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Singapore Imposes Stricter Controls for Foreign-trained Doctors

Doctors who are not graduates of recognised foreign medical schools, including those from India, will no longer be allowed to practise in Singapore starting next year, the health ministry said Saturday. These physicians, who come from countries like the Philippines, India and Myanmar, have ...

Hong Kong Imposes Heavy Fine on Smokers

Legislators on the city's health services panel Friday approved a proposal to impose a 1,500 Hong Kong dollar ($191) fixed fine for anyone who breaches tough new anti-smoking laws . They also called for police to be drafted in to back up the teams of tobacco control officers given the respon...

Chicago :FDA imposes Ban on Biomedical Tissue Services

Chicago : Friday turned out to be unlucky for Biomedical Tissue Services Ltd a company that is concerned with human tissues collection from cadavers. // The Food and Drug Administration administered a ban after finding apparent flaws in the donor policies that might pose a threat to transplant pa...

FDA Imposes New Restrictions On Roche's Accutane

Women taking Roche Inc's popular acne treatment Accutane (isotretinoin) will soon have to submit to new restrictions aimed at preventing unwanted pregnancies while on the drug. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that it has approved significant changes to the drugmaker's pregnancy preve...

The Lupus Foundation of America Applauds New Legislation that Caps Out-of-Pocket Drug Costs

... Rockefeller for this important bill which will provide all Americans with vastly improved access to life-saving medications. The proposed legislation imposes a $200 cap on the amount a person could be charged for any one prescription, and a $500 cap on the total amount an individual could be charged for all...

State privacy rules reduce electronic medical sharing by 24 percent, warns Management Insights

...the diffusion of information-sharing technologies if it reassures consumers, or it may inhibit the diffusion of information sharing technologies if it imposes costs on firms who adopt the technology. The authors investigate these trade-offs for EMRs, which allow medical providers to store and exchange pat...

TeamPraxis Finishes Strong First Year of National Sales

...eimbursements (for HCC). The financial benefits of these programs have traditionally been outweighed by the burden of manual participation, which imposes extra demands on a physician's and staff's scarce time through additional paperwork and numerous government forms. The solution is CQS, which facilit...

DOD, VA should take stronger steps to combat tobacco use in military, veteran populations

... WASHINGTON -- Because tobacco use impairs military readiness, harms the health of soldiers and veterans, and imposes a substantial financial burden on the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs, these agencies should implement a comprehensive strategy to achieve...

President Obama Delivers Historic Victory for America's Kids and Health over Tobacco

...r children from the tobacco industry's predatory marketing, save countless lives and reduce the enormous health and financial burden that tobacco use imposes on our nation. Today is a great day for America's kids and health. We thank President Obama for his leadership and strong support of this le...

New Report Emphasizes Critical Role of Including Early and Preventative Care for Women in Health Care Reform

...ican women involve treatment of chronic illness. Cardiovascular disease, for example, affects 43 million U.S. women from childhood through old age and imposes direct costs estimated at $162 billion dollars in 2009. Depression, osteoporosis and diabetes also bear large annual cost burdens of $20 billion, $14 ...
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Anesiva Announces Pivotal Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Adlea(TM) for Reducing Post-Surgical Pain Following Total Knee Replacement

...own as total knee arthroplasty) is generally performed in patients with end-stage osteoarthritis of the knee. These patients have disabling pain which imposes severe limitations on their mobility, and knee replacement is performed with the goal of relieving pain and restoring mobility and knee function. Ther...

Pixantrone to be Studied in Phase I/II Trial for Aggressive Multiple Sclerosis

...ne remain an important therapy in relapsing MS. Long term cardiotoxicity remains a major drawback to treating multiple sclerosis with mitoxantrone and imposes a limitation both for selection of patients and for the duration of the treatment," said R.E. Gonsette, M.D., Chairman Fondation Charcot Stichting and...

Anesiva Initiates New Phase 2 Trial of Adlea(TM) for Pain Relief Following Knee Replacement Surgery

...own as total knee arthroplasty) is generally performed in patients with end-stage osteoarthritis of the knee. These patients have disabling pain which imposes severe limitations on their mobility, and knee replacement is performed with the goal of restoring or improving patients' quality of life. There were ...

Study Suggests Invega Helps Patients With Schizophrenia Maintain Symptom Control

...esearch (ICOSR). INVEGA was approved last December by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of schizophrenia. "Schizophrenia imposes serious, lifelong psychological, physical, social, and economic burdens on patients, caregivers and heath care systems worldwide," said Herb Meltz...

Newly Published Data Demonstrates Superiority of Cipralex Over Duloxetine for Acute Treatment of Depression

...sion can be chronic or recurrent, and impact patients both mentally and physically. Depression has a significant impact on patient quality of life and imposes a considerable burden on society, yet it is still underrecognised and undertreated with less than 25 percent of those affected having access to effect...

Cipralex demonstrates superiority to duloxetine for acute treatment of depression in new study

...sion can be chronic or recurrent, and impact patients both mentally and physically. Depression has a significant impact on patient quality of life and imposes a considerable burden on society, yet it is still underrecognised and undertreated with less than 25 percent of those affected having access to effect...
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Natural-born divers and the molecular traces of evolution

... An aquatic lifestyle imposes serious demands for the organism, and this is true even for the tiniest molecules that form our body. When the ancestors of present marine mammals in...

Malaria parasite zeroes in on molecule to enhance its survival, team finds

...g more than 1 million people each year, mainly young children and pregnant women. The disease, which can incapacitate a victim for several weeks, also imposes a massive social and economic burden. People living in endemic areas can be infected up to several times a year. About 60 percent of the cases of mala...

Powerful online tool for protein analysis provided pro bono by Stanford geneticist

...d, and, through eons of random mutation, so have their proteins. Yet in the face of all these changes, some things have to remain constant. "Evolution imposes stronger constraints on more-important regions of a protein molecule, from the standpoint of its biological activity, than on other, less-critical reg...

Walking tall to protect the species

...ed over the adult body usually on the mothers back, and this carrying pattern lasts for years in apes. However, this necessity to carry infants safely imposes limits on the weight of the infants. Through a detailed mechanical analysis of how different types of apes - gibbons, orangutans and gorillas - c...

Why conservation efforts often fail

...conservationists and policymakers to delineate those factors most likely to affect the protection or management of a given resource. The first tier imposes four broad variables: the resource system, the resource units, the governance system and the resource users. The second tier examines each of these va...

Silicon Valley Technology Leaders LaserCard Corporation and Tesla Motors Sign LaserPass Secure Access Deal

...d card, containing printed and digital images of the cardholder plus his or her biometrics, is delivered to Tesla Motors. The LaserPass Access System imposes a secure perimeter through which all badge holders can only pass after validating their secure optical/proximity cards. This process enables each indi...

Coral reefs are increasingly vulnerable to angry oceans

...riad shapes and sizes of coral colonies onto a simple scale that measures their vulnerability to being dislodged. Any severe event, like a hurricane, imposes a threshold that can be scored on the same scale, allowing scientists to determine which coral will live and which will die. The scientists found...

Stormy days ahead for coral reefs

...the myriad shapes and sizes of coral colonies onto a simple scale that measures their vulnerability to dislodgment. Any severe event, like a cyclone, imposes a threshold that can be scored on the same scale, allowing scientists to determine which corals will live and which will die. The most vulnerab...

Patients to benefit from novel technology revolutionizing high-speed molecular imaging

... of diagnostic imaging," said Patton. "In addition to this limitation, the low efficiency of existing SPECT imaging technology in collecting radiation imposes very long acquisition times of up to a full hour and sometimes more," he added. "This new camera technology enables acquisition times that are shorter...

Cornell researchers find serious fish virus in Northeast for first time

...ortable disease by the World Organization of Animal Health (OIE), which means it must be reported to OIE if detected. The international agency usually imposes restrictions on any host country with VHSV to prevent fish from being moved to other areas and countries. "If you think of VHSV, you think of the ...
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OncologyRx Care Advantage(TM) Specialty Pharmacy Passes $15 Million Milestone in Patient Financial Assistance

...inancial assistance from charitable foundations. The US Oncology pharmacy announced it had reached the $10 million mark in November 2008. Cancer imposes heavy economic burdens on patients and their families. For those with coverage, health insurance plans pay for a large portion of their medical expens...

Anesiva Phase 3 Trial of Adlea Meets Primary Endpoint to Significantly Reduce Pain After Total Knee Replacement Surgery

...own as total knee arthroplasty) is generally performed in patients with end-stage osteoarthritis of the knee. These patients have disabling pain which imposes severe limitations on their mobility, and knee replacement is performed with the goal of relieving pain and restoring mobility and knee function. Ther...

Anti-Stem-Cell-Research Ad Ignores Facts

....S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates all research done at private companies toward the development and testing of any medical product, and imposes similar regulations to ensure that such research is performed ethically. The International Society for Stem Cell Research, an organization of the wo...

IsoTis Receives FDA Clearance for Accell Family of Products

...including the risk that the FDA requires IsoTis to produce additional clinical data to support approval or clearance of its products, and that the FDA imposes compliance measures against IsoTis for the marketing of its Accell products, including imposing fines and injunctions or causing IsoTis to recall its ...

Broadband freedom mandatory for growth

...frastructure needs in hopes of reaching more American families and businesses. However, with the current overarching regulatory system that the state imposes on these broadband companies, this much-needed investment in Wisconsin could be missed. Deregulating broadband will be in the customers best intere...

HHS official addresses industry concerns on Federal Health Architecture

...or a revision, so theres concern, I think, on my part as well as some other people in this organization that any additional regulations the government imposes will be that much more difficult to comply with, so I hope that people like Kathleen with take that into account and address that matter. Still, We...

When the 'send' button brings trouble

...ailure to better control e-mail flow is the lack of return on investment for implementing such controls, he said. But with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act that imposes new mandates on businesses, "CEOs are saying 'absolutely' to the controls," Steindorf added. Administrators and users have shields up E-mail carri...

While some bemoan lack of venture capital, entrepreneur touts `bootstrapping' for cash

...he hard questions" about the viability of your product or service. 2. Seeking capital takes time away from seeking customers. 3. Investment capital imposes "a new set of masters" on your business. 4. If you make a fatal mistake, you're stuck with debt and no business. 5. Having investment capital can re...

Wisconsin identity theft law: A cheap plastic sword

...en you read the law further, it really doesn't provide us with much, if any, protection from identity theft. No penalty flag First, this law imposes absolutely no penalties on companies and governmental entities that don't protect our personally identifiable information. The law does provide the po...

Wireless carriers mislead consumers about USF reform

...d temporarily capping payments to wireless companies at the 2006 level. This action does not propose decreasing support already provided, but rather imposes limits similar to those under which regular wireline telephone companies, like TDS Telecom, have operated under for more than 10 years. Furious c...
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Supercoil

..., the two strands twist around the helical axis once every 10.4-10.5 base pairs of sequence. Adding or subtracting twists, as some enzymes can do, imposes strain. If a DNA segment... Supercoil is a specialty coil manufacturer. ... The Super Coil product line stretches to include the Original Wrist...

Relaxed DNA

..., the two strands twist around the helical axis once every 10.4-10.5 base pairs of sequence. Adding or subtracting twists, as some enzymes can do, imposes strain. If a DNA segment... ... twisting it about the other strand, to relax DNA to a thermodynamic equilibrium. Once DNA is relaxed...
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