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2013-02-28 08:28:20

EDINA, Minn., Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. ARKRAY Inc. announced today the FDA clearance of the Fully Automated Integrated Urine Analyzer AUTION HYBRID AU-4050. This latest addition to the U.S. ARKRAY Inc. urinalysis portfolio combines the proven ARKRAY urinalysis strip technology with fluorescent flow cytometry sediment analysis in one space-efficient unit (32"x 28") The attractive, compact size of the AUTION HYBRID AU-4050 does not compromise performance that laboratories of all...

2013-02-18 23:03:41

~ Evidence-Based Medicine Expands to Differential Diagnosis through Integration ~ IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) February 18, 2013 The growing relationship between two valuable resources that provide vital point-of-care information to healthcare providers has the potential to significantly impact the quality of patient care. The integration and a new reselling agreement between DynaMed, the premier evidence-based clinical information resource and Isabel Healthcare, which produces the highly...

Taking Music Lessons Early In Life Leads To Strong Brain Connections
2013-02-13 13:46:19

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Getting your child involved in a music program from an early age can help them develop stronger connections in their brain, according to a new study. Researchers reported in the Journal of Neuroscience children who start taking music lessons, such as a learning a recorder in kindergarten, before the age of seven have helped create stronger connections within the brain. The new study suggests musical training before this age...

2013-02-12 23:03:30

Full Service National Reference Laboratory, PAML, leader in its field, introduces blood test to aid in the early detection of lung cancer. (PRWEB) February 12, 2013 PAML (Pathology Associates Medical Laboratories, LLC) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Oncimmune® USA LLC to offer the EarlyCDT®-Lung test. EarlyCDT-Lung is an innovative blood test that aids in the risk assessment and the early detection of lung cancer. Lung cancer is the leading cause of...

2013-02-11 20:22:08

CHICAGO, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- February 14 is right around the corner, and no one wants to spend Valentine's day, or the day after, with a severe headache and some of its accompaniments - nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to light and sound. And you certainly don't want your gift to be the culprit in producing a headache. The National Headache Foundation is the premier educational and informational resource for individuals with headache, their families, physicians, allied...

2013-02-11 08:27:15

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nanomix Inc., (Nanomix), a leading nanotechnology company focused on development of next generation point of care diagnostic tests to enable earlier and more accurate testing in hospital and pre-hospital settings, announced today that it has initiated clinical testing in the U.S. to evaluate the Omega-3 Cardiac Panel. The panel quantitatively tests whole blood specimens for levels of cardiac troponin I (cTnI), myoglobin and H-FABP,...

2013-02-04 12:25:57

"From Protecting Public Health and Fighting Disease to Saving Health Care Dollars" -- Briefing Explores Policy Issues Surrounding Lab Testing To Take Place Noon, Feb 11, 2013 at Capitol Hill Visitors Center Media must RSVP by Noon ET, Feb 8, 2013 for Admittance WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The foundation for 70% of physician decision-making, clinical laboratory tests are one of the most critical elements in preventing chronic illness, curtailing...

2013-02-02 23:03:00

Joseph A. Ginarte, a lawyer who represents victims of medical negligence in New York and New Jersey, cites the findings of a recently released study by Johns Hopkins Medicine that estimates over 4,000 surgical ℠never events´ happen each year in U.S. operating rooms. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) February 02, 2013 Surgeons and other medical practitioners are making too many preventable errors in American hospitals that result in injuries and deaths, Joseph A. Ginarte, a medical malpractice...

2013-01-31 23:01:58

HealthCare 365 to be the first practice in Ontario to deploy innovative diagnosis decision support system from Isabel Healthcare. Healthcare 365 will use Isabel to broaden thier differential diagnosis in complex cases to speed time to diagnsosis and treatment. Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) January 31, 2013 Isabel Healthcare announced today that HealthCare 365 has deployed the Isabel diagnosis decision support tool to support efficient decision making from diagnosis through treatment. Isabel will be...

2013-01-25 10:14:31

Mobile device can easily be used in remote areas around the world Samuel K. Sia, associate professor of biomedical engineering at Columbia Engineering, has taken his innovative lab-on-a-chip and developed a way to not only check a patient's HIV status anywhere in the world with just a finger prick, but also synchronize the results automatically and instantaneously with central health-care records–10 times faster, the researchers say, than the benchtop ELISA, a broadly used diagnostic...


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Electrocardiography
2013-04-30 09:55:53

Electrocardiography, sometimes called ECG or EKG, is a measurement of the electrical activity of the heart as the linear process unfolds. With the use of electrodes that are attached to the skin, this non-invasive test can provide vast information as to the patient’s status. By leaving the electrodes attached, the patient’s status can be monitored over intervals of time and recorded on the device. This data can be sent electronically for consults about potential treatments without delay....

Auscultation
2012-11-18 19:26:05

Auscultation performed by a physician during a physical exam can give the physician clues whether the body is performing as it should or help pinpoint problems that may be occurring. Immediate auscultation was a procedure used to assist the physician with diagnosis and dates back to possibly Ancient Egypt. This is where no instrument is used and the sounds are heard with the ear being placed upon the patient. History Ascultation is based on a Latin verb auscultare, which means to listen....

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2010-09-24 17:35:29

The stethoscope is an acoustic medical device used for listening the internal sounds of the body. It can be used to listen to lung, heart, and intestines as well as blood flow in the arteries. With a sphygmomanometer it can be used to measure blood pressure. Along with listening to bodies a stethoscope might be employed to listen to automobiles to diagnose any damage as well as used to check scientific vacuum chambers for leaks. A phonendoscope is a stethoscope that intensifies sounds. In...

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