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2013-10-30 10:15:01

Identifying gaps in infection prevention practices may yield opportunities for improved patient safety, according to a survey published in the November issue of the American Journal of Infection Control, the official publication of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). Ascension Health, the nation's largest non-profit healthcare system with hospitals and related healthcare facilities in 23 states and the District of Columbia, conducted a...

2013-10-09 13:02:32

UBC-Vancouver Coastal Health research casts doubt on CCSVI theory A study led by Dr. Anthony Traboulsee of the University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health to see whether narrowing of the veins from the brain to the heart could be a cause of multiple sclerosis has found that the condition is just as prevalent in people without the disease. The results, published in the U.K. medical journal The Lancet, call into question a controversial theory that MS is associated with a...

2013-09-23 23:17:27

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Urological Catheters Industry. London (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Urological Catheters in Thousand Units and US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Dialysis Catheters (Hemodialysis, & Peritoneal), and Urinary Catheters (Foley, Intermittent, & External/Condom). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,...

2013-09-20 23:20:29

Dr. Kevin Sadati now provides his patients with a technologically advanced procedure designed to cure sinusitis. The balloon sinuplasty is now offered at his Newport Beach practice, where he services Orange County patients as the region's top ENT surgeon. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 As an expert ENT surgeon, Dr. Kevin Sadati recognizes how difficult it can be for a patient to manage sinusitis. While it can sometimes be treated with antibiotics, not all patients...


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Intravenous Therapy
2013-04-30 13:16:16

Intravenous therapy, commonly known as IV therapy, is known as the administration of a liquid substance directly into a vein. It is also known as drip therapy, because most often the liquid is suspended above the IV site by an infusion pump, and runs through a drip chamber, which prevents air from entering the line. IVs are the preferred method of drug administration in hospital settings because they are the fastest known route of getting medication to the body. Intravenous therapy can also...

Interventional Radiology
2013-03-04 16:18:42

Interventional radiology (IR) is a special sub-operation under general radiology. It is used to find, diagnose and treat a disease in almost every body system. The process of interventional radiology is very noninvasive to help with the recovery and outcome of the procedure. It utilizes x-rays, CT, ultrasound, MRI, and other modes of imaging in order to direct tools in the body as well as a variety of catheters, narrow tubes, so that incisions can be minimalized. How it is Performed...

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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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