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St. Elizabeth Healthcare Drives Kentucky's Largest Electronic Medical Records Initiative With IBM

ARMONK, N.Y., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM ) announced today that St. Elizabeth Healthcare is connecting hospitals, clinics and physicians offices in Northern Kentucky in the state's largest roll-out of electronic medical records to improve patie...

More Than 80 Celebrities to Come Together at the 20th Anniversary A Time for Heroes Celebrity Carnival Sponsored by Disney to Benefit the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

-Star-studded Event with Concert by Miley Cyrus Takes Place on Sunday, June 7, in Los Angeles- LOS ANGELES, June 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Sunday, June 7, L.A.'s most talked about family carnival and picnic turns 20! More than 80 celebrities will be on hand at the 20th annual A...

Blue Cross and Blue Shield Funds Diabetes Education at Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center

CHICAGO, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center, 2233 W. Division St., Chicago, received a $65,000 grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois' Childhood Health and Wellness Initiative to fund the Medical Center's program for children at risk for obesity and diabe...

Susan G. Komen Funds Mammograms for Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center

CHICAGO, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center, 2233 W. Division St., Chicago, through the efforts of its Community Health Education Department, received a $75,000 grant from the Chicagoland Affiliate of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) to support breast care efforts for...

Women's Health Specialist Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D., to Host Italian Health Retreat for Gateway Destinations

TUCSON, Ariz., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's luxury tour operator Gateway Destinations ( www.gateway-destinations.com ) announced that internationally recognized women's health specialist Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D., will host a health retreat in southern Italy, beginning October 4, 2009. "T...

Neurological Surgery, P.C. of Long Island, NY Announces the Addition of Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Elizabeth M. Trinidad, M.D.

Dr. Elizabeth M. Trinidad, a fellowship trained pediatric neurosurgeon, has joined Neurological Surgery, P.C., the largest private Neurosurgery practice on Long Island and in the New York Tristate area. Dr. Trinidad specialized in the treatment of children and adults afflicted with complex disor...

NCPA Endorses U.S. Senator Elizabeth Dole For Re-Election

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) is endorsing Sen. Elizabeth Dole (R-NC), a one-term incumbent representing North Carolina, for re-election to the U.S. Senate. Bruce Roberts, RPh, executive vice president and CEO of NCPA,...

Senator Elizabeth Dole Praised for Leading Successful Effort to Derail $22.1 Million North Carolina Medicare Cuts

Action Preserves Beneficiary Access to High Quality Nursing Home Care; Helps Preserve, Strengthen Intra-Facility Staffing Efforts JOPLIN, Mont., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Citing the substantial benefit in protecting the nation's critical frontline-caregiver infrastructure, the Coalit...

Alternative Extends Partnership With Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

Premium Lifestyle Brand Supports Foundation's Signature Los Angeles and New York Events for Second Year in a Row with Eco-Friendly Apparel and Green Forest Activity Area LOS ANGELES, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternative ( http://www.alternativeapparel.com ), premium fash...

Author Elizabeth Golden and Dancer Sarah Patellos to Serve as National Spokespersons for the National Scoliosis Foundation

Teenage girls will kick off National Scoliosis Awareness Month in June 2008 STOUGHTON, Mass., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Yale University student Elizabeth Golden, who survived scoliosis surgery to become a nationally-ranked squash player, will serve as one of two spokespersons for the National Sco...
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Lower Extremity Peripheral Vascular Stent and Balloon Catheter Markets to Exceed $180 Million in Europe by 2013

...ective holders. For more information, contact: Amy Krohn Millennium Research Group 416-364-7776 x101 akrohn@mrg.net elizabeth Marshall Decision Resources, Inc. 781-296-2563 emarshall@dresources.com ...

Carbapenems and Other Agents that Provide Broad-Spectrum Activity are Preferred by Surveyed Physicians for the Treatment of Intra-Abdominal Infections

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Brain Training Improves Memory and Attention and the Effects Last

... training on computerized brain exercises according to study data presented today at the annual meeting of the American Geriatrics Society in Chicago. elizabeth Zelinski, PhD, lead investigator on the study and a professor at the University of Southern California , also reported on new data showing that the g...

Doctors Urge Precaution to Shield Against Swine Flu

...hat NK cells are going to be very important in fighting this virus especially prior to and within the first couple of days of infection," according to elizabeth Gardner, PhD, lead investigator of the study. Sold in the US under the supplement name, ImmPower, AHCC has long been popular among knowledgeab...

Elusys' Anthrax Anti-Toxin, Anthim(TM), Enters Second Phase I Clinical Study

...Y01624LOGO ) The Phase I dose-escalation trial is planned to enroll 45 healthy volunteers and is designed to expand the human safety database. elizabeth Posillico, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Elusys, commented, "We are extremely pleased with the success of our development program fo...

Surveyed Neurologists Anticipate That Less Than 30 Percent of Their Use of Emerging Oral Agents in Multiple Sclerosis Will be in the First Line

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Pain Relief in Just One Visit with Genzyme's Synvisc-One

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Teva's Azilect Use Dramatically Increases in Second-Line Therapy for the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease

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A First-Line Therapy for Renal Cell Carcinoma that can Increase Overall Survival when Compared with Sutent Would Earn a Higher Patient Share in the United States Than in Europe

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Angiomax Will Retain Decision Resources' Proprietary Clinical Gold Standard Status Over Current and New Therapies, Including Recently-Approved Efient, for the Treatment of NSTEMI

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Wolf Prize in Medicine

... W. Black 1983/4 Not awarded 1984/5 Donald F. Steiner 1986 Osamu Hayaishi 1987 Puedro Cuatrecasas , Meir Wilchek 1988 Henri-Gery Hers , elizabeth F. Neufeld 1989 John B. Gurdon , Edward B. Lewis 1990 Maclyn McCarty 1991 Seymour Benzer 1992 M. Judah Folkman 1993 Not awarded 1...
Elizabeth in Medical Dictionary

Weight management

...u through weekly one-on-one consultations. - - Shop Barnes & Noble for "Weighing In: Nutrition and Weight Management " by Lesli J. Favor, elizabeth Massie. Find a wide selection of Health and Daily Living books to... Weight Management Definitions Weight management refers to a set of pr...

Vulvodynia

...l vaginal condition. ... and diagnosis of generalized vulvodynia . ... A patient information handout on vulvodynia , written by the author and elizabeth ... Vulvodynia is a problem most family physicians can expect to encounter. ... Vulvodynia ("vul-vo-din-ee-a") is chronic pain or discomfo...

Pregnancy Loss

...ng: signs and symptoms, reasons for miscarriage, coping and ... ... Miscarriage Manual: Coping with the Emotional Aspects of Pregnancy Loss by elizabeth Carney. A guide to help you cope with the emotional aspects of pregnancy loss . ... Helps groups of people with shared interests plan meetings ...

Hiccup

...eonly>" Hiccup Girl: "I have Tourette's" (no ... BBC News:Why we hiccup ... Shop Barnes & Noble for " Hiccup Hop" by Christine Simpson, elizabeth Stiles, Lauren Francis (Illustrator). Find a wide selection of Bedtime Stories books to choose from. Hiccup cures include quickly drinking a gla...

Chancre

...heir mouths and their genitals, but there are three types of sores that by virtue of their names and locations are ... chancre ... Chancre . By elizabeth Boskey, Ph.D., About.com. Updated: August 6, 2007. About.com Health's Disease and Condition content is reviewed by our ... From the University of ...
Elizabeth in Biological News

Stress puts double whammy on reproductive system, fertility

...e hormone, GnRH, but we show, in fact, that stress also affects another high-level hormone, GnIH, to cause reproductive dysfunction," said lead author elizabeth Kirby, a graduate student at UC Berkeley's Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute. "This work provides a new target for researchers, a new way to think ab...

University of Houston Site of Regional Center of Excellence

...f the Certification training for the SCOR(R) Reference (Supply Chain Operations Reference) model and will host the Regional meetings of the SCC. elizabeth Wetzel, Managing Director of the Center at the UH, says, "This partnership allows the Center to be recognized as a key source of education in the glob...

Bird songs change with environment

...oghat to get much airplay these days, so it is for birdsongs according to new research published in The American Naturalist . Behavioral ecologist elizabeth Derryberry (Louisiana State University) has found that the songs of white-crowned sparrows change over time in response to changing habitats. The rese...

Study finds novel genetic risk factors for kidney disease

...kidney disease, including those requiring dialysis or transplantation, is increasing," said National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) director elizabeth G. Nabel, MD. "Even a small loss of kidney function can double an individual's risk of developing cardiovascular disease. This international collabora...

Mosquito parasite may help fight dengue fever

...uent infections are significantly worse, and can result in fatal dengue haemorrhagic fever. The lack of a functioning vaccine forced Scott O'Neill and elizabeth McGraw to look for a more creative form of defence. Knowing that a parasite, Wolbachia pipientis , shortens the lifespan of host insects and could re...

Entomological Society of America's Linnaean Games teams selected

...well; Kenneth Pruess and Robert J. Wright (coaches) Pacific Branch Winner: University of California, RiversideAndrew F. Ernst, Jennifer A. Henke, elizabeth A. Murray, Adena M. Why, and Deane K. Zahn; Darcy A. Reed (coach) Runner-up: Washington State UniversityJeremy Buckman, Ashfaq A. Sial, Matthew D. Sm...

April 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights

...orate the hypothesis of ecophenotypic dwarfing in these animals. Seismic and geodetic evidence for extensive, long-lived fault damage zones elizabeth S. Cochran et al., Dept. of Earth Sciences, University of California-Riverside, Riverside, California 92521, USA. Pages 315-318. Growing evidence s...

NIST-Cornell team builds world's first nanofluidic device with complex 3-D surfaces

...he nanoscale behavior of biomolecules (such as DNA) in detail. To solve the problem, NIST's Samuel Stavis and Michael Gaitan teamed with Cornell's elizabeth Strychalski to develop a lithographic process to fabricate nanofluidic devices with complex 3-D surfaces. As a demonstration of their method, the rese...

M. D. Anderson gives first Margaret Kripke Legend Award to Margaret Foti

...R is open to men and women. "Margaret Foti has never been shy about using her position to promote women in every way within the organization," said elizabeth Travis, Ph.D., associate vice president for Women Faculty Programs at M. D. Anderson. "Her efforts are seen in the diversity of her workforce and the ...

Earth's highest known microbial systems fueled by volcanic gases

...agues was published in the February 2009 issue of the journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology . Co-authors on the study included CU-Boulder's elizabeth Costello and Sasha Reed, Preston Sowell of Boulder's Stratus Consulting Inc., and Halloy. The team used a sophisticated technique that involves ex...
Elizabeth in Biological Technology

Matrix Genomics, Elizabeth Corder, PhD - Gene Variation in the LRRK2 Gene and High Risk for Parkinson's Disease

Researchers at the National Institute on Aging, University College London, and Matrix Genomics, Inc. have identified a concise genetic signature found among a third of Parkinson's disease (PD) patients - but at very low frequency in the general population. The signature is found in the LRRK2 gene...

Dr. Elizabeth Brown Joins Argenta TEC

MINNEAPOLIS, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Argenta Advisors(TM), a leading national life science reimbursement consulting firm, announced today that Dr. Elizabeth Brown has joined the team as a medical director for its subsidiary, Argenta TEC(TM). Argenta TEC, under the leadership of Chief Medica...

Dr. Daniel Ronel Selects Artefill to Meet Growing Patient Demand for a Longer Lasting Dermal Filler

...is one of the company trained and select few company sponsored physicians who has the skills and experience needed to administer the product. elizabeth Ferrell, a patient of Dr. Ronel's said, "Artefill was the logical choice for me -- I've had deep lines ever since I was a teenager and I was frustrate...

Big prize for 'small science' physicist

...; Queen's College, Oxford, UK; and The University of Melbourne as a Future Generation Fellow. She is currently an Australian Research Council Queen elizabeth II Fellow and leader of CSIRO's Virtual Nanoscience Laboratory, which is part of CSIRO Future Manufacturing National Research Flagship's Nanosafety re...

Spectros Corporation Protects Its Cool White LED Spectroscopy Technology Against Alleged Infringement by Thermo Fisher Scientific

... Yahoo Finance Business Summary, May 4, 2009. T-Stat is a registered trademark of the Spectros Corporation.) For further information, contact Ms. elizabeth van Thillo, Marketing, Spectros Corporation, at info@spectros.com " target="_new"> info@spectros.com or 650/529.2865 ...

Scientists demonstrate effect of confining dielectrics on semiconductor nanowire conductivity

... circuit dimensions shrink, which makes the material more sensitive to external conditions," explains lead author Venkatesh Narayanamurti, John A. and elizabeth S. Armstrong Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Professor of Physics. Surfaces act like partial mirrors reflecting inner charges, ...

Shire begins the year with a strong performance

...in Q1 2009 over the same period in 2008, due to the increase in average share and 8% growth in the US ADHD market. On February 24, 2009 Actavis elizabeth LLC ("Actavis") brought a lawsuit against the FDA seeking to overturn the FDA's decision granting new chemical entity exclusivity to VYVANSE. Shire be...

Chad Ronholdt Joins LABS Inc.

... needs. "I am proud to announce the hire of Chad Ronholdt, a dedicated microbiologist, researcher, executive and medical device innovator," said elizabeth Hearty, Chief Executive Officer of LABS Inc. "I am confident Chad's keen eye for development strategy and rich background in science will make him an ...

Cost-Cutting Plus Value-Add Defines Quality's Role in a Recession

...onference presentations in a fully downloadable format from the Best Practices Database. Discuss your department's targeted business issues with elizabeth Winstead, director of solutions, in a Live Virtual Presentation at http://www3.best-in-class.com/gr179.htm . Or contact her directly at 919.767.9...

Defeat Autism Now!(R) Regional Conference to be Held in Oklahoma June 13-14, 2009

...at 2501 Conference Drive in Norman. The conference will feature seminars devoted to educating doctors, parents and professionals. Presenters including elizabeth Mumper, MD; Bryan Jepson, MD; Dan Rossignol, MD; and Doreen Granpeesheh, PhD, will discuss topics such as behavioral and biomedical strategies, dietar...
Elizabeth in Biological Products

Phagocytosis Fluorometric (dichlorofluorescein) Assay Kit, OxyBURST from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)

Description:... Molecular Probes Fc OxyBURST Green reagent (F-2902) was developed in collaboration with elizabeth Simons of Boston University to permit measurement of the kinetics of Fc receptor mediated internalization and the subsequent oxidative burst directly ...
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Elizabeth in Biological Definition

Botany

...tbook David Bellamy Bellamy on Botany , ISBN 0563106662 an accessible and short introduction to various botanical subjects Roland Ennos and elizabeth Sheffield Plant life , Blackwell Science, ISBN 0865427372 Introduction to plant biodiversity Michael Pollan The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-eye...

Charles Darwin

... William Erasmus Darwin ( 27 December 1839 – 1914 ) Anne elizabeth Darwin ( 2 March 1841 – 22 April 1851 ) Mary Eleanor Darwin... George Howard Darwin ( 9 July 1845 – 7 December 1912 ) elizabeth "Bessy" Darwin ( 8 July 1847 – 1926 ) Francis Darwin ( 16 A...

Down syndrome

...rnice Rubens : A Solitary Grief Emily Perl Kingsley : " Welcome to Holland " The Kingdom and its American counterpart, Kingdom Hospital elizabeth Laird : Red Sky in the Morning Stephen King : " Dreamcatcher " Further Reading Down Syndrome: The Facts. (1997), Selikowitz, M.(2n...

Har Gobind Khorana

... earning a Ph. D., he spend a postdoc year in Zrich (1948-49). He then returned to England and worked at Cambridge until 1952. He married Esther elizabeth Sibler the same year. After that, he worked at universities in Vancouver and Wisconsin . Khorana was awarded the 1968 Nobel Prize in Medicine (...

Stem cell

...ist. In February , 2004 Bush removed from the council two advocates of embryonic stem cell research, professor of ethics William May and biologist elizabeth Blackburn . In their place, he appointed pediatric neurosurgeon Dr. Benjamin Carson , political scientist Dr. Diana Schaub , and professor of gover...
Elizabeth in Biological Dictionary

Molecular evolution

...ar Biology Opens up a 21st Century View of Evolution - Transcript of ... MOLECULAR EVOLUTION . How the Genome Readies Itself for Evolution . elizabeth Pennisi ... Genetic change, and hence the evolution of new species, is commonly thought to ... In the Molecular Evolution Group at CBS we are...
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