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The Decks Cleared For HRT - Safe for Menopause Symptoms

There is Light at the end of the tunnel for HRT therapy. The Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada have allowed HRT for treatment of symptoms of menopause, vouching its safety.// Dr. Jennifer Blake, who chaired this debate, has said that, this would be a reprieve for women who ha...

Top Five Things Hospitals Need to do in Order to Remain Safe and Secure

...ude a visitor check-in, a guard and surveillance cameras. Parking decks connected to hospitals are breeding grounds for crime. They should be well... include surveillance cameras. Physical security guards patrolling parking decks add extra security. Patients' possessions can be easily removed fr...

University of Pennsylvania researchers find that the unexpected is a key to human learning

...he recordings were analyzed to determine whether responses were affected by reward expectation. Participants were asked to choose between red and blue decks of cards presented on a computer screen, one of which carried a higher probability of yielding a financial reward than the other. If the draw of a car...

The Making of a Memory Champion

...wire/ -- There are few individuals who can memorize 99 faces and names, two decks of shuffled playing cards, or a sequence of 1,000 random digits in a matter...ree hours per day completing memory enhancing exercises, such as memorizing decks of playing cards, poems and random sequences of spoken words. "I stron...

Drug-related preference in cocaine addiction extends to images

.... In the first task of the experiment, both healthy control subjects and cocaine-addicted individuals digitally selected one of four face-down card decks and could select a card again from the same deck or switch decks. Unknown to the subjects, each deck contained mostly one image type: cocaine-related ...

Cleveland Clinic Unveils 'Top 10' Medical Innovations for 2009

... also predicting a patient's prognosis. Imagine if a device the size of two decks of cards could help a paraplegic breathe without a bulky ventilator. Or ima...res from the electrodes run to and from a control box about the size of two decks of playing cards worn outside the body. When the electrodes are stimulated ...

KMD's CHA Hospital, Korea Wins 2008 AIA National Healthcare Award

... incorporates elements from traditional Korean architecture such as wood, plants, organic forms and water features, within and outside the building on decks and terraces. In keeping with KMD's concept of "Triple Green Design," which promotes energy conservation but also aims at enhancing human health and...

Varenna Translates Resort Living Into Everyday Senior Living

...ments are decorated tastefully and appointed with upscale fixtures and modern amenities. From one-bedroom apartments to six-room casitas with garages, decks and yards, Varenna offers options for independent adults who need no or little assisted care now, but who want to have those services available in the...

Study examines decision-making deficits in older adults

...puterized decision-making test where participants draw cards from different decks with the aim of maximizing their winnings. Some of the decks yield good results in aggregate, while others yield poor outcomes. Foll...

Sleep Deprivation can Affect Competent Decision-making

...hat sleep-deprived participants choose higher-risk decks and exhibit reduced concern for negative consequen... well-rested participants learn to avoid high-risk decks and to choose from the advantageous decks, sleep-d...icipants tend to continue to choose from the risky decks as the game progresses. Michael W.L. Chee...
Decks in Medical Products

Q-Stress™ TM65 Treadmill

Description:...tor brushes, no speed change mechanism, and fewer drive belts - resulting in a high level of dependability. It can carry weights up to 400 pounds. The decks are treated with a special friction-control polymer....
Company:Quinton Cardiology Systems, Inc.

Q-Stress™ TM55 Treadmill

Description:...tor brushes, no speed change mechanism, and fewer drive belts - resulting in a high level of dependability. It can carry weights up to 400 pounds. The decks are treated with a special friction-control polymer....
Company:Quinton Cardiology Systems, Inc.
Decks in Biological News

American Chemical Society's weekly PressPac -- Jan. 2, 2008

...as normal wood tends to shrink a small amount when dried, TW undergoes surprisingly high shrinkage. This shrinkage makes it undesirable for use in sun decks and other construction applications. Now, researchers want a valid explanation for this phenomenon. In the current study, Clair and colleagues coll...

Researchers: Treated wood poses long-term threat

...ready leached into the environment, according to one of their papers. They predicted that as much as 11,000 additional tons of arsenic will leach from decks and other structures in the next 40 years. That suggests that managers may want to carefully consider what should be the final resting place for CC...

Chemical Engineer Kao Explores Antibiotic Synthesis With DNA Chips

...ducing a beneficial mutation as slipping in a joker. It's easy to see which decks have jokers--or which strains produce more antibiotics. Imagine mixing and then separating ten decks that all have two jokers each. Do it with enough replications and you'll ge...
Decks in Biological Technology

New Website Connects Physicians to Solve Challenging Cases and Share Experiences

...ardiovascular Forum is free to physicians, who can log on at any time and have immediate access to a variety of learning options. In addition to slide decks on cutting-edge topics and "Have You Ever Seen This?" postings, The Cardiovascular Forum features Interactive Case Forums, where physicians can post t...

Polymer grid technology a boon for bridges

...e it is non-metallic, the fiber-reinforced polymer material won't corrode, giving it the durability to last at least 75 years, says Bank. "Most bridge decks will only last somewhere between 30 and 40 years before they have to be replaced," he says. While durability is one benefit of FRP technology, Ban...

UW-Madison engineers apply award-winning technology to road building

...FRP technology itself is not new, having been used to make surfaces such as decks on oil platforms. The leap in this case comes from an expanded use of the technology. Whereas the decks on the oil platforms have a tight grid spacing of only an inch, fit for peo...

2005: the year of the comeback

...ns. Google replaced Microsoft as the organization to be most revered, possibly feared, and hopefully acquired by. In the hundreds of startup slide decks I see each year, Google is now the elephant to watch out for and nary a word is said about Microsoft, which may indicate that it has become more of a ...
Decks in Biological Definition

Abiogenesis

... in order to make progress in science, it is necessary to clear the decks, so to speak, of failed paradigms. This must be done even if this leaves the decks entirely clear and no paradigms survive. It is a characteristic of the true believer in religion, philosophy and ideology that he must have a set of b...

X-ray crystallography

...emistry . The X-ray diffraction analysis of myoglobin was originally motivated by the observation of myoglobin crystals in dried pools of blood on the decks of whaling ships. X-ray crystallography played a major role in elucidating the double-helix structure of DNA . See Rosalind Franklin , James D. W...
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