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2009-12-29 14:29:28

UB program lowered A1C levels in diabetics and cut monthly costs by $212 per patient The role of pharmacists hasn't received much attention in the debate on the cost of health care. But national and regional studies show that when pharmacists directly participate in patient care, they significantly reduce treatment costs and improve outcomes. A study on diabetic patients by the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences identified cost savings with improvements in a...

2009-09-08 02:01:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CEDIA Expo 2009, Booth 3353 -- Epson America today announced two native 1080p 3LCD(TM) home theater projectors designed for custom installers and home theater buffs, the PowerLite(R) Pro Cinema 9100 and 9500 UB. These projectors feature the latest 3LCD chips with D7 technology for amazing color and detail, and significantly higher contrast ratios - the Pro Cinema 9100 achieves a 36,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio and the Pro Cinema 9500 UB...

2009-05-18 04:58:00

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- - 82" Diagonal Interactive Whiteboard With Integrated Speakers and USB Hub Panasonic, the most customer-preferred electronics brand in the Middle East, has launched a range of new technology within the unique Panasonic Panaboard UB-T781 Series. The interactive whiteboard offers an unparalleled working environment by which allows display of the contents of a computer screen directly onto the board. This enables users to...

2008-06-26 21:01:15

By Henry L. Davis A major group of doctors Thursday called for greater physician input in hopes of advancing the consolidation of Kaleida Health and Erie County Medical Center. The 450 physicians affiliated with the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences called on the hospitals to require the involvement of doctors in major decisions and the creation of a physician committee to advise where to locate services or how to integrate them. "We have a golden moment in...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'