QHR Client Hospitals Lauded for Consistently High Quality Standards, Exceeding Patient Expectations
QHR client hospitals Littleton Regional Hospital (Littleton, N.H.), North Valley Hospital (Whitefish, Mont.), Northwestern Medical Center (St. Albans, Vt.) and Trigg County Hospital (Cadiz, Kent.) were recently named "Overall Best Performers" by Avatar International, an industry leader ...
PDI, Inc. Announces New Business Wins Exceeding $18 Million
SADDLE RIVER, N.J., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PDI, Inc. (Nasdaq: PDII ), a leading provider of sales and marketing support to U.S. pharmaceutical companies, announces new business wins with four leading pharmaceutical and medical device companies. These four engagements are expected to c...
Rochester Medical Honored by Premier Healthcare Alliance for Exceeding Performance Expectations
STEWARTVILLE, Minn., June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rochester
Medical Corporation (Nasdaq: ROCM ) today announced that it is a winner of a
Premier Performance Award, presented by the Premier healthcare alliance's
Purchasing Partners unit.
Rochester Medical is one of 54 of more than 800 P...
Bond Laboratories' First Quarter Fiscal 2008 Sales Exceeding Internal Projections
SAN DIEGO, March 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bond Laboratories (OTC
Bulletin Board: BNLB) is pleased to announce that sales of its Fusion 6+
Hour Energy Shot, which began shipping at the beginning of this year, have
exceeded the company's internal projections for each month of the first
ReBuilder Medical Technologies, Inc. 4th Quarter Sales Increase 100% Exceeding Projections
Expected Release of Several MRSA Related Products in our Molluscum Line
in the First Quarter of 2008
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ReBuilder
Medical Technologies, Inc. (Pink Sheets: RBRM), developers of state of the
art electronic devices for diabetic peripheral ne...
Kansas Delegation: GAO Report Short on Expertise, Long on Errors; NBAF Critical to Protect Nation's Food Supply
...f the Kansas State College of Veterinary Medicine its existing animal health corridor and the Biosecurity Research Institute, was ranked as meeting or exceeding
all of the criteria related to existing research. This was a key determinant in the selection process. For GAO to work on this report for months and s...
American Academy of Dermatology Commends Reclassification of Tanning Beds as Carcinogenic
... using or avoid indoor tanning all together."
This year, more than 1 million new cases of skin cancer will be diagnosed in the United States -- exceeding
the incidence of all other cancers combined. It is estimated that there will be about 121,840 new cases of melanoma in 2009. Melanoma is the most comm...
Great Expressions Dental Centers, Inc. Acquires Willow Creek Dental Care in Canton, MI
...y-owned dental practice management companies in the United States with 126 affiliated dental practices. Great Expressions' professionals have been exceeding
patients' expectations for over 25 years and provides a full range of dental services including specialty care. For more information on Great Expressi...
ViroPharma Incorporated Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...cial measures may differ from others.
"With the early success of Cinryze - our product used to prevent attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE) - exceeding
our initial expectations, the second quarter of 2009 was among the strongest financial quarters in our history," commented Vincent Milano, ViroPharma'...
New survey report: Primary care emphasis included in workplace wellness programs
...ly three out of four of those offer incentives to take it. Incentives to take the questionnaire range up to $300 annually, with about 10 to 15 percent exceeding
$300. Smoking cessation programs are the most popular health and wellness program offered. More than half of employers surveyed (53 percent) offer ...
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Popular Breast Cancer Drug Used with Certain Antidepressants Puts New Jersey Women at Risk
...than 20,000 employees dedicated to improving patient health and reducing costs for a wide range of public and private sector clients, and 2008 revenue exceeding
$51 billion, Medco ranks 45th on the Fortune 500 list and is named among the world's most innovative, most admired and most trustworthy companies.
University of Michigan Study Shows SEQUENOM's MassARRAY Technology Identifies HPV Infections Missed by Standard Hybridization Test
...isk for cervical cancer. Today, more than 10 million HPV DNA tests are conducted annually, and the total number of HPV DNA tests is growing at a rate exceeding
35% per year. Many have predicted a HPV DNA test capable of genotyping and quantifying HPV DNA will one day supplant the Pap smear as the primary scr...
Mayo Clinic Proceedings: A Comprehensive Review of Addiction to Prescription Painkillers Among Patients and Physicians
..." he writes that approximately 10 percent to 20 percent of physicians will develop a substance abuse problem during their career, a rate similar to or exceeding
the general population. For anesthesiologists, according to Drs. Oreskovich and Caldeiro, the increased risk is cited as an occupational hazard becaus...
Neurobiological Technologies' Partner, Celtic Pharma, Announces Results of XERECEPT(R) Phase 3 Clinical Program
... In this patient population, the primary and all secondary endpoints achieved a statistically significant advantage for XERECEPT(R) treated patients, exceeding
the results observed in the overall patient cohort. This is an important finding given the 360,000 patients diagnosed annually with metastatic brain ...
Essentialis Meets Primary Endpoint in Phase 2b Trial of DCCR for Treatment of Hypertriglyceridemia and is Granted Extensive Patent Coverage in the US
...g's potential to lower triglycerides, non-HDL cholesterol and LDL-cholesterol while raising HDL-cholesterol. In addition, placebo adjusted weight loss exceeding
5% in an 8-week placebo controlled study and 10% in a 6-month study has been demonstrated. Compositions of matter, formulation and method of use paten...
Boston Scientific Data Show Real-World Survival Rates for Implantable Cardiac Device Patients Exceed Rates From Clinical Trials
...SE: BSX ) today announced data from its ALTITUDE Clinical Science program that show real-word survival rates for implantable cardiac device patients exceeding
rates from clinical trials. ALTITUDE analyzes outcomes data from patients monitored by the LATITUDE(R) Patient Management system. Five-year survival...
Methadone Frequently Causes Menopausal Symptoms in Young Women
...Depression, fatigue, anxiety, and insomnia, caused by methadone often decrease rapidly, with bioidentical hormone replacement. Bone density increases exceeding
ten percent annually, can be achieved, with hormone replacement, vitamin and mineral supplementation.
Florida Detox and Wellness Institute tests ...
Data Presented at AUA Demonstrate PROVENGE Significantly Prolongs Survival for Men With Advanced Prostate Cancer in Pivotal Phase 3 IMPACT Study
...PROVENGE improved 3-year survival by 38% compared to placebo (31.7% versus 23.0%);
The IMPACT study achieved a p-value of 0.032, successfully exceeding
the pre-specified level of statistical significance defined by the study's design (p-value less than 0.043), and PROVENGE reduced the risk of death by...
New Body of Research Suggests Statin Use Benefits Multiple Areas of Urologic Health
...te-specific antigen levels and prostate cancer diagnosis
Statin use may be associated with a decreased risk of prostate biopsy, prostate cancer and exceeding
age-specific prostate-specific antigen thresholds. Statin use may also prevent the development of prostate cancer.
Abstract 575: Association be...
Facet Solutions, Inc. Expands U.S. Pivotal Study With Next Generation Implant System
...ro-lateral fusion and dynamic stabilization.
"We are pleased to be making such rapid progress in our U.S. Pivotal Study. The enrollment rates are exceeding
our enrollment targets," said Geoff Pardo, President & CEO of Facet Solutions. "The adoption of ACADIA(TM) into our surgeons' clinical practices s...
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IQmark EZ Holter
Description:...Z Holter is fully automated yet it gives the operator options to define parameter thresholds to target specific analysis criteria. Cardiac occurrences exceeding
preset limits are displayed for further review....
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AMAX Destiny Plus
Description:...y testing, the AMAX DestinyPlus is suitable for any laboratory demanding high throughput in a cost-sensitive environment. With a mixed-mode throughput exceeding
95 PT/aPTT/Fibrinogen per hour and the capability to perform a full range of chromogenics, the AMAX DestinyPlus is well-suited for laboratories proces...
Premier 12 Holter Analysis Kit
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Collected blood is transferred into the attached blood transfer bag for reinfusion. Reinfusion of the blood follows normal blood transf...
Hemokinetitherm® Fluid Warmer
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Back-up temperature controller prevents temperature from exceeding
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Duracon Total Knee System
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Elmed BC 50 Standard
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Company:Siemens Medical Solutions Diagnostics
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laboratory standards for precision and accuracy in clinical chemistry instrumentation. Automatic rack loading and unloading system ensures unprecedent...
Company:Siemens Medical Solutions Diagnostics
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... tumor in children is called retinoblastoma . Affecting approximately 325 children per year in North America, early detection has allowed for cures exceeding
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The most common orbital malignancy is orbital lymphoma . This tumor can be diagnosed by biopsy with histopathologic ...
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...patient stories, and much more. ... POLYURIA (Differential Diagnosis in ... DEFINITION Polyuria can be arbitrarily defined as a urine output exceeding
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Lead-based consumer paint remains a global public health threat
..., 69 percent of the brands had at least one sample exceeding
10,000 ppm. With the majority of American consumer...companies' products tested had lead concentrations exceeding
current U.S. standards.
In September 2006, Cla...rols including India, Malaysia and Chinahad levels exceeding
"Although lead poisoning o...
New hope for fisheries
...t adds up yield across all species, taking account of their interrelations. That analysis suggests that fishing below MMSY yields just as much fish as exceeding
that benchmark, but has many ecological benefits including fewer species collapses, an increase in fish size and fish abundance. "Below MMSY there is ...
Spallation Neutron Source sees first target replacement
...vels. Recent tests verified that the linear accelerator and accumulator ring--two vital components that supply the proton beam pulses--are meeting and exceeding
the 1.4 megawatt design criteria.
The replacement operation entails decoupling the target module and retracting it from the beam line area after dr...
A combined tooth-venom arsenal revealed as key to Komodo dragon's hunting strategy
...ts prey and this allows it to take large animals."
Komodo Dragons are native to the islands of Indonesia, with adult males weighing over 100kg, and exceeding
3 metres in length. They have around 60 highly serrated teeth which are frequently replaced during their lifetime.
The researchers conducted a com...
American Chemical Society Weekly PressPac -- April 1, 2009
...idth of a human hair linked together by organic materials to generate a robust porous framework. The scientists showed that UMCM-2 has a surface area exceeding
5,000 square meters per gram which is, they say, the highest value ever achieved. - MTS
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Collaboration leads to success: Most powerful computer of its kind in western N.Y. available worldwide
...ue to the advances in heterogeneous computing, this machine cost approximately 1/1000th of the two machines in New York that have peak computing power exceeding
this machine. In particular, Graphics Processing Unit (GPU)-based systems are affordable by many research groups and departments offering processing ...
Using hair to manage HIV/AIDS and predict treatment success
...uld measure drug levels in hair, find the level correlating with viral suppression, and then reduce the amount of drug prescribed if it was at a point exceeding
the level needed for viral control, hopefully reducing toxicities," said Gandhi.
New MegaMatcher Accelerator Boosts Speed for High-Volume Biometric Identification and Database Duplicate Searching
...atches biometric information that may include up to 10 fingerprint templates and a face template for each individual. With fingerprint matching speeds exceeding
10 million fingerprints per second, one MegaMatcher Accelerator can replace 1000 MegaMatcher 2.1 server nodes for fingerprint matching and 25 nodes wh...
Results of national nursery survey unveiled
...prevalently due to the warm and humid conditions. Most regions had a significant share of total production from Native American plants, approaching or exceeding
20% of total sales, except for the Pacific region, which had 13%. In computerization, the Mountain region had the highest level of adoption of compute...
Consumers desire more genetic testing, but not designer babies
According to researchers, this study recognizes the increased consumer demand for genetic testing and this higher demand may already be exceeding
the number of available genetic counselors. Consumers may have also followed their own personal values or belief systems when assessing choice for gen...
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New report says Wisconsin R&D spending exceeding expectations
Madison, Wis. Wisconsin's research and development funding has exceeded expectations, reaching $3.6 billion in 2002, according to a new report. The state had set a target of $3.3 billion by 2005.
In 2002, the state ranked 20 th nationally in private R&D spending per capita, and 13 th in acad...
Novavax Announces Selection of a Respiratory Syncytial Virus Vaccine Candidate for Advanced Preclinical Studies
...nd major European countries. In the United States alone, RSV leads to 177,500 hospitalizations in high risk adults resulting in annual medicals costs exceeding
Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX ) is a clinical-stage biotechnology company creating novel vaccines, includin...
SynCo Bio Partners Increases its Capacities by Expanding its Quality Team
... SynCo Bio Partners acts as a
strategic, long-term partner delivering product on time to the highest
quality standards. SynCo 's team are committed to exceeding
expectations taking a truly collaborative approach to manufacturing.
Syngenta and Evogene to Collaborate on Soybean Nematode Resistance
...ent of their yield to this pest, while defenses against it are limited. It is estimated that soybean nematode causes losses in the United States alone exceeding
one billion dollars annually.
"Syngenta is a leader in advanced breeding to bring our grower customers the best choices to protect yield against ...
Qforma Appoints Four Executives in Sales and Field Operations
Mark J. Grove has held multiple sales positions over the course of his career in the healthcare industry, with a proven record of exceeding
goals and advancing to positions of increasing responsibility at such companies as Tyco International, IMS Health, and Concord Management Group. He mo...
Medivation Completes Enrollment in Confirmatory, Pivotal Phase 3 'CONNECTION' Trial of Dimebon in Patients With Alzheimer's Disease
...ble-blind, placebo-controlled, pivotal Phase 3 study enrolled 598 patients, exceeding
the enrollment target of 525 patients. More than 40 percent of the patients... "We are gratified by the strong interest in this trial as indicated by our exceeding
the enrollment goal. Together with our partner Pfizer, we are executing a c...
Biomedical Sciences Companies Expanding in Asia Invested More Than US$500 Million in Singapore
...n US$500 million in Singapore in the year 2008. This rides on
Singapore's strong scientific fundamentals, with biomedical sciences R&D
US$760 million in 2007.
The continued confidence in Singapore points to the city-state's
attractive investment environment, as companies look t...
Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...irst year of the BLOOM trial, 47.5% of lorcaserin patients lost 5% or more of their body weight from baseline, compared to 20.3% in the placebo group, exceeding
the efficacy benchmark in the most recent FDA draft guidance," stated William R. Shanahan, M.D., Arena's Vice President and Chief Medical Officer. "Pa...
SynCo Bio Partners Wins Best Contract Manufacturing Organization 2009 ViE Award
...o Partners acts as a
strategic, long-term partner delivering your product on time and to the
highest quality standards. All our staff are committed to exceeding
expectations and believe that taking a truly collaborative approach to
manufacturing is the key to a successful outcome.
Caliper Life Sciences Reports First Quarter 2009 Results
... cited new product adoption as the primary reason for the strong revenue growth and favorable timing of instrument shipments as the primary reason for exceeding
the top end of its guidance range.
Key revenue highlights by strategic business unit:
Research revenues, excluding revenue of dive...
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microTOFLC from Bruker Daltonics
Description:...ectrometer (ESI-oa-TOF) concentrates the performance of a big machine in a format, which fits on your bench. The microTOFLC features a mass resolution exceeding
10,000 FWHM and mass accuracy of better than 3 ppm in combination with true isotope pattern....