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Preventing Shaken Baby Syndrome

Parents who are prepared for infant's crying bouts can maintain better control, studies say,, THURSDAY, March 5 (HealthDay News) -- An educational program for parents can help prevent shaken baby syndrome that's triggered by infant crying, according to American and Canadian studies. ...

New research shows program effective in educating parents about prevention of shaken baby syndrome

(Seattle, WA; Vancouver, BC)-- New studies in the United States and Canada show that educational materials aimed at preventing shaken baby syndrome increased knowledge of new mothers about infant crying, the most common trigger for people abusing babies by shaking them. The study of mothers in Sea...

Educational materials increase knowledge and behaviors important for preventing shaken baby syndrome

(Vancouver, BC; Seattle, WA; Ogden, UT March 2, 2009) Two new studies in Canada and the United States show that educational materials aimed at preventing shaken baby syndrome increased knowledge of new mothers about infant crying, which is the number one trigger for people abusing babies by sha...

Leading experts investigate Shaken Baby Syndrome

San Diego, April 9, 2008 Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS), also known as childhood neurotrauma or inflicted traumatic brain injury, is the leading cause of death from childhood maltreatment. Unlike many types of child abuse, the action that causes SBS is known, occurs quickly, and is, theoretically, la...

UNC, Duke lead first statewide shaken baby prevention research project in US

CHAPEL HILL Child abuse prevention experts from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Injury Prevention Research Center and School of Medicine and Duke University Medical Center will undertake a $7 million statewide shaken baby prevention project. The project, the largest and most co...

Embryonic stem cells thrive when shaken

ATLANTA (September 10, 2007) Embryos spend much of their time in the womb bobbing along with a mothers movement, and, surprisingly enough, new research from the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University suggests that embryonic stem cells may develop much better under similarly shaky co...

80 NHS Hospital trusts shaken up after computer failure

An equipment failure disrupted the functioning of 80 NHS Hospital Trusts on Sunday, thankfully no patient data was hampered.// NHS Connecting for Health, which is in charge of the IT services in NHS conveyed that Trusts in North-West England and the West Midlands were interrupted due to the fa...

FDA to Study Ways to Be More Open With Public

...administration to make all federal government agencies more open to the public, Hamburg said. In addition, the FDA is reacting to criticisms that have shaken the agency's credibility. In the past, an area of particular concern has been the release of unpublished clinical data on new drugs. "Over the ...

Transmission of MRSA and Clostridium difficile through dogs

...isited a long-term care facility, MRSA was detected, suggesting the dog had acquired MRSA on its fur. The dog that acquired C.difficile had politely shaken paws with many of the patients. The dog found to have acquired MRSA on its fur, had been allowed onto patient's beds and was seen to be repeatedly kis...
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RetCam II Wide-Field Digital Pediatric Retinal Imaging System

Description:...he RetCam II is the pediatric imaging tool of choice in the OR, NICU and PICU for documenting and managing Retinoblastoma, Retinopathy of Prematurity, shaken Baby Syndrome and other pediatric eye diseases....
Company:Clarity Medical Systems, Inc.
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Skull fracture

...fracture ? A skull fracture in children is caused by an ... Birth delivery using forceps may also fracture the soft skull of the baby. ... shaken baby syndrome, considered a form of child abuse, remains an unproven theory. ... Skull fractures do not necessarily cause signs or symptoms, and m...

Shaken baby syndrome

... shaken baby syndrome (SBS) or Battered Baby Syndrome ...tion that causes acceleration-deceleration... shaken Baby Syndrome ... This shaken Baby Syndrome website is sponsored by The Epi...
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Infant formula adulteration with melamine underscores need for better detection methods

...defined quality standards and test methods can give manufacturers and regulators powerful tools to catch and discourage bad actorshelping to restore a shaken public confidence." Some have separated considerations of "quality" from those of "safety." However, at a time when public health is threatened b...

ExcellGene SA first company to offer contract manufacturing in 250 Liter OrbShake bioreactor

...department is the key to our innovation. We organize advanced training, conferences and individual consultancy for our customers in the application of shaken bioreactors thus complementing the Kühner range of services. For additional information about the company, please visit http://www.kuhner.com . ...

ExcellGene and Khner achieved milestone in development of novel 250 Liter mammalian cell culture bioreactors

... mammalian cells for the production of recombinant proteins in an orbitally shaken bioreactor.  The mechanism of orbital shaking allows for efficient mix...ferences and individual consultancy for our customers in the application of shaken bioreactors thus complementing the Kühner range of services. For addit...

Darwin's seminal impact on biology, anthropology, philosophy and psychology

...," says Lapointe. Darwin and Philosophy Frdric Bouchard of the Universit de Montral's Department of Philosophy believes Darwinism has profoundly shaken the foundations of philosophy. "In 300 years from now, there is a greater chance that Darwin will be taught in a philosophy class than Immanuel Kan...

Major conference on food Dec. 1-2, 2008

...atives in Maputo, Mozambique, on 1-2 December 2008 to discuss the best approaches for meeting the food needs of the poor in Africa. Four crises have shaken the global food system to its coreclimate change, skyrocketing food prices, high energy costs and an explosive worldwide financial crisis. In just the...

'Early bird' project really gets the worm

...together the most prominent ornithological research programs in the world. This study the largest study of bird genetics ever completed has not only shaken up the avian evolutionary tree, but completely redrawn it. The results of this massive research project, which relied heavily upon the LSU MNS' geneti...

Telemedicine: Health alert via satellite

... Heraklion, Crete: An earthquake has just shaken the Greek island. Damage is widespread and all conventional, terrestrial communications have been destroyed. The rescue operations have only one means...

Liquid crystal phases of tiny DNA molecules point up new scenario for first life on Earth

...iquid crystal organization to be a result of DNAs elongated molecular shape, making parallel alignment easier, much like spaghetti thrown in a box and shaken would be prone to line up in parallel, Clark said. The CU-Boulder and University of Milan team began a series of experiments to see how short the D...

Magnetic snakes control fluids, gravity-defying droplets, and solving a dragonfly mystery

...hysicists at University of Bristol in the United Kingdom has shown that liquid drops can defy gravity. Droplets of liquid on an inclined plate that is shaken up and down can travel uphill rather than sliding down. In fact, if the plate vibrates at the right rate, the droplets will always travel counter-intu...

Pittsburgh researchers discover that certain chemicals in the blood may indicate brain injury

...with vomiting, fussiness and several other common symptoms. Infants with shaken baby syndrome (SBS) ?the most common cause of severe traumatic brain injuri...of Pediatrics. "Proper diagnosis of inflicted traumatic brain injury, or shaken baby syndrome, is often difficult even for experienced and astute physician...
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Atomic force microscopy reveals liquids adjust viscosity when confined, shaken

Getting ketchup out of the bottle isnt always easy. However, shaking the bottle before trying to pour allows the thick, gooey ketchup to flow more freely because it becomes more fluid when agitated. The opposite is not typically true a liquid such as water does not become a gel when shaken. H...

A supercharged metal-ion generator

...the ion current can greatly exceed the discharge current." While this sounds counterintuitive, he says, "we don't break any laws of nature, we've just shaken up a few assumptions." The trick is to send short, very high-power pulses through the magnetron at a low repetition rate. When the voltage is high ...

Human Pheromone Sciences, Inc. - Shareholder Update

...27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- HPSI (OTC Bulletin Board: EROX) releases letter to its shareholders Dear Shareholders, In light of events that have shaken the investment community around the world over the past several weeks, I want to take this opportunity to update you as to what is happening in your...

Texas Boy Receives Wheelchair From New Hampshire Couple's Recently Deceased Granddaughter

...y in Austin, Texas with significant physical and mental disabilities due to shaken baby syndrome will receive a specialized wheelchair and other medical equip...elled to come to their assistance. Andrew's granddaughter Chrissy was badly shaken and beaten at the age of four months. She was left with severe mental and p...

AQUISS Expands Into Significant New Territory

...om a play-off little league series in Palo Alto. In the third inning of the second game, the third base coach collapsed. He was brought to the dugout, shaken and clammy. Water did not help. He was given Brand X Ade and expelled it immediately. A woman in the stands offered her bottles of AQUISS(TM), which t...

DNA Sequencing Equipment Market to Fragment and Grow as Competition, New Technologies Develop

...result in slower growth after the initial burst. "The next two to three years will be a volatile time in the market, while the winners and losers get shaken out," said Justin Saeks, author of DNA Sequencing Equipment and Service Market. "Various aspects, including scientific, business, technology, and regu...

Pfizer-Pharmacia Fallout Gives Celltech A CEO

...ecutive Fred Hassan is widely rumored to be up for the top job at Schering-Plough (nyse: SGP). Meanwhile, Ando says that Pharmacia employees are a bit shaken up by the months of uncertainty brought on by the Pfizer acquisition. "I think the mood is much better than it was a week ago," he says. "There's alwa...

Outsourcing fills gaps and drives U.S. back toward innovation

...asic information services, the future is totally dark; the lights were turned off years ago. The United States is not isolated; rather, this issue has shaken the entire G8 Empire. The more an economy is structured around information and services, the harder the impact will be. The sky will not fall. No matt...

When TV surrenders to Web...

...ic device. Awaiting the Transformation The branding of our society was very well served with the TV medium. Now the ripples of e-commerce have shaken the foundation of all the elite brands and ideas. Now, in the age of abundance, there is hardly anything unique enough to fight for. Marketers have ex...

The winners and losers of the internet break-up

...g the same with the Internet. The impact of e-commerce offering accessibility to information, goods and services has become so powerful that it has shaken the economic and socio-cultural foundations of the developed countries. With the genie out of the bottle, the world is questioning whether a single co...
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