Nation's Hospitals Thrive as N.J. Facilities Struggle
... overall and the grim picture here in New Jersey," said NJHA
President and CEO Betsy Ryan. "Garden State hospitals are struggling to
survive in a very unfriendly
landscape compared with their counterparts
across the country. It's a problem that needs to be carefully examined
before our patients face an all-out ...
Better care for dementia patients through new funding
...esses due to falls, strokes, heart failures and infections but they traditionally did not do well in clinical environments.
Hospitals appear to be unfriendly
environments for these people, exposing them to the risk of anxiety, delirium, disturbed behaviour and injury. They therefore require specialist care,...
Advanced Technology in Dental Imaging Benefits Patients
...ms and digital X-ray sensors.
Both types of X-rays eliminate the need for film, providing greater cost
savings and avoiding the use of environmentally unfriendly
"With these advances in dental imaging, practitioners can enhance
patient understanding of dental conditions," says David Plow...
Teen Aggression May Really Be a State of Mind
...entre at the University of Melbourne. "Because we've shown for the first time that in terms of aggression -- not physical, but being argumentative and unfriendly
-- some of the differences in the way teen kids interact with parents are biologically based. The adolescent is developing, their brain is developing,...
Edge Dynamics' New Dashboard Unlocks Value of Channel Data Enterprise-wide
... enterprise software from
delivering on its promise; even when employees had technology to help them
access critical data, they simply wouldn't use an unfriendly
The Edge Dynamics Demand Dashboard is currently available in beta and
will be released in Q1 2008 as a new module in the Edge Dynamics D...
Proper Mattress Can Improve Sleep Comfort, Reduce Pain, Says American Chiropractic Association
...esigned to support different sleep positions, including side
sleeper or back sleeper. (It's best never to sleep on your stomach, as it's
the most back unfriendly
There is no such thing as a universal fit when it comes to pillows, Dr.
Conway notes. "Find a pillow that i...
Nigerian Health Authority Crackdown On Sub-Standard Health Institutions
Idris further explained that the exercise was part of an attempt to rid the state of unqualified medical practitioners as well as the unfriendly
environment in which they operate.
Also speaking, the Director of HEFAMAA, Dr. Bolaji Akeremisi said that the Agency identified 168 facilities op...
Extra Cortisol Protects Women’s Mood Under Stres
... start over. During both tasks, participants faced a “committee” of one man and one woman, both of whom acted cold and reserved without actually being unfriendly
or rude. To heighten discomfort over being evaluated, participants spoke into microphones and knew they were being videotaped.
Het and Wolf mea...
New Garlic Product Mimics Garlic to Perfection
...ll deliver a competitive edge to suppliers who in turn will be able to ensure consumers receive the benefits of fresh raw garlic without the sometimes unfriendly
side effects," Falkenberg said.
Since 1993 a number of peer-reviewed and published studies have demonstrated an association between allicin stan...
Heart disease: Men Are From Mars, Women From Venus
...t want you to do that; I want you to do this' were rated to be dominant or controlling. 'I'll do what you want if you get off my back' was regarded an unfriendly
submissive comment. Comments such as 'Oh that's a good idea, let's do it' reflected a warm submissive statement while one such as 'If it's important t...
Case Western Reserve University engineers hit pay dirt with clay mixture
...papers and patents," said Schiraldi.
Aeoroclay materials feel and act like foam, without the injection of gas bubbles or the use of environmentally unfriendly
CFC blowing agents.
Recently, the group went even greener by combining clay, water and the milk protein, casein, found in waste water left over fr...
Novel fungus helps beetles to digest hard wood
...harnessed to produce biofuel.
"Getting rid of the lignin barrier and making the cellulose more accessible is the most expensive and environmentally unfriendly
part of making ethanol from biomass," said Geib. The team's discovery, he added, could lead to the potential development of cheaper and more efficient...
Icahn Indicates That Biogen Board Refuses To Close Polls
... NEW YORK, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Carl Icahn announced today that Biogen is acting in its usual shareholder unfriendly
way by manipulating the annual meeting of shareholders in order the prevent the votes that have been submitted from being counted. They are doing so ...
Zillow changes the real estate pricing game
...her objects of their envy or derision. And this suggests another, less generous, use of the site: determining the assets of individuals for a range of unfriendly
These may be the unintended consequences of what should be an empowering consumer service, and that makes Zillow an interesting company to ...
And the winners in medical design are
...ure design considerations often have been secondary. As many people are aware, the result has been hospital equipment that is, frankly, ugly and often unfriendly
While hospital and clinic architecture has advanced and we can describe some medical buildings as beautiful, the "innards" and the equipm...