Rapid Swine Flu Test Misses Many Infections
Right now, the test is not clinically important, siegel
said. "If you got flu now, this is what you got," he said.
agrees with the CDC that a flu diagnosis is best m...on clinical grounds. I am comfortable doing that," siegel
said. "The test is just an adjunct. It's helpful i...
Prioritize Pregnant Women to Get Swine Flu Shot, Experts Say
... any flu."
In addition, today's pregnant women are younger than women born before 1957, who appear to have some immunity to the new H1N1 swine flu, siegel
said. "I put pregnant women up near the top of the list of those who should get the H1N1 vaccine," he said.
Women should not be afraid of being vac...
CDC Panel to Recommend Who Should Get Swine Flu Shot
...N1 vaccine will be.
"We should target health-care workers, those under 2 [years of age], pregnant women, those chronically ill, those with asthma." siegel
said. "The next category should be school children. Not only is schools where flu spreads, but there isn't as much immunity in the younger population....
First Human Receives Cardiac Stem Cells in Clinical Trial to Heal Damage Caused By Heart Attacks
The patients will be monitored for six months. Complete results are scheduled to be available in late-2010.
Marban, who holds the Mark siegel
Family Foundation Chair at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute and directs Cedars-Sinai's Board of Governors Heart Stem Cell Center, also said the cardia...
Younger People Appear More at Risk From New Swine Flu
...pect deaths in previously healthy individuals."
thinks that everyone should be vaccinated against ... to protect any population is with herd immunity," siegel
said. "The goal of getting the vaccine is not to p...he vaccine, which decreases circulating virus."
predicted that a large outbreak of the H1N1 swine ...
Supply of Key Children's Vaccine Almost Back to Normal
...ts whose children missed the booster shot shouldn't panic.
"There used to be 20,000 cases a year, but the vaccine has brought it to less than 100," siegel
said. "The numbers remain small. We've almost stamped this thing out with the vaccine, so don't assume your kid is going to get it."
Colorectal Cancer Rates Rising for Under 50 Set
To get a handle on the trends, siegel
and her team reviewed data on about 11,000 men and... a year in men and 5.6 percent a year in women.
said more research is needed to identify the under...ith symptoms for what could be colorectal cancer," siegel
added. "This current finding suggests that perhaps...
Ortho Biotech Oncology Research & Development Announces Collaboration with National Cancer Institute to Develop Novel Cell Therapies to Treat Cancer
...gies in years to come," adds William N. Hait, M.D., Ph.D., senior vice president and worldwide head of oncology research and development, who with Dr. siegel
will direct the Ortho Biotech Oncology Research & Development team under the collaboration.
Skin cancer is the most common for...
Breast Cancer Network of Strength(R) and SCA Personal Care North America, Through Its TENA(R) Brand, Team Up to Offer Support to Women Affected by Breast Cancer
...rpreters available in more than 150 languages.
(1) SCA will make a monetary donation for each package purchased, up to $270,000.
(2) Jemal A, siegel
R, Ward E, Murray T, Xu J, Thun MJ. Cancer statistics, 2007. CA Cancer J Clin . Jan-Feb 2007; 57(1):43-66.
(3) "Expressing Emotions Helps Women wit...
Swine Flu Epidemic Reported on by Doctors on SIRIUS XM's Doctor Radio Channel
...eal or hype? Do I need to be worried?
The danger is getting a lot of hype, but it is real. You probably don't need to be worried, though.
is a practicing internist, an Associate Professor at the NYU School of Medicine and a fellow in the Master Scholars Society at New York University . ...
Siegel in Medical Technology
LAP-BAND(R) System Weight-Loss Surgery Associated With More Than 70 Percent Reduced Risk of Death in People With Severe Obesity
...pic adjustable gastric banding in the treatment of obsesity: A systematic review. Surgery 2004;135:326-351. (10) Parikh MS, Shen R, Weiner M, siegel
N, Ren CJ. Laparoscopic bariatric surgery in super-obese patients (BMI>50) is safe and effective: a review of 332 patients. Obes Surg. 2...
Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Announces Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results
...erating Officer and General Manager of the Biologics SBU
-- Formed the Corporate Shared Services (CSS) group and expanded the role of Jordan siegel
to Senior Vice President, Finance and Administration, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
July: -- Formed the Nabi Pharmaceuticals SBU and ap...
Lev Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Results in Pivotal Phase III
Trial for Hereditary Angioedema
...ceuticals, Inc., +1-212-682-3096, ; orinvestors, Lilian
Stern, Stern Investor Relations, +1-212-362-1200, for
LevPharmaceuticals, Inc.; or media, Jeff siegel
Communications,+1-516-569-4271, for Lev Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Siegel in Medical Products
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Description:... The siegel
MAST Intraoperative Leg Positioner frees the OR staff to be more productive...urgeons and staff to focus on the procedure instead of leg positioning. The siegel
MAST Leg Positioner allows the surgeon to place the leg in any position req...
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Siegel in Medical Dictionary
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Siegel in Biological Technology
SenesTech Announces New Vice President of Business Development
...management, announced the appointment of George M. siegel
as Vice President of Business Development.
has over 35 years of business development experien...an of the Board) knowledge is outstanding," George siegel
"As active Chairman of BrightStar, I ...
WaferGen Biosystems, ImmuneRegen BioSciences and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center to Collaborate on Novel Wound Healing Research
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Dr. Hal siegel
Professor-turned-producer learns the movie biz
But in just a few months, Richard W. siegel
will get to watch his name scroll down the giant s...egotiating post-production and distribution deals, siegel
has been a champion and a driving force behind the...thrilled to introduce our new movie to the world," siegel
A world-renowned nanotechnology pioneer,...
Genta Announces Senior Management Changes
...tirement, Gary Siegel, currently Vice President of Finance, will assume
the roles of Principal Accounting Officer and Principal Financial Officer.
has served the Company for the past 5 years in financial roles
of increasing responsibility. An executive recruitment firm, Spencer
Stuart, has been e...
Biotest Pharmaceuticals Corporation Announces Management Team
...nancial Officer - Jordan I. Siegel, CPA, MBA. Mr. siegel
previously served as Senior Vice President, Fi...sident and Treasurer. In his role as CFO, Mr. siegel
will be responsible for the financial management a...sition period for Nabi Biopharmaceuticals, Mr. siegel
also will continue to hold the position of CFO...