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2011-05-23 22:22:17

Johns Hopkins University bioethicists say disaster-response planning has generally overlooked the special needs of people who suffer from pre-existing and serious mental conditions.

2011-04-11 08:00:00

BEIJING, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Chinmax Medical Systems Inc., a leading cardiac biomarker distributor in China announced an update regarding the progress of its lawsuit against Inverness Medical Beijing (IMB), a subsidiary of Alere Inc.(NYSE: ALR).

2011-03-21 23:43:18

A new study published by researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College and the University of California, Davis, foresees improvements in patient outcomes after a major earthquake through more effective use of information technology.

2011-03-08 00:00:00

BETHESDA, Md., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BrainScope Company, Inc. announced today that it is preparing for the introduction of the Ahead(TM) EU-100, a product in development to aid in the assessment of head injury, in the United Kingdom.

2011-02-28 15:23:56

Heart attack patients with a history of depression presenting at emergency departments were less likely to receive priority care than people with other conditions.

2011-02-03 00:00:42

TriageLogic's after-hours triage application supports 140,000 triage calls a year Winston-Salem, NC (Vocus/PRWEB) February 02, 2011 TriageLogic™, a leading provider of quality and affordable triage solutions in healthcare, announces full implementation of its Call Center Solution™ at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital located in Cleveland, OH.

2011-01-27 01:00:00

BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BrainScope Company, Inc. today announced its sponsorship of a multi-center, observational clinical study, the "B-Ahead U.K.

2011-01-26 18:36:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's a visual that anyone who has watched TV in the last ten years would recognize: sirens blaring, ambulance wheels screeching to a stop, paramedics speeding an occupied gurney toward the emergency room doors.

2011-01-25 11:24:39

A new disaster preparedness tool from Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate calculates casualty estimates.

2010-12-30 14:29:57

Emergency department overcrowding can result in long waiting times for seriously ill patients.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.