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2010-06-08 10:34:00

ATLANTA, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- SeeMyRadiology.com, Accelarad's new online medical image cloud computing service, today announced that Orlando Health, a not-for-profit healthcare organization, will implement the SeeMyRadiology.com diagnostic image sharing technology platform to exchange diagnostic imaging information during trauma transfers from referral facilities and for imaging exchange throughout Orlando Health's eight hospitals and care centers. Orlando Health is the first tertiary...

2010-05-10 12:55:40

Widespread use of the Canadian C-spine rule by triage nurses in emergency departments would ease discomfort of trauma patients and improve patient flow in overcrowded emergency departments in Canada and abroad, according to a study in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). A clinical decision rule called the Canadian C-spine rule, which helps clinicians with diagnostic or therapeutic decisions, was previously developed for c-spine evaluation. It was designed to help physicians "clear"...

2010-04-26 04:30:00

SHANGHAI, April 26 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Biosite's Triage products imported by Inverness Medical Beijing Co., Ltd. in April 2010 have been seized by Beijing Customs for not complying with the applicable importation regulations. As a result, the Chinese market is facing a severe shortage. According to Beijing Customs, the Inspection and Quarantine Bureau of Beijing Customs raised questions regarding the propriety of the importation documents submitted by Inverness Medical Beijing, and...

2010-04-23 09:01:00

ATLANTA, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Broadspire, a Crawford Company (NYSE: CRDA; CRDB) and leading third party administrator of workers compensation claims, liability claims and medical management services, and Medcor, a leading injury triage provider, are partnering to implement services to more effectively direct immediate post-injury treatment for employees. "We looked at a number of different models and, with our extensive medical management experience, also considered...

2010-04-20 05:00:00

SHANGHAI, April 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On April 1, 2010, Haihong Medical Device Bidding Co., the largest government purchase bidding company for medical devices in China, suspended all government bidding for Biosite's Triage products pending the resolution of the lawsuit between Chinmax Medical Systems, Inc. and Inverness Medical Beijing Co. Ltd. (IMB), a subsidiary of Inverness Medical Innovations, Inc. (NYSE: IMA). Public hospitals in many regions of China can only purchase...

2010-04-14 07:00:00

PALM CITY, Fla., April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (OTCPK: CTYX) is pleased to announce that the Company has signed a joint marketing agreement with FONEMED® to provide MedFlash® members with its new concierge service which includes round-the-clock, telephone or web-based access to medical advice, information, products, and services. According to the agreement, Connectyx will be able to offer its MedFlash...

2010-03-29 13:53:00

BEIJING, March 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On March 27, 2010, Chinmax Medical Systems, Inc. held its 2010 Distributor Conference for Biosite products in Shanghai, during which the company discussed its lawsuit against Inverness Medical Beijing Co. Ltd. ("IMB"), a subsidiary of Inverness Medical Innovations, Inc. (NYSE: IMA). In its lawsuit, Chinmax alleges that Inverness has illegally imported a large quantity of Biosite Triage products beginning in August 2009, and sold the products to...

2010-03-08 09:09:00

NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Edward Hospital is among the first hospitals in the country to make Emergency Room wait times available via text message, online and by phone. People can text, click, or call to find out how quickly they'll begin treatment in Edward's ER in Naperville, 801 S. Washington St. and the Edward Plainfield ER 24/7, 127th St. and Van Dyke Rd.: Text: "ERwait" to 41411 Click: www.edward.org (the blue ER wait time banner is displayed in the upper right...

2010-02-17 14:25:34

Nurses who provide telephone advice services have to balance the conflicting demands of providing appropriate medical advice and acting as a gatekeeper to limited healthcare services, according to a review in the March issue of the Journal of Advanced Nursing. Canadian researchers reviewed 16 studies carried out over the last two decades, covering more than 700 nurses in the UK, Canada, the USA and Sweden. The studies included interviews, videotaped consultations, simulated calls and...

2010-01-28 11:48:00

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Vangard Voice Systems, Inc. (Vangard), the innovative provider of the AccuSpeech® Mobile Voice Platform (MVP) which adds high productivity voice-direct capabilities to existing mobile applications, announced a partnership with Vista LifeSciences to voice-enable Vista LifeSciences' medical assessment and clinical encounter/medical record products. The Vangard/Vista LifeSciences partnership will initially focus on adding voice-directed...


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lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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