Government Organisation Proposes Strict Guidelines For SubStandard Medical Devices
The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) in India has decided to prepare a set of guidelines for uniform action against the manufacture// of not of standard quality (NSQ) medical devices, diagnostic reagents, diagnostic kits etc. The guidelines drawn out would prescribe the exact pro...
Presence of substandard drugs can pose concern for patients
German scientists have found out that the drug streptokinase used in many non-European countries //are not up to the standard, as the amount of streptokinase present in the preparation is really low.
The study, which had tested 16 different forms of streptokinase medications across the Europea...
Highmark Inc. Awards $14,000 to 28 Pennsylvania Nonprofit Organizations
... Work Camp traveling to Preston County,
W.V. each year to help rehabilitate
The Ladies Ancient Danette Kuzmanko, accoun...
New global subsidy for malaria medicines must ensure quality of care
...arials in order to save lives by making ACTs more affordable and to delay resistance to artemisinin derivatives by driving artemisinin monotherapy and substandard
antimalarials out of the market. The AMFm is hosted by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria, and 11 countries have been invited to...
Goal of good quality medicines advanced by new USP agreement with 9 ASEAN countries
...drug quality control laboratories; support for joint studies and scientist exchange programs; and mutual development of ways to combat counterfeit and substandard
Providence Service Corporation Makes Its Spring 2009 Presentation Publicly Available
The leaders of the dissident group, Avalon Correctional Services and Donald C. Smith, have a history of engaging in substandard
corporate governance practices that are diametrically contrary to how Providence approaches corporate governance and how we believe many of our in...
Managed Pharmacy Care: Great Resource for Pharmacists and You
...month through a secured FDIC insured fiduciary accounting system. RxPR1DE, LLC offers a Pricing Protection program whereby pharmacists are notified of substandard
drug pricing by a particular health plan.
MPC has supported the Medicaid Defense Fund (MDF) in stopping the State of California from initiating a...
Majority of doctors skeptical of organ transplantation practices in China
...anizations cite serious concerns about clandestine international brokers, surreptitious payment, coercion of organ donors (and/ or donor families) and substandard
medical and surgical practices that may lead to lower success rates and higher risk for transmission of infectious disease.
International ethical ...
Medical Tourism is Good Therapy for the Hotel Industry
..., so does the number of hospitals offering services. Unfortunately the inherent risk of choosing an institution that is merely looking to cash-in with substandard
"As with any industry there will be those looking to take advantage of naivety and label themselves as "the top"...
American Society of Anesthesiologists Recent Public Debate Comes to Dead End
March 31: Touche (The Fleche ):
American Society of Anesthesiologists - 2,211 Patient Deaths From Over Medication
'20th century practice substandard
for 21st century patient safety,' says Dr. Friedberg
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USP awards verified mark to Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Ltd. ingredients
...ceutical ingredients. Dr. Williams said that many of these ingredients seldom if ever receive inspections, even in advanced countries, and many may be substandard
or even counterfeit. While USPs effort is small, Williams noted that it represents a substantial commitment to work with manufacturers who wish to obt...
UGA study explains peaks and troughs of dengue epidemics
...ngue (Aedes aegypti, also known as the yellow fever mosquito) to expand its range. Population growth in developing nations is pushing more people into substandard
housing in mosquito-infested areas. And the ease of travel brings the virus to areas that were previously dengue-free when a mosquito bites an infecte...
A case of mistaken molecular identity
Chagas disease affects people living in regions of Latin America where insects carrying the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi thrive in crowded and substandard
housing. At night, the insects emerge and bite, transferring the Chagas parasite into a new host. Their victims are often children. After an acute in...
North & South American researchers find architectural abnormalities in T. cruzi ribosome
...anization. It is caused by a parasite called Trypanosoma cruzi, which is transmitted to humans by a blood-sucking bug usually found in poor areas with substandard
housing. An estimated 16 to 18 million people in Latin America are infected, and another 100 million are at risk. Some cases have spread through blood...
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Tiens Biotech Group (USA) Reports First Quarter Results
...educed since China's Administration of Quality Supervision,
Inspection and Quarantine ended in late 2008 its national campaign against
unsafe food and substandard
products, which began in August 2007.
For the first quarter of 2009, revenue in China was $2.7 million, a 55.1%
decrease from $6.1 million for ...
Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. Partners With Biomedical Synergies to Offer Advanced Tissue Tracking Solutions for Hospitals and Surgery Centers
... recall of only seven tissue products was over two months. This
example provides clear insight into how a manual tissue tracking system
contributes to substandard
patient care, increased facility liability,
inefficient clinical operations, lack of regulatory compliance and
diminished patient outcomes.
Tiens Biotech Group (USA) Reports Second Quarter and Six-Month Results
...ich announced an ongoing national campaign in China against unsafe food
products in August 2007. It is important to note that to
date, no problems ...SIQ announced an ongoing national campaign in China
against unsafe food and substandard
products. As a result of this campaign
by the AQSIQ, there has been a gener...
Tiens Biotech Group (USA) Reports Fourth Quarter and Twelve-Month Results
...ugust 2007 of an ongoing national campaign in China against unsafe food
products. As a result of this campaign by the AQSIQ, there
has been a gener...der the national campaign
in China to prevent the export of unsafe food and substandard
continued to lay the groundwork for both domestic and internat...
Not Just for the Rich: India's Private Health Care is Booming
...n India has deteriorated due to significant underfunding, the rising
middle class have been forced to turn to private institutions rather than
use the substandard
public medical services provided by the government. "Demand is being driven by the middle class, and facilities will need
to keep up," says Sana Sidd...
Technology isn't about technology
...he Soviet Union was built by a Wisconsin businessman. He reported astonishment at the conditions in which he had to work.
Lettuce and tomatoes were substandard
so he had to buy a farm to grow vegetables. The same was true of beef. Materials for building were in such short supply that they had to be brought in...
Craigslist exec strives to keep the Internet neutral
...s claim they have no plans to block competing Web content, and they note that they have every economic incentive not to anger their customer base with substandard
A presumably more net-neutral Congress has been elected, but Buckmaster, who worries about the competitive impacts of altering ...
DHC 2007: Barriers to electronic data exchange include the law
...to change providers or insurance carriers.
In these and other situations, quick access to patient records can be the difference between quality and substandard
care, and the electronic transmission of patient data is much faster - and more legible - than the transmission of paper records.
Given the lightin...
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...... Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County Maryland seeks to reduce substandard
housing by providing a hand-up rather than a handout to help families to re...e the ... Habitat for Humanity of Orange County is dedicated to ending substandard
housing and building strong communities in Orange County, California. ...