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8/20/14 - 17 Ebola Suspects Caught
The Government of Liberia has announced that all 17 suspected Ebola patients who flew the looted isolation center in the densely populated slum of West Point have been located and quarantined at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital in Monrovia. Speaking Tuesday at the Information Ministry during a regular press briefing, Minister Lewis Brown said
8/20/14 - 17 Ebola suspects caught [New Dawn, The (Liberia)]
The Government of Liberia has announced that all 17 suspected Ebola patients who flew the looted isolation center in the densely populated slum of West Point have been located and quarantined at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital in Monrovia. Speaking Tuesday at the Information Ministry during a regular press briefing, Minister Lewis Brown said
8/20/14 - American Shared Hospital Services Posts Second Quarter Results [Health & Beauty Close - Up]
In an August 14 release, the Company noted that for the three months ended June 30, medical services revenue decreased to $3,379,000 compared to $4,583,000 for the second quarter of 2013. In addition to lower procedure volume at many of AMS' Gamma Knife sites and the sale of its Turkey operations effective May 31, the decrease in revenue was exacer
8/20/14 - China Hospital Development & Investment Worth RMB4.07 Trillion By 2017
China hospital industry has been developing quickly in recent years, thanks to the market demand stimulus and steady progress in health care reform. The number of Chinese hospitals grew at a CAGR of 6% in 2011-2013, higher than 2.26% in 2005-2010. The revenue of China hospital industry jumped at a CAGR of 23.6% in 2011-2013, and it is expected to m
8/20/14 - Committed to making changes, but a chance to see what hospital does well [Liverpool Echo (England)]
Alder Hey said it was committed to making changes to improve the hospital. Rick Turnock, acting medical director of Alder Hey, said: "The inspection process gave us an opportunity to reflect on what we are doing well, while also identifying where we can make improvements to our service. Louise Shepherd, chief executive of Alder Hey, thanked the CQC
8/20/14 - Cook Medical Reports First Patient Enrolled in Zilver PTX Drug Eluting Peripheral Stent Study [Health & Beauty Close - Up]
Cook Medical said that it has enrolled the first patient in the clinical study in China of its Zilver PTX Drug Eluting Peripheral Stent. Peng Liu, M.D., at the China-Japan Friendship Hospital in Beijing. "It's great to have enrolled the first case of Zilver PTX China clinical trial by our center," said Prof. Liu.
8/20/14 - Data breach affects Dukes Memorial Hospital [Pharos-Tribune, Logansport, Ind. :: ]
Aug. 19 PERU Dukes Memorial Hospital was one of nine Indiana hospitals affected by Monday's data breach at Community Health Systems. Community Health Systems which is not affiliated with Community Health Network, the Indianapolis- based healthcare provider which operates Community Howard Regional Health had its medical records breached Mond
8/20/14 - Data on Epilepsy Discussed by Researchers at National Hospital for Neurologogy and Neurosurgery (Lacosamide Serum Concentrations in Adult Patients...
Data on Epilepsy Discussed by Researchers at National Hospital for Neurologogy and Neurosurgery. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week Data detailed on Brain Diseases have been presented. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from National Hospital for Neurologogy and Neurosurgery, "An LCM AED therapeutic drug mon
8/20/14 - Ebola - Sawyer's Primary Contact Doctor Dies in Lagos
"With this unfortunate development, the total number of Ebola virus related deaths in Nigeria now stands at five. Adadevoh was said to have died at the isolation unit of the Mainland Hospital in Lagos. One of our correspondents learnt that Dr. Adadevoh, a renowned physician who worked at the First Consultants Hospital in Lagos where the late Sawyer
8/20/14 - Emergency Services At Coast GH Suspended As Joho Promises to Pay Staff's Salaries By Friday
Mombasa governor Ali Hassan Joho and other county leaders visits baby Islam Said, who was born with a blocked anal passage at the ICU at Coast General Hospital yesterday. Emergency services have been suspended at the Coast General Hospital as a result of the ongoing health workers strike. Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho who visited the hospital today,
8/20/14 - Findings on Acinetobacter baumannii Reported by Investigators at Tel Aviv University (Risk Factors and Outcomes for Patients with Bloodstream...
A retrospective matched case-control study was conducted to investigate the risk factors for BSI due to ABC in patients admitted to the Detroit Medical Center between January 2006 and April 2009. ". Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from Tel Aviv University, "The cases were patients with BSI due to ABC; the controls were patients
8/20/14 - Hospital plea for return of crutches ; AMNESTY [Bristol Evening Post (England)]
FORMER patients are being encouraged to return crutches they no longer need as part of an amnesty at Southmead Hospital. The North Bristol NHS Trust emergency department, which transferred from Frenchay Hospital in May, is urging people to seek out any crutches they may have at home and return them. Emergency department matron Juliette Hughes said:
8/20/14 - Investigators at China Medical University and Hospital Report Findings in Drug Resistance (Expression of CD147 and Lewis y antigen in ovarian cancer...
Investigators at China Medical University and Hospital Report Findings in Drug Resistance. According to news originating from Shenyang, People's Republic of China, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between the expression of CD147 and Lewis y antigen in epithelial ovarian carcin
8/20/14 - Investigators at University Hospital Discuss Findings in Withdrawal Syndrome (Assessing Alcohol Versus Baclofen Withdrawal Syndrome in Patients...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week A new study on Withdrawal Syndrome is now available. According to news reporting originating in Lille, France, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Baclofen is a F-aminobutyric acid B receptor agonist that is approved for spasticity. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research fro
8/20/14 - Kids at risk over wards nurse crisis [Mirror (UK)]
Alder Hey's wards are "not always adequately staffed" by nurses and its high dependency unit has a lack of senior doctors, the Care Quality Commission found. It sent in 41 inspectors to the Liverpool hospital in May and the next month returned unannounced. But Chief Inspector of Hospitals Prof Sir Mike Richards added: "We came across numerous examp
8/20/14 - Kids at risk over wards nurse crisis [Yorks Region] [Mirror (UK)]
Alder Hey's wards are "not always adequately staffed" by nurses and its high dependency unit has a lack of senior doctors, the Care Quality Commission found. It sent in 41 inspectors to the Liverpool hospital in May and the next month returned unannounced. But Chief Inspector of Hospitals Prof Sir Mike Richards added: "We came across numerous examp
8/20/14 - New Catheterization Study Findings Reported from Peoples Hospital (Influence of stent-assisted angioplasty on cognitive function and affective...
According to news reporting originating in Hangzhou, People's Republic of China, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "We aimed to investigate cognitive function and affective disorder in elderly patients with symptomatic verte-brobasilar artery stenosis after stent-assisted angioplasty and to explore the potential mechanism.
8/20/14 - New Chemotherapy Findings from Daini Hospital Reported [Hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy with cisplatin before radical local treatment of early...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week Investigators publish new report on Drugs and Therapies. According to news reporting originating from Niigata, Japan, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "It has not yet been determined whether hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy improves survival in patients with early hepatocellular
8/20/14 - New Epilepsy Findings from Research Hospital Reported (Panayiotopoulos syndrome: A case series from Turkey)
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week Research findings on Brain Diseases are discussed in a new report. According to news reporting originating in Ankara, Turkey, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "The aim of the study was to evaluate the demographic, clinical, and EEG characteristics of patients with Panayiotopoulos syndrom
8/20/14 - New Findings from University Medical Center in Melanomas Provides New Insights (Anti-tumor activity of human IgG1 anti-gp75 TA99 mAb against B16F10...
New Findings from University Medical Center in Melanomas Provides New Insights. According to news reporting out of Utrecht, Netherlands, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Patients suffering from advanced melanoma have a very poor prognosis. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from University Medical Center, "Immunotherapy of
8/20/14 - New Gastrointestinal Bleeding Study Results Reported from University of Glasgow (Upper gastrointestinal bleeding in hospital inpatients: the role of...
New Gastrointestinal Bleeding Study Results Reported from University of Glasgow. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week Investigators publish new report on Gastroenterology. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from the University of Glasgow, "This study compares two groups of patients with NVGIB: group I, inpatie
8/20/14 - Patients facing wait of three weeks to see GP [Herald, The (Scotland)]
PATIENTS are waiting three weeks to see a GP in some parts of Glasgow, it has emerged. Jackie Fox, from Ballornock, said patients from his area were resorting to casualty services because of delays to see their GP and said: "It is going to be very hard to break into the four-hour waits." Keith Redpath, Interim Chief Officer at NHSGGC, said: "Access
8/20/14 - PHCC to introduce CIS at Gharafa [Peninsula, The (Qatar)]
DOHA: The Primary Health Care Corporation is implementing the Clinical Information System in Al Gharafa Health Center after completing the first level in Al Daayen HC and Al Khor hospital, which included a new electronic system for patients' medical records to be viewed by physicians across every healthcare facility. Due to the fact that CIS is an
8/20/14 - Recent Studies from St. Vincent's University Hospital Add New Data to Psoriatic Arthritis (High Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome and of Insulin...
Recent Studies from St. Vincent's University Hospital Add New Data to Psoriatic Arthritis. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Immunotherapy Weekly Data detailed on Arthritis have been presented. The news correspondents obtained a quote from the research from St. Vincent's University Hospital, "All underwent detailed skin and rheumatologic...
8/20/14 - Report Summarizes Chemotherapy Study Findings from Leiden University Medical Center (Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease...
Report Summarizes Chemotherapy Study Findings from Leiden University Medical Center. According to news originating from Leiden, Netherlands, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Testicular cancer patients have an increased risk for cardiovascular disease, which might be related to the increased prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in this gr
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