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News briefs from the August issue of Chest

X-RAY MACHINES MAY SPREAD INFECTIONS IN THE ICU Poor infection control practices when using x-ray machines may lead to nosocomial infections in the ICU. In a new study, Israeli researchers observed 173, 113, and 120 ICU chest x-rays during observation, intervention, and follow-up periods, respec...

Patients Issue Summer Call to Action: 'We Need You to Donate Blood -- NOW'

NEW YORK, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Three New York Blood Center (NYBC) patients are taking to the airwaves to recruit new blood donors, and encourage existing blood donors to donate blood NOW. Demand for blood has been very high this summer from the 200 hospitals served by NYBC and its regional...

Concord Coalition Releases Issue Brief on Administration's IMAC Proposal

WASHINGTON, July 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Concord Coalition today published an issue brief entitled "The Importance of a Cost Control Enforcement Entity In Health Care Reform Legislation." The issue brief focuses on President Obama's proposed Independent Medicare Advisory Coun...

Uroplasty to Issue First Fiscal Quarter Results on August 3, 2009

MINNEAPOLIS, July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Uroplasty, Inc. (Amex: UPI ) announced today that it will release financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2009, at the market close on Monday, August 3, 2009. The Company will host a conference call to discuss these ...

Study in this Week's Issue of Cell Finds Injected Growth Factor Spurs Heart Regeneration

Growth factor enhances heart regeneration, improves heart function without need for cardiac stem cells (Vocus) July 16, 2009 -- Injured heart tissue normally can't regrow, but researchers at Children's Hospital Boston have now laid the groundwork for regenerating hear...

Econiche(TM) Vaccine Efficacy Summarized in July Issue of Foodborne Pathogens and Disease

-two articles published in this peer-reviewed scientific journal- BELLEVILLE, ON, July 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: BNC), a research-based, technology-driven Canadian biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the results of two large-scale commercial bee...

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Lilly and New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Announce Lilly Agrees to be First Tenant of East River Science Park; Issue Urgent Call for Healthcare Reform that Protects Innovation and Jobs

INDIANAPOLIS, July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ) announced today during a lease signing event that it has become the first tenant of New York City's new Alexandria Center for Science and Technology at East River Science Park, a development that sh...

Clinical and Histopathological Results Using Pollogen's TriPollar(TM) Radio Frequency Technology Published in the June Issue of the Journal of Cosmetic and Laser Therapy

TEL AVIV, Israel, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent clinical study using Pollogen's regen(TM) device- the latest aesthetic solution powered by 3rd generation TriPollar(TM) technology, confirms the safety and efficacy of TriPollar(TM) technology in reducing fat and collagen remodeling. The peer ...

Diabetes Experts Issue New Recommendations for Inpatient Glycemic Control - Call for Systemic Changes in Hospitals Nationwide

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. and ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New recommendations released today by a consensus group of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the American Diabetes Association (ADA) are calling for major changes in the way health care professi...

Spotlight on Rosacea Advance - May Issue of Journal of Drugs in Dermatology Features Pyratine XR(TM) Clinical Study

- 12-week study concludes that new cosmeceutical improves skin barrier function, erythema and lesions associated with rosacea - NAPA, Calif., May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Senetek PLC (OTC Bulletin Board: SNKTY), a life sciences company engaged in the development of technologies that targ...

Discovery's Edge Spring Issue - http://discoverysedge.mayo.edu

Research features from Mayo Clinic ROCHESTER, Minn., March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Here are highlights from the spring issue of Discovery's Edge, Mayo Clinic's research magazine. You may cite and link to this publication as often as you wish. Reprinting is allowed with proper attributio...

GSK Believes There Is No Liver Safety Issue With AVANDIA; Responds to Public Citizen Petition

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) today issued the following response to a petition filed by Public Citizen to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on AVANDIA(R) (rosiglitazone maleate), a highly effective therapy for treating type 2 diabetes wh...

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MaxxAir ETS™

Description:...ng a statuc mattress that would benefit from a pressure relief surface Patients whose body weight and size pose a significant risk or care management issue to the patient or staff during the performance of routing nursing care Large patients weighing up to 1,000 lbs. CONTRAINDICATIONS Unstable ce...
Company:Kinetic Concepts, Inc.

AirMaxxis™

Description:...t with skin breakdown or at risk for skin breakdown. INDICATIONS: Patients whose body weight and size pose a significant risk or care management issue to the patient or staff during the performance of routine nursing care Large patients weighing between 350 and 650 lbs. Large patient at risk or suf...
Company:Kinetic Concepts, Inc.

BariKare® with AtmosAir®

Description:...a static mattress that would benefit from a pressure reduction surface Patients whose body weight and size pose a significant risk or care management issue to the patient or staff during the performance of routine nursing care Patients whose condition requires med/surg bed frame features CONTRAINDICAT...
Company:Kinetic Concepts, Inc.

BariAir® Therapy System

Description:...anagement bed designed to help care for large patients INDICATIONS: Patients whose body weight and size pose a significant risk or care management issue to the patient or staff during the performance of routine nursing care Large patients weighing between 300 and 850 lbs. Large patient who is difficu...
Company:Kinetic Concepts, Inc.

Gemini Laser System

Description:...ariable 1-5mm or 10mm VersaStat); users can set the Gemini for the treatment of either large areas or small spots, dialing setting appropriate to each issue and patient. Speed By increasing peak power by over 350% on the KTP and 20% on the Nd:YAG, and increasing the spot size of the available for t...
Company:Laserscope (now Iridex)

Hyfrecator 2000

Description:...cedural time. Dual Microprocessors: one to control the function and output of the Hyfrecator, the second to terminate activation if a hazard or safety issue is detected. Cost effective alternative to various laser procedures. It can be compatible with electrodes, pencils, foot switches & accessories, hyfre...
Company:CONMED Corporation

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Issue in Medical Definition

Anterior mediastinal mass

...ent context for those unfamiliar with the subject matter. Please help improve the introduction to meet 's layout standards . You can discuss the issue on the talk page . Thymoma Main article: thymoma Most common primary anterior mediastinal tumor (20%) in adults but rare...

Arterial stiffness

... This article may require cleanup to meet 's quality standards . Please discuss this issue on the talk page or replace this tag with a more specific message . This article has been tagged since January 2007 . Arteries stiffe...

Depolarization-induced suppression of inhibition

...k in the prestigious journal, Nature, while the other two groups, Kreitzer & Regehr (2001) and Ohno-Shosaku et al. (2001), published in the same issue of another reputable journal, Neuron. All three demonstrated heavy involvement of the CB1 cannabinoid receptor in DSI, suggesting that the endocann...

Clean margin

...gnant growth on microscopic examination by a pathologist extending past a set delineation known as the 'tumor margin'. [1] This is an important issue in areas that are functionally important (ie. large vessels like the aorta or vital organs), or in areas for which the extent of surgery is minimize...

Fat transfer

...moved. Doctors Summer and Sattler found that fat survives equally well when removed with suction via liposuction or when withdrawn by a syringe. The issue of survivability seems most affected by where in the body the fat is transferred, how much that site moves, how muscular it is and if disease is pre...

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy

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Issue in Medical Dictionary

Vascular spasm

...emporary limit blood flow to tissue supplied by that vessel. ... March 15, 2004: Researchers at the University of Chicago argue in the March 1 issue of the Journal of Clinical Investigation that vascular spasm --a sudden, brief ... Vascular spasm - Overview, A vascular spasm is a sud...

Ulcer disease

...ing of the ... Peptic ulcer disease affects 10% of men and 4% of women in the ... Peptic Ulcer Disease ... syndrome, is still an important issue in peptic ulcer disease . ... Peptic ulcer — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment and self-care of this ... Treatmen...

Toxemia

...o top. Preeclampsia is high blood pressure and protein in the urine that develops after ... Toxemia is usually brought on by an underlying issue that has been left untreated. ... Home " Health " Family Health " Health & Pregnancy " How to Diagnose Toxemia ... ... Pregnancy Induced H...

Stroke

..... ... Fact Sheets, Women and Stroke ... i Indeed stroke is now the second leading cause of death ... Stroke is an important public health issue for women ... Home > Frequently Asked Questions > Stroke . Give us feedback on this information ... Does taking birth control pills incre...

Physical medicine

... ... Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 69 (October 1988), 4-14. ... physical medicine and rehabilitation ... published an issue dedicated to physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) ... What is Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation? ... Physical medicin...

Papilla

...ipping on 150,000+ Products. ... papillon, papilla . papillon,papillon. papillon, papilla . papilla . papilla . papilla . papilla ... In this issue I will explore the formation of papilla between adjacent implants. ... Simply stated, the fate of the papilla is controlled by the attachment leve...
Issue in Biological News

Bioterrorism and disaster preparedness explored in special issue of Medical Decision Making

Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore and Washington DC (July 27, 2009) According to a study in a special issue of Medical Decision Making , a large-scale, covert anthrax attack on a large city would overwhelm hospital resources even with an extremely effective public health response, primari...

Reviews of microbial gene language published in special issue of Trends in Microbiology

Blacksburg, Va. -- Ten articles describing how a universal language to describe genes is bringing benefits to the study of the microbial world have been published in a special issue of Trends in Microbiology , co-edited by Virginia Bioinformatics Institute professor Brett Tyler. The Gene Ontology...

Continuous glucose monitoring technology -- special issue of Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics

New Rochelle, NY, May 29, 2009Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) devices represent a critical step toward achieving automated glucose measurement, offering people with diabetes a promising new tool for maintaining optimal glucose control. A comprehensive review of this rapidly changing field, fea...

Scientists announce top 10 new species, issue SOS

TEMPE, Ariz. The International Institute for Species Exploration at Arizona State University and an international committee of taxonomists scientists responsible for species exploration and classification today announce the top 10 new species described in 2008. On the list are a pea-sized se...

Scientists announce top 10 new species; issue SOS

TEMPE, Ariz. The International Institute for Species Exploration at Arizona State University and an international committee of taxonomists scientists responsible for species exploration and classification today announce the top 10 new species described in 2008. On the list are a pea-sized se...

Premier issue of Ecopsychology launched by Mary Ann Liebert Inc. publishers

New Rochelle, NY, April 21, 2009Exploring the psychology of human-nature relationships and understanding the multidimensional links between humankind and its natural environment is at the core of the evolving discipline called ecopsychology and is the focus of a new, peer-reviewed online journal,...

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Issue in Biological Technology

Latest issue of Science: Nanosonar uses electrons to measure under the surface

Jlich, 27 February 2009 Just as sonar sends out sound waves to explore the hidden depths of the ocean, electrons can be used by scanning tunnelling microscopes to investigate the well-hidden properties of the atomic lattice of metals. As researchers from Gttingen, Halle and Jlich now report in th...

Latest issue of Science: Nano-sonar uses electrons to measure under the surface

Jlich, 27 February 2009 Just as sonar sends out sound waves to explore the hidden depths of the ocean, electrons can be used by scanning tunnelling microscopes to investigate the well-hidden properties of the atomic lattice of metals. As researchers from Gttingen, Halle and Jlich now report in th...

Festschrift Issue Honoring Judah Folkman, M.D. in Lymphatic Research and Biology

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Dedicated to the memory and scientific accomplishments of Dr. Judah Folkman, who pioneered the fields of angiogenesis and vasculogenesis and shed light on the link between blood supply and neoplastic disease, the newly released special double issue (Vol...

District Court Sides with Smith & Nephew; Rules that It will Issue Injunction that will Prohibit Arthrex Inc. from Selling Infringing Medical Devices

ANDOVER, Mass., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A US District Court judge in Oregon yesterday ruled that it will grant Smith & Nephew (NYSE: SNN; LSE: SN) Endoscopy's request for an injunction that will prohibit privately held Arthrex Inc. of Naples, Fla., from manufacturing or selling medic...

Signalife to Issue Breaking News Regarding Vianale & Vianale Tomorrow

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Signalife, Inc. (Amex: SGN) announced earlier today that breaking news will be issued tomorrow, at the opening of the market, regarding the law firm of Vianale & Vianale, and others. About Signalife Signalife, Inc. is a life sciences company f...

Preliminary Report of American Biotech Labs HIV Study Featured in Inaugural Issue of Journal of the Science of Healing Outcomes

Four-month study detailing effects of treatment of HIV-positive individuals with American Biotech Labs (ABL) ASAP 10 treatment indicates significant improvement in the condition of the subjects after treatment; in-vitro laboratory work shows that ABL nanosilver particles can block entry of ...

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Issue in Biological Definition

Apoptosis

...e apoptotic pathways Liling Yang et al. reported in the Feb. 15, 2003, issue of Cancer Research [13] the results of their work in the role played by...ant contributor to apoptosis research, Pierre Golstein, in the 28 Aug. 1998 issue of Science : "Although there have been scattered reports on the topic of c...

Cell growth

...f cell reproduction has three major parts. The first part of cell reproduction involves the replication of the parental cell's DNA . The second major issue is the separation of the duplicated DNA into two equally sized groups of chromosomess . The third major aspect of cell reproduction is the physical d...

Digital organism

...ams were written was very brittle, and more often than not mutations would completely destroy the functionality of a program. The first to solve the issue of program brittleness was Tom Ray with his Tierra system. Tierra was similar to core world. However, Ray made some key changes to the programming...

Jean-Baptiste Lamarck

...e believed in organic evolution at a time when there was no theoretical framework to explain evolution. He also argued that function precedes form, an issue of some contention among evolutionary theorists at the time. On the other hand, the inheritance of acquired characteristics is now widely refuted. Au...

Modern evolutionary synthesis

...ion. The Mendelian school, led by William Bateson , however thought that Mendel's work gave an evolutionary mechanism with large differences. This issue was finally resolved by Ronald Fisher , who in 1918 produced a paper entititled " The Correlation Between Relatives on the Supposition of Mendelian...

Neurospora crassa

... enzymes . This led to the "one gene, one enzyme" hypothesis that states that specific genes code for specific proteins . In the 24 April 2003 issue of Nature , the genome of N. crassa was reported as completely sequenced . The genome is about 43 megabases long and includes approximately 10,...
Issue in Biological Dictionary

Technology transfer

... Technology is information or knowledge that is put to use in order to ... Technology transfer from research universities has been ... Each issue of Technology Transfer Tactics covers the real-world problems, ... and usable advice in every key area of the technology transfer challenge " ...

Structural change

...trends or theories regarding ... FOR STRUCTURAL CHANGE . IN THE CATHOLIC CHURCH ... A Structural Change Working Group formed to address that issue focused attention ... ...

Structural biology

...structural and ... Nature Structural & Molecular Biology - Current issue : August 2009 - Vol 16 No 8 ... ... June issue of Nature Structural & Molecular Biology contains a Focus on Protei...

Stipe

...rke, Michael Stipe , Dinosaur Contribute To Ciao My Shining Star: The ... When Stipe was 15 and in high school in St. Louis, he happened upon an issue of ... Stipe went and bought Horses, which he claims "tore my limbs off and put them ... STIPE Clan website. Australian Counter Strike Source G...

Sequence similarity

...sequence data from proteins and genetics ... How does a sequence come to be different over time? ... IBM Journal of Research and Development issue 45-34, Deep computing for the life sciences - DELPHI: A pattern-based method for detecting sequence similarity ... (or parameters) used for si...

Representativeness

...en ...  Read the ... Yet more on representativeness . J Clive Matthews, 17/10/07. Elsewhere ... pondering this whole representativeness issue (see posts here ... Sample Representativeness : Implications for Administering and Testing Stated Preference Surveys ... the Relation of Response ...
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