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10/24/14 - Antimicrobial use in hospitals appears to be common
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week A one-day prevalence survey of 183 hospitals found that approximately 50 percent of hospitalized patients included in the survey were receiving antimicrobial drugs, and that about half of these patients were receiving 2 or more antimicrobial drugs, according to a study in the October 8
10/24/14 - AP Top News at 9:40 p.m. EDT
NEW YORK A doctor who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, city officials said Thursday. He was rushed to Manhattan's Bellevue Hospital, a designated Ebola center, and was being treated in a specially built isolation ward. In recent weeks, he had been living at a homeless s
10/24/14 - AP Top News at 9:45 p.m. EDT
NEW YORK A doctor who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, city officials said Thursday. He was rushed to Manhattan's Bellevue Hospital, a designated Ebola center, and was being treated in a specially built isolation ward. In recent weeks, he had been living at a homeless s
10/24/14 - AP Top News at 9:50 p.m. EDT
NEW YORK An emergency room doctor who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, city officials said Thursday. He was rushed to Manhattan's Bellevue Hospital, a designated Ebola center, and was being treated in a specially built isolation ward. In recent weeks, he had been living
10/24/14 - Banner Desert earns recognition as a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Banner Desert Medical Center is pleased to announce it has earned recognition as an American Association of Gynecologic Laproscopists Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology? by AAGL and the Surgical Review Corporation. Banner Desert Medical Center joins three other hos
10/24/14 - Beirut hospital 'Ebola' case creates confusion [The Daily Star, Beirut, Lebanon]
Oct. 23 BEIRUT The patient who was said to have been showing symptoms of Ebola and reportedly tested at Beirut's Rafik Hariri University Hospital Thursday was never suspected to have been infected with the disease, a hospital official told The Daily Star, saying that hospital workers were conducting a drill. Earlier, a Health Ministry source sa
10/24/14 - Brainlab to Present at Novalis Circle symposium [Manufacturing Close - Up]
Brainlab said its technology will be presented at the Novalis Circle symposium. "We conducted a post-treatment review of seven patients with a diverse group of neurosurgeons," explained Isaac Yang, MD, Neurological Surgeon, Ronald Reagan, UCLA Medical Center. "The advent of Adaptive Hybrid Surgery helps us to both control a tumor and preserve fun
10/24/14 - Data on Pneumonia Detailed by Researchers at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (The Association between Age, Sex, and Hospital-Acquired...
Data on Pneumonia Detailed by Researchers at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Insurance Weekly News A new study on Lung Diseases and Conditions is now available. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, "Patients were stratif
10/24/14 - Doctor In New York Tests Positive For Ebola Preliminary Results [Eurasia Review]
A healthcare worker who recently returned from Ebola-stricken Guinea where he treated patients has been rushed to a New York City hospital with a fever and gastrointestinal symptoms. The federal Centers for Disease Control will conduct further tests to confirm the initial result. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio are expec
10/24/14 - Double Installation of EOS Systems in Australia
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week EOS imaging, the pioneer in 2 D/3D orthopedic medical imaging, announced the installation of the EOS imaging system in two prominent Australian medical facilities: the Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne, one of the largest pediatric hospitals in the country, and at Southern Radiology
10/24/14 - Findings from Carolinas Medical Center Update Understanding of Orthopedic Research (How Does Ankle-foot Orthosis Stiffness Affect Gait in Patients...
Findings from Carolinas Medical Center Update Understanding of Orthopedic Research. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Investigators publish new report on Health and Medicine. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from Carolinas Medical Center, "A new custom dynamic AFO, the Intrepid Dynamic Exoskeletal
10/24/14 - Findings from Johns Hopkins University Provides New Data on Health-System Pharmacy (Development and implementation of a postdischarge home-based...
Findings from Johns Hopkins University Provides New Data on Health-System Pharmacy. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Drug Week Fresh data on Drugs and Therapies are presented in a new report. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from Johns Hopkins University, "Eligible patients were identified during their hospital admissi
10/24/14 - Findings from Soroka University Medical Center in DNA Research Provides New Insights (Admission cell free DNA as a prognostic factor in burns:...
Findings from Soroka University Medical Center in DNA Research Provides New Insights. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Investigators discuss new findings in DNA Research. Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from Soroka University Medical Center, "We have developed a rapid direct fluorescent assay for c
10/24/14 - Findings from Texas Technical University Update Understanding of Urology (Epididymitis: A 21-Year Retrospective Review of Presentations to an...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week A new study on Urology is now available. We retrospectively reviewed all pediatric patients diagnosed with epididymitis or epididymo-orchitis either clinically or with the aid of scrotal ultrasound at Primary Children's Medical Center from 1992 through 2012. ". The news reporters obtai
10/24/14 - Findings from University of Melbourne Broadens Understanding of Telangiectasia (Hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia, an Australian cohort:...
Findings from University of Melbourne Broadens Understanding of Telangiectasia. According to news originating from Melbourne, Australia, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "The present study aims to describe the phenotypic features of patients with hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia seen at Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia,
10/24/14 - Findings from University of Pennsylvania Hospital in the Area of Orthopedic Research Reported (What Are the Economic Consequences of Unplanned...
Findings from University of Pennsylvania Hospital in the Area of Orthopedic Research Reported. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from the University of Pennsylvania Hospital, "What are the median profits and contribution margins of: Medicare- reimbursed TKA, 30- day TKA readmission, and entire episode of care for readmitted TK
10/24/14 - Findings in the Area of Nephrectomy Reported from Case Western Reserve University (30-Day Hospital Readmission after Robotic Partial Nephrectomyd-Are...
Findings in the Area of Nephrectomy Reported from Case Western Reserve University. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Insurance Weekly News Data detailed on Urologic Surgery have been presented. Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from Case Western Reserve University, "From March 2006 to March 2013 a total of 627 patients und
10/24/14 - Findings on Infection Control and Epidemiology Discussed by Investigators at University of Missouri (Multidrug-Resistant Organism Infections in US...
Findings on Infection Control and Epidemiology Discussed by Investigators at University of Missouri. According to news reporting originating in Columbia, Missouri, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "To understand the prevalence of multidrug-resistant organism infections among nursing home residents and the potential for their spread between..
10/24/14 - Hospitalized patients don't wash their hands enough, study finds
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Hospital visitors and staff are greeted with hand sanitizer dispensers in the lobby, by the elevators and outside rooms as reminders to wash their hands to stop infections, but just how clean are patients' hands? A study led by McMaster University researcher Dr. "This is important bec
10/24/14 - Investigators at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Describe Findings in Quality of Care (Patient care transitions from the emergency department to...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Investigators publish new report on Health and Medicine. According to news reporting originating in Boston, Massachusetts, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "To evaluate the impact of a new electronic handoff tool for emergency department to medicine ward patient transfers over a
10/24/14 - Investigators at Ghent University Detail Findings in Family Medicine (The Family Physician's Perceived Role in Preventing and Guiding Hospital...
According to news reporting from Ghent, Belgium, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Family physicians play a pivotal role in providing end-of-life care and in enabling terminally ill patients to die in familiar surroundings. The news correspondents obtained a quote from the research from Ghent University, "Five focus groups were held with fam
10/24/14 - Investigators from Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Release New Data on Squamous Cell Carcinoma (Human papillomavirus 16/18 E7 viral loads predict...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Genomics& Genetics Weekly Investigators publish new report on Oncology. According to news originating from Taoyuan, Taiwan, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Human papillomaviruses seem to be related to distant metastasis in advanced oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma patients. Our news journalis
10/24/14 - Mission Hospital resumes surgeries [Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot, Costa Mesa, Calif.]
Three patients at Mission Hospital Mission Viejo and a fourth at an off-site location developed infections in May and June, prompting hospital officials to temporarily stop elective procedures at both facilities, said Susan Cole, communications director for Mission Hospital. The hospital brought in outside healthcare experts to analyze the facility
10/24/14 - New Dentistry Findings Reported from Boston Medical Center (Effects of Cuts in Medicaid on Dental-Related Visits and Costs at a Safety-Net Hospital)
According to news reporting from Boston, Massachusetts, by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, "We used data from Boston Medical Center, Massachusetts, to determine whether dental-related emergency department visits and costs increased when Medicaid coverage for adult dental care was reduced in July 2010.". For more information on this resea
10/24/14 - New Findings from Brigham and Women's Hospital in Rheumatic Disorders Provides New Insights (Is There Subclinical Synovitis in Patients with...
New Findings from Brigham and Women's Hospital in Rheumatic Disorders Provides New Insights. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Current study results on Rheumatic Disorders have been published. Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from Brigham and Women's Hospital, "Clinical, demographic, serological, and
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