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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...

State Report Ranks LIJ as New York's Best for Heart Bypass Surgery, North Shore University Hospital Tops for Emergency Angioplasty Survival

New state reports also recognize performance of North Shore-LIJ surgeons Alan Hartman and Robert Palazzo, cardiologist Lawrence Ong NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y., July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LIJ Medical Center ranks as the best hospital in New York for heart bypass surgery, ac...

Central DuPage Hospital Ranks 35th in Orthopaedics in U.S. News Media Group's 2009-10 America's Best Hospitals

Third Consecutive Year CDH on Well-Known List WASHINGTON, July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Central DuPage Hospital (CDH) ranks 35th in Orthopaedics in U.S. News's 2009-10 publication of America's Best Hospitals, accessible online at www.usnews.com/besthospitals and on sal...

National Report Ranks Oklahoma as a Top State for Mental Health Services

OKLAHOMA CITY, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Over the past three years, Oklahoma has risen from a "D" to a "B" grade in the 2009 National Alliance on Mental Illness' Grading the States Report -- a state-by-state assessment of the nation's public mental health care syste...

First Brain Health lndex Ranks America's “Brain Smarts” Based on 21 Indicators: D.C. Ranks No. 1

life’sDHA Index of Brain HealthSM Asks and Answers: Does Your State Have the Healthiest Brains? Columbia, MD (Vocus) June 23, 2009 –- The first comprehensive state-by-state measure of the nation’s brain health provides new insights into just how &ldquo...

U.S. News & World Report Ranks Children's National Medical Center among Best Children's Hospitals

Children's National Medical Center (ChildrensNational.org) is once again ranked among America's best pediatric institutions by U.S. News & World Report. Children's National ranks among the elite of pediatric specialty care providers in the country in eight pediatric subspecialty areas. Ranked...

Governor's Unallotment Will Force More Minnesotans into Ranks of the Uninsured

AARP State Director Michele Kimball released this statement today about the Governor's budget unallotment announcement ST. PAUL, Minn., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by AARP State Director Michele Kimball: "AARP is disappointed in Governor Pawlenty's de...

CVS Caremark Ranks Among 50 Best Fertility- and Adoption-Friendly Workplaces in America

Conceive Magazine recognizes CVS Caremark's focus on family-building benefits for its employees WOONSOCKET, R.I., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS ) is proud to announce it has been named one of Conceive Magazine's 50 Best Companies in the country for offering superior famil...

ACSM American Fitness Index(TM) Ranks 50 Largest Metro Areas on Health and Community Fitness

Washington, D.C. Tops List of America's Fittest Cities SEATTLE, May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington, D.C., metro area is the fittest of America's 50 most populous metropolitan areas according to the American College of Sports Medicine's (ACSM) American Fitness Index(TM) (AFI). A...

UCSF Ranks Fifth in New "U.S News" Survey on Best Medical Schools

The UCSF School of Medicine ranks fifth among all medical schools in the nation in a new survey on ''America's Best Graduate Schools'' conducted by ''U.S. News & World Report.'' (Vocus) April 23, 2009 -- The UCSF School of Medicine ranks fifth among all medical scho...
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Project Zero Delay Accelerates Drug's Path to Clinical Trial

... Mallamaci, Steven Strand and Eileen Babcock. About M. D. Anderson The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston ranks as one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. M. D. Anderson is one of only 40 comp...

Popular Breast Cancer Drug Used with Certain Antidepressants Puts New Jersey Women at Risk

...ed 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. For more information...

USC Keck School of Medicine's Dr. Alan Epstein Receives Prestigious National Cancer Institute RAID Award for Breakthrough IL-2 Molecule Therapeutic

...its biomedical research enterprise and, in so doing, raising its profile as a premier medical school. At present, the Keck School of Medicine of USC ranks among the nation's top 25 percent of medical schools in federally sponsored research (Association of American Medical Colleges, 2003). Research progra...

Astrocytes Help Separate Man From Mouse

...edical Center receives more than $230 million in external research funding per year and the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry ranks in the top one-quarter of U.S. medical centers in federal research funding. The University's health care delivery network is anchored by Strong Memori...

Scientists Discover Why Teeth Form in a Single Row

...edical Center receives more than $230 million in external research funding per year and the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry ranks in the top one-quarter of U.S. medical centers in federal research funding. The University's health care delivery network is anchored by Strong Memori...

Report on 300 New Medicines in Development for Heart Disease and Stroke Released in Indianapolis

...n Indiana - hold particular relevance to Hoosiers because cardiovascular disease and stroke are the leading causes of death in the state. Indiana also ranks high for many factors that increase the risk of developing cardiovascular disease, including higher-than-national rates for smoking, high blood pressu...

Rendell Administration Announces Health Research Grants From Tobacco Settlement Funds

...nfections are caused by bacteria resistant to most, if not all, currently available drugs. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) ranks among the most prevalent causes of infections in hospitals. It is easily transmitted within the hospital and is now found in the community. Acinetoba...

Fort Worth Surgeon Chosen as Investigator in Clinical Trial for Weight-Loss Device

...ccording to the Centers for Disease Control, 60 percent of Americans are overweight and nearly 30 percent have a body mass index of 30 or above. Texas ranks as one of the top five "heaviest" states in the nation. "The investigational device could provide a much-anticipated opportunity for Americans in...

Pfizer Contributes Critical Data to URMC Drug Safety Initiative

...edical Center receives more than $230 million in external research funding per year and the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry ranks in the top one-quarter of U.S. medical centers in federal research funding. The University's health care delivery network is anchored by Strong Memori...

Nebulized Perforomist(TM) Inhalation Solution Provided Prolonged Bronchodilation and Increased Patient Satisfaction Compared to Albuterol/Ipratropium MDI

...en.com and http://www.perforomist.com . About Mylan Mylan Inc., which provides products to customers in more than 140 countries and territories, ranks among the leading diversified generic and specialty pharmaceutical companies in the world. The company maintains one of the industry's broadest - and ...
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Stripe S600

Description:... The Stripe S600 ranks among Zebra's most popular printers. With Zebra Stripe Series printers, you can count on consistent, reliable performance. The S600 features state-of-...
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Trachoma

...atis causes trachoma and also genital infections ... trachoma ... Trachoma , an infection of the eye caused by Chlamydia trachomatis, ranks ... Map used with permission from the International Trachoma Initiative (ITI) ... Trachoma — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatmen...

Rubinstein

... Anton Grigorevich Rubinstein was a Russian pianist, composer and conductor. As a pianist he was regarded as a rival of Franz Liszt, and he ranks amongst the great keyboard virtuosos. He also founded the Saint Petersburg... Arthur Rubinstein KBE was a Polish-born American pianist. He recei...

Organ

...de: "Integritas (Praeludium)", Andrew I. Fletcher; Prelude 19 August 2007 (camcorded in practice session) Wayne Burcham-G... 76, ranks as the largest concert hall organ in the United States. ... sits to play and control the organ . ... The majority of organ pipes are flute pipes....

Headache

...a symptom of a number of different conditions of the head and sometimes neck. Some of the causes are benign while others are medical emergencies. It ranks among the most common pain... Offers online resources for headache , the pain or discomfort in the head, scalp, or neck. Comprehensive reso...

Digitalis toxicity

...: The therapeutic properties of cardiac glycosides (eg, digoxin, a product of the foxglove plant) have been ... including digitalis toxicity ranks ... Overview: Native people in various parts of the world have used many plant ... Digitalis toxicity was well known in previous centuries, an...

Bleach

...each " (2004) … Bleach anime information, recommendations, screenshots, relations, and more! … In Bleach , you find many shinigami of different ranks with unique types of … Bleach Exile is your number one destination for all your Bleach direct downloads … Bleach Original Sound Track #3. B...

Alpha

...tility (price risk) of a mutual fund and compares its risk-adjusted ... Pursuing Alpha In A Well-Diversified IRA - This strategy is ... ranks and Profiles 4000 hedge funds according to consistent return and reward to risk ... The concept and focus on Alpha comes from an observation increas...
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New study ranks 'hotspots' of human impact on coastal areas

(Santa Barbara, Calif.) Coastal marine ecosystems are at risk worldwide as a result of human activities, according to scientists at UC Santa Barbara who have recently published a study in the Journal of Conservation Letters . The authors have performed the first integrated analysis of all coasta...

BP funds scholarship for University of Houston to help fill industry ranks

A $750,000 grant from one of the worlds largest energy companies, BP America, will help the University of Houston recruit and offer scholarships to students in engineering, sciences, mathematics and business. Spread out across three years, the BP Scholarship/Fellowship will be distributed to the...

$2 million grant aids study of lung cancer in people who never smoked

...cent of men and 20 percent of women for a total of 27,000 cases per year). "If you consider lung cancer in never-smokers as a separate category, it ranks as the seventh-most common cause of cancer deaths worldwide," Dr. Gazdar said. "Lung cancer among never-smokers is really an ignored disease, yet it i...

Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology increases impact, international reach

...the past five years, and the increase in its impact factor to 2.217 in 2008 ranks JVIR in the top half of 90 radiology, nuclear medicine and medical imaging ...ncy with which an average article in a journal is cited. Additionally, JVIR ranks in the top half of 56 journals in the field of peripheral arterial disease,...

Mount Sinai's Dr. Benjamin tenOever to be honored by White House

...g an innovative approach to medical education. With a faculty of more than 3,400 in 38 clinical and basic science departments and centers, Mount Sinai ranks among the top 20 medical schools in receipt of National Institute of Health (NIH) grants. For more information, please visit www.mountsinai.org. ...

Antibiotics take toll on beneficial microbes in gut

...versity of Michigan scientists have shown for the first time that two different types of antibiotics can cause moderate to wide-ranging changes in the ranks of these helpful guardians in the gut. In the case of one of the antibiotics, the armada of "good bacteria" did not recover its former diversity even ...

Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, June 2009

..., shows Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Amit Goyal ranks No. 1 worldwide in the total number of citations ...ield of high temperature superconductors research, ranks authors, institutions, and countries worldwide by ...er of papers and average citations per paper. ORNL ranks third world-wide in the total number of citations ...

Women faring well in hiring process for science faculty jobs at research universities

...men full professors were paid on average 8 percent less than their male counterparts, the report says. This difference in salary did not exist in the ranks of associate and assistant professors. CLIMATE AND INTERACTION WITH COLLEAGUES: Female faculty reported that they were less likely than men to e...

A big lesson from the reef

...ns of reef sharks on the Great Barrier Reef from over-fishing and his work is now helping to improve shark management in Queensland. Sean Connolly ranks in the top 1 per cent of the world's ecological scientists in terms of the number of times his work is cited by other researchers. He combines mathema...

New early detection studies of lung cancer in non-smokers launched today

...se in men and 50 percent of those in women are not attributable to smoking. "If you consider lung cancer in never smokers as a separate category, it ranks as the seventh most common cause of cancer deaths worldwide, even before cancers of the cervix, pancreas and prostate," commented Adi Gazdar, M.B.B.S....
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Millennium Ranks in the Top 10 Best Biopharma Employers in the World by Science Magazine

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company today announced it has been named among the best biopharmaceutical companies in the world, according to Science magazine's annual survey of Top Employers in the biotechnology, biopharmaceutical, pharmaceutical and...

Verathon Inc., Maker of BladderScan(R) and GlideScope(R), Ranks in Deloitte's 2008 Washington State Technology 'Fast 50' for 5th Time in Past 7 Years

BOTHELL, Wash., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Verathon Inc. is pleased to announce that it has once again been ranked in the prestigious Technology Fast 50 Program for Washington State, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in the area...

MicroTech Ranks No. 285 on Inc. Magazine's 2008 List of the 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America

VIENNA, Va., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine announced its 27th annual Inc. 500 ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the country. Federal Information Technology (IT) services provider, MicroTech, ranks No. 285 on the list, with three-year growth of 1078.5%. Th...

Ohio's Bioscience Industry Ranks Among Top in the Nation

Business Facilities Magazine Ranks Ohio 4th in Nation for Bioscience Strength COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Ohio ranks best in the Midwest and 4th in the nation for its strengths in the bioscience industry according to a new report released by Busines...

Manhattan Research Ranks the Top Pharmaceutical Branded Websites by Rx Request Rates

While Chantix and Cialis Lead, Many Heavily Advertised Brands Lag Behind NEW YORK, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Manhattan Research, a leader in syndicated research and marketing services for the health and pharmaceutical industry, today revealed the top pharmaceutical branded product websites ranked...

Ohio Ranks Best in the Midwest for Venture Capital Investment in Health Care Bioscience Industry

Strategic location and cross-collaboration throughout bioscience industry attracts investors COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report ranks Ohio best in the Midwest for venture capital investments in biotech innovation and business growth, according to the ...

Wisconsin ranks low in mid-year health care capital investment report

Cleveland, Ohio - A new report of health care sector venture capital shows Wisconsin near the bottom for investments in the first half of 2005, but its position could shoot up as the state's investment funds begin a new cycle. The report was compiled by BioEnterprise , a business formation a...

New guide ranks UW-Madison tops in research

Madison, Wis. - The University of Wisconsin-Madison has been named the nation's top research university in a new college guide that attempts to measure higher education's contributions to society. In September, Washington Monthly magazine debuted a college guide that emphasizes outcomes o...

UW-Madison MBA ranks 51st in U.S., from no ranking last year

The University of Wisconsin-Madison MBA program was ranked 51st in the nation, 80th in the world, and 19th among U.S. public university programs by the London Financial Times this week. It didn't make the list in 2005. These rankings are based on alumni careers and salary, diversity, and resea...

Aurora ranks among most wired systems

Milwaukee, Wis. - Consumers seeking increased connectivity with their healthcare providers hope that digital and Internet-based tools will help reduce medical errors and make services easier to access. Although the streamlining of clinical practices with secure, transferable medical data is evolv...

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Biology

...behavioral ecology and other fields. Classification of life The dominant classification system is called Linnaean taxonomy , which includes ranks and binomial nomenclature . How organisms are named is governed by international agreements such as the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature...

Carolus Linnaeus

... were divided into classes and they, in turn, into orders, families, genera (singular: genus), and species (singular: species). Since then a few other ranks have been added, most notably phyla (singular: phylum) or divisions between kingdoms and classes. Groups of organisms at any rank are now called taxa...

Cladistics

...groups advance from "lowly" grades to "advanced" grades, which can in turn lead to the error of teleology . Going further, some cladists argue that ranks for groups above species are too subjective to present any meaningful information, and so argue that they should be abandoned. Thus they have moved a...

Taxonomy

...ther than stated explicitly). Below this are the Domain , Kingdom , Phylum , Class , Order , Family , Genus , and Species , with various other ranks sometimes inserted. Some have argued that the human mind naturally organizes its knowledge of the world into such systems. This view is often based...
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Segregating

...race and gender has taken two forms. ... Thomas criticizes Arpaio on segregating illegal immigrants, Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas broke ranks with his closest political ally Thursday by ... 'Haredim to continue running buses segregating men, women'-News and commentary relating to events...

Cork cell

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