Hourglass in Medical Products
Ultralight 4600HT Hourglass Rail Mount
Description: An excellent choice for orthopedic procedures. Molded armrests expand the table width to 24" for the surgeon's comfort. Built-in rail mount clamps quickly attach to any O.R. table. Split leg design offers easy C-Arm access and stability. Optional post or tee leg available. Wall storage bracke...
Company:Rycor Medical, Inc
Rhein Insertion Forceps (For Crystalens)
Description:... Special Low-profile hourglass
Jaw Design Holds The Lens Securely During Insertion Through A Minimal Incision.
Mirror Polished Blades Keep The Optic From Being Scratched.
Company:Rhein Medical, Inc.
UroMax Ultra High Pressure Balloon Catheter
Description:...emarkably strong material that is thinner than conventional high pressure balloon materials.
A compliant balloon tends to hourglass
around a stricture. In contrast, a non-compliant balloon retains its shape as it generates force against the stricture.
Company:Boston Scientific Corporation
Lester Lens Manipulator Angled
Description:... Angled shaft with 0.2 mm hourglass
shape tip. Round knurled handle. Manufactured in titanium....
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz
Hourglass in Medical Dictionary
Black widow spider
... Explore the natural history of this most feared of spiders , see large format closeup pictures of the infamous shiny black spider with the red hourglass
marking. The black widow is about a half-inch long and symptoms of bite include abodminal pain, nausea, vomiting, fainting, dizziness, chest p...
Hourglass in Biological News
Why the 'perfect' body isn't always perfect
...he University of Utah. So in societies and situations where women are under pressure to procure resources, they may be less likely to have the classic hourglass
Cashdan's hypothesis aims to explain a peculiar observation. Women around the world tend to have larger waist-to-hip ratiosmore cylindrical...
One fish, two fish: New MIT sensor improves fish counts
...his marks the first time scientists have been able to see the patterns formed by large fish populations. Makris found that fish often congregate in an hourglass
pattern, also found among other animals, with a thin "bridge" connecting the two ends. The researchers also observed that the same shapes seen in a sm...
Firefly protein lets researchers monitor molecule linked to cancer
...e, fanning out among many options at the start, narrowing in the middle, and again fanning out among many options at the end.
"At the waist of that hourglass
is IKK," he explains. "This appears to put it in a position to be the key regulator of the pathway, and that has made it a subject of great interest b...
Hourglass in Biological Technology
Are you ready to play the new talent management game?
...zation. It draws similar conclusions to the Hudson Institute study. In terms of demographics, the US workforce over the next ten years will take on an hourglass
shape in age distribution wide in the oldest (45+) and youngest (under 30) categories of workers and thin across the middle (31-44). Gender participa...
Stem cell debate in Washington grows hotter as summer recess nears
...S. Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Penn., co-author of the stem cell bill, held up an hourglass
to dramatize the urgency of finding cures for some of humankind's most deva...stating diseases. Specter, who is being treated for cancer, said he got the hourglass
from a constituent with Parkinson's disease. "He says: My life is drifting ...
Are guest worker programs causing backlash amid IT downsizing?
...gravitate to occupations where the supply of workers falls short of demand (typically among the higher-skilled and lower-skilled occupations).
shape of the immigration labor pool complements the native-born workforce where most workers fall in the middle range in terms of skills and education...