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2011-05-05 05:00:00

SAN DIEGO, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ridge Diagnostics, Inc., a neurodiagnostic company, announced that Lonna J. Williams, CEO will speak at the 6th Annual Neurotech Investing and Partnering Conference to be held in San Francisco, CA at the St. Regis Hotel on May 9th and 10th. Ms. Williams, a clinical diagnostics industry veteran, will participate on a panel entitled "Next Generation Psychiatry" lead by Dr. Manuel Lopez-Figueroa, Vice President, Bay City Capital. The panel will discuss...

2011-04-28 07:25:00

TORRANCE, Calif., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- There's a sea change sweeping across the country on how people treat themselves for motion sickness. No longer do they need to carry bottles of liquid and slow-acting pills on their travels, worrying about getting seasick or motion sickness in a car, plane or when watching a 3-D movie. Now, a novel solution is found in Zentrip, a new entry in the battle against motion-sickness, allowing people to easily avoid nausea and dizziness. Zentrip...

2011-04-21 05:00:00

NEW YORK, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- KellBenx, a biotechnology company focused on the development of non-invasive prenatal diagnosis (NIPD) of genetic and inherited disorders, announced today that it has secured an initial funding round of $2.5 million from four investors - three biotechnology venture capital groups and one angel investor. The round will finance a clinical trial and laboratory testing of a new, minimally invasive blood test designed to identify risks to pregnancy...

2011-04-07 07:00:00

AZUSA, Calif., April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDomics, LLC provides NextGen sequence-based DNA diagnostic testing to enable personalized medicine in the genomics era and is transforming diagnostic testing for mitochondrial diseases. MEDomics is proud to announce a growth capital investment from our partner, SpaGus Ventures LLC. This second capital infusion from SpaGus will be used by MEDomics to fuel the continued growth of the company's industry leading tests for mitochondrial disease...

2011-04-06 11:27:00

MUNICH and DANVILLE, Pa., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Definiens, the number one Health Image Intelligence(TM) company, and Cernostics, a life sciences firm specializing in advanced cancer diagnostics, today announced a partnership to develop a unique multiplexed assay tool for the diagnosis of cancer. Cernostics will apply Definiens' image analysis technology to develop new molecular diagnostic tests for the treatment of a variety of cancer types. Cernostics is using Definiens Tissue...

2011-04-05 06:00:00

SAN DIEGO, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ridge Diagnostics, Inc., a neurodiagnostic company, announced that the Scientific Program Committee of the American Psychiatric Association has accepted for presentation their scientific and clinical report entitled, "Assessment of a Biomarker Panel for Major Depressive Disorder in a Community Based Study". The presentation will be made by Dr. Perry Renshaw, Director of Magnetic Resonance, Utah Brain Institute, Professor of Psychiatry, University...

2011-03-16 10:46:00

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year over eight million people die of cancer worldwide. Patients' chances of survival vary widely: depending on the type of cancer involved, the stage at which it is diagnosed and the speed with which appropriate treatment is launched. Skyline Diagnostics B.V., a Dutch firm associated with the Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam, has developed a unique diagnostic test for patients with a particular form of blood cancer. The...

2011-03-09 00:00:27

Biomedical engineer-scientist offers in-depth information and illustrations about the iris. Congers, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) March 08, 2011 Dr. Roman Kushnirov puts the eyes"”specifically the iris"”under the other end of the microscope with the release of this informative and detailed presentation, Iridobiopower Diagnosis and Colourmusicreflexotherapy. This newly published book will indeed be a helpful material for any eye expert or iris specialist. Practical iridobiopower diagnosis...

2011-02-17 00:00:46

MEDomics is the DNA Diagnostic Partner for the Physician Providing Personalized Medicine Azusa, CA (PRWEB) February 16, 2011 MEDomics provides next generation (NextGen) sequence-based DNA diagnostic testing to enable personalized medicine in the genomics era, and is transforming diagnostic testing for mitochondrial diseases. The staff at MEDomics "live and breathe" mitochondrial medicine says Steve S. Sommer, MD, PhD, Founder, President and Senior Clinical Molecular Geneticists. After two...

2011-02-04 08:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Novo Nordisk announced today the availability of Coags Uncomplicated - the first mobile application (app) to assist in the diagnosis of bleeding disorders - created in partnership with Craig Kessler, MD, Professor of Medicine and Pathology and Director of the Coagulation Laboratory, Georgetown University Hospital, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center. Coags Uncomplicated features a Lab Value Analyzer that enables physicians to input test...


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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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