Hospital for Special Surgery Remains Top Hospital in Northeast in U.S. News & World Report's 'America's Best Hospitals' List for Orthopedics
...heumatology. Stephen A. Paget, M.D., physician-in-chief and chairman of the Division of Rheumatology explained that "given the expanded life span and enlarging
elderly population who want to continue to be productive and mobile, our rheumatology staff works hard to support their patients with the most advance...
Gold Canyon Ignites Hope With Online Charity Candle Game
The Prayer Child Foundation recently provided financial assistance to the family of nine-month old Gavin DeForest, whose heart keeps enlarging
for unknown reasons. Gavin has been in the hospital for approximately five months of his short life. He has a tracheotomy, feeding tube and is on a ve...
John McEnroe is Serious About Getting Men to Take the '50 Over 50 Prostate Health Challenge'
... Fifty percent of men over 50 years of age have an enlarging
prostate; if left untreated it can lead to worseni...their prostate health," added McEnroe.
prostate is a prevalent and progressive condition ...
The Merck Company Foundation Launches Five-Year Effort to Close Healthcare Disparity Gaps
...liance will disseminate information and undertake collaborative projects aimed at strengthening the efforts of organizations across the country, while enlarging
the network of stakeholders who share the Alliance's goals.
The Center for Managing Chronic Disease at the University of Michigan will serve as...
Gene mutations increase risk for aggressive prostate cancer
... prostate cancer is being able to distinguish between tumors with the potential to become aggressive and those that may persist for many years without enlarging
or spreading," notes Dr. Burk. For that reason, he says, Ashkenazi men diagnosed with early-stage prostate cancer might want to consider getting teste...
FDA Grants NeoVista's Request to Utilize Novel Wet AMD Treatment in Compassionate Case
...nti-VEFG therapy, as well as later injections of anti-VEGF agents. Her right eye was following a parallel course, with advanced vision loss due to an enlarging
exudative retinal detachment caused by wet AMD. Because of the similarity in the appearance of the two eyes and the failure of prior therapies to succ...
Almost Family Announces Acquisition of Kentucky Home Health Certificate of Need
...mily. The Company will now be able to
service patients, and open new branches should it so desire, in Nelson, Meade,
Larue, and Breckenridge counties enlarging
the population of its Louisville
based service area by about 10%.
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Almost Family, Inc., fo...
Relationship between prostate information and lower urinary-tract symptoms evident
...lammation at baseline. Total IPSS (International Prostate Symptom Score; the most widely used gauge of lower urinary tract symptoms associated with an enlarging
prostate) and subscores were higher in the group of patients with chronic inflammation at baseline compared to those with no chronic inflammation. The...
Cardica Announces Publication of Case Report in the Journal of Neurosurgery Featuring Use of C-Port(R) System in Brain Arterial Bypass
...istal Anastomosis System to connect blood vessels
in the brain to bypass an enlarging
Ralph G. Dacey, Jr., M.D., professor and chairman of neurologic...arachnoid hemorrhage after being assaulted and, as a result,
experienced an enlarging
aneurysm. Using the C-Port system, the
neurosurgeons bypassed the aneurysm ...
UNC Lineberger launches 44-county study of breast cancer in black women
...a high mortality rate from breast cancer, almost twice that of younger white women," said Millikan. "We will address this pressing health disparity by enlarging
upon the Carolina Breast Cancer Study, which enrolled over 2,300 women with breast cancer and 2,000 control subjects between 1993 and 2001."
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...ry ... Lipomas (fatty lumps). Authoritative facts about the skin from the New Zealand Dermatological Society. ... However, if your lipoma is enlarging
or becomes ... Describes various types of lipomas in a structured manner. ... Intraosseous lipoma is an uncommon tumor of bone with indistin...
...rest ... Dilated cardiomyopathy Also called congestive cardiomyopathy ; cardiomyopathy in which the walls of the heart chambers stretch, enlarging
the heart ...
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Researchers identify a cell type that limits stroke damage
...l effects similar to those observed during nervous system infections. When performing their cleaning functions, these cells also attack healthy cells, enlarging
the damaged area of the brain and threatening certain brain functions. Researchers had suspected the existence of a mechanism that slows this harmful ...
Springer expands its portfolio in plant sciences with Phytoparasitica
...nefit from Springer's expertise and experience to expand the content of the journal as well as the spectrum of readers."
"Springer is pleased to be enlarging
its portfolio in plant sciences through this acquisition," said Zuzana Bernhart, Publishing Editor for Plant Sciences at Springer. "The journal is un...
Climate change may boost Middle East rainfall
...ly to happen on a planetary scale but the resolution is quite coarse when looking at a more localised regional scale," says Dr Evans. "It's a bit like enlarging
a digital photograph until it becomes pixellated and all sorts of detail is blurred out."
"Simulating the climate of the region is a challenge for c...
Balzan Foundation announces 2007 winners
...groundbreaking books, writings, articles and court decisions in defence of the rule of law and human rights; for her leading role in strengthening and enlarging
modern international law".
Karlheinz Stierle (member of the Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften, Professor Emeritus of Romance literature at t...
Why is the heart heart-shaped?
...Deborah Yelon, and colleagues found, by using transgenic zebrafish in which they can watch individual cardiac cells, that cells change size and shape, enlarging
and elongating to form the bulges in the heart tube and eventually the chambers. Since the heart is beating as it develops, they asked whether cardiac...
Pattern of human Ebola outbreaks linked to wildlife and climate
...bola including how the virus spreads within and between mammal species.
"Our study provides more pieces of the puzzle, but at the same time it is enlarging
the puzzle," she noted.
Richard Barnes from the Environmental Sciences Research Center at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, England, who is cu...
Creating a window on 'oceans in motion'
...vestigator, Prof. Barbara Block of Stanford University.
"TOPP is excited to be part of this new Ocean Tracking Network and the promise it holds of enlarging
the number and variety of species under surveillance throughout a new, integrated global network."
Changing the way the world sees the oceans
Researchers find gland that tells fruit flies when to stop growing
...land, and send false signals about a fly's weight. enlarging
the gland by increasing insulin signaling triggere..., so they screened all fruit fly endocrine glands, enlarging
or reducing them and studying the effect on body s...ed was changing the size of the prothoracic gland. enlarging
the organ made the animals small, and vice versa,"...
TEL2 gene cooperates with MYC gene to provoke B-cell lymphomas
... in the development of B lymphoma.
"TEL2 doesn't directly cause cancer," Grosveld said. "Instead, this gene promotes the development of lymphoma by enlarging
the B lymphocyte population. This increases the likelihood that at least a few of the cells acquire a mutation eliminating p53 function just by chance...
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American Oriental Bioengineering Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
Notably, our distribution business began to strengthen overall performance
this quarter, contributing to net income as anticipated, and enlarging
distribution reach, particularly for our prescription pharmaceutical products.
We are more flexible today than we were one year ago and, because o...
Fitter frames: Nanotubes boost structural integrity of composites
... stretch, deform plastically, and then break. It takes a lot of energy to stretch and break those fibers, energy that would have otherwise gone toward enlarging
Results of the study were published this week in the journal Small .
Epoxy composites infused with carbon nanotubes are known to b...
Enlarging in Biological Definition
...were discovered by Christian de Duve in 1965 . Unlike lysosomes , which are formed in the Golgi apparatus , peroxisomes usually self-replicate by enlarging
and then dividing, although there is some indication new ones may be formed directly. They also have membrane proteins that are critical for various ...