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2013-12-05 08:30:03

- Study findings published in Cancer Prevention Research underscore viability of simulation modeling to stratify patients by disease risk to better focus resources where most beneficial - SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Archimedes Inc., a healthcare modeling and analytics company, today announced results of a simulated clinical trial which found that the seven single-nucleotide polymorphisms (7SNP) genetic test for breast cancer was most cost effective when used to guide...

2013-06-28 23:20:55

Xtalks, in conjunction with Archimedes,Inc., presents an exciting new webinar for the government sector on data analytics and modeling to help make better decisions in healthcare. The session will be broadcast live on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 1:00pm Eastern Time, featuring keynote speaker Dr. Mark Roberts, Professor and Chair, Department of Health Policy and Management. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Optimal decision making in healthcare requires the ability to make accurate...

2013-02-27 16:25:12

PASADENA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients with diabetes who undergo total knee replacement surgery do not have increased risk of surgical complications compared to those patients without diabetes, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published today in The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. Researchers studied the electronic health records of more than 40,000 patients who had a first-time knee replacement from Jan. 1, 2001 through Dec. 31, 2009. Of the patients studied, 12.5...

2013-02-27 16:24:54

Kaiser Permanente's Archimedes, Inc. now powers a new mobile app intended to support millions of Americans at risk for cardiovascular disease. OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Archimedes IndiGO -- the physician and patient decision-support tool created by Archimedes, Inc. -- was chosen last summer as the risk-assessment engine for the new $100,000 mobile app challenge sponsored by the Office of the National Coordinator. As part of the U.S. Department of Health and...