in the post-operative complications.
Prostate cancer is th...
Frank Sepe's New 'Fitness as a Lifestyle Collection' Sells Out Within 3 Hours of Airtime During First-Ever HSN Debut
...m immediately aspires to be as healthy and fit as he is. I am absolutely thrilled with his debut appearance and I know we will continue to watch Frank revolutionize
the world of fitness with his creative and genuine approach to this industry!"
Sepe uses motivation, commitment, and consistency as the integr...
Too many ways to say 'it hurts'
...o say, "It hurts!" And that is the problem.
David Cella is on mission -- backed by nearly $10 million in National Institutes of Health funds -- to revolutionize
the language of pain, as well as fatigue, depression and anxiety. These are some of the important symptoms researchers measure when they try to figure...
Prescient Medical Receives Frost & Sullivan Product Innovation of the Year Award
...d to evaluate the detection and prophylactic treatment of vulnerable plaques.
Rajesh further noted that "the vProtect(TM) Luminal Shield should revolutionize
the management of atherosclerotic lesions and prove to be a boon for interventional cardiologists and -- most importantly -- for patients by improving...
National Practice Transition Network Launches as the Country's First Membership-Based, Commission-Free Dental Practice Transition Company
...gracefully when the time is right. The network is also unique in that is has one low annual fee--no commissions.
This new company will potentially revolutionize
the manner in which dental practice are transitioned.
NPTN is the first national dental practice transition team to offer a commission free sale ...
Kaiser Permanente Wins National Award for Technology-Supported Patient Care and Efficiency
...al records of Kaiser Permanente's 8.6 million members nationwide. Through continued innovation and system optimization, Kaiser Permanente continues to revolutionize
medical care, saving lives and preventing expensive and unnecessary procedures, and saving patients' and doctors' time and money.
The AMDIS a...
Rice University team's award-winning device could benefit treatment of hand injuries
... invented a device to measure intrinsic hand muscle strength has won two prestigious honors for their patent-pending creation, PRIME. The device could revolutionize
the diagnosis and treatment of hand injuries and neurological disorders, specifically carpal tunnel syndrome.
The OrthoIntrinsics team won first pl...
Can a Contact Lens Cure Nearsightedness? Five-Year Clinical Study Testing Corneal Reshaping Therapy as Possible Method to Arrest Myopia
...d" said Dr. Eiden.
"The results of the SMART Study so far are very exciting," said Dr. Davis. "The outcomes of this study may revolutionize
how we manage young nearsighted patients from this point forward".
EyeVis and Eye and Vision Research Institute is the sponsor of the SMART S...
Major Firms Eyeing CBMS Development of New Glaucoma Treatment
...sure. This novel approach to treatment may require application of the drug every three months, or even less often, rather that twice per day. It could revolutionize
the treatment for glaucoma.
Dr. Epstein points out the commercial aspects of such a potential drug that improves aqueous outflow by saying that when...
Hospital Improves Patient Experience by Adding Email and Web Access in Patient Rooms With Virtual Linux Desktops
...n enterprise-class solution for secure remote access, application delivery, and hosted desktop deployment. Since 2001, NoMachine's mission has been to revolutionize
the way users access their computing resources across the Internet to make seamless desktop access as easy and widespread as Web browsing. NoMachine p...
World-renowned nanotechnology expert proves there is big potential in the smallest of matter
...n the case of proteins, the test can be thousands of times more sensitive than any commercial protein detection system out there, and has the power to revolutionize
medical diagnosis," states Mirkin.
Mirkin commercialized many of the nanoparticle-based medical diagnostic assays through Nanosphere Inc., leading...
Sofinnova Partners Leads Investment Round in CoAxia
... Medtronic), for which Sofinnova Partners was the founding and largest investor, this CoAxia investment is made in a company that has the potential to revolutionize
Sofinnova Partners is an independent venture capital firm based in Paris, France that specializes in investments in early stage compa...
Frost & Sullivan Selects Bone Solutions for Technology Leadership of the Year Award
... as ligaments and tendons to bone."
OsteoCrete(TM) makes use of this technology platform in humans as a bone void filler, and this platform could revolutionize
sports medicine injury repair, as well as several key segments of orthopedics and orthobiologics.
Over the last decade, end users have increasing...