Principal Post Graduate Medical Institute and LGH stressed doctors to sensitize public about preventive measures against diseases. He expressed these views during an awareness walk and symposium held in connection with the World Diabetes Day at Lahore General Hospital here on Saturday. Mohammad Aslam, Diabetes Specialist Dr.
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cardiovascular Week While nonsmoking patients hospitalized with coronary heart disease reported secondhand tobacco smoke exposure in the days before their hospital admission, only 17.3 percent of patients recalled a physician or nurse asking them about their SHS exposure despite evidence that SHS increases.
Aortica Corp. reported completion of its Series-A financing. Dr. Starnes is the Chief of Vascular and Endovascular surgery at the University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center and will also serve as the company's Chief Medical Officer. "Approximately 30-40 percent of patients diagnosed annually in the U.S. with moderate to severe AAA dise
Balfour Beatty Construction recently celebrated the opening of its latest project in conjunction with Neal Richards Group on behalf of Forest Park Medical Center. According to a release from the company, on November 3, Forest Park Medical Center Fort Worth officially opened to patients after conducting a grand opening ceremony the week prior attend
Nov. 23 Responding to a recent rash of complaints regarding patient safety, Boulder Community Health has assembled an interdepartmental committee tasked with examining how to better prevent the spread of communicable diseases in the waiting areas of the hospital's newly renovated east Boulder campus. According to Beth Reasoner, the hospital's dir
According to a release from the company, BeneVir's core technology was licensed from New York University and originally developed by Ian J. Mohr, Ph.D., NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Mohr will head BeneVir's Scientific Advisory Board. The SUP1 patent was licensed to BioVex as part of the patent portfolio protecting T-Vec, which is the only oncoly
CareView Communications reported the execution of a two-year hospital contract with Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center in Alamogordo, New Mexico. "This contract allows CareView to equip Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center with the latest technology to yield the highest level of patient care possible. We are confident that Gerald Champion.
A HEAVILY pregnant mum was caught having sex with her partner while she was waiting to have her baby induced. The couple were in a hospital bed in the maternity ward of St Michael's Hospital in Bristol. The hospital's policy is for frisky couples to put a "Do Not Disturb" sign on the door, The Sun reported.
St. Jude Medical reported a retrospective data analysis from the Champion clinical trial showing significant a reduction in 30- day hospital readmission rates for patients age 65 and older. According to a media release, the Champion trial looked at the safety and effectiveness of the CardioMEMS HF System for patients with New York Heart Association
Data on Blood Pressure Reported by Researchers at National Hospital Organization. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Hematology Week Fresh data on Blood Pressure are presented in a new report. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from National Hospital Organization, "We measured 24- h urinary salt excretion and blood press
Data on Pain Reported by Researchers at University Hospital. According to news reporting originating from Odense, Denmark, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "The primary objective was to determine the prevalence of neuropathic pain according to the new International Association for the Study of Pain grading system. Our news editors obtaine
Data on Parkinson's Disease Described by Researchers at Geneva Cantonal Hospital. According to news reporting out of Geneva, Switzerland, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Improvement of gait disorders following pedunculopontine nucleus area stimulation in patients with Parkinson's disease has previously been reported and led us to propose this.
Dr Martin McKechnie, chairman of the College of Emergency Medicine Scotland, and Professor Derek Bell, president of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, are both pressing for hospitals themselves to examine the pace at which they deal with patients. Dr McKechnie said the growing number of elderly patients with complex needs admitted to hos
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest NYU Langone Medical Center, and its affiliated physicians, has agreed to a new multi-year agreement with Empire BlueCross BlueShield to join Empire's Pathway and Pathway Enhanced Networks. With over 100 ambulatory sites, clinics and medical practices located throughout Manhattan,.
Findings from Charite University Hospital and School of Medicine Provide New Insights into Clinical Trials and Studies. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from the Charite University Hospital and School of Medicine, "In this randomized, double-blind, cross-over study, 24 patients with difficult-to-treat CSU took levocetirizine pl
Findings from Dijon University Hospital in Aneurysm Reported. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from Dijon University Hospital, "None of the patients had relevant past medical or family history. For more information on this research see: Spontaneous resolution of perforator aneurysms of the posterior circulation Report of 3 case
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cardiovascular Week Data detailed on Aortic Stenosis have been presented. According to news reporting originating from London, United Kingdom, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Transcatheter aortic valve implantation has become an alternative to surgery in higher risk patients with symptomatic aor
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cardiovascular Week Fresh data on Heart Diseases and Conditions are presented in a new report. According to news originating from Lubeck, Germany, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "This manuscript outlines the treatment of cardiogenic shock complicating acute myocardial infarction, focusing on new
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Mental Health Weekly Digest Current study results on Mental Health Research have been published. According to news reporting originating in West Haven, Connecticut, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Effective and safe pain management interventions in methadone maintenance treatment are needed.
Findings on Diabetes Reported by Investigators at Chinese People's Liberation Army General Hospital. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from Chinese People's Liberation Army General Hospital, "This study evaluated the effects of alagebrium, an AGE breaker, combined with nifedipine, a Ca2+ channel blocker, in a rat model of...
However Martinique, Guadeloupe and French Guiana all experience difficulties that are common to small economies, and these end up impacting the way traditional healthcare can be delivered. Residents of the more accessible main cities like Fort-de- France, the capital of Martinique, or Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe's capital, experience a standard of heal
In addition, the hospital will help people determine whether they qualify for Medicaid. "We want to help educate residents in an easy-to-understand way, as well as assist those who haven't yet signed up for health insurance or Medicaid, if qualified," said Rich Mutarelli, CEO of Munroe, in a news release. Heart of Florida, which provides medical a
In his principle questions, Mr Mohammed also wanted to know how the distribution of 155,925, 146, 179.06 issued by the Global Fund for HIV/Aids, malaria and tuberculosis was distributed and how the assistance has helped those affected by the diseases. Dr Kebwe said the assistance from Global Fund was spent in various interventions to control and tr
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cardiovascular Week Fresh data on Cardiology are presented in a new report. According to news originating from Jeonju, South Korea, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "It is well known that hyperglycemia is associated with poor outcomes in critically ill patients. Our news journalists obtained a quo
According to news reporting out of Shanghai, People's Republic of China, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "We investigated the clinical significance of GALNT4 expression in patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Enrolled in this study were 104 patients treated with curative nephrectomy at Zhongshan Hospital, Shanghai during 2004. ".