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Parents Perceive Using Agave Nectar, Placebo Are Better Than Doing Nothing For Cough In Kids

Provided by The JAMA Network Journals Pasteurized agave nectar and placebo were both perceived to be better by parents for treating nighttime cough and the resulting sleep difficulty in infants and toddlers than doing nothing at all, according...

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2014-10-30 04:21:00

LUGANO, Switzerland, October 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In ROMANA 1, a pivotal Phase III study, anamorelin was shown to increase lean body mass and body weight, reduce fatigue and improve health-related quality of life in patients with advanced NSCLC cachexia. Helsinn Group, the Company focused on building quality cancer care, announces that anamorelin, its investigational novel once-daily ghrelin receptor agonist for the treatment of cancer anorexia-cachexia syndrome...

2014-10-29 08:35:03

Community expected to turn out in force to air concerns, learn how to mobilize to oppose dangerous changes to how patient care is delivered LEOMINSTER, Mass., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After months of trying to fight off dangerous cuts to both staff and patient care services at Leominster Hospital, the registered nurses working there, who are affiliated with the Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United (MNA/NNU) along with concerned community members...

2014-10-29 08:34:55

MIEC and HealthLoop have partnered in a groundbreaking study that aims to reduce the frequency of malpractice incidents by enhancing communication and continuity between surgeons and their patients. MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Subject to increasing time pressures and administrative burdens, doctors express widespread concern about the dwindling amount of time they have to communicate with their patients. Similarly, patients describe waiting on hold and...

2014-10-28 23:09:48

RnRMarketResearch.com adds Latest Report on “Global Non–Invasive Prenatal Testing Market, Test Volume & Forecast” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 The development of the non–invasive prenatal test (NIPT) has transformed the prenatal testing market. NIPT has the potential to drastically change how pregnancies are managed. Non–invasive prenatal genetic testing (NIPT) has been commercially available since 2011 and has been rapidly adopted in the US and in parts...

2014-10-28 08:33:21

PHILADELPHIA, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Multidisciplinary health system to utilize evidence-based, collaborative order sets solution Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today that University of Kentucky's UK HealthCare (UKHC), a health system with more than 80 specialized clinics throughout the state, has selected Elsevier's InOrder...

2014-10-27 23:07:23

Company Recognized for Advancements in Patient Safety PHILADELPHIA (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 ERT, a leading global solution provider for high-quality patient safety and efficacy endpoint data collection, today announced that it has been honored as a 2014 Innovation Award Recipient by the Philadelphia Business Journal. The awards program recognizes the region’s leading companies for their innovations in the fields of healthcare and life sciences. ERT was named the Highest Ranked Winner...

2014-10-27 23:04:50

3 Dynamic Keynote Speakers present the positive impacts of High Reliability and Resiliency on Patient Care at the 2014 CALNOC Conference. San Ramon, CA and San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 CALNOC, the nation’s first nurse quality indicators database, kicks off its Reliability & Resiliency: Dynamic Organizations for Dynamic Times Conference at the U.S. Grant Hotel in downtown San Diego. The CALNOC Conference brings together patient care experts in a dynamic exchange to advance...

2014-10-25 23:02:40

New name and brand identity reflects expanded vision and innovative approach to healthcare risk management and patient safety HARTFORD, CT (PRWEB) October 25, 2014 Medical Risk Management, LLC, a leading national provider of healthcare risk management and patient safety solutions, today announced that it has changed its name to MRM Group, LLC. The change embraces the commonly-used “MRM” acronym that has gained widespread recognition across the healthcare community, and creates a...

2014-10-24 16:26:03

Statement by Paul Gionfriddo, President and CEO ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Mental Health America joins America in mourning the loss of those killed in the tragic shooting in Marysville, Washington. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the victims and hope for the full recovery of those who were injured and everyone who is affected by this horrific event. "At this point, we do not know the motivation behind this tragic and senseless act....

2014-10-22 20:22:23

LONDON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent report, "Genetic Testing Market Outlook 2018", provides an in-depth analysis of the current and future genetic testing market. A comprehensive introduction of gene-based tests, their working principles and types are covered in this report. On account of our analysis of the past and present market trends; drivers; and existing strengths and challenges; forecast for genetic testing has been drawn, according to which, the market is likely to...


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