4th Annual Case for Inclusion Report Ranks All 50 States on Community-Based Support
Analysis of Medicaid Services to People with Disabilities Show Mixed Results
WASHINGTON, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) released today the 2009 Case
for Inclusion Report ( www.ucp.org/medicaid ), ranking all 50 states and the District of Columbia f...
In Case You Missed It: The Washington Post's Ruth Marcus: A Bipartisan Plan on Health Care? Try Two
Says BPC's health care proposal "would expand coverage and control costs"
WASHINGTON, July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In today's Washington Post, columnist Ruth Marcus praised the Bipartisan Policy Center's (BPC) plan for reforming health care, entitled: "Cros...
HealthFitness Makes Compelling Case for Employee Health Management
MINNEAPOLIS, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Employee health and productivity translate into direct and indirect costs for U.S. employers, and with the cost of health care continuing to spike, most companies are searching for ways to stem the tide. One such measure...
Stopping harmful oral bacteria in its path is goal for Case Western Reserve researcher
CLEVELANDThe best way to keep bacteria from doing any damage is to stop them in their tracks before they can start down their pathological road to destruction.
Yiping Han, associate professor at the Case
Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, aims to understand how to build roadbl...
Three Cortiva Students Winners of Massage Therapy Foundation Student Case Report Awards
SEATTLE, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Three recent graduates of Cortiva Institute - Seattle, School of Massage Therapy were among the top winners in the Massage Therapy Foundation's annual Student Case
The student case
report contest promotes research literacy in massage therapy sc...
Video: Perot Systems Unveils Series of Healthcare Video Case Studies
PLANO, Texas, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Perot Systems (NYSE: PER ) ( www.perotsystems.com ) today unveiled a series of video case
studies highlighting the success of several of its healthcare clients through the use of information technology (IT) and business process solutions. The videos...
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Commonwealth Fund Case Study Points to 'Continuous Innovation' at Group Health Cooperative
SEATTLE, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Commonwealth Fund case
study notes that Group Health Cooperative is structured with incentives aligned "to launch innovations and organize services in ways that make the most sense operationally and clinically."
study -- along oth...
IlluminOss Medical Announces First Human Case Utilizing a Unique, New, Minimally Invasive Technology for Fracture Repair is Performed at Medical Hospital del Trabajadar in Santiago, Chile
Patient Has Mobility Immediately and Makes Rapid Recovery after Procedure Utilizing IlluminOss(TM) Photodynamic Bone Stabilization System
SANTIAGO, Chile, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- IlluminOss Medical today announced that one of the leading surgeons in Chile, Dr. Sebastian von Unger, has perform...
MEDIHONEY(TM) Dressings Shown to Help Improve Outcomes of Non-Healing Venous Leg Ulcers in Recent Case Series
Eleven of eleven wounds healed in 6 weeks or less
PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Derma Sciences, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DSCI ), a provider of advanced wound care products, announced today that its MEDIHONEY Dressings were the focus of a case
series on eleven non-heal...
Vascular Surgeons Agree: Case Rehearsal Improves Outcomes
CLEVELAND, Ohio and LOD, Israel, November 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Surgeons
at the University of Rochester Medical Center, NY indicated that
patient-specific CTA data can be converted to an endovascular simulator
(ANGIO Mentor(TM), Simbionix US) with high face validity. The surgeons
Seventy Years Old and Going Strong With Down Syndrome and No Dementia: The Case of 'Mr. C' Causes Major Interest in the Scientific Community
Study findings offer hope for increased life expectancy for people with
WASHINGTON, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the world of Down
syndrome, 'Mr. C' is a rarity. A real person whose progress has been
tracked for the past 16 years, at seventy, 'Mr. C' has well surpassed...
Elekta's New Line of Stereotactic Treatment Solutions is Redefining Excellence in Stereotaxy, a Case at a Time
ATLANTA and CHICAGO, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Elekta, a global leader
in minimally invasive neurosurgery will feature its latest line of
stereotactic solutions at the 76th Annual Meeting of the American
Association of Neurological Surgeons' (AANS), April 26 - May 1 in Chicago,
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...ies of the gene in each cell are altered.
study was done in 1961 on a 7-year-old girl w...of current cases. Researchers used the first known case
reported in the United States  and identif...rbanks VF (2000). "Molecular characterization of a case
of atransferrinemia". Blood 96 (13): 4071-4. ...
Babies switched at birth
... In real life
In real life, such a switch is highly improbable.  Cases that have occurred and made the newspaper headlines include:
of Kimberly Mays, switched at birth as a result of a medical error in a hospital in Wauchula, Florida  , the events surrounding whom were sub...
Canadian Health Libraries Association
... MLA Canadian Group accepted it (34 voted in favour, one against) with one amendment; this was to remove the capitalisation from the proposed name “in case
a better name is suggested”!
The ad hoc committee continued their discussions over the summer of 1976 and accepted further suggestions and comment...
...s are present in both organs due to endogenous expression within the organ and importation of antigen due to circulation from peripheral sites. In the case
of T cell central tolerance, additional sources of antigen are made available in the thymus by the action of the transcription factor AIRE .
Depolarization-induced suppression of inhibition
...med depolarization-induced suppression of excitation (DSE), and differs from DSI only by the kind of neurotransmitter whose release is reduced. In the case
of DSI, the result is a reduction in inhibitory GABA release, while in DSE the effect is a reduction in excitatory glutamate release. DSE was also f...
...ren are more at risk of developing hyponatremia if lavaged with water. Because of the possibility of vomiting, a suction device is always on hand in case
of aspiration of stomach contents. Lavage is repeated until the returning fluid shows no further gastric contents. If the patient is unconscious or ...
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...Imperforate anus is congenital (present from ... Definition of Imperforate anus : ... Imperforate anus may occur in several forms. ... case
Presentation and Discussion on Imperforate Anus . Marlou O. Padua, MD ... 90% of Down syndrome w/ imperforate anus suffer from this defect .....
...n in which fat builds up under the surface of the skin. ... Usually, your doctor can diagnose a xanthoma simply by looking at your skin. ... case
presentation of a patient with lesions on the upper eyelids and body. ... Xanthelasma palpebrum is the most common cutaneous xanthoma . ... Xa...
...stic findings of xanthelasma . ... Xanthelasma palpebrarum is the most common form ... though the original xanthelasma improved with this ... case
presentation of a patient with lesions on the upper eyelids and body. ... Xanthelasma palpebrum is the most common cutaneous xanthoma. ... Xa...
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West Nile Virus
...irus West Nile virus was first discovered Uganda in 1937, and has recently spread ... Michigan Confirms First Human West Nile Virus case
in 2004 ... West Nile virus is not spread by person-to-person contact or directly from birds ... of persons infected with West Nile vir...
...VE VULVAR VESTIBULITIS OR VULVODYNIA HAVE ... Vulvodynia is a chronic pain syndrome categorized in the ICD-9 group 625 ... Vulvodynia : case
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Shape matters in the case of cobalt nanoparticles
Shape is turning out to be a particularly important feature of some commercially important nanoparticlesbut in subtle ways. New studies* by scientists at the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) show that changing the shape of cobalt nanoparticles from spherical to cubic can fund...
Organizational Change Management for Sustainability: The Harvard Case Study
It takes much more than the appropriate technology to create a sustainable green environment and organizational culture. Learn about the challenges of such a transformation at the Technology and Society Forum presentation by Leith Sharp on Wednesday, March 25 from 3-4:30 pm in NJIT's Campus Center...
A case of mistaken dino-identity
DALLAS -- The official State Dinosaur of Texas is up for a new name, based on Southern Methodist University research that proved the titleholder has been misidentified.
State Rep. Charles Geren of Fort Worth filed a resolution Jan. 7 to change the name of the state dinosaur from Pleurocoelus ...
Web-based case studies help students develop career skills
AMES, IAA survey of employers in the landscape industry revealed the importance of arming landscaping and horticulture students with technical knowledge, practical application, and problem-solving skills. Teaching students the skills necessary to solve complex landscape management decisions is cru...
NSF grant to launch undergrads from Case Western Reserve into math and science teaching
CLEVELAND The National Science Foundation (NSF) is funding a new program at Case
Western Reserve University to prepare 24 high-achieving science and math undergraduates for teaching careers.
The newly funded Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program within the College of Arts and Sciences at C...
NIH selects Case Western Reserve University to participate in National Children's Study
CLEVELAND October 3, 2008 Case
Western Reserve University School of Medicine has been awarded $26 million in funding to participate in The National Children's Study, the National Institutes of Health's comprehensive study on the interaction of genes and the environment on children's health.
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The Court Supports Bavarian Nordic's Decision to Start Patent Infringement Case Against Oxford BioMedica
KVISTGARD, Denmark, May 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oxford Biomedica's
second attempt to dismiss Bavarian Nordic's patent infringement suit in the
United States has failed. Instead of denying infringement, Oxford Biomedica
made yet another attempt to dismiss the suit arguing that it was premat...
US Patent Office Rejects 95% of Verathon Claims in Patent Case With Aircraft Medical
EDINBURGH, Scotland, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 23, 2009 the
United States Patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") issued a Non-Final Action
Closing Prosecution in the ongoing re-examination of Verathon, Inc.'s United
States Patent Number 6,543,447. Aircraft Medical, Ltd. filed the reques...
Bavarian Nordic's Case Against Oxford BioMedica
KVISTGARD, Denmark, January 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bavarian Nordic
owns several United States patents relating to an attenuated strain of the
company's core technology, MVA-BN(R), which is the basis for its smallpox
vaccine, IMVAMUNE(R). MVA-BN(R) also holds promise as a vector for deliv...
Wound Management Technologies, Inc. Announces a Published Case Study
FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wound Care
Innovations, LLC, a subsidiary of Wound Management Technologies, Inc., (WNDM),
announced today a published case
demonstrating the efficacy of their advanced
wound care collagen product, CellerateRx(R). The case
was presented in the
Brain and Hearing Pioneer, Michael Merzenich, Ph.D. to Speak at Case Western Reserve University
CLEVELAND, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Biomedical
Engineering at Case
Western Reserve University announced today that Dr.
Michael Merzenich, one of the world's premier researchers on brain
development will be the featured speaker at the semi-annual Allen and
Constance Ford Distin...
Physician to Implant the CATANIA(TM) Coronary Stent System With Polyzene(R)-F to Treat Chronic Total Occlusion During 'Live' Case at the Paris Cardiovascular Interventions Course (Francophone) 2008
Research Shows New Class of Stent Effective in Preventing Thrombosis, Restenosis, and Reocclusion
PARIS, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- CeloNova BioSciences, Inc., today
announced that Masahiko Ochiai MD, Associate Professor, Division of
Cardiology, Yokohama Hospital, Kanagawa, J...
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pH Indicator Strips, 1000 per case from Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc.
Description: Strips have hydrophobic plastic supports that retain stiffness in liquids, protect against accidental contact with toxic/hazardous solutions. Paper segments on each strip have chemically bonded dyes; can't leach into solution. Complementary indicator charts provide clear comparison. Full-range stri...
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COSTAR FLASK 25CM2, ANGLED NECK, VENT CAP, PS, STERILE,CS=200 from Sigma-Aldrich
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COSTAR FLASK 75CM2, CANTED NECK, VENT CAP, STERILE, CS=100 from Sigma-Aldrich
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of 20 sleeves sleeve of 5 Mfr Desig: Corning 3275...
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Case in Biological Definition
...rom the 17th century onwards it was gradually shown that, at least in the case
of all the higher and readily visible organisms, spontaneous generation did...ence it is a virtue to acknowledge ignorance. This has been universally the case
in the history of science as Kuhn (1970) has discussed in detail. There is ...
... various cellular processes, most typically in mitochondria by oxidative phosphorylation under the catalytic influence of ATP synthase or in the case
of plants in chloroplasts by photosynthesis .
The main fuels for ATP synthesis are glucose and fatty acids . Initially glucose is broken down in...
...gous . Often one allele is "dominant" and the other is "recessive" - the "dominant" allele will determine what trait is expressed. For example, in the case
of blossom color, if the "red" allele is dominant to the "white" allele, in a heterozygous flower (with one red and one white allele), the petals will...
...efore, data analysis using control dishes is necessary. Occasionally a tested agent will be toxic enough to simply kill the bacterial culture in which case
a "thin lawn" is observed.
In some Ames assays an S-9 mix is added. The S-9 mix contains liver enzymes , generally from a rat. These enz...
... the structure of different animals, when it is called comparative anatomy or animal morphology , or it may be limited to one animal only, in which case
it is spoken of as special anatomy .
From a utilitarian point of view the study of humans is the most important division of special anatomy, and ...
...icellular animals depends on continuous receipt of survival signals. In the case
of T cells, as they develop and mature in the thymus, the survival signal d...ways.)
Role of apoptotic products in tumor immunity
An interesting case
of re-use and feed-back of apoptotic products was presented by Matthew L. A...
Case in Biological Dictionary
...chromosome contains the gene that triggers embryonic ... A team of 40 researchers has finished sequencing the Y chromosome , the ... In the case
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... variant 8 (FOSB) mRNA, ... ... by tumor viruses that do not themselves carry a viral oncogene . ... IT MAY BE TRANSMITTED BY A VIRUS IN WHICH case
WE REFER TO IT AS A VIRAL ONCOGENE . ... v-abl Abelson murine leukemia viral oncogene homolog 2 (arg, Abelson-related gene) ... Gardner-Rash...
...DB7 represents a homolog of the E. coli uvrA gene. ... In vivo, UvrA is present as both a monomer and a dimer, the latter complexing ... In the case
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..., a process in protein biosynthesis ... reciprocal translocation ( ri′siprəkəl ′tranzlō′kāshən ) ( cell and molecular biology ) The special case
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