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2014-06-09 12:30:29

LONDON, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: US Orthopedic Soft Tissue and Sports Medicine Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/orthopaedic/us_orthopedic_soft_tissue_sports_medicine_market.html In 2012, the U.S. market for orthopedic soft tissue repair exceeded $1.5 billion.The orthopedic soft tissue repair market in the U.S. consists of anterior and posterior cruciate ligament(ACL/PCL) reconstruction and...

2014-06-08 08:20:50

ALLENTOWN, Pa., June 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Less than a week after both the acclaimed Coordinated Health Athlete of the Year celebration of high-school athletes and Coordinated Health UCI Keirin Cup cycling competition, specialized hospital network Coordinated Health today announced it will continue to expand its commitment and service to local sports. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140608/PH44536 The news is being underscored at this evening's Lehigh Valley IronPigs' home...

2014-06-06 23:10:18

The Steadman Philippon Research Institute welcomes Darius Rucker back for his fourth performance at “Rock the Research” - tickets are available now at RockTheResearch.com. Vail, Colorado (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Grammy Award-winning artist Darius Rucker will return for his fourth annual summer fundraising concert benefitting the Steadman Philippon Research Institute (SPRI). “Rock the Research” is scheduled for Monday, July 14 at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail, Colorado....

2014-06-03 08:34:12

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS) today announced it will participate in the 2014 Wells Fargo Securities Healthcare Conference in Boston on June 17-18, 2014. HealthSouth President and Chief Executive Officer, Jay Grinney, will participate in a fireside chat presentation on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 10:40 a.m. ET. The presentation will be webcast live and will be available at http://investor.healthsouth.com by clicking on an available...

2014-06-02 16:26:54

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS), the nation's largest owner and operator of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, today reported it has acquired an additional equity interest in Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts from its joint venture partner, UMass Memorial Health Care. This transaction increases HealthSouth's ownership interest from 50% to 80% and results in a change in accounting for this hospital from the...

2014-05-29 23:14:43

Athletic Trainers (ATs) from across New York State descended upon the Capital building in Albany for the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association’s (NYSATA) annual lobby day on Wednesday, May 21st. For those who have attended before the purpose and strategy were the same; but with two bills firmly placed in the legislature to update ATs’ Practice Act, this years meetings took on more significant meaning. Albany, NY (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 It’s been over a year since bills A6678...

2014-05-29 20:22:19

WASHINGTON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) joined some of the nation's leading sports officials and medical experts, parents and young athletes for the first White House Healthy Kids and Safe Sports Concussion Summit. NOCSAE is an independent and nonprofit standard-setting body with the sole mission to enhance athletic safety through scientific research and the creation of performance standards for protective...

2014-05-29 20:22:01

President Obama announces game-changing gift at White House summit on youth and sports LOS ANGELES, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Philanthropist Steve Tisch, co-owner of the New York Giants and an Academy Award-winning film producer, has pledged $10 million to the department of neurosurgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA for the BrainSPORT Program, which has been renamed the UCLA Steve Tisch BrainSPORT Program. Announced by President Obama today during a...

2014-05-28 20:21:54

HOUSTON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Houston Methodist Orthopedic and Sports Medicine physicians with Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital are offering sports physicals for all school activities on Saturdays, June 7 and August 2 from 8 a.m. to noon at 13802 Centerfield Drive, Suite 300 on the campus of Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140528/92013 Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine physicians make...

2014-05-27 20:22:12

EXTON, Penn., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Physiotherapy Associates announced today that Dan Dourney is assuming the role as the company's Chief Operations Officer. Dan brings to Physiotherapy Associates a deep understanding of healthcare experience specializing in the operations and management of outpatient services. Previously, Dan served as a Senior Director for Alvarez & Marsal Healthcare Industry Group. Dan also was a member of the Physiotherapy Associates Board of...


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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
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