Quantcast

Latest Medical algorithm Stories

2011-09-14 14:00:00

The ACLS Certification Institute has added an ACLS algorithms page to its website to assist medical professionals with ACLS exam preparation and training. The institute also recently added a separate ACLS resources page which displays detailed answers to popular Advanced Cardiac Life Support questions. Chapel Hill, NC (PRWEB) September 14, 2011 The ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) Certification Institute has launched an all-new free ACLS algorithms page to assist medical professionals...

2011-02-04 13:26:00

BALTIMORE, Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameritox®, the nation's leader in pain medication monitoring, made significant strides to advance its industry leadership position by strengthening the company's commitment to physicians and patients in the past twelve months. Through significant investments in clinical research and an expansion of its laboratory capabilities, Ameritox has reached several milestones - including the analysis of nearly 2.5 million patient samples...

2010-12-09 17:35:58

What algorithms should an air defense system work with? If there are more than ten targets, greedy algorithms work best. These findings are presented by Fredrik Johansson at the Informatics Research Centre, University of Skövde, Sweden. What algorithms should an air defense system work with? Particle swarm algorithms if there are ten targets to be hit. If there are more than ten targets, greedy algorithms work best. These findings are presented by researcher Fredrik Johansson at the...

2010-11-18 09:00:00

BURLINGTON, Mass., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that in the treatment of dyslipidemia, surveyed cardiologists and primary care physicians (PCPs) now perceive AstraZeneca's Crestor's ability to reduce mortality comparable to Pfizer's Lipitor. This finding has changed from Decision Resources' 2009 analysis in which surveyed cardiologists viewed Lipitor as significantly...

2010-10-26 10:58:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Justice, a membership-based organization dedicated to protecting physicians from meritless litigation, applauds Peter Orszag's comments recently in the New York Times regarding medical malpractice reform and the need for "broader use of evidence-based (patient care) guidelines." Medical Justice strongly supports evidence-based medicine and believes substantive tort reform needs to go beyond caps on pain and suffering. "To lower the risk...

2010-10-12 07:30:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Skyscape, a global leader in clinical decision support for mobile devices and wholly owned subsidiary of Physicians Interactive Holdings, and Massachusetts Medical Society today announced a strategic partnership to offer a mobile version of Journal Watch, a trusted source of medical surveillance information for physicians and other healthcare professionals (HCPs). Journal Watch is written by physician editors who survey the latest medical...

2010-09-30 07:00:00

BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that three quarters of surveyed endocrinologists and rheumatologists who are aware of Amgen/GlaxoSmithKline's Prolia anticipate prescribing the drug. However, according to Treatment Algorithms in Osteoporosis, while awareness of Prolia is good among specialists (94 percent of surveyed endocrinologists and 85 percent of...

2010-04-05 08:00:00

SKILLMAN, N.J., April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvaTec, a world-leading developer and marketer of innovative medical technologies for community and hospital care, today announced that its Solutions® Algorithms for Wound Care, an evidence-based wound assessment and treatment guideline has been re-accepted by the U.S. National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC).(1) Solutions® Algorithms for Wound Care was first accepted by the NGC in 2006 and remains the only...

2010-01-27 08:00:00

CARDIFF, Calif., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jedi Mind, Inc. (www.jedimindinc.com) (Pink Sheets: JEDM) announced today that Jedi Mind's Head of their Medical Division, Dr. Gordon Chiu commented on his new position with Jedi Mind, Inc. Earlier last year, on December 7th 2009, Jedi Mind, Inc. announced that Dr. Gordon Chiu would also join the company's advisory board. "Extensive independent tests were conducted to validate the possibility of going beyond video game based software and...

2009-08-12 08:39:00

WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that Merck/Schering-Plough's Zetia and Vytorin have lost substantial patient share in second- and third-line therapy since last year's analysis of the dyslipidemia drug market. This decline is most likely attributed to the publication of the ENHANCE trial which called into question the ability of these agents to improve...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'