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2014-12-15 12:25:50

Studies show NBI visualizes Non-Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC) lesions in additional 17 percent of patients and 24 percent additional tumors - a turning point for identifying the costly, recurrent

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2014-12-12 14:40:05

Low-quality sleep caused by sleep apnea can have all kinds of negative health effects, and a new study has found a connection between sleep apnea and biomarkers for dementia.

2014-12-11 16:24:35

New Funding From US and UK Will Facilitate "Clinical Test of Concept" NEW YORK, Dec.

2014-12-10 23:04:11

The medical world is excited about the potential that stem cells have demonstrated in aiding the recovery of patients who have suffered a heart attack.

2014-12-10 00:21:07

Advocates Now Call on Congress and White House to Ensure Enactment of Critical Alzheimer's Legislation in the Bill WASHINGTON, Dec.

2014-12-05 23:01:29

Calls to the Kentucky and Southern Indiana Alzheimer's Association 24/7 hotline, 800-272-3900, rise during the holidays as people reconnect with loves ones who may exhibit cognitive behavior

2014-12-05 23:00:24

RnRMarketResearch.com adds Dementia - Pipeline Review, H2 2014 to its store.

2014-12-04 12:27:27

Study shows greatest cost linked to people with depression, COPD, coronary artery disease and dementia ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Dec.


Latest Aging-associated diseases Reference Libraries

Coronary Angiography
2013-07-29 11:05:01

A coronary angiography, also known as a coronary catheterization, is a procedure that gives both visual and tactical access to coronary circulation and blood filled chambers of the heart for both diagnostic and interventional purposes. It is one of many diagnostic tests used in cardiology. More specifically, coronary catheterization recognizes occlusion, stenosis, thrombosis or aneurismal enlargement of the walls of the coronary arteries; heart chamber size; heart muscle contraction...

Cardiac Stress Test
2012-11-18 19:30:13

The cardiac stress test is a diagnostic test used in Cardiac pathology for the purpose of patient diagnosis. It measures the heart’s function while placing a heavier workload on the heart. The cardiologist cannot be at the patient’s side while at work, under stress, during a workout or pushed to the limit so this test mimics those activities in a controlled setting. How it is Performed The stress is created by increasing the workload on the cardiac system. This can be accomplished by...

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Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.