Northwestern Memorial Successfully Completes Rare Four-Way Domino Paired Kidney Exchange Transplant Surgery
Four kidney donors and four recipients simultaneously underwent surgery
CHICAGO, April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, April 3,
transplant surgeons at Northwestern Memorial Hospital successfully
completed a rare procedure known as a four-way domino
Compirion and Anderson Surgery Center Reduce OR Inefficiencies and Improve Finances
...side the hospital could improve their productivity and billable hours. Block utilization started to climb.
The increase in efficiency created a domino
effect of other issues that needed to be overcome. Case clustering became the first issue to surface. The surgeons were taking advantage of the improv...
Johns Hopkins leads first 16-patient, multicenter 'domino donor' kidney transplant
...ully completed the first eight-way, multihospital, domino
kidney transplant. The transplant involved eight ...e more complex.
"We performed a similar six-way domino
procedure involving three hospitals earlier this y...ants each year.
An altruistic donor started the domino
effect. Altruistic donors are those willing to do...
Kidney Paired Donation: 16 Patients, Four Hospitals, Four States
... DETROIT, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Ford Hospital is the first in Michigan to participate in a domino
donor kidney transplant in which eight patients received a new kidney from eight unrelated donors at four hospitals in four states.
ABC-TV Gets It Right According to Organ Donation Community
...the incredible human drama that is at the core of organ donation and transplantation.
" Grey's Anatomy's" realistic and emotional portrayal of a domino
kidney transplant in There's No 'I' in Team helped viewers better understand this rare but effective way of overcoming this nation's shortage of org...
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Playing with Fashion: New 'Phenominoes' Pendants Feature Blind Artists' Phenomenal Artwork on Real Dominoes
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Penn State plays integral role in $35 million stress project
...icacy of a workplace intervention designed to reduce employee stress and promote well-being.
"We're seeing that stress in the workplace can create a domino
effect that can increase stress and reduce quality of life in families," says David Almeida, professor of human development and family studies, Penn S...
Domino/Aronberg Prescription Drug Validation Plan Saves Lives, Protects Privacy, Costs Less
...a prescription-drug validation system in place," Sen. Aronberg said. "Ours is not a record that Florida can be proud of, but the legislation that Rep. domino
and I propose would fix this problem and save lives."
When the prescribed system is in place, a Florida Department of Health database will assign...
iEnterprises Launches iComply, Lotus Notes Email Archiving and Compliance Software
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Domino in Biological News
New Report Just Published: World Solid-State, Fiber, Gas and Dye Lasers Market Report
... Quanta System Acquires Grupo Laser Idoseme II-39
Lockheed Martin Acquires Aculight II-39
Hypertherm Finalizes Acquisition of ESSE A II-39
Acquires Photon Energy and NWL II-39
Arasor Takes Over Novalux II-40
LightMachinery Acquires Popular Laser Products of GSI II-40
NTU professor discovers method to efficiently produce less toxic drugs using organic molecules
...rable, for example, in synthesising certain drugs with chiral centers.
Professor Zhong is also filing for another patent related to his findings on domino
synthesis, where the production process of one of the leading anti-cholesterol drugs in the world will be able to be shortened from its present 11 pro...
Tiny MIT ecosystem may shed light on climate change
...reviously thought, the work also indicates that organic materials may move through the oceans' microbial food web at higher-than-expected rates, via a domino
effect of resource patch formation and exploitation, said co-author Justin R. Seymour, postdoctoral fellow in the MIT Department of Civil and Environm...
Fishing throws targeted species off balance, Scripps study shows
...rther destabilize the population. This instability can in principle propagate systemically to the whole ecosystem, much like a stock market crash or a domino
effect, and magnify risk for the fishing industry itself as well as those of ecologically related fisheries.
This is especially true when trying to...
When bivalves ruled the world
On the back end, large communities of bivalves prevailed in such large numbers that they formed their own reefs.
Fraisers charting of the C02 domino
effect on Early Triassic marine life is valuable as scientists study climate change today, says UWM Geology Professor John Isbell.
The Earths syste...
Research finds that circadian rhythms dominate all life functions
...upon environmental factors, groups of genes can function in a synchronized manner, shifting in time against each other and working in what resembles a domino
However, very few genes are found to be oscillating in the same phases in different tissues or organs. In fact, only about 5 percent of a...
Global changes alter the timing of plant growth, scientists say
...nal Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis in Santa Barbara, Calif. "If climate change alters the timing of plant activity, then it could have a domino
effect, impacting the feeding, breeding or migration patterns of the animals that rely on particular plant species."
Cleland's co-authors include ...
Rehydrate -- your RNA needs it
... their hydrogen bonding partners---some of which are water molecules---also rearrange. Then their hydrogen bonding partners also rearrange, creating a domino
effect, where a local modification spreads throughout the molecule and modifies the structure elsewhere, even at quite a distance," Walter said. Water...
Finding hidden invaders in a Hawaiian rain forest
...r, the invader shades out nearly all other species, so this excess nitrogen is not available to other species. Although we don't know exactly what the domino
effects of this invasion will be, we are in a good position to predict them as we learn more about the chemical changes the forest is undergoing."
Domino in Biological Technology
Sea urchin yields a key secret of biomineralization
...ology. One starts converting to crystalline calcite, then another immediately adjacent converts as well, and another, and so on in a three-dimensional domino
effect. The pattern of crystallinity, however, is far from straight. It resembles a random walk, or a fractal, like lightning in the sky or water perc...
When will the Internet be divided among nations?
...igned top level domains (TLD), each with their own specific requirements and desired goals and an agenda. All it will take is one country to start the domino
effect. China has already threantened.
First, there will be a mega shift in the access mechanism, the complete re-thinking of search engine methodo...
Safe Internet requires total network security, prof. says
...rch group that is trying to develop a better Internet. To build an Internet that can defend itself, the group has taken on several projects, including domino
(intrusion detection and monitoring) and the Global Environment for Network Innovations (GENI) project. GENI, funded to the tune of $350 million over ...
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