New survey report: Primary care emphasis included in workplace wellness programs
Study shows increase in incentives to keep employees healthy, from average of $204 in 2008 to $329 in 2009
Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 29, 2009 -- As politicians and policymakers debate how to structure and pay for clinical prevention and chronic disease services within...
Health Affairs Report On Mass. Mandatory Insurance Law Confirms: Strong Public Option Must Be Included in National Health Reform
WASHINGTON, May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study released today in Health Affairs finds that a Massachusetts law requiring all to show proof of health insurance has resulted in higher costs. This predictable result confirms that President Obama's promised "public option" to private insuranc...
Greenway Medical Technologies' EHR and Interoperability Solution To Be Included as Part of Detroit Medical Center's Health IT Infrastructure
Detroit Medical Center Adds Greenway's EHR Solution to its Portfolio of Strategic Offerings for its 3,000 Affiliated Physicians
CARROLLTON, Ga., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Greenway Medical Technologies, a leading provider of an integrated electronic health record (EHR), practice management and i...
Trust for America's Health Welcomes Investment in Prevention and Preparedness Included in U.S. House Stimulus Package
WASHINGTON, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trust for America's Health (TFAH) welcomed the announcement by the House Appropriations Committee that the Economic Recovery and Reinvestment Act will include needed investments to improve public health and prevention in the U.S.
The House plan ...
AVMA: Veterinarians Need to Be Included in Proposition 2 Implementation
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Veterinary
Medical Association (AVMA) thanks the citizens of California for taking the
time to consider and vote on Proposition 2. Now that it's passed, extra
care -- and the advice of veterinarians and animal welfare scientists --
must be ...
Elderly fare better when included in decisions on treatment trade-offs
Halting a medication that treats one ailment because it may worsen another is a treatment trade-off decision that elderly patients with multiple medical conditions would rather take part in, researchers at Yale School of Medicine report in a study published in the Journal of the American Geriatri...
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Agendia's Breast Cancer Recurrence Test MammaPrint Included in International St. Gallen Expert Consensus Recommendations
HUNTINGTON BEACH, California and AMSTERDAM, June 23 /PRNewswire/ --
Agendia, a world leader in molecular cancer diagnostics, today announced the
inclusion of its breast cancer recurrence test MammaPrint in St. Gallen's
2009 International Expert Consensus on the primary therapy of early breast
Agendia's MammaPrint(R) Included in 2008 Dutch Institute for Healthcare Improvement CBO Guidelines
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., and AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 18
/PRNewswire/ -- Agendia, a world leader in molecular cancer diagnostics,
today announced that its signature breast cancer tumor recurrence test,
MammaPrint(R), has been included
in the updated 2008 guidelines of The
PARI's eFlow Included in Gilead's NDA Submission for Aztreonam Lysine for Inhalation
MONTEREY, Calif., Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- PARI Pharma's eFlow
electronic nebulizer was included
in Gilead's (Nasdaq: GILD ) recent New
Drug Application (NDA) submittal to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
(FDA) for marketing approval of aztreonam lysine for inhalation (75 mg
three times d...
Regular Yoga Practice Is Associated With Mindful Eating
...s nutrition and medical practitioners to consider the broad scope of behavior involved in healthy eating," she said.
Other authors on the paper included
Denise Benitez, owner of Seattle Yoga Arts; Alyson Littman, Ph.D., an epidemiologist at the UW School of Public Health and Department of Veterans Affa...
Vectibix(R) in Combination With Chemotherapy Significantly Improved Progression-Free Survival in First-Line Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
...inage were reported.
Infusion Reactions: Severe infusion reactions occurred in approximately 1 percent of patients. Severe infusion reactions included
anaphylactic reactions, bronchospasm, and hypotension. Although not reported with Vectibix, fatal infusion reactions have occurred with other monoclon...
Isis Reports Strong Financial Results and Highlights for Second Quarter of 2009
...ared to 2008. Also, Ibis' revenue and expense are included
in Isis' 2008 financial results as discontinued operations and are not included
in Isis' 2009 financial results. In addition, Isi... the three and six months ended June 30, 2008 only included
one month of amortization of the $175 million lice...
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Clinical Neurology 2007
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Portable Drug Companion Pharmacology Suite
Description:...ose from over 5,500 entries, with overdose management, Canadian drug names, OTC and herbal remedies. This "Mini-Suite" of drug references and tools is included
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Anti-HCV Low Titer Performance Panel
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Computers in Medicine and Health Care
...ps and volumes of data too impossible to manage without the aid of computers. Many scientific computer programs serve the entire population. The links included
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...intention or treating, curing or restoring function or structure), including the large group or surgical procedures. Rehabilitation procedures are included
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...tancy by abstaining from curative treatment. A Swedish study found that the willingness to do this kind of trade-off varied considerably among the men included
in the study.  While six out of ten were willing to consider a trade-off between life expectancy and intact sexual function, given the present know...
...had been counseled in the past that they would receive standardized treatments and had limited options before their "condition" arrived. These options included
removal of the organs that may give rise to cancer. Recent medical research indicates that medications, lifestyle changes and increased screening can ...
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Macadamia nuts can be included in heart healthy diet
Macadamia nuts included
in a heart healthy diet reduced low-density cholesterol (bad cholesterol) and should be included
among nuts with qualified health claims, according to researchers.
"We looked at macadamia nuts because they are not currently included
in the health claim for tree nuts, whi...
Advances in lung cancer research announced at conference
...in metastasis, so that informed therapeutic trials can be undertaken, could enable a paradigmatic shift in treating these patients."
The study team included
researchers from: TGen; the Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare's Scottsdale Clinical Research Institute; Scottsdale Medical Imag...
AGU journal highlights -- Aug. 6, 2009
...al. Both are produced in the ocean by microbial activity. Although more than 30 years old, assessments of the rate of methane emitted by the ocean are included
in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) recent reports and are used as inputs into climate forecasts. However, a new study finds tha...
Wastewater produces electricity and desalinates water
...aining an electrode. Naturally occurring bacteria in the wastewater consume the organic material and produce electricity.
The researchers, who also included
Xiaoxin Cao, Xia Huang, Peng Liang, Kang Xiao, Yinjun Zhou and Xiaoyuan Zhang, at Tsinghua University, Beijing, changed the microbial fuel cell by add...
Climate-caused biodiversity booms and busts in ancient plants and mammals
...ating from other areas. The period the researchers studied, called the Early Eocene Climatic Optimum (EECO), began about three million years later and included
a long-term temperature increase coupled with a long-term rise in diversity.
During that time, as mean annual temperature warmed from about 60 deg...
Lead-based consumer paint remains a global public health threat
... enamel paint samples of various colors and brands from 12 countries in Africa, Asia and South Americawith a minimum of 10 samples from most countries included
in analysis. His goal was to determine the amount of lead and how it compares to U.S. standards. His team also analyzed the consumer cost of leaded an...
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Lumidigm Biometric Sensor Included in Popular Science Best of What's New for 2008 : Venus Series Fingerprint Sensor Called a Breakthrough Product by the World's Largest Science and Technology Magazine
Lumidigm, Inc. is proud to announce that its Venus Series Fingerprint Sensor is one of 100 technologies and products recognized by Popular Science as the Best of What’s New™ for 2008. The Venus product is the first high-volume multispectral imaging biometric sensor available on the ma...
BioMarin Corrects Information Included in Bloomberg Article
NOVATO, Calif., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BioMarin
Pharmaceutical Inc. (Nasdaq: BMRN ) announced today several corrections to
an article released by Bloomberg this morning. The article was based on a
telephone interview with Jean-Jacques Bienaime, Chief Executive Officer of
Firstlogic Software to be Included in Oracles Warehouse Builder
La Crosse, Wis. -- Firstlogic Inc. , a data quality solutions provider, announced today Oracle Corp. approved technology from Firstlogics Information Quality Suite to work with Oracle Warehouse Builder.
Oracle Warehouse Builder is a business intelligence integration design tool that manages d...
KV Pharmaceutical Announces Stockholder Action to Amend By-Laws is Invalid
...al ownership of the Company's Class B Common Stock. Such Reporting Persons included
Marc S. Hermelin, the Company's former chief executive officer and a curren...ry Note Regarding Forward-looking Statements" and the risk factors that are included
under the heading "Item 1A--Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report on...
Novavax Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... of Spain ("ROVI").
Specific accomplishments since the first quarter included
Completed subject enrollment in the second Phas...rter of 2009, the company recorded a $0.5 million unrealized gain, which is included
in other comprehensive income related to the recovery of fair value for fou...
Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... and diluted share for the same period in 2008. Second quarter 2009 results included
non-cash charges relating to stock-based compensation in the amount of $64,...hare, for the same period in 2008. Results for the first six months of 2009 included
non-cash charges relating to stock-based compensation in the amount of $206...
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LIGHT DIAGNOSTICS™ CMV pp65 Dextran Leukocyte Separation Kit, included in kit #3247 from CHEMICON
Description: The Light Diagnostics Cytomegalovirus (CMV) pp65 Antigenemia Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA) is intended for the qualitative identification of lower matrix protein pp65 of CMV in isolated peripheral blood leukocytes. Kit Components: Erythrocyte Lysis Buffer - (Catalog No. 5122) One bottle conta...
Mouse Anti-Bovine Complex IV Monoclonal Antibody, Unconjugated, Clone 31E91B82G9 from MitoScience LLC
Description:... 100 g monoclonal antibody which can immunocapture ~10 g of Complex IV from heart mitochondria. Also included
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Mouse Anti-Bovine Complex V (F1F0 ATP Synthase) Heart Mitochondria Monoclonal Antibody, Unconjugated, Clone 12F4AD8AF8 from MitoScience LLC
Description:... 100 g monoclonal antibody which can immunocapture up to 50 g of Complex V from heart mitochondria. Also included
are 2 mg of bovine heart mitochondria for control immunocapture. The Complex V immunocapture kit allows isolation of the ATP synthase complex (E.C. 3....
Anti-Echovirus LIGHT DIAGNOSTICS Antibody, Unconjugated from CHEMICON
Description:... LIGHT DIAGNOSTICS Echovirus Blend Reagent, ~50 tests, included
in kit #3340 & #3365...
MasterAmp 2X PCR PreMix F without (NH4)2SO4 from EPICENTRE Biotechnologies
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SlowFade Light Antifade Kit from Molecular Probes (Invitrogen)
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Alfred Russel Wallace
...n Society of London on 1 July 1858 , highlighting Darwin's priority.
Wallace accepted the arrangement after the fact, grateful that he had been included
at all. Darwin's social and scientific status was at that time far greater than Wallace's, and it was potentially unlikely that Wallace's views on evo...
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Traditionally the cyanobacteria have been included
among the algae, referred to as the cyanophytes or Blue-green Algae , though some recent treatises on algae specifically exclude them. Cyanobacter...
... originally considered some of the most primitive Bilateria, but it now appears they developed from more complex ancestors. A number of parasites are included
in this group, such as the flukes and tapeworms . Flatworms lack a coelom, as do their closest relatives, the microscopic Gastrotricha .
... they are not enzymes .
Unlike previous treatments for infections, which included
poisons such as strychnine , antibiotics were labelled "magic bullets": d...tance .
In the United States, a vast quantity of antibiotics is routinely included
as low doses in the diet of healthy farm animals, as this practice has been...
Mollicutes - bacteria with no second membrane or wall, giving them Gram-negative stains
The archeabacteria were originally included
as the Mendosicutes. As given, these phyla are no longer believed to represent monophyletic groups. The Gracilicutes have been divided into many dif...
...appearance as a scientific discipline. The studies included
under the umbrella of biophysics range from sequen... neural networks . In the recent past, biophysics included
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T7 RNA Polymerase
... T7 RNA Polymerase . may also be used to generate capped mRNA for. expression ... 10X T7 RNA Polymerase Transcription Buffer (PN 71100, included
with the enzyme) ... ...
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... Casio CZ synthesizers (the CZ-5000 included
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...ain, using a rest room, attending school, going to the movies, or in the rental or... Racial segregation in the United States, as a general term, included
the racial segregation of facilities, services, and opportunities such as housing, medical care, education, employment, and transportation along rac...