More than 300 medical societies, government health agencies and advocacy organizations in 65 countries have come together to call on their health systems to require hospital-based risk assessments for venous thromboembolism, blood clots occurring in the leg and in the lungs. VTE is a leading cause of preventable death in hospitals worldwide ah
-Allegheny General Hospital, part of Allegheny Health Network, today announced that it will enroll patients in a clinical study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of an investigational vaccine for the prevention of primary symptomatic Clostridium difficile infection. With the emergence of difficult-to-manage strains of C. diff, CDI has become m
Release date- 12102015- Basel, Switzerland,- Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd. announced today that Health Canada has approved ZEVTERA for the treatment of patients 18 years of age and older with hospital-acquired pneumonia, excluding ventilator-associated pneumonia, and for the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia. David Veitch, Basilea's Chief...
RightPatient announced today that Bethesda Health has implemented RightPatient for its patient identity management system at its two not-for-profit hospitals Bethesda Hospital East and Bethesda Hospital West. Bethesda Health identified RightPatient as the ideal solution to raise patient safety standards, safeguard patients from medical...
A two-year-old boy who died of cholera on October 4 at Maragua Hospital in Murang'a county has been buried. As Elias Ng' ang'a was buried at his parents' home in Gathuuri village on Saturday, residents asked Gaichanjiru Catholic Hospital to compensate the two families. Gaichanjiru Catholic priest Rev Fr Mburu has denied the claims.
Hospital Authority Cluster Services Director Cheung Wai-lun said on Sunday that about 80 to 100 patients fell into this category in any given year. A voluntary opt-in system is also adopted across the United States, where the donor rate is much more favorable than in Hong Kong. The figure for Germany was 10.7, while for Hong Kong it was 5.4- a figu
Another patient of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever virus expired during treatment at hospital here on Tuesday, taking the death toll to 17 in the country. According to details, the patient stated to be hailing from Marriabad area of district Quetta was shifted to Fatima Jinnah Chest and General Hospital, Quetta on late Monday night after his condit
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News Physician Hospitals of America has awarded the 2015 PHA President's Award to the Honorable Sam Johnson, U.S. Congressman for the Third District of Texas, in appreciation of his exceptional dedication to ensuring patients' access to high-quality medical care; and for his service to both...
Release date- 12102015- Once again, UC Davis Medical Center has been selected as a Consumer Choice Award winner by National Research Corporation. 'The dedicated health-care teams at UC Davis Medical Center deserve the credit for ensuring our hospital is the destination of choice for care in our region,' said Ann Madden Rice, CEO of the medical cent
Three doctors at the Oregon state mental hospital or a judge, in a question of who knows best the Oregon Supreme Court ruled that a man accused of killing Rainier's police chief in 2011 can be forced to take anti-psychotic drugs. The high court ruled that Columbia County Circuit Judge Ted Grove has the power to order the Oregon State Hospital t
Data on Prostate Cancer Discussed by Researchers at Research Hospital. The news correspondents report that additional information may be obtained from G. Taverna, Dept. of Urology, Humanitas Clinical and Research Hospital, Rozzano, Milan, Italy. Additional authors for this research include F. Grizzi, P. Colombo, M. Seveso, G. Giusti, S. Proietti, G
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Findings from China Medical University and Hospital Provide New Insights into Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly Investigators publish new report on Oncology. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from China Medical University and Hospital, "Spinal palsy is a prognostic parameter in t
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News Investigators discuss new findings in Respiratory Tract Diseases and Conditions. According to news reporting from Beijing, People's Republic of China, by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, "A prospective observational study to investigate the distribution and antimicrobial resistan
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News Research findings on Oncology are discussed in a new report. According to news reporting originating from Hokkaido, Japan, by VerticalNews correspondents, research stated, "To investigate node-disease prevalence including micrometastases and its survival impact on bladder cancer patients.
Findings from Pusan National University Hospital Broaden Understanding of Cancer Research. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly Investigators publish new report on Cancer Research. For more information on this research see: Additional Prognostic Value of SUVmax Measured by F-18 FDG PET/CT over Biological Marker Expressions in...
Findings on Emergency Medicine Reported by Investigators at National Hospital Organization Osaka National Hospital. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News Researchers detail new data in Health and Medicine. Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from National Hospital Organization Osaka National Hospital, "We condu
Beds on wheels replaced cars for the day in the city as Premier Inn team members took to the streets for a bed push race to raise vital funds for the Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity. Just before the Tour of Britain race passed through, the Forest Recreation Ground in Nottingham was closed off as Premier Inn team members competed on
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Life Science Weekly GenomOncology and Hawai'i Pathologists' Laboratory announced that HPL has launched the state's first tumor DNA profiling tests based on next generation sequencing. "Offering cutting-edge tumor profiling tests to our patients at The Queen's Medical Center is an imperative in today's prac
The Pakistan Environment Protection Agency has made it clear that hospitals are inadequately disposing of their hazardous waste and burning it in the open. It has accused some high-profile names of blatantly violating almost every cleanliness rule. The Federal Government Tuberculosis Centre at Asghar Mall in Rawalpindi buries the sputum of patients
ST. MARYS Joint Township District Memorial Hospital and the Auglaize County Council on Aging is offering a Stroke/Brain Injury Support Group that will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the hospital's conference room 1.. Medicare check-up event coming to Allen County. Mary Taylor has announced that the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program, a
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News Data detailed on Eye Diseases and Conditions have been presented. According to news reporting originating from Dalian, People's Republic of China, by VerticalNews correspondents, research stated, "This study explored the clinical characteristics, diagnosis and treatments of primary blephar
First-line MSSA therapies are generally avoided in the 10% of patients reporting penicillin allergy, but most of these patients are not truly allergic. " Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from Massachusetts General Hospital, "We used a decision tree with sensitivity analyses to determine the optimal evaluation and treatment fo
According to Kalorama Information, the global market for clinical laboratory services will reach $102 billion by the end of 2015. Clinical laboratories are an essential part of the health industry, as it is estimated that approximately 80% of physicians' diagnoses are a result of laboratory tests. "In an effort to reduce health-related costs, ho
Noting that hospitals vowed to serve, Evans Kidero asked county health executive Bernard Muia to start the probe immediately. Alex Madaga, 37, died on October 9 at Kenyatta National Hospital after a speeding car knocked him down on Waiyaki way. The victim, who was bleeding in the brain, was referred to KNH for specialised treatment after he was tak