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2013-10-02 10:55:24

Body contouring surgery to remove excess skin improves long-term weight control in patients after gastric bypass surgery.

2013-09-25 23:20:20

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steerable needle removes blood clots
2013-08-09 09:45:06

A team of researchers from Vanderbilt University has developed a new ‘steerable needle’ that could be used to remove blood clots from within the brain.

2013-08-07 10:31:55

A new study reports that peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) do not reduce the risk of central line associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) in hospitalized patients.

2013-08-01 23:04:46

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2013-07-24 23:19:37

Access MediQuip identified which members were affected by the Class I recall to help protect patients nationwide. Lake Mary, FL (PRWEB) July 24, 2013

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Intravenous Therapy
2013-04-30 13:16:16

Intravenous therapy, commonly known as IV therapy, is known as the administration of a liquid substance directly into a vein. It is also known as drip therapy, because most often the liquid is suspended above the IV site by an infusion pump, and runs through a drip chamber, which prevents air from entering the line. IVs are the preferred method of drug administration in hospital settings because they are the fastest known route of getting medication to the body. Intravenous therapy can also...

Post Office Protocol, POP - POP3
2013-02-17 09:30:50

Image Credit: Photos.com In computer terms, Post Office Protocol (POP) is a protocol used by e-mail clients to retrieve e-mail from a server by a TCP/IP connection. Another e-mail retrieving protocol is Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP). Basically all modem e-mail clients and servers use and support both protocols. The POP protocol has several versions with POP3 as the current version. POP (POP1) was enacted in 1984, where users have an option to leave e-mail on a server after...

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Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.